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The Resource The lightning thief, [children's book discussion kit], Rick Riordan

The lightning thief, [children's book discussion kit], Rick Riordan

Label
The lightning thief, [children's book discussion kit]
Title
The lightning thief
Title part
[children's book discussion kit]
Statement of responsibility
Rick Riordan
Title variation
Children's book discussion kit
Title variation remainder
Lightning thief
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After learning that he is the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea, twelve-year-old Percy is sent to a summer camp for demigods like himself, and joins his new friends on a quest to prevent a war between the gods
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Storyline
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Tone
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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
Bluebonnet Award 2006-2007.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
137098
Cataloging source
CHY
Characteristic
kit
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riordan, Rick
Dewey number
[Fic]
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.R4829
LC item number
Li 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.7
  • 4.7.
  • 4.7.
  • 4.7
  • 4.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/not-applicable
Series statement
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
Series volume
book 1
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Percy
  • Poseidon
  • Hades
  • Zeus
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Camps
  • Friendship
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fantasy fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
not applicable
Label
The lightning thief, [children's book discussion kit], Rick Riordan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Edition of book used: New York : Miramax/Hyperion Books for Children, 2005
  • Section title devised by cataloger
  • Tote bag containing ten copies of the title
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 -- A 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 -- The prophecy comes true
Control code
local
Dimensions
in container.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
10 books (377 pages ; 22 cm), 1 discussion guide
Isbn
9780439861304
Lccn
2005299400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
For use by CCRLS libraries only. Not available for inter-library loan.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) a1571843
Label
The lightning thief, [children's book discussion kit], Rick Riordan
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Edition of book used: New York : Miramax/Hyperion Books for Children, 2005
  • Section title devised by cataloger
  • Tote bag containing ten copies of the title
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 -- A 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 -- The prophecy comes true
Control code
local
Dimensions
in container.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
10 books (377 pages ; 22 cm), 1 discussion guide
Isbn
9780439861304
Lccn
2005299400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
For use by CCRLS libraries only. Not available for inter-library loan.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(Sirsi) a1571843

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