Other Books in Series
This is book number 1 in the The Sand Chronicles series.
The old world is buried. A new one has been forged atop the shifting dunes. Here in this land of howling wind and infernal sand, four siblings find themselves scattered and lost. Their father was a sand diver, one of the elite few who could travel deep beneath the desert floor and bring up the relics and scraps that keep their people alive. But their father is gone. And the world he left behind might be next.
Welcome to the world of Sand, a novel by New York Times best-selling author Hugh Howey. Sand is an exploration of lawlessness, the tale of a land ignored. Here is a people left to fend for themselves. Adjust your ker and take a last, deep breath before you enter.
About the Author
HUGH HOWEY is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Silo Series: Wool, Shift, and Dust; Beacon 23, Sand, Half Way Home, and Machine Learning. His works have been translated into more than forty languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide. Adapted from his bestselling sci-fi trilogy, Silo is now streaming on Apple TV+ with an adaptation of Beacon 23 due in 2023. Howey lives in New York with his wife, Shay.
“Sand immerses you in its grubby post-apocalyptic world . . . Howey conjures a credible, brutal future.” — James Lovegrove, The Financial Times (UK)
“Hugh Howey can really write." — SFX
“This terrifically fresh and well-realised setting provides the background for a richly emotional story about families and communities.” — Morning Star
“Sand shows the success of Howey's Wool trilogy was no fluke. This is a superior SF thriller, both slick and gritty. Sand immerses you in its grubby post-apocalyptic world . . . Howey conjures a credible, brutal future.” — Financial Times