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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

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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?

SOME ARE BORN TO POWER

SOME SEIZE IT

AND SOME HAVE THE WISDOM NEVER TO WIELD IT

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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Calling all Game of Thrones fans!

Gollancz Team: - April 13th, 2015
Fantasy, TV shows

 We are delighted to be able to share a post with you from the extras of HBO’s Game of Thrones. All this week we will be adding new voices and new reviews of Inside Game of Thrones Volume II from the amazing extras team. 

Stephanie Dodds:’This fantastic book came along just at the  right time !  I was a newbie to Game Of Thrones, having only getting round to watching the TV show over Christmas 2014 and what … More

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Gollancz reveals extensive new publishing plans for Ursula K. Le Guin

Gollancz Team: - April 9th, 2015
ebooks, Fantasy, Fiction, News, Scott Lynch, Ursula K Le Guin

We are thrilled to announce a far-reaching new publishing project for Ursula K. Le Guin. We have acquired UK and Commonwealth Rights to five  significant novels, two short story collections, a volume of selected non-fiction, as well as eBook rights to twelve widely-acclaimed novels including A Wizard of Earthsea and The Dispossessed amongst others.

Our  announcement coincides with the initial broadcast of a BBC Radio 4 Ursula K. Le Guin documentary (today, 11.30am, BBC Radio 4) where … More

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