John Jackson Miller

Star Trek: Discovery – Die Standing wins 2021 Scribe Award

I’m honored to share that STAR TREK: DISCOVERY – DIE STANDING has received the 2021 Scribe Award for Best Original Novel – Speculative from the International Association of Media Tie-In Writers. It’s my second one in this category — following  in 2014 — and I’m especially thankful because Die Standing came out during the pandemic, and I’ve been looking forward to the chance to introduce more people to the novel. …

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Star Trek: Picard – Rogue Elements, my latest hardcover, launches in August!

I don’t know if the solicitation copy release and cover appearing on TrekCentral today was planned or not — but I guess the cat’s out of the bag. My latest novel is a hardcover, is the longest novel I’ve ever written — and is loads of fun! Star Trek: Picard – Rogue Elements releases in August, and follows Santiago Cabrera‘s freighter captain Cristóbal Rios on an odyssey set years before …

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Lost Tribe of the Sith: Spiral returns to print in Old Republic Vol 4!

The final story for my Star Wars: Lost Tribe of the Sith series has been harder to find in recent years, as the Spiral miniseries — read my notes about the story here — has been out of print since the end of 2014. But it’s returning in May from Marvel as part of Star Wars: Legends Epic Collection — The Old Republic Vol. 4! Here’s the solicitation copy: The …

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Star Wars Legends: The Old Republic Omnibus set for 7/7/21!

Luck wasn’t Zayne Carrick’s thing — but your lucky numbers are coming up on 7/7/21! The entire Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic comics arc will appear in a single edition, Star Wars Legends: The Old Republic Omnibus will be out that day, according to Marvel solicitations released this morning and posted by JediNews. There are two editions, one with a Brian Ching cover (from KOTOR #0) and one …

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Rae Sloane returns in From A Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back!

When Darth Vader thinks you’ve failed him, you can run — or you can be Rae Sloane! Random House/Del Rey has announced the lineup of stories for Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back – From a Certain Point of View anthology, and I can say that I’ve written my first Rae-centric story to date. She was a supporting player in A New Dawn, “Orientation,” and “Bottleneck”; here, she’s the star. …

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Let’s do it again! From A Certain Point of View Strikes Back!

I’m thrilled to report that the Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back – From a Certain Point of View anthology is a go from Del Rey —and I’m on board with a story that’s as cool as it is secret! Check out this post on StarWars.com for more information — and there’ll be a lot more out shortly. I can say for sure that my entry will be both surprising and a …

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Rule the universe with STAR TREK: DISCOVERY – DIE STANDING, July 14!

Emperor. Exile. Secret agent. And… emperor again? One of the reasons I took the assignment that became my 2019 release, Star Trek: Discovery – The Enterprise War was because of my liking for the Mirror Universe sequence of the TV show’s first season — and my admiration for the bold move in bringing Emperor Georgiou into the Prime Universe. What, if anything, I wondered, would stop her from rebuilding her …

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Winter update

A busy winter here — finished my latest Star Trek novel, and we should be able to announce more about that soon. In the meantime, a couple of appearances are slated before the spring thaw: I’ll be appearing at Richmond GalaxyCon Feb. 28-March 1 on behalf of Bard’s Tower. And my return trip again to MidSouthCon (March 20-22) is made more special because literary guest of honor will be my …

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The wait is over! Star Trek: Discovery – The Enterprise War now available!

Delighted to announce that Star Trek: Discovery – The Enterprise War is now on sale from Gallery Books in trade paperback, audiobook, and ebook! The Enterprise War is a rip-roaring adventure, written in consultation with the folks at CBS behind the TV show, telling where Captain Pike, Spock, and the ship was and what it was doing during the Klingon War — the entire war! Paperback Amazon Barnes and Noble Books-a-Million Indiebound iTunes eBook …

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Star Trek: Discovery – The Enterprise War launches July 30! UPDATED with cover!

Updated (6/1/19): The cover has now been revealed — and it’s a great one, inserting the Enterprise in a motif used for several of the Discover posters. Updated (6/10/19): And we now have the back cover, too! The second season of Star Trek: Discovery aired this spring, featuring the return of U.S.S. Enterprise under Christopher Pike — and the story of where he and Spock and Number One and all …

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