Ben Aaronovitch’s The Hanging Tree Tour is coming soon to bookshops across the UK!

We are delighted to share with you the details of Ben Aaronovitch’s The Hanging Tree bookshop tour. Don’t miss Ben Aaronovitch as he tours the UK from the 31st October to celebrate the publication of The Hanging Tree! If you can’t make any of Ben’s bookshop events make sure you join us on the 4th November on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for a day-long celebration of the Peter Grant series. The Hanging Tree is the sixth Peter Grant adventure and sees the detective returning to London with a brand new case . . . Suspicious deaths are not usually the…

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Joe Hill (and The Fireman) are coming to the UK!

We are thrilled to be able to share with you the details of Joe Hill’s upcoming UK tour to celebration the hotly anticipated release of The Fireman! Joe Hill will tour the UK from the 6th- 11th June. The Fireman is already one of the most talked about books of the summer and it has been gathering incredible reviews from both the US and the UK. ‘Ominously superb’- Nick Harkaway ‘Joe Hill is a master storyteller who writes with fire in his veins’ – Lauren Beukes ‘A Lord of the Flies for the Twitter generation. Clever, gripping and packs a…

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Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends Tour is coming soon to a bookshop near you!

Celebrating his anticipated return to the First Law universe with a collection of gritty short stories, Sharp Ends (published 26th April) the legendary Joe Abercrombie will be taking part in a series of talk & signing events with some fantastic bookshops (and blogger media partners!) as well as participating in a fantastic day of First Law digital events on Reddit, YouTube and more (25th April). Sharp Ends features a mix of original and reissued short stories collected together for the first time, eight of which are award-winning and previously published, and six brand new. The brand-new shorts will feature some…

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Read an extract of Shadows of Self

To celebrate Brandon Sanderson’s UK Tour, we are delighted to share an extended extract of Shadows of Self, as well a special message and reading from Brandon. Shadows of Self is out now in Hardback and Audio. More about Shadows of Self: Fans of Robert Jordan and George RR Martin alike have found a new champion of epic fantasy in Brandon Sanderson. And now, in the first of two sequels to The Alloy Of Law the Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author returns to the world of Mistborn. It is more than 300 years after the events of The Final…

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A signing for the ages . . .

Last night we hosted a magnificent signing at Forbidden Planet London with our bestselling and very cuddly authors Patrick Rothfuss and Scott Lynch. We knew it was going to be big, but we didn’t know how big… We arrived at around 5.15 to sign some preorders and meet with the staff. It should have been a sign of how many people wanted to come that there was already a queue of forty or so, but we weren’t prepared for what would greet us when we came out of the back office twenty minutes later. The queue snaked all around the…

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