Philip Athans is the New York Times best-selling author of novels and non-fiction books including Annihilation, The Guide to Writing Fantasy and Science Fiction, and Devils of the Endless Deep.
Philip Athans has worked with both new and established authors, writing, editing, and living the publishing business for more than twenty-five years.
As senior managing editor for TSR and Wizards of the Coast books, Philip Athans has more hands-on experience editing tie-in fiction than anyone in the game.
Contact Philip Athans for comprehensive editing services across all genres of fiction, and any non-fiction subject.
Special projects don't scare me. What can Athans & Associates Creative Consulting do for you?
Thanks to Writer's Digest University Philip Athans will be bringing his popular Worldbuilding course online, starting August 28, 2014. We'll get into some detailed techniques for creating worlds for fantasy and science fiction stories, novels, screenplays, and games, and how those elements can best serve the most important aspects of your writing: characters and story.learn more
Now accepting projects from indie authors and small presses. Finished that book but need a fresh set of eyes? Ready to self-publish but need a copy edit? Athans & Associates can help you put your best foot forward whether you’re just putting out that one passion project or launching a new small press. Find out what a veteran editor can bring to your work, your career, and your peace of mind.learn more
Audie Award Winner!
Athans & Associates/Brilliance Audio project Clockwork Angels: The Watchmaker’s Edition won an Audie Award for best Package Design!
Worldbuilding class now online thanks to Writer's Digest. Register now!
Writing Monsters releases from Writer's Digest Books. Preorder now!
Philip is a joy to work with and I highly recommend his services for all your editorial needs. His professional approach and attention to detail makes him my go to editor for all my editorial freelance needs.
—Anthony Ziccardi, Publisher at Humanix Books
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