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Skies of Olympus Blog Tour and Review. Please don’t forget to enter the Giveaway at the end of my post
Skies of Olympus
(Skies of Olympus, #1)
Publication date: May 11th 2019
Genres: Fantasy, Mythology, Young Adult
Twelve deadly Trials. A race for immortality. Her last chance for revenge.
Olympus is a beautiful but dangerous place, controlled by twelve Gods wielding unlimited power. Now they have devised the ultimate entertainment; a chance for their favourites to compete in twelve trials to win the ultimate prize – immortality.
Lyssa didn’t think the Gods knew who she was, until she was chosen to try out for the Trials with the crew of her old but beloved smugglers ship, the Alastor. For her the Trials are about much more than an eternal life. They’re about stopping the monster from her past gaining the one thing that would put her revenge out of reach forever. Can she face her murderous father and stop him from becoming immortal?
Join Lyssa and her crew alongside giants, centaurs, satyrs and Gods in the first of twelve episodes of this brand new YA Fantasy retelling. This is Greek mythology like you’ve never read before.
Eliza Raine, First installment Skies of Olympus, in The Immortality Trials Series, is a creative, adventures retelling. Olympus comes to life in this richly detailed world building. The Author has created an an engaging new spin, where Olympus is controlled by twelve gods wielding unlimited power. Now they have devised a new kind of entertainment; a chance for their favourites to compete in twelve Trials to win the ultimate prize – immortality. Are main protagonist is Lyssa, who happens to be the daughter of the brutally violent Hercules. She has sworn vengeance against her father and the Gods have given her the just the opportunity our heroine needs.
Zeus and the other Gods, have set up 12 trails to find a hero and reward them and their crew with immortality. Chosen by Athena herself Lyssa is determined to beat Hercules at all cost. Raine has created a charismatic strong female lead, who captains her own ship, takes on the deadly trials alongside giants, centaurs, satyrs and gods in the first three of twelve episodes of this Greek mythology fantasy retelling This entertaining well paced read, has intriguing plot twist that lead you up to next installment.
I definitely recommend this book if you enjoy Greek mythology and Creative fantasy retelling.
Eliza Raine lives near Reading in England with her husband, three cats and outrageously cute puppy. She has a BA Hons in History and has a deep-rooted passion for all types of mythology and stories about women who don’t need rescuing.
She can usually be found reading fairytale retellings, playing board games or binge-watching Netflix shows.