The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1
(OverDrive Listen, OverDrive MP3 Audiobook)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(5)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Author:
Published:
Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group 2005
Format:
OverDrive Listen, OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Edition:
Unabridged
ISBN:
9780739345146
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 13
Lexile measure:
680L
Status:
Checked Out
Description

Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school...again. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to stay out of trouble. But can he really be expected to stand by and watch while a bully picks on his scrawny best friend? Or not defend himself against his pre-algebra teacher when she turns into a monster and tries to kill him? Of course, no one believes Percy about the monster incident; he’s not even sure he believes himself.

Until the Minotaur chases him to summer camp.

Suddenly, mythical creatures seem to be walking straight out of the pages of Percy’s Greek mythology textbook and into his life. The gods of Mount Olympus, he’s coming to realize, are very much alive in the twenty-first century. And worse, he’s angered a few of them: Zeus’s master lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect.

Now Percy has just ten days to find and return Zeus’s stolen property, and bring peace to a warring Mount Olympus. On a daring road trip from their summer camp in New York to the gates of the Underworld in Los Angeles, Percy and his friends – one a satyr and the other the demigod daughter of Athena – will face a host of enemies determined to stop them. To succeed on his quest, Percy will have to do more than catch the true thief: he must come to terms with the father who abandoned him; solve the riddle of the Oracle, which warns him of failure and betrayal by a friend; and unravel a treachery more powerful than the gods themselves.

Also in This Series
Formats
OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Works on MP3 Players, PCs, and Macs. Some mobile devices may require an application to be installed.
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Street Date:
06/14/2005
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.7, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
680
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:

No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!


Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Rick Riordan. (2005). The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Rick Riordan. 2005. The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Rick Riordan, The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1. Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Rick Riordan. The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1. Unabridged Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, 2005.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection20

There are 5 holds on this title.

Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
2849a20f-b1db-2839-1f37-6127038c9b57
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Jan 20, 2015 17:46:29
Date Updated:
Oct 20, 2019 15:33:21
Last Metadata Check:
Oct 20, 2019 15:33:22
Last Metadata Change:
Oct 20, 2019 03:16:39
Last Availability Check:
Oct 20, 2019 15:33:26
Last Availability Change:
Oct 20, 2019 14:54:17
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Oct 20, 2019 15:33:16

OverDrive Product Record

images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/1191-1/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/1191-1/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/1191-1/4AA/00D/73/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/1191-1/4AA/00D/73/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: 8
            • value: penguinrandomhouse_audio#9780307245328
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780739345146
      • name: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
      • id: audiobook-mp3
      • identifiers:
            • type: 8
            • value: penguinrandomhouse_audio#9780307245328
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780739345146
      • name: OverDrive Listen
      • id: audiobook-overdrive
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 0307245314
mediaType
Audiobook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Rick Riordan
title
The Lightning Thief
dateAdded
2009-08-25T13:50:19.81-04:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=359&titleID=105286
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Across Colorado Digital Consortium (CO)
          • id: 1640
sortTitle
Lightning Thief Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series Book 01
crossRefId
105286
series
Percy Jackson and the Olympians
subtitle
Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1
id
4aa00d73-8f4b-4652-bcb4-88c175e247d3
starRating
4.5

OverDrive MetaData

isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: TheLightningThief
      • partCount: 9
      • fileSize: 289501346
      • identifiers:
            • audience: retailer
            • type: 8
            • value: penguinrandomhouse_audio#9780307245328
            • audience: library
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780739345146
      • rights:
            • type: PlayOnPC
            • value: 1
            • type: PlayOnPCCount
            • value: -1
            • type: BurnToCD
            • value: 1
            • type: BurnToCDCount
            • value: -1
            • type: PlayOnPM
            • value: 1
            • type: TransferToSDMI
            • value: 1
            • type: TransferToNonSDMI
            • value: 1
            • type: TransferCount
            • value: -1
            • type: CollaborativePlay
            • value: 0
            • type: PublicPerformance
            • value: 0
            • type: TranscodeToAAC
            • value: 1
      • name: OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
      • id: audiobook-mp3
      • onSaleDate: 06/27/2006
      • samples:
            • source: Track: 12
            • formatType: audiobook-wma
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-25/1191-1/105286-TheLightningThief.wma
            • source: Part 1
            • formatType: audiobook-mp3
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-425/1191-1/105286-TheLightningThief.mp3
            • source: Part 1
            • formatType: audiobook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: TheLightningThief
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 289069345
      • identifiers:
            • audience: retailer
            • type: 8
            • value: penguinrandomhouse_audio#9780307245328
            • audience: library
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780739345146
      • name: OverDrive Listen
      • id: audiobook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 06/14/2005
      • samples:
            • source: Track: 12
            • formatType: audiobook-wma
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-25/1191-1/105286-TheLightningThief.wma
            • source: Part 1
            • formatType: audiobook-mp3
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-425/1191-1/105286-TheLightningThief.mp3
            • source: Part 1
            • formatType: audiobook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Riordan, Rick
      • bioText: Rick Riordan is the author of six previous Tres Navarre novels—Big Red Tequila, winner of the Shamus and Anthony Awards; The Widower's Two-Step, winner of the Edgar Award; The Last King of Texas; The Devil Went Down to Austin; Southtown; and Mission Road. He is also the author of the acclaimed thriller Cold Springs and the young adult novel The Lightning Thief. Rick Riordan lives with his family in San Antonio, Texas.
      • name: Rick Riordan
      • role: Narrator
      • fileAs: Bernstein, Jesse
      • name: Jesse Bernstein
imprint
Listening Library (Audio)
publishDate
2005-06-14T00:00:00-04:00
edition
Unabridged
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
The Lightning Thief
fullDescription

Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school...again. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to stay out of trouble. But can he really be expected to stand by and watch while a bully picks on his scrawny best friend? Or not defend himself against his pre-algebra teacher when she turns into a monster and tries to kill him? Of course, no one believes Percy about the monster incident; he’s not even sure he believes himself.

Until the Minotaur chases him to summer camp.

Suddenly, mythical creatures seem to be walking straight out of the pages of Percy’s Greek mythology textbook and into his life. The gods of Mount Olympus, he’s coming to realize, are very much alive in the twenty-first century. And worse, he’s angered a few of them: Zeus’s master lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect.

Now Percy has just ten days to find and return Zeus’s stolen property, and bring peace to a warring Mount Olympus. On a daring road trip from their summer camp in New York to the gates of the Underworld in Los Angeles, Percy and his friends – one a satyr and the other the demigod daughter of Athena – will face a host of enemies determined to stop them. To succeed on his quest, Percy will have to do more than catch the true thief: he must come to terms with the father who abandoned him; solve the riddle of the Oracle, which warns him of failure and betrayal by a friend; and unravel a treachery more powerful than the gods themselves.

gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 3
      • value: Grade 4
      • value: Grade 5
      • value: Grade 6
popularity
33854
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1B3AAAAA2F/products/4aa00d73-8f4b-4652-bcb4-88c175e247d3/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
4aa00d73-8f4b-4652-bcb4-88c175e247d3
starRating
4.5
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/1191-1/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/1191-1/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/1191-1/4AA/00D/73/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/1191-1/4AA/00D/73/{4AA00D73-8F4B-4652-BCB4-88C175E247D3}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Fantasy
      • value: Juvenile Fiction
      • value: Mythology
publishDateText
06/14/2005
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 0307245314
mediaType
Audiobook
shortDescription

Twelve-year-old Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school...again. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to stay out of trouble. But can he really be expected to stand by and watch while a bully picks on his scrawny best friend? Or not defend himself against his pre-algebra teacher when she turns into a monster and tries to kill him? Of course, no one believes Percy about the monster incident; he’s not even sure he believes himself.

Until the Minotaur chases him to summer camp.

Suddenly, mythical creatures seem to be walking straight out of the pages of Percy’s Greek mythology textbook and into his life. The gods of Mount Olympus, he’s coming to realize, are very much alive in the twenty-first century. And worse, he’s angered a few of them: Zeus’s master lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect.

Now Percy has just ten days to find and return Zeus’s stolen property, and bring peace to a warring Mount Olympus. On a daring...

sortTitle
Lightning Thief Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series Book 01
crossRefId
105286
series
Percy Jackson and the Olympians
awards
      • source: Young Adult Library Services Association
      • value: Best Fiction for Young Adults
subtitle
Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series, Book 1
publisher
Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group