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Author Appearances

Jeannette Ng and Lavie Tidhar Guests of Honour at Fantasticon 2018

Fantasy and steampunk lovers of Copenhagen, rejoice!

This weekend we are sending two fine Robots over to your wonderful city, as Guests of Honour at Fantasticon 2018.

Jeannette Ng (Under the Pendulum Sun) and Lavie Tidhar (The Bookman trilogy) will be around and about for the whole weekend, signing, taking part in panels and even holding a hair braiding workshop!

The full program for the weekend can be found here. Tickets are available here. Books will be available for sale at the con.

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The Great Game – First Chapters for Free!

The Great Game

Hey there! Here’s a free preview of Lavie Tidhar‘s magnificent Houdini fights the Martians novel The Great Game, re-released in October 2016 with a fancy new cover and Professor Tidhar’s exploration of ‘Dynamics of an Asteroid’! It’s a startling work of steampunk historical science fiction.

As Locus said, it “achieves moments of surprising depth and beauty, with real insights into human history and psychology as well as the immense and varied

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Robot Round-Up 28.06.13

What a busy few weeks it’s been here at Robot HQ; so busy in fact, that I’ve been shamefully slow since my last Round-Up! But what better to cheer up a rainy Friday (in Nottingham, at least) than a good look back over our recent highlights:

© 2013 Drake Photography HD, New York
© 2013 Drake Photography HD, New York

Let’s start with yesterday’s exciting news that Michael Boatman has

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Angry Robot, Exclusive Excerpts, Freebies

A New Batch of Angry Robot Sample Chapters

Here’s a fresh selection of Angry Robot sample chapters for you to read, download, fall in love with, share with your friends and rave about every time you hear the word ‘book’. Think of them as an early holiday season gift of free fiction-y goodness from your friendly Robot Overlords Chums.

This time out we’re previewing our first five 2012 titles: Adam Christopher‘s Empire State (Jan), Ian Whates‘s City of Light and Shadow (Jan), Dan Abnett‘s Embedded (Jan, b-format UK re-issue), David Tallerman‘s Giant Thief (Feb) and Lavie Tidhar‘s The

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