Meet Libby. Learn more here
We want your feedback!
Click here
Cover Image

The Blood of Olympus

The Heroes of Olympus Series, Book 5 · The Heroes of Olympus

by Rick Riordan

ebook

Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today

The Blood of Olympus is the fifth book in the bestselling Heroes of Olympus series - set in the high-octane world of Percy Jackson.

Though the Greek and Roman crew members of the Argo II have made progress in their many quests, they still seem no closer to defeating the earth mother, Gaea. Her giants have risen - all of them - and they're stronger than ever.

They must be stopped before the Feast of Spes, when Gaea plans to have two demigods sacrificed in Athens. She needs their blood -the blood of Olympus - in order to wake. The demigods are having more frequent visions of a terrible battle at Camp Half-Blood. The Roman legion from Camp Jupiter, led by Octavian, is almost within striking distance. Though it is tempting to take the Athena Parthenos to Athens to use as a secret weapon, the friends know that the huge statue belongs back on Long Island, where it might be able to stop a war between the two camps. The Athena Parthenos will go west; the Argo II will go east.

The gods, still suffering from multiple personality disorder, are useless. How can a handful of young demigods hope to persevere against Gaea's army of powerful giants? As dangerous as it is to head to Athens, they have no other option. They have sacrificed too much already. And if Gaea wakes, it is game over...

Rick Riordan has now sold an incredible 55 million copies of his books worldwide

'A cracking read' - Sunday Express

'Explosive' - Big Issue

'Action-packed' - Telegraph

Publication Details

Publisher:
Penguin Books Ltd
Imprint:
Puffin
Publication Date:
2014
Series:
The Heroes of Olympus

Format

  • OverDrive Read
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 3.6 MB

Rick Riordan (Author)

Rick Riordan, dubbed 'storyteller of the gods' by Publishers Weekly, is the author of five New York Times number-one bestselling book series with millions of copies sold throughout the world: Percy Jackson, the Heroes of Olympus and the Trials of ...

More about Rick Riordan
The Blood of Olympus
Copy and paste the code into your website.