The Demigod Diaries contains a set of stories featuring characters from Percy Jackson and The Olympians series and the Heroes of Olympus series.
Summary Of The Book
Rick Riordan created a fantasy series based on Greek and Roman mythology. The Percy Jackson and The Olympian series became hugely popular. He then created sequel series to the Percy Jackson books, the Heroes of Olympus.
This book, The Demigod Diaries, contains stories that feature characters from both these series. Some stories provide background info, while others are just new stories featuring these characters.
The main characters are demigods, that is children who are born out of the union of a God and a Human. This book contains four main stories. The first, The Diary of Luke Castellan, is set before the events of the first Percy Jackson story, The Lightning Thief. The second story is told from Percy’s point of view. In Percy Jackson and The Staff of Hermes, Percy and Annabeth try to help the god Hermes locate his lost staff. It has been stolen by a fire breathing ogre. This story is set after the events of The Last Olympian.
The third story is set in Camp Half-Blood. Leo Valdez and Jason and Piper are chased around by crazy Maenads while they try to prevent Camp Half-Blood from being leveled to the ground by an explosion. The final story in the book is Son of Magic. This story is written by the author Rick Riordan’s son Haley. In this writing debut, he writes about an outcast demigod. It features the children of the Greek Goddess of Magic, Hecate.
Besides these stories, The Demigod Diaries also features interviews with some of the main characters, new pictures of some characters, a quiz and some puzzles.
About Rick Riordan
Rick Riordan is an American author most famous for his fantasy series of books.
Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters, Heroes of Olympus : The Lost Hero, Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian, and The Mark of Athena are some of his other books.
Rick Riordan was born in San Antonio, Texas in 1964. After graduation, Riordan worked at San Francisco’s Presidio High School. He taught Social Studies and English. He has written a successful detective series of books for adults, the Tres Navarre series. He then turned to writing books for young readers. The first was the Percy Jackson and the Olympian series. This centers around a boy who is a demigod, the son of Poseidon.
20 Nov, 2012
i have not bought the book
6 Sep, 2012
A must read for any Percy Jackson fan! xD
Malavika S Menon
15 Nov, 2012
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9 May, 2013
if you are a DIE-HARD PJO FAN such as myself, then buy it.
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