A company named Samhain Publishing was a major part of the beginning of my writing career. Editor Don D’Auria gave me my start there when he acquired THE SORROWS, my debut novel. From the time that paperback came out early in 2012 until the fall of 2015, most of my published works were born under the Samhain […]Read more "The End of the First Part"
Even though the title of this post is the name of someone else’s article, I felt a little weird typing it myself. So…yeah. Those are the writer’s–the awesome Mark Sieber’s–words, not mine. Which only makes me sort of a tool for making it the title of this post. But Mark is far from a tool. […]Read more "“The Ascent of Jonathan Janz”"
Hey, friends. You can secure up to four chances at winning one of seven awesome prizes in my Instagram giveaway. The first is to either follow me on Instagram (at jonathan.janz) or to “Like” the picture shown below (the logo for my new Thunderstorm Books line of limited edition hardcovers): Then, to secure THREE more […]Read more "Instagram Giveaway! Ebooks! Audiobooks!"
And the winner of the WOLF LAND audiobook giveaway is…Carlos Perez! Congratulations! Carlos, I’ll try to get ahold of you on FB, but feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you all for participating. And if you didn’t win, you can still pick up a copy right here. More news and giveaways coming soon, friends. […]Read more "WOLF LAND Audiobook Giveaway Winner!"
Hey, friends! Let’s make this as painless as possible. I want you ALL to give the WOLF LAND an audiobook a shot, so if you don’t win, I hope you still consider checking it out right here. It is narrated by the awesome David Stifel, and if you check it out, I don’t think you’ll […]Read more "Giveaway! Free WOLF LAND Audiobook!"
Inspired by my friend and one of my favorite writers Brian Keene, I thought I should also write a post about who I am and where to start with my work if you’re not familiar with it. Jonathan Janz is the pen name for a husband/father, teacher, and author (in that order) who lives […]Read more "My Name Is Jonathan Janz, and I’m a Horror Writer"
Busy day, friends. Link. Brevity, yo.Read more "Castle Macabre Goes Wild for WOLF LAND"
“Hello Cleveland! HELLO CLEVELAND!” The werewolf novel that’s unlike any werewolf novel is taking it on the road, folks. Or the cybersphere. Or wherever. But it’s coming. And it’s bloody. And it’s full of characters that are dear to me. The full schedule is available right here, courtesy of the excellent Hook of a Book […]Read more "WOLF LAND Goes on Tour!"
Hey, friends. Crazy times, huh? More on the craziness later… For now, I wanted to tell you about the audiobook version of WOLF LAND, which was released two days ago. You can pick up the print and/or ebook versions right here, and the audiobook can be found at this link. Oh, and here’s the cover: […]Read more "WOLF LAND Audiobook and Its Gorgeous Cover"
There’s something particularly odd about hearing someone else read your work aloud. You know how it sounded when you read it aloud several times through, but hearing a different voice read it, the person having a different background and none of the baggage you bring to the table, is just plain surreal. The reader/actor doesn’t […]Read more "WOLF LAND Audio Sample (and Audiobook Cover Reveal)!"