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Behind the Sofa with Simon Spanton

Gollancz Author: - November 22nd, 2013
Science Fiction, TV shows

As you can imagine, certain members of the Gollancz team are very excitable about the 50th Anniversary celebrations for Doctor Who, not least because we’ve published a book about it. Behind the Sofa collates lots of celebrity memories of watching the Doctor, and we wanted to share our own.

If you’ve missed any of our extracts from the book, you can catch up on them here. We’ll also be watching The Day of … More

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Friday Reads: Digital Deals

Gollancz Author: - November 22nd, 2013
ebooks, Extract, Fantasy, Friday Reads, Horror, Joe Hill, Masterworks, Patrick Rothfuss, SF Gateway

the name of the wind

We’ve taken a different tack with our Friday Reads this week, and instead of telling you what we’ve been reading, we thought you might like to know what you could read for a super bargain price. This month, Gollancz  have some brilliant Kindle deals which we thought only fair to let you know about. All of the deals run until 5th December 2013 through your favourite online retailers.

Heart-Shaped Box 

Joe Hill

Horror-meister Joe Hill’s most recent outing, NOS4R2, got … More

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22nd November, 1963

Gollancz Author: - November 22nd, 2013
Other, Uncategorized

It was fifty years ago, today, that US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy was assassinated as his motorcade moved through Dealey Plaza, in Dallas, Texas. The shots – three of them – were fired by former US marine and communist-sympathiser, Lee Harvey Oswald, from the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository building . . . weren’t they?

The Warren Commission stated for the record that Lee Harvey Oswald, and Lee … More

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Cover for Simon Ings’s Wolves wins Gold Medal from Society of Illustrators

Gollancz Author: - November 22nd, 2013
Awards, News, Simon Ings

The Orion Publishing Group are proud to announce that Jeff Alan Love has won a gold medal at the Society of Illustrators for his cover of Simon Ings’s Wolves due to be published by Gollancz in January 2014.

Wolves is a chilling literary dystopia that marks the return to science-fiction from the author of six critically–acclaimed works of literature and two influential non-fiction books, Simon Ings.

For the cover of Wolves, Jeff … More

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Moon’s Artifice: Chapter three

Gollancz Author: - November 20th, 2013
Extract, Fantasy, Tom Lloyd

Moon's artifice

This week we have chapter three of the brilliant new book from Tom Lloyd, Moon’s Artifice. If you missed out on our previous extracts, you can still catch up with chapter one and chapter two. We sent out some copies of Moon’s Artifice to some lucky Gollancz Geeks this week so keep any eye on the blog to find out what they make of it.

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Chapter three

With … More

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