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STANLEY KUBRICK: Genius on Tour

Gollancz Team: - October 13th, 2014
Author Post, Events, Films, Marcus Sedgwick

Today we are delighted to welcome Marcus Sedgwick to the Gollancz Blog with a guest post discussing the Kubrick exhibition. Marcus Sedgwick is an award-winning author on our sister imprint Indigo, and his most recent book The Ghosts of Heaven is out now in hardback and e-book. You can find out more about Marcus by visiting his website or following him on Twitter. You can read a special spiralised extract of More

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You can take Ben Aaronovitch out of London…

Gollancz Team: - October 13th, 2014
Ben Aaronovitch, Events, Fantasy, News

In the anticipated fifth instalment in THE SUNDAY TIMES bestselling RIVERS OF LONDON series, FOXGLOVE SUMMER (published on the 13th of November 2014), Ben Aaronovitch takes Peter Grant out of London – to a small village in Herefordshire where the local police are reluctant to admit that there might be a supernatural element to the disappearance of some local children.

Local bookshops and festivals will be celebrating the publication of FOXGLOVE SUMMER throughout November 2014, and … More

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London Film Festival – Robot Overlords Tickets Now On Sale!

Gollancz Team: - September 18th, 2014
Events, Science Fiction, Uncategorized

Mark Stay, co-writer of the new film ROBOT OVERLORDS and author of the book of the film has an important and exciting message!

Tickets are now on sale to the general public for the 58th BFI London Film Festival!

ROBOT OVERLORDS – co-written by me and Director Jon Wright – is part of the festival’s Family strand and there will be two showings:

Saturday 18th October at The … More

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Happy Birthday, Pat Cadigan

Gollancz Team: - September 10th, 2014
Events

Today we wish a very Happy Birthday to two-time Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning, Hugo Award for Best Novelette-snaffling Queen of Cyberpunk, and all-round SF legend, Pat Cadigan!

Pat is the author of numerous outstanding SF novels, such as Synners and Fools – winners of the two aforementioned Arthur C. Clarke Awards – and has been … More

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Remembering Iain Banks

Gollancz Team: - August 19th, 2014
Author Post, Events, Simon Ings

It was sad, of course, that the Guest of Honour slot for Iain Banks at the World SF Convention was in memoriam for this wonderful man and writer. He’s a huge loss to us and the wider literary community but left behind an extraordinary legacy of books. With the Con over we thought it would be fitting to mark the end of this wonderful event by celebrating, again, Iain Banks. So we’re hugely grateful to Simon Ings and … More

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