!!> Read ➱ Asphodel (The Underworld Trilogy, #1) ➵ Author Lauren Hammond – Thomashillier.co.uk

Asphodel (The Underworld Trilogy, #1) Persephone Has Been Running For Her Entire Life Running From The Humans To Keep Her Immortality A Secret And Running From A Man Who Haunts Her Dreams Not A Man But A God, Who Will Stop At Nothing Until He Gets What He Wants And What He Wants Most, Is Her.Trapped In The Realm Of The Dead, Persephone Plans To Return To The Land Of The Living The Underworld Is A Terrifying Place Where Ghosts Roam Freely, Three Headed Dogs Patrol The Gates, And It S A Living Grave Where The Rules Of Earth And The Warmth Of The Sun No Longer Apply But Then, Something Unexpected Happens Persephone Finds Herself Falling For The God Who Abducted Her, The God Who Has Chased Her For Five Thousand Years, A God Who Is None Other Than Death Himself, Hades.Ripped Out Of The Underworld By Zeus, Persephone Must Find A Pomegranate To Return To The Realm Of The Dead And To Her Beloved Consuming Only A Seed Of The Fruit Of The Dead Would Bind Persephone To Spend Her Life Beneath The Earth S Core With Hades But Zeus Has Reduced Every Pomegranate Tree In The World To Ash Except One Persephone Must Locate That One Remaining Pomegranate Tree, A Quest That Could Ignite A War Between The Two Mightiest Of The God S A War That Could Cause Persephone To Lose The Only Family She S Ever Known Or Give Up A Love That Comes Only Once Every Five Thousand Years.


10 thoughts on “Asphodel (The Underworld Trilogy, #1)

  1. says:

    Yay Nobody loves mythological re tellingsthan me


  2. says:

    I am only half way through this book but I can t take it any I love Greek myth stories and I love YA novels, but when the book is missing crucial words punctuation character traits it eats at my enjoyment I don t think this book has ever even heard the word editor.On top of that, the heroine is though immortal acting like a child She has supposedly lived for centuries and yet she still cries at the drop of a hat still flustered by a cute boy still doesn t question why her mother w I am only half way through this book but I can t take it any I love Greek myth stories and I love YA novels, but when the book is missing crucial words punctuation character traits it eats at my enjoyment I don t think this book has ever even heard the word editor.On top of that, the heroine is though immortal acting like a child She has supposedly lived for centuries and yet she still cries at the drop of a hat still flustered by a cute boy still doesn t question why her mother won t answer some basic questions I know its a YA novel but ...


  3. says:

    The mythology in this was just god awful that was bad wasn t it moving on One of the things that kept niggling at me was the character life cycles It was mentioned a number of times that Persephone had had many 17th birthdays, the implication seemingly that her age never stretched any further than that, but that was it What is that supposed to tell me That she s forever being re incarnated That her mother Demeter just keeps on jumping Zeus s bones to have her That, although she herself The mythology in this was just god awful that was bad wasn t it moving on One of the things that kept niggling at me was the character life cycles It was mentioned a number of times that Persephone had had many 17th birthdays, the implication seemingly that her age never stretched any further than that, but that was it What is that supposed to tell me That she s forever being re incarnated That her mother Demeter just keeps on jumping Zeus s bones to have her That, although she herself constantly makes statements like Luckily for me, I ve lived for a long time as in she s amassed a bit of knowledge over the centuries years, she still thinks...


  4. says:

    Well, it was a great idea executed in a very poor way It was a complete struggle to read and nearly impossible to enjoy Persephone is thousands of years old but has the maturity of a seven year old She is whinny, irritating, dull and honestly, quite dumb she can t figure out things that are blatantly obvious I didn t like her and could not relate to her She goes to high school and likes a boy at her high school I m in my 20s and could never do this if I were 17 again let alone if I were Well, it was a great idea executed in a very poor way It was a complete struggle to read and nearly impossible to enjoy Persephone is thousands of years old but has the maturity of a seven year old She is whinny, irritating, dull and honestly, quite dumb she can t figure out things that are blatantly obvious I didn t like her and could not relate to her She goes to high school and likes a boy at her high school I m in my 20s and could never do this if I were 17 again let alone if I were thousands of years old Persephone s Mother Demeter treats her as though she s about four years old she tries to protect her and shield her from Hades who was promised by Zeus Persephone s Father that she would be his wife Demeter and Persephone are constantly on the run from Hades but Persephone has never known why they are always moving from continent to continent You re thousands of years old figure it out The author...


  5. says:

    SynopsisHades is lonely and bored ruling the underworld Zeus has promised him a wife, but has refused to actually give her to him.ReviewI apologize for the very short synopsis, but I wasn t able to make itthan 50 pages in to the novel.I was drawn to Aspodel by the cover and the premise of the story I love retold or modernized myths, and this one looked interesting Unfortunately, the writing was so poor that I gave up searching for the plot The author uses words incorrectly and in the w SynopsisHades is lonely and bored ruling the underworld Zeus has promised him a wife, but has refused to actually give her to him.ReviewI apologize for the very short synopsis, but I wasn t able to make itthan 50 pages in to the novel.I was drawn to Aspodel by the cover and the premise of the story I love retold or modernized myths, and this one looked interesting Unfortunately, the writing was so poor that I gave up searching for the plot The author uses words incorrectly and in the wrong tense constantly, and her u...


  6. says:

    I wish there was a lower star rating than 1 This is a horrible book and I am really surprised how the author ever managed to get this published Either she was high when she was writing this or this was book written by her five year old Her metaphors made me cringe the entire time and I read the entire book hoping that it will get better I am not much of ...


  7. says:

    The editorial mistakes Dear god Ms Hammond, if you re having trouble finding a copy editor, I am available for hire.


  8. says:

    Asphodel noun any of various Old World herbs especially genera Asphodelus and Asphodeline of the lily family with flowers in usually long erect racemesThis book is a light read and I m pretty sure adolescents like me would also enjoy this I have mixed feelings with it and let me start off with the good ones What I Like _ Ms Lauren really researched and knows a lot about Greek myths I d like to congratulate her for writing real facts from the Greek myths and one of thealmostAsphodel noun any of various Old World herbs especially genera Asphodelus and Asphodeline of the lily family with flowers in usually long erect racemesThis book is a light...


  9. says:

    This islike 2.5 stars than 3.I really, really wanted to like this book I love Hades and Persephone, I love retellings, and I love ya novels, so it should have been a perfect fit for me Unfortunately, it didn t really work for me.First off, it should have been looked over once or twiceby an editor Some of the mistakes may have just been because of the format there were a couple of times were parts of sentences were repeated, and I know that ereaders sometimes do wonky things to th This islike 2.5 stars than 3.I really, really wanted to like this book I love Hades and Persephone, I love retellings, and I love ya novels, so it should have been a perfect fit for me Unfortunately, it didn t really work for me.First off, it should have ...


  10. says:

    Story was really weak in the beggining, Persephone acts like a adolescent, though she is five thousand years old goddess It really made me mad, so immature But later she becomes better, not that she loses all of her childness Hades was like how i expected him to be charismatic, myterious, smart Not in the beggining, but after half of the book i really liked book and story.It wasn t clasical Hades And Persephone, there were some differences Like her going school and not acting like what wa Story was really weak in the beggining, Per...


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