Announcing Joe Abercrombie’s Landmark New Trilogy!
Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of an exceptional new trilogy from award-winning Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author Joe Abercrombie. Described as ‘Les Miserables meets Game of Thrones’ this is a landmark trilogy from one of the best and brightest fantasy writers working today. A return to his bestselling First Law […]
Happy Publication Day: 20th September 2018!
Hi everyone, We have an absolute bonanza today. So many books! There’s definitely something for everyone today, read on below for tasters galore . . . Vampires Like it Hot – Lynsay Sands New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands brings the heat in this new Argeneau novel, as one woman is rescued by an irresistible […]
Cover Reveal: New Collectible Hardbacks
We’re over the moon to share a fantastic array of covers with you today! A host of firm favourites are getting brand new collectible hardback editions, including Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss; Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson; Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie; Graceling by Kristin Cashore; Grave Thief by Tom Lloyd; […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends Tour is coming soon to a bookshop near you!
Celebrating his anticipated return to the First Law universe with a collection of gritty short stories, Sharp Ends (published 26th April) the legendary Joe Abercrombie will be taking part in a series of talk & signing events with some fantastic bookshops (and blogger media partners!) as well as participating in a fantastic day of First […]
Cover Reveal: Sharp Ends by Joe Abercrombie
We are thrilled to able to reveal the stunning cover for Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends. Violence, hope, murder and revenge – it must be the new bestselling, and award-winning, collection from Joe Abercrombie, set in the infamous The First Law Universe! The incredible cover was designed by Laura Brett with map design by Dave Senior. […]
10 Days to Edge-Lit 3!
There seems to be an epidemic of conventions in the UK at the moment. August is simply awash with geeky goodness, with the second Nine Worlds Geekfest taking place at Heathrow from the 8th to the 10th, the International Discworld Convention (the Ankh-Morpork Grand Exhibition) with Manchester standing in for Ankh-Morpork from the 8th until […]
The Heroes at a bargain price
We know a lot of you are big Joe Abercrombie fans, and we think a lot of you would be big Joe Abercrombie fans if, say, you could buy an ebook of his for only 99p and see what all the fuss is about. Wait a minute… That’s right, for one month only, Joe Abercrombie’s […]
Congratulations to our World Fantasy Awards shortlisted authors and artists
Everyone here at Gollancz is thrilled by the announcement of the World Fantasy Awards shortlist, which you can find here. The Gollancz nominees are as follows: Some Kind of Fairy Tale (Graham Joyce) – Best Novel The Emperor’s Soul (Brandon Sanderson) – Best Novella The Skull (part of The Dragon Griaule, published by Gollancz in […]
Congratulations to our Gemmell Awards Shortlisted authors and cover designers
Everyone here at Gollancz is thrilled by the announcement of the Gemmell Awards shortlist, which you can find here. There are three very strong shortlists, with 5 books up for each of the Legend (best novel) and Morningstar (best debut), and six covers up for the Ravenheart (Best Cover). We’re delighted that Joe Abercrombie’s RED […]
Half a King by Joe Abercrombie
Gollancz is pleased to bring you a blog post about the future, from the pen of the talented Joe Abercrombie. In this, as with his ongoing adult publishing with Gollancz, Joe has our complete support. Over to Mr Abercrombie! What does an obsessive workaholic writer do with six months off? Writes a book, of course. […]