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The lightning thief [electronic resource] / Rick Riordan.

Riordan, Rick. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781423131892 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1423131894 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (249 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : Miramax Books/Hyperion Books for Children, [2011]

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Formatted Contents Note: I accidentally vaporize my pre-algebra teacher -- Three old ladies knit the socks of death -- Grover unexpectedly loses his pants -- My mother teaches me bullfighting -- I play pinochle with a horse -- I become supreme lord of the bathroom -- My dinner goes up in smoke -- We capture a flag -- I am offered a quest -- I ruin a perfectly good bus -- We visit the Garden Gnome Emporium -- We get advice from a poodle -- I plunge to my death -- I become a known fugitive -- God buys us cheeseburgers -- We take a zebra to Vegas -- We shop for water beds -- Annabeth does obedience school -- We find out the truth, sort of -- I battle my jerk relative -- I settle my tab -- Prophecy comes true.
Summary, etc.: After learning that he is the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea, twelve-year-old Percy is sent to a summer camp for demigods like himself, and joins his new friends on a quest to prevent a war between the gods.
Study Program Information Note: Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 4.7 13.
Subject: Mythology, Greek > Juvenile fiction.
Mythology, Greek > Fiction.
Camps > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Poseidon (Greek deity) > Fiction.
Hades (Greek deity) > Fiction.
Zeus (Greek deity) > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
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