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The Red Pyramid: The Graphic Novel

Title

The Red Pyramid: The Graphic Novel

Authors

Rick Riordan

Illustrator

Orpheus Collar

Publisher

Disney-Hyperion Books

Pages

192 pages

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781423150695

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversiy; Single parent; Legal guardianship; Family member death; Biracial; single father; death of a mother; kinship care; mixed race

Annotation

Siblings Sadie and Carter Kane discover that the gods of Egypt are waking, and the worst of them?Set?has his sights on them. to Stop him, the duo embarks on a dangerous journey across the globe, one that brings Carter and Sadie ever closer to the truth about their family and its connection to a secret order that has existed since the time of the pharaohs. The heart-stopping action and magic explode off the page in The Red Pyramid, The Graphic Novel, based on the worldwise best-selling novel by Rick Riordan.

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Family Formation

single father; grandparents

Main Character

boy and girl

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Awards

Colorado Children's Book Award, 2013; Nominee

Keywords

mythology; magic; quests; brother and sister; siblings; adventures

Item Type

Fiction

Format

graphic novel

The Red Pyramid: The Graphic Novel

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