Rick RiordanRick 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
-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 WritingHe 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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FamilyHe lives in San Antonio with his wife and two sons.
His first child was born in 1993, and his second slowly after in 1997.
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Speaking engagementsCheck 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