By Rick Riordan
Jason has a problem. He does not consider something earlier than waking up on a college bus conserving arms 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 college, a boarding college for "bad kids." What he did to finish up right here, Jason has no idea-except that every little thing turns out very wrong.
Piper has a secret. Her father has been lacking for 3 days, and her brilliant nightmares display that he is in negative threat. Now her boyfriend does not realize her, and whilst a freak typhoon and weird creatures assault in the course of a college box journey, she, Jason, and Leo are whisked away to somewhere known as Camp Half-Blood. what's going?
Leo has a fashion with instruments. His new cabin at Camp Half-Blood is stuffed with them. heavily, where beats wasteland institution fingers down, with its guns education, monsters, and fine-looking women. what is troubling is the curse each person retains conversing approximately, and camper's long gone lacking. most eldritch 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. lovers of demi-gods, prophesies, and quests should be left breathless--and panting for publication .
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Charmspeak …” Piper remembered final evening, the way in which the group on the campfire had swayed backward and forward among Drew’s opinion and hers. “You suggest, like, you may speak somebody into doing issues. Or … providing you with issues. Like a motor vehicle? ” “Oh, don’t supply Drew any rules! ” Lacy gasped. “But yeah,” Mitchell acknowledged. “She might do this. ” “So that’s why she’s head counselor,” Piper acknowledged. “She confident you all? ” Mitchell picked a foul wad of gum from less than Piper’s mattress. “Nah, she inherited the publish while Silena Beauregard died within the conflict. Drew was once moment oldest. Oldest camper instantly will get the put up, except anyone with extra years or extra accomplished quests desires to problem, within which case there’s a duel, yet that barely ever occurs. besides, we’ve been caught with Drew liable considering the fact that August. She made up our minds to make a few, ah, alterations within the manner the cabin is administered. ” “Yes, I did! ” by surprise Drew was once there, leaning opposed to the bunk. Lacy squeaked like a guinea pig and attempted to run, yet Drew placed an arm out to forestall her. She seemed down at Mitchell. “I imagine you ignored a few trash, sweetie. You’d greater make one other cross. ” Piper glanced towards the rest room and observed that Drew had dumped every thing from the lavatory waste bin—some beautiful nasty things—all over the ground. Mitchell sat up on his haunches. He glared at Drew like he used to be approximately to assault (which Piper would’ve paid funds to see), yet ultimately he snapped, “Fine. ” Drew smiled. “See, Piper, hon, we’re a very good cabin the following. an exceptional relatives! Silena Beauregard, notwithstanding … you may take a caution from her. She was once secretly passing details to Kronos within the Titan struggle, assisting the enemy. ” Drew smiled all candy and blameless, together with her glittery red make-up and her blow-dried hair lush and smelling like nutmeg. She gave the impression of any renowned teenage woman from any highschool. yet her eyes have been as chilly as metal. Piper obtained the sensation Drew used to be having a look immediately into her soul, pulling out her secrets and techniques. assisting the enemy. “Oh, not one of the different cabins discuss it,” Drew confided. “They act like Silena Beauregard used to be a hero. ” “She sacrificed her lifestyles to make issues right,” Mitchell grumbled. “She was once a hero. ” “Mmm-hmm,” Drew stated. “Another day on rubbish patrol, Mitchell. yet anyhow, Silena misplaced music of what this cabin is set. We fit up lovely at camp! Then we holiday them aside and begin over! It’s the simplest enjoyable ever. We don’t have any enterprise getting concerned in different stuff like wars and quests. I definitely haven’t been on any quests. They’re a waste of time! ” Lacy raised her hand nervously. “But final evening you stated you desired to move on a—” Drew glared at her, and Lacy’s voice died. “Most of all,” Drew persisted, “we definitely don’t want our photograph tarnished through spies, can we, Piper? ” Piper attempted to respond to, yet she couldn’t. there has been no manner Drew may learn about her desires or her dad’s kidnapping, used to be there? “It’s too undesirable you won’t be around,” Drew sighed. “But in case you live to tell the tale your little quest, don’t fear, I’ll locate somebodyto fit up with you. might be a type of gross Hephaestus men.