Happy Publication Day: 19th September 2019!
A truly epic publication day today — we have offerings from some titans of SFF, and a sneaky ICYMI for a title which published on Tuesday. All we can really say is that we’re spoilt for choice! Take your pick of these, you won’t go wrong. Skyward, Brandon Sanderson From Brandon Sanderson, the #1 New […]Read More
Joe Abercrombie: A Little Tour Schedule
Attention, everyone! We have news of the utmost import to announce. Joe Abercrombie, Lord Grimdark himself, will soon be touring the land and taking in such storied sites as Glasgow, Bath and London. From 15th September until the 21st, make your way to one of these establishments and grasp the opportunity to have your copy […]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 9th February 2017!
Welcome to another publication day! It’s time to visit the mysterious deserts of Sharakai where the shifting sands betray the unwary and Çeda continues her quest for vengeance against the godlike kings . . . while for all of you who like your books a bit more portable we’ve got some fantastic titles out in […]Read More
From the Archives: Joe Abercrombie on Fritz Leiber
So, you may have noticed a certain amount of Joe Abercrombie-ish activity over at our sister imprint, Gollancz. Quite understandable given that Joe’s destined-to-be-bestselling new novel, Red Country is published tomorrow (original post 17/10/2012). But while our colleagues are proclaiming (quite rightly) the muscular virtues of his new book, we thought we’d take a moment […]Read More
Gateway Essentials: Fritz Leiber
It is a well-established article of faith that if you love modern epic or high fantasy, then you acknowledge a debt to J.R.R. Tolkien‘s The Lord of the Rings. But what if your tastes run more to heroic fantasy or sword-and-sorcery? Or contemporary fantasy or urban fantasy? To which antecedents do you tip your hat […]Read More
The Gollancz Festival eBook Sale!
To celebrate the Gollancz Festival we’ve slashed our prices on over forty ebooks for one weekend only! That’s right, you’ve got one weekend to take advantage of this incredible offer! Don’t miss your chance to add some of the universe’s very finest SF and Fantasy to your ebook library for just 99p. Pick up stunning […]Read More
Cover Reveal: The 10th Anniversary Editions
We are thrilled to share with you the stunning covers from the 10th Anniversary editions of Joe Abercrombie’s The Blade Itself, Scott Lynch’s The Lies of Locke Lamora, Brandon Sanderson’s The Final Empire and Tom Lloyd’s The Stormcaller. These beautiful collectible hardback editions will be published to celebrate the 10th anniversary of these landmark fantasy […]Read More
Bank Holiday Reads
It’s Bank Holiday weekend here in the UK and we couldn’t be more thrilled to spend a weekend catching up on some of our favourite reads. Here’s what Team Gollancz will be reading over the long weekend. Gillian: Bank holidays are long. Really long. Really, really long. So I recommend not one book but a […]Read More
Team Gollancz Celebrate the First Law Universe
To celebrate #FirstLawDay and the publication of Joe Abercombie’s Sharp Ends, we sat down members of Team Gollancz and asked them to tell us their memories of the First Law Universe. Join us as we share our favourite moments . . . Make sure you read to the end of the blog post where we […]Read More
Celebrating Joe Abercrombie’s First Law!
Join us today as we celebrate Joe Abercrombie’s First Law universe with our #FirstLawDay. Joe Abercrombie returns to the First Law universe tomorrow with the publication of Sharp Ends. Sharp Ends features a mix of original and reissued short stories collected together for the first time, eight of which are award-winning and previously published, and […]Read More
Exclusive Interview with Joe Abercrombie and Steven Pacey
Listen up! The wait for Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends is nearly over. To celebrate we’re sharing an exclusive interview with Joe Abercrombie and Steven Pacey, the audio reader of the First Law books. Head phones at the ready, you can listen here on the blog, on Soundcloud or download the interview from iTunes. Sharp Ends […]Read More
Are you ready for Sharp Ends?
First Law fans we’ve got big news! Have you pre-0rdered a copy of Sharp Ends? The first 300 people to send us their proof of purchase will receive a signed collectible bookmark! Full details on how to claim your bookmark are at the bottom of the post. It’s very nearly time to return to the […]Read More
Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends Tour is coming soon to a bookshop near you!
Celebrating his anticipated return to the First Law universe with a collection of gritty short stories, Sharp Ends (published 26th April) the legendary Joe Abercrombie will be taking part in a series of talk & signing events with some fantastic bookshops (and blogger media partners!) as well as participating in a fantastic day of First […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Sharp Ends by Joe Abercrombie
We are thrilled to able to reveal the stunning cover for Joe Abercrombie’s Sharp Ends. Violence, hope, murder and revenge – it must be the new bestselling, and award-winning, collection from Joe Abercrombie, set in the infamous The First Law Universe! The incredible cover was designed by Laura Brett with map design by Dave Senior. […]Read More