Events

Dec 25
Closed

Dec 26-31
Inventory Reduction Sale

Jan 1
Closed

 
home

Newsletter 105
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Healy, Christopher  
Hero's Guide #2: The Hero's Guide to Storming the Castle
Ages 8 and up. When the Princes Charming - Gustav, Liam, Frederic, and Duncan - discover that an object of power is in danger of falling into any number of wrong hands, they band together once again to stop it from happening. Magical gemstones, bladejaw eels, a mysterious Grey Phantom, and maniacal warlords bent on world domination - it's all in a day's work for the League of Princes.  
Novel, 477 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Harper - 2014 - ISBN: 0062118463 / 9780062118462  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026477 $7.99
Heinlein, Robert A.  
Waldo & Magic, Inc.
Waldo: Their aircraft are crashing at an alarming rate, and no one at North Power-Air can figure out why. Desperate, they turn to Waldo, a crippled genius who lives in a zero-g home in orbit around Earth. But Waldo has little reason to want to help the rest of humanity, until he learns that the solution to Earth's problems also holds the key to his own.

Magic, Inc.: Under the guise of an agency for magicians, Magic, Inc. systematically squeezed out the small independent magicians. But one man stands firm. And with the help of an Oxford-educated African shaman and a little old lady adept at black magic, he is willing to take on the demons of Hell to resolve the problem once and for all.  
Collection, 198 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1940 / 1942)  
Baen - 2014 - ISBN: 1476736359 / 9781476736358  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025980 $14.00
Hendee, Barb  
Mist-Torn Witches #2: Witches in Red
Prince Anton sends the witches north to find out what is transforming the men at a silver mine into vicious beasts that slaughter anyone in sight.  
Novel, 325 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2014 - ISBN: 0451414160 / 9780451414168  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026360 $7.99
Hendricks, Gay / Lindsay, Tinker  
Dharma Detective #3: The Third Rule of Ten
When a housekeeper goes missing, the investigation leads Ten down a dangerous path littered with bodies, untraceable prescription drugs, and human organ trafficking, to the shocking realization that the criminal behind it all is Chaco Morales - who slipped through Ten's hands once before.  
Novel, 316 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Hay House Visions - 2014 - ISBN: 1401941672 / 9781401941673  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026194 $14.95
Herron, Mick  
Slough House #1: Slow Horses
A young man is abducted, and his kidnappers threaten to broadcast his beheading live on the Internet. Is the victim who he first appears to be? How are the kidnappers connected with a disgraced journalist? The disgraced MI5 agents of London's Slough House look for answers.  
Novel, 329 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2010 HC  
Soho Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 1616954167 / 9781616954161  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025605 $9.99
Herron, Mick  
Slough House #2: Dead Lions
When a Cold War-era spy is found dead on a bus outside Oxford, far from his usual haunts, the irascible Jackson Lamb is convinced the man was murdered. As the disgraced MI5 agents of Slough House dig into the case, they uncover a tangle of Cold War secrets leading back to Alexander Popov, who is either a Soviet bogeyman, or the most dangerous man in the world.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2013 UK Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger (Best Novel)

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 347 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Soho Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 1616953675 / 9781616953676  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025604 $14.95
Holyoke, Polly  
Neptune #1: The Neptune Project
Ages 10 and up. Nere has never understood why she feels so much more comfortable in water than on land, until she learns that she has been genetically altered to survive in the ocean. The kids of the Neptune Project will be able to build a better future under the sea, safe from their country's famines, wars, and harsh laws. But to reach the Neptune colony, Nere and her fellow mutates must swim through dangerous waters, relying on their wits, dolphins, and each other to evade undersea creatures - and a government that will stop at nothing to capture them dead or alive.  
Novel, 341 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Disney - 2014 - ISBN: 1423159799 / 9781423159797  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026299 $7.99
Hughes, Alex  
Mindspace #3: Marked
After being kicked out, Adam never expected to set foot inside the Telepath's Guild headquarters again, but they need his help - a strange madness is slowly spreading through the Guild, putting the entire world at risk.  
Novel, 337 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2014 - ISBN: 0451466934 / 9780451466938  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025523 $7.99
Hughes, Mary Ellen  
Pickled & Preserved #1: The Pickled Piper
Piper Lamb, proprietor of a small-town pickle and preserves shop, is promoting her new business at the town fair. Things turn sour when a bagpiper turns up dead in her pickle barrel, and her boyfriend becomes a suspect.  
Novel, 295 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 0425262456 / 9780425262450  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026371 $7.99
Hulick, Douglas  
Tale of the Kin #2: Sworn in Steel
Signed by the author on the title page. Drothe is the newest Gray Prince in the underworld - and he's just been framed for the murder of a fellow crime lord. On the run, Drothe must travel to Djan to find the only person who can clear his name - a friend he betrayed.  
Novel, 499 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2014 - ISBN: 0451464478 / 9780451464477  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New020405 $7.99
Hunter, Erin  
Warriors: Dawn of the Clans #1: The Sun Trail
Ages 10 and up. First in a prequel story arc revealing the origins of the four Clans.  
Novel, 335 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Harper - 2014 - ISBN: 0062063480 / 9780062063489  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025272 $6.99
Hunter, Stephen  
Bob Lee Swagger #09: Sniper's Honor
Signed by the author on the title page. Swagger uncovers why World War II's greatest sniper was erased from history - and why her disappearance still matters today.  
Novel, 414 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Simon & Schuster - 2014 - ISBN: 1451640218 / 9781451640212  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026040 $27.99
Iles, Greg  
Penn Cage #4: Natchez Burning
Publisher's signed edition with custom signature page tipped in; 'Signed First Edition' sticker on front of jacket. Dr. Tom Cage is accused of murdering Viola Turner, a black nurse he worked with in the early 1960s. Every effort to defend his father unearths secrets from the past, leading Penn to a conspiracy involving a vicious KKK crew headed by one of Mississippi's wealthiest and most powerful men, and to a truth that will forever alter his perception of both his father and himself.

Awards:
♦  Shortlisted for the 2014 UK Crime Writers' Association Steel Dagger (Best Thriller)
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Thriller Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 788 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
William Morrow - 2014 - ISBN: 0062311077 / 9780062311078  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026469 $27.99
Jaffarian, Sue Ann  
Ghost of Granny Apples #4: Ghost of a Gamble
Spiritual medium Emma Whitecastle and the ghost of Granny Apples head for Las Vegas, where a former showgirl is being haunted by a dead hoodlum. When an aging mobster is found dead and the showgirl goes missing, Emma and Granny decide to go all in on finding the killer.  
Novel, 296 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2014 - ISBN: 0425262170 / 9780425262177  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025507 $7.99
Jance, J.A.  
J.P. Beaumont #21: Second Watch
Plus bonus novella 'Ring in the Dead', featuring Beaumont as a rookie. After having surgery, a series of dreams takes Beau back to his early days as a Seattle cop, and then to his days in Vietnam. Are they drug-induced hallucinations? He isn't so sure. And when tugging on those threads from long ago leads to present-day murders, his suspicions are confirmed.  
Novel, 452 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Harper - 2014 - ISBN: 006213468X / 9780062134684  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026458 $9.99
Jardine, Quintin  
Bob Skinner #22: Funeral Note
After a tip-off, a man's body is exhumed from a shallow grave in Edinburgh. He died of natural causes - case closed? Chief Constable Skinner and his people keep investigating. Who was the man, and who buried him? Meanwhile, an investigation is launched into corruption within the force, and Skinner's marriage is headed for the rocks.  
Novel, 462 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Headline UK - 2013 - ISBN: 0755356977 / 9780755356973  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025937 $12.95
Jardine, Quintin  
Bob Skinner #23: Pray for the Dying
The killing was an expert hit at a public event. The shooters are dead, too, killed at the scene. It's up to Edinburgh Chief Constable Bob Skinner to figure out who sent them. The trail leads to London, where national issues compromise the hunt. Skinner has to rattle the bars of the most formidable cage in the country, and go up against its leading power brokers.  
Novel, 408 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Headline UK - 2014 - ISBN: 0755357000 / 9780755357000  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026599 $14.95
Jecks, Michael  
Knights Templar Prequel: Templar's Acre
The Holy Land, 1291: After decades of war, the Muslims have pushed back the Crusader forces until only one city remains under Crusader control. Acre must be defended at all costs. Baldwin de Furnshill has just arrived, a frightened boy on the run from a dark past. He has never seen battle, but he has no choice but to stay and fight.  
Novel, 553 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC/Trade PB  
Simon & Schuster UK - 2014 - ISBN: 0857205196 / 9780857205193  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026600 $14.95
Joel, Maggie  
The Past and Other Lies
Nothing poisons the present like lies from the past. Charlotte and Jennifer have a history of amusing misunderstandings about attempted suicide. Their granny Bertha is wrapped in memories of 1920s London, when she and her sister brought new meaning to betrayal. And Bertha's daughter Deirdre is shaped by the night a Nazi bomb destroyed the entire street, and uncovered one of those poisonous lies.  
Novel, 395 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Felony & Mayhem - 2013 - ISBN: 1937384756 / 9781937384753  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New022867 $14.95
Johnson, Craig  
Walt Longmire #09: A Serpent's Tooth
Signed by the author on the title page. Cord Lynear, a Mormon 'lost boy', is back in Absaroka County to search for his missing mother, but clues are scarce. Sheriff Longmire, Deputy Victoria Moretti, and Henry Standing Bear embark on a high plains scavenger hunt in hopes of reuniting mother and son. The trail leads them to an interstate polygamy group with a stockpile of weapons.  
Novel, 335 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Penguin - 2014 - ISBN: 014312546X / 9780143125464  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026338 $15.00
Johnson, Kij (editor)  
Nebula Awards Showcase 2014
Some of the short fiction nominated for the awards, plus excerpts from the winning novels.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Kij Johnson
  • About The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America
  • About the Nebula Awards
  • 2012 Nebula Awards Final Ballot
  • Immersion == Aliette de Bodard (Best Short Story winner)
  • Close Encounters == Andy Duncan (Best Novelette winner)
  • After the Fall, Before the Fall, During the Fall == Nancy Kress (Best Novella winner)
  • 2312 (excerpt) == Kim Stanley Robinson (Best Novel winner)
  • The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species == Ken Liu (Best Short Story finalist)
  • Fair Coin (excerpt) == E.C. Myers (Andre Norton Award winner)
  • Five Ways to Fall in Love on Planet Porcelain == Cat Rambo (Best Short Story finalist)
  • About the Damon Knight Grand Master Award
  • Gene Wolfe (essay) == Michael Dirda
  • How to Read Gene Wolfe (essay) == Neil Gaiman
  • Christmas Inn == Gene Wolfe (Damon Knight Memorial Grand Master)
  • About the Rhysling Awards
  • The Library, After == Shira Lipkin (Rhysling Award winner, Best Short Poem)
  • The Curator Speaks in the Department of Dead Languages == Megan Arkenberg (Rhysling Award winner, Best Long Poem)
  • Blue Rose Buddha == Marge Simon (Dwarf Stars Award winner)
  • Past Nebula Award Winners
  • Acknowledgments
  • About the Editor
 
Anthology, 297 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
PYR - 2014 - ISBN: 1616149019 / 9781616149017  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026525 $18.00
Jones, Diana Wynne  
Earwig and the Witch
Ages 8 and up. Disguised as foster parents, Bella Yaga and the Mandrake arrive at the orphanage, and whisk young Earwig off to their mysterious house. Most children would run in terror from a house full of invisible rooms, potions, and spell books, with magic around every corner, but not the clever and intrepid Earwig. With a lot of help from a talking cat, she decides to show the witch who's boss.  
Novel, 117 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2012 HC  
Greenwillow - 2014 - ISBN: 0062075136 / 9780062075130  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026474 $5.99
Jungstedt, Mari  
Anders Knutas #5: The Dead of Summer
With Anders Knutas on vacation, assistant commissioner Karin Jacobsson must lead the investigation into the murder of a young father on a Gotland beach.  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Stockholm Text - 2013 - ISBN: 9187173980 / 9789187173981  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025173 $14.95
Karlen, Neal  
Augie's Secrets: The Minneapolis Mob and the King of the Hennepin Strip
Karlen, Augie Ratner's great-nephew, reveals the seamy underside of Minneapolis in the 1940s and 1950s. Jewish mobsters controlled the liquor trade, invented the point spread in sports betting, and ran national sports gambling operations. Even after Mayor Hubert H. Humphrey supposedly cleaned up the town, organized crime quietly flourished. And Augie was at the center, observing it all.  
Nonfiction, 210 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Minnesota Historical Society - 2014 - ISBN: 0873519329 / 9780873519328  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New026408 $16.95
Kashina, Anna  
Majat Code #1: Blades of the Old Empire
Kara is an elite mercenary, a member of the Majat Guild. When her contract with Prince Kythar ends, he accompanies her to the Guild to negotiate her continued service. But the Kaddim, his enemies, have already paid the Guild to engage her services. Their task for her? Capture the prince and hand him over to them.  
Novel, 476 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Angry Robot - 2014 - ISBN: 0857664123 / 9780857664129  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New025690 $7.99


Contact Us Privacy Credits

2002 Copyright Uncle Hugo's Science Fiction Bookstore