The Red Pyramid
Brilliant Egyptologist Dr. Julius Kane accidentally unleashes the Egyptian god Set, who banishes the doctor to oblivion and forces his two children to embark on a dangerous journey, bringing them closer to the truth about their family and its links to a secret order that has existed since the time of the pharaohs.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversiy; Single parent; Legal guardianship; Family member death; Biracial; single father; death of a mother; kinship care; mixed race
boy and girl
African American / White
single father grandparents
Arkansas Teen Book Award, 2012
Children's Choice Book Award, 2011
Delaware Diamonnds, 2012
Grand Canyon Reader Award, 2013
Indian Paintbrush Book Award, 2012
Land of Enchantment Book Award, 2012
North Carolina Young Adult Book Award, 2011
Pennsylwania Young Readers' Choice Award, 2011
mythology; magic; quests; brother and sister; siblings; adventures
Riordan, Rick, "The Red Pyramid" (2010). Diverse Families. 644.