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Wolves: Chapter One

Gollancz Team: - January 15th, 2014
Books of the month, Gollancz Geeks, Prize Winners, Science Fiction, Simon Ings

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Our book of the month for January is Wolves by Simon Ings; a novel already attracting attention for the award-winning cover design, which we publish tomorrow. Associate Publisher and the man you all know as @Gollancz, Simon Spanton, will tell you a little about the book below, and there’s an extract to download if you keep scrolling. Oh, and if you’re signed up to the Gollancz Geeks, keep an eye on your inbox…

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Award Season

Gollancz Team: - April 2nd, 2013
Adam Roberts, Events, Joe Hill, John Scalzi, News, Prize Winners, Saladin Ahmed, SF Gateway

While you were off enjoying a long break, most of the Gollancz team were at Eastercon, the UK’s largest SF convention. It was a busy weekend, but the highlights were the award ceremonies.

We’re delighted to announce that JACK GLASS by Adam Roberts won the BSFA (British Science Fiction Association) award for best novel, and the cover (by Black Sheep and our marvellous Art department) won best Artwork. These are among the most prestigious awards in the UK SF … More

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Congratulations to Saladin Ahmed and Holly Black on their Nebula and Andre Norton Award nominations!

Gollancz Team: - February 20th, 2013
Events, Fantasy, News, Prize Winners, Saladin Ahmed, Science Fiction

Gollancz is very pleased to discover that two of our authors have been nominated for prestigious awards today.

Saladin Ahmed’s Throne of the Crescent Moon is shortlisted for the Nebula award for best novel, which is fantastic news. The
Nebula
is one of the most high-profile and important awards in the SF community, and it’s great to see Saladin on such  a strong shortlist. Congratulations to all of the nominees.

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The David Gemmell Awards 2012

Gollancz Team: - June 19th, 2012
Events, Fantasy, News, Patrick Rothfuss, Prize Winners, Stan Nicholls

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Last Friday evening the Science Fiction and Fantasy community assembled in the Magic Circle Headquarters, in magnificent attire, for the fourth David Gemmell Legend Award.

The venue promised a magical evening, and magical it was.

Publishers, authors and bloggers galore had gathered to celebrate fantasy literature and commemorate David Gemmell’s enduring contribution to the genre and, fortified with champagne, we did. The award ceremony kicked off with a reading from Waylander by Anne Nicholls and then smoothly moved on to a spirited … More

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Back from Eastercon with big news!

Gollancz Team: - April 10th, 2012
Elspeth Cooper, Events, Fantasy, Joe Abercrombie, Kristen Britain, News, Prize Winners, Science Fiction, SF Gateway

Gollancz is fresh back from a very successful Eastercon, and with an astounding haul of Award wins, and Award nominations!

 

The British Science Fiction Awards

 

Yesterday our very own Christopher Priest won the BSFA award for Best Science Fiction Novel, for his wonderful novel The Islanders.

 

 

 

We were also thrilled to see the SF Encyclopedia recognised as the Best Non-Fiction project of the year. Darren Nashand Malcolm Edwards have worked hand-in-hand with the Encyclopedia, during the creation of our SF Gateway … More

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