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MINOTAUR by Phillip W Simpson

Minotaur   by Phillip W. Simpson
  Publication Date:  Sept 29, 2015
  Publisher:  Month9Books
  Genre:  YA, Fantasy/Mythology
  My Star Rating -  4 Stars  -
I received a free copy from month9books for review.
“Where shall I start?” asked Minotaur.

Ovid made an expansive gesture with both hands. “Where else but the beginning of course.”

Minotaur nodded his huge head. “Yes,” he said. “Yes,” his eyes already glazing over with the weight of thousand year old memories. And then he began.

So begins the story of Asterion, later known as Minotaur, the supposed half bull creature of Greek legend. Recorded by the famous Roman poet, Ovid, Asterion tells of his boyhood in Crete under the cruel hand of his stepfather Minos, his adventures with his friend, Theseus, and his growing love for the beautiful Phaedra.And of course what really happened in the labyrinth.

This is the true story of the Minotaur

The story starts off with Ovid arriving to take a tour of the Labyrinth and surrounding area. A scholar who …