Isaac Marion

Isaac Marion grew up in the mossy depths of the Pacific Northwest, where he worked as a heating installer, a security guard, and a visitation supervisor for foster children before publishing his debut novel in 2010. Warm Bodies became a #5 New York Times bestseller and inspired a major Hollywood film adaptation. It has been translated into twenty-five languages worldwide. Isaac lives in Seattle with his cat and a beloved cactus, writing fiction and music, and taking pictures of everything. Visit for more on these endeavors.

Books by this Author

The Burning World
Warm Bodies and The New Hunger
The New Hunger
Warm Bodies


My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Every experience, good or bad, is a priceless collector's item.

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. ANY person or ANY thing?? That's got to be the most general question that's even possible to ask. But....probably a T-Rex.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. On a beautiful mountaintop with a beautiful woman in my beautiful 1976 GMC motorhome.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I've been told my beard is really soft.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. It's easy for me to find fault with most real people generally regarded as admirable, so....Captain Jean-Luc Picard.

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