Tag: dan abnett

Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Books, Charity

Angry Robot Support Hurricane Relief Bookstore

To say it’s been a bit shit for those affected by the hurricanes is very much an understatement. But Hurricane Relief Bookstore (brainchild of Fireside Fiction Company) has come up with a bit of a novel (fnar) way for you to help those affected in Houston, Florida and the Caribbean; donate money in return for a sparkly new book: an online bookstore.

Prices for your favourite title vary, but 100% of profits will be to charity. The list includes Angry Robot titles by wonderful authors such as Dan Abnett, Kameron Hurley, Wesley Chu, Jay Posey and

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Angry Robot, Books

Angry Robot Publication Schedule Update: January to June 2013

Who wants to know what we’re publishing in the first six months of next year? You sir, the discerning fellow at the back of the room? And you madam, the lady of impeccable taste in the front row? And how about you, eager young whippersnapper? Want to know what you’ll be spending your pocket money on next year? You do? Well, of course you do!

Here’s the low-down. Click the links or the book covers (where we’ve got ’em already) for full publication details, plus links to assorted online retailers so you can get those pre-orders in good and early,

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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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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 20.01.12

Hello again, and welcome to our weekly links round-up of all the latest happenings from the Angry Robot flavoured reaches of the Internets. Or something like that. My last caffeine dose is wearing off, I probably need to re-charge. But I digress…

Empire State by Adam ChristopherEmpire State was reviewed online by Red Rook Review, The Geek Syndicate (who also ran an excerpt), The Weaving Knight and Starburst Magazine, where it was said: “This is simply one of the greatest

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Angry Robot, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 06.01.12

Hello, hello and welcome to the first Robot Round-Up of 2012. And what a lot of rounded-up stuff we’ve got to tell you about this week.

First things first: a reminder that the Angry Robot January eBooks Sale is still very much in effect. Between now and the end of January you’ll be able to pick up more than half our range of titles at half price or less, either direct from the Angry Robot Store (DRM-free ePub) or from your favourite online retailer of electronic literature, in the US, UK and beyond. Grab yourself a bargain while

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Angry Robot, Interesting Stuff, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 16.12.11

Welcome once again to our regular Friday round-up of all that’s new and interesting in the world of Angry Robot. This week we kick off with:

Our very own Lee Harris has been interviewed by Spooky Reads as part of a new series of interviews with UK genre publishing folk about the current state of and future prospects for the publishing industry.

Debris, by Jo AndertonJo Anderton‘s Debris has been named one of US periodical Library Journal‘s SF/Fantasy Books of the Year for

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Angry Robot, Exclusive Excerpts, Freebies

A New Batch of Angry Robot Sample Chapters

Here’s a fresh selection of Angry Robot sample chapters for you to read, download, fall in love with, share with your friends and rave about every time you hear the word ‘book’. Think of them as an early holiday season gift of free fiction-y goodness from your friendly Robot Overlords Chums.

This time out we’re previewing our first five 2012 titles: Adam Christopher‘s Empire State (Jan), Ian Whates‘s City of Light and Shadow (Jan), Dan Abnett‘s Embedded (Jan, b-format UK re-issue), David Tallerman‘s Giant Thief (Feb) and Lavie Tidhar‘s The

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Angry Robot, Interesting Stuff, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 09.12.11

Hello, hello, hello and welcome to the latest Angry Robot Links round-up. It’s been another busy, busy week on the Interwebs, so without further palaver and to-do:

SFBook.com have announced the shortlist for their SFBook of the Year 2011 poll and two of those titles are ours: Dan Abnett‘s Embedded and Maurice Broaddus‘s King’s War. Both brilliant books, of course, and both deserving of at least few hundred more votes, we reckon. >cough< You’re still here..?

Triumff: Her Majesty's Hero. by Dan Abnett

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Other people's business

Dan Abnett lunchtime signing, Waterstone’s Plymouth, Saturday 26th Nov

UPDATE:

This signing has had to be cancelled, due to impending deadlines, ferocious dragons, and other writerly dangers.

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Dan Abnett – Angry Robot author of the thoroughly modern Elizabethan adventure novel Triumff: Her Majesty’s Hero and the hard-hitting military-sf thriller Embedded – will (now not) be signing copies of his latest published works at Waterstone’s, New George Street, Plymouth, on Saturday November 26th from 11.00 a.m. through to 2.00 p.m.

Further details available from Waterstones.com.

[And yes, technically, this event has been organised by the fine folks at Black Library

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Angry Robot, Interesting Stuff, Other people's business, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up 11.11.11

Welcome to our latest round-up of what’s been happening in the online world of Angry Robot:

Another six Angry Robot Authors have been announced as attendees at next February’s SFX Weekender. Anne Lyle, Peter Crowther, Andy Remic, Gav Thorpe, Lavie Tidhar and David Tallerman, will be joining Dan Abnett, Adam Christopher and Guy Haley, who have already confirmed their attendance. Ticket information for what promises to be a cracking get-together at Prestatyn Sands, is available via www.sfxweekender.com/tickets.

Debris, by Jo AndertonJo Anderton managed

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Interviews, Podcast

Angry Robot Podcast #10

In our April (wee bit late!) episode, we welcome Dan Abnett back to the show to talk about his new book, Embedded, which is in stores and available for download around the globe. (Attracting massive rave reviews everywhere too!)

Theme song courtesy of John Anealio – find more of his awesome/twisted science fiction-themed music at SciFi Songs.

Subscribe to the podcast via RSS feed or via iTunes.

Direct download the podcast (MP3).

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