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The lightning thief, Rick Riordan

Label
The lightning thief
Title
The lightning thief
Statement of responsibility
Rick Riordan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
  • Beehive Young Adult Book Award (Utah), 2007.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2011.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award, 2009.
  • Golden Sower Award (Nebraska), Young Adult, 2008.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Tween Book Category, 2008.
  • Iowa Teen Award, 2009.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2007.
  • Mark Twain Award (Missouri), 2008.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 2008.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), Division II (Grades 6-8), 2009.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Intermediate category, 2008.
  • Nutmeg Children's Book Award, Teen category, 2008.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2008.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Young Adult Books, 2008.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2008.
  • Sunshine State Young Reader's Award (Florida), 2008.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 2008.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2006
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2009.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Intermediate, 2008.
Awards note
Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List, 2006-2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137098
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riordan, Rick
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
740
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • Grades 5-8
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
PZ7.R5673
LC item number
Li 2006
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.7
  • 4.7
  • 4.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Series volume
bk. 1
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Adventure stories
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Identity
  • Fantasy
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • Adventure stories
  • Identity (Philosophical concept)
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Greek mythology
  • Zeus (Greek deity)
  • Hades (Greek deity)
  • Poseidon (Greek deity)
  • Father-son relationship
  • Friendship
  • Camps
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The lightning thief, Rick Riordan
Link
http://www.perma-bound.com/ws/image/cover/000177262/m
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
2559795
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st Hyperion paperbacks ed.
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9780786838653
Lccn
2005299400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64662791
  • (OCoLC)64662791
Label
The lightning thief, Rick Riordan
Link
http://www.perma-bound.com/ws/image/cover/000177262/m
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
2559795
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st Hyperion paperbacks ed.
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9780786838653
Lccn
2005299400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64662791
  • (OCoLC)64662791

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