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Locke, Kate  
Immortal Empire #1: God Save the Queen
2012: Queen Victoria is the undead matriarch of a Britain where technology lives side by side with magic and the aristocracy is made up of werewolves and vampires. Xandra Vardan is a member of the Royal Guard, and it's her duty to protect the aristocracy. But when her sister goes missing, Xandra sets out on a path that will undermine everything she believes and uncover a conspiracy that threatens to topple the Empire.  
Novel, 365 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Orbit - 2017 - ISBN: 0316203912 / 9780316203913  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036431 $9.99
Mankell, Henning  
Quicksand: What It Means to Be a Human Being
An autobiographical look at the myriad experiences that shape a meaningful life.  
Nonfiction, 303 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Vintage - 2017 - ISBN: 0525432159 / 9780525432159  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036586 $16.95
McDonald, Ian  
Luna #1: New Moon
Adriana Corta wrested control of the Moon's Helium-3 industry from Mackenzie Metal and fought to earn her family's status. She made many enemies doing it. If the Corta family is to survive, Adriana's children must defend their mother's empire from her enemies - and from each other.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Campbell Memorial Award for Best SF Novel
 
Novel, 398 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765375524 / 9780765375520  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036849 $16.99
McGuire, Seanan (aka Grant, Mira)  
Dusk or Dark or Dawn or Day
When her sister died, Jenna blamed herself. When Jenna died, she blamed herself for that, too. But Jenna died too soon; living or dead, every soul is promised a certain amount of time, and Jenna has a heavy debt. Rather than simply steal that time from the living, Jenna earns every day she leeches with volunteer work at a suicide prevention hotline. Now something has come for the ghosts of New York, to bind them to mirrors and make them do its bidding. Only Jenna stands in its way.  
Novella / Novelette, 182 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765391422 / 9780765391421  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036661 $15.99
McKinley, K.M.  
Gate of the World #2: The City of Ice
Deep in the polar south stands a city built aeons ago, promising the secrets of the ancients to whomever can reach it first. As the Kresskind siblings pursue their fortunes, industry, magic, gods, and steampower collide.  
Novel, 649 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Solaris - 2017 - ISBN: 1781084866 / 9781781084861  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036310 $7.99
Miéville, China  
This Census-Taker
After his mother goes missing, a boy is left alone in a remote house with his increasingly deranged father. When an odd man knocks on the door, the boy senses that his days of isolation are over. But will this stranger at last trigger the doom the boy has feared, or will he somehow save the boy from the worst?

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Novella
 
Novel, 206 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Del Rey - 2017 - ISBN: 110196734X / 9781101967348  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036545 $15.00
Nesbø, Jo  
Midnight Sun
A wayward hitman, calling himself Ulf, arrives in a tiny town in northern Norway, where the locals ask few questions and supply him with food, shelter, and a gun. Once a fixer for a cruel drug lord, Ulf has become a man his boss needs fixed. Can this strange town offer Ulf a chance at redemption while he awaits the arrival of those hunting him?  
Novel, 260 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage Crime / Black Lizard - 2017 - ISBN: 0804172579 / 9780804172578  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036588 $15.00
Neuvel, Sylvain  
Themis Files #1: Sleeping Giants
Years ago, a giant metal hand was found in South Dakota, in an underground room with intricate carvings glowing on its wall. Rose Franklin leads a top secret team hoping to crack the hand's code. And, along with her colleagues, she is being interviewed by a nameless interrogator whose power and purview are as enigmatic as the provenance of the artifact.  
Novel, 304 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Del Rey - 2017 - ISBN: 1101886714 / 9781101886717  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036550 $16.00
North, Claire (aka Griffin, Kate aka Webb, Catherine)  
The Sudden Appearance of Hope
Hope is a perpetual stranger - she vanishes from people's minds when she disappears from their sight. Unable to keep a job, she survives by stealing what she needs. When she decides to steal some diamonds, a group of people do notice her - and they don't intend to let her get in their way.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2017 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 468 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Redhook - 2017 - ISBN: 0316335967 / 9780316335966  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035445 $15.99
Okorafor, Nnedi  
Binti #2: Home
It's been a year since Binti and the Meduse Okwu enrolled at Oomza University, since Binti was declared a hero for uniting two warring planets, since Binti abandoned her family. And now she must return home to her people, with Okwu by her side, to face them. Her experiences off-planet have changed her, and she will have to discover whether there is still a home for her on Earth.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2018 Hugo Award for Best Novella
 
Novella / Novelette, 162 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765393115 / 9780765393111  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036667 $14.99
Older, Daniel José  
Bone Street Rumba #3: Battle Hill Bolero
Trouble is brewing between the Council of the Dead and the supernatural community they claim to represent. New York City's streets have seen too many shady deals, and those caught in the crossfire have had enough. It's time to bring down the Council.  
Novel, 317 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2017 - ISBN: 0425276007 / 9780425276006  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036363 $7.99
Palmer, Ada  
Terra Ignota #1: Too Like the Lightning
25th century: Most of the world's population is affiliated with globe-girdling clans of the like-minded, whose economic and cultural competition are carefully managed by central planners. For crimes he committed, Mycroft is required to wander the world being as useful as possible. Carlyle is a spiritual counselor. And they have stumbled on something that may destabilize the system: Bridger, a boy who can effortlessly make his wishes come true, and, it seems, bring inanimate objects to life.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Novel
♦  2016 Tiptree Award Shortlist
 
Novel, 429 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765378019 / 9780765378019  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036665 $16.99
Parker, Robert B. - of interest: Knott, Robert  
Cole & Hitch #08: Blackjack
There's new trouble in Appaloosa: Boston Bill Black, owner of the new casino. The man vanishes when word comes through he's wanted for murder. It's up to territorial marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch to track him down.  
Novel, 353 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 1101982527 / 9781101982525  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036396 $9.99
Pears, Iain  
Arcadia
In 1960, Henry is an Oxford don, and Rosie is the girl who feeds his cat. In the future, in a dystopian society on the Island of Mull, Angela is a psychomathematician who has discovered the world-changing potential of a new machine. And somewhere, sometime, Jay is a scholar's apprentice in an idyllic, pastoral land. Who are these people really, and how do their stories connect?

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction Novel
 
Novel, 591 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage - 2017 - ISBN: 1101970839 / 9781101970836  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036547 $17.00
Perry, Thomas  
Forty Thieves
Sid and Ronnie Abel are a married detective team. Ed and Nicole Hoyt are married assassins. The couples have little in common, until they're both hired to do damage control on the same murder case. The Abels have been hired to crack the case - and the Hoyts have been hired to make sure that doesn't happen.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Mysterious Press - 2017 - ISBN: 0802126383 / 9780802126382  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036752 $16.00
Pratchett, Terry  
The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner and Other Stories
Ages 13 and up. Humorous fantasy stories written when Pratchett was a teen. Fans will recognize the seeds of ideas that he developed further in his later writing.  
Collection, 243 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062653113 / 9780062653116  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036478 $18.99
Pratchett, Terry / Baxter, Stephen  
Long Earth #5: The Long Cosmos
Nearly six decades after Step Day, a new society continues to evolve in the Long Earth. Now a message has been received: 'Join us.' The missive contains instructions for developing an immense AI, but to build it, the Next must obtain help from the human worlds. Meanwhile, Joshua Valiente is saved from death by a troll band, and makes a remarkable discovery while living among them.  
Novel, 451 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062297384 / 9780062297389  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036477 $9.99
Ryan, Sofie (aka Kelly, Sofie)  
Second Chance Cat #4: Telling Tails
Rose delivers a customer's purchase just in time to see the man murdered by his wife. She is knocked out, and when she wakes up, the police don't believe her - the wife has evidence showing that he ran off with another woman. It's up to Charlotte's Angels to uncover the truth.  
Novel, 291 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 1101991208 / 9781101991206  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036405 $7.99
Schwab, V.E. (Victoria)  
Shades of Magic #2: A Gathering of Shadows
Four months have passed since the mysterious stone fell into Kell's possession. Things have almost returned to normal, but Kell is visited by dreams of ominous magical events. As Red London prepares for the Element Games, another London is coming back to life.  
Novel, 509 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765376482 / 9780765376480  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036663 $16.99
Shearin, Lisa  
SPI Files #4: The Ghoul Vendetta
A vampire gangster's nephew is abducted off his yacht. A slew of banks are knocked over. And the culprits are led by an ancient shapeshifter who leaves a trail of chaos and blood in his wake.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Ace - 2017 - ISBN: 1101989408 / 9781101989401  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036370 $7.99
Siddell, Thomas  
Gunnerkrigg Court #4: Materia
Ages 13 and up. As the school year comes to a close, Annie and her fellow Mediums in Training learn that there is far more to their powers than they imagined.  
Graphic Novel, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Archaia - 2017 - ISBN: 1608869261 / 9781608869268  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036342 $16.99
Smith, Clark Ashton  
Collected Fantasies #5: The Last Hieroglyph
Twenty-nine classic weird tales of fantasy and horror. To prepare a definitive set of texts, editors Scott Connors and Ron Hilger have compared original manuscripts, various typescripts, published editions, and Smith's notes and letters. This series presents Smith's fiction chronologically, based on composition rather than publication.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Richard A. Lupoff
  • A Note on the Texts
  • The Dark Age
  • The Death of Malygris
  • The Tomb-Spawn
  • The Witchcraft of Ulua
  • The Coming of the White Worm
  • The Seven Geases
  • The Chain of Aforgomon
  • The Primal City
  • Xeethra
  • The Last Hieroglyph
  • Necromancy in Naat
  • The Treader of the Dust
  • The Black Abbott of Puthuum
  • The Death of Ilalotha
  • Mother of Toads
  • The Garden of Adompha
  • The Great God Awto
  • Strange Shadows
  • The Enchantress of Sylaire
  • Double Cosmos
  • Nemesis of the Unfinished
  • The Master of the Crabs
  • Morthylla
  • Schizoid Creator
  • Monsters in the Night
  • Phoenix
  • The Theft of the Thirty-Nine Girdles
  • Symposium of the Gorgon
  • The Dart of Rasasfa
    Appendices
  • Appendix One: Story Notes
  • Appendix Two: Variant Temptation Scenes from 'The Witchcraft of Ulua'
  • Appendix Three: 'The Traveller'
  • Appendix Four: Material removed from 'The Black Abbott of Puthuum'
  • Appendix Five: Alternate Ending to 'I Am Your Shadow'
  • Appendix Six: Alternate Ending to 'Nemesis of the Unfinished'
  • Appendix Seven: Bibliography
 
Collection, 360 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2010 HC  
Night Shade - 2017 - ISBN: 1597808830 / 9781597808835  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036736 $17.99
Stableford, Brian (editor)  
Scientific Romance
Tales of futuristic societies, rogue stars, rebellious machines, and more, originally published between 1835 and 1924.  
Anthology, 337 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Dover - 2017 - ISBN: 0486808378 / 9780486808376  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036765 $14.95
Sullivan, Michael J.  
First Empire #1: Age of Myth
Humans worship the gods they call Fhrey, invincible, seemingly immortal masters of magic. But when a god falls to a human blade, the balance of power changes forever. Now only a few stand between humankind and annihilation: Raithe, reluctant to embrace his destiny as the God Killer; Suri, a young seer; and Persephone, who must overcome personal tragedy to lead her people.  
Novel, 426 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Del Rey - 2017 - ISBN: 1101965355 / 9781101965351  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036374 $9.99
Taylor, Jodi  
St. Mary's #05: No Time Like the Past
St. Mary's has been rebuilt, and it's back to business as usual for the history department. Which includes getting trapped in the Great Fire of London, and an unfortunately timed vacation at Thermopylae that leaves the fate of the Western world hanging in the balance.

Recommended by Don  
Novel, 308 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Night Shade - 2017 - ISBN: 1597808725 / 9781597808729  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034260 $12.99


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