Vote for James Smythe!

James Smythe has been longlisted for The Guardian’s Not the Booker Prize for his most recent book, The Machine, published by Blue Door! Find out how to vote for him here. The Explorer is out in paperback at the end of this month and we have two events with James coming up. The first will … Read More

The Explorer is out in the UK

Published earlier this month in the US, James Smythe’s The Explorer is now out in hardback in the UK. To add to the amazing quotes we shared earlier this month, there has been EVEN MORE early praise for this dark, SF thriller, including… ‘A wonderful examination of coping with loss, time and death.’ – SFX Magazine … Read More

OUT NOW – James Smythe’s THE EXPLORER

James Smythe’s tense, claustrophobic and gripping science fiction thriller THE EXPLORER is on sale now! When journalist Cormac Easton is selected to document the first manned mission into deep space, he dreams of securing his place in history as one of humanity’s great explorers. But as soon as the crew emerge from hypersleep, things start … Read More

Read an extract of The Explorer

In space, nothing goes according to plan… Fans of SF will love our first book from James Smythe. When journalist Cormac Easton is selected to document the first manned mission into deep space, he dreams of securing his place in history as one of humanity’s great explorers. But as soon as the crew emerge from hypersleep, … Read More

THE EXPLORER – UK Cover Art reveal

HarperVoyager UK are thrilled to reveal the cover for James Smythe’s incredible science fiction début The Explorer. You may know James from his Guardian blog re-reading Stephen King, or as the author of the  “utterly gripping and highly original” (Daily Mail) The Testimony published by our sister imprint Blue Door, but to Voyager he is … Read More

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