Cmc Schools

Percy Jackson's Greek Gods


Extreame Savings Item! Save 41% on the Percy Jackson's Greek Gods by Disney-Hyperion at Cmc Schools. MPN: illustrations. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. A publisher in New York asked me to write down what I know about the Greek gods, and I was like, Can we do this anonymously? Because I don't need the


Images:
Percy Jackson's Greek Gods by Disney-Hyperion (Image #1)
Percy Jackson's Greek Gods by Disney-Hyperion (Image #2)
Brand: Disney-Hyperion
4.8 out of 5 stars with 114 reviews
Condition: New
Availability: In Stock
$12.99
$7.78
You Save: 40%


Quantity:  

 



Product Description & Reviews

A publisher in New York asked me to write down what I know about the Greek gods, and I was like, Can we do this anonymously? Because I don't need the Olympians mad at me again. But if it helps you to know your Greek gods, and survive an encounter with them if they ever show up in your face, then I guess writing all this down will be my good deed for the week.

So begins Percy Jackson's Greek Gods, in which the son of Poseidon adds his own magic--and sarcastic asides--to the classics. He explains how the world was created, then gives readers his personal take on a who's who of ancients, from Apollo to Zeus. Percy does not hold back. "If you like horror shows, blood baths, lying, stealing, backstabbing, and cannibalism, then read on, because it definitely was a Golden Age for all that."

This novel-sized paperback, complete with an insert of full-color illustrations by Caldecott Honoree John Rocco, is portable and friendly, and the ideal way to introduce young readers to the classic stories.
Praise for Percy Jackson's Greek Gods
"Percy's gift, which is no great secret, is to breathe new life into the gods. Closest attention is paid to the Olympians, but Riordan has a sure touch when it comes to fitting much into a small space-as does Rocco's artwork, which smokes and writhes on the page as if hit by lightning. . .The inevitable go-to for Percy's legions of fans who want the stories behind his stories."
-Kirkus Reviews

"The age-old stories are endlessly strong, resonant, and surprising, while the telling here is fresh, irreverent, and amusing. Percy's voice. . . John Rocco illustrates the myths with drama, verve, and clarity. A must-have addition to the Percy Jackson canon."
-Booklist Online

"Combining the sarcasm and wit of Percy Jackson with the original Greek myths is a great way to hook tweens and teens on the stories without boring them. The beautiful illustrations by John Rocco enhance each story. . ."
-VOYA

Additional Information

Brand:
Disney-Hyperion
Manufacturer:
Disney-Hyperion
Category:
Fairy Tales, Folk Tales & Myths
MPN:
illustrations
Release Date:
2016-02-23
EAN:
9781484712375
ISBN:
1484712374
Edition:
Reprint
Part Number:
illustrations
Author:
Rick Riordan
Publisher:
Disney-Hyperion
Creator:
John Rocco
Publication Date:
2016-02-23
Binding:
Paperback
Item Weight:
0 pounds
Item Size:
1.13 x 8.25 x 5.5 inches
Package Weight:
0.95 pounds
Package Size:
5.4 x 1.2 x 8.2 inches

 


Have questions about this item, or would like to inquire about a custom or bulk order?


If you have any questions about this product by Disney-Hyperion, contact us by completing and submitting the form below. If you are looking for a specif part number, please include it with your message.

First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:
Your Message:

Related Best Sellers


Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (Harry Potter)
By Arthur A. Levine Books
ean: 9780545850568, isbn: 0545850568,
Straight from the library at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, a book of magical creatures that no Harry Potter fan should be without!A copy of FANTASTIC BEASTS & WHERE TO FIND THEM resides in almost every wizarding household in the country...

The Forest Has Eyes
By The Greenwich Workshop Press
ean: 9780867130553, isbn: 0867130555,
Find hidden stories and pictures in these paintings of Native Americans and the western wilderness. Eighty-three thousand copies sold....

Two Peas in a Pod (Whatever After #11)
By Scholastic Press
mpn: 980112350, ean: 9781338162899, isbn: 1338162896,
I've landed -- along with my brother, Jonah, and our dog, Prince -- in the fairy tale of The Princess and the Pea! When I can't fall asleep on top of a hundred mattresses, the kingdom decides I must be the princess they're looking for. Talk about ...

The Lady and the Lion: A Brothers Grimm Tale
By Dial
ean: 9780803726512, isbn: 0803726511,
An epic novel of love, courage, and honor follows a young woman, who, after facing a ferocious lion to save her father, discovers that the lion is actually a kind prince under the spell of an evil enchantress, and as love blossoms between them, she m...

Scroll To Top


Privacy Policy / Terms of Service / Accessibility Statement
© 2019 - cmcschools.org. All Rights Reserved.