Rick Riordan

Riordan, dubbed "storyteller of the gods" by Publishers Weekly, is the author of five #1 New York Times best-
selling middle grade series with millions of copies sold throughout the world: "Percy Jackson and the
Olympians," "The Heroes of Olympus," and "The Trials of Apollo," based on Greek and Roman mythology; "the
Kane Chronicles," based on Ancient Egyptian mythology; and "Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard," based
on Norse mythology. Riordan collaborated with illustrator John Rocco on two #1 New York Times best-selling
collections of Greek myths for the whole family: "Percy Jackson's Greek Gods" and "Percy Jackson's Greek
Heroes." He has just launched his “Rick Riordan Presents” imprint at Disney Publishing with “Aru Shah and the End of Time” by Roshani Chokshi as the first entry.