Goddess of Yesterday

Goddess of Yesterday

Caroline B. Cooney


Anaxandra is taken from her start island at age 6 by means of King Nicander to be a better half to his crippled daughter, Princess Callisto. Six years later, her new island is sacked via pirates and he or she is the only survivor. by myself with in basic terms her Medusa figurine, she reinvents herself as Princess Callisto while Menelaus, nice king of Sparta, lands along with his males. he is taking her again to Sparta with him the place Helen, his appealing spouse, doesn't think that the red-headed baby is Princess Callisto. even though terrified of the half-mortal, half-goddess Helen, Anaxandra is ready to remain out of harm’s way—until the Trojan princes Paris and Aeneas arrive. Paris and Helen’s fascination with one another quickly turns to ardour and plunges Sparta and Troy into battle. Can Anaxandra locate the braveness to reinvent herself once more, appease the gods, and shop herself?

In Caroline B. Cooney’s epic story of 1 girl’s braveness and should to outlive, Anaxandra learns that house is the place you're making it and identification is going deeper than simply your name.

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