The Moon Runners

The Moon Runners The lush time of ancient Greece comes alive in this gripping novel of mythology adventure and romance In a time when the gods still walked the earth a Macedonian king provoked by greed and jealousy

  • Title: The Moon Runners
  • Author: Mary Lennox
  • ISBN: 9781410402189
  • Page: 241
  • Format: Paperback
  • The lush time of ancient Greece comes alive in this gripping novel of mythology, adventure, and romance In a time when the gods still walked the earth, a Macedonian king provoked by greed and jealousy prepares to conquer neighboring Thessaly, renowned for its culture and riches The goddess Artemis has marked Princess Atalante of Thessaly as the Sign Bearer and war leaderThe lush time of ancient Greece comes alive in this gripping novel of mythology, adventure, and romance In a time when the gods still walked the earth, a Macedonian king provoked by greed and jealousy prepares to conquer neighboring Thessaly, renowned for its culture and riches The goddess Artemis has marked Princess Atalante of Thessaly as the Sign Bearer and war leader of her country Believing the scar she bears disfigures her, Atalante hones her skills as war leader and accepts her fate to never know a man s love Prince Melanion of Macedonia battles his own demons Torn between loyalty to his father, the king, and his childhood vow to protect Thessaly, his mother s homeland, he escapes to the bordering mountains, where he meets Atalante Drawn by trust and a burgeoning desire, they pledge at the altar of Artemis to attempt to avert the war to come Hoping to promote mutual understanding between their personal fighting forces, they join their troops to hunt a monster boar ravaging the countryside in Kalydon Atalante s joy at seeing Melanion again forces her to realize that she loves her enemy If she fights for her homeland, she must fight against him, and maybe kill him How is she to save both Melanion and her country Mary Lennox lives in Appalachia with her husband and children The Moon Runners is her second print novel She now divides her days between the barn and the siren call of her computer.

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