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Lyons, Malcolm C. (translated by)  
Tales of the Marvellous and News of the Strange
The first English translation of a collection of eighteen medieval Arab fantasy stories.
    Contents
  • Introduction
  • Further Reading
  • Acknowledgements
  • The Story of the King of the Two Rivers, Saihun and Jaihun, His Son Kaukab and His Experience with the Chamberlain Ghasb. An Astonishing Tale.
  • The Story of Talha, the Son of the Qadi of Fustat, and What Happened to Him with His Slave Girl Tuhfa and How She Was Taken Away from Him and What Hardships Befell Until There Was Relief After Grief.
  • The Story of the six Men: The Hunchbacked, the One-Eyed, the Blnid, the Crippled, The Man Whose Lips Had Been Cut Off and the Seller of Glassware.
  • The Story of the Four Hidden Treasures and the Strange Things That Occurred.
  • The First Quest.
  • The Story of the Second Quest, with Its Marvels and Terrors.
  • The Story of the Third Quest, for the Crown.
  • The Story of the Fourth Quest, for the Golden Tube.
  • The Story of the Forty Girls and What Happened to Them with the Prince.
  • The Story of Julnar of the Sea and the Marvels of the Sea Encountered by Her.
  • The Story of 'Arus al-'Ara'is and Her Deceit, As Well As the Wonders of the Seas and Islands.
  • The Story of Budur and 'Umair Son of Jubair al-Shaibani with al-Khali' the Damascan, with News and Poetry about Them.
  • The Story of Abu Disa, Nicknamed the Bird, and the Marvels of His Strange and Comical Story.
  • The Story of Sul and Shumul with Reports and Poetry, and How Shumul Was Abducted, As Well As What Ordeals Her Cousin Sul Faced and How the Two Were Reunited. It Is a Marvellous Tale.
  • the Story of Abu Muhammad the Idle and the Marvels He Encountered with the Ape As Well As the Marvels of the Seas and Islands.
  • The Story of Miqdad and Mayasa, Together with Poetry and Reports, and the Conversion of Miqdad and Mayasa at the Hand of 'Ali Son of Abu Talib, the Exalted by God.
  • The Story of Sakhr and al Khansa' and of Miqdam and Haifa'. With Poetry and Prose.
  • The Story of Sa'id Son of Hatim al-Bahili and the Marvels He Encountered at Sea and with the Monk Simeon.
  • The Story of Muhammad the Foundling and Harun al-Rashid.
  • The Story of Ashraf and Anjab and the Marvellous Things That Happened to Them.
  • The Story of the Talisman Mountain and Its Marvels.
  • The Story of Mahliya and Mauhub and the White-Footed Gazelle. It Contains Strange and Marvellous Things.
  • Glossary
 
Anthology, 447 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Penguin - 2017 - ISBN: 0241299950 / 9780241299951  
Book Condition: New.  
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MacBride, Stuart  
A Dark So Deadly
An ancient mummy has turned up at the Oldcastle tip,and DC Callum MacGregor of the Misfit Mob - where Police Scotland dumps its problem officers - is tasked with finding out where it was stolen from. When he uncovers links between the mummy and missing young men, the Misfit Mob find themselves the only thing standing between the killer's victims and a slow, lingering death.  
Novel, 596 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0007494688 / 9780007494682  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
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Maron, Margaret  
Sigrid Harald #9: Take Out
Sigrid is called to investigate the deaths of two homeless men in the West Village. When containers of poisoned takeout food are found nearby, the case is suddenly much more complicated.  
Novel, 308 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Grand Central - 2017 - ISBN: 1455567353 / 9781455567355  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036935 $27.00
Martin, George R.R. (editor)  
Dead Man's Hand
A mosaic novel. The queen of the Joker underworld has been found murdered. Two men are out to find her killer: the Ace PI who discovered her body, and the vigilante archer who has been framed for the crime.  
Anthology, 347 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1990)  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765335611 / 9780765335616  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037586 $17.99
Martin, Kat  
Beyond Reason
Carly Drake is burying Drake Trucking's top driver, and the cops have no leads on the hijacking and murder. Faced with bankruptcy and anonymous threats, Carly teams up with Linc Cain to find out who's trying to shut down her family's business.  
Novel, 388 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Zebra - 2017 - ISBN: 1420143158 / 9781420143157  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037740 $7.99
Martinez, Michael J.  
MJ-12 #1: Inception
In the aftermath of World War II, normal people across the US have inexplicably gained paranormal abilities. These Variants will be controlled by a secret government program, opening a new front in the Cold War. And, in a deadly world of shifting alliances, they will soon learn there are others out there like them, with far more malevolent goals.  
Novel, 310 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Night Shade - 2017 - ISBN: 1597808997 / 9781597808996  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New038022 $7.99
Mathews, Francine  
Merry Folger #5: Death on Nantucket
In her latest murder investigation, Merry grapples with a family of unreliable storytellers - some incapable of recalling the past, others determined that it never be known - to get to the truth.  
Novel, 274 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Soho Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 1616957379 / 9781616957377  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037875 $24.95
May, Peter  
Enzo Files #4: Freeze Frame
A man, dead for twenty years, left clues in his study designed to reveal his killer's identity; forensics ace Enzo Macleod follows them to a tiny French island, where the locals have no desire to see the long-ago murder back in the headlines.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2010)  
Quercus - 2017 - ISBN: 1681443546 / 9781681443546  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036946 $14.99
McCafferty, Keith  
Sean Stranahan #5: Buffalo Jump Blues
Sheriff Martha Ettinger is investigating the death of a young man at a buffalo jump site. PI Sean Stranahan is searching for a young woman's old flame - which leads him right into the buffalo jump case.  
Novel, 304 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Penguin - 2017 - ISBN: 0143128876 / 9780143128878  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037907 $16.00
McCormack, Una  
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Enigma Tales
Dr. Katherine Pulaski and Dr. Peter Alden find themselves at odds with Garak and embroiled in the politics of Cardassia's prestigious University of the Union.  
Novel, 347 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pocket - 2017 - ISBN: 1501152580 / 9781501152580  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037669 $7.99
McGuire, Seanan (aka Grant, Mira)  
Wayward Children #2: Down Among the Sticks and Bones
Before they wound up at the Eleanor West Home, twin girls Jack and Jill found themselves thrust into a world of monsters and mad scientists, and something they never expected to experience: choice.  
Novella, 187 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765392038 / 9780765392039  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037567 $17.99
Mealing, David  
Soul of the World
In the cities, food shortages cause riots against the crown. In the wilds, new magic threatens the the dominance of the tribes. On the battlefields, commanders struggle in the shadow of total war. Three lines of magic must be mastered to usher in a new age, and three heroes must emerge.  
Novel, 619 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Orbit - 2017 - ISBN: 031655233X / 9780316552332  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036895 $15.99
Morden, Simon  
Down #1: Down Station
Mary is one slip away from prison, fighting to build herself a future. Dalip is a gentle young man who must fight for independence from his family. Stanislav is a fierce and capable man carrying the wounds of a brutal war. They left London in flames for a place where everything is different. A place that can uncover your secrets. A place haunted by a man called Crows.  
Novel, 340 pages, Trade Paperback, Later Printing  
Gollancz UK - 2015 - ISBN: 1473211468 / 9781473211469  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036908 $13.99
Morris, Jonathan  
Doctor Who: Plague City
In 17th-century Edinburgh, the Twelfth Doctor, Bill, and Nardole must face the terrifying secret of the Street of Sorrows.  
Novel, 247 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
BBC - 2017 - ISBN: 1785942700 / 9781785942709  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New038067 $11.99
Morrow, James  
The Asylum of Dr. Caligari
Summer, 1914: Francis Wyndham is hired to provide art therapy at a European asylum, and is soon beguiled with talented student Ilona Wessels. When they discover the asylum's director is working on an immense painting so hypnotic it can incite regiments to rush headlong into battle, they conspire to defeat him with a magical work of their own.  
Novel, 182 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Tachyon - 2017 - ISBN: 1616962658 / 9781616962654  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New038025 $14.95
Navarro, Yvonne  
Supernatural: The Usual Sacrifices
Novel based on the TV series.  
Novel, 330 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1783298561 / 9781783298563  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037247 $7.99
Neville, Stuart  
Serena Flanagan #2: So Say the Fallen
The death of a car dealer, who was maimed in a recent accident, looks like suicide, but something doesn't feel right to Belfast detective Serena Flanagan. As she investigates, she realizes the man's widow is not what she seems.  
Novel, 324 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Soho Crime - 2017 - ISBN: 1616958359 / 9781616958350  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037901 $15.95
Oblivion, King  
Supreme Villainy
From the endless documents discovered in a hidden lair, a supervillain's life story has been compiled, providing an intimate look at the mastermind who once ruled the globe with an iron fist (and ray gun).  
Humor, 329 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Talos - 2017 - ISBN: 1940456800 / 9781940456805  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New038024 $16.99
Oden, Scott  
A Gathering of Ravens
Grimnir is the last of a long line of monsters who have plagued humanity since the Elder Days, drawn from his lair by a thirst for vengeance against the Dane who slew his brother. Taking a young Christian hostage to be his guide, Grimnir embarks on a journey that leads him to a quandary.  
Novel, 323 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's - 2017 - ISBN: 0312372949 / 9780312372941  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037551 $27.99
Palmer, Daniel  
Forgive Me
After her mom dies, PI Angie DeRose finds a mysterious photo. Does she have a sister she was never told about?  
Novel, 438 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Pinnacle - 2017 - ISBN: 0786033851 / 9780786033850  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037752 $9.99
Pitre, Giuseppe  
Catarina the Wise and Other Wondrous Sicilian Folk and Fairy Tales
Fifty tales edited and translated by noted folklore scholar Jack Zipes.  
Collection, 282 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
University of Chicago - 2017 - ISBN: 022646279X / 9780226462790  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New038060 $20.00
Power, Stephen S.  
The Dragon Round
When a mutinous crew strands a ship's captain on a deserted island, he finds a baby dragon that just might be the key to his salvation - and to his revenge.  
Novel, 317 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Simon & Schuster - 2017 - ISBN: 1501152750 / 9781501152757  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037629 $15.99
Pressey, Rose  
Haunted Vintage #5: If the Haunting Fits, Wear It
Cookie is excited about providing vintage hats for a Kentucky Derby party. Her enthusiasm is dampened when a jockey's ghost insists she find his killer.  
Novel, 286 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2017 - ISBN: 1496705556 / 9781496705556  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037763 $7.99
Pronzini, Bill  
Nameless Detective #41: Endgame
The agency takes on two cases: a woman whose husband died accidentally in a remote cabin wants to know if he went there alone; and the disappearance of an agoraphobic woman who never left her house.  
Novel, 253 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Forge - 2017 - ISBN: 0765388189 / 9780765388186  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037604 $24.99
Quinn, Spencer (aka Abrahams, Peter)  
The Right Side
Her hospital roommate's sudden death sends veteran LeAnne Hogan on a trip to the woman's hometown, where she is disturbed to learn the woman's daughter has vanished. Accompanied by an inscrutable stray dog who seems determined to adopt her, LeAnne sets out to find the girl.  
Novel, 323 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Atria - 2017 - ISBN: 1501118404 / 9781501118401  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New037673 $26.00


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