The Lightning Thief is the first book in Rick Riordan’s Percy Jackson and The Olympians series. It tells the story of twelve-year-old Percy Jackson, who discovers that he is a demigod, son of Poseidon. He sets out on an epic adventure to save Olympus from his father’s rival gods. This captivating audiobook will keep listeners on the edge of their seats as they follow Percy on his thrilling journey. Narrated by actor Jesse Bernstein, it bringsthe characters and settings to life with excitement and humor.
For who is this book for ?
The Lightning Thief is perfect for children who are interested in mythology and adventure stories. It’s a great way to introduce young listeners to the world of Greek gods and heroes.
- The Lightning Thief is an exciting and humor-filled adventure that will keep listeners on the edge of their seats.
- The narrator, Jesse Bernstein, does an excellent job of bringing the characters to life.
- The book is based on Greek mythology, which makes it a great choice for those interested in mythology.
- The plot is a bit predictable
- The audio narration is not very good
- Some of the jokes are cheesy
Learn more about the author
Rick Riordan is the author of the New York Times best-selling Percy Jackson series, as well as The Kane Chronicles and Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard. He has gathered an army of fans by blending traditional myths with modern storytelling techniques, humorous irreverence, and action-packed adventure.
“The Lightning Thief is an excellent audiobook that will keep children entertained with its exciting story. Jesse Bernstein’s narration is perfect for the material, and he brings the characters to life with humor and excitement. This book is sure to be a hit among listeners of all ages.”
“This book is excellent. I could not put it down.”
“I loved it! It was full of adventure and humor. The narrator does a great job differentiating between the voices for each character.”
“Jesse Bernstein does an excellent job narrating this audiobook, making it a truly enjoyable listening experience. He vividly brings the characters to life and injects plenty of humor into their interactions, keeping listeners entertained throughout.”