Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book One the Lightning Thief
The novel charts the adventures of modern-day twelve-year-old Percy Jackson as he discovers 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 to find Zeus 's stolen lightning bolt and prevent a war among the gods Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades. The Lightning Thief was published in July The book has sold over 1. This novel is followed by The Sea of Monsters and spawned two sequel series and the extended universe of the Camp Half-Blood chronicles.
Together with his satyr friend Grover and Annabeth, the demigod daughter of Athena, Percy follows the clues. Disney Publishing participates in affiliate commission programs, including with Amazon, which means that we may earn advertising fees from purchases you make from the links on this page. Percy Jackson is having a decent time on his school field trip until his math teacher turns into a bat-winged hag and tries to kill him.
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