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Author Study

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Jacob Moncada

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By: Jacob, Caitlyn, and Annette Author Study: Rick Riordan The Red Pyramid In the book The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan, Julius Kane tells his children, Carter and Sadie Kane, that he
will make things better. It turns out to be a complete disaster when he accidently made the Rosetta Stone release 5 powerful Egyptian Gods, Set, Nut, Horus,
Isis, and Neyphus, who are the sons and daughters of the Earth god and the sky goddess. To stop Set, the god
of Evil, Sadie and Carter have to learn from Amos,
their magical uncle who trains them. Also, after their training, they go on a journey to go and try to
challenge Set. When they challenged Set, they
WON! Then, they went back to the 21st Nome
and lived peacefully,until the next book. The Serpent's Shadow In the book The Serpent's Shadow by Rick Riordan,
Sadie and Carter are at a party when Apophis decides
to get the last scroll, showing the formula of how to
destroy him. After getting that last scroll, Apophis now has the power to destroy the sun god, Ra, and take over the world. To stop Apophis, Sadie and Carter have to get help from a ghost, Sente, so they can get the last scroll to help them fight Apophis. When the madness starts, Carter and Sadie are low on people, so they start badly, but then these gods come in, Bast, the crocodile god, Sequet, Anubis, Osirus, and many more, and it gets bloody bad. Apophis gets stronger by the minute, and Sadie and Carter start going low on people. Then, they say the spell that can expell Apophis for ever, and Apophis is expelled for 100 trillion years. The Son of Neptune Summary Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Demigods Files Glossary Jupiter:Roman king of the Gods, God of the sky, One of the big three Greek form: Zeus
Thanatos:the Greek God of death Roman Equivalent: Letus
Posiedon: Greek God of the sea, horses, and earthquakes, one of the big three Roman form: Neptune
Gaea: Mother Earth Roman counterpart: Terra
Mars: Roman god of war Greek form: Ares
Alcyoneus: One of the giants created from Gaea, the giant equivalent of Hades/Pluto
Hades:the Greek god of the Underworld, wealth, and the Lord of the dead. One of the Big Three gods Roman form: Pluto Percy Jackson Annabeth Chase Frank Poseidon / Neptune Zeus / Jupiter Glossary Set: God of Evil In the book, The Son of Neptune, by Rick Riordan, Percy Jackson, Hazel Levesque, and Frank Zhang try to defeat Alcyoneus, free Thanatos, and save Camp Jupiter. There are a couple of problems, two of them are that Percy is in a Roman camp, he is supposed to be in a Greek camp, second he does not remember anything. Percy struggles to find a shelter for demigods, but at last he finds Camp Jupiter (a Roman camp). The campers discover that he is Greek, and very powerful campers are wondering if Percy is a spy. Some people think differently, such as Hazel and Frank. The people of Camp Jupiter discover Juno has a plan to join Romans and Greeks to defeat Gaea once and for all. Mars comes to tell the camp that Frank, Hazel, and Percy must free Thanatos and defeat Alcyoneus. They travel to Alaska, where Alcyoneus lives, the land beyond the Gods. As time passes Percy remembers more and more. While they travel they also find out that a couple of Gaea troops(such as cyclops, giants, etc.) are going to invade Camp Jupiter on the day of the Feast of Fortuna.Frank, Hazel, and Percy try to convince the Amazons to help, but they can't. Frank, Hazel, and Percy try to go to Frank's grandmother's house for help. When they arrive they find the house surrounded by orges. Frank finds out he can turn into anything he wants. Unfortunately, Frank's grandmother dies. When they arrive in Alaska they use teamwork and accomplish their goal.They come back to Camp Jupiter and fight against the monsters. The Amazons also come to help the camp. Camp Jupiter won. This is just the beginning of the Prophecy of Seven, so the rest of the seven, who are a part of Camp Half-Blood, come for the next quest. Hope you read Rick Riordan books this Summer ! SEA OF MONSTERS TRAILER Grover Underwood The Lightning Thief The Throne of Fire Thalia The Son of Neptune SET BAST Thanatos Hazel AUTHOR HISTORY SUMMARY In The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan , Percy Jackson, Annabeth Chase, and Grover Underwood attempt to retrieve Zeus' symbol of power, the master bolt. Percy discovers he is a demigod, witch means he is half god half mortal.Poseidon is Percy's father,so he can control water. Zeus thinks Percy took his master bolt so he has to retrieve it before the summer solstice or else a war will start between the gods. Will Percy get the master bolt in time? Will a war start? What will happen? Find out in The Lighting Thief. Rick Riordan was born on June 5, 1964 in San Antonio, Texas. He attended Alamo Hights High School to play guitar and went to college at North Texas state. Influenced in childhood by Lord of the Rings. He
taught music at a summer camp
called Camp Capers that is
where he got the idea for Camp Half-Blood.
He taught at many schools, and at most of them Greek mythology, then he gave up teaching to become a full-time writer. SUMMARY In The Last Olympian by
Rick Riordan Percy, Annabeth, and the other campers make their last stand against Kronos, the titan lord and his army. Kronos is trying to take over Manhattan and overthrow Olympus (witch is in the Empire State Building). Camp Half-Blood is trying their best to stop Kronos.Will Kronos be stopped?What will happen to the campers? Find out in The Last Olympian. What will happen next? Read the Mark the Athena to find out. Who would read these books People who like adventure and/or action
People who enjoy myths
People who enjoy to read a lot
People who like the lightest touch of romance
People who like a bit of mysteries People who wouldn't read these books People who hate myths
People who despise Action and/or adventure
People who dislike something different
Little kids In the book Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Demigod Files, by Rick Riordan, Percy has many quests. In the first quest, Percy Jackson and the Stolen Chariot, Percy helps Clarisse, child of Ares , find her father's chariot. Clarisse's immortal brothers, Phobos( representing fear) and Deimos(representing terror), who are the usual drivers and guardians of the chariot, grew jealous and stole it from Clarisse. Will Clarisse find the chariot in time? Will she be punished harshly by Ares? In the next quest, Percy Jackson and the Bronze Dragon, Percy and Charles are playing Capture the Flag. They find the Ant Hill where Myrmekes are carrying a bronze dragon head. Charles believes the bronze head is a gift from his father. Charles is taken into captivity from the Myrmekes. Annabeth and Silena come to help rescue Charles. Will Charles be rescued? What will happen with the bronze head? In the last quest, Percy Jackson and the Sword of Hades, Persephone calls Percy, Thalia, and Nico, the children of the Big Three, into the Underworld to retrieve Hades' new sword from a demigod spy who stole it. The problem is that Hades' keys, which let anyone out or into the Underworld, are in it. Persephone gives them a flower to track the thief. When all of the petals fall off, the sword thief has made it out of the Underworld. Percy, Nico, and Thalia must retrieve the sword before time runs out.
Read Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Demigod Diaries to find out what is the ending of these quests. Myrmekes: giant ant-like creatures that are the size of a full grown German Shepherd and love shiny things
Persephone: the minor Greek goddess of springtime, flowers, and young life married to Hades Roman counterpart: Proserpina
Juno: the protector of women and marriage, married to Jupiter Roman form: Hera Nut: Goddess of Wilderness Horus: God of the Falcon Isis: Goddess of Rainbows Neyphus: Goddess of the Sky Apophis: God of Chaos Ra: God of the Sun Sente: the Ghost who keeps the Book of Thoth Bast: Goddess of the Cats Sequet : Goddess of Scorpions Anubis: God of Ceremonies, Funerals,ETC Osirus: God of the Dead
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