Peter Lerangis

Johanna Lawshea

Peter Lerangis‘s books have sold over 5.5 million copies and been translated into 33 languages. These include the first three books in the New York Times bestselling Seven Wonders series, The Colossus RisesLost in Babylon, and The Tomb of Shadows, and two books in the 39 Clues series. Lerangis is a Harvard graduate with a degree in biochemistry. He has run a marathon and gone rock climbing during an earthquake—though not on the same day. The Curse of the King (Harper) is the fourth book in a five-book series. This sequel to The Tomb of ShadowsLost in Babylon, and The Colossus Rises chronicles the adventures of Jack McKinley and his friends as they face their greatest challenge yet—the long-lost Statue of Zeus. In their struggle to undo what’s been done and unlock the secrets of this Wonder of the Ancient World, our heroes must confront gods, relive old battles, and face down their own destiny to save themselves—and the world—from destruction.