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The Lightning Thief

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians)

Age Level:
Middle Grade
Published:
2005
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Percy Jackson is a 21st century son of the ancient Greek god Poseidon on the biggest adventure of his young life — a quest to find out who stole Zeus’s lightening bolt! Together with his trusted friends, Percy travels through the United States, battling monsters and hunting the elusive title character.

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