New York Times best-selling novelist Scott Sigler is the author of hardcover thrillers from Del Rey and Crown Publishing. He is also a co-founder of Empty Set Entertainment, which produces his Galactic Football League series.

Generations Trilogy

A novel by New York Times best-selling author Scott Sigler. Learn more about his young adult books at


Book I of the Generations Trilogy

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • For fans of The Hunger Games, Divergent, and Red Rising comes a gripping sci-fi adventure in which a group of teenagers wake up in a mysterious corridor with no knowledge of who they are or how they got trapped. Their only hope lies with an indomitable young woman who must lead them not only to answers but to survival.

The cover of ALIGHT by Scott Sigler


Book II of the Generations Trilogy

In Alive, Scott Sigler introduced readers to an unforgettable young heroine and a mysterious new world reminiscent of those of The Hunger Games, Divergent, and Red Rising. Now he expands his singular vision in the next thrilling novel of this powerful sci-fi adventure series.

The cover of ALONE, Book III in the Generations Trilogy by New York Times bestselling author Scott Sigler


Book III of the Generations Trilogy

In the final installment of an exhilarating sci-fi adventure trilogy. Scott Sigler’s unforgettable heroine, Em Savage, must come to grips once and for all with the perilous mysteries of her own existence.

GFL Novels

The cover of THE ROOKIE, Book I of the GFL series by Scott Sigler.


Set in a lethal pro football league 700 years in the future, THE ROOKIE is a story that combines the intense gridiron action of “Any Given Sunday” with the space opera style of “Star Wars” and the criminal underworld of “The Godfather.”

Book II of the GFL series.


THE STARTER is the sequel to THE ROOKIE, a hard-hitting, bone-crunching YA sports/scifi novel described as “Any Given Sunday” meets “The Godfather” meets “Star Wars.”

Book III in the GFL series.


THE ALL-PRO is the third book in the Galactic Football League series, following on THE ROOKIE and THE STARTER.

Book IV of the GFL series.


THE MVP is the fourth book in the Galactic Football League series, following on THE ROOKIE, THE STARTER and THE ALL-PRO.

Book V in the GFL series, THE CHAMPION, a hard-hitting story that combines scifi, sports and crime into a fantastic YA read


THE CHAMPION is the fifth book in the Galactic Football League series.

Seven centuries in the future, the sport of American football has never been bigger, never been faster, never been more lethal. Trillions of fans from all over the galaxy watch six unique races battle in contests so violent that deaths are […]

The temporary cover for GFL Book VI, THE GANGSTER


Pre-order your signed, numbered, limited-edition hardcover now

THE GANGSTER is the sixth book in the Galactic Football League series. It is due out in 2020. Pre-order your signed, numbered, limited-edition hardcover now.

Infected Trilogy

The cover of INFECTED, book one of a scifi/horror trilogy by New York times best-selling author Scott Sigler.


Book I of the INFECTED Trilogy

Perry Dawsey is 6-foot-5, 265 pounds of angry ex-linebacker. He knows all too well that if he doesn’t control his quick temper, people get hurt. Through constant focus, he has locked his violent past away in the deep dungeons of his mind.

Book II of the Infected Trilogy, a scifi/horror tale of bioengineering and madness, by New York Times best-selling author Scott Sigler.


Book II of the INFECTION Trilogy

Across America, a mysterious pathogen transforms ordinary people into raging killers, psychopaths driven by a terrifying, alien agenda. The human race fights back, yet after every battle the disease responds, adapts, using sophisticated strategies and brilliant ruses to fool its pursuers. The only possible explanation: the epidemic is driven not by evolution but by some malevolent intelligence.

PANDEMIC is the conclusion to the New York Times bestselling INFECTED trilogy, out Jan. 21 from Crown Publishing


Book III of the INFECTION Trilogy

Five years after the end of CONTAGIOUS, the world faces a horrific new threat that begins in Lake Michigan’s deepest, darkest, coldest place. The cataclysm of the Orbital’s efforts goes global — what began with a single man now threatens seven billion people.

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Deep below a desolate Utah mountain lies the largest platinum deposit ever discovered. A billion-dollar find, it waits for any company that can drill a world’s record, three-mile-deep mine shaft. EarthCore is the company with the technology, the resources and the guts to go after the mother lode. Young executive Connell Kirkland is the company’s driving force, pushing himself and those around him to uncover the massive treasure.

But at three miles below the surface, where the rocks are so hot they burn bare skin, something has been waiting for centuries. Waiting … and guarding. Kirkland and EarthCore are about to find out firsthand why this treasure has never been unearthed.

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The long-awaited sequel to EARTHCORE.

Due out in Winter, 2019.


Acclaimed author Scott Sigler, New York Times bestselling creator of INFECTED and CONTAGIOUS, offers a chilling tale of what can happen when hubris, greed, and madness drive scientific experimentation past the brink of reason.

The riveting horror novel by New York Times best-selling author Scott Sigler.


Homicide detective Bryan Clauser is losing his mind. How else to explain the dreams he keeps having—dreams that mirror, with impossible accuracy, the gruesome serial murders taking place all over San Francisco? How else to explain the feelings these dreams provoke in him—not disgust, not horror, but excitement.

Book One: The Crew

It is the best-kept and worst-kept secret in the Planetary Union navy. The PUV James Keeling, a warship that does things that no other ship can do. It is a weapon, and a liability. Eighty percent of the people assigned to the Keeling die before their two-year stint is up, hence the dark nickname, “The Crypt” — the ship that is full of the dead.


New York City, 1946. No one knows his real name, but when the job is too dirty, too dangerous, you call Kissyman. Once he was an elite Nazi SS commando, an honorable soldier, a taker of lives. When he was assigned to Dachau and saw what he was actual fighting for, he went AWOL and ran as far away as he could — to America.

Issue one of the five-issue limited series (of which only the first issue was printed).

INFECTED Graphic Novel

The INFECTED graphic novel is on hold, indefinitely. Issue #1 is available, but there is no Issue #2 at this time. We were late enough turning in #2 that IDW Publishing decided to put the series on hold until the final four issues of the five-issue series are complete and submitted to them. Only then will they re-solicit the title and get the remaining issues into stores.

GFL Novellas

A GFL Novella. The tale of Yolanda Davenport and her quest to prove the innocence of murder suspect Ju Tweedy.


THE REPORTER is a GFL novella that takes place between Week Three and Week Six of the 2684 GFL season, the season that encompasses THE ALL-PRO.

A GFL Novella. The story of two pure warriors who battle for the belt, set amidst a culture of corruption.


Scifi meets MMA

Undefeated galactic heavyweight champion Korak the Cutter has defeated all challengers, destroying everyone in his path, but the wins aren’t as easy as they used to be. After a decade of perfect fighting, his age is catching up with him. For a Quyth Warrior, that means he’s slowing down, and speed is the name of the game in mixed martial arts.

A GFL novella: The tale of Frederico Esteban Guiseppe Gonzaga as he searches for the family of Quentin Barnes.


Gritty scifi/noir reveals Quentin Barnes' family

THE DETECTIVE is a bit of back story for Frederico Esteban Guissepe Gonzaga and his search for the family of Quentin Barnes.

THE RIDER, a GFL novella by Paul E. Cooley and #1 New York Times best-selling novelist Scott Sigler


A GFL Novella

Armored little people riding armored dinosaurs in a full-contact bloodsport? Welcome to Dinolition, the biggest show in the galaxy. Star rider Poughkeepsie Pete and his T-Rex mount “Old Bess” are fixtures of a league struggling to reach profitability and gain intergalactic recognition, to be thought of as something other than circus-freak sideshows.

Short Story Collections


A collection of eight horror stories created by #1 New York Times best-selling novelist Scott Sigler, author of INFECTED, CONTAGIOUS and ANCESTOR. This eBook-only title features seven tales from Scott’s first six years of free audiobook podcasts.

A free audiobook, the short-story collection of nine disturbing tales from New York Times best-selling horror author Scott Sigler.


BONES ARE WHITE brings you more of Scott’s thought-provoking short stories from his five years of weekly storytelling, as well as a brand-new HUNTER HUNTERSON & SONS story and a brand-new KISSYMAN tale.


Hunter Hunterson and his kin live in Slayerville, KY. They make their living chasing crack-smoking ogres, peeping-tom phantoms, bail-jumping zombie pimps, and the occasional rabid unicorn. When a methed-out vampire goes on a road-trip rampage, Hunter and his kin pack up the truck and follow the trail of corpses all the way to San Francisco.

Apocalypse Triptich

THE END IS NIGH contains the story "The Fifth Week of Deer Camp" by New York Times bestselling author Scott Sigler

Apocalypse Triptych I

Scott's story: "The Fifth Week of Deer Camp"

Scott’s story The Fifth Week of Deer Camp features “Yoopers,” that lovely culture that exists in Michigan Upper Peninsula. Join a group of lifelong friends that has gone to the same cabin every deer season for thirty years, only this time, a most unwelcome guest drops in.

THE END HAS COME contains "The Sixth Day of Deer Camp," a short story by NY Times best-selling novelist Scott Sigler

Apocalypse Triptych II

Scott's story: "The Sixth Day of Deer Camp"

The second volume in the Apocalypse Triptych, edited by John Joseph Adams and Hugh Howey. Scott’s story, “The Sixth Day of Deer Camp” is the sequel to “The Fifth Day of Deer Camp” from volume on, THE END IS NIGH.

Includes the story "The Seventh Day of Deer Camp," written by New York Times bestseller Scott Sigler

Apocalypse Triptych III

Scott's story: "The Seventh Day of Deer Camp"

The third volume in the Apocalypse Triptych, edited by John Joseph Adams and Hugh Howey. Scott’s story, “The Seventh Day of Deer Camp” is the sequel to “The Fifth Day of Deer Camp” and “The Sixth Day of Deer Camp” (Wow, Scott can count!).

Stories in Anthologies

WASTELANDS 3 (out 6/3/19)

Features Scott's story "The Last Child"

Scott’s revisits the setting of ALIVE and ALONE in this brutal story of survival and death.


Featuring Scott's story "Hunter Hunterson & Sons and the Case of the President of Hell."

This anthology explores the legendary demonic bestiary of King Solomon by bringing together popular authors in horror, occultism, and dark fantasy, including many NY Times bestsellers, as well as featuring original artwork by John Coulthart and descriptions of the demons by Richard Smoley.

UNFETTERED III (out 3/3/19)

Contains Scott's story "Throwdown"

The third in editor Shawn Speakman’s masterful anthology series, this tome will include both a new DUNE story as well as 20,000 new words (80 pages) from Robert Jordan’s WHEEL OF TIME series, written by Brandon Sanderson.


Contain's Scott's story "Kissyman & The Succubus"

Scott’s story in this collection is “Kissyman & The Succubus” — Kissyman finds himself at odds with Marie’s Children in 1948 Manhattan. A crossover between the milieu created in Scotts’s novel NOCTURNAL and his two-fisted ex-Nazi hitman antihero.


Contains Scott's "Those Gaddamn Cookies"

Renowned editors John Joseph Adams and Doug Cohen then asked some of the best writers in the fantasy, horror, and thriller genres to create a monster story that included the line, “WTF is that?”


Contains Scott's "Victim With A Capital V"

A rare fantasy story from Scott, featuring a version of North America where some people are victims, and others vow to never be victimized again.

Contains the story Public Domain by #1 New York Times best-seller Scott Sigler.


Includes Scott's story "Public Domain"

“Public Domain” is a short story in this anthology that involves paranoia in a modern relationship, and how a lovesick man uses technology to find out things about his partner that he didn’t want to know.

MECH: Age of Steel

Contains Scott's story "Lady & The Wolf"

A collection of 24 mecha-inspired short stories in the spirit of Pacific Rim, Macross, Transformers, Robotech, Gundam, Evangelion, and more. MECH features a vast array of tales featuring giant, human-piloted, robot war machines wreaking havoc in blasted cities, or on dystopian landscapes, or around space stations and asteroids against a cosmic backdrop, or wherever, you-name-it! […]


Contains Scott's story "Dangerous Prey"

Eighteen brand new stories—exclusive to this collection—featuring the Colonial Marines in bloody conflict with the deadly Aliens.

DARK CITIES anthology, including "Dear Diary" by #1 New York Times bestselling author Scott Sigler


Contains Scott's story "Dear Diary"

Terrifying urban myths, malicious ghosts, cursed architecture, malignant city deities, personal demons (in business or relationships) twisted into something worse…virtually anything that inspires the contributors to imagine some bit of urban darkness.

It's JOE LEDGER UNSTOPPABLE, sponsored by the "Space Opera" page


Contains Scott's story "Vacation"

“Vacation” is an awesome crossover between the worlds of Joe Ledger and Scott’s horror novel NOCTURNAL. Bri-Bri and Pookie are back!

A Hunter Hunterson & Sons story


A compilation that includes the story "Hunter Hunterson & The Case of the Haunted Safeway"

The Hunterson family faces their most dangerous stompin’ yet as they try to pull the tag of some grocery-wreckin’ ghosts. Things get heated for America’s #1 monster-hunting nuclear family.

A collection of stories edited by Daniel H. Wilson and John Joseph Adams


Includes "Complex God," the Petra Prawatt origin story

The Prawatt Jihad spreads terror across the galaxy, but how did they come to be? This story is the origin of Petra Prawatt, the woman responsible for this scourge.

"Hippo" is a story in the anthology V-WARS: BLOOD & FIRE


Includes Scott's story "Hippo"

Scott’s first vampire story, and it’s unlike anything you’ve ever read.

The return of "The Hippo" as New York Times best-selling novelist Scott Sigler contributes another story to Jonathan Maberry's VWars universe.


Contains the second "Hippo" story

The Hippo returns! Scott revisits this beloved and oh-so-cuddly character in a batshit-crazy story that brings our aspiring cooking show host to San Francisco. Oh, and also vampires and guns and stuff.


Contains Scott's story "Nosferatu, Brutus?"

HELP FUND MY ROBOT ARMY!!! is an anthology of science fiction/fantasy stories told in the form of fictional crowdfunding project pitches, using the components (and restrictions) of the format to tell the story.