Hades and persephone inspired books
Best Young Adult Persephone and Hades Retellings | Kaitlin BevisI kind of hate Greek mythology. But mostly, I had a horrific experience of trying to cram all the myths into my brain on one of the last days of summer to prepare for a class that then never touched any of the myths. But one myth that I have always loved is the Persephone and Hades myth. Sure, he wanted companionship, but would he force Persephone? Persephone had a toxic relationship with her mom and decided she kind of liked this dude and now she gets to rule the underworld for half the year. How badass is that?
Trope Rec Tuesday: The Epic Romance of Hades and Persephone
You can also see them in shows, movies, plays, etc. Romantic tropes are everywhere, and they are fabulous. I adore them and I always tend to find my favorite ones in romance books so I can enjoy them more. I decided to do a sort of Trope Tuesday piece where I will be talking about many tropes and recommend you all some of my favorites that fit. What is a trope? It can also be described as another variation on the same theme. Your favorite couples?
In the year I worked on Persephone, so did several other completely unconnected authors. An idea gets in the air, and several different people catch it. Not Persephone reincarnated. Not a girl living through a similar story. Some of the myths have already happened in my world, but the majority are still unfolding in new and interesting ways. Here are some of my favorite retellings out there.
Books shelved as hades-and-persephone: Abandon by Meg Cabot, Persephone by Kaitlin Bevis, Receiver of Many by Rachel Alexander, Seeds Volume One by.
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