Rick Riordan

  • Birthdates

    Birthdates
    Rick Riordans Website Rick Riordan was Born on the date of June 5th, 1964.
    He was born in San Antonio, Texas. Pic source
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    Rick Riordan

    Rick Riordan is the #1 New York Times bestselling
    author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, the Kane Chronicles, and the Heroes of Olympus. He is also the author of the multi-award-winning Tres Navarre mystery series for adults. For fifteen years, Rick taught English and history at public and private middle schools in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Texas. In 2002, Saint Mary’s Hall honored him with the school’s first Master Teacher Award. While teaching full time, Riordan began
  • Education

    Education
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    Education: 1970-1990
    -Attended Alamo Heights High School in San Antonio.
    -Began college at North Texas State but then transferred to the University of Texas at Austin.
    -Graduated with a double major in English and history.
    -Got certified to teach English and history from UT San Antonio.
    -Did his student teaching in the San Antonio Independent School District. <a href='http://www.unt.edu/' >Where Rick Went to sch
  • Jobs Other Than Writing

    Jobs Other Than Writing
    He probably started teaching in 1989 or 1990.
    For fifteen years, Rick taught English and history at public and private middle schools in the San Francisco Bay Area and in Texas.
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  • Family

    Family
    He lives in San Antonio with his wife and two sons.
    His first child was born in 1993, and his second slowly after in 1997.
    Rick With Family
  • Awards

    Awards
    Website of the saint marys hall teaching awardsI In 2002, Saint Mary’s Hall honored him with the school’s first Master Teacher Award.#1 New York Times bestselling 
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  • Books

    Books
    More about Percy Jackson
    Started the Percy Jackson series in 2004, the heroes of Olympus Series in 2009, and the Kane Chronicles in 2010. Book Cover
  • Movies Based On Book

    Movies Based On Book
    Poster Cover
    February, 12,2010
    The Movie The lightning thief was Based on his Book Percy Jackson and the Olympians The lightning thief. Percy Jackson MOvie
  • Speaking engagements

    Speaking engagements
    Check Were Rick Will Be Next
    Thursday, October 6, 2011
    Location: Indigos Yorkdale Shopping Centre.
    Percy Jackson is back! bestselling author Rick Riordan on the only Canadian stop during Olympian week as he signs the adventures of our favourite demigod, The Heroes of Olympus, Book Two: The Son of Neptune. Celebrate the return of the young hero by dressing up as your favourite character." He also go to many other schools and librarys throughout the year. Tour pic