CHAPTER ONE Ten Years Later
LIGHTNING ZIGZAGGED DOWN from the sky. Crack!
It struck a hundred-year-old oak tree and split it in half. A tremendous clap of thunder boomed overhead.
“Yikes!” shouted ten-year-old Zeus. He dropped the wooden sword he’d been practicing with. Leaping out of the way of the falling tree trunk, he took off running. He had a feeling the next bolt would be aimed at him. Why? Because he’d been struck by lightning dozens of times already in his short life.
A wild wind whipped through his dark hair as he raced for safety. With his heart...