[[ BOOKS ]] ✸ Persephone Author Allison Shaw – Writerscompany.co.uk

Persephone From Kickstarter In His Ancient Hymns, Homer Tells Us Of The Unyielding Lord Of The Dead Who Kidnapped The Innocent Daughter Of Demeter He Tells Us Quite A Bit, In Fact, For Someone Who Wasn T TherePersephone Is No Tragic Victim, But A Kind Young Woman Held In Place By Her Overbearing Mother A Failed Scheme By Apollo Leads Her To A Chance Encounter With The Humorless Hades, Who Is Struck By Love S Arrow Now He Must Wrestle With His Aching Heart Before He Loses Control EntirelyNot That The Infatuated Persephone Has Any Complaints Regarding Hades Plight As Desire Blooms Between The Secluded Goddess Of The Harvest And The Ruler Of The Underworld, The World Changes Both Above And BelowAllison Shaw, Creator Of Comics Far To The North And Tigress Queen, Drew On Her Passion For Mythology And Ear For Modern Dialogue To Create An Updated Myth For A Mature Audience She Wished To Offer To Her Readers A Feminist And Sensual Take On The Story, Which Has Grown And Popular Over The Years, Thanks To Its Themes Of Change, Rebirth And Growth


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10 thoughts on “Persephone

  1. says:

    I loved this mature retelling of the myth, without any kind of abduction The art is wonderful and with ethical problems I do hope that the artist will make a similar comic about Eros and Psyche.


  2. says:

    originally reviewed at thelibraryladies.com Ever since I was a kid I ve been completely taken with the Persephone and Hades myth I m not sure if it s because Hades is the original Depressive Demon Nightmare Boy, or that I ve always loved the idea of a Queen of the Dead, but their romance and


  3. says:

    This was a B.E.Autiful little book I d read it again to just get lost in the artwork Story was light and fluffy andadult than the art style would belay at points Would recommend for a quick read which is nice and fluffy Very cute and endearing.Not quite a 5 star read though Just not enough substance


  4. says:

    3 StarsReview I had been searching for a graphic novel about Hades and Persephone, something with a sweet romance rather than a dark, erotic one, when I stumbled upon the Kickstarter campaign for this, the exact thing I was looking for But, even though I did like some things about this, I ended up being disap


  5. says:

    3.5 starsThis was short but cute I m a sucker for illustrated myths.


  6. says:

    3.5 Super cute version of Hades and Persephone myth, this couple always melts my heart I also love the artist s unique style and the color palette Unfortunately I found it a bit too short for all the different themes and characters that were introduced, it felt rushed and things definitely escalated too quickly.Obviously recom


  7. says:

    This is a truly sweet comic that does an excellent job translating traditional myths to amodern story The characters were all fleshed out very nicely Even in a slim story, Shaw was able to capture the essence of these classic mythological characters The artwork was simple but beautiful I loved the use of a limited color palette through


  8. says:

    Adorable, sweet, cute, etc etc etc.The classic myth, retold as a fluffy romance I wasn t expecting much depth but actually a whole host of side characters came across as very fleshed out in a very short space of time I especially liked Eros, Thanatos and Mynthe I was also worried it looked slightly simplistic, but it s a lovely balance of simpl


  9. says:

    Why are there notPersephone and Hades adaptions in the world One of my favorite pairings This was very cute and the art was beautiful, I love when comics have such a strong color scheme It got a little steamy in some places, but nothing too crazy All in all, I loved it and I wish there was .


  10. says:

    Short and sweet, with a great spin on the classic myth I never thought I would find this relationship cute a relationship that normally starts with rape but here we are Really hard to get a hold of a copy but I was able to borrow it from a friend.


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