Birth Date: June 5, 1964
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Genre: Fantasy, detective fiction, mythology
Spouse: Becky Riordan
- Continuing the saga which began in Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, Riordan added six titles in The Heroes of Olympus and also wrote three books in the Kane Chronicles.
- Before presenting the first Percy Jackson book to a publishing house, Riordan who was still teaching at that time, tested the book to a group of his students.
- Rick who was an all-time Lord of the Rings fan read the book
about ten times when he was still a kid.
Notable Characters Created
Full name: Perseus Jackson
Aliases: Head Counselor of Cabin 3, Savior of Olympus, Hero of Olympus, Son of Poseidon ,Host of Nekhbet
Family: Poseidon (father), Sally Jackson (mother), Amphitrite (step-mother) ,Paul Blofis (step-father), Annabeth Chase (girlfriend)
Eye color: Sea Green
Hair color: Jet Black
Affiliation: Olympians, Camp Half-Blood, Camp Jupiter
Aliases: Architect of Olympus, Hero of Olympus, Daughter of Athena, Wise Girl, Annie Bell
Eye color: Gray
Hair color: Blonde
Weapons: Celestial bronze knife , Drakon bone sword
Aliases: Lord of the Wild, Chosen One of Pan, Leader of the Council of Cloven Elders
Family: Uncle Ferdinand (uncle), Granny Goat (grandmother), Daddy Goat (father)
Eye color: Brown
Hair color: Ginger
Item: Reed Pipes