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Will Weisser

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Born into a literary family (both of his parents are authors and college professors), Will grew up surrounded by books and reading. In his youth, he was by turns a skate punk on the streets of Manhattan and a computer hacker with a talent for getting caught. Eventually, he managed to turn his knack for technology into a career in programming, seeing the dot com bubble burst first-hand and then co-founding his own startup in a friend's basement. But he never lost interest in literature, especially science fiction and fantasy, and in 2009 he began to focus more on writing. This led to the 2013 release of his first novel, The Reintegrators, the story of a young man who travels through alternate worlds to save his sick father.

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Hello! Since I have a habit of burying the lede, I’ll just come right out and say it: I’ve signed a contract with Dragon Moon Press to publish my next novel.


Of course I’m overjoyed at this development. Some of the reasons should be obvious: lots of time invested (years!), big milestone, excited by the opportunity for people to see my work, and so on. But I’m also jazzed to be working with Drago...

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The Reintegrators

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