Join us for our #CHALLENGEBEAUTY week
Dhonielle Clayton’s The Belles publishes today and in celebration of the important messages this book has for us about beauty and the value we assign to outward appearance we are issuing a #ChallengeBeauty week. This is a week dedicated to celebrating beauty in all its forms and talking about the sheer awesomeness that is The […]Read More
Happy Publication Day to The Fallen Kingdom!
Today we’re delighted to be publishing THE FALLEN KINGDOM, the final book in the Falconer series from Elizabeth May. Full of fighting, romance, mystery and action, this series, set in an alternative Edinburgh full of Fae and worse, has been praised by authors such as Sarah J. Maas and Jennifer Armentrout. Now is the perfect […]Read More
Read an exclusive extract from Dhonielle Clayton’s THE BELLES
We are thrilled to welcome Dhonielle Clayton to the Gollancz Blog. Today, Dhonielle shares with us the inspiration behind her new novel The Belles as well as an exciting extract. The Belles will be available in shops and online on the 8th February 2018. You can pre-order your copy here. I started The Belles eight […]Read More
Gollancz acquires Dhonielle Clayton’s The Belles
We’ve got some very exciting news. We are thrilled to announce that we will be publishing Dhonielle Clayton’s The Belles this February! Rachel Winterbottom, Commissioning Editor at Gollancz, has bought The Belles plus one sequel by Dhonielle Clayton, to be published in February 2018 in trade paperback. This crossover YA fantasy is about beauty and […]Read More
Proof Cover Reveal: THE LAST NAMSARA!
We are ridiculously delighted to reveal the truly gorgeous proof coverr for Kristen Ciccarelli’s mind-blowing amazing YA fantasy debut, THE LAST NAMSARA, which has been designed by the incredibly talented Dan Smith at Bionic graphics. This is a novel that will squeeze your heart into pieces while simultaneously making it grow three times as big. […]Read More
Gollancz pre-empts debut YA fantasy THE GIRL KING
Rachel Winterbottom, Senior Editor at Gollancz, has bought UK and Commonwealth (ex. Canada) rights in a two-book pre-empt for THE GIRL KING by Mimi Yu from Molly Ker Hawn at The Bent Agency, to be published in Spring 2019 in trade paperback. This YA debut was inspired by East and North Asian histories and follows an […]Read More
Extract reveal: Fireblood by Elly Blake
In Frostblood Ruby defeated the tyrannous Frost King, but fire and ice are still at war. To find the knowledge she needs, she must travel to the homeland she’s never seen. A homeland where friend and enemy wear the same face. Ruby must figure out who she can trust – and unleash a fire powerful enough to […]Read More
Happy Publication Day: The House of Shattered Wings
Today we are thrilled to publish the paperback of The House of Shattered Wings by Aliette de Bodard; a superb murder mystery, on an epic scale, set against the fall out – literally – of a war in heaven. Paris in the aftermath of the Great Magicians War. Its streets are lined with haunted ruins, Notre-Dame is a […]Read More
The Falconer Read Along (Chapters 23 – 29)
We are delighted to welcome Daphne of Winged Reviews back to the blog for the fourth of our The Falconer Read Along posts. In today’s blog post Daphne recaps Chapters 23-29 of the The Falconer. Welcome back to The Falconer recap and our weekly recap of the progress! This section of the book is […]Read More
The Falconer Read Along (Chapters 12-22)
We are delighted to welcome Daphne of Winged Reviews back to the blog for the third of our The Falconer Read Along posts. In today’s blog post Daphne recaps Chapters 12-22 The Falconer. Welcome back to The Falconer readalong! I’m thrilled to be recapping this week, as this is probably my favourite section of the book […]Read More
The Origins of The Death House . . .
We are delighted to welcome Sarah Pinborough back to the Gollancz Blog with a guest post on the origins of her brand new novel, The Death House. Back in 2009 I wrote a short story – a rare occurrence these days – for the British Fantasy Society anthology edited by Guy Adams. It was called […]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
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
The official Tinder book trailer
Our friends over at Fierce Fiction have come up trumps this autumn; when Gollancz saw the beautiful Tinder hardback editions, they went a little nuts for them, as did a few of their followers on Twitter. Tinder is the gorgeous new book from Sally Gardner, and illustrated by David Roberts. Inspired by the fairy tale The Tinderbox, […]Read More