Tom Toner’s wonderful SF debut The Promise of the Child is coming in November so we thought it was high time we showed you the cover and gave you a chance to win a proof. But we also wanted to share with you the fantastic early word Tom’s book has been getting from his fellow authors in the SF community. There’s such a buzz for this book already. And when authors are saying they’ve found something new and … More
We are delighted to reveal the cover for Anna Sheehan’s new novel, Spinning Thorns. Spinning Thorns is a superb new fairytale inspired novel from the award-winning author of A Long, Long Sleep. Spinning Thorns asks the question: What happens after Sleeping Beauty wakes up?
Sleeping Beauty has woken.
The world has been renewed.
Everyone is living happily ever after . . .
Sharp, blood-seeking thorns still surround the castle. A feud remains between those who wield magic and those who were subjected to it. … More
We’re delighted to reveal the cover for Brandon Sanderson’s new Mistborn book,Shadows Of Self. As with Alloy Of Law this is a wonderful fantasy with a steampunk feel starring the excellent Wax Ladrian. And as with Alloy of Law, and all of Brandon’s novels we have published, we asked Sam Green to work his particular magic on the cover art.
So here, with Wax looking suitably cool and leaning against a stylish and somewhat disconcerting mirror (can we have one for … More
There’s an interesting tale behind this (well, interesting if you’re excited by the ins and outs of book design and how genres can be defined and classified by preconceptions about cover art). Originally we briefed the cover to show two women; both holding daggers behind their backs, one … More
We are delighted to reveal the stunning cover for Aliette de Bodard’s The House of Shattered Wings. This is a superb murder-mystery on an epic scale, set against the fall out of a war in heaven. For such an epic novel we needed a suitably epic cover.
About The House of Shattered Wings:
Paris in the aftermath of the Great Magicians War. Its streets are lined with haunted ruins, Notre-Dame is a burnt-out shell, and the Seine … More