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‘How do I give these characters the ending they deserve?’ A Guest Post by Den Patrick

Gollancz Team: - October 11th, 2016
Author Post, Den Patrick, Fantasy


We are delighted to welcome Den Patrick back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post on his stunning fantasy trilogy The Erebus Sequence. 

This is the end, my only friend, the end

Of our elaborate plans, the end

Of everything that stands, the end

– End of the Night by the Doors

The paperback of The Girl on the Liar’s Throne is released this Thursday, 13th October, bringing an end to The Erebus Sequence. Endings … More

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Gollancz acquires new epic fantasy trilogy from bestselling author Stephen Donaldson

Gollancz Team: - October 6th, 2016
Acquisitions, Fantasy, News, Stephen Donaldson

stephen donaldson

Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of a new fantasy trilogy, The Great God’s War, from Stephen Donaldson, author of the multi-million-selling Chronicles of Thomas Covenant series.

Set in a visionary new world in the midst of a magical war, the trilogy follows a prince who embarks on a desperate quest to find a sorcerous library that might hold the knowledge required to save his kingdom. The prince’s journey is told in an intricate tale, filled with Donaldson’s trademark … More

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Happy Publication Day to Brandon Sanderson’s Shadows of Self

Gollancz Team: - October 6th, 2016
Book Birthday, Brandon Sanderson, Fantasy


It’s Thursday and that means it’s publication day and we’ve got an epic publication day planned for you! We would like to wish a very happy publication day to Brandon Sanderson’s incredible Shadows of Self. We can’t wait to share this new Mistborn adventure with you.

Return to Mistborn, and join the a hunt for a mysterious assassin.

The criminal elite of Elendel were invited to an auction – which became a massacre, when an unknown assailant slaughtered everyone in … More

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Scott Lynch in conversation at FantasyCon 2016 (Scarborough, UK)

Gollancz Team: - September 30th, 2016
AJ Dalton, Author Post, Events, Fantasy, Scott Lynch

Lies of Locke Lamora

For those of you who weren’t able to make it to FantasyCon last weekend we are thrilled to be able to share with you a summary of the brilliant in conversation between between Marcus Gipps (editor at Gollancz) and guest-of-honor Scott Lynch on 24 Sept 2016. The summary was put together by A J Dalton (Gollancz author), audience member.


Marcus Gipps [MG]: So, Scott, when did you start writing? And why fantasy?

Scott Lynch [SL]: It was basically laziness. I wasn’t … More

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Cover Reveal: The White City

Gollancz Team: - August 16th, 2016
Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy

9781473211483 THE WHITE CITY TPB PFP2

Welcome to Down Station. Next stop, the White City. Please stand clear of any open doorways – they might lead you to a land of possibilities, of monsters, and of secrets you hoped would never be revealed. . .

THE WHITE CITY is Simon Morden’s follow-up to the sublime DOWN STATION, and we’ve once again worked with the absolutely incredible design gurus over at Blacksheep for the cover. And once again we’ve been stunned by their gorgeous design, which so … More

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