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Take a Free Trip to Tanegawa’s World: Excerpt from Blood Binds the Pack

Blood Binds the Pack by Alex WellsWe’ve been desperate to get back to Tanegawa’s World after reading Hunger Makes the Wolf, and now you can too – here are the first two chapters of Alex Wells‘ magnificent Blood Binds the Pack.

War is coming to Hob Ravani’s world. The company that holds it in monopoly, TransRift Inc, has at last found what they’re looking for–the source of the power that enables their Weathermen to

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General skiffy bollocks, Hell Yes, Interesting Stuff, Offers, Price Promotion, WTF

Make Angry Robot Your Cheap Date This Valentine’s

Hate Valentine’s Day? Not in the mood to go out and watch couples snogging in a corner? Fancy staying in with an excellent book instead?  Well, let Angry Robot be your cheap date!

For just £1 (or the equivalent) we’ll send you a surprise book to curl up with on the 14th.

It might not be able to draw you a hot bath and cover you in chocolate but we can promise you’ll traverse universes,

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Angry Robot, Charity, Interesting Stuff

Pre-order Smoke Eaters, Help Firefighters

Smoke Eaters by Sean Grigsby

We do like a good charity and finding a way to support one through book sales is one of our favourite things to do. After last year’s campaign to support Freedom Service Dogs of America with a pre-order campaign for Wendy N Wagner’s An Oath of Dogs we’re going to do another pre-order campaign, this time for Sean Grigsby‘s Smoke Eaters!

It seems apt, seeing as when

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Angry Robot

Author Appearance: Sean Grigsby

Smoke Eaters by Sean GrigsbySean Grigsby will be appearing at not one, but two events in March — just after his debut novel Smoke Eaters has been released! Be sure to catch him at the following venues to hear all about dragon-fighting and the world Cole, his protagonist, lives in! Get your books signed, meet the man, and mingle with other F/SF fans!
Details:
1) March 16th @ Books-A-Million
    5pm-8pm CST
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Cover Art

COVER REVEAL: The Traitor God

We have something wonderful for all y’all to take a look at today, the brand new cover for Cameron Johnston‘s The Traitor God!

There’s already *quite* the buzz for the release of The Traitor God – which hits shelves in June 2018 – with New York Public Library including it in its ‘Most Anticipated Books of 2018‘ list and Neil Williamson calling Cameron “a real name to watch in the epic fantasy genre”.

However, until the book is available for your grabby hands why not feast your eyes upon the full cover over on The Fantasy

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AR Authors, Author Appearance, Conventions, Events, Round Ups

Keith Yatsuhashi Writes on Arisia

Angry Robot author Keith YatsuhashiAs you may have seen, author of Kojiki and KokoroKeith Yatsuhashi, was at SFF convention Arisia in Boston last week. Turns out he had so much fun we asked him to write just a little guest post about his experience, which he did! So, without further ado, we’ll hand on over to Keith to tell us about his experience of fandom and being an author at a con:

A Weekend of Fandom, Networking,

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Angry Robot

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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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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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: 1,086 full novels

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

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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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