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Newsletter #100 December, 2012 February, 2013

RECENTLY RECEIVED AND FORTHCOMING SCIENCE FICTION

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Doctor Who Magazine #450 (Exclusive interview: Matt & Pat! We bring two doctors together across time; more) $8.99
Doctor Who Magazine #451 (Exclusive previews: Asylum of the Daleks, Dinosaurs on a Spaceship, A Town Called Mercy; more) $8.99
Doctor Who Magazine #452 (Exclusive previews: The Power of Three, The Angels Take Manhattan; more) $8.99
100 Scariest Monsters (Doctor Who: Kids; Full color. A look at the aliens, creatures, mutants, and other bad things the Doctor has faced over the years) $13.99
Postcards from Time and Space (Doctor Who: Boxed set of 100 full color postcards, featuring iconic characters, terrifying monsters, and incredible places) $17.99
Fantasy & Science Fiction November / December 2012 (New fiction, reviews, more) $7.50
Fantasy & Science Fiction September / October 2012 (New fiction, reviews, more) $7.50
Locus #620 September 2012 (Interviews with John Scalzi, Richard Kadrey, Nancy Pearl; forthcoming books; industry news, reviews, more) $6.95
Locus #621 October 2012 (Interviews with Kij Johnson, Stanley Schmidt; 2012 Hugo winners; Worldcon report; industry news, reviews, more) $6.95
Locus #622 November 2012 (Interviews with Gregory Benford, Tim Pratt; industry news, reviews, more) $6.95
Barrett Jr., Neal Other Seasons: The Best of Neal Barrett Jr. (Collection; 28 genre-bending stories, with an emphasis on odd, dark, and funny; Signed copies) $40.00
Baxendale, Trevor Claws of the Macra (Doctor Who: Decide Your Destiny: Kids; Danger and adventure await you on a school trip to a gas refinery infested by giant crustaceans! Only you can help the Doctor and Amy put a stop to the Macra's plans and save Earth) $9.99
Bear, Greg Primordium (Halo: Forerunner Saga #2: Novel based on the game) $15.99
Bechdel, Alison Are You My Mother? (A graphic novel about her mother: voracious reader, music lover, amateur actor. Also a woman unhappily married to a closeted gay man, with artistic aspirations that simmered under the surface of Bechdel's childhood, and who stopped touching or kissing her daughter good night, forever, when Bechdel was seven) $22.00
Bechdel, Alison Fun Home (In this graphic novel, Bechdel charts her fraught relationship with her distant and exacting father. It wasn't until college, when she had recently come out as a lesbian, that she discovered her father was also gay. A few weeks later, he was dead, leaving a legacy of mystery for his daughter to resolve) $13.95
Bell, Alex Fighting With Fire (Lex Trent #2: PBO; The Games are about to begin again, and the Goddess of Luck wants Lex to defend their title. It's a challenge he can't resist, despite the risk of death, because the final round will take place in the Wild West, giving Lex the chance to claim the legendary Sword of Life, and who wouldn't want that?) $11.95
Beryk, M.M. The Unveiled Rose (Thane and his allies must overcome traitors, an evil wizard, and dangerous criminals to find incriminating evidence to cripple the intergalactic organization known as Unveiled Rose; Signed copies) $15.00
Blecher, Lone & George Swedish Folktales & Legends (Reissue; 150 stories of sirens, trolls, princesses, dunces, rakes, and more, ranging from the ribald to the magical) $18.95
Brake, Colin The Coldest War (Doctor Who: Decide Your Destiny: Kids; You're in the TARDIS when it loses power and crash-lands in a deserted, snowy landscape. Something is sucking the energy from everything that passes. Is it the Sycorax? Or something else entirely? Help the Doctor and Amy unravel the mystery, before it's too late!) $9.99
Christian, Claudia Babylon Confidential: A Memoir of Love, Sex, and Addiction (PBO; Nonfiction; the actress talks about her life in Hollywood, her alcohol addiction, and her desperate battle to reclaim her life) $16.95
D'Aulaire,Ingri & Edgar Children of the Northlights (Reissue; Kids; Full color picture book; brings to life the Sami people and culture of northern Scandinavia, following the daily lives of siblings Lise and Lasse) $16.95
Dark, Juliet The Demon Lover (Fairwick #1: PBO; Since accepting a teaching position at Fairwick College, Callie McFay has experienced the same erotic dream every night. She soon realizes that she has a demon lover, who will seduce her, pleasure her, and eventually suck the very life from her. The tenured witches of the college and the resident fairies in the woods are prepared to cast out the demon. But can Callie banish this supernatural lover from her heart?) $15.00
Davis, Gerry Doctor Who and the Tenth Planet (Doctor Who: Classic reprint featuring the final adventure of the First Doctor, Ben, and Polly) $6.99
Defoe, Gideon The Pirates! In an Adventure with the Romantics (Pirates #5: While visiting the shores of Lake Geneva, the Pirate Captain and his crew encounter the swaggering Lord Byron, the oddly shifty Percy Shelley, and his smart, attractive betrothed Mary. Amid haunted castles and feminism, the Pirate Captain confronts some important questions) $14.95
Dempsey, Luke Monty Python's Flying Circus Complete and Annotated (Roughly 6 lbs. of silliness: the complete scripts for all 45 episodes of the TV series, plus over 2000 color photos and illustrations. Annotations in the margins explain the in-jokes, running gags, and foreign-language bits, as well as providing color commentary) $50.00
Deutsch, Barry How Mirka Got Her Sword (Hereville #1: Kids; Full color graphic novel; 11-year-old Mirka wants to fight dragons! Granted, no dragons have been breathing fire around the Orthodox Jewish community where she lives, but that doesn't stop Mirka from honing her skills. She stands up to local bullies. She battles a very large, menacing pig. And she accepts a challenge from a witch: to get a dragon-slaying sword, all Mirka has to do is find and outwit the giant troll who has it) $9.95
Dick, Philip K. The Penultimate Truth (Reissue; In the future, most of humanity lives in underground bunkers, producing weapons for the nuclear war they've fled. Constantly bombarded by patriotic propaganda, the citizens believe they are waiting for the day when the war will be over and they can return aboveground. But when Nick St. James, president of one industrial anthill, makes an unauthorized trip to the surface, what he finds is shocking) $13.95
Dickinson, Peter Earth and Air: Tales of Elemental Creatures (PBO; YA; Collection; 6 short works of sf and fantasy) $14.95
Dicks, Terrance Doctor Who and the Day of the Daleks (Doctor Who: Classic reprint featuring the Third Doctor, Jo Grant, and Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart and UNIT) $6.99
Drucker, Mort MAD's Greatest Artists: Mort Drucker (A retrospective of his work over the last five decades. Mostly black & white comic strips, plus some full-color magazine covers. Includes a full-color fold-out poster) $30.00
Flynn, Michael Captive Dreams (Collection; 6 short works of sf, 3 of them previously unpublished, that explore the concept of being human) $14.99
Grant, Maxwell The Ribbon Clues / Death Rides the Skyway (Shadow #64: Pulp reprints) $14.95
Grant, Maxwell Gypsy Vengeance / The Veiled Prophet (Shadow #65: Pulp reprints) $14.95
Hamilton, Peter F. Manhattan in Reverse (Collection; 7 short works of sf, including a previously unpublished novella featuring Paula Myo that takes place in the aftermath of Judas Unchained ) $40.00
Hand, Elizabeth Errantry: Strange Stories (PBO; Collection; 10 tales of fantasy and horror) $16.00
Hayles, Brian Doctor Who and the Ice Warriors (Doctor Who: Classic reprint featuring the Second Doctor, Jamie, and Victoria) $6.99
Herbert, Emily Matt Smith: The Biography (Doctor Who: Nonfiction; the inside story of the new Doctor and his rapid rise to stardom. Color photos) $14.95
Herren/Redmann (ed) Night Shadows: Queer Horror (PBO; Anthology; 14 stories) $16.95
Hoffman, Nina Kiriki Permeable Borders (Collection; 16 previously uncollected fantasy stories) $16.99
Kadrey, Richard Kill the Dead (Sandman Slim #2: Reissue; In town as an advisor on a biopic of his life, Lucifer needs protection, and wants Stark as his bodyguard. Not a bad gig - until a zombie plague complicates matters) $12.99
Kasturi/Villegas (ed) Imaginarium 2012: The Best Canadian Speculative Writing (PBO; Anthology; 37 stories and poems) $15.95
Kilpatrick, Nancy (ed) Danse Macabre: Close Encounters with the Reaper (PBO; Anthology; 26 stories about humanity's interactions with the Angel of Death) $14.95
King, D.L. (ed) Seductress: Erotic Tales of Immortal Desire (PBO; Anthology; 21 stories of succubi) $15.95
King, Stephen The Wind Through the Keyhole (Dark Tower: In the guilt-ridden year following his mother's death, Roland Deschain is sent by his father to investigate evidence of a murderous shapeshifter. Taking charge of Bill Streeter, the brave but terrified boy who is the sole surviving witness of the recent slaughter, Roland calms him by reciting a story from the Book of Eld that his mother used to read to him at bedtime) $16.00
Kirk, Daniel Library Mouse (Library Mouse #1: Kids; Full color picture book. When the people go home, Sam comes out of his hole to read library books. Then he writes some books himself, leaving them out on the shelves. They're a hit, but when people want to meet him, the shy mouse has an even better idea for a 'meet the author' event) $15.95
Kirk, Daniel A Friend's Tale (Library Mouse #2: Kids; Full color picture book. Tom can't find a partner for a book-making assignment - until he finds Sam's hole at the library. Will the pair be able to work together? And will Tom protect the secret of Sam's identity?) $15.95
Kirk, Daniel A World to Explore (Library Mouse #3: Kids; Full color picture book. Sam meets Sarah, an adventurous mouse who loves to climb and explore. Sam prefers reading and writing, and introduces Sarah to the joy and adventure of books. Sarah wants to return the favor. Can she help Sam overcome his fear of climbing?) $16.95
Kirk, Daniel A Museum Adventure (Library Mouse #4: Kids; Full color picture book. Sam and Sarah set out to explore the museum next door. Sam plans to write in his journal about what he sees, but Sarah isn't sure that explorers have time for journals, until she realizes that journals are a good place for stamps, and ticket stubs, and drawings of interesting things. And there are surprises in store at the museum, including a most unexpected resident artist) $16.95
Koja, Kathe Under the Poppy (Gaylactic Spectrum Award winner. Under the Poppy is a brothel owned by Decca and Rupert. Decca is in love with Rupert, who is in love with Decca's brother Istvan. When Istvan and his louche puppet troupe come to town, hearts are broken as old betrayals and new alliances take shape, while the townsmen seek refuge from approaching war by watching the girls of the Poppy cavort onstage with Istvan's naughty puppets) $16.00
Kolehmainen/Bowman/Bianco Tales from a Finnish Tupa (Reissue; Full color illustrations. Humorous stories, fairy tales, and fables) $15.95
Laws, Robin D. Blood of the City (Pathfinder Tales: PBO; Novel based on the game) $9.99
Le Guin, Ursula K. A Wizard of Earthsea (Earthsea #1: Reissue; YA; After he recklessly looses a terrible evil on the world, apprentice wizard Ged must master mighty words of power, tame an ancient dragon, and cross death's threshold to restore the balance) $7.99
Le Guin, Ursula K. The Tombs of Atuan (Earthsea #2: Reissue; YA; Newbery Honor Book. Chosen as high priestess to the Powers of the Earth, young Tenar is now guardian of the Tombs of Atuan. As she is learning her way through the dark labyrinth, Ged comes to steal the tombs' greatest treasure. He brings with him the light of magic, and together he and Tenar escape from the darkness that has become her domain) $7.99
Le Guin, Ursula K. The Farthest Shore (Earthsea #3: Reissue; YA; National Book Award winner. The world and its wizards are losing their magic. Ged - Archmage, wizard, and dragonlord - sets out with young Prince Arren; they travel far beyond the realm of death to discover the cause of these evil disturbances, and to restore magic to their land) $7.99
Le Guin, Ursula K. Tehanu (Earthsea #4: Reissue; YA; Nebula Award winner, Mythopoeic Award finalist. Tenar and Ged join forces again to help a physically and emotionally scarred child whose destiny has yet to be revealed) $7.99
Le Guin, Ursula K. The Other Wind (Earthsea #5: Reissue; YA; World Fantasy Award winner, Nebula and Mythopoiec finalist. The dead are pulling the sorcerer Alder to them at night, hoping that through him they may free themselves and invade Earthsea. The threat can be confronted only in the holiest place in the world, where king, hero, sage, wizard, and dragon make a last stand) $7.99
Le Guin, Ursula K. Tales from Earthsea (Earthsea: Reissue; YA; Collection; 2 novellas and 3 stories, plus an account of Earthsea's history, people, languages, literature, and magic) $7.99
Lumley, Brian No Sharks in the Med and Other Stories (Collection; reprints 12 macabre tales; Signed copies) $40.00
Maitland, Sara From the Forest (UK title: Gossip from the Forest) (Nonfiction. With each chapter focusing on a different story and a different forest visit, Maitland offers a history of forests and how they shape the themes of the fairy tales we know best) $28.00
Marter, Ian Doctor Who and the Ark in Space (Doctor Who: Classic reprint featuring the Fourth Doctor, Sarah Jane Smith, and Harry Sullivan) $6.99
Parent, B.K. Journey's Middle (Arial returns from a day gathering herbs to discover her home ransacked, her grandmother unconscious, and her father missing. A note from her father says that if he has not returned in ten days, she should hide her identity and take to the road. Changing her name to Nissa, she travels with her hunting cat Carz, gathering companions who will join her on an adventure involving an power-hungry regent, a princess coming of age, and folks taking sides; Signed copies) $28.95
Ratcliffe, Samuel Steampunk Fashion (Art book; full color photos of clothing, jewelry, and gadgets from some of the top steampunk fashion studios) $24.95
Raymond, Alex War on the Planet Mongo (Complete Flash Gordon #1: Full color collection of comic strips, originally run in the Sunday papers from 1/7/1934-4/18/1937. Their adventures on the planet Mongo pit Flash Gordon and his companions against diabolical mastermind Ming the Merciless) $39.95
Robeson, Kenneth The Man Who Fell Up / The Three Wild Men (Doc Savage #61: Pulp reprints) $14.95
Robeson, Kenneth The Flaming Falcons / The Too-Wise Owl (Bama cover) (Doc Savage #62: Pulp reprints) $14.95
Robeson, Kenneth The Flaming Falcons / The Too-Wise Owl (Clarke cover) (Doc Savage #62: Pulp reprints) $14.95
Sanderson, Brandon Legion (Novella; Stephen Leeds has a unique mental condition that allows him to generate a multitude of personae. He and his aspects are drawn into the search for a missing inventor whose camera could alter our understanding of history and change the structure of society) $20.00
Slade, Christian Sprouting Wings! (Korgi Book 1: Kids; Black & white graphic novel. When young Ivy and her Korgi cub Sprout stray too far from their village, the wicked Gallump catches them - but keeping them is going to be harder than he expects!) $10.00
Slade, Christian The Cosmic Collector (Korgi Book 2: PBO; Kids; Black & white graphic novel. A mysterious hunter has been catching Mollies and clipping off their wings. When one of Ivy's wings is stolen, she and Sprout set out to get it back - which turns out to be more complicated than they expected) $10.00
Slade, Christian A Hollow Beginning (Korgi Book 3: PBO; Kids; Black & white graphic novel. Curious about a shard of stained glass they found, Ivy and her dog Sprout show it to Korgi Hollow's librarian. He recognizes the castle on the shard from an illustration in a book, and tells them the story of how Korgi Hollow came to be) $9.95
Smith, Gavin G. War in Heaven (Jakob Douglas #2: The never-ending war with Them might be over, so now humanity has turned on itself. But Jakob Douglas has had enough of fighting, of putting his mostly machine body back together again. He's just after one last piece of revenge - but things never go as he plans) $15.95
Stockbridge/Henderson Shadow of Evil (Spider: Richard Wentworth wonders if his long struggle against the forces of evil has been worth it. Should he continue, or grab for personal happiness while he can? Just as he makes his decision, fate unleashes the most hellish horrors of all time against NYC) $6.99
Szereto, Mitzi (ed) Thrones of Desire: Erotic Tales of Swords, Mist and Fire (PBO; Anthology; 14 stories) $15.95
Taylor, Calista Steampunk Your Wardrobe (PBO; Full color. A step-by-step guide to creating steampunk clothing and accessories for women) $19.99
Tolkien/Hanrahan/McKinstry Tolkien's World (Full color. An unofficial, unauthorized guide to Middle-earth) $24.99
VanderMeer, Ann (ed) Steampunk III: Steampunk Revolution (PBO; Anthology; 27 stories (3 original to this volume) and 4 essays (3 original to this volume)) $15.95
Wilson/Thompson The Red Mark (A young man is afflicted with an ancient curse; a young woman with strange powers helps him; Signed copies) $13.95
Wurts, Janny Initiate's Trial (Wars of Light and Shadow: Sword of the Canon #1: Arithon has been magically imprisoned and his memories have been removed. His daughter is being raised and trained by his enemy, the Koriani enchantress, but will eventually learn of her father's existence, and choose her own destruction to secure his freedom. Still ruled by the Mistwraith's curse, Lysaer will stop at nothing to find and destroy the newly freed Arithon) $9.99

Due Early December

Abraham, Daniel The Price of War: An Autumn War / The Price of Spring (Long Price #3 / #4: Omnibus reprint; 2 fantasy novels) $18.99
Alexander, Cassie Moonshifted (Edie Spence #2: PBO; Edie's nursing skills are put to the test when she witnesses a hit-and-run on her lunch break. The injured pedestrian isn't just a werewolf - he's the pack leader. And now Edie's stuck in the middle of a were-war) $7.99
Andrews, Ilona Steel's Edge (Edge #4: PBO; Blueblood Charlotte de Ney vows to help swordsman Richard Mar destroy slavers who are trafficking humans in the Weird) $7.99
Asimov, I/Reichert, M To Protect (I, Robot #1: 2035: Susan Calvin is a resident at a Manhattan teaching hospital where select patients are being injected with nanobots that can unlock and map the human mind. She begins to notice an ominous chain of events surrounding the patients. Her superiors ignore her warning, wanting to keep the project far from scrutiny. But what no one knows is that the technology they have given life is now under the control of those who seek to spread death) $7.99
Asprin/Nye, Jody Lynn Myth-Quoted (Myth #19: PBO; M.Y.T.H. Inc. has dealt with all manner of vile creatures. But not even a magician of Skeeve's claiber is prepared to face the most duplicitous monsters of all: politicians) $15.00
Barant, D.D. Undead to the World (Bloodhound Files #6: PBO; On a trip home to Kansas, Jace gets pulled into a case: somebody is possessed, and the bodies are piling up) $7.99
Baum/Shanower/et al The Marvelous Land of Oz (Kids; Full color graphic novel; collects issues 1-8 of the comic book adaptation of Baum's classic fantasy novel) $24.99
Bertin, Joanne Bard's Oath (Dragonlords #3: Over the years, the ranks of the dragonlords have thinned, weakening their authority. And now a more direct threat to their reign has emerged: to avenge a death, a master bard has fashioned a harp that compels others to do his bidding) $25.99
Bova, Ben Power Play (An ambitious politician hopes to be elected to the US Senate by promising a new source of cheap power; the incumbent won't give up his seat without a fight; caught in the middle is the scientist researching the new power source, which is still being developed and may carry deadly risks) $7.99
Bowden, Oliver Forsaken (Assassin's Creed #5: PBO; Novelization of Assassin's Creed III. A new agent of death wages a silent battle for vengeance during America's fight for independence) $9.99
Bujold, Lois McMaster Captain Vorpatril's Alliance audiobook (Vorkosigan #14: Unabridged) $34.95
Butcher, Jim Cold Days (Dresden Files #14: Harry realizes that maybe death wasn't all that bad. Because he is now Harry Dresden, Winter Knight to Mab, the Queen of Air and Darkness. And her word is his command, no matter what she wants him to do, no matter where she wants him to go - and no matter who she wants him to kill; Signed copies expected) $27.95
Carr, Caleb The Legend of Broken (Medieval Germany: In the kingdom of Broken, legend meets history, science defies all expectation, and a solder struggles to save a fortress city besieged by enemies within and without; Signed copies expected) $28.00
Cassidy, Dakota The Accidental Genie (PBO; Asked to open a bottle of rare gin, caterer Jeannie Carlyle is shocked when she gets trapped inside. She calls OOPS in a panic, but when werewolf Sean Flaherty arrives to rub the bottle, Jeannie emerges dressed like a character from Arabian Nights and starts calling Sean 'master'. Now they need to figure out how to break their unwanted bond before the wishes Jeannie can't stop granting cause more trouble than even the OOPS girls can handle) $15.00
Chan, Kylie Heaven to Wudang (Journey to Wudang #3: The most powerful of Simon Wong's demon associates allies with Kitty Kwok to prepare a trap for Emma and Simone. Wudang Mountain is enveloped by dark foreboding as Xuan Wu begins to reappear - sometimes human, sometimes turtle, but always without memory. Emma and Simone race to rescue Xuan Wu before the demons capture him) $7.99
Conroy, Robert Rising Sun (Summer, 1942: After trouncing the US at the Battle of Midway, the Japanese have invaded Alaska, blockaded Hawaii, and started bombing cities on the west coast. Can a plan to lure the Japanese into an ambush restore the balance in the Pacific?) $25.00
Dane, Tami Blood of Dawn (Sloan Skye #3: PBO; Paranormal profiler Sloan Skye faces the ultimate horror: a trip back to her high school, where someone - or something - is draining blood from teenage girls as they sleep) $7.99
Dick, Philip K. Valis (Reissue; When a beam of pink light begins giving a schizophrenic man named Horselover Fat (who just might also be known as Philip K. Dick) visions of an alternate Earth where the Roman Empire still reigns, he must decide whether he is crazy, or whether a godlike entity is showing him the true nature of the world) $13.95
Dietz, William C. A Fighting Chance (Legion of the Damned #9: Earth has fallen, and the men, women, and cyborgs of the Confederacy must dig deep within their warrior hearts to make one final stand against the alien aggressors) $7.99
Dietz, William C. Andromeda's Fall (Legion of the Damned Prequel #1: Lady Catherine Carletto lived a pampered life until most of her family was wiped out during Imperial Princess Ophelia's power grab. On the run, Cat finds sanctuary among the most dangerous of society's misfits. Welcome to the Legion) $25.95
Dyachenko, Sergey & Marina The Scar (Egert is a member of the elite guards. But after he kills an innocent student in a duel, a mysterious man challenges him, scarring his face and leaving him cursed. Egert embarks on an odyssey to undo the curse and the horrible damage he has caused. Saddened by her love's death, Toria hates Egert - but may be the one to save him) $7.99
Evans, Erin M. Lesser Evils (Forgotten Realms: Brimstone Angels #2: PBO; As Farideh tries to find a way to rescue her mentor from the Abyss, she is drawn into a plot that pits the secret society of Harpers against a host of enemies) $7.99
Farnsworth, Christopher Red, White and Blood (Nathaniel Cade #3: 2012: When one of the president's political operatives and a party volunteer are murdered in a compromising position, a message written in their blood puts vampire Cade on the trail of an ancient horror known as the Boogeyman) $9.99
Flint, Eric (ed) Grantville Gazette VI (Ring of Fire: Anthology; alternate history stories about the 20th-century American town of Grantville, which was hurled back to Europe in the middle of the Thirty Years War) $7.99
Flynn, Michael In the Lion's Mouth (Spiral Arm #3: In the Lion's Mouth, the bureau that oversees the Shadows, there is a clandestine civil war of sabotage and assassination between those who would overthrow Those of Name and the loyalists who support them. And Donovan, once a Confederal agent, has been recalled to take a key part, willing or not) $7.99
Flyte, Magnus City of Dark Magic (Sarah lands a summer job at Prague Castle cataloguing Beethoven's manuscripts. As she tries to make sense of her mentor's cryptic notes, she manages to get arrested, have tantric sex in a public fountain, and discover a time-warping drug. Sarah also catches the attention of a 400-year-old dwarf, the handsome Prince Max, and a US senator desperate to keep her secrets hidden) $16.00
Foglio, Phil & Kaja Agatha H. and the Clockwork Princess (Girl Genius Novel #2: Agatha and Krosp hide in plain sight as part of Master Payne's Circus of Adventure, traveling towards Mechanicsburg and the ancestral home of the Heterodynes. But with many perils standing in her way, it will take more than a spark of Mad Science for Agatha to get there) $15.99
Foster, Alan Dean The Sum of Her Parts (Tipping Point #3: In South Africa's Namib desert, a research facility promises answers to Ingrid and Whispr's questions about the thread. With assassin Napun Mole on their trail, they may not survive long enough to get there) $15.00
Gilman, Felix The Rise of Ransom City (Liv is lost on the edge of the world with Creedmor, an agent of the Gun, and the powerful Line will stop at nothing to find them. And Harry Ransom, con man and mad inventor, is setting the edge of the world aglow) $25.99
Golden, Christie Ascension (Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi #8: Luke Skywalker, his son Ben, and the Sith Vestara are in hot pursuit of the dread power called Abeloth, who has joined forces with the Sith in a bid to take over the galaxy) $7.99
Greatshell, Walter Terminal Island (PBO; Henry grew up on Catalina Island, a scenic vacationland, but even today ghastly images haunt his dreams from his childhood there. But, at his wife's insistence, he is returning to the island, to face his fears, exorcise his demons, and reconcile with the one he fears most - his mother) $14.99
Hearne, Kevin Trapped (Iron Druid #5: PBO; Atticus is finally ready to bind his apprentice Granuaile to the earth, but on the eve of the ritual, the world that thought he was dead abruptly discovers that he's still alive. Atticus, his wolfhound Oberon, and Granuaile travel to the base of Mount Olympus, where the Roman god Bacchus is anxious to take his sworn revenge. He'll have to get in line behind an ancient vampire, a band of dark elves, and an old god of mischief, who all seem to have 'kill the druid' at the top of their to-do lists) $7.99
Hickman, Tracy Wayne of Gotham (When disturbing bits of information lead Batman to reopen the case file on his parents' murders, he discovers a father and mother that he never knew - and the darkest secrets of his family's past) $15.99
Hodder, Mark A Red Sun Also Rises (Aiden, a bookish priest, and Clarissa, a hunchback, find themselves transported to an alien world, where they encounter a race of enthusiastic mimics who reshape their society using impressions picked up from Clarissa's mind, creating a faux Victorian London. But why does the peaceful city require guards? The rising of the planet's red sun brings with it a destructive evil: the Blood Gods) $17.95
Hodgell, P.C. Honor's Paradox (Kencyr #6: Jame has discovered her past and her heritage as Highborn. Now she must survive the politics and dangers of haunted Tentir College, a school for warriors) $7.99
Hodgson, William Hope The Ghost Pirates and Others (Collection; reprints the 1909 supernatural adventure novel, plus supernatural short fiction) $16.99
Hoyt, Sarah A. Darkship Renegades (Darkship #2: PBO; On their return to space habitat Eden, Thena and Kit are arrested for the crime of coming back alive. To escape a death sentence, they'll have to return to Earth and bring back the lost secret to creating the Powertrees energy source) $14.00
King, William Blood of Aenarion (Warhammer: Tyrion & Teclis #1: Twins Tyrion and Teclis come from the line of Aenarion, and are meant for a great destiny. When the Witch King Malekith learns of their existence, their lives are in danger. They are taken to Lothern for safety, and to learn the arts of war) $11.99
King, William Sword of Caledor (Warhammer: Tyrion & Teclis #2: As the high elf twins hunt desperately through the deadly jungles of Lustria for the lost sword of Caledor, Malekith continues his assault on Ulthuan, sending an assassin to kill the Everqueen. And in the Realm of Chaos, Morathi makes a pact with a sinister daemon) $24.99
Koch, Gini Alien vs. Alien (Alien #6: PBO; Kitty and the American Centaurion Diplomatic Corps are outgunned as they race to find the kidnapped Jeff Martini and Charles Reynolds, keep the peace between Middle Eastern countries, and search for super-soldier bases) $7.99
Kress, Adrienne The Friday Society (YA; Edwardian London: When a ball ends with the discovery of a murdered mystery man, it's up to three young women - Cora, a lab assistant; Michiko, a flight assistant; and Nellie, a magician's assistant - to solve the crime in this steampunk whodunit) $17.99
Kyme, Nick Tome of Fire (Warhammer 40,000: Tome of Fire #3: PBO; Collection; in these short stories and novellas, as a new prophecy unfolds, the Salamanders Space Marines find themselves tested to the point of destruction - and one of their number will either save them or damn them) $8.99
Lackey, Mercedes (ed) Elemental Magic (Elemental Masters: PBO; Anthology; original stories set in Lackey's fantasy version of Edwardian Britain) $7.99
Lasky, Kathryn Frost Wolf (Wolves of the Beyond #4: Kids; Exiled as a pup, then shunned for his connection to the bears, Faolan has struggled to earn a place in the pack. Now a terrible danger is looming, and Faolan is the only one who knows how to fight it) $6.99
Mack, David Silent Weapons (Star Trek Next Generation: Cold Equations #2: PBO; Captain Picard and his crew answer a distress call, only to become targets in a deadly game. To protect a vital diplomatic mission, they must identify the spies hiding in their midst) $7.99
Madison, Shawntelle Kept (Coveted #2: PBO; Fresh from defending her werewolf pack in battle, Nat wants a little rest. But her father is missing, captured by the Russian werewolf Mafiya. And as Nat steps up to save her dad from the mob, her alpha ex Thorn and new flame Nick step in to play another round for her heart) $7.99
Martin/Dozois (ed) Down These Strange Streets (Anthology; 16 original urban fantasy stories of death and magic) $16.00
McCullough, Kelly Crossed Blades (Fallen Blade #3: PBO; Aral's past has caught up to him in the form of Jax, a fellow Blade - and former flame - who claims that the forces that destroyed everything Aral once held dear are on the move again, and that she needs his help to stop them; Signing at Uncle Hugo's Saturday, December 1, 1-2pm) $7.99
McKenna, Juliet E. Defiant Peaks (Hadrumal Crisis #3: PBO; Archmage Planir and the wizards of Hadrumal have demonstrated their devastating powers, and the corsair threat is no more. But the mainland rulers' relief is overshadowed by fear that the Archmage will now threaten their dominions) $8.99
Norton, Andre Moonsinger's Quest: Flight to Yiktor / Dare to Go A-Hunting (Moonsinger #3 / #4: Omnibus reprint; 2 science fantasy novels) $7.99
Ochse, Weston SEAL Team 666 (Whisked away to join four SEALs and their dog for a special ops mission, promising SEAL cadet Jack Walker soon finds himself in a whirlwind of otherworldly events, battling demons, possessed humans, murderous cults, and evil in its most ancient form) $24.99
Patton, Brett Mecha Rogue (Armor Wars #2: PBO; Assigned to a border world that is home to a dark secret underlying the foundation of the Universal Union, Matt Lowell isn't sure which side he and his Mecha team should be fighting for) $7.99
Rendahl, Eileen Dead on Delivery (Messenger #2: When a delivery leads supernatural messenger Melina to a dead man, her cop boyfriend starts grilling her about the job. She doesn't know who sent the package or what was in it - but this isn't the first time it's happened) $7.99
Scott, M/Freedman, C The Thirteen Hallows (Hallows #1: The Hallows of Britain are ancient magical treasures that have been used time and again to battle Demonkind and to seal the entrance to the Otherworld. The last time they were all gathered was during the age of Arthur. Now, someone is gathering them again - with all their potential for great good, or absolute evil) $7.99
Singh, Nalini Tangle of Need (Psy-Changeling #11: Drawn into a cataclysmic Psy war, wolf changeling Adria and SnowDancer lieutenant Raiz - who is sworn to another - must make a decision that might break them both) $7.99
Smith-Ready, Jeri Lust for Life (WVMP Radio #4: PBO; A psychotic DJ, a wannabe necromancer, and a posse of vengeful hippies would all love to see fledgling vampire Ciara get her day in the sun - literally) $7.99
Strahan, Jonathan (ed) Edge of Infinity (PBO; Anthology; original hard sf stories about moving from our home world out into the solar system) $8.99
Tolkien/Porter, L The Hobbits: The Many Lives of Bilbo, Frodo, Sam, Merry, and Pippin (Nonfiction; a look at the changes made to the hobbits' characters, by Tolkien and by various adaptations for radio, television, film, and stage) $17.00
Turtledove, Harry Eruption (Supervolcano #1: An eruption in Yellowstone Park sends lava and mud flowing toward populated areas, and clouds of ash drifting across the country. The fallout destroys crops and livestock, clogs machinery, and makes cities uninhabitable. Those who survive have no choice but to rise from the ashes and recreate the world) $8.99
Turtledove, Harry All Fall Down (Supervolcano #2: After the eruption in Yellowstone Park, North America is covered in ash. Farmlands cannot produce food, machinery has been rendered useless, cities are no longer habitable, and the climate is growing colder. Ex-cop Colin Ferguson's family is spread across the US, separated by the catastrophe, and struggling to survive as the nation attempts to recover) $26.95
Tyler, J.D. Black Moon (Alpha Pack #3: PBO; A mutual brush with death awakens passion between Dr. Mackenzie Grant and panther shifter and sorcerer Kalen Black - and places Mackenzie in the path of a deadly enemy) $7.99
Warren, Christine Drive Me Wild (Others #14: PBO; Witch Tess Menzies has been made envoy to broker a truce between her kind and Manhattan's fiercest were-creatures. And that means outwitting tantalizing Council of Others leader Rafael De Santos) $7.99
Wells, Martha The Siren Depths (Raksura #3: PBO; A rival court has laid claim to Moon, and Jade may or may not be willing to fight for him. He must travel to a distant realm, where he will finally face the secrets of his past. And the vicious shape-shifting Fell menace groundlings and Raksura alike, determined to crossbreed with the Raksura for arcane purposes, driven by an ancient voice) $14.99
Werner, C.L. The Siege of Castellax (Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine Battles #11: PBO; The Chaos Space Marines of the Iron Warriors Legion, long renowned as masters of siege warfare, find the tables turned when they become the target of a massive ork invasion) $12.99
Whyte, Jack The Forest Laird (Guardians #1: 1305: In a London prison on the eve of his execution, William Wallace - hero to the Scots, outlaw to the English - tells the tale of his life to the Scottish priest who has come to hear his confession) $15.99
Williams, Walter Jon The Boolean Gate (Samuel Clemens escapes the grinding toil of being Mark Twain by cultivating a friendship with eccentric scientist Nicola Tesla. But Clemens begins to sense another, stranger intelligence behind Tesla's inventions - alternating current, wireless communications, death rays, robot weapons. Has Tesla somehow opened the gateway to an alien intelligence, or is it Tesla himself that will bring the world to Armageddon? Signed copies expected) $38.00
Willingham, Bill et al Fairest Vol. 1 (PBO; Full color graphic novel. Not for kids. Collects issues 1-6 of the comic book; the misadventures of Briar Rose when she is stolen away by the goblin army) $14.99
Willingham/Black et al A Flight of Angels (Full color graphic novel exploring the diverse mythology of angels) $17.99
Wingrove, David Daylight on Iron Mountain (Chung Kuo Prequel #2: The campaign to secure the border from China to Iraq has reached a strange impasse: the Arabs and Jews have united against their common enemy. But the Emperor cannot decide: destroy the Middle East in one blinding flash, or take another path? And so General Jiang Lei finds himself appointed to orchestrate the last great war against the West: the total dominion of America. Meanwhile, with his every move scrutinized, Jake Reed must serve the bureaucracy of the new China. But he is not alone in his discontent with the new order) $12.95

Expected Mid-December

The Hobbit Chronicles: An Unexpected Journey (Art book; over a thousand images of concept artwork, photographs, and development paintings for the films, with commentary. Plus a fold-out map printed in glow-in-the-dark ink, and a giant four-page fold-out of Bilbo's contract) $39.99
Adams, Alex White Horse (30-year-old Zoe is cleaning cages and floors at Pope Pharmaceuticals when the US president announces that humans are no longer a viable species. When Zoe realizes everyone she loves is disappearing, she starts running) $15.00
Bullington, Jesse The Folly of the World (PBO; 1421: After a massive flood devastates the Low Countries, a thug, a con man, and a half-feral girl arrive in Dordrecht, where betrayals born of greed, rage, and lust are simply politics as usual. So even if their scheme succeeds, these uneasy confederates may not live long enough to enjoy it) $15.99
Cameron, Miles The Red Knight (Traitor Son #1: Possessing the advantages of birth, training, and the luck of the devil, the Red Knight hires his company of mercenaries out to protect an abbey. The smart, deadly monster from the Wild that's preying on the abbey is something he can deal with. He thinks it's just a job, but it's going to be a war) $16.99
Clegg, Brian Armageddon Science (Nonfiction; everything you wanted to know about the man-made threats to our world, from global climate change to the risk of nuclear war) $15.99
Cross, Julie Tempest (YA; 2009: Jackson is a college student who can jump back through time. When strangers attack, Jackson's girlfriend Holly is killed, and Jackson jumps. But this time he's stuck in 2007. Desperate to save Holly, he learns what he can about his abilities. But before long the strangers from 2009 come looking for Jackson in 2007, determined to recruit the time-traveler, or kill him) $9.99
Jones, Howard Andrew The Bones of the Old Ones (Dabir & Asim #2: A cabal has ensorcelled Najya, a Persian noblewoman, to track down ancient magical tools of tremendous power. To stop the cabal and save her, Dabir and Asim venture into the worst winter in human memory, hunted by a shape-changing assassin) $25.99
Lee, Mike The Rise of Nagash: Nagash the Sorcerer / Nagash the Unbroken / Nagash Immortal (Warhammer Time of Legends: Omnibus reprint; 3 novels of the first necromancer) $22.50
Lyle, Anne The Merchant of Dreams (Night's Masque #2: PBO; Swordsman turned spy Mal Catlyn has been living in France with his young valet Coby Hendricks. But when Mal's dream about a skrayling shipwreck in the Mediterranean proves to be true, it sets him on a path to Venice - and a conflict of loyalties that will place him and his friends in even greater danger) $7.99
Naam, Ramez Nexus (A psychedelic wonder drug can link mind to mind. When a young man is caught improving it and making it available to kids in the San Francisco music scene, he's thrust over his head into a world of international espionage, with far more at stake than anyone realizes) $14.99
Reynolds, Anthony Neferata (Warhammer Time of Legends: PBO; A queen without a kingdom, her vampire children scattered, Lahmia sets her sights on a capital for her new empire: the stronghold of Silver Pinnacle. She calls her allies to battle, but can she truly trust Ushoran, Lord of Masks, and his bestial Strigoi vampires?) $8.99
Rucker, Rudy Nested Scrolls (Autobiography of the mathematician and sf novelist) $15.99
Saunders, Kate Magicalamity (Kids; 11-year-old Tom has just discovered that his dad is a fairy. And now Tom must trust his life to three fairy godmothers - but two of them are hardened criminals, and one falls out of the window when she tries to fly. Will their magic be enough to help Tom rescue his dad from some killer fairies?) $16.99
Sedia, Ekaterina Moscow But Dreaming (Collection; fantasy stories) $15.95
Wolfe, Gene Peace (Reissue; The melancholy memoir of an embittered old man whose imagination has the power to obliterate time and reshape reality) $15.99

Expected Early January

Ahmed, Saladin Throne of the Crescent Moon (Crescent Moon Kingdoms #1: Three companions discover that a series of supernatural massacres in the city of Damasawaat are connected to the power struggle between the iron-fisted Khalif and the mysterious Falcon Prince. They race against time to unravel a sorcerous plot that threatens to turn the city into a bloody ruin) $7.99
Anderson, Kevin J. Unnatural Acts (Dan Shamble #2: PBO; When a local senator and his goons picket a ghostly production of Shakespeare - condemning the troupe's 'unnatural' lifestyles - zombie PI Dan Shamble smells something rotten. Throw in a hairy hitman, a necromaniac, and a bank robber who walks through walls, and Dan's plate is full) $15.00
Andrew, Ilona Magic Bites special edition (Kate Daniels #1: Reprints the novel, plus prequel story 'A Questionable Client' and scenes from the novel from Curran's point of view. Plus in-depth info about the characters, factions, and places of Kate's world) $15.00
Anthony, Piers Luck of the Draw (Xanth #36: Summoned to Xanth as part of a wager between the Demons Earth and Xanth, Bryce has left behind his home and family and aged body forever, in exchange for youth and magic and a quest: he must court and marry the unwilling Princess Harmony) $25.99
Archer, Alex The Third Caliph (Rogue Angel #40: PBO; On a dig in Morocco, Annja finds herself caught between a devious terrorist - whose family honor depends on destroying a scroll she found - and a ruthless CIA team) $6.99
Axler, James Nemesis (Deathlands #108: PBO; Ryan Cawdor and his companions hire on as crew for a merchant's wag-train, heading towards what once was Montana. Only as they approach their destination do they learn there's a map to a mysterious valley rich with predark stockpiles) $6.99
Baker, K/Bartholomew, K Nell Gwynne's on Land and at Sea (Novella. For their summer vacation, the Ladies of Nell Gwynne's have retired to a respectable boarding house in Torquay. However, Torquay has recently been invaded by an eccentric American, who has peculiar intentions, toward both the placid coast of Tor Bay and the unassailable privacy of Lady Beatrice. There are rumors and sightings of a sea monster. There are dead butlers and thugs and fox terriers in inconvenient places. It appears their holidays will not be quiet, but they will certainly be interesting; Signed copies expected) $35.00
Baxter, Stephen The Wheel of Ice (Doctor Who: The Doctor, Jamie, and Zoe find themselves suspected of theft and vandalism at a mining colony near one of Saturn's moons - but the real trouble is waiting for them down in the mines) $26.95
Berg, Carol The Daemon Prism (Collegia Magica #3: Consumed with despair, blind necromancer Dante seeks refuge in a magical puzzle that supposedly fulfills one's utmost desires. But it's actually a trap, threatening to unleash the very cataclysm he fears) $7.99
Bourne, J.L. Shattered Hourglass (Day by Day Armageddon #3: In a desperate bid to take back the continental US - where hordes of undead now dominate the ravaged human population - a Navy commander leads a global mission to the heart of the pandemic) $15.00
Bradbury, Ray Nemo! (Original screenplay set in the lavishly imagined dreamscape of Winsor McCay's Little Nemo comic strips) $35.00
Brennan, Thomas Doktor Glass (PBO; A faceless corpse is found in the shadows of the Transatlantic Span, a bridge stretching from Victorian Liverpool to NYC. As additional victims turn up, each with the same burn marks, Inspector Langton connects the deaths to rumors of soul snatchers and the elusive Doktor Glass, who is behind the illicit trade in souls) $15.00
Buckell, Tobias S. Arctic Rising (The Gaia Corp plans to roll back global warming with a giant sunshade - tech that could also be used as a superweapon. Anika Duncan of the UN Polar Guard has risked her life to recover a nuclear weapon that was smuggled into the Arctic. But when the wrong people get their hands on the sunshade, that nuke is the only thing that can take it out - and Anika will have to decide the future of the world) $7.99
Byers, Richard Lee Blind God's Bluff (PBO; Billy Fox is a small-time gambler on a losing streak. His life gets a lot more complicated when he's recruited to take a local god's place in a high-stakes supernatural poker tournament, where magic, bloodshed, and cheating are not only expected, they're encouraged) $14.99
Caine/Hughes (ed) Chicks Kick Butt (Anthology; 13 original urban fantasy stories in which strong heroines tackle vampires, werewolves, demons, and monsters) $7.99
Campbell, J (Hemry, J) Against All Enemies (Paul Sinclair #4: Reissue; Someone aboard the Michaelson is selling secrets; asked by NCIS to uncover the traitor, Paul must walk the dangerous line between duty and honor) $7.99
Chan, Koonchung The Fat Years (In the near future, an entire month has gone missing from Chinese records. No one has any memory of it, and no one cares - except a small circle of friends, determined to get to the bottom of the sinister cheerfulness and amnesia) $16.00
Cherry, Brigid (ed) True Blood: Investigating Vampires and Southern Gothic (Nonfiction; a scholarly look at the TV series in general, and particularly the representations of sexuality, race, and class as the series engages directly with prejudice and civil rights) $18.00
Correia, Larry Spellbound (Grimnoir Chronicles #2: When a magical assassin makes an attempt on the life of President Franklin Roosevelt, the crime is pinned on the Grimnoir, and the knights become fugitives while they attempt to discover who framed them. Things get worse when Jake learns that the Power jumped universes because it was fleeing a magic-eating predator - a predator that has just landed on Earth) $7.99
David, James F. Dinosaur Thunder (Thunder #3: 18 years ago, a time disruption transported huge swaths of the Cretaceous period into the 20th century, and humanity found itself sharing the world with dinosaurs. Measures were taken, and the crisis ended. But now dinosaurs are beginning to appear again) $27.99
Egan, Alexa Demon's Curse (Imnada Brotherhood #1: PBO; Regency England: As the result of a savage massacre on the eve of Waterloo, shape-shifter Captain Mac Flannery and the men he served with spend the hours of darkness trapped in their animal aspects. Now one of them has been murdered, and Mac's only hope of unearthing the truth lies with beautiful actress Bianca Parrino, who finds herself falling for the mysterious soldier) $7.99
Estep, Jennifer Crimson Frost (Mythos Academy #4: PBO; YA; Gwen is arrested, accused of purposely helping the Reapers free the evil god Loki from his prison. Pretty much everyone thinks she's guilty, so she'll have to clear up this mess herself) $9.95
Evans, Leigh The Trouble with Fate (Mystwalker #1: PBO; Part fae, part were, Heidi had an idyllic childhood, until a werewolf killed her father and the Fae executed her mother. She's never forgiven either side, especially Robson. He was the first and only boy she ever loved - until he became prime suspect in her father's murder) $7.99
Francis, Diana Pharaoh Blood Winter (Horngate Witches #4: PBO; The leader of the Earth's Last Stand cult, whose power comes from a dark and terrible source, has his eyes on Horngate and its magical inhabitants. To save those she loves, Max will knowingly walk into a trap) $7.99
Fukuda, Andrew The Hunt (YA; In a world where vampires consider humans a delicacy to be hunted for their blood, Gene has successfully disguised the fact that he's human. But his carefully constructed life begins to crumble when he's chosen to help hunt the last remaining humans) $9.99
Green, Simon R. The Bride Wore Black Leather (Nightside #12: John Taylor is set to marry the love of his life, Suzie Shooter. But first he has one more case to solve - and it has him on the run from friends and enemies both, with his bride-to-be looking to collect the bounty on his head) $7.99
Haldeman, Joe Earthbound (Carmen Dula #3: The mysterious alien Others have prohibited humans from space travel, destroying Earth's fleet of starships. Now Carmen and her colleagues struggle to find a way, using 19th-century technology, to reclaim the future that has been stolen from them) $7.99
Hamilton, Peter F. Great North Road (2142, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: One of the wealthy North family clones has been murdered - and 20 years ago, a North clone and his household were murdered, same MO, on the planet of St. Libra. Was Angela Tramelo wrongly convicted? She always claimed that she alone survived an alien attack. To investigate the possible alien threat, a team of engineers and xenobiologists - along with their technical advisor Angela Tramelo - are dispatched to the planet. But once the expedition is deep in the rainforest, someone begins picking off the team one by one. Angela insists it's the alien, but her new colleagues aren't so sure) $30.00
Harris, Charlaine Grave Sight graphic novel (Harper Connelly GN #1: Full color graphic novel; adaptation of the novel) $25.95
Harris/Kelner (ed) Home Improvement: Undead Edition (Anthology; 14 original stories of of haunted home repair and surreal estates) $16.00
Hendee, Barb & J.C. Between Their Worlds (Noble Dead #7: Dhampir Magiere and half-elf Leesil must rescue Wynn from her captivity in the Guild of Sagecraft. But Wynn doesn't want to give up access to the scrolls that may help locate the last of the magical Orbs coveted by the Ancient Enemy) $7.99
Hendee, Barb & J.C. The Dog in the Dark (Noble Dead #8: Dhampir Magiere, half-elf Leesil, and elven dog Chap continue their quest to find the powerful Orb of Air before their enemies do. Elfin assassin Brot'an has forced his company on them while also offering his protection, but his true motive is much more sinister) $26.95
Herbert, B/Anderson, K Sisterhood of Dune (Dune: 83 years after the Battle of Corrin, great changes are brewing that will shape and twist all of humanity) $9.99
Hunter, Erin The Forgotten Warrior (Warriors: Omen of the Stars #5: Kids; With a divided StarClan creating a rift among the four warrior Clans, the spirits of the Dark Forest are gaining strength. As Clanmates turn against one another, the warrior cats will be forced to choose whose word they can trust - before it's too late) $6.99
Jordan, R/Dixon, Chuck Eye of the World Volume 3 graphic novel (Wheel of Time GN #01C: Full color graphic novel; issues 13-18 of the adaptation of fantasy novel) $24.99
Jordan, R/Sanderson, B A Memory of Light (Wheel of Time #14: The final installment of the epic fantasy series) $34.99
Killough-Walden, Heather Death's Angel (Lost Angels #3: PBO; Angel of Death and vampire Azrael discovers his destined mate at his brother's wedding, but Sophie is unaware of her archess identity; when supernatural forces threaten her, Azrael must protect her - and reveal his true, savage self) $7.99
Kowal, Mary Robinette Glamour in Glass (Jane #2: The deposed Napoleon has escaped from exile, throwing Europe into turmoil. Jane and Vincent's Continental honeymoon is interrupted when Vincent is arrested as an English spy. Jane must use the glamour at her disposal to rescue him from prison) $14.99
Krentz, Jayne Ann Copper Beach (Dark Legacy #1: A rare alchemical text sparks passion in a couple determined to uncover its secrets) $7.99
Laumer, Keith Future Imperfect (Collection; novel Catastrophe Planet (alternate title: The Breaking Earth ) plus six shorter works of sf) $7.99
Levine, Gail Carson A Tale of Two Castles (Kids; 12-year-old Elodie is taken in by the brilliant dragon Meenore, who moonlights as a detective. On their first case together, they must find out who is trying to kill the town's shape-shifting ogre) $6.99
Littlewood, Kathryn Bliss (Kids; While their parents are away, the Bliss kids are supposed to keep the Cookery Booke - full of enchanted recipes - under lock and key. But a few Love Muffins and Cookies of Truth couldn't cause too much trouble, could they?) $7.99
Mack, David The Body Electric (Star Trek Next Generation: Cold Equations #3: PBO; Traveler Wesley Crusher enlists the help of Captain Picard and crew to try and stop a planet-sized Machine that threatens to exterminate all life in the galaxy) $7.99
Martin, Gail Z. Ice Forged (Ascendant Kingdoms #1: McFadden has spent the last 6 years in a frigid penal colony, where harsh discipline and oppressive magic keep the peace. But the supply ships have stopped coming, boding ill for the home kingdom. McFadden and the colonists must decide: continue to scratch out a subsistence in their icy prison, or return to the ruins of the kingdom they once called home?) $15.99
Martine, Hanna A Taste of Ice (Elementals #2: PBO; Xavier has sworn off magic and relationships, until he meets Cat - but she could be a water elemental, and the enemy of his people) $7.99
Maxey, James Witchbreaker (Dragon Apocalypse #3: PBO; A young witch, hoping to wipe out the Church of the Book and bring about a new age of witchcraft, bonds her soul with the primal dragon of decay. This gives her vast powers of destruction - but at the cost of her humanity. In hopes of mastering the dark magic, she goes on a quest to find the greatest witch of all time) $8.99
Mayer, Andrew P. Power Under Pressure (Society of Steam #3: Lord Eschaton has almost everything he needs to rebuild the world in his image - except the mechanical heart of the Automaton. Hiding in a Brooklyn junkyard, Sarah Stanton is trying to restore the mechanical man's life. Will she be able to forge a ragtag group of repentant villains, damaged Paragons, and love-mad geniuses into a team of heroes?) $17.95
Meyer, Marissa Cinder (Lunar Chronicles #1: YA; Humans and androids crowd the streets of New Beijing, and a deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. Earth's fate hinges on one girl: Cinder, a gifted cyborg mechanic with a mysterious past) $9.99
Moore, E.S. Blessed by a Demon's Mark (Kat Redding #3: PBO; Kat seeks refuge in the town of Delai, hoping to shed her Lady Death persona and live a more normal life. But the town seems a little too serene - and the more Kat discovers, the more she realizes her only choice is not whether to do battle, but which side she'll risk her life to defend) $7.99
Norton, Andre The Iron Breed: The Iron Cage / Breed to Come (Omnibus reprint; 2 science fantasy novels) $12.00
Parker, Lara Angelique's Descent (Dark Shadows: Reissue; Barnabas Collins and Angelique were eternally bound by love and hate. This is the story of how it all began) $7.99
Perry, Steve The Ramal Extraction (Cutter's Wars: PBO; 24th century: A top mercenary unit, hired to find and rescue the daughter of the Rajah Ramal of New Mumbai, soon realizes that what they thought would be an in-and-out extraction job is about to get a lot more interesting - and a lot more lethal) $7.99
Planck, M.C. The Kassa Gambit (When the human colony on Kassa is devastated by an attack, their SOS is answered by a tramp freighter, and by a double agent who has been undercover for so long he can't be trusted by anyone. A crashed alien spaceship leads to the discovery that humanity has even bigger problems than an imminent alien invasion) $24.99
Powell, Gareth L. Ack-Ack Macaque (PBO; 1944: As waves of German ninjas parachute into Kent, Britain's greatest hope is a Spitfire pilot. Trouble is, he's a cynical, one-eyed, cigar-chomping monkey who has started to doubt everything, including his own existence. A century later, in a world where France and England merged in the 1950s, a former journalist finds herself drawn into a deadly game with the man who stole her electronic soul. Meanwhile, in Paris, after taking part in a break-in at a research lab, the heir to the British throne goes on the run) $8.99
Pratchett, Terry Snuff (Discworld #33: Sam Vimes is going to take a vacation - at least, that was the plan) $9.99
Rawn, Melanie Touchstone (Glass Thorns #1: Cade is elven, fae, and human wizard. His aristocratic mother wants him to join the Royal Court, living off the scraps of kings. But Cade lives and breathes for the theater. He's very good, and very determined to become an honored artist - or die trying) $7.99
Reeve, Philip A Web of Air (Fever Crumb #2: YA; 2 years ago, Fever Crumb escaped the war-torn city of London. Now, she arrives in the city of Mayda, where a mysterious recluse is building a machine that can fly. Fever is the engineer he needs - but ruthless enemies will kill to possess their secrets) $9.99
Rex, Adam Cold Cereal (Cold Cereal #1: Kids; Sometimes Scott hallucinates: mermaids, unicorns, a talking rabbit-man in tweed pants. But then one of these hallucinations tries to steal Scott's backpack: Mick, a leprechaun who's on the run from the Goodco Cereal Company. Can Scott and Mick save the world from Goodco's sinister plans?) $7.99
Ringo, J/Helfers, J Tiger by the Tail (Paladin of Shadows #6: The Kildar's idea of a vacation includes taking down pirates in the Singapore Straits. But when he finds computer chips designed to run nuclear reactors in the pirate booty, Harmon has a new mission: discover how bottom-feeding thieves got their hands on top-secret tech; Signed copies) $27.00
Robson, Cecy Sealed with a Curse (Weird Girls #1: PBO; Celia and her three sisters are the products of a backfired curse that gave each of them special powers. This tends to get them into trouble with the local vampires, werewolves, witches, and demons - especially after one of them blows up a vampire in self-defense) $7.99
Rowland, Diana Touch of the Demon (Kara Gillian #5: PBO; Imprisoned by yet another demon lord, Kara discovers she's far more than a hostage - she has ties to the demon realm she never dreamed of) $7.99
Salyards, Jeff Scourge of the Betrayer (PBO; The soldiers of the Syldoon Empire are known throughout the world for their treachery and atrocities. Young scribe Arki suspects their reputation may have grown in the retelling. He'll have a chance to find out: he's been hired to chronicle the exploits of a warrior band) $15.99
Sargent, Pamela Farseed (Seed #2: YA; It's been more than 20 years since planetfall. Zoheret and her companions have started settlements, had children of their own. But her old nemesis Ho struck out on his own. When Ho's 15-year-old daughter sees strangers approaching, the old hostilities between the two groups of shipmates begin anew) $9.99
Simmons, Kristen Article 5 (YA; Soldiers instead of police. The Moral Statutes instead of the Bill of Rights. People who get arrested usually don't come back. Living with her single mother, 17-year-old Ember keeps a low profile, keeps her life peaceful. Until the day her mother is arrested for noncompliance with the Moral Statutes. And one of the arresting officers is the boy Ember loves) $9.99
Smythe, James The Explorer (On the first manned mission into deep space, journalist Cormac Easton and the ship's crew wake from hypersleep to find the captain dead in his safety pod. But Ground Control tells them there is no turning back: the mission must continue. As the body count rises, Cormac finds himself alone, spiraling toward his own death - unless he can find a way to stop it) $14.99
Snyder, Maria V. Scent of Magic (Healers #1: PBO; To keep King Tohon from winning control of the Realms, Avry will do whatever she can to support his opponents, including infiltrating a holy army, evading magic sniffers, teaching forest skills to soldiers, and figuring out how to stop Tohon's army of walking dead) $14.95
Taylor, K.J. The Shadow's Heir (Risen Sun #1: When a stranger saves her from a pair of thugs and gives her a place to stay, half-breed Laela Redguard is shocked to learn he is King Arenadd - a man said to be a murderer who sold his soul to the Night God) $7.99
Teppo, Mark Earth Thirst (PBO; Humanity is destroying the very planet they call home. Multinational corporations are despoiling the environment, and using their power to crush anything that gets in the way of their profits. Nothing human can stop them. But something unhuman might. They are the last guardians of paradise, more than human but less than angels. We know them as vampires) $14.99
Thorpe, Gav Ravenwing (Warhammer 40,000: PBO; Led by the heroic Master Sammael, the Ravenwing Space Marines swoop from the skies in lightning-fast speeders to bring death to the foes of the Imperium where their battle-brothers cannot) $11.99
Treggiari, Jo Ashes, Ashes (YA; The end of the world came and went, taking 99% of the population with it. As the weather rages out of control and Sweepers clean the streets of plague victims, Lucy survives in the wilds of Central Park. But there's something special about Lucy - and the Sweepers will stop at nothing to have her) $9.99
Ursu, Anne Breadcrumbs (Kids; Hazel and Jack have been best friends for years, through hot Minneapolis summers and cold Minneapolis winters, dreaming of Hogwarts and Oz. Now they're eleven. When Jack stops talking to Hazel, she discovers that his heart has been frozen, and he's been taken into the woods by a mysterious woman made of ice. It's up to Hazel to go in after him) $6.99
West, Michelle Skirmish (House War #4: Jewel is preparing to announce her candidacy to become the next Terafin and claim the House Seat. Now she's being targeted by demons who will stop at nothing to destroy Jewel and her allies as the House War begins) $8.99
West, Michelle Battle (House War #5: Jewel has become the target of assassins and of a demon beyond her ability to defeat. And no place within Averalaan is safe, when elemental forces can change the structure of the city, when the old ways are opening to release wild magic, when former enemies become uneasy allies and longtime allies are called into question) $25.95
White, Steve Sunset of the Gods (T.R.A. #2: PBO; Jason Thanou is assigned to lead a scholarly time travel expedition to the battle of Marathon in ancient Greece, where he discovers that the alien Olympians are trying to turn Athens away from its budding democracy) $14.00
Wright, John C. The Hermetic Millennia (Montrose #2: Montrose - Texas gunslinger, idealist, and posthuman genius - has gone into cryo-suspension, intending to be alive to meet an alien threat thousands of years in the future. But he is awakened repeatedly through the centuries to confront the woes of an ever-changing and violent world) $25.99
Yolen, Jane/Cavallaro Curses! Foiled Again (Foiled #2: PBO; Kids; Graphic novel; the Seelie realm is under attack, and only Aliera and her cousin Caroline can set things right. Caroline is fragile and uses a wheelchair, but Aliera knows there's more to her quiet cousin than meets the eye) $15.99
Zahn, Timothy Cobra Gamble (Cobra War #3: As the Troft battle to consolidate their conquered territories, a small group of Cobras and Qasaman Djinn work together to create a victory that will rock the invaders to the core and bring other Troft demesnes into the conflict on the humans' side) $7.99
Zahn, Timothy Scoundrels (Star Wars: Han Solo needs money to pay off the bounty on his head, and an opportunity has just arrived in the form of the perfect heist. With nine like-minded scoundrels, he and Chewbacca just might be able to pull it off) $27.00

Due Mid-January

Belcher, R.S. The Six-Gun Tarot (Nevada, 1869: Golgotha, a cattle town with more than its share of unnatural secrets, has known many strange events, but nothing like the primordial darkness stirring in the abandoned silver mine) $25.99
Blaylock, James P. The Aylesford Skull (Langdon St. Ives: 1883: A steam launch has been taken by pirates above Egypt Bay. In Aylesford, a grave has been opened, and possibly robbed of the skull. The culprit is suspected to be the infamous Dr. Narbondo. When Narbondo kidnaps Langdon St. Ives' young son, the eccentric scientist and his factotum Hasbro race to London in pursuit) $14.95
Coates, Deborah Wide Open (Hallie Michaels #1: Hallie returns from Afghanistan to find her sister Dell's ghost waiting. The sheriff says Dell committed suicide, but Hallie doesn't believe it. She discovers more ghosts, of women who disappeared without a trace. Now someone's trying to stop her investigation) $14.99
Fultz, John R. Seven Kings (Books of the Shaper #2: In Khyrei, an escaped slave finds the key to a savage revolution. In the Stormlands, the Twin Kings argue the destiny of their kingdom. Beyond the haunted mountains, King Vireon confronts a plague of demons. Iardu the Shaper spins sorceries into a vision of apocalypse, Giants and Men march as one to shatter a wicked empire, and the fate of the known world rests on the swift blades of Seven Kings) $15.99
Gilman, Charles The Slither Sisters (Lovecraft Middle School #2: Kids; With his new friends Glenn and Karina (and the help of a two-headed rat), Robert delves deeper into the mysteries of the school and its creepy parallel dimension, the haunted Tillinghast Mansion) $13.99
Gould, Steven Impulse (Raised in isolation by her parents, in hiding from the people who want to control her father's ability to teleport, Cent was never able to teleport herself. Until the day an avalanche thundered down on her, and she suddenly found herself in her bedroom. That was the first time) $25.99
Harrison, Kim Ever After (Rachel Morgan #11: The demonic realm that parallels the human world is shrinking. If it disappears completely, so does all magic. It's up to Rachel - and her unlikely ally, elven tycoon Trent Kalamack - to avert the catastrophe) $27.99
Klimo, Kate Daughter of the Centaurs (Centauriad #1: YA; Malora planned to be a horse wrangler and a hunter, just like her father. Instead a massacre leaves her the lone survivor, roaming the wilderness with a band of horses. When centaurs find her and take her to their city, she must decide whether the comforts of her new home are worth the parts of herself she must sacrifice to keep them) $9.99
Lake, Jay Kalimpura (Green Universe #3: Green has sworn to retrieve the two girls taken hostage by the Bittern Court, but the Temple of the Lily Goddess is playing politics with her life) $27.99
Modesitt Jr., L.E. Imager's Battalion (Imager #6: As part of the Telaryn army's invasion of Bovaria, Quaeryt leads history's first Imager fighting force into war; court intrigues pursue him even to the front lines of the conflict) $27.99
Moorcock, Michael The Warlord of the Air (Nomad of the Time Streams #1: Reissue; Flung from the North East Frontier of 1902 into 1973, where the new world order is maintained by the British Empire - although not all of the citizens support this marvelous equilibrium - Captain Oswald Bastable is forced to question his most cherished ideals, and discovers to his horror that he has become a nomad of the time streams, eternally doomed to travel the wayward currents of a chaotic multiverse) $14.95
Murdock, Catherine Wisdom's Kiss (YA; Princess Wisdom longs for adventure beyond the staid old kingdom of Montagne. Tips, a soldier, longs to keep his true identity a secret. Fortitude, a maid, longs only for Tips. They might attain their dreams - while preserving their land from ruin - if only they can bear one another's company long enough to come up with a plan) $8.99
Redick, Robert V.S. Night of the Swarm (Chathrand Voyage #4: As the evil sorcerer Arunis fell, he summoned a demonic entity, the Swarm, that could turn the world into a graveyard. The great mage Erithusme has the power to stand against the Swarm. Long thought dead, he lives buried deep in Thasha's soul. But for the mage to live again, Thasha may have to die) $16.00
Reese, James The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll & Mademoiselle Odile (YA; Paris, 1870: 16-year-old Odile's ancestors were reputed to be witches. Were they? Odile seeks the answer to this question while she uses her talents to help a young Londoner, Doctor Jekyll - who seems to be abusing the salts that she gave him in a most disconcerting way) $9.99
Scalzi, John Redshirts (On a starship where every Away Mission results in the death of at least one low-ranked crew member, a great deal of energy belowdecks is expended on avoiding Away Mission assignments. Until Ensign Andrew Dahl stumbles on information that completely transforms the crew's understanding of what the starship really is - and offers them a crazy, risky chance to save their own lives) $14.99
Willingham, Bill et al Cubs in Toyland (Fables #18: Full color graphic novel. Not for kids. Snow and Bigby's cub Therese receives a Christmas gift from an unknown admirer that may hold the key to a deep, disturbing secret) $16.99

Expected Early February

Adams, Tessa Soulbound (Lone Star Witch #1: PBO; Although her witch powers never emerged, Xandra has made a life for herself in Austin, Texas, and she's happy. Until she runs into powerful warlock Declan, who awakens more than magical powers within her) $7.99
Asher, Neal The Departure (Owners #1: PBO; Overpopulated Earth has fallen under the brutal thumb of the Committee. Twelve billion human beings must die before the Earth can be stabilized, and the Argus satellite laser network is almost ready. Waking in a crate destined for an incinerator, Alan Saul has company: Janus, a rogue AI inhabiting the forbidden hardware in his skull. Saul intends to stop Argus and take revenge on the Committee - once he finds out who he used to be. Meanwhile, the Antares Base on Mars has been abandoned by the Committee; they will run out of resources and perish within five years. The base's political officers see everyone else as expendable; caught in their power struggle, Var Delex is discovering that Mars holds new and interesting ways to die) $15.99
Axler, James Savage Dawn (Outlanders #64: PBO; Kane, Brigid, and Grant come to the aid of a race of serpent-human mutants caught up in a civil war) $6.99
Ballard, J.G. Kingdom Come (Reissue; Richard Pearson's father is gunned down by a deranged mental patient in a vast shopping mall outside Heathrow Airport. When the prime suspect is released without charge, Richard investigates, and uncovers a neo-fascist world at the mall, with a charismatic spokesperson who is inciting the masses: riots frequently terrorize the complex, immigrant communities are attacked by hooligans, and sports events mushroom into jingoistic political rallies) $15.95
Ballard, J.G. Miracles of Life: Shanghai to Shepperton, an Autobiography (Autobiography of the writer) $25.95
Ballard, J.G. Rushing to Paradise (Reissue; Led by a charismatic and slightly unhinged woman, a group of environmentalists gain control of a small South Pacific island in hopes of cultivating it into their own private Eden. But paradise is not quite what it seems) $15.95
Bangs, Nina Wicked Edge (Castle of Dark Dreams #5: Naughty angel Passion is sent to Earth to trap sensually adventurous demon Edge) $7.99
Barron, Laird The Croning (Strange things exist on the periphery of our existence: black magic, weird cults, and worse. For 80 years, academic Donald Miller has walked along the edge of a chasm, leading a charmed life between endearing absent-mindedness and sanity-shattering realization. Now he is about to discover the dark secrets along the edges) $14.99
Bear, Elizabeth Range of Ghosts (Eternal Sky #1: Temur is heir to the throne of the Great Khan, in exile to escape his cousin's attempts to kill him. Samarkar is a princess who has renounced her worldly power to become a wizard. These two will come together to stand against a cult that has used deceit and sorcerous power to bring all the empires of the Celadon Highway to strife and civil war) $14.99
Blackmoore, Stephen Dead Things (PBO; Necromancer Eric Carter returns to Los Angeles, only to discover that his sister's murder was bait to bring him home. Now he has to figure out who, or what, is gunning for him. Because it's not just his life on the line - it's his soul) $7.99
Brennan, Marie A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent (Isabella, Lady Trent, brought the study of dragons out of the misty shadows of myth into the clear light of science. Here is her story) $25.99
Briggs, Patricia Cry Wolf (Alpha & Omega #1: 1st HC edition) $26.95
Briggs, Patricia Fair Game (Alpha & Omega #3: When the FBI requests the werewolf pack's help on a serial killer case, Charles and Anna are sent to Boston. They quickly realize that all the victims were werewolves - and the investigation puts the two of them right in the killer's sights) $7.99
Britain, Kristen Blackveil (Green Rider #4: An insurrection led by dark magicians threatens to break the boundaries of Blackveil Forest, and release the powerful dark magic that has been shut away there for a thousand years) $8.99
Card, Orson Scott Shadows in Flight (Shadow Saga #5: Bean and three of his children discover a derelict Formic colony ship. Aboard it they find the life support that is failing on their own ship, and labs for exploring both their own genetic anomaly and the mysterious disease that killed the ship's colony) $7.99
Carriger, Gail Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School #1: YA; 1851: It's one thing to learn to curtsy properly. It's quite another to learn to curtsy and throw a knife at the same time. Welcome to Finishing School) $17.99
Chadwick, Frank How Dark the World Becomes (PBO; Gangster Sasha Naradnyo discovers that his self-serving decision - to help a pair of young alien lordlings flee the colony world of Peezgtaan - has thrust him into the midst of a political battle that could remake the galactic balance of power and save humanity from slow death by servitude. Now all he has to do is survive and keep his charges alive on a hostile planet) $14.00
Clarke, Cassandra Rose The Mad Scientist's Daughter (Cat's father brings an experimental android to their isolated home to serve as her tutor. Finn becomes her constant companion and friend as she grows to adulthood. But trouble arises when they take the relationship much further than anyone intended) $14.99
Cole, Myke Fortress Frontier (Shadow Ops #2: PBO; Colonel Alan Bookbinder is an Army bureaucrat, until he develops criminalized magical powers and is thrown onto the front lines, where he will face not only a horrific enemy, but the most wanted man in the known universe) $7.99
Collins, Lee She Returns from War (Cora Oglesby #2: A young Englishwoman arrives in the Old West and sets in motion a series of events that will pit Cora against a Navajo witch bent on avenging the atrocities committed against her tribe) $7.99
Cooper, Elspeth Songs of the Earth (Wild Hunt #1: Gair can hear music no one else can, music with power. In the Holy City, that means death. With the Church Knights and their witchfinder hot on his heels, Gair's only hope is the Order of Guardians of the Veil. But the Veil between worlds is weakening, and behind it, the Hidden Kingdom, hungry for dominion over the daylight realm, is stirring) $7.99
Deas, Stephen The Order of the Scales (Memory of Flames #3: Determined to take back the kingdom, Zafir has seized Jehal's wife and son as hostages. Desperate to save his queen and his heir, Jehal makes a tentative peace with the dragons of the north, and prepares to fly against his enemies. But greater danger threatens. The dragons are awakening from the spells cast upon them. They are regaining their native fury - and intent on revenge) $7.99
Decker, James K. The Burn Zone (PBO; The alien haan have taken over humanity, and no one is safe. When Sam sees her guardian arrested on false charges, she'll do anything to save him. If she can't, she'll watch everything burn) $7.99
Denning, Troy Apocalypse (Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi #9: Luke Skywalker leads a desperate assault against the Lost Tribe of the Sith. The future of Coruscant, and of the Galactic Alliance, hangs in the balance) $7.99
Doctorow, Cory Homeland (Marcus #2: YA; After California's economy collapses, Marcus lands a job as webmaster for a muckraking politician who promises reform. Things get complicated when an old girlfriend gives him a thumbdrive containing hard evidence of deliberate corporate and government perfidy) $17.99
Dornbusch, Betsy Exile (Seven Eyes #1: Falsely condemned for his wife's murder, Draken is banished to Akrasia, a realm on the brink of revolution. Draken lives only to clear his name and avenge his wife's murder, but finds himself pressed into the service of Akrasia's queen, whose life and land may well depend on the exiled warrior) $26.99
Ellis, Warren et al Global Frequency (Full color graphic novel. Not for kids. Collects the entire 12-issue series. When a crisis strikes, Global Frequency agents are assigned by leader Miranda Zero, based on proximity, area of expertise, and, in some cases, sheer desperation!) $19.99
Ferrell, Sean Man in the Empty Suit (Every year, a time traveler heads to 2071 NYC for a birthday party with all the other versions of who he has been and who he will be. But the year he turns 39, he finds the body of his 40-year-old self. As the older versions of himself point out, he has one year to prevent his murder, or they're all goners) $24.95
Frater, Rhiannon Fighting to Survive (As the World Dies #2: Survivors of the zombie plague have found tenuous safety in the walled-off center of a small Texas town. Now they must find enough food, establish laws, and fight off both the undead who want to eat them and the living bandits who want to rob and kill them) $7.99
Galenorn, Yasmine Haunted Moon (Otherworld #13: PBO; A mission to rescue the missing wife of a Fae noble leads Camille D'Artigo to a mysterious psychic network and a terrifying ritual that plunges her into the world of the dead) $7.99
George III, David R. Allegiance in Exile (Star Trek: PBO; Far from either the Klingon or the Romulan Empires, Captain Kirk and the away team find a lifeless, devastated city and spaceport on a beautiful green planet. Tricorder readings show they have been deserted for only a year. Who could have done this - and are they a threat to the Federation?) $7.99
Grine, Chris Chickenhare (Reissue; Kids; Graphic novel; Chickenhare is the rarest animal around, so when he and his turtle friend Abe are captured and sold to an evil taxidermist, they must escape before they end up stuffed) $10.99
Groening, Matt Simpsons Comics Supernova (PBO; Full color graphic novel) $15.99
Hand, Elizabeth Available Dark (Cass Neary #2: A mysterious job offer sends photographer Cass Neary to Helsinki, where a fashion photographer shows her photos depicting ritual killings. Narrowly escaping death herself, Cass flees to Iceland, but soon unsolved murders are multiplying faster than she can run) $14.99
Heinlein, Robert A. Sixth Column (Reissue; After the US is conquered by totalitarian forces, a tiny enclave of scientists and soldiers mounts a rebellion. It's going to take technological savvy and a propaganda campaign that would leave Madison Avenue aghast for the US to rise again) $7.99
Hobb, Robin City of Dragons (Rain Wilds #3: The lost city of Kelsingra can only be reached by flight - a test of endurance and skill beyond the strength of the stunted dragons. Desperate, they must search the depths of their ancestral memories for the knowledge that might save them. But time is running out for both dragons and their human keepers) $7.99
Jayne, Hannah Under the Gun (Underworld Detection Agency #4: PBO; When Sophie's old boss Pete Sampson asks for help after a mysterious two-year disappearance, she's determined to find out which highly-placed demon put two ruthless werewolf killers on his tail) $7.99
Kenyon, Sherrilyn Born of Silence (League #5: Zarya's only goal is to topple the government that destroyed her family and left her penniless. Her biggest asset is a mysterious man known only as Kere. But Kere has a dark secret - he is heir to the government Zarya wants to overthrow) $7.99
Kiernan, Caitlin R. Blood Oranges (PBO; After being bitten by a werewolf and turned into a vampire in one night, Quinn has become Public Enemy #1 in the supernatural community. Now she's leaving a bloody trail through New England, looking for the person (or thing) that wants her dead) $16.00
Klaw, Rick (ed) The Apes of Wrath (PBO; Anthology; fantasy, sf, and horror stories delving into the cultural fascination with - and dread of - our simian cousins) $15.95
Knight, E.E. Dragon Fate (Age of Fire #6: The order the three dragon siblings fought to establish is falling apart. Ancient sorceries have been awakened. Dragons battle dragons. And men are taking up arms against their winged overlords. Now, the three must unite once more to save dragonkind from extinction) $7.99
Kosmatka, Ted The Games (The US Olympic Committee has used AI to create its greatest warrior for this year's games. But the gladiator shows signs of hyper-intelligence and a vicious streak, and may be capable of destroying more than just its opponents) $9.99
Lam, Laura Pantomime (YA; Micah, born both male and female and raised as the daughter of a noble family, escapes to join the circus as a male trapeze artist. As he learns more about his origins and sexuality, can he escape the past that is trying to catch up with him?) $9.99
Lee, Sharon/Miller, Steve Necessity's Child (Liaden: The kompani sees none as enemy, and yet few as friend, living quietly in the shadows in many places, thriving off the bounty that others have no wit to secure, nor skill to defend. Clan Korval is in many ways the opposite: wealthy in enemies, fortunate in friends, protecting itself with vigor, and teaching even its youngest children the art of war. When representatives of Clan Korval arrive on the planet Surebleak where the kompani has lived secret and aloof, it seems to the kompani that they are borne by the winds of change, and that their plans may bring catastrophe, changing the culture, and the kompani , forever. There, the lives of three people intersect: Kezzi, apprentice to the kompani's grandmother; Syl Vor, Clan Korval's youngest warrior; and Rys, a man without a world, or a past; Signed copies) $26.00
Locke, Kate The Queen Is Dead (Immortal Empire #2: While investigating Half-Blood disappearances, Val gets in over his head. It's up to Xandra, the newly crowned Goblin Queen, to rescue her brother and bring the atrocities to light, while coping with the political factions vying for her favor, and with Queen Victoria's scrutiny) $16.99
Lord, Karen The Best of All Possible Worlds (After their homeland is destroyed, the survivors of a proud and reserved alien society have no choice but to reach out to the indigenous humanoids of their adopted world, to whom they are distantly related. They wish to preserve their way of life, but to save their culture, they may have to change it forever) $25.00
Maitland, Piper Hunting Daylight (Caro #2: PBO; Years ago, Caro's husband disappeared while looking for a tribe of day-walking vampires in Africa. Now that he's been declared legally dead, Caro feels it's time to move on - despite her doubts. Meanwhile, an Ottoman vampire lies dying from a rare disease which has made him vulnerable to the faintest of light. The nightmares that plague Caro are the fodder of his dreams, and it is her darkest fears that will lift him into the light of day) $9.99
Martin, George R.R. Tuf Voyaging (Reissue; Armed with a seedship - giving him the ability to control the genetic material of thousands of outlandish creatures - honest space-trader Haviland Tuf is set to tackle the problems that human settlers have created in colonizing far-flung worlds, including hosts of hostile monsters, a population hooked on procreation, and a dictator who unleashes plagues to get his own way) $28.00
McNeill, Graham Angel Exterminatus (Warhammer 40,000: Horus Heresy #23: PBO; When Fulgrim offers Perturabo a chance to lead an expedition in search of an ancient xenos weapon, the Iron Warriors and the Emperor's Children unite to venture deep into the great warp-rift known as 'The Eye', pursued by a ragged band of survivors from Isstvan V and the revenants of a dead eldar world) $16.00
Mitchell, Sandy The Last Ditch (Warhammer 40,000: Ciaphas Cain: Cain returns to Nusquam Fundumentibus to crush the ork attacks plaguing the frozen planet. But when his ship crashes into the wastelands outside the capital, it disturbs a far greater enemy, long dormant under the permafrost. Faced with ongoing greenskin raids and keeping a gung-ho novice commissar under control, Cain must rally his men and confront whatever emerges from beneath the rapidly melting ice) $8.99
Neill, Chloe House Rules (Chicagoland Vampires #7: PBO; Vampires across the city are going missing without a trace. The tide is turning against the vampire houses, and only Merit and her friends can stand in the way) $15.00
Niven, Larry (creator) Man-Kzin Wars XIII (Anthology; 2 novellas and 5 stories, all original; the catlike kzin, formerly invincible conquerors, must learn to compromise with humans if they wish to survive and prosper once again as a species) $7.99
Parks, Richard Yamada Monogatari: Demon Hunter (In ancient Japan, the incursions of gods, ghosts, and demons into the living world are everyday events. Yamada is a demon hunter for hire; with some assistance from reprobate exorcist Kenji, he will do what needs to be done, even if the answer isn't as simple as the edge of a sword) $14.95
Petrushevskaya, Ludmilla There Once Lived a Girl Who Seduced Her Sister's Husband, and He Hanged Himself (Collection; realist fables of women looking for love) $15.00
Powers, Tim Hide Me Among the Graves (London, 1862: John Polidori's ghost has been serving as muse to his niece and nephew, poet Christina Rossetti and painter Dante Gabriel Rossetti. But Polidori's spirit has grown debauched and malevolent. He has resurrected Dante's wife and transformed her into a vampire, and now he is determined to possess the life and soul of an innocent girl. To stop him, the Rossettis join forces with the girl's parents, and plunge into a supernatural London underworld they never knew existed) $16.99
Prineas, Sarah Winterling (Kids; With her boundless curiosity and spirit, Fer has always felt that she doesn't belong in this world. As she begins to unlock secrets about the parents she never knew, she is led to a reflecting pool that uncovers the Way, and finds herself in another realm - mysterious and enticing - a world she might call her own) $6.99
Radford, Irene The Silent Dragon (Children of the Dragon Nimbus #1: PBO; Glenndon is a young magical apprentice, whose telepathic abilities and hidden talents may hold the key to saving the kingdom, and to finding his place in a world of magic and royal politics) $7.99
Reynolds, Josh Road of Skulls (Warhammer: Gotrek & Felix: PBO; When King Ungrim Ironfist of the dwarf hold of Karak Kadrin speaks of the legendary 'Road of Skulls' and of Chaos warlord Garmr's attempts to open a portal into the Realm of Chaos, Gotrek senses that a great doom awaits him - though it may not be the one he would choose for himself) $14.00
Rice, Anne The Wolf Gift (A young man is bitten by a beast he cannot see in the forest, setting in motion a terrifying yet seductive transformation. And throughout it all, the search for salvation for a soul tormented by a new realm of temptations, and the fraught, exhilarating journey of being and becoming, fully, both wolf and man) $15.00
Roberson, Jennifer Sword-Bound (Tiger & Del #7: Life seems settled for Tiger and Del, until Tiger's 25-year-old son accuses him of being domesticated. To reclaim his legendary status, Tiger embarks on a journey northward that will test his sword skill and resolve, and lead him and Del into the path of an old enemy) $25.95
Robertson, Linda Shattered Circle (Persephone Alcmedi #6: PBO; Seph's foster daughter has been playing with a magical artifact and making dangerous friends on the other side. When she disappears, Seph must seek help - at a steep price - from a powerful supernatural being) $7.99
Schafer, Kerry Between (PBO; Viv prefers concrete science and fact over her mother's ramblings about Dreamworlds - until an ER patient ranting about dragons spontaneously combusts before her eyes. When a chance encounter leads her to a man she knows only from her dreams, Viv finds herself falling into a world that seems strange and familiar at once) $7.99
Sebold, Gaie Dangerous Gifts (Babylon Steel #2: PBO; Babylon Steel doesn't want a job as bodyguard to the latest candidate for the Council of Incandress, but circumstances conspire to force her. Now she must turn a useless household guard into a disciplined fighting force, while dodging the Moral Statutes and trying to keep herself and her client alive) $8.99
Shinn, Sharon The Shape of Desire (Shifting Circle #1: Every month, Dante shifts shape and becomes a wild animal. For fifteen years, Maria has kept his secret, knowing their love is worth the danger. But brutal attacks have been occurring during the times when Dante is in animal form, and Maria may be forced to reconsider) $7.99
Smith, J/Sniegoski, T Quest for the Spark Book 3 (Bone Novel: Kids; When the Queen of the Sky is brought down in the Pawa Mountains, Tom and his friends are separated. What secrets can be found deep in the caverns? And will the great mountain cat Roque Ja be ally or enemy?) $10.99
Tan, Shaun The Bird King: An Artist's Notebook (Art book; a window into the award-winning artist's creative process) $19.99
Tsutsui, Yasutaka Paprika (Prototypes of a dream-invading device have been stolen and are being used to drive people insane. Psychotherapist Atsuko Chiba must journey into the world of fantasy to fight her mysterious opponents, even as the border between dream and reality blurs and nightmares begin to leak into the everyday world) $15.00
Vardeman, Robert E. God of War 2 (Tie-in to the video game. After repeated betrayals, the great warrior Kratos seeks revenge on the gods. He must battle great monsters of legends, and his own inner demons, on his journey to Olympus) $15.00
Weber, David A Rising Thunder (Honorverse #5: To thwart the Mesan Alignment's next devastating strike, the Star Kingdom's wormhole network must be shut down and secured - an act that the Solarian League takes as a declaration of war. Honor must counter the League's massive attack, and survive to take the fight to the Mesans) $15.00
Wilson, Daniel H. Amped (When people are implanted with a device making them capable of superhuman feats, the powerful tech has profound consequences for society. When a set of laws is passed limiting the abilities - and rights - of amplified humans, amp Owen Gray goes on the run, headed for Oklahoma, where, it is rumored, the most enhanced amps may be about to change the world - or destroy it) $15.95
Yep, Laurence City of Death (City #3: Kids; Scirye and her friends chase the villainous Mr. Roland to a final showdown at the City of Death in the heart of the Kushan Empire. There they reunite with old friends, meet new allies, and confront an even more dangerous foe) $17.99

Expected Mid-February

Abnett, Dan et al The New Deadwardians (Full color graphic novel. Not for kids. In Edwardian England, most of the upper class has voluntarily turned vampire to escape the lower classes, who are all zombies. Chief Inspector George Suttle investigates murders in a world where everyone is already dead) $14.99
Adams, John J (ed) The Mad Scientist's Guide to World Domination (Anthology; stories exploring the world of mad scientists and evil geniuses, told from their own twisted point of view) $14.99
Adams, John J (ed) Under the Moons of Mars: New Adventures on Barsoom (YA; Anthology; 14 original stories featuring John Carter of Mars) $9.99
Barnes, S/Due, T Domino Falls (PBO; Sequel to Devil's Wake ) $15.00
Bennett, Robert Jackson American Elsewhere (PBO; When her estranged father dies, ex-cop Mona Bright inherits a house in Wink, NM, a town not found on maps. As she grows to understand her family's past, she begins to realize that the people in Wink are very different - and to recognize her own bond to this perfect small town) $13.99
Blaylock, James P. Homunculus (Langdon St. Ives: Reissue; A mysterious airship hovers in Victorian England's foggy skies. Its terrible secrets are sought by the Royal Society, a fraudulent evangelist, a fiendish vivisectionist, an evil millionaire, and a group led by scientist/explorer Langdon St. Ives) $9.95
Bova, Ben Farside (Telescopes on Earth have detected a planet light-years away, and the race is on to get photographs and spectra that will show whether it's Earth-like and has life. The far side of the moon, the ideal place to put the observatory, becomes the setting for a tangled web of politics, ambition, love, jealousy, and murder) $24.99
Breitrose, Prudence Mousenet (Kids; Mice have evolved, and they need Megan's help. Megan and her uncle have just invented the Thumbtop, the world's smallest computer, and the Mouse Nation wants one for every mouse hole) $7.99
Brett, Peter V. The Daylight War (Demon Cycle #3: On the night of the new moon, the demons rise in force, seeking the deaths of two men with the potential to become the fabled Deliverer - Arlen Bales and Ahmann Jardir, once as close as brothers, now bitterest of rivals) $28.00
Cooper, Elspeth Trinity Rising (Wild Hunt #2: Exiled for his magical abilities, Gair and his mentor are walking into a greater, more deadly conflict than they had anticipated. And Gair's hold on his magic is starting to slip) $25.99
Dark, Juliet The Water Witch (Fairwick #2: Fairwick's mythical creatures have come under siege from the Grove, a group of witches determined to banish the fey back to their ancestral land. Callie's grandmother, a prominent Grove member, demands compliance, but Callie, half witch and half fey, refuses to betray her friends and colleagues, and struggles to save her beloved Fairwick) $15.00
Djanikian, Ariel The Office of Mercy (Natasha lives in America-Five, a high-tech underground settlement. Everyone has a job, and all basic needs are met. But when her mentor Jeffrey selects her for a team that is venturing Outside for the first time, her allegiances to home, society, and her mentor will all be tested) $26.95
Englehart, Steve The Arena Man (Max August #4: Max has only a few allies to help him stop the worldwide conspiracy known as the Necklace from perpetrating a massive terrorist attack fueled by the power of a demonic entity) $27.99
Llywelyn, Morgan After Rome (Left to its own devices as the Roman empire dwindles, Britannia falls into anarchy. Two cousins pursue different courses in the ensuing struggle to unite the tribes. Dinas recruits followers and dreams of kingship. Cadogan saves a group of citizens when Saxons invade, then becomes the reluctant leader of a new community in the wilderness) $24.99
Manieri, Evie Blood's Pride (Two decades ago, the Norlanders invaded, enslaving the Shadari and forging an alliance with the desert-dwellers. Now a small faction of Shadari have hired the Mongrel, an infamous mercenary, to aid them in their fledgling uprising. But has she really come to lead a revolt, or for a sinister purpose of her own?) $24.99
Marr/Armstrong (ed) Shards and Ashes (YA; Anthology; original stories of dystopian worlds) $9.99
Martinez, A. Lee Emperor Mollusk vs. the Sinister Brain (Emperor Mollusk is a supervillain from Neptune who wants to retire on Earth, but a death cult has marked him for assassination. To stay alive, he'll have to use his feared intellect and superior technology to unravel a mystery that could be more important than he ever suspected) $13.99
Olson, Mike Strange Flesh (Hired to locate a man who is using an alternate reality game to recruit personnel for a real-life attack, hacker James Pryce infiltrates GAME, a programming collective at work on an innovation that could revolutionize the virtual reality industry. When they invite James to join their inner circle, his investigation takes a tantalizing - and dangerous - turn) $15.00
Philip, Gillian Firebrand (Rebel Angels #1: 1590s: It is a time of religious wars in the mortal world, but the Sithe are at peace behind the Veil - until Queen Kate decides to destroy it. The half-feral sons of an assassinated Sithe nobleman, Seth and Conal are exiled to the mortal world. They vow to return to reclaim their fortress and save the Veil. But even the Veil's power cannot protect them when the witch-hunts begin) $24.99
Rawn, Melanie Elsewhens (Glass Thorns #2: Magical theater troupe Touchstone is selected to travel with a Royal Embassy to collect Prince Ashgar's new bride. But magic is suspect and forbidden on the Continent, and the Kingdom's race mixing and magic use horrify the people they are to travel among) $25.99
Rees, Rod The Shadow Wars (Demi-Monde #2: When the agent sent into the game to save Norma Williams goes rogue, a long-forgotten evil awakes, and it falls to Norma to lead the resistance) $14.99
Ruff, Matt The Mirage (11/9/2001: Christian fundamentalists hijack four jetliners. They fly two into the Tigris & Euphrates World Trade Towers in Baghdad, and a third into the Arab Defense Ministry in Riyadh. The fourth plane, believed to be bound for Mecca, is brought down by its passengers. The United Arab States declare a War on Terror. Arabian and Persian troops invade the US. 2009: Mustafa, an Arab Homeland Security agent, interrogates a captured suicide bomber, who claims that the world they are living in is a mirage - in the real world, the US is the superpower, not the Arab states. Other captured terrorists have been telling the same story. The president wants answers, but Mustafa discovers he's not the only interested party - gangster Saddam Hussein is conducting his own investigation. And the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee - war hero Osama bin Laden - will stop at nothing to hide the truth) $15.99
Russell, Karen Vampires in the Lemon Grove (Collection; fantasy and horror stories by a Pulitzer Prize finalist) $24.95
Saville, Guy The Afrika Reich (Africa, 1952: Britain and a victorious Nazi Germany have divided the continent. The SS has turned the native populations into forced labor. Now the plans of messianic racist Walter Hochburg threaten Britain's ailing colonies. Sent to curb his ambition is one-time assassin Burton Cole) $26.00
Waggoner, Tim Carved in Flesh (Supernatural: PBO; Sam and Dean catch a monster canine that turns out to be Frankenmutt, and find themselves on a trail leading from mad scientists and biotech to centuries-old alchemists, walking corpses, and an ancient malevolent power) $7.99


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