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The lightning thief / Rick Riordan.

Riordan, Rick. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 0786838655 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9780786838653 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1415662983 (BWI bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9781415662984 (BWI bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9781417732470
  • ISBN: 1417732474
  • ISBN: 9780756966034
  • ISBN: 0756966035
  • Edition: 1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
  • Physical Description: 377 p. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Miramax Books, 2006, c2005.

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  • 86 of 135 copies available at All C/W MARS Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Shirley Hazen Memorial Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 135 total copies.


Formatted 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 -- 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 or Annotation: Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson learns he is a demigod, the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea. His mother sends him to a summer camp for demigods where he and his new friends set out on a quest to prevent a war between the gods.
Subject: Mythology, Greek > Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Juvenile fiction.
Mythology, Greek > Fiction.
Identity > Fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
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