Michael Hodges is an American speculative fiction writer. His short stories have appeared in over twenty magazines and anthologies, and his debut novel, The Puller, was released on April 24, 2015. The film rights for The Puller were purchased by Sonny Mallhi, producer of the horror classic The Strangers and The Lake House. The Puller also received a five star review from Hugo-winning SF Signal. Foreign publishing rights were purchased by Luzifer Verlag, and The Puller was translated and released in Germany. Hodges is also a member of SFWA and the HWA.

Hodges’ fiction is represented by Lane Heymont of Tobias Literary Agency. His non-fiction agent is Laura Wood of FinePrint Literary, NYC. Film agent Susan Schulman (The English Patient) handled film rights.

He also taught a writing panel with Game of Thrones editor Anne Groell (“How to Improve Your Novel’s Ending”, Missoula Con, 2015), and a panel with best-selling Eragon author Christopher Paolini.

“The Puller” – Debut novel. Out now.

“The Invasive” – a science fiction thriller, Out now, Amazon Best Seller

“Glass Eye Pines” – Perihelion Science Fiction

“Geiter” – Perihelion Science Fiction – January 2014

“Divinity” – Perihelion Science Fiction – May 2014

“Lost Planes, Lost River” – Perihelion Science Fiction – January 2014

“9 Steps from Door 9″ – Spark: A Creative Anthology Volume IV – January 2014

“Hydra” – AE: The Canadian Science Fiction Review – November 2013

“Swampy Transitions” – Plasma Frequency Magazine – December 2013

“Carillion’s Schemes” – Perihelion Science Fiction – October 2013

“Fletcher’s Mountains” – Perihelion Science Fiction – June, 2013

“Lost Branch of the Silver” – Bards and Sages Quarterly – October 2013

“Uncommon Ally” – Penumbra Magazine – May 2013

“Krieger” – Interstellar Fiction – April 2013

“Seven Fish for Sarah” – Penumbra Magazine December 2012.

“Storm Fronts” – The Old, Weird South Anthology December 2012.

“From the Mountain, Fury” – Bards and Sages Quarterly, January 2013.

“Grangy” – AE: The Canadian Science Fiction Review October 2012

“Frequencies” – Plasma Frequency Magazine August 2012.

“Street Lamps and Carbaryl” – Bards and Sages Quarterly April 2012.

“Big, Blue Steel” – Sparks Fantasy Anthology February 2012.

“Window of Jacob” – Big Book of New Short Horror September 2011.

“The Believers” – America the Horrific Anthology 2011.

“The Watcher in the Corner” – Something Wicked Magazine October 2011.

“The Red Aspen” – Ghostlight Magazine September 2011.

“Shiners” – Dead Bait 2 Anthology with Ramsey Campbell, James Robert Smith, and Steve Alten 2011.

2 thoughts on “Stories

  1. I wasn’t sure how Matt was going to make it out…clues were dropped throughout the book…I absolutely could not put this book down…more please!

  2. Thank you Pat! I love receiving reader feedback and I’m thrilled you enjoyed The Puller.

    Glad you caught the little clues.

    As far as “more”, stay tuned for new novel news…

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