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The dark prophecy

The dark prophecy

Riordan, Rick

The god Apollo, cast down to earth and trapped in the form of a gawky teenage boy as punishment, must set off on the second of his harrowing (and hilarious) trials. He and his companions seek the ancient oracles - restoring them is the only way for Apollo to reclaim his place on Mount Olympus - but this is easier said than done. Somewhere in the American Midwest is a haunted cave that may hold answers for Apollo in his quest to become a god again - if it doesn't kill him or drive him insane first. Standing in Apollo's way is the second member of the evil Triumvirate - a Roman emperor whose love of bloodshed and spectacle makes even Nero look tame. To survive the encounter, Apollo will need the help of a now-mortal goddess, a bronze dragon, and some familiar demigod faces from Camp Half-Blood. With them by his side, can Apollo face down the greatest challenge of his four thousand years of existence?

Hardback, Book. English. Fantasy fiction. Children's stories. Fantasy/Magic. Fiction 9+.
Published London: Puffin, 2017
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Rick Riordan
ISBN: 0141363959, 9780141363950
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: Los Angeles: Disney-Hyperion.
Physical Description: 414 pages ; 25 cm.
Series: The trials of Apollo series
Subject: Apollo (Deity) Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Trials of Apollo series.