Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes

Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes

by Rick Riordan
Illustrator John Rocco

Disney-Hyperion | August 18, 2015 | Hardcover

Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes is rated 5 out of 5 by 2.
Who cut off Medusa's head? Who was raised by a she-bear? Who tamed Pegasus? It takes a demigod to know, and Percy Jackson can fill you in on the all the daring deeds of Perseus, Atalanta, Bellerophon, and the rest of the major Greek heroes. Told in the funny, irreverent style readers have come to expect from Percy,(I've had some bad experiences in my time, but the heroes I'm going to tell you about were the original old school hard luck cases. They boldly screwed up where no one had screwed up before. . .) and enhanced with vibrant artwork by Caldecott Honoree John Rocco, this story collection will become the new must-have classic for Rick Riordan's legions of devoted fans--and for anyone who needs a hero.
So get your flaming spear. Put on your lion skin cape. Polish your shield and make sure you've got arrows in your quiver. We're going back about four thousand years to decapitate monsters, save some kingdoms, shoot a few gods in the butt, raid the Underworld, and steal loot from evil people.

Then, for dessert, we'll die painful tragic deaths.

Ready? Sweet. Let's do this.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 416 pages, 12.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in

Published: August 18, 2015

Publisher: Disney-Hyperion

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1423183657

ISBN - 13: 9781423183655

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from RICK DOES IT AGAIN Thisbook is so funy you get the story told in percy voice and it is done well with pop culture references definely recommend reading this on a tablet than a e-reader you see the full colour illusrations better and it won't hurt to carry the tablet as opposed to the heavy bok.
Date published: 2015-09-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from percy jackson This book was amazing! I love myths and Percy Jackson is where to look to get the best myths modernized with sarcasm to help you understand!!! I love Percy Jackson!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Date published: 2015-08-30

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Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes

Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes

by Rick Riordan
Illustrator John Rocco

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 416 pages, 12.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in

Published: August 18, 2015

Publisher: Disney-Hyperion

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1423183657

ISBN - 13: 9781423183655

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Who cut off Medusa's head? Who was raised by a she-bear? Who tamed Pegasus? It takes a demigod to know, and Percy Jackson can fill you in on the all the daring deeds of Perseus, Atalanta, Bellerophon, and the rest of the major Greek heroes. Told in the funny, irreverent style readers have come to expect from Percy,(I've had some bad experiences in my time, but the heroes I'm going to tell you about were the original old school hard luck cases. They boldly screwed up where no one had screwed up before. . .) and enhanced with vibrant artwork by Caldecott Honoree John Rocco, this story collection will become the new must-have classic for Rick Riordan's legions of devoted fans--and for anyone who needs a hero.
So get your flaming spear. Put on your lion skin cape. Polish your shield and make sure you've got arrows in your quiver. We're going back about four thousand years to decapitate monsters, save some kingdoms, shoot a few gods in the butt, raid the Underworld, and steal loot from evil people.

Then, for dessert, we'll die painful tragic deaths.

Ready? Sweet. Let's do this.

About the Author

Rick Riordan (www.rickriordan.com)is the author ofPercy Jackson's Greek Godsas well as the # 1New York Timesbest-sellingThe Heroes of Olympus, Book One: The Lost Hero;The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two: The Son of Neptune;The Heroes of Olympus Book Three: The Mark of Athena;The Heroes of Olympus Book Four: The House of Hades;The Heroes of Olympus Book Five: The Blood of Olympus; the#1 New York Timesbest-sellingThe Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid;The Kane Chronicles, Book Two: The Throne of Fire; The Kane Chronicles, Book Three: The Serpent's Shadow; as well as the five books in the #1New York Timesbest-selling Percy Jackson and the Olympians series. His previous novels for adults include the hugely popular Tres Navarre series, winner of the top three awards in the mystery genre. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons.<_u53a_p>