Tag: Cameron Johnston

Angry Robot, Cover Art

Cover Reveal: God of Broken Things

We’ve got a brand new cover reveal for you all!

You’ve hopefully already picked up Cameron Johnston’s brilliantly wrought grimdark The Traitor God, which we released this past June. Hot on its heels comes the sequel, God of Broken Things, which will be hitting shelves in June 2019 and which now has a flipping badass cover for you all to feast your eyes on.

Here’s the synopsis:

Tyrant magus Edrin Walker destroyed the monster sent by the Skallgrim, but not before it laid waste to Setharis, and infested their magical elite with mind-controlling parasites. Edrin’s own Gift

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Author Appearances, Conventions, Out and About, Robots at large

All Aboard For Fantasycon 2018

Hear Ye. Hear Ye. The Robots will be descending on Fantasycon 2018 this weekend for all things bookish and delightful!

Yes that’s right, we’ll be firing up our hoverboards and heading for The Queen’s Hotel in Chester from the 19th – 21st October. Not only have we got authors taking part in panels, but our very own publicity manager, Penny will be playing some late night D&D with other writerly folks (keep an eye on Twitter/Instagram for photos and possible videos).

Also, the con is home of the British Fantasy Awards and our very own Jeannette Ng is nominated for Best

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Author Appearances

Cameron Johnston at MCM Glasgow

Angry Robot author Cameron JohnstonGlasgow! It’s MCM weekend and we’re sure that you’re all full of excitement and wonder. And we’re going to add to that, by letting you know that Cameron Johnston, author of brilliantly disgusting and wonderful grimdark The Traitor God, will be along for the ride.

Cameron will be taking part in two events with Ken MacLeod on Saturday and otherwise hanging out and taking in the con sights. He looks

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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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Angry Robot, Book Announcements

The Traitor God Returns

Angry Robot author Cameron JohnstonA couple of weeks ago we told you that we’d sold translation rights for Cameron Johnston‘s The Traitor God in both Czech and Hungarian. Now, we’re bringing you more exciting news from the world of Setharis: A SEQUEL!

God of Broken Things will be dropping in June next year and sees your favourite antihero, and ours, Edrin Walker back in the midst of all that terrible, beautiful action.

Here’s the synopsis:

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Book Announcements, Conventions, Robot Business

The Traitor God in Translation

The Traitor God by Cameron JohnstonWe’ve got some great news for our buddies over in Europe! Excellent grimdark novel The Traitor God by Cameron Johnston is going to be translated into both Hungarian and Czech!

In Hungary the translation rights have been acquired by Főnix Könyvműhely, with the book being published sometime within the next year. Czech folks will see the translation published by Euromedia Group sometime within the next two.

We told Cameron, and once he’d woken

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Author Appearances, Fan stuff, Hell Yes

NEWCASTLE: Cameron Johnston and RJ Barker in Conversation

Newcastle, listen up! Cameron Johnston, author of -just-this-month-released novel The Traitor God, and RJ Barker, author of Age of Assassins and sequel Blood of Assassins will be in conversation at Forbidden Planet Newcastle THIS THURSDAY from 6 – 7PM.

The pair will be chatting about their writing processes and their journey to published authors, epic fantasy, grimdark, magic, gods, fighting and anything else that takes their fancy. This will be accompanied by short readings from both parties and followed by a signing session.

For more details about the event just head on over to the Forbidden Planet

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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, Out and About

Follycon: Eastercon 2018

IT IS ALMOST TIME. The Robot Army is mobilising and heading to FollyCon, in numbers greater than ever seen before.

That’s right, the legion will be out in force, and not only that we’ll be selling books, too! Drop by the dealer’s room Monday – Friday to pick up some wonderful novels and get yourself a pin badge! We’re also having a PAAAARTAAAYYY at 3PM on Saturday to launch Jeff Noon’s The Body Library and Patrice Sarath’s The Sisters Mederos. We’ll be giving away a free glass of wine with each book, and it cost an arm

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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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Author Appearances, Book Announcements, Robot Business

New Author Alert! Cameron Johnston

Howdy folks, Angry Robot author Cameron Johnston

Get out your welcome banner and shake up that champagne because we’ve got a new announcement: Cameron Johnston has agreed to a full brain augmentation, the insertion of various tracking devices and lasers and has joined the Angry Robot team! We’re bloody delighted to have him, especially as we hear h̶e̶’̶s̶ ̶a̶ ̶h̶i̶g̶h̶-̶l̶e̶v̶e̶l̶ ̶m̶a̶g̶e̶… uh, has a lot of cool things to say.

To find out more about Cameron and his forthcoming

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