wlwfiction: canaries: This is the book I have…



This is the book I have been waiting for since I first learned about it over the summer. It’s literally the mythology wlw story I have been aching for since I found out I was a lesbian. A huntress of Artemis falls for another huntress and they have to find a way to work around Artemis’ rule of falling in love. 

Outrun the Wind is Elizabeth Tammi’s debut novel and you can buy it now. 

Please support this book if you have the chance. I know I for one am going to pick up my copy as soon as possible.

[The Huntresses of Artemis must obey two rules: never disobey the goddess, and never fall in love. After being rescued from a harrowing life as an Oracle of Delphi, Kahina is glad to be a part of the Hunt; living among a group of female warriors gives her a chance to reclaim her strength, even while her prophetic powers linger. But when a routine mission goes awry, Kahina breaks the first rule in order to save the legendary huntress Atalanta.

To earn back Artemis’s favor, Kahina must complete a dangerous task in the kingdom of Arkadia— where the king’s daughter is revealed to be none other than Atalanta. Still reeling from her disastrous quest and her father’s insistence on marriage, Atalanta isn’t sure what to make of Kahina. As her connection to Atalanta deepens, Kahina finds herself in danger of breaking Artemis’ second rule.

She helps Atalanta devise a dangerous game to avoid marriage, and word spreads throughout Greece, attracting suitors willing to tempt fate to go up against Atalanta in a race for her hand. But when the men responsible for both the girls’ dark pasts arrive, the game turns deadly.]