Team Gollancz Friday Reads

 This weekend Team Gollancz are reading a delightfully eclectic selection.. Sophie – Rawblood by Catriona Ward Graeme – Pump Six by Paolo Bacigalupi Amy – Poseidon’s Wake by Alastair Reynolds Jen –All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven Darren – Bill The Galactic Hero by Harry Harrison Simon – A History of Ancient Britain by Neil Oliver Marcus – The Republic Of Thieves by Scott Lynch What are you reading this weekend? Let us know in the comments below!

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Gollancz reveals extensive new publishing plans for Ursula K. Le Guin

We are thrilled to announce a far-reaching new publishing project for Ursula K. Le Guin. We have acquired UK and Commonwealth Rights to five  significant novels, two short story collections, a volume of selected non-fiction, as well as eBook rights to twelve widely-acclaimed novels including A Wizard of Earthsea and The Dispossessed amongst others. Our  announcement coincides with the initial broadcast of a BBC Radio 4 Ursula K. Le Guin documentary (today, 11.30am, BBC Radio 4) where Naomi Alderman talks to Ursula K. Le Guin about her life and work and hears from literary fans such as David Mitchell. The…

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Cover Reveal: The Thorn of Emberlain

You can imagine how excited we are to be revealing this particular cover. Yes! We’re looking to publish The Thorn of Emberlain before the end of 2015. We have sat on the secret of its dramatic plot turn for some long while and on this stunning image from Alejandro Colucci while Scott took a look at it, but now we just have to let you see it. As you can tell from the armour, the business like blades and the scarlet banner Scott’s new book takes Locke into a new world of risks and adventure. You could say that The…

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The Republic of Thieves by Scott Lynch

Simon Spanton tells us why we should all go and buy The Republic of Thieves paperback, and why B format is his personal favourite… Hearty congratulations to Scott Lynch on the mass market paperback publication of his awesome Gentleman Bastard novel The Republic of Thieves. Here’s your chance to catch up on the adventures of fantasy’s two favourite con men – the artful Locke Lamora and the somewhat more direct Jean Tannen – for a new lower price and more portable format. Say what you like about eBooks and hardbacks but I like the B Format paperback: it gets curly…

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Please take a moment to vote!

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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