Breaking Ground: A Debut Author Feature with Tyrell Johnson

Review of The Wolves of Winter By Dani Hedlund Tyrell Johnson’s debut novel opens in the snow-white world of the Canadian Yukon. It is cold. It is desolate. It is terrifyingly isolated. But compared to the terror of the apocalypse, it’s one family’s best chance at survival.At the center of this band of castaways, we…

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Tyrell Johnson

Tyrell Johnson is a 29-year-old writer and editor who grew up in Bellingham, Washington. He received his MFA from the University of California, Riverside, where he studied fiction and poetry. An avid outdoorsman, he currently lives in Kelowna, British Columbia, with his wife, two kids, and a Siberian husky. The Wolves of Winter is his first novel.

Daniel Reneau

Daniel is a Denver-based illustrator skilled in digital and traditional mediums, and specializes in horror, fantasy, science fiction, and comic book illustration. He is the co-creator of the graphic novel Zombiraq, a winner of the 2013 L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Award, and a graduate of the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Learn more at

First Featured In: No. 9, winter 2017

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