Au Pays d'en Haut (To the North Country)
Anna's Story

Ariadne and the Magic Thread


by Mike Peterson - illustrated by Marina Tay (color/b&w)
14 chapters -- also available in Spanish

Princess Ariadne has the task of caring for her father’s monster, the Minotaur, to whom young Greeks are sacrificed each year. When a dashing hero comes to Crete, she helps him slay the beast and end the murderous tradition. Then, having betrayed her father and her nation, she flees Crete only to discover that handsome Theseus is a different kind of monster. A thrilling adventure and a thought-provoking story of abusive relationships and self-discovery.

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Chapter One

Chapter Two

Chapter Three


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