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The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
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Jun 01, 2010

bookshelves: juvenile-chapter-books, books-i-started-but-never-finished
Read from June 01 to 08, 2010

When I described what was happening in this book to my boyfriend, he said that it reminded him of Harry Potter in the way that some adults were villified. I pointed out that there are adults who are not and that, with Dahl and Dickins, there is a history of this technique used to empower children. However, with this perspective nagging at the back of my brain, I found myself having lost the interest to continue reading. Perhaps in the future I'll try again.
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