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.
Next April, ECW (the publishers of Clockwork Angels: the Novel) will release a fine new edition of my first novel RESURRECTION, INC. which includes an extensive new introduction and afterword by me, detailing influences in the book and on my career, from Frank Herbert to Rush.
While I was developing and writing the novel, RESURRECTION, INC was shaped and inspired by the Rush album “Grace Under Pressure” and that’s how I came to know Neil Peart. It’s been a long and exciting 25 years. Now, it’s with immense pleasure (and a certain amount of disbelief) that ECW’s forthcoming 25th anniversary edition of the novel has a new cover created by Hugh Syme—the artist who created the cover for “Grace Under Pressure.” (How’s that for full-circle synergy?)
You can preorder a copy of the book here (but ECW didn’t want to add the cover image until I had a chance to post about it!)
And now, unveiling Hugh’s magnificent new art: