Rick Riordan

Author of Percy Jackson and The Kane Chronicles...

Rick Riordan biography and information

  • Although his list of work is diverse, Riordan is better known for melding modern children's adventure stories with mythical pantheons.
  • His three series, Percy Jackson & the OlympiansThe Heroes of Olympus and The Kane Chronicles are set in the same collective universe in which characters interact with Greek, Roman and Egyptian demigods.

Percy Jackson and 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 Last Olympian (2009)

Kane Chronicles

  1. The Red Pyramid (2010)
  2. The Throne of Fire (2011)
  3. The Serpent's Shadow (2012)

Heroes of Olympus

  1. The Lost Hero (2010)
  2. The Son of Neptune (2011)
  3. The Mark of Athena (2012)
  4. The House of Hades (2013)
  5. The Blood of Olympus (2014)

Book and writing awards

Mark Twain Award 2008 (The Lightning Thief), Mark Twain Award 2009 (The Sea of Monsters), Children's Choice Book Awards: Author of the Year 2011 and Milner Award for Percy Jackson and the Olympians series 2011.

Similar authors to Rick Riordan

Pittacus LoreEoin Colfer and Christopher Paolini.

Books by Rick Riordan

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