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The House of Hades by Rick Riordan
  

The House of Hades

Part of the Heroes of Olympus Series
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December 2014 Book of the Month.

The powerful forces of the gods, demi-gods and monster shape this action packed adventure in which danger lurks in every corner of the universe. Hazel is back from the Underworld and she has a vital mission to complete; on her shoulders rests the rescue of Percy and Annabeth who have fallen into Tartarus. Every route she might take is fraught with danger; every decision poses risks to her life. But Hazel finds the courage to dare stand against Hecate and make the daring rescue that will save them all.

The House of Hades is the fourth book in the bestselling Heroes of Olympus series, set in the action-packed world of Percy Jackson.

The Heroes of Olympus -
The Lost Hero

The Son of Neptune

The Mark of Athena

The House of Hades

The Blood of Olympus

Reader Reviews

In addition to our Lovereading expert opinion some of our Lovereading Reader Review Panel were also lucky enough to read and review the first title in this exciting series, The Lost Hero.  You can read their reviews below.

  • Edel Waugh - 'This is the beginning of an adrenaline packed adventure combining modern day heros with Greek mythology , monsters and demigods...!!!!!!!! I can't wait to find out what happens next!' Read full review >
  • Stacie Ball - 'Packed full of adventure, friendship and mixture of Roman and Greek mythology, this story will leave you hungry for more and entertained for hours.' Read full review >
  • Celeste Phelan - 'A Thrilling mythical adventure. Which keeps you hooked throughout and on the edge of your seat. The story is about bravery and trusting your friends.' Read full review >
  • Poppy - 'I really enjoyed Heroes Of Olympus: The Lost Hero It was very gripping and I found it vey hard to put it down, it had a great storyline and characters.' Read full review >
  • Ines Davies - 'I was drawn in from the very first page, from there it just got better and better!' Read full review >

Synopsis

The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

The stakes have never been higher. If Percy Jackson and Annabeth fail in their quest, there'll be hell on Earth. Literally. Wandering the deadly realm of Tartarus, every step leads them further into danger. And, if by some miracle they do make it to the Doors of Death, there's a legion of bloodthirsty monsters waiting for them. Meanwhile, Hazel and the crew of the Argo II have a choice: to stop a war or save their friends. Whichever road they take one thing is certain - in the Underworld, evil is inescapable.

For more Heroes of Olympus information, trailers, competitions and activities visit www.percyjackson.co.uk

Reviews

A cracking read Sunday Express

Explosive Big Issue

Action-packed Telegraph


About the Author

Rick Riordan is an award-winning mystery writer. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod, was the overall winner of the Red House Children's Book Award in 2006.

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Publication date

2nd October 2014

Author

Rick Riordan

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Publisher

Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Format

Paperback
624 pages

Categories

Action Adventure / Spy
NewGen - YA Fiction
Books for the Boys
Books of the Month
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Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9780141339207

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