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Friday ReRead: The Language of the Dying

Gollancz Team: - December 6th, 2013
Friday Reads, Sarah Pinborough

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This isn’t so much a Friday Read as a Friday ReRead.

A little while ago Ian Rankin was talking about novels and authors he’s recently discovered and mentioned Sarah Pinborough and The Language of Dying, saying ‘It’s about a father who’s dying; his grown-up kids get back together at the house to wait for him to die, but there’s all kinds of weird secrets and weird stuff happening, just on the periphery. I’m really enjoying it, it’s really well written.’ … More

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Geeks Friday Reads: Poison

Gollancz Team: - October 25th, 2013
Dark Fantasy, Friday Reads, Gollancz Geeks, Sarah Pinborough

To celebrate the publication of Beauty last week, we thought we’d share with you one of our brilliant Gollancz Geeks reviews for Poison, Sarah Pinborough’s first book in the fairy tale trilogy. Poison is a retelling of Snow White, with an adult twist, and has been a real winner with the Geeks. This Friday’s ace review comes from Mel S, who runs a great review blog here, and you can More

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Friday Reads: Mayhem

Gollancz Team: - August 9th, 2013
Fiction, Horror, Sarah Pinborough

If you love a good historical thriller, which has a whiff of the supernatural about it, this is the perfect summer read for you.

Set in London during the Ripper years, Sarah Pinborough tells the untold tale of another serial killer preying on the inhabitants of the city, and of the investigative team which takes the bloody cases on. As you would hope, the novel evokes London at its dank and grisly best, with the story interwoven with real newspaper … More

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Geeks Friday Read: Poison

Gollancz Team: - August 2nd, 2013
Dark Fantasy, Friday Reads, Gollancz Geeks, Sarah Pinborough

poison cover

Last month we published the second of Sarah Pinborough’s fairy tales for adults, Charm, so we thought it was high time you needed reminding just how brilliant these books are from one of our Gollancz Geeks. Kris Meic sent us this great review of Poison, the first of Sarah’s fairy tales, as part of our Geeks mailing earlier in the year, and as it turns out he has a mighty fine blog himself that you … More

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Illustrating Charm

Gollancz Team: - July 23rd, 2013
Competition, Cover Art, Dark Fantasy, Sarah Pinborough

Charm

A sexy package for a sexy story!

We’ve been talking about Sarah Pinborough’s brilliant take on Cinderella, in her novel Charm, over the last week. And while we’ve given you a few hints and teasers about the content, today we want to take a moment to talk about how lovely the book itself is.

It looks absolutely stunning in real life, and it also looks beautiful inside. This is a real, illustrated, old-fashioned fairy story (with a twist…) The multi-talented … More

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