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ASH IS IN THE (my) HOUSE!

Came home from a week away teaching in Colorado to find the first, hot-off-the-press, for reals edition of The Damned! And you can bring this seemingly harmless document into your own home on February 10…

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The Damned Movie News!

I’m so thrilled to share the announcement that The Damned has taken its first step toward the movies!  The film rights to the novel have been acquired by Legendary Pictures, a studio that has made some of my favorite movies … More

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The Damned in Publishers Weekly

“In this literate supernatural thriller…as in the best horror, Pyper’s keen eye for the quotidian makes the fantastic feel plausible.” — Publishers Weekly

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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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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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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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New Book, New Title

There isn’t a publication date (though it won’t be for a good while yet), and I can’t really tell you what it’s about (aside from it’s scary), and even what I’m about to reveal might end up being changed in … More

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