Dinner is coming . . . be prepared with Game of Scones
With Halloween upon us we thought we’d share a special teaser from Game of Scones, out now from our sister imprint Orion Books. Looking to impress your guests this Halloween with a Game of Thrones themed treat? Create your own Weirwood Tree-eats with this step-by-step recipe. Not one for baking? You can watch authors Sarah […]Read More
Read an extract of Shadows of Self
To celebrate Brandon Sanderson’s UK Tour, we are delighted to share an extended extract of Shadows of Self, as well a special message and reading from Brandon. Shadows of Self is out now in Hardback and Audio. More about Shadows of Self: Fans of Robert Jordan and George RR Martin alike have found a new champion […]Read More
Read an Exclusive Extract from Twelve Kings
We are thrilled to be able to share with you an exclusive extract from Twelve Kings, selected by the author, Bradley Beaulieu. Twelve Kings is an epic new fantasy series of mystery, prophecy and death within the ancient walled city of the Twelve Kings . . . The twelve kings of Sharakhai tried to bury […]Read More
Al Robertson Shares An Extract From Crashing Heaven
We are delighted to welcome Al Roberston back to the blog to share with us a carefully chosen extract from Crashing Heaven. Crashing Heaven is out in trade paperback. You can pre-order the eBook from all UK eTailers for just £1.99 until the 25th June. Welcome to the world of Crashing Heaven. Earth is abandoned, […]Read More
Exclusive Deleted Scene from A Quantum Mythology
Tonight we return to the world of A Quantum Mythology for another exclusive deleted scene. We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog. A Quantum Mythology is out in bookshops on Thursday is a new epic space opera, a wide-ranging exploration of the past, present and future of mankind. A Note from Gavin: So, just […]Read More
Happy Publication Day: 19 February 2015
We’d like to wish a very happy Publication Day to all of our books out in bookshops and online today. This weeks new titles feature the arrival of the aliens and a journey to the epic world of Windhaven. Fantasy and SF fans, that’s two fantastic reasons to visit your bookshop, library or feed your […]Read More
Welcome to The Great Zoo of China
This week, our brethren at Orion Fiction are excited to publish The Great Zoo of China by Matthew Reilly. A best seller both here and abroad, his new book comes with the simplest, may microphone dropping, pitch a publisher (and reader) could ask for: Jurassic Park… with Dragons! Prepare for blurbness… It is a secret […]Read More
The aliens are here: Introducing Something Coming Through
In February we’re thrilled to be publishing the latest novel from Paul McAuley, Something Coming Through. Paul has been with Gollancz for many years now, and has consistently produced some of the most exciting, awe-inspiring and frankly brilliant SF. His new book is all of those things, but also marks a bit of a new […]Read More
Welcome to The Death House . . .
We absolutely adore this beautiful novel from the amazing Sarah Pinborough. It’s a thoughtful, rich and heart-stopping novel of life, love, and living in the face of death – but don’t just take our word for it. You can read an extract of The Death House below – and as you can see, it turns out […]Read More
Good Omens: What We'll Be Listening to this Christmas!
One of our favourite books (from two of our favourite authors) is GOOD OMENS, by Terry Gaiman and Neil Pratchett (or something like that), originally published by Gollancz in 1990. We recently republished it as a gorgeous small hardback, to tie in with our Terry Pratchett collection, and we have exciting news coming in the New Year […]Read More
Peter Grant is back!
Peter Grant is back! Peter’s new adventure, Foxglove Summer is out in bookshops and online tomorrow. For those of you who can’t wait until then we’ve got an exclusive video from Ben Aaronovitch with a few teasers about the Peter’s new case. And make sure you scroll down after the video to read the first chapter! […]Read More
Join us on this Planetary Romance . . .
On the 27th of November Stephen Baxter is back with the brand new adventure, Ultima, the follow up to last year’s thrilling Proxima. To celebrate the publication of Ultima we’re taking a look back at the incredible Promixa with an exciting two chapter extract! Join us on this Planetary Romance . . . About Proxima: […]Read More
Welcome to The Walled City . . .
We are delighted to welcome Ryan Graudin to the Gollancz Blog. Ryan’s debut novel The Walled City is out now from our sister imprint, Indigo, and we’ve got an exclusive introduction and reading from the author to share with you. But first, a little bit about The Walled City: Run fast. Trust no one. Always […]Read More
The Ghosts of Heaven are here!
Out today from our sister imprint, Indigo, The Ghosts of Heaven is the brand new novel from award-winning author, Marcus Sedgwick. What is The Ghosts of Heaven about? The spiral has existed as long as time has existed. Follow the ways of infinity to discover its meaning. It’s there when a girl walks through the […]Read More
The Incorruptibles by John Hornor Jacobs: Chapters 1& 2
Our book of the month for August has been The Incorruptibles, the fantastic genre-busting debut from John Hornor Jacobs. We’ve been harping on about how much we love this book for the whole of August, but don’t take our word for it, check out the rave reviews from some of the best in the business: […]Read More