Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded) (Paperback)

The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction

By Jeff VanderMeer

Harry N. Abrams, 9781419729669, 384pp.

Publication Date: July 3, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
MP3 CD (1/28/2020)
Compact Disc (1/28/2020)

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About the Author

Jeff VanderMeer is the author of the New York Times bestselling Southern Reach Trilogy.


Praise For Wonderbook (Revised and Expanded): The Illustrated Guide to Creating Imaginative Fiction

“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…”

— Bustle

“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.”

— SPACE.com

“In the gorgeously illustrated Wonderbook, Vandermeer generously gives away some of his tricks."

— Refinery29

“VanderMeer ambitiously sets out to help readers get creative, and he does it with a rule-breaking book full of illustrations.”

— Portalist