John C. Hocking

Winner of the Harper’s Pen Award for sword and sorcery fiction, John C. Hocking is the author of two novels starring Conan the Cimmerian.  His short fiction has appeared in the Flashing Swords ezine, Black Gate, Skelos, Weirdbook and Tales from the Magician’s Skull. Recently retired, he is currently working on a new novel. He lives in Michigan with his wife, son, and an alarming quantity of books.

More From John C. Hocking


  • Conan in the City of the Dead

    7 November 2023

    The long-awaited follow-up to Conan and the Emerald Lotus brings John C. Hocking back to the sagas of the Cimmerian. …