The Lost Hero (Heroes of Olympus, Book 1)

By Rick Riordan

Jason has a problem. He does not take into accout something sooner than waking up on a faculty bus protecting palms with a woman. it appears she's his female friend Piper, his ally is a child named Leo, and they are all scholars within the barren region institution, a boarding college for "bad kids." What he did to finish up right here, Jason has no idea-except that every thing turns out very wrong.

Piper has a secret. Her father has been lacking for 3 days, and her shiny nightmares show that he is in negative chance. Now her boyfriend does not realize her, and whilst a freak hurricane and weird creatures assault in the course of a faculty box journey, she, Jason, and Leo are whisked away to somewhere referred to as Camp Half-Blood. what's going?

Leo has a manner with instruments. His new cabin at Camp Half-Blood is stuffed with them. heavily, where beats desert tuition fingers down, with its guns education, monsters, and fine-looking women. what is troubling is the curse every body retains conversing approximately, and camper's long past lacking. most unearthly of all, his bunkmates insist they're all-including Leo-related to a god.

Rick Riordan, the best-selling writer of the Percy Jackson sequence, pumps up the motion and suspense in The misplaced Hero, the 1st e-book within the Heroes of Olympus sequence. enthusiasts of demi-gods, prophesies, and quests may be left breathless--and panting for e-book .

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No matter what Medea had intended in Chicago, approximately Piper getting her dad again if she cooperated—it didn’t sound stable. If Piper had risked her personal dad to save lots of them, that made Jason suppose even guiltier. and so they have been operating out of time. If Jason had his days instantly, this used to be early morning of December 20. Which intended day after today was once the iciness solstice. “Get a few sleep,” Leo stated, nonetheless engaged on the locked cage. “It’s your flip. ” Jason took a deep breath. “Leo, I’m sorry approximately that stuff I acknowledged in Chicago. That wasn’t me. You’re now not tense and also you do take stuff seriously—especially your paintings. I want i may do part the stuff you can do. ” Leo reduced his screwdriver. He checked out the ceiling and shook his head like, What am I gonna do with this man? “I try out very demanding to be annoying,” Leo acknowledged. “Don’t insult my skill to irritate. and the way am I imagined to resent you when you pass apologizing? I’m a lowly mechanic. You’re just like the prince of the sky, son of the Lord of the Universe. I’m imagined to resent you. ” “Lord of the Universe? ” “Sure, you’re all—bam! Lightning guy. And ‘Watch me fly. i'm the eagle that soars—’” “Shut up, Valdez. ” Leo controlled a bit smile. “Yeah, see. I do annoy you. ” “I say sorry for apologizing. ” “Thank you. ” He went again to paintings, however the pressure had eased among them. Leo nonetheless regarded unhappy and exhausted—just now not rather so indignant. “Go to sleep, Jason,” he ordered. “It’s gonna take a couple of hours to get this goat guy unfastened. Then I nonetheless bought to determine the best way to make the winds a smaller retaining phone, ’cause i'm really not lugging that canary cage to California. ” “You did repair Festus, you know,” Jason acknowledged. “You gave him a function back. i feel this quest was once the excessive element of his lifestyles. ” Jason was once afraid he’d blown it and made Leo mad back, yet Leo simply sighed. “I hope,” he stated. “Now, sleep, guy. i need it slow with no you natural lifestyles kinds. ” Jason wasn’t particularly definite what that intended, yet he didn’t argue. He closed his eyes and had a protracted, blissfully dreamless sleep. He purely woke while the yelling all started. “Ahhhggggggh! ” Jason leaped to his toes. He wasn’t convinced what was once extra jarring—the complete sun that now bathed the room, or the screaming satyr. “Coach is awake,” Leo acknowledged, which was once form of pointless. Gleeson Hedge used to be capering round on his hairy hindquarters, swinging his membership and yelling, “Die! ” as he smashed the tea set, whacked the sofas, and charged on the throne. “Coach! ” Jason yelled. Hedge became, respiring not easy. His eyes have been so wild, Jason used to be afraid he may possibly assault. The satyr used to be nonetheless donning his orange polo blouse and his coach’s whistle, yet his horns have been basically obvious above his curly hair, and his beefy hindquarters have been certainly all goat. may perhaps you name a goat beefy? Jason placed the concept apart. “You’re the recent kid,” Hedge acknowledged, reducing his membership. “Jason. ” He checked out Leo, then Piper, who’d it sounds as if additionally simply woken up. Her hair gave the look of it had turn into a nest for a pleasant hamster. “Valdez, McLean,” the trainer stated. “What’s occurring? We have been on the Grand Canyon.

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