Tor UK is the Pan Macmillan imprint specialising in science fiction, fantasy and horror. We also publish some fabulous YA crossover fiction and novels based on internationally bestselling computer games franchises. Our team is fully committed to bringing the best imaginative fiction, in all its many forms and flavours, to your bookshelf or eReader.
Pan Macmillan and Tor are proud to publish a wide variety of material, which includes award winners, bestsellers, enduring classics and exciting debuts. Our science fiction output features talents such as Douglas Adams, Peter F. Hamilton, Neal Asher and Gary Gibson. On the fantasy side, our list contains wonderful writers such as Adrian Tchaikovsky, Douglas Hulick and Mark Charan Newton. We also publish China Miéville, whose work defies categorisation, and who has attracted huge critical acclaim for his many fabulous fictional creations. Horror highlights include James Herbert, Adam Nevill’s spine tingling books and novels based on the popular Walking Dead TV series (by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonasinga). Plus, if you haven’t yet discovered the joys of Amanda Hocking’s hugely addictive writing for both YA and adult readers, we recommend that you take the time to see just what has made this kindle million-copy author so popular.
We are currently closed to unagented submissions, whilst we work through a backlog.
Tor in the UK is affiliated to its US sister imprint of the same name. In the States, Tor Books is one of two imprints of Tom Doherty Associates LLC, based in New York. It’s celebrated for its fantastic array of science fiction and fantasy titles, and has won the Locus Magazine poll for Best Publisher/Imprint every year since 1988. For more SF/F news and updates from Tor on the other side of the Atlantic, visit www.tor.com (also on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube).