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Advice for Writers from Writers – Part Three

Gollancz Author: - September 12th, 2016
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For our third collection of #gollanczfest authors providing suggestions and advice on how to be a writer, we welcome Elizabeth Bear, Stan Nicholls, Alex Lamb and Joanne Harris. If you missed the first two parts, click here and here.

 

Elizabeth Bear:

The editor is actually rooting for you to pull it off. Don’t disappoint her. And don’t treat her as an adversary, because she’s not.

Get up and stretch and walk around every 50 minutes. Make … More

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Advice for Writers from Writers – Part Two

Gollancz Author: - September 12th, 2016
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Welcome to the second of our #gollanczfest collection of advice and hints from authors. This time around we have pieces from Jaine Fenn, Simon Morden, Tom Lloyd and Steph Swainston, all of whom are lovely people and you should buy their books. And if you missed part one, click here.

 

Jaine Fenn:

Learn the rules. Then you can break them.

There are no rules. But there’s plenty of advice. Decide carefully which bits to ignore.

Don’t get stuck in the revision … More

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Advice for Writers from Writers – Part One

Gollancz Author: - September 12th, 2016
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A publishing list would be nothing without its authors, and we’re always astounded by how welcoming, helpful and downright nice ours are. So as part of #gollanczfest we asked them to provide us with some suggestions and advice for aspiring authors. We have four posts for you today from authors such as Joanne Harris, Aliette de Bodard, Elizabeth Bear, Tom Lloyd and many more, so keep checking back! But to kick us off, here’s Miles Cameron, Mike Carey, … More

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Announcing the #GollanczFestival Online Events!

Gollancz Author: - September 8th, 2016
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The Gollancz Festival Online Events are coming!

We are thrilled to be able to share with you our schedule. We hope to that you’ll join us next week for #GollanczFest’s unmissable online events.

Meet your favourite authors.  Test your knowledge. Discover new books. Join us as we celebrate all things genre with a week of interactive fun!

 

Monday 12th September

All Day- Advice for Writers

Join us here on the Gollancz Blog for some incredible writing advice from your favourite authors, including Joanne … More

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Happy Publication Day 8th September 2017!

Gollancz Author: - September 8th, 2016
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Pub Day - 08 September - Paperbacks

Publication day is upon us once more! And it’s paperback time. This is the day all of you eagerly wait for so you can get your books on without breaking the bank or your back! Okay, there may be two hardbacks, but they’re pocket-sized and amazing so no complaining!

Elantris by Brandon Sanderson was the first book by the author who is now known as one of the titans of the fantasy genre. This is where is all began, and … More

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