Trailer Unleashed for the First Magnus Chase Book

By Maryann Yin 

A book trailer has been unleashed for The Sword of Summer. The book is the first installment of the Magnus Chase & The Gods of Asgard series. The animated video above features an introduction to the Norse mythology that influenced this middle grade series.

The team at Disney Hyperion has set the publication date for Oct. 6. Click here to listen to author Rick Riordan read from the first page of this forthcoming book. (via Hypable)