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Read the second chapter of THE GOSPEL OF LOKI!

Gollancz Author: - February 12th, 2014
Extract, Fantasy, Joanne M. Harris

The wait is nearly over! The Gospel of Loki  is in bookshop tomorrow! But until then, we have today’s daily dose of Loki wisdom as well as an exclusive look at the second chapter.

 

 

 

LE S S O N 2

Aesir and Vanir

Never trust a wise man.

Lokabrenna

 

THE   WORLDS  ARE  ALWAYS CHANGING.  It’s  their  nature  to ebb and flow. That’s why, in the old days, the Middle Worlds were  smaller  than  they  are today  – later, … More

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Redshirts TV series optioned by FX

Gollancz Author: - February 12th, 2014
John Scalzi, Science Fiction, TV shows

redshirts

We are thrilled to share the news that Hugo Awards winning novel Redshirts, by John Scalzi, is going to be adapted for television by the FX channel! You can read the full announcement here but the highlights are:

- This will be a limited series
- FX are teaming up with Producer Jon Shestack, and with Producer/Director Ken Kwapis and Alexandra Beattie (of Happyish)
- They are looking for writers at the moment

And John Scalzi … More

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Guest blog: Adam Whitehead on films of 2014

Gollancz Author: - February 11th, 2014
Films, Guest Post

Today we have a guest blog post from Adam Whitehead, who blogs over on The Wertzone on all things SF and fantasy. You can follow Adam on Twitter and be sure to check his blog out for more on SF and fantasy films and culture.

Films in 2014

In the cinema 2014 looks set to be another year dominated by remakes, sequels and spin-offs. Good, original science fictions films are thin on the ground but there is one out … More

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The Three Musketeers

Gollancz Author: - February 10th, 2014
TV shows

I’ve always adored The Three Musketeers.

As a book,

an animation (Muskehounds are already ready . . .),

a film (the Disney bratpack version has a special place in my heart, because it’s wonderful). . . and now it’s a TV series.

Of course, I love it.

For me, this is perfect Sunday night viewing. It’s a final hurrah to the weekend, which brings a bit of swashing and buckling and fun to the evening. On the whole it … More

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Read the first chapter of The Gospel of Loki!

Gollancz Author: - February 7th, 2014
Extract, Fantasy, Joanne M. Harris

Happy Friday! With just 6 days until the publication of The Gospel of Loki we’ve got another lesson to share with you and a bit of weekend reading with an exclusive look at the first chapter!

 

LE S S O N 1

Fire and Ice

Never trust a ruminant . . .
Lokabrenna

ALL OF us CAME FROM FIRE AND ICE. Chaos and Order. Light and dark. In the beginning – or back in the … More

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