• Book Thoughts

    Book thoughts | Circe

    I pre-ordered Circe on Kindle back in spring. I only picked it up on New Year’s, and wow, am I glad I started the year with it. There’s not much left to add – everyone has been praising Circe for months, and they are absolutely right to do so. So, this will be a short list of thoughts, mainly reasons why I adored this one. I first met Circe in high school, when we were studying Homer’s Odyssey. Admittedly, she’s not portrayed well there. She’s a witch that turns men into pigs, and then is so taken aback by Odysseus’ intelligence that she falls in love with him. An intelligence…