Events

Uncle Edgar's is hiring!
[More info]

September 3
Closed

 
home

Newsletter 114
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Hammet, Dashiell - of interest: Cline, Sally  
Dashiell Hammett: Man of Mystery
Cline uses fresh research, including interviews with Hammett's family, to reexamine the life and works of the writer who changed the face of crime fiction.  
Nonfiction, 236 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2014 HC  
Arcade - 2016 - ISBN: 1628726105 / 9781628726107  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035022 $16.99
Hanff, Helene  
The Duchess of Bloomsbury Street
 
Nonfiction, 144 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1973)  
Harper Perennial - 2016 - ISBN: 006244218X / 9780062442185  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034384 $14.99
Harper, Steven (aka Piziks, Steven)  
Blood & Iron #3: Bone War
The evil elf queen has captured one of the Fates, and only Danr the half-troll can rescue her, but to do it he'll need the fabled Bone Sword.  
Novel, 366 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2016 - ISBN: 0451468481 / 9780451468482  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035170 $7.99
Harris, Joanne M.  
The Gospel of Loki
The tale of the rise and fall of the Norse gods, as recounted by the trickster Loki.  
Novel, 280 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Saga - 2016 - ISBN: 1481449478 / 9781481449472  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034943 $15.99
Hart, Elsa  
Li Du #1: Jade Dragon Mountain
1708: Exiled librarian Li Du arrives in a town near the Tibetan border, and finds it teaming with travelers, soldiers, and merchants, all come to witness an eclipse of the sun commanded by China's Emperor. When a Jesuit astronomer is found murdered in the local magistrate's home, Tibetan bandits are blamed, but Li Du suspects otherwise and sets out to discover the truth.  
Novel, 321 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250072336 / 9781250072337  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034822 $15.99
Hart, Rob  
Ash McKenna #1: New Yorked
When the woman Ash loves leaves him a voicemail looking for help, he doesn't get it until two hours after her body is found. Now Ash is hunting for her killer with the grace of a wrecking ball, running afoul of a drag queen crime lord, and stumbling into a hardboiled role playing game that might be connected to a hipster turf war.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Anthony Award for Best First Novel
 
Novel, 291 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Polis - 2016 - ISBN: 1940610400 / 9781940610405  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035308 $14.95
Hatke, Ben  
Nobody Likes a Goblin
Ages 4 and up. Full color. Goblin lives in a cozy, rat-infested dungeon with his friend Skeleton. When adventurers burst in, steal all the treasure, and make off with Skeleton, it's up to Goblin to save the day.  
Picture Book, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
First Second - 2016 - ISBN: 1626720819 / 9781626720817  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034834 $17.99
Hatton, Jackie  
Flesh & Wires
Following an attempted alien invasion, the world left is sparsely populated with psychologically scarred survivors, some of them technologically-enhanced women. Lo, leader of a small safe haven, finds their technological enhancements put to the test when a spaceship arrives bearing two men with both wonderful and terrifying news. Is this the beginning of a new era of reconstruction, or the start of a new battle for survival?  
Novel, 327 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Aqueduct - 2015 - ISBN: 1619760851 / 9781619760851  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034432 $19.00
Head, Cheryl A.  
Charlie Mack #1: Bury Me When I'm Dead
When the search for a missing person leads Detroit PI Charlie Mack and her team to Birmingham, Alabama, what looked like a routine case turns into a complex chase for answers involving shady locals and a southern patriarch with dark secrets dating back decades.  
Novel, 284 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Bywater - 2016 - ISBN: 1612940676 / 9781612940670  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034325 $15.95
Hearn, Lian  
Tale of Shikanoko #2: Autumn Princess, Dragon Child
Shikanoko has been humbled, and his destiny has become clouded. The Autumn Princess and the boy who is the true emperor are fugitives. A new generation of the Old People is born: the Spider Tribe, not quite human, not quite demons. One clan is in retreat, the other holds the capital, and natural disasters follow one upon another. Will Heaven ever be placated?  
Novel, 267 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Farrar, Straus and Giroux - 2016 - ISBN: 0374536325 / 9780374536329  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034799 $14.00
Hechtman, Betty  
Yarn Retreat #4: Gone with the Wool
Casey is helping out with the local monarch butterfly festival. When the festival queen is found with a knife in her back, can Casey find the killer? Includes patterns.  
Novel, 290 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425282678 / 9780425282670  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035262 $7.99
Heckel, Jack  
Charming Tales #3: The Pitchfork of Destiny
Volthraxus, the Great Dragon of the North, returns to Royaume looking for the love of his life, the Great Wyrm of the South. When he discovers his love was slain by newly crowned King Will, he seeks his revenge by kidnapping Rapunzel. Will teams up with Edward Charming, but as the two set off after the dragon, Charming's bride falls into the clutches of a sorcerer with his own plans for Royaume.  
Novel, 386 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Later Printing  
Harper Voyager - 2016 - ISBN: 0062359320 / 9780062359322  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034988 $6.99
Herriman, Nancy  
Celia Davies #2: No Pity for the Dead
San Franciso, 1867: When Owen, an orphan Celia has befriended, finds a dead body in the basement of the office he works at, Celia turns to detective Nick Greaves for help.  
Novel, 356 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Obsidian - 2016 - ISBN: 0451474902 / 9780451474902  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035229 $15.00
Hesse, Jennifer David  
Wiccan Wheel #1: Midsummer Night's Mischief
A client's family blames attorney Keli Milanni for the loss of a Shakespearean heirloom worth millions, and Keli's career may be on the line. Good thing she has her private practice as a Wiccan to fall back on. With a Renaissance Faire and a literary convention in town, there are plenty of suspicious characters around, and Keli decides to tap into her unique skills to crack the case.  
Novel, 342 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Kensington - 2016 - ISBN: 1496704924 / 9781496704924  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035275 $7.99
Higgins, C.A.  
Lightless #1: Lightless
Serving aboard an experimental military spacecraft launched by the ruthless group that rules Earth's solar system, Althea has established an intense bond with the ship's electronic systems, which speak more deeply to her analytical mind than human feelings do. When saboteurs invade the ship, as the ship's systems begin to malfunction, it falls to Althea to penetrate a captured saboteur's layers of intrigue and deception before all is lost.  
Novel, 288 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Del Rey - 2016 - ISBN: 0553394444 / 9780553394443  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035129 $15.00
Hite, Kenneth / Bauman, Kennon  
The Cthulhu Wars: The United States' Battles Against the Mythos
The bone-chilling full story of the secret war, from the Patriots' raid on necromancer Joseph Curwen to the Special Forces' assault on Leng in 2007.  
Novel, 80 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Osprey - 2016 - ISBN: 1472807871 / 9781472807878  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New031738 $18.95
Hobb, Robin (aka Lindholm, Megan)  
Fitz & the Fool #2: Fool's Quest
The Fool is near death, maimed by mysterious figures whose plans for world domination hinge upon the powers the Fool may share with Fitz's daughter. Distracted by the Fool's perilous health, and swept up against his will in the intrigues of the royal court, Fitz lets down his guard - and in a horrible instant, his world is undone, his daughter stolen by those who would use her as a weapon. But Fitz is not without weapons of his own.  
Novel, 752 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Del Rey - 2016 - ISBN: 0553392948 / 9780553392944  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035171 $8.99
Holm, Chris  
Michael Hendricks #1: The Killing Kind
Once a covert operative, now Michael Hendricks kills people for money, but he only hits other hitmen. He'll make sure whoever is coming for you winds up in the ground instead. Not a bad way for a guy with his skill-set to make a living, until he winds up a target himself.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2016 Anthony Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 306 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Little, Brown Mulholland - 2016 - ISBN: 0316259527 / 9780316259521  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035307 $15.99
Holmen, Martin  
Harry Kvist #1: Clinch
1930s Stockholm: After lowlife debt collector Harry Kvist pays a threatening visit to a debtor, he finds himself suspected of murder when the man is found dead. Kvist sets out to track down the only person who can clear his name.  
Novel, 316 pages, Trade Paperback  
Pushkin Vertigo - 2016 - ISBN: 1782271929 / 9781782271925  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035217 $14.95
Holmes, Julianne  
Clock Shop #2: Clock and Dagger
After Ruth discovers a competitor's dead body, the local residents chime in with theories about the crime. Ruth is determined to see that the killer serves time.  
Novel, 292 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Berkley Prime Crime - 2016 - ISBN: 0425275531 / 9780425275535  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035280 $7.99
Honoel  
Mystical Cats in Secret Places Coloring Book
Over eighty lavish illustrations of fantastical felines as they prowl, frolic, and nap in all manner of mysterious and whimsical locations.  
Activity Book, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Waves of Color - 2016 - ISBN: 1626923957 / 9781626923959  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034801 $13.95
Horton, Rich (editor)  
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2016
Thirty of the best stories of 2015.
    Contents
  • Introduction
  • Mutability == Ray Nayler
  • And You Shall Know Her by the Trail of Dead == Brooke Bolander
  • Cat Pictures Please == Naomi Kritzer
  • Capitalism in the 22nd Century, or Air == Geoff Ryman
  • The Long Goodnight of Violet Wild == Catherynne M. Valente
  • My Last Bringback == John Barnes
  • Please Undo This Hurt == Seth Dickinson
  • Time Bomb Time == C.C. Finlay
  • The Graphology of Hemorrhage == Yoon Ha Lee
  • The Game of Smash and Recovery == Kelly Link
  • Acres of Perhaps == Will Ludwigsen
  • Little Sisters == Vonda N. McIntyre
  • Folding Beijing == Hao Jingfang
  • Today I Am Paul == Martin L. Shoemaker
  • The King in the Cathedral == Rich Larson
  • Drones == Simon Ings
  • The Karen Joy Fowler Book Club == Nike Sulway
  • Endless Forms Most Beautiful == Alvaro Zinos-Amaro
  • This Evening's Performance == Genevieve Valentine
  • Consolation == John Kessel
  • The Heart's Filthy Lesson == Elizabeth Bear
  • The Daughters of John Demetrius == Joe Pitkin
  • Unearthly Landscape by a Lady == Rebecca Campbell
  • The Astrakhan, the Homburg, and the Red, Red Coal == Chaz Brenchley
  • Hello, Hello == Seanan McGuire
  • Twelve and Tag == Gregory Norman Bossert
  • The Deepwater Bride == Tamsyn Muir
  • Botanica Veneris: Thirteen Papercuts by Idea Countess Rathagan == Ian McDonald
  • Asymptotic == Andy Dudak
  • The Two Paupers == C.S.E. Cooney
  • Biographies
  • Recommended Reading
  • Publication History
  • About the Editor
 
Anthology, 575 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Prime - 2016 - ISBN: 160701470X / 9781607014706  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035038 $19.95
Hough, Jason M.  
Zero World
Plus novella 'The Dire Earth', set years before the events of The Darwin Elevator. A spaceship that vanished years ago has been found, along with the bodies of its murdered crew - all but one. Technologically enhanced superspy Peter Caswell's mission is to find the missing crew member, who fled through a mysterious doorway, beyond which lies a world that seems to be Earth's twin. Peter must track his quarry alone on an alien world.  
Novel, 550 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Del Rey - 2016 - ISBN: 0553391283 / 9780553391282  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035135 $9.99
Housewright, David  
Mac McKenzie #13: Stealing the Countess
Signed by the author on the title page. Unlicensed PI Mac McKenzie is brought in to recover a stolen Stradivarius, but no one except the violinist who has been playing it seems to want it found.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 29th Annual Minnesota Book Award for Genre Fiction
 
Novel, 294 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
St. Martin's Minotaur - 2016 - ISBN: 1250049660 / 9781250049667  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New034806 $25.99
Houston, Victoria  
Loon Lake #16: Dead Loudmouth
When a horrific accident at a local gentleman's club turns out to be double homicide, police chief Lew Ferris and her friend Doc Osborne investigate.  
Novel, 203 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition (simultaneous HC)  
Tyrus - 2016 - ISBN: 1440568448 / 9781440568442  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035059 $16.99


Contact Us Privacy Credits

2002 Copyright Uncle Hugo's Science Fiction Bookstore