A spine-tingling new collection of stories from the acclaimed author of Thrill Me and The Dark Net
Benjamin Percy is a versatile and propulsive storyteller whose genre-busting novels and story collections have ranged from literary to thriller to postapocalyptic. In his essay collection, Thrill Me, he laid bare for readers how and why he channels disparate influences in his work. Now, in his first story collection since the acclaimed Refresh, Refresh, Percy brings his page-turning skills to bear in Suicide Woods, a potent brew of horror, crime, and weird happenings in the woods. Read more…
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Hell on earth is only one click of a mouse away in acclaimed writer Benjamin Percy’s terrifying new horror novel.
The Dark Net is real. An anonymous and often criminal arena that exists in the secret, far reaches of the Web, some use it to manage Bitcoins, pirate movies and music, or traffic in drugs and stolen goods. And now, an ancient darkness is gathering there as well. These demons are threatening to spread virally into the real world unless they can be stopped by members of a ragtag crew. Read more…
Ben’s new novel — The Ninth Metal: Book I of the Comet Cycle — will release in June 2021 with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. You can pre-order now.
Ben’s comics series — Devil’s Highway, with art by Brent Schoonover and colors by Nick Filardi — will be released as a graphic novel this February. Pre-order it through your comics retailer or bookstore. Check out the trailer here.
Ben is beyond geeked to share the news that he’ll be writing Wolverine as part of the New Dawn of X-Men. He’s joining forces with artists Adam Kubert and Viktor Bogdanovich. Issue 1 releases in February. Read the press release here.
Ben’s class — Writing Suspense — is now live on Skillshare. No matter what genre you’re writing, no matter whether you’re toying with the first glimmer of an idea or polishing your final draft, check it out. The trailer is here — http://skl.sh/benpercy — along with a free two-month trial.
Ben is now writing X-Force for Marvel, paired with artist Joshua Cassara. Read more about the new dawn of X-Men here.
Sacre bleu! Ben will be teaching this July at the Paris Writing Workshop. Come explore the city and eat all the croissants, while dreaming up stories and essays and poems and screenplays and wrestling them into shape. Spread the word to any who might be interested, and if you apply, be sure to say he sent you. https://pariswritingworkshops.com/paris-writing-workshop/instructors/
Wolverine: The Long Night won the iHeart Radio Award for Best Scripted Podcast 2018.
Apple has named Wolverine: The Long Night one of the top 15 podcasts of the year. Click here to read more.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will publish Ben’s sci-fi trilogy — The Comet Cycle — in quick succession in 2020. The film/TV rights have already been picked up by the Russo Brothers (Avengers: Infinity War, Captain America: Civil War)
Following the success of his hit podcast — Wolverine: The Long Night — Ben will now adapt the murder-mystery into a five-part comics series for Marvel. He is teamed with artist Marcio Takara on interiors and Rafael Albuquerque on covers. Read more about the series here.