Jonathan L. Howard is a game designer and BAFTA nominated scriptwriter of some twenty years experience.
He’s been a novelist since 2009, débuting with the darkly humorous “Johannes Cabal the Necromancer.” Since then the sequels “Johannes Cabal the Detective” (2010), “Johannes Cabal: The Fear Institute” (2011), and “The Brothers Cabal” (2014) have also seen print. A new Cabal novel, “The Fall of the House of Cabal,” is set for publication in late 2016.
The first novel of his Russalka Chronicles trilogy, “Katya’s World,” a YA science fiction story that takes place on the dangerous and unforgiving ocean-covered world of Russalka, was published in 2012, the first sequel, “Katya’s War,” following in 2013.
2014 saw the beginning of the “Goon Squad” project, an ongoing story of mismatched superheroes, published in episodes.
His new series of modern horror novels began with “Carter & Lovecraft” in 2015. A sequel will be published in 2017.
Johannes Cabal the Necromancer Series, Headline, Doubleday, and Goldmann, 2010 - Ongoing
Katya's World, Strange Chemistry, 2012
Katya's War, Strange Chemistry, 2013
Carter & Lovecraft, Macmillan US
Goon Squad, 2014
Awards and Residencies
Coventry Inspiration Book Awards, 2014, Alternate Realities (SFF) Award