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Angry Robot, Book Announcements, Cover Art

NEW BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT: Liege-Killer: The Graphic Novel

Today is a good day. Today is a great day. Today, we are announcing Angry Robot’s…

FIRST EVER GRAPHIC NOVEL!

Liege-Killer: The Graphic Novel, written by the excellent Christopher Hinz, and illustrated by Jon Procter, will be released in June 2019… best summer yet.. am I right?!

Hinz’s award-winning novel has been stunningly reimagined as a graphic novel and includes an all-new foreword from the author discussing the evolution of Liege-Killer and its impact on the genre. For those of you unfamiliar, fear not; here’s the synopsis:

Two hundred years after a nuclear apocalypse forced humanity to

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Cover Art

Cover Reveal: A Breach in The Heavens

Well, looky here! It seems we have a gorgeous new cover to show you, thanks to that wizard of artistry, Andreas Rocha.

A Breach in the Heavens is the third title from N S Dolkart‘s epic Godserfs series, which is full of lush worldbuilding, diverse and well-written characters, mythical creatures and just a smattering of gods trying to mess with the lives of man. It’ll be hitting shelves this October, fantasy fans, so make sure to pick it up!

Here’s

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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

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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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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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Exclusive Excerpts

A Simple Quest? Free Sample of Jen William’s The Iron Ghost

The Iron Ghost by Jen Williams (US/CAN)Join the heroes of Baneswatch for The Iron Ghost the second part of Jen William’s vibrant, high fantasy series the Copper Cat.

This epic and action filled adventure was described as “The highly anticipated sequel to the entertaining The Copper Promise, which featured appealing leads with a tendency to put self-interest ahead of heroism.” by The Guardian. 

Here’s the synopsis:

Beware the dawning of a new mage…

Wydrin of Crosshaven, Sir

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Cover Art, Freebies

Cover Reveal: The Broken Ones

A couple of months ago we announced that Danielle L. Jensen hadn’t quite finished with her Malediction trilogy and is returning to the series with a prequel, The Broken Ones, focusing on the story of much-loved character Marc and wife Pénélope.

We’re well on the way to its June publication date now and, as such, it’s time to reveal the cover! Our thanks to Steve Stone for yet another beautiful image, which will look absolutely wonderful next to those of Stolen Songbird, Hidden Huntress and Warrior Witch.

Head over to Danielle’s blog for the full reveal

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Author Appearances

Book Tour: Dr Potter’s Medicine Show

Roll up, roll up, for the greatest show in town!

That’s right, lads lasses, ladies, gentlemen and those who spurn such coarse terminology, the purveyor of wonder Eric Scott Fischl will forthwith be hawking his majestic wares across the plains of the US of A. Prepare to be AMAZED, ASTOUNDED and ASTONISHED by Dr Potter’s Medicine Show and the contents within, as Fischl treats you fine people to just a taste – stop jostling now,

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Cover Reveal: Among The Fallen

Among the Fallen - teaserOoooh, it’s time for a pretty new cover! Our first of 2017, in fact, and we have to thank superb artist Andreas Rocha for the fine work. *doffs cap*

The frankly stunning cover is for Among The Fallen, the second title in N S Dolkart‘s Godserfs series, following on from last year’s magnificent Silent Hall, described by Strange Alliances as “a very special debut novel.”

The full reveal can be found over at Fantasy Faction

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Competitions

GoodReads Giveaways: The Copper Promise and The Iron Ghost

The Iron Ghost by Jen Williams (US/CAN)You’ll want to pay attention Robots, there’s some books up for grabs!

Over here at Angry Robot HQ we’re having a pre-squee moment for the upcoming release of Jen Williams The Iron Ghost on January 3! And because we want to share the joy we’ve arranged a couple of giveaways over on GoodReads. Not only that, but we’re also giving away copies of the first book in the series, The Copper Promise.

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Cover Reveal: Damnation by Peter McLean

Attention please!

While Peter McLean’s new novel Damnation isn’t set to explode until May next year, we can give you a small taste of it right now in the form of this amazing cover by the ever majestic Raid71.
peter-mclean-damnation

 

It looks pretty excellent, right? A touch of lightning, a hint of fire and, inexplicably, a giant block of flats. Hmmm. You can see the complete cover over at Black Gate, along with the two other

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Cover Reveal: Kojiki

Like proud parents, every time a new book cover is delivered into the world we get a little thrill. None more so than with the new cover for Kojiki by Keith Yatsuhashi, which will be in all good bookstores come August. The cover was designed by the brilliant Thomas Walker, who does a lot of work in the achingly trending collectable poster scene. We absolutely love how well the cover has turned out, and hope that you do, too!

Head over to Fantasy Faction for the full cover, synopsis for Kojiki and exclusive excerpt, but in the meantime

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Most Anticipated Angry Robot Titles 2016

Now we’ve all had time to settle into 2016 we’ve taken some time compiling the ‘most-anticipated of 2016’ lists currently doing the rounds and containing praise of forthcoming Angry Robot titles. We think we’ve found most of them, but if you do spot any others, give us a shout and we’ll add them in.

United States of Japan by Peter TieryasThere has been a whole slew of ‘most-anticipated’ lists featuring Peter TieryasUnited States of Japan, which

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Nook Deals until 31st December

The B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy blog’s #RobotChristmas might be over now, however you can still catch a couple of great Nook Deals on selected Angry Robot titles. We just love to treat you guys!

Each of the below are now on offer over at Nook Books for $2.99 each:

The Alchemist of Souls by Anne LyleThe Alchemist of Souls

When Tudor explorers returned from the New World, they brought back a name out of half-forgotten Viking legend: skraylings. Red-sailed ships

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