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Read the first five chapters of Brandon Sanderson’s The Bands of Mourning

Gollancz Team: - January 18th, 2016
Fantasy, Brandon Sanderson, Extract

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We are delighted to share with you the first five chapters of Brandon Sanderson’s new Mistborn novel The Bands of Mourning (available in bookshops and online on the 28th January). Return to the world of Mistborn in a brand new adventure featuring Wax and Wayne in this stunning follow up … More

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Read the first five chapters of The Medusa Chronicles!

Gollancz Team: - December 3rd, 2015
Alastair Reynolds, Competition, Extract, Stephen Baxter, Arthur C. Clarke

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We have a Christmas treat to for you. We are delighted to be able to share with you the first five chapters of The Medusa Chronicles, the brand new novel by Stephen Baxter and Alastair Reynolds. Inspired by Sir Arthur C. Clarke’s short story A Meeting with Medusa, this novel, with permission from the Clarke Estate, continues the story of Commander Howard Falcon over centuries of space-exploration, interaction with AI, first contact and beyond. All brought to life by … More

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Start Reading Chloe Neill’s Midnight Marked

Gollancz Team: - November 23rd, 2015
Dark Fantasy, Extract, Chloe Neill

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We are very happy to share with you an extract from Chloe Neill’s upcoming Midnight Marked, out in bookshops and online on the 3rd March 2016. Return to Merit and Ethan’s Chicago for an enthralling adventure.

A vampire’s grudges don’t stay dead long . . .

Merit is one of Chicago’s most skilled vampire warriors; these days, she doesn’t scare easily. But she and Master vampire Ethan have made a new and powerful enemy, and he won’t give up until he … More

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Read An Exclusive Extract from The Promise Of The Child

Gollancz Team: - November 10th, 2015
Science Fiction, Extract

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We’re delighted to be able to present an exclusive extract from Tom Toner’s fantastic debut novel; the wild and wonderful space opera that is The Promise of the Child.

Scott Lynch meets Gene Wolfe anyone?

Or how about Tom’s own description? “It’s a blend of space opera and fantasy, set in the 147th century, with tin spaceships and singing sea monsters and horrible giants.”

Or Gareth Powell’s? “An amazing debut. Intriguing, disorientating. Like Hannu Rajaniemi’s The Quantum Thief or Moorcock’s Dancers At … More

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Celebrate Bonfire Night with Joe Hill’s The Fireman!

Gollancz Team: - November 5th, 2015
Book Trailer, Extract, Joe Hill

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We’ve got a very special Bonfire Night treat for you. This year we’re celebrating Bonfire Night with a sneak peek at Joe Hill’s stunning new thriller The Fireman.

Nobody knew where the virus came from.

FOX News said it had been set loose by ISIS, using spores that had been invented by the Russians in the 1980s.

MSNBC said sources indicated it might’ve been created by engineers at Halliburton and stolen by culty Christian types fixated on the Book of … More

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