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Welcome to The Death House . . .

Gollancz Team: - January 16th, 2015
Extract, Fiction, Sarah Pinborough

We absolutely adore this beautiful novel from the amazing Sarah Pinborough. It’s a thoughtful, rich and heart-stopping novel of life, love, and living in the face of death – but don’t just take our word for it. You can read an extract of The Death House below – and as you can see, it turns out we’re not alone in being blown away by this exceptional story . . .

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Good Omens: What We’ll Be Listening to this Christmas!

Gollancz Team: - December 19th, 2014
Extract, Fantasy, Interview, Terry Pratchett

One of our favourite books (from two of our favourite authors) is GOOD OMENS, by Terry Gaiman and Neil Pratchett (or something like that), originally published by Gollancz in 1990. We recently republished it as a gorgeous small hardback, to tie in with our Terry Pratchett collection, and we have exciting news coming in the New Year for those who would prefer to have a copy which sits neatly on the shelves with their Neil Gaiman books.

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Peter Grant is back!

Gollancz Team: - November 12th, 2014
Ben Aaronovitch, Extract, Fantasy

Peter Grant is back! Peter’s new adventure, Foxglove Summer is out in bookshops and online tomorrow. For those of you who can’t wait until then we’ve got an exclusive video from Ben Aaronovitch with a few teasers about the Peter’s new case. And make sure you scroll down after the video to read the first chapter!

Wondering what Foxglove Summer is about?

In the fifth of his bestselling series Ben Aaronovitch takes Peter Grant out of whatever comfort … More

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Join us on this Planetary Romance . . .

Gollancz Team: - November 11th, 2014
Extract, Science Fiction, Stephen Baxter

On the 27th of November Stephen Baxter is back with the brand new adventure, Ultima, the follow up to last year’s thrilling Proxima. To celebrate the publication of Ultima we’re taking a look back at the incredible Promixa with an exciting two chapter extract! 

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Welcome to The Walled City . . .

Gollancz Team: - November 10th, 2014
Extract, Fantasy

We are delighted to welcome Ryan Graudin to the Gollancz Blog. Ryan’s debut novel The Walled City is out now from our sister imprint, Indigo, and we’ve got an exclusive introduction and reading from the author to share with you.

But first, a little bit about The Walled City:

Run fast.
Trust no one.
Always carry your knife.

Disguised as a boy, Jin Ling searches for her missing sister, Mei Yee, who was sold into the brothels … More

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