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Gollancz Acquire Steven Erikson’s Rejoice, A Knife to the Heart

Gollancz is thrilled to announce the acquisition of Rejoice, A Knife to the Heart, a new science fiction novel from bestselling fantasy author Steven Erikson. Gollancz Commissioning Editor, Marcus Gipps, bought the rights from Caspian Dennis at Abner Stein on behalf of Howard Morhaim of the Morhaim Literary Agency. The deal is for World excluding North America and includes audio and translation rights. North American rights have sold to Promontory Press. Rejoice, A Knife to the Heart tells the story of the Intervention, which begins when Samantha August, science fiction writer, disappears into a beam of light, apparently from a…

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Cover Reveal: Twice Bitten

We are delighted to be able to reveal the cover for the thrilling, witty and oh-so-sexy Twice Bitten, the next book in Lynsay Sands’ New York Times bestselling Argenau vampire series . . For someone who’s been around for over a hundred and forty years, immortal Elspeth Argeneau hasn’t done a whole lot of living. Now that she’s moved away from her controlling mother, she’s tracking down rogue vampires and enjoying some overdue freedom. A fling would be fun. A life mate can wait. Yet to Elspeth’s surprise, her landlady’s hot grandson checks both boxes. Wyatt fell instantly in love with Elspeth four years…

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Happy Publication Day 5th October 2017!

It’s publication day! We’ve got pulse-pounding Sf action, a short story collection from the master of modern fantasy, a tale exploring another version of London and time-travel romance! Whatever you read, one of these books will transport you away from our world and into another…   The Bastard Legion by Gavin Smith Four hundred years in the future, the most dangerous criminals are kept in suspended animation aboard prison ships and “rehabilitated” in a shared virtual reality environment. But Miska Corbin, a thief and hacker with a background in black ops, has stolen one of these ships, the Hangman’s Daughter,…

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Stories of the Frontier a guest post by Ed McDonald

“In science fiction, we’re always searching for new frontiers. We’re drawn to the unknown.” – Ridley Scott There is something primal and timeless within us when it comes to borderlands. They may be physical divides – a wall, an ocean, a gulf of empty space – or they can be lines drawn across maps by men in suits. They can be brief areas of no-man’s land, or they can be vast expanses of endless plain. But whatever they are, the frontier is a place where stories happen. The old west, a place of lawlessness, where eager pioneers have moved far…

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Cover Reveal: Seventh Decimate

We’re delighted to reveal the cover for the forthcoming new novel by one of the masters of the fantasy genre, Stephen Donaldson. It’s been over twenty years since he started a brand new series, and this punchy tale of one prince fighting for his country’s survival is a perfect reminder of how influential a writer he is. And if you’ve never read any Donaldson before, this is the perfect starting point!   The war between Amika and Belleger has raged for generations. Its roots lie in the distant past, beyond memory. Sorcerers from both sides rain destruction down on the…

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