We look forward to seeing you on your next visit to the library. Find a location near you.

Winter of the Gods
(OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Olympus bound volume 2.
Published:
Hachette Audio 2017
Status:
Available from OverDrive
Description
Selene DiSilva, goddess of the hunt, squares off against a killer who threatens the very existence of the gods themselves in this stunning sequel to Jordanna Max Brodsky's The Immortals, "a lively re-imaging of classical mythology." (Deborah Harkness)
Winter in New York: snow falls, lights twinkle, and a very disgruntled Selene DiSilva prowls the streets, knowing that even if she doesn't look for trouble, it always finds her.
When a dead body is discovered sprawled atop Wall Street's iconic Charging Bull statue, it's up to Selene to hunt down the perpetrators. Her ancient skills make her the only one who can track a conspiracy that threatens the very existence of the gods, including Selene, who was once known as Artemis.
Also in This Series
Formats
OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Works on MP3 Players, PCs, and Macs. Some mobile devices may require an application to be installed.
OverDrive Listen
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Copies In LINK+
Loading LINK+ Copies...
More Details
Format:
OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen
Edition:
Unabridged
Street Date:
02/14/2017
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781478940920
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Jordanna Max Brodsky. (2017). Winter of the Gods. Unabridged Hachette Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jordanna Max Brodsky. 2017. Winter of the Gods. Hachette Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jordanna Max Brodsky, Winter of the Gods. Hachette Audio, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jordanna Max Brodsky. Winter of the Gods. Unabridged Hachette Audio, 2017.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection11
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
41551736-3416-581e-5040-abb089b28c6b
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Jun 12, 2018 17:55:03
Date Updated:
Jan 23, 2023 18:38:15
Last Metadata Check:
May 26, 2024 10:17:22
Last Metadata Change:
Oct 01, 2023 11:24:53
Last Availability Check:
May 26, 2024 10:17:25
Last Availability Change:
Apr 30, 2024 05:11:37
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
May 27, 2024 02:14:00

OverDrive Product Record

readingOrder
2
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/4575-1/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/4575-1/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/4575-1/B1F/8A7/62/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/4575-1/B1F/8A7/62/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: KoboAudioID
            • value: hachette_audio#9781478940920
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781478946526
      • name: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
      • id: audiobook-mp3
      • identifiers:
            • type: KoboAudioID
            • value: hachette_audio#9781478940920
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781478946526
      • name: OverDrive Listen
      • id: audiobook-overdrive
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 9780316385916
mediaType
Audiobook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Jordanna Max Brodsky
title
Winter of the Gods
seriesId
614426
dateAdded
2017-08-18T20:26:00Z
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=141&titleID=2958817
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Sacramento Public Library (CA)
          • id: 1151
sortTitle
Winter of the Gods
crossRefId
2958817
series
Olympus Bound
id
B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC
starRating
3.8

OverDrive MetaData

isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • duration: 15:30:14
      • fileName: WinteroftheGods_9781478940920_2958817
      • partCount: 14
      • fileSize: 443203842
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781478940920
            • type: 8
            • value: hachette_audio#9781478940920
      • rights:
            • type: PlayOnPC
            • value: 1
            • type: PlayOnPCCount
            • value: -1
            • type: BurnToCD
            • value: 1
            • type: BurnToCDCount
            • value: -1
            • type: PlayOnPM
            • value: 1
            • type: TransferToSDMI
            • value: 1
            • type: TransferToNonSDMI
            • value: 1
            • type: TransferCount
            • value: -1
            • type: CollaborativePlay
            • value: 0
            • type: PublicPerformance
            • value: 0
            • type: TranscodeToAAC
            • value: 1
      • name: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
      • isReadAlong: False
      • id: audiobook-mp3
      • onSaleDate: 2/14/2017
      • samples:
            • source: Part 1
            • formatType: audiobook-mp3
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-425/4575-1/2958817-WinterOfTheGods.mp3
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: audiobook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=b1f8a762-7a76-42e1-8b59-85bd6bd964bc&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • duration: 15:23:14
      • fileName: multipart.odm
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 443155430
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9781478940920
            • type: 8
            • value: hachette_audio#9781478940920
      • name: OverDrive Listen
      • isReadAlong: False
      • id: audiobook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 2/14/2017
      • samples:
            • source: Part 1
            • formatType: audiobook-mp3
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-425/4575-1/2958817-WinterOfTheGods.mp3
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: audiobook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=b1f8a762-7a76-42e1-8b59-85bd6bd964bc&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
keywords
      • value: Artemis
      • value: Greek mythology
      • value: Diana
      • value: science fiction and fantasy
      • value: urban fantasy
      • value: immortals
      • value: greek gods
      • value: Greek myths
      • value: greek goddesses
      • value: pagan fiction
      • value: Greek & Roman Myths
      • value: greek mythology books for adults
      • value: adult fantasy novels
      • value: artemis goddess
      • value: books about greek mythology
      • value: fantasy greek mythology
      • value: immortals series
      • value: olympus bound
      • value: pagan fantasy series
      • value: powerful female protagonists
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Brodsky, Jordanna Max
      • name: Jordanna Max Brodsky
      • role: Narrator
      • fileAs: Brodsky, Jordanna Max
      • name: Jordanna Max Brodsky
imprint
Orbit
publishDate
2017-02-14T00:00:00-05:00
edition
Unabridged
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
Winter of the Gods
fullDescription
Selene DiSilva, goddess of the hunt, squares off against a killer who threatens the very existence of the gods themselves in this stunning sequel to Jordanna Max Brodsky's The Immortals, "a lively re-imaging of classical mythology." (Deborah Harkness)
Winter in New York: snow falls, lights twinkle, and a very disgruntled Selene DiSilva prowls the streets, knowing that even if she doesn't look for trouble, it always finds her.
When a dead body is discovered sprawled atop Wall Street's iconic Charging Bull statue, it's up to Selene to hunt down the perpetrators. Her ancient skills make her the only one who can track a conspiracy that threatens the very existence of the gods, including Selene, who was once known as Artemis.
seriesId
614426
reviews
      • premium: True
      • source: Publisher's Weekly
      • content:

        Starred review from November 7, 2016
        In this stellar sequel to 2016’s The Immortals, former Olympian goddess Artemis, now living in New York City as Selene DiSilva, is drawn into another murder investigation. This one involves members of her own family, who are being systematically hunted and sacrificed as part of a mysterious cult’s deadly agenda. Selene and her boyfriend, mortal classicist Theo Schultz, have to rally her estranged siblings, including Apollo and Hephaestus, before they all fall prey to a group capable of using the weapons of the gods. Brodsky’s approach to urban fantasy is intelligent, versatile, and esoteric; she draws on mythology, religion, and archeoastronomy to construct a believably complex framework for the much-diminished gods and their world, where contradictory stories somehow fit together. New York City stands out as a character in its own right, its landmarks and quirks strengthening the narrative that twists and turns through public and private spaces. This is a satisfying adventure that remains true to the spirit of the original myths while granting them several millennia of weight, consequence, and even regret. Agent: Jennifer Joel, ICM Partners.

      • premium: True
      • source: Kirkus
      • content:

        December 1, 2016
        A follow-up to The Immortals (2016) in which ancient Greek gods assume 21st-century identities and band together to fight a threat to their millennia-old existence.The last time we saw Selene DiSilva--or, to call her by her ancient name, Artemis--she and her sidekick, classics professor Theo Schultz, were trying to get to the bottom of who was sacrificing women in a series of murders copycatting ancient Greek rituals in New York City. Now, a scant three months later, there is another murder--this time, a man has been found atop the Charging Bull sculpture in the Financial District, his heart removed and a series of animal corpses encircling him. The police call on the expertise of Selene and Theo, thinking perhaps the same mystery cult has resumed killing its followers. But Selene and Theo know better. The newest victim isn't a mortal at all--someone is targeting Selene's family, the gods themselves (whose immortality technically deserves air quotes). And readers who may have been rooting for a romance to develop between Selene and her brainy sidekick will get their wish, though Selene struggles with Artemis' rigid devotion to her reputation as a virgin goddess. As before, Brodsky demonstrates an impressive knowledge of ancient history and religion, balancing arcane details with a plot that rivals any blockbuster action flick. Her clumsy reliance on stereotype can grate, though--the book's Latina character speaks Spanglish and has an apartment that "smelled like chiles" while a "fey" character has breath that smelled "just a little like semen." But for those capable of putting this to the side, the novel can be campy fun, especially for lovers of Greek myth or of Brodsky's other area of expertise: New York City. A preposterous page-turner.

        COPYRIGHT(2016) Kirkus Reviews, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

      • premium: True
      • source: Library Journal
      • content:

        December 1, 2016

        Selene DiSilva, aka the Greek goddess Artemis, has always thought of herself as a loner. But the events of The Immortals caused her to reach out to her Olympian siblings in order to stop a cult that sought to use the death of a god to gain immense authority. She even found a tentative romance with classics professor Theo Schultz, who helped her catch the god's killer. Unfortunately, someone spilled the secret of divine sacrifice, and Selene is furious to discover that she and her fellow deities are once again in the line of fire. Selene is forced to confront conflicted feelings about members of her extended family, as well as her growing affections for Theo. What happens to the goddess of chastity if she falls in love? VERDICT Readers who enjoyed the first book won't be disappointed, as this time around the stakes are much higher.--MM

        Copyright 2016 Library Journal, LLC Used with permission.

      • premium: True
      • source: Booklist
      • content:

        February 1, 2017
        In the second book of Olympus Bound, star-crossed lovers Theo and Selene take on another ancient cult that is targeting the ancient Olympians. Once heralded as the Greek goddess Artemis the Huntress, Selene now lives a quieter life in Manhattan, enjoying the company of her mortal boyfriend, Professor Theo Schulz. Through Theo's scholarly perspective, readers enjoy a fast-paced story in which the ancientsincluding Selene, her twin Apollo, Demeter, and Cupidmust outsmart and fight a rising of the ancient Roman cult of Mithras, which is intent on sacrificing each ancient Olympian to resurrect and restore Mithras to power and bring about the Final Days. But the ancient Olympians harbor a few tricks of their own, including a dedication to each other and their birthrights. This battle, a metaphor for progress versus crude brutality, illuminates timeless human depth and the deepest meanings behind sacrifice. Readers who enjoy detective fiction, ancient Greco-Roman myth, and a bit of romance will enjoy this series.(Reprinted with permission of Booklist, copyright 2017, American Library Association.)

popularity
327
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BWwAAAA2I/products/b1f8a762-7a76-42e1-8b59-85bd6bd964bc/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
b1f8a762-7a76-42e1-8b59-85bd6bd964bc
starRating
3.8
readingOrder
2
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/4575-1/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/4575-1/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/4575-1/B1F/8A7/62/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/4575-1/B1F/8A7/62/{B1F8A762-7A76-42E1-8B59-85BD6BD964BC}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Fantasy
      • value: Fiction
      • value: Mythology
      • value: Thriller
publishDateText
02/14/2017
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 9780316385916
mediaType
Audiobook
shortDescription
Selene DiSilva, goddess of the hunt, squares off against a killer who threatens the very existence of the gods themselves in this stunning sequel to Jordanna Max Brodsky's The Immortals, "a lively re-imaging of classical mythology." (Deborah Harkness)
Winter in New York: snow falls, lights twinkle, and a very disgruntled Selene DiSilva prowls the streets, knowing that even if she doesn't look for trouble, it always finds her.
When a dead body is discovered sprawled atop Wall Street's iconic Charging Bull statue, it's up to Selene to hunt down the perpetrators. Her ancient skills make her the only one who can track a conspiracy that threatens the very existence of the gods, including Selene, who was once known as Artemis.
sortTitle
Winter of the Gods
crossRefId
2958817
series
Olympus Bound
publisher
Hachette Audio
bisacCodes
      • code: FIC009010
      • description: Fiction / Fantasy / Contemporary
      • code: FIC009060
      • description: Fiction / Fantasy / Urban
      • code: FIC010000
      • description: Fiction / Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology