Author Archives: Andrew Pyper

The Demonologist – #1 Canadian Bestseller!!

Knocked out by this. The Demonologist is #3 on the Maclean’s Hardcover Fiction Bestseller List in Canada in its first week out.  And it’s #1 among Canadian titles. Thanks for all the support and all the reading, friends.  Wow.

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“Bring on the devils!” – The Demonologist in The New York Times

  “It’s impossible to ignore the devils and demons who have a tangible presence in this story, but the novel’s deeper pleasure comes from the analysis Ullman applies to these horrors…Bring on the devils.”—The New York Times Book Review The … More

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The Demonologist gets a rave in the National Post!

“This book is going to be big, and it’s going to be popular, and it absolutely deserves to be both of these things. You should buy it, and read it, and let it scare you stupid…I’ll say this: I’ve read … More

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A Pub Week Thought

My sixth novel, The Demonologist, was officially published just three days ago.  You’d think the experience couldn’t be any more fresh than it is now, and in many ways, it is unquestionably exciting and surprising and new.  But in other … More

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Birth Announcement

Born yesterday, March 5, 2013, to a bespectacled novelist, a healthy book, 1 1/2 pounds. The father is proud to name the newborn THE DEMONOLOGIST. There will be no church christening.

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Talking The Demonologist on TV

I was on TV this morning.  They put make-up on me and everything.  It was exciting and strange and dream-like in its brevity.  But I didn’t spill anything, and heard words coming out of my mouth in answer to the … More

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National Post Interview

The first newspaper interview with me about The Demonologist is up now over at the National Post site (out in the physical paper in the Saturday edition), where the excellent Books Editor there, Mark Medley, pitched the questions and wrote … More

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Amazon Book of the Month: Even Better Than I Thought

Wanted to follow up on my last post announcing that The Demonologist has been chosen a Best Book of the Month by Amazon.com.  This remains true.  But at first I thought the selection was part of a long list, and … More

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The Demonologist is an Amazon.com Best of the Month!

There’s a star e-stickered to the Amazon.com page for The Demonologist I just saw, a star that says “Best of the Month.”  What does this mean?  It means that the good (and attractive, and tasteful, and smart) people at Amazon have … More

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Camera Obscura

It’s not every day my picture’s on the cover of a magazine.  Actually, it’s not every decade.  But there I am on the cover of the new Quill & Quire for March (Canada’s book industry bible).  It was fun doing … More

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