Review: Grendel by John Gardner

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Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★
Date read: September, 2004
Read count: 3

One of my favorite books, by one of my favorites authors, about one of my favorite tales. Absolute favorite.

I’ve always preferred this retelling of the old Danes tale to that of Beowulf. Gardner’s prose gives this misunderstood monster a redeeming personality, a life and struggles of his own.

Original review can be found here.

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