Trying to start that new sci-fi/fantasy novel during quarantine? Just looking for some inspiration to keep your spirits up? Do you enjoy reading snippets about storytelling from some of your favorite authors? How about creative and zany illustrations? This book's for you!
— From Wonderbook
About the Author
Jeff VanderMeer is the author of the New York Times bestselling Southern Reach Trilogy.
“If worldbuilding gives you an S-class migraine, never fear. There's one book that every speculative fiction writer should read to learn about proper worldbuilding: Wonderbook by Jeff VanderMeer. This handy how-to guide deserves a spot on your writer's bookshelf…”
“Aspiring writers of "imaginative fiction" — whether science fiction, fantasy or other kinds — are in for a treat: a new update to the fiction-writing guide "Wonderbook," by Jeff VanderMeer... it's gorgeous to page through and substantial enough to last new (or medium) writers a good long time.”
“In the gorgeously illustrated Wonderbook, Vandermeer generously gives away some of his tricks."
“VanderMeer ambitiously sets out to help readers get creative, and he does it with a rule-breaking book full of illustrations.”