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The Five Things That Make World-Class Science Fiction a Guest Post by Alex Lamb

Gollancz Team: - April 29th, 2016
Author Post, Science Fiction

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We are delighted to welcome Alex Lamb back to the Gollancz Blog. Alex’s latest book, Nemesis, the sequel to the hard-hitting and action-packed Roboteer, is out now in bookshops.We asked Alex to tell us the five things that make world-class Science Fiction. Here’s what he had to say  . . .

I’ve spent my life drenched in science fiction. When I was a small boy, before Star Wars arrived in our town, my fixation with all things extraterrestrial … More

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Happy Publication Day 28th April 2016!

Gollancz Team: - April 28th, 2016
Book Birthday

tabit genesis

Looking for some super science fiction for this long bank holiday weekend?

It’s the paperback release of The Tabit Genesis today, and paperbacks are just perfectly suited to being slipped into your pocket whenever you’re not relaxing and reading. Which should be almost never, right?

The Tabit Genesis by Tony Gonzales is full of epic space opera from the man who brought you the cracking novelisations of EVE online.

Greenland was where the Raothri struck first.

We discovered our human … More

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On Writing Nemesis a Guest Post by Alex Lamb

Gollancz Team: - April 22nd, 2016
Author Post

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We are delighted to welcome Alex Lamb back to the Gollancz Blog. Alex’s latest book, Nemesis, the sequel to the hard-hitting and action-packed Roboteer, is out now in bookshops. To celebrate the publication of Nemesis we asked Alex to tell us about the process of writing the book and following up the epic Roboteer. 

How do you write a great sequel to a story that already has a complete heroic arc?

This question has … More

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Happy Publication Day 21st April 2016!

Gollancz Team: - April 21st, 2016
Book Birthday

pub day into nemesis

On this Thursday, 21 April, let it be known that two absolutely corking sequels have been released into the science fiction wilds. Go forth and hunt them down!

The first is by the modern master of SF, Paul McAuley, who takes you Into Everywhere with the Jackaroo. Are they really here to help us? Then why is their past littered with dead alien races?

The author of our second book was praised as ‘a major new talent’ by Stephen … More

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Gollancz welcomes Iain M. Banks to the SF Masterworks list

Gollancz Team: - March 24th, 2016
Acquisitions

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Gollancz is delighted to announce that it will be publishing an SF Masterworks edition of Iain M. Banks’ BSFA Award-winning Feersum Endjinn.

 The SF Masterworks list is over 100 books strong and contains many of the finest voices in British and world science fiction. The list was founded by the Chairman of Gollancz, Malcolm Edwards, with the help of leading SF writers and editors and the goal of bringing important books back into print. The list was described … More

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