Rick Riordan, dubbed 'storyteller of the gods' by Publishers
Weekly, is the author of five New York Times number-one bestselling
book series with millions of copies sold throughout the world:
Percy Jackson, the Heroes of Olympus and the Trials of Apollo,
based on Greek and Roman mythology; the Kane Chronicles, based on
Egyptian mythology; and Magnus Chase, based on Norse mythology.
Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring
the heroic young demigod, won the Red House Children's Book Award
and is now a blockbuster film franchise starring Logan Lerman.
To learn more about Rick and his books, you can visit him at www.rickriordan.co.uk or follow him on Twitter @camphalfblood.