Scott Lynch and Andrzej Sapkowski visit the UK this May!

Gollancz are delighted to announce that the UK will be hosting a myriad of amazing authors this May. Check out the following events to see where you can meet your favourites and reserve your tickets to their events right now.   Friday 25th May | 6pm – 7pm | Forbidden Planet, London Head down to Forbidden Planet, London where Andrzej Sapkowski, author of the Bestselling WITCHER BOOKS, will be signing copies of his latest book, SEASON OF STORMS. Books will be signed on a first come first served basis. For more information: https://forbiddenplanet.com/events/2018/05/25/andrzej-sapkowski-signing-season-storms/   MCM COMICON LONDON Friday 25th May –…

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Advice for Writers from Writers – Part Three

For our third collection of #gollanczfest authors providing suggestions and advice on how to be a writer, we welcome Elizabeth Bear, Stan Nicholls, Alex Lamb and Joanne Harris. If you missed the first two parts, click here and here.   Elizabeth Bear: The editor is actually rooting for you to pull it off. Don’t disappoint her. And don’t treat her as an adversary, because she’s not. Get up and stretch and walk around every 50 minutes. Make sure your desk is low enough not to cause wrist and shoulder damage. Hydrate. Back up daily to a new file and two…

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Advice for Writers from Writers – Part Two

Welcome to the second of our #gollanczfest collection of advice and hints from authors. This time around we have pieces from Jaine Fenn, Simon Morden, Tom Lloyd and Steph Swainston, all of whom are lovely people and you should buy their books. And if you missed part one, click here.   Jaine Fenn: Learn the rules. Then you can break them. There are no rules. But there’s plenty of advice. Decide carefully which bits to ignore. Don’t get stuck in the revision loop: finish the damn thing and then revise it. Plotter vs Pantser: plotters end up to spoilering themselves;…

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