Slush Pile Success! Assistant Editor snatches brilliant Icelandic fantasy debut from open submissions!
Gollancz, is delighted to announce the acquisition of a brilliant, genre-defining fantasy duology by debut author Alexander Dan Vilhjálmsson. SHADOWS OF THE SHORT DAYS, is a strikingly original Icelandic debut set in a strangely familiar alternate Reykjavík where wild and industrialised magic meet. Perfect for fans of China Miéville, Lev Grossman and Paulo Bacigalupi, this […]Read More
To everything there is a season
To everything there is a season, and with your camera there is hardly a better way to record and enjoy the change from winter to spring to summer to autumn, and back to winter again. But don’t take them for granted, either. Every season has its own characteristics, some of which are fleeting and should […]Read More
Northern lights photography: a how-to
While inhabitants of the northern regions of the world may not always be envied for the weather they have to put up with, there is one exception: the aurora borealis, or ‘northern lights’. If weather phenomena were mythical creatures, rainbows would be unicorns and northern lights would be dragons—that’s how cool they are! There are […]Read More