Sep 262014
Sep 282014


Subterranean Press has partnered with Gumroad to sell their ebooks directly from the Subterranean Press website. To get things started, they’re having a sale on all of their ebooks through Tuesday, September 30, 2014. The following Robert McCammon titles are priced at only $2.99 when purchased through the Gumroad links on the Subterranean site during this sale.

When you purchase via Subterranean/Gumroad, you will receive links to two files you can download: a MOBI (Kindle) and an EPUB (NOOK and others).

The sale also includes books by Clive Barker, John Scalzi, Robert Silverberg, and many more. You can see all of the Subterranean ebooks on sale here.

Note: These sale prices are only valid in the U.S. (and Canada, for some titles).

Sep 262014

Subterranean Press will publish trade paperback editions of They Thirst, Blue World, and The Hunter from the Woods simultaneously in mid-2015!

For Chinese readers, Nautilus has purchased the rights for Chinese translation of Robert McCammon’s upcoming horror/SF novel The Border. No word on when that’ll appear, but Subterranean Press will publish The Border in limited, trade hardcover, and ebook editions in Spring 2015. Audible will release an unabridged audiobook edition of The Border at the same time.

You can read a little more about The Border here.

Finally, here are some of the recent related links from around the ‘net:

Don’t forget: Robert McCammon will be speaking at the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library on Thursday, October 2, 2014, at 6:30 PM!

Sep 242014
Swan Song by Robert R. McCammon
Swan Song
by Robert R. McCammon
In Robert R. McCammon’s post-apocalyptic wasteland, a girl with the gift of life called Swan struggles to survive in the aftermath of a nuclear holocaust, while the Man with the Scarlet Eye—the Man of Many Faces— is hell-bent on her demise.”A wild ride into terror. A grand and disturbing adventure.” —Dean Koontz
Originally: $14.99
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Offer expires 9/24/14
Sep 232014

Simon & Schuster Audio is scheduled to release an unabridged audiobook edition of Robert McCammon’s classic coming-of-age tale, Boy’s Life, on October 7, 2014!

Until now, the only available audio edition was an abridged version read by Richard Thomas and released on audiocassette back in 1991, then reissued via Audible in 2011.

This new, 23-hour, unabridged recording is narrated by George Newbern.

You can pre-order the audiobook from Audible and Amazon US.

Sep 132014

A 25th anniversary reprint of the 1990 anthology Best New Horror #1, edited by Stephen Jones and Ramsay Campbell, has been published by Drugstore Indian Press, an imprint of PS Publishing in the UK. This book includes Robert McCammon’s short story “Pin,” which was first published in Blue World. It can be ordered directly from PS Publishing via their website. The full cover image for the trade paperback, including flaps, is shown below.

Sep 122014

Filmmaking brothers Dani and Darrell Waters crafted a cool short film to promote Wasteland Weekend, “The World’s Largest Post-Apocalyptic Festival,” that also pays tribute to Robert McCammon’s classic novel Swan Song. You can view the film below or watch it on YouTube.

Director: Darrell Waters
Starring: Darrell and Dani Waters
DP/Camera “A”: Dave Waters
Camera “B”: Danny Ho
Post production: Dwatersfilm

The film was submitted to the Wasteland Weekend Film Festival. The event takes place September 25–28, 2014, in California City, CA.


Sep 072014

Robert McCammon fan Paul Halucha recently sent me these photos of a custom wooden slipcase he had made for his lettered copy of the Dark Harvest edition of Swan Song. The case was made by Dick Olson of (aka Dolso Cases).

Click on each image to view a larger version. Thanks, Paul!

Aug 302014

Brilliance Audio will be releasing the audiobook editions of The Wolf’s Hour and The Hunter from the Woods on MP3 CD on October 28, 2014. Both audiobooks are unabridged and read by Simon Prebble. They are also currently available as downloadable files from Audible. Both CDs list for $14.99, but are currently discounted on Amazon US.

Pre-order the MP3 CD of The Wolf’s Hour from Amazon US

Pre-order the MP3 CD of The Hunter from the Woods from Amazon US

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Aug 292014

Artist Vincent Chong posted these illustrations from the Subterranean Press limited edition of The Queen of Bedlam on his blog this morning. The Queen of Bedlam is available as a signed, slipcased, limited edition from Subterranean Press. It can be purchased here.

The Queen of Bedlam is book two in the Matthew Corbett series, which started with Speaks the Nightbird. You can read more about the books on this site and on

Click on the images to view larger versions of each.