The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1)
Jason, Piper, and Leo, three students from a school for "bad kids," find themselves at Camp Half-Blood, where they learn that they are demigods and begin a quest to free Hera, who has been imprisoned by Mother Earth herself.
Family Relationship; Racial Diversity; Single parent; Family member death; Biracial; biracial daughter; death of a mother; single mother; single father
boys and girl
Greek God / Human Cherokee / White
Children's Choice Book Award, 2011
Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award, 2013
Garden State Teen Book Award, 2013
Volunteer State Book Award, 2012
West Australian Young Readers' Book Award, 2011
Young Reader's Choice Award, 2013
Evergreen Young Adult Book Award, 2013
Greek mythology; camps; monsters; Gaia; Hera; Zeus; Hephaestus; Aphrodite; racially mixed people
Riordan, Rick, "The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1)" (2010). Diverse Families. 639.