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Author Appearances, Writers

Cameron Johnston Epic Fantasy Adventures

Angry Robot author Cameron JohnstonIf you fleshy humans haven’t already melted in this heat then, to reward your robot-like survival skills, we have a treat for you! The fantastic  Cameron Johnston, author of The Traitor God will be at Glasgow Waterstones on Argyle Street to talk about fantasy and sign books!

On the 20th September Cameron will appear (possibly out of the ether) alongside Anna Stephens, author of Godblind, and Anna Smith Spark, author of The Court of Broken

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Author Appearances, Freebies

Amber Royer Book Signing!

AR Author Amber RoyerIf you’re after some chocolate that won’t melt in the heat then Amber Royer has you covered!

Amber will be signing copies of her debut novel Free Chocolate at the Creekwalk Village Barnes & Noble.

Alongside the signing the in-store Starbucks will be giving out free samples of the signature Free Chocolate drink they have designed! You can even vote on what the drink should be called right here and you can pick one up along

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Author Appearances

Micah Yongo at the Super Relaxed Fantasy Club!

AR author Micah YongoIt’s much too warm for those fantasy clubs of yore, the ones with the real dragons breathing fire and the requirements to joust with your neighbour for the last copy of your new favourite novel. So we’re proposing ditching the old and taking some time out and ducking into an air-conditioned paradise this coming Tuesday, July 31, with a trip to see Micah Yongo the Super Relaxed Fantasy Club.

Micah – who will be joined

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Conventions, Robot Army, Writers

Robots at CONvergence!

For all you lucky humans attending CONvergence this week we have Robots taking over the con in their excitement to see and chat to you, YES YOU! Luckily we managed to restrain them from their usual deathly leanings, once we assured them you’re on our side and will be buying many books. Cos you all will be, right? RIGHT? *stares*

Over the weekend our authors will be taking part in a variety of signings, readings,

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Author Appearances, Conventions, Writers

N.S. Dolkart at ReaderCon!

ReaderCon is just around the corner, humans, and have we got a treat for you. One of our robots, N.S. Dolkart, author of the Godserfs Trilogy will be attending not one, not two, but THREE events for your human eyes and ears.

Here’s where you can find N.S. Dolkart at ReaderCon:

Angry Robot author NS DolkartThursday 12th July
9pm Solo Reading (30min)

Saturday 14th July
8pm Rethinking the Dangerous Victim Panel (1

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Cover Art

Cover Reveal: The Dreaming Stars

The Dreaming Stars by Tim Pratt has a cover!

The much awaited sequel to The Wrong Stars, a mind blowing and thoughtful space opera which was shortlisted for this year’s Philip K Dick Award.

If you’re yet to catch up on The Wrong Stars then unless you’re busy fighting aliens in unknown space there’s no excuse not to do so before The Dreaming Stars hits shelves this September. You can even buy if for just £5.49 (or equivalent)

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Author Appearances, Book Announcements, Books, Cover Art

New Books from D.B. Jackson!!

AR Author D B JacksonOkay humans, buckle up because we’re about to blow your squishy minds! In wonderful, brilliant and joyful news, we’re announcing not one but TWO new books from our new Crawford Fantasy Award-winning cybernetic author, D.B. Jackson! D.B. is making it rain books here at Angry Robot, he’s bringing time-hopping epic fantasies Time’s Children in October and the sequel Time’s Demon in May 2019!

Here’s the synopsis for the first:

Fifteen year-old Tobias Doljan, a Walker trained to travel

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Angry Robot, Awards

The Stars are Legion on the Campbell Memorial Shortlist!

The Stars Are Legion by Kameron HurleyWe have some news so incredible it might just wipe your memory and leave you stranded on a dying world-ship in the vast emptiness of space.

That’s right, Kameron Hurley has been nominated for a John W. Campbell Memorial Award for Best Science Fiction Novel for her gory, fleshy, downright meaty book The Stars Are Legion!! Although we’re excited, we’re certainly not surprised, Kameron’s work is amazing, dark,

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Conventions

A Splendid Day Out!

Angry Robot author KW JeterPolish your goggles, straighten your top hats, and hop on your dirigibles to celebrate all things steampunk with K.W. Jeter at A Splendid Day Out in Morecambe this weekend!

K.W. Jeter, the Father of Steampunk and author of Infernal DevicesFiendish SchemesGrim Expectations, and Morlock Night will be attending to make not just a day but a whole weekend truly splendid.

Jeter will be speaking at the Arts of Steam segment at this steam-powered

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Book Birthdays

The Traitor God Book Launch!

The Traitor God by Cameron JohnstonIf that bright June sun is just too cheery for you then celebrate something grim this summer with the launch of Cameron Johnston’s debut work of grimdark fantasy The Traitor God. On Tuesday 5th June Cameron will launch his stunning debut with Glasgow Waterstones on Argyle Street.

Cameron will be interviewed by Ruth EJ Booth, a BSFA-award winning author and scholar of fantasy, before giving a signing!

Here’s a short look

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Conventions

Wesley Chu at MCM London!

This weekend our very own robot author Wesley Chu, author of Time Salvager, Time Siege, the Tao series AND The Rise of Io will be at MCM London Comic Con! Wesley will be on a couple panels sharing wisdom and blowing your human minds!

Wes will be signing both Friday and Saturday, however has two panels on the first day, which you can see below:

Friday 25th May

Authors of Action – Comic

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Angry Robot, On Sale

The Queen of All Deals

The Queen of All Crows by Rod DuncanThe Queen of all Crows is a smart and entertaining read, among the best of the steampunk subgenre I’ve read. It continues the story of Elizabeth Barnabus in an alternative history where they take intellectual property protection a little too seriously.”
– Craig Newmark, founder of Craigslist and Craigconnects

“It seems an odd mix of steampunk, supernatural mystery, and intellectual property thriller, but I like it.”
– Black Gate

“Rod Duncan not

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances

Alternative Wedding Plans!

If, like us, your invite to the royal wedding was lost in the post then you can use your free May 19th to attend the Books on the Hill and BristolCon Fringe Alternative Wedding Plans event!

Between 12pm-2pm there will be both a panel and a signing from a whole flock (quest? imagining? murder?) of fantasy authors including Joanne Hall, Peter Newman, Lucy Hounsom, and Brian McClellan. And given that it will be held at the Hatchet Inn, Bristol, we expect there will be a chance for a quick drink in between all

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Angry Robot, On Sale

Three for (Almost) Free!

“Jay Posey creates a vivid and mesmerizing world whose characters are so real and so flawed that you’ll recognize them immediately. An unforgettable read.”
– Peter Telep, Co-author of the #1 New York Times Bestseller, Against All Enemies

“A fun, action packed read that serves as a solid debut – I’m on board for Book Two for certain.”
– Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“Gritty action-packed drama so hi-res and real you’ll believe you got something in your eye.”
– Matt Forbeck, author of Amortals and Dangerous Games

If you

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