Friday Reads: Halloween Reads Edition

Halloween is very nearly here. To celebrate, we asked Team Gollancz to share their favourite Halloween Reads. Did your favourite read make our list? Gillian: My perfect Halloween read is Sarah Pinborough’s award-winning novella Beauty. A little dark, a little sexy and a lot of fun, it’s a superb retelling of the Sleeping Beauty story – and about revealing the monster hiding inside us all! Simon: It’s always Something Wicked This Ways Comes by Ray Bradbury for me. The book where Halloween came one week early one year. It’s Bradbury’s most consciously poetic work  but that doesn’t get in the…

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Friday Reads The Witches

With Halloween coming we are delighted to share with you an extract from the forthcoming The Witches, out on the 29th October from our sister imprint W&N. While this is a little bit of a different read for the blog, we know fans of US History will be interested in this stunning new book. The Witches explores one of the great mysteries of American history: the Salem witch trials. It began in 1692, over an exceptionally raw Massachusetts winter, when a minister’s daughter started to scream and convulse. It ended less than a year later, but not before nineteen men and women…

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Check out what we’re reading this weekend… Amy – 13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough Marcus – The Cathedral of Known Things by Edward Cox Craig – The One-in-a-Million Boy by Monica Wood Sophie – 13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough Simon – The Boy Who Wept Blood by Den Patrick Gillian – 13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough Jen – The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard Lucy – Sorceror to the Crown by Zen Cho What are you reading this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

The sunshine is back! Here’s what Team Gollancz is reading over the weekend.. Lucy – The Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson Emily – Olympos by Dan Simmons Sophie – Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo Charlie – You’re Never Weird on the Internet (almost) by Felicia Day Craig – The One-in-a-Million Boy by Monica Wood Amy – Pretty Is by Maggie Mitchell Simon – England Have My Bones by T H White Jen – The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness   Let us know what you’re reading in the comments below!

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Team Gollancz Friday Reads

Check out what Team Gollancz are reading this week (in this very cosy reading nook).. Lucy – The Final Empire (Mistborn Book One) by Brandon Sanderson Amy – The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss Marcus – The Word for World is Forest by Ursula K. Le Guin Charlie – H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald Gillian – Travelers Rest by Keith Lee Morris Darren – The Whispering Swam by Michael Moorcock   Watch out for the Mistborn readalong with Lucy – she will be joined by other wondeful bloggers and vloggers and make their way through the Brandon…

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