Ridley Pearson


Born
in Glen Cove, New York, The United States
March 13, 1953

Website

Twitter

Genre


Ridley Pearson is the author of more than twenty novels, including the New York Times bestseller KILLER WEEKEND; the Lou Boldt crime series; and many books for young readers, including the award-winning children's novels PETER AND THE STARCATCHERS, PETER AND THE SHADOW THIEVES, and PETER AND THE SECRET OF RUNDOON, which he cowrote with Dave Barry. Pearson lives with his wife and two daughters, dividing their time between Missouri and Idaho.


Also writes Chris Klick mysteries as Wendell McCall.

Ridley Pearson isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but he does have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from his feed.

Ridley Pearson hasn't written any blog posts yet.

Average rating: 4.02 · 235,252 ratings · 16,374 reviews · 110 distinct worksSimilar authors
Disney after Dark (Kingdom ...

by
3.91 avg rating — 22,664 ratings — published 2004 — 33 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Disney at Dawn (Kingdom Kee...

4.03 avg rating — 10,590 ratings — published 2008 — 27 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Disney in Shadow (Kingdom K...

4.12 avg rating — 8,125 ratings — published 2010 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Power Play (Kingdom Keepers...

4.21 avg rating — 6,467 ratings — published 2011 — 24 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Shell Game (Kingdom Keepers...

4.15 avg rating — 4,657 ratings — published 2012 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Dark Passage (Kingdom Keepe...

4.18 avg rating — 3,296 ratings — published 2013 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Insider (Kingdom Keeper...

4.24 avg rating — 2,551 ratings — published 2014 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Killer Weekend (Walt Flemin...

3.65 avg rating — 1,989 ratings — published 2007 — 23 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Challenge (Steel Trapp,...

3.84 avg rating — 1,618 ratings — published 2008 — 14 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Killer View (Walt Fleming, #2)

3.74 avg rating — 1,556 ratings — published 2008 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Ridley Pearson…
Disney after Dark Disney at Dawn Disney in Shadow Power Play Shell Game Dark Passage The Insider
(7 books)
by
4.04 avg rating — 59,352 ratings

Undercurrents The Angel Maker No Witnesses Beyond Recognition The Pied Piper The First Victim Middle of Nowhere
(9 books)
by
3.84 avg rating — 9,992 ratings

Killer Weekend Killer View Killer Summer In Harm's Way
(4 books)
by
3.69 avg rating — 6,274 ratings

Disney Lands Legacy of Secrets Disney at Last
(3 books)
by
4.21 avg rating — 2,727 ratings

The Risk Agent Choke Point The Red Room White Bone
(4 books)
by
3.39 avg rating — 2,961 ratings

More series by Ridley Pearson…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“Always trust computer games.”
Ridley Pearson

“Smee, you are a supreme idjit."
"Aye, Cap'n.”
Ridley Pearson

“I... do... not... do... lightning.”
Ridley Pearson, Disney at Dawn

Polls

138904
I'm trying to get a sense for what you guys want to read. Looking at everyone's currently reading shelves, it's a nice mix of fiction and non-fiction. Please select a preferred genre and write in a genre not mentioned.

Fiction & Literature Anne Tyler
 
  13 votes, 39.4%

Young Adult Rainbow Rowell
 
  4 votes, 12.1%

Women's Lit/Chick Lit Jennifer Weiner
 
  2 votes, 6.1%

Science Fiction Andy Weir
 
  2 votes, 6.1%

Graphic Novels/Comics Brian K. Vaughan
 
  2 votes, 6.1%

Classics Oscar Wilde
 
  2 votes, 6.1%

Non-fiction Mary Roach
 
  2 votes, 6.1%

Fantasy George R.R. Martin
 
  2 votes, 6.1%

Fiction & Literature
 
  1 vote, 3.0%

ancient literature
 
  1 vote, 3.0%

Mystery Ridley Pearson
 
  1 vote, 3.0%

Paranormal Gena Showalter
 
  1 vote, 3.0%

Horror Stephen King
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Romance Sarah MacLean
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Historical Fiction Philippa Gregory
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Crime Karin Slaughter
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Memoir/Autobiography Malala Yousafzai
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

Humor! (write-in)
 
  0 votes, 0.0%

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Young Adult Reade...: January-February Challenge 112 231 Feb 28, 2010 09:46PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Ridley to Goodreads.