Tag: Rod Duncan

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Rod Duncan: Social Media and Writers Panel

rod duncanThis Thursday Rod Duncan, author of The Bullet Catcher’s Daughter will taking part in a Social Media and Writers Panel hosted by Leicester Writers’ Club. He’ll be talking about the role that blogging, social media and transmedia play in both his relationship with his fans and in society as a whole, with time for questions afterwards. As a lecturer in creative writing at De Montfort University, Rod is no stranger to the stage, so this promises to

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Join us for a Live Webcast of the Launch of The Custodian of Marvels by Rod Duncan

TheCustodianOfMarvels-144dpi-198x300We’re super excited for the launch of Rod Duncan’s final book in The Fall of the Gas-Lit Empire series, The Custodian of Marvels on March 1, and now our fans from further afield can be too! Whilst tickets to the event are still available, those unable to join us in Leicester will now be able to watch the whole thing through a live webcast, which can be found here

The Custodian of Marvels *possibly* marks Rod’s final voyage to the world

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Rod Duncan talks Acid Daemons

Our Rod Duncan is one busy man. Not only is he an author (Philip K. Dick nominated at that), lecturer and all-round great guy, he’s also a writer of screenplays. Excitingly, one of these screenplays, Acid Daemons, is being made into a feature film.

Here, Rod tells us a little about it…

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Nook ‘First in Series’ Sale

Heads up, drones! The lovely folk over at Nook are running a ‘first in series’ promotion and are featuring eight Angry Robot titles! Please check below for titles and prices.

Each will be on sale from January 12 (today) until January 18.

Stolen SongbirdStolen Songbird by Danielle L. Jensen

For five centuries, a witch’s curse has bound the trolls to their city beneath the mountain. When Cécile de Troyes is kidnapped and taken beneath the mountain, she realises that

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Angry Robot Invades B&N’s SF & F Blog

Xmas_AngstromHo, ho, ho! Merry (almost) Christmas!

Although for eleven months of the year we are angry, seething robots, threatening to overthrow earth’s puny leaders and instil some cybernetic terror from our orbital death platform, we’re actually pretty merry when it comes to the holidays.

I mean, look at Angstrom’s excellent Santa hat. Nothing screams ‘Joyeux Noël’ like a robot wearing a jolly hat, eh?

Do you know what else gets us in the holiday mood? Offering you guys something a little bit different.

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Cover Reveal: The Custodian of Marvels

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Will Staehle has done it again! The cover artist for Rod Duncan‘s The Bullet-Catcher’s Daughter and Unseemly Science – the first two books in the Fall of The Gas-Lit Empire series – has excelled himself with the cover for the third book, The Custodian of Marvels. And oh, it’s sumptuous.

Continuing from the events in Unseemly Science, The Custodian of Marvels sees Elizabeth persuaded by a circus acquaintance to attempt a heist

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Angry Robot Round-Up 11/9/15

Hey all,

Welcome to another Robot Round-Up, bringing you all of the best Angry Robot news of late.

_JPU7524We love book launches, but book launches with free omusubi are the best! And that’s just what Adam Rakunas shared with his fans at the launch of his debut novel Windswept last weekend. A great bunch of people turned up to Sunny Blue in Santa Monica, including Angry Robot author Carrie Patel (pictured here with Adam). Adam is continuing to promote

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Angry Robot Invades Forbidden Planet

We’ve manned the death rays, calibrated our shielding devices and polished our carapaces, which can only mean one thing – Angry Robot is taking over Forbidden Planet!

Over the next two Thursdays a crack team of our finest British authors will be visiting both Forbidden Planet Birmingham and London for signings, readings and even a panel. The events are free, so just roll up and join in the invasion fun.

Different Worlds, Different Times – Forbidden Planet Megastore, Birmingham
Thursday 20 August
18:00 – 19:00

Come down to Forbidden Planet Birmingham to watch Angry Robot

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Robot Round-Up 04/06/15

Howdy Roboteers,

We have lots to tell you about this week, including a movie deal, award shortlist and tour! 

Rod Duncan Mini-Tour

Rod Duncan is not one to sit on his laurels after the publication of Unseemly Science last month. Over the next couple of months he has a plethora of appearances around the midlands, of which you can see here:

Tuesday 16 June: ChesterfieldUnseemly Science by Rod Duncan
Rod will be holding a workshop for local group, the Open Book Writers.

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Unseemly Science Book Launch

Rod Duncan, author of the Fall of the Gas-Lit Empire series, will be holding a book launch for the highly anticipated second book in the series, Unseemly Science, on Thursday 21 May.

The book has been setting the critics’ pens alight over the past few weeks and the launch will give fans, friends and writers the unique experience to chat with Rod about his inspiration, great world-building ability and his thoughts for the next book.Unseemly Science by Rod Duncan

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