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Atalanta

(2023)
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An exciting, lyrical new retelling of the trojan war stories from Jennifer Saint, the bestselling author of ELEKTRA (UK, Sunday Times, May 2022) and ARIADNE (UK, Sunday Times, April 2021).

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A brilliant read' Women & Home | 'A spirited retelling' Times | 'Beautiful and absorbing' Fabulous | 'A vivid reimagining of Greek mythology' Harpers Bazaar |'Jennifer Saint has done an incredible job' Red

When a daughter is born to the King of Arcadia, she brings only disappointment.

Left exposed on a mountainside, the defenceless infant Atalanta, is left to the mercy of a passing mother bear and raised alongside the cubs under the protective eye of the goddess Artemis.

Swearing that she will prove her worth alongside the famed heroes of Greece, Atalanta leaves her forest to join Jason's band of Argonauts. But can she carve out her own place in the legends in a world made for men?

Praise for Jennifer Saint's books:

'A lyrical, insightful re-telling'
Daily Mail

'Relevant and revelatory'
Stylist

'Energetic and compelling'
Times

'An illuminating read'
Woman & Home

'A story that's impossible to forget'
Culturefly



Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

April 2023 : UK Hardback
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Title: Atalanta
Author(s): Jennifer Saint
ISBN: 1-4722-9215-4 / 978-1-4722-9215-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Wildfire
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

April 2023 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Atalanta
Author(s): Jennifer Saint
Publisher: Wildfire
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU