Faber has acquired The Umbra Tales, a "magical, bold" new middle-grade fantasy series from debut writer and FAB Prize-winner Janelle McCurdy.
Bloom Books, an imprint of independent press Sourcebooks, is to publish King of Battle and Blood by fantasy author Scarlett St Clair, as the author moves... Read more
Republic of Consciousness winner Alex Pheby pivots from literary fiction to fantasy with his latest, the first novel set in the city of Mordew... Read more
Sarah J Maas is making a rare visit to the UK in March to promote her début adult fantasy novel, House of Earth and Blood (Bloomsbury).... Read more
HarperVoyager will publish a debut trilogy set in a West Africa-inspired fantasy kingdom, by Rena Barron.
An illustrator has hit back at bestselling fantasy author Terry Goodkind after the writer suggested the cover art for his book was “laughably bad”.... Read more
George RR Martin has urged “every true fan” of science fiction and fantasy to vote for this year’s Hugo Awards to “help protect the integrity... Read more
Pan Macmillan has acquired a new epic fantasy series in a six-figure deal. Senior commissioning editor Bella Pagan bought world rights to John Gwynne’s standalone... Read more
Orbit has acquired a debut epic fantasy which tells the story of a band of mercenaries hunted by an unknown killer. Commissioning editor Jenni Hill... Read more
Two authors and a fanzine have withdrawn their work from the Hugo science fiction awards, claiming alleged right-wing activists are skewing the voting process. The... Read more