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Book Announcements

New Author Alert! Jeannette Ng

Good News Robots!Angry Robot Author Jeannette Ng

We have ensared, signed another new author: the wonderful Jeannette Ng.

Jeannette is originally from Hong Kong but now lives in Durham, UK. Her MA in Medieval and Renaissance Studies fed into an interest in medieval and missionary theology, which in turn spawned her love for writing gothic fantasy with a theological twist. And that’s just what she did with Under the Pendulum Sun, a dark gothic fantasy that interweaves

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Book Announcements

New Book Announcement: The Uploaded by Ferrett Steinmetz

Angry Robot author Ferrett SteinmetzYEEEEEEEEYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!

You all know how much we love Ferrett Steinmetz and his amazing ‘Mancer series (Flex, The Flux, Fix), right? Well, when Ferrett told us he’d written a new standalone novel we wanted it so much that we took his entire family hostage until such a time as he signed a contract with us, in his own blood, promising fealty, book rights and doughnuts each month until the end of

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Cover Reveal: Dr Potter’s Medicine Show

screen-shot-2016-10-26-at-15-00-57Roll up, roll up!

Let us thrill you with a fantastical, alchemical tale in the form of Dr Potter’s Medicine Show, the forthcoming title from Eric Scott Fischl.

Here’s the synopsis:

The year is 1878. Dr Alexander Potter, disgraced Civil War surgeon, now snake-oil salesman, travels the Pacific Northwest with a disheartened company of strongmen, fortune-tellers, and musical whores. Under their mysterious and murderous leader they entertain the masses while hawking the Chock-a-saw Sagwa Tonic, a vital elixir touted to cure all ills both physical and spiritual. For a few unfortunate

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Ferrett Steinmetz Takes Over the B&N SFF Blog’s Twitter

Fix by Ferrett SteinmetzToday folks, our Ferrett Steinmetz will be commandeering the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog‘s Twitter account to offer you – YES YOU – the chance to win a signed trilogy of his ‘Mancer series.

As you may have gathered from Flex and The Flux, Ferrett just loves his pop culture references. In fact, in Fix there are a whole lot of chapter title references to movies, books

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Angry Robot, Cover Art

Cover Reveal: Break The Chains

Howdy folks!

We have a gorgeous new cover to show off! It’s for the second book in Megan E O’Keefe‘s Scorched Continent series: Break The Chains – continuing the capers of Detan and Tibs that we first saw in Steal the Sky.

We’ve been lucky enough to have Kim Sokol continue the series covers with this stunning and rather vertiginous illustration. You can feel the wind in your hair!

In keeping with her books’ lovable thief and scoundrel duo, Megan has written a blog about friendships in fantasy for you to enjoy and have fuzzy feels about. Our pals at the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy blog  have been kind

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Author Appearances

Cover Reveal + Excerpt + Blog Post: The Interminables

It’s Friday, and we wanted to share with you the fabulous new cover for Paige Orwin‘s The Interminables, created by the excellent Will Staehle, plus some very exciting exclusive content!

For a link to the cover, which we hope you’ll love just as much as us, plus an exclusive extract of the first chapter AND a blog post from Paige, keep reading. Firstly though, here’s the synopsis:

It’s 2020, and a magical cataclysm has shattered reality as we know it. Now a wizard’s cabal is running the East Coast of the US, keeping a semblance of peace.

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New signing: Keith Yatsuhashi

KeithY1It’s new author central at Angry Robot right now. Following on from our signings with Brett Savory and KC Alexander, we’re now similarly delighted to announce the newest cyborg in the stable, Keith Yatsuhashi. If you want the full scoop on Keith, plus to read his article on finding inspiration in anime head over to the official announcement on the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog.

Keith’s debut novel, Kojiki will be

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Exclusive Excerpts of United States of Japan

Howdy folk! United States of Japan by Peter Tieryas

We have not one but TWO excerpts of Peter Tieryas‘ hotly anticipated United States of Japan to share with you today.

The first, which describes the liberation of the Japanese internment camp can be found over on Tor.com.

The second, over at the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy Blog is an introduction to one of the main characters, Beniko Ishimura.

Here’s what a few people have been saying about the

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Angry Robot in Best of 2015 Lists

There’s nothing more exciting for a publisher as the year comes to an end than reading Best Of lists and scouring for our titles. 2015 has been a particularly kind year with a hefty crop Angry Robot titles appearing in lists all over the internet. We’ve decided to collect some of them here for your pleasure – post in the comments if there are any other titles you’d add to your favourites of 2015 list!

Firstly Buzzfeed featured both The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu and Apex by Ramez Naam in their 24 Best Science Fiction Books of 2015.

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Cover Reveal: Steal the Sky

Megan E O’Keefe‘s brilliant full-length debut, Steal the Sky has been described as The Lies of Locke Lamora on giant sands dunes with exploding airships, and it has us all aquiver. Luckily, you fine folks won’t have to wait too long to grab yourself a copy, as Steal the Sky will hit all good outlets January 2016.

Here’s the synopsis:

Detan Honding, a wanted conman of noble birth and ignoble tongue, has found himself in the oasis city of Aransa. He and his trusted companion Tibs may have pulled off one too many cons against the city’s elite and

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