NEW AND UPCOMING BOOKS

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Shelf Isolation

Well. We don’t know about you, but here at Angry Robot, we thought it’d be zombies.

Or, you know, killer robots.

This is of course a strange and scary time for all of us. But we know that it’s in such times that we turn to stories, whether for escape, for hope, for solace, or for whatever the hell it is you maniacs pushing Pandemic to the top of

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Refraction by Christopher Hinz – Cover Reveal!

We are delighted to reveal the cover for REFRACTION, the new novel from award-winning sci fi author Christopher Hinz, out from Angry Robot this November!

If Aiden Manchester had to have a superpower, why couldn’t it be something useful like predicting the future? Or Jedi mind tricks? Instead, he’s afflicted with manifestations, balls of goo which materialise in midair while he sleeps. But then Aidan learns he was a ‘Quiver Kid’; one of seven orphaned babies drafted for an illicit experiment at

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The Subjugate is optioned for TV, and the sequel is in the bag!

Great news Salvi Brentt fans! You may soon be seeing her character take form on the small screen! An Oscar and Golden Globe nominated production TV have now optioned the rights to The Subjugate TV series. And while that’s been under negotiation, Angry Robot has commissioned the second book in the series, The SensationAnd as if that wasn’t exciting enough, we’ve got the cover reveal for you right here!

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New Angry Robot eBook Prices!

As mechanical beings with computers for brains, we here at Angry Robot have long been fans of eBooks.

We know that many of our readers are too.

So, it gives us great pleasure to announce an overhaul of our eBook prices, making this handy dandy format even handier and dander!

All our frontlist titles are now only £4.99*, so you can buy even more of our brilliant brand new books.

Our huge backlist of the best in SF, F, and WTF?! is only £3.99!*

And as an extra-special incentive, we’ve made the first book in every multi-book series we’ve published

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Work in the Angry Robot Rights Team, and Help Us Achieve World Domination!

A rare job opportunity has popped up in the rights team at Angry Robot HQ in London!

Our parent company Watkins Media is seeking a full-time Rights Executive to help bring the fantastic books produced by its four distinct imprints (including Angry Robot) to all corners of the globe.

This role has a salary range of £22,00–£24,500 per annum, dependent on experience.
The Watkins Media imprints are:
  • Angry Robot Books (your favourite award-winning purveyors of SF, F, and WTF?!)
  • Watkins (a leading publisher of personal development and mind, body, spirit books)
  • Nourish Books (focusing
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We Want YOU To Be Our Robot Intern!

Angry Robot is delighted to announce a new internship program, run by our parent company Watkins Media, for anyone looking for genuine, well-paid experience in publishing!

The Watkins Internships Scheme will be a six-week long programme in which participants will have the opportunity to work across Watkins’ three imprints (Watkins Publishing, Repeater Books, and, of course, Angry Robot), and gain experience in all departments in the company.

All interns will be paid the London Living Wage, you don’t need a university degree or any prior experience to apply, AND we’ll be offering Skype interviews to make it easier

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Keren Landsman Wins the 2019 Geffen Award for ‘The Heart of the Circle’

Keren Landsman has won the 2019 Geffen Award for Best Original Science Fiction or Fantasy Novel for The Heart of the Circle!

The Geffen is Israel’s most prestigious genre fiction award, given annually by the Israeli Society for Science Fiction and Fantasy since 1999, and recognising the very best science fiction and fantasy writing in Hebrew and Hebrew-translation.

We are tremendously proud to have published the English translation of Keren’s brilliantly

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Open Door, Submissions, Writers

Open the Doors…

Now that our new leader has settled in and learned where the kettle is, she’s opening the doors to the proverbial castle – we’re thrilled to announce that we’re holding an open submission period for the entire month of May. We’d love to see your weird and wonderful SFF novels. We’re looking for stories well told, stories we haven’t heard before, stories with a message, but most importantly we’d love to hear from writers of colour and LGBTQ authors. Send us your darlings – we’ll read every one.

Due to the volume we expect (and hope!) to have we won’t

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News from the Overlord

As you may have heard, Angry Robot is making the move from the cosy town of Nottingham to the bright lights of London, where we’ll be joining the Watkins Media mothership. Whilst this is a big change, we feel confident that AR will continue to thrive and deliver the same amazing sci-fi and wtf fiction that you know and love from our new home.

Additionally, a new robot – Gemma Creffield – has joined the ranks as Editorial and Publicity Co-Ordinator. Gemma has worked as a publicist for Watkins Media for several years, creating and driving successful campaigns across their

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Author Appearances

Micah Yongo & RJ Barker Invade Bradford

AR author Micah YongoHear ye, hear ye!

Angry Robot author Micah Yongo (Lost Gods / Pale Kings) and Orbit author RJ Barker (the Wounded Kingdom trilogy) will be going head-to-head in an epic death match at Waterstones Bradford on December 13.

Okay, we may have lied. There (hopefully) won’t be any epic death matches. Our Micah and RJ will be sitting down with author Charlotte Bond – also known for the Breaking the Glass Slipper podcast –

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Exclusive Excerpts

Free Preview of 2019 with INCOMING! the Angry Robot Sampler

2018 has been one hell of a year, and believe it or not (you should – trust us, stare into our visor, you will believe – that’s right, now you believe) 2019 is shaping up to be even better! In this last stretch before the new year you need something to look forward to. We give you Incoming! An Angry Robot 2019 Sampler, featuring the first three chapters of six astonishing

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COVER REVEAL: The Light Brigade

It’s always an auspicious day when we can share news about Kameron Hurley, and today is one of those days, as we show off the new UK cover for The Light Brigade, which we’re publishing on this tiny, green isle.

The novel, which is being published by Saga Press in the US, will be hitting shelves on April 2, 2019.

Here’s the synopsis:

The corporate corps transform their soldiers into light to travel between interplanetary battlegrounds. Most grunts make it in one piece, though some don’t, and others come back… different. Fresh infantry recruit, Dietz, is keen to

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Cover Reveal: SHADOWBLADE

It’s here! The cover for Anna Kashina’s newest novel, Shadowblade, has arrived and let us tell you, it is GORGEOUS.

Shadowblade – the first in a new series from Prism Award-winning Anna – is a fantasy romance which reminds us that swords are sexy and court intrigue captivating. Here’s the synopsis:

Naia dreams of becoming a Jaihar Blademaster, but after assaulting a teacher, her future seems ruined. The timely intervention of a powerful stranger suddenly elevates her into elite Upper Grounds training. She has no idea that the stranger is Dal Gassan, head of the Daljeer Circle. Seventeen years

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COVER REVEAL: The Bayern Agenda

Another day, another beautiful cover to show off.

A few months ago we read a novel. A cold war novel, set in another galaxy, with snarky characters and a plot like you wouldn’t believe. This book, this excellent book, was Dan Moren‘s The Bayern Agenda. Needless to say we purchased it, and it will be hitting all good bookshelves in March 2019.

Here’s the synopsis:

Simon Kovalic, top intelligence operative for the Commonwealth of Independent Systems, is on the frontline of the burgeoning Cold War with the aggressive Illyrican Empire. He barely escapes his latest mission with a broken

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COVER REVEAL: Pure Chocolate

The most zany, heartwarming and fun series is back, with Amber Royer‘s Pure Chocolate!

We’re so excited for you to read all about the continuing adventures of Bo Benitez and her friends, as they cross the galaxy encountering terrifying aliens and fighting bad guys, when the book hits shelves in March 2019. Seems such a long wait, doesn’t it? Well, fret not, as today we’ve got the beautiful cover to show off, created by the brilliantly talented Heri Irawan

Ready?

Here we go:

Pure Chocolate by Amber RoyerMore →