söndag 18 december 2011

Jag vann en bok!

Goodreads! Det är jättekonstigt, jag har aldrig haft tur i tävlingar.. men den senaste tiden har jag vunnit två stycken (den andra var två säsonger av Being Human hos Fiktiviteter). Underbart :)

Boken jag vann heter Asphodel och är skriven av Lauren Hammond, och jag vann den alltså i en Goodreads-giveaway vilket sidan har en hel del av faktiskt. Vet inte när den dyker upp i min brevlåda, men förvänta er en recension strax därefter!

Så här lyder beskrivningen av boken på Goodreads:

Persephone has been running for her entire life. Running from the humans to keep her immortality a secret. And running from a man who haunts her dreams. Not a man but a god, who will stop at nothing until he gets what he wants. And what he wants most, is her.

Trapped in the realm of the dead, Persephone plans to return to the land of the living. The underworld is a terrifying place where ghosts roam freely, three headed dogs patrol the gates, and it’s a living grave where the rules of earth and the warmth of the sun no longer apply. But then, something unexpected happens. Persephone finds herself falling for the god who abducted her, the god who has chased her for five thousand years, a god who is none other than death himself, Hades.

Ripped out of the underworld by Zeus, Persephone must find a pomegranate to return to the realm of the dead and to her beloved. Consuming only a seed of the fruit of the dead would bind Persephone to spend her life beneath the earth’s core with Hades. But Zeus has reduced every pomegranate tree in the world to ash. Except one. Persephone must locate that one remaining pomegranate tree, a quest that could ignite a war between the two mightiest of the god’s. A war that could cause Persephone to lose the only family she’s ever known or give up a love that comes only once every five thousand years.

1 kommentar:

  1. Wow! Låter bra! Väldigt många inslag från mytologin med en twist =)