Heroes in Training Olympian Collection Books 1-12: Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom; Poseidon and the Sea of Fury; Hades and the Helm of Darkness; ... the Birds; Ares and the Spear of Fear; etc.
Come along for legendary action with the first twelve books in the Heroes in Training series, now available in a collectible boxed set!
The terrible Titans are merciless giants who rule the earth and are led by Cronus, the biggest, baddest Titan of them all. Cronus and his cronies have put the world into chaos—but the Titans’ rule is about to be challenged by a group of young Olympians, led by ten-year-old Zeus, as they discover their powers and try to claim their rightful place as rulers in various realms of the universe.
This boxed set includes Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom, Poseidon and the Sea of Fury, Hades and the Helm of Darkness, Hyperion and the Great Balls of Fire, Typhon and the Winds of Destruction, Apollo and the Battle of the Birds, Ares and the Spear of Fear, Cronus and the Threads of Dread, Crius and the Night of Fright, Hephaestus and the Island of Terror, Uranus and the Bubbles of Trouble, and Perseus and the Monstrous Medusa.
her smooth hand upon her lord’s shoulder. “The lake! Where is it?” For indeed, the lake called Veil was gone. In its place stretched a dull brownish quagmire of mud and sand, ugly and already drying solid in the sun, revealing underwater growth and occasional puddles filled with squirming water creatures and flapping fish. The sun would fry them alive in a matter of hours. The water from the lake had drained away somewhere—where? how?—as though overnight a god breathed upon the lake and
for a few hours each day. She spread the word across the Internet, organized children into units, and promised those who could come to the mall a chance to change the world. With the rest of her time, she trained and grew stronger. For their parts, Ari and Abraham followed fire trucks, police cars and emergency vehicles and made heroes of themselves in the eyes of the public, appearing long enough to save lives, then disappearing again. When an old man suffered a heart attack on the Capitol
make you a damn fine ring of power, and a bracelet to match!” “You’re breaking up, Sari. I can barely hear you. Hello? Are you there?” The ball went dark. “Figures,” Sari muttered. “Some men just can’t handle a real witch, eh, Gertrude?” Gertrude the ferret yawned and scratched her ear, then went back to sleep in Sari’s lap. BENEATH THE SKIN James Lowder With each blow of the hammer, the wolf pelt shuddered like a still-living thing and gave up a little more of its stolen human
this—” he gestured at Katharine, who had drawn her knees up to her chest; she rocked back and forth on the bench, still spewing laughter “—I sometimes throw back my head and howl right along with them.” “We must never give in to that urge,” Synge said. His tone was a combination of the scholar’s practiced pedantry and the soldier’s blunt expectation of authority. “We must make the world inhospitable for the things that feast upon bedlam. We must give the unfortunate victims of madness a light of
had ever created before, formed at the tip of my wand. Jacob’s lightning bolt hit it and was instantly absorbed, and the ball grew larger. “Jacob, don’t make me do this,” I said. He just flashed that eerie smile and once more raised his wand against me. “Ful—“ Before he could summon the lightning again, I twisted my wrist and sent the fireball straight into Jacob’s chest. It burned straight through him, singeing his robes, but it didn’t leave a hole. A shocked look appeared on his face. He