The Trials of Apollo, Book One: The Hidden Oracle

The Trials of Apollo, Book One: The Hidden Oracle

by Rick Riordan (Author)

How do you punish an immortal? 

By making him human. 

After angering his father, Zeus, the god Apollo is cast down from Olympus. Weak and disoriented, he lands in New York City as a regular teenage boy. Now, without his godly powers, the 4,000-year-old deity must learn to survive in the modern world until he can somehow find a way to regain Zeus' favor. 

But Apollo has many enemies - gods, monsters, and mortals who would love to see the former Olympian permanently destroyed. Apollo needs help, and he can think of only one place to go...an enclave of modern demigods known as Camp Half-Blood. 

The Trials of Apollo, Book One: The Hidden Oracle is a thrilling adventure novel that takes readers on a journey with the fallen god Apollo. After being cast down from Mount Olympus, Apollo finds himself trapped in the form of a mortal teenager, Lester Papadopoulos. With no powers and no memories of his past, Lester must navigate the modern world and find a way to regain his godhood.

Accompanied by Meg McCaffrey, a demigod daughter of Demeter, Apollo sets out on a quest to find the hidden Oracle of Delphi, who holds the key to his restoration. Along the way, they encounter a host of mythological creatures and challenges, including vengeful gods, powerful monsters, and treacherous traps. With wit, courage, and a newfound appreciation for mortal life, Apollo and Meg must overcome these obstacles and fulfill the prophecy that will determine the fate of the world.

Join Apollo and Meg on their perilous quest in The Trials of Apollo, Book One: The Hidden Oracle, a captivating story filled with humor, heart, and suspense. Discover the secrets of the hidden oracle, unravel the mysteries of Apollo's past, and witness the transformation of a fallen god into a hero.

With its engaging characters, fast-paced action, and poignant exploration of themes such as redemption, friendship, and the power of self-discovery, The Trials of Apollo, Book One: The Hidden Oracle is a must-read for fans of Rick Riordan's Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, as well as newcomers to his captivating world of mythology and adventure.


May 03, 2016