Thoughts: The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

House of Hades by Rick Riordan Final Verdict: 3.7 out of 4.0 Plot/Story: 3 – Plot/Story is interesting and believable The House of Hades is Book 4 in the Heroes of Olympus series by Rick Riordan.  This series follows the five-book Percy Jackson & the Olympians series, but it incorporates the Roman mythology alongside the … Continue reading Thoughts: The House of Hades by Rick Riordan

Review: Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan

Topic: Book Review Date: 06/03/2010 Summary: With The Red Pyramid (The Kane Chronicles, Book 1), Rick Riordan takes his readers along on another fantastic journey through ancient myth; though, unlike his Greek mythology series, Percy Jackson & the Olympians, this series (The Kane Chronicles) deals with ancient Egyptian mythology. Like his first series, The Kane … Continue reading Review: Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan

Reviews: The Earlies, Part 5

Gentelmen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos Very funny but also very serious. A lot of social commentary. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton This Pulitzer Prize winning book by Edith Wharton is, well, prize-winning. Wharton asserts herself as America's Jane Austen - witty, intelligent, moving, and principled. The ending, especially, is so personal and … Continue reading Reviews: The Earlies, Part 5