Editorial Posts

Dune! Some thoughts from Malcolm Edwards

My first encounter with Dune was the opening sentence of Part Two, Muad’Dib: “Now Harkonnen shall kill Harkonnen,” Paul whispered. Dune wasn’t even a novel at that time – it was a pair of magazine […]

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Elantris – it's where the magic begins . . .

I’m not the editor responsible for bringing Brandon Sanderson to Gollancz. Simon Spanton, Deputy Publishing Director of Gollancz and the person most frequently behind @Gollancz (and entirely behind @SimonGuy64) on twitter, is. Of course the […]

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On the twelfth day of Christmas…

This is it! The last day of Christmas . . . twelfth night, by which we’re all back at work, and the Christmas decorations are coming down. It’s a tough day . . . so […]

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On the ninth day of Christmas…

It’s a moment for New Year’s resolutions. Lose weight, stop smoking, make lunch rather than buy it, buy The Big Issue . . . there are so many to choose from and, of course, we […]

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On the eighth day of Christmas…

. . . It’s New Year’s Day! Happy 2012! And as we all know, this is the year the world will come to an end. To celebrate, follow the link. The End of the World […]

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On the seventh day of Christmas…

. . . It’s also New Year’s Eve, and the very last day of 2011! Cue fireworks, kissing your loved ones at midnight, Auld Lang Syne, parties and Jool’s Holland on TV. But all that […]

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On the fourth day of Christmas…

I got an e-reader for Christmas and on it, I put . . . O wonder of wonders! An e-reader for Christmas – for indeed, the ebook revolution is upon us! But once you have […]

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On the third day of Christmas…

We three kings of Orient are, One in a taxi, one in a car, One on a scooter, beeping his hooter, Smoking a fat cigar . . . Carol singing is such a Christmas tradition […]

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