The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 2)

By Rick Riordan

After a summer season spent attempting to hinder a catastrophic struggle one of the Greek gods, Percy Jackson reveals his seventh-grade tuition 12 months unnervingly quiet. His greatest challenge is facing his new buddy, Tyson-a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless child who follows Percy all over the place, making it difficult for Percy to have any "normal" friends.

But issues do not stay quiet for lengthy. Percy quickly discovers there's hassle at Camp Half-Blood: the paranormal borders which defend Half-Blood Hill were poisoned via a mysterious enemy, and the one shelter for demigods is at the verge of being overrun via mythological monsters. to avoid wasting the camp, Percy wishes assistance from his ally, Grover, who has been taken prisoner through the Cyclops Polyphemus on an island someplace within the Sea of Monsters, the harmful waters Greek heroes have sailed for millennia-only this present day, the ocean of Monsters is going by way of a brand new identify the Bermuda Triangle.

Now Percy and his friends-Grover, Annabeth, and Tyson-must retrieve the Golden Fleece from the Island of the Cyclopes by means of the top of the summer time or Camp Half-Blood could be destroyed. yet first, Percy will research a beautiful new mystery approximately his family-one that makes him query no matter if being claimed as Poseidon's son is an honor or just a merciless shaggy dog story.

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I already instructed you that. I used elder python venom, immediately from the depths of Tartarus. ” “Chiron had not anything to do with it? ” “Ha! you recognize he might by no means do this. The outdated idiot wouldn’t have the center. ” “You name it guts? Betraying your pals? Endangering the full camp? ” Luke raised his sword. “You don’t comprehend the half it. i used to be going to allow you to take the Fleece . . . as soon as i used to be performed with it. ” That made me hesitate. Why might he enable me take the Fleece? He must’ve been mendacity. yet I couldn’t have the funds for to lose his awareness. “You have been going to heal Kronos,” I acknowledged. “Yes! The Fleece’s magic would’ve sped his mending technique through tenfold. yet you haven’t stopped us, Percy. You’ve simply slowed us down a bit. ” “And so that you poisoned the tree, you betrayed Thalia, you put us up—all to assist Kronos spoil the gods. ” Luke gritted his tooth. “You be aware of that! Why do you retain asking me? ” “Because i need every person within the viewers to listen to you. ” “What viewers? ” Then his eyes narrowed. He seemed at the back of him and his goons did an analogous. They gasped and stumbled again. Above the pool, shimmering within the rainbow mist, used to be an Iris-message imaginative and prescient of Dionysus, Tantalus, and the entire camp within the eating pavilion. They sat in surprised silence, observing us. “Well,” stated Dionysus dryly, “some unplanned dinner leisure. ” “Mr. D, you heard him,” I acknowledged. “You all heard Luke. The poisoning of the tree wasn’t Chiron’s fault. ” Mr. D sighed. “I consider no longer. ” “The Iris-message can be a trick,” Tantalus urged, yet his cognizance used to be totally on his cheeseburger, which he used to be attempting to nook with either fingers. “I worry not,” Mr. D acknowledged, taking a look with distaste at Tantalus. “It appears to be like I shall need to reinstate Chiron as actions director. i guess I do omit the previous horse’s pinochle video games. ” Tantalus grabbed the cheeseburger. It didn’t bolt clear of him. He lifted it from the plate and stared at it in amazement, as though it have been the most important diamond on the earth. “I received it! ” he cackled. “We aren't any longer wanting your providers, Tantalus,” Mr. D introduced. Tantalus regarded surprised. “What? But—” “You could go back to the Underworld. you're brushed off. ” “No! But—Nooooooooooo! ” As he dissolved into mist, his arms clutched on the cheeseburger, attempting to carry it to his mouth. however it used to be too overdue. He disappeared and the cheeseburger fell again onto its plate. The campers exploded into cheering. Luke bellowed with rage. He slashed his sword during the fountain and the Iris-message dissolved, however the deed used to be performed. i used to be feeling beautiful stable approximately myself, till Luke grew to become and gave me a murderous glance. “Kronos was once correct, Percy. You’re an unreliable weapon. you should be changed. ” I wasn’t definite what he intended, yet I didn’t have time to consider it. one among his males blew a brass whistle, and the deck doorways flew open. A dozen extra warriors poured out, creating a circle round us, the brass counsel in their spears bristling. Luke smiled at me. “You’ll by no means go away this boat alive. ” EIGHTEEN THE celebration PONIES INVADE “One on one,” I challenged Luke.

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