The Lightning Thief

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Disney Electronic Content, Feb 2, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 400 pages
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Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school...again. And that's the least of his troubles. Lately, mythological monsters and the gods of Mount Olympus seem to be walking straight out of the pages of Percy's Greek mythology textbook and into his life. Book #1 in the NYT best-selling series, with cover art from the feature film, The Lightning Thief.
 

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I love that you can read up to chapter 19

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Very good in-depth book that makes you want to keep reading it and never put it down.

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Contents

Title Page
Three Old Ladies Knit the Socks of Death
My Mother Teaches Me Bullfighting
My Dinner Goes Up in Smoke
We Visit the Garden Gnome Emporium
We Get Advice from a Poodle
A God Buys Us Cheeseburgers
We Take a Zebra to Vegas
Annabeth Does Obedience School
We Find Out the Truth Sort
The Prophecy Comes True
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Copyright

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Rick Riordan is the author of the first five books in the New York Times best-selling Percy Jackson and the Olympians series: The Lightning Thief; The Sea of Monsters; The Titan's Curse; The Battle of the Labyrinth; and The Last Olympian. His previous novels for adults include the hugely popular Tres Navarre series, winner of the top three awards in the mystery genre. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons.

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