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Cover Reveal: The Fall of Io

Cover reveal, hoooooOOOOO!

It’s that time again! Now, you should be – and if not, why not, huh? Huh? Huh? – already acquainted with the antics of Ella Patel who was, in Wesley Chu’s fast paced and action packed sci-fi novel The Rise of Io, forced to share her head with the alien Io, a low-ranking Quasing with a bit of an attitude problem. Well, we say that Io has one… so too does Ella, the streetwise kid you definitely wouldn’t want to get on the wrong side of. Now, in sequel The Fall of Io – which hits shelves

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New Book Announcement: SHADOWBLADE by Anna Kashina

Behold some wondrous new book news! *fires confetti cannon*

The amazing Anna Kashina, author of the Majat Code Series, is back with a brand new Angry Robot author Anna Kashinanovel ShadowbladeThis stunning epic fantasy novel with swords, politics, romance and a badass heroine will be heading your way in May 2019.

Here’s the full 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

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Author Appearances

Signing: Sean Grigsby & John Hornor Jacobs

Well, you can probably tell by the artwork but Sean Grigsby and John Hornor Jacobs, both Arkansas natives, will be signing books at Barnes & Noble Little Rock on Saturday.

The pair – both critically acclaimed for their SFF work – will be reading from their respective novels and then available for general chats and signings.

If you’re lucky Sean might just get out his fire truck again… if you ask

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Author Appearances, Conventions, Out and About, Robots at large

All Aboard For Fantasycon 2018

Hear Ye. Hear Ye. The Robots will be descending on Fantasycon 2018 this weekend for all things bookish and delightful!

Yes that’s right, we’ll be firing up our hoverboards and heading for The Queen’s Hotel in Chester from the 19th – 21st October. Not only have we got authors taking part in panels, but our very own publicity manager, Penny will be playing some late night D&D with other writerly folks (keep an eye on Twitter/Instagram for photos and possible videos).

Also, the con is home of the British Fantasy Awards and our very own Jeannette Ng is nominated for Best

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Cover Reveal: The Beast of Nightfall Lodge

Good morrow, Robot fans.

We’re currently busy creating the most wonderful 2019 covers for you to feast your eyes on, as you might be noticing from the amount of cover reveal posts we’ve been publishing! Today’s artwork is something a bit special for a cold, autumnal day: S A Sidor‘s The Beast of Nightfall Lodge.

Created by immensely talented dark artist of the damned, Dan Strange, the cover perfectly encapsulates the pulpy goodness of S A’s work.

We honestly can’t wait for you to read The Beast of Nightfall Lodge, which is the sequel to May’s Fury

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COVER REVEAL: Darius Hinks’ The Ingenious

Humans, we have official news.

It has come to our attention that the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog has recently posted an article detailing the cover art for Darius HinksThe Ingenious by none other than John Coulthart, creator of such covers as Under the Pendulum Sun and Moonshine.

It is important that you head to the site right now and take a look at the brand new, super shiny artwork without hesitation, because it is fucking beautiful and your eyes deserve that kind of treat.

Here’s a sneak peek to tide you over until you click

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The Sisters Mederos to Germany PLUS Fog Season Cover Reveal

Happy Friday, humans!

We’ve got some good news for all fans of Patrice Sarath’s The Sisters Mederos: the crack team at Watkins Media have sold German rights to the novel to Feder & Schwert GmbH. So, if your German is up to scratch  and you want to read The Sisters Mederos in both English and German then you’ll soon be in luck. Or, if you have any friends who would prefer to read this intriguing, sororal, magical novel in their mother tongue, let them know!

Now, the good news isn’t over. While we have you, we wanted to captialise

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Exclusive Excerpts

Crime is Over: Read the first two chapters of The Subjugate for Free

Can people really change? Even if you start editing their brains… Find out in captivating near-future SF thriller, The Subjugate by Amanda Bridgeman. Get a headstart today, read the first two chapters right here, and then pre-order!


In a small religious community rocked by a spree of shocking murders, Detectives Salvi Brentt and Mitch Grenville find themselves surrounded by suspects. The Children of Christ have a tight grip on their people, and the Solme Complex neurally edit violent criminals – Subjugates – into placid servants called Serenes. In a town where purity and sin, temptation and repression live side by side, everyone

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Go back to the future in Time’s Children by D B Jackson

Travel back in time, lose your future and fight to change it back! That’s the nightmare facing the hero of Time’s Children by D B Jackson, and you can read how it all begins right here – enjoy the first four chapters of this epic adventure on us!


Fifteen year-old Tobias Doljan, a Walker trained to travel through time, is called to serve at the court of Daerjen. The sovereign, Mearlan IV, wants him to Walk back fourteen years, to prevent a devastating war which will destroy all of Islevale. Even though the journey will double Tobias’ age, he

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Go Straight to the Oubliette, Do Not Pass Go

Daughters of Forgotten Light by Sean GrigsbyGet engrossed in Sean Grigsby’s mad, bad and dangerous spaceploitation novel Daughters of Forgotten Light for free – check out the first two chapters right here!

Deep space penal colony Oubliette, population: scum. Lena “Horror” Horowitz leads the Daughters of Forgotten Light, one of three vicious gangs fighting for survival on Oubliette. Their fragile truce is shaken when a new shipment arrives from Earth carrying a fresh batch of

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Cover Reveal: Gates of the Dead by James A Moore

As the Ancient Greeks know, trying to kill Gods is a really bad idea. Alas Brogan McTyre and his band of friends didn’t get that memo and now the majority of the Five Kingdoms lies in ruin.

Still, despite the perils happening within James A Moore‘s The Tides of War series, the novels always have glorious covers, and the artwork for the final novel in the series, The Gates of The Dead, is no exception. Just take a look below to see the full, incredible cover. Our thanks, as always, to living legend Alejandro Colucci, for the

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Author Appearances

Eric Scott Fischl at Montana Book Festival

Angry Robot author Eric Scott FischlMontana! Are you heading to the hottest festival in your state, the Montana Book Festival? Well, you should be. Because there, there you will find our most wondrous Eric Scott Fischl, who will be hawking his quack medical opinions, dishing out dubious drinks (unconfirmed) and selling his fine, fine novels – Dr Potter’s Medicine Show and loose sequel TheTrials of Solomon Parker – to all y’all.

Eric will be around on Saturday

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Exclusive Excerpts

Do Your Manners Measure Up? Find Out in a Free Excerpt of The Sisters Mederos

The Sisters Mederos by Patrice SarathPatrice Sarath’s delightful fantasy novel of manners, magic and mayhem, The Sisters Mederos opens its pages to you, dear reader, in this exclusive excerpt of the first three chapters.

House Mederos was once the wealthiest merchant family in Port Saint  Frey. Now the family is disgraced, impoverished, and humbled by the  powerful Merchants Guild. Daughters Yvienne and Tesara Mederos are determined to uncover who was behind their family’s downfall

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Author Appearances

Cameron Johnston at MCM Glasgow

Angry Robot author Cameron JohnstonGlasgow! It’s MCM weekend and we’re sure that you’re all full of excitement and wonder. And we’re going to add to that, by letting you know that Cameron Johnston, author of brilliantly disgusting and wonderful grimdark The Traitor God, will be along for the ride.

Cameron will be taking part in two events with Ken MacLeod on Saturday and otherwise hanging out and taking in the con sights. He looks

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Jeannette Ng and Lavie Tidhar Guests of Honour at Fantasticon 2018

Fantasy and steampunk lovers of Copenhagen, rejoice!

This weekend we are sending two fine Robots over to your wonderful city, as Guests of Honour at Fantasticon 2018.

Jeannette Ng (Under the Pendulum Sun) and Lavie Tidhar (The Bookman trilogy) will be around and about for the whole weekend, signing, taking part in panels and even holding a hair braiding workshop!

The full program for the weekend can be found here. Tickets are available here. Books will be available for sale at the con.

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