February 2011

Free Audio Excerpt of HELLHOLE: Prologue & Chapter 1

MacMillan Audio has made available an excerpt of the unabridged audiobook of Hellhole, the prologue and first chapter—read by our long-time narrator Scott Brick, whose voice will be familiar to listeners of our previous books.

To listen to the excerpt, click here.

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Writers of the Future: The First 25 Years Included Among Year’s Best

Locus Magazine just gave us a very nice nod in their Year in Review:  “Coffee table book L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future: The First 25 Years, edited by Kevin J.

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HELLHOLE Tour Dates ...and Get Your Dune Books Autographed, Too!

Tor Books has just announced the dates and locations for the 13-city book tour for HELLHOLE. The book hits stores on March 15. Brian and Kevin will sign any of their Dune novels or other solo novels in addition to HELLHOLE.


Wednesday, March 16—7 pm
University Book Store
4326 University Way
Seattle, WA 98105

Thursday, March 17—7 pm
Powells Books at Cedar Hills Crossing
3415 SW Cedar Hills Blvd.
Beaverton, OR 97005

Saturday, March 19—3 pm
Borderlands Books
866 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

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New Dallas signing added to HELLHOLE tour

Due to Borders Books closing some of their stores, we’ve had to move my Dallas-area signing and talk for Hellhole.  the new event will be:

Wednesday, March 30
7 PM

Borders Books #246
965 West Bethany Drive
Allen, TX  75013

I hope to see some of you there!  (Note, although this book-signing tour is to promote Hellhole, Brian and I will sign any of our other books you choose to purchase or bring.)

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DUNE NOVELS will once again be exhibiting at WONDERCON in San Francisco this year (2011). We'll be at booth #710. Swing by and say "Hello!" We'd love to hear from DUNE fans.

Library Journal Review of HELLHOLE

Library Journal just released their review of Hellhole:

Herbert, Brian & Kevin J. Anderson. Hellhole. Tor.Mar. 2011. c.544p. ISBN 9780765322692. $25.99. SF

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US Tour Dates for HELLHOLE Announced

Tor Books has just announced the dates and locations for the 12-city book tour for HELLHOLE.  The book hits stores on March 15.  We hope to see you at one of our signings.


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Excerpt from HELLHOLE

Tor Books has posted the jacket copy and the prologue from my new novel Hellhole with Brian Herbert.  It’s free—sign in and read it at http://www.tor.com/hellhole/register.

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Escaping Into Science Fiction

I grew up in a small town in Wisconsin in the US, a rural area with farms, big red barns and tall grain silos . . .

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A Day in Rye

After our panels, signings, and interviews at the SFX Weekender, Rebecca and I had a free day on Saturday to explore the medieval town of Rye, not far from Dover.

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