Today continues our part-serialization of our book of the month Dreams and Shadows. We are thrilled to be able to share with you this introduction from C. Robert Cargill.
The people we become as adults are often the result of the silly or strange choices we make as children. Take me for example. When I was eight years old I developed a crippling crush on a young movie starlet named Drew Barrymore. E.T. was all the rage and I sought out … More
Today continues our part-serialization of our book of the month Dreams and Shadows. We are delighted to be able to share with you an introduction from Simon, the book’s editor.
How to introduce to the most exciting new American writer I have read in ten years?
Perhaps by telling you how he introduced himself to me. C. Robert Cargill announced himself with a painfully sweet love story. Sweet boy meets sweet girl. They’re perfect, their love affair is perfect, they’re meant for … More
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Yes, it’s Valentine’s Day. This evening you’re supposed to take your loved one out for a romantic meal, lavish them with flowers and chocolate and whisper sweet nothings into their ear. It’s a day of love and cards with big red velvet hearts and teddy bears on the front.
Of course, at Gollancz we advise you to do no such thing. At Gollancz, we advise you and your loved one to curl up on the sofa with a supernatural killer and … More
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Welcome to our brand new book of the month! Every month we’ll be bringing you an exciting brand new book that we part-serialize on the Gollancz Blog. This month we’re delighted to be able to share the haunting debut novel Dreams and Shadows by C. Robert Cargill.
This cover reveal for Dreams and Shadows could well be the worst kept secret in genre publishing. I love this cover so much that I kept forgetting all our carefully laid plans (Sorry Jenn!) and have been tweeting previews and glimpses all over the place.
But what this cover does do (whether this is the first time you’ve seen it or not) is introduce you to the best new American writer I’ve read in ten years.
But let me begin … More