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The lightning thief, Rick Riordan

Label
The lightning thief
Title
The lightning thief
Statement of responsibility
Rick Riordan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Awards note
  • School Library Journal Best Book of the Year (2005)
  • Young Readers' Choice Award (2008)
  • American Library Association (ALA) Notable Book (2005)
Cataloging source
CNRCS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riordan, Rick
Dewey number
[FIC]
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
4.7
Series statement
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Series volume
book 1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Camps
  • Friendship
  • Fathers and sons
  • Poseidon
  • Hades
  • Zeus
  • Medusa (Greek mythology)
  • Ares
  • Hephaestus (Greek deity)
  • Charon (Greek mythology)
  • Hermes
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Teenagers
  • Teenage boys
  • Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
  • Dyslexics
  • Minotaur (Greek mythology)
  • Fates (Mythology)
  • Harpies (Greek mythology)
  • Mothers
  • Single mothers
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The lightning thief, Rick Riordan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the Percy Jackson & The Olympians Boxed Set, offered through the Scholastic Arrow Book Club
  • This edition is available for distribution only through the school market
  • First Scholastic printing, March 2006
  • Includes [2] pages of literature circle questions, and activities
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 -- A 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
Control code
ocn893585565
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First 2014 Scholastic edition.
Extent
375 pages, [2 pages]
Isbn
9780545799003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
The lightning thief, Rick Riordan
Publication
Note
  • From the Percy Jackson & The Olympians Boxed Set, offered through the Scholastic Arrow Book Club
  • This edition is available for distribution only through the school market
  • First Scholastic printing, March 2006
  • Includes [2] pages of literature circle questions, and activities
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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 -- A 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
Control code
ocn893585565
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First 2014 Scholastic edition.
Extent
375 pages, [2 pages]
Isbn
9780545799003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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