Behind the Sofa: Memories of Doctor Who
On October 31st, Gollancz will be thrilled to publish an expanded edition of Behind the Sofa, a collection of celebrity memories of Doctor Who. Put together by Steve Berry to benefit Alzheimer’s Research UK after his mother was diagnosed with the illness, his self-published version raised over £20,000 for the charity. Our edition has an […]Read More
Geeks Friday Read: The Lies of Locke Lamora plus an extract
Since it’s publication week for the eagerly awaited (and brilliant) The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch, we thought it only fitting to share with you what the Geeks made of Scott’s earlier work, namely The Lies of Locke Lamora. And guess what? They only bloody love it. This week’s Geek reviewer is Mike Kerr, and we […]Read More
Geeks Friday Reads: The Lies of Locke Lamora
Happy Friday Gollancz Blog readers! We are excited to bring you a Gollancz Geeks review of The Lies of Locke Lamora from Alex Bradshaw at The Tempered Pen. Let us know your thoughts about the Gentlemen Bastard Sequence in the comments below. Haven’t read the book yet? For this month only you can purchase The Lies […]Read More
Steelheart: Chapter four and an early Geeks review
It’s only one week until Brandon Sanderson’s brilliant new series hits the shelves, kicking off with Steelheart, and we could not be more excited. Especially because we’re already getting rave reviews from the Gollancz Geeks, and we only sent it to them last week! Our first review is from Elizabeth, who has an awesome vlog […]Read More
Announcing THE LIES OF LOCKE LAMORA Read Along!
Gollancz is delighted to team up with Fantasy-Faction for our Gentleman Bastard series read along. We know many of you are as excited as we are for the upcoming publication of The Republic of Thieves and thought now was the perfect time to have a look back at the series so far. Without further ado, we […]Read More
Terra: What the Geeks make of it
We were absolutely overwhelmed with responses when we asked our Gollancz Geeks if they would like to review Terra by Mitch Benn. A lucky few were picked at random to receive a copy and let us know their thoughts – and they are already coming in thick and fast! We thought we’d share parts of our first […]Read More
Geeks Friday Read: Terra
Our most recent Gollancz Geeks mailing is Mitch Benn’s debut, Terra, and we were thrilled to see the reviews are coming in already. This week, Lisa McCurrach has sent in her fantastic review of Terra. You can follow Lisa on Twitter and Facebook and check our her brilliant blog for more sci-fi and fantasy reviews. Terra is out […]Read More
Geeks Friday Reads: Bitterblue
It’s time to go over to our Gollancz Geeks! This month we’ve been getting some fantastic reviews of Kristin Cashore’s Bitterblue, the third in her enormously popular trilogy featuring Princess Bitterblue. This week’s review comes from Lipsy, and is also available to view on her fantastic blog along with lots of exciting news and reviews for […]Read More
Shadow and Bone: Chapter 2
Leigh Bardugo’s Shadow and Bone is our brilliant Gollancz Book of the Month, and today we’re sharing chapter two with you. If you’re a Gollancz Geek, some of you will have been quick off the mark today to get your hands on a review copy. We can’t wait to hear what you think! If you missed […]Read More
Gollancz Geeks Friday Review: Wolfhound Century
We’re back with a brand new Gollancz Geeks Friday Reads! Every Friday we’ll be sharing a Gollancz Geeks reviews with you. Today’s brilliant Wolfhound Century review was written by Patrick Mahon. You can tweet Patrick @PJMahon or leave a comment for him on our blog. Have you read Wolfhound Century? Let us know in the comment or by tweeting us @Gollancz.
Check back next week for another Gollancz Geeks Friday Reads review!
Wolfhound Century is Peter Higgins’ debut novel, although you wouldn’t know it from the assured storytelling and confident style. This book reads like the output of a seasoned professional, rather than a man with a handful of published short stories to his name.Read More
‘Colourful but Grey’: A Review of Dream and Shadows’ by C. Robert Cargill
Happy Friday! We are very excited to be able to kick off our brand new feature here on the blog- Gollancz Geeks Friday Reads! Every Friday we’ll be sharing a Gollancz Geeks reviews with you. Today’s Dreams and Shadows review was written by Richard Webb. You can tweet Richard @RaW_writing or leave a comment for him on our […]Read More
Gingerbread will never taste the same again.
If you’ve signed up for the Gollancz Geeks you’ll know that recently we sent out a call for NOS4R2 reviewers. Successful applicants will be notified on Friday. Andy James, Gollancz Geek and book seller extraordinaire, responded with not only a review of NOS4R2 but an update on the fantastic event last week at Waterstones Deansgate. […]Read More