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Uncle Hugo's Newsletter 102
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Clarke, Cassandra Rose  
Ananna & Naji #2: The Pirate's Wish
Ages 14 and up. 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.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Strange Chemistry - 2013 - ISBN: 1908844280 / 9781908844286  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023565 $9.99
Collins, Suzanne  
Hunger Games #2: Catching Fire
Ages 12 and up. Katniss Everdeen won the annual Hunger Games with Peeta Mellark, but only by defying the Capitol and their harsh rules. Now there are rumors of rebellion among the subjects, and Katniss and Peeta, to their horror, are the faces of that rebellion.  
Novel, 391 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2009 HC  
Scholastic - 2013 - ISBN: 0545586178 / 9780545586177  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023441 $12.99
Cook, Glen  
Garrett PI #14: Wicked Bronze Ambition
Rumors are spreading that someone is organizing a Tournament of Swords, magically compelling the children of sorcerers to battle until only one is left alive. To protect his fiancee's daughter, Garrett will have to find out who is organizing the tournament - which is most likely impossible.  
Novel, 485 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2013 - ISBN: 0451465237 / 9780451465238  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023154 $7.99
Corey, James S.A. (aka Abraham, Daniel / Franck, Ty)  
Expanse #3: Abaddon's Gate
The alien artifact working through its program under the clouds of Venus has built a massive gate in the orbit of Uranus that leads to a starless dark. Jim Holden and his crew are part of a flotilla of scientific and military ships going out to examine the artifact. But behind the scenes, a plot to destroy Holden is unfolding. As the emissaries of the human race try to find whether the gate is an opportunity or a threat, the greatest danger is the one they brought with them.

Recommended by Don  
Novel, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Orbit - 2013 - ISBN: 0316129070 / 9780316129077  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022714 $17.00
Correia, Larry  
MHI #4: Monster Hunter Legion
When hunters from around the world gather in Las Vegas for a conference, a creature left over from a World War II weapons experiment wakes up and goes on a rampage across the desert. A not-so-friendly wager between rival companies turns into a race to see who can bag the creature first. But there's more to this case than meets the eye: the crew from MHI will have to stop an ancient god from turning Sin City into hell on earth.  
Novel, 505 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Baen - 2013 - ISBN: 1451639066 / 9781451639063  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023274 $7.99
Counter, Ben  
Warhammer 40,000: Seventh Retribution
Captain Darnath Lysander, hero of the Imperial Fists, leads his brothers in an assault on a daemon world.  
Novel, 380 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Black Library - 2013 - ISBN: 1849704783 / 9781849704786  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023297 $14.00
Crone, Moira  
The Not Yet
2121: The Heirs control society's resources from their lavish walled city-states. Through life extension, they live hundreds of years. Outside, the poor barely survive. Twenty-year-old Malcolm de Lazarus is a Not Yet counting on joining the elite. But when his fortune mysteriously disappears, he must sail to the chaotic New Orleans Islands for answers. On the way, he encounters the darkest side of Heirs privilege, which threatens everything he knows and loves.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2012 Philip K. Dick Award
 
Novel, 274 pages, Trade Paperback, (no indication of edition)  
University of New Orleans - 2012 - ISBN: 1608010724 / 9781608010721  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022477 $15.95
Davidson, MaryJanice  
Betsy Taylor #11: Undead and Unstable
Determined to change the future for herself and her loved ones, Betsy's actions could have life-shattering repercussions. But that's to be expected when a friend returns from the dead, your dear sister happens to be the Antichrist, and your mother is the Devil.  
Novel, 312 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Jove - 2013 - ISBN: 0515151351 / 9780515151350  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023110 $7.99
Delany, Samuel R.  
Phallos
During the reign of the Emperor Hadrian, Neoptolomus searches for the stolen phallus of the nameless god of Hermopolis, crafted of gold and encrusted with jewels, within which are reputedly the ancient secrets of science and society that will lead to power, knowledge, and wealth.  
Novel, 188 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Thus (expanded from 2004 edition)  
Wesleyan - 2013 - ISBN: 0819573558 / 9780819573551  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023650 $19.95
Dick, Philip K.  
Counter-Clock World
Time has begun moving backward. People greet each other with 'goodbye', blow smoke into cigarettes, and rise from the dead. When one of those rising dead is the famous and powerful prophet Anarch Peak, a number of groups start a mad scramble to find him first. But their motives are not exactly benevolent, because Anarch Peak may just be worth more dead than alive, and these groups will do whatever they must to send him back to the grave.  
Novel, 223 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1967)  
Mariner - 2012 - ISBN: 0547572190 / 9780547572192  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022497 $13.95
Dick, Philip K. / Zelazny, Roger  
Deus Irae
After World War III, the Servants of Wrath cult deified the mysterious Carlton Lufteufel, creator of the doomsday weapon that wiped out much of humanity. But to worship the man, they need an image of him as a god, and no one has ever seen him. So the high priests send a limbless master painter named Tibor McMasters into the wilderness on a mission to find Lufteufel and capture his likeness. Unfortunately for Tibor, the nation's remaining Christians are willing to kill to ensure that the so-called Deus Irae remains hidden.  
Novel, 222 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1976)  
Mariner - 2013 - ISBN: 0547572220 / 9780547572222  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022559 $13.95
Dick, Philip K.  
Dr. Futurity
When Dr. Parsons wakes up from a car accident, he finds himself in a future populated almost entirely by the young - death is fetishized, and those who survive to old age are put down. Parsons, with his desire to save lives, finds himself a criminal and outcast. But for one revolutionary group, he may be just the savior they need to heal and revive their cryogenically frozen leader. And when he and the group journey to 1500s California, what they find causes them to question what they know about history and the underpinnings of their society.  
Novel, 166 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1960)  
Mariner - 2013 - ISBN: 0547572204 / 9780547572208  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022560 $13.95
Dick, Philip K.  
Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said
Jason Taverner, world-famous talk show host and man-about-town, wakes up one day to find that no one knows who he is - including the vast databases of the totalitarian government. And in a society where lack of identification is a crime, Taverner has no choice but to go on the run with a host of shady characters, including crooked cops and dealers of alien drugs. But do they know more than they are letting on? And just how can a person's identity be erased overnight?

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 1975 John W. Campbell Memorial Award
♦  Finalist for the 1974 Nebula Award for Best Novel
♦  Finalist for the 1975 Hugo Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 249 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1974)  
Mariner - 2012 - ISBN: 0547572255 / 9780547572253  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022499 $13.95
Dick, Philip K.  
Lies, Inc.
Expanded from his novella 'The Unteleported Man'. When catastrophic overpopulation threatens Earth, one company offers to teleport citizens to an allegedly pristine new home for happy and industrious immigrants. But there is one problem: the teleportation machine only works in one direction. When Rachmael ben Applebaum discovers that some of the footage of happy settlers may have been faked, he sets out on an eighteen-year journey to see if anyone wants to come back.  
Novel, 225 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1984)  
Mariner - 2011 - ISBN: 0547572565 / 9780547572567  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022500 $13.95
Dick, Philip K.  
A Maze of Death
Delmak-O is a dangerous planet. Though there are only fourteen citizens, no one can trust anyone else, and death can strike at any moment. The planet is largely unexplored, populated mostly by gelatinous cube-shaped beings that give cryptic advice in the form of anagrams. Deities can be spoken to directly via a series of prayer amplifiers and transmitters, but they may not be happy about it. And the mysterious building in the distance draws all the colonists to it.  
Novel, 202 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1970)  
Mariner - 2013 - ISBN: 0547572441 / 9780547572444  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022561 $14.99
Dick, Philip K.  
Our Friends from Frolix 8
Every citizen of Earth is tested as a child; some are found to be super-smart New Men, and some are Unusuals with various psychic powers; these join the elite who run the world. The vast majority are Undermen, performing menial jobs in an overpopulated world. Nick Appleton is an Underman, content to go with the flow and eke out an existence - until his son is classified as an Underman. Strengthening his resolve, and energizing the resistance movement, is news that a great resistance leader is returning from a trip to the furthest reaches of space. And he's brought help: a giant, indestructible alien.  
Novel, 236 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1970)  
Mariner - 2013 - ISBN: 054757259X / 9780547572598  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022558 $13.95
Dick, Philip K.  
The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch
Exiles from a blistering Earth huddle miserably in Martian colonies; the only things that make life bearable are the drugs. Can-D 'translates' those who take it into the bodies of Barbie-like dolls. But now Palmer Eldritch has returned after disappearing a decade ago, bringing with him Chew-Z, a new drug even more powerful than Can-D, and as mysterious as Eldritch himself.  
Novel, 233 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1964)  
Mariner - 2011 - ISBN: 0547572557 / 9780547572550  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022475 $14.95
Dick, Philip K.  
Valis #2: The Divine Invasion
God is not dead, he has merely been exiled to another planet. And it is on this planet that God meets Herb Asher and convinces him to help retake Earth from the demonic Belial.  
Novel, 260 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1981)  
Mariner - 2011 - ISBN: 0547572425 / 9780547572420  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022498 $13.95
DiTerlizzi, Tony / Black, Holly  
Spiderwick #2: The Seeing Stone
Ages 6 and up. When Simon goes missing, Jared and Mallory have to contend with a band of marauding goblins to save him.  
Novel, 108 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2003)  
Simon & Schuster - 2013 - ISBN: 1442486945 / 9781442486942  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023383 $5.99
DiTerlizzi, Tony / Black, Holly  
Spiderwick #3: Lucinda's Secret
Ages 6 and up. With goblins, trolls, and the house boggart all trying to get them - and the Guide - the children turn to great-aunt Lucinda for answers.  
Novel, 108 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2003)  
Simon & Schuster - 2013 - ISBN: 144248697X / 9781442486973  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023384 $6.99
DiTerlizzi, Tony / Black, Holly  
Spiderwick #4: The Ironwood Tree
Ages 6 and up. After Mallory is kidnapped at her fencing meet, Jared and Simon search for her near an old quarry, and find themselves amidst dwarves and goblins.  
Novel, 108 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2004)  
Simon & Schuster - 2013 - ISBN: 1442487011 / 9781442487017  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023385 $6.99
DiTerlizzi, Tony / Black, Holly  
Spiderwick #5: The Wrath of Mulgarath
Ages 6 and up. The children return home to find the mansion ransacked, and learn that Mulgarath has made off with both the Guide and their mother. But before they can face Mulgarath and his goblin army, they'll have to rescue Arthur Spiderwick from Lorengorm and the elves.  
Novel, 136 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2004)  
Simon & Schuster - 2013 - ISBN: 1442487038 / 9781442487031  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023386 $5.99
Dozois, Gardner (editor)  
The Year's Best Science Fiction 30th Annual Collection
Twenty-nine of the best sf stories of 2012, plus honorable mentions and a summation of the year in sf.
    Contents
  • Permissions
  • Acknowledgments
  • Summation: 2012
  • Weep for Day == Indrapramit Das
  • The Man == Paul McAuley
  • The Stars Do Not Lie == Jay Lake
  • The Memcordist == Lavie Tidhar
  • The Girl-Thing Who Went Out for Sushi == Pat Cadigan
  • Holmes Sherlock == Eleanor Arnason
  • Nightfall on the Peak of Eternal Light == Richard A. Lovett and William Gleason
  • Close Encounters == Andy Duncan
  • The Finite Canvas == Brit Mandelo
  • Steamgothic == Sean McMullen
  • In the House of Aryaman, A Lonely Signal Burns == Elizabeth Bear
  • Macy Minnot's Last Christmas on Dionne, Ring Racing, Fiddler's Green, The Potter's Garden == Paul McAuley
  • Twenty Lights to 'The Land of Snow' == Michael Bishop
  • Astrophilia == Carrie Vaughn
  • What Did Tessimond Tell You? == Adam Roberts
  • Old Paint == Megan Lindholm
  • Chitai Heiki Koronbin == David Moles
  • Katabasis == Robert Reed
  • The Water Thief == Alastair Reynolds
  • Nightside on Callisto == Linda Nagata
  • Under the Eaves == Lavie Tidhar
  • Sudden, Broken, and Unexpected == Steven Popkes
  • Fireborn == Robert Charles Wilson
  • Ruminations in an Alien Tongue == Vandana Singh
  • Tyche and the Ants == Hannu Rajaniemi
  • The Wreck of the Charles Dexter Ward == Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear
  • Invisible Men == Christopher Barzak
  • Ship's Brother == Aliette de Bodard
  • Eater-of-Bone == Robert Reed
  • Honorable Mentions: 2012
 
Anthology, 654 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
St. Martin's Griffin - 2013 - ISBN: 1250029139 / 9781250029133  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022963 $22.99
Elliott, Kate  
Spiritwalker #3: Cold Steel
Plagued by trouble, treachery, and magic, Cat and her cousin Bee have their work cut out for them. Revolutions to plot. Enemies to crush. Handsome men to rescue.  
Novel, 597 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Orbit - 2013 - ISBN: 031608090X / 9780316080903  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022717 $18.00
Epstein, Adam Jay / Jacobson, Andrew  
Familiars #3: Circle of Heroes
Ages 8 and up. To stop the army of undead animals that is wreaking havoc on the land, familiars Aldwyn, Skylar, and Gilbert must gather seven descendants of the most ancient and powerful animals in Vastia.  
Novel, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Harper Collins - 2013 - ISBN: 0061961167 / 9780061961168  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023044 $6.99


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