Kevin J. Anderson’s Blog

i write. i make up stuff. i adventure hard, so you don’t have to.

New EDGE OF THE WORLD paperback cover & Roswell Six videos

| January 22, 2010

Orbit has released a striking new design for the mass market paperback release of the first Terra Incognita novel, THE EDGE OF THE WORLD.  I really like it—dramatic and catchy, it makes use of the main elements of the original trade-paperback cover.  The paperback will hit the bookstore shelves on April 21. ProgRock Records, the […]

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Juggling Projects—Status Update

| January 9, 2010

All the visitors and family obligations during the holiday season threw my regular work schedule into turmoil.  Fortunately, before the first relatives arrived, I spent several days up at a cabin in Rocky Mountain National Park and made good headway on many works in progress. TERRA INCOGNITA #2: THE MAP OF ALL THINGS—I finished a […]

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Spanish edition of THE EDGE OF THE WORLD

| December 6, 2009

Spanish publisher Mundos Epicos has just released their translation of THE EDGE OF THE WORLD. They have also created a very ambitious web page that includes plenty of extra interviews, tracks from the CDs, videos, and other material.  Check it out. http://terraincognita.mundosepicos.es/

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Music in My "Office"

| November 14, 2009

For a feature in next month’s issue of Prog magazine, the photographer spent many hours setting up a photo shoot of me with part of my music collection in my writing office.  Since I do most of my writing outside in nature, we felt this shot was most representative. Meanwhile, Rebecca and I are nearly […]

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Music in My “Office”

| November 14, 2009

For a feature in next month’s issue of Prog magazine, the photographer spent many hours setting up a photo shoot of me with part of my music collection in my writing office.  Since I do most of my writing outside in nature, we felt this shot was most representative. Meanwhile, Rebecca and I are nearly […]

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Comic-Con Blur, part 2

| July 28, 2009

DAY 3 Friday morning before the show floor opened, I got a handcart and wheeled the two cases of free KRYPTON paperbacks over to our table in the convention center. The first 90 attendees at the “Spotlight on Kevin J. Anderson” panel received one. The room was packed, standing-room only; my friend Steven L. Sears […]

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The San Diego Comic-Con Blur (part 1)

| July 27, 2009

Consider this a time-delayed on-site blog.  All the hopes and plans for tweeting and blogging “during a few spare moments in the schedule” went out the window within the first hour after arriving in San Diego at 9:30 AM on Wednesday. DAY 1:  Rebecca and I reached our hotel and checked in — the new […]

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San Diego Appearance Schedule

| July 21, 2009

Brian Herbert and I are keeping busy as guests of honor at this year’s San Diego Comic Con. Brian should be arriving by train late tonight, and Rebecca and I fly out very early tomorrow morning.  If you’re trying to track us down, the schedule is below. When I’m not on panels, I will be […]

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Starred Library Journal review for WINDS OF DUNE

| July 21, 2009

Library Journal has just published a starred review for THE WINDS OF DUNE.  “VERDICT This sequel to Paul of Dune is an important addition to the Dune chronology and will be in demand by Herbert fans.”  Click for the full review. Also, the reviews keep coming in for Terra Incognita: The Edge of the World […]

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HIDDEN EMPIRE Available As $1 e-book

| July 2, 2009

Orbit Books has just made a special offer of Hidden Empire, the first book in my “Saga of Seven Suns,” as part of their One Dollar Orbit program.  Here’s your chance to try the opening novel for a buck.  If you enjoy Hidden Empire, all the rest of the volumes are available in paperback, audio, and […]

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