Percy Jackson is a 12 year old boy who has ADHD and Dyslexia. On a recent field trip Percy was attacked by a flying monster called a Fury. He came home and his mom Grover and him are going to Camp Half Blood. A Minatuar attacks and "kills" his mom.
Percy's mom took him and Grover to Camp Half Blood where Percy finds ot his best fried is a sater and he is Son of Poseidon God of the sea. There has been Talk about Zeus' s master lightning bolt and Percy is the main suspect.
Percy plays capture the flag where he meets Annabeth and Luke. Later that night Percy and Grover are going on a quest to find the missing bolt when Annabeth joins them. They leave Camp going to Hades lair.
The three make it to the Underworld and Percy's bag is getting heavier and heavier. They make it to Hades lair and Hades told Percy if you give me the lightning bolt I will give you your mother back. Percy claims that he doesn't have the bolt but he looked in his bag and there it was in his bag.
Percy and his friends make it out of the Underworld and to Olympus returning the bolt to Zeus Percy has a one on one with his father. He finds out he is proud of his son and why he left his Mom.
The three heroes return to camp for the rest of the summer. Luke and Percy go an a walk and they sit down for a few minutes and Luke tells Percy that he is the lightning thief.He unleashed a scorpion on Percy and just left him. Nymphs took him back to camp and nursed him back to help.