Meet Our Authors this Autumn

This autumn many of our wonderful authors will be on the road appearing at bookshops and festivals throughout the UK. Don’t miss your chance to meet our authors on tour. To help you find out more about where our authors will be this autumn we’ve created this handy page.   Joanne M. Harris Don’t miss your chance to meet Joanne M. Harris on her A Pocketful of Crows UK tour. Click here to book tickets.     Joe Hill To celebrate the publication of Strange Weather Joe HIll will tour the UK and Ireland. Don’t miss your chance to meet…

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Meet Brandon Sanderson on his Oathbringer Tour

We are thrilled to announce that Brandon Sanderson will be travelling to the UK to celebrate the launch of the third book in his Stormlight Archive series, Oathbringer, with fans old and new. Do come along to your local event for a chance to meet Brandon and get your book signed. Brandon will be appearing: Tuesday 28th Nov, 6pm – Brandon will be signing book for fans at Forbidden Planet’s London Megastore. For more information click here. Wednesday 29th Nov, 12:30pm – Brandon will be signing book for fans at Waterstones Birmingham. For more information click here. Wednesday 29th Nov,…

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The Gollancz Festival Publishing Masterclass

So you want to write a book! What’s it like being an author, and how do you cope? What happens when your first book gets rejected? How do you teach yourself to talk in front of an audience?

This session will focus on the details and demands of getting published and is a must for any would-be author. Featuring input from from literary agents and Gollancz publishing, as well as practical advice and help from authors

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Scott Lynch in conversation at FantasyCon 2016 (Scarborough, UK)

For those of you who weren’t able to make it to FantasyCon last weekend we are thrilled to be able to share with you a summary of the brilliant in conversation between between Marcus Gipps (editor at Gollancz) and guest-of-honor Scott Lynch on 24 Sept 2016. The summary was put together by A J Dalton (Gollancz author), audience member.   Marcus Gipps [MG]: So, Scott, when did you start writing? And why fantasy? Scott Lynch [SL]: It was basically laziness. I wasn’t much of a fantasy reader early on in my life – I was reading scifi instead. From the…

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Welcome to the #SummerOfReckoning . . .

Summer has finally arrived. With the weather hotting up, its time to talk about . . . the end of the world. We’ve teamed up with our sister imprints Orion and W&N to bring you the ultimate list of summer apocalypse reads, our #SummerofReckoning. Give in to the Doomsday prepper in you and get yourself a bug out bag of apocalypses for your summer reading!   Our #SummerOfReckoning books are: The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone Smoke by Dan Vyleta The Fireman by Joe Hill Red Queen and Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard Good Morning Midnight by Lily Brookes-Dalton The Passage…

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