The Greek and Roman demigods will have to cooperate in order to defeat the giants released by the Earth Mother, Gaea. Then they will have to sail together to the ancient land to find the Doors of Death. What exactly are the Doors of Death? Much of the prophecy remains a mystery. . . .With old friends and new friends joining forces, a marvelous ship, fearsome foes, and an exotic setting, The Mark of Athena promises to be another unforgettable adventure by master storyteller Rick Riordan.
Author: Rick Riordan
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 8.40h x 5.90w x 1.90d
Audience: Ages 9-12
Reading Level: 4.8
Point Value: 20
Interest Level: Middle Grade
Quiz #/Name: 154635 / Mark of Athena
Award: Buckeye Children's Book Award - Winner
Award: Golden Archer Award - Winner
Kirkus Reviews 11/01/2012
School Library Journal 01/01/2013 pg. 97
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2013 pg. 81 - Recommended, Satisfactory
About the Author
Rick Riordan (www.rickriordan.com) 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 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 San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons.