The second adventure in this action-packed new series from the author of Percy Jackson - a book that has sold a phenomenal 52,000 copies in hardback. Egyptian mythology is a constant source of fascination for children, and central to the National Curriculum. This follows the Gods of Ancient Egyptwho have been unleashed on the modern world, where Carter kane and his sister, Sadie, have been in "big" trouble.
Rick Riordan is an award-winning writer. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief was the overall winner of the Red House Children's Book Award in 2006, and made into a blockbuster film in 2010. The series has gone on to become a chart-topping success.