Madeline Miller reads from Circe

‘The truth is, men make terrible pigs.’ Watch @MillerMadeline read an extract from her new novel #Circe.…

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.



The Song of Achilles on sale online

Amazon UK and Waterstones have The Song of Achilles marked as officially in stock and on sale!  Those of you who have pre-ordered copies should be receiving them any day now.

Cornflower Books

The outstanding UK literary site, Cornflower Books, just posted a lovely review of The Song of Achilles.

Bloomsbury Special Edition

The wonderful people at Bloomsbury have decided to do a limited special edition  of The Song of Achilles.  I haven’t seen a hard copy yet, but the photographs are gorgeous!

Achilles in Croatia

The Song of Achilles will be translated into Croatian, and published by Lumen, an imprint of Skolska Knjiga. It will also be appearing soon in Germany and Spain.

South Africa in September

I was thrilled and honored to be invited to Open Book Cape Town, a fabulous literary festival in South Africa. Some truly amazing authors will be there.  Can’t wait!


Happy #IndependentBookstoreDay! Sending love and gratitude out to all the indie bookstores for their heroic efforts always, and especially this past year. Thank you for everything you do--you make this world a better place and we love you!

Everyone who has asked me for a book recommendation in the past three years has heard me say: PACHINKO by @minjinlee11. This essay, like all her work, is brilliant, sublimely thoughtful, love-filled, galvanizing, potent. Thank you, Min Jin Lee, for the gift of your writing.

Min Jin Lee@minjinlee11

This essay was difficult to write but writing it reminded me that there was consolation in remembering.

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