Rick Riordan is also the author of the New York Times #1 best-selling Percy Jackson and the Olympians series: Book One: The Lightning Thief; Book Two: The Sea of Monsters; Book Three: The Titana (TM)s Curse; Book Four: The Battle of the Labyrinth; and Book Five: The Last Olympian. He lives in San Antonio, Texas, with his wife and two sons.
Peter Lerangis is the author of over 140 books for early readers through teens, including "The Sword Thief, "the third book of the "New York "Times bestselling series, The 39 Clues. Peter lives in NYC with his family. He got the idea for the title of his novel, "wtf, "by reading one of his son's IMs.
Gordon Korman has written more than fifty middle-grade and teen novels. Favorites include the "New York Times" #1 bestseller "The 39 Clues: One False Note, The Juvie Three, Son of the Mob, Born to Rock", and "Schooled". Though he didn't play football in high school, Gordon's been a lifelong fan and season ticket holder. He says, "I've always been fascinated by the 'culture of collision' in football and wanted to explore it--not just from the highlight films but from its darker side as well."
Gordon lives with his family on Long Island, New York.