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GoodReads Giveaways: Seven Forges Series

Hello lovely Robots!

Fancy getting your hands on a whole bundle of wonderful books?

Well if you do, you’re in luck! If you head on over to GoodReads, we’re giving away ALL the books in James A. Moore’s Seven Forges Series to celebrate the release of  his new book The Last Sacrifice, the first in The Tides of War series.

Amazing right? That’s 4 books for free! Although there’s a different book scheduled each week, this means you have four chances to win the whole series. Eeeeeek. Below is the date for each giveaway, plus synopsis for each book in the

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Rod Duncan Wins Wonderful Award

Leicester Writer's Club, courtesy of the website
Leicester Writer’s Club, courtesy of the website

Rod Duncan, author of The Fall of the Gas-Lit Empire series, has won himself an award from the Leicester Writer’s Club.

The Nick Leach Award recognises those writers who take the time to help other achieve their full potential, and who are cheerleaders for the rest of the group. The winner is presented with a globe, which is pleasingly steampunk-esque for

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GoodReads Giveaways!

Hello, wonderful future slaves people!

Do you fancy winning yourself a copy of one of our November books?

Well you can, if you head on over to GoodReads. We have giveaways listed for both Peter McLean‘s Dominion and Christopher Hinz‘s Binary Storm, both of which will run until October 26.

The giveaways are available to those living in UK, Ireland, India, South Africa, New Zealand, US and Canada. (more…)

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GoodReads Giveaways!

Pssst! You lot! We’ve got a bumper crop of giveaways over on GoodReads this month and we thought we’d give you a little heads up, so you can (hopefully) win a copy of your favourite July book! Just click on the widgets below to enter each giveaway (location-based restrictions apply). Each book will hit shelves July 5 (US/Can) / July 7 (UK/R.o.W).

Were you a big fan of the RPG City of Heroes? Then Paige Orwin‘s The Interminables is the book for you. It’s also the book for you if you never played the online game, because any novel about best friends with

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Get ready for Danielle L Jensen’s Warrior Witch

Warrior Witch by Danielle L. JensenWarrior Witch, the much-anticipated conclusion to Danielle L Jensen‘s The Malediction Trilogy, will be hitting all good bookshops in May. Now, because we know this is a bit of wait, and because even we can’t always be grumpy, we have a couple of treats in store for you to help fill the time.

On 10th February the first two chapters of Warrior Witch will be hosted over at fabulous book blog Alexa Loves Books. For those you dying to dive back into Cécile and Tristan’s world,

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Angry Robot Titles in Buzzfeed’s Best SF of 2015 list

December is a time for joy, giving and Best Of lists. This year, our favourite list so far has been Buzzfeed Books’ The 24 Best Science Fiction Books of 2015. And we’re definitely not being biased, even if two of our titles are featured on the list!

That’s right, two!

Firstly, Buzzfeed gave praise to Wesley Chu‘s The Rebirths of Tao:

The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu“The Rebirths of Tao ends the Tao trilogy

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Apex reaches semifinal in GoodReads Choice Awards

That’s right, folks! Apex, the third and final instalment of the Nexus series by Ramex Naam, has been nominated for the semifinal round of the GoodReads Choice Awards Apex by Ramez Naam (May 2015)for Best Science Fiction. He’s keeping company with the likes of Margaret Atwood, John Scalzi, Chuck Wendig, Ernest Cline and Pierce Brown, which shows you just how impressive he is.

What are the Awards, you may ask? Since 2009, GoodReads have been asking readers to vote

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Windswept: Promo tour and swag

Windswept by Adam RakunasDo you like labor politics, rum and good comedy? How about swag? And signings? Well, Adam Rakunas, author of Windswept is offering all of those things and more, with his new giveaways and book tour.

Firstly, the swag. To be in with a chance to win tattoos, t-shirts, bookmarks and stainless steel flasks just choose one or more of the easy ways to enter Adam’s competition, as outlined below.

TURN THE OTHER CHEEK: Add

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GoodReads Giveaways

In preparation for September launch day (1 Sept (USA/Can) / 3 Sept (UK/R.o.W) we’re offering five copies of each of our September books as giveaways over at GoodReads.

Check the handy widgets further down the page to be taken through to the giveaways but first, here’s what you can win.

If Then by Matthew de AbaituaIf Then, Matthew De Abaitua:

In the near future, after the collapse of society as we know it, one English town survives

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Atwood, Hamilton, Scalzi AND WESLEY CHU: Goodreads Choice Awards Nominees

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Well, well, post-WFC slump, we laugh in your face! Because we came back to work to the wonderful news that Wesley Chu‘s The Lives of Tao has been nominated for the Goodreads Choice Awards 2013 for Best SciFi! Wes is amongst some of the finest writers including Margaret Atwood, Peter F. Hamilton, John Scalzi, and Orson Scott Card, and damn, does he deserve to be there.

Here’s how Goodreads select their nominees:

“We

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