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Cover Reveal: The Massacre of Mankind

Gollancz Team: - September 26th, 2016
Cover Reveal, Stephen Baxter

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We are delighted to be able to share with you the cover for Stephen Baxter’s stunning sequel to War of the Worlds, The Massacre of Mankind.  This authorised sequel to War of the Worlds picks up 14 years after the Martian invasion. The stunning cover was designed by Blacksheep.

It has been 14 years since the Martians invaded England. The world has moved on, always watching the skies but content that we know how to defeat the Martian menace. Machinery … More

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GEORGE R.R. MARTIN’S WILD CARDS IS GOING TO BE A TV SERIES!

Gollancz Team: - August 12th, 2016
George R.R. Martin, News

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You might have heard a little announcement made by a certain behemoth of fantasy this week. If you haven’t, then please forgive our use of capitals for a moment while we shout about it:

GEORGE R.R. MARTIN’S WILD CARDS IS GOING TO BE A TV SERIES!

Phew, OK, now we’ve caught our breath from dancing around the office imagining who will be playing our favourite characters, we should probably talk about the Wild Cards books, just in case you haven’t already … More

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Exclusive Q&A with Simon Morden

Gollancz Team: - August 10th, 2016
Author Post, Interview

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We are thrilled to welcome award-winning author, Simon Morden, to the blog for a special Q&A blog post. Simon Morden’s stunning Down Station is out in bookshops in paperback tomorrow. We caught up with Simon to ask him some of burning questions about life, reading, writing and mythological creatures. 

Who is your favourite author?

I thought these were supposed to be easy questions? If you were going to tie me to a chair in a burning room in a Nazi castle … More

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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

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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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