This retelling had all the details of the original myth but had new twists incorporated into the story.
I felt like there should have been more to the story, and at times there were bits that didn't seem to matter.
I don't know that she really ever redeemed herself, but at least she finally clued in to what was going on.
I LOVED Author Emily Whitman's depiction of the Persephone myth. I love stories about Greek gods and goddesses. And, "Radiant Darkness" does not disappoint. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Julie Joe
I really enjoyed reading this book! I appreciate the author taking the side of Persephone. Let's hear the myth of if she made her own choices to the underworld. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Chanti
I love Greek myths, love re-tellings and LOVE this cover! However, I did NOT love this book. It took over 2/3 of the book for me to even like Persephone. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Crystal S.
I was upset that this story didnt really focus on the Persephone and Hades myth as much as I wantedPublished on January 23, 2013 by Pen Name
Radiant Darkness is a book I picked up and was completely unsure about, but a few pages is I was hooked! A Great Twist on the Greek myth of Hades and Persephone. Read morePublished on January 12, 2013 by Michelle @ The Passionate Bookworms
after ordering this i was very excited but waiting nearly 4 weeks for it to come i finally sent a message to the sender asking if it had been sent however i never herd back and now... Read morePublished on June 17, 2012 by nightfire
Radiant Darkness is a retelling of the Greek myth about Hades and Persephone. Persephone's mother, Demeter, is determined to make sure that Persephone stays a child forever. Read morePublished on May 25, 2012 by Amy @ Books, College, and Other Random Things
I think the best way to describe this book is blah. I had high hopes for this story, but it fell very short of my expectations. Read morePublished on January 13, 2012 by C. R. Kientzy
Persephone lives in the most gorgeous place in the world. But her mother's a goddess, as overprotective as she is powerful. Paradise has become a trap. Read morePublished on September 15, 2011 by psychPJOlover