Today is the day! The Red Knight has been released onto a book shelf near you. If you’re looking for an epic story packed with flawed, fascinating characters, battle, mayhem and to feel the heat of battle for real, then look no further. Wyverns will be fought, nuns will be wooed, honour will be defended and wars will be won or lost on the back of astonishing feats of arms . . . or a single, brutal act … More
You’ve been treated to extracts and articles in the build up to the release of Ben Aaronovitch’s third Peter Grant novel, Whispers Under Ground, and it wouldn’t be a new Gollancz release without a plug for the audio edition!
In April this year I was lucky enough to head over to iD studios to meet Ben and Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, reader for the series. Kobna’s a TV pro – he starred in Sirens on Channel 4, and has recently been … More
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I’ve gone on record before to say that I consider it one of my greatest personal professional failings that we don’t sell more of Graham Joyce’s wonderful novels. Now with his new book, the superb Some Kind of Fairy Tale, released today, that nagging dissatisfaction between what has been achieved to bring Graham’s writing to an audience and what hasn’t feels even sharper.
Here is a man who brings a huge heart and a rare understanding to his writing. … More