Happy Publication Day: 13th June 2019!
It’s a big day of book publishing here at Gollancz Towers. There’s something comforting in the knowledge that, even though the rain might never stop (it’s June – COME ON), there’s a bumper pile of amusing fantasy-crime, traditional epic fantasy, sweeping and creative space opera, and hard-boiled SFF crime for you to choose from. Take […]
Announcing Ben Aaronovitch’s exclusive Independent Bookshop Week tour for his new Rivers of London novella, THE OCTOBER MAN
We are thrilled to announce that for the publication of the new RIVERS OF LONDON novella, THE OCTOBER MAN, Ben Aaronovitch will be celebrating Independent Bookshop Week by visiting as many local bookshops as is physically possibly (and dangerously contorting the definition of a week). We would love to see as many of you as […]
Announcing Ben Aaronovitch’s THE OCTOBER MAN!
We have some very exciting news! We are thrilled to announce the acquisition of The October Man, a brand-new novella from bestselling author Ben Aaronovitch. Expanding the author’s Rivers of London world, readers will be introduced to the investigations of Detective Tobias Winter as he uncovers the truth behind a savage murder in Trier, Germany. […]
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 […]
Cover Reveal: LIES SLEEPING
We are thrilled to share with you the stunning cover for Lies Sleeping, the new novel in Ben Aaronovitch’s incredible Rivers of London series. This November, Peter Grant returns for a brand new mystery where he’ll meet old foes, friends and familiar faces. Here’s a teaser of what awaits Peter in Lies Sleeping . . […]
Ben Aaronovitch’s Lies Sleeping is coming!
We are thrilled to announce that Ben Aaronovitch’s brand new Rivers of London novel, Lies Sleeping, will be available on the 6th November 2018! Join Peter Grant, detective and apprentice wizard, for a brand new case . . . Martin Chorley, aka the Faceless Man, wanted for multiple counts of murder, fraud, and crimes against […]
A new adventure in Ben Aaronovitch’s bestselling PC Grant series, for September 2017
Gollancz is delighted to announce the acquisition of THE FURTHEST STATION, a brand new novella in the bestselling PC Grant series by Ben Aaronovitch, for publication in September 2017. Publishing Director Gillian Redfearn acquired world rights (excluding the USA, France and Germany, which are represented by agent) from John Berlyne of the Zeno Literary Agency. […]
Which Ben Aaronovitch character are you?
Are you a little bit of Lesley or a lot of Peter Grant? Find out in our personality quiz! To celebrate the publication of The Hanging Tree we’ve devised this handy personality quiz. But, wait, there’s more! As well as being able to identify yourself with an iconic character from the Peter Grant series, and […]
Ben Aaronovitch’s The Hanging Tree Tour is coming soon to bookshops across the UK!
We are delighted to share with you the details of Ben Aaronovitch’s The Hanging Tree bookshop tour. Don’t miss Ben Aaronovitch as he tours the UK from the 31st October to celebrate the publication of The Hanging Tree! If you can’t make any of Ben’s bookshop events make sure you join us on the 4th […]
The Hanging Tree Announcement
Gollancz is delighted to announce the publication of THE HANGING TREE, the sixth book in Ben Aaronovitch’s bestselling Peter Grant series, on November 3rd 2016. The publication will be supported by a major marketing and publicity campaign and a full UK tour. News of THE HANGING TREE’s imminent publication will delight Ben Aaronovitch’s legions of […]
Cover Reveal: The Hanging Tree
We’re thrilled to be able to reveal the artwork for Ben Aaronovitch’s upcoming Peter Grant novel The Hanging Tree. After a brief trip to the country Peter is back in London and in the thick of it with an investigation that centres around the echoing Mayfair mansions of the super-rich and the bloody legacy of […]
Listen the one of our favourite sections of Broken Homes!
It’s the final week of Cityread and we thought we’d share another favourite audio selection from a bit further along in the Peter Grant series. Our next clip – is a wonderful little of piece from Broken Homes (the fourth book in the Peter Grant series) where a somewhat perplexed Peter Grant has to deal with […]
Listen to an exciting extract from Whispers Under Ground!
It’s week four of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the third book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Whispers Under Ground. Beware the Central line … It’s a brilliant section that is superbly narrated by Kobna Holdbrook-Smith. Whispers Under Ground is out […]
Team Gollancz Friday Reads
Check out what Team Gollancz are reading over the weekend.. Amy – Rivers of London Emily – Monstrous Regiment Charlie – Othergirl Marcus – Arthur C. Clarke The Collected Stories Jen – Murder is Bad Manners Gillian – L’ange de la Nuit Simon – the 13 1/2 lives of Captain Bluebear Let us know what you’ll be […]
Listen to a thrilling extract from Moon Over Soho
It’s week three of Cityread and for those of you who might have already finished Rivers of London we thought we’d share one of our favourite selections from the second book in the Peter Grant Mysteries: Moon Over Soho. Training, explosions, and hunting for vestigia in Soho pubs… It’s a lovely section superbly narrated by […]