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Notes from the Winter Solstice Meeting

Phew! Just back from the winter solstice meeting on Mount Olympus. I promised you a report. I don’t have any solid news yet, sorry, but I did petition the gods directly, so we’ll see what happens! The transcript of my talk with the Olympians is below.   Notes from Winter Solstice Meeting 2019, Mount Olympus…

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Mo thurais go hÉirinn (My trips to Ireland)

Bhí mé in Éirinn dhá uair sa samhradh seo. Seo an scéal! (I was in Ireland twice this summer. Here’s the story!) An chéad uair, ghlac mé cúrsáil timpeall an oileáin le mo bhean chéile agus mo mhac.  (The first time, I took a cruise around the island with my wife and my son.) Thugamar cuairt…

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Paola Santiago and Aru Shah 3: The Latest from Rick Riordan Presents

I’m delighted to share with you the two latest covers from the Rick Riordan Presents imprint. (Questions about what the imprint is? Click here!) First up, Tehlor Kay Mejia’s brilliant middle grade debut: Paola Santiago and the River of Tears! Artwork by Vanessa Morales. Publication date: August 2020 What it’s about: Space-obsessed 12-year-old Paola Santiago and…

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Boston Pride 2019

We had a great time at the Boston Pride Parade yesterday — beautiful weather and a festive celebration! Wow, that was a big parade, too. We watched for about an hour, walked across downtown, had lunch, came back and the parade was still going! Here are some pictures Becky took if you didn’t get to…

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TYRANT’S TOMB TOUR DATES!

Trials of Apollo, book 4: THE TYRANT’S TOMB will be published on September 24, and I can now announce where I will be going on tour! As always, apologies if I am not coming to a place near you. I only do eight events a year maximum, and only in the U.S. (and very occasionally…

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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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