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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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The Ghosts of Heaven are here!

Gollancz Team: - October 2nd, 2014
Extract, Fantasy, Marcus Sedgwick, Science Fiction

Out today from our sister imprint, Indigo, The Ghosts of Heaven is the brand new novel from award-winning author, Marcus Sedgwick.

What is The Ghosts of Heaven about?

The spiral has existed as long as time has existed. Follow the ways of infinity to discover its meaning.

 It’s there when a girl walks through the forest, the green air clinging to her skin.

There centuries later in a pleasant green dale, hiding the treacherous waters of Golden Beck … More

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The Incorruptibles by John Hornor Jacobs: Chapters 1& 2

Gollancz Team: - August 28th, 2014
Extract, Fantasy, Fiction, John Hornor Jacobs, Uncategorized

Our book of the month for August has been The Incorruptibles, the fantastic genre-busting debut from John Hornor Jacobs. We’ve been harping on about how much we love this book for the whole of August, but don’t take our word for it, check out the rave reviews from some of the best in the business:

 

And as we come to the end of the month, we want to share with you the first two chapters of this gritty … More

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