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Isbell, Tom  
The Prey
Ages 13 and up. One enormous EMP, and everything was fried to a crisp. Sometime later, the Republic of the True America established camps for boys with birth defects. They are eager to graduate at sixteen, until they learn they are being raised to be hunted for sport. Can they escape and make it to the fabled New Territory?  
Novel, 404 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper Teen - 2016 - ISBN: 0062216023 / 9780062216021  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033607 $9.99
Ishiguro, Kazuo  
The Buried Giant
The Romans have long since departed, and Britain is declining into ruin. But at least the wars have ceased, and at last a pair of elderly Britons can set out to find the son they have not seen for years. They will face many hazards - some strange and otherworldly.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature
♦  Finalist for the 2016 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 317 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Vintage - 2016 - ISBN: 0307455793 / 9780307455796  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033773 $16.00
Kadrey, Richard  
Sandman Slim #1: Sandman Slim
A young magician, demon-snatched and sent to hell to be a gladiator, escapes after eleven years and returns to Los Angeles to seek vengeance on the circle of magicians that stole his life.

Recommended by Don  
Novel, 388 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2009)  
Harper Voyager - 2012 - ISBN: 0061714356 / 9780061714351  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034017 $15.99
Kemp, Paul S.  
Star Wars: Lords of the Sith
When Emperor Palpatine and his apprentice Darth Vader venture out to negotiate a new political treaty, their journey lands them in the middle of insurgent action on an inhospitable planet. They must rely solely upon each other, the Force, and their martial skills to prevail.  
Novel, 340 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Del Rey / LucasBooks - 2016 - ISBN: 034551145X / 9780345511454  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033791 $9.99
King, Stephen  
11/22/63
On November 22, 1963, three shots rang out in Dallas, President Kennedy died, and the world changed. What if you could change it back? Al reveals that the storeroom of his diner is a portal to 1958, and enlists his friend Jack on a mission to try to prevent the Kennedy assassination.  
Novel, 1089 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2011 HC  
Pocket - 2016 - ISBN: 1501120603 / 9781501120602  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033878 $9.99
Kontis, Alethea  
Woodcutter Sisters #3: Dearest
Ages 12 and up. When Friday Woodcutter, a kind and loving seamstress, stumbles upon seven sleeping brothers in her sister Sunday's palace, she takes one look at Tristan and knows he's her future. But the brothers are cursed to be swans by day. Can Friday's unique magic somehow break the spell?  
Novel, 282 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2016 - ISBN: 0544541197 / 9780544541191  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033938 $8.99
Leicht, Martin / Neal, Isla  
Ever-Expanding Universe #1: Mothership
Ages 14 and up. 2074: While attending a school for pregnant teens aboard an Earth-orbiting spaceship, sixteen-year-old Elvie finds herself in the middle of an alien race war - and makes a startling discovery about her pregnancy.  
Novel, 308 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Saga - 2016 - ISBN: 1481442864 / 9781481442862  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033877 $7.99
Liu, Cixin  
Remembrance of Earth's Past #1: The Three-Body Problem
China, during the Cultural Revolution: A secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and makes plans to invade Earth. On Earth, different camps start forming, planning either to welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2015 Hugo Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2014 Nebula Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Prometheus Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the John W. Campbell Memorial Award
 
Novel, 390 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765382032 / 9780765382030  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033655 $16.99
Mamatas, Nick  
The Last Weekend
There aren't many sane humans left in San Francisco, but Billy has found his vocation trepanning reanimated corpses, peddling his only published sf story, and drinking. Then he discovers both his girlfriends are homicidal revolutionaries and collides with a gang of Berkeley scientists gone berserker. And when the Big One shakes the city to its core, the crumbled remains of City Hall can no longer hide the awful secret lurking deep in the basement. Can Billy unearth the truth behind the demise of the US and the city's survival? And will he destroy what's left of it in the process?  
Novel, 244 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Night Shade - 2016 - ISBN: 1597808423 / 9781597808422  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033906 $15.99
McClellan, Brian  
Powder Mage #3: The Autumn Republic
The capital city of Adro lies in the hands of a foreign invader. Field Marshal Tamas' son is missing, his allies are indistinguishable from his foes, and reinforcements are several weeks away. With the Kez bearing down upon them, the Adran army has turned against itself. Inspector Adamat is drawn into the very heart of this new mutiny with promises of finding his kidnapped son. And Taniel Two-shot, hunted by men he once thought his friends, must safeguard the only chance Adro has of getting through this war without being destroyed.

Recommended by Don  
Novel, 577 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Orbit - 2016 - ISBN: 0316219118 / 9780316219112  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032458 $15.99
McLean, Peter  
Burned Man #1: Drake
Forced to carry out one more hit to clear his gambling debt to a demon, Don Drake unwittingly kills an innocent child and brings the Furies down upon himself. Rescued by Trixie, an almost-fallen angel, Don must foil Lucifer's plan to complete Trixie's fall, and keep an imprisoned archdemon from breaking free and wreaking havoc.  
Novel, 314 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Angry Robot - 2016 - ISBN: 0857665111 / 9780857665119  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033783 $7.99
Modesitt Jr., L.E.  
Flash
24th century: Jonat deVrai quit the Marines to become the world's leading expert on 'prod', the only advertising viewers will allow through the filters they use. When he's hired to study its effects on political campaigns, what looked like a safe, lucrative contract turns out to be very dangerous. With his life on the line, he must sort flash from fact before it's too late.  
Novel, 518 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2004)  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765385864 / 9780765385864  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033723 $8.99
Okorafor, Nnedi  
Lagoon
When word gets out that aliens have landed in the waters outside the world's fifth-largest city, chaos ensues. As political superpowers consider nuking the intruders, all that stands between seventeen million anarchic residents and death are an alien ambassador, a biologist, a rapper, a soldier, and a myth.

Awards:
♦  2014 Tiptree Award Honor List
 
Novel, 298 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Saga - 2016 - ISBN: 1481440888 / 9781481440882  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033871 $14.99
Older, Daniel José  
Bone Street Rumba #2: Midnight Taxi Tango
When Kia first met Carlos Delacruz, he was the weird guy who hung out where she worked. But the closer they've gotten, the more she sees the world from his viewpoint. In fact, she's started seeing ghosts. And whatever is bringing out the dead is just getting started.  
Novel, 319 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2016 - ISBN: 042527599X / 9780425275993  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033332 $7.99
Pearlman, Robb  
I Left You a Present
Full color. Humorous captioned dog photos.  
Humor, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Cider Mill - 2016 - ISBN: 1604336080 / 9781604336085  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034025 $9.95
Pratchett, Terry / Baxter, Stephen  
Long Earth #4: The Long Utopia
After an alien planet somehow becomes 'entangled' with one of the Long Earth worlds, Lobsang and Joshua discover that its voracious denizens intend to capture, conquer, and colonize the Long Earth.  
Novel, 431 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062297341 / 9780062297341  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033534 $9.99
Roth, Veronica  
Divergent #3: Allegiant
Ages 14 and up. With the faction-based society she once believed in fractured by violence, when Tris is offered a chance to explore the world beyond the fence, she is ready, and hopeful that she and Tobias will find a simple new life together. But the new reality is even more alarming.  
Novel, 526 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062024078 / 9780062024077  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033606 $12.99
Rowling, J.K. (writing as Galbraith, Robert)  
Cormoran Strike #2: The Silkworm
After a novelist completes a manuscript that would ruin lives, then disappears, PI Cormoran Strike is hired to investigate.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Shamus Award for Best P.I. Novel
♦  Shortlisted for the 2015 UK Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger (Best Novel)
 
Novel, 652 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2016 - ISBN: 0316351989 / 9780316351980  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033755 $9.99
Sanderson, Brandon  
Reckoners #2: Firefight
Ages 12 and up. Eliminating Steelheart has made David realize he has questions. There's no one in Newcago to answer them, but David is sure Babylon Restored will lead him to what he needs to find. And while entering another city oppressed by a High Epic despot is a gamble, David is willing to risk it.  
Novel, 416 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Ember - 2016 - ISBN: 0385743599 / 9780385743594  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033793 $10.99
Schwab, V.E.  
Shades of Magic #1: A Darker Shade of Magic
Kell is a magician with a rare ability to travel between parallel universes. Officially, he carries monthly correspondence between the royals of Grey London, Red London, and White London. Unofficially, he's a smuggler. When he runs afoul of cut-purse Delilah Bard, she robs him, then saves him from an enemy, then forces him to spirit her to another world for a proper adventure - but perilous magic is afoot.  
Novel, 398 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765376466 / 9780765376466  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033658 $15.99
Shearin, Lisa  
SPI Files #3: The Brimstone Deception
Brimstone is the drug du jour - and since it can only be produced with magic and fresh molten brimstone from Hell, that means a rift to the underworld is open somewhere in the city. And when the drug cartel inevitably loses control of the rift? Well, it's going to be hell on Earth.  
Novel, 293 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Ace - 2016 - ISBN: 0425266931 / 9780425266939  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033340 $7.99
Shusterman, Neal / Elfman, Eric  
Accelerati #2: Edison's Alley
Ages 10 and up. Even though the missing pieces of Tesla's Far Range Energy Emitter seem to be leading Nick to their current owners, he is encountering plenty of obstacles - and the rogue physicists are still determined to get their hands on the objects.  
Novel, 250 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Disney Hyperion - 2016 - ISBN: 1423155173 / 9781423155171  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032514 $7.99
Siddell, Thomas  
Gunnerkrigg Court #2: Research
Ages 11 and up. Full color. In their second year at Gunnerkrigg Court, Antimony and Kat find a secret tomb of ancient robots beneath Kat's workshop. Is there a link between the robots and the ghost that attacked Annie the year before? As a new Medium in Training, Annie is able to visit the powerful trickster god Coyote, and learns more than she imagined possible.  
Graphic Novel, 272 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2009 HC  
Archaia - 2015 - ISBN: 1608867625 / 9781608867622  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032220 $16.99
Smith, Clark Ashton  
Collected Fantasies #2: The Door To Saturn
Second of five volumes collecting all of his tales of fantasy, horror, and sf in chronological order.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Tim Powers
  • A Note on the Texts
  • The Door to Saturn
  • The Red World of Polaris
  • Told in the Desert
  • The Willow Landscape
  • A Rendezvous in Averoigne
  • The Gorgon
  • An Offering to the Moon
  • The Kiss of Zoraida
  • The Face by the River
  • The Ghoul
  • The Kingdom of the Worm
  • An Adventure in Futurity
  • The Justice of the Elephant
  • The Return of the Sorcerer
  • The City of the Singing Flame
  • A Good Embalmer
  • The Testament of Athammaus
  • A Captivity in Serpens
  • The Letter from Mohaun Los
  • The Hunters from Beyond
    Appendixes
  • Story Notes
  • Alternate Ending to 'The Return of the Sorcerer'
  • Bibliography
 
Collection, 298 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2007 HC  
Night Shade - 2016 - ISBN: 1597808377 / 9781597808378  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033910 $17.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #11: The Frozen Menace
Ages 8 and up. Danny's fire has gone out! With his trusty pals Wendell and Christiana, he heads to the farthest north to find the magical ingredient to reignite it. On the way, they face a perilously windy bridge, killer ice worms, and a baby phoenix who imprints on Wendell.  
Novel, 201 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Dial - 2016 - ISBN: 0803739869 / 9780803739864  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New033948 $12.99


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