You don't need to be a Classics major or an expert in Ancient Mediterranean Cultures to appreciate Classical Myth. When I say Classical Myth, I don't mean just Greek Myth - although it did make the biggest contribution. Classical Myth however, is Greek, Roman, Sumerian, and even Egyptian Myth, all of which shared Indo-European origins. These Ancient cultures and their myths have set the stepping stones for modern literature and storytelling as we know it today. Almost every trope, every story, every plot twist know to humanity has somehow - consciously or unconsciously - been inspired by Classical Myth. There is no such thing as a "new" idea; every story in fiction today is, in a way, an extension or a retelling of an older one. Ideas don't just appear out of thin air, they're slowly formed and executed.
Treat yourself on National Wine Day by pairing your favorite wine with a fascinating read!
In this week's Three to Read get introduced to three new novels! We have a beautiful adult contemporary novel revolving around losing a loved one, a swoon-worthy historical rom-com and an adventurous mystery thriller. You won't want to miss out on this awesome recommendations to add to your TBR!
Hey book lovers and welcome back to another week of Three to Read! As the weather warms up it's time to get outside and find a comfy spot to read a good book.
With the added diversity and the unique storylines, people of different cultures and backgrounds worldwide feel more included and motivated to achieve greatness in today's literature. Here are ten of the best books of 2020 that readers could not put down.