Clytemnestra by Costanza Casati
Mother. Monarch. Murderer.
Magnificent . . .
meet Clytemnestra, the ancient world's most wronged woman . . .
She is born to a king but marries a tyrant. She watches helplessly as he sacrifices her child to the gods. She bides her time.
She plots revenge. She knows how to play this game. If power will not be given to her, then she will take it for herself.
She is Clytemnestra
'A passionate picture of a fiercely patriarchal society and her heroine's refusal to be bound by its rules' Sunday Times
'A powerhouse of a novel. Clytemnestra's rage, heartbreak and determination radiate off the page' ELODIE HARPER
'A thrilling tale of power and prophecies, and the fierce Queen who fought back at those who wronged her' COSMOPOLITAN