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Meet Stephen Baxter on his The Massacre of Mankind Bookshop Tour

Gollancz Team: - January 17th, 2017
Stephen Baxter

Don’t miss your chance to meet bestselling author, Stephen Baxter at his bookshop events for The Massacre of Mankind. Stephen Baxter will be visiting selected Waterstones this week for a series of in conversations, discussions and signings.

7pm – 9pm Wednesday 20th Jan, Waterstones, Piccadily, London – In conversation with Frank Skinner

12:30pm – 1:30pm Thursday 19th Jan, Waterstones Birmingham – Lunchtime signing

6:30pm Thursday 19th Jan, Waterstones Nottingham – Evening talk and signing

6:30pm Friday 20th Jan, Blackwell’s … More

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Happy Publication Day 12th January 2017!

Gollancz Team: - January 12th, 2017
Book Birthday

It’s a week of classic science fiction as we reissue six novels by one of the fathers of science fiction, H. G. Wells, and publish the paperback of The Medusa Chronicles by Alastair Reynolds and Stephen Baxter, who has written The Massacre of Mankind (publishing 19th January), the authorised sequel to H.G. Wells’ The War of the Worlds.

 

The Medusa Chronicles by Alastair Reynolds & Stephen Baxter

 Inspired by Arthur C. Clarke’s Nebula Award winning A Meeting with Medusa, this is … More

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The Martians have returned in our extract from THE MASSACRE OF MANKIND

Gollancz Team: - January 11th, 2017
Science Fiction, Stephen Baxter

We are thrilled to share with you the opening chapters from Stephen Baxter’s The Massacre of Mankind.

Are you ready for the Martian invasion?

The Massacre of Mankind is the authorised sequel to H.G. Wells’ classic The War of the Worlds.

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. The Army is prepared.

So when the signs of launches on Mars … More

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Cover Reveal: The Massacre of Mankind

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

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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