Saturday 29 January 2011

The Red Pyramid - Rick Riordan - Kane Chronicles 1

The Red Pyramid
Kane Chronicles Book 1

Rick Riordan
ISBN 9781423113386

Carter and Sadie Kane have their world turned upside down in one night. They are siblings raised apart. Carter was raised while travelling the world with their father, an Egyptologist. Sadie was raised with their maternal grandparents in London England. On one of the two days a year they are allowed to spend together, instantly their lives are changed forever. On that fateful night the Egyptian God, Set,
and his siblings are released from their long entrapment. Set traps their father and they must find a way to free him.

Exploring a slew of Egyptian myths and legends, the story is a history lesson wrapped in a thrilling adventure that spans time and continents. In a world where Egyptian magic still exists, and all the old legends have more truth than just myths, it is superbly written and intensely addictive; this story is amazing and leaves you desperate for book two.

Books By Rick Riordhan:

The Kane Chronicles
The Red Pyramid
The Kane Chronicles Book 2 - May 2011
The Kane Chronicles Book 3 - May 2012

The 39 Clues series

The Maze of Bones
The Black Book of Buried Secrets
Vespers Rising (2011)

Tres Navarre Series
Big Red Tequila
Widower's Two-Step
The Last King of Texas
The Devil Went Down to Austin
Mission Road
Rebel Island

Camp Half-Blood Series Percy Jackson and the Olympians
The Lightning Thief
The Sea of Monsters
The Titan's Curse
The Battle of the Labyrinth
The Last Olympian
The Heroes of Olympus
The Lost Hero
The Son of Neptune
Companion books
The Demigod Files
Demigods and Monsters
The Ultimate Guide
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
Graphic novels
The Lightning

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