Gemmell Award Shortlisting

Fantastic news everyone – as you might have seen, we have a whole host of authors and artists up for awards at the Gemmells, which take place on the 14th of July this year. This is definitely worth a song and a dance, so feast your eyes upon the delightful covers up for the Ravenheart award!                                   These magnificent covers were designed by Kerem Beyit and Sam Green respectively and, as you can see, they’re well worth their nominations.   Next up we have…

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90 Second Interview with Patrick Rothfuss

In celebration of the David Gemmell Award short-lists being published, Gollancz is thrilled to be running a series of interviews-in-ninety-seconds with as many short-listed authors as we can get our hands on! Today we’re delighted to have a few words from Patrick Rothfuss, author of the Sunday Times bestselling novels The Name of the Wind, and The Wise Man’s Fear, which is nominated for Best Fantasy Novel 2011 . . . and keep an eye out for the next instalment of Kvothe’s story in due course! We caught up with him, and took a moment to ask a few questions…

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Exclusive 90 Second Interview with Elspeth Cooper

In celebration of the David Gemmell Award short-lists being published, Gollancz is thrilled to be running a series of interviews-in-ninety-seconds with as many short-listed authors as we can get our hands on! Today we’ve caught up with Elspeth Cooper, author of the acclaimed fantasy debut novel Songs of the Earth which is nominated for Best Debut Novel 2011, and is the first novel in The Wild Hunt series. The story continues this year with her exceptional sequel Trinity Rising. We caught up with her, and took a moment to ask a few questions . . . If you could have…

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Exclusive 90 Second Interview with Kristen Britain

In celebration of the David Gemmell Award short-lists being published, Gollancz is thrilled to be running a series of interviews-in-ninety-seconds with as many short-listed authors as we can get our hands on! Today we’re delighted to talk to Kristen Britain, the critically acclaimed, New York Times bestselling author of The Green Rider series, made up of Green Rider, First Rider’s Call, The High King’s Tomb, and Blackveil which is nominated for Best Fantasy Novel 2011. We caught up with her, and took a moment to ask a few questions . . . If you could have one writerly superpower, what…

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