A Quick Roundup of Worldcon 75

The Like Party

  WorldCon’s been and gone and we’re all slowly recovering from the great whirlwind that is this epic convention. This year, WorldCon took place in Helsinki, home of the Wife Carrying Championships, squirrels (the city’s symbol) and Jo’s new favourite submarine. Luckily for you lot, we’ve managed to bully Jo …

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Oh what a wonderful week

MS photo from Mollu

(ed. note – although this has been posted by Olivia, it is actually Molly talking. Olivia is not being weird and pretending to be Molly. Molly just doesn’t have a login yet. Got it? Good. I swear it’s not Olivia being weird.) Guys! Today marks my one week anniversary at …

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A letter from the author, Sebastien de Castell

Today the fourth in the epic, swash-buckling, funny, intense, dramatic, immersive, oh-so-enjoyable Greatcoats series is published. That’s right, the boys are back in town and Tyrant’s Throne has been released to the world. It has been an absolute pleasure to work on such a well-crafted, well-written series, all the more so because I …

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*EXTRACT* Treating you to Chapter 2 of Tyrant’s Throne

We’re delighted to share with you the second chapter of Tyrant’s Throne by Sebastien de Castell. We know, we’re SO nice. You can catch up on the first chapter here. Tyrant’s Throne, the 4th book in the Greatcoats series, will be published on 20th April 2017 in the UK and 6th June 2017 …

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Sebastien de Castell nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer!


We know how amazing he is, you know how amazing he is and now THE HUGO AWARDS know how amazing he is . . . We like to wish Sebastien huge, huge, HUGE congratulations for being nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer!   The John W. …

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Happy publication day to Saint’s Blood!

The day, dear friends, is finally here – publication day of Saint’s Blood by Sebastien de Castell! Congratulations, woo hoo and hip hip horray! And to celebrate in style we have a BIG competition for you. That’s right. A. BIG. COMPETITION. A competition that you Greatcoats fans will be dueling, fighting, …

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Saint’s Blood … counting down to publication

In case you’ve been living under a rock of late, you’ll know that Saint’s Blood, the third in Sebastien de Castell‘s utterly awesome Greatcoats series, is due to be published on 7th April. That’s right, sound the publication klaxon!!! It is ONE WEEK until you are reunited with your favourite, renegade baddasses …

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The Secret History of the Greatcoats

It’s under one month until the publication of the long-awaited, much-anticipated, critically-acclaimed, abundantly-loved Saint’s Blood, the third in Sebastien de Castell’s amazing Greatcoats trilogy. To kick off the countdown and entice you to #JointheGreatcoats, here Sebastien reveals The Secret History of the Greatcoats. A passing mention of twelfth-century English justices, …

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