Rick Riordan is the author of the first five books in the
New York Timesbest-selling Percy Jackson and the Olympians
series: The Lightning Thief; The Sea of Monsters; The Titan's
Curse;The Battle of the Labyrinth; and The Last Olympian.
His previous novels for adults include the hugely popular Tres
Navarre series, winner of the top three awards in the mystery
genre. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two