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The Red Pyramid

by Rick Riordan

Author: Rick Riordan

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Language: English

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Since their mother’s death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled the world with their father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr. Julius Kane. One night, Dr. Kane brings the siblings together for a "research experiment" at the British Museum, where he hopes to set things right for his family. Instead, he unleashes the Egyptian god Set, who banishes him to oblivion and forces the children to flee for their lives. .

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...--you have to believe it's for the right reasons, not because you resent me." "I don't know what you mean." He reached out to brush a tear from my cheek, but his hand was just a shimmer of light. "Your mother was the first in many centuries to commune with Isis. It was dangerous, against the teachings of the House, but your mother was a diviner. She had a premonition that chaos was rising. The House was failing. We needed the gods. Isis could not cross the Duat. She could barely manage a whisper, but she told us what she could about their imprisonment. She counseled Ruby on what must be done. The gods could rise again, she said, but it would take many hard sacrifices. We thought the obelisk would release all the gods, but that was only the beginning." "Isis could...

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19 Jul 2012 14:51:33

this site is awesome n dis book cool but not cooler than Percy Jackson series

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30 Oct 2011 14:27:22

Percy Jackson fans: We have the answer to your prayers! Another series a lot like Percy Jackson is now undergoing construction! The first book in the series, The Kane Chronicles, is called The Red Pyramid... as you have figured out if your reading this... yeah, didn't think that through. Anywho; the second is called the Throne of Fire. And the third is still being wrote. So, if the Son of Neptune wasn't enough to satisfy your thirst for a good read. Here's Another one!

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so listen carefully. WE ONLY HAVE A FEW HOURS, If you're hearing this story, you're already in danger. Sadie and I might be your only chance. Go to the school. Find the locker. I won't tell you which school or which locker, because if you're the right person, you'll find it. The combination is 13/32/33. By the time you finish listening, you'll know what those numb

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Our parents promised to see us again, so I know we'll have to go back to the Land of the Dead eventually, which I think is fine with Sadie, as long as Anubis is there.

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"Khufu," I said, "you are one freaking awesome baboon."

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The real Zia had never gotten close to us. She'd never discovered what an incredibly amazing person I was.

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If Set was looking for a soulmate, literally, he couldn't do much better.

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