Gene Wolfe: 1931-2019
We are saddened to learn of the death of Gene Wolfe. Truly one of the quiet giants of science fiction and fantasy literature, Gene Wolfe’s influence is felt enormously and he is widely admired with […]Read More
Golden Age Masterworks!
Gollancz’s Science Fiction Masterworks series celebrates its 20th anniversary with a new line – these are the Golden Age Masterworks! Gollancz is thrilled to mark the 20th anniversary of its multi-million selling series of classics, […]Read More
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 […]Read More
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 […]Read More
On This Day: Margaret St Clair
On this day, twenty-one years ago, Margaret St Clair died. Her science fiction career began with ‘Rocket to Limbo’for Fantastic Adventures in November 1946, and she became a prolific writer of short fiction during the […]Read More
Gollancz Welcomes William Gibson!
Not, strictly speaking, SF Gateway news, but exciting enough for us to want to crow about it here: Gollancz has secured the rights to William Gibson‘s Cyberpunk classic, Neuromancer, as well as follow-ups Count Zero […]Read More
Welcoming John Wyndham to the Masterworks
John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris was born on this day in 1903, in Knowle, Warwickshire. Although he published work under the pen names John Beynon Harris, John Beynon, Wyndham Parkes, Lucas Parkes and Johnson […]Read More
Author Spotlight: Tanith Lee
A pall was cast over last week with the news that Tanith Lee had passed away. An extraordinary writer, in terms of both the breadth and quality of her work, Tanith Lee was a World […]Read More
Gollancz’s Malcolm Edwards
News was recently released to the book trade concerning upcoming changes to Gollancz. From the official press release: MALCOLM EDWARDS APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF GOLLANCZ AND CONSULTANT PUBLISHER OF ORION David Young, CEO of The Orion […]Read More
Marion Zimmer Bradley Titles
The estate of author Marion Zimmer Bradley has decided not to renew our licence to publish her titles – which include The Mists of Avalon and the Darkover series – which expired on April 26th, […]Read More
Welcome to the Gateway, Jack McDevitt!
Continuing our series of spotlights on authors who have joined us following our recent integration of classic SFF titles from across the Hachette Group of publishers, Gateway is delighted to welcome the Nebula Award-winning author […]Read More
Gateway & Gollancz Announce Ursula K. Le Guin Deal
We are thrilled to announce a far-reaching new publishing project for Ursula K. Le Guin. We have acquired UK and Commonwealth Rights to five significant novels, two short story collections, a volume of selected non-fiction, […]Read More