Virago to publish R. O. Kwon’s gripping debut, The Incendiaries
On 6th September 2018, Virago publish The Incendiaries, a powerful, darkly glittering debut novel about violence, love, faith, and loss by R. O. Kwon, in hardback. The ebook edition will be available early in July so add it to your summer reading wish list and watch this space for early proofs, extracts and more. To read […]Read More
A Note from Josh Martin
Dear Reader, You seem to be holding a book in your hands. Or, perhaps it is near you, or just about to fall off the table or a little too close to your cup of tea. Perhaps you have dropped it in the bath. Either way, I am glad it is somewhere near your person […]Read More
Cover Reveal: The Promise of the Child
Tom Toner’s wonderful SF debut The Promise of the Child is coming in November so we thought it was high time we showed you the cover and gave you a chance to win a proof. But we also wanted to share with you the fantastic early word Tom’s book has been getting from his fellow […]Read More
Happy Publication Day to BARRICADE!
We had a hugely successful launch for Jon Wallace’s debut, Barricade, last night at Forbidden Planet. Kicking off at 6pm with a small crowd of people already waiting the signing went through to after seven with a steady stream of people. Forbidden Planet had ordered 100 copies of the TPB and sold out on the […]Read More
GOLLANCZ CRASHES HEAVEN WITH SPECTACULAR DEBUT SF NOVEL
Gollancz, an imprint of The Orion Publishing Group, has bought world rights to a remarkable SF debut. Written by an assured new UK author, Crashing Heaven echoes classic SF and brings a cutting edge digital twist. Simon Spanton, Gollancz Associate Publisher, bought rights for two books from London author Al Robertson in a major pre-empt […]Read More
Gollancz acquires trilogy from teenage author
Gollancz has acquired a trilogy written by a 17-year-old girl, which will “appeal to both adults and teenagers”. The first book in the series, The Seventh Miss Hatfield will be the debut novel from Anna Caltabiano. Editor Marcus Gipps at Gollancz pre-empted world rights, excluding North America, from Maggie Hanbury at The Hanbury Agency. Gipps […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Path of Anger
Gollancz is thrilled to be able to reveal the cover for one of the most exciting debuts of 2013!
We love this artwork from the exceptional Larry Rostant, and this cover was put together for us by the talented Nick May!
The Path of Anger is one of the most hotly anticipated fantasy debuts this year – not only for us, either! This book is going to be a real international event, with simultaneous publication planned with Bragelonne in France , Heyne in Germany, Planeta in Spain and Mynx in Holland. It’s going to be amazing. But don’t just take our word for it (or our gif!) here’s a little teaser for the book is actually about:
An Empire has been overthrown. An Emperor has been murdered. A Republic has risen from the ashes . . . but the old grudges still remain.
Now an assassin has begun to strike, systematically, from the shadows.
There will be blood.
There will be death.
This is the path of anger . . .
We can’t wait to share this novel with you. We know that November is a long way off, but we’ll be sharing more extracts, teasers and competitions to win early copies as we countdown!
Let us know what you think of the cover in the comments.Read More
Gollancz Acquires The Relic Guild
Gollancz, the Science-Fiction and Fantasy imprint of Orion, are proud to announce the acquisition of THE RELIC GUILD, the beginning of an epic new fantasy series from debut author Edward Cox. Marcus Gipps, Editor at Gollancz, bought World all language rights from John Berlyne of Zeno Agency. It was said the Labyrinth had once been […]Read More
Throne of the Crescent Moon: Chapter 3
Our third extract from Throne of the Crescent Moon, a great new debut from Saladin Ahmed released tomorrow. THREE Men and women packed the stone Mainway and the sidestreets, inching along and shouting in competition for the few sedan chairs and mule rides available. From what Adoulla could see, those on foot were actually moving faster. […]Read More
The Gathering Dark
The Gathering Dark by Leigh Bardugo is a debut YA crossover novel from our sister imprint, Indigo. It’s fantastic. Sweeping and filled with adventure and romance it’s the kind of book you just can’t stop talking about. Well, I can’t stop talking about it. So to celebrate this Valentine’s Day we’re sharing the book love with […]Read More