About

Award winning Script Writer, Novelist, and Games Designer

John French is an award winning script writer, novelist, and games designer. He has written twelve novels over a decade long career, notably the Ahriman series and Horusian Wars trilogies set in the dystopian far future of Warhammer 40,000, and five novels in the New York Times Bestselling The Horus Heresy series, most recently with The Solar War. His other work includes cosmic horror in the Lord of Nightmares Trilogy from Fantasy Flight Publishing, and detective fiction in The Last Visitor in Further Associates of Sherlock Holmes from Titan Books (writing as Stephen Henry). In 2018 he won a Scribe Award for Best Audio with his script for the drama Agent of the Throne: Blood and Lies.

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Save Your Darlings

Save Your Darlings

26/08/2021

Why you should keep what you cut from your work, and how that will make you a better artist.

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Five Books Every Writer Should Read

Five Books Every Writer Should Read

26/08/2021

The five books that will make your writing and story telling better

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Ahriman: Sorcerer Audiobook Out Now

Ahriman: Sorcerer Audiobook Out Now

26/08/2021

The audiobook of Ahriman: Sorcerer is out now on Audible

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In Memoriam – Alan Bligh

In Memoriam – Alan Bligh

26/08/2021

Remembering the late Alan Bligh

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