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Ben Aaronovitch

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Ben Aaronovitch is the author of the PC Peter Grant series of novels (Rivers of London, Moon Over Soho, Whispers Under Ground and the most recent, Broken Homes).

He was born and raised in London, where he still resides, and his love for the city is reflected throughout the series.

Ben has also previously written for television and worked as a bookseller.

Find out more on his website, or follow him on Twitter @Ben_Aaronovitch.

You can also find out more about each of his books by clicking on their titles above.

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Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Reading Rivers of London Right Now . . .

Happy World Book Night! To celebrate Rivers of London being one of the chosen titles we’re sharing with you our Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Reading Rivers of London Right Now:

1. Because you have to meet PC Peter Grant

2. Because this is about London the way we know it really is

3. Because The Folly is just too great a place not to visit

4. Because once you’ve read the first page you’ll … More

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Big news for fans of Peter Grant/Rivers of London!

We are delighted to announce that in a major deal, we have acquired publishing rights from the Zeno Agency for the seventh and eighth books in Ben Aaronovitchs hugely successful Peter Grant/Rivers of London series!

Having inherited Ben from the excellent Jo Fletcher I couldn’t be happier that we’ve been able to move things on so well from the excellent start Ben had at Gollancz. Peter Grant and co have become firm favourites in-house (often … More

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2014: The Continuing Series

In the last of our series of sneak peeks at Gollancz’s 2014 schedule, our focus turns to ongoing series. We’re thrilled as always to have so many authors and series returning, and the books below are all eagerly awaited by their fans. If you haven’t tried any of these series yet, you’re missing out!

Metro 2034

Metro 2033 – the novel on which the best-selling computer game was based – has been a sleeper hit for … More

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The Rivers of London Rap – written, composed and performed by Doc Brown and Mikis Michaelides.

Introducing The Rivers of London rap! Yep, you read that right!

What do you do when two talented friends tell you they’d love to write, compose and record a rap song based on your novels? Well you say yes of course. Especially if your novels are steeped in everything that makes London the rich multi-cultural city that it is.

If your know the books you’ll definitely recognise their world from this song. And as a sharp and amusing … More

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Gollancz Signings this Autumn

Gollancz are running some exciting events this autumn, so we thought it only fair to share a round-up with you. Lots of chances to meet some of your favourite authors and get one (or many) books signed – don’t miss out!

 

PAT ROTHFUSS

Brighton, Thursday 31st October

Pat will be signing books and offering an opportunity to ask him a question you’ve been dying to know the answer to at Waterstones Brighton on 31st October, 12:30pm. You can find out more … More

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