Reading progress update: I've read 204 out of 343 pages.

The Bull from the Sea (hardcover) - Mary Renault

Ugh. They're like a pair of lagered-up frat-boys. Heroes? Not in my book.

 

Please tell me Renault doesn't miss out the visit to the underworld where Pirithous doesn't come back and Theseus gets his backside welded to a rock.