Exclusive Interview with Peter Higgins

We are delighted to welcome Peter Higgins back to the Gollancz Blog for a special interview. Peter Higgins is the author of the forthcoming Wolfhound Empire. Find out what books Peter has been reading recently, his favourite author, his writing rituals, most recommended book and much more! Who is your favourite author? David Bowie. Jack Kirby. Robert Holdstock. Hidetaka Miyazaki. Susan Cooper. Joan Aiken. Graham Sutherland. Peter Redgrove. Ted Hughes. T S Eliot. Dylan Thomas. Angela Carter. Joyce Carol Oates. Charles Dickens. Tolstoy. Ivon Hitchens. Scott Walker. That’s today’s list. Tomorrow’s might be different. At the moment, the current writers…

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Cover Reveal: Wolfhound Empire

We’re delighted to reveal the cover for Peter Higgins’ incredible Wolfhound Empire, which is adorned with an illustration by the ridiculously talented Jeffrey Alan Love. This omnibus edition contains all three books in the trilogy – Wolfhound Century, Truth and Fear and Radiant State. Set in the Vlast, a superbly imagined ‘other’ Russia, between these pages you’ll find an epic land of trackless forest, sentient rain and powers deep in the Earth… Inspector Vissarion Lom is summoned to the great capital city of Mirgorod to catch the terrorist Josef Kantor. He’s been chosen because he’s an outsider, impartial to the…

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Happy Publication Day 10th March 2016

We’d like to wish a very happy publication day to three incredible paperbacks. Return to the stunning world of Radiant State, escape for another epic adventure with Kenstibec and get lost in the latest collection of Witcher tales. Wish lists at the ready, here’s your excuse to visit your favourite bookshop, library or eTailer. Steeple by Jon Wallace– The follow-up to the acclaimed Barricade  this a brilliant short, sharp and kinetic SF thriller. Kenstibec is a Ficial – a genetically engineered artificial life form; tough, skilled, hard to kill. Or at least he was. He’s lost the nanotech that constantly…

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Happy Publication Day 21st May 2015

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This week’s new titles feature the stunning conclusion to the Wolfhound Century novels, the return of the Witcher and the brand new novel in M.D. Lachlan’s epic Norse saga. SFF fans, we’ve got a plethora of unmissible books to pick up or download from your local bookshop, library or from your preferred e-tailer. Sword of Destiny by Andrzej Sapkowski:  This collection of stories set in the world of Geralt the Witcher introduces some of the most loved characters from this universe. A must-read…

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The Wolfhound Century Trilogy a Guest Post by Peter Higgins

We are delighted to welcome Peter Higgins back to the Gollancz Blog for a special post on his Wolfhound Century trilogy.  It’s only now all three books are done and out there, they’ve got away from me, that I can tell the story whole. When you’re face is pressed up close against what you’re doing, you think you know what it is but the big finished picture still surprises. The Wolfhound Century trilogy is about a city in the west and an endless forest in the east, and the vast continent between them. The forest is all tangle and possibility,…

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