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Cover Reveal: The Beauty of Destruction

Gollancz Team: - July 13th, 2015
Competition, Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Gavin G. Smith

We’re delighted to unveil the cover to the final part of Gavin Smith’s epoch-crossing, universe-burning, brain-melting epic SF trilogy. Following on from the events of THE AGE OF SCORPIO and A QUANTUM MYTHOLOGY, we now present: THE BEAUTY OF DESTRUCTION.

 

 

And here’s an early draft of the back cover text, because, well, you’ll see.

In the far future, after the Loss of Earth, war has begun and an unknowable alien race has awakened, intent on … More

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A Tourist’s Guide to the Best (and Worst) Cities in Science-Fiction and Fantasy

Gollancz Team: - February 27th, 2015
Competition, Fantasy, Guest Post

We are delighted to welcome Jen Williams back to the Gollancz Blog to share a very special guest post with you. Looking for the perfect SFF location to while away the last weekend in February? Jen Williams has provided a handy guide for the best (and worst) places to stay while on an SFF vacation.

If a traveller should be in possession of an adventurous heart, a pocketful of coin and a decent pair of boots, my own books contain … More

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Friday Reads: The Death House (and a competition!)

Gollancz Team: - November 21st, 2014
Competition, Fantasy, Sarah Pinborough

If you follow us on social media then you might have started to see a lot of tweets to @Gollancz about one of the most exciting books of 2015, The Death House by Sarah Pinborough. The Death House is one of those books that we just can’t stop talking about in house and now we want to share this book with you!

So, what is The Death House about?

Toby’s life was perfectly … More

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Does anyone really believe what happened at Reichenbach Falls?

Gollancz Team: - October 23rd, 2014
Competition, Fiction

Today is the publication day for Moriarty from our sister imprint, Orion. We were lucky enough to snag an exclusive signed limited edition proof for a giveaway here on the blog. Think you know the story of Moriarty? Think again. We welcome Graeme to the blog to tell us more about this incredible new novel and of course about the competition. 

Does anyone really believe what happened at Reichenbach Falls?

So starts the first chapter of … More

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Gollancz Team: - July 25th, 2014
Competition, Friday Reads

Check out Team Gollancz’s stack of Friday Reads for this week…

Blood Music by Greg Bear

The House of War and Witness by Mike Carey, Linda Carey and Louise Carey

Beauty by Sarah Pinborough

The Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

Stones of Aran: Pilgrimage by Tim Robinson

Terra’s World by Mitch Benn

How to Train Your Dragon- Cressida Cowell

For a bit of added Friday fun, can you guess which member of the Gollancz team is reading which book? This week we have books … More

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