An open letter to The Bookseller
Last week The Bookseller ran an obituary marking the passing of our former owner Livia Gollancz and praising the contribution she and her father, founder Victor Gollancz, made to publishing and their ethos and approach to the business. Sadly their opening remarks were less generous. Having taken time to consider and discuss this over the […]Read More
Happy Publication Day! 26th April 2018
It’s mmp publication day, and today we have one of the Financial Times’ best books of 2017 for your delight, entertainment, and enjoyment, by none other than C. Robert Cargill, acclaimed screenwriter of Marvel’s Doctor Strange! Sea of Rust – C. Robert Cargill An action-packed post-apocalyptic thriller from the critically acclaimed author, screenwriter, […]Read More
Gemmell Award Shortlisting
Fantastic news everyone – as you might have seen, we have a whole host of authors and artists up for awards at the Gemmells, which take place on the 14th of July this year. This is definitely worth a song and a dance, so feast your eyes upon the delightful covers up for the Ravenheart […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Master of Sorrows
Something shiny and new to share today! Shiny is definitely the right word – feast your eyes on the image below! This is the cover – designed by the wonderful Patrick Knowles – for our brand new fantasy novel Master of Sorrows by Justin Call, the stunning coming-of-age adventure of fantasy’s most compelling antihero . . . […]Read More
Happy Publication Day: 19th April 2018!
It’s Thursday, and that means it’s another publication day where we release two SF gems into the wild! Read on below for a taste of these new fantastic reads . . . Before Mars – Emma Newman Acclaimed author Emma Newman returns to the captivating Planetfall universe with a standalone dark tale of a […]Read More
Cover Reveal: We Are Where The Nightmares Go by C. Robert Cargill
Hello everyone! We are delighted to reveal the cover for C. Robert Cargill’s latest work, We Are Where the Nightmares Go. This is a brand new book from the critically acclaimed screenwriter of Marvel’s Dr. Strange, and the author of Sea of Rust and Queen of the Dark Things. This time Cargill brings us a hair-raising collection of short […]Read More
Publication Day: SJ Morden’s One Way
Tee minus zero days until lift off. We have a brand new SF thriller for you, in the shape of SJ Morden’s One Way! A murder mystery set on the frozen red wastes of Mars. Eight astronauts. One killer. No way home. +++ WE STAND AT THE DAWN OF A NEW ERA Frank Kittridge is serving life […]Read More
Acquisition Announcement: Sanctuary by V.V. James
Gollancz acquires World rights to Sanctuary by V.V. James Rachel Winterbottom, Commissioning Editor at Gollancz, bought World rights for Sanctuary by V.V. James in a two-book deal from Robert Kirby at United Agents. Publishing spring 2019, Sanctuary is a small-town murder mystery about four women with a dark secret who find themselves at the centre of […]Read More
Happy Publication Day: 5th April 2018!
It’s paperback publication day over here near the sunny Thames, and we’re delighted to announce the release of these wonderful novels! Runelight – Joanne Harris The next gripping tale of magic, adventure and Norse mythology from the Sunday Times bestselling author of Chocolat and The Gospel of Loki. A chilling prophecy from the […]Read More
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; […]Read More
Happy Publication Day to Twice Bitten!
We’re feeling hot under the collar this morning, as a perennial favourite returns to our shelves with another thrilling romance. Twice Bitten – Lynsay Sands New York Times bestselling author Lynsay Sands returns with another fun, sexy romance featuring the Argeneau vampires. For someone who’s been around for over a hundred and forty years, immortal […]Read More
Gollancz acquires novel version of THE QUANDERHORN XPERIMENTATIONS
Marcus Gipps, Gollancz Commissioning Editor, has acquired World All Language rights to a new novel from Red Dwarf co-creator Rob Grant and 2point4children creator Andrew Marshall. THE QUANDERHORN XPERIMENTATIONS is a full length novel springing and expanded from the soon-to-be-broadcast six-part Radio 4 series of the same name. The series will be broadcast alongside […]Read More
An Update on Open Submissions
Hi everybody, Thanks so much for sending in your submissions, it’s incredibly exciting to think we could find something amazing in the material we’ve received. We just wanted to update everyone that we are diligently working our way through the books we’ve received over the past few months, and that we read each and every […]Read More
Happy Publication Day to A Veil of Spears!
Publication day is here! And we have a very exciting new release for you to sink your teeth into. Veil of Spears – Bradley Beaulieu Third in the epic new fantasy series of mystery, prophecy and death within the ancient walled city of the Twelve Kings . . . The Night of Endless Swords nearly […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Empire of Silence
We’re delighted to share the fantastic cover for Empire of Silence by Christopher Ruocchio. Empire of Silence is the debut from a bold and brilliant new voice in the genre. This is Dune meets The Name of the Wind in the biggest SF debut of 2018. This stunning cover was designed by Patrick Knowles. Meet […]Read More