Review: “The Goddess Legacy” by Aimée Carter

For the love of books

Another of my reviews that never made it to the Examiner.

Scribo, Ergo Sum

Ever since I opened my Ancient Greece history book in the 4th grade, I’ve been circling around the mystery and intrigue of Greek mythology.   Greek myths hold a lot of potential for retelling.  They present a new angle of life and observation.   And I already know someday I’m going to join the club of authors who have retold many Greek myths in new and exciting ways.

Aimée Carter is one of these authors.  I really enjoyed The Goddess Test but got in a huff over Goddess Interrupted.  The former introduced an amazing main character and a new twist on my favorite Greek myth.  The latter ruined my perception of the former and…I thoroughly did not enjoy it.  But The Goddess Legacy was…inspiring.

When I first read the synopsis, I already was thinking this novel by Carter was going to be different.  Happily, it was extremely different.  Five…

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