Jordanna Max Brodsky hails from Virginia, where she spent four years at a science and technology high school pretending it was a theatre conservatory. She holds a degree in history and literature from Harvard University. When she's not wandering the forests of Maine, she lives in Manhattan with her husband. She often sees goddesses in Central Park and wishes she were one.
The Immortals is a lively re-imagining of classical mythology with an engaging premise, a page-turning plot, and an eye for the arresting and uncanny in contemporary urban lifeDone with great panache and intelligence: Brodsky knows her myth, and revels in depicting the erstwhile gods struggling with their fading powers and assuming, with varying degrees of success, the mantle of humanityIrresistible...a page-turner that deftly weaves action, romance, and a dash of intellectual heft into one seamless whole.Brodsky's writing has claws . . . They sink in with the first word and don't let go until you are finished with the bookIf you want a modern-day murder mystery, steeped in myth with a dash of magic, this is a must-read . . . Ms Brodsky is definitely an author to watch