Gollancz Fantasy TPB January 2015 £14.99 320pp 978 0 575 13433 1 eBook: £14.99 978 1 473 20003 6
DEN PATRICK The Boy Who Wept Blood
The second novel in a thrilling new fantasy series from an exciting new voice. Lucien is gone and now the young Orfano swordsman, Dino, must fight to protect his sister as she attempts to overturn the old aristocratic order and bring a republic to Demesne. The Boy Who Wept Blood takes place in an original and beautifully imagined world, populated by unforgettable characters. It is an ornate yet dark fantasy, with echoes of Mervyn Peake, Robin Hobb and Jon Courtenay Grimwood. Den Patrick has worked at Titan as a comics writer and has also worked as a bookseller.
Location: London, SE5 Available for interview f/den.patrick.75 @Den_Patrick
Gollancz Fantasy HB/TPB January 2015 £20.00/£14.99 320pp 978 0 575 10421 1/ 978 0 575 10435 8 eBook: £14.99 / 978 0 575 10452 5
Gollancz Fantasy HB/TPB January 2015 £20.00/£14.99 448pp 978 1 473 20300 6/978 1 473 20301 3 eBook: £14.99 / 978 1 473 20303 7
BRANDON SANDERSON Firefight
The sequel to the criticallyacclaimed superhero novel Steelheart. The battle against the Epics continues in this action-packed thrillride of a series from the New York Times bestselling author. These novels carry a brilliant premise of a world run by supervillains, and have won new readers for Brandon Sanderson. ‘When you talk about the most talented authors in fantasy, Brandon Sanderson should be one of the first names that leaves your mouth’ – Fantasy Faction Brandon Sanderson is the New York Times bestselling author of the Mistborn series and the Stormlight Archive. He was also chosen to finish the epic The Wheel of Time saga after the death of Robert Jordan.
Location: Utah, USA Available for interview www.brandonsanderson.com f/BrandSanderson @BrandSanderson
BRADLEY BEAULIEU Song of the Shattered Sands
An epic new fantasy series of mystery, prophecy and death. Ceda’s mother was murdered, and her every attempt to find out why, and by whom, has been thwarted by the mysterious Twelve Kings. Years later, though, it seems she might get her chance – even though it means working with her greatest enemies. Bradley Beaulieu is the acclaimed author of The Winds of Khalakovo trilogy, and has been singled out as a writer to watch, having honed his craft working with authors including Holly Black, Tim Powers and Nancy Kress.
Location: Wisconsin, USA Available for interview www.quillings.com f/bradley.p.beaulieu @bbeaulieu
Gollancz Science Fiction & Fantasy • January 2015