March 7, 1977 |
Weeks was born in Montana on Hillsdale College with a degree in English. He briefly worked as a teacher and bartender before moving to writing full-time. Orbit Books published his first novel in 2008; The Way of Shadows is also the first book in Weeks' The Night Angel Trilogy, which has been printed in 10 different languages; the Way of Shadows is also scheduled to be adapted into a graphic novel by Yen Press.March 7, 1977 and graduated from
The first book in his Lightbringer Series was released in 2010. Originally intended to be a trilogy, his publishers announced in 2012 that it would span four books, the third of which was released in August 2014.
Weeks lives and works in Oregon.
- Night Angel series
- The Way of Shadows: The Graphic Novel (2014)
- Perfect Shadow (novella) (Orbit, June 2011), e-book; (Subterranean Press, December 2011), chapterbook
- Lightbringer series
- The Black Prism (2010) Paperback: 768 pages Publisher: Orbit (September 1, 2011) ISBN 978-1841499048
- The Blinding Knife (September 11, 2012) 671 pages (Hardcover)
- The Broken Eye (August 26, 2014) Hardcover: 816 pages
- The Blood Mirror (2016)
- "Bestsellers Hardback Fiction: September 30, 2012". New York Times. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- "Bio". Brent Weeks. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- Bastos, Cesar. "Bragelonne donne de la Voie". Fantasy.fr. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- "Orbit Makes a Third Rotation". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- Green, Scott. "Yen Press Licenses "Another" and "BTOOOM!" Manga". Crunchyroll. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- Speakman, Scott. "Cover & Interview: The Blinding Knife by Brent Weeks". Suvudu. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- Fitzgerald, Laura. "THE BLINDING KNIFE by Brent Weeks releases this week!". Orbit Books blog. Retrieved 17 December 2012.
- "Night Angel – Series Bibliography". ISFDB. Retrieved 2014-07-27. Select a title to see its linked publication history and general information. Select a particular edition (title) for more data at that level, such as a front cover image or linked contents.
- "Books". Brent Weeks. Retrieved 1 March 2015.
- opossumWilliams, Charlotte. "Orbit to publish Weeks title as e-book only". The Bookseller. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- "Fiction Review: The Blinding Knife". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved 10 November 2012.
- Official website
- Brent Weeks at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database
- Brent Weeks at Library of Congress Authorities, with 8 catalog records