Hugh Howey
Hugh Howey

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

Everyone Wants a Skein of WOOL

Everyone wants in on WOOL, and that includes me. It’s not that I’m a greedy bottom-feeder, but I have moments in which I imagine myself a potential remora to Hugh the shark. Granted, symbiosis can be more beneficial to one member of the “partnership,” and I’d say that if one of us were going to benefit from this partnership, it would be me. To state this more clearly: I’m an editor. I’ve edited some of Hugh’s works, and that process has led to the humbling realization that I am…an editor.…

Pre-Order Your Signed Copy of the LEGACY Today!

I’m ordering the first batch right now, and the Amazon page should be up in a week or so. If you want a signed copy of the first edition, pre-order soon so I’ll know how many of these bad boys to buy! For readers outside the US, please email me so we can work out the extra postage. For everyone else, shipping is only a few bucks, which includes the padded mailer, the freight, and me and my puppy-dog driving your precious book to the Post Office! Pre-Order Now!

The Amazing Art of Mike Tabor

The last few weeks have been an absolute whirlwind. A flurry of good news on the book front has been accompanied by a sudden surge in artwork from readers. A recent post summarized these contributions, several of which will be used for upcoming book covers. And then last week, a nuclear blast of awesomeness hit my inbox when Mike Tabor sent me his vision for a new Wool cover. I was blown away. I immediately commissioned him to create a full wrap for a new print version (coming soon). And…

April 19th, 2012. The day the Mayans ignored.

The world won’t end on April 19th, 2012, but you’ll be able to read about it. That’s my target date for First Shift – Legacy, book 6 in the Silo Series. I just finished what I believe is my sixth revision. There will be one or two more passes as I incorporate findings from beta readers and editors, but these should be minor tweaks. So, pencil in the date. Barring an Amazon outage or the far less likely end of the world, it all should go down TWO WEEKS from…

YOU pick the voice of WOOL!

I’m thinking of commissioning an audiobook version of the WOOL Omnibus. That means choosing a narrator. There’s a ton to choose from, and I have to say, it’s a lot of fun browsing human voices. Does this link work? If so, dive in and give me your feedback.