9 FROM NINE WORLDS

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9 FROM NINE WORLDS
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Release Date
October 02, 2018
ISBN
978-1368024044
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The Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard trilogy may have concluded, but we haven't heard the last of our favorite peeps from the Nine Worlds. Join Hearthstone, Blitzen, Samirah, Alex, Jack, T.J., Mallory, Halfborn, and more on a hilarious and unforgettable journey through Rick Riordan's unique take on Norse mythology. While Magnus is off visiting his cousin, Annabeth, his friends find themselves in some sticky, hairy, and smelly situations as they try to outwit moronic giants, murderous creatures, and meddlesome gods. Can they stave off Ragnarok at least until Magnus gets back?

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Fans of Riordan will find lots of familiar faces from the Magnus Chase series in this clever collection of short reads. With his signature humor and melting pot of humans, gods and creatures, readers new and old will laugh out loud at the hilarious antics of Thor and friends as he races through the nine worlds.
Although there is plenty of charm and humor, most of the stories feel rushed and a bit like an afterthought, which might be underwhelming for readers expecting more substance.
The full color illustrations are the best thing about this little book, making the purchase worthwhile for series fans. The lively illustrations help bring these beloved characters and places to life.
For those mythology fans looking for a quick laugh, Riordan’s Nine Worlds is sure to please.

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