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Geeks Friday Reads: Bitterblue

Gollancz Author: - July 5th, 2013
Fantasy, Friday Reads, Gollancz Geeks, Kristin Cashore, Young Adult

It’s time to go over to our Gollancz Geeks! This month we’ve been getting some fantastic reviews of Kristin Cashore’s Bitterblue, the third in her enormously popular trilogy featuring Princess Bitterblue.

This week’s review comes from Lipsy, and is also available to view on her fantastic blog along with lots of exciting news and reviews for similar books. You can also follow Lipsyy on Twitter using @lipsyy, and if you’ve … More

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Ben Aaronovitch Month – Peter Grant is back!

Gollancz Author: - July 4th, 2013
Ben Aaronovitch, Extract

We’re excited to be publishing the latest Peter Grant novel, Broken Homes, later this month from Ben Aaronovitch. We’re particularly excited, because PC Grant will be heading south of the river, to that dark and dangerous London that nobody knows…

To kick off Ben Aaronovitch month, we’re sharing the first chapter from Rivers of London, the first in the Peter Grant series. Each week we’ll share an extract from one of the series, and it’s just … More

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Nathan Hawke short story: The Screambreaker

Gollancz Author: - July 4th, 2013
Nathan Hawke, Short Stories, Short Story


This time next week we’ll be celebrating the publication of GALLOW: THE CRIMSON SHIELD; Nathan Hawke’s fast-paced fantasy novel. To whet your appetite and increase your anticipation just a little more, we have another short story from Nathan Hawke for you to sink your teeth into.

If you’ve missed previous Gallow extended extracts, short stories and deleted scenes, then you can  find them all on Nathan’s website.

Oh and don’t forget … More

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4th of July

Gollancz Author: - July 4th, 2013
Fiction, Joe Hill, Other

At our weekly blog scheduling meeting I made a comment about something American (as I unfortunately do too much) and my colleagues jumped on the chance to get me to write a blog post for Independence Day (4th of July). I did at one point in this conversation threaten to declare Independence . . . wisely, they saw it as a hollow threat. I was trying to avoid this by talking about BBQs and the merits of having fireworks in … More

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Locus Award winners from Gollancz!

Gollancz Author: - July 1st, 2013
Events, John Scalzi, News, Other, Saladin Ahmed

Gollancz is thrilled to report that two of our authors won trophies at the Locus Awards ceremony over the weekend. So, give out a hearty cheer and please raise your glasses to:

REDSHIRTS by John Scalzi, winner of the Locus award for best Science Fiction Novel.


THRONE OF THE CRESCENT MOON by Saladin Ahmed, winner for best First Novel.

Everyone here is delighted to see these books win, and we would also like to congratulate all of the other … More

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