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  • 56 of 93 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 3 copies available at Harnett County Library System.

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7 current holds with 93 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Coats Public Library F Mil (Text) 33633002120268 Adult Fiction On holds shelf -
Dunn Public Library F Mil (Text) 33436001652913 Adult Fiction Checked out 05/04/2021
Harnett County Main Library F Mil (Text) 33630004558875 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0316556343
  • ISBN: 9780316556347
  • ISBN: 9780316556323
  • ISBN: 0316556327
  • Physical Description: 393 pages : map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: [First Edition].
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Map on front end papers.
Paging and publisher may vary.
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.<br>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.<br>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.
Subject: Circe (Mythological character) > Fiction.
Witches > Fiction.
Magic > Fiction.
Mythology, Greek > Fiction.
Animals, Mythical > Fiction.
Goddesses > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Historical fiction.
Mythological fiction.

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