The Serpent's Shadow

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Disney-Hyperion, May 1, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 416 pages
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He's b-a-a-ack! Despite their best efforts, Carter and Sadie Kane can't seem to keep Apophis, the chaos snake, down. Now Apophis is threatening to plunge the world into eternal darkness, and the Kanes are faced with the impossible task of having to destroy him once and for all. Unfortunately, the magicians of the House of Life are on the brink of civil war, the gods are divided, and the young initiates of Brooklyn House stand almost alone against the forces of chaos. The Kanes' only hope is an ancient spell that might turn the serpent's own shadow into a weapon, but the magic has been lost for a millennia. To find the answer they need, the Kanes must rely on the murderous ghost of a powerful magician who might be able to lead them to the serpent's shadow . . . or might lead them to their deaths in the depths of the underworld./DIV Nothing less than the mortal world is at stake when the Kane family fulfills its destiny in this thrilling conclusion to the Kane Chronicles.DIV 

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Review: The Serpent's Shadow (Kane Chronicles #3)

User Review  - Zoe Burger - Goodreads

rick riordan needs to stop writing cane chronicles and write more heros of olympus/percy jackson. amen. Read full review

Review: The Serpent's Shadow (Kane Chronicles #3)

User Review  - Belinda - Goodreads

Rick Riordan has done it again. He has created an excellent ending to the Kane Chronicles that makes you wonder if you will see Carter and Sadie (or Walt and Zia) in one of his other series. I really ... Read full review

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Rick Riordan ( is the author of the # 1 New York Times best-selling The Heroes of Olympus, Book One: The Lost Hero; The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two: The Son of Neptune; the #1 New York Times best-selling The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid; The Kane Chronicles, Book Two: The Throne of Fire; as well as the five books in the #1 New York Times best-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 San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons.

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