As we all know, August 18 is a special day in the Riordanverse. So we’re paying tribute to Seaweed Brain on his birthday with some favorite quotes from his special guest appearance in the first book in the Trials of Apollo series, The Hidden Oracle.
Best Food Joke
A batch of cookies is depending on me. If you get me killed on the way to camp, I am going be ticked off.
Sally’s cookie-hostage plan would persuade us to be careful too.
Best Annabeth / Riordan Series Crossover Reference
She’s in Boston for a few weeks. Some family emergency.
Some CHASE family emergency.
Best Not-So-Subtle Apollo Dig
Then again, maybe monsters would ignore you because you’re not important?
Oooh, burn, Percy Jackson. Burn!
Best Indirect Not-So-Humblebrag
Some of the best demigods have gotten their start by blowing up toilets.
He would know.
Best Words of Encouragement
You’re Apollo. We need you. You can do this. Besides, if you don’t, I will personally throw you off the top of the Empire State Building.
Thanks for the pep talk, Coach Jackson!
Get ready for The Tower of Nero, the gripping finale to the Trials of Apollo series, on sale October 6. Who knows? Maybe the birthday boy will make another appearance!