Tag Archives: Ursula LeGuin

Happy Birthday, Ursula K. Le Guin!

One of modern literature’s greatest writers celebrates her birthday, today: one of the most lyrical, insightful, imaginative and important authors the SFF field has ever produced, a writer equally fêted by the literary establishment and the SFF community, a writer … Continue reading

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Masterworks Spotlight: Always Coming Home

Neglected masterpiece. Unsung classic. Unjustly-overlooked genius. We live in a time of ridiculous hyperbole. A time when terms such as ‘classic’, ‘brilliant’ and ‘genius’ have become so overused as to be almost meaningless. A time when films garner four stars … Continue reading

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New Title Spotlight: Rocannon’s World

We are delighted to present, for the first time in eBook, the great Ursula K. Le Guin’s first novel: Rocannon’s World. Earth-scientist Rocannon has been leading an ethnological survey on a remote world populated by three native races: the cavern-dwelling … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Ursula Le Guin!

On this day, eighty-six years ago, Ursula Kroeber Le Guin was born. We’re not sure whether she’s celebrating the event, but we certainly are! Apart from being one of the most lyrical, insightful, imaginative and important authors the SFF field … Continue reading

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Now in eBook: The Dispossessed!

If you had really good news and were so excited that you couldn’t stop talking about it, we’d forgive you a certain amount of repetition. Honest.  And in that same spirit of generosity, we’re sure you won’t mind us mentioning … Continue reading

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Now Complete: Earthsea

We are delighted to announce that the second three books in multi-award-winning Grand Master, Ursula K. Le Guin‘s acclaimed Earthsea Cycle are now available! We published the first three books in April – to coincide with the first episode of … Continue reading

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Masterworks Spotlight: The Wind’s Twelve Quarters & The Compass Rose

As part of our comprehensive re-publication of the genre works of Ursula K. Le Guin, we are delighted to present an SF Masterworks edition of two of her finest collections. Grand Master Ursula K. Le Guin has been recognised for … Continue reading

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The Lathe of Heaven: Now in eBook!

As we never tire of reminding you, we recently completed a comprehensive agreement to publish almost all of Ursula K. Le Guin’s SF & Fantasy work, including eBook editions of the great Earthsea cycle and adding eBook rights to our … Continue reading

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SF Masterworks Spotlight: The Word for World is Forest

Grand Master Ursula K. Le Guin’s Hugo Award-winning tale of colonisation and oppression.   SF Masterworks paperback | Gateway eBook   When the inhabitants of a peaceful world are conquered by the bloodthirsty yumens, their existence is irrevocably altered. Forced … Continue reading

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Published Today: The First Earthsea Trilogy!

We are delighted to present the first three books in multi-award-winning Grand Master, Ursula K. Le Guin‘s acclaimed Earthsea Cycle: A Wizard of Earthsea, The Tombs of Atuan and The Farthest Shore. This is the first time these beloved classics … Continue reading

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