On the Twelfth Day of Geekmas . . .
On the twelfth day of Christmas . . . oh, look: ‘twelfth’ has the word ‘elf’ in it! Hmm. Like a mountain made of mashed potato, this means something . . . Or, you know, not. In any event, let’s not spend another post dwelling on numbers and travelling off on completely irrelevant, illogical tangents […]Read More
On the Eleventh Day of Geekmas . . .
I have a confession to make. It’s got absolutely nothing to do with Christmas or this series of Geekmas posts, but they say it’s good for the soul, so I’m forging on regardless (I might as well do something that doesn’t shunt me another few feet towards eternal damnation). So, my confession is this: I […]Read More
On the tenth day of Geekmas…
It’s the tenth day of Christmas, but I can’t quote the traditional song as that would give away the answer to the really quite tricky competition question. So fill in the gaps yourselves. Anyway, on the tenth day of Christmas we’re celebrating The Michael Moorcock Collection, our herculean effort to reprint all of Mike’s genre […]Read More
On the ninth day of Geekmas…
It’s day nine of our bumper Christmas giveaway, in which we’ve been adding to Santa’s haul every day to give you the chance to win the ultimate Gollancz collection. We’ve also been running daily competitions over on Twitter for some smaller prizes, so don’t forget to keep an eye on @Gollancz! On the ninth day […]Read More
On the seventh day of Geekmas…
As we creep ever closer to Christmas, it’s time for another addition to the 12 Days of Geekmas bundle! On the seventh day of Geekmas, Gollancz gave to me… 7 Guild Hunter tales A firm favourite with our Gollancz Dark Fantasy community, the Guild Hunter Series from Nalini Singh is a dark fantasy series in […]Read More
On the sixth day of Geekmas . . .
Happy Monday! It’s certainly starting to feel Christmassy here in Gollancz Towers. Welcome to Day 6 of our 12 Days of Geekmas giveaway! On the sixth day of Geekmas, Gollancz gave to me . . . 6 Twilight Reign adventures One of the most ambitious and beautifully realized fantasy sagas in decades is our latest […]Read More
On the fifth day of Geekmas…
It’s day five of our Geekmas giveaway and we’re adding five fierce proofs to our bundle. With 2014 quickly approaching we’ve got some incredibly exciting titles to share with you. And what better way to share them then to add them to our bundle. Over the first five months of 2014 we’ve got the gospel […]Read More
On the fourth day of Geekmas…
It’s day four of the twelve days of Geekmas and the bundle is already beginning the get very heavy. We’ll be adding another prize into the bundle every day over the next couple of weeks here on the blog, and today we have something pretty spectacular. On the fourth day of Geekmas, Gollancz gave to […]Read More
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 […]Read More
On the second day of Geekmas . . .
Welcome back Gollancz Blog readers! Did you enjoy our slay-tacular first read? Today we’re adding two fiercely festive reads to our bundle. But, that’s not all! Because this is the season of giving, we’ll be giving you a chance to win copies of our books of the day on twitter as well! Visit @Gollancz for details of […]Read More
On the first day of Geekmas Gollancz gave to me . . .
Hark! What’s that we hear? Could it be the sound of our readers sighing as we announce our 12 Days of Geekmas (#12daysofGeekmas) here on the Gollancz blog? Over the next two and a half weeks we’ll be running an epic countdown to Christmas (or, at least, of our last days in the office before Christmas).
Check back here every day, as we reveal which book we’re adding our fabulous office book tree, and fill in the form below for you chance to win ALL of the featured books in one stunning Christmas bundle.
But, that’s not all! Because this is the season of giving, we’ll be giving you a chance to win a copy of our book of the day on twitter as well! Visit @Gollancz for details on the daily giveaway; today we have two unsigned copies of the special Christmas edition of Joe Hill’s NOS4R2 to be won.
On the first day of Geekmas Gollancz gave to me . . .Read More
Christmas reads: part one
This Xmas, I’m spending some time away from the office in a lovely house in the Lake District with my partner’s family, where I shall be, let’s be honest, a bit bored. So what better plan than to do what I normally do all of the time anyway, and read some genre stuff? I’m going […]Read More
Book presents for book lovers
As it is the time to give lovely things to the lovely people in your life, Gillian has come up with the ultimate gift guide for book lovers… 1) I fell in love with this book the moment I saw it. Red leather, gold-edged pages, gold foil on the cover, and containing all seven novels […]Read More
On the twelfth day of Christmas…
This is it! The last day of Christmas . . . twelfth night, by which we’re all back at work, and the Christmas decorations are coming down. It’s a tough day . . . so let’s recapture a little bit of our Christmas cheer with a recap of the past twelve days! On the first […]Read More
On the eleventh day of Christmas…
Yesterday we looked at three great debuts and three familiar faces with new projects in the genre – today we’re celebrating six fantastic genre novels which are all part of brilliant series (if you’ve missed them: where have you been?!) coming to a bookshelf near you!* Trinity Moon, by Elspeth Cooper. This brilliant series kicked […]Read More