The Leto Bundle

The Leto Bundle

Marina Warner

A sensual, compelling new novel encouraged through dramatic chronicles, modern occasions, and the tragic determine of a woman-goddess in everlasting exile

Room XIX of the Museum of Albion does not often have many viewers. but if a massive crowd of dispossessed immigrants and homeless assemble to determine a mummy that has lately been moved, political strain mounts, and the curator needs to display the secret in the back of the locked door. To the passionate younger guy who has followed the mother as a figurehead, the curator explains that the as soon as mystery show is a package of infrequent items and exciting records that inform of the wanderings of an unknown lady named Leto. Marina Warner's magical new novel weaves jointly the tale of this old goddess and everlasting refugee with the drama of the curator, her new buddy, and the folk whose lives could be reworked via The Leto Bundle.

As Leto strikes westward around the map from her first domestic, she slips via time, reappearing in several guises and ever at the run. She provides delivery to twins in the course of a far away period of civil strife, shelters with wolves, stows away on a boat, works as a chambermaid in a war-torn urban, and, in a bombing assault, saves her daughter yet loses her son. the radical sweeps from mythological occasions to the center a long time, to Victorian Europe, after which to the current day, while Leto reappears, nonetheless looking, after all, for her long-lost son.

The Leto Bundle retells the tale of the everlasting refugee in a mystical glossy novel of massive scope and innovative force.

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