Thomas Olde Heuvelt

Dutch World Fantasy Award finalist Thomas Olde Heuvelt (1983) is the author of five novels and many short stories of the fantastic. His short fiction has appeared in English, Chinese, Dutch, Polish and Romanian and has been awarded the Paul Harland Prize (for best Dutch fantasy) on three occasions. His novelette "The Boy Who Cast No Shadow" received a Hugo nomination and an honorable mention in the 2013 Science Fiction & Fantasy Translation Awards. His short story "The Ink Readers of Doi Saket" was nominated for both the Hugo and the World Fantasy Award this year, and selected by Jonathan Strahan for The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, Volume 8. Recently, Olde Heuvelt's new story "The Day The World Turned Upside Down" appeared in Lightspeed Magazine:

Following the success of his short fiction, Thomas Olde Heuvelt's novel Hex, a bestseller in The Netherlands, will appear in the US and Canada with Macmillan/Tor early 2016, while Hodder & Stoughton will publish in the UK and Australia. Warner Bros. bought the rights to turn the book into a TV series. Read more on