Scott Lynch in conversation at FantasyCon 2016 (Scarborough, UK)

For those of you who weren’t able to make it to FantasyCon last weekend we are thrilled to be able to share with you a summary of the brilliant in conversation between between Marcus Gipps (editor at Gollancz) and guest-of-honor Scott Lynch on 24 Sept 2016. The summary was put together by A J Dalton (Gollancz author), audience member.   Marcus Gipps [MG]: So, Scott, when did you start writing? And why fantasy? Scott Lynch [SL]: It was basically laziness. I wasn’t much of a fantasy reader early on in my life – I was reading scifi instead. From the…

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The Gollancz Festival eBook Sale!

To celebrate the Gollancz Festival we’ve slashed our prices on over forty ebooks for one weekend only! That’s right, you’ve got one weekend to take advantage of this incredible offer! Don’t miss your chance to add some of the universe’s very finest SF and Fantasy to your ebook library for just 99p. Pick up stunning new releases like The Fireman or 13 Minutes as well as some of those classic titles you’ve been meaning to read. Be quick, our prices will go back to normal Monday!   New Releases Buy from Kindle iBooks Kobo Sainsburys   Buy from Kindle iBooks…

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An Update from Scott Lynch

Hello, everyone– As you’ve probably noticed, retailers have been doing funny things with pre-orders of THE THORN OF EMBERLAIN, and the reason for that is because, despite all our hopes and the heroic patience of my publishers, we’re not going to make the expected September release date. I am incredibly sorry about this, and I want it to be understood that there’s nobody to blame but me. In addition to the expected obstacles, I severely complicated my life this year by moving. The process of seeking a mortgage, securing a house, and moving across half a continent (although it was…

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Cover Reveal: The 10th Anniversary Editions

We are thrilled to share with you the stunning covers from the 10th Anniversary editions of Joe Abercrombie’s  The Blade Itself, Scott Lynch’s The Lies of Locke Lamora, Brandon Sanderson’s The Final Empire and Tom Lloyd’s The Stormcaller. These beautiful collectible hardback editions will be published to celebrate the 10th anniversary of these landmark fantasy novels. Updated with new introductions from each of the authors, these gorgeous anniversary editions will be out in bookshops and online from the 15th September 2016. The incredible covers were designed by UsNow. Pre-order your copy Pre-order your copy Pre-order your copy Pre-order your copy

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An Update on The Thorn of Emberlain

We’re delighted to announce that publication of Scott Lynch’s brilliant new novel The Thorn of Emberlain has moved to September 2016, to coincide with his appearance as a Guest of Honour at Fantasycon-by-the Sea. September is a the perfect moment for Scott to tour the UK and celebrate the publication of his fourth novel in the Gentleman Bastard sequence, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Locke Lamora, thief, con-man, pirate, political deceiver must take on his most challenging role yet as a soldier . . . A new chapter for Locke and Jean and finally the war…

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