The Lightning Thief

by rick roidan

summary

Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is on the most dangerous quest of his life. With the help of a satyr and a daughter of Athena, Percy must journey across the United States to catch a thief who has stolen the original weapon of mass destruction — Zeus' master bolt. Along the way, he must face a host of mythological enemies determined to stop him. Most of all, he must come to terms with a father he has never known, and an Oracle that has warned him of betrayal by a friend.

the theme analysis is about a young man coming to terms with him self and his powers to better him self and to his family of gods.

percey jackson

he goes from a shy quiet kid to a hero of the whole seris. he is aided by other friends who become heros with him and save the day over and over again .

annabeth chase is percy's right hand woman she is his secert love she is his motivation she helps percy push himself to the max to save the day even with them. she turns into a woman the whole way

grover underwood is percy's protection man he has turned toward his protection man to his best friend slash side kick saving the world


American fantasy author of several award-winning and bestselling book series. His best-known works include Percy Jackson & the Olympians, The Kane Chronicles, the Tres Navarre books, and The Maze of Bones. A graduate of the University of Texas, he taught social studies and English at a San Francisco high school for nearly a decade. He published the first novel in his Tres Navarre series, Big Red Tequila, in 1997.
fun fact He is a two-time Mark Twain Award winner (2008 & 2009), as well as winner of the Children's Choice Books Awards for Author of the Year in 2011. FAMILY LIFE He grew up in San Antonio, Texas. He and his wife, Becky, later settled in Boston, Massachusetts with their two sons, Haley and Patrick. ASSOCIATED WITH He created the Percy Jackson character, who is portrayed by Logan Lehman in the Percy Jackson films.and many new books now