Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Percy Jackson and the Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan and a Giveaway

Percy Jackson and the Titan's Curse is the third book in this very entertaining series. I liked it just as much as the first two - it's light and fluffy with lots of cool adventures and obviously loads of mythological references. Most of which I probably don't get, but ok. Some of the dialogue has been pissing me off for sounding slightly unnatural, but I've been trying not to focus on that. It's totally worth reading for the entertainment value. I have one (or two, can't remember) left in this series, but apparently Rick Riordan has another one based on Egyptian Gods and if that's true then I will definitely be getting that next.

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2 comments:

Alexandra said...

I saw the Percy Jackson movie before reading the book which was already waiting in my shelf, and it put me of completely.

However, I know a lot of book bloggers out there are fans, so I'm determined to give it a shot. After all, books are almost always better than the movie.

joanna said...

Is the move bad? I've been looking forward to watching it!