Book: The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians) - Rick Riordan
Rick Riodan specializes in writing stories that blends fantasticlegends and mythologies of various origins in modern scenarios. In the lightning thief is not unlike the plot unfolds through the story of Percy Jackson, a troubled boy who lives in New York. Based on the legends of Greek heroes who were half god and half human, Riodan, insert that aspects of its characters, including here all the reasons and characters of the Greek pantheon rebuilding these fables in a modern environment. So Percy must find the destiny of an object stolen from Mount Olympus, the godsbefore they frame him for the disappearance of the object.
Reading level: Ages 9-12
Paperback: 400 pages
Publisher: Hyperion Book CH (January 5, 2010)