Joseph Malik is an eligible author for the 2018 John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in Science Fiction/Fantasy. In addition to fiction, he writes and lectures on advanced intelligence theory and asymmetric warfare for the U.S. military. He has worked as a stuntman, a high-rise window washer, a computational linguist, a touring rock musician, and a soldier in the United States Special Operations Command. A veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he lives in the Pacific Northwest along with his wife and their two dogs. Mr. Malik is currently mobilized in the U.S. Army Reserve.

Dragon’s Trail is his first novel. A sequel, The New Magic, is nearing completion.

An interview is now up on the blog, along with a Veterans Day 2017 radio interview.

For a media kit, please use the contact form, below.

A press release is available through this link.

Find him @jmalikauthor on Facebook and Twitter.

Upcoming Events:

Emerald City ComicCon (Seattle, WA) - Mar 4

Joseph Malik will be a panelist at Emerald City ComicCon on Sunday, March 4.  Look for him at the Pacific Northwest Authors panel at 2:30 pm.  Books will be available for purchase at the University Bookstore kiosk.

Miscon (Missoula, MT) - May 25-28

Joseph Malik will be a panelist at MisCon 32 from May 25-28.


WorldCon (San Jose, CA) - August 16-20

Joseph Malik will be attending and exhibiting at WorldCon 76 between August 16-20 (exact dates TBA).


Contact Joseph

12 + 7 =