Book Vs. Movie: Percy Jackson & The Lightning Thief
The Lightning Thief – Movie vs. Book
Plus: a drinking game for the movie! Ok, real talk: I actually don't care about covers until they're in my grabby little hands. And even then, I'm still fairly dense. I read words, not pictures, y'all. Maybe I just never grew out of my Greek mythology phase.
Guess who finally got around to reading the first Percy Jackson book? This lady over here. I figured I might as well read what the hype was about with this series, considering the second movie is coming out. I quite enjoyed the first movie as well, and the second looks better, so I figured: hey, why not read the book? Second: I understand why book lovers despised the movie so much. The differences are phenomenal.
Know that if you read any further you are going to see spoilers to the book and to the movie Lightning Thief. That being said — read on at your own risk. So — for starters I have to say — what the…? I was shocked at how different the book was from the movie. I have seen differences before between books and movies but nothing like this before.
In the movie the main characters are the same in terms of people: Percy, Grover and Annabeth; Main characters are older; Annabeth Chase:
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