Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Recently Read: Percy Jackson and the Olympians (Books 1-3)

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
"Packed with humorous allusions to Greek mythology . . . along with rip-snorting action sequences, this book really shines." -- Horn Book Magazine

"[A] riotously paced quest tale of heroism that questions the realities of our world, family, friendship and loyalty." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan
"In a feat worthy of his heroic subjects, Riordan crafts a sequel stronger than his compelling debut." -- Publishers Weekly

"[A] fast and funny tale, full of action, wisecracks, and superhuman powers." -- Kliatt

The Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan

Reading Level: Ages 9-12