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Poseidon (Greek deity)

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Works: 130 works in 283 publications in 17 languages and 19,800 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Poetry  Manuscripts  Adventure stories  Pictorial works 
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 )
    48 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 4,396 libraries worldwide
    Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson learns he is a demigod, the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea. His mother sends him to a summer camp for demigods where he and his new friends set out on a quest to prevent a war between the gods
    The sea of monsters by Rick Riordan( Book )
    32 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 4,049 libraries worldwide
    Percy and his friends battle to save Camp Half-Blood, which is on the verge of being overrun by mythological monsters
    The lightning thief : the graphic novel by Robert Venditti( Book )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1,555 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 1,265 libraries worldwide
    After a summer spent trying to prevent a catastrophic war among the Greek gods, Percy Jackson is finding seventh grade unnervingly quiet. His biggest problem is dealing with his new friend, Tyson, a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless kid who follows Percy everywhere. But things don't stay quiet for long. Percy soon discovers that there is trouble at Camp Half-Blood: the magical borders that protect Half-Blood Hill have been poisoned, and the only safe haven for the demigods is on the verge of being overrun by monsters
    The sea of monsters : the graphic novel by Robert Venditti( Book )
    3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 978 libraries worldwide
    After discovering a secret that makes him question the honor of being the son of Poseidon, demi-god Percy Jackson journeys into the Sea of Monsters in an attempt to save Camp Half-Blood
    Poseidon : earth shaker by George O'Connor( Book )
    2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 824 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
    Odysseus : escaping Poseidon's curse : a Greek legend by Dan Jolley( Book )
    4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 569 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 by Tim Mucci( Book )
    1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 568 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
    Poseidon by B. A Hoena( Book )
    1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
    An introduction to the character of Poseidon and his roles in Greek mythology
    Typhon and the winds of destruction by Joan Holub( Book )
    2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 488 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
    Hades and the Helm of Darkness by Joan Holub( Book )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 461 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
    Poseidon and the sea of fury by Joan Holub( Book )
    3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 412 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?
    The lightning thief by Rick Riordan( Sound Recording )
    5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 369 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 odyssey : a dramatic retelling of Homer's epic by Simon Armitage( Book )
    1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 363 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 320 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 )
    5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 302 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
    Atlantis betrayed by Alyssa Day( Book )
    4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 285 libraries worldwide
    Christophe, powerful Warrior of Poseidon, teams up with Fiona Campbell, the notorious jewel thief known as the Scarlet Ninja, to break into the Tower of London and steal the Siren--one of the missing jewels from Poseidon's trident
    Homer's Odyssey by Simon Armitage( Book )
    4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 253 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."--BOOK JACKET
    Poseidon by Russell Roberts( Book )
    2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 209 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
    Filonecron, el semidiós griego que quería destronar al rey Hades y someter a la Humanidad, fue desterrado al mundo. Para vengarse de Charlotte pide ayuda a su abuelo Poseidón, quien hace que el padre de Charlotte gane un crucero, comenzando así una nueva peripecia para Charlotte que intenta salvar a su familia
 
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