The Burning Maze (trials Of Apollo, The Book Three) by Rick RiordanThe Burning Maze (trials Of Apollo, The Book Three) by Rick Riordan

The Burning Maze (trials Of Apollo, The Book Three)

byRick Riordan

Hardcover | May 1, 2018

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The formerly glorious god Apollo, cast down to earth in punishment by Zeus, is now an awkward mortal teenager named Lester Papadopoulos. In order to regain his place on Mount Olympus, Lester must restore five Oracles that have gone dark. But he has to achieve this impossible task without having any godly powers and while being duty-bound to a confounding young daughter of Demeter named Meg.Thanks a lot, Dad.
With the help of some demigod friends, Lester managed to survive his first two trials, one at Camp Half-Blood, and one in Indianapolis, where Meg received the Dark Prophecy. The words she uttered while seated on the Throne of Memory revealed that an evil triumvirate of Roman emperors plans to attack Camp Jupiter. While Leo flies ahead on Festus to warn the Roman camp, Lester and Meg must go through the Labyrinth to find the third emperor--and an Oracle who speaks in word puzzles--somewhere in the American Southwest. There is one glimmer of hope in the gloom-filled prophecy:The cloven guide alone the way does know.They will have a satyr companion, and Meg knows just who to call upon. . . .
Rick Riordan, dubbed "storyteller of the gods" byPublishers Weekly, is the author of five #1New York Timesbest-selling middle grade series with millions of copies sold throughout the world: Percy Jackson and the Olympians, The Heroes of Olympus, and the Trials of Apollo, based on Greek and Roman mythology; the Kane Chronicles, based on...
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Title:The Burning Maze (trials Of Apollo, The Book Three)Format:HardcoverProduct dimensions:448 pages, 8.62 × 6 × 1.5 inShipping dimensions:8.62 × 6 × 1.5 inPublished:May 1, 2018Publisher:Disney-HyperionLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1484746430

ISBN - 13:9781484746431

Appropriate for ages: 10

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from The Burning Maze - Looks like: a dangerous maze (go figure) - Sounds like: Apollo (according to Uncle Rick) - Tastes like: yummy, healthy food - Smells like: acid and burning - Feels like: getting too close to the fire Side note: this one gets darker than its predecessors.
Date published: 2018-08-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing! The Burning Maze delves so much into the backstories of various old and new characters, giving us so much character and plot development as Apollo discovers more about life as a mortal. I love how it bridges Percy Jackson and the Olympians & Heroes of Olympus with this series, and I look forward to the next book!
Date published: 2018-07-25
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Amazing but sad at some parts I read this recently and I love Rick's diversity in characters. Though, there are some sad parts and moment of devastation. Be warned
Date published: 2018-07-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I didn't need my heart anyway Probably my favourite in the series so far. I missed my Solangelo Babies but Jason and Piper actually made up for them in this book. Can't wait for the next one.
Date published: 2018-07-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from not the best but all right honestly the only reason why i'm still reading this series is because i'm hoping for more glimpses of nico and solangelo. i did not get that in this book. but it was funny and well-executed and had jason. unfortunately (SPOILERS) jason DIED and that's not okay. he better come back somehow.
Date published: 2018-06-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I loved it! I read it in pretty much two sittings! It gave me so many emotions! I'M NOT OKAY!
Date published: 2018-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rick Riordan Does It Again I love this series and I love how much Apollo has grown, its really evident in this book. I want the next one!
Date published: 2018-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love This Series! This was an amazing third book in the Trials of Apollo series! It was an amazing book that keeps you turning the page and on the edge of your seat! Cannot wait for the fourth book to come out!
Date published: 2018-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this series I love this series it’s amazing the only problem is that I have to wait for the next books to come out #plumreview
Date published: 2018-05-09

Editorial Reviews

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"Riordan fans will find all of the key elements here: wisecracking narration, underdog kid turned hero (well, god turned underdog turned hero in this case), mythological core, and robust side characters who round out the field."-Bulletin for the Center for Children's Books