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The House of Hades (The Heroes of Olympus, #4)

Title

The House of Hades (The Heroes of Olympus, #4)

Authors

Rick Riordan

Publisher

Disney-Hyperion Books

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9781423146728

Pages

597 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Greek and Roman demigods from the Prophecy of Seven must work together to seal the Doors of Death--and help Percy and Annabeth escape the Underworld in the process

Grade Level

3-5

Topic

Family Relationship; Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Single parent; Step parent; Family member death; Biracial; Homosexuality; biracial daughter; biracial son; death of a mother; single mother; single father; step father; gay teenager

Main Character

boys and girls

Race/Ethnicities

Greek God / Human Chinese / White Cherokee / White

Family Formation

multiple

LGBTQ+

male/male

Awards

Washington Post Best Kid's Books, 2013 Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY) Awards, 2014, Short List, Older Reader

Keywords

Greek mythology; Roman mythology; camps; monsters; Gaia; Hera; Zeus; Jupiter; Hephaestus; Aphrodite; Juno; racially mixed people; giants; House of Hades; Doors of Death; Athena Parthenos

Diversity Impact

indirect

The House of Hades (The Heroes of Olympus, #4)

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