The Unofficial Magnus Chase And The Gods Of Asgard Companion

✏Book Title : The Unofficial Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Companion
✏Author : Peter Aperlo
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2015-09-22
✏Pages : 200
✏ISBN : 9781612435206
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Unofficial Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Companion Book Summary : FASCINATING BACKGROUND FACTS, STORIES AND MYTHOLOGICAL INFORMATION FOR THE MAGNUS CHASE AND THE GODS OF ASGARD SERIES Long ago in the legendary land of Asgard, battles raged throughout the Heavens and Earth between powerful gods, Viking heroes and deadly monsters. These timeless tales of bravery, deceit and love come alive in this all-new illustrated guide. As enthralling today as when first told around arctic campfires, these ancient myths are the inspiration for Rick Riordan’s captivating new Magnus Chase books. An ideal source of Norse mythology for anyone reading his novels, this handy companion includes information on: •Odin: King of the gods •Asgard: Realm of the gods •Fenrir: A blood-thirsty giant wolf •Loki: The trickster god •Fafnir: A treasure-hoarding dragon •Valhalla: Heaven’s golden hall •Freyja: Goddess of love •Ragnarok: Battle of the doomed gods IMPORTANT NOTE TO READERS: This book is an independent and unauthorized fan publication. No endorsement or sponsorship by or affiliation with Rick Riordan, his publishers, or other copyright and trademark holders is claimed or suggested. All references in this book to copyrighted or trademarked characters and other elements of books by Rick Riordan are for the purpose of commentary, criticism, analysis, and literary discussion only.

✏Book Title : The Unofficial Heroes of Olympus Companion
✏Author : Richard Marcus
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2011-10-18
✏Pages : 220
✏ISBN : 9781612430126
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Unofficial Heroes of Olympus Companion Book Summary : DELVE INTO THE WORLD OF THE OLYMPIANS In the ancient world, the gods and their heroic half-blood children were legendary. Now in the modern world, they regain their glory in the pages of Rick Riordan’s captivating novels. Providing everything you’ll need to become a Hero of Olympus, the book looks back at the stories of Percy Jackson while exploring how Riordan hints at but keeps readers guessing what’s in a store for Jason, Piper and Leo. In this handy companion, the Olympic gods are fully detailed, from origin and family relationships to famous tales and an expressive illustration, including: Zeus • Hera • Poseidon • Athena • Apollo • Aphrodite The vast array of other gods and fantastical creatures are also cataloged: • Atlas who literally carries the weight of the world on his shoulders • Kronos a Titan who swallows his newborn children • Persephone a kidnapped goddess who becomes queen of the Underworld • Minotaur a half-bull, half-man imprisoned in a labyrinth • Hydra a poisonous serpent who grows two heads when one is severed • Sirens deadly nymphs whose irresistibly beautiful singing lures sailors to their doom IMPORTANT NOTE TO READERS: This book is an independent and unauthorized fan publication.