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Happy Publication Day: 27th November 2014

Gollancz Team: - November 27th, 2014
Charlaine Harris, Fantasy, News, Stephen Baxter

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This week we’re celebrating the 30th anniversary of a ground-breaking fantasy classic, an out of this world adventure and a return to Bon Temps. You’ve got so many reasons to visit your bookshop, library or feed your e-reader. 

Dead But Not Forgotten by Charlaine Harris: Charlaine Harris’ smash-hit Sookie Stackhouse series may have reached its conclusion, but … More

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Ursula K. Le Guin Accepts the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters

Gollancz Team: - November 21st, 2014
Awards, News, Ursula K Le Guin

Readers of this blog should need no introduction to Ursula K. Le Guin. Nor should they need us to tell them how important she is to modern literature – both within genre and without. They certainly shouldn’t need us to tell them that she has won a staggering five Hugos, six Nebulas, two World Fantasy Awards, three James Tiptree Jr Memorial Awards, a Theodore Sturgeon Memorial … More

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The Rivers of London Rap is here!

Gollancz Team: - November 20th, 2014
Ben Aaronovitch, Fantasy, News

If you’re enjoying Ben’s new book, Foxglove Summer, or are just embarked on the Peter Grant series or are even just wondering what all the fuss is about we think you might enjoy this music video for The Rivers of London. It comes with lyrics and music by Ben “Doc Brown” Smith and Mikis Michaelides.

Complete with an excellent Peter (Doc Brown himself) and Beverley Brook and references to all the London based books in the series … More

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WIN Robot Overlords!

Gollancz Team: - November 17th, 2014
Films, News, Other, Science Fiction

Absolutely thrilled that today sees the big reveal of the ROBOT OVERLORDS collectors’ film poster over at Empire Online.

Director Jon Wright and I wanted to capture the feel of those classic ‘80s Amblin movies with our film and this poster does exactly that. It’s by renowned artist Brian Taylor (aka Candykiller) and if you pop over to his store, you’ll find we’re in very good company with every poster you could want for the film fan … More

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Cover Reveal: THE GLORIOUS ANGELS

Gollancz Team: - November 14th, 2014
Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy, Justina Robson, News, Science Fiction

We’re delighted to be able to show you the new cover for Justina Robson’s eagerly awaited new SF novel.

The Glorious Angels is every bit as rich in conception and clever in delivery as the best of Justina’s work and is linked to a beguiling set of characters and a world that remains a mystery both to reader and characters alike. It is a world where the tech is so advanced it might as well be magic and the aliens so … More

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