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Friday Reads: Valentine’s Day Edition

Gollancz Author: - February 14th, 2014
Fantasy, Fiction, Friday Reads, Leigh Bardugo

Happy Valentine’s Day (or Friday, if you prefer) from all of us at Gollancz Towers.

This Friday we thought we’d share with you what the team will be reading this Valentine’s Day. *Warning, most of these are not really Valentine’s Day themed*

Gillian: Today is a manuscript-submissions days for me, so it’s not so much Valentine’s Day as an evening of publishing speed-dating. I have all kinds of manuscripts to take a look at: adventure, noir, mystery and there might … More

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Happy Loki Day!

Gollancz Author: - February 13th, 2014
Events, Extract, Fantasy, Joanne M. Harris

The Gospel of Loki is here! You can pick up your copy at all good bookshops today!

To celebrate Gollancz Towers enjoyed some Loki themed Ragnorak Buns this morning.

 

You can read the foreword here as well as the first and second chapters!

Don’t miss your chance to meet Joanne M. Harris! You can find out all about her bookshop tour and blog tour here.

And because we’re feeling particularly generous … More

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Announcing the Way of Kings Read Along!

Gollancz Author: - February 13th, 2014
Brandon Sanderson, Competition, Extract, Fantasy

Way of Kings

Breaking news! We’re teaming up with the brilliant Marc Aplin of Fantasy Faction for a read along of Way of Kings!  We know many of you are as excited as we are for the upcoming publication Words of Radiance and thought now was the perfect time to have a look back at the series so far. Without further ado, we turn you over to your host, the brilliant Marc Aplin of Fantasy-Faction to discuss our read along. Firstly, this isn’t going … More

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Gollancz goes to the Kitschies

Gollancz Author: - February 13th, 2014
Awards

So, last night Gollancz got itself all dressed up (we didn’t really, we’re publishers and don’t believe in such things) and sauntered off to the ridiculously cool award ceremony for the Kitschies. In case you don’t know them, the Kitschies are in their fifth year, and are organised by the wonderful people behind www.pornokitsch.com. The aim of the awards is to “reward the year’s most progressive, intelligent and entertaining works that contain elements of the speculative or fantastic” and … More

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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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