Exciting Acquisition News: TERRY PRATCHETT’S DISCWORLD IMAGINARIUM
We are so delighted to announce an incredibly exciting acquisition to the world – TERRY PRATCHETT’S DISCWORLD IMAGINARIUM, a stunning portfolio of illustrations from the brush of renowned Discworld artist, Paul Kidby! Sir Terry Pratchett himself once said that Kidby’s art is ‘the closest anyone’s got to how I see the characters’. If Terry Pratchett’s […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 27th July 2017
Today is a very good day, although also a very difficult day. How do you choose between such brilliant books? Blackwing by Ed McDonald You think you know Misery? You’ve not seen anything yet . . . The republic faces annihilation, despite the vigilance of Galharrow’s Blackwings. When a raven tattoo rips itself from his […]Read More
Welcome to The Inspector Dreyfuss Emergencies
We’re delighted to reveal a stunning new look – and new novel! – for Alastair Reynolds. Welcome to The Inspector Dreyfuss Emergencies. Sharp-eyed readers will already have noticed that there’s something familiar about AURORA RISING – and quite rightly. This is the novel originally published as THE PREFECT, and it’s returning to the shelves of […]Read More
HARDBACK COVER REVEAL: THE LAST NAMSARA
Welcome to a world where stories can be as deadly as poison, and falling in love can get you killed. YA fantasy debut THE LAST NAMSARA by Kristen Ciccarelli is a heart-soaring, brilliant coming-of-age story about courage, loyalty and star-crossed love, set in a kingdom that trembles on the edge of war. It also features […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 13th July 2017!
It’s publication day once again! We have some brilliant paperback titles, including a remarkable collection of short stories from one of our greatest science-fiction authors, Stephen Baxter, as well Beaulieu’s prequel to his highly acclaimed Twelve Kings. PC Grant makes a return in Aaronovitch’s bestselling series, and the perfect introduction to the wonderful worlds of […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 15th June 2017!
It’s publication day! Get your hands on these brilliant new releases from Stephen Baxter, Elizabeth May, and Nalini Singh, as well paperbacks from the incredible Alastair Reynolds, Stephen Donaldson, and Edward Cox. Xeelee: Vengeance by Stephen Baxter One of the world’s bestselling science fiction authors returns to the series which made his name. The […]Read More
The Entire Works of David Gemmell are Coming to Audio for the First Time!
Orion Audio and Hachette Audio have jointly acquired world audio rights from Anna Carmichael and Ben Fowler at Abner Stein (on behalf of the Howard Morhaim Literary Agency) for the full works of fantasy legend, David Gemmell. A perennial Sunday Times bestseller, Gemmell was a staple of the UK fantasy scene until his untimely death […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 8th June 2017
It’s publication day! We are incredibly excited to announce a classic addition to the Masterworks list from one of the greatest science fiction writers of them all, H. G. Wells, as well as all the stories set in award-winning author Ursula K. Le Guin’s fictional European nation of Orsinia, gathered together for the first time […]Read More
Science Fiction Science: A Report From the Front Lines of SETI
We are thrilled to welcome Alex Lamb back to the Gollancz blog for a very special guest post. Alex is the author of the Robotoeer trilgoy (Roboteer, Nemesis, Exodus). Today, Alex takes us behind the scenes of the SETI project and talks about the real life science that influences his fiction. We science fiction writers […]Read More
Cover Reveal: THE SMOKE
Behold this gorgeous cover! Simon Ings’ latest SF novel The Smoke is about love, loss and loneliness in the capital city. So it’s the perfect thing to read on your commute, wherever your travels might be taking you. From the acclaimed writer of Wolves, The Smoke is an incredibly beautiful piece of writing. Prepare to […]Read More
Read an exclusive extract from Ed McDonald’s BLACKWING!
We are thrilled to share with you an exclusive extract from Ed McDonald’s debut novel, Blackwing. Out in bookshops on the 27th July, Blackwing will be the book everyone is talking about this summer. The republic faces annihilation, despite the vigilance of Galharrow’s Blackwings. When a raven tattoo rips itself from his arm to deliver […]Read More
Proof Cover Reveal: THE LAST NAMSARA!
We are ridiculously delighted to reveal the truly gorgeous proof coverr for Kristen Ciccarelli’s mind-blowing amazing YA fantasy debut, THE LAST NAMSARA, which has been designed by the incredibly talented Dan Smith at Bionic graphics. This is a novel that will squeeze your heart into pieces while simultaneously making it grow three times as big. […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 18th May 2017!
It’s a very special publication day for us as we get to bring you a never-before-seen novel from the legendary David Gemmell! Not only that, we’ve got two excellent science fiction novels from Justina Robson and Alex Lamb out in trade along with two fantastic paperbacks from Alastair Reynolds and James Barclay. Rhyming Rings […]Read More
Congratulations to our Locus Awards shortlisted authors!
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 […]Read More
We are interrupting your broadcast for a special announcement: Joe Hill’s Strange Weather
Strange Weather: a new collection of Joe Hill short novels from Gollancz Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of UK & Commonwealth rights including audio to STRANGE WEATHER, a collection of four creepy and powerful novellas from Joe Hill, bestselling author of THE FIREMAN. Gollancz commissioning editor Marcus Gipps bought the rights to STRANGE […]Read More