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The lightning thief, Rick Riordan

Label
The lightning thief
Title
The lightning thief
Statement of responsibility
Rick Riordan
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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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After learning that the father he never knew is Poseidon, God of the Sea, Percy Jackson is transferred from boarding school to Camp Half-Blood, a summer camp for demigods, and becomes involved in a quest to prevent a war between the gods
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Pace
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Character
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.
  • 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
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 2009.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Intermediate, 2008.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2005.
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Award, 2008-2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137098
Cataloging source
BKX
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
740
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.R5673
LC item number
Li 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
680
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Series volume
1
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The lightning thief, Rick Riordan
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Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Miramax Books/Hyperion Books for Children, 2005
  • Includes excerpt from The sea of monsters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2559795
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9781417732470
Lccn
2005299400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm64662791
Label
The lightning thief, Rick Riordan
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Miramax Books/Hyperion Books for Children, 2005
  • Includes excerpt from The sea of monsters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2559795
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st Hyperion Paperbacks ed.
Extent
377 pages
Isbn
9781417732470
Lccn
2005299400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm64662791

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