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Hera: Bow down to the Queen of Mount Olympus

by Jennifer Saint

Hardback (unsigned) £20
Published 23rd May 2024
Signed first edition £20
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The enthralling tale of a powerful Greek goddess maligned in both myth and ancient history, as told by Sunday Times bestselling author Jennifer Saint.

‘An exceptional achievement’ ELODIE HARPER
‘A very special novel’ COSTANZA CASATI
‘The essential mythological book of the decade’ NIKITA GILL

When Hera, immortal goddess and daughter of the ancient Titan Cronus, helps her brother Zeus to overthrow their tyrannical father, she dreams of ruling at his side.

As they establish their reign on Mount Olympus, Hera suspects that Zeus might be just as ruthless and cruel as the father they betrayed.

She was always born to rule, but must she lose herself in perpetuating this cycle of violence and cruelty? Or can she find a way to forge a better world?

Often portrayed as the jealous wife or the wicked stepmother, this retelling captures the many sides of Hera, vengeful when she needs to be but also compassionate and most importantly, an all-powerful queen to the gods.

More praise for HERA:

‘A thrilling depiction’
ELIZABETH FREMANTLE
‘Subtle, nuanced and utterly gorgeous’ SARAH UNDERWOOD
‘Jennifer Saint’s best book yet’ ROSIE HEWLETT
‘Vast in scope and thoroughly entertaining’ NIKKI MARMERY
‘An absolutely triumph’ JASMINE ELMER

Details

Hera: Bow down to the Queen of Mount Olympus
by Jennifer Saint

ISBN
9781472292209

Publisher
Headline Publishing Group

Binding
Hardback

Publication date
May 23, 2024

Dimensions
23.8cm x 15.8cm x 4.0cm