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  • 56 of 104 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 3 copies available at Harnett County Library System.

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9 current holds with 104 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Coats Public Library F Mil (Text) 33633002120268 Adult Fiction Available -
Dunn Public Library F Mil (Text) 33436001652913 Adult Fiction Checked out 08/19/2021
Harnett County Main Library F Mil (Text) 33630004558875 Adult Fiction Checked out 08/10/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316556323
  • ISBN: 9780316556347
  • ISBN: 0316556343
  • ISBN: 0316556327
  • Physical Description: 393 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Table of Contents; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Chapter Nine; Chapter Ten; Chapter Eleven; Chapter Twelve; Chapter Thirteen; Chapter Fourteen; Chapter Fifteen; Chapter Sixteen; Chapter Seventeen; Chapter Eighteen; Chapter Nineteen; Chapter Twenty; Chapter Twenty-one; Chapter Twenty-two; Chapter Twenty-three; Chapter Twenty-four; Chapter Twenty-five; Chapter Twenty-six; Chapter Twenty-seven; Cast of Characters; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Praise for "The Song of Achilles"
Summary, etc.:
In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child -- not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world of mortals for companionship, she discovers that she does possess power -- the power of witchcraft, which can transform rivals into monsters and menace the gods themselves. Threatened, Zeus banishes her to a deserted island, where she hones her occult craft, tames wild beasts and crosses paths with many of the most famous figures in all of mythology, including the Minotaur, Daedalus and his doomed son Icarus, the murderous Medea, and, of course, wily Odysseus. But there is danger, too, for a woman who stands alone, and Circe unwittingly draws the wrath of both men and gods, ultimately finding herself pitted against one of the most terrifying and vengeful of the Olympians. To protect what she loves most, Circe must summon all her strength and choose, once and for all, whether she belongs with the gods she is born from, or the mortals she has come to love.
Target Audience Note:
HL660L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 5 19 507153.
Awards Note:
Alex Award, 2019
Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction Longlist, 2019
Chicago Public Library Best Top Ten Books, 2018
New York Public Library Best Books for Adults: Top Ten, 2018
NPR Best Books, 2018
Subject: Circe (Mythological character) > Fiction.
Witches > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Mythology, Greek > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.
Mythological fiction.

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