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Rick Riordan

Auteur van De bliksemdief

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Rick Riordan was born on June 5, 1964, in San Antonio, Texas. After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a double major in English and history, he taught in public and private middle schools for many years. He writes several children's series including Percy Jackson and the toon meer Olympians, The Kane Chronicles, and The Heroes of Olympus, Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, and The Trials of Apollo. He also writes the Tres Navarre mystery series for adults. He has won Edgar, Anthony, and Shamus Awards for his mystery novels. . (Bowker Author Biography) toon minder

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Werken van Rick Riordan

De bliksemdief (2005) 32,149 exemplaren
De zee van monsters (2006) 23,080 exemplaren
De vloek van de Titaan (2007) 21,612 exemplaren
De strijd om het Labyrint (2008) 20,833 exemplaren
De laatste Olympiër (2009) 19,417 exemplaren
De verloren held (2010) 13,220 exemplaren
De rode piramide (2010) 10,432 exemplaren
The Son of Neptune (2011) 10,397 exemplaren
The Mark of Athena (2012) 8,938 exemplaren
Het huis van Hades (2013) 8,170 exemplaren
De troon van vuur (2011) 7,177 exemplaren
The Blood of Olympus (2014) 7,072 exemplaren
The Sword of Summer (2015) 5,937 exemplaren
The Serpent's Shadow (2012) 5,635 exemplaren
The Maze of Bones (2008) 5,186 exemplaren
The Hidden Oracle (2016) 4,842 exemplaren
The Hammer of Thor (2016) 3,866 exemplaren
The Demigod Files (2009) 3,302 exemplaren
The Dark Prophecy (2017) 3,270 exemplaren
The Ship of the Dead (2017) 2,987 exemplaren
Percy Jackson Graphic Novel: The Lightning Thief (2010) — Auteur — 2,927 exemplaren
Percy Jackson's Greek Gods (2014) 2,741 exemplaren
The Burning Maze (2018) 2,437 exemplaren
The Tyrant's Tomb (2019) 1,844 exemplaren
Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes (2015) 1,826 exemplaren
The Demigod Diaries (2012) 1,795 exemplaren
Percy Jackson Graphic Novel: The Sea of Monsters (2013) — Auteur — 1,608 exemplaren
The Tower of Nero (2020) 1,480 exemplaren
Vespers Rising (2011) 1,145 exemplaren
The Chalice of the Gods (2023) 985 exemplaren
Daughter of the Deep (2021) 865 exemplaren
9 From the Nine Worlds (2018) 746 exemplaren
The Sun and Star (2023) 727 exemplaren
From Percy Jackson: Camp Half-Blood Confidential (2017) — Auteur — 641 exemplaren
Percy Jackson Graphic Novel: The Titan's Curse (2013) — Auteur — 607 exemplaren
The Red Pyramid: The Graphic Novel (2012) 532 exemplaren
Big Red Tequila (1997) 463 exemplaren
Demigods and Monsters (2008) — Redacteur — 395 exemplaren
The Kane Chronicles Box Set (2012) 390 exemplaren
The Lost Hero: Graphic Novel (2014) — Auteur — 357 exemplaren
The Last King of Texas (2000) 287 exemplaren
The Devil Went Down to Austin (2001) 286 exemplaren
The Widower's Two-Step (1998) 265 exemplaren
Rebel Island (2007) 262 exemplaren
City of the Plague God (2021) — Redacteur — 249 exemplaren
Mission Road (2005) 239 exemplaren
Cold Springs (2003) 232 exemplaren
The Son of Neptune: Graphic Novel (2017) — Auteur — 221 exemplaren
The 39 Clues Set (Books: 1 - 8) (2008) 195 exemplaren
Southtown (2004) 195 exemplaren
Percy Jackson Graphic Novel: Last Olympian (2019) — Auteur — 163 exemplaren
The 39 Clues Set (Books: 1 - 11) (2011) 140 exemplaren
The 39 CLUES Agent Handbook (2010) 87 exemplaren
The 39 Clues Set (Books: 1 - 5) (2011) — Auteur — 19 exemplaren
Wrath of the Triple Goddess (2024) 17 exemplaren
The Lost Hero Sneak Peak (2010) 14 exemplaren
The 39 Clues Set (Books: 1 - 3) (2010) 8 exemplaren
The 39 Clues Set (Books: 1 - 7) (2009) 6 exemplaren
La maldicin del titn 2 exemplaren
Campo Giove. Il diario segreto (2020) 2 exemplaren
[unidentified works] 2 exemplaren
The Lightening Thief Journal (2006) 2 exemplaren
The 39 Clues Set (Books: 1 - 4) (2011) 2 exemplaren
About the Author 2 exemplaren
An Interview with Rick Riordan (2010) 2 exemplaren
El ladrn del rayo 1 exemplaar
Kırmızı Piramit (2010) 1 exemplaar

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Officiële naam
Riordan, Richard Russell, Jr
Geboortedatum
1964-06-05
Geslacht
male
Nationaliteit
USA
Land (voor op de kaart)
USA
Geboorteplaats
San Antonio, Texas, USA
Woonplaatsen
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Opleiding
University of Texas, Austin
Alamo Heights High School
Beroepen
teacher
author
Organisaties
Presidio High School
Korte biografie
Richard Russell Riordan Jr. (born June 5, 1964) is an American author. He is known for writing the Percy Jackson & the Olympians series, about a twelve-year-old Percy Jackson who discovers he is a son of the Greek god Poseidon. Riordan's books have been translated into forty-two languages and sold more than thirty million copies in the US. 20th Century Fox has adapted the first two books of his Percy Jackson series as part of a series of films. His books have spawned related media, such as graphic novels and short story collections.

Riordan's first full-length novel was Big Red Tequila, which became the first book in the Tres Navarre series. His big breakthrough was The Lightning Thief (2005), the first novel in the five-volume Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, which placed a group of adolescents in a Greco-Roman mythological setting. Since then, Riordan has written The Kane Chronicles trilogy and The Heroes of Olympus series. The Kane Chronicles (2010-2012) focused on Egyptian mythology; The Heroes of Olympus was the sequel to the Percy Jackson series. Riordan also helped Scholastic Press develop The 39 Clues series and its spinoffs, and penned its first book, The Maze of Bones (2008). His most recent publications are three books in the Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard series, based on Norse mythology. The first book of his The Trials of Apollo series, The Hidden Oracle, was released in May 2016.

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Discussies

[The Lightning Thief] (with spoilers) in Hogwarts Express (januari 2017)
The Last Olympian - spoilers! in Hogwarts Express (januari 2010)

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Een boek met een leuk concept. Griekse Goden vind ik altijd wel leuk om lezen. Echt voeling met de karakters had ik niet.
Het las allemaal vlot en ik ga zeker de vervolgen lezen. Rick Riordan heeft er een fan bij.
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Werken
165
Ook door
19
Leden
254,005
Populariteit
#16
Waardering
4.1
Besprekingen
5,558
ISBNs
2,521
Talen
32
Favoriet
312

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