In the fourth installment of the Trials of Apollo series, young god Apollo is on a quest to stop an Egyptian tyrant from unleashing evil upon the world. With help from some new friends – including a talking jackal and snake – Apollo must overcome obstacles, solve clues, and outsmart his enemies in order to save humankind. This thrilling audiobook is perfect for fans of Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series.
For who is this book for ?
This audiobook is perfect for fans of Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson series, as it shares some similar elements – such as mythological creatures and adventure. It would also be enjoyable for readers who are interested in ancient history, Egypt specifically.
- The story is exciting and full of action
- Rick Riordan’s writing is witty and engaging
- The audiobook narration is well done
- The narrator’s voice is a bit grating
- The story feels a little juvenile compared to other Riordan books
- There are too many characters and not enough time is spent developing them
Learn more about the author
Rick Riordan is the author of several best-selling children’s books, including the Percy Jackson series. He lives in Boston with his wife and two sons.
“Rick Riordan does it again in The Tyrant’s Tomb! Fun and action-packed, with a great cast of characters. I loved Apollo’s narration – he sounded just like the god he is. Can’t wait for more from this author!”
“The Tyrant’s Tomb is an edge-of-your-seat roller coaster of an audiobook. Rick Riordan knows how to write a page turner!”
“This book was amazing! I love all the Trials of Apollo books and I can’t wait for more!”
“Rick Riordan does it again with another fantastic audiobook in the Trials of Apollo series. With humor, action and suspense, this story is sure to keep readers on the edge of their seats.”