Q:

What are the names of the main characters in "The Lightning Thief"?

A:

Quick Answer

The main characters in "The Lightning Thief" are Percy Jackson, Annabeth Chase, Grover Underwood, Sally Jackson, Luke Castellan, Poseidon and Zeus. Percy Jackson is the hero and narrator of "The Lightning Thief."

Know More

Full Answer

Percy is the son of Poseidon, the ruler of the sea and one of the "Big Three" gods. His mother is a mortal named Sally Jackson, making Percy a demigod. Annabeth Chase is Percy's friend and daughter of the Greek goddess, Athena. Percy's best friend is Grover Underwood, who is a satyr. Both Annabeth and Grover help Percy in his quest.

"The Lightning Thief" is a fantasy-adventure young adult novel that was written by Rick Riordan. It is the first book in the "Percy Jackson and the Olympians" series, and characters from Greek mythology are used in the novel.

Learn more about Fiction

Related Questions

  • Q:

    Who are the main characters in the book "Flush?"

    A:

    The main characters in the book “Flush” include Noah Underwood; his sister, Abbey; mother, Donna; and father, Paine. The book’s main antagonist is Dusty Muleman. Other major characters include Dusty’s son, Jasper Jr., as well as Lice Peeking, Shelly and Luno. Noah’s grandfather, Bobby Underwood, also plays a prominent role.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Who are the main characters of "The Diamond Necklace" by Guy de Maupassant?

    A:

    The main characters in Maupassant's "The Necklace" are Mathilde Loisel and her husband, M. Loisel. The other characters include Mme. Jeanne Forestier, M. Georges Ramponneau and a jeweler. The story is set in France in the 19th century.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Who are the main characters in "A Child Called 'It'"?

    A:

    The main character and author of the story "A Child Called 'It,'" is Dave Pelzer, and other chief characters include his mother Catherine Roerva Pelzer, and his father Stephen Joseph Pelzer. Other characters include his brothers Ron, Russell and Stan; his school principal Mr. Hansen; and his teachers Miss Moss and Mr. Ziegler.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Who are the main characters in "The Gift of the Magi"?

    A:

    The main characters in "The Gift of the Magi" are Mr. James Dillingham Young, known as Jim, and his wife Della. The short story is one of O. Henry's most beloved and concerns an impoverished couple that each sacrifices their most cherished possession to purchase a holiday gift for the other, according to History.com.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:

Explore