Rise the Dark & a Cooke City Inscription

Michael signed a book or two yesterday at the Hachette Book Group distribution center! He says many of the books were filled with valuable Pokemon Go creatures, but that you must purchase the books in order to capture them. If that isn’t reward enough, some of...

Michael Throws the First Pitch at Yankee Stadium

It was an unbelievable honor to throw out the first pitch at Yankee Stadium last night (went with my patented side-splitter). I’m most grateful to the Yankees and Hachette Book Group for the chance. Unforgettable night.     For the record, equipment...

Michael Makes History with E-Book Giveaway

Article from  Shelf Awareness June 28, 2016:   In an unusual book-and-baseball promotion, the first 10,000 fans 18 years and older at tonight’s game between the New York Yankees and the Texas Rangers (go, Yanks!) at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, N.Y., will...

Michael Talks Changing Industry with the Indianapolis Business Journal

Indianapolis Business Journal reporter Lou Harry traveled with Michael to the 2016 BookExpo America, which is the nation’s largest industry-only gathering for the book publishing business. You can read the article here, and learn more about how Michael is adapting to...

Early Reviews are Coming in on RISE THE DARK

“A frightening thriller about the holes in our infrastructure and the security protecting it. In this second Markus Novak novel, following 2015’s Last Words, Koryta effectively combines a compelling premise, a villain who seems too smart to be stopped, and a revealing...

How Flickering Lights Inspired Rise the Dark

Ever wonder why the lights will blink in your home during a storm before they go out for good? Ever wonder where the idea for a novel came from? With Rise the Dark, the answers are one and the same.  Writers often struggle to explain where a book came from, that...