Cover Reveal: New Collectible Hardbacks
We’re over the moon to share a fantastic array of covers with you today! A host of firm favourites are getting brand new collectible hardback editions, including Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss; Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson; Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie; Graceling by Kristin Cashore; Grave Thief by Tom Lloyd; […]
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 […]
Gateway Essentials: Fritz Leiber
It is a well-established article of faith that if you love modern epic or high fantasy, then you acknowledge a debt to J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Lord of the Rings. But what if your tastes run more to heroic fantasy or sword-and-sorcery? Or contemporary fantasy or urban fantasy? To which antecedents do you tip your hat […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Team Gollancz Friday Reads
This weekend Team Gollancz are reading a delightfully eclectic selection.. Sophie – Rawblood by Catriona Ward Graeme – Pump Six by Paolo Bacigalupi Amy – Poseidon’s Wake by Alastair Reynolds Jen –All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven Darren – Bill The Galactic Hero by Harry Harrison Simon – A History of Ancient Britain by Neil Oliver Marcus […]
Cover Reveal: The Thorn of Emberlain
You can imagine how excited we are to be revealing this particular cover. Yes! We’re looking to publish The Thorn of Emberlain before the end of 2015. We have sat on the secret of its dramatic plot turn for some long while and on this stunning image from Alejandro Colucci while Scott took a look […]
Announcing the Gollancz Festival Digital Schedule!
Gollancz is delighted to announce our Digital Panel line up for the Gollancz Festival. Our Digital Panels will be taking place ahead of the event at Waterstones Piccadilly on the 13th August 2014. We’ve still got a few secret events up our sleeves, but there are so many brilliant things going on that we couldn’t […]
The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch
Simon Spanton tells us why we should all go and buy The Republic of Thieves paperback, and why B format is his personal favourite… Hearty congratulations to Scott Lynch on the mass market paperback publication of his awesome Gentleman Bastard novel The Republic of Thieves. Here’s your chance to catch up on the adventures of […]
Please take a moment to vote!
Gollancz is delighted to share some news about award nominations! 70,000 people voted to put together a fantastic shortlist for the David Gemmell Legend awards this year and now it’s up to all of YOU to choose the best of the lot in time for the glittering awards ceremony on Friday the 13th June. We […]
On the third day of Geekmas…
It’s day three of the twelve days of Geekmas and the gifts are growing ever more fruitful. We’ll be adding another prize into the bundle every day over the next couple of weeks here on the blog, but you can also win a daily prize over on Twitter by following @Gollancz and doing what Simon […]
Congratulations to our Goodreads Choice Awards shortlisted authors
Everyone here at Gollancz is thrilled by the announcement of this year’s Goodreads Choice Awards shortlist, which you can find here. The Gollancz nominees are as follows: The Republic of Thieves (Scott Lynch) – Best Fantasy Novel House Rules (Chloe Neill) – Best Paranormal Fantasy Novel NOS4R2 (Joe Hill) – Best Horror Novel Steelheart (Brandon Sanderson) – […]
A signing for the ages . . .
Last night we hosted a magnificent signing at Forbidden Planet London with our bestselling and very cuddly authors Patrick Rothfuss and Scott Lynch. We knew it was going to be big, but we didn’t know how big… We arrived at around 5.15 to sign some preorders and meet with the staff. It should have been […]