Mythology

The term mythology can refer to a body of myths or to any traditional story. A myth is a sacred narrative explaining how the world and humankind came to be in their present form. The main characters in myths are usually gods or supernatural heroes.

The study of myth began in ancient history. Rival classes of the Greek myths by Euhemerus, Plato and Sallustius were developed by the Neoplatonists and later revived by Renaissance mythographers. The nineteenth-century comparative mythology reinterpreted myth as a primitive and failed counterpart of science (Tylor), a "disease of language" (Müller),
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Becoming Leidah
Go the Distance
Aru Shah and the City of Gold (Pandava, #4)
Sistersong
The Light of the Midnight Stars
Folklorn
Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls
Dream Country
Guiding Gaia
A Dark Queen Rises (Burnt Empire Saga, #2)
Ariadne
Wings of Fury (Wings of Fury, #1)
The Bright & the Pale (The Bright & the Pale Duology, #1)
The Descent of the Drowned (The Descent of the Drowned, #1)
Circe
Daughter of the Siren Queen (Daughter of the Pirate King, #2)
The Lives of Saints (Grishaverse)
The Poppy War (The Poppy War, #1)
The Hidden Oracle (The Trials of Apollo, #1)
The Fallen (Hades Castle Trilogy, #1)
The Bright & the Pale (The Bright & the Pale Duology, #1)
The Moonfire Bride (Of Candlelight and Shadows #1)
The Conjurer (The Vine Witch #3)
The Dragon Republic (The Poppy War, #2)
The Tyrant’s Tomb (The Trials of Apollo, #4)
The Dark Prophecy (The Trials of Apollo, #2)
Sin & Chocolate (Demigods of San Francisco #1)
The Bear and the Nightingale (The Winternight Trilogy, #1)
The Warlord (Rise of the Warlords, #1)
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Hades and Persephone
168 books — 843 voters

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Magical Creatures
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328 books — 825 voters

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Modern Adaptations of Greek Mythology
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The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
Circe
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #2)
The Titan's Curse (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #3)
Norse Mythology
The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #4)
The Last Olympian (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #5)
The Song of Achilles
The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1)
The Son of Neptune (The Heroes of Olympus, #2)
The Mark of Athena (The Heroes of Olympus, #3)
The Odyssey
The House of Hades (The Heroes of Olympus, #4)
The Red Pyramid (The Kane Chronicles, #1)
American Gods (American Gods, #1)

Rick Riordan
I said hello to the poodle.
Rick Riordan, The Lightning Thief

Madeline Miller
He is a weapon, a killer. Do not forget it. You can use a spear as a walking stick, but that will not change its nature.
Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles

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