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Her separation from the world is intensified when she is taken by Hades. His limbs were twisted and broken and blood oozed from every opening on the man’s face. What a wonderful story. I didn’t enjoy this book at all.

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See all 3 questions about Asphodel…. He didn’t really work for me. She has two more no Lauren Hammond knew from a young age that she was born to be a writer. I didn’t enjoy this book at all. I don’t want to give away too much of the story, but the relationship between Hades and Persephone will leave you wanting more. This story not only requires suspension of disbelief fine, it’s a mythology story, that’s hammlnd but also suspension of common sense and any thought processes whatsoever.

I understand that typos happen and it asphldel not detract from the story itself, but for me, it interrupted the flow of the story whenever I came across one. Gods live forever, are immortal, ok, that goes without saying.


What is your favorite Greek myth? I’m pretty sure in the actual myth laurdn kept her for asphdoel longer than he did. It’s not ideal, but it’s common enough. Also as if anyone remotely connected to Olympus doesn’t know of Adonis.

Persephone finds herself falling for the god who abducted her, the god who has chased her for five thousand years, a god who is none other than death himself, Hades. Open Preview See a Problem?

Asphodel (The Underworld Trilogy, #1)

Hades can only claim Persephone, who has been promised to him by Zeus, on her 17th birthday. He takes me by surprise hsmmond he whips around, clutches my arm and backs me up into the wall, his cheeks flushed and red, full of rage. Not a page later she is bawling and I am not making this up wrapped around his leg like a four year old.

First off let me state that I enjoyed this book. Trivia About Asphodel The Und Kelly Hashway January 6, at 8: I, like several others, could not finish this book. And with the unique twist on the story, I fell in love with it.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It would been fine if it wasn’t as long as the myth, but they’re together such a short time that it doesn’t make all that much sense for her to like him as much as she does. Persephone proves this when she’s in the Underworld and she says her moms name into a weird computer thing. Friday, January 6, Asphodel by Lauren Hammond.


Asphodel is the first book I’ve ever read by Lauren Hammond and I must say I don’t regret picking it up right when I first got my Kindle. The first book I ever read on my Kindle; I was not disappointed.

Asphodel (The Underworld Trilogy, #1) by Lauren Hammond

No trivia or quizzes yet. I don’t think this book has ever even heard the word ‘editor’. She was also selfish she even said so hammomd in the book. View all 16 comments.

Her metaphors made me cringe the entire time and I read the entire book hoping that it will get better. I disliked this book, but finished it. She spends the entire book sobbing and falling apart. Return to Book Page.

Rage bubbled inside of the might God and Hades boomed, “Aren’t you a man? I yawn and stretch, hxmmond over. The mythology in this was just god awful. Become a LibraryThing Author.

Wikipedia in English None. Preview — Asphodel by Lauren Hammond. But that is just the tip of the iceberg. I loved this retelling because Demeter and Persephone hide among humans and live like common asphodeel instead of the godesses they are. Published December 20th by S. The correct word to use would be Gods.