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Gollancz is delighted to share some news about award nominations! 70,000 people voted to put together a fantastic shortlist for the David Gemmell Legend awards this year and now it’s up to all of YOU to choose the best of the lot in time for the glittering awards ceremony on Friday the 13th June. We are really thrilled to have one of our titles featured in every category this year – and our nominated books and authors are: Bestselling novel The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch is nominated as best novel. You can vote for any title on the…

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Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Reading Rivers of London Right Now . . .

Happy World Book Night! To celebrate Rivers of London being one of the chosen titles we’re sharing with you our Ten Reasons Why You Should Be Reading Rivers of London Right Now: 1. Because you have to meet PC Peter Grant 2. Because this is about London the way we know it really is 3. Because The Folly is just too great a place not to visit 4. Because once you’ve read the first page you’ll just have to know more 5. Because there’s the most brilliant mystery 6. Because there’s the most brilliant solution to the mystery 7. Because…

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Gollancz acquire new title from Patrick Rothfuss, bestselling author of the Kingkiller Chronicles.

Gollancz, an imprint of the Orion Publishing Group, are delighted to announce the acquisition of UK and Commonwealth Rights to a new title from the award-nominated Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author, Patrick Rothfuss. THE SLOW REGARD OF SILENT THINGS is a must-read novella set in Pat Rothfuss’s extraordinary Kingkiller Universe. With his first two Kingkiller novels, THE NAME OF THE WIND and THE WISE MAN’S FEAR, Patrick Rothfuss created the most exciting, and exceptionally commercial, fantasy world since George R. R. Martin’s A SONG OF ICE AND FIRE.  More than 500, 000 copies of the KINGKILLER novels…

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Fantasycon 2014: A guest post from Sophia McDougall

We’re delighted to host a guest blog piece from the author and convention organiser Sophia McDougall today, talking about conventions. Are they the life-blood of the genre, or are they something for Other People? Have you been to one? . . . and are you thinking about coming to FantasyCon 2014? Over to Sophia! I’m co-chairing FantasyCon 2014. The convention will run 5th–7th September, in the Royal York Hotel, situated, perhaps unsurprisingly, in York. Our guests of honour are Kate Elliott, Larry Rostant, Toby Whithouse, and Charlaine Harris. I’m in charge of programming. I’ve got an amazing team of splendid…

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Exclusive Cover Reveal: Midnight Crossroad by Charlaine Harris

Today is the day! We are so delighted to unveil the cover for the first title in a brand new series by Charlaine Harris.

 

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Perfect for fans of any of Charlaine Harris’ superb series to date, this is a sharper, darker mystery than any we’ve seen so far, and it’s packed with characters who are familiar, and some who are new.

There’s a lot to look forward to, so just remember: everything starts at Midnight . . .

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