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GENRE CODE: SF, Fantasy, Mystery, Horror, Romance
Hidden Queen by Alma Alexander.
0060765704 AvonEos fantasy pb $6.99.
First of an epic fantasy duology
about a hidden queen who must fight
to reclaim her birthright.
- Cowl by Neal Asher. 0765314207
Tor SF hb $24.95. Excellent space
opera in the current British mode.
Powerful and over the top and well
Book Without Words: A Fable
of Medieval Magic by Avi. 0786608292
Hyperion YA fantasy hb $15.99.
Set in medieval England and rish
with mystery and atmosphere, this
is a thought provoking fable about
life and death, greed and betrayal,
magic and secrets.
- Mercury by Ben Bova. 0765304120
Tor SF hb $24.95. Part of Bova's
Grand Tour of the Solar System
utilizing the current science for
day after tomorrow adventure.
Beat: a Novel of the Dresden
Files by Jim Butcher. 0451460278
Roc Fantasy hb. $23.95. Seventh
investigation in the best noir
mystery contemporary fantasy series.
First time in hardback.
- Heartwood by Barbara Campbell.
0756402905 Daw Fantasy pb $6.99.
Debut fantasy novel. Year after
year, for as long as Darak's people
could remember, the battle of the
Oak and the Holly had taken place,
bringing an end to Winter and the
rebirth of Spring. But this year
the battle went wrong as Darak's
brother became possessed by the
spirit of the Holly. To free him,
Darak must undertake a quest to
restore the very balance of nature.
Abandoned by Douglas Clegg.
0843954108 Leisure Horror pb $6.99.
Continuation of the Harrow House
Fowl: The Opal Deception by Eoin Colfer. 0786852895 Hyperion YA fantasy $16.95. Criminal mastermind
Artemis Fawl is back and so is
his brilliant and dangerous enemy,
Innocent by Harlan Coben.
0525948740 Dutton Mystery hb. $25.95.
Latest gripping thriller from the
author of Just One Look and Tell
Closers by Michael Connelly.
0316734942 Little, Brown Mystery
hb. $26.95. The latest thriller
with LA Police Detective Harry
Bosch. Now working cold cases,
Bosch again finds himself at odds
with the higher-ups in LAPD.
Nickel Idols by Glen
Cook. 0451459741 Roc Fantasy pb
original $6.99. In TunFaire, a
city of gorgeous women, powerful
sorcerers and dangerous magic,
the beautiful, criminally insane
daughter of a comatose crime boss
has some lascivious designs on
private investigator Garrett-who
now has to figure out why everyone
is suddenly after him.
God Particle by Richard
Cox. 0345462858 DelRey Fantasy
tpb $13.95. When a devastating
accident during a trip to Switzerland
leaves Steve with extraordinary
mental powers, he seeks out the
lead physicist on a project seeking
the Higgs boson, the so-called
God Particle, for help only to
find themselves up against a mysterious
Naming by Allison Croggan.
0763626392 Candlewick YA Fantasy
hb $17.99. Maerad is a slave in
a desperate and unforgiving settlement,
taken there as a child when her
family is destroyed in war. She
doesn't yet know she has inherited
a powerful gift, one that marks
her as a member of the noble School
of Pellinor and enables her to
see the world as no other can.
Right Madness by James Crumley.
0670034061 Viking Mystery hb. $24.95.
Crumley brings back C.W. Sughrue
from his early novel The Last Good
Kiss, for another bender through
the dark bars of the the West.
Jaguar and the Wolf by Leah
Cutter. 045146026X Roc Fantasy
pb original $6.99. When a Viking
ship misses North America and drifts
ashore in an ancient Mayan city,
two cultures collide. The warrior
Tyrthbrand and the high priestess
Lady Two Bird must form an unlikely
alliance to fight for their very
lives. And as the clouds of war
cover the earth, the Viking and
Mayan gods are thrown into an ethereal
conflict that could threaten the
foundations of both Heavens and
- Migration by Julie Czerneda.
0756402603 DAW SF hb $24.95. Second
in her new Species Imperative Series.
Comes to Town, Someone Leaves
Town by Cory Doctorow. 0765312786
Tor SF hc $24.95. Like his first
two novels this is wildly imaginative,
constantly whipsawing us between
the preposterous, the amazing,
and the deeply felt.
Rising by Sara Douglass.
0765305429 Tor Fantasy hb $27.95.
The third title in Sara Douglass's
compelling Troy Game series, a
riveting historical fantasy series
of love and revenge set against
the very fabric of time itself.
These Ten Bones by Clare
B. Dunkle. 0805074961 Holt YA Fantasy
hb $16.95. There's hidden places
all over this land-old, old places.
Places with a chain for them to
chain up the wolf when it's time.
A bone-chilling tale of werewolves
and love, set in medieval Scotland.
Alec Effinger Live! From Planet
Earth by George Alec Effinger.
1930846320 Golden Gryphon Press SF hc $25.95. Collection of stories
from the late, great Effinger.
of Wars by Eric Flint.
0345465679 DelRey SF hb $25.95.
Alternate history sf novel of the
Mountains by Earlene
Fowler. 0425202496 Berkley Prime Crime
hb $23.95. Twelfth in this bestselling
quilting mystery series. Fowler
is a Guest of Honor for Austin's
new mystery convention, ConMisterio,
Jane Austin Book Club by
Karen Joy Fowler 0452286530 Plume
tpb. Associational literary novel
from the acclaimed author of Sarah
Canary. Now in paperback.
- Mirrormask by Neil Gaiman & Dave
McKean. 0060798750 HarperCollins/Morrow Fantasy hc $34.95. The illustrated
screenplay of the film from
Jim Henson Studios. Going
to be cooool.
Wells by James Alan
Gardner. 0060087706 AvonEos SF
trade pb $15.95. Author's first
short story collection. Includes
several nominated for various awards.
Sundial in a Grave: 1610 by
Mary Gentle. 0380820412 Perennial SF trade pb. $14.95. Finally published
in the US. A sweeping alternate
history novel of Henry IV of France
and seeds of the Thirty Years War.
- Hammerjack by Marc D. Giller. 0553383310
Bantam Spectra SF trade pb
$12.00. A former hacker assigned
to track down clandestine information
traffickers becomes caught
in the middle between ‘The Collective's' efforts
to build a biological supercomputer
and an antitechnology group waging
war on ‘The Collective.'
Matron and Crone edited by
Martin H. Greenberg & Kerrie
Hughes. 0756402840 Daw Fantasy
pb $6.99. Thirteen stories
about the Triple Goddess [or
3 Fates] represented in various
cultures, religions and mythologies.
Includes stories by Charles
de Lint and Tanya Huff.
As A Doornail by Charlaine
Harris. 0441012795 Ace Fantasy
hb. $22.95. Fifth adventure of
Sookie Stackhouse and the vampires
- Gossamyr by Michele Hauf. 037380220X
Luna tpb $13.95. Paranormal fantasy romance.
To Minerva by James
P. Hogan. 0743499026 Baen SF hb
$26.00. Parallel universes and
archeology in this hard sf novel.
the Vampire Slayer™:
Keep Me In Mind by Nancy
Holder. 0689869868 Pocket pb $6.99. A choose your own
path adventure with over
two dozen possible endings.
the Vampire Slayer™:
Queen of the Slayers by Nancy
Holder. 1416902414 Simon Spotlight Horror pb $9.99.
With the closing of the Hellmouth
and the potential awakening
of hundreds of would be slayers,
Buffy thinks she has earned
a normal life, but the forces
of darkness naturally disagree.
Black Stranger and Other
American Tales by Robert
E. Howard. 0803273533 tpb $17.95
and 0803224214 hb $35.00 University
of Nebraska Press. Powerful
collection of heroic fantasy
and horror tales including “Pigeons
From Hell” and “Black
Canaan.” Part of an
extensive reissue of the
work of Howard leading into
his Centennial next year.
Stories by Robert E. Howard.
0803273525 tpb $17.95 and 0803224230
hb $35.00 University of Nebraska
Press. Collection of 16 stories
from the pulps showcasing Howard's
love of boxing, including the
completely restored version
of “Iron Men”.
End of the Trail: Western Stories by Robert
E. Howard. 0803273568
tpb $17.95 and 0803224249 hb $35.00
University of Nebraska Press. A
Collection of 12 stories of outlaws,
gunmen, lawmen etc taken from the
of Samarcand and Other Adventure
Tales of the Old Orient by Robert
E. Howard. 080327355X
tpb $18.95 and 0803224222 hb $35.00
University of Nebraska Press. Collection
of stories that originally appeared
in the pulps, now appearing in
authoritative versions based upon
the surviving manuscripts.
Riot of Bucksnort and Other
Western Tales by Robert
0803273541 tpb $14.95 and 0803224257
hb $35.00 University of Nebraska
Press. Collection of the Breckinridge
Elkins stories and others taken
from the pulps.
Mak Morn: the Last King by Robert E. Howard. 0345461541
DelRey Fantasy tpb $15.95. Reissue
of a collection originally published
in a limited edition by Wandering
Star. Contains the Gary Gianni
artwork. Notable in that this version
includes a newly found never before
of the Moon by Angela
Knight. 0425203573 Berkley Horror romance pb $6.99. Small town policewoman
Diana London is a shape shifting
werewolf on the track of a killer
Tame A Wolf by Susan Krinard.
0373770472 Harlequin Fantasy Romance
pb $6.99. Pact with the devil and
Apprentice by Naomi
Kritzer. 055358742 Bantam Spectra Fantasy original pb $6.99. Book
2 of the Dead Rivers Trilogy based
around ancient Greek culture.
- Sanctuary by Mercedes Lackey.
0756402468 Daw Fantasy hb $25.95.
Third novel in her Dragon Jousters
Demonologist by Michael
Laimo. 0843955279 Leisure Horror
pb $6.99. A man fights to keep
his sanity while possessed by a
demon in a plot to take over hell.
of a Rainless Year by
Jane Lindskold. 0765309378 Tor Fantasy hb $25.95. Contemporary
dark fantasy novel set in northern
Book of Renfield: A Novel of
Dracula by Tim Lucas. 0743243544
Touchstone horror tpb $14.00. A
spin-off of Dracula from the point
of view of insect eating scripture
Me Up by Katie MacAlister.
0451214943 Signet Romance Fantasy
pb $6.99. Aisling Grey, Guardian,
from You Slay Me is back. This
novice Keeper of the Gates To Hell
travels to Budapest in this paranormal
House of Storms by Ian R.
MacLeod. 0441012809 Ace Fantasy
hb. $24.95. Followup to the brilliant
Dickensian radical urban fantasy
alternate history, The Light Ages.
- Deerskin by Robin McKinley.
0441012396 Ace Fantasy tpb. $14.00.
Reissue of this powerful young
adult fantasy where nightmare and
hope exist side by side.
Connecticut Fashonista In King
Arthur's Court by Marianne
Mancusi. 0505526336 Loveswept SF
pb $6.99. An outspoken modern fashion
editor stumbles back in time to
Camelot and falls in love with
All Fright Diner by A.
Lee Martinez. 0765311437 Tor Horror
hb $24.95. A rippingly wonderful
novel, funny enough to wake the
dead and gripping enough to captivate
Martian War by Gabriel Mesta.
0743446399 Pocket SF hb $23.00.
What if H.G. Wells's War of
the Worlds had a basis in fact?
That's the premise of Mesta's
high-spirited, heartfelt tribute,
in which Wells, his second
wife, Amy Catherine ("Jane")
Robbins, and his inspiring
biology professor, T.H. Huxley,
join forces with other real
Victorians and various characters
from Wells's books to thwart
the Martian invasion of Earth
In Fire by Syne Mitchell.
0451460332 Roc SF pb original $6.99.
Astronaut Claire Logan is living
her dream working on the space
station Unity. But two days before
her mission ends, Earth is engulfed
in nuclear war. Stranded, helpless,
and desperate to contact her family,
Claire refuses to give up. But
when the crippled Unity rescues
a Chinese space station from certain
death, Claire discovers that the
war on Earth has come to space.
Unhandsome Prince by John
Moore. 0441012876 Ace Fantasy pb
$6.99. Latest humorous fantasy
novel from this Houston author
and FACT member. Sometimes a frog
is just a frog.
- 47 by Walter Mosley. 0316110353
Little, Brown SF hb $16.99. His
first book for young adults, he
deftly weaves historical and speculative
fiction about the nature of freedom.
Artsy Smartsy Club by Daniel
Pinkwater. HarperCollins YA hb
$15.99. The remarkable kids of
Looking for Bobowicz returns with
an entirely new mystery to explore--art!
Pinkwater is the most subversive
teen writer in the world!
- Elantris by Brandon Sanderson.
0765311771 Tor Fantasy hb $24.95.
Surprisingly well done first novel.
Original high concept and well
thought out subplots on the intersection
of religion and politics. Not the
usual high fantasy. Well worth
of the Dawn: Cirque Du Freak
Book 9 by Darren Shan.
0316156264 Little, Brown Horror
hb $15.99. Teen vampire series
full of satisfying macabre touches.
Me Darkly by Gena Showalter.
074349749X Simon & Schuster Dark Fantasy tpb $12.00. When a
number of ‘virile'
humans are abducted, Mia
Snow, a member of an elite
police task force to stalk
and kill otherworldly predators,
discovers a powerful race
of aliens with psychic talents
are responsible and she must
use her own psychic powers
to end the terror.
Keepers by Linnea Sinclair.
0553587986 Bantam Spectra SF pb
$6.99. Captain Elliot hopes her
luck has changed when a fighter
ship crashes at her repair site
but instead she discovers that
someone very powerful wants her
Inc. by Shanna Swendson.
0345481259 Berkley Paranormal romance
tpb $12.95. Moving to The City
to build a new life and career,
a young woman finds her life becoming
very strange as a series of odd
things and odd creatures begin
to happen around her and discovers
herself taking a job for Magic,
Spells, and Illusions, Inc.
Spice Box by Lou Jane Temple.
0425200434 Berkley Prime Crime hb
$21.95. First in a delicious new
mystery series that takes readers
on a cook's tour of kitchens through
Crimson Sword by Eldon Thompson.
0060741503 AvonEos fantasy hb $24.95.
Author's first novel. Magic, adventure
and swordplay abound in this first
volume in an imaginative new epic
Moon Rising by James M.
Thompson. 0786016167 Pinnacle Horror
pb $5.99. Terrifying story of medical
science gone wrong and werewolves.
Enchanter Completed: A Tribute
Anthology for L. Sprague de Camp
edited by Harry Turtledove. 0743499042
Baen Fantasy pb $6.99. Original
anthology of humorous fantasy in
honor of the late De Camp. Includes
stories from Poul Anderson, Fred
Pohl, David Drake etc.
Reasons Why Your Book Will
Never Be Published by Pat Walsh.
0143035657 Penguin Reference tpb.
$13.00. Blunt, practical, and laugh
out loud funny guide filled with
advice that may actually help someone
get into print.
Resurrected Man by Sean
Williams. 1591023114 Pyr SF hb
$25.00. First US edition of an
Australian novel that portrays
what society might actually result
in after the introduction of a
comercially available matter transporter.
Storms: Saga of Seven Worlds
3 by Kevin J. Anderson.
0446610593 Warner Aspect SF pb
Skinner by Neal Asher. 0765350483
Tor SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
of Choice by John Birmingham.
034547137 Ballantine SF pb $7.99.
of Souls by Lois McMaster
Bujold. 0380818612 Eos fantasy
pb $6.99. Finally in paperback;
this was delayed to lead into The
Hallowed Hunt which will appear
Species Imperative Book 1 by Julie Czerneda. 0756402611
DAW SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
Wayfarer Redemption Book 4 by Sara Douglass. 0765342782
Tor Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
To the World: A Southern Vampire novel by Charlaine Harris.
0441012183 Ace Fantasy pb $7.50.
Maudlin by Mercedes Lackey & Rosemary
Edghill. 0743499050 Baen Fantasy
pb $7.99. Reprint.
of the White Rose by J.
Ardian Lee. 044101223X Ace
pb $7.99. reprint.
Light Ages by Ian R. MacLeod.
0441012744 Ace Fantasy pb $7.99.
and Androids by Andre Norton.
0743499115 Baen SF pb $6.99. Reprint
of Android At Arms and Wraiths
Brimstone by Douglas Preston & Lincoln
Child. 0446612758 Warner Mystery
pb $7.99. Reprint.
Zenith Angle by Bruce Sterling.
0345468651 DelRey SF pb $6.99.
Heaven by Ian Stewart & Jack
Cohen. Warner Aspect SF pb $6.99.
Family Trade by Charles Stross.
0765348217 Tor Fantasy $6.99.
of Days by Alma Alexander.
0060765704 AvonEos fantasy pb $6.99.
Thrilling conclusion to this epic
- Haunted by Kelley Armstrong.
0553587080 Bantam Spectra Dark Fantasy original pb $6.99. Thrilling
new novel from the author of Industrial
Magic has a rebellious-and formerly
the Thradons! by J.D. Austin.
0441012728 Ace SF pb $5.99. Sequel
to Bobby's Girl has this other
worldly lady taking Bobby to meet
Forbidden: a Vampire Huntress
Legend by L. A. Banks. 0312336225
Griffin Horror tpb original $14.95.
Damali and her squad confront their
ultimate nemesis in the evil persona
of Lilith, the consort of the Un-Named
Stealer by Martin Booth.
0316155918. Little, Brown YA Fantasy
hb. $14.99. A modern day teen tale
that merges past and present, alchemy
and adventure, science and suspense.
This is the sequel to Doctor Illuminatus
[also available $14.00].
Hallowed Hunt by Lois McMaster
Bujold. 0060574623 AvonEos fantasy
hb $24.95. Third epic fantasy in
the world Bujold introduced in
The Curse of Chalion. The use of
middle aged women characters makes
this an outstanding read.
of a Fairy Godmother by Esm´e
Raji Codell. 0786809655 Little, Brown Fantasy hb $14.99.
This sassy twist on fairy
tales is for girls who have
not quite outgrown the magic
of classic fantasy--and are
open to unconventional happily-ever-afters.
of Conan Hyborean Adventures:
Blood of Wolves by Loren L. Coleman.
0441012922 Ace Fantasy pb original
$6.99. Howard's mythic Conan returns
in the first of a new trilogy:
Legends of Kern.
Tyranny of Night by Glen
Cook. 0765306840 Tor Fantasy hb
$25.95. Beginning of a new series,
apparently unconnected to the Black
Company. Book one of The Instrumentalities
of the Night.
Byron's Novel: The Evening
Land by John Crowley. 0060556587
Morrow SF hb $25.95. Secret history
novel of a lost novel by Lord Byron,
the daughter who tried to save
it, and the scholar who discovered
her secret. One of the best writers
of our time.
Four by Peter David.
1416509801 Pocket Star SF pb original
$6.99. Based on the script for
the life action movie featuring
the Marvel Comic's classic
Scabies and the Holy Grail by Christopher Dawes. 1560256788
Thunder's Mouth Fantasy tpb
original $15.95. A modern day search
for the Holy Grail plunges the
investigators on a psychedelic
globe trotting journey with Cathars,
the Knights Templar, the Man in
the Iron Mask, Tinagel and, of
course, the Masons.
Truths by Monica
Ferris. 0425203018 Ace PrimeCrime
hb. $22.95. Ninth investigation
of full-time needlework shop owner
and part time sleuth Betsy Devonshire.
Tower of Ravens: Book One of
Rhiannon's Ride by Kate Forsyth.
0451460324 Roc Fantasy pb $7.50.
Author of the Eileanan series starts
a new Celtic inspired trilogy.
of the Jazz Giants and Other
Stories by Gregory Frost.
1930846347 Golden Gryphon SF hb
$25.95. Collection of 14 award
Memorials by R. Patrick
Gates. 0786016981 Leisure Horror
pb $6.50. For more than 50 years,
Eleanor Grimm has been bewitching
the parents and spiriting away
the souls of their children.
Tears of the Furies by Christopher
Golden & Thomas Sniegoski.
0441012930 Ace Fantasy pb
original $7.99. The second
novel featuring the Menagerie.
- Gateways edited by Martin H.
Greenberg. 0756402859 DAW original SF pb $6.99. Original anthology
offering gateways to worlds real
or imagined by such writers as
Gregory Benford and Kristine Kathryn
Best SF 10 edited by David
G. Hartwell & Kathryn
Cramer. 0060575611 Eos SF
pb $7.99. Reprint anthology
of these editors selections
for the best short stories
Beach by Alexa Hayes.
1416508228 iBooks Horror pb $6.99.
Small California coastal town in
changed with the arrival of a 400
year old vampire and his entourage.
- Ashes by H.R. Howland. 0425203530
Berkley Horror pb $6.99. An unimaginable
evil has worked its way across
the world in search of a kindred
Presence In An Empty Room by Velda Johnson. 141650799X iBooks Horror pb $6.99. The ghost of the
ex-wife haunts a newlywed in her
of the Dead by Brian Keene.
0843954159 Leisure Horror pb
$6.99. Sequel to the Bram Stoker
zombie novel The Rising.
Bane by Anne Kelleher.
0373802226 Luna tpb $13.95. Paranormal fantasy romance sequel to: Silver's
Demon by Julie Kenner.
0425202526 Berkley Romance Horror
trade pb. $14.00. Begins the adventures
of a demon hunting surburban soccer
mom. Author lives in Georgetown,
TX. Never thought to look for creatures
from the depths of hell there.
Girl Next Door by Jack Ketchum.
0843955430 Leisure Horror pb $6.99.
Reissue of the Overlook Connection
limited edition with the addition
of two bonus short stories.
Historian by Elizabeth Kostova.
0316011770 Little, Brown Horror hb $25.95. Literary horror novel
of a motherless American Girl,
who after discovering a medieval
book and a cache of letters, investigates
the possible surviving legacy of
Vlad the Impaler.
Logic Named Joe by Murray
Leinster, edited by Eric Flint.
0743499107 Baen SF pb $7.99. Omnibus
of three novels, The Pirates of
Zan, Gateway to Elsewhere, and
The Duplicators and three short
stories as Baen tries to reintroduce
golden age author Leinster to a
Crush the Moon by Wil McCarthy.
055358717X Bantam Spectra SF pb
$6.99. Concluding the epic science
fiction sequence of the Queendom
of Sol begun with The Collapsium.
Magic by Patricia A. McKillip.
0441012485 Ace Fantasy hb. $22.95.
Latest thought provoking romantic
fantasy from this unique writer.
Kinuko Craft cover art.
- Vigil by Robert Masello. 0425203506
Horror pb original
$7.99. Paleontologist Carter
Cox is a man of science whose
faith in the empirical is
about to be shaken by forces
of evil when he begins to
decipher the message left
by two ancient artifacts--one
reveals the secrets of heaven,
and the other foretells an
Choice by L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
$27.95. A return to Corus, setting
of his recent trilogy (Legacies,
Darknesses, Scepters), to begin
the epic story of the fall of
a great civilization.
White Wolf's Son by Michael
Moorcock. 0446577022 Warner Aspect Fantasy hb $24.95. The final novel
of The Albino, Elric, for awhile.
Featuring the granddaughter of
The Dreamthief's Daughter from
the previous episode and Ulric
von Bek searching for the Runestaff
and other manifestations of the
Grail. Wonderful cover art from
Shaman by C. E. Murphy.
0373802234 Luna tpb $13.95. Paranormal fantasy romance. A first novel.
Harlequin's Moon by Larry
Niven & Brenda
Cooper. 0765312662 Tor SF
hb $25.95. The first interstellar
starship, John Glenn, fled
a Solar System populated by
rogue AIs and machine/human
hybrids, threatened by too
much nanotechnology, and rife
with political dangers. The
John Glenn's crew intended
to terraform the nearly pristine
planet Ymir, in hopes of creating
a utopian society that would
limit intelligent technology.
But by some miscalculation
they have landed in another
Dragon Scroll by I.J. Parker.
0143035320 Penguin Mystery tpb.
$14.00. Debut of a new historical
mystery series set in the lively
world of eleventh century Japan.
Alatriste by Arturo Pérez-Reverte,
translated by Margaret Sayers
Peden. 039915275X Putnam Mystery hb $23.95. In this
first of a new series of
historical novels, wounded
Seventeenth Century Spanish
soldier Alatriste works as
a swordsman-for-hire in Madrid.
When his latest job takes
an surprise deadly turn he
discovers he is in the employ
of one the the Inquisition's
most dangerous men.
Mourns by Tom Piccirilli.
055358720X Bantam Spectra Dark Fantasy pb $5.99. A man must confront
the strange inhabitants of his
old home town to discover the awful
truth of his sister's death.
Hat Full of Sky by Terry Pratchett.
0060586621 Harper Fantasy pb $6.99.
For those waiting for the paperback
of this fine teen sequel to The
Wee Free Men.
of Death by Douglas Preston & Lincoln
Child. 0446576972 Warner Suspense hb $25.95. FBI Special
Agent Pendergast lives in
this sixth compelling thriller.
Magic by M. J. Putney.
0345476891 DelRey Fantasy hb $23.95.
Assigned the task of ensuring that
those of the Nobility do not misuse
their powers, Simon Earl of Falconer
confronts a rogue Guardian who
turns the Earl into a Unicorn until
an ensorcelled girl breaks the
Rain by Alastair Reynolds.
0441012906 Ace SF hb. $24.95. First
US edition. One of the best hard
adventure sf writers latest novel.
Political snarking worthy of Graham
the Looking Glass by John
Ringo. 0743498801 Baen SF hb $24.00.
An investigation into the explosion
that led to the destruction of
a Florida University and much of
the surrounding countryside leads
to the discovery of a series of
interdimensional gateways through
which alien invaders attempt to
annihilate all life on Earth.
the Pale by Savannah
Russe. 0451215648 Signet Romance
pb $6.99. Beautiful vampire Daphne
Urban has avoided detection for
500 years making her perfect as
a spy. But when Darius, a sexy
vampire slayer, discovers her both
are torn with desire.
Extreme Visions of Fantasy edited by Al Sarrantonio.
0451460367 Roc Fantasy tpb. $16.00.
Daring, star packed original anthology
now in paperback. Includes stories
by Neil Gaiman, Charles De Lint,
George R.R. Martin, Joe Lansdale
and the Sorcerers by
Martin Scott. 0743499085 Baen Fantasy
hb $25.00. Reprint omnibus of the
fifth and sixth Thraxas novels.
First time in hardback.
Emerald Wand of Oz by Sherwood
Smith; illustrated by William Stout.
HarperCollins Fantasy hb $16.99.
With the blessings of the Oz estate
this is the first of four brand
new stories that blend the modern
fantasy adventure with the classic
story like Oz.
Rumor of Gems by Ellen Steiber.
0312858795 Tor Fantasy hb
city of Arcato holds masks and
shape-shifters, tricksters and
true love, gods and dragons, and
a glittering hoard of amethysts
and topaz, rubies and moonstones.
Steiber weaves her spell with all
this and more, to create a beautiful,
dazzling, magical novel."--Lisa
Hidden Family by Charles
Stross. 0765313472 Tor SF hb. $24.95.
Second Merchant Princes novel.
Fun with parallel worlds.
On Lenox Hill: A Gaslight
Mystery by Victoria Thompson.
0425202607 Ace Mystery hb.
$22.95. Seventh in this Edgar
Award ™ nominated
series of a midwife working
the tenements of 1890's New
Time of Troubles I by Harry
Turtledove. 1416509046 Baen Fantasy
hb $26.00. Reprint omnibus of the
first two Videssos novels, The
Stolen Throne and Hammer and Anvil,
which had been paperback originals.
- Mammoth by John Varley. 0441012817
Ace SF hb. $23.95. A tale with
tusks. Modern archeologist finds
an intact frozen wooly mammoth
alongside a 12,000 year old Stone
Age hunter wearing a wristwatch.
- Warprize by Elizabeth Vaughn. 0765352648
Tor Fantasy pb $6.99. Author's
debut novel is a Paranormal fantasy romance and the first of a trilogy.
Storms: Saga of the Seven Suns
Book 3 by Kevin J. Anderson.
0446610593 Warner Aspect pb $6.99.
Hunted: A Vampire Huntress
Legend by L. A. Banks. 0312937725
St Martin's Horror pb $7.99.
Flame in Hali by Marion Zimmer
Bradley & Deborah Ross. 0756402670
Daw Fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Lashing by Peter David. 0743449134
Pocket Fantasy pb $7.99. Sir
Apropos #3. Reprint.
Keep by Jennifer Fallon.
0765348675 Tor Fantasy pb $7.99.
and Found by Alan Dean Foster.
0345461274 DelRey SF pb $6.99.
of Reeds by Thomas Harlan.
076534114X Tor SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
the Vampire Slayer™/Angel™:
Heat by Nancy Holder. 06898969061
Pocket pb $6.99. Reprint
Spring by Robert Jordan. 0765345455
Tor Fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Crucible by Nancy Kress. 0765346036
Tor SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
Rough Magic by Mercedes Lackey,
Eric Flint & Dave Freer.
0743499093 Baen pb $7.99. Reprint
Logic by Laurie Marks.
0765348381 Tor SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
Child Goddess by Louise Marley.
0441012124 Ace SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
Destruction of the Books by Mel Odom. 0765346494 Tor Fantasy
pb $7.99. Reprint.
Zimmer Bradley's Ancesters
of Avalon by Diana L. Paxson. 0451460286
Roc Fantasy tpb. $16.00. Reprint.
Absolution Gap by Alastair Reynolds.
0441012914 Ace SF pb $8.50. Reprint.
Creek Crossing by John
Saul. 0449006549 Ballantine Horror
pb $7.99. Reprint
Within by John Wooley. 1416504524
iBooks Horror pb $6.99. Reprint.
Web by C.T. Adams & Cathy
Clamp. 0765349140 Tor paranormal romance pb $6.99. Psychic
powered werewolf and his
mate look into the kidnappings
and murders of female Sazi.
Tale of Holly How: The Cottage
Tales of Beatrix Potter by Susan Wittig Albert. 0425202747
Berkley Prime Crime hb. $23.95.
Second of a new lighthearted
series inspired by the charming
children's author from Austin's
Suns: The Saga of Seven Suns
Book 4 by Kevin J.
Anderson. 0446577170 Warner Aspect SF hb. $24.95. No one is safe
in the fourth book of this galaxy
spanning space opera series.
Misted Cliffs by Catharine
Asaro. 0373802269 Luna Paranormal fantasy romance tpb $13.95. In
this sequel to The Charmed Sphere,
Chime's daughter must wed
the enemy in order to preserve
the wary peace and struggles
to embrace her unexplored mage
Girl: Book 2 of the Inconstant
Moon Trilogy by Pierce Askegren.
0441012973 Ace SF pb original
$6.99. While a starship is being
built to explore an alien artifact,
a newswoman becomes a pawn in
a conspiracy that could doom
- Scardown by Elizabeth Bear.
055358751X Bantam Spectra SF
pb original $6.99. Second well
done novel in this hard-edged
and inventive military sf series.
Sequel to: Hammered.
and Other Stories by Terry
Bisson. 1892391244 Tachyon SF hb $24.95. Lasted short
story collection from this
Nebula Award™ winning
Word For Murder: A Crossword
Mystery by Nero Blanc.
0425101704 Berkley Prime Crime
tpb. $14.00. Includes crosswords
included within the text of the
story. Seventh of this lively
Fury by Jim Butcher.
0441012833 Ace Fantasy hb. $23.95.
Book 2 of the Codex Alera. Epic
high fantasy from the author
of the Dresden Files.
Book One of the Godslayer
Chronicles by James
Clemens. 0451459946. Roc Fantasy
hb. $24.95. New series about
a world where mysterious gods
hold powerful secrets, knights
walk in the shadows, and demons
claw up from the darkness, as
one man struggles to prove he
didn't kill a god.
of Conan™: Hyborean
Adventures: Legends of
Kern Vol.2: Cimmerian Rage by Loren L. Coleman. 0441012957
Ace Fantasy pb original
and Unappreciated by
MaryJanice Davidson. 0425204332
Berkley Horror hb. $19.95. Hardcover
debut for book three of this
amusing vampiric chick lit amateur
sleuth paranormal romance tale
worth sinking your teeth into.
Angel by Marianne de Pierres.
0451460375 Roc SF pb original
$6.99. “A compelling
blend of Mad Max and Dark Angel” says
the Melbourne Age of the
original Australian edition.
Emperor of Gondwanaland and
Other Stories by Paul DiFillipo.
1560256656 Thunder's Mouth Press SF tpb $16.95. This new collection
is a wildly fantastic escape
to alternate universes from one
of the most imaginative writers
Year's Best Science Fiction:
Twenty-second Annual Collection edited by Gardner Dozois.
0312336608 tpb $19.95 or
0312336594 Hardback $35.00
St Martin's. Latest edition
of the Locus Award™ winning
annual anthology collects
over two dozen outstanding
stories published in 2004.
At War by Diane Duane.
0152047727 Harcourt Fantasy hb
$17.00. Nita and Kit return from
their wizardly holiday, in this
eighth novel of their adventures,
looking forward to getting back
to their everyday routine. But
as usual there's trouble brewing.
of America by Warren
Ellis. 0060723939 Harper Dark Alley Mystery trade pb $13.95.
First novel by this acclaimed
comics genius. Packed with his
usual mind-bending style brings
a surreal twist to the hard boiled
Boots by Carol Emshwiller.
0670059684 Viking Fantasy
hb $15.99. Teen historical
fantasy set in a Depression
era California desert from
this Tiptree Award™ winning
- Harshini by Jennifer Fallon.
0765309882 Tor Fantasy hb $25.95.
First US edition. The dazzling
conclusion to the Hythrun Chronicles
Big Over Easy by Jasper
Fforde. 0670034231 Viking Fantasy
hb $24.95. And now time for something
completely different. Fforde
takes a break from Thursday Next
and embarks upon a new series
of Nursery Crimes loosely derived
from Mother Goose. Starting with
the mysterious death of Humpty
Stuyvesant Van Dumpty III. Should
be quite entertaining.
the Dark by Laura Anne
Gilman. 0373802277 Luna Paranormal fantasy romance tpb $13.95. Retrievers
go to Italy in search of a possessed
manuscript. Whoever reads it
Divided Crown by Isabel
Glass. 0765307464 Tor Fantasy
hb $25.95. Glass tells the fascinating
tale of a young woman seeking
justice and power in a magical
world of wizards and royalty,
court intrigues and magical battles.
Deftly written and filled with
delightfully drawn details, employed
in the service of an intriguingly
twisted plot. Sequel to the fabulous
Daughter of Exile. Cover by Kinuko
Princess Academy by Shannon
Hale. 1582349932 Bloomsbury USA Fantasy hb $16.95. Every teenage
girl must attend a special and
learn how to become a princess.
Miri soon finds herself confronted
with a harsh academy mistress,
bitter competition among the
girls, and her own conflicting
desires to be chosen and win
the heart of her childhood best
friend. But when bandits seek
out the academy to kidnap the
future princess, Miri must rally
the girls together and use a
power unique to the mountain
dwellers to save herself and
Moon by Lori Handeland.
0312991363 St Martin's Paranormal romance pb $6.99.
Dr. Elise Hanover is a werewolf
who has spent years trying to
find a cure for her lycanthropy
is interrupted by the man she
fell in love with in college,
now an FBI agent.
Which Way But Dead by
Kim Harrison. 006057299X Harper Fantasy pb original $6.99. Witch
and former bounty hunter Rachel
Morgan must stop an archdemon
before he pulls her into a sorcerous
Best Fantasy 5 edited by
David G. Hartwell & Kathryn
Cramer. 0060776056 HarperEos
fantasy pb original
$7.99. A selection of the
best fantasy stories of
Dare by Susan Kearney.
0765351927 Tor SF romance pb
$6.99. Dora, the sentient computer,
wants a human body and uses 24th
century technology to build a
body specifically designed to
appeal to a warrior pilot.
of the Night by Sherrilyn
Kenyon. 0312934327 St Martin's Romance pb original $6.99. Dark
hunters have a code of honor
that even immortal vampires must
follow. But when Alexion, the
one the fearless fear, meets
female Dark Hunter Dangereuse
StRichard, something about her
reawakens a heart he thought
was long dead.
Dreams May Come by Sherrilyn
Kenyon, Robin Owens and
Rebecca York. 0425202682 Berkley Fantasy trade pb $14.00. Trio
of paranormal romance novellas.
Intent by Deborah LeBlanc.
0843955538 Leisure Horror pb
orignal $6.99. When funeral home
operators bury a 19 year old
gypsy girl, they are not prepared
for the consequences when gold
is stolen from the coffin.
Dark Mirror by Juliet
Marillier. 0765309955 Tor Fantasy
hb $27.95. Book One of the Bridei
Chronicles. First US ed. Compelling
historical fantasy novel of Celtic
mysticism in ancient Ireland.
Feast For Crows by George
R.R. Martin. 0553801503 Bantam Spectra Fantasy hb $28.00. Long
overdue fourth novel in this
epic series. It has been on and
off the publishing schedule for
years was to ship by Armadillocon.
But now it's been broken
in two volumes to start in November.
City by Liz Maverick.
0505526220 Loveswept Paranormal romance pb $6.99. Crimson City,
formerly Los Angeles, where vampires,
werewolves and humans now exist
in a fragile peace.
Fire by Juliet McKenna.
0765314118 Tor Fantasy hb $25.95.
The American hardcover debut
of a writer who has already gathered
many fans with the five volumes
of her Tales of Einarinn, Southern
Fire is an engrossing new epic
of magic, intrigue, culture,
and politics, in a fantasy setting
in a colorful south seas archipelago.
the Wall: Stories From the
Old Kingdom and Elsewhere by Garth Nix. 0060747137 AvonEos fantasy hb $16.99. Collection
of short stories, including an
original novella set in the world
of the Sabriel series.
Bone and the Castle of Mirrors by Jenny Nimmo. 0439545285
Orchard Fantasy hb $9.95. Book
four of the Children of the Red
King. Charlie must continue to
outsmart wicked teachers and
help his friends in this entertaining
Canadian response to Harry Potter.
of the Libraries by Mel
Odom. 0765307243 Tor Fantasy
hb $25.95. Third in the teen
epic fantasy series of a newly
promoted Second Level Librarian
of Great Books. After The Rover
and The Destruction of the Books.
Princess of Roumania by
Paul Park. 0765310961 Tor Fantasy
hb $24.95. Well done contemporary
fantasy of a world were Roumania
was a great power. A truly complex,
elusive, haunting magical tale,
full of strangeness, terrors
and wonders. Willie likes. Excellent
John Jude Palencar cover.
Uncle by Peter Pavia.
0843953608 HardCase Crime pb
original $6.99. Noir novel set
in Miami Beach.
of War edited by Alexander
Potter & Tonya
Huff. 0756402867 Daw Fantasy
pb original $7.50. Fifteen
stories of strong, well-rounded
female heroes. Includes Rosemary
Edghill, Michelle West, Kristine
Kathryn Rusch etc.
Itineraries by Tim
Powers. 1892391238 Tachyon SF
tpb $15.95. This is a collection
of the complete short stories
of this wild and crazy guy. For
the many people who couldn't
afford the Subterranean Press
You Can Save Mankind by Terry Pratchett. 0060541847
HarperCollins YA SF hb $15.99.
The first Johnny Maxwell teen
novel is finally published in
hardback in the US.
Jackson and the Olympians:
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan.
0786856297 Hyperion Fantasy hb
$17.95. Teen fantasy adventure
with contemporary appearances
by various Greek Gods and a summer
camp for demigods on Long Island.
Should be a crazy good time.
Potter and the Half Blood
Prince by J. K. Rowling.
0439784549 Scholastic Fantasy
hb $29.99. This sixth book of
the series is available on line
everywhere cheaper than I can
even buy it from my wholesaler.
I've included it for completeness,
but if you really want me to
get you a copy I'll be more than
happy to. The UK edition is simultaneous
and if you'ld rather follow the
flag and get UK editions I can
provide this as well.
of Mazes by Karl Schroeder.
0765312190 Tor SF hb $24.95.
Returning to the same distant
future in which Ventus was set,
but employing a broader canvas.
This will be THE hard science
fiction novel of the summer.
Swell by Jeff Shelby.
0525948805 Dutton Mystery hb
$23.95. Surfing and murder come
together in this thrilling first
novel featuring San Diego private
investigator (and surfer dude)
Truth Teller's Tale by
Sharon Shinn. 0670060003 Viking Fantasy hb $16.99. Sequel to
last year's delightful Safe Keeper's
- Olympos by Dan Simmons. 0380978946
AvonEos SF hb $25.95. Followup
- Inda by Sherwood Smith. 0756402646
Daw Fantasy hb $24.95. Epic high
fantasy from this popular young
Brother's Price by
Wen Spencer. 0451460383 Roc SF
pb original $6.99. In a world
where males are rarely born,
they're a commodity, traded
and sold like property.
- Accelerando by Charles Stross.
0441012841 Ace SF hb. $24.95.
Expanding upon his award winning
short story cycle from Asimov's
SF Magazine. Greatly anticipated
novel from this year's Armadillocon
Guest of Honor.
Bright Spot by Robert Sydney.
0553587595 Bantam Spectra SF pb original. Clever novel
of science fiction suspense
is an engaging, near future
whodunit that is as funny
as it is insightful. Sort
of a ‘Nick and Nora
Charles' for the 21st century.
Remarkable Miss Frankenstein by Minda Webber. 0505526379 Loveswept Paranormal romance pb $5.99.
When Dr. Frankenstein's
neice Clair enters a castle in
Regency England in search of
vampires she finds a paranormal
romp with more love bites than
she knows what to do with.
Charmed Sphere by Catherine
Asaro. 037381111X Luna Paranormal fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Stone of the Stars: The Dragon
Throne Book 1 by Alison
Baird. 0446613029 Warner Aspect Fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Galactic Convoy by
Bill Baldwin. 1416504672 iBooks SF pb $6.99. Revised reprint.
Lines by Greg Bear. 0345448383
Ballantine SF pb $7.50. Reprint.
of Calderon: Book 1 of the Codex Alera by Jim Butcher.
044101268X Ace Fantasy pb $7.99.
of Heaven by C.J. Cherryh.
0380820234 AvonEos SF pb $7.99.
Shades of Time and Memory:
Wraeththu Histories Book 2 by
Storm Constantine. 0765303507
Tor tpb $15.95. Reprint.
A Kate Scarpetta Novel by Patricia Cornwell. 0425204200
Berkley Mystery pb $7.99. Reprint.
the Veil by Jay Davis.
0765348365 Tor Horror pb $7.99.
Treasured Ones: Book 2 of the
Dreamers by David & Leigh
Eddings. 0446613304 Warner Aspect Fantasy pb $7.50. Reprint.
Big Ones: A Stephanie Plum
Novel by Janet Evanovich. 0312936222
St Martin's Mystery pb
Rotten by Jasper
Fforde. 014303541X Penguin Fantasy
tpb. $14.00. Reprint of the fourth
of whimsical Thursday Next novels.
Wilding by C. S. Friedman.
0756402026 DAW SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
Silent House: A Chronicle
of Aglirta by Ed Greenwood. 0765347261
Tor Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Camouflage by Joe Haldeman.
0441012523 Ace SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
Wizard's Ward by
Deborah Hale. 0373811136 Luna Paranormal fantasy pb $6.99.
Universe by Robert
A. Heinlein. 0743499158 Baen SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
Edge by Anne
Kelleher. 0373811144 Luna Paranormal fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Woman by Wade Miller.
0843953597 HardCase Crime pb
$6.99. Classic noir novel reissued
for the first time in 47 years.
Flash by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.
07653499922 Tor SF pb $7.99.
Speed of Dark by Elizabeth
Moon. 0345481399 DelRey SF pb
Pack: Serenity Falls Book
2 by James A. Moore. 0515139696
Jove horror pb $6.99. Revised
of the Ancients: The Chronicles
of Blood and Stone Vol.3 by Robert Newcomb. 0345448979
DelRey Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Soothsayer by Mike Resnick.
1932100512 BenBella SF tpb $14.95.
Road to Damascus by John Ringo & Linda
Evans. 0743499166 Baen SF pb
of Power by Spider Robinson.
0743499174 Baen SF pb $6.99.
Ilium by Dan Simmons. 0380817926
AvonEos SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
Scholar of Magics by Caroline
Stevermer. 0765342006 Tor Fantasy
pb $6.99. Reprint.
Sunrise by Charles Stross.
0441012965 Ace SF pb $7.99.
Reprint of this Hugo Award™ finalist.
that Weren't edited
by Harry Turtledove. 0451460545
Roc SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
Firebird's Vengeance by Sarah Zettel. 0765347237 Tor Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Camelot's Shadow by
Sarah Zettel. 0373811128 Luna Paranormal fantasy pb $6.99.
Web by C.T. Adams & Cathy
Clamp. 0765349140 Tor Fantasy
Paranormal romance pb original
$6.99. Inventive second
novel of werewolf love;
sequel to: Hunter's Moon.
Breaks by Brian
W. Aldiss. 1892391260 Tachyon SF hb $24.95. This special
collection of short stories
from Grand Master Brian Aldiss
is being issued to coincide
with his 80th birthday.
Mammoth Book of New Comic
Fantasy edited by Mike Ashley.
078671574X Carroll & Graf
Fantasy tpb $13.95. Original
anthology of humorous
fantasy stories from Neil Gaiman,
Terry Jones, Tom Holt and other
of Kisses by francesca
lia block. 0060777516 HarperCollins Fantasy hb $21.95. Weetzie
Bat has a midlife crisis turning
forty. She deals with mermaids,
fawns and an invisible cleaning
lady who set her on a path
of self discovery.
Speaks: Too Soon From the
Cave, Too Far From the Stars by Ray Bradbury.
0060585684 Morrow SF hb $25.95.
A highly personal, deeply felt
collection of nonfiction essays
that offer insight into one
of the great imaginations in
Angels by Libba Bray.
0385730292 Delacorte YA Fantasy
hb $16.95. A Victorian boarding
school story, a Gothic mansion
mystery, a gossipy romp about
a clique of girlfriends, and
a dark other-worldly fantasy--jumble
them all together and you have
this complicated and unusual
second novel. Sequel to: A
Great and Terrible Beauty.
[Which I seem to have missed.]
Patricia Briggs. 0441013120
Ace Fantasy pb original $7.99.
In this exciting sequel to
Raven's Shadow, The Traveler
Seraph must use all her cunning
as a Raven mage to track down
an unimaginable evel known
as the Shadowed.
- Dragonmaster by Chris Bunch.
0451460308 Roc SF tpb. $15.00.
First US edition. Book one
of the Storm of Wings trilogy
from the author of the Sten
- Godslayer by Jacqueline
Carey. 0765312395 Tor Fantasy
hb $25.95. A grand epic...showcasing
Carey's intimate development
of deeply wounded, sometimes
deeply flawed, yet utterly
dignified and sympathetic characters
[including some of practically
Miltonian evil], with some
of the best dragons in all
Lust: Erotic Vampire Tales edited by M. Christian & G.
Herren. 155583843X Alyson
Horror tpb $14.95. Some vampires
have more in mind than drinking
Tower by Simon Clark.
0843954922 Leisure Horror pb
original $6.99. A haunted mansion
not only contains the ghosts
of past inhabitants, but can
reach into the future to predict
how current residents will
of Conan™: Hyborean
Adventures: Legends of
Kern Vol.3: Songs of Victory by Loren L. Coleman. 0441013104
Ace Fantasy pb original
of Destiny by A.C.
Crispin. 0380782847 AvonEos fantasy pb $6.99. Beginning
of a sprawling new fantasy
series. Book One of Exiles
Man Docking: A Bed and Breakfast
Mystery by Mary
Daheim. 0060566485 Morrow Mystery
hb $23.95. Murder, mystery
and charm abound in this latest
installment of this series.
Year's Best Fantasy and
Horror: Eighteenth Annual
Collection edited by Ellen
Datlow, Gavin Grant & Kelly
Link. St Martin's 0312341938
hb $35.00, 0312341946
tpb $19.95. What you should
have read from last year
in one convenient place.
As always excellent and as
always has a Thomas Canty
Hudson and the Malabar Rose:
A Sherlock Holmes Mystery by Martin Davies. 0425202828
Berkley Prime Crime tpb. $14.00.
Even Sherlock Holmes needs
PKD by Philip K. Dick.
1400096073 Vintage SF tpb
$10.95. Representative collection
of visionary sf for use as
a textbook. Includes excerpts
from novels as well as short
stories and “previously
Gorge: Book 3 of the Dreamers by David & Leigh
Eddings. 0446532274 Warner Aspect Fantasy hb $23.95.
Final book of the epic
Girl In the Glass by
Jeffrey Ford. 0066211271 Morrow Fantasy hb $23.95. A dark and
haunting thriller from the
World Fantasy Award winning
author of The Portrait of Mrs.
Charbuque and Memoranda.
the Vampire Slayer™:
Spark and Burn by Diana
G. Gallagher. 141690056X
Pocket Star Horror pb original
$6.99. Spike takes center
stage in this new novel.
the Shadow of Evil edited
by Martin H. Greenberg & John
Helfers. 0756402875 Daw Fantasy pb orginal $7.50.
Fourteen original stories
with the premise that Evil
already won and Good is outclassed.
Includes stories from Greg
Benford, Tonya Huff, Jody
Lynn Nye etc.
Twentieth by Joe Haldeman.
042501285X Ace SF hb. $23.95.
Haldeman investigates virtual
reality and artificial intelligence.
Destined Queen by Deborah
Hale. 0373802439 Luna Paranormal romance fantasy tpb $13.95.
In this sequel to The Wizard's
Ward, Maura must journey into
the unknown to fine the magical
staff. But separation from
her consort breeds jealousies
Assassin King: Book 6 of
Symphony of Ages by Elizabeth
Hayden. 0765305658 Tor Fantasy
hb $27.95. In the wake of a
of his intent to kill the Assassin
King of Ylorc, a convocation
of dragons gathers in mourning.
On Haunted Seas: The Best
Short Stories of William
Hope Hodgson. 1593600496 Cold
Spring Fantasy tpb $11.00.
Reintroducing this classic
fantasy writer to a new generation.
From the author of House on
the Borderland etc.
Dark Crusade by Walter
H. Hunt. 0765311178 Tor SF
hb $25.95. Sequel to: Dark
Wing. Military space adventure
sort of like Honor Harrington
mixed with Babylon 5.
R. Koont'z Frankenstein,
Book 2: City of Night by Dean
R. Koontz and Ed Gorman. 0553587897
Bantam Horror pb original $7.99.
Part 2 of a four part reimagining
of the classic to modern day
Edge edited by Mercedes
Lackey & Rosemary
Edghill. 1416508937 Baen Fantasy hb $26.00. Original
anthology of urban fantasy
stories from Roberta Gellis,
Dave Freer, Eric Flint, Diana
A Novel of Korre by Holly
Lisle. 0765309939 Tor SF
hb $26.95. "An
of relationships amidst a
clash of societies. This
is not your average fat fantasy
Taste of Crimson by Marjorie
M. Liu. 0505526328 Loveswept Paranormal romance pb $6.99.
Part 2 in the Crimson City
series of a future LA with
vampires, werewolves etc.
Warning: Acorna's Children by Anne McCaffrey & Elizabeth
Ann Scarborough. 006052538X
AvonEos SF hb $24.95.
First volume of a new trilogy
that follows the adventures
of a new generation.
and Memory by Fiona
McIntosh. 0060747587 AvonEos fantasy trade pb $14.95. Another
dark fantasy from Australia.
Sequel to: Myrren's Gift.
For Jake: Stories by China
DelRey Fantasy tpb $14.95.
A novella and thirteen original
and reprint short stories,
including a reprint of the
small press novella The Tain.
Visionary literary fantasy.
- M´elusine by Sarah Monette. 0441012868
Ace Fantasy hb. $23.95.
A lush debut fantasy, rife
with decadent magic, debilitating
madness and dubious deeds.
Blade by Andre Norton & Sasha
Miller. 0765307472 Tor Fantasy hb $24.95. Continues
the saga begun in To the
King a Daughter and continued
in Knight or Knave and
A Crown Disowned.
Inheritance Book 2 by Christopher Paolini. 037582670X
YA Fantasy hb $21.00.
Eregon and his dragon must
travel to Ellesmera, land of
the elves, for further training
in the skills of being a Dragon
On the Rhine by John
Ringo and Tom Kratman. 0743499182
Baen SF hb $25.00. After Gust
Front the world taps the remnants
of the Waffen SS to assist
in fighting the Posleen invasion.
- Dextra by C. J. Ryan. 0553587765
Bantam Spectra SF pb original
$6.99. In a vast galactic empire
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The Definitive Pop-Up by
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Candlewick Press art hb $26.99.
From two of the best movable
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- Everfree by Nick Sagan.
0399152768 Putnam SF hb. $24.95.
Third in this vividly imagined
world of bioengineering and
its' consequences. Well done
sequence that began with Idlewild
and then Edenborn.
In Shadow by Michelle
Sagara. 0373802366 Luna Paranormal fantasy romance tpb $13.95.
Seven years after Kaylin fled
the streets of Nightshade knowing
that something was after her,
she finds herself cast into
Michael Schiefelbein. 0312330219
St Martin's Horror hb
$23.95. Two thousand year old
gay vampire defies tradition
in order to live with his lover
Paul, in this conclusion to
the trilogy that began with
the Lambda Award nominated
- Backshot by David Sherman & Dan
Cragg. 0345460588 DelRey SF pb $6.99. The Marines
of Fourth Force Recon's
second platoon are sent
to the planet Atlas to
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to Marry A Millionaire Vampire by Kerrelyn Sparks.
$5.99. Already hiding out from
the Russian mob, the last thing
beautiful dentist Shanna Whelan
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a wealthy, handsome vampire
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of Souls by Adam
Stemple. 0765311704 Tor SF
hb $22.95. This first novel
is a contemporary urban fantasy
set at the Edinburgh Arts Festival
and faerie from the son of
Jane Yolen. Nice Charles Vess
Soul by Thomas Sullivan.
0451412028 Onyx horror pb original
$7.99. Michael should have
died in the icy waterfall where
he crashed while skiing, but
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Touches by Thomas Tessier.
0843955597 Leisure Horror
pb original $6.99. Includes
a bonus novella “Father
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published in hb by Subterranean
To the East: Settling Accounts,
Book 2 by Harry Turtledove.
0345457242 DelRey SF hb $26.95.
Continuing the story of a North
America separated into two
bitterly opposed nations on
the brink of war again.
- Afterburn by S. L. Viehl.
0451460294 Roc SF hb. $23.95.
A new military sf novel in
the aquatic Stardoc universe.
Weapon by Michael Z.
Williamson. 1416508945 Baen SF hb $25.00. Military science
fiction of a member of an elite
military unit sent to infiltrate
a militaristic Earth.
Strains by Gene
Wolfe. 0765312026 Tor SF hb
$25.95. Collection of twenty-five
science fiction stories. Companion
to last years fantasy collection
Identity by Robert Asprin & Jody
Lynn Nye. 0441013112 Ace Fantasy
pb $6.99. Reprint.
Zelazny's To Rule In Amber:
The Dawn of Amber by John Gregory Betancourt.
Vanished Priestess by
Meredith Blevins. 0765346893
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High Druid of Shannara, Book
2 by Terry Brooks. 034543577X
DelRey tpb $13.95. Reprint.
Vol 1 of the Sundering by Jacqueline Carey.
0765344297 Tor Fantasy pb $7.99.
To Be Flying by
Charles De Lint. 076530757X
Tor Fantasy tpb $14.95. Reissue.
Futurity by Philip K.
Dick. 1400030099 Vintage SF
tpb $10.95. Reissue.
the Galileo Affair by Eric
Flint & Andrew
Dennis. 0743499190 Baen Fantasy
pb $7.99. Reprint.
Runes of the Earth by
Stephen R. Donaldson. 044101304X
Ace Fantasy tpb $16.00. Reprint.
Radiant by James Alan Gardner.
0380813327 Eos SF pb $7.99.
of the Raven by Kathleen O'Neal
Gear & W.
Michael Gear. 0765347571
Tor Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Reflex by Steven Gould. 0812578546
Tor SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
of the Raven by Barbara
Hambly. 0446615366 Warner Aspect Fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Laughing Corpse: an Anita
Blake Vampire Hunter novel
by Laurel K. Hamilton. 0425204669
Ace Horror tpb $13.00. Reissue.
Web: Lightstorm by Peter
Hamilton. 0765349426 YA
SF pb $5.99. 1st US edition.
Dark Ascent by Walter
H. Hunt. 0765349825 Tor SF
pb $7.99. Reprint.
Theodore Judson. 0756402719
Daw Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Water: A Diana Tregarde Investigation by Mercedes Lackey.
0812524853 Tor Fantasy pb $6.99.
of the Night: A Diana Tregarde
Investigation by Mercedes Lackey. 0765313189
Tor Fantasy tpb $14.95. Reprint.
Planes by Ursula
K. LeGuin. 0441012248 Ace Fantasy
pb $6.99. Reprint.
Council by China Mieville.
0345458427 DelRey Fantasy tpb
$15.95. Reprint of this Hugo
Carnival: Serenity Falls
Book 3 by James A. Moore. 0515139858
Jove horror pb $6.99. Revised
Signs of Rain by Kim
Stanley Robinson. 0553585800
Bantam Spectra SF pb $7.99.
the Night by Suxan
Sizemore. 1416510834 Pocket
Horror tpb $25.00. Omnibus
of her first 3 vampire romances:
I Burn For You, I Thirst for
Rescue by S.L. Viehl.
0451460081 Roc SF pb $7.99.
First Heroes edited by Harry
Turtledove & Noreen
Doyle. 076530287X Tor Fantasy
tpb $14.95. Reprint.
Rider's Oath by
David Weber. 1416508953 Baen Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Last Guardian of Everness by John C. Wright. 0812579879
Tor Fantasy pb $6.99. Reprint.
Knight: Book One of the Wizard
Knight by Gene Wolfe.
0765347016 Tor Fantasy pb $7.99.
Firebird's Vengeance: A Novel
of Isavalta by Sarah
Zettel. 0765347237 Tor Fantasy
pb $7.99. Reprint.
- Panic by
Jeff Abbott. 0525949046
Mystery hb $23.95.
The long awaited hardcover
debut from Austin's Abbott
is an emotionally charged
thriller about one man's
determination to take back
his stolen life.
- Daughter of Ancients: Book
4 of The Bridge of D'Arnath by
Carol Berg. 0451460421 Roc Fantasy pb $7.99. Entangled in bonds
of love, family and secrecy,
Gerick unravels the mysteries
of ancient kings, ancient evil,
and the dreadful truth of his
own destiny. Final novel of this
Daughter by Judith Berman.
0441013228 Ace Fantasy tpb original
$15.00. When a 12 year old wakes
up as a human girl - instead
of a bear - one morning she
embarks on an enchanting journey
through both mortal and immortal
worlds to mend her past, face
her fears, and save all of the
realms though which she treads.
Taboo by Jaid Black.
Sensation Paranormal SF
Romance tpb original
$13.00. Three sexy, original
stories set in the past, the
present and the future, of men
who are totally off limits.
Red Hot Empress by Meredith
Blevins. 0765307812 Forge
Mystery hb $24.95. Third novel featuring
Annie Szabo introduced in her
fabulous debut The Hummingbird
the Files of the Time Rangers by Richard Bowes. 1930846355
Golden Gryphon SF hb $24.95.
Greek gods are posing as humans
and pulling the strings in this
mosaic novel about time travel,
alternate worlds and the making
of a president. Foreword by Kage
- Keepers by Gary A. Braunbeck.
0843955775 Leisure Horror pb
original $6.99. As the ordinary
life of Gil Stewart descends
into a surreal nightmare of weird
events and terrifying images,
he can only await the coming
of the Keepers to see the pattern
High Druid of Shannara Book
3 by Terry Brooks. 0345451120
DelRey Fantasy hb $26.95. The
trilogy comes to a thrilling
close as a young hero nears completion
of his trial by fire, a banished
ruler fights for her life in
the wilderness of dread and the
forces of darkness and light
suqre off in battle for the right
to absolute rule.
Gifts by Cindy Cruciger.
0765352257 Tor Paranormal fantasy romance pb original $6.99. A
debut novel of voodoo, ghosts
and steamy island romance.
Book 5 of The Wayfarer Redemption by Sara Douglass.
0312873751 Tor Fantasy hb $27.95.
The Star Gate is destroyed and
the Star Dance is dead. Icarii
enchanters, gods and humans alike
are helpless as demons lay waste
Song In the Dark by P. N.
Elrod. 0441013236 Ace
Horror hb $24.95. New novel in the Vampire
Files, an excellent blend of
classic noir and vampire mayhem.
Bowl by Matt Forbeck.
1844162001 Black Library Fantasy pb
$7.99. First in an entertaining
series set in a world where
violence is a way of live
and humans, evles, goblins
and ogres work out their
anger issues on a football
field rather than a battlefield.
Breath of Snow and Ashes by
Diana Gabaldon. 0385324162
Paranormal Fantasy Romance hb
$28.00. The eagerly anticipated
sixth novel in the Outlander
Saga. The year is 1772 on
the eve of the American Revolution.
Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman.
006051518X Morrow Fantasy hb
$26.95. Exciting, scary and deeply
funny, this is a kaleidoscope
journey deep into myth, a wild
adventure, and a fierce and unstoppable
farce, as Gaiman shows us not
only where gods come from but
also how to survive your family.
Blood: Fear the Fever edited
by Jeff Gelb & Michael Garrett.
0786016493 Pinnacle Horror pb
original $5.99. Collection of
the most devilishly decadent
horror stories from the likes
of Edward Lee, Jack Ketchum,
Grant Masterson etc.
Stone's Clasp by Christie
Golden. 0373802293 Luna Fantasy tpb
original $13.95. Second novel
of the final Dance series sees
the return of Kevla of Arukan
who seeks the missing elements
that must join to preserve her
world from destruction.
Not Taken: A Novel of the
Nightside by Simon R. Green.
0441013198 Ace Fantasy pb original
$6.99. John Taylor just discovered
his long gone mother created
the Nightside-the dark heart
of London-and intends to destroy
it. To save it, he will have
to travel back through a very
distant, and deadly, past.
Tails edited by Martin H. Greenberg & Janet
Pack. 0756402883 DAW Fantasy pb original $7.50. Fourteen
original tales put a feline
twist on popular fables.
of the Moon by Barbara
Hambly. 0446694045 Warner Aspect Fantasy tpb $13.95. Long awaited
sequel to: Sisters of the Raven.
- Charmed & Dangerous by Candace Havens. 0425206912
Berkley Paranormal fantasy romance tpb original $14.00.
Meet Bronwyn, a witch who
has no problem fighting the
bad guys, but lots of problems
finding a good one.
Road to Dune by Frank Herbert,
Brian Herbert & Kevin
J. Anderson. 0765312956
Tor SF hb $25.95. A Companion
to Dune. Includes unpublished
chapters from Dune and
Dune Messiah as well as
a 62,000 word novel by
Brian Herbert and Anderson
based on an extensive outline
left by Frank Herbert.
With correspondence between
Frank and John W. Campbell
during the developing of
the idea of Dune, this
is a treasure trove of
essays, articles and fiction
that opens a door onto
the creative process of
True by James Herbert.
0765312123 Tor Horror hb $25.95.
James true was not there when
he died. He had returned from
an out of body experience to
find he'd been murdered
and mutilated leaving nothing
for him to return to. So without
a body, no substance, no power
how can he stop the killer?
Crossing by Robin
Hobb. 0060757620 AvonEos
Fantasy hb $25.95. 1st US
ed. Book One of The Soldier
Son Trilogy. Start of a new
series by our favorite dark
Narrows by Alexander
Irvine. 0345466985 DelRey
$13.95. A phantasmagorical
vision of Detroit during
World War II, with golems,
nazis, race riots and the
Nain Rouge, a figure out
of Detroit folklore.
Winter by Anthony Izzo.
0786017325 Pinnacle Horror pb
original $6.99. Jack Harding
and his friends feel sorry for
the new kid in town. Ronnie is
a bit of a weirdo but they protect
him from the local bullies anyway.
But the closer Jack and his friends
get to Ronnie, the colder it
gets, and soon the town is plunged
into a wave of brutal snowstorms
and a series of gruesome murders.
Mother by Ellen Jackson;
Illustrations by Leo & Diane
Dillon. 0802789927 Walker
Children's Fantasy hb $16.95.
An original folktale about
the unexpected and sometimes
humorous ways that life is
interconnected. 32 pages
of fabulous art by the Dillons.
of the Road Weenies and Other
Warped and Creepy Tales by David Lubar. 0765314479 Starscape
YA horror hb $16.95. Thirty five
stories for Middle Grade kids.
Macabre, silly, offbeat or just
downright scary, these are just
right for reading aloud.
House of Cthulhu by Brian
Lumley. 0765310732 Tor Horror
hb $23.95. Reissue of this story
of Lovecraftian horror previously
published in small press. Tales
of the Primal Land Volume 1.
of Time by James Marsden.
YA sf hb $16.95.
An exciting time travel
adventure from this acclaimed
of Angels by Michael
Marshall. 0515140082 Jove Horror pb original $7.99. FBI agent
Nina Baynum faces a secret brotherhood
of serial killers born and bred
to commit the most horrific acts
known to man.
Blood by Graham Masterton.
0843954256 Leisure Horror pb
original $6.99. In this chilling
sequel to The Manitou, a vengeful
Native American spirit introduces
an army of vampires to New York
House: The First Voyage by
Dale Peck. 158234969X Bloomsbury
YA Fantasy hb
$16.95. A delightfully
imagined suspenseful fantasy
with diabolical mermaids,
whales and pirates.
on the Darkside: Voices From
the Edge of Horror edited
by John Pelan. 045146043X Roc
Horror pb original $7.99. This
fourth collection of the Darkside
series contains 15 original modern
- Thud! by Terry Pratchett. 0060815221
HarperCollins Fantasy hb $24.95.
Discworld. Commander Sam Vines
of the City Watch must solve
the murder of a dwarf before
the trolls and dwarves refight
the Battle of Koom Valley.
Canyon by Douglas
Preston. 07653110460 Forge
Mystery hb $24.95. A shoking tale of
scientific revelation and apocalyptic
Finest Choice by Jean
Rabe. 0786308215 Tor Fantasy
hb $24.95. An inspiring tale
of mystical intrigue and the
crucible of morality with highly
moral telepathic horses trying
to guide the development of humanity.
Sequel to: The Finest Creation.
of Truth: New and Uncollected
Stories by Kit Reed. 07653141420
Tor SF tpb $14.95. Seventeen
new or previously uncollected
provocative short stories from
this visionary writer.
Ass by Maggie Shayne,
MaryJanice Davidson, Angela Knight
and Jacey Ford. 0425205649 Berkley
Sensation Paranormal SF
Romance tpb original $14.00. Four sexy
tales of women who know how to
save the day - and reap the
rewards at night.
Scissors by Michael Simon.
0670034436 Viking Mystery hb
$23.95. A riveting sequel to
Dirty Sally featuring Dan Reles,
a New York-born Texas detective
on the hunt for a drug kingpin
on the noir streets of Austin.
Protector's War by S. M. Stirling. 0451460464
Roc SF hb $24.95. Ten years after
The Change rendered technology
inoperable throughout the world,
survivors built two thriving
communities in Oregon's
Willamette Valley. But others
will fight over the priceless
farmland. Sequel to: Dies the
Halcyon Blithe by James
M. Ward. 0765312530 Tor Fantasy
hb $24.95. Ed Greenwood's
blurb says “Horatio Hornblower
meets Harry Potter in a tale
of magical martial warfare on
the high seas”.
Lies: A Maisie Dobbs novel by Jacqueline Winspear.
mystery hb $23.00.
In the third novel of the award
winning series, London investigator
Maisie Dobbs faces grave danter
as she returns to the site of
her most painful WWI memories
to resolve the mystery of a pilot's
of Grace by Chelsea
Quinn Yarbro. 0765313901 Tor Horror hb $25.95. The vampire
Saint Germain threatened with
Part One of Triad by Catherine Asaro. 0765348373
Tor SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
With the Horrors: the Great
Short Fiction of Ramsey Campbell 1961-1991. 0765307685
Tor Horror tpb $15.95. Reprint.
Strange and Mr. Norrell by
Susanna Clarke. 1582346038
Bloomsbury Fantasy tpb $15.95.
Reprint of this Hugo Award™ nominated
Runes of the Earth: the Last
Chronicles of Thomas Covenant by Stephen R. Donaldson. 044101304X
Ace Fantasy tpb $16.00. Reprint.
Dance by Carole Nelson
Douglas. 0765345951 Forge Mystery pb $7.99. Reprint.
Wounded Hawk: The Crucible
Series Book 2 by Sara Douglass.
Between by Tananarive Due.
0060819847 Harper Horror pb $6.99.
Jaguar Knights by Dave Duncan.
0060555122 Eos Fantasy pb $7.99.
and Mirrors: Short Fictions
and Illusions by Neil Gaiman. 0380789027
Harper Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
Hawk Eternal by David Gemmell.
0345458397 DelRey Fantasy pb $7.50.
Moon Rising by Simon R.
Green. 0451460553 Roc tpb $15.
Reissue in tpb.
The Battle of Corrin by Brian
Herbert & Kevin
J. Anderson. 0765340798 Tor SF pb $7.99. Reprint.
Tam by Brian Jacques.
044101318X Ace YA Fantasy pb $7.99.
Set of The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan. 0765315145
Tor Fantasy tpbs $57.80. Contains
reprints of: New Spring, the
eye of the World, The Great Hunt
and The Dragon Reborn. A nice
starter set for a reader who
hasn't started the sequence.
Keogh: Necroscope and Other
Weird Heroes by Brian Lumley.
0765310600 Tor Horror tpb $14.95.
Scepters by L.E. Modesitt,
Jr. 0765349221 Tor Fantasy pb
Alosha by Christopher Pike.
YA Fantasy pb
Postal by Terry Pratchett.
0060502932 Harper Fantasy pb $7.99.
Reliquary by Douglas Preston & Lincoln
Child. 0812542835 Tor Horror
pb $7.99. Reprint.
Finest Creation by Jean
Rabe. 076534727X Tor Fantasy
pb $6.99. Reprint.
Donor by Frank M. Robinson.
Mystery pb $7.99.
Du Freak #7: Hunters of the
Dusk by Daren Shan. 0316000981
Warner YA Horror pb $5.99. Vampire.
Retribution by Aimée & David
Thurlo. 0765343681 Tor
Vampire Mystery pb $6.99. Reprint.
Peeve by Piers Anthony.
0765304082 Tor Fantasy hb $24.95.
An unstoppable invasion of robots
threatens to conquer Xanth in this
all new 29th novel in this series.
Final Key by Catherine
Asaro. 0765313537 Tor SF hb $25.95.
Second half of the story arc
known as Triad, which began in
Schism. The Skolian Empire comes
under all out assault from its
nemesis, the Euban Concord.
Children of the Company by Kage Baker. 076531455X
Tor SF hb $24.95. Take a
ride through time with the
devil in this sixth book
of the Company series. Includes
the Hugo™ nominated novella “Son
Observe the Time.”
Crossworder's Delight by Nero Blanc. 0425206564 Berkley Prime Crime hb $10.95. A treat
for crossword and chocolate lovers
alike - with crossworld puzzles
and recipes throughout.
With the Dead: A Chris Sinclair
novel by Jay Brandon.
0765308932 Forge Mystery hb $24.95.
Chris must succeed in the most
high-pressure courtroom appearance
of his career if he is to save
his daughter Clarissa, bring
justice to an old friend and
make peace with the dead.
- Flashback by Gary Braver.
$25.95. If you could relive your
childhood, would you? What if
an experimental Alzheimer's
drug left you no choice?
Story of Stone by N. M.
Browne. 1582346550 Bloomsbury
YA Fantasy hb $17.95. An adventure
of fate and choice in a mythical
Soup by Jonathan Carroll.
0765311798 Tor Fantasy hb $24.95.
Exquisite novel of sunlit surrealism.
Vincent and Isabelle, introduced
in White Apples, once again must
fight to restore the ever changing
mosaic that we think is reality.
Priest of Blood by Douglas
Clegg. 0441013279 Ace
Horror hb $19.95. First in the Vampyricon
Trilogy, a unique blend of medieval
barbarian fantasy and historical
C. Cooper's King Kong:
A Novel by Joe DeVito & Brad
Martins Griffin SF tpb
original $12.95. Authorized
by the estate of Cooper,
this novel is a full rewrite
of the original 1932 novel
of exploration and adventure.
And of course the giant ape
his own self.
- Runner by William C. Dietz.
0441013260 Ace SF hb $24.95.
In a crumbling future society,
Jak Rebo is a runner - an
interstellar courier - whose
job starts out to deliver a future
religious leader to his people,
while avoiding assassins. Well
written military sf.
the Coils of the Snake: Book
3 of The Hollow Kingdom Trilogy by Clare B. Dunkle. 0805077472
Holt YA Fantasy hb $16.95. Miranda
has waited her whole life to
come home to the kingdom, but
she never imagined she'd
feel so alone there.
Sight by Charlaine Harris.
0425205681 Berkley Prime Crime
hb $23.95. Start of a new supernatural
mystery series with a ptent mix
of paranormal, humor, romance,
ghosts and local color.
- Outsiders edited by Nancy Holder & Nancy
Horror tpb original
$14.95. Original anthology
of 22 stories by Neil Gaiman,
Joe R. Lansdale, John Shirley,
Kathe Koje, Poppy Z. Brite,
Bentley Little et al.
of Dreams by Robert
Jordan. 0312873077 Tor Fantasy
hb $29.95. Book eleven of the
Wheel of Time saga. Also available
in a $250 limited signed and
numbered edition of 150 copies.
In the Mirror: The Mysterious
Allure of Extra Dimensions by Lawrence M Krauss. 0670033952
SF Reference hb $24.95.
Examines popular culture's
embrace, and misunderstanding,
of topics such as black holes,
other dimensions, alternate realities,
string theory and controversial
new theories of a universe more
complex than we can sense.
In the Snow by Louise
Marley. 067005965X Viking
YA SF hb $16.99. Nevya is an ice
planet without technology, so
cold that to be outside after
nightfall is certain death. The
people rely on their Singers,
who are trained to channel psi
energy through music to create
heat and light.
Three Novels of Suspense by Richard Matheson. 0765311402
Horror tpb $14.95. Contains
three novels originally published
in the 1950s at the start of
Matheson's career that
have been largely unavailable
for decades: Someone is Bleeding;
Fury on Sunday; Ride the Nightmare.
Eternity Artifact by L.E.
Modesitt, Jr. 0765314649 Tor SF hb $25.95. Five thousand years
in the future, mankind has spread
across thousands of worlds, and
with more than a dozen different
governments exist in an uneasy
truce. Then a planet is discovered
that appears to have been manufactured
and abandoned long before humanity
13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear by Walter Moers, translated
from the German by John Brownjohn.
$26.95. Welcome to the fantastic
and wondrous world of Zamonia,
populated by all manner of extraordinary
characters. A Land of imaginative
lunacy and adventure, wicked
satire and epic fantasy, all
mixed together and lavishly illustrated.
Forces by Constance
Tor Paranormal fantasy romance
pb original $6.99. A shapeshifter
must make a choice between a
secret that could end his career
or the life of the woman he loves.
Necessary Beggar by Susan
Palwick. 076531097X Tor Fantasy
hb $24.95. Compelling contemporary
fantasy of a family cast out
of an idyllic world who must
learn how to live in our troubled
world of America in the 21st
Shaktra by Christopher
Pike. 0765310996 Tor
YA fantasy hb $17.95. Ali Warner is an American
teen dealing with discovering
she is a fairy queen who must
battle in other worlds to protect
her friends and Earth. Stand
alone sequel to Alosha.
- Thud! by Terry Pratchett.
0060815221 HarperCollins Fantasy
hb $24.95. Discworld. Commander
Sam Vines of the City Watch must
solve the murder of a dwarf before
the trolls and dwarves refight
and Twenty Blackbirds by Cherie Priest. 076533081 Tor Horror tpb original $13.95. Atmospheric
debut novel of Southern gothic
horror. Engrossing contemporary
tale of ghosts, death, lies and
Blood by Judith
Tarr. 0451460456 Roc Fantasy
tpb original $16.00. The fate
of Britain lies in the hands
of a princess of Scotland and
the youngest son of the Conqueror.
Both are gifted in magic, but
only the blood of a king will
cleanse the land from the evil
that infects it.
Death: A Lee Nez novel by David and Aimée
Thurlo. 0765313855 Forge Mystery hb $23.95. Is there
anything a Navajo half-vampire
cop can't handle? Unique
cultural take on the Nightwalkers.
Dreams by Vivian Vande
Velde. 0761452354 Marshall
Cavendish YA Fantasy hb $15.95. Seeing
into another person's dreams
can sometimes solve a murder,
if she can stay alive.
Gate of Gods by Martha
Wells. 0380977907 AvonEos fantasy
hb $24.99. The third book of
The Fall of Ile-Rien. Wonderful
alternate worlds series.
of War: Dread Empire's Fall
Book 3 by
Walter Jon Williams. 0380820226
AvonEos SF pb original $7.99.
Excellent space opera sequence.
of Alfred Kropp by Rick Yancy.
YA fantasy hb $16.95. Contemporary fantasy
of an unforgettable new hero
who save the world - by accident.
Train to Rigel by Timothy
Zahn. 0765307162 Tor SF hb $24.95.
Fast paced, suspenseful space
adventure by a master of military
hard science fiction.
Events by Piers Anthony.
076534310X Tor Fantasy pb $6.99.
Gravelight by Marion Zimmer
Bradley. 0765346672 Tor Fantasy
pb $6.99. Reprint.
Unreasoning Mask by Philip
West: This Girl For Hire by G.G. Fickling. 1585676845
Mystery tpb $13.95.
Reissue of the first of this
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Rose by R. Garcia y Robertson.
Timeslip Romance pb $6.99. Reprint.
Ordinary by Jim Grimsley.
0765305291 Tor SF tpb $14.95.
Harbor by S. E. Hinton.
0765344726 Tor Horror pb $6.99.
Brillion by Matthew Hughes.
0765350491 Tor Fantasy pb $6.99.
Captured by Jane Lindskold.
0765348233 Tor Fantasy pb $7.99.
The Attitude of Silence by
Jeff Mariotte. 0765344114 Tor SF pb $6.99. Reprint.
Outlaws of Sherwood by
Robin McKinley. 0441013252 Ace Fantasy tpb $13.95. Reissue.
Green Futures of Tycho by William Sleator. Tor
YA SF pb $5.99. Reprint.
Wizard by Gene Wolfe. 0765314703
Tor Fantasy tpb $14.95. Reprint.
Dragon's Son: Dragonvarld
Book 2 by Margaret Weis. 0765343916
Tor Fantasy pb $7.99. Reprint.
of the Sun by Chelsea
Quinn Yarbro. 0765311038 Tor Horror tpb $15.95. Reprint of
a Saint Germain vampire novel.
Green and the Gray by Timothy
Zahn. 0765346451 Tor SF pb $7.99.
Ladies' Oracle by Cornelius
Agrippa. 1596910496 Bloomsbury
Fantasy hb $9.95. Like its
descendants the Ouiji board
and the Magic 8 Ball™ this
alchemical classic, first
published in the 16th century,
divines answers to questions
inquisitive women through
the ages have asked about
life and love.
All Suspects by Donna
Andrews. 042520569X Berkley Prime Crime hb $23.95. New techno-cozy
featuring Turing, an almost sentient
computer, who helps a PI solve
cases. Part Nero Wolfe and part
Magical Worlds of Narnia:
A Treasury of Myths, Legends
and Fascinating Facts by David
Colbert. 0425205630 Berkley Fantasy
tpb original $14.00. First time
in print for this guide to the
origins of the classic books.
Skyborn by Paul Collins.
Starscape YA SF novel $17.95. Second in this
fun series of colony ships and
post apocalyptic Earth begun
in The Earthborn.
By Venom: Book One of the
Dragon Temple Saga by
Janine Cross. 0451460480 Roc Fantasy tpb original $14.00.
A dark, powerful debut novel
by this new Canadian writer.
and Unreturnable by
MaryJanice Davidson. 0425508168
Sensation Paranormal Horror
romance hb $21.95. Though
she's the vampire queen,
Betsy Taylor is more like a princess
in this wickedly humorous novel
of a high maintenance monarch
coming to grips with her new
of Ice: Book 3 of The Malazan
Book of the Fallen by Steven Erikson. 0765314320
or 0765310031 Tor Fantasy hb
or tpb $27.95 or $14.95. First
US and first hardback edition
of this epic fantasy. The best
epic fantasy series going.
Red Judge by Pauline
Fisk. 1582349528 Bloomsbury
YA fantasy hb $16.95. Poignant story of
an unloved boy becomes an unforgettable
take, interweaving Welch myth,
magic and beauty.
Eye by James
A. Hetley. 0441013287 Ace Fantasy
tpb original $14.00. Contemporary
fantasy loosely related to his
earlier books, The Summer Country
and The Winter Oak.
Spell by Emma Holly, Lora
Leigh, Shiloh Walker & Meljean
Brook. 0425206157 Berkley
Sensation Paranormal romance tpb original $14.00. Four
steamy novellas venture into
a world where the dark passions
and voracious appetites of
vampires, werewolves, demons,
and a few undaunted mortals
Champion by E. E. Knight.
0451460472 Roc Fantasy tpb original
$14.00. Book one of The Age of
Fire from the author of the acclaimed
Vampire Earth series.
Heads by David Marusek.
0765312670 Tor SF hb $24.95.
Extraordinary debut novel from
this acclaimed short fiction
author. The year is 2134 and
the Information Age has matured
into the Boutique Economy, in
which mass production and mass
consumption are rendered obsolete.
- Seeker by Jack McDevitt. 0441013295
Ace SF hb $24.95. With last year's
Polaris McDevitt reacquainted
us with Alex Benedict, originally
introduced in A Talent For War.
Now Alex has to solve a riddle
of a lost colony that leads to
the very edge of known space.
- Triad by Terry McGarry. 0765304295
Tor Fantasy $27.95. The magic
steeped realm of Eiden Myr has
come under attack from the outerlands
and the warding shield will fall.
The sweeping conclusion to Illumination
and The Binder's Road.
the Dragon by Patricia
A. McKillip. 0441013600 Ace Fantasy hb $23.95. Collection
of 25 years of short fiction
from the World Fantasy Award™ winning
author. Another fabulous
Kinuko Craft cover.
the World by Ken
MacLeod. 0765313316 Tor SF hb
$24.95. First US edition. A dramatic
novel of humanity's far
future coming of age.
My Cow? by Terry
Pratchett. 038560937X Doubleday
Fantasy hb $16.95. At six o'clock
every day, without fail, with
no excuses, Commander Vimes must
go home to read Where's
My Cow?, with all the right farmyard
noises, to his little boy. There
are some things you just have
to do. Children's illustrated
picture book, companion to Thud!
Degrees Below by Kim
Stanley Robinson. 0553803123
Bantam Spectra SF hb $25.00.
The second of three linked novels
set in the strife-torn world
of big science, big business
and corrupt politics. Follows:
Forty Signs of Rain.
Roddenberry's Andromeda™ Book
6: Paradise Drift by Sherwood
Smith. 0765304880 Tor SF
hb $24.95. An original
adventure based upon the
exciting TV series.
of the Beginning by Harry
Turtledove. 0451216687 NAL
SF hb $25.95. In this alternate
history of World War II, the
Japanese follow up the Pearl
Harbor attack with the successful
occupation of Hawaii.
of Dragons by Margaret
Weis. 0765304708 Tor Fantasy
hb $24.95. Volume three of her
Dragonvald Trilogy. Two renegade
dragons have hatched a plan to
enslave all mankind.
to Survive A Robot Uprising:
Tips on Defending Yourself
Against the Coming Rebellion by Daniel H. Wilson. 1582345925
SF humor hb $14.95.
How do you spot a robot mimicking
a human? How do you recognize
and deactivate a rebel servant
robot? How do you escape
a murderous ‘smart'
house? In this dryly hilarious
survival guide worried
humans can learn the keys
to quashing a robot mutiny.
A Repairman Jack Novel by F. Paul Wilson. 0765312751
horror hb $25.95. The ninth
Repairman Jack novel brims with
murder, international terrorism,
sibling rivalry and a truly infernal
of Chaos by John C.
Wright. 0765311313 Tor Fantasy
hb $24.95. Five orphans, raised
in a strict British boarding
school, discover they are not
ordinary human beings. The students
do not age, while the world outside
Gravity Fails by George
Alec Effinger. 0765313588 Tor
Orb SF tpb $13.95. Reprint of
Bones: An Anita Blake Vampire
Hunter novel by Laurell
K. Hamilton. 0425205673 Berkley Horror hb $22.95. Reissue in
Frameship by Robert Sawyer.
0765313162 Tor SF tpb $14.95,
of Darkness by David
B. Coe. 0312878109 Tor Fantasy
hb $25.95. Book 4 of Winds of the
Is For Silence by Sue Grafton.
0399152970 Putnam Mystery hb
$26.95. Kinsey Milhone investigates
the 34 year old disappearance
of a single mother on behalf
of the daughter and, as always,
discovers suspense and misadventure.
Cadet by Robert E. Heinlein.
0765314509 Tor SF hb $23.95.
Reissue of this seminal novel
of a young man's education
as a member of the Solar patrol.
Checkmate by Katherine
Kurtz. 0441013414 Ace Fantasy
hb $24.95. First time in hardback.
Revised and expanded edition
of her second novel.
May Tarnish by Andre
Norton and Lyn McConchie. 0765306379
Tor Fantasy hb $24.95. An exciting,
magical new novel of Witch World.
Sadly with Norton's recent
death this could be her last
novel. Sequel to: The Duke's
From Akira to Howl's Moving
Castle: Experiencing Contemporary
Japanese Animation by Susan J.
Napier. 1403970521 Palgrave Reference
tpb $17.95. A new edition of
a groundbreaking classic portraying
the important social and cultural
themes of the art form.
- Havoc by R. J. Pineiro. 0765308339
thriller hb $27.95. A cautionary
tale about the dangers of nanoweapons
from this Austin engineer.
Pohl: The Collected Best
Stories by Frederik Pohl.
0312875274 Tor SF hb $27.95.
This definitive collection, selecting
his finest work, is a treasury
of brilliantly entertaining science
fiction. Includes classics like:
The Gold at the Starbow's
End, Shaffery Among the Immortals,
Servant of the People, The Meeting
(With C.M. Kornbluth), Fermi
and Frost and many, many others.
Rosetta Codex by Richard
Paul Russo. 0441013309 Ace SF
tpb original $14.95. A young
man whose family was killed when
their starship was destroyed,
survives slavery on a remote
planet while discovering the
key to communication with the
Bothered and Bewildered by Maggie Shayne. 0425205762
Berkley Sensation Paranormal fantasy romance tpb original
$13.00. Collection of 3 entertaining
tales of paranormal romance.
Frontier by Allen Steele.
SF hb $24.95.
The revolution that won
Coyote's independence from
Earth is 20 years past,
but can the human race
settle a new world without
bringing the problems of
the world it left behind.
But Trouble by Michael
McGarrity. 052594916X Dutton Mystery
hb $24.95. Santa Fe Police Chief
Kevin Kerney is back in the tenth
amd most textured novel in this
acclaimed mystery series.
of Blood: Book 2 of The
Adventures of Captain Alatriste by Arturo Pérez-Reverte.
0399153209 Putnam Mystery
hb $23.95. Continues the
heroic feats of a principled
seventeenth century swordsman
who continues to survive
religious and political conspiracies
during the Inquisition.