Happy Publication Day 15th September 2016!

This is one helluva publication day! We celebrate the ten year anniversary of publishing four of the most landmark works of modern fantasy: The Final Empire, The Lies of Locke Lamora, The Stormcaller and The Blade Itself. Additionally we have new books from three of the most lauded  SF authors out there: Alastair Reynolds, Connie Willis and Christopher Priest. So, this is a pretty big day! Prepare to want ALL THE BOOKS! Revenger by Alastair Reynolds is a new fast-spaced space opera from the ‘mastersinger of the space opera’ himself, and features space pirates, buried treasure, phantom weapons, unspeakable hazards…

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Team Gollancz Celebrate the First Law Universe

To celebrate #FirstLawDay  and the publication of Joe Abercombie’s Sharp Ends, we sat down members of Team Gollancz and asked them to tell us their memories of the First Law Universe. Join us as we share our favourite moments . . . Make sure you read to the end of the blog post where we bring you some reviews of favourite First Law locations. Ever wondered what it would be like to visit the First Law universe? We’ve got some expert travel reviews for you . . . Marcus: My first introduction to the First Law books was when I…

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Celebrating Joe Abercrombie’s First Law!

Join us today as we celebrate Joe Abercrombie’s First Law universe with our #FirstLawDay. Joe Abercrombie returns to the First Law universe tomorrow with the publication of Sharp Ends. 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 of the most popular characters from the First Law world, including Glokta, Jezal, Logen Ninefingers, Bethod and Monza Murcatto. You can find links to all our digital events below and follow @gollancz @lordgrimdark for updates on…

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Exclusive Interview with Joe Abercrombie and Steven Pacey

Listen up! The wait for Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends is nearly over. To celebrate we’re sharing an exclusive interview with Joe Abercrombie and Steven Pacey, the audio reader of the First Law books. Head phones at the ready, you can listen here on the blog, on Soundcloud or download the interview from iTunes. Sharp Ends will be available in hardback, audio download (read by Steven Pacey and featuring Joe Abercrombie) and ebook on the 26th April. Don’t miss our pre-order offer to get your collectible Sharp Ends bookmarks. Details on how to claim your bookmark are included at the bottom…

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Are you ready for Sharp Ends?

First Law fans we’ve got big news! Have you pre-0rdered a copy of Sharp Ends? The first 300 people to send us their proof of purchase will receive a signed collectible bookmark! Full details on how to claim your bookmark are at the bottom of the post. It’s very nearly time to return to the First Law Universe. We can’t wait to share this epic collection of stunning tales with you. Finished copies landed at Gollancz Towers last week and they are stunning (if we do say so ourselves).             If you haven’t yet booked…

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