We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This week we have five truly epic new books perfect for fans unforgettable adventure, incredible mythology or unmissible romance. Wishlists at the ready, we’ve got a plethora of reasons to visit your local bookshop, library, favourite eTailer or feed your eReader.
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
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Following on from the well-received list of SF Masterworks, we’re delighted to present – for your fantastical reading pleasure – a similar list of the recently-restyled Fantasy Masterworks.
The Dragon Griaule
The Falling Woman
The Phoenix and the Mirror
Votan and Other Novels
The Broken Sword
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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.
Tags: Charlaine Harris, dead but not forgotten, Mythago Wood, Neil Gaiman, Robert Holdstock, Stephen Baxter, Ultima
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I’ve written about Robert Holdstock a number of times since his untimely death, five years ago. Along with most of the Gollancz team, I was lucky enough to know the man as well as the writer; and, although he produced an incredible body of work – enough, certainly, to place him in the very highest rank of modern fantasy writers – I know I’m not alone in missing the former more than the latter.
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