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Scott Lynch in conversation at FantasyCon 2016 (Scarborough, UK)

Gollancz Team: - September 30th, 2016
AJ Dalton, Author Post, Events, Fantasy, Scott Lynch

For those of you who weren’t able to make it to FantasyCon last weekend we are thrilled to be able to share with you a summary of the brilliant in conversation between between Marcus Gipps (editor at Gollancz) and guest-of-honor Scott Lynch on 24 Sept 2016. The summary was put together by A J Dalton (Gollancz author), audience member.

 

Marcus Gipps [MG]: So, Scott, when did you start writing? And why fantasy?

Scott Lynch [SL]: It was basically laziness. I wasn’t … More

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Welcome to the #SummerOfReckoning . . .

Gollancz Team: - July 26th, 2016
Events, Horror, Science Fiction

Summer has finally arrived. With the weather hotting up, its time to talk about . . . the end of the world. We’ve teamed up with our sister imprints Orion and W&N to bring you the ultimate list of summer apocalypse reads, our #SummerofReckoning. Give in to the Doomsday prepper in you and get yourself a bug out bag of apocalypses for your summer reading!

 

Our #SummerOfReckoning books are:

The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone
Smoke by Dan Vyleta
The Fireman by Joe Hill
Red … More

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The Passage Readalong: Chapters 1-5

Gollancz Team: - March 29th, 2016
Events, Guest Post, Read Along

Our very own Amy reading The Passage . . .

Welcome back to our worldwide The Passage readalong with Fantasy Faction of The Passage. This week we’ve been busy reading (or re-reading) The Passage. We even managed to catch our very own Marketing Assistant, Amy, reading The Passage. Don’t forget to join us on our Goodreads group for all the discussion as we continue our readalong. Warning for spoilers for everything … More

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Start Reading Stranger of Tempest

Gollancz Team: - March 23rd, 2016
Events, Fantasy, Tom Lloyd

We are delighted to share with you the first three chapters of Tom Lloyd’s epic new novel Stranger of Tempest. Available in bookshops and online this June, this is a thrilling new heroic fantasy from the bestselling author of THE TWILIGHT REIGN series.

Being an honest man in a lawless world is never easy  . . .

Lynx is a mercenary with a sense of honour; a dying breed in the Riven Kingdom. Failed by the nation he served … More

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Charlaine Harris shares with us her literary inspiration for International Women’s Day

Gollancz Team: - March 4th, 2016
Charlaine Harris, Events, Fiction

We’re teaming up with our sister websites One Book Lane and W&N ahead of International Women’s Day to celebrate our literary heroines for #WonderWomen16! Today we are kicking things off with a guest post from the incredible Charlaine Harris!  Join us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram to tell us about your heroines for #WonderWomen16.

 

The late great Shirley Jackson has always been my hero.

I can’t remember if I read We Have … More

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