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Blogging from Britain

I just returned from the Sea of Monsters tour in the United Kingdom. Below are my blog journals from the trip. June 24: June is an excellent time to escape…

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A Report from Camp Half-Blood

I just got a package of amazing photos from Camp Half-Blood’s Austin Branch. Check out the on-line photo album here: http://www.rickriordan.com/camp_halfblood.htm. Thanks to BookPeople for hosting such an incredible experience…

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Percy Jackson as summer reading

My wife Becky, internet guru of the household, is usually the one who finds mentions of Percy Jackson on the web. We’ve been amazed at how many times The Lightning…

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Demigod of the Week

Lizzie in Austin drew this picture of Percy and his friends. Thanks, Lizzie!

An update from Rick

Since the end of the U.S. school year, my schedule has slowed down, which has been nice! I did a fantastic event yesterday at the Gardner Betts Juvenile Justice Center…

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Demigod of the Week

Crystal from Singapore has started her own blog site for Camp Half-Blood. You can check it out at the following link. www.camphalfblood.blogspot.com Way to go, Crystal!

Red House Award Interviews

I’ve been doing a lot of British media interviews this week for the Red House Children’s Book Award, and I’ve gotten some very interesting questions! For those of you not…

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Rick’s reading recommendations

I’ve been getting many emails from kids and parents asking if I could recommend other books to read for those who are waiting for the next Percy Jackson book to…

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Camp Half-Blood For Real!

This week BookPeople in Austin is hosting the first ever summer camp based on the Percy Jackson series. Camp Half-Blood, Austin branch, convened on Saturday night with a claiming ceremony.…

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