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Stephen Hunt

Stephen Hunt

Stephen Hunt was recently welcomed to the Gollancz list. He is the author of the fantasy series, The Far-Called trilogy. The first novel is called In Dark Service.

Stephen also runs the SF Crowsnest news and reviews site. You can also follow the site on Twitter @SFcrowsnest.

Find out more about Stephen on his website, his blog or on Twitter @s_hunt_author.

Gollancz Friday Reads

Good morning! Today Team Gollancz are daydreaming about their weekend reads, and who can blame them with this line up?

Emily – Foul Tide’s Turning by Stephen Hunt

Jen – Cleo by Lucy Coats

Charlie – The Word Exchange by Alena Graedon

Amy – Clariel by Garth Nix

Darren – Stand On Zanzibar by  John Brunner

Simon – The Complete Western Stories by Elmore Leonard

Gillian – S.N.U.F.F by Victor Pelevin


What are … More

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Getting Away with Murder: A Guest Post by Stephen Hunt

We are delighted to share with you a guest post from Stephen Hunt, author of the forthcoming Foul Tide’s Turning (in bookshops and online Thursday) about . . . well, getting away with ficitonal murder. Are any characters safe? Stephen Hunt discusses the problem of whether to kill or not kill your fictional characters. 

One of the many issues that an author faces is the perennial problem of killing off the ones you love … More

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Cover Reveal: Foul Tides Turning

We’re thrilled to share a brilliant new cover with you, for Foul Tides Turning, the second book in Stephen Hunt’s amazing Far Called adventure series. Picking up the adventure from In Dark Service (‘The ultimate test of a fantasy novel is whether you want to read further volumes, and In Dark Service succeeds magnificently’ – SFX ), this is one story you won’t want to miss!

And here’s a little teaser to whet your appetite!

Jacob Carnehan rescued his son … More

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Five Reasons Why You Should Be Reading IN DARK SERVICE Right Now!


Today is your last day to download the e-book copy of the incredible In Dark Service for just £1.99. In addtion to sharing the first three chapters with you here on the blog we’re also sharing the 5 reasons why you need to download this book right now:


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In Dark Service: Chapter Two

Happy Publication Day to In Dark Service! The incredible  In Dark Service by Stephen Hunt is our book of the month and this month’s Gollancz Geeks title. You can download your e-book copy of In Dark Service for £1.99, but be quick our promotion ends on the 22nd May 2014.

Today, we’re delighted to bring you another sneak peek into the world of the Far-Called Series. Return to the world of the Carnehan family. If … More

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