FC: Rick Riordan By DannyAks
1: Rick is the best selling author of the Percy Jackson series!
2: Attended Alamo Heights High School, he worked for an editor of an newspaper. He also controlled a underground newspaper that made fun of the school!
3: He first started writing in middle school and submitted his first book for publishing, but didn't get published!
4: Rick R. got the idea for camp half blood in the Percy Jackson series from a summer camp called camp capers.!!!!!!!!
5: Rick stopped teaching to become a full-time writer. Rick says he likes all of his books because for different reasons
6: Rick feels writing for kids is similar to writing for adults. | He believes both adults and kids want action , mystery, and romance.
7: Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief came out in theaters in Feb. 12- 2010
8: Rick is an author of one of the books of, the 39 clues!The Maze of Bones.
9: One night ricks daughter Haley asked him to read her a bedtime story, but was all out. So he made up 1, it took 3 nights to finish it. And that bedtime story ended up being his first book to the Percy Jackson series.
10: To honor his daughter he gave his characters characteristics similar to his daughters! | His daughter had ADHD and dyslexia.
11: Rick didn't writing seriously until he graduated.
12: Rick always wrote in adult mystery. | His students wondered why he didn't write for kids.
13: Rick swims, reads, travels, and plays world of warcraft in his free time. | His favorite characters of his books are Tyson and Grover because he says they're so much fun to write about.
14: Percy Jackson Series The 39 clues- the maze of bones The red pyramid The lost hero etc.
15: Percy Jackson is Zeuses son as it turns out, he is being blamed and blackmailed for the theft of zeuses thunderbolt.
16: If the Thunderbolt isn't returned by the full moon there will be the biggest war against the gods in history.
17: Percys friends take care of him at camp-half blood. A camp protected by a tree so none can take over and half-bloods will forever be protected.,
18: Percy and his friends must leave camp half-blood to find who did it in time. Or else the world will have to pay. Find out what happens.
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