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The lightning thief [electronic resource] : Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1. Rick Riordan.

Riordan, Rick. (Author). Bernstein, Jesse. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780739345146 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2006.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Jesse Bernstein.
Summary, etc.: Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school...again. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to stay out of trouble. But can he really be expected to stand by and watch while a bully picks on his scrawny best friend? Or not defend himself against his pre-algebra teacher when she turns into a monster and tries to kill him? Of course, no one believes Percy about the monster incident; he’s not even sure he believes himself. Until the Minotaur chases him to summer camp. Suddenly, mythical creatures seem to be walking straight out of the pages of Percy’s Greek mythology textbook and into his life. The gods of Mount Olympus, he’s coming to realize, are very much alive in the twenty-first century. And worse, he’s angered a few of them: Zeus’s master lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect. Now Percy has just ten days to find and return Zeus’s stolen property, and bring peace to a warring Mount Olympus. On a daring...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 6
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 282716 KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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