A Touch of Darkness (Hades & Persephone #1) - Scarlett St. Clair

Persephone is the Goddess of Spring by title only. The truth is, since she was a little girl, flowers have shriveled at her touch. After moving to New Athens, she hopes to lead an unassuming life disguised as a mortal journalist.

Hades, God of the Dead, has built a gambling empire in the mortal world and his favorite bets are rumored to be impossible.

After a chance encounter with Hades, Persephone finds herself in a contract with the God of the Dead and the terms are impossible: Persephone must create life in the Underworld or lose her freedom forever.

The bet does more than expose Persephone’s failure as a Goddess, however. As she struggles to sow the seeds of her freedom, love for the God of the Dead grows—and it’s forbidden.

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Release date: May 29, 2019
Genres: fantasy, romance
Tags: mythology
Updated: August 28, 2021

Hades & Persephone :: Series

Related series Hades Saga

A Touch of Darkness (Hades & Persephone #1)
A Touch of Ruin (Hades & Persephone #2)
A Touch of Malice (Hades & Persephone #3)
A Touch of Chaos (Hades & Persephone #4)