Ben Aaronovitch Tour! Nov-Dec 2018
Peter Grant is coming to a bookshop near you. Meet Ben Aaronovitch on his epic tour of Great Britain to celebrate the publication of his upcoming, new RIVERS OF LONDON novel, LIES SLEEPING. Ben will be travelling over 1300 miles, visiting 20 bookshops, across 12 days, to meet as many fans as possible and introduce […]
Happy Publication Day! 16th August 2018
Hi everyone, If you’re looking for your next exciting, urban fantasy read: look no further! Today is the day Wild Hunger by Chloe Neill is unleashed upon the world. Read on below for a brief taster of what’s to come: In the first thrilling installment of Chloe Neill’s spinoff to the New York Times bestselling Chicagoland Vampires […]
Michael Scott Rohan: 1951-2018
Michael Scott Rohan, author of a number of highly regarded fantasy and sf novels, died on Sunday 12th August, after years of illness. He was 67. His most highly regarded novel, The Anvil of Ice, was published in Gollancz’s Fantasy Masterworks series in 2015, and all his fiction is published electronically by SF Gateway. His […]
Cover Reveal: SJ Morden’s No Way
Hi everyone, A cover reveal post for you all! Aren’t you lucky. Just look at the colours — so vibrant and red! We absolutely love it over here, Blacksheep has done an absolutely remarkable job on the design, and has set things up for SJ Morden to have the freshest looking book on the […]
Harlan Ellison 1934-2018
We were saddened to hear of the passing of the legendary Harlan Ellison yesterday. Often controversial, always unequivocal and forever one of our finest writers, Harlan Ellison will be missed. During the course of an illustrious career he wrote over 1700 short stories, novellas, screenplays, essays, anthologies and novels. He won seven Hugos, three Nebulas […]
Brian Aldiss 1925 – 2017
Last Friday we posted an appreciation of Brian Aldiss on the day of his 92nd birthday. Yesterday we learned that he had died the very next day. All at Gollancz and SF Gateway are saddened by his passing, and our thoughts are with his family and friends at this sad time.
Happy Birthday to Brian Aldiss!
Two Hugo Awards, one Nebula Award, five BSFA Awards, a John W. Campbell Memorial Award. The Science Fiction Hall of Fame living inductee. SFWA Grand Master. The IAFA Award for distinguished scholarship. World Fantasy Special Award. The Prix Utopia Award for lifetime achievement. Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. Officer of the Order of […]
Into the Unknown: A Reading Guide
We hope you all know about the Barbican’s new Science Fiction exhibition, Into the Unknown? It’s an excellent journey charting the history SF through its art, design, film and literature – and, needless to say, many Gollancz titles feature in the latter! A little while ago, the good people of the Barbican asked the team at […]
Walking in a Winter-of-the-World Wonderland
Some time ago, news reached us, here at Gateway Towers*, of an imminent roleplaying game based on Michael Scott Rohan’s epic The Winter of the World series. Well, we are delighted to say that Michael Scott Rohan’s Winter of the World RPG is now here! Available from Drivethrurpg as a PDF, we’re reliably informed that […]
Happy Birthday, Pamela Sargent!
An important voice in feminist SF, Pamela Sargent came to prominence as an editor with the ‘Women of Wonder’ SF anthologies, beginning in the mid-seventies, and she has continued to edit works of genre interest. An award-winning short fiction and novel writer, her works include the ‘Earthminds’, ‘Seed’ and ‘Venus’ trilogies, all available as SF […]