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What I Did on My Spring Break

Good news, everyone! I finished work on Trials of Apollo 4: THE TYRANT’S TOMB around April 1! The book won’t actually be out until September 24 because, well, that’s how long it takes to prepare, print, promote and distribute a book, even after the writer is done writing. I know that’s frustrating to you guys…

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The Multiverse Celebrates SAL AND GABI!

For the publication of SAL AND GABI BREAK THE UNIVERSE, March 5, my editor Steph Lurie had this idea: Let’s invite people to post pictures of themselves reaching into different universes and pulling out alternate versions of themselves, like (SPOILER KINDA) happens sometimes in the book. These Other Me’s could show their love for SAL…

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The Newest from Rick Riordan Presents!

Say hello to the latest titles upcoming from Rick Riordan Presents! First, Jennifer Cervantes’ stunning THE FIRE KEEPER, sequel to her New York Times bestselling Maya mythology adventure THE STORM RUNNER. Zane Obispo is back in action and hotter than a bag of Flamin’ Hot Chee-tohs! Pub date Sept. 17, 2019. Pre-order here! Next, RACE…

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Dragon Pearl is here!

The wait is over! Yoon Ha Lee’s marvelous adventure DRAGON PEARL is now officially published! What is it about? Yoon Ha Lee’s space opera is about thirteen-year-old Min, who comes from a long line of fox spirits. But you’d never know it by looking at her. To keep the family safe, Min’s mother insists that…

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Memories from my TV/Movie Experience

Recently I asked you guys what kind of team you’d like to see in charge if a Disney-led Percy Jackson reboot were to happen. Again, I have to warn you this is completely HYPOTHETICAL, just wishful thinking, not based on any concrete plans in the pipeline. Even if some reboot happened someday, I would have…

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A Few Days in Montreal

My son Haley and I took a last-minute trip up to Montreal this weekend. I had not been there in decades and wanted to chase down some family history before winter set in. Haley came along for good food and entertainment!   First we took a stroll through Old Town Montreal, which was full of…

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Get Ready for Dragon Pearl!

The verge of Halloween seems like an appropriate time to get excited about the next title coming out from Rick Riordan Presents: Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee! Monsters, magic and outer space adventure, the book has it all! Why am I so excited about Dragon Pearl? It’s unlike any of the other books in…

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9 From the Nine Worlds

Tuesday, October 2, this little slice of Viking mayhem is coming your way! 9 FROM THE NINE WORLDS will give you a chance to step back into Magnus Chase’s world in a totally different way. WHAT NOT TO EXPECT: This is not a new full-length Magnus Chase novel, so don’t buy it thinking that’s what…

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Back from New York

Becky and I got to spend last week in New York, mostly working on various projects and me writing, but we did have time for some fun excursions! Becky captured the lovely view above on our first evening in town from the window of our apartment. (Yeah, I know. It’s a tough life.) The next…

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Rick Riordan Presents — The Latest News!

Rick Riordan Presents, my new imprint at Disney Publishing Worldwide, is off to a roaring start! In case you’ve missed out, here is the latest on what we’re doing and what’s coming up!   The basics Rick Riordan Presents is one small branch of the Disney-Hyperion Publishing family. We aim to publish about four books…

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