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Listen to a thrilling extract from Moon Over Soho

Gollancz Team: - April 15th, 2015
Audio Books, Ben Aaronovitch

It’s week three of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the second book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Moon Over Soho.

 

Training, explosions, and hunting for vestigia in Soho pubs… It’s a lovely section superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

Moon Over Soho is out now in paperback, eBook and audio download.

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Listen to the first chapter of Rivers of London

Gollancz Team: - April 8th, 2015
Audio Books, Ben Aaronovitch

It’s week two of Cityread London 2015 and we’re continuing the celebrations by sharing one of our favourite audio extracts from Rivers of London with you.

Let us set the scene for you:

It’s a cold, wet January morning, and PC Peter Grant faces an unlikely witness to an unusual murder…

Listen to the first chapter of Rivers of  London, the first book in Ben Aaronovitch’s bestselling Peter Grant series, superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith.

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Finding the Crime in Horror

Gollancz Team: - January 16th, 2014
Author Post, Horror

As part of a double blog with The Murder Room, a wandering traveler from our Orion Fiction list, Andrew Pyper looks to his new paperback, The Demonologist, and asks…

 What’s the difference between writing crime and horror? Trick question.  There’s no difference in the writing on a molecular level – they are stories, and thus employ all the elements and structures and rhetoric and sleight of hand common to all storytelling.  But there is a difference, at least for … More

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Halloween Reads: Supernatural Mysteries

Gollancz Team: - October 29th, 2012
Charlaine Harris, Dark Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Sarah Pinborough

This week, for Halloween, we’re recommending two fabulous mystery series with a supernatural twist to keep you curled up under a duvet reading until you’ve devoured the very last word!

The Harper Connelly Mysteries (Grave Sight, Grave Surprise, An Ice Cold Grave and Grave Secret) by Charlaine Harris are really the best of their kind out there! Ever since Harper Connelly was hit by lightning she’s been able to sense the dead. Not their … More

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A Special Guest Post from Darren Shan

Gollancz Team: - August 30th, 2012
Author Post, Horror

lady of the shades

Gollancz is pleased to bring you a special guest post from Darren Shan to celebrate the publication of his brand new adult novel Lady of the Shades. Lady of the Shades is out now from our sister imprint, Orion. 

I love noir. I first came to it through the classic old black and white films, and then moved on to the books on which many of those movies were based. Give me an emotionally wounded leading man, a … More

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