“This is as close as you will ever come to entering the world of mythology as a participant. Stunning, touching and unique.” –Margaret George
Madeline Miller has a BA and MA from Brown University in Latin and Ancient Greek, and has been teaching both for the past nine years. She has also studied at the Yale School of Drama, specialising in adapting classical tales to a modern audience. The Song of Achilles is her first novel and was the winner of the Orange Prize for Fiction 2012.
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.Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More