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Congratulations to our Locus Awards shortlisted authors!

Gollancz Team: - May 15th, 2017

This weekend we received some wonderful news. Gollancz is delighted to report that six of our authors have been shortlisted for Locus 2017 awards. Please join us in congratulating our authors who are shortlisted for the 2017 Locus Awards.



Best SF Novel 

The Medusa Chronicles by Stephen Baxter and Alastair Reynolds

Take Back the Sky by Greg Bear


Best Horror Novel

The Fireman by Joe Hill


Best YA Novel 

Revenger by Alastair Reynolds


Best Collection 

Sharp Ends by Joe Abercrombie


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Ursula K. Le Guin discusses the literary heroine who inspired her

Gollancz Team: - March 8th, 2016
Author Post, Ursula K Le Guin

We are absolutely thrilled to welcome the incredible Ursula K Le Guin back to the Gollancz Blog to celebrate International Women’s Day as part of our Wonder Women series. We’ve teamed up with our sister websites One Book Lane and W&N to celebrate our literary heroines for #WonderWomen16!  Join us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram to tell us about your heroines for #WonderWomen16.



Why, when asked to write about “a women character who has … More

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Christmas Gifts for YA Readers

Gollancz Team: - December 16th, 2015
Seasonal Posts

Not sure what to buy the YA and crossover readers in your life? Looking for a read that will sweep them off their feet? We’ve got stunning coming-of-age drama, romance, adventure, action and mysteries. Gift them something they’ll really love this Christmas: a great book.


The Death House by Sarah Pinborough

‘Moving and totally involving. I couldn’t put it down.’- Stephen King

A heart-breaking, heart-stopping tale of love, life and death which will take your breath away.

Toby’s life was perfectly normal . … More

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Author of the Week: Ursula K. Le Guin!

Gollancz Team: - November 9th, 2015
Fantasy, SF Gateway, Ursula K Le Guin

Readers of the Gollancz blog should need no introduction to Ursula K. Le Guin. Nor should they need us to tell them how important she is to modern literature – both within genre and without. They certainly shouldn’t need us to tell them that, over a long and distinguished career, she has won a staggering five Hugos, six Nebulas, two World Fantasy Awards, three James Tiptree Jr Memorial … More

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Happy Publication Day 10th September 2015

Gollancz Team: - September 10th, 2015
Book Birthday

We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This week we have a plethora of incredible paperbacks to fill up your to be read shelves. Get ready for out of this world adventures, classic SF and fantasy and some epic new heroes. Wishlists at the ready, start plotting your visit to your local bookshop, library or favourite eTailer now.

The City Stained Red by Sam Sykes– … More

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