Shree asked:

Can a person who is not familiar with Greek Mythology enjoy (and understand) this series? I love the Harry Potter series and I also thoroughly enjoyed The Enchanted Forest chronicles and the Twilight series. So I am open to different kinds of fantasy as long as the story is intriguing and written well.

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Mandy Yes, it will be easy for you to follow and understand. The author gives a lot of hints as to what is coming, so if you are well-versed in the mythology you can infer and predict what will happen next. However, if you have minimal Greek mythology knowledge, this will be a great introduction into the world! I would suggest if a new type of “creature” is mentioned (ie, a satyr) and you’re not sure what they look like, do a Google Image search to help you visualize.
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by Rick Riordan (Goodreads Author)
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