For more than a year, I’ve had a story idea in my head that harkens back to my love of 80’s science-fiction movies (ALIEN, ALIENS, THE TERMINATOR, THE ABYSS, THE THING), all of which were (and still are) major creative inspirations for me. The story became DERELICT, which followed a “Dirty Dozen” style group of scientists and engineers — all people at the end of their […]
Head over to Black Gate Magazine to watch me read and talk about The Razor, my prison planet adventure from Tor Books. The event was hosted by Emily Mah at George R. R. Martin’s Jean Cocteau Cinema, in Santa Fe, NM. I had a great time there, for all kinds of reasons, not least of which was all the great people who […]
New Mexico Science Fiction fans and book lovers…or just anyone interested in watching me embarrass myself…come see me at George R. R. Martin’s awesome movie theater/genre bookstore the Jean Cocteau Cinema on March 10th in Santa Fe. I’ll be reading from my latest book The Razor, answering questions, and signing copies in the lobby. If that’s not enough, the bar […]
I’m listening to my (sadly) out of print Vinyl edition of James Horner’s awesome score to BATTLE BEYOND THE STARS, not only my favorite Roger Corman movie (a tough call to make, it’s like picking your favorite Robert E. Howard short, but come on: it’s a remake of THE MAGNIFICIENT SEVEN in space, itself a remake of SEVEN SAMURAI in the […]
The release date for Midnight City has been pushed from September to October 30, 2012. If you pre-ordered the book from Amazon, you should receive a notice informing you of the change. If only it were a horror book, that would be the perfect release date. But aliens are scary, right? Pre-order here!
Blackstone Audio will be producing the audio book versions of the Conquered Earth series. Blackstone, for those who don’t know, is the largest independent audio book company in America. They’re still owned by their original founders, and they’re very passionate about what they do. It’s really exciting to be involved with them.
Earth has been conquered. An alien race known as the Assembly has abducted the adult population, leaving its young to fend for themselves. Here, three young people begin a precarious journey through a dangerous, post-apocalyptic landscape. Holt and Mira, a bounty hunter and his captive, naturally at odds yet struggling to fight off a mutual attraction, and Zoey, a little […]