Magnus Chase has always been a troubled kid. Since his mother's mysterious
death, he's lived alone on the streets of Boston, surviving by his wits, keeping
one step ahead of the police and the truant officers. One day, he's tracked down
by an uncle he barely knows-a man his mother claimed was dangerous. Uncle
Randolph tells him an impossible secret: Magnus is the son of a Norse god.
The Viking myths are true. The gods of Asgard are preparing for war. Trolls,
giants and worse monsters are stirring for doomsday. To prevent Ragnarok, Magnus
must search the Nine Worlds for a weapon that has been