Congratulations to our Locus Awards shortlisted authors!

This weekend we received some wonderful news. Gollancz is delighted to report that six of our authors have been shortlisted for Locus 2017 awards. Please join us in congratulating our authors who are shortlisted for the 2017 Locus Awards.     Best SF Novel  The Medusa Chronicles by Stephen Baxter and Alastair Reynolds Take Back the Sky by Greg Bear   Best Horror Novel The Fireman by Joe Hill   Best YA Novel  Revenger by Alastair Reynolds   Best Collection  Sharp Ends by Joe Abercrombie Beyond the Aquila Rift by Alastair Reynolds Orsinia by Ursula le Guin   We are…

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We are interrupting your broadcast for a special announcement: Joe Hill’s Strange Weather

Strange Weather: a new collection of Joe Hill short novels from Gollancz Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of UK & Commonwealth rights including audio to STRANGE WEATHER, a collection of four creepy and powerful novellas from Joe Hill, bestselling author of THE FIREMAN. Gollancz commissioning editor Marcus Gipps bought the rights to STRANGE WEATHER from Laurel Choate at The Choate Agency, with Jennifer Brehl at William Morrow acquiring for the US. Joe Hill said: “I’m a fan of the slim, heart-punch novel that can be read in a single sitting: On Chesil Beach, Sense of an Ending, Heart…

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Happy Publication Day 4th May 2017!

The Fourth is very much with us this week as we are so very excited to release Joe Hill’s THE FIREMAN into the world. You loved it in hardback, now you can love it in paperback! If you’ve been living underground for the past year here is a recap on this EPIC thriller. Nobody knew where the virus came from. FOX News said it had been set loose by ISIS, using spores that had been invented by the Russians in the 1980s. MSNBC claimed it might’ve been created by engineers at Halliburton and stolen by Christians fixated on the Book of…

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Cover Reveal: The Fireman

It’s Bonfire Night and boy do we have a treat for you. We are celebrating by sharing with you the stunning paperback cover for Joe Hill’s The Fireman. The Fireman was one of the most talked about book of the summer. But don’t take our word for it .  .  . “Clever, gripping and packs a hell of a punch”- Joanne Harris “Ominously superb” – Nick Harkaway “Joe Hill is a master storyteller” – Lauren Beukes “A contender for book of the year”- Sarah Pinborough “This book is incredible” – Lev Grossman Feast your eyes on the stunning cover below…

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Which Joe Hill book should you read?

Not sure where to start with the incredible works of Joe Hill? Don’t worry, once you’ve taken our quiz you’ll know exactly which Joe Hill book you should be reading right now. hare your results either in the comments below or on Twitter and Instagram using #GollanczFest by 23.59 BST on the 18th September 2016 to be entered to win a signed copy of The Fireman and a Camp Wyndham t-shirt. For full terms and conditions of our giveaway visit: http://bit.ly/18tNWjB

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