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The Son of Neptune

The Heroes of Olympus, Book 2
Narrated by: Joshua Swanson
Series: Heroes Of Olympus, Book 2
Length: 13 hrs and 28 mins
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Penguin presents, this downloadable, unabridged audiobook edition of the second title in this number one, bestselling spin-off series from Percy Jackson creator, Rick Riordan. This crazy messed up world of gods and monsters is Percy Jackson's reality, which pretty much sucks for him. Percy Jackson, son of Poseidon, God of the Sea, has woken from a very deep sleep and come face to face with two snake-haired ladies who refuse to die.

But they're the least of his problems. Because Percy finds himself at a camp for half-bloods, which doesn't ring any bells for him. There's just one name he remembers from his past. Annabeth. Only one thing is certain - Percy's questing days aren't over. He and fellow demigods Frank and Hazel must face the most important quest of all: The Prophecy of Seven. If they fail, it's not just their camp at risk. Percy's old life, the gods, and the entire world might be destroyed...

©2014 Rick Riordan (P)2014 Penguin Books Limited

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  • Andrew
  • 02-24-15

Good start to the second series:

As good as the previous series, bringing in new characters and monsters. As the prophecy unfolds what else has been kept from our heroes?

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  • Aidan
  • 12-12-15

Great story, really well told

Loved this book as I have loved listening to all Rick Riordan's work to this point. First person novels annoy me when I read them, but as an audiobook, when told as well as Joshua Swanson does here, they are brilliant. Best audiobook series since listening to harry potter for me.

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  • mrs s cook
  • 07-28-15

Long and detailed

I loved it especially at the start with all the jokes and the awesome description

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 05-26-19

best book ever

awsome
amazing super cool I'm gonna get a pegisis from Amazon. I should visit long Island

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  • Jamagram
  • 02-18-19

Amazing

Awesome good for percy Jackson and kane chronicles fans very good my kid loves it

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-23-19

Better performance by Swanson than before

It took me a while to get used to Swanson. He reads in a more serious tone than the previous reader in the PJ-series. But he did a much better job here than in the previous book! loved it.

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  • Noah R.
  • 11-20-18

Another epic

It's just keeps getting better and better with each book i really love this series

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  • Anonymous User
  • 04-28-18

brilliant

it was an amazing listen. I have read the book so listening was even better!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 04-06-18

I love the story

Swanson needs to be more expressive though. Especially with Hazel and Frank as their voices changed throughout the book a bit.

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  • Adam Walker
  • 09-03-17

Awesome

I am genuinely enjoying this series. I love the character development in this series, it is brilliant how Rick has written the story.

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  • Bridget Fair
  • 11-07-18

Epicness 🧠=you

It was totally epic and or awesome and or one of the best storys I have ever listened to!!!!!!

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  • Justin Whelan
  • 12-14-17

Awesome

I'm so happy to be back in rick riordens world. Just awesome. Wow I can't wait for the next book.





















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  • Kaswyn
  • 10-24-16

Another great book in the Riordan collection

Once you get use to the American accent, the book is great as ever. some suprises and twists as well.

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  • Kristy
  • 07-20-16

A favourite book read extremely well

Always been huge fan of the series and Joshua Swanson has done a fantastic job reading it.
Definitely listening to again in the future