Happy Publication Day: 5th September 2019
Autumn’s approaching, which means it’s almost back to curl-up-in-front-of-the-fire kind of weather. And to do that, you’re going to need books . . . lots of books. Well, you’re in luck! Today we have three superb offerings for your perusal. Take a read of them below. Shadow Captain, Alastair Reynolds Returning to the universe […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Shadow Captain
Hi all, Feast your eyes on the cover for Shadow Captain, the next in Alastair Reynolds’ fantastic series which started with Revenger. Expertly designed by Blacksheep, I think you’ll agree it’s come out looking absolutely stunning! Returning to the universe of Revenger, award-winning author Alastair Reynolds delivers another thrilling tale set among the stars. Two sisters ran away […]Read More
Happy Publication Day to Alastair Reynold’s ELYSIUM FIRE!
We’d like to wish a very happy publication day to Alastair Reynolds’ Elysium Fire. Return to the universe of The Prefect and Relevation Space with Alastair Reynolds . . . Featuring Inspector Dreyfus – one of Alastair Reynolds most popular characters – this is a fast paced SF crime story, combining a futuristic setting with […]Read More
Read the second chapter of Elysium Fire
We are thrilled to share with you the second chapter from Alastair Reynolds’ Elysium Fire, today. Step into the futuristic world of Prefect Dreyfus for a fast paced new SF crime thriller. This is your new SF obsession. One citizen died a fortnight ago. Two a week ago. Four died yesterday . . . and […]Read More
Read the first chapter of Elysium Fire
We are thrilled to share an exclusive extract from Elysium Fire by Alastair Reynolds, today. Step into the futuristic world of Prefect Dreyfus for a fast paced new SF crime story. This is your new SF obsession. One citizen died a fortnight ago. Two a week ago. Four died yesterday . . . and unless […]Read More
Open and Shut a short story by Alastair Reynolds
Have we got a treat for you! We are thrilled to share Open and Shut, an exclusive short story by Alastair Reynolds, today. Step into the futuristic world of Prefect Dreyfus for a fast paced new SF crime story. This is your new SF obsession. One citizen died a fortnight ago. Two a week ago. Four died […]Read More
Welcome to The Inspector Dreyfuss Emergencies
We’re delighted to reveal a stunning new look – and new novel! – for Alastair Reynolds. Welcome to The Inspector Dreyfuss Emergencies. Sharp-eyed readers will already have noticed that there’s something familiar about AURORA RISING – and quite rightly. This is the novel originally published as THE PREFECT, and it’s returning to the shelves of […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 18th May 2017!
It’s a very special publication day for us as we get to bring you a never-before-seen novel from the legendary David Gemmell! Not only that, we’ve got two excellent science fiction novels from Justina Robson and Alex Lamb out in trade along with two fantastic paperbacks from Alastair Reynolds and James Barclay. Rhyming Rings […]Read More
Congratulations to our Locus Awards shortlisted authors!
This weekend we received some wonderful news. Gollancz is delighted to report that six of our authors have been shortlisted for Locus 2017 awards. Please join us in congratulating our authors who are shortlisted for the 2017 Locus Awards. Best SF Novel The Medusa Chronicles by Stephen Baxter and Alastair Reynolds Take Back […]Read More
Happy Birthday, Alastair Reynolds!
Today we wish a very happy birthday to one of the greats of modern space opera, Alastair Reynolds. As well as being a marvellous writer in his own right, Al is also a great champion of classic SF. His debut novel, Revelation Space recently joined the SF Masterworks list, and he wrote the introductions to […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 16th February 2017
This week we have two magnificent space operas for you. This is some of the best science fiction you could hope to read. The sequel to what was called ‘among the most significant works of science fiction released in recent years’ from Tom Toner comes out today alongside the new story from Alastair Reynolds, which […]Read More
From the Archives: Joe Abercrombie on Fritz Leiber
So, you may have noticed a certain amount of Joe Abercrombie-ish activity over at our sister imprint, Gollancz. Quite understandable given that Joe’s destined-to-be-bestselling new novel, Red Country is published tomorrow (original post 17/10/2012). But while our colleagues are proclaiming (quite rightly) the muscular virtues of his new book, we thought we’d take a moment […]Read More
Cover Reveal: Slow Bullets
We are thrilled to share with you the cover for Alastair Reynolds’ Slow Bullets. The cover art was designed by Thomas Canty with cover design by Elizabeth Story. From the author of the Revelation Space series comes an interstellar adventure of war, identity, betrayal, and the preservation of civilization itself. A vast conflict, one that […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 21st July 2016!
It’s publication day for two books that plumb the depths of what humans are capable of in very different ways. We have a collection of Alastair Reynolds’ short stories that show you what humanity is capable of in the furthest reaches of the time and space. While the paperback release of Sarah Pinborough’s 13 Minutes […]Read More
Cover Reveal: REVENGER
We are thrilled to share with you the cover for Alastair Reynolds new epic space adventure Revenger. Revenger is an epic story of adventure set in the rubble of a ruined universe, this is a deep space heist story of kidnap, betrayal, alien artefacts and revenge . . . The galaxy has seen great empires […]Read More