Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief

Written by Rick Riordan

The first in the Percy Jackson series, the book is about how he found out that he is a demigod, the son of a mortal woman and the Greek god Poseidon. Percy and his friends, Annabeth Chase and Grover Underwood, go on a quest in search of Zeus's stolen lightning bolts. They are hoping to prevent a war among Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades, god of the underworld.

Age Range 10 - 14 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
416
Publisher
Disney-Hyperion
Grade Level 4 - 10
ISBN
9780786838653
Lexile 680
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