H.P. Newquist

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HP Newquist is an author who has written more than two dozen books, including national award winners This Will Kill You, Here There Be Monsters, and The Book Of Blood. Newquist has regularly explored the reality underlying the things that scare us. This time, it is Newquist’s new book - BEHEMOTH - that will scare you.

Newquist writes about everything from artificial intelligence and weird science to music and medicine. His work has been published in numerous languages and has been cited by the New York Times, the Publisher's Weekly, the Los Angeles Times, and hundreds of other publications around the globe. He is honored to have received awards from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, The Library Guild, the New York Publ
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H.P. Newquist I'm fortunate in that I've never, ever had writer's block. I think part of the reason is that I write in so many different genres about so many differ…moreI'm fortunate in that I've never, ever had writer's block. I think part of the reason is that I write in so many different genres about so many different topics. So, I'm always doing research or writing about a new subject. When I get a little overwhelmed with one book or article, I switch to another one on a different topic to recharge.(less)
H.P. Newquist The best thing about being a writer is the tremendous variety of subjects I get to explore. For example, in my last three books alone, I've been able …moreThe best thing about being a writer is the tremendous variety of subjects I get to explore. For example, in my last three books alone, I've been able to spend time with magicians, chocolate makers, scientists, and historians--all in the name of writing. Anything that interests me is a possible subject for a book, so I always write about things that interest me.(less)
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