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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Can't-Wait Wednesday: The Dark Prophecy



Can't-Wait Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Wishing Endings to spotlight and talk about the books we're excited about that we have yet to read. Generally they're books that have yet to be released as well. It's based on Waiting on Wednesday, hosted by the fabulous Jill at Breaking the Spine. Find out more here.

THE DARK PROPHECY BY RICK RIORDAN
The Trials of Apollo Book 2
Hardcover 432 Pages
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Release Date: May 2nd 2017
Pre-order: Amazon & Barnes and Noble

From Goodreads:

Zeus has punished his son Apollo—god of the sun, music, archery, poetry, and more—by casting him down to earth in the form of a gawky, acne-covered sixteen-year-old mortal named Lester. The only way Apollo can reclaim his rightful place on Mount Olympus is by restoring several Oracles that have gone dark. What is affecting the Oracles, and how can Apollo do anything about them without his powers?
After experiencing a series of dangerous—and frankly, humiliating—trials at Camp Half-Blood, Apollo must now leave the relative safety of the demigod training ground and embark on a hair-raising journey across North America. Fortunately, what he lacks in godly graces he's gaining in new friendships—with heroes who will be very familiar to fans of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians and Heroes of Olympus series. Come along for what promises to be a harrowing, hilarious, and haiku-filled ride. . . .
To learn about Rick Riordan and his books please visit his website

5 comments:

  1. I am actually reading/listening to the first one, and I'm just about hanging in there -- I don't quite know if I liek Apollo yet lol

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  2. I should probably read a Rick Riordan book one day - just saying. I always love the covers of his books!

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  3. Wow! Such a beautiful cover! I haven't read any Rick Riordan books, but this looks interesting!

    Here’s my WoW!

    Ronyell @ Rabbit Ears Book Blog

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  4. I have not started this series yet. I need to. Great pick!

    Check out my Wednesday post

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  5. I haven't read anything by this author yet. Sounds promising though. Hope you enjoy it!

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