Parent reviews for The Lightning Thief: Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1
I enjoyed the action-packed, thrill-seeking adventures that the teen demigods partake in because it teaches children to accept differences and not dwell on them, which I believe is an important lesson for children to learn in today’s world given the diversity.
Is Percy Jackson a 14 year old?
Grover Underwood u2013 age 28-33 Satyr, best friend of Percy, Lord of the Wild in The Last Olympian. Clarisse La Rue u2013 age 14-18, demigod daughter of Ares, does not get along with Percy or Annabeth.
Is Percy Jackson better than Harry?
In the end, the Percy Jackson series does a better job of exploring concepts and striking a balance that many people can relate to, whereas Harry Potter has a lot of intriguing aspects, from its excellent execution to its meticulous writing style.
What should I read if I like Percy Jackson?
14 Super Series to Read Next After Percy Jackson
- Chris Rylander’s An Epic Series of Failures. Andrew Peterson’s The Wingfeather Saga.
- Dragons in a Bag Series.
- A Sam London Adventure Series.
- Talespinners Series.
- Thrones and Bones Series.
- Knights of the Borrowed Dark Series.
- The Chronicles of Egg Series.
How old is Percy 2020?
Perseus “Percy” Jackson, the son of Poseidon and Sally Jackson, is an eighteen-year-old Greek demigod.
How old was Thalia Grace when she died?
Thalia was 12 when she sacrificed herself to get her two friends to Camp Half-Blood and was later turned into a pine tree by Zeus; she is revived by the Golden Fleece in the Sea of Monsters book and years have passed.
How much older is Annabeth than Percy?
Percy says he’s 13 years old, 5’10, and a bit slim on the Official UK Percy Jackson site, and Annabeth says she’s 13 years old and 5’9. What’s surprising is that Annabeth is still several inches taller than Percy in The Sea of Monsters.
Who is Rick Riordan’s favorite character?
Percy Jackson is my favorite character created by my favorite author, Rick Riordan, and his five-book series was never enough for me, so you can imagine how excited I was to read Riordan’s other series and discover that Percy kept popping up when you least expected him to.
What makes Percy Jackson so good?
Percy Jackson: No matter the reader’s age, Percy Jackson is easy to identify with: he is brave, adventurous, a loyal son, and has a good heart. He protects his friends and tries to make things right when he can. Percy is every twelve-year-old boy in existence.
Was Percy Jackson or Harry Potter first?
The results haven’t been adjusted for inflation (the first Harry Potter films were released in the early 2000s, while Percy Jackson was released in 2010), but as you’ll see in the end, the results are still pretty good even with inflation.