Books News

The latest literary developments from the world of SF, fantasy and horror publishing

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The Black Library Summer Of Reading Event

at 08:45am July 21 2014

Looking back at July’s online celebration of Warhammer 40,000 stories

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Dan Abnett Talks Guardians Of The Galaxy

at 06:28pm July 2 2014

The man who assembled the current line-up on the comic, the movie and Marvel’s first prose novel

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GUEST BLOG Fighting Fantasy Fest 2014

at 08:45am June 16 2014

With his You Are The Hero history book and the first official convention, Jonathan Green celebrates Fighting Fantasy game books!

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See Authors Like Nick Harkaway And Malorie Blackman At The New Foyles

at 08:45am June 6 2014

Grand opening festival means there’s a programme of literary events this month at the all-new Foyles flagship bookstore in London

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Sci-fi and graphic novel events at Stoke Newington Literary Festival!

at 09:05am June 2 2014

There’ll be a strong genre presence at this year’s festival, starting this Friday. Book your tickets!

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A New Trophy For The David Gemmell Awards For Fantasy

at 12:24pm May 25 2014

The winners of the best fantasy book cover art will this year receive a statue of Druss the Axeman!

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Celebrate Towel Day as a tribute to Hitchhiker’s Douglas Adams

at 04:24pm May 7 2014

The National Space Centre celebrates Towel Day as a tribute to Douglas Adams

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Limited Edition Horus Heresy Novella Available To Pre-order Now

at 06:00pm May 6 2014

Gav Thorpe’s Ravenlord gets the deluxe treatment…

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Women In SF Panel At Blackwell’s This Week

at 10:05am May 4 2014

An event this coming Thursday at the Charing Cross bookstore will discuss the role and influence of female SF authors

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Ancillary Justice Wins Arthur C Clarke Award

at 08:30pm May 1 2014

Ann Leckie’s debut novel scoops prize for best SF novel of the year

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New Joe Abercrombie Book Cover Revealed

at 04:15pm March 21 2014

The UK cover for Half A King

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Arthur C Clarke Award Shortlist Announced

at 09:00pm March 18 2014

The books in the running for this year’s edition of the prestigious SF prize

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Arthur C Clarke Award receives record number of submissions

at 02:00pm January 30 2014

The full submission list is revealed for the prestigious science fiction prize

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New Gerry Anderson Project To Be Published By Gollancz

at 05:24pm January 27 2014

Kickstarter-funded Gemini Force One to put out a special limited edition for backers later this year

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The Kitschies novel awards shortlist announced

at 11:04am January 23 2014

Organisers of the annual prize for books containing elements of the “speculative and fantastic” have revealed this year’s shortlist

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