The Lost Hero

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Penguin Books, Limited, 2010 - Fantasy fiction - 557 pages
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CAMP HALF-BLOOD is the only place for children of the Olympian gods to live. Where else can they fight monsters and practise archery with flaming arrows and explosives?But Camp Half-Blood’s latest recruits – Jason, Piper and Leo – haven’t been brought here for fun.A major problem has arisen.Hera, Queen of the Gods, has been imprisoned.They are the chosen ones to save her from great evil – with only four days to complete their quest. And that’s not all. Percy Jackson, hero of the half-bloods, is missing. The second great prophecy has begun. But the half-bloods have no idea how many enemies they’ve awakened. This is a war they cannot win . . .Can they?

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Review: The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus #1)

User Review  - Leanna - Goodreads

There is some difficulty reviewing this book because it feels so essential and yet so non-essential. Essential, because the sequel series needs this as an introduction. Non-essential since it's ... Read full review

Review: The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus #1)

User Review  - Mackenzie - Goodreads

Oh. My. Goodness. I just about died when I heard I was going to get more half-blood adventures from Rick Riordan. Once again he delivers a book packed full of humor, action and suspense. I immediately ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

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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