Test Your Knowledge in the #GollanczFest Connecting Wall Quiz

Many of you have probably seen the BBC puzzle programme Only Connect, and lost countless hours yelling out answers at the television screen. But if you’re anything like us you’ve probably also spent some time lamenting the fact that so few of the puzzles are . . . how do we put this? . . . SFF Geek-friendly. Well, lament no more!  Thanks to the excellent Puzzgrid site, we’ve been able to compile our own SF-centric grid for your solving pleasure! Just to recap: sixteen clues are arranged at random in a 4-by-4 grid. Your first task is to identify…

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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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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 or on Twitter and Instagram using #GollanczFest by 23.59 BST on the 18th September 2016 to be entered to win a copy of the Gollancz Anniversary editions of The Final Empire. For full terms and conditions of our giveaway visit: http://bit.ly/18tNWjB

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The Gollancz SF Masterwork Quiz – Answers and Winners!

Last week, in honour of University Challenge asking a series of questions based on the covers of some of the SF Masterworks series, I set a little test. 30 questions about the Masterworks line, ranging from easy to quite hard. Three people got 30 out of 30, which makes me suspect the dread hand of google, but that’s what happens when you put a quiz on the internet! So the winners have been notified, and many thanks for all of the submissions. Without further ado, here are the answers: Missing Words. 1) The Moon is a Harsh MISTRESS 2) More…

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