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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
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Doctor Who Magazine #460
DWM heads to Trenzalore to find out the name of the Doctor; tribute to the man who designed the Daleks; more.  
Magazine, 82 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Panini Publishing - 2013 - ISBN: whomag460  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023693 $9.99
 
Doctor Who Magazine #461
Doctor Who & the Daleks: what playing the Doctor meant to Peter Cushing; more.  
Magazine, 82 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Panini Publishing - 2013 - ISBN: whomag461  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023756 $9.99
 
Doctor Who Magazine #462
Regeneration: Who will be the twelfth Doctor?; more.  
Magazine, 82 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Panini Publishing - 2013 - ISBN: whomag462  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023778 $9.99
 
Fantasy & Science Fiction July / August 2013
New fiction, reviews, more.
    Contents
    Novelets
  • Oh Give Me a Home == Adam Rakunas
  • The Year of the Rat == Chen Qiufan
  • Kormak the Lucky == Eleanor Arnason
  • In the Mountains of Frozen Fire == Rus Wornom
    Short Stories
  • The Color of Sand == K.J. Kabza
  • Half a Conversation Overheard While Inside an Enormous Sentient Slug == Oliver Buckram
  • The Woman Who Married the Snow == Ken Altabef
  • The Miracle Cure == Harvey Jacobs
  • The Heartsmith's Daughter == Harry R. Campion
  • The Nambu Egg == Tim Sullivan
 
Magazine, 258 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Spilogale - 2013 - ISBN: fsfmag0713  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023731 $7.99
 
Fantasy & Science Fiction May / June 2013
New fiction, reviews, more.
    Contents
    Novellas
  • Wormwood Is Also a Star == Andy Stewart
    Novelets
  • Grizzled Veterans of Much and Many == Robert Reed
  • Changes == Rand B. Lee
  • The Woman in the Moon == Albert E. Cowdrey
  • The Bluehole == Dale Bailey
  • Canticle of the Beasts == Bruce McAllister
    Short Stories
  • Bye the Light of the Electronic Moon == Angelica Gorodischer
  • Directions for Crossing Troll Bridge == Alexandra Duncan
  • The Mood Room == Paul Di Filippo
  • Doing Emily == Joe Haldeman
  • Systems of Romance == Ted White
 
Magazine, 258 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Spilogale - 2013 - ISBN: fsfmag0513  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023730 $7.99
 
Locus #629 June 2013
Interviews with Rudy Rucker and Sofia Samatar; Nebula winners; awards info; forthcoming books; industry news, reviews, more.  
Magazine, 74 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Locus Publications - 2013 - ISBN: locus0613  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023690 $7.50
 
Locus #630 July 2013
Interviews with Maria Dahvana Headley and Neil Gaiman; in memoriam: Jack Vance and Iain Banks; Locus Award winners; industry news, reviews, more.  
Magazine, 70 pages, Magazine, 1st Edition  
Locus Publications - 2013 - ISBN: locus0713  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023750 $7.50
Abercrombie, Joe  
Red Country
With the family farm burned and her siblings stolen, Shy South knows she'll have to go back to her bad old ways if she's ever to see them again. She sets off in pursuit with only her cowardly old stepfather for company. But it turns out he's hiding a bloody past of his own. None bloodier. Their journey will force them into an alliance with Nicomo Cosca, a man no one should ever have to trust.  
Novel, 451 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Orbit - 2013 - ISBN: 0316187208 / 9780316187206  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023945 $16.00
Aguirre, Ann  
Dred #1: Perdition
Jael the mercenary may be the most dangerous criminal aboard the prison ship, and his combat skill could give Dred Devos the edge she needs to maintain control over her territory - if he doesn't betray her first.  
Novel, 337 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Ace - 2013 - ISBN: 0425258114 / 9780425258118  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024038 $7.99
Anthony, Piers  
Xanth #36: Luck of the Draw
Summoned to Xanth as part of a wager between the Demons Earth and Xanth, Bryce has left behind his home and family and aged body forever, in exchange for youth and magic and a quest: he must court and marry the unwilling Princess Harmony.  
Novel, 360 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Tor - 2013 - ISBN: 0765366878 / 9780765366870  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024273 $7.99
Arnason, Eleanor  
Big Mama Stories
Five stories featuring members of the colorful tribe of Big Mamas and Big Poppas as they rove through time and space.
    Contents
  • Big Black Mama and Tentacle Man
  • Big Ugly Mama and the ZK
  • Big Green Mama Falls in Love
  • Big Red Mama in Time and Morris, Minnesota
  • Big Brown Mama and Brer Rabbit
  • Afterword


Awards:
♦  2013 Tiptree Award Honor List
 
Collection, Trade Paperback  
Aqueduct - 2013 - ISBN: 1619760290 / 9781619760295  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024957 $16.00
Asher, Neal  
Owners #2: Zero Point
On Earth, where the Committee's network of control is ruined, the ruthless Serene Galahad scrambles to seize command. On Mars, Var Delex fights for the survival of Antares Base. Aboard the Argus Space Station, hurtling toward the red planet, Alan Saul's mind has expanded into the computer network, and he has discovered the ghastly experiments of the Humanoid Unit Development, the possibility of eternal life, and a madman who may hold the keys to interstellar flight.  
Novel, 406 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Night Shade - 2013 - ISBN: 1597804703 / 9781597804707  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022251 $15.99
Bach, Rachel (aka Aaron, Rachel)  
Paradox #1: Fortune's Pawn
Ambitious mercenary Devi Morris just got a job on a space trader that likes to get into trouble and has a reputation for bad luck. One year as security detail on this ship is like five years anywhere else - but one year might be more than even Devi can handle.  
Novel, 320 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Orbit - 2013 - ISBN: 0316221112 / 9780316221115  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022138 $15.00
Ballantyne, Tony  
Dream #1: Dream London
In Dream London, the city changes a little every night, and the people change a little every day. Captain Jim Wedderburn has looks, style, and courage by the bucketful. He's the man to find out who has twisted London into this strange new world. But the towers are growing taller, the parks have hidden themselves away, and the streets form strange new patterns. People are sailing in from new lands down the river, new criminals are emerging in the East End, and a path spirals down to another world. No one is who they seem to be, and Wedderburn is beginning to understand that he's not the man he thought he was.  
Novel, 404 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Solaris - 2013 - ISBN: 1781081743 / 9781781081747  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024484 $8.99
Banks, Iain  
Canal Dreams
A world-famous Japanese cellist who refuses to fly sets out for Europe as passenger on a tanker travelling via the Panama Canal. But Panama's politics are as volatile as the local freedom fighters; the ship is captured, and tension rises.  
Novel, 275 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1989)  
Abacus UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0349139237 / 9780349139234  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024830 $14.95
Banks, Iain  
Espedair Street
At thirty-one, Daniel has been both a brilliant failure and a dull success as a rock star. He's made a lot of mistakes that have paid off, and a lot of smart moves that he regrets. As he contemplates his life, Daniel realizes he has only two problems: the past and the future.  
Novel, 362 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1987)  
Abacus UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0349139253 / 9780349139258  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024831 $14.95
Banks, Iain M.  
Culture: The Hydrogen Sonata
The Gzilt civilization has decided to Sublime, elevating themselves to a new and more complex existence. Amidst the preparations, the Regimental High Command is destroyed, and Cossont is blamed. Now, aided only by a reconditioned android and a suspicious Culture avatar, she must complete the last mission the High Command gave her: find the oldest person in the Culture, who might have some idea what really happened all those millennia ago. Cossont must learn the truth before she's exiled - or killed.  
Novel, 517 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Orbit - 2013 - ISBN: 0316212369 / 9780316212366  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023940 $17.00
Baxter, Stephen  
Northland #2: Bronze Summer
Northland is a society of prosperous, literate, self-sufficient people. For millennia, Northland's Wall has kept the growing empires of the Bronze Age at bay. But a turbulent new age is dawning, because any wall can be breached - particularly from within.  
Novel, 450 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Roc - 2013 - ISBN: 0451414861 / 9780451414861  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024079 $7.99
Bein, Steve  
Fated Blades #1: Daughter of the Sword
Tokyo cop Mariko Oshiro investigates the attempted theft of an old samurai sword, forged by a swordsmith whose blades are rumored to have magical qualities. She is only the latest in a long line of warriors to confront this power, and it threatens to turn against her even as she learns to wield the sword.  
Novel, 442 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 Trade PB  
Roc - 2013 - ISBN: 045141635X / 9780451416353  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024050 $8.99
Bowes, Richard  
The Queen, the Cambion, and Seven Others
Eight stories: modern fairy tales, their fantasy offspring, and their legendary ancestors.
    Contents
  • Seven Smiles and Seven Frowns
  • The Cinnamon Cavalier
  • The Margay's Children
  • The Progress of Solstice and Chance
  • The Lady of Wands
  • The Bear Dresser's Secret
  • Sir Morgravain Speaks of Night Dragons and Other Things
  • The Queen and the Cambion
  • A Secret History of Small Books (afterword)
 
Collection, 141 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Aqueduct - 2013 - ISBN: 1619760282 / 9781619760288  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024962 $12.00
Brett, Peter V.  
Demon Cycle #3: The Daylight War
On the night of the new moon, the demons rise in force, seeking the deaths of two men with the potential to become the fabled Deliverer - Arlen Bales and Ahmann Jardir, once as close as brothers, now bitterest of rivals.  
Novel, 688 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Del Rey - 2013 - ISBN: 0345524152 / 9780345524157  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024707 $8.99
Bujold, Lois McMaster  
Vorkosigan #14: Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
Signed by the author on the title page. Ivan is enjoying his life on Komarr, far from the Byzantine court politics of his home system. But when an old friend in Barrayaran intelligence asks him to protect an attractive young woman who may be on a criminal syndicate's hit list, danger and adventure once again find Captain Vorpatril.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2013 Hugo Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 426 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Baen - 2013 - ISBN: 1451639155 / 9781451639155  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023268 $15.00
Butcher, Jim  
Dresden Files #14: Cold Days
Harry realizes that maybe death wasn't all that bad. Because he is no longer Harry Dresden, Chicago's only professional wizard. He is now Harry Dresden, Winter Knight to Mab, the Queen of Air and Darkness. And her word is his command, no matter what she wants him to do, no matter where she wants him to go - and no matter who she wants him to kill. She wants her newest minion to pull off the impossible: kill an immortal. Harry must gather his friends and allies, prevent the annihilation of countless innocents, and find a way out of his eternal subservience before his newfound powers claim the only thing he has left to call his own: his soul.  
Novel, 614 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Roc - 2013 - ISBN: 045141912X / 9780451419125  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024048 $9.99
Butler, Octavia E. - of interest: Holden, Rebecca J. (editor) / Shawl, Nisi (editor)  
Strange Matings: Science Fiction, Feminism, African American Voices, and Octavia E. Butler
The ground-breaking writer's work is examined in this anthology of scholarly essays, reminiscences and personal essays, poems, correspondence, photographs, and interviews.
    Contents
  • Strange Matings and Their Progeny: A Legacy of Conversations, Thoughts, Writings, and Actions (introduction) == Rebecca J. Holden and Nisi Shawl
  • Excerpt 1 from 'A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler'
    Part One: Patterns of Kinship: On Butler's Patternist Series and Kindred
  • 'I began writing about power because I had so little': The Impact of Octavia Butler's Early Work on Feminist Science Fiction as a Whole (and on One Feminist Science Fiction Scholar in Particular) == Rebecca J. Holden
  • Mary's Children (syfy poem for Octavia) == doris davenport
  • Excerpt 2 from 'A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler'
  • 'Gambling Against History': Queer Kinship and Cruel Optimism in Octavia Butler's Kindred == Susan Knabe and Wendy Gay Pearson
  • Sunday Morning == JT Stewart
  • 'Sun Woman' or 'Wild Seed'? How a Young Feminist Writer Found Alternatives to White Bourgeois Narrative Models in the Early Novels of Octavia Butler == L. Timmel Duchamp
  • The Spirit in the Seed == Luisah Teish
    Part Two: Tendencies Toward Hierarchicalism and the Breakdown of Society: Butler in the 1980s
  • Near and Dear == Steven Barnes
  • Disparate Spirits Yet Kindred Souls: Octavia E. Butler, 'Speech Sounds', and Me == Sandra Y. Govan
  • Excerpt 3 from 'A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler'
  • Positive Impact: Growing (Up) with Octavia E. Butler == Candra K. Gill
  • 'We Get to Live, and So Do They': Octavia Butler's Contact Zones == Thomas Foster
    Part Three: The Parables: Approaching the Millennium with Butler
  • Excerpt 4 from 'A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler'
  • Fun, Fun, Fun == Merrilee Heifetz
  • On Re-reading Parable of the Sower == Kate Schaefer
  • 'A New Fashion in Faith': The Parable Novels in Conversation with Actual Intentional Communities == Lisbeth Gant-Britton
  • The Third Parable == Nisi Shawl
    Part Four: New Media, New Generations, and a New Take on Vampires: Butler in the Twenty-first Century
  • butler.net 8star@qwest == Nnedi Okorafor
  • Exceeding the Human: Power and Vulnerability in Octavia Butler's Fiction == Steven Shaviro
  • On Octavia E. Butler == Tananarive Due
  • From 'Hierarchical Behavior' to Strategic Amnesia: Fledgling as Insight into the Structures of Memory and Forgetting in Octavia Butler's Work == Shari Evans
  • Excerpt 5 from 'A Conversation with Octavia E. Butler'
  • Goodbye My Hero == Benjamin Rosenbaum
  • Annotated Bibliography of Butler's Fiction
  • Biographical Timeline of Butler
  • Bibliography
  • Contributor Biographies
 
Nonfiction, 307 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Aqueduct - 2013 - ISBN: 1619760371 / 9781619760370  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New024954 $20.00
Campbell, Jack (aka Hemry, John G.)  
The Last Full Measure
Mid-1800s: In an America dominated by plantation owners and kept in line by Southern military forces, Professor Joshua Chamberlain becomes part of a daring plan to foment revolution. But they need a leader to inspire the people - they'll have to break Abraham Lincoln out of prison.  
Novella, 98 pages, Hardcover, 1st Trade Edition  
Subterranean - 2013 - ISBN: 1596065680 / 9781596065680  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New023652 $20.00


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