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  • 12/2020
  • 978-1-7363096-0-5 B08R5WCMT2
  • 343 pages
  • $3.99
The Eye of Odin: A Lightning Goddess Novel
A thousand years ago, the age of the Norse gods ended in flames and the talisman that gave the gods their power, the Eye of Odin, was destroyed. Their stories became myth, the Eye was forgotten, and the age of man's power began.Thyra Ariksen, grew up listening to the stories of the Norse gods, but always thought they were exactly that--stories. But when the monsters and jealous gods from those stories begin to invade her life, claiming she has the Eye of Odin, she is forced to accept the god within her and race to protect both the world of magic and the world of men from the destructive conclusion to a war that began centuries ago. The Eye of Odin has again chosen its champion, and it's up to Thyra to become the god this age needs.

Finalist

Plot/Idea: 10 out of 10
Originality: 10 out of 10
Prose: 10 out of 10
Character/Execution: 10 out of 10
Overall: 10.00 out of 10

Assessment:

Plot: With a creative plot based on Norse mythology, the storyline here is simply captivating. From the fall of Odin and Thor to Thyra's ultimate achievement, the reader will be hard-pressed to put this one down until the final conclusion.

Prose/Style: This book was a true pleasure to read. The author is clearly gifted, with a great command of language and an astute understanding of dialogue and action. The story appears to be effortless, which is a sign of a great writer/storyteller.

Originality: While the basic premise here is built upon Nordic legend, the author is able to make the story distinctly his own. The creativity is notable, but is also in keeping with the tone and real aura of the original myth.

Character Development/Execution: Thyra comes alive off the page and is a likable and spirited heroine who readers will be sure to love.

Blurb: Petersen breathes new life into Norse mythology, and the result is an enthralling story with a spunky heroine that will captivate readers.

Date Submitted: May 25, 2021

Formats
Ebook Details
  • 12/2020
  • 978-1-7363096-0-5 B08R5WCMT2
  • 343 pages
  • $3.99

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