Tag: Ferrett Steinmetz

Angry Robot, Interesting Stuff

AR Books: Available in Large Prints and Braille NOW!

The BIGGER the BETTER, right?!

Here’s some exciting news – we now have 21 of our brilliant books on Read How You Want, a fabulous website where you can access a bunch of our awesome stories in large print and in braille!

Each title will be available by the end of November and include, but aren’t limited to:

Numenera: The Night Clave by Shanna Germain & Monte Cook
Under the Pendulum Sun by Jeannette Ng
The Trials of Solomon Parker by Eric Scott Fischl
The Wrong Stars by Tim Pratt
Nanoshock by K.C. Alexander
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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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Author Appearances, Out and About

Book Tour: Ferrett Steinmetz – The Uploaded

Angry Robot author Ferrett Steinmetz

There’s a Ferrett in the wild!

Our lovely Ferrett Steinmetz, author of the ‘Mancer series (Flex, The Flux, Fix) and now hearty cyberpunk The Uploaded is heading out to sign books for all you wonderful people!

Come along, hear wonderful words spoken, eat doughnuts and admire Ferrett’s no doubt The Uploaded themed nails. You’d be very silly indeed to miss out!

Here’s where he’ll be:

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Angry Robot, Cover Art, Exclusive Excerpts

COVER REVEAL: The Uploaded by Ferrett Steinmetz

You guys may know by now that Ferrett Steinmetz is a writing genius. After his Flex trilogy concluded in September last year we were bereft, but happily Ferrett came to us with a brand new cyberpunk standalone The Uploaded. Needless to say, we loved it. But rather than us waxing lyrical about the great characters, incredible worldbuilding and super fun plot we’ll share the official synopsis right here:

Life sucks and then you die…

In the near future, the elderly have moved online and now live within the computer network. But that doesn’t stop

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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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Fix – Read the First Three Chapters for Free

Just for you, we’ve placed the first few chapters of Ferrett Steinmetz‘s Fix online so you can enjoy his sci-fi and fantasy megamix for free. The ‘Mancer series has attracted some delightful praise, and this astounding final entry in the series has been no exception:

Fix by Ferrett SteinmetzI’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: Ferrett Steinmetz’s Flex series is one of the most imaginative and unique urban fantasies I’ve encountered. If you’ve read

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Reddit AMA: Ferrett Steinmetz

Hey there folks,

We wanted to tell you that one of our lovely, lovely authors, Ferrett Steinmetz will be holding an AMA today over on r/fantasy.

Ferrett will be answering ANY and ALL questions you have for him, including all things Flex, The Flux and Fix, setting people on fire, overly elaborate puns, Pokémon Go and the dynamics of polyamorous relationships. He might even through a bit of Magic: the Gathering in too, as he’s a bit of an expert in that field.
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Ferrett On Tour

Our man Ferrett Steinmetz, author of the extraordinary sci-fi ‘Mancer trilogy, is on the road signing and reading from his brand new instalment Fix which has only just come out.

See the man himself, hear him read from Fix, sign your books, snort back some Flex and bask in his glow. There are only three dates left on his cross-country mission – don’t miss out!
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Author Signing: Ferrett Steimetz

AFerrett highresGSre you in San Francisco this weekend? Do you like excellent urban fantasy novels with heart? Do you love doughnuts? Then you’ll probably want to head over to Ferrett Steinmetz‘s signing at Borderlands Books.

Ferrett will be signing copies of his ‘Mancer series – Flex, The Flux and Fix –  from 15:00 (PST) on Saturday. We’re sure there will also be a short reading and did we mention the doughnuts?

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Book Signing: Pandemonium! Ferrett Steinmetz

Ferrett highresGSFerrett Steinmetz is embarking on a bit of tour to promote his new novel, Fix, the third in his ‘Mancer trilogy. Described by the B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy blog as “what might result if you put Breaking Bad and Reddit in a blender and hit ‘frappe’” this is a series that needs to be consumed.

Here’s the synopsis:

“America’s long sent its best SMASH agents overseas to deal with the European crisis. As of today,

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Angry Robot, Conventions

Angry Robot at WorldCon

It’s here! It’s huge! Angry Robot authors are all set to invade Kansas City for WorldCon 74 – August 17-21. Our plans are simple – invade signings, panels, discussions, drinking events and even going for a run – the opportunities to chat and catch up are legion. Do say hi – our authors are a lovely bunch.

Our Mike Underwood will also be constantly available at our Angry Robot booth in the dealer room – booth #21. Seek him out, touch the books, meet the authors!

The WorldCon schedule is vast, and although they do have a

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Ferrett Steinmetz’s Flex shortlisted for the Compton Crook Award

Flex by Ferrett SteinmetzYey, huzzah, bravo!

We’re delighted to let you know that our very own Ferrett Steinmetz has been shortlisted for the prestigious Compton Crook Award for his novel Flex.

We’re sure you’ve all read Flex by now (*stares*) but if not, here’s the synopsis:

A desperate father will do anything to heal his daughter in a novel where Breaking Bad meets Jim Butcher’s The Dresden Files. More →

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ConFusion Schedule

ConFusion is this weekend and a whole swarm of robots will be around and about taking part in panels, readings, cookie making classes and of course, parties.

Take a look below for the most up-to-date list of author appearances. As always, programmes are subject to change.

We hope to see you there!

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Friday
6:00 PM – Ballroom A&B
SFF Debates 2016!
Six of your favorite SFF personalities debate the

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