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Fry, Stephen  
More Fool Me
The third memoir by the noted British actor, producer, director, and writer.  
Nonfiction, 378 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Overlook - 2016 - ISBN: 1468313045 / 9781468313048  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034126 $17.95
Gaiman, Neil (writer) / Rex, Adam (artist)  
Chu #3: Chu's Day at the Beach board book
Ages 4 and up. Full color. Chu is excited: his family is going to the beach! He will get to play in the sand and wade in the water. But what will happen if he sneezes at the beach?  
Novel, Hardcover, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062381245 / 9780062381248  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New034411 $7.99
Gaiman, Neil (writer) / Zulli, Michael (artist)  
The Facts in the Case of the Departure of Miss Finch
Full color. Join a group of friends, with the exacting Miss Finch in tow, as they journey beneath the streets of London for a subterranean spectacle known as The Theatre of Night's Dreaming.  
Graphic Novel, Hardcover, Reprint (originally published in 2008)  
Dark Horse - 2016 - ISBN: 1616559497 / 9781616559496  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New034484 $13.99
Gaiman, Neil (story) / Reaves, Michael (story & writer) / Reaves, Mallory (writer)  
InterWorld #3: Eternity's Wheel
Ages 13 and up. Joey Harker never wanted to be a leader, but he's the one everyone is looking to as the FrostNight looms. Can he find a way to save InterWorld, the Multiverse, and everything in between?  
Novel, 276 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062068008 / 9780062068002  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034418 $9.99
Gerrold, David (editor) / Sawyer, Robert J. (editor)  
Star Trek: Boarding the Enterprise
Essays on the series by writers and academics, including behind the scenes anecdotes, discussions of the show's appeal and influence, and more.
    Contents
  • Welcome Aboard the Enterprise (introduction) == Robert J. Sawyer
  • Stil Trekkin' After All These Years (foreword) == David Gerrold
  • Star Trek in the Real World == Norman Spinrad
  • I Remember Star Trek . . . == D.C. Fontana
  • All Our Tomorrows == Allen Steele
  • The Prime Question == Eric Greene
  • We Find the One Quite Adequate == Michael A. Burstein
  • Who Am I? == Lyle Zynda
  • What Have You Done with Spock's Brain? == Don DeBrandt
  • Lost Secrets of Pre-War Human Technology == Lawrence Watt-Evans
  • Exaggerate with Extreme Prejudice == Robert A. Metzger
  • To Boldly Teach What No One Has Taught Before == David DeGraff
  • Who Killed the Space Race? == Adam Roberts
  • Alexander for the Modern Age == Melissa Dickinson
  • How Star Trek Liberated Television == Paul Levinson
  • Being Better == Howard Weinstein
  • Appendix: Episode Reference
 
Nonfiction, 208 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2006)  
Smart Pop - 2016 - ISBN: 1942952155 / 9781942952152  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035004 $14.95
Gilman, Carolyn Ives  
Dark Orbit
Scientists are investigating a strange new habitable planet when a crew member is murdered and team member Thora disappears. The planet, thought to be uninhabited, is in fact home to a sightless sentient species, whose members navigate their world with a bizarre vocabulary and extrasensory perceptions. Lost in the planet's crevasses among these people, Thora must learn to comprehend the natives in order to find the crew and warn them of impending danger. But her most difficult task may lie in persuading them that some powers lie beyond the boundaries of science.  
Novel, 303 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765336308 / 9780765336309  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034623 $15.99
Golden, Christie  
Warcraft: Durotan
Prequel to the movie.  
Novel, 312 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2016 - ISBN: 1783299606 / 9781783299607  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034523 $7.99
Greenfeld, Karl Taro  
The Subprimes
In a future US, a bad credit rating will make you an unemployable Subprime, forced to keep moving to avoid arrest. When a small settlement of Subprimes building an agrarian utopia on a foreclosed exurb is threatened by shale oil extraction, a hero emerges - a woman suspiciously lacking a credit score.  
Novel, 301 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper Perennial - 2016 - ISBN: 0062132431 / 9780062132437  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034363 $15.99
Greenwood, Ed  
Forgotten Realms: Spellstorm
Rumors race around Cormyr that the Lost Spell, a powerful enchantment designed centuries ago, has been found by a magicless merchant, who plans to auction it. Archwizards of every stripe descend upon the merchant, only to be trapped with him inside his manor by a vicious spellstorm, their magic useless because of the interference from the storm. The infamous Elminster of Shadowdale claims he's just there to decide who gets the Lost Spell, but clearly he has an agenda of his own. But before Elminster can put whatever plan he has in motion, archwizards start dying.  
Novel, 321 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Wizards of the Coast - 2016 - ISBN: 0786965762 / 9780786965762  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034522 $7.99
Grey, Melissa  
Feathers & Flame #1: The Girl at Midnight
Ages 14 and up. Beneath the streets of New York live the Avicen, an ancient race whose magic keeps them hidden from all but one human: Echo, a runaway. When a centuries-old war threatens the Avicen, Echo sets out to end the conflict once and for all by finding the mythical firebird.  
Novel, 357 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Ember - 2016 - ISBN: 0385744668 / 9780385744669  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035301 $9.99
Guran, Paula (editor)  
The Mammoth Book of Cthulhu
Twenty-five tales of Lovecraftian horror (twenty-two originals, three reprints)
    Contents
  • Who, What, When, Where, Why . . . (introduction) == Paula Guran
  • In Syllables of Elder Seas == Lisa L. Hannett
  • The Peddler's Tale, or, Isobel's Revenge == Caitlín R. Kiernan
  • It's All the Same Road in the End == Brian Hodge
  • Caro in Carno == Helen Marshall
  • The Cthulhu Navy Wife == Sandra McDonald
  • Those Who Watch == Ruthanna Emrys
  • A Clutch == Laird Barron
  • Just Beyond the Trailer Park == John Shirley
  • The Sea Inside == Amanda Downum
  • Outside the House, Watching for the Crows == John Langan
  • Alexandra Lost == Simon Strantzas
  • Falcon-and-Sparrows == Yoon Ha Lee
  • A Shadow of Thine Own Design == W.H. Pugmire
  • Backbite == Norman Partridge
  • In the Ruins of Mohenjo-Daro == Usman T. Malik
  • Legacy of Salt == Silvia Moreno-Garcia
  • I Do Not Count the Hours == Michael Wehunt
  • I Dress My Lover in Yellow == A.C. Wise
  • Deep Eden == Richard Gavin
  • The Future Eats Everything == Don Webb
  • I Believe That We Will Win == Nadia Bulkin
  • In the Sacred Cave == Lois H. Gresh
  • Umbilicus == Damien Angelica Walters
  • Variations on Lovecraftian Themes == Veronica Schanoes
  • Acknowledgements
 
Anthology, 476 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Running Press - 2016 - ISBN: 0762456205 / 9780762456208  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035016 $14.95
Hamilton, Kersten  
Gadgets & Gears #2: The Ire of Iron Claw
Ages 9 and up. Someone is smuggling secrets out of the Kennewicketts' lab and sabotaging their experiments. The scientific geniuses, with their robotic staff and Nikola Tesla, take to the skies in their dirigible in pursuit of the villains.  
Novel, 183 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2016 - ISBN: 0544668545 / 9780544668546  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034868 $6.99
Hegarty, Shane  
Darkmouth #1: The Legends Begin
Ages 8 and up. Darkmouth is a lovely little town - when the monsters aren't rampaging. Now the magical Legends are planning a major attack. Finn's family has protected the town from them for generations, and now it's Finn's turn. Too bad he's the worst Legend Hunter in history.  
Novel, 403 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062311301 / 9780062311306  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034414 $7.99
Hendee, Barb  
Mist-Torn Witches #4: To Kill a Kettle Witch
When a curse destroys Prince Malcolm's harvest, he blames the nomads who summer in the meadow below his castle. Can Celine and Amelie use their magical gifts to save their mother's people and restore life to the ravaged land?  
Novel, 328 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2016 - ISBN: 0451471342 / 9780451471345  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New033368 $7.99
Hernandez, Carlos  
The Assimilated Cuban's Guide to Quantum Santeria
Assimilation is founded on surrender and being broken; these quirky sf stories feature assimilated people who are actively trying to reclaim their lives.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Jeffrey Ford
  • The Aphotic Ghost
  • Homeostasis
  • Entanglements
  • The International Studbook of the Giant Panda
  • The Macrobe Conservation Project
  • Los Simpáticos
  • More than Pigs and Rosaries Can Give
  • Bone of My Bone
  • The Magical Properties of Unicorn Ivory
  • American Moat
  • Fantaisie Impromptu No. 4 in C#minor, Op. 66
  • The Assimilated Cuban's Guide to Quantum Santeria
  • Acknowledgements
 
Collection, 267 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Rosarium - 2016 - ISBN: 1495607399 / 9781495607394  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New032907 $17.95
Hite, Kenneth / Bauman, Kennon  
The Cthulhu Wars: The United States' Battles Against the Mythos
The bone-chilling full story of the secret war, from the Patriots' raid on necromancer Joseph Curwen to the Special Forces' assault on Leng in 2007.  
Novel, 80 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Osprey - 2016 - ISBN: 1472807871 / 9781472807878  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031738 $18.95
Holyoke, Polly  
Neptune #2: The Neptune Challenge
Ages 10 and up. To rescue two of their friends, Nere, her loyal dolphins, and the other Neptune kids must infiltrate a kidnapper's undersea base. When Nere discovers that the secret to saving the world's oceans is hidden there, she and her friends will risk everything to find it.  
Novel, 340 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Disney Hyperion - 2016 - ISBN: 1484715713 / 9781484715710  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034113 $7.99
Howard, Martin  
Shaun the Sheep: Tales from Mossy Bottom Farm: Pranks a Lot!
Ages 5 and up. A series of pranks pits Shaun and Bitzer the sheepdog against each other. Who will get the last laugh in this contest of retaliation?  
Novel, 102 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Candlewick - 2016 - ISBN: 0763687421 / 9780763687427  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034614 $4.99
Hurley, Kameron  
The Geek Feminist Revolution
Essays on geek culture, feminism, and writing from one of the most unapologetically outspoken writers in the field. Includes 'We Have Always Fought', which won the 2013 Hugo for Best Related Work.
    Contents
  • Welcome to the Revolution (introduction)
    Part I: Level Up
  • Persistence, and the Long Con of Being a Successful Writer
  • I'll Make the Pancakes: On Opting In - and Out - of the Writing Game
  • What Marketing and Advertising Taught Me About the Value of Failure
  • Taking Responsibility for Writing Problematic Stories
  • Unpacking the 'Real Writers Have Talent' Myth
    Part II: Geek
  • Some Men Are More Monstrous Than Others: On True Detective's Men and Monsters
  • Die Hard, Hetaerae, and Problematic Pin-Ups: A Rant
  • Wives, Warlords, and Refugees: The People Economy of Mad Max
  • Tea, Bodies, and Business: Remaking the Hero Archetype
  • A Complexity of Desires: Expectations of Sex and Sexuality in Science Fiction
  • What's So Scary About Strong Female Protagonists, Anyway?
  • In Defense of Unlikable Women
  • Women and Gentlemen: On Unmasking the Sobering Reality of Hyper-Masculine Characters
  • Gender, Family, Nookie: The Speculative Frontier
  • The Increasingly Poor Economics of Penning Problematic Stories
  • Making People Care: Storytelling in Fiction vs. Marketing
  • Our Dystopia: Imagining More Hopeful Futures
  • Where Have All the Women Gone? Reclaiming the Future of Fiction
    Part III: Let's Get Personal
  • Finding Hope in Tragedy: Why I Read Dark Fiction
  • Public Speaking While Fat
  • They'll Come for You . . . Whether You Speak Up or Not
  • The Horror Novel You'll Never Have to Live: Surviving Without Health Insurance
  • Becoming What You Hate
  • Let It Go: On Responding (or Not) to Online Criticism
  • When the Rebel Becomes Queen: Changing Broken Systems from the Inside
  • Terrorist or Revolutionary? Deciding Who Gets to Write History
  • Giving Up the Sky
    Part IV: Revolution
  • What We Didn't See: Power, Protest, Story
  • What Living in South Africa Taught Me About Being White in America
  • It's About Ethics in Dating
  • Hijacking the Hugo Awards
  • Dear SFWA Writers: Let's Chat About Censorship and Bullying
  • With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility: On Empathy and the Power of Privilege
  • Rage Doesn't Exist in a Vacuum
  • Why I'm Not Afraid of the Internet
  • We Have Always Fought: Challenging the 'Women, Cattle, and Slaves' Narrative
  • Epilogue: What Are We Fighting For?
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Author


Awards:
♦  Winner of the British Fantasy Award for Best Nonfiction
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Related Work
 
Collection, 284 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765386240 / 9780765386243  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034795 $15.99
Irvine, Alex  
X-Men: Days of Future Past
In a post-apocalyptic future, the killing machines known as the Sentinels rule America with an iron fist. Almost all mutants, both superheroes and villains, have been exterminated. Of the handful remaining, most are in concentration camps. Kate Pryde must travel back in time to warn the original X-Men of the coming danger.  
Novel, 375 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Marvel - 2016 - ISBN: 0785189769 / 9780785189763  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030285 $7.99
Jodorowsky, Alejandro  
Albina and the Dog-Men
A tale of love against the odds and the things that make us human, woven through a fabric of killer bees, enchanted parrots, witches, prostitutes, midgets, omnisexual couplings, and men turned canine by lust.  
Novel, 219 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Restless - 2016 - ISBN: 163206054X / 9781632060549  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034175 $15.99
Jones, Darynda  
Charley Davidson #09: The Dirt on Ninth Grave
Charley is working at a small town diner, with no memory of who she is, so when she begins to realize she can see dead people, she's more than a little taken aback. Her saving grace is a new friend she feels she can confide in, and the diner's fry cook, a handsome man with a scalding touch.  
Novel, 355 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
St. Martin's - 2016 - ISBN: 1250074495 / 9781250074492  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034724 $7.99
Joshi, S.T. (editor)  
The Cold Embrace
Nineteen classic weird stories by women.
    Contents
  • Introduction == S.T. Joshi
  • Transformation == Mary Shelley
  • Curious If True == Elizabeth Gaskell
  • The Cold Embrace == Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • An Engineer's Story == Amelia B. Edwards
  • The Secret Chamber == Margaret Oliphant
  • From the Dead == E. Nesbit
  • Walnut-Tree House == Mrs. J.H. Riddell
  • In Dark New England Days == Sarah Orne Jewett
  • The Yellow Wall Paper == Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • Death and the Woman == Gertrude Atherton
  • A Wedding Chest == Vernon Lee
  • The Hall Bedroom == Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • The Eyes == Edith Wharton
  • The Painter of Dead Women == Edna W. Underwood
  • The Shadowy Third == Ellen Glasgow
  • Scoured Silk == Marjorie Bowen
  • The Death Mask == Mrs. H.D. Everett
  • A Haunted House == Virginia Woolf
  • Where Their Fire Is Not Quenched == May Sinclair
  • Notes on the Authors
 
Anthology, 272 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Dover - 2016 - ISBN: 0486805050 / 9780486805054  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035036 $10.95
Keyes, Greg  
Independence Day: Crucible
Official prequel to the 2016 film.  
Novel, 384 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2016 - ISBN: 1785651307 / 9781785651304  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035151 $7.99
Kirby, Matthew J.  
Dark Gravity #1: The Arctic Code
Ages 8 and up. Earth's glaciers are advancing at an alarming rate, and no one knows why. When Eleanor's climatologist mother disappears on a research expedition, Eleanor sets out for the Arctic to find out what happened to her.  
Novel, 324 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Harper - 2016 - ISBN: 0062224883 / 9780062224880  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034416 $6.99


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