The Kane Chronicles, The, Book Two: Throne of Fire

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Disney-Hyperion, May 3, 2011 - Juvenile Fiction - 464 pages
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In this exciting second installment of the three-book series, Carter and Sadie, offspring of the brilliant Egyptologist Dr. Julius Kane, embark on a worldwide search for the Book of Ra, but the House of Life and the gods of chaos are determined to stop them. 


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Riordan is an entertaining writer. - Goodreads
The plot would have benefited from simplification. - Goodreads
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Besides, I've seen both of their pictures. - Goodreads

Review: The Throne of Fire (Kane Chronicles #2)

User Review  - Jonababez - Goodreads

Another favorite book of mine from Rick Riordan! I like the pace and the fast beginning. The adventures are enjoyable and fun! And I like the new characters introduced here. Honestly, it took me a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Duffy Pratt - Goodreads

Enough is enough. The kids are alternatively characterless or annoying. They make stupid decision after stupid decision, and then when things look hopeless, they get bailed out by another Egyptian god ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Rick Riordan ( is the author of three different mythology-based series for Disney-Hyperion: the best-selling Percy Jackson series, the Kane Chronicles, and The Heroes of Olympus series. The first book in the Kane Chronicles, The Red Pyramid, was a number 1 New York Times bestseller. The five books in the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series have sold millions of copies, been published in more than thirty countries, and inspired a major motion picture. Rick's novels for adults include the hugely popular Tres Navarre series, winner of the top three awards in the mystery genre. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons.

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