Another Update On The Gollancz Open Submissions

As many have noticed the two-month deadline  we set ourselves for responding to all submissions has passed. We are truly sorry about this as we have been trying our hardest to get through  them, but there are just not enough of us to go through them quickly and still give each one the care and attention we feel we should. That’s the bad news. The good news is we have finished the first round of submissions. This means we have looked at EVERY SINGLE SUBMISSION (that’s 1800+ envelopes, 93600 pages, 28 million words or 234 books to put it into…

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An Update on The Thorn of Emberlain

We’re delighted to announce that publication of Scott Lynch’s brilliant new novel The Thorn of Emberlain has moved to September 2016, to coincide with his appearance as a Guest of Honour at Fantasycon-by-the Sea. September is a the perfect moment for Scott to tour the UK and celebrate the publication of his fourth novel in the Gentleman Bastard sequence, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Locke Lamora, thief, con-man, pirate, political deceiver must take on his most challenging role yet as a soldier . . . A new chapter for Locke and Jean and finally the war…

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Gollancz Geeks: the ‘Here comes your free badge and T-shirt if you’ve sent us a review’ update!

We wanted to give you a little update about all things Geeks! We’ve been up and running now for three months. We hope that many (if not all) of you have heard from either Hannah or myself (Jen) to let you know about some of our upcoming titles that we have for you to review. If not, don’t worry. I’m sending out another Geeks email tomorrow (so now is the time to sign up—especially if you like Horror novels!). We’ve received so many reviews and have been spending our time figuring out the best way of showcasing them all here…

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