WWII veteran Edward Bond's recuperation from a fighter plane crash takes a distinct turn for the weird when he encounters a giant wolf, a red witch, and a portal to a world of magic and swordplay at once terribly new and hauntingly familiar. In the Dark World, Bond opposes the machinations of the dread lord Ganelon and his terrible retinue of werewolves, wizards, and witches, and discovers that a part of him feels more at home here than he ever has on Earth.
Novel, 139 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1946)
Signed by the author on the title page. When Gemma says she'd like to kill her sleazy boss, two young couples joke about forming a club to execute perfect murders. Then the corpses begin to appear; Inspector Hen Mallin investigates.
Novel, 325 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2008 HC
Signed by the author on the title page. Scotland Yard's Sergeant Cribb and Constable Thackeray investigate when a series of spiteful practical jokes played on Victorian London music hall performers escalates to murder.
Novel, 233 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1972)
The murder of a controversial county commissioner pulls Judge Deborah Knott and her husband into the shadows of the past, where even the most prominent townsfolk - including Deborah - have something to hide.
Novel, 294 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2008 HC
Grand Central - 2009 - ISBN: 044661808X / 9780446618083
Book Condition: New.
Gil Cunningham #05: The Rough Collier
Scotland, 1493: Gil Cunningham escaped a life in the church to become the Archbishop's Questioner. Accused of causing a man's death by witchcraft, he must solve the crime to save himself.
Novel, 329 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2008 HC
Old and new enemies combine forces to thwart Gerald when he's assigned to hunt down a deadly saboteur.
Novel, 543 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st US Edition
Orbit - 2009 - ISBN: 0316035440 / 9780316035446
Book Condition: New.
Kane of Old Mars #1: City of the Beast, or, Warriors of Mars
Michael Kane is a brilliant American physicist whose strange experiments in matter transmission catapult him across space and time to the Red Planet, a place of romantic civilizations, fabulous many-spired cities and the gorgeous princess Shizala. To win her hand and bring peace to Mars, Kane must defeat the terrible Blue Giants of the Argzoon.
Novel, 154 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1965)
Kane of Old Mars #2: Lord of the Spiders, or, Blades of Mars
Pulled back to Earth on the eve of his marriage to Princess Shizala, Kane once again journeys to the Red Planet. He finds himself on a different Mars, a place of blue giants and red revolution that ultimately leads to a ruined obsidian city inhabited by savage spider-men.
Novel, 147 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1965)
Marshal Guarnaccia #09: The Marshal at the Villa Torrini
A well-known writer is found dead in the Villa Torrini near Florence without a mark of violence on her. Marshal Guarnaccia of the carabinieri must solve the mystery while struggling with a new legal system and a strict diet.
Novel, 192 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1993)
A secret marriage, a murdered bride, an aging beauty, and a father driven mad with guilt and grief? The newly-promoted Suleyman tackles the case, with Ikmen (on sick leave) weighing in from the sidelines.
Janek Mitter woke one morning with a brutal hangover and his wife dead in the bathtub. With only the flimsiest defense, he is found guilty and imprisoned in a mental institution. When Mitter is murdered in his bed, Van Veeteren launches an investigation into the two murders.
Novel, 277 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2008 HC
Covert agent Sigmund Ausfaller is Earth's secret weapon, humanity's best defense against all conspiracies. But even Sigmund has never imagined how far his investigations will take him - or that his destiny is entwined with the fates of worlds.
Novel, 436 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2008 HC
Tor - 2009 - ISBN: 0765357844 / 9780765357847
Book Condition: New.
Vel #1: Centuries Ago and Very Fast
Linked tales from the life of Vel, a gay immortal born in the Paleolithic who jumps time at will, and has had more lovers than he can remember. We encounter him hunting mammoths, playing with reindeer tripping on hallucinogenic mushrooms, negotiating each successive wave of invaders to keep his family and its land intact, living as the minor god of a spring, witnessing the hanging of 'mollies' in 17th-century London as well as the Stonewall riots in 20th-century New York City.
The Sister Who Started It All
The Sister of Us All - Vel's Tale
Queen of the Vid
Blonde and Ivory
Very Minor God in Real Flesh
Blue as Neon but More Stiff
Acid and Stoned Reindeer
The Neolithic Shows Up with Sheep and Goats and Little People
Fourteen Thousand and Some Yules
'Quarreling, We Walked to the Baltic'
Flirting with Death and Old Men
At a Time of Some Difference
Centuries Ago and Very Fast as Rationalism Dawned with Some Religious Madness
Awards: ♦ Finalist for the 22nd Annual Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Science Fiction / Fantasy / Horror
Aboard a British convict ship bound for the New World, Duncan McCallum witnesses a series of murders and apparent suicides among his fellow Scottish prisoners. A strange trail of clues leads Duncan into the New World and eventually thrusts him into the bloody maw of the French and Indian War.
Novel, 460 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2008 HC