Happy Publication Day to Brandon Sanderson’s Shadows of Self
It’s Thursday and that means it’s publication day and we’ve got an epic publication day planned for you! We would like to wish a very happy publication day to Brandon Sanderson’s incredible Shadows of Self. We can’t wait to share this new Mistborn adventure with you. Return to Mistborn, and join the a hunt for […]
Which Brandon Sanderson Character Are You?
Ever felt like you might be Mistborn? Wondered if a strange star might summon forth your Epic powers? Or would you be more at home with a Shardblade in your hand? Take our quiz and find out which of Brandon Sanderson’s weighty tomes you truly belong in. Share your results either in the comments below […]
Read the first five chapters of Brandon Sanderson’s The Bands of Mourning
We are delighted to share with you the first five chapters of Brandon Sanderson’s new Mistborn novel The Bands of Mourning (available in bookshops and online on the 28th January). Return to the world of Mistborn in a brand new adventure featuring Wax and Wayne in this stunning follow up to Shadows of Self. With […]
Cover Reveal: The Bands of Mourning
We’re delighted to be publishing The Bands Of Mourning, the sensational sixth Mistborn novel from Brandon Sanderson in January. And a new Brandon Sanderson novel means new artwork from the excellent Sam Green. Following on from the wonderfully atmospheric and striking “secret steam engine” cover for The Alloy of Law, and the ornate magical mirror […]
Introducing The Great Mistborn Readalong | #MistbornMondays
We are delighted to welcome Lucy, our Publicity Assistant, to the blog. In addition to being our brilliant Publicity Assistant, Lucy is also the avid blogger, The Book Belle. It recently came to our attention that Lucy hadn’t read the Mistborn series yet. Fear not, because over the next two months Lucy will be reading […]
Cover Reveal: Shadows of Self
We’re delighted to reveal the cover for Brandon Sanderson’s new Mistborn book,Shadows Of Self. As with Alloy Of Law this is a wonderful fantasy with a steampunk feel starring the excellent Wax Ladrian. And as with Alloy of Law, and all of Brandon’s novels we have published, we asked Sam Green to work his particular […]
Announcing the publication date of Mistborn: Shadows of Self!
We’re so excited! You wait not very long at all for a new Brandon Sanderson release date and then two turn up at once! We launched Brandon in the UK with the Mistborn trilogy (The Final Empire, The Well of Ascension and Hero of Ages) so it’s always been a series that’s very close to […]
On the fourth day of Geekmas…
It’s day four of the twelve days of Geekmas and the bundle is already beginning the get very heavy. We’ll be adding another prize into the bundle every day over the next couple of weeks here on the blog, and today we have something pretty spectacular. On the fourth day of Geekmas, Gollancz gave to […]
Steelheart – Chapter 1 extract
Brandon Sanderson is that wonderful thing – a hugely prolific and genuinely original and creative author. Whether writing epic fantasy, tight novellas, whether creating fascinating magic systems or thrilling new worlds, whether pleasing fans of Robert Jordan, or entertaining that most demanding audience of all – children, or pleasing his own growing army of fans […]
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Gollancz acquires new Brandon Sanderson series – STEELHEART is coming!
Gollancz, the SFF imprint of Orion Publishing, has acquired the first YA series from the #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson, it was announced today by Simon Spanton, Deputy Publishing Director. UK & Commonwealth rights were bought from John Richard Parker of the Zeno Literary Agency. Gollancz will publish the first novel, STEELHEART, […]
Brandon Sanderson plans 36-volume fantasy series
Adam Whitehead runs a blog called The Wertzone; justly famous for its fantastically in-depth analysis of various long running genre franchises, whether they be George R.R. Martin or Peter F. Hamilton, on television, in the cinema or on your computer in game form. Who better then than Adam to write about an underlying structure in […]
On the fifth day of Christmas…
. . it’s a great day to review the year that was 2011 – in covers! So, five of the best (in my opinion, anyway): First up has to be the amazing new cover look for Charlaine Harris and the Sookie Stackhouse novels. It’s so bright, especially on gloomy winter days, that it can’t help […]
Brandon Sanderson discusses the back-story behind The Alloy of Law
Curious about the back-story behind The Alloy of Law? We caught up with Brandon Sanderson who told us the story behind the story.
Brandon Sanderson Discusses the inspiration behind The Alloy of Law
Want to know the inspiration behind The Alloy of Law? Curious about the latest Mistborn book? We thought so. We recently asked Brandon Sanderson to tell us a little bit about the inspiration behind The Alloy of Law.
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