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Uncle Hugo's Newsletter 115
Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Lin, Grace  
When the Sea Turned to Silver
Ages 8 and up. Pinmei's grandmother is the village's most exciting storyteller. Now she's been kidnapped by the Emperor's soldiers. Pinmei and her friend Yishan face obstacles usually found only in legends as they set out to save her by finding the Luminous Stone that Lights the Night.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 National Book Award for Young People's Literature
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children's Literature
 
Novel, 373 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Little, Brown - 2016 - ISBN: 031612592X / 9780316125925  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035451 $18.99
Lindsey, Erin (aka Tettensor, E.L.)  
Bloodbound #3: The Bloodsworn
King Erik, in thrall to a bloodbinder, is locked away in his own palace, plotting revenge. To save him, Lady Alix must journey behind enemy lines to destroy the bloodbinder. Meanwhile, Liam must run a country at war while Rig fights a losing battle on the front lines. If any of them fail, Alden could be lost.

Recommended by Don  
Novel, 338 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Ace - 2016 - ISBN: 0425276309 / 9780425276303  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035690 $7.99
Liu, Ken  
The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories
All of his award-winning and award-finalist short fiction to date, plus a brand new story.
    Contents
  • Preface
  • The Bookmaking Habits of Select Species
  • State Change
  • The Perfect Match
  • Good Hunting
  • The Literomancer
  • Simulacrum
  • The Regular
  • The Paper Menagerie
  • An Advanced Readers' Picture Book of Comparative Cognition
  • The Waves
  • Mono no aware
  • All the Flavors
  • A Brief History of the Trans-Pacific Tunnel
  • The Litigation Master and the Monkey King
  • The Man Who Ended History: A Documentary


Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 World Fantasy Award for Best Collection
 
Collection, 450 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Saga - 2016 - ISBN: 148142436X / 9781481424363  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036128 $15.99
Liu, Ken (editor)  
Invisible Planets
Thirteen contemporary Chinese sf stories, translated by Ken Liu, plus three essays about Chinese sf by Chinese authors.  
Anthology, 383 pages, Hardcover, Later Printing  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765384191 / 9780765384195  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035808 $24.99
Livingston, Michael  
Shards of Heaven #1: The Shards of Heaven
Julius Caesar is dead, and Rome has been torn in two. Juba, Numidian prince and Octavian's adopted brother, embarks on a ruthless quest for the Shards of Heaven, lost treasures said to possess the very power of the gods - or the One God. Caught up in the hunt are two exiled legionnaires, a Greek librarian of uncertain loyalties, and Cleopatra's young daughter.  
Novel, 414 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765380323 / 9780765380326  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035845 $15.99
Livingston, Michael  
Shards of Heaven #2: The Gates of Hell
After Egypt is defeated, Augustus Caesar goes to war with the Cantabrians in northern Spain. Juba and his wife are summoned there, only to learn that Caesar wants Juba so he can use the Trident of Poseidon to destroy his enemies. Treachery abounds, and the choices made may change the very fabric of the known world.  
Novel, 382 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765380331 / 9780765380333  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035820 $27.99
Lovecraft,H.P. - of interest: Poole, W. Scott  
In the Mountains of Madness
Interweaves a biography of the iconic horror writer with an exploration of Lovecraft as a phenomenon, aiming to explain this reclusive figure and place him and his work in a cultural context, while also challenging some of the general views held by Lovecraft's devotees.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Stoker Award for Best Nonfiction
 
Nonfiction, 232 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Soft Skull - 2016 - ISBN: 1593766475 / 9781593766474  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035605 $17.95
Mann, George  
Warhammer 40,000: Legends of the Dark Millennium: Sons of Corax
The Raven Guard fight their battles with stealth and speed, appearing behind enemy lines and striking without mercy or restraint. But they are not alone in their battle against the pestilent forces of Nurgle; the Brazen Minotaurs are aiding them in their mission. Can the two Chapters bring their wildly different tactics together to defeat the foe?  
Novel, 299 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Black Library - 2016 - ISBN: 1784962805 / 9781784962807  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036100 $16.00
Mann, George (editor)  
Associates of Sherlock Holmes
Famous associates of the Great Detective - colleagues, clients, and villains - narrate these thirteen original stories, mostly by horror and steampunk authors.  
Anthology, 369 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Titan - 2016 - ISBN: 1783299304 / 9781783299300  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035952 $14.95
Marciuliano, Francesco  
I Could Pee on This, Too
A small, gift-size hardcover with funny poems and full color cat photos.  
Humor, 111 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Chronicle - 2016 - ISBN: 1452132941 / 9781452132945  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036199 $12.95
Maresca, Marshall Ryan  
Maradaine Constabulary #2: An Import of Intrigue
When a foreign dignitary is murdered, with a murder scene deliberately constructed to point blame toward the Little East neighborhood, inspector Satrine Rainey is forced to confront her former life, while uncircled mage Minox Welling's ignorance of his own power threatens to consume him.  
Novel, 389 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
DAW - 2016 - ISBN: 0756411734 / 9780756411732  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035694 $7.99
Marmell, Ari  
Mick Oberon #2: Hallow Point
1930s: The Spear of Lugh is in Chicago, and he who carries it into battle cannot be defeated. Those chasing it include an agent of the Wild Hunt, a mobster who knows more about these things than he should, and both the Seelie and Unseelie Courts. In other words, the very last people fae PI Mick Oberon would want getting hold of it.  
Novel, 393 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 Trade PB  
Titan - 2016 - ISBN: 178116827X / 9781781168271  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035697 $7.99
Martinez, Michael J.  
MJ-12 #1: Inception
In the aftermath of World War II, normal people across the US have inexplicably gained paranormal abilities. These Variants will be controlled by a secret government program, opening a new front in the Cold War. And, in a deadly world of shifting alliances, they will soon learn there are others out there like them, with far more malevolent goals.  
Novel, 331 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Night Shade - 2016 - ISBN: 1597808776 / 9781597808774  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035583 $24.99
Matthews, Susan R.  
Under Jurisdiction #1 / #2 / #4: Fleet Inquisitor: An Exchange of Hostages / Prisoner of Conscience / Angel of Destruction
The Jurisdiction's Bench relies on institutionalized atrocities to maintain control of the unstable political environment. When young doctor Andrej Kosciusko becomes a Ship's Inquisitor, he discovers in himself something worse than a talent for inflicting torture on the Bench's enemies: his own passion for what he does, whose intensity threatens to consume him utterly.  
Omnibus, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1997 / 1997 / 2001)  
Baen - 2016 - ISBN: 147678194X / 9781476781945  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036068 $17.00
Mazzaro, Mauro (artist) / Piparo, Andrea (artist)  
A Bestiary of Tolkien Coloring Book
Line art of the beasts, monsters, flora, and fauna of Middle-earth.  
Activity Book, 96 pages, Trade Paperback, Later Printing  
Thunder Bay - 2016 - ISBN: 1626867771 / 9781626867772  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035599 $14.99
McCartney, Jennifer  
Poetry from Scratch: A Kitten's Book of Verse
Limericks, beat poems, haiku, sonnets, and riffs on famous verse, featuring hipster cats, mom cats, windowsill cats, outdoor cats, and more.  
Humor, 92 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Countryman - 2016 - ISBN: 1581574282 / 9781581574289  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued.  
Already Received   ID: #New035498 $14.95
McCormack, Una  
Weird Space #4: The Star of the Sea
A few Vetch and humans have found peace and plenty on Stella Maris, in communion with the otherworldly Weird. Delia Walker went into the portal there. Now, impossibly, her daughter has walked out, a grown woman, and demanded passage to the Expansion's capital.  
Novel, 297 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Abaddon - 2016 - ISBN: 1781084831 / 9781781084830  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036142 $7.99
McGuire, Seanan (aka Grant, Mira)  
October Daye #10: Once Broken Faith
Plus bonus novella 'Dreams and Slumbers'. The cure for elf-shot has been discovered. The sleepers of Faerie can finally be awakened - if the Kings and Queens will approve it. Toby has been ordered to attend the grand convocation where the cure will be discussed. When a known political dissenter is murdered, Toby must solve the murder to secure both her future and the distribution of the cure.  
Novel, 420 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
DAW - 2016 - ISBN: 0756408105 / 9780756408107  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035680 $7.99
McIntosh, Will  
Faller
No one can remember anything. Reality has fragmented, and the Earth consists of islands of rock floating in an endless sky. Faller's pockets contain tantalizing clues: a photo of himself and a woman he can't remember, a toy soldier with a parachute, and a map drawn in blood. With only these things as a guide, he makes a leap of faith from the edge of the world, to find the woman and set things right.  
Novel, 352 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765383551 / 9780765383556  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035818 $25.99
McLean, Peter  
Burned Man #2: Dominion
In the tunnels deep under London, the Earth Elementals are dying, hunted by someone they know only as the Rotman. For help, they turn to Don Drake, diabolist and semi-reformed hitman, and almost-fallen angel Trixie.  
Novel, 334 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Angry Robot - 2016 - ISBN: 0857666126 / 9780857666123  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035698 $7.99
Miller, John Jackson  
Star Trek: Prey #1: Hell's Heart
Captain Picard and his crew are snared in a trap set by Korgh, who seeks vengeance for Klingon commander Kruge's death in combat against James Kirk on the Genesis planet a century earlier. Commander Worf soon learns that Korgh may be playing a far bigger game.  
Novel, 383 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pocket - 2016 - ISBN: 1501115790 / 9781501115790  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036145 $7.99
Miller, John Jackson  
Star Trek: Prey #2: The Jackal's Trick
With the Klingon-Federation alliance in peril, Admiral Riker and crew are charged with protecting the peace, aided by Captain Picard and crew. Can they uncover the truth behind the conspiracy before time runs out?  
Novel, 384 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Pocket - 2016 - ISBN: 1501115804 / 9781501115806  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036146 $7.99
Mizuno, Keiya / Naganuma, Naoki  
Life Works Itself Out (And Then You Nap)
Humans could learn a thing or two from cats, and this book relays kittendom's accumulated wisdom to us, one photo and aphorism at a time.  
Humor, 159 pages, Trade Paperback  
Touchstone - 2016 - ISBN: 1501127853 / 9781501127854  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036116 $14.99
Modesitt Jr., L.E.  
Solar Express
A supposed comet is discovered to be an alien structure on a trajectory toward the sun, setting off a race to see who can study and control the artifact before it perhaps destroys itself.  
Novel, 503 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765381966 / 9780765381965  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035783 $9.99
Moore, Alan  
Jerusalem
An epic novel channeling both the ecstatic visions of William Blake and the theoretical physics of Albert Einstein through the hardscrabble streets and alleys of Moore's hometown of Northampton in the UK over the course of a thousand years.  
Novel, 1262 pages, Hardcover, 1st Edition  
Liveright - 2016 - ISBN: 1631491342 / 9781631491344  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035496 $35.00


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