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#12Days: Joanne Harris’ festive book recommendations

Gollancz Team: - December 6th, 2016
Joanne Harris, Joanne M. Harris, Uncategorized

Today we welcome the wonderful Joanne Harris to the blog as she shares her festive book recommendations with us

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THE GOSPEL OF LOKI (a reader’s guide): A Guest Post by Joanne M. Harris

Gollancz Team: - June 5th, 2015
Author Post, Joanne Harris, Joanne M. Harris

We are thrilled to welcome Joanne M. Harris to the Gollancz Blog. To celebrate the paperback publication of The Gospel of Loki we asked Joanne for a reader’s guide to the world of Loki, the Norse gods and how Loki found himself playing such a pivotal role in Ragnarók. 

Who is Loki? Loki is by far the most interesting and dynamic figure in the Norse pantheon. He’s also the most misunderstood. This is partly because the original Norse myths (passed down and … More

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Gollancz Team: - May 22nd, 2015
Friday Reads, Joanne M. Harris, Mark Stay, Robert Holdstock

Check out what Team Gollancz are reading this bank holiday weekend (against the setting of our very shiny new offices)..

Amy – Robot Overlords by Mark Stay

Sophie – The Gospel of Loki by Joanne M. Harris

Gillian – Lavondyss by Robert Holdstock

Simon – Things That Never Happen by M. John Harrison

Marcus – Luna by Ian McDonald

Charlie – Selfish, Shallow and Self-Absorbed: Sixteen Writers on the Decision Not to Have Kids by Meghan Daum

What are … More

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In case of Ragnarok . . .

Gollancz Team: - February 21st, 2014
Fantasy, Joanne M. Harris, News

Apparently Ragnarok is scheduled to happen on Saturday. Yep, we’re not making this up. According to experts at Jorvik Viking Centre, Ragnarok is due to happen this weekend. On the off chance that the world does end tomorrow we’ve got some rather helpful lessons from the Trickster God himself.

1. Never trust a relative

2. Never trust a friend

3.Never trust a lover

4. Never trust an artist

Basically, never trust anyone.

For more Viking Apocalypse survival tips you can read the two chapters … More

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Happy Loki Day!

Gollancz Team: - February 13th, 2014
Events, Extract, Fantasy, Joanne M. Harris

The Gospel of Loki is here! You can pick up your copy at all good bookshops today!

To celebrate Gollancz Towers enjoyed some Loki themed Ragnorak Buns this morning.

 

You can read the foreword here as well as the first and second chapters!

Don’t miss your chance to meet Joanne M. Harris! You can find out all about her bookshop tour and blog tour here.

And because we’re feeling particularly generous … More

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