The Fates

The Fates

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Hardback Published on: 09/04/2024
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The Fates
Woven with the threads of life and loss, with the skill of Arachne
This book... THIS BOOK! Ahh... I cannot wait for it's official release as I will be handing it as a top suggestion to oh so many people. Whether you enjoy ... READ MORE
Ella-Mae from Lewes
The Fates
An easy mythical tale
Garland provides a unique twist on the fates, incorporating them into the myth of Atalanta and providing them a voice in a leading role. The non-linear sto... READ MORE
Liberty at Windsor


'A really thrilling and totally original story of Greek mythology that I can't recommend highly enough' JENNIFER SAINT

Before Gods and mortals, there were The Fates . . .

You've heard the legends: three sisters born out of Nyx's darkness, destined to weave the lives, and deaths, of humankind for eternity.

But immortality is a heavy burden, and Clotho, Lachesis and Atropos are captivated by the gloriously human lives of the mortals below, especially those of the great warrior Atalanta and her ill-fated lover, Meleager.

However, being a Goddess of Fate doesn't make you a master of it. Will these three sisters find a way to free the couple, and themselves, from their destinies? Or will they be bound by Fate forever?

'An absolutely stunning read!' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ READER REVIEW

'Out of everything I have ever read, I honestly think this has been my favourite book' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ READER REVIEW

''Fresh and welcoming . . . reading this felt like how listening to a new beautiful song feels' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ READER REVIEW

'I absolutely adored this book' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ READER REVIEW

'Exquisitely written with relatable and likable characters and beautiful world building' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ READER REVIEW

'Had me hooked from the first page and is one of the most unique books inspired by mythology that I have read' ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ READER REVIEW

  • Publisher: Quercus Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781529428124
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 620g
  • Dimensions: 236 x 160 x 38 mm

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The Fates
Excellent retelling
The Fates is a mythological retelling in the vein of multiple interesting books that have recently emerged as a separate genre. Many of these provide an al... READ MORE
Farah Ghuznavi
The Fates
A fun, poetic and thoroughly enjoyable myth retelling
Greek myth retellings are a firm favourite of mine, so I had a feeling I'd enjoy this one. Despite being titled The Fates, this book offers quite a few... READ MORE
Maddy Attridge