In Daughter of the Deep, a children’s audiobook by Rick Riordan, thirteen-year-old Hazel is trying to save her dad from drowning when she herself ends up in an underwater city. There, she learns about her true identity as one of Poseidon’s daughters and meets other demigods who help her train for a showdown with the evil mermaid queen. With author Rick Riordan’s trademark blend of Greek mythology and action-packed adventure, this story is perfect for fans of Percy Jackson.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for children who are fans of Percy Jackson and Greek mythology.
- The plot is interesting and keeps you hooked
- The characters are well developed
- Mythology is blended in perfectly
- Occasionally the dialogue feels clunky or forced
- There are a few sluggish moments in the plot
- Some of the character development could be more nuanced
Learn more about the author
Rick Riordan is the author of the Percy Jackson series, as well as The Kane Chronicles and Heroes of Olympus. He lives in San Antonio, Texas.
“Percy Jackson fans will love Daughter of the Deep. It has all the excitement and adventure they’re looking for, but with a new twist on Greek mythology.”
“Daughter of the Deep is another riveting addition to Rick Riordan’s world of demigods. With its blend of action, adventure, and Greek mythology, it will keep readers entranced from beginning to end. I highly recommend this audiobook for anyone who loves a good story with awesome characters.”
“Daughter of the Deep is a rip-roaring good time, full of adventure and humor. Hazel is an engaging protagonist, and Rick Riordan’s trademark blend of mythology and action make for a compulsively readable story.”
“Another thrilling adventure from Rick Riordan. He really knows how to capture the imagination of young readers.”