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Percy Jackson - What next?

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pugsandseals Thu 01-Sep-11 18:42:11

Dh & myself DD have just finished the Percy Jackson series & loved it. Apart from Rick's other books which we have obviously stocked up on, is there anything else similar?

madamehooch Thu 01-Sep-11 21:18:31

Time Riders is a fantastic series. Full of action, dialogue and adventure!

Takver Thu 01-Sep-11 21:26:16

Different, but might she like Fly by Night - dd got it at the same time as the first Percy Jackson book, & liked both of them.

Also, has she read the Artemis Fowl books? Again not the same, but maybe the same sort of feel?

madamehooch Fri 02-Sep-11 09:36:40

Forgot about the wonderful 'Skulduggery Pleasant'.

Themumsnot Fri 02-Sep-11 09:42:48

How old is your DD?
DD3 is enjoying The Fire Thief by Terry Deary which is also based on Greek mythology. I also second Time Riders which both DD1 and DD2 read on holiday and loved. She might also like The Roman Mysteries series by Caroline Lawrence if ancient history is her thing.

slug Fri 02-Sep-11 10:42:30

This series is curently going down a treat with 9 year old DD

pugsandseals Fri 02-Sep-11 16:07:34

Some great ideas there, thanks! I will get looking them all up. Already done Artemis Fowl & loved those too :-)

pugsandseals Fri 02-Sep-11 16:08:23

DD os 9 btw..

jongleuse Mon 05-Sep-11 21:07:07

Perhaps fora little older but some great recs on this blog

pugsandseals Tue 06-Sep-11 10:01:18

Ooh - they look great thanks!

BlueChampagne Tue 06-Sep-11 13:02:52

The Dark is Rising series by Susan Cooper
anything by Joan Aitken

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