Happy Publication Day: 5th April 2018!

It’s paperback publication day over here near the sunny Thames, and we’re delighted to announce the release of these wonderful novels!   Runelight – Joanne Harris   The next gripping tale of magic, adventure and Norse mythology from the Sunday Times bestselling author of Chocolat and The Gospel of Loki.   A chilling prophecy from the Oracle. A conflict between two girls. And with just twelve days to stave off the Apocalypse, carnage is about to be unleashed . . . The squabbling Norse gods and goddesses of Runemarks are back!  And there’s a feisty new heroine on the scene: Maggie, a girl the same age as…

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Cover Reveal: New Collectible Hardbacks

We’re over the moon to share a fantastic array of covers with you today! A host of firm favourites are getting brand new collectible hardback editions, including Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss; Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson; Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie; Graceling by Kristin Cashore; Grave Thief by Tom Lloyd; and Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch. Feast your eyes on these below! These will each have new introductions from each of the authors, and will be out in bookshops and online in September 2018. These fantastic covers were designed by UsNow.        …

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Happy Publication Day to Twice Bitten!

We’re feeling hot under the collar this morning, as a perennial favourite returns to our shelves with another thrilling romance. Twice Bitten – Lynsay Sands New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns with another fun, sexy romance featuring the Argeneau vampires. For someone who’s been around for over a hundred and forty years, immortal Elspeth Argeneau hasn’t done a whole lot of living. Now that she’s moved away from her controlling mother, she’s tracking down rogue vampires and enjoying some overdue freedom. A fling would be fun. A life mate can wait. Yet to Elspeth’s surprise, her landlady’s hot…

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Gollancz acquires novel version of THE QUANDERHORN XPERIMENTATIONS

  Marcus Gipps, Gollancz Commissioning Editor, has acquired World All Language rights to a new novel from Red Dwarf co-creator Rob Grant and 2point4children creator Andrew Marshall. THE QUANDERHORN XPERIMENTATIONS is a full length novel springing and expanded from the soon-to-be-broadcast six-part Radio 4 series of the same name. The series will be broadcast alongside the release of the book and features a stellar cast of comedy performers. England, 1952. Churchill is Prime Minister for the last time. Rationing is still in force. All music sounds like the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. People like living in 1952: it’s familiar and reassuring,…

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An Update on Open Submissions

Hi everybody, Thanks so much for sending in your submissions, it’s incredibly exciting to think we could find something amazing in the material we’ve received. We just wanted to update everyone that we are diligently working our way through the books we’ve received over the past few months, and that we read each and every piece of work sent in. At the moment, we’re closed to submissions in order to give the work we currently have the consideration it deserves. We do open for submissions several times during the year, so please check the Gollancz website before sending anything to…

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