W&N Fiction

Posts Tagged ‘Science Fiction’

The Ficial and the Terrier: A Guest Post By Jon Wallace

Gollancz Team: - June 23rd, 2015
Author Post, Jon Wallace

We are delighted to welcome Jon Wallace back to the Gollancz Blog to share some insight into his brand new novel, Steeple out now in trade paperback and eBook. Steeple is the compelling sequel to Barricade (out now in paperback and eBook). Return to the Kenstibec’s stunning world . . .

Kenstibec, the main character in my new novel, Steeple, was created a ‘Ficial’ … More

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Author Post, Jon Wallace | 1 Comment »

Al Robertson Shares An Extract From Crashing Heaven

Gollancz Team: - June 22nd, 2015
Al Robertson, Author Post, Science Fiction

We are delighted to welcome Al Roberston back to the blog to share with us a carefully chosen extract from Crashing Heaven. Crashing Heaven is out in trade paperback. You can pre-order the eBook from all UK eTailers for just £1.99 until the 25th June.

Welcome to the world of Crashing Heaven. Earth is abandoned, and humanity resides on Station, an industrialised asteroid run by the sentient corporations of the Pantheon. Under … More

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Al Robertson, Author Post, Science Fiction | No Comments »

Four Friends of Hugo Fist: A Guest Post by Al Robertson

Gollancz Team: - June 18th, 2015
Uncategorized

crashing heaven

 We are delighted to welcome Al Robertson to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post on ventriloquist dummies and how they relate to his epic debut novel Crashing Heaven. Crashing Heaven is the story of  an abandoned Earth. Humanity resides on Station, an industrialised asteroid run by the sentient corporations of the Pantheon. Under their leadership a war has been raging against the Totality – ex-Pantheon AIs gone rogue. With the war over, Jack … More

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Congratulations to our BSFA shortlisted titles!

Gollancz Team: - February 13th, 2015
Adam Roberts, Awards, Science Fiction, Simon Ings

We’re thrilled to see the superb Wolves by Simon Ings feature twice on the BSFA Award shortlist. Once for best novel (congratulations Simon!) and once for Best Cover (congratulations to Jeffrey Alan Love for his frankly inspired artwork and to Nick May for his elegant design).

And with Bete shortlisted for Best Cover as well it’s time to congratulate Blacksheep again for only the latest in their excellent run … More

Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Adam Roberts, Awards, Science Fiction, Simon Ings | No Comments »

On Something Coming Through A Guest Post From Paul McAuley

Gollancz Team: - February 10th, 2015
Author Post, Paul McAuley, Science Fiction

We are delighted to welcome the brilliant Paul McAuley back to the Gollancz Blog with a special guest post on his brand new book Something Coming Through.

The first glimmer came in a short story, ‘Dust’, written for an anthology celebrating the classic science-fiction film Forbidden Planet. Like the film, my story was about the powers and perils of ancient alien technology, and somewhere in the background was a hint that people were able to explore … More

Tags: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Author Post, Paul McAuley, Science Fiction | No Comments »