Magnus Chase continues to be on the move for quite a while, since one mysterious night, 2 yrs ago, when a surge wiped out his mother. Left destitute and alone in Boston, he’s become skilled at surviving the most difficult of conditions, as well as for every other teenage protagonist, doing this could be enough they are driving the narrative. But this can be a novel by Ron Riordan, author of these myth-inspired, best-selling series as Percy Jackson and also the Olympians, the Kane Chronicles and also the Heroes of Olympus. Like individuals previous tales, Magnus Chase and also the Gods of Asgard: The Sword of Summer time is inspired by mythology—this time the tales from the Norse gods.
The very first installment inside a planned trilogy, Riordan’s latest is fast-paced and filled with action. Only inside a world built by Riordan would a personality turn 16, summon a sword so effective it features a soul, go to fight having a fire-wielding, flame-tossing Lord of Muspellheim—all inside the first four chapters. Magnus is on the quest to discover who he’s and just how he is able to save the planet. Whether he’s checking in at Hotel Valhalla, convincing a Valkyrie to visit deep-ocean fishing for Jormungand the planet Serpent or trekking with the Nine Worlds, Magnus has got the miraculous capability to stay a measure in front of disaster.
As irreverent because he is witty, Magnus is really a delightfully crafted character who endears themself towards the readers from the initial page.