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Ben Tripp

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BEN TRIPP is the author of Rise Again and Rise Again: Below Zero, a two-part apocalyptic zombie saga for Gallery.

He has an upcoming trilogy of rollicking young adult novels in the historical fantasy genre for Tor, the first of which is The Accidental Highwayman. In addition, Gallery has secured rights to his first foray into the vampire genre, The Fifth House of the Heart.

Tripp is an artist, writer, and designer who has worked with major entertainment companies and motion picture studios for more than two decades. He was for many years one of the world's leading conceptualists of public experiences, with a global portfolio of projects ranging from urban masterplanning to theme parks. Now he writes novels full-time.

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So I just realized it's been ages since I posted here. I'll provide two reasons for that, because it's very important to tell people a story that deflects blame from your own essential lack of seriousness or commitment to a project.

First, I've been having a very interesting life, and the more interesting it gets, the less time I have to chew pens and write words about writing words. Except the... Read more of this blog post »
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Rise Again (Rise Again #1)
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Description: Just for the sheer thrill of it, I'm posting the first few pages of my third novel right here in public. It's a story of aliens, crop circles, and the most obstinate man in America. It takes place in a sea of ripe corn.

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The Accidental Highwayman by Ben Tripp
" It's all in the journey, if that's any consolation. "
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"I blurbed a book! I know, I know. That doesn’t happen very often these days, but Susan, my YA editor at Tor, approached me with a project she is very excited and passionate about: The Accidental Highwayman by Ben Tripp. And after reading it, I hav..." Read more of this review »
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"What a fun ride this book took me on. The title will get you right in the spirit of the story. Kit starts the story as a servant of a mysterious and rich man who soon leaves his money and legacy to poor Kit. Kit finds there are many secrets in the..." Read more of this review »
The Accidental Highwayman by Ben Tripp
"Rec'd ARC and meet-the-author dinner from Anderson's Bookshops. Kit is a good servant who has had a hard life. His master returns one night, shot, and Kit finds himself swept up in a quest to save a princess. Fairies and gypsies and royalty, oh my..." Read more of this review »
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