Essays and Reviews

Madeline Miller reads from Circe

‘The truth is, men make terrible pigs.’ Watch @MillerMadeline read an extract from her new novel #Circe. https://bloomsbury.com/circe-97814088…

Circe book trailer is up

I am happy to announce that the book trailer for Circe has been posted. You can watch all the videos for the book on the video section of the archive.

Circe is officially out!

April 10th, 2018 Today, Circe is finally out in the world!  I have lots of exciting updates below, but first I wanted to take a moment to say thank you to all of you for your support and faith in my work.  In the last eight years, I have had the privilege to hear from so…

Win a trip to Crete and more UK news!

Thursday, March 1st, 2018 My fabulous UK publisher Bloomsbury has cooked up something exciting with Waterstones and Destinology: the chance to win a three night vacation in Crete!  The winner will be chosen from those who preorder a copy of Circe through Waterstones before April 18th. And, while I’m on the topic of Bloomsbury, their…

Circe - UK Edition

UK Cover Reveal of CIRCE

Monday, September 25th, 2017 My wonderful UK publisher Bloomsbury has just revealed the cover for their edition of CIRCE!  It is gorgeous and completely different from the US version–yet I love how the two covers both capture Circe’s witchy boldness.

Circe - US Edition

First Chapter and US Cover Reveal

Thursday, August 17th, 2017 I am excited to announce that the first chapter of CIRCE is available now as a sneak-peek! EW published it online, along with the fabulous cover for the US edition.  The image they use isn’t a photo, so it can’t do the amazing gold effect justice.  Below is a picture that…

UK Bloomsbury Proof!

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017 I was fortunate to get to travel to London a few weeks ago for a visit with my fabulous British publisher, Bloomsbury.  They had a pre-proof of Circe waiting for me, and here it is! This picture definitely does not capture the full gold-lettered glory, but it’s a little peek into…

CIRCE update and publication dates

Hello!  I had previously posted with bold intentions that I was going to offer a list of some of my favorite books of last year, but we are now well into June with no such list! My apologies for that, but there is good reason for the silence: I have been working non-stop on the final edits and…

End of the Year and Holiday Books

Hello to all! I hope that you are having a wonderful holiday season.  Thank you again to all the people who sent me notes on social media or through my website about their excitement for Circe!  I’m so grateful and appreciative.  Your faith in my work will buoy me through the days of edits and copyedits…

Circe in the UK

Friday, October 7th, 2016 I am delighted to announce that Circe is going to be published with Bloomsbury in the UK sometime in 2018! I loved working with the fabulous Bloomsbury team on The Song of Achilles, and am thrilled to be returning for Circe. I also wanted to thank all those who posted kind messages on social media,…

CIRCE is coming!

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016 I am thrilled to be able to announce that my second novel, narrated by Circe, the witch from the Odyssey, is in the hands of my US editor, Lee Boudreaux.  The book is scheduled, as of now, to come out in the US early in 2018, published by Lee Boudreaux Books,…

Signed Books Available Again!

December 3rd, 2015 I’ve been receiving lots of requests for signed and personalized books, and I’m glad to announce that they are available once more, thanks to the lovely people at Main Point Books in Bryn Mawr, PA! For a signed copy of The Song of Achilles, use this link to order, and in the “comment”…