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Cover Reveal + Excerpt: The Sisters Mederos

“Sisters, sisters, never met such devoted sisters. Caring, sharing… umm, becoming bandits and scaring…” Okay, so our dastardly duo aren’t quite the sisters depicted in Irving Berlin’s classic but trust us, you’ll want to get to know these two and their hustling ways!

Luckily, the wait won’t be long as The Sisters Mederos by Patrice Sarath hits shelves this April. And now we’ve an excellent cover to show off – as well as an exclusive excerpt of the prologue and first chapter – over on the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog.

Props to Paul Young (no, not

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BookBub, Price Promotion

Assassinate a BookBub Today with Blades of the Old Empire

Blades Of The Old Empire, by Anna KashinaFast-paced, wild assassin adventures are your best buddy today: Blades of the Old Empire by Anna Kashina is $1.99 CAN and 99p UK with Bookbub on Monday 15 January. It’s your duty…

“Fast-paced, ninja-style fight scenes, a pleasant, easy read and an entertaining story. A solid start to what looks to be an exciting series.”
– British Fantasy Society

When Prince Kythar falls under attack in his own castle, he has no idea

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AR Authors, Awards

The Wrong Stars Shortlisted for the Philip K Dick Award

The Wrong Stars by AR author Tim Pratt

WHOOOOT!!!! Sound the good news alarms, release the d̶e̶a̶t̶h̶ joy drones and set party phasers to ‘stun’ because Tim Pratt‘s The Wrong Stars has been shortlisted for this year’s Philip K Dick Award!

The Wrong Stars follows a ragtag crew of the ship the White Raven, as they discover an alien technology that could change the fate of humanity, or unleash an ancient evil which could

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Price Promotion

Whole Lotta Bang for Your Nook

January is off to an explosive start with this fine Nook sale! We have four spectacular books on sale from 9 – 22 January, full Nook links and prices below.

Blades of the Old Empire by Anna Kashina – $0.99
File UnderFantasy [ File Under: Friend & Foe | Kingdoms at War | A Secret Gift | Uncomfortable Journeys ]

Steal the Sky by Megan E O’keefe – $1.99
File UnderFantasy [ Sky Heist | Doppel

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AR Authors, Author Appearance, Conventions

Keith Yatsuhashi at Arisia

Angry Robot author Keith Yatsuhashi

Keith Yatsuhashi, author of wonderfully fun urban fantasy with an anime twist Kojiki and sequel Kokoro, will be appearing at Arisia – New England’s largest and most diverse sci-fi & fantasy convention.

Arisia is taking place this weekend (Jan 12 – 15) in Boston and will be full to the brim with anime, SF&F, costuming, weapons (just for show… we think) and music tracks. There’s something for everyone!

Keith is well known for being

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Angry Robot, Cover Art, Free Excerpt, Sneak Peek

The Library Must Be Built: The Body Library Cover Reveal

It’s here. Oh my GOODNESS, it’s here!

The new cover for Jeff Noon‘s The Body Library has arrived and it’s just as wonderful as you’d expect. Our thanks, as always, to Amazing15 for such a great design.

The Body Library continues the adventures of John Nyquist – who we first met in last August’s A Man of Shadows – as he enters a city where stories take on a life of their own.

Here’s the synopsis:

In a city where words come to life and reality is infected by stories, private eye John Nyquist wakes up in a

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Free Excerpt

Appease the Gods – Read the First Chapter of Fallen Gods for Free

The Tides of War returns! Fallen GodsJames A Moore’s sequel to the acclaimed The Last Sacrifice is here at last. Brogan McTyre and his band of warriors are takinFallen Gods by James A Mooreg on their deities, it’s a hell of a ride…

Brogan McTyre and his compatriots are wanted, dead or alive. Preferably alive, so they can be sacrificed to the raging gods. All they can do is hire more mercenaries and turn them into

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Angry Robot, AR Authors, Author Appearance, Events

Author Appearances: Rod Duncan

Angry Robot author Rod Duncan

Today The Queen of All Crows, the first in Rod Duncan‘s eagerly anticipated second series with us, The Map of Unknown Things, is released!

*Queue celebratory aerial display by troop of fancy, glitter covered crows* 

As is the way with these things, Rod will be holding and/or taking part in a few events over the next month, so if you’re in or near to Leicester, UK do pop on over to get your

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Angry Robot, Open Door

The Open Door… has closed once more

The Open Door 2017 has now closed. Thank you, thank you to everyone who submitted their proposals over the last two months. A last-day flurry, notably amongst folks for whom GMT is something of an alien concept, meant that we decided to keep the way open for a few more hours. Well done to anyone who was able to sneak in under the metal shutters just before they rattled down.

Total submissions this year: 1046 full novels

We’ve already started reading, but of course be patient with the Robots as we work down the pile to yours. If you need

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Angry Robot

Cover Reveal: Smoke Eaters by Sean Grigsby

Coming soon… watch dragons battle it out with firefighters in Sean Grigsby‘s Smoke Eaters!

Firefighter Cole Brannigan is on the verge of retirement after 30 years on the job, and a decade fighting dragons. But during his final fire call, he discovers he’s immune to dragon smoke. It’s such a rare power that he’s immediately conscripted into the elite dragon-fighting force known as the Smoke Eaters.  Retirement cancelled, Brannigan is re-assigned as a lowly rookie, chafing under his superiors. So when he discovers a plot to take over the city’s government, he takes matters into his own hands. With

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12 Days, Christmas, Fan stuff, Kill Em All!, WTF

Festive Angstroms for All

Twas the week before Christmas and all through the base
Not a creature was stirring…

…Except for our Nick that is, who was running around stringing up festive entrails disguised as decorations. Alas, the smell got a bit too much for bipedal carbon-based marketing manager Mike, who demanded that we string up something that hadn’t in a former life been, well… strung up.

Never ones to upset others over the festive period we decided to heed Mike’s cries to make some

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Angry Robot

Reddit AMA – James A Moore

Angry Robot author James A Moore

Exciting news! The king of grimdark, knight of fantasy, honorific of horror and president of podcasts James A Moore will be answering all of your questions in an AMA this Thursday, December 21!

Head on over to r/fantasy to ask Jim anything you’d like, including HOW he writes so many books, WHERE he does all of his scribbling and WHY for such a jolly man he has such a dark, dark writing style.

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Angry Robot Media, AR Authors, Christmas, Interesting Stuff, Kill Em All!, Short Fiction

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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BookBub, Price Promotion

The Mirror Empire is on BookBub Today!

On 8th December Kameron Hurley’s first book: The Mirror Empire from the Worldbreaker Saga series will be on offer in the UK (£0.99) and Australia and Canada for $1.99 on BookBub.

“With vividly inventive world building and a fast-paced plot, The Mirror Empireopens a smart, brutal, and ambitious epic fantasy series. Book two is already on my must-read list.”
Kate Elliott, author of the Spiritwalker series

“Hurley (Rapture) reuses old tropes to excellent effect, interweaving them with original elements to create a

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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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