W&N Fiction

Archive for the ‘Extract’ Category

Happy Publication Day: 19 February 2015

Gollancz Team: - February 19th, 2015
Book Birthday, Extract, Fantasy, Paul McAuley, Science Fiction

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This weeks new titles feature the arrival of the aliens and a journey to the epic world of Windhaven. Fantasy and SF fans, that’s two fantastic reasons to visit your bookshop, library or feed your e-reader. 

Something Coming Through by Paul McAuley- The Jackaroo have given humanity fifteen worlds and the means to reach them. They’re a chance to start … More

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Book Birthday, Extract, Fantasy, Paul McAuley, Science Fiction | No Comments »

Welcome to The Great Zoo of China

Gollancz Team: - February 13th, 2015
Extract, Fantasy, Fiction, Other, Science Fiction

This week, our brethren at Orion Fiction are excited to publish The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly. A best seller both here and abroad, his new book comes with the simplest, may microphone dropping, pitch a publisher (and reader) could ask for: Jurassic Park… with Dragons!

Prepare for blurbness…

It is a secret the Chinese government has been keeping for 40 years. They have found a species of animal no one believed even existed. It will amaze the world.

Now … More

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Extract, Fantasy, Fiction, Other, Science Fiction | No Comments »

The aliens are here: Introducing Something Coming Through

Gollancz Team: - February 2nd, 2015
Extract, Paul McAuley, Science Fiction

In February we’re thrilled to be publishing the latest novel from Paul McAuley, Something Coming Through. Paul has been with Gollancz for many years now, and has consistently produced some of the most exciting, awe-inspiring and frankly brilliant SF. His new book is all of those things, but also marks a bit of a new direction for Paul. It’s partly set in a very recognisable London (although there are some very important differences to the city we … More

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Extract, Paul McAuley, Science Fiction | No Comments »

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 . . .

You can pre-order your e-book copy of … More

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Extract, Fiction, Sarah Pinborough | 1 Comment »

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.

If you have … More

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Extract, Fantasy, Interview, Terry Pratchett | No Comments »