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PERCY JACKSON
  Cover Art: The Battle Begins Abbott, Tony
The Battle Begins
Owen Brown is your average fourth grader. Or he was, until his best friend, Dana, disappeared right in front of his face, through the floor of the school. Owen's average life has turned upside down. He's determined to find Dana -- before anyone realizes she's missing. Owen sets out on a mysterious, mythological rescue mission with his friends Jon and Sydney. But what none of them know is that Dana's disappearance is part of a much larger riddle. And they're at the center of it.
101 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Anatopsis Abouzeid, Chris
Anatopsis
In the realm from which the Greek gods ruled the universe thousands of years ago, the immortal witch Anatopsis uncovers the true objectives of her demi-god tutor Mr. Pound and attempts to prevent him from carrying out his evil plans.
325 p. 2006
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Loki's Wolves Armstrong, Kelley
Loki's Wolves
"Matt Thorsen is a direct descendant of the order-keeping god Thor, and his classmates Fen and Laurie Brekke are descendants of the trickster god Loki. When Ragnarok--the apocalypse--threatens, the human descendants of the gods must fight monsters to stop the end of the world."--Provided by publisher.
358 p. 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Peaceweaver Barnhouse, Rebecca
Peaceweaver
Sixteen-year-old Hild hates the perpetual fighting between men of her kingdom and others, but when she is sent to marry a neighboring king, supposedly to ensure peace, she must tap into her own abilities with the sword and choose between loyalty and honor.
325 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Unnameables Booraem, Ellen
The Unnameables
On an island in whose strict society only useful objects are named and the unnamed are ignored or forbidden, thirteen-year-old Medford encounters an unusual and powerful creature, half-man, half-goat, and together they attempt to bring some changes to the community.
318 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Savage Fortress Chadda, Sarwat
The Savage Fortress
When British schoolboy Ash Mistry goes to India for a vacation, he quickly falls into a world of rakshasas, or demons, overseen by the evil Lord Alexander Savage.
292 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Medusa Jones Collins, Ross
Medusa Jones
In ancient Greece, Medusa Jones, a gorgon, and her friends, a minotaur and a centaur, are mocked and sneered at by the other Acropolis Academy children whose parents are kings and gods, but when they go on a school camping trip together, the "freaks" become true heroes.
134 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Juliet Dove Queen of Love Coville, Bruce
Juliet Dove Queen of Love
A shy twelve-year-old girl must solve a puzzle involving characters from Greek mythology to free herself from a spell which makes her irresistible to boys.
190 p. 2003
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Void of Mist and Thunder Dashner, James
The Void of Mist and Thunder
When an all-consuming void from the Fourth Dimension opens up, unleashing monsters throughout the Realities, Mister George has one last weapon at his disposal--the mysterious and powerful Karma button, which might be even more dangerous than anyone imagined.
483 pages 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Sea of Trolls Farmer, Nancy
The Sea of Trolls
After Jack becomes apprenticed to a Druid bard, he and his little sister Lucy are captured by Viking Berserkers and taken to the home of King Ivar the Boneless and his half-troll queen, leading Jack to undertake a vital quest to Jotunheim, home of the trolls.
459 p. 2004
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Odd and the Frost Giants Gaiman, Neil
Odd and the Frost Giants
An unlucky twelve-year-old Norwegian boy named Odd leads the Norse gods Loki, Thor, and Odin in an attempt to outwit evil Frost Giants who have taken over Asgard.
117 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Slither Sisters Gilman, Charles
The Slither Sisters
Twins Sarah and Sylvia Price, two monsters in disguise at Lovecraft Middle School, are campaigning for student council with a secret plan to abduct the entire seventh grade, and Robert Arthur and his strange friends must stop their evil plot.
174 p. 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Tale of Troy : Retold from the Ancient Authors Green, Roger Lancelyn.
The Tale of Troy : Retold from the Ancient Authors
A masterful retelling of the last great legend of the Heroic age! This is the story of Helen and the judgment of Paris; of the gathering of the heroes and the siege of Troy; of Achilles with his vulnerable heel; of Odysseus, the last of the Heroes.
207 p. 2012
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Runemarks Harris, Joanne
Runemarks
Maddy Smith, who bears the mysterious mark of a rune on her hand, learns that she is destined to join the gods of Norse mythology and play a role in the fate of the world.
527 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Pandora Gets Angry Hennesy, Carolyn
Pandora Gets Angry
As Pandy, Iole, and Homer travel to Baghdad to seek another deadly evil--rage--they face a lethal sandstorm and worse, while Alcie is aided by Persephone, the queen of the underworld.
310 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Athena the Brain Holub, Joan
Athena the Brain
Athena learns that she is a goddess when she is summoned to Mount Olympus by her father, Zeus, and she must quickly adjust to her new status, make friends with the other godboys and goddessgirls, and catch up with all the studies she missed while attending mortal school.
160 p. 2010
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom Holub, Joan
Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom
When ten-year-old Zeus is kidnapped, he discovers he can defend himself with a magical thunderbolt.
100 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Wrath of the Gods Horowitz, Anthony
The Wrath of the Gods
When it comes to mixing it up with the gods, woe be to the man (or woman) who makes them angry. From creative re-tellings of the Greek stories Pandora's Box, The Judgment of Paris, and Narcissus and Echo, to less familiar but equally cautionary Viking story of The Stolen Hammer of Thor, and the Inuit legend of The Ten Fingers of Sedna, one thing is clear--it never pays to mess with the Gods!
122 p. 2012
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Paradise Trap Jinks, Catherine
The Paradise Trap
Eleven-year-old Marcus is spending a week at the beach with his mother in a tiny old travel trailer, but boredom turns to terror when a new friend discovers a cellar that has magical doors through which people keep disappearing.
344 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Akhenaten Adventure Kerr, Philip
The Akhenaten Adventure
When twelve-year-old twins Philippa and John discover that they are descended from a long line of djinn, their mother sends them away to their Uncle Nimrod, who takes them to Cairo where he starts to teach them about their extraordinary powers.
355 p. 2004
Children's Fiction Book
   
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