The Making of The Republic of Thieves Book Trailer (a special guest post)

The Republic of Thieves is nearly here (in bookshops on Thursday)! All this week we’ll be counting down the days until publication. Tomorrow we’ll be revealing the epic trailer created by the incredible filmmaker Milena Aijala. Trust us, it is not only epic but stunning.  When we found Milena’s trailer for The Lies of Locke Lamora on Vimeo we knew that we wanted to work with her to create the perfect trailer for The Republic of Thieves and over the past few months we’ve been quietly plotting away. Milena has done an amazing job and we can’t wait to share…

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Republic of Thieves Teaser 1 . . .

Not long to go now until the publication of The Republic of Thieves (10th October 2013).

Things are looking pretty dire in our first teaser . . . it’s possible only your pre-order (yes, you! ) can save Locke Lamora . . . (:grin:)

Visit the blog over the next two weeks as we reveal a series of exclusive teaser quotes, our Republic of Thieves trailer, our Red Seas Under Red Skies Read Along and much more . . .

Oh, and did we mention you can pre-order your copy today?

(Ok, we’ll stop now!)

republic teaser 1

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Read Seas Under Red Skies Read Along (Chapters 1-4)

Happy Tuesday Gollancz Blog readers. Welcome back to our Locke Lamora Read Along series as we get ready for the publication of The Republic of Thieves on the 10th October 2013. This week we are moving on to Red Seas Under Red Skies. The brilliant Marc from Fantasy Faction, returns to the Gollancz Blog with a insightful and in-depth look at the opening chapters of Red Seas Under Red Skies. If you missed last week’s read along you can catch up by clicking here. Are you reading along? Have you read the books already? We’ve got a series of discussion questions at the…

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Announcing THE LIES OF LOCKE LAMORA Read Along!

Gollancz is delighted to team up with Fantasy-Faction for our Gentleman Bastard series read along. We know many of you are as excited as we are for the upcoming publication of The Republic of Thieves and thought now was the perfect time to have a look back at the series so far. Without further ado, we turn you over to your host, the brilliant Marc Aplin of Fantasy-Faction to discuss our read along.  Welcome everyone to the announcement of our Read Along of Scott Lynch’s Gentleman Bastard series.  Gollancz have asked the young, handsome, charismatic Marc Aplin of Fantasy-Faction to be…

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Locke Lamora is dying . . .

We know how patient you’ve had to be about the release of Scott’s third wonderful novel in the Gentleman Bastard Sequence, The Republic of Thieves. But with publication date now confirmed as October the 10th we can torture ourselves with hints and tasters in the run up to the day when the book is finally out there. So we thought you might like to read Scott’s own blurb for Republic. I’ll hold my hands up to the shoutline but the rest is all Scott. There was a little more that I actually trimmed away but that’s down to convention more…

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