You can't tell by looking at me that my dad is Poseidon, God of the Sea.
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.
Puns, jokes and subtle wit, alongside a gripping storyline * Telegraph *