September 15, 2014
Posted by: Gina Gagliano
Categories: Books

New book new book!

We just got in advance copies of George O’Connor’s latest volume in the Olympians series, Ares: Bringer of War.

This book tells the story of the Trojan War from the perspective of the gods.  Ares and Athena are locked in combat . . . who will win?  Unfortunately, not the Trojans — spoiler alert, they mostly end up dead.

Here’s the book cover.

Ares’ spears are done in foil that’s black and blue.  It’s pretty neat!  (Note: in this book — lots of dead people.  I think the cover makes that pretty clear.)

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And here’s the spine!  I love this dark mahogany color.

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Here’s the title page — and the giant family tree that shows how all the gods are related to each other.

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A spread!  Predictably, war is occurring.  Also, Ares seems to be on fire.

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Here’s the back cover of the book — with all the previous covers all tiny and adorable!

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We’re doing a trade paperback edition and a paper over board hardcover edition of Ares.  Here they are together!

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And here are all the spines of all the books together.  You can see that they’re forming the head of Medusa!

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Ares will be in stores in January.  We can’t wait!

One Comment on “ New Book — Ares: Bringer of War ”

  • BooksMagicBooks | January 2nd, 2015 8:37 pm

    I came across this novel on booktube. and I thought the cover was beautiful. and the spine too.. Can mot wait to keep up this series.
    Happy New Year.

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