W&N Fiction

Barricade: Chapter Three

Gollancz Author: - June 11th, 2014
Extract, Jon Wallace, Science Fiction

We’re back with another sneak peek into our Gollancz Debut for June, Barricade. You can download your e-book copy of Barricade for £1.99, but be quick our promotion ends on the 26th June 2014.

Here’s what the critics have been saying:

“Jon Wallace keeps the pace up, delivering inense setpieces alongside plenty of twisted humour and bone-crunching violence” SFX

“I found Barricade to be a fast-paced action adventure, full of dilemmas that need to be overcome. The book left me with … More

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Gollancz & SF Gateway: the Hugo Winners

Gollancz Author: - June 10th, 2014

Following our posts celebrating Gollancz and SF Gateway‘s BSFA, Arthur C. Clarke and Nebula Award-winning novels . . . it’s the Hugo Awards! And we’re delighted to say we have a very creditable 30 out of 62 winners, including the first and (for another couple of months, at least) most recent winners. Look:

1953 The Demolished Man, Alfred … More

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Cover Reveal: Foxglove Summer

Gollancz Author: - June 9th, 2014
Ben Aaronovitch, Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy

We’re delighted to be able to show you the cover for Ben Aaronovitch’s hotly anticipated new novel Foxglove Summer. This was something of a challenge for the superb Stephen Walters who has done the iconic covers for this series.

Those of you familiar with Peter Grant’s earlier adventures will know that Stephen’s cover artworks have been densely populated pictorial maps of London full of puns, jokes and sly geographical digs (witness the Isle of Dogs on Rivers … More

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Cover Reveal: Moon’s Artifice

Gollancz Author: - June 6th, 2014
Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy, Tom Lloyd

We’re delighted to reveal an exciting new cover look for one of the most assured and exciting books to hit fantasy in the last couple of years – Moon’s Artifice, by Tom Lloyd.

Moon’s Artifice is a bit of a departure for Tom as, although it’s his 7th book, it’s the first in almost ten years not to be part of the TWILIGHT REIGN series. As the many fans of Stormcaller and its … More

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X-Men: Days of Future Past Review

Gollancz Author: - June 5th, 2014
Film Reviews, Films

Our new Marketing Assistant Harriet went to see X-Men: Days of Future Past over the weekend. A long time fan of the X-Men films (she called her first pet Storm), here’s what she thought.

So this weekend I went to see X-Men: Days of Future Past. The premise of the film is that Wolverine is sent back in time to hang out with young Magneto (Michael Fassbender) and Xavier (James McAvoy) to stop the plans of mutant-hating scientist Bolivar Trask … More

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