Sea of Monsters, The (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 2)

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Disney Electronic Content, May 2, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 304 pages
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After a summer spent trying to prevent a catastrophic war among the Greek gods, Percy Jackson finds his seventh-grade school year unnervingly quiet. His biggest problem is dealing with his new friend, Tyson—a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless kid who follows Percy everywhere, making it hard for Percy to have any "normal" friends. But things don't stay quiet for long...

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An easy to read continuation of the Percy Jackson saga. - LibraryThing
I did have a slight problem with the ending. - LibraryThing
Plot twists are getting better as it progresses. - LibraryThing
It's difficult for a writer to make three-way dialogue. - LibraryThing
I am so glad to see character development. - LibraryThing
The book's pacing is fast, but it keeps a serious mood. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - engpunk77 - LibraryThing

A great read-together with my 4th grade son. Enough cheese to never be worth reading for my own sake, but has a brilliant high-action adventure plot with enough humor to make it enjoyable to read with a child. We look forward to book 3. Read full review

Review: The Sea of Monsters: The Graphic Novel (Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Graphic Novels #2)

User Review  - Beth Huddleston - Goodreads

Unlike the first graphic novel, this one stays close to the text, stays plot driven, and is illustrated beautifully. Read full review

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1 My Best Friend Shops for a Wedding Dress
2 I Play Dodgeball with Cannibals
3 We Hail the Taxi of Eternal Torment
4 Tyson Plays with Fire
5 I Get a New Cabin Mate
6 Demon Pigeons Attack
7 I Accept Gifts from a Stranger
8 We Board the Princess Andromeda
12 We Check In to CCs Spa Resort
13 Annabeth Tries to Swim Home
14 We Meet the Sheep of Doom
15 Nobody Gets the Fleece
16 I Go Down with the Ship
17 We Get a Surprise on Miami Beach
18 The Party Ponies Invade
19 The Chariot Race Ends with a Bang

9 I Have the Worst Family Reunion Ever
10 We Hitch a Ride with Dead Confederates
11 Clarisse Blows Up Everything
20 The Fleece Works Its Magic Too Well

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Rick Riordan ( is the author of the # 1 New York Times¾ best-selling The Heroes of Olympus, Book One: The Lost Hero; The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two: The Son of Neptune; The Heroes of Olympus Book Three: The Mark of Athena; the #1 New York Times best-selling The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid; The Kane Chronicles, Book Two: The Throne of Fire; The Kane Chronicles, Book Three: The Serpent's Shadow; 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 Boston, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons.

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