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Patrick Rothfuss’ new story The Slow Regard of Silent Things

Gollancz Team: - July 9th, 2014
Cover Reveal, Fantasy, News, Patrick Rothfuss

Today we’re absolutely over the moon to share our cover for Patrick Rothfuss’ amazing new story The Slow Regard of Silent Things. In Pat’s own words:

It’s not book three. It’s not a mammoth tome that you can use to threaten people and hold open doors.

It’s a short, sweet story about one of my favorite characters.

It’s a book about Auri.

That’s the news. The short version. If you’d like the long version, I’ll give that below ….

And we can vouch that … More

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The World Cup is upon us, and in our fantasy world of anything-can-happen . .

Gollancz Team: - June 14th, 2014
Fantasy, Other, Stephen Deas

The Gollancz blog is delighted to welcome Zafir and Elric who have stoppd by for a special guest interview.

The World Cup is upon us, and in our fantasy world of anything-can-happen we’d like to preview two of the teams tipped to reach this year’s final. Our pre-match analysis special is brought to you by fantasy football legend Elric Cantona. With both teams fielding dragons, our other guest is the dragon-queen Zafir from the Memory of Flames Eleven, a … More

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Cover Reveal: Foxglove Summer

Gollancz Team: - June 9th, 2014
Ben Aaronovitch, Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy

We’re delighted to be able to show you the cover for Ben Aaronovitch’s hotly anticipated new novel Foxglove Summer. This was something of a challenge for the superb Stephen Walters who has done the iconic covers for this series.

Those of you familiar with Peter Grant’s earlier adventures will know that Stephen’s cover artworks have been densely populated pictorial maps of London full of puns, jokes and sly geographical digs (witness the Isle of Dogs on Rivers … More

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Cover Reveal: Moon’s Artifice

Gollancz Team: - June 6th, 2014
Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy, Tom Lloyd

We’re delighted to reveal an exciting new cover look for one of the most assured and exciting books to hit fantasy in the last couple of years – Moon’s Artifice, by Tom Lloyd.

Moon’s Artifice is a bit of a departure for Tom as, although it’s his 7th book, it’s the first in almost ten years not to be part of the TWILIGHT REIGN series. As the many fans of Stormcaller and its … More

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Please take a moment to vote!

Gollancz Team: - May 28th, 2014
Awards, Fantasy, News, Scott Lynch

Gollancz is delighted to share some news about award nominations!

70,000 people voted to put together a fantastic shortlist for the David Gemmell Legend awards this year and now it’s up to all of YOU to choose the best of the lot in time for the glittering awards ceremony on Friday the 13th June.

We are really thrilled to have one of our titles featured in every category this year – and our nominated books and authors are:

Bestselling novel The … More

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