Miller, Sam J.


“If Someone You Love Has Become a Vurdalak” (The Dark), Short Fiction, 2023

BIO: Sam J. Miller‘s books have been called “must-reads” and “bests of the year” by NPR, Entertainment Weekly, USA Today, and O: The Oprah Magazine, among others. His novel The Blade Between was a #2 horror bestseller according to LibraryJournal. His short fiction has been published in places like The Kenyon Review, Vogue Italia,, Asimov’s, and more. He’s received the Nebula, Locus, and Shirley Jackson Awards, as well as the hopefully-soon-to-be-renamed John W. Campbell Memorial Award. He’s also the last in a long line of butchers. Sam lives in New York City, and at