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My Life: I'm a Graphic Novel Novice

I’m a fan of storytelling in any form. Mostly I choose books or tv/movies, but I also enjoy theater, dance, art, music, etc. And I’ve started getting into graphic novels. 599 more words

My Life

The House of Hades

The House of Hades
Heroes of Olympus, book 4

Rick Riordan

Disney-Hyperion Books, 2013

The story so far: After completing her individual quest of finding the Athena Parthenos, Annabeth falls through the floor of Arachne’s lair and Percy, having vowed to never be separated again, falls with her straight past the Underworld into Tartarus, the pit where all monsters essences are dispatched and where they eventually reform and end up back in the mortal realm. 529 more words

Youth Fiction

Reading Challenge: January Update

As if the challenge of reading seventy-five books in one year wasn’t daunting enough, I decided to add in this reading challenge to help me with adding some variety to my yearly reading challenge. 883 more words


Featured Video and Thoughts for 3/25/2015: "Talking Volumes: Rick Riordan on using humor in his writing "

In today’s featured video, Percy Jackson author Rick Riordan reflects on using humor in writing and makes a valid point on the subject.

One thing that sticks out to me in this video is Rick Riordan statement that humor… 192 more words


Heroes of Olympus ~ series review

The Heroes of Olympus series by Rick Riordan 

As promised, my thoughts on the Heroes of Olympus series. Oh, and there may be spoilers. If you haven’t read the series or any of the Percy Jackson books, I’d advise waiting to read this review. 716 more words


Book #10 - Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

My read for this week was Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. In the case of this book I had previously seen the movie and was surprised to see a number of differences between the two.  316 more words