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


 
 
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #05: No Such Thing as Ghosts
Ages 8 and up. Two-color illustrations throughout. Danny Dragonbreath is not the kid who scores the most Halloween candy, but if you ever get trapped in a haunted house with a maniacal clown and a hungry ghost, Danny will stand tall in the face of danger!  
Novel, 201 pages, Hardcover, Later Printing  
Dial - 2011 - ISBN: 0803735278 / 9780803735279  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031391 $12.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #06: Revenge of the Horned Bunnies
Ages 8 and up. Two-color illustrations throughout. Danny Dragonbreath is every camp counselor's worst nightmare, but if you ever find yourself locked up by a diabolical jackalope-napper, Danny will ride to the rescue!  
Novel, 197 pages, Hardcover, Later Printing  
Dial - 2012 - ISBN: 0803736770 / 9780803736771  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031392 $12.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #07: When Fairies Go Bad
Ages 8 and up. Two-color illustrations throughout. Danny Dragonbreath is not the most coordinated kid in town, but if your mom is ever kidnapped by a spoon-obsessed evil fairy king, call Danny - he'll show up with spoons to save the day!  
Novel, 204 pages, Hardcover, Later Printing  
Dial - 2012 - ISBN: 0803736789 / 9780803736788  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031393 $12.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #08: Nightmare of the Iguana
Ages 8 and up. Two-color illustrations throughout. Danny Dragonbreath is not great at staying up all night, and he isn't into mushy stuff, but if you find yourself plagued by nightmares of monster bullies and torturous health food, he will leap to the rescue!  
Novel, 203 pages, Hardcover, Later Printing  
Dial - 2013 - ISBN: 0803738463 / 9780803738461  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031394 $12.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #09: The Case of the Toxic Mutants
Ages 8 and up. Two-color illustrations throughout. Danny Dragonbreath may not be as book-smart as his nerdy best friend Wendell, but if you need someone to investigate mutants, toxic sludge, and giant missing dentures, Danny will boldly go where no detective has gone before!  
Novel, 202 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Dial - 2013 - ISBN: 0803738471 / 9780803738478  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031395 $12.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Dragonbreath #10: Knight-Napped!
Ages 8 and up. Two-color illustrations throughout. Danny Dragonbreath is definitely not the biggest guy at school, but if a knight dares to pick on his family, he will suit up and joust for their honor!  
Novel, 203 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Dial - 2015 - ISBN: 0803738498 / 9780803738492  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031396 $12.99
Vernon, Ursula  
Hamster Princess #1: Harriet the Invincible
Ages 8 and up. Harriet is not great at trailing around the palace looking ethereal. She finds royal life rather dull. Her parents tell her of a curse placed on her at birth, dooming her to prick her finger on a hamster wheel when she's twelve and fall into a deep sleep. For Harriet, this is great news - it means she's invincible until she's twelve! And so begins a life of adventure - until her twelfth birthday arrives and the curse manifests in a most unexpected way.

Recommended by Elizabeth  
Novel, 247 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Dial - 2015 - ISBN: 0803739834 / 9780803739833  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New031218 $12.99
Von Harbou, Thea  
Metropolis
Written by the screenwriter of the iconic 1927 film, this novel expands upon director Fritz Lang's masterpiece. This city of the future encompasses two worlds: that of the hedonistic ruling class and that of a segregated subculture, toilers in a mechanized underworld who labor to provide the rich with their pleasures. When a charismatic leader arises, she seeks a savior to unite the disparate social orders.  
Novel, 215 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1927)  
Dover - 2015 - ISBN: 0486795675 / 9780486795676  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031880 $8.95
Walton, Jo  
Thessaly #2: The Philosopher Kings
Set twenty years after The Just City. Unhinged with grief after a tragic loss, Pythias/Apollo goes sailing into the mysterious Eastern Mediterranean. What Apollo, his daughter Arete, and the rest of the expedition discover will change everything.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature (entire series)
 
Novel, 345 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2015 - ISBN: 0765332671 / 9780765332677  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031040 $25.99
Ward, Dayton  
Star Trek: The Next Generation: Armageddon's Arrow
Dispatched to a region charted only by unmanned probes, Captain Picard and his crew find a massive alien vessel that has been adrift for decades, and their sensors detect alien life in suspended animation.  
Novel, 387 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pocket - 2015 - ISBN: 1476782695 / 9781476782690  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031497 $7.99
Watts, Peter  
Blindsight #2: Echopraxia
Daniel Bruks is a field biologist in a world where biology has turned computational, a cat's-paw used by terrorists to kill thousands. Now he's trapped on a ship bound for the center of the solar system. To his left is a grief-stricken soldier, obsessed by whispered messages from a dead son. To his right is a pilot who hasn't yet found the man she's sworn to kill on sight. A vampire and its zombie bodyguards lurk in the shadows. Rapture-stricken monks are taking them all to meet with 'The Angels of the Asteroids'. Their pilgrimage brings Dan Bruks face-to-face with the biggest evolutionary breakpoint since the origin of thought itself.  
Novel, 383 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Tor - 2015 - ISBN: 0765328038 / 9780765328038  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031060 $16.99
Weeks, Brent  
Lightbringer #3: The Broken Eye
As the old gods awaken and satrapies splinter, the Chromeria races to find the only man who can still end a civil war. But Gavin Guile has been enslaved on a pirate galley. Worse still, he can't use magic at all. Without the protection of his father, Kip Guile will have to use all his wits to survive a secret war between noble houses, religious factions, rebels, and an ascendant order of assassins.  
Novel, 813 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Orbit - 2015 - ISBN: 0316058963 / 9780316058964  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031259 $16.99
Wells, Dan  
John Wayne Cleaver #4: The Devil's Only Friend
John Wayne Cleaver now works for a secret government team, using his gift to hunt and kill as many monsters as he can. But the monsters have noticed, and the quiet game of cat and mouse is about to erupt into supernatural war.  
Novel, 304 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Tor - 2015 - ISBN: 0765380676 / 9780765380678  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031036 $14.99
Wells, Martha  
Raksura: Stories of the Raksura Volume 2
Moon, Jade, and other favorites from the Indigo Cloud Court return in two new novellas.

The Dead City: A tale of Moon before he came to the Indigo Court. Fleeing the ruins of Saraseil, a groundling city destroyed by the Fell, Moon flies right into another potential disaster as a friendly caravanserai finds itself under attack by a strange force.

The Dark Earth Below: Moon and Jade face their biggest adventure yet: their first clutch. As Moon tries to prepare for fatherhood, members of the Kek village in the colony tree's roots go missing. But searching for them only leads to more mysteries as the court is stalked by an unknown enemy.  
Collection, 216 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Night Shade - 2015 - ISBN: 1597805378 / 9781597805377  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030561 $15.99
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.
    Contents
  • 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
Yolen, Jane  
A Plague of Unicorns
Ages 8 and up. Based on her short story 'An Infestation of Unicorns'. Cranford Abbey is falling into disrepair. Abbot Aelian plans to save it using his family recipe for golden apple cider, but there's one obstacle: a herd of unicorns that feast on the golden apples.  
Novel, 186 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Zonderkidz - 2014 - ISBN: 0310746485 / 9780310746485  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031369 $15.99
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.
    Contents
  • 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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