Published on April 30th, 2013 | by Devin
Rick Riordan Reads From “The Mark of Athena”
The author behind everybody’s favorite Olympian, Percy Jackson, returns with his latest installment in the Heroes of Olympus series: The Mark of Athena!
In this very special video, Riordan premieres the first chapter from this third entry in his series to a room full of fans. And what’s really cool about this video is just how funny it is. You may already know that he’s a funny guy just from having read the adventures of Percy and his friends, but there’s nothing quite like hearing the creator read the words himself! Riordan waves his arms around in his excitement, he screams lines at the top of his lungs and more. He’s just an all-around great entertainer!
So if you’re a long-time fan from the first series, a newcomer to the world of Olympus or just interested in getting read a funny passage from a great book, you’ve come to the right place. Click the video above and enjoy Riordan’s animated reading, then be sure to pick up a copy of the book!