Rick Riordan

Reviews of books by this author:

Percy Jackson and the Titan’s Curse

I was a bit disappointed when I finished the second book in the series, Sea of Monsters, but Titan’s Curse is a return to form, with the story engaging, informative and action-packed. It zips along with barely a pause for breath, trying to drop pieces of info about Greek gods and mythical creatures as our – Read the rest of this review

Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters

Having enjoyed the first book I was keen to read the next in the series, but while I enjoyed it, it was a bit of a let down by comparison. Sea of Monsters sees Percy reunited with Annabeth and a new friend, Tyson, a young Cyclops. Camp Half-Blood is under attack and its magical borders – Read the rest of this review

Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief

I grabbed a copy at around the time the movie hype was at its peak. Touted as a Harry Potter replacement I thought I would take a gander. I can understand the similarities in the media to Potter, but they are completely different books with different styles and characters. Not that The Lightning Thief was – Read the rest of this review