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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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A House Divided

Gollancz Team: - March 12th, 2015
Author Post, Cover Art, Linda Carey, Louise Carey, Mike Carey

On March 12th, we publish the mass market paperback edition of The House of War and Witness, the haunting second novel by  Linda Carey, Louise Carey and M.R. Carey (author, as we’re sure you all know, of the wonderful The Girl With all the Gifts).

It’s an extraordinary novel by three extraordinary writers. As I said on this very blog when we revealed the cover to the trade paperback, it is ‘that … More

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YA or not YA . . . That is the question.

Gollancz Team: - March 12th, 2015
Author Post, Sarah Pinborough

We welcome Sarah Pinborough, author of THE DEATH HOUSE, to the blog to explain why “YA” isn’t just for teenagers.

It’s a funny thing with some books. They sit in a middle ground under the storm cloud of a question hanging menacingly over them . . . is this a Young Adult book or isn’t it? Right from the start we’ve had a lot of debate about that where The Death … More

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