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Recently Received & Forthcoming Books
Alphabetical by Author


 
 
Okorafor, Nnedi  
Binti #2: Home
It's been a year since Binti and the Meduse Okwu enrolled at Oomza University, since Binti was declared a hero for uniting two warring planets, since Binti abandoned her family. And now she must return home to her people, with Okwu by her side, to face them. Her experiences off-planet have changed her, and she will have to discover whether there is still a home for her on Earth.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2018 Hugo Award for Best Novella
 
Novella, 162 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st Edition  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765393115 / 9780765393111  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036667 $14.99
Older, Daniel José  
Bone Street Rumba #3: Battle Hill Bolero
Trouble is brewing between the Council of the Dead and the supernatural community they claim to represent. New York City's streets have seen too many shady deals, and those caught in the crossfire have had enough. It's time to bring down the Council.  
Novel, 317 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Roc - 2017 - ISBN: 0425276007 / 9780425276006  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036363 $7.99
Palmer, Ada  
Terra Ignota #1: Too Like the Lightning
25th century: Most of the world's population is affiliated with globe-girdling clans of the like-minded, whose economic and cultural competition are carefully managed by central planners. For crimes he committed, Mycroft is required to wander the world being as useful as possible. Carlyle is a spiritual counselor. And they have stumbled on something that may destabilize the system: Bridger, a boy who can effortlessly make his wishes come true, and, it seems, bring inanimate objects to life.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 Hugo Award for Best Novel
♦  2016 Tiptree Award Shortlist
 
Novel, 429 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765378019 / 9780765378019  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036665 $15.99
Palmer, Dexter  
Version Control
Rebecca has a persistent sense that everything is off-kilter, as if she's walked into a room and forgotten what she intended to do there; on TV, the President seems to be the wrong person in the wrong place. Meanwhile, her husband's work on his causality violation device has made him a laughingstock in the physics community. But he may be closer to success than either of them can imagine.  
Novel, 495 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage - 2017 - ISBN: 0307950352 / 9780307950352  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036548 $16.95
Pears, Iain  
Arcadia
In 1960, Henry is an Oxford don, and Rosie is the girl who feeds his cat. In the future, in a dystopian society on the Island of Mull, Angela is a psychomathematician who has discovered the world-changing potential of a new machine. And somewhere, sometime, Jay is a scholar's apprentice in an idyllic, pastoral land. Who are these people really, and how do their stories connect?

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2016 Arthur C. Clarke Award for Best Science Fiction Novel
 
Novel, 591 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Vintage - 2017 - ISBN: 1101970839 / 9781101970836  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036547 $17.00
Percy, Benjamin  
The Dead Lands
After a super flu and nuclear fallout, a few humans carry on, living in outposts such as the Sanctuary - the remains of St. Louis - a shielded community that owes its survival to its militant defense and fear-mongering leaders. A rider from the wasteland reports that west of the Cascades, rain falls, crops grow, and civilization thrives. Against the wishes of the Sanctuary, a small group sets out, led by Lewis Meriwether and Mina Clark. They hope to expand their infant nation and reunite the States. But the Sanctuary will not allow them to escape without a fight.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 28th Annual Minnesota Book Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 473 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Grand Central - 2016 - ISBN: 1455528218 / 9781455528219  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036427 $7.99
Powers, Tim  
Medusa's Web
After he and his sister are summoned to their Aunt Amity's decaying mansion in the Hollywood hills, can Scott Madden unravel the occult mysteries of his family's past, or will he and his sister be pulled deeper into their deadly web?  
Novel, 358 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
William Morrow - 2016 - ISBN: 0062262467 / 9780062262462  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036462 $15.99
Pratchett, Terry  
The Witch's Vacuum Cleaner and Other Stories
Ages 13 and up. Humorous fantasy stories written when Pratchett was a teen. Fans will recognize the seeds of ideas that he developed further in his later writing.  
Collection, 243 pages, Hardcover, 1st US Edition  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062653113 / 9780062653116  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036478 $18.99
Pratchett, Terry / Baxter, Stephen  
Long Earth #5: The Long Cosmos
Nearly six decades after Step Day, a new society continues to evolve in the Long Earth. Now a message has been received: 'Join us.' The missive contains instructions for developing an immense AI, but to build it, the Next must obtain help from the human worlds. Meanwhile, Joshua Valiente is saved from death by a troll band, and makes a remarkable discovery while living among them.  
Novel, 451 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper - 2017 - ISBN: 0062297384 / 9780062297389  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036477 $9.99
Priest, Christopher  
The Islanders
The Dream Archipelago is a vast network of islands whose names are different depending on who you talk to, and whose very locations seem to twist and shift. Some islands have been sculpted into musical instruments, some are home to lethal creatures, some are playgrounds for the rich. And a war being fought by two distant continents is playing out across the archipelago's waters.

Awards:
♦  Winner of the 2011 British Science Fiction Association Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 484 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2011 HC  
Titan - 2017 - ISBN: 1781169489 / 9781781169483  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New030447 $7.99
Pulver Sr., Joseph S. (editor)  
The Madness of Dr. Caligari
Twenty-two original horror stories based on the film.  
Anthology, 363 pages, Hardcover, 1st Trade Edition  
Fedogan & Bremer - 2016 - ISBN: 1878252704 / 9781878252708  
Book Condition: New. Jacket Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036267 $39.95
Reynolds, Josh / Campbell, Braden / Parrino, Joe  
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine Battles: Shield of Baal
A tendril of Hive Fleet Leviathan has reached the Cryptus shieldworlds. The Imperium musters its strength, for the aliens must be stopped here.  
Anthology, 457 pages, Trade Paperback, 1st US Edition  
Black Library - 2017 - ISBN: 1784963828 / 9781784963828  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036332 $17.00
Riordan, Rick  
Percy Jackson: Percy Jackson's Greek Heroes
Ages 10 and up. Full color illustrations. Who cut off Medusa's head? Who was raised by a bear? Who tamed Pegasus? It takes a demigod to know, and Percy Jackson can fill you in.  
Nonfiction, 517 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Disney Hyperion - 2017 - ISBN: 1484776437 / 9781484776438  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035457 $12.99
Robinson, Kim Stanley  
The Memory of Whiteness
3229 CE: Human civilization is scattered across the solar system, using technology developed by a physicist who also created a strange, complex musical instrument called The Orchestra. Join the Ninth Master of the Orchestra on his Grand Tour of the Solar System as he journey down the gravity well toward the sun, pursued by mysterious foes.  
Novel, 351 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1985)  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765391988 / 9780765391988  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035787 $7.99
Rogers, Mark E.  
Samurai Cat Goes to the Movies
Black & white illustrations. Stories parodying popular films.  
Collection, 293 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2005)  
Infinity - 2016 - ISBN: 0741430002 / 9780741430007  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036255 $19.95
Rogers, Mark E.  
The Sword of Samurai Cat
Black & white illustrations. Stories parodying classic fantasy tales.  
Novel, 226 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 2002)  
Infinity - 2016 - ISBN: 0741413760 / 9780741413765  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036254 $19.95
Ruff, Matt  
Lovecraft Country
1954: With his Uncle George (publisher of The Safe Negro Travel Guide) and his friend Letitia, Atticus Turner heads to New England to find his missing father. On their journey to the manor of Mr. Braithwaite, heir to the estate that owned one of their ancestors, they encounter the mundane terrors of white America, and malevolent spirits straight out of weird tales. Once there, Atticus finds his father held prisoner by the Order of the Ancient Dawn, gathered to orchestrate a ritual that centers on Atticus. And his one hope of salvation may be the seed of the entire Turner clan's destruction.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2017 World Fantasy Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 372 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Harper Perennial - 2017 - ISBN: 0062292072 / 9780062292070  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036472 $15.99
Salvatore, R.A.  
Forgotten Realms: Homecoming #1: Archmage
The pall that had descended over the North is gone, but no matter how bright things seem on the surface, Drizzt and his companions know that the dark elves of Menzoberranzan aren't done with Drizzt yet.  
Novel, 435 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Wizards of the Coast - 2017 - ISBN: 0786966130 / 9780786966134  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036380 $7.99
Sanderson, Brandon  
Mistborn #6: The Bands of Mourning
The Bands of Mourning are said to grant anyone who wears them the powers that the Lord Ruler had at his command. Hardly anyone thinks they really exist. When a researcher returns to Elendrel with images that seem to depict them, and writings in a strange language, Waxillium Ladrian is recruited to travel south and investigate.  
Novel, 514 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765378582 / 9780765378583  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036607 $8.99
Sandford, John / Ctein  
Saturn Run
2066: Something is approaching Saturn, and decelerating: a spaceship. Whoever can get their hands on it will have an unmatchable advantage. The race is on.  
Novel, 582 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Putnam - 2017 - ISBN: 1101987529 / 9781101987520  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036367 $9.99
Savory, Brett  
A Perfect Machine
Henry is a Runner. Every day he is chased through the city by Hunters whose goal is to fill him with bullets. It is a secret war steeped in history, tradition, and mutual fear. Rumors abound about what happens when a Runner achieves ascension, but it has supposedly never happened. Except that it has - and now, it's happening to Henry.  
Novel, 313 pages, Mass Market Paperback, 1st Edition  
Angry Robot - 2017 - ISBN: 0857666304 / 9780857666307  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036375 $7.99
Schmidt, Bryan Thomas (editor)  
Mission: Tomorrow
Nineteen stories (seventeen originals, two reprints) of near-future space exploration.
    Contents
  • Introduction == Bryan Thomas Schmidt
  • Tombaugh Station == Robin Wayne Bailey
  • Excalibur == Jack McDevitt
  • The Race for Arcadia == Alex Shvartsman
  • A Walkabout Among the Stars == Lezli Robyn
  • Sunrise on Mercury == Robert Silverberg
  • In Panic Town, on the Backward Moon == Michael F. Flynn
  • The Ultimate Space Race == Jaleta Clegg
  • Orpheus' Engines == Christopher McKitterick
  • Around the NEO in 80 Days == Jay Werkheiser
  • Iron Pegasus == Brenda Cooper
  • Airtight == Michael Capobianco
  • Windshear == Angus McIntyre
  • On Edge == Sarah A. Hoyt
  • Tartaros == Mike Resnick
  • Malf == David D. Levine
  • Ten Days Up == Curtis C. Chen
  • The Rabbit Hole == James Gunn
  • Rare (Off) Earth Elements: A Sam Gunn Tale == Ben Bova
  • Tribute == Jack Skillingstead
  • Editor Bio
  • Acknowledgements
 
Anthology, 452 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint of 2015 Trade PB  
Baen - 2017 - ISBN: 1476782032 / 9781476782034  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036309 $7.99
Schoen, Lawrence M.  
Barsk #1: The Elephants' Graveyard
No human beings remain, but their successors thrive, including the Fant, uplifted anthropomorphic elephants who have developed medicines upon which all species now depend. When an offworld shadow group tries to force the Fant to surrender their knowledge, Jorl, a Fant speaker with the dead, uncovers a secret the powers that be would prefer to keep buried. Meanwhile, a young Fant named Pizlo is driven by disturbing visions to take his first unsteady steps toward an uncertain future.

Awards:
♦  Finalist for the 2015 Nebula Award for Best Novel
 
Novel, 384 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2015 HC  
Tor - 2016 - ISBN: 0765377039 / 9780765377036  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036660 $16.99
Schwab, V.E. (Victoria)  
Shades of Magic #2: A Gathering of Shadows
Four months have passed since the mysterious stone fell into Kell's possession. Things have almost returned to normal, but Kell is visited by dreams of ominous magical events. As Red London prepares for the Element Games, another London is coming back to life.  
Novel, 509 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Tor - 2017 - ISBN: 0765376482 / 9780765376480  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New036663 $15.99
Selby, Adrian  
Snakewood
Once they were mercenaries who shook the world through cunning, alchemy, and steel, and whoever met their price won in battle. Now scattered, their glory days behind them and their genius leader in hiding, they are being eliminated one by one.  
Novel, 410 pages, Trade Paperback, Reprint of 2016 HC  
Orbit - 2017 - ISBN: 0316302317 / 9780316302319  
Book Condition: New.  
Already Received   ID: #New035439 $15.99


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