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Blending Fantasy and Mystery: A Guest Post by Charlaine Harris

Gollancz Team: - April 14th, 2015
Author Post, Charlaine Harris, Dark Fantasy, Fantasy

We are delighted to welcome Charlaine Harris back to the Gollancz Blog to tell us all about her new series set in Midnight, Texas. The Midnight series blends Fantasy and Mystery in Charlaine’s trademark way. But you don’t need to take our word for it, here’s Charlaine to tell you more about the series and the art of blending Fantasy and Mystery. 

There are several different ways to approach blending any two genres, but in the case of blending fantasy … More

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Short Story: The Skin Mechanic by Edward Cox

Gollancz Team: - April 2nd, 2015
Author Post, Edward Cox, Short Story

We are delighted to welcome Edward Cox back to the Gollancz Blog. Today for your Friday reading/Bank Holiday reading we’ve got a brilliant short story to share with you. We’re not going to say too much, we’ll let Ed tell you more about The Skin Mechanic.

Sunshine isn’t the only thing inside me. As readers of The Relic Guild will know, there’s a touch of horror, too. It’s a grim and grisly desire to weave into stories … More

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Discover the story behind A Quantum Mythology

Gollancz Team: - March 27th, 2015
Author Post, Gavin G. Smith, Science Fiction

We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post. Gavin’s new book A Quantum Mythology is an epic space opera and a wide-ranging exploration of the past, present and future of mankind. A Quantum Mythology is out now in bookshops and we’ve got an exclusive behind-the-scenes post about the story behind this epic novel.

Talking about the inspiration behind A Quantum Mythology, and the Age … More

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Exclusive Deleted Scene from A Quantum Mythology

Gollancz Team: - March 25th, 2015
Author Post, Extract, Gavin G. Smith, Science Fiction

Tonight we return to the world of A Quantum Mythology for another exclusive deleted scene. We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog.  A Quantum Mythology is out in bookshops on Thursday  is a new epic space opera,  a wide-ranging exploration of the past, present and future of mankind. 

A Note from Gavin:  So, just a short one.  This is du Bois’s problem with authority again.  I kind of liked some of the dialogue and part … More

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Exclusive A Quantum Mythology Deleted Scene – Crabber Takes Down General Nix

Gollancz Team: - March 24th, 2015
Author Post, Gavin G. Smith, Science Fiction

We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post. Gavin’s new book A Quantum Mythology is out in bookshops on Thursday and we are thrilled to share with you a deleted scene from it. Gavin G. Smith’s new epic space opera is a wide-ranging exploration of the past, present and future of mankind.

 Enter the world of A Quantum Mythology . . .

In the far future, … More

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