Where are our Geeks Wolfhound Century Geeks Quotes?
Some of you might have noticed that we haven’t put up the Wolfhound Century Geeks quotes today (which is Friday). We did say visit us today for quotes, but we really meant visit us on Monday for quotes and a give away! Have a fantastic weekend!Read More
Announcing The Gospel of Loki Blog and Book Shop Tours!
It’s the last Friday of January and that can only mean one thing . . . it’s time to kick off all things Gospel of Loki! The Gospel of Loki is our February Gollancz Geeks title and we’ll be spending the month bringing you exclusive competitions, extracts, teasers, trailers and much more! What’s not to […]Read More
SF Gateway Omnibus of the Week: Garry Kilworth
Our SF Gateway Omnibus of the Week comes from a World Fantasy and BSFA Award-winning author of SF, Fantasy, Children’s books, YA and historical fiction: Garry Kilworth. From the vaults of the SF Gateway, the most comprehensive digital library of classic SFF titles ever assembled, comes a republication of the complete Navigator Kings trilogy, by […]Read More
The incredible self-portraits of 20 year old Alex Stoddard
“I nestled myself into a little hollow in the wall of a dry creek bed. Apart from the discomfort of my new root-adorned home, I had the added fun of it being mid-winter.” Alex Stoddard was born in Jacksonville, Florida and spent his childhood growing up in the deep south. He began taking self-portraits […]Read More
Hello Birmingham! We'll see you at The Photography Show
It’s coming up on the UK’s biggest photography event, The Photography Show (nee Focus on Imaging), and of course we’ll be there. Come by the stand, meet the authors and editors, and perhaps even grab a bargain. Michael Freeman on the Super Stage As well as some other photographers you may have heard of – […]Read More
The Wolfhound Century is here!
Wolfhound Century, a 2013 Gollancz Geeks title, is out now in paperback and we’ve got a special blog post from the book’s editor, Simon, to share with you. Anyone unfortunate enough to be around me over the past year or so has had to put up with me wittering on about a book. A book I […]Read More
Michael Freeman's tips for capturing silhouettes
“Silhouettes, which by definition are devoid of almost all detail, work because of their outlines, and so long as this makes visual sense to a viewer, they solve the high-range exposure problem by letting you expose for the bright background,” explains photographer Michael Freeman. “There was a little uncertainty about how well the image (a […]Read More
Wolves: Chapter Three
The good news is that January is nearly over. The bad news is, this is also means that this is the last chapter of Wolves we’ll be sharing as our book of the month, to make room for next month’s pick. You can catch up on Chapter One and Chapter Two, and some lucky Gollancz […]Read More
New Book of the Week: The Jewel in the Skull
You might notice something familiar about our current New Book of the Week. I mean besides the fact that it’s one of the most best-known books from one of the most famous fantasy authors of all time. The Jewel in the Skull, Book One of Hawkmoon: The History of the Runestaff should be extra familiar […]Read More
Street photography with Claire Atkinson
“I got into photography at 16. I had dropped out of higher education and was working in a supermarket.” explains Claire Atkinson. “Suddenly losing 40 hours a week made me appreciate my spare time, so on my days off I would go on trips and take photographs as souvenirs. As I grew more curious about […]Read More
CHRISTIAN CAMERON REVEALS FANTASY-FICTION PEN NAME
Gollancz are delighted to officially reveal that Miles Cameron, author of the Traitor Son Cycle, is a pen name for the critically acclaimed author of historical fiction, Christian Cameron, best-known for his on-going historical fiction series Tyrant. Christian Cameron is a Canadian novelist, who was educated and trained as both an historian and a former career officer in the US Navy. A re-enactor, […]Read More
An Introduction to Matthew Reilly's The Tournament
It was a real surprise when we got the new book from Matthew Reilly. Far from the techno-thrillers full of adrenalin-fuelled action and international conspiracy he’s known for, The Tournament is a historical murder mystery full of sex, death and political intrigue. Suffice to say, our surprise very soon turned to delight. The setting was […]Read More