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The Ficial and the Terrier: A Guest Post By Jon Wallace

Gollancz Team: - June 23rd, 2015
Author Post, Jon Wallace

We are delighted to welcome Jon Wallace back to the Gollancz Blog to share some insight into his brand new novel, Steeple out now in trade paperback and eBook. Steeple is the compelling sequel to Barricade (out now in paperback and eBook). Return to the Kenstibec’s stunning world . . .

Kenstibec, the main character in my new novel, Steeple, was created a ‘Ficial’ … More

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Al Robertson Shares An Extract From Crashing Heaven

Gollancz Team: - June 22nd, 2015
Al Robertson, Author Post, Science Fiction

We are delighted to welcome Al Roberston back to the blog to share with us a carefully chosen extract from Crashing Heaven. Crashing Heaven is out in trade paperback. You can pre-order the eBook from all UK eTailers for just £1.99 until the 25th June.

Welcome to the world of Crashing Heaven. Earth is abandoned, and humanity resides on Station, an industrialised asteroid run by the sentient corporations of the Pantheon. Under … More

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THE GOSPEL OF LOKI (a reader’s guide): A Guest Post by Joanne M. Harris

Gollancz Team: - June 5th, 2015
Author Post, Joanne Harris, Joanne M. Harris

We are thrilled to welcome Joanne M. Harris to the Gollancz Blog. To celebrate the paperback publication of The Gospel of Loki we asked Joanne for a reader’s guide to the world of Loki, the Norse gods and how Loki found himself playing such a pivotal role in Ragnarók. 

Who is Loki? Loki is by far the most interesting and dynamic figure in the Norse pantheon. He’s also the most misunderstood. This is partly because the original Norse myths (passed down and … More

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My Top Five Psy-Changeling Moments: A Guest Post by Nalini Singh

Gollancz Team: - June 3rd, 2015
Author Post, Nalini Singh

We are delighted to welcome Nalini Singh back to the Gollancz Blog. With the publication  of a brand new Psy-Changeling novel tomorrow we asked Nalini to tell us her top five Psy-Changeling moments. 

I have so many favourite moments in the Psy-Changeling series. Soooo many! Distilling it down to five is pretty much impossible. So, these are my five favourite moments on this particular cool New Zealand night as I write … More

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Getting Away with Murder: A Guest Post by Stephen Hunt

Gollancz Team: - June 2nd, 2015
Author Post, Stephen Hunt

We are delighted to share with you a guest post from Stephen Hunt, author of the forthcoming Foul Tide’s Turning (in bookshops and online Thursday) about . . . well, getting away with ficitonal murder. Are any characters safe? Stephen Hunt discusses the problem of whether to kill or not kill your fictional characters. 

One of the many issues that an author faces is the perennial problem of killing off the ones you love … More

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