Recommended books by Madeline Miller

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Madeline Miller is an American novelist, whose debut novel was The Song of Achilles. Miller spent ten years writing the book while she worked as a Latin and Greek teacher. The novel, set in Greece, tells the story of the love between Achilles and Patroclus. The Song of Achilles won the Orange Prize for Fiction, making Miller the fourth debut novelist to win the prize.

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Product picture for CIRCE by Madeline Miller
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"A bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story," this #1 New York Times bestseller is "both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right" (Alexandra Alter, The New York Times).

In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child--not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world of mortals for...
Book cover from The Song of Achilles: A Novel by Madeline Miller
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“At once a scholar’s homage to The Iliad and startlingly original work of art by an incredibly talented new novelist….A book I could not put down.”
—Ann Patchett

“Mary Renault lives again!” declares Emma Donoghue, author of Room, referring to The Song of Achilles, Madeline Miller’s thrilling, profoundly moving, and utterly unique retelling of the legend of Achilles and the Trojan War. A tale of gods, kings, immortal fame, and the human heart, The Song of Achilles is...
Book cover from Girls Lead: Extraordinary Girls Share How You Can Stand Up, Step Out and Lead in All Areas of Your Life by Julie Carrier
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What happens when amazing girls from around the country team together with Julie Carrier, America’s #1 Speaker for Girls and Young Women, to share their stories to inspire other girls worldwide? Girls Lead!

Featuring girls and young women authors from a wide range of backgrounds, experiences and ages from around the country (and even the world), Girls Lead shows that every girl, right now, regardless of challenges and setbacks, can bounce back—and lead, achieve and succeed—all...
Book cover from Joseph Woods Hancock : The Life and Times of a Minnesota Pioneer by Madeline Angell
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From Introduction: "Joseph Woods Hancock has a number of 'firsts' to his credit. He was the first permanent white settler in Red Wing, Minnesota, the town's first postmaster, and Goodhue County's first register of deeds. He helped organize the first presbytery in the area and was the first minister of the Red Wing Presbyterian Church and the first superintendent of schools in Goodhue County. In the field of history, he was the first president of three organizations: the Old Settlers...
Book cover from The Fair Women: The Story of the Womens Building at the Worlds Columbian Exposition, Chicago 1893 by Jeanne Madeline Weimann
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The World's Columbian Exposition included amazing exhibits of the results of women's activities -- in the arts, industry, science, politics and philanthropy. Most of these were housed in the Woman's Building, which was designed, decorated and administered entirely by women.
Book cover from La cancion de Aquiles (Spanish Edition) by Madeline Miller
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Dioses, héroes y hombres en un mundo aparentemente gobernado por el Destino. La más grande epopeya de nuestra civilización sigue presente hoy más que nunca. El joven príncipe Patroclo mata por accidente a un muchacho. Repudiado por su padre, es exiliado al reino de Ftía, donde lo acoge el rey Peleo, un hombre bendecido por los dioses, inteligente, apuesto, valiente y reconocido por su piedad. Tanto que se le concedió el más alto honor, la posibilidad de engendrar un hijo con una diosa:...
Book cover from Lamb Tales for Kids: Four Fantastic Short Stories About Lambs for Children (Illustrated) by Arthur Bailey
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Four short stories about lambs are selected from several books for children. These tales are designed to be fascinating reading for young children. The tales are: (1) Tale of Snowball Lamb, (2) Sheep and Lamb, (3) Story of a Lamb on Wheels, and (4) Minnie’s Pet Lamb. Children have enjoyed reading these tales for years and it is good to find them in one single volume.
Book cover from Le chant dAchille by Madeline Miller
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Ce ne sont encore que des enfants : Patrocle est aussi chétif et maladroit qu'Achille est solaire, puissant, promis par sa déesse de mère à la gloire des immortels. En grandissant côte à côte, l'amitié surgit entre ces deux êtres si dissemblables. Indéfectible. Quand, à l'appel du roi Agamemnon, les deux jeunes princes se joignent au siège de Troie, la sagesse de l'un et la colère de l'autre pourraient bien faire dévier le cours de la guerre... Au risque de faire mentir l'Olympe...
Book cover from Blacks Bible Dictionary by Madeline S. Miller
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Illustrated. Rebound.Hardback,Ex-Library,with usual stamps markings, ,in good all-round condition, ,843pages.