Percy Jackson and the Last Olympian

Author:

Rick Riordan

Publisher:

PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA

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Publisher

PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA

Publication Year 2013
ISBN-13

9780141346885

ISBN-10 0141346884
Binding

Paper Back

Number of Pages 416 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 21x13x2
Weight (grms) 304

Everyone's favorite demigod child, Percy Jackson, returns for the final epic battle to ensure the safety of Mount Olympus, in Percy Jackson and The Last Olympian. After Percy learns that he is the son of Poseidon, his world turns upside down. A prophecy states that when he reaches the age of 16, he will have to make a choice that will affect the future of Olympus.


The book opens with Percy and Beckendorf trying to destroy Kronos ship and defeat him before he reaches Olympus. Not one to be outsmarted, Kronos is in possession of Luke's body, the son of Hermes. Percy learns of the prophecy while at his father's underwater palace. to prepare for the battle, Percy dips himself in the famed River Styx. When he returns, he finds that all the residents of Manhattan have been put to sleep by Kronos, so that they do not get in the way of the battle.


Amidst all this, Percy and Annabeth, daughter of Athena, also realize their feelings toward each other. The centaurs, hunters, nature spirits and other members of Camp Half-Blood unite to join Percy as they take on Kronos and his army. Percy and Kronos go head on in the throne room at Olympus. Percy also realizes that someone is betraying them and passing on secret information to the Titans. to top it all, the Titans have a monster that they plan to unleash on Percy's side. Will Luke be able to get rid of Kronos possession and will Percy manage to save the day? This re-issue edition of Percy Jackson and The Last Olympian was published in 2013 by Penguin UK and is available in paperback.


Key Features:


 



  • This book is the final installment in the Percy Jackson and The Olympians series.

  • 20th Century Fox has the film adaptation rights to all the books in this bestselling series.

Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan is the author of the 1 new York times bestselling Percy Jackson and the Olympians series for children and the multi-award-winning tres Navarre mystery series for adults. For fifteen years, rick taught English and history at public and private middle schools in the san Francisco bay area and in Texas. In 2002, saint Mary's hall honoured him with the school's first master teacher award. His adult fiction has won the top three national awards in the mystery genre the Edgar, the Anthony and the shamus. His short fiction has appeared in Mary Higgins Clark mystery magazine and Ellery queen's mystery magazine. His Percy Jackson series features a twelve-year-old dyslexic boy who discovers he is the modern-day son of a Greek god. The lightning thief was a new York times notable book for 2005. Film rights have been purchased by twentieth century fox and a feature film is in development. The sea of monsters was a child magazine best book for children for 2006 and a publishers weekly and book sense national bestseller. The third title, the titan's curse, made the series a #1 new York times bestseller and the fourth title, the battle of the labyrinth, had a first printing of one million copies. Rick is also the author of the 39 clues, the maze of bones, another 1 new York times bestseller. Film rights for the 39 clues have been purchased by Steven Spielberg and dream works. Rick Riordan now writes full-time. He lives in san Antonio with his wife and two sons.

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