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John Scalzi signs 10-year, $3.4-million book deal with Tor
John Scalzi signs 10-year, $3.4-million book deal with Tor

Science fiction author John Scalzi has signed a $3.4-million book deal with Tor, the publisher announced Sunday. Scalzi is the bestselling author of "Old Man's War" and won the 2013 Hugo Award for best novel for "Redshirts." The multimillion-dollar deal will last a decade. During that time, Scalzi will write 13 novels for Tor. They're partially mapped out: 10 novels for adults, plus three young adult novels; a sequel to "Lock In," his most recent book; a return to the "Old Man's War" universe; and an entirely new series set in the far future. "In an era when publishing is in flux, this contract with Tor will let me spend more of...

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