Category: retellings and adaptations

Review: The Dark Prophecy

Review: The Dark Prophecy

The Dark Prophecy is the new book in Rick Riordan's The Trials of Apollo; the sequel to The Hidden Oracle. This review will contain spoilers for THO, but remains spoiler-free for TDP. If you haven't read The Hidden Oracle yet, I urge you to go read it right now, and then come back. (Or maybe read Percy Jackson and the Olympians and Heroes … Continue reading Review: The Dark Prophecy

Review: the Iliad

Review: the Iliad

This is a post for my March book challenge, #marchmonthofmythology. Today's prompt for my challenge is 'Achilles' and while there are many fun myths about him, I couldn't pick one I wanted to tell. Instead, I decided to do a review of the Iliad. (But if there's a particular Achilles myth you'd like to know … Continue reading Review: the Iliad

Some thoughts on Percy Jackson

I wrote this review of the Percy Jackson and Heroes of Olympus series a while ago (I read the books in the spring of 2016), and it kind of got out of hand because when it comes to Greek mythology, I'm very excitable. I already posted it on my tumblr, but I'd still like to … Continue reading Some thoughts on Percy Jackson