Readers will discover vital information about the Kanes and uncover the secrets of ancient Egypt, learning how to compile secret messages, read hieroglyphics, and recite ancient magic spells. Watch for pop-up facts, interactive quizzes, audio clips, and animated surprises throughout. Snakes will slither, scorpions will scurry, demons will terrorize�and much more!
About the Author
Rick Riordan is best known for his bestselling young reader book series Percy Jackson and the Olympians and award-winning adult mysteries featuring San Antonio P.I. Tres Navarre. Children across the globe have followed Percy and friends on their adventures through the popular follow up series, Heroes of Olympus, and enjoyed the movies adapted from the first two Percy Jackson and the Olympian books, The Lightning Thief and Sea of Monsters. Riordan intertwines humor and masterful storytelling set against Greek, Roman, or as in The Kane Chronicles, Egyptian mythology.
Hometown:San Antonio, TX
Date of Birth:June 5, 1964
Place of Birth:San Antonio, TX
Education:B.A. in English and History, University of Texas