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Daughter of the Deep

If you missed the exclusive reveal on Barnes & Noble’s site, the news is out! My next book is DAUGHTER OF THE DEEP, my modern-day homage to Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. You can read more about the premise and my reasons for writing it at Barnes & Noble, where you guys have…

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A Quick February Update

Hello, all! We’re in the midst of another snowstorm here in Boston, which is quite beautiful as long as I don’t have to walk through it or shovel it! We’re used to it here, and it hasn’t been any worse than an average winter, but my heart goes out to everybody in Texas and elsewhere…

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Rick Riordan Presents Chases Away Those Winter Blues

Here in Boston it is 9 degrees F and icy snow has covered the ground. The Charles looks like a river of lemonade-flavored Slurpee. But the sun is shining, and we have good news to share from the Rick Riordan Presents imprint! (Still not sure what Rick Riordan Presents is about? Answers here!) First up,…

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The Latest from Athena House Jan 24, 2021

It’s winter in Boston. The pandemic is still with us. But we are finding joy where we can, and I hope wherever you are, you are doing the same! Tribble says hi. He’s having a wonderful time, but Tribble always has a wonderful time. He is the most Zen animal we have ever lived with.…

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The First 2021 Report!

Happy New Year to all, and here’s hoping 2021 will be better than the incredibly low bar set by 2020! First bit of news: Sarwat Chadda’s City of the Plague God is out Tuesday, January 12! Mesopotamian gods in New York, the first Muslim protagonist for Rick Riordan Presents, action, humor and amazing mythology —…

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Un Natale Mezzosangue

Per coloro che non hanno potuto leggere La Repubblica in formato cartaceo venerdì scorso, ecco una sorpresa per voi: la mia prima (brevissima) storia su Percy Jackson scritta originariamente in italiano. Buon divertimento e buon Natale a tutti! Un Natale Mezzosangue   “Dove siamo?” disse Percy. “Firenze,” disse Nico. Percy aggrottò le ciglia. “E perché?”…

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The Latest from Athena House

Happy holidays, everyone! Busy times here at Athena House in Boston. I wanted to give you all a quick update before I dive back into it! Last week, during Disney Investor Day, we got a brief shout-out for the upcoming Disney+ show Percy Jackson and the Olympians. It is just the briefest of hints of things to…

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A Very 2020 Thanksgiving

To quote the beginning of an old Cole Porter song Anything Goes: “Times have changed.” Nevertheless, heading into next week, there are things to be grateful for, whether or not you are formally celebrating Thanksgiving. Here’s a rundown of some of those things from the Riordan family this week. The animals are healthy and happy Autumn means…

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News of the Week for Nov. 14

Hello, all! I hope your week has been safe and good, despite the continuing plaguey, plaguey, plaguey known as Covid. What’s been going on in the Riordanverse? Well . . . The Trials of Apollo continues its run on the New York Times bestseller list. Thank you to everyone who has bought and read the…

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Ai miei lettori italiani (e tutti!)

Buongiorno, lettori italiani! Ho deciso di scrivere un breve post in italiano perché devo esercitarme. (Per favore, scusatemi i miei errori!) Prime notizie per voi: La Torre di Nerone, il quinto e ultimo libro delle Sfide di Apollo, uscirà il 24 novembre in Italia da Mondadori! Spero che vi piaccia. Questo volume completerá la storia…

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