Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (Book 1)

Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief (Book 1)

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Half boy. Half God. All Hero.Look, I didn't want to be a half-blood. I never asked to be the son of a Greek God.I was just a normal kid, going to school, playing basketball, skateboarding. The usual. Until I accidentally vaporized my maths teacher. Now I spend my time battling monsters and generally trying to stay alive. This is the one where Zeus, God of the Sky, thinks I've stolen his lightning bolt - and making Zeus angry is a very bad more

Product details

  • 9+
  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 28mm | 280g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141346809
  • 9780141346809
  • 810

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About Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan is an award-winning mystery writer. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod, was the overall winner of the Red House Children's Book Award in 2006 and is now a blockbuster film franchise, starring Logan Lerman. Rick lives in Boston with his wife and two more

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It's Buffy meets Artemis Fowl. Thumbs up Sunday Timesshow more

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