Friday, May 8, 2015

The Swan Maiden

I recently finished a book by Jules Watson entitled The Swan Maiden.  It was one of the most difficult books to get through that I've touched in a while.  

Here's my Goodreads review:

I really enjoyed Watson's Dalriada trilogy so I assumed The Swan Maiden would be equally enjoyable. But for some reason, I just could not get into this book or the characters. I like and admire the attempt to turn mythology into logical, historical fiction, but this did not click with Deirdre and Naisa - at least for me.

It's always disappointing when you think you've found an author whose style you love...and then in their next book, they let you down. That's how I felt with this one.  

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