It never fails, does it? Those who beat up on a writer the hardest are the same people who know nothing about the topic their yelling about. Mr Riordan, I wish you well with your new series. I've always been partial to Greek Mythology but I enjoyed the Norse legends enough that I'll be trailing along behind you - picking up nuggets as you drop them.
Serena It seems a lot of people simply use the internet to rant, it's ugly and likely unhealthy, more of a form of bullying and belittling others than a way to discuss and progress. I too will be reading Rick's upcoming books, Percy Jackson or no Percy Jackson.