Cover Reveal: New Collectible Hardbacks

We’re over the moon to share a fantastic array of covers with you today! A host of firm favourites are getting brand new collectible hardback editions, including Wise Man’s Fear by Patrick Rothfuss; Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson; Last Argument of Kings by Joe Abercrombie; Graceling by Kristin Cashore; Grave Thief by Tom Lloyd; and Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch. Feast your eyes on these below! These will each have new introductions from each of the authors, and will be out in bookshops and online in September 2018. These fantastic covers were designed by UsNow.        …

CONTINUE READING

Don’t miss out on our February Digital Deals!

If, like us, you can’t quite believe that tomorrow is March (it is!) we thought we’d take this chance to remind you of our February Digital Deals. This weekend only you can purchase six fantastic books at bargain prices. From epic fantasy, to incredible action, adventure and outstanding YA crossover novels we’ve got something for everyone. Our digital deals start at just £.99 and are available from your favourite UK online retailers until the 3rd March 2014. BUY NOW » BUY NOW » BUY NOW »  Graceling–   In a world where people born with an exceptional skill, known as a…

CONTINUE READING

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 similar books. You can also follow Lipsyy on Twitter using @lipsyy, and if you’ve read Bitterblue, do share you thoughts in the comment box below or tell us on Twitter. Enjoy! There are just many things to be said about Bitterblue but I’ll start with the…

CONTINUE READING

Happy Red, White and BITTERBLUE Monday!

We’re sad to be bringing you our last Red, White and Bitterblue Monday, but so excited that Bitterblue will be out where all good books are sold from tomorrow! Recently, the lovely Kristin Cashore wrote on her blog about the process of letting Bitterblue go out into the wild and we wanted to share her brilliant post with you here on the Gollancz Blog:  A book release can be overwhelming. A lot of factors converge at once. Reviews, to be honest, don’t really faze me, but they do create a lot of swirling noise. There’s a lot of noise in…

CONTINUE READING

BITTERBLUE: Speak More Truths (Chapter Two)

It took me long time to figure out what I wanted to say about Bitterblue. Mostly because I didn’t know what to say. How to sum up a book that literally spoilt all other books for me (for at least two weeks—it made my commutes to work rather unbearable). I wanted to put my finger on what exactly it is about Bitterblue that captivated me. Was it the characters? No. The characters are incredible. Vividly drawn, realistic and heartbreaking. And for those of you who’ve read Graceling and Fire we get to see some familiar faces and we get new…

CONTINUE READING