Andrew Pyper is the author of seven bestselling novels, most recently The Damned. His previous books include The Demonologist (winner of the International Thriller Writers Award), The Killing Circle (a New York Times Crime Novel of the Year), and Lost Girls (a New York Times and Globe and Mail Notable Book). Both The Damned and The Demonologist are in active development for feature films.
Andrew is the award-winning author of seven internationally bestselling novels. His most recent book, The Damned, is being developed for feature film by Legendary Pictures and Universal Pictures. His previous novel,The Demonologist, a #1 bestseller in Canada and Brazil, is being developed by ImageMovers (Robert Zemeckis’ production company) and Universal Pictures, and is the winner of the 2013 International Thriller Writers Award for Best Novel. The Demonologist was published by Simon & Schuster in the US and Canada, and internationally in over sixteen foreign languages. Among his earlier novels, Lost Girls won the Arthur Ellis Award, was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and appeared on both the New York Times and Times (UK) bestseller lists, and has been acquired by Warner Bros TV. The Killing Circle was a New York Times Crime Novel of the Year, andThe Wildfire Season a Globe and Mail Best Book. Pyper teaches creative writing workshops annually at Colorado College. He holds a BA and MA in English Literature from McGill University, and a law degree from the University of Toronto.