Dark Forge: Miles Cameron on Fantasy
That’s me mounted on Jack, commanding a reenactment army of about 1000 18th century re-enactors in 2010. Why am I telling you this? Because even when I write fantasy, I’m trying to convey a sense of authentic experience. And in many cases, it’s reenacting experience that allows me to dive into the details that make […]
Happy Publication Day, 24th January 2019!
Goodbye Christmas, goodbye New Year, hello February. We’re already all the way through January and can hardly believe it. Another thing we can hardly believe is what an excellent trio of books we have releasing today! Have a read below, we have something for everyone with three very different books on offer: Dark Forge, Miles […]
Happy Publication Day, 10th January 2019!
Happy new year one and all. We’re gearing up for great 2019 at Gollancz Towers and are absolutely raring to go! To kick things off, we have a bumper haul of titles releasing today. Scroll on down to check out what you can find now in bookshops! Before Mars, Emma Newman Acclaimed author Emma Newman […]
Cover Reveal: Dark Forge by Miles Cameron
Miles Cameron fans rejoice! For today we reveal the cover of the second book in his Masters & Mages series: Dark Forge. Continuing in the style of book one, Orion’s very own Tomas Almeida has produced another stunning cover, including an illustration by Miguel Coimbra. I’m sure everyone will agree that it’s going to look […]
Gemmell Award Shortlisting
Fantastic news everyone – as you might have seen, we have a whole host of authors and artists up for awards at the Gemmells, which take place on the 14th of July this year. This is definitely worth a song and a dance, so feast your eyes upon the delightful covers up for the Ravenheart […]
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: The Plague of Swords
We are delighted to reveal the cover for Miles Cameron’s stunning new adventure The Plague of Swords. The Red Knight returns for an epic quest that will change everything. Featuring incredible cover artwork from Kerem Beyit, get ready to go on another journey with the Red Knight. ONE ENEMY HAS FALLEN A GREATER ONE REMAINS […]
Cover Reveal: The Dread Wyrm
We are delighted to be able to reveal the stunning cover for The Dread Wyrm the brand new adventure in Miles Cameron’s thrilling fantasy series. Wonder what’s in store for the Red Knight next? SOME ARE BORN TO POWER SOME SEIZE IT AND SOME HAVE THE WISDOM NEVER TO WIELD IT The Red Knight has […]
Team Gollancz Friday Reads
Here’s what Team Gollancz will be reading over the weekend . . . Sophie – The Name of the Wind Marcus – Moon’s Artifice Darren – The Unreal & the Real Harriet – The Subtle Knife Emily – Archangel’s Shadows Gillian – The Fell Sword Simon – The Ghosts of Heaven Jen – Clariel Charlie – The […]
CHRISTIAN CAMERON REVEALS FANTASY-FICTION PEN NAME
Gollancz are delighted to officially reveal that Miles Cameron, author of the Traitor Son Cycle, is a pen name for the critically acclaimed author of historical fiction, Christian Cameron, best-known for his on-going historical fiction series Tyrant. Christian Cameron is a Canadian novelist, who was educated and trained as both an historian and a former career officer in the US Navy. A re-enactor, […]
2014: The Conclusions
We’re still celebrating the new year at Gollancz, and all the glorious books we have coming in 2014. Today we’re talking about some favourite Gollancz series that are concluding, in fabulous, gripping and sometimes heart-breaking style this year. Ultima, by the wonderful Stephen Baxter, concludes the space-exploration dulogy he began with Proxima. Our galaxy is […]
The Red Knight: A Thorn in their side, and a competition!
Today we have both an extract and a competition! On Friday, we met the Wild, which proved its bite is even sharper than its bark, and today we have one last pivotal, character to introduce. His name is Thorn, he has set the board for a game against man, and now the pieces are moving… […]
The Red Knight: get ready for something Wild…
So far this week we’ve met the Company, The Red Knight, The Abbess and the novice Amicia . . . now it’s the Wild’s turn. It’s the great force which used to control the land, the creatures which roamed free until man came and changed the landscape. Today we have a glimpse into the relationship […]
The Red Knight: the toughest Abbess in fantasy is here!
The world has been described, the battle with the Wild has begun . . . today, meet one of the toughest characters in The Red Knight. Not the knight himself, but the fabulous Abbess. Tough as nails and smart as a tack, she’s the fantasy equivalent of James Bond’s M – with the one-liners and […]
The Red Knight: a nun, many bodies, and a mystery to solve…
Yesterday we met the Company, today we’re giving you a sneak peek into the world of trouble they find waiting for them. It’s a land torn by civil war and a constant fight against the (awesome) creatures of the Wild, and this is just the very beginning of what they can do. Not just magic, […]