Finding My Way Into Alifros (Part One)

Gollancz is excited to bring you a week long series of posts celebrating the publication of The Night of the Swarm the final book in the Chathrand Voyage Quartet. To kick off our posts we’ve got a special message from Robert VS Redick.  Publication week! The end of the Voyage! Thoughts and emotions are bursting out of me like magma from the depths. I want to speak to everyone, instantly. To those returning to the tale after Book III, the message is Welcome back and thank you for waiting. For newcomers, it’s Welcome aboard; did you bring your Dramamine? To all…

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The Night of the Swarm & The Chathrand Voyage Quartet — Book Trailer

To mark next week’s publication of the fourth and final novel in Robert V.S. Redick’s superb fantasy series, The Chathrand Voyage, we’ll be running a series of posts and competitions next week. In the meantime though here’s a preview – a trailer which tells you something of what shaped this unique fantasy adventure.

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Gollancz Titles on the Locus Recommended Reading List

Every year, Locus, the magazine of the science fiction & fantasy field, compiles a Recommended Reading List to help readers sort through the vast number of novels, collections, anthologies, stories, etc that are published each year. They’ve just released 2011’s list, which is as good a roadmap through last year’s territory as you’re going to find, and contains a number of items of Gollanczish goodness: SF Novels The Islanders by Christopher Priest Fantasy Novels The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie The Cold Commands by Richard Morgan The River of Shadows by Robert V.S. Redick The Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss…

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Robert V.S. Redick 60 Second Interview

In celebration of the David Gemmell Award long-lists being published, Gollancz is thrilled to be running a series of interviews-in-sixty-seconds with as many long-listed authors as we can get our hands on. Today we’re conversing with Robert V. S. Redick, author of the gripping The Chathrand Voyage Quartet which set sail with The Red Wolf Conspiracy, paused for an adventure with The Rats and the Ruling Sea, battled its way along The River of Shadows(which is shortlisted for the David Gemmell Legend Award for Best Novel) and whose voyage will come to an end this year in the much-anticipated The…

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