The Lightning Theif

By Micah and Makena


A boy named Percy Jackson finds out that he is the son of Poseidon. He is sent to camp Half-Blood where he is safe from the dangerous mythical creatures. He goes on this big adventure to clear his name because he has been framed a thief. His friends Annabeth and Grover accompany him on this journey.


The POV is first person. Key words I, we, and my were used and it also described his feelings and emotions throughout the story.
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Literary Devices

Imagery: On page 2 "I had an accident with a Revolutionary War cannon. I wasn't aiming for the school bus but I got expelled anyways."

Personification: On page 9 "A wave roared in my ear."

Simile: On page 11 "She was making this weird noise in her throat, like growling."


Micah and I thought that this book was very exciting and had a lot of action. There were many moments when we thought they would die. We wish the series were longer but at least we have the movies to look forward to.