This is a landmark day for science fiction publishing. The War of the Worlds by HG Wells is arguably one of the greatest and most influential works of science fiction ever written. It thrilled audiences when it was published at the end of the 19th century, and terrified a nation in 1938 when Orson Welles’ infamous radio programme was broadcast. Today, the story continues. Today the Martians come back! Today, the massacre of mankind begins!
The Massacre of Mankind by … More
Today on the blog we’re joined by the fantastic Peter Kenny, the narrator for a range of our audiobooks, from House of Shattering Wings to Andrzej Sapkowski. He has come along to share his reading recommendations for the Christmas break.
Wow! This has proved tougher than I thought! There are so many amazing books, genres and narrators out there… anything read by Scott Brick, Clare Corbett, Penelope Rawlins, Sean Barrett, David Timson, David Thorpe and Victoria Fox, to name but a few; and … More
This is an exciting day for Gollancz! We are publishing Neuromancer by William Gibson. The novel that started it all. The Matrix, the internet, cyberspace, cyberpunk – this novel influenced and inspired it all. First published by us back in the eighties, we are exceptionally pleased to welcome Neuromancer back to Gollancz. And now we get to share it with you! Just look at those new gorgeous covers! And make sure to keep an eye out for follow-ups … More
Today we welcome the wonderful Joanne Harris to the blog as she shares her festive book recommendations with us
It’s publication day! We have so many treats for you, from Anna Caltabiano’s final title in her Miss Hatfield trilogy (who doesn’t love a finale) to audio goodness from Ben Aaronovitch and THE HANGING TREE. So forget the grey skies outside, curl up with a visit to Steph Swainston’s sensory-assaulting Fourlands, dip into one of the superb stories in Brandon Sanderson’s collection ARCANUM UNBOUNDED or be utterly transported by Joanne Harris’s RUNEMARKS. Enjoy!
Arcanum Unbounded by Brandon Sanderson
A superb collection … More