Kevin J. Anderson has more than 140 published books, 56 of which have been national or international bestsellers. He has written numerous novels in the Star Wars, X-Files, and Dune universes, as well as steampunk fantasy novels Clockwork Angels and Clockwork Lives, written with legendary rock drummer Neil Peart, based on the concept album by the band Rush. His original works include the Saga of Seven Suns series, the Terra Incognita fantasy trilogy, the Saga of Shadows trilogy, and his humorous horror series featuring Dan Shamble, Zombie PI. He has edited numerous anthologies, written comics and games, and penned the lyrics to two rock CDs. Anderson and his wife Rebecca Moesta are the publishers of WordFire Press.
i write. i make up stuff. i adventure hard, so you don’t have to.
While putting together the 25th Anniversary coffee-table book for the Writers of the Future Contest, we selected more than a thousand images to highlight the various workshops, guest speakers, celebrity presenters, and awards events. Here are just a few teasers that my fans might enjoy:
Kevin and Rebecca at the banquet on the Seattle Space Needle observation deck (2005).
Kevin presents an award in Hollywood (2009)
Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle talk to the winners’ workshop.
Book signing of new anthology (winners and judges) at the Science Fiction Museum
Kevin with astronaut Col. Rick Searfoss and actress Marisol Nichols at the San Diego Aerospace Museum
Rebecca and Kevin teaching at the Writers of the Future workshop, Author Services, Hollywood.
Tim Powers and Anne McCaffrey prepare to announce the Gold Award winner
Larry Niven and Kevin with award-winner Eric James Stone
Legends: DC Comics editor Julius Schwartz, artist Frank Kelly Freas, and Ray Bradbury
Algis Budrys launches the ceremonies
Kevin with Doug Beason and shuttle astronaut Janice Voss