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The Recoletta Series: Book 3

The Buried Life, by Carrie PatelFans of Carrie Patel, good news!

We’re super excited to announce that we’re bringing you book three in Carrie’s Recoletta series so you can delve into the underground world of Recoletta and the inhabitants we love so much from The Buried Life and Cities & Thrones. Book three, named The Song of the Dead, will be released at, oooh, about this time next year.

Carrie: “I’m thrilled to be working on The Song of the

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Drake Heads to Czech Republic

Drake by Peter McLean

Exciting news for a Friday, we’ve heard that Drake, Peter McLean‘s brilliant Lock, Stock noir with demons, will be making its way to the Czech Republic to be published by Host.

You might remember Peter as being one of our submissions from the last open door. We’re delighted that Drake’s had such a good reception and can’t wait for November when the second in the series, Dominion,

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New Signing: Foz Meadows

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We’re so delighted to share with you the signing of our newest author, Foz Meadows!

A two book deal (World: English) was acquired through Jennie Goloboy of Red Sofa Literary by our consulting editor Phil Jourdan. An Accident of Stars, the first in the series, which is described by Foz as ‘a portal fantasy with the safeties off’, will be published in summer 2016, with a second novel to follow.

You might know of Australian born, Aberdeen-based Foz

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Books

Angry Robot to Publish Joseph D’Lacey’s Black Feathers Duology

The Author - Joseph D'LaceyHeads-up all you eco-horror, dark fantasy and post-apocalyptica fans! We’re hugely excited to announce that Joseph D’Lacey – the award-winning author best known for his shocking eco-horror novel Meat, which won him the British Fantasy Award for Best Newcomer in 2009 and prompted no less a literary luminary than Stephen King to declare “Joseph D’Lacey rocks!” – has signed up with us for a two-book series.

The two books in question will complete a brand new post-apocalyptic duology. The

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Angry Robot, Books, Robot Business

Debut Author Wesley Chu Joins Angry Robot with The Lives of Tao

We have news of another exciting debut author signing for you today folks: a two-book deal for science fiction author Wesley Chu.

Said deal – the fine-print of which was sorted out between our man Lee Harris and Wesley’s agent Russell Galen of the Scovil, Galen and Ghosh Literary Agency – is for the first two books in a brand new, high-octane, sci-fi action adventure series that mashes up Jason Bourne, Chuck, Invasion of the Body Snatchers and a whole lot more.

People of The Earth, we proudly present: The Lives of Tao.

What’s The Lives of

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Angry Robot, Robot Business

Chuck Wendig’s Ass is Ours! (We’ve Signed Him for Two New Books)

Chuck Wendig, stern face! (Maybe he wants his Donkey back?)We’re absolutely delighted to announce that we’ve grabbed ourselves a fresh hunk of rising urban fantasy star Chuck Wendig, in the shape of a deal for two brand new novels:

The Blue Blazes – the first in a new urban fantasy series in which lovable thug Mookie Pearl must contend with the criminal underworld, the supernatural underworld, a new drug that makes the invisible visible, and a rebellious teen

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Angry Robot, Books, Submissions, Writers

The Corpse-Rat King – a New Open Door Acquisition

Another win for the Angry Robot Open Door Month!

We’ve just signed debut novelist, Lee Battersby for two books in a new fantasy series. The first title – The Corpse-Rat King – will be published in the autumn of next year, with the second to follow in 2013. The deal included world English rights in physical and electronic formats.

In the highly imaginative The Corpse-Rat King, readers are introduced to Marius Helles as he plunders the

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