Gateway Expands!

We are delighted to announce the addition of some of the world’s finest SF & Fantasy authors to Gateway! As some of you may know, Gateway’s parent company is the Orion Publishing Group. Orion is, in turn, owned by the Hachette UK Group, which also owns Little, Brown, Hodder & Stoughton and Headline publishers, among others. Little, Brown is home to one of the UK’s major SFF imprints, our friends at Orbit, who publish such genre heavyweights as Iain M. Banks, Terry Brooks, David Gemmell, Robert Jordan and Elizabeth Moon – again, among others. Hodder & Stoughton and Headline are…

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Happy Publication Day: November 13th 2014

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. From brand new cases to acclaimed masterworks, to bleak futures and incredible adventures we’ve got some of the best and brightest SF&F to add to you to be read list this week!. Michael G. Coney Gateway Omnibus: From the vaults of the SF Gateway, the most comprehensive digital library of classic SFF titles ever assembled, comes an ideal introduction to one of the major voices of 1970s British SF, the BSFA AWARD-winning Michael G. Coney. This omnibus collection is out now in…

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Happy Birthday, Pat Cadigan

Today we wish a very Happy Birthday to two-time Arthur C. Clarke Award-winning, Hugo Award for Best Novelette-snaffling Queen of Cyberpunk, and all-round SF legend, Pat Cadigan! Pat is the author of numerous outstanding SF novels, such as Synners and Fools – winners of the two aforementioned Arthur C. Clarke Awards – and has been praised by such luminaries as Neil Gaiman, William Gibson and Bruce Sterling. She is also a tireless champion of the genre, in general, and SF Gateway in particular, and has written some lovely and insightful introductions to our SF Masterworks series.     Happy Birthday,…

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Gollancz & SF Gateway: the Hugo Winners

Following our posts celebrating Gollancz and SF Gateway‘s BSFA, Arthur C. Clarke and Nebula Award-winning novels . . . it’s the Hugo Awards! And we’re delighted to say we have a very creditable 30 out of 62 winners, including the first and (for another couple of months, at least) most recent winners. Look: 1953 The Demolished Man, Alfred Bester (SF Masterworks paperback) 1956 Double Star, Robert A. Heinlein (SF Masterworks paperback | SF Gateway eBook) 1958 The Big Time, Fritz Leiber (SF Gateway eBook) 1959 A Case of Conscience, James Blish (SF Masterworks paperback | SF Gateway eBook) 1961 A…

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Joe Haldeman signing

World Fantasy Con 2013 in Brighton is almost upon us, and the great and the good of the genre are on their way to the UK. Which means signings! Lots and lots of signings. We’ll give you some more information about who’s where when in the next few days, but first I wanted to flag up one particular event which I think will be of interest to London-based readers of this blog. Joe Haldeman’s THE FOREVER WAR was chosen, way back in 1999, to be the first SF Masterwork, a remarkable series which is still going strong today. The fact…

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