Bestselling author Rick Riordan has become a household name with his triumphant Percy Jackson series, which brought readers into the world of Greek mythology in a whole new way. This week, Riordan adds yet another title to the growing list of beloved books with the publication of Daughter of the Deep which debuted at the top of the New York Times bestsellers list!
Daughter of the Deep currently sits at #2 on the Children’s Middle Grade Hardcover list and is now available across the country for readers to enjoy. The plot is an homage to 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, asking a fascinating question: what if that tale were real? The book centers on protagonist Ana Dakkar, a freshman at at the elite Harding-Pencroft Academy who discovers she is a descendent of the legendary Captain Nemo. What follows is a thrilling adventure tale readers of all ages won’t want to miss.
Riordan is also keeping busy away from the pages with several projects in development for screen adaptations. The beloved Percy Jackson series is currently in in the planning stages of a book to screen adaptation set to air on Disney+. Kane Chronicles will also be adapted through Netflix while Daughter of the Deep will also be sailing onto small screens through Disney+! It’s a busy time for Riordan and an exhilarating one for his fans who eagerly await more news on the upcoming projects.
While we wait for more news, be. sure to check out our spoiler free review of New York Times bestselling book Daughter of the Deep now and grab a copy from your local bookstore or order one online today!