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CHRISTMAS DEATH MATCH Flash Fic

You know your pals at Angry Robot, we just love getting festive. We also just love death, awful, foul murder most horrid.

This holiday season we wanted to bring you something that smushes our two favourite things together in a perfect unholy matrimony, with a festive bow just slapped on the top right there. So friends, we bring you CHRISTMAS DEATH MATCH FLASH FIC.

From this Tuesday we’ll be pitching some of our

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Angry Robot, Cover Art

Cover Reveal + First Chapter: Lost Gods

The release date for Micah Yongo‘s debut novel, Lost Gods is fast approaching, and will be available for all those grabby hands from April 2018! The story follows Neythan, a young assassin who is betrayed and hunted by his brotherhood, the Shedaím, for suspected murder. See how Neythan fights back against those who would see him dead, and the bastard ruling classes, in this epic fantasy novel.

You can see a sneak peek of the amazing new cover below, by the wonderful Larry Rostant.

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AR Authors, New Robot Author, Robot Business

New Author Alert! Cameron Johnston

Howdy folks, Angry Robot author Cameron Johnston

Get out your welcome banner and shake up that champagne because we’ve got a new announcement: Cameron Johnston has agreed to a full brain augmentation, the insertion of various tracking devices and lasers and has joined the Angry Robot team! We’re bloody delighted to have him, especially as we hear h̶e̶’̶s̶ ̶a̶ ̶h̶i̶g̶h̶-̶l̶e̶v̶e̶l̶ ̶m̶a̶g̶e̶… uh, has a lot of cool things to say.

To find out more about Cameron and his forthcoming grimdark novel

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Angry Robot, Interesting Stuff, News

AR Books: Available in Large Prints and Braille NOW!

The BIGGER the BETTER, right?!

Here’s some exciting news – we now have 21 of our brilliant books on Read How You Want, a fabulous website where you can access a bunch of our awesome stories in large print and in braille!

Each title will be available by the end of November and include, but aren’t limited to:

Numenera: The Night Clave by Shanna Germain & Monte Cook
Under the Pendulum Sun by Jeannette Ng
The Trials of Solomon Parker by Eric Scott Fischl
The Wrong Stars by Tim Pratt
Nanoshock by K.C. Alexander
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Angry Robot, AR Authors, New Robot Author

NEW AUTHOR: S A Sidor

Angry Robot Author, SA Sidor
Photo by Jamie Howard

Hear ye, hear ye, meatbags!

We have news! There’s a new author in town, and he goes by the name S A Sidor.

Imagine, if you will, Indiana Jones mixed with The Mummy – plus hopping vampires and evil monks thrown in for good measure – on a journey from Egypt across the US. That’s not Steve’s holiday round up but a description of his forthcoming novel,

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Conventions, Events

Jeannette Ng to Appear at DCC

Jeannette Ng, author of our favourite creepy gothic fantasy Under the Pendulum Sun will be appearing at Dutch ComiCon this weekend (18 / 19 November)!

The biggest convention in Holland, Jeannette will be hobnobbing with the likes of Lena Headey (Cersei from Game of Thrones), Spencer Wilding (Darth Vader in Rogue One) and Jared Gilmore (Bobby Draper in Mad Men/ Henry in Once Upon a Time).

Here’s a list

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Angry Robot, Cover Art, Free Excerpt, Sneak Peek

Cover Reveal + First Chapter: Queen of the Struggle

Nik Korpon’s The Rebellion’s Last Traitor is “an explosive tale of betrayal and revenge in which allegiances prove as dangerous and unreliable as the memories the citizens of Eitan City buy and sell. Korpon crosses genre lines with ease, and imbues this post-apocalyptic tale with the rhythm and immediacy of crime fiction.” (Chris Holm, Anthony Award-winning author of Red Right Hand and The Killing Kind.)

Since the first one was brilliant, we are even more excited to reveal the cover of Korpon’s dystopian SF sequel, Queen of the Struggle, which follows the fate of Eitan City and the further challenges Henraek faces.

See the brand new

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AMA, News, Robots at large, scifi

AMA: Tim Pratt

Angry Robot author Tim Pratt

Hold onto your mental and spiritual faculties people as Tim Pratt, author of The Wrong Stars is about to do take part in a Reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything).

That’s right, the Locus senior editor, winner of too-many-awards-to-mention and fantasy/sci-fi author will answer almost ANYTHING you ask of him, though probably not *that*, or *THAT* but definitely that.

If you fancy getting in on the fun, head over to r/sciencefiction this Thursday, November 16

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AR Authors, Book Announcement, New Robot Author

NEW AUTHOR: Introducing Patrice Sarath

AR Author Patrice Sarath

*EXCITING NEWS KLAXON!*

We have a new author! Patrice Sarath has pledged her soul to the Robots and will be carrying out our work, spreading the word of great books, great storytelling and great fantasy.

Her novel, The Sisters Mederos – a brilliant secondary fantasy with magic, bandits and a class system straight from the Victorian era – will be released in April 2018, just in time for FantasyCon, in fact!. You can read all about

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Angry Robot, Cover Art, Giveaways

Cover Reveal + Giveaway: The Queen of All Crows

Rod Duncan‘s new series, The Map of Unknown Things, sees our Gas-Lit protagonist Elizabeth in an entirely new light as she takes to the high seas in first title The Queen of All Crows, due for release in January.

As we are nearing the release date it’s only fair that we reveal the haunting new cover to you – an enticing and enigmatic image created by the wonderful Will Staehle.

Click on the teaser image below to see the official full cover on Fantasy Faction.

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Angry Robot, Book Announcement, Danielle L. Jensen, News, Offers

NEW THINGS: Omnibuses To Rock Your World

Good news, Robot fans: we’ve created some pretty gosh-darn wonderful ebook omnibuses!

That’s right, in November you can treat yourself to omnibuses of The Malediction Novels by Danielle L Jensen, The Seven Forges Novels by James A Moore and The Fall of the Gas-Lit Empire series by Rod Duncan.

Excitingly, in January you can also purchase the first novel in Rod’s Map of Unknown Things series, The Queen of All Crows, which features our most wonderful Elizabeth – protagonist of the Gas-Lit Empire. The second novel in James’ The Tides of War series

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Angry Robot Live, AR Authors, Author Appearance, Live Panel, Robots at large

Robots Live: Matthew De Abaitua in London

Londoners! Make sure you’re around Wednesday, November 8, as the wondrously smart and fun Matthew De Abaitua will be appearing at Unsung Live at The Star of Kings in King’s Cross.

Joining Matthew are Lucy Hounsom, RJ Barker and David Gullen.

Go on down, grab a pint and catch up on some of the best sci-fi and fantasy around.

Click on the button below for more details:

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Angry Robot, Charity, Cover Art, Interesting Stuff, News

An Oath of Dogs Pre-Order Campaign: Update

An Oath of Dogs by Wendy N Wagner

Back in March we showed off the breathtaking cover for Wendy N Wagner‘s An Oath of Dogs (all credit to the exceptional Joey Hi-Fi), and at the same time let you know that for each pre-order of the novel we’d be donating $1 to Freedom Service Dogs of America, a national charity which provides assistance dogs for people in need.

So, to keep you

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Free Excerpt

Find Your Wrong Stars with a Free Read of Tim Pratt’s New Space Opera

The Wrong Stars by Tim PrattRead the first two chapters of Tim Pratt’s superb space opera, The Wrong Stars, right here. Its galactic scope and wonderful crew make this a real delight.

The shady crew of the White Raven run freight and salvage at the fringes of our solar system. They discover the wreck of a centuries-old exploration vessel floating light years away from its intended destination and revive its sole occupant, who wakes with news of

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