Be among the first to read an extract from ASKING FOR IT by Louise O’Neill
We could almost take off with excitement over the upcoming publication of ASKING FOR IT – the new novel from Louise O’Neill, whose debut ONLY EVER YOURS won her the Sunday Independent Newcomer of the Year Award. Team Bookends are convinced you and the young adults in your life are going to fall over yourselves […]Read More
Welcome to The Walled City . . .
We are delighted to welcome Ryan Graudin to the Gollancz Blog. Ryan’s debut novel The Walled City is out now from our sister imprint, Indigo, and we’ve got an exclusive introduction and reading from the author to share with you. But first, a little bit about The Walled City: Run fast. Trust no one. Always […]Read More
The Ghosts of Heaven are here!
Out today from our sister imprint, Indigo, The Ghosts of Heaven is the brand new novel from award-winning author, Marcus Sedgwick. What is The Ghosts of Heaven about? The spiral has existed as long as time has existed. Follow the ways of infinity to discover its meaning. It’s there when a girl walks through the […]Read More
Gollancz acquires trilogy from teenage author
Gollancz has acquired a trilogy written by a 17-year-old girl, which will “appeal to both adults and teenagers”. The first book in the series, The Seventh Miss Hatfield will be the debut novel from Anna Caltabiano. Editor Marcus Gipps at Gollancz pre-empted world rights, excluding North America, from Maggie Hanbury at The Hanbury Agency. Gipps […]Read More
The official Tinder book trailer
Our friends over at Fierce Fiction have come up trumps this autumn; when Gollancz saw the beautiful Tinder hardback editions, they went a little nuts for them, as did a few of their followers on Twitter. Tinder is the gorgeous new book from Sally Gardner, and illustrated by David Roberts. Inspired by the fairy tale The Tinderbox, […]Read More
Exclusive Interview with Sally Gardner
To celebrate the publication of Tinder, a dark and gothic fairy tale from our sister imprint Indigo, we have an exclusive interview with Sally Gardner. Tinder is the story of a young soldier, a captive princess, witches, wolves and Death (yes, that death with a capital D). Lavish, beautiful, and terrifying Tinder features illustrations from […]Read More
Holly Black: Coldest Girl in Coldtown competition
HOLLY BLACK IS VISITING THE UK… As you can see from the shouty caps, we can barely contain our excitement at the prospect of the brilliant Holly Black visiting for WFC this coming weekend, and then for a mini tour of the UK covering London, Leeds, Newcastle and Liverpool. To help celebrate Holly’s UK arrival […]Read More
Falconer Friday: The Falconer Tour of Edinburgh
To celebrate the publication of The Falconer we caught up with the fantastic Elizabeth May and asked her to take us on a tour of the city that inspired The Falconer. You can watch the first video in our Falconer series below and visit the brilliant Winged Reviews to watch the second part of the series which looks at characters in the book.Read More
If you missed the UK Steelheart trailer reveal yesterday then we wanted to give you another chance to see it here on the blog.
Steelheart is out now and you can pick up a copy where all good books are sold.Read More
It’s Falconer Friday! Are you ready for Chapter Two?
It’s always wonderful to get the opportunity to introduce a book you think is wonderful, and today I get to do exactly that! We’ve already talked a little bit about The Falconer by Elizabeth May on the blog. We had a cover reveal and a fabulous how-it-was-made post from Elizabeth herself too. You can even read […]Read More
Friday Reads: The Falconer
My Friday Reads this week is the truly extraordinary The Falconer. To say I loved this book would be a bit of an understatement. The Falconer is simply a kick-butt book. Imagine a sexy dark hero to rival the legendary Jericho Barrons from the Fever series and a heroine who manages to kick as much […]Read More
Gollancz Book of the Month: Shadow and Bone Chapter One
We’re back this week with the first chapter of Shadow and Bone. As you can see, this is the book that has all of Gollancz Towers talking. We can’t put Shadow and Bone, but don’t take our word for it here’s the first chapter! If you missed the Prologue last week you can read it […]Read More