Andrew Pyper

Andrew Pyper is the author of eight novels, including The Only Child and The Demonologist, which won the International Thriller Writers award for Best Hardcover Novel and was selected for the Globe and Mail’s Best 100 Books of 2013 and Amazon’s 20 Best Books of 2013. Among his previous books, Lost Girls won the Arthur Ellis Award and was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, and The Killing Circle was a New York Times Best Crime Novel of the Year. Three of Pyper’s novels, including The Demonologist and The Damned, are in active development for feature film. He lives in Toronto. Visit

Books by this Author

The Damned
The Demonologist
Lost Girls
The Trade Mission


''The Damned' by Andrew Pyper

A spine-tingling supernatural thriller from the #1 internationally bestselling author of The Demonologist.

Author Revealed

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. Don't submit a piece of writing until you've honestly done everything you can to make it the best it can be.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. "How do you come up with this stuff?"

Q. What were your previous occupations?

A. Waiter. Bartender. Ice rink timekeeper.

Q. Where did you go to high school and/or college?

A. Stratford Central Secondary in Stratford, Ontario. McGill University in Montreal.

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