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Percy Jackson and the sea of monsters

Percy Jackson and the sea of monsters

Riordan, Rick

Percy Jackson - the son of Poseidon - has had an unnervingly quiet school year. But then he discovers that the magical borders protecting Half Blood Hill, a summer camp dedicated to training young demi-gods, are failing. Unless something is done, the camp will be attacked by demons and monsters

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories. Fantasy fiction.
Published London: Puffin, 2007
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Rick Riordan
ISBN: 0141319143, 9780141319148
Note: Originally published: New York: Hyperion Books for Children; London: Puffin, 2006.
Physical Description: 264 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Jackson, Percy (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.; Fantasy/Magic; Fiction 9+.; Gods, Greek Juvenile fiction.

Author note

Rick Riordan is an award-winning mystery writer. For the past fifteen years he has taught at middle schools in the San Francisco Bay area and in Texas. Rick lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, the overall winner of the Red House Children's Book Award, was Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod.

Reviews

Praise for the Percy Jackson series: 'Witty and inspired. Gripping, touching and deliciously satirical...This is most likely to succeed Rowling. Puffin is on to a winner' - Amanda Craig, The Times'Puns, jokes and subtle wit, alongside a gripping storyline' - Telegraph'Perfectly paced, with electrifying moments chasing each other like heartbeats' - New York Times