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Congratulations to Edward Cox and Den Patrick!

Please join us in congratulating our fabulous authors Edward Cox and Den Patrick who have been nominated for British Fantasy Awards.


the relic guildThe Relic Guild by Edward Cox, is nominated for Best Fantasy Novel and Edward Cox is also nominated for Best Newcomer. Marcus Gipps, Edward’s editor said: ‘I’m thrilled to see that Ed Cox’s debut The Relic Guild has had such a great reception, topped off by this nomination. It’s a wonderful book, and I’m as excited about publishing the forthcoming sequel as I was by the original submission. Ed is also a lovely lovely man, who will be doling out hugs very widely over the next couple of days, I suspect…’ You can read the first chapter of The Relic Guild here, or listen to an audio extract here. The Relic Guild is out now in paperback, eBook and audio download. You can find out more about Edward Cox by visiting his website or following him on Twitter

Den Patrick, author of The Boy With the Porcelain BladeThe Boy Who Wept Blood and the forthcoming The Girl on the Liar’s boyThrone, is nominated for Best Newcomer. Simon Spanton, Den’s editor said: ‘I couldn’t be more happy for Den. He’s an author with a distinct and generous sensibility informing his novels but also someone who can’t resist the lure of derring do, tight corners and extravagant adventure in his plots. It’s wonderful to see this recognised with this awards nomination.’ You can read the first chapter of The Boy With the Porcelain Blade here. The Boy With the Porcelain Blade is out now in paperback and eBook. The Boy Who Wept Blood is out now in trade paperback and eBook. The Girl on the Liar’s Throne will be published in January 2016.  You can find out more about Den Patrick by visiting his website or following him on Twitter