The Magical World of The Odyssey

Today we wanted to talk about the Odyssey! Now, hold on, I know what you’re probably thinking… That ancient book? Isn’t that just for old scholars? Or PhD level Classicists? Yeah, we had our doubts too! But when one of us recently began reading it as part of a Classical Civilisation A Level, we realisedContinue reading “The Magical World of The Odyssey”

Japanese Mythology In Shadow Of The Fox

Today we’re taking a look at “Shadow of the Fox” by Julie Kagawa. Even from glancing at the cover you can immediately tell that the book is heavily inspired by Japanese culture: Beautiful cherry blossom graces the edges and two samurai-style swords are crossed behind the title. But we all know you can’t always judgeContinue reading “Japanese Mythology In Shadow Of The Fox”