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Richard Morgan

Richard Morgan was, until his writing career took off, a tutor at Strathclyde University in the English Language Teaching division. He has travelled widely and lived in Spain and Istanbul. He is a fluent Spanish speaker.


Gollancz: the Arthur C. Clarke Award-winners

A few weeks ago, we highlighted our success over the lifetime of the BSFA Awards, with Gollancz and SF Gateway combined having a staggering 33 of the 43 winners to date. We’re hoping that will go up to 34 out of 44, when this year’s award is announced 65th Eastercon in Glasgow, the weekend after next, with Paul McAuley‘s Evening’s Empires and Christopher … More

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2014: The Conclusions

We’re still celebrating the new year at Gollancz, and all the glorious books we have coming in 2014. Today we’re talking about some favourite Gollancz series that are concluding, in fabulous, gripping and sometimes heart-breaking style this year. 

Ultima, by the wonderful Stephen Baxter, concludes the space-exploration dulogy he began with Proxima. Our galaxy is dying and humanity has taken on the unforgiving task of colonising a new planet: Proxima IV. Addressing real issues and challenges of such colonisation, More

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THE COLD COMMANDS Out Now in Paperback!

Richard Morgan’s brilliant THE COLD COMMANDS is out now in paperback where all good books are sold. We could resist the opportunity to share the epic trailer with you, again. Enjoy!

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Gollancz Titles on the Locus Recommended Reading List

Every year, Locus, the magazine of the science fiction & fantasy field, compiles a Recommended Reading List to help readers sort through the vast number of novels, collections, anthologies, stories, etc that are published each year. They’ve just released 2011’s list, which is as good a roadmap through last year’s territory as you’re going to find, and contains a number of items of Gollanczish goodness:

SF Novels
The Islanders by More

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Don’t Miss Richard Morgan’s UK Tour!!

Award-winning author Richard Morgan is back, with the eagerly awaited follow up to his dark and controversial fantasy novel The Steel Remains. The Cold Commands is out in bookshops today and Richard is hitting the road to meet his fans. Here are the dates, times and locations you can meet him and get your copy of The Cold Commands signed by the man himself.

14th October, 2011
5.30pm – Talk and signing
Waterstones
152 – 157 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow

15th October, 2011
12.30pm … More

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