Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard by Rick RiordanWill Magnus Chase do for Norse mythology what Percy Jackson did for the classical Greek pantheon—make it extremely popular with kid readers again? Bradfield has already started incorporating elements from the Norse saga into his programming, including towels with an HV monogram, supposedly purloined from the Hotel Valhalla. Nightborn by Lou Anders Crown, July. The second installment in the Thrones and Bones series features farm boy Karn and his friend Thianna, a half-human, half-frost giantess, who have teamed up in order to survive pursuit by a Norse-inspired assortment of dragons, trolls, and giants. A companion to the new Riordan series that offers in-depth information about the characters of Norse mythology including Odin, Frigg, Loki, and Thor. This is the third and final book in the Blackwell Pages series about Matt and his friends, modern-day descendants of Norse gods living in Blackwell, S.
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The novel is narrated in the first-person view by Magnus Chase , year-old demigod and homeless orphan. He and his crew sail to the farthest borders of Jotunheim and Niflheim in pursuit of Asgard's greatest threat. Magnus Chase receives an ocean survival jumping lesson from Percy Jackson, a Greek demigod who is his cousin Annabeth Chase's boyfriend. The latter advises him, mentioning the possessiveness of sea gods over their weapons. Alex Fierro and Magnus travel to the Chase Mansion, where they recover notes scribbled by Randolph at different points of time. Alex feels that these notes hold the key to defeat her father Mother. After reaching Valhalla, Magnus summons a ship gifted by his father Frey.
Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard is a trilogy  of fantasy novels written by American author Rick Riordan with the subject of Norse mythology and published by Disney - Hyperion. The first book, The Sword of Summer , was released on October 6, The main protagonist, Magnus Chase , son of the Vanir god of fertility Frey , narrates the novel in first person. He is a cousin of Annabeth Chase , a main character of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians and The Heroes of Olympus series, who links the two series together. The Sword of Summer is the first book in the series, released on October 6, , as a hardcover , ebook , and audiobook. On the same day, he is confronted by a fire giant named Surt , who wishes to claim a sword called "Sumarbrander" the "Sword of Summer", or "Jack". In the fight, Magnus is killed and carried to a modernized interpretation of the Norse afterlife by a Valkyrie named Samirah al-Abbas Sam.