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Butler, Octavia E.  
Parable #1: Parable of the Sower
2025: In California, small walled communities must protect themselves from scavengers and from people addicted to a drug that activates an orgasmic desire to burn, rape, and murder. When her community is overrun, Lauren Olamina, a young black woman whose hyperempathy causes her to feel others' pain as her own, sets off on foot, moving north into the unknown.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 1994 Nebula Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 330 pages, Hardcover, Reprint (originally published in 1993)  
Seven Stories - 2017 - ISBN: 1609807197 / 9781609807191  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035928 $24.00
Butler, Octavia E.  
Parable #2: Parable of the Talents
2032: Lauren Olamina's love is divided among her young daughter, her community, and the revelation that led her to found a new faith that teaches 'God Is Change'. But the US government turns a blind eye to violent bigots who consider the mere existence of a black female leader a threat. And soon Lauren must either sacrifice her child and her followers, or forsake the religion that can transform human destiny.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 1999 Nebula Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 410 pages, Hardcover, Reprint (originally published in 1998)  
Seven Stories - 2017 - ISBN: 1609807200 / 9781609807207  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035929 $26.00
Cameron, Christian  
Long War #5: Salamis
400 BCE: As an experienced sea captain - his enemies might say pirate - Arimnestos has a part to play in the final confrontation between the Greeks and Persians.  
Novel, 307 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Orion - 2016 - ISBN: 1409118134 / 9781409118138  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036869 $12.99
Carlton, Clark Thomas  
Prophet of the Ghost Ants
Humans have evolved to the size of insects, stalked by night wasps, lair spiders, and marauder fleas. Corrupt elites enforce a rigid caste system; clergymen and royalty wage pointless wars for their own glory. Anand, a dung-collector who has known nothing but squalor and abuse, wants to lead his people against an army who fight atop fearsome Ghost Ants. But to his horror, he learns that this merciless enemy is led by a member of his own family.  
Novel, 597 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Later Printing  
Harper Voyager - 2016 - ISBN: 0062429752 / 9780062429759  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036957 $7.99
Casper, Claudia  
The Mercy Journals
A survivor of world war and climate change, a former soldier nicknamed Mercy, has PTSD and is haunted by guilt and lingering memories of his family. When his long-lost brother Leo arrives with news that Mercy's children have been spotted, the brothers travel into the wilderness to look for them.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Philip K. Dick Award
 
Novel, 231 pages, Trade Paperback, (no indication of edition)  
Arsenal Pulp - 2016 - ISBN: 1551526336 / 9781551526331  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036998 $17.95
Clarke, Cassandra Rose  
Ananna & Naji #1 / #2: Magic of Blood and Sea: The Assassin's Curse / The Pirate's Wish
Ages 14 and up. The Assassin's Curse: When Ananna runs away from her arranged marriage, her cutthroat parents hire Naji the assassin to murder her. When she inadvertently saves his life, she activates his curse: whenever her life is in danger, he must protect her. This development pleases neither of them - but to lift the curse, they will have to complete three impossible tasks.

The Pirate's Wish: With the help of their friend Marjani and a rather unusual ally, Ananna and Naji make their way south again, seeking what seems to be beyond their reach. Unfortunately, Naji has enemies from the shadowy world known as the Mists, and Ananna must still face the repercussions of going up against the Pirate Confederation.  
Omnibus, 51o pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2012 / 2013)  
Saga - 2017 - ISBN: 1481461729 / 9781481461726  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036285 $17.99
Coleman, Reed Farrel  
Gus Murphy #2: What You Break
Gus and his girlfriend Magdalena are put in harm's way when Gus is caught up in the distant aftershocks of heinous crimes committed decades ago in Vietnam and Russia.  
Novel, 357 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 0399173048 / 9780399173042  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036568 $27.00
Coulter, Catherine  
FBI Thriller #20: Insidious
As special agents Savich and Sherlock try to find out who's trying to kill the head of an international conglomerate, special agent Wittier heads to Hollywood to help a Los Angeles detective track down a serial killer.  
Novel, 447 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Pocket - 2017 - ISBN: 1501150308 / 9781501150302  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036350 $9.99
Croshaw, Yahtzee  
Will Save the Galaxy for Food
When a down on his luck galactic pilot masquerades as famous and hated pilot Jacques McKeown, he's sucked into ever-deepening corporate and political intrigue. Between space pirates, adorable deadly creatures, and a missing fortune in royalties, saving the universe was never this difficult!  
Novel, 286 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Dark Horse - 2017 - ISBN: 1506701655 / 9781506701653  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036555 $12.99
Das, Indra  
The Devourers
A young historian and a beguiling stranger come together in modern-day Kolkata, India, to transcribe an ancient journal, a collection of paper, parchment, and skins that tells of bloodshed, kidnapping, magic, and shapeshifting, set against the harsh landscapes of the 17th century Mughal empire. It reveals the story of hunters and prey, lovers and the beloved, and, in the end, the choice to be transformed or to be quarry.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 29th Annual Lambda Award for Best LGBTQ SF/F/Horror
♦  2017 Tiptree Award Shortlist
 
Novel, 303 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Del Rey - 2017 - ISBN: 1101967536 / 9781101967539  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036554 $16.00
Davis, Krista  
Paws & Claws #4: Mission Impawsible
The inn is hosting a matchmaking event for pet owners, and Holly's grandmother is hoping to play Cupid for her granddaughter. Unfortunately, what Holly finds is a dead guy. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 284 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 1101988568 / 9781101988565  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036417 $7.99
Deas, Gavin (Smith, Gavin / Deas, Stephen)  
Empires: The First Battle: Extraction / Infiltration
Earth is invaded by two alien races at the same time. Two men become aware of the threat, and must work to sabotage the invasion plans. Each book follows one of these heroes, from his point of view.  
Omnibus, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HCs (both titles published simultaneously)  
Gollancz - ISBN: 1473216745 / 9781473216747  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036856 $14.99
Dellamonica, A.M. (editor) / Berman, Steve (editor)  
Heiresses of Russ 2016
Seventeen of the best lesbian speculative fiction stories of 2015.  
Anthology, 339 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Lethe - 2016 - ISBN: 159021658X / 9781590216583  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037435 $20.00
Duane, Diane  
Young Wizards #10: Games Wizards Play
Ages 12 and up. It's time for the Invitational, where the planet's sharpest young wizards show off their best spells. Nita and Kit have been drafted to mentor Penn Shao-Feng, who has a dangerous new take on managing solar weather. And Dairine is mentoring Mehrnaz Farrahi, who specializes in defusing earthquakes, but is struggling with a toxic family bent on using her to further their own agendas. When both candidates make it to the finals, they and their mentors are flung into a final conflict that could change the solar system for the better - or damage Earth beyond wizardly repair.  
Novel, 620 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2017 - ISBN: 0544813235 / 9780544813236  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036452 $8.99
Eames, Nicholas  
Band #1: Kings of the Wyld
Clay and his band were once the most feared crew of mercenaries; now they have grown apart, and grown old, fat, drunk. But when a bandmate's daughter is trapped in a besieged city, it's time to get the band back together for the kind of rescue mission that only the very brave or the very stupid would sign up for.  
Novel, 492 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Orbit - 2017 - ISBN: 0316362476 / 9780316362474  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036432 $15.99
Elliott, Will  
Pendulum #1: The Pilgrims
A small door in a London railway bridge takes Eric and Casey to a land where a dragon with the powers of a god sleeps beneath a castle ruled by a sinister lord, and a vast wall divides the land. And soon the wall may be broken - but what will enter from the other side?  
Novel, 383 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765368579 / 9780765368577  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036610 $8.99
Estleman, Loren D.  
Amos Walker #26: The Lioness Is the Hunter
When one of Walker's clients, a Detroit entrepreneur, is murdered, Walker discovers that the man may have been working for an international fugitive Walker knows only too well: Madam Sing.  
Novel, 240 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Forge - 2017 - ISBN: 0765388456 / 9780765388452  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036695 $25.99
Feehan, Christine  
Carpathian #25: Dark Promises
Weary of battles and of seeing the man she loves nearly lose his life, Gabrielle wants a life far away from the Carpathian mountains, the vampires, and the shadows cast by the crumbling monastery that hides so many secrets.  
Novel, 384 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0515155594 / 9780515155594  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037241 $7.99
Fischl, Eric Scott  
Dr. Potter's Medicine Show
1878: Disgraced surgeon turned snake-oil salesman Dr. Alexander Potter travels the Pacific Northwest with a crew of strongmen, fortune tellers, and musical whores, hawking the Chock-a-saw Sagwa Tonic, an elixir touted to cure all ills. For a few unfortunates, though, the Sagwa offers something much, much worse.  
Novel, 346 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Angry Robot - 2017 - ISBN: 085766638X / 9780857666383  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036426 $7.99
Flint, Eric (editor)  
Ring of Fire: Ring of Fire IV
Original alternate history tales set in the world of 1632.
    Contents
  • Maps
  • Preface == Eric Flint
  • 71 == David Brin
  • Kinderspiel == Charles H. Gannon
  • Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide == Bjorn Hasseler
  • Fallen Apple == Robert E. Waters
  • Rats of War == Rainer Prem
  • Gold Fever == Herbert Sakalaucks
  • Hide Trouble from Mine Eyes == David Carrico
  • The Blauwe Duif == Kerryn Offord
  • Prison Break == Walter H. Hunt
  • Love Has a Wet Nose == Walt Boyes and Joy Ward
  • The Red-Headed League == Virginia DeMarce
  • Scarface == Eric Flint
 
Anthology, 764 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Baen - 2017 - ISBN: 1481482386 / 9781481482387  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037148 $7.99
Fluke, Joanne  
Hannah Swensen #21: Wedding Cake Murder
When a dessert chef contest comes to Lake Eden, Hannah finds it nerve-wracking to be judged by a celebrity chef with a nasty reputation. But it's even more chilling to find him stabbed to death in the inn's walk-in cooler.  
Novel, 379 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1617732184 / 9781617732188  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036420 $7.99
Fox, Candice  
Bennett & Archer #1: Hades
Two children were kidnapped and left for dead. Raised by a master criminal, they grew up to become cops. When toolboxes full of human body parts are found at the bottom of Sydney Harbour, for homicide detective Frank Bennett, the clues are a tantalizing puzzle, but for his enigmatic new partner Eden Archer and her brother Eric, the case holds chilling links to their childhood and a murderous mentor.

Awards:
♦  Winner of Australia's 2014 Ned Kelly Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 304 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 Trade PB  
Pinnacle - 2017 - ISBN: 0786040696 / 9780786040698  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036423 $9.99
Freeman, Brian  
Jonathan Stride #7: Goodbye to the Dead
When detective Serena Dial witnesses a murder outside a Duluth bar, she stumbles onto a case with roots that go all the way back to the last year of Cindy Stride's life.  
Novel, 402 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Quercus - 2017 - ISBN: 1681443066 / 9781681443065  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035479 $16.99
Frost, Jeaniene  
Dark Prince #4: Into the Fire
Falling in love with Leila has put Vlad Tepesh at the mercy of his passions - and an adversary has found a devastating way to use Vlad's new bride against him.  
Novel, 340 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Avon - 2017 - ISBN: 006207640X / 9780062076403  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037020 $7.99
Furlong, Susan  
Georgia Peach #3: War and Peach
A local farmer claims he has information that could take Margie Price out of the running for mayor. But before he can reveal his juicy secret at the debate, his barn goes up in flames with him inside it. Nola will have to work fast to clear Margie's name. Includes recipes.  
Novel, 289 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley - 2017 - ISBN: 0425278964 / 9780425278963  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036414 $7.99


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