When Jason, Piper and Leo crash land at Camp Half-Blood, they have
no idea what to expect. Apparently this is the only safe place for
children of the Greek Gods - despite the monsters roaming the woods
and demigods practising archery with flaming arrows and
Rick Riordan, dubbed 'storyteller of the gods' by Publishers Weekly, is the author of five New York Times number-one bestselling book series with millions of copies sold throughout the world- Percy Jackson, the Heroes of Olympus and the Trials of Apollo, based on Greek and Roman mythology; the Kane Chronicles, based on Egyptian mythology; and Magnus Chase, based on Norse mythology. Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief, Rick's first novel featuring the heroic young demigod, won the Red House Children's Book Award and is now a blockbuster film franchise starring Logan Lerman. To learn more about Rick and his books, you can visit him at www.rickriordan.co.uk or follow him on Twitter @camphalfblood.
Riordan's storytelling is as polished as ever, brimming with wit,
action, and heart * Publishers Weekly *
Storytelling that will get readers hooked -- Phillip Ardargh * The Guardian *