Kevin J. Anderson’s Blog

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Start your day with a bang! New Military SF Mega Storybundle

| May 18, 2017

Stay on target!  Game over, man! It’s a bug hunt! Military science fiction is one of the most gripping subgenres in the field, and now we bring you 15 books in one storybundle, the Military SF Megabundle from storybundle.com, which runs only through June 8  https://storybundle.com/scifi Nsme your own price for a big grab-bag of […]

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Witness the Birth of a Novel! SPINE OF THE DRAGON draft chapters

| April 8, 2017

I’ve never done anything like this before: You can read my new epic fantasy SPINE OF THE DRAGON *as I write it*. I’m giving unprecedented access to my fans and to aspiring writers who want a deep inside look at the process of creating a novel. As a special Sneak Preview, I will grant subscribers access to my […]

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CLOCKWORK LIVES Graphic Novel

| April 4, 2017

Some lives can be summed up in a sentence or two. Other lives are epics. And some graphic novels are really epic. I am pleased to announce the full graphic novel adaptation of CLOCKWORK LIVES, our companion novel to CLOCKWORK ANGELS. The publisher will be Insight Editions, who have produced some exceptionally fine books—and LIVES […]

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Superstars Writing Seminar 2017 schedule

| January 14, 2017

Less than three weeks before Superstars 2017 launches, with a schedule and speaker list that’s quite impressive.  This year’s speakers include Jim Butcher, Jonathan Maberry, David Farland, Kevin J. Anderson, James Artimus Owen, Jody Lynn Nye, Rebecca Moesta, Todd McCaffrey, Claire Eddy (Tor), Steve Feldberg (Audible), Mark Leslie Lefebvre (Kobo), Kristin Nelson (Kristin Nelson Agency), […]

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New DUNE film/TV announcement from Legendary

| November 22, 2016

And here is the big official announcement, fifteen years in the making! This is the real deal, and we are all very excited LEGENDARY ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES RIGHTS TO FRANK HERBERT’S CLASSIC SCI-FI NOVEL DUNE Burbank, CA – November 21, 2016 – Legendary and the Frank Herbert estate have reached an agreement granting the production entity […]

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Announcing Scholarship Winners for Superstars Writing Seminar 2017

| November 16, 2016

We’re pleased to announce the five winners of the 2017 Don Hodge Memorial Scholarship for the Superstars Writing Seminar: Courtney Farrell, Lehua Parker, Blair McGregor, Aubrey Pratt, and Liz Colter! The scholarship entails full tuition of $749 for the three-day seminar, plus $275 for the additional Advanced Writing Craft Day. Superstars offers scholarships every year to writers who otherwise […]

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An Exciting Launch for Kevin J Anderson Presents “Empire’s Rift” by Steve Rzasa!

| November 14, 2016

We had a great time Saturday night at the book release party at Hard Rock Cafe in Denver for the new novel Empire’s Rift, released by WordFire Press. This epic science fiction novel is based in the Takamo gaming universe, the first in the “Kevin J. Anderson Presents” line from WordFire. Thanks to everyone who came […]

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DRAGON WRITERS!

| November 8, 2016

We’re happy to announce the release of a new anthology, DRAGON WRITERS, including stories by Brandon Sanderson, David Farland, Jody Lynn Nye, Todd McCaffrey, and many others, edited by Lisa Mangum and with original cover art and introduction by James Artimus Owen.  All proceeds go to fund the Don Hodge Memorial Scholarship for Superstars Writing […]

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Guest Interview—JODY LYNN NYE

| November 5, 2016

Here’s an interview on writing and books with my good friend Jody Lynn Nye. I thought you might enjoy it—and read Jody’s books! Her new nonfiction book, with Bill Fawcett, is Pros and Cons, and her novel Taylor’s Ark, were both just released by WordFire Press.    Do you have a pre-writing routine or ritual? […]

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Your Writing Tools for Nanowrimo

| October 28, 2016

If you’re a writer, you know about NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month, every November when aspiring authors scramble to try to write the first draft of a new book in one month flat. There are challenge groups, sprint partners, lots of blogs, advice from writers. Each year for NaNoWriMo, I curate a StoryBundle of books […]

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