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Poseidon (Greek deity)

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Works: 118 works in 284 publications in 15 languages and 20,982 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Children's audiobooks  Graphic novels  Fantasy fiction  Poetry  Young adult works  Epic poetry  Manuscripts 
Classifications: PZ7.R4829, FIC
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Publications about Poseidon (Greek deity)
Most widely held works about Poseidon (Greek deity)
    The lightning thief by Rick Riordan( Book )
    41 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 4,264 libraries worldwide
    This edition includes 16 additional unnumbered pages titled A Common Core Teacher's Guide to Percy Jackson and the Olympians : The Lightning Thief. This section includes about the book, discussion questions, classroom activities, and an excerpt from Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, a new Norse mythology series
    The sea of monsters by Rick Riordan( Book )
    35 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 3,833 libraries worldwide
    After a summer spent trying to prevent a catastrophic war among the Greek gods, Percy Jackson finds his seventh-grade school year unnervingly quiet. His biggest problem is dealing with his new friend, Tyson-a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless kid who follows Percy everywhere, making it hard for Percy to have any 'normal' friends. But things don't stay quiet for long. Percy soon discovers there is trouble at Camp Half-Blood: the magical borders which protect Half-Blood Hill have been poisoned by a mysterious enemy, and the only safe haven for demigods is on the verge of being overrun by mythological monsters. To save the camp, Percy and his friends-Grover, Annabeth, and Tyson-must retrieve the Golden Fleece from the from the Island of the Cyclopes by the end of the summer or Camp Half-Blood will be destroyed. But first, Percy will learn a stunning new secret about his family-one that makes him question whether being claimed as Poseidon's son is an honor or simply a cruel joke
    The lightning thief : the graphic novel by Robert Venditti( Book )
    5 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and held by 1,651 libraries worldwide
    After learning that he is the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea, twelve-year-old Percy is sent to a summer camp for demigods like himself, and joins his new friends on a quest to prevent a war between the gods
    The sea of monsters by Rick Riordan( Sound Recording )
    8 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,317 libraries worldwide
    Demi-god Percy Jackson and his friends must journey into the Sea of Monsters to save their camp. But first Percy will discover a secret that makes him wonder whether being claimed as Poseidon's son is an honor or a cruel joke
    Poseidon : earth shaker by George O'Connor( Book )
    4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 923 libraries worldwide
    Graphically adapts the adventures of the Greek god of the seas, presenting the myth of how Poseidon became the king of the oceans and such stories as Theseus and the Minotaur, Odysseus and Polyphemos, and the founding of Athens
    The lightning thief by Rick Riordan( Sound Recording )
    5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 859 libraries worldwide
    Perseus (Percy) Jackson is the son of Poseidon and a mortal woman. Labeled just another difficult youth, he has been in six schools in as many years. But trouble is brewing between the gods. Soon Percy, aided by a satyr and a daughter of Athena, sets out to find a missing thunderbolt that started all the trouble
    Typhon and the winds of destruction by Joan Holub( Book )
    3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 674 libraries worldwide
    The Olympians must face the fierce giant Typhon in order to find magic seeds that will help grow the earth after the terrible drought brought upon the land by Hyperion
    The odyssey by Tim Mucci( Book )
    1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
    A retelling in graphic novel format of Homer's epic. The Trojan War raged for ten years until the Greek armies triumphed. But the victors were cursed by jealous gods and set out in stormy seas to face their fates. It took more than gods and monsters to keep King Odysseus from returning home
    Hades and the Helm of Darkness by Joan Holub( Book )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 551 libraries worldwide
    "The Underworld usually isn't really meant to be a fun place - but tell that to Hades! He loves the dark and the stinky smell of sulfur. However, there is one thing that Hades is not a fan of: dogs. And when Zeus and his fellow Olympians encounter Cerberus - a snarling, three-headed dog - Hades must conquer his fears and tame the hound so everyone can continue into the Underworld and deposit their Titan prisoner, Oceanus, back where he belongs!"--Information from Amazon.com
    Amphitrite the bubbly by Joan Holub( Book )
    2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
    A new mergirl shows up at Mount Olympus Academy⁰́₄and Poseidon just might be her perfect match in this seventeenth Goddess Girls adventure. Amphitrite is a mergirl with a big crush on Poseidon but will his quirks make her fall out of like?
    Poseidon by B. A Hoena( Book )
    1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
    An introduction to the character of Poseidon and his roles in Greek mythology
    Poseidon and the sea of fury by Joan Holub( Book )
    3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and French and held by 464 libraries worldwide
    The merciless Cronus and his Titan buddies are in hot pursuit of Zeus, Hera, and Poseidon, who plan to travel across the treacherous boiling sea in order to save a fellow Olympian. They have a boat, but they also have a problem: Poseidon can{u2019}t swim and is terrified of the water (well, really of the creatures that lurk in its depths). The group faces danger after danger as they battle singing sirens, a fishy and ferocious Titan named Oceanus, and people-eating monsters sent by Cronus himself. Can Poseidon overcome his fears and help his fellow heroes escape Cronus and his cronies?
    Odysseus : escaping Poseidon's curse : a Greek legend by Dan Jolley( Book )
    6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
    A graphic novel retelling of the myth of Odysseus, the Greek hero who, on his trip home from the Trojan War, faced the Cyclops, the Sirens, and even Poseidon, the God of the Sea
    The odyssey : a dramatic retelling of Homer's epic by Simon Armitage( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
    An adaptation of the epic Greek poem, which tells of the experiences of Odysseus while on his return from the Trojan War, presented in script format
    Poseidon : God of the sea and earthquakes by Teri Temple( Book )
    3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
    This book tells about Poseidon, the Greek god of the sea and brother to Zeus
    Vampire in Atlantis : a warriors of Poseidon novel by Alyssa Day( Book )
    3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
    The most unexpected of all allies to Poseidon's warriors has proven to be the fiercest-- Daniel, a vampire and Night Guild Mage. But even the strongest alliance can be destroyed when an 11,000-year-old desire is reborn
    Steeds of the gods by Lucy Coats( Book )
    4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
    "Demon, the official Olympian beast keeper, is caught between Helios and Poseidon, who are planning a race to see which of their steeds is the fastest, but both vengeful gods have requested Demon's help, and he can choose only one"--
    The Odyssey by Homer( Book )
    5 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 257 libraries worldwide
    "In this new verse adaptation, originally commissioned for BBC Radio, Simon Armitage has recast Homer's epic as a series of dramatic dialogues: between gods and men; between no-nonsense Captain Odysseus and his unruly, lotus-eating, homesick companions; between subtle Odysseus (wiliest hero of antiquity) and a range of shape-shifting adversaries - Calypso, Circe, the Sirens, the Cyclops - as he and his men are 'pinballed between islands' by adversity." "The Odyssey is a book of changes, and Simon Armitage's retelling of Homer's epic quickens and revitalizes our sense of it as oral poetry: as indeed one of the greatest of tall tales."--Jacket
    Poseidon by Russell Roberts( Book )
    2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
    An introduction to the character of Poseidon and his roles in Greek mythology
    The siren song by Anne Ursu( Book )
    7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 188 libraries worldwide
    Thirteen-year-old Charlotte must rescue humankind again when the evil Philonecron captures her cousin Zee, and Poseidon himself sends a sea monster to eat the cruise ship on which Charlotte's parents are trapped
 
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