Written by Rick Riordan, Percy Jackson And The Battle Of The Labyrinth is the fourth book of the popular series, Percy Jackson and the Olympians. Riordan’s series is one of the most popular mythological adventure series for kids.
Summary Of The Book
The hero of the book, and the series, is Percy Jackson, who discovers in the first book, The Lightning Thief, that he is a demi god. He is the son of a human, Sally Jackson and the Greek God of the Sea, Poseidon. As a demigod, Percy is bestowed with lot of superhuman powers.
Published in 2008, Percy Jackson And The Battle Of The Labyrinth shows Percy and his friends battling Luke Castellan, demigod son of Hermes, to save Camp Half-Blood.
Percy is assaulted by demon cheerleaders in his new school and has to return to the Camp. Here Percy and Annabeth, his close friend, have to embark on a quest to save the Camp. They have to stop Luke Castellan from attacking the Camp.The entrance to the Labyrinth, right in the middle of the Camp, is going to be Luke’s entry into the Camp. He has used this entrance before and this is how he plans to lead Krono’s formidable army right to the heart of the camp.
The inventor of the Labyrinth, Daedalus, might end up helping Luke, if not stopped in time and convinced otherwise. Percy, Annabeth, Grover and Tyson embark on this adventurous journey to find Daedalus, and stop the invasion. This journey of Percy and his friends is action packed, with Percy coming up against powerful enemies. The book is full of magic and myths; violence and death also find a place in this Percy Jackson And The Battle Of The Labyrinth. The book was published in 2008 and was received very well by fans and criticse. There is an audiobook that is read by Jesse Bernstein. The film rights of the book have been bought by Fox.
About Rick Riordan
Rick Riordan is an author of adventure fiction, famous for his Percy Jackson & The Olympians series. Rick Riordan has quite a few successful series of books to his credit. He began with the Tres Navarre Mystery series for adults. His other series for children include The Kane Chronicles and The Heroes of Olympus. His very popular Percy Jackson series include The Lightning Thief, The Sea Of Monsters, The Titan’s Curse, The Demigod Files and The Last Olympian.
Riordan was born in Texas on 6th June 1964, Rick Riordan graduated from the University of Texas, and then taught Social Studies and English at a San Francisco school. Apart from gaining immense popularity and huge readership for his works, Riordan has won numerous awards and they include, Shamus Award, Wyoming Soaring Eagle Book Award, Edgar Award, Milner Award and the Mark Twain Award twice.
PERCY JACKSON AND THE OLYMPIANS: THE 4TH EDITION
23 Oct, 2011
26 Dec, 2011
Can't forget this one
3 May, 2012
Percy Jackson and the Battle of Labyrinth
15 Mar, 2015
An epic Continuation to the Series
13 Dec, 2013
Dust being blown off, Percy Jackson and the Battle of Labyrinth!
19 Sep, 2013
3 Aug, 2012
Not read this book? U missed something big!!
18 May, 2012
A good novel
21 Apr, 2012
5 Apr, 2012