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 Titan's curse : the graphic novel
 Author: Riordan, Rick

 Added Entry - Personal Name: Venditti, Robert
 Illustrator: Futaki, Attila
Guilhaumond, Gregory

 Publisher:  Disney/Hyperion Books
 Pub Year: 2013

 Dewey: 741.5
 Classification: Nonfiction
 Physical Description: 128 p., col. ill., 24 cm.

 BTSB No: 754974 ISBN: 9781423145301
 Ages: 10-14 Grades: 5-9

 Subjects:
 Riordan, Rick. -- Titan's curse -- Adaptations
 Artemis -- (Greek deity) -- Fiction
 Graphic novels
 Greek mythology -- Fiction
 Mythical animals -- Fiction
 Monsters -- Fiction
 Titans (Mythology) -- Fiction

Price: $17.21

Summary:
When the goddess Artemis disappears while hunting a rare, ancient monster, a group of her followers joins Percy and his friends in an attempt to find and rescue her before the winter solstice, when her influence is needed to sway the Olympian Council regarding the war with the Titans.

Series:
Percy Jackson & The Olympians (graphic Novels), Bk. 3


Accelerated Reader Information:
   Interest Level: MG
   Reading Level: 2.70
   Points: 1.0   Quiz: 161705

Reviews:
   Booklist (12/15/13)

Full Text Reviews:

Booklist - 12/15/2013 As readers of Riordan’s series know, a war between Titans and gods is stirring, and the goddess Artemis is crucial to preparations. But five days before the winter solstice, when she must participate in the summit of the gods, she goes missing. Several of her hunters set out to find her, and though they initially refuse Percy a place in the quest, they eventually join forces for a perilous journey that leads to a showdown with the Titan Atlas and more than one heartrending death. Venditti (The Surrogates) remolds the tale into sequential form, successfully interspersing exposition, action, and revelation at a breathless pace appropriate to the novel. Futaki envisions the beloved characters clearly, and Guilhaumond finds a palette that nicely evokes our hero’s accruing burdens. Although all of mythology’s classic mayhem-makers are present, from manticore to dragon-tooth soldiers to the titanic Talos, they are somewhat robbed of their terrible awesomeness by the scale of the page composition and panel size. Nevertheless, no fan will be able to turn this down. - Copyright 2013 Booklist.

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