The Lightning Thief
by Rick Riordan
In a mortal world where greek mytholiogy exists,11 year old Percy Jackson is escorted to a camp designed for half bloods like him(half god, half mortal). Percy finds out his father is Poseidon. Though when Percy is accused of stealing Zues master lightning bolt, Percy must go on a quest with his two best friends Annebeth, and Grover. Hades have even captured his mortal mother. This is against all rules. In the end the prophecy predicts that Percy will be betrayed by a friend, and will not retrieve what matters most. Could this really happen?
I love this book. It is action packed, thrilling, and the characters are well developed. I would give this book 5 stars. I love the adventure that Percy goes on. The other 4 books are also amazing.
Number of stars: 5
"What Im trying to say, Percy. You are not normal-that is nothing to be ashamed of"Thougtfully explained Percys mom.