Hugh Howey

Bestselling author of Wool and other books. Currently sailing around the world.

Ultimate WOOL Unboxing and Giveaway!

This is the most excited I’ve been about a blog post in ages. Why? Because this one is all about you, dear reader. And it’s about getting you some FREE SWAG. Okay, not swag. That’s underselling it. Swag would be like a t-shirt or a tote bag or a ballpoint pen that leaks and ruins a nice shirt. How about instead we give away these puppies! What you are looking here is the Ultimate WOOL Boxset! Inside the custom wrap, you’ll find the original trilogy (with a new essay in…

The End Has Come

UPDATE! The first two books are currently on sale for 99 cents. For one week only! This is a very special release day for me. It was nearly two years ago that John Joseph Adams and I had lunch in Chicago and he told me about his idea for a 3-part anthology or “Triptych.” Each entry of the triptych would focus on one stage of the end-times. With The End is Nigh, we looked at the pre-apocalypse. And then came The End is Now, which was when the bad stuff went down.…

THE END IS NOW!

Book 2 of the APOCALYPSE TRIPTYCH went live today! I daresay, it’s even better than the amazing first book in this trilogy. We’ve got an all-star cast of authors involved, and now the stakes are higher as the apocalypse is in full-effect. Feel free to read the sample on Amazon to check out the first story for free. And wait until you read the last story, which is one of my favorites. Also, the second part of my 3-part story in the WOOL universe is in here. You won’t believe…

The Apocalypse Triptych

Ah, lookie here! The APOCALYPSE TRIPTYCH has been announced over at io9, which means I can finally talk about the set of anthologies I’ve been working on with John Joseph Adams. We’re looking at a June 2014 release—there will be a lot more news coming up well before then. Also, before the first book comes out, we’ll have a story or two you can read for free over on the website dedicated to the books. Before explaining how the triptych came about, I thought I’d share my crazy story about meeting…