Honestly, blowing up another school was the last thing I wanted to do.
Rick Riordan is an award-winning mystery writer. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod, was the overall winner of the Red House Children's Book Award in 2006 and is now a blockbuster film franchise, starring Logan Lerman. Rick lives in Boston with his wife and two sons.
Riordan takes the reader back to the stories we love; then shakes the cobwebs out of them -- Eoin Colfer