Modern Adaptations of Greek Mythology
Fiction, poetry and drama; must have been written in the 20th century or later, and only Greek mythology please (not Roman, Norse, Indian, etc.).

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1 The Lightning Thief (Percy ...
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2 The Last Olympian (Percy Ja...
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3 The Battle of the Labyrinth...
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4 The Sea of Monsters (Percy ...
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5 The Titan's Curse (Percy Ja...
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6 The Lost Hero (The Heroes o...
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7 The Son of Neptune (The Her...
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8 Starcrossed (Starcrossed, #1)
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9 The Goddess Test (Goddess T...
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10 Triton the Aegean Chronicles
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11 The Mark of Athena (The Her...
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12 Abandon (Abandon, #1)
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13 Nobody's Princess (Nobody's...
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14 Persephone the Phony (Godde...
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15 Athena the Brain (Goddess G...
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16 The Penelopiad
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17 Oh. My. Gods. (Oh. My. Gods...
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18 Persephone (Daughters of Ze...
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19 Aphrodite the Beauty (Godde...
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20 Goddess Boot Camp (Oh. My. ...
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21 The Demigod Files
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22 Touch of Frost (Mythos Acad...
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23 Pandora Gets Vain (Mythic M...
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24 Athena the Wise (Goddess Gi...
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25 Tritonium
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26 Ulysses
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27 O Brother, Where Art Thou?
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28 The Throne of Fire (Kane Ch...
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29 Pandora Gets Heart (Mythic ...
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30 American Gods (American God...
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31 The Demigod Diaries
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32 The House of Hades (The Her...
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33 The King Must Die (Theseus,...
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34 The Shadow Thieves (Cronus ...
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35 Goddess Interrupted (Goddes...
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36 The Goddess Inheritance (Go...
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37 The Serpent's Shadow (Kane ...
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38 Sweet Venom (Medusa Girls, #1)
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39 Dreamless (Starcrossed, #2)
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40 Kiss of Frost (Mythos Acade...
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41 Charis: Journey to Pandora'...
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42 The Helmet of Horror: The M...
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43 Weight: The Myth of Atlas a...
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44 Antigone
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45 The Bull from the Sea (Thes...
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46 The Red Pyramid (Kane Chron...
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47 Pandora Gets Lazy (Mythic M...
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48 Pandora Gets Jealous (Mythi...
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48 Artemis the Loyal (Goddess ...
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50 Medusa the Mean (Goddess Gi...
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50 Sweet Shadows (Medusa Girls...
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52 The Goddess Hunt (Goddess T...
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53 First Frost (Mythos Academy...
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54 Everneath (Everneath, #1)
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55 The Alchemyst (The Secrets ...
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56 The Magician (The Secrets o...
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57 The Thousand Year Curse (Cu...
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57 The Butterfly Crest
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57 Zeus Is Dead: A Monstrously...
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60 Mourning Becomes Electra
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61 The Pantheon (Olympia Heigh...
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62 Radiant Darkness
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63 Girl Meets Boy: The Myth of...
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63 Of Poseidon (The Syrena Leg...
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65 The Pericles Commission (Th...
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66 Acheron (Dark-Hunter, #8)
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67 Darkness Becomes Her (Gods ...
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68 Artemis the Brave (Goddess ...
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69 Goddess (Starcrossed, #3)
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70 Aphrodite the Diva (Goddess...
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71 The Immortal Fire (Cronus C...
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72 Dark Frost (Mythos Academy,...
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73 Pandora Gets Frightened (My...
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74 Pandora Gets Greedy (Mythic...
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75 Poseidon’s Children (The Le...
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76 Hades' Disciples (The Legac...
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76 The Curse of Betrayal (Curs...
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78 Modern Disciples: Volume 1
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79 The Secret History
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80 Where Three Roads Meet: The...
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81 Goddess of the Night (Daugh...
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82 The Family Reunion
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83 The Siren Song (Cronus Chro...
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84 Antigoddess (Goddess War, #1)
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85 The Night Tourist (Jack Per...
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86 Crimson Frost (Mythos Acade...
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87 Neverfall (Everneath, #1.5)
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88 Everbound (Everneath, #2)
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89 Midnight Frost (Mythos Acad...
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90 The Flame of Olympus (Pegas...
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91 Book of Monsters - Ancient ...
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91 Breath of Air (Dryad Quarte...
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91 Godhead (The Last Olympiad,...
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91 The Guardians of Karma
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95 Pegasus and the Fight for O...
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96 Black Orpheus
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96 The Song of Achilles
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98 Les Mouches
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99 The Blood of Olympus (The H...
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100 Goddess of Troy (Goddess Su...
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message 1: by Aliashayle (new)

Aliashayle 2010 chapter books for tween girls that are take-offs on Greek mythology:

Pandora series (Pandora Gets Vain, etc) by Carolyn Hennessy

Goddess Girls series (Athena the Brain, etc) by Joan Holub and Suzanne Williams


Themis-Athena (Does not and never will own a Kindle) Everybody is able to add books to these list, so feel free to add them! :)


message 3: by Tia (new)

Tia wheres MARK OF ATHENA?!
i added it. it should be at the top with all the percy jackson books, but its not for some reason


Susanna - Censored by GoodReads You could add it; it's easy to add books to lists. At the top of the list, at the tab next to "all votes."


message 5: by OωℓHєåđ (new)

OωℓHєåđ Thx! I voted for and added all the Rick Riordan books!
#Mytholgy4Ever


message 6: by OωℓHєåđ (new)

OωℓHєåđ Aliashayle wrote: "2010 chapter books for tween girls that are take-offs on Greek mythology:

Pandora series (Pandora Gets Vain, etc) by Carolyn Hennessy

Goddess Girls series (Athena the Brain, etc) by Joan Holub an..."


They r both great!


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