Read the first chapter of Joanne M. Harris’ THE BLUE SALT ROAD
We are delighted to share with you the prologue and opening chapter to Joanne M. Harris’ beauitful modern fairy tale, The Blue Salt Road. The Blue Salt Road is a stunning tale of love, loss and revenge, against a powerful backdrop of adventure on the high seas, and drama on the land. The Blue Salt […]
Cover Reveal: Blue Salt Road by Joanne Harris
Hi everyone – today we are thrilled to reveal the fabulous cover for Joanne Harris’s latest novella, Blue Salt Road. We can’t wait for this to publish on 15th November in hardback, eBook and audio. It’s going to look absolutely beautiful! This wonderful cover was designed by supremely talented Sue Gent. If you want to make sure you get […]
Happy Publication Day: 17th May 2018!
It’s publication day over here at Gollancz, and we have quite the spread of titles for you: from tricksy fantasy courtesy of the ever-fantastic Joanne Harris, to post-human SF by the fabulous Justina Robson, and all topped off by a savagely wonderful novel by Mark Alder. Read on to find out more! Testament of […]
Read the second chapter of The Testament of Loki
Just six days until Loki, the trickster god, returns for a brand new adventure. We can’t wait to share The Testament of Loki with you on the 17th May. Today, we’re giving you a sneak peek at the second chapter of The Testament of Loki. If you missed our first chapter extract catch up here. […]
Read the first chapter of The Testament of Loki
It’s one week until Loki, the trickster god, returns for a brand new adventure. We can’t wait to share The Testament of Loki with you on the 17th May. Today, we’re giving you a sneak peek at the first chapter of The Testament of Loki. Ragnarok was the End of Worlds. Asgard fell, centuries ago, […]
Meet the Characters in THE TESTAMENT OF LOKI
Everyone’s favourite trickster god is back for a brand new adventure. We can’t wait to share The Testament of Loki with you on the 17th May 2018. Over the next few days we’ll be giving you a sneak peek at The Testament of Loki. Ragnarok was the End of Worlds. Asgard fell, centuries ago, and […]
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 […]
Read and exclusive extract from A POCKETFUL OF CROWS
We are thrilled to share an exclusive extract from Joanne M. Harris’ stunning fairy tale A Pocketful of Crows. A perfect autumn and Christmas read, A Pocketful of Crows combines the harshness of nature with the spookiness of a ghost story and the comfort of a great folk tale, in one beautifully told novella. A […]
Happy Publication Day 19th October!
It’s publication day! And we’ve got something for everyone: fast-paced, action-packed military SF, a lyrical modern fairy tale, a scarily prescient take on climate change, the epic conclusion to a long-running fantasy series and a new addition to the seminal SF Masterworks collection. The Bastard Legion: Friendly Fire by Gavin Smith A ‘Dirty Dozen’ or […]
Cover Reveal: Joanne M. Harris’s Runelight
We are delighted to finally share with you the cover of RUNELIGHT, the brilliant new book from the incredible bestselling author Joanne M. Harris. We are thrilled with this beautiful cover design from Andreas Preis who also worked on RUNEMARKS. Be ready to dive back into the world of Norse gods and mythology… The squabbling Norse gods and goddesses […]
Gollancz to publish new Joanne M Harris!
Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of A Pocketful of Crows, the first of two stunning novellas by award-winning and bestselling author Joanne M. Harris. Gillian Redfearn, Publishing Director of Gollancz, acquired world rights (excluding Italy) from Peter Robinson of the Rogers, Coleridge & White Literary Agency. A Pocketful of Crows is a dark […]
#12Days: Joanne Harris’ festive book recommendations
Today we welcome the wonderful Joanne Harris to the blog as she shares her festive book recommendations with us
THE GOSPEL OF LOKI (a reader’s guide): A Guest Post by Joanne M. Harris
We are thrilled to welcome Joanne M. Harris to the Gollancz Blog. To celebrate the paperback publication of The Gospel of Loki we asked Joanne for a reader’s guide to the world of Loki, the Norse gods and how Loki found himself playing such a pivotal role in Ragnarók. Who is Loki? Loki is by far the […]
Team Gollancz Friday Reads
Check out what Team Gollancz are reading this bank holiday weekend (against the setting of our very shiny new offices).. Amy – Robot Overlords by Mark Stay Sophie – The Gospel of Loki by Joanne M. Harris Gillian – Lavondyss by Robert Holdstock Simon – Things That Never Happen by M. John Harrison Marcus – Luna by Ian McDonald […]
In case of Ragnarok . . .
Apparently Ragnarok is scheduled to happen on Saturday. Yep, we’re not making this up. According to experts at Jorvik Viking Centre, Ragnarok is due to happen this weekend. On the off chance that the world does end tomorrow we’ve got some rather helpful lessons from the Trickster God himself. 1. Never trust a relative 2. […]