|The 39 Clues|
|Author|| Rick Riordan|
The 39 Clues is an eleven-book series by a combination of authors. It is based in the present time, and is an interactive series as well as an output of information, mostly pertaining to famous historical events and/or people.
After their grandmother dies, Amy and Dan Cahill discover that they are part of the most powerful family in history. The source of this power is hidden in 39 Clues scattered around the world. Amy, Dan and other Cahills are given a choice: Take a million dollars and walk away, or compete to find all the Clues. The first Clue is somehow connected to Benjamin Franklin, but its location is a mystery. Other contestants try to win, and kill the grandchildren.
The Maze of Bones
The Maze of Bones is the first book in The 39 Clues series. It was written by Rick Riordan, and a few other authors- all best selling authors. The book is the introduction to the rest of the series, introducing the main characters and the plotline for the first series.
The Cahill Benjamin Franklin, who is a Lucian, is who this book revolves around with the clue.
Published by Scholastic, The 39 Clues has grown to includes the books as well as cards, a website, games, competitions, character biographies, and much more.