Happy Publication Day 5th October 2017!
It’s publication day! We’ve got pulse-pounding Sf action, a short story collection from the master of modern fantasy, a tale exploring another version of London and time-travel romance! Whatever you read, one of these books will transport you away from our world and into another… The Bastard Legion by Gavin Smith Four hundred years […]Read More
Miska Corbin vs. the World
We are thrilled to welcome the brilliant Gavin Smith back to the Gollancz Blog. Today, Gavin will introduce us to the unforgettable Miska Corbin and we’ll get to see how she would fare against some of our favourite genre characters. Seven years ago my first novel, Veteran, came out. To help publicise it I wrote […]Read More
Jakob Douglas vs. the Rest of the World
We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post. Gavin returns to the blog with a breakdown of his character Jakob Douglas from his debut novel Veteran. So anyway Veteran is to some people an outrageous all out action-fest (my editor continually describes it as the […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 26th January 2017!
It’s publication day! We bring the War Dogs trilogy to a thrilling, far-flung close in the depths of space, and go rogue with the Bastard Legion of Gavin Smith. All military SF, all the time! Take Back the Sky by Greg Bear Same war. Different enemy. First it was Mars, then Titan – the […]Read More
Gollancz acquires hard-hitting military SF thrillers from Gavin G. Smith
Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of three books in a new SF series, The Bastard Legion, from Gavin G. Smith, an author described as ‘an exceptional talent’ by Peter F. Hamilton. Gollancz commissioning editor, Marcus Gipps, bought the rights to three books from Robert Dinsdale at AM Heath. The books will originally be […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 11th February 2016!
Looking for a new book to beat the winter blues? We’ve got four out of this world SF adventures out in bookshops and online today, that will take you far away from the dark winter days and keep you reading late into the night. Glorious Angels by Justina Robson-Shortlisted for the BSFA Best Novel Award […]Read More
Who Killed Woodbine Scab? A Short Story by Gavin G. Smith
We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post. Gavin returns to the blog with the exclusive short story: Who Killed Woodbine Scab? You know how deeply unsatisfying those stories that end with ‘it was all a dream’ are? Well let me say right off […]Read More
Happy Publication Day 21st January 2016!
We’d like to wish a very happy publication day to three incredible adventures. From politics and intrigue to other dimensions we’ve got three unmissable novels to stave away the winter blues. Have your wishlists at the ready, we’ve got three epic reasons to visit your local bookshop, favourite online retailer or library. The Girl […]Read More
Christmas Reads for SF Lovers
Want to win at Christmas? Not sure what to get the SF reader in your life? We’ve got 10 epic SF books that will ensure that you make their seasons readings merry and bright. Luna by Ian McDonald The Moon wants to kill you. She has a thousand ways to do it. The bitter cold of […]Read More
My Awful Experiences During the Making of Fallen Soldiers: A Guest Post by Gavin G. Smith
We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog. Gavin G. Smith is the author of many brilliant SF books, most recently A Quantum Mythology. But this is not a blog post about Gavin G. Smith author, this is a blog post about Gavin G. Smith zombie. My Awful Experiences During […]Read More
Cover Reveal: The Beauty of Destruction
We’re delighted to unveil the cover to the final part of Gavin Smith’s epoch-crossing, universe-burning, brain-melting epic SF trilogy. Following on from the events of THE AGE OF SCORPIO and A QUANTUM MYTHOLOGY, we now present: THE BEAUTY OF DESTRUCTION. And here’s an early draft of the back cover text, because, well, you’ll […]Read More
Discover the story behind A Quantum Mythology
We are delighted to welcome Gavin G. Smith back to the Gollancz Blog for a special guest post. Gavin’s new book A Quantum Mythology is an epic space opera and a wide-ranging exploration of the past, present and future of mankind. A Quantum Mythology is out now in bookshops and we’ve got an exclusive behind-the-scenes post about the story behind […]Read More