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Uncle Hugo's Newsletter 110
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author

Wexler, Django  
Shadow Campaigns #2: The Shadow Throne
Raesinia is determined to find a way to break herself and her country out of Duke Orlanko's iron grip. She finds unlikely allies in returning war hero Janus and his loyal deputies Marcus and Winter, who intend to protect the kingdom with every power they can command, earthly or otherwise.  
Novel, 600 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Roc - 2015 - ISBN: 0451418077 / 9780451418074  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030761 $7.99
Wrede, Patricia C. / Dean, Pamela  
Points of Departure
Eleven fantasy stories (nine reprints, two originals) set in the city of Liavek, on the southern shore of the Sea of Luck. A god is trapped in the body of a squirrel, a play has the potential to incite a riot and change a nation, and a family is coming apart at the seams - and going to enormous lengths to stitch itself back together.
  • Introduction
  • Rikiki and the Wizard: A S'Rian Folktale
    Liavek, year 3317
  • Ancient Curses
  • The Green Cat
    Liavek, year 3318
  • Of Fish and Fools
  • Two Houses in Saltigos
    Liavek, year 3319
  • Paint the Meadows with Delight
  • Shards
    Liavek, year 3320
  • The Last Part of the Tragical History of Acrilat
  • Mad God
    Liavek, Festival Week, 3320-21
  • A Necessary End
  • The Levar's Night Out
Collection, 362 pages, Trade Paperback, Print on Demand  
Diversion - 2015 - ISBN: 1626815550 / 9781626815551  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031869 $17.95
Yancey, Rick  
Will Henry #3: The Isle of Blood
Ages 14 and up. Dr. Warthrop and his new assistant Arkwright go hunting for 'the Holy Grail of Monstrumology', leaving Will in New York to enjoy normal life with a real family. But when Arkwright returns, claiming the doctor is dead, Will is not convinced. His search for the truth takes him to Socotra, where human beings are used to make nests and blood rains from the sky.  
Novel, 538 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2011 HC  
Saga - 2015 - ISBN: 1481425501 / 9781481425506  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031502 $8.99
Yancey, Rick  
Will Henry #4: The Final Descent
Ages 14 and up. When Dr. Warthrop fears that Will's loyalties may be shifting, he turns on Will with a fury, determined to reclaim his fourteen-year-old apprentice's devotion. And so Will must face one of the most horrific creatures of his monstrumology career - and he must face it alone.  
Novel, 310 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2013 HC  
Saga - 2015 - ISBN: 148142551X / 9781481425513  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031503 $7.99
Zimm, John (editor)  
Blue Men and River Monsters
Stories, legends, songs, and traditional knowledge of Wisconsin's Norwegian and Swiss immigrants, Native American elders and storytellers, and homesteaders and pioneers, collected in the 1930s as part of the Federal Writers' Program.
  • Foreword == Michael Edmonds
  • Preface
    Myths and Legends
  • Elves, Bluemen, and Other Mythical Creatures
  • Ghosts
  • Witches, Wizards, and the Spells They Cast
  • Medicine Men and Supernatural Cures
  • Animal Stories
  • Prophecies, Dreams, and Supernatural Gifts
    Local History
  • Notable Places and People
  • Pioneers and Homesteaders
  • Town and Village STories
  • Mayhem and Adventure
  • Circus Tales
  • Lumberjack Lore
  • Characters
    Daily Life and Customs
  • Daily Life
  • Food and Festivals
  • Land and law
  • Marriage and Family
  • Index
Anthology, 264 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Wisconsin Historical Society - 2014 - ISBN: 0870206702 / 9780870206702  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031315 $18.95

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