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Dan Abnett

Dan Abnett is a seven-times New York Times bestselling author and an award-winning comic book writer.

He has written over fifty novels, including the acclaimed Gaunt’s Ghosts series, the Eisenhorn Cycle, volumes of the million-selling Horus Heresy series, The Silent Stars Go By (Doctor Who), Rocket Raccoon and Groot: Steal the Galaxy, Triumff: Her Majesty’s Hero, and Embedded

In comics, his 2008 run on The Guardians of the Galaxy for Marvel formed the inspiration for the blockbuster movies.



A regular contributor to the UK’s long-running 2000AD, he is the creator of series including Brink, Grey Area, Lawless, Kingdom and the classic Sinister Dexter.


He has also written extensively for the games industry, including Shadow of Mordor and Alien:Isolation.


He is the writer on Aquaman, The Titans and The Silencer for DC Comics.

Dan lives and works in the UK. Follow him on Twitter @VincentAbnett

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