This week’s Friday Read is Dead Ever After, the final novel in Charlie Harris’ Sookie Stackhouse series, which came out this week. Through their tears at saying goodbye to Sookie, Gillian and Jen have managed to give you a Friday Read…
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Our Friday Reads tribute to Iain [M] Banks.
Every so often, when I know I’ve got a bit of time to kill and don’t want to do any ‘work’ reading, I grab an SF Masterwork off the shelf in the office and give it a go. (A shelf full of SF Masterworks is one of the best things about working at Gollancz). Normally I pick something almost at random, but I do try and make sure it’s something I haven’t read before. This week, though, I was … More
I should make it very clear that this is a personal project, and not connected with or endorsed by Gollancz, Orion or anyone else. However, I am grateful for the chance to blog about this project here today.
The UNCLE books, by the Reverend J. P. Martin, … More
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My Friday Read is We Are Here by Michael Marshall.
I’ve been a huge fan of Michael Marshall Smith in both his guise as Michael Marshall, award-winning horror / sci-fi writer and Michael Marshall Smith, critically-acclaimed thriller writer.
Imagine my delight when I was told that I’d get to work with him! And not only that, he was side-stepping away from straight crime to something more… unusual.
Here’s the blurb, which says it more succinctly than I ever could.
It should have … More