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12 Days, Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Freebies

And so this is Christmas…

Well, we’ve had a great 2013, so far (still a week to go!) but here’s a round-up of our 12 Days of Christmas blogs – and don’t forget, you can pick up ebook copies of all of our featured authors for one shiny UK pound! (About US$1.33). See the authors blog posts below, for details of this offer.

The Staff blogs:

Vicky’s Christmas Advent Calendar

Abi’s Secret Santa Christmas

Lee’s Best of the Year

Wanda – Chanumas

Suzannah – The Best Christmas Film Ever (That’s not the name of the film, by

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Awards, Books, Exhibit A, Freebies, General skiffy bollocks, Robot Army, Strange Chemistry

Team Robot Blogger Award

As most of you are probably aware, we here at Robot HQ adore our blogs, bloggers, readers of blogs, and all things related. We really appreciate everything they do to help us promote our books, authors, and indeed Angry Robot, Strange Chemistry, and Exhibit A. With today being Thanksgiving, we thought it was the perfect time to announce our Team Robot Blogger Award. We want to give back to those bloggers who work tirelessly, for no financial gain, and in their own free time, to read more books than we can even publish, and spread the word

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Angry Robot, Exclusive Excerpts, Freebies

New Extracts: The Age Atomic, The Marching Dead and Black Feathers

The Age Atomic, by Adam Christopher, The Marching Dead, Lee Battersby and Black Feathers by Joseph D’Lacey are all officially on-sale in the UK/EU next week (from Thursday 6th to be precise), but are already our in US/CAN print and ebook editions.

Here’s a taster from each to whet your appetite for more…

Click on the widgets below to activate them and read a free sample from each book, or use the links beneath each widget to visit issuu.com, where you’ll find sharing buttons, embed code, links and all sorts, should

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Angry Robot, Exclusive Excerpts, Freebies

New Extracts: The Mad Scientist’s Daughter, She Returns From War

As it’s the season of good will and all that jazz, we thought we’d give you an early present in the form of another two free samples, this time from our February 2013 releases.

The Mad Scientist’s Daughter by Cassandra Rose Clarke is a stand-alone tale of love, loss and robotics. And She Returns From War by Lee Collins is the second Cora Oglesby weird western, sequel to The Dead of Winter.

Both books will be on-sale in the UK/EU from February 7th next year and in the US/CAN and ebook from January 29th.

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New Extracts: Nexus, The Merchant of Dreams, The Bookman Histories

It’s free samples time again! Check out these multi-chapter extracts from our three January 2013 releases: near-future science fiction thriller Nexus by Ramez Naam, Elizabethan swashbuckling and skullduggery saga The Merchant of Dreams by Anne Lyle and the three-in-one omnibus edition of the steampunk extravaganza The Bookman Histories by World Fantasy Award winner Lavie Tidhar.

All three books will be on-sale in print in the UK/EU from January 3rd 2013, slightly earlier in the US/CAN, and in ebook from December 18th from all your favourite book retailers.

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New Extracts: The Wrong Goodbye, Crown Thief, The Knights of Breton Court, The Dead of Winter

Our October new releases will be unleashed on the world in just a couple of weeks’ time. Soon you’ll be able to head on down to your favourite bookstore (or make with the clicking on your favourite online retailer’s website) and grab a copy of The Wrong Goodbye by Chris F. Holm, Crown Thief by David Tallerman and the three-volume omnibus edition of The Knights of Breton Court by Maurice Broaddus. Once you have them safely in-hand (or on-reader) you can scamper off to your reading-cave and devour them without pause, snarling like a

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Freebies, Guest Posts

A Free Split Worlds Short Story a Week, Courtesy of Emma Newman

 
This Guest Post is by newly-signed AR Author Emma Newman.

Come into the Split Worlds

The Author - Emma NewmanSo the dust is settling and my little corner of the internet is returning to normality following the announcement that the Split Worlds series is now in the gentle care of our favourite Robot Overlords. I thought it would be a good time to promise to

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Angry Robot, Freebies, Future formats, Interesting Stuff, On Sale

Free Samples of Every Angry Robot Book

We don’t always blow our own trumpet, so having spent a few, slightly tedious hours on a very hot day assembling the latest batch of samplers of some upcoming Angry Robot titles, we thought it worth reminding all you deeply lovely AR readers that we do, as standard, offer a free excerpt from every single one of our books.

Ebooks, Arrrrrrr!There’s a lot of talk about eBook piracy at the moment. And there are all sorts of reasons. Some of them

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New Extracts: Strangeness & Charm by Mike Shevdon, Night’s Engines by Trent Jamiseon

Time now for more of our regular free extracts. Here are sample chapters from the two books that we’re officially publishing on June 7th (available in the US/CAN and eBook editions from May 29th).

Strangeness and Charm is the third part of Mike Shevdon’s fabulous urban fantasy series, The Courts of the Feyre (book one: Sixty-One Nails, book two: The Road to Bedlam).

Night’s Engines is the second and concluding part of Trent Jamieson’s weird and quite wonderful science fantasy saga The Nightbound Land (book one: Roil).

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Empire State comic, song and more stories

Over at EmpireState.cc, we’ve seen some great new works appear over the last couple of weeks.

The latest of which is Silver Specter – a comic by Hugo winner, Cheyenne Wright.

Also available is an original song by Angry Robot’s theme-tune sccribe, John Anealio.

And plenty more.

Head on over to the Empire State WorldBuilder site and see what else is new (and it’s all free!)

Here’s the first page of Silver Specter to whet your appetites…

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New Extracts: Blackbirds, Evil Dark and The Nekropolis Archives

Next month is the Merry Month of May – the month of blooming flowers, spring sunshine and country dancing, yes? Not at Angry Robot it isn’t, no. At Angry Robot we’ll be doing our level best to throw a spanner in the works of all that jollity, levity and general pleasantness with a triple dose of dark, dark supernatural fiction, via the publication of Blackbirds by Chuck Wendig, Evil Dark by Justin Gustainis and The Nekropolis Archives by Tim Waggoner.

But why wait until May to bring the darkness, when you can get a

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