Author Archives: Andrew Pyper

Aww!

Look at all the little baby Demonologists!  (They will toddle off into the world – only in Canada – on December 30).  

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Me and Sarah

Thought I’d share a pic of me and my brilliant editor at Simon & Schuster, Sarah Knight, taken last night after an event at the International Festival of Authors in Toronto.  (We don’t smile like that when taking kicks at … More

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Marcus Sakey on The Damned

And another writer I think is great – Marcus Sakey in this case – has something nice to say about The Damned! “It’s an uncommon novel that moves a reader, and a rare one that frightens them, but only the … More

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…and another!

Wow.  Got another recommendation for The Damned today by a writer I really admire, in this case Jennifer McMahon: “Prepare yourself for a sleepless night or two once you’ve settled in with this smart, suspenseful and absolutely terrifying book that … More

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The Damned gets a thumbs up

Got a great endorsement from author Lauren Beukes for The Damned today! (If you haven’t read Lauren’s scary, super-smart The Shining Girls or Broken Monsters, you really should.  Her writing is insightful, often funny, and her scares are wonderfully weird … More

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A Boozy Toronto Walkabout

Over at the BlogTO site, I take a visiting writer on a day out in my hometown of Toronto. Plus some of my other beloved Toronto places and things to do. It’s kind of my own personal mini Lonely Planet … More

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The Damned – Teaser

If you’re a member on Wattpad, or are thinking of becoming one, or you’ve never heard of it but you like the idea of reading free stuff, there’s a teaser chapter from my forthcoming novel, The Damned, up there now. … More

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Reading Horror, Then and Now

Over at the Mulholland Books site, where they’re hosting a slew of great guest bloggers, I’ve written a thing about the differences between reading scary stories as a kid and reading them now. Reading Horror, Then and Now

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THE DAMNED

The new book has a title – The Damned – and a cover too.  Both took a while to get right, but I gotta say, they feel like a perfect match right now. (The Damned is out February 2015 in … More

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Demons Take New York!

There’s surprises…and then there’s SURPRISES! When The Demonologist was announced as a finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award for Best Hardcover Novel I took it as an enormous honor in itself, and never thought I stood any real chance … More

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