Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard The Sword of Summer By:Rick Riordan
Hey Magnus! Wake up! They're after you!
Much time... before what?
I'm glad you're here, we don't have much time
They're coming to kill you
While sleeping, Magnus is confronted by his friend Blitz, who is homeless along with him, and tells him that a man and a girl are looking for him. He learns that these strangers are his cousin and uncle, Annabeth Chase and Frederick Chase.
Where am I?
Magnus learns that his other uncle Randolph Chase told Annabeth and Uncle Frederick that he had been missing and that he was in Boston. Looking for answers, Magnus broke into Randolph's house and goes through his things to find answers. While searching, Randolph comes up behind Magnus and says that he is in danger and that he needs to escape.
Once in the car, Magnus and Randolph stop at a bridge and Randolph explains that Magnus is the son of a Norse God. He then tells him to call out for the Sword of Summer and a sword comes flying to his hand. A demon named Surt appeared and attacked Magnus for the sword and after battling, Magnus jumps of the bridge with Surt with him
Magnus dies and wakes up in Hotel Valhalla. He remembers having learned that Valhalla is a place where heroes who die in battle go after they die. Magnus then learns that thousands of dead warriors, known as Einherjar, live in Valhalla.