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Demigods and Monsters: Your Favorite Authors on Rick Riordan's Percy Jackson and the Olympians Series is a spin-off book of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series. It was released on January 1, 2008.

This book contains the pros and cons of having a god as a parent, why Dionysus might be the best director Camp Half-Blood could have, how to tell a monster when you see one, how Medusa got her snake hair extensions, why Chiron isn’t into partying and paintball like the rest of his centaur family, the complete story on Percy Jackson's mythical namesake Perseus, and plenty of fun and quizzes.

It is also about other authors writing fun quizzes, survival tips, and facts about the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series.


An introduction by Rick Riordan, then:

  1. Monster Recognition for Beginners (Rosemary Clement-Moore)
  2. Why Do So Many Monsters Go Into Retail? (Cameron Dokey)
  3. Stealing Fire From the Gods (Paul Collins)
  4. Would You Want to Be One of Artemis's Hunters? (Carolyn MacCullough)
  5. Dionysus: Who Let Him Run a Summer Camp? (Ellen Steiber)
  6. The Gods Among Us (Elizabeth M. Rees)
  7. Eeny Meeny Miney Mo(m) (Jenny Han)
  8. Percy, I Am Your Father (Sarah Beth Durst)
  9. Not Even the Gods Are Perfect (Elizabeth E. Wain)
  10. Frozen Eyeballs (Kathi Allelt)
  11. The Language of the Heart (Sophie Masson)
  12. A Glossary of Ancient Greek Myth (Nigel Rodgers)


There were several authors that contributed in the making of this book with Rick Riordan. They are listed below:

Percy Jackson and the Olympians
Core Series: The Lightning Thief | The Sea of Monsters | The Titan's Curse | The Battle of the Labyrinth | The Last Olympian
Main Characters: Percy Jackson | Grover Underwood | Annabeth Chase | Tyson | Clarisse La Rue | Thalia Grace | Nico di Angelo | Chiron | Luke Castellan | Rachel Elizabeth Dare
Secondary Characters: Sally Jackson | Travis Stoll | Connor Stoll | Mrs. O'Leary | Silena Beauregard | Charles Beckendorf | Paul Blofis | Blackjack | Zoë Nightshade | Bianca di Angelo | Juniper | Ethan Nakamura
Minor Characters: Gabe Ugliano | Tantalus | Frederick Chase | Michael Yew | May Castellan | Austin Lake | Kayla Knowles | Maria di Angelo | Will Solace
Olympian Gods: Zeus | Hera | Poseidon | Demeter | Ares | Athena | Apollo | Artemis | Hephaestus | Aphrodite | Hermes | Dionysus | Hades | Hestia
Minor Gods: Amphitrite | Ariadne | Hecate | Iris | Janus | Morpheus | Nemesis | Pan | Persephone | Triton
Titans: Kronos | Atlas | Calypso | Iapetus | Krios | Hyperion | Oceanus | Prometheus
Mythical Creatures: Minotaur | Centaur | Furies | Satyr | Cyclops | Manticore | Ophiotaurus | Nemean Lion | Empousa
Related Content: Rick Riordan | The Lightning Thief (film) | Sea of Monsters (film) | The Demigod Files | Demigods and Monsters | The Ultimate Guide | The Heroes of Olympus | The Trials of Apollo | Percy Jackson Demigod Collection | Disney+ Series