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A Very True Tale: A Guest Post by Edward Cox

Gollancz Team: - July 6th, 2015
Author Post, Edward Cox, Fantasy

We are very pleased to welcome Edward Cox, author of The Relic Guild, back to the Gollancz Blog. We are especially pleased that Edward Cox is going to share the story of how The Relic Guild came to be published. This post originally ran on Edward’s Tumblr.

A question I’m frequently asked is: How did you get your book published? It is an age old question, steeped in mysticism, and one that we authors … More

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Read an Exclusive Extract from Twelve Kings

Gollancz Team: - July 3rd, 2015
Author Post, Extract, Fantasy

We are thrilled to be able to share with you an exclusive extract  from Twelve Kings, selected by the author, Bradley Beaulieu. Twelve Kings is an epic new fantasy series of mystery, prophecy and death within the ancient walled city of the Twelve Kings . . .

The twelve kings of Sharakhai tried to bury their secrets in the sands.

But no matter how deeply they are buried, secrets want to be found.

The kings murdered the assassin … More

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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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