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Read an Exclusive Extract from Twelve Kings

Gollancz Team: - July 3rd, 2015
Author Post, Extract, Fantasy

We are thrilled to be able to share with you an exclusive extract  from Twelve Kings, selected by the author, Bradley Beaulieu. Twelve Kings is an epic new fantasy series of mystery, prophecy and death within the ancient walled city of the Twelve Kings . . .

The twelve kings of Sharakhai tried to bury their secrets in the sands.

But no matter how deeply they are buried, secrets want to be found.

The kings murdered the assassin … More

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Gollancz and Liber Primus Games Announce A Land Fit For Heroes Fantasy Adventure Game-book App

Gollancz Team: - June 10th, 2015
Acquisitions, Fantasy

Indie Developer Liber Primus Games, developer of the Narborion Saga, in collaboration with Gollancz, an imprint of the Orion Publishing Group, announced today that a new handheld fantasy adventure app, based on the bestselling Richard Morgan trilogy of books A Land Fit For Heroes is coming to the App Store for iPhone, iPad, iTouch as well as Amazon Kindle Fire and Android on Google Play. A PC version of the game-book will be available on Windows PC … More

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Cover Reveal: The House of Shattered Wings

Gollancz Team: - May 18th, 2015
Cover Reveal, Fantasy

We are delighted to reveal the stunning cover for Aliette de Bodard’s The House of Shattered Wings. This is a superb murder-mystery on an epic scale, set against the fall out of a war in heaven. For such an epic novel we needed a suitably epic cover.

About The House of Shattered Wings:

Paris in the aftermath of the Great Magicians War. Its streets are lined with haunted ruins, Notre-Dame is a burnt-out shell, and the Seine … More

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Cover Reveal: The Dread Wyrm

Gollancz Team: - May 13th, 2015
Cover Reveal, Fantasy, Miles Cameron


We are delighted to be able to reveal the stunning cover for The Dread Wyrm the brand new adventure in Miles Cameron’s thrilling fantasy series.

Wonder what’s in store for the Red Knight next?




The Red Knight has stood against soldiers, against armies and against the might of an empire without flinching. He’s fought on real and on magical battlefields alike, and now he’s facing … More

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Blending Fantasy and Mystery: A Guest Post by Charlaine Harris

Gollancz Team: - April 14th, 2015
Author Post, Charlaine Harris, Dark Fantasy, Fantasy

We are delighted to welcome Charlaine Harris back to the Gollancz Blog to tell us all about her new series set in Midnight, Texas. The Midnight series blends Fantasy and Mystery in Charlaine’s trademark way. But you don’t need to take our word for it, here’s Charlaine to tell you more about the series and the art of blending Fantasy and Mystery. 

There are several different ways to approach blending any two genres, but in the case of blending fantasy … More

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