Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer - Magnus Chase Book 1 (Hardback)
  • Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer - Magnus Chase Book 1 (Hardback)

Magnus Chase and the Sword of Summer - Magnus Chase Book 1 (Hardback)

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Hardback Published: 06/10/2015
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The first book in the incredible new series from the author of Percy Jackson, the Kane Chronicles and Heroes of Olympus. My name is Magnus Chase. I'm orphaned and living rough on the streets of Boston. And things are about to get much worse. My day started out normally enough. I was sleeping under a bridge when some guy kicked me awake and said, 'They're after you.' Next thing I know, I'm reunited with my obnoxious uncle, who casually informs me that my long-lost father is a Norse god. Nothing normal about that. And it turns out the gods of Asgard are preparing for war. Apparently, if I can't find the sword my father lost two thousand years ago, there will be doom. Doomsday, to be precise. A fire giant attacking the city? Immortal warriors hacking each other to pieces? Unkillable wolves with glowing eyes? It's all coming up. But first I'm going to die. This is the story of how my life goes downhill from there...


Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141342412

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A fantastic use of the Norse god's in the modern universe, Riordans world is getting bigger! Especially with a guest appearance from Annabeth.

Magnus' first journey is very much like Percy's own,... More

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6th October 2015
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“Ragnarok is nigh....”

....Or is it?

I was lucky enough to receive a proof of this book and all I can say is Rick Riordan has done it again! I am a huge fan of Percy Jackson, the Kane siblings and co. I love mythology, especially Norse.... More

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24th September 2015
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“Doomsday is Coming”

If you liked Percy Jackson, you will love Magnus Chase. Rick Riordan brings the Norse gods to life along with valkyries, dwarfs, elves and giants.

Can Magnus and his friends keep themselves alive and prevent... More

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2nd September 2015
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