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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Books, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up 22.02.13

Hello and welcome to the latest Robot Round-Up, bringing you all the very best in Angry Robot themed link action from around the Interwebs.

Between Two Thorns by Emma Newman, March 2013We’re going to kick things off this week with a fresh selection of reviews of Emma Newman‘s Between Two Thorns – the first volume of her Split Worlds series, which we’re publishing next Tuesday in US/CAN print and Ebook, with the UK print edition to follow on

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Angry Robot, Author Appearances, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 24.08.12

Hello, hello and welcome to another Robot Round-Up. We’re just days away from the US/CAN & Ebook release of three brand new titles: one eagerly-awaited mega-sequel, one likewise hugely-anticipated follow-up and one absolute blinder of a debut, if we do say so ourselves (which we most certainly do). So, let’s get on with the linkapalooza, shall we? Yes, let’s:

Mockingbird, by Chuck WendigChuck Wendig‘s second Miriam Black novel, Mockingbird, is so close now you can

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

Robot Round-Up, 01.06.12

Hello, hello and welcome to the latest Robot Round-Up from your Robot Overlords. Look, we’ll keep the intro short this week… we’ve got a four-day weekend coming up, the weather’s balmy and it’s nearly pub o’clock, so let’s just all agree to crack on with it, shall we? Good. Starting with:

Night's Engines by Trent JamiesonTrent Jamieson‘s Night’s Engines (out now in the US/CAN and in ebook, available

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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, Robot Round-Up

Robot Round-Up, 04.05.12

Hello, hello and welcome to our regular Robot Round-Up! We’ve got a treasure-trove of tasty links for you to peruse this week; the usual selection of reviews, interviews, guest posts and more, all involving our awesome Angry Robot Authors, plus one or two members of the AR crew.

So, without futher ado or kerfuffle:

We’ve seen lots and lots more love for Chuck Wendig‘s Blackbirds (out now! out now!) this past week:

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Robot Round-Up, 13.04.12

Hello, hello and welcome to the latest weekly Robot Round-Up! It’s been a pretty massive week for us here at AR, all building up to the Exhibit A Announcement this morning, so you’ll excuse us if we just get the heck on with the linking…

Empire State by Adam ChristopherFirstly, have you been over to the Empire State Worldbuilder website recently? If not, you’re missing out on some terrific content inspired by Adam Christopher‘s debut novel, including the Empire State RPG rules

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Angry Robot, Competitions

Angry Robot Paranormal Crime Pack Up For Grabs at CriminalElement.com (US only)

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Just a quick one to let you know that – as long as you’re based in the US of A – you currently have the opportunity to win a set of four of our bloody brilliant paranormal-crime-noir / historical-horror crossover titles:

Hard Spell by Justin Gustainis
Carpathia by Matt Forbeck
Nekropolis by Tim Waggoner
Dead Harvest by Chris F Holm

All you

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

Robot Round-Up, 05.04.12

Hello, hello and welcome to this week’s Robot Round-Up: a day earlier than usual, on the grounds that we’ve got a Long Weekend here in the UK due to the Easter double Bank Holiday. (Which is nice.)

Without further ado:

The Alchemist of Souls by Anne LyleAnne Lyle – whose debut fantasy novel of Elizabethan-era swashbuckling and intrigue, The Alchemist of Souls, is Out Now – has been interviewed by Sci-Fi Bulletin and I Will Read Books this week

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Angry Robot, Awards, Other people's business, Robot Army

Robot Round-Up, 23.03.12

Hello! Well, another week seems to have flashed by without so much as stopping to say hello. But the good news is: that means it’s time for another Robot Round-Up! Crack open a container of your favourite beverage, put your feet up and get your finger-like link-activator ready as we take you by the hand-analogue and guide through another seven days’ worth of Angry Robot Author Activity…

Debris by Jo AndertonFirstly: Huge Congrats to Jo Anderton who has been shortlisted for the 2011 Aurealis

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Robot Round-Up, 16.03.12

It’s Friday afternoon (Angry Robot UK time) and around these parts that generally means one thing and one thing only: pub! Robot Round-Up!

Dead Harvest, by Chris F. HolmWe’ll kick things off with news of another delightfully busy week for Chris F. Holm, who was interviewed by Sci-Fi Bulletin, Debut Review and Shotgun Honey as well.

Meanwhile, Chris’s debut, Dead Harvest, was reviewed online by Unsquare Dance (“Holm has created a world that feels real enough and a

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

Robot Round-Up, 09.03.12

Greetings, little robotlings. Are your primary limbs arranged comfortably and your comprehension-circuits fully engaged? They are? Good. Then we shall begin.

Blackbirds, by Chuck WendigChuck Wendig‘s Blackbirds is still a couple of months away from its official publication date (May 2012), but word of its extreme wonderfulness is continuing to spread around the blogosphere. The latest outpouring of advance praise comes in the form of a 10/10 rating from Hannah at Fantasy Faction, with a follow-up 8/10 from Starburst Magazine as well.

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Angry Robot, Exclusive Excerpts, Freebies

Fresh Extracts – Carpathia by Matt Forbeck and Dead Harvest by Chris F. Holm

With the official US publication date of both Carpathia by Matt Forbeck and Dead Harvest by Chris F. Holm finally upon us and the official UK publication date just a couple of days away, it’s long past time that we posted a couple of free excerpts from the books in question. So here you go.

Here’s what to do: read, enjoy, then proceed immediately to grab the full ebooks from the Angry Robot Webstore / your favourite online retailer or pick up the printed paper edition from your favourite purveyor of physical items. Couldn’t

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Robot Round-Up, 17.02.12

Oi, you! Yes, you, at the back! Stop fiddling with whatever you’re fiddling with – that’s right, I can see you, put it away – and pay attention. It’s time for this week’s Robot Round-Up!

Dead Harvest, by Chris F. HolmPrint-coverage appeared late last week of Chris F. Holm‘s forthcoming Dead Harvest: SFX Magazine reviewer Eddie Robson said: “the breakneck pace of the narrative, and the world Holm creates, make for a thrillingly brutal ride.” Four stars out of five (and it’s

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