Clémentine Beauvais

Io, pour l’amour de Zeus

Io, for the Love of Zeus

August 1, 2018
Novel
64 pages
130 × 190 mm
5,95 €
9782092579138
978-2-0925-7913-8
Illustrated by A. Bureau

“Histoires noires de la mythologie”

																Clémentine Beauvais, Io, pour l’amour de Zeus
																Clémentine Beauvais, Io, pour l’amour de Zeus

A Black History of Mythology by Clementine Beauvais!

It is the story of a forbidden love: that of Io, a young priestess in the temple of Argos, and Zeus, the king of the gods. It is the story of a revenge: that of Hera, the wife of Zeus, a scorned and jealous woman. It is the story of a transformation: that of Io, who became a cow in retaliation. It is finally the story of a woman in search of freedom...

The author

Clémentine Beauvais writes and translates, mainly for children’s publishing. She is notably the author of Petites reines and Songe à la douceur for Sarbacane Editions. She has translated numerous novels by Elizabeth Acevedo, Sarah Crossan, as well as novels by Meg Rosoff and J.K. Rowling’s The Ickabog. Her books have won multiple national and international awards. She is also a research professor at the University of York, England.

August 1, 2018
Novel
64 pages
130 × 190 mm
5,95 €
9782092579138
978-2-0925-7913-8
Illustrated by A. Bureau

“Histoires noires de la mythologie”