Scott Lynch was born in 1978 in St. Paul, Minnesota, where he still lives now. In addition to being a freelance writer for various role playing game companies he has done all the usual jobs writers put in their bios: dishwasher, waiter, web designer, marketing writer, office manager and short-order cook.
We’re delighted to announce that publication of Scott Lynch’s brilliant new novel The Thorn of Emberlain has moved to September 2016, to coincide with his appearance as a Guest of Honour at Fantasycon-by-the Sea. September is a the perfect moment for Scott to tour the UK and celebrate the publication of his fourth novel in the Gentleman Bastard sequence, and we can’t wait to share it with you.
Locke Lamora, thief, con-man, pirate, political deceiver must take on his most … More
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This weekend Team Gollancz are reading a delightfully eclectic selection..
Sophie – Rawblood by Catriona Ward
Graeme – Pump Six by Paolo Bacigalupi
Amy – Poseidon’s Wake by Alastair Reynolds
Jen –All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
Darren – Bill The Galactic Hero by Harry Harrison
Simon – A History of Ancient Britain by Neil Oliver
Marcus – The Republic Of Thieves by Scott Lynch
What are you reading this weekend? Let us know in … More
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We are thrilled to announce a far-reaching new publishing project for Ursula K. Le Guin. We have acquired UK and Commonwealth Rights to five significant novels, two short story collections, a volume of selected non-fiction, as well as eBook rights to twelve widely-acclaimed novels including A Wizard of Earthsea and The Dispossessed amongst others.
Our announcement coincides with the initial broadcast of a BBC Radio 4 Ursula K. Le Guin documentary (today, 11.30am, BBC Radio 4) where … More
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You can imagine how excited we are to be revealing this particular cover. Yes! We’re looking to publish The Thorn of Emberlain before the end of 2015. We have sat on the secret of its dramatic plot turn for some long while and on this stunning image from Alejandro Colucci while Scott took a look at it, but now we just have to let you see it.
As you can tell from the armour, the business like blades and the scarlet … More
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Simon Spanton tells us why we should all go and buy The Republic of Thieves paperback, and why B format is his personal favourite…
Hearty congratulations to Scott Lynch on the mass market paperback publication of his awesome Gentleman Bastard novel The Republic of Thieves.
Here’s your chance to catch up on the adventures of fantasy’s two favourite con men – the artful Locke Lamora and the somewhat more direct Jean Tannen – for a new lower price and more portable format. … More
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