W&N Fiction

Archive for January, 2016

Cover Reveal: Stranger of Tempest

Gollancz Team: - January 29th, 2016
Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy, Tom Lloyd

We are delighted to be able to share with you the cover to Tom Lloyd’s stunning new novel,  Stranger of Tempest. Available in bookshops and online this June, this is a thrilling new heroic fantasy from the bestselling author of THE TWILIGHT REIGN series.

Being an honest man in a lawless world is never easy  . . .

Lynx is a mercenary with a sense of honour; a dying breed in the Riven Kingdom. Failed by the nation he served … More

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Cover Art, Cover Reveal, Fantasy, Tom Lloyd | 46 Comments »

Gollancz win auction for a high-octane thriller by remarkable new talent, Ezekiel Boone

Gollancz Team: - January 28th, 2016

“This novel should come with a warning label: The Hatching is scary as hell and addictively fun” –Benjamin Percy, author of The Dead Lands, Red Moon, and The Wilding


We are delighted to announce the acquisition of UK and Commonwealth rights to the relentless, attention-grabbing thriller The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone. With engaging characters and non-stop action, the TV and film rights to The Hatching have already been acquired at auction before the book has even been published.

Best … More

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Acquisitions | 1 Comment »

Happy Publication Day 28th January 2016

Gollancz Team: - January 28th, 2016
Book Birthday, Brandon Sanderson

We’d like to wish a very happy publication day to Brandon Sanderson’s thrilling new novel The Bands of Mourning. We are so excited to share with you this epic return to the Mistborn world. Join  Wax and Wayne in this stunning follow up adventure to Shadows of Self.

With The Alloy of Law and Shadows of Self, Brandon Sanderson surprised readers with a New York Times bestselling spinoff of his Mistborn books, … More

Tags: , , , , , ,
Posted in Book Birthday, Brandon Sanderson | No Comments »

Who Killed Woodbine Scab? A Short Story by Gavin G. Smith

Gollancz Team: - January 25th, 2016
Author Post, Fiction, Gavin G. Smith, Science Fiction, Short Stories, Short Story

We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post. Gavin returns to the blog with the exclusive short story: Who Killed Woodbine Scab?


You know how deeply unsatisfying those stories that end with ‘it was all a dream’ are? Well let me say right off the bat that this was all a hallucination. The only bit that I’m reasonably sure was real was the raid on the lab.

Before we … More

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Author Post, Fiction, Gavin G. Smith, Science Fiction, Short Stories, Short Story | No Comments »

Happy Publication Day 21st January 2016!

Gollancz Team: - January 21st, 2016
Book Birthday


We’d like to wish a very happy publication day to three incredible adventures. From politics and intrigue to other dimensions we’ve got three unmissable novels to stave away the winter blues. Have your wishlists at the ready, we’ve got three epic reasons to visit your local bookshop, favourite online retailer or library.

The Girl on the Liar’s Throne by Den Patrick: Mixing Machiavellian intrigue and high fantasy, Den Patrick’s fantasy novels, with their Renaissance Italy like setting have … More

Tags: , , , , ,
Posted in Book Birthday | No Comments »

Next Page »