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
Gollancz Book of the Month: Shadow and Bone Chapter One
We’re back this week with the first chapter of Shadow and Bone. As you can see, this is the book that has all of Gollancz Towers talking. We can’t put Shadow and Bone, but don’t take our word for it here’s the first chapter! If you missed the Prologue last week you can read it […]Read More
Gollancz Book of the Month: Shadow and Bone
Our June book of the month is something a little bit different. Published by our sister imprint Indigo, Shadow and Bone is compelling, sweeping and epic– a perfect YA fantasy crossover. But don’t just take our word for it . . . “Mesmerizing . . . Bardugo’s setup is shiver-inducing, of the delicious variety. This […]Read More
Friday Reads: Ketchup Clouds
This week I’m reading Ketchup Clouds by our sister imprint Indigo, partially because the trailer intrigued me so much. Annabel Pitcher’s first book My Sister Lives on the Mantelpiece broke my heart. A novel of grief and ultimately hope narrated by one of the most unique voices I’ve ever read. I got to the end […]Read More
Talk Like A Pirate Day and WIN THE IRON JACKAL!
Whether you love it or hate it today is #TalkLikeAPirateDay. While we won’t be talking like pirates here at Gollancz Towers we wanted to share with you one of our favourite loosely pirate themed books. Ok, so it’s not really pirates, but close enough . . . Well, if we’re honest, there’s nothing quite like […]Read More
A Special Guest Post from Marcus Sedgwick
We are very pleased to have a special guest post from Marcus Sedgwick, who is published by our YA sister imprint Indigo. Marcus Sedgwick used to work in children’s publishing and before that he was a bookseller. He now happily writes full-time. His books have been shortlisted for many awards, including The GUARDIAN CHILDREN’S FICTION […]Read More
MIDWINTERBLOOD – it’s amazing what you can miss…
Marcus has been published by Orion’s childrens list for many years now, and though I’ve dabbled with his vampire series (My Swordhand is Singing and Kiss of Death), and dipped a toe into his brilliant Raven Mysteries, I have only ever had a passing acquaintance with his writing. My work limited my reading to Orion’s […]Read More
The Ketty Jay novels – the exclusive new cover reveal!
This week, for the second time ever, we ran a little Twitter competition: Guess the title, win the book! The rules are as more or less exactly as you’d expect; we give you a few clues and if you’re one of the first people to correctly tweet us back with the title we’ll send you […]Read More