Today, we’re teaming up with our friends at Disney-Hyperion Books to celebrate the new Percy Jackson Coloring Book! Keep reading for details on the new coloring book, a sneak peek inside, and you chance to win a copy!
Thanks to Disney-Hyperion for sending me this copy to check out & photograph, as well as providing prizing for the contest (keep reading!)
Over the past decade, millions of young readers, parents, and teachers have come to adore Rick Riordan’s classic series Percy Jackson and the Olympians, which made ancient Greek mythology contemporary, relevant, and entertaining as it turned kids on to reading. Now fans can literally color Percy’s world with the amusing portraits, dramatic scenes, and intricate designs on every spread of this large format paperback. This book is a great way to introduce young children to the series, to allow older fans to reminisce, and to augment classroom units on Greek mythology.
- Visit ReadRiordan.com
- Like Percy Jackson on Facebook
- Follow Disney-Hyperion on Twitter and Instagram
- Follow Rick Riordan on Twitter and Instagram
- Hashtag #PJColoringBook
- Copy of The Percy Jackson Coloring Book
- Percy Jackson-branded tin of colored pencils
Giveaway open to US addresses only. Prizing and samples provided by Disney-Hyperion. Contest runs through midnight (PT) on Monday, August 21st.
To enter, tell us in the comments below who your favorite character from the Percy Jackson series is, and why! Then fill out the Rafflecopter form here to complete your entry and earn more chances to win:
Rick Riordan, dubbed “storyteller of the gods” by Publishers Weekly, is the author of five #1 New York Times best-selling middle grade series with millions of copies sold throughout the world: Percy Jackson and the Olympians, the Heroes of Olympus, and the Trials of Apollo, based on Greek and Roman mythology; the Kane Chronicles, based on Ancient Egyptian mythology; and Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, based on Norse mythology. Rick collaborated with illustrator John Rocco on two best-selling collections of Greek myths for the whole family: Percy Jackson’s Greek Gods and Percy Jackson’s Greek Heroes. Rick lives in Boston, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons. Follow him on Twitter at @camphalfblood.
Keith Robinson graduated with a degree in graphic design and illustration in 1992 and worked as an animator on some of the earliest digital media productions for clients around the world. He joined the BBC and was part of the R&D team that developed the corporation’s first website. He later founded Codename, an award-winning media production company, before he became a freelance illustrator in 2001. His illustrations have been featured in children’s books, magazines, television programs, and on postage stamps. He especially enjoys drawing fantasy, mythical, and historical subjects. He lives on the south coast of England.