Bestelling Author
speaking & signing his novel

The self-published sensation Wool has been picked up by a major US publisher and we're thrilled they're sending Hugh Howey to BookPeople! 

In a ruined and toxic landscape, a community exists in a giant silo underground, hundreds of stories deep. There, men and women live in a society full of regulations they believe are meant to protect them. Sheriff Holston, who has unwaveringly upheld the silo’s rules for years, unexpectedly breaks the greatest taboo of all: He asks to go outside.

His fateful decision unleashes a drastic series of events. An unlikely candidate is appointed to replace him: Juliette, a mechanic with no training in law, whose special knack is fixing machines. Now Juliette is about to be entrusted with fixing her silo, and she will soon learn just how badly her world is broken. The silo is about to confront what its history has only hinted about and its inhabitants have never dared to whisper. Uprising. 

HUGH HOWEY wrote Wool while working as a bookseller, writing each morning and during every lunch break for nearly three years. Originally self-published in 2011, Wool has grown into a New York Times bestseller. He now lives in Jupiter, Florida, with his wife Amber and their dog Bella.

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Event date: 
Monday, March 11, 2013 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
603 N Lamar Blvd
78703-5413 Austin
ISBN: 9781476735115
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - March 12th, 2013

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