Headline is hugely saddened by the death of Andrea Levy, the greatly respected author of SMALL ISLAND and THE LONG SONG on 14 February 2019. She had been ill for some time. When Andrea Levy began to write fiction, living in London in her thirties where she enrolled on a CityLit Creative Writing course, […]
Cover Reveal: Sanctuary by V.V. James!
We are thrilled to reveal the cover for V.V. James’s upcoming novel Sanctuary. If you’re looking for a witchy book to read this summer, look no further. We cannot wait for this to come out, and (we think you’ll agree) Patrick Knowles has done a such tremendous job on the cover to bring the book to […]
Bumper SF Gateway round-up – December and January!
We know December and January tend to be a bit chaotic, so here’s a handy round-up post of all the amazing new SF Gateway titles you might have missed! Chance, son of a genetically modified man, exposes his roots and finds them entangled in horror, deceit, vengeance and perverse scientific illumination. Peace and self […]
GOLLANCZ ACQUIRES TWO NEW FANTASY NOVELS BY INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING AUTHOR GARTH NIX
Gollancz, is pleased to announce the acquisition of two new fantasy novels for adults by acclaimed author Garth Nix. A high fantasy set in an alternative seventeenth century Europe with beastlings, angels, and magic, the first book, ANGEL MAGE, is the story of an ageless young woman with terrifying angelic powers, bent on being reunited […]
Read an exclusive extract from Ben Aaronovitch’s THE OCTOBER MAN
We are thrilled to share with you an exclusive extract from Ben Aaronovitch’s Rivers of London novella, The October Man. The October Man will be available in hardback, ebook and audio download novella on the 13th June 2019. In our exclusive extract join Tobias Winter, Peter Grant’s German counterpart, for a brand-new mystery. If you thought […]
Read an exclusive extract from Justin Call’s MASTER OF SORROWS
We can’t wait to bring you Justin Call’s epic adventure, Master of Sorrows in February. And because it is the season for gift giving we’re giving you an exclusive extract from Master of Sorrows. Enter the Academy of Chaenbalu . . . The Academy of Chaenbalu has stood against magic for centuries. Hidden from the […]
January Jobhunting Tips
18 Jan 2017 written by Ama Happy New Year! I hope you all had a marvellous Christmas, we certainly had lots of festive fun here at Hachette. Now that the holidays are well and truly over, you’re probably starting to think about the year ahead or setting your New Year resolutions into motion. As part […]
Cover Reveal: Mistborn Secret History
Another day, another amazing brand new cover to reveal. This one is for Brandon Sanderson’s latest book, Mistborn: Secret History, and has been designed by the supremely talented Sam Green. Mistborn: Secret History is a companion story to the original Mistborn trilogy. As such, it contains HUGE SPOILERS for the books Mistborn (The Final Empire), The Well of […]
Happy Publication Day: 25th October 2018!
Two fantastic books are released into the wild today: one from a legend of the genre and another from simply one of the best science fiction writers around. Read on for details! Thin Air – Richard Morgan An atmospheric tale of corruption and abduction set on Mars, from the author of the award-winning science fiction […]
Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin
It’s not long now until Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin, directed by Arwen Curry, hits our screens, and for those of you who just can’t wait, here’s a trailer for you to check out: Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin is a feature documentary exploring the remarkable life and legacy of the late […]
Cover Reveal: Shadow Captain
Hi all, Feast your eyes on the cover for Shadow Captain, the next in Alastair Reynolds’ fantastic series which started with Revenger. Expertly designed by Blacksheep, I think you’ll agree it’s come out looking absolutely stunning! Returning to the universe of Revenger, award-winning author Alastair Reynolds delivers another thrilling tale set among the stars. Two sisters ran away […]
Exciting news for Andrea Levy fans!
Andrea Levy’s THE LONG SONG, set on a sugar plantation in Jamaica in the dying days of slavery, is being adapted by Heyday Television, in a joint venture with NBC Universal International Studios, as a three-part drama for BBC One. Published in 2010, THE LONG SONG was shortlisted for the Man Booker prize, and won […]
Happy Publication Day: 27th September 2018!
Hi everyone, We have one new title out this week: The Caged Queen, which is the stunning sequel to Kristen Ciccarelli’s The Last Namsara. Read on for a taste below, and then go out and buy it as it’s absolutely wonderful! WHAT WOULD YOU SACRIFICE FOR LOVE? DEATH-DEFYING, WORLD-ALTERING LOVE? Roa and her sister Essie […]
Read an exclusive extract from Mimi Yu’s THE GIRL KING!
We are so excited to share a sneak peek of Mimi Yu’s incredible debut novel, The Girl King! We love this book so much. Warring sisters. Betrayal. Intrigue. This book has it all! All hail the Girl King Sisters Lu and Min have always understood their places as princesses of the Empire. Lu knows […]
We are overjoyed to announce that Tinder Press has acquired AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins. Publisher Mary-Anne Harrington acquired British Commonwealth rights in the novel, at auction, from Caspian Dennis at Abner Stein. The novel follows a mother and her young son as they flee across Mexico to escape the drug cartel which has […]