We are delighted to welcome Jon Wallace to the Blog. Jon’s brilliant debut novel, Barricade is out now in bookshops and online.
My debut novel, Barricade, is the story of Kenstibec, a taxi driver in post-apocalyptic Britain. He is a member of the “Ficial” race, a breed of superhumans who were intended to save mankind, but ended up trying to exterminate it.
One of the defining traits of the Ficial race was its “optimisation”. Each member was … More
Today we’re absolutely over the moon to share our cover for Patrick Rothfuss’ amazing new story The Slow Regard of Silent Things. In Pat’s own words:
It’s not book three. It’s not a mammoth tome that you can use to threaten people and hold open doors.
It’s a short, sweet story about one of my favorite characters.
It’s a book about Auri.
That’s the news. The short version. If you’d like the long version, I’ll give that below ….
And we can vouch that … More
Here’s what the critics have been saying:
“Jon Wallace keeps the pace up, delivering inense setpieces alongside plenty of twisted humour and bone-crunching violence” SFX
“I found Barricade to be a fast-paced action adventure, full of dilemmas that need to be overcome. The book left me with … More
Today is your last day to download the e-book copy of the incredible In Dark Service for just £1.99. In addtion to sharing the first three chapters with you here on the blog we’re also sharing the 5 reasons why you need to download this book right now:
Happy Monday, Gollancz Blog readers! We’re delighted to start the week off with the perfect spring read, Queen of the Dark Things. Sequel to last years first Gollancz Geeks title, Dreams and Shadows, this is a book that we just can’t stop talking about here at Gollancz Towers. It’s given more than a few of us (ok, probably just me!) nightmares. So, for your reading pleasure we bring you the first two chapters of More