John Scalzi is one of the most popular and acclaimed SF authors to emerge in the last decade. His debut, Old Man's War, won him science fiction's John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. His New York Times bestsellers include The Last Colony, Fuzzy Nation, Lock In, and also Redshirts, which won 2013's Hugo Award for Best Novel. Material from his widely read blog Whatever has also earned him two other Hugo Awards. He lives in Ohio with his wife and daughter.
The Collapsing Empire is the latest book from John Scalzi, author of the New York Times bestselling series The Old Man's War. John tells us more about his writing process, with everything from where he writes, to what he writes on!
We're heading out. See y'all in a week! https://t.co/Wo8N4V93Dc
by @scalzi - 3 days ago
@tonytribby @JoCoCruise Yup, it's on the web site.
by @scalzi - 4 days ago
One of my favorite things about @JoCoCruise. https://t.co/jkSCdtAxnl
Just noticed the similar color scheme. https://t.co/6GrY1LnH6J
Krissy makes a friend. https://t.co/GxjiJpsqGL
Over at The Verge, they're doing a cover reveal of The Consuming Fire, the sequel to The Collapsing ...
by @scalzi - 10 days ago
One of the nice things about getting foreign editions of my books is that their covers can be surpri...
by @scalzi - 13 days ago
The folks at Tor have announced my tour schedule for the release of Head On in April, and if you are...
by @scalzi - 17 days ago
This is a nice way to begin February: Two of my books, The Collapsing Empire and Don't Live For Your...
by @scalzi - 21 days ago
We learned today that Ursula Le Guin passed away yesterday, and the LA Times asked me to write a rem...
by @scalzi - 29 days ago
The Big Idea: Myke Cole - 2 days ago
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Out For a Bit - 6 days ago
Hey folks — taking a break for about ten days. I’ve scheduled a Big Idea post for next week, which you’ll see pop up, but otherwise I’ll be off the Internet entirely until the 25th at least, and probably not back here until the 27th or so. Be good to each other until I get […]
Whoops, I Forgot To Update Today, So Here, Have Some Music - 6 days ago
It’s Petra Haden doing an acapella version of David Bowie’s “Life On Mars.” Enjoy. And yes, in case you’re wondering, I got the name for Haden’s Syndrome from her. She knows. I sent her a signed copy of Lock In.
Thoughts on Pixel Buds - 8 days ago
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The Big Idea: Karen Healey - 8 days ago
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