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 – not your editor at your publishing company, obviously (that would see you in jail). No, I’m talking about the only kind of murder that doesn’t…

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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 from slavery but he may have started a war – one in which he is hopelessly overmatched – and his wits and…

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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: 1)      Check out an incredible new take on time travel 2)      This is a road trip – and a rescue mission – like no other 3)      An adventure that spans hundreds of thousands of miles 4)      Unique characters with grit, determination, hope – and some with somewhat darker motives 5)      It’s…

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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 you missed our first chapter reveal last week you can catch up with the first first extract below. If you’ve already read the first chapter we’ve…

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In Dark Service: Chapter One

In Dark Service- preorder nowHappy Friday, Gollancz Blog Readers! We’re delighted to share with you the first chapter of Stephen Hunt’s incredible novel In Dark Service. In Dark Service is our book of the month and Gollancz Geeks title for May so you will be hearing a lot more about it over the next few weeks. In Dark Service is also one of our 2014 Gollancz Debuts so you can preorder your copy now for just £1.99! Be quick bcause our price crash ends on the 23rd May!

But, what is In Dark Service about? We thought you might ask that . . .

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