I’m always a bit skeptical when new Greek mythology books are released as they are all too often factual exploratory analyses of the myths, breaking down the meaning or impact rather than actually telling me (or retelling!) the actual stories. And so it was with no small sense of trepidation that I began Mythos. I am so glad I did as it proved to be exactly what I’ve been searching for.
What makes this retelling of Greek myths different from all the others that I have collected over the years is the coherent chronology Continue reading “Mythos | Stephen Fry | a review”