Into the Unknown: A Reading Guide
We hope you all know about the Barbican’s new Science Fiction exhibition, Into the Unknown? It’s an excellent journey charting the history SF through its art, design, film and literature – and, needless to say, many […]Read More
Walking in a Winter-of-the-World Wonderland
Some time ago, news reached us, here at Gateway Towers*, of an imminent roleplaying game based on Michael Scott Rohan’s epic The Winter of the World series. Well, we are delighted to say that Michael […]Read More
Happy Birthday, Pamela Sargent!
An important voice in feminist SF, Pamela Sargent came to prominence as an editor with the ‘Women of Wonder’ SF anthologies, beginning in the mid-seventies, and she has continued to edit works of genre interest. […]Read More
On This Day: Margaret St Clair
On this day, twenty-one years ago, Margaret St Clair died. Her science fiction career began with ‘Rocket to Limbo’for Fantastic Adventures in November 1946, and she became a prolific writer of short fiction during the […]Read More
Gateway Essentials: Sheri S. Tepper
In our moments of peak efficiency, we have content for the Gateway website and blog scheduled weeks in advance – occasionally, months. Mostly, that’s a good thing, enabling us to see what we’re doing over […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Neuromancer!
Back in the winter of 2015, when the world was a gentler, simpler place, we announced the return of William Gibson’s Neuromancer to its original UK publisher – indeed, to its original UK editor! Gollancz, […]Read More
RIP Sheri S. Tepper
We were saddened yesterday to learn of the death of Sheri S. Tepper. Born in 1929, her career followed an unusual path; after publishing several SF poems including ‘Lullaby, 1990’ in Galaxy in 1963, she […]Read More
Announcing: The Gateway Essentials!
You’ll have seen some new cover styles popping up wherever you buy your eBooks and you might have wondered what, if anything, they meant? We’re glad you asked! This week, we launch a new initiative […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Swords, Swords and More Swords!
Here’s a spot quiz for you. We’ve listed a number of extremely complimentary descriptions of a certain trilogy from some very well respected figures in the field. All you have to do is guess what […]Read More
Gollancz signs up sequel to The War of the Worlds from Stephen Baxter
Today we being you an exciting announcement from our sister imprint, Gollancz. Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of World rights to The Massacre of Mankind. Gollancz Commissioning Editor, Marcus Gipps, bought world rights […]Read More
RIP David Hartwell
What a horrible way to start the day. As announced by Patrick Nielsen Hayden on Making Light, and subsequently reported by Locus, legendary Tor editor David Hartwell has passed away. I won’t attempt to summarise […]Read More
Now in eBook: Grendel
Back in July, we published a Fantasy Masterworks edition of John Gardner’s Grendel – a brilliantly-executed retelling of Beowulf from the point of view of the monster, with a new introduction by Adam Roberts. Fantasy […]Read More