So this month I plan on taking part in the Mythothon that was created by


I am yet to work out what books I going to be reading but going to see what happens with my reading this month. I think I have correctly linked the original down below at the bottom of this post but not sure. if not then use the above link to find the correct WordPress blog. Still getting used to this site.


I will give a list of the prompts that are in this readathon below for you to read but please head on over to the original, who I have linked (hopefully) at the bottom of the page.


Zeus. King of the Gods. God of the Sky. Read a book at least 400 pages long.

Hera. Queen of the Gods. Goddess of Marriage, Mothers and Families. Read a book about royalty.

Hebe. Goddess of Eternal Youth. Read a Middle Grade or Young Adult book.

Poseidon. God of the Sea. Read a book which features the sea – mermaids, pirates, surfers etc.

Hermes. God of Travellers and Thieves. Read a book set in a country not your own.
Map of Days – Ransom Riggs

Aphrodite. Goddess of Love and Beauty. Read a book with a beautiful cover.

The Hydra. Multiheaded Serpent. Read a book with more than one POV.

Iris. Goddess of the Rainbow. Read a book with your favourite colour on the cover or in the title.

Ancient Greece. Read a book set in the past.

Hestia. Goddess of the Hearth. Read the first book in a series.

Dionysus. God of Wine. Celebrate this year by reading a 2018 release.

Achilles and Patroclus. Read a book with an LGBT+ protagonist.

Free Choice.

Homer. Read a retelling (of a myth, fairy tale, classic novel etc.)

Hephaestus. God of Fire and Smiths. Read a book with a disabled character.

Ares. God of War. Read a book with a compelling antagonist or a written from the villain’s POV.

Echidna. Mother of Monsters. Read a book about monsters – dragons, zombies, serial killers etc.

Herakles. Read a popular book (define ‘popular’ as you wish).

Gaia. Primordial Earth Goddess. Read a book which was published at least 5 years ago.

Artemis. Goddess of the Moon and the Hunt. Read a book with an animal on the cover or in the title.

Athena. Goddess of Wisdom, Strategy and Crafts. Read a book that’s not the first in the series.

Persephone. Goddess of the Underworld and Springtime. Read a book which is less than 200 pages.

Apollo. God of Prophesy, Plague and Poetry. Read a collection of poetry or short stories.

Hades. God of the Underworld and Riches. Read a book which you got for free (library, from a friend, ARC, Kindle offer etc.)

Demeter. Goddess of Agriculture. Read a book with a nature word in the title – e.g. leaf, wind, flower etc.


via Original Prompt


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