The Lightning Thief
Page Count: 400
Age Range: 10 and up
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Series: 1st of 5, Percy Jackson and the Olympians
Percy Jackson has been a struggling student his whole life, he has been diagnosed with ADHD and Dyslexia, and thrown out of every school he has ever been to. One day his class takes a field trip that changes his life. While at a museum his substitute algebra teacher turns into a Fury and attacks him accusing him of stealing the “Lightning Bolt.” A combination of his Latin teacher and his best friend rescue him and get him to a camp meant for Half Bloods, who are children of Gods with mortals. Percy learns that he must find the lightning thief to save the world.
I recommend this book to ANYONE who loves a good action-packed adventure!