By Hannah S.
Magnus Chase and also the Gods of Asgard: The Sword from the Summer time may be the first book in Ron Riordan’s new series, another continuation from the Percy Jackson series. Spoilers follows, so read at the own risk!
Magnus Chase is really a destitute teen orphan, making do on which food he is able to find. His mother died not lengthy ago inside a fire, by which Magnus saw some mysterious baby wolves. The storyline starts with Magnus’ friend Blitz telling him that individuals are searching for him, a guy along with a teenage girl. Magnus runs, avoiding them, but incurs them later and finds out these to be his uncle Fredrick and the cousin Annabeth. Through the book Magnus is introduced into the field of Norse mythology and also the Norse gods, such as his father. He meets Mike Al-Abbas, daughter of Loki, and discovers his destitute buddies Blitzen and Hearthstone have been aware of this whole time. Blitzen happens to be a dwarf, and Hearthstone an elf. With the aid of these 3, Magnus have to get the Sword from the Summer time and prevent Surt from beginning Ragnarok, or doomsday.
Through the book you’re able to know Riordan’s wonderful figures. Each have an as well considered personality, every individual and different. Among the primary figures within this book is deaf and communicates through ASL, Alf Sign Language. These guys Muslim and wears a hijab. There’s also several references towards the previous series, Heroes of Olympus. This book was thrilling from starting to finish, including some of the Norse gods, as well as at some point referencing the Thor movies. If you’re searching to understand more about Norse mythology, or simply searching to have an interesting fall read, this is actually the book for you personally.