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Author Rick RiordanRick Riordan is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, the Kane Chronicles, the Heroes of Olympus, and Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard. He is also the author of the new Trials of Apollo series and the multi-award-winning Tres Navarre mystery series for adults.

For fifteen years, Rick taught English and history at public and private middle schools in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Texas. While teaching in San Antonio, Saint Mary's Hall honored him with the school's first Master Teacher Award.

While teaching full time, Riordan began writing mystery novels for grownups. His Tres Navarre series went on to win the top three national awards in the mystery genre: the Edgar, the Anthony, and the Shamus. Riordan turned to children's fiction when he started The Lightning Thief as a bedtime story for his oldest son.

Today over forty million copies of his Percy Jackson, Kane Chronicles, and Heroes of Olympus books are in print in the United States, and rights have been sold into more than 37 countries. Rick is also the author of The 39 Clues: The Maze of Bones, another #1 New York Times bestseller

Rick Riordan now writes full-time.

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His website: www.rickriordan.com
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Ship of the Dead

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Ship of the Dead by Rick Riordan

Magnus Chase & the Gods of Asgard
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Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard

The Dark Prophecy

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The Dark Prophecy by Rick Riordan

Hammer of Thor

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Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan

Hidden Oracle

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Hidden Oracle by Rick Riordan

Magnus Chase and Sword of Summer
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Magnus Chase and Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan
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Riordan, Rick - Blood of Olympus, The (Signed UK Edition) Riordan, Rick | Blood of Olympus, The | Signed First Edition UK Book

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Riordan, Rick - House of Hades, The (Signed First Edition UK) Riordan, Rick | House of Hades, The | Signed First Edition UK Book

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Riordan, Rick - Serpent's Shadow, The (Kane Chronicles Book 3) (Signed First Edition UK) Riordan, Rick | Serpent's Shadow, The (Kane Chronicles Book 3) | Signed First Edition UK Book

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Riordan, Rick - Son of Neptune, The (Heroes of Olympus Book Two) (Signed First Edition UK) Riordan, Rick | Son of Neptune, The (Heroes of Olympus Book Two) | Signed First Edition UK Book

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Riordan, Rick - Throne of Fire, The (Kane Chronicles Book 2) (Signed First Edition) Riordan, Rick | Throne of Fire, The (Kane Chronicles Book 2) | Signed First Edition Book

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Rick Riordan Bibliography

Percy Jackson & the Olympians

  1. The Lightning Thief - 2005
  2. The Sea of Monsters - 2006
  3. The Titan's Curse - 2007
  4. The Battle of the Labyrinth - 2008
  5. The Demigod Files - 2009
  6. The Last Olympian - 2009
  7. The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel - 2010
  8. The Sea of Monsters: The Graphic Novel - 2013
  9. The Titan's Curse: The Graphic Novel - 2013

Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Series

  1. The Sword of Summer - 2015
  2. The Hammer of Thor - 2016
  3. The Ship of the Dead - October 2017
  • Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Trilogy Boxed Set - October 2017

The Heroes of Olympus

  1. The Lost Hero - 2010
  2. The Son of Neptune - 2011
  3. The Mark of Athena - 2012
  4. The Demigod Diaries - 2012
  5. The House of Hades - 2013
  6. The Blood of Olympus - 2014

Related Books

  1. The Demigod Files - 2009
  2. The Demigod Diaries - 2012
  3. Percy Jackson's Book of Greek Gods - 2014
  4. Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes - 2015

The Kane Chronicles


  1. The Red Pyramid - 2010
  2. The Throne of Fire - 2011
  3. The Serpent's Shadow - 2012
  4. The Kane Chronicles Survival Guide - 2012
  5. The Red Pyramid: The Graphic Novel - 2012

The 39 Clues series

  1. The Maze of Bones - 2008
  2. Introduction to The 39 Clues: The Black Book of Buried Secrets - 2010
  3. Vespers Rising - 2011
Tres Navarre series

  1. Big Red Tequila - 1997
  2. The Widower's Two-Step - 1998
  3. The Last King of Texas - 2001
  4. The Devil Went Down to Austin - 2002
  5. Southtown - 2004
  6. Mission Road - 2005
  7. Rebel Island - 2008
The Trials of Apollo Series

  1. The Hidden Oracle - May 2016
  2. The Dark Prophecy - May 2017

Stand alone novels

  • Cold Springs - 2004
  • Son of Sobek - 2013

Rick Riordan Awards

  • 1998 Shamus Award and Anthony Award for Big Red Tequila
  • 1999 Edgar Award for Best Paperback Original for The Widower's Two-Step
  • 2008 Mark Twain Award for The Lightning Thief
  • 2009 Mark Twain Award for The Sea of Monsters
  • 2009 Rebecca Caudill Award for The Lightning Thief
  • 2010 School Library Journal's Best Book for The Red Pyramid
  • 2011 Children's Choice Book Awards: Author of the Year
  • 2011 Children's Choice Book Awards: Fifth Grade to Sixth Grade Book of the Year for The Red Pyramid
  • 2011 Wyoming Soaring Eagle Book Award for The Last Olympian
  • 2011 Milner Award for Percy Jackson and the Olympians series
  • 2012 Indian Paintbrush Award for The Red Pyramid
  • 2013 Best Fiction Book for Children in Bulgaria for The Mark of Athena

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