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Sarah Pinborough

Sarah Pinborough was born in 1972 in Buckinghamshire, and now lives just a few miles away after a childhood spent travelling all over the world (her father, now retired, was a diplomat). When she was eight she packed her trunk and left the Middle East for a ten-year stretch in boarding school. The memories provide her with much material for her horror and supernatural thrillers…


The Gollancz Advent Calendar Giveaway!

We’re counting down to Christmas in style with the return of The Gollancz Advent Calendar. Join us every day as we reveal a new title in our giant Christmas giveaway. To enter our giveaway follow the directions below.

 

1st December:  Shadows of Self by Brandon Sanderson

More than 300 years after the events of the The Final Empire shaped Scadrial, Waxillium Ladrian has returned to the capital city of Elendel. Crisscrossed by canals and railways … More

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Friday Reads: Halloween Reads Edition

Halloween is very nearly here. To celebrate, we asked Team Gollancz to share their favourite Halloween Reads. Did your favourite read make our list?

Gillian: My perfect Halloween read is Sarah Pinborough’s award-winning novella Beauty. A little dark, a little sexy and a lot of fun, it’s a superb retelling of the Sleeping Beauty story – and about revealing the monster hiding inside us all!

Simon: It’s always Something Wicked This Ways Comes by Ray Bradbury for … More

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Check out what we’re reading this weekend…

Amy13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough

MarcusThe Cathedral of Known Things by Edward Cox

Craig – The One-in-a-Million Boy by Monica Wood

Sophie – 13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough

SimonThe Boy Who Wept Blood by Den Patrick

Gillian – 13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough

JenThe House of Shattered … More

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Check out what Team Gollancz are reading this weekend..

AmyThe Death House by Sarah Pinborough

Gillian – Magicien by Raymond E. Feist

Emily – Was by Geoff Ryman

Simon – The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon

Charlie – How to be Both by Ali Smith

DarrenMore

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YA or not YA . . . That is the question.

We welcome Sarah Pinborough, author of THE DEATH HOUSE, to the blog to explain why “YA” isn’t just for teenagers.

It’s a funny thing with some books. They sit in a middle ground under the storm cloud of a question hanging menacingly over them . . . is this a Young Adult book or isn’t it? Right from the start we’ve had a lot of debate about that where The Death … More

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