Title: Lightning Thief
Author: Rick Riordan
Illustrator: Peter Bollinger
Publisher: Miramax Books
Publication Date: April, 1st, 2006
Number of Pages: 375
Genre: Fiction, Fantasy
Text Structure: Novel
Starter/Lead/Hook: Do you like books with a bunch of action in them? Well than I strongly encourage you to read Lightning Thief!
Summary: In the book The Lightning Thief a 12 year old boy named Percy has discovered that he is a half blood. He is now attending a camp where he must go on a mission. He takes Annabeth, who has been living at camp Half Blood since she was six, and Grover, who is Percy’s best friend, and also is a sauter. As Percy, Annabeth, and Grover travel on their mission, they face many challenges along the way. Will they succeed? Read this book to find out!
Reviewer’s Opinion: I really enjoy reading these types of books!
Recommended For: 4th-6th
Related Books: The Percy Jackson series
More in this Series: The Sea of Monsters, The Titan's Curse, The Battle of the Labyrinth, and The Last Olympian
Other Books by this Author: All of the books in the Percy Jackson series
Awards Won: None
Reviewed By: Nalani S., 4th Grade