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New this month are the latest from Chris Wooding, Laurell K. Hamilton, Janny Wurts, Stephen Donaldson, and many others, plus some classic reprints from Gene Wolfe, Robert Holdstock, Frank Herbert, Michael Moorcock, and -- you guessed it -- yet still more. It's a busy time of year for publishers.

(Books are listed alphabetically by author. Only books received are noted.)

New Arrivals & Forthcoming Books: November 2007
Proverbs for Monsters by Michael A. Arnzen
Dark Regions Press (trade, 296 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA

War World: The Battle of Sauron by John F. Carr & Don Hawthorne
Pequod Press (hc, 444 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, USA

The Naming: First Book of Pellinor by Alison Croggon
Candlewick Press (trade, 492 pages)
Publication date: 2006, USA & Canada
    For readers 12 and up; first published in Australia.

The Riddle: Second Book of Pellinor by Alison Croggon
Candlewick Press (hc, 490 pages)
Publication date: 2006, USA & Canada

The Crow: Third Book of Pellinor by Alison Croggon
Candlewick Press (hc, 511 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, USA & Canada

Fatal Revenant: The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Book 2 by Stephen Donaldson
Gollancz (hc, 789 pages)
Publication date: 18 October 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Runes of the Earth

Dancing With Werewolves: Delilah Street, Paranormal Investigator by Carole Nelson Douglas
Juno Books (mm, 394 pages)
Publication date: 1 November 2007, USA

Weirdling by Mike Dubisch
Strange Fear (trade, graphic novel)
Publication date: Fall 2007, USA & Canada

Dark Lord: Falconfar, Book 1 by Ed Greenwood
Solaris, BL Publishing (hc, 384 pages)
Publication date: November 2007, USA & Canada

Arabesk by Jon Courtenay Grimwood
Gollancz (trade, 877 pages)
Publication date: 22 October 2007, UK
    First omnibus edition, previously published separately as Pashazade (2001), Effendi (2002), and Felaheen (2003).
reviewSF Site Review of Felaheen, with links to Books 1 and 2

A Lick of Frost by Laurell K. Hamilton
Bantam Press (hc, 274 pages)
Publication date: 5 November 2007, UK

The Dreaming Void: Void Trilogy, Book 1 by Peter F. Hamilton
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 640 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 25 March 2008, USA & Canada

The Oblivion Society by Marcus Alexander Hart
Permuted Press (trade, 324 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA

Darkness of the God: Children of the Panther, Book 2 by Amber Hayward
Edge (trade, 385 pages)
Publication date: 2007, Canada & USA

The Poisoned Crown: The Sangreal Trilogy, Book 3 by Amanda Hemingway
Harper Voyager (mm, 437 pages)
Publication date: 5 November 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review

Dune by Frank Herbert
SF Masterworks 71, Gollancz (hc, library binding, 609 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review

The Mythago Cycle, Volume 2 by Robert Holdstock
Gollancz (trade, 552 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, UK
    Omnibus edition of 3rd and 4th books in the Rhyhope Wood cycle, previously published as The Hollowing (1994) and Gate of Ivory, Gate of Horn (1998).
reviewSF Site Review of the whole cycle

The Commons by Matthew Hughes
Robert J. Sawyer Books (hc, 317 pages)
Publication date: 23 October 2007, Canada & USA

Lucifer's Experiment: The Totality of All Being, Book 1 by Jane Joyce
Infinity Publishing (trade, 285 pages)
Publication date: September 2007, USA

Beowulf by Caitlín R. Kiernan
Bantam Books (mm, 371 pages)
Publication date: 5 November 2007, UK
    Based on the screenplay by Neil Gaiman & Roger Avary.

Across the Face of the World: Fire of Heaven Trilogy, Book 1 by Russell Kirkpatrick
Orbit (mm, 736 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): January 2008, USA & Canada

Blacksent: Book of the Umbra by Michael A. LaFlamme & Michael D. Poe
Infinity Publishing (trade, 244 pages)
Publication date: February 2007, USA

Bloodchained by Diana Laurence
Living Beyond Reality Press (trade, 325 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, USA

First Contact: The Complete Guide to Writing Science Fiction, Volume 1 edited by Dave A. Law & Darin Park
Dragon Moon Press (trade, 311 pages)
Publication date: 2007, Canada & USA
    Reference guide for amateur to semi-pro writers, with input from Michele Acker, Jeanne Allen, Piers Anthony, Milena Beninin, Orson Scott Card, Carol Hightshoe, Ian Irvine, Dave A. Law, Wil McCarthy, Michael McRae, Tina Morgan, Bob Nailor, Darin Park, Kim Richards, Simon Rose, and Bud Sparhawk.

The Compleat Ova Hamlet by Richard A. Lupoff
Ramble House (trade, 256 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA
    Lupoff's parodies of other authors; stories from 1969 to 1991.

Marblehead: A Novel of H.P. Lovecraft by Richard A. Lupoff
Ramble House (trade, 478 pages)
Publication date: 2006, USA

The Solaris Book of New Fantasy edited by George Mann
Solaris, BL Publishing (mm, 510 pages)
Publication date: 2007, UK
    New stories from Mark Chadbourn, Janny Wurts, James Maxey, T.A. Pratt, Hal Duncan, Jeff VanderMeer, Christopher Barzak, Chris Roberson, Juliet E. McKenna, Mike Resnick, Steven Savile, Jay Lake, Conrad Williams, Scott Thomas, Lucius Shepard, Steven Erikson.

Dreamsongs by George R.R. Martin
Gollancz (trade, 1185 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review

Dragon's Fire by Anne & Todd McCaffrey
Corgi Books (mm, 523 pages)
Publication date: 5 November 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review

The Pit: The Death Wizard Chronicles, Book 1 by Jim Melvin
Rain Publishing (trade, 290 pages)
Publication date: September 2007, Canada & USA

Prime Time: Dreamers' Round, Book 1 by David Memmott
Wordcraft of Oregon (trade, 272 pages)
Publication date: September 2007, USA

City of the Beast, or Warriors of Mars by Michael Moorcock
Planet Stories (trade, 160 pages)
Publication date: 19 September 2007, USA

Black God's Kiss by C.L. Moore
Planet Stories (trade, 224 pages)
Publication date: 17 October 2007, USA

A Critical History of Doctor Who on Television by John Kenneth Muir
McFarland (trade, 504 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): February 2008, USA

The Swing Voter of Staten Island by Arthur Nersesian
Akashic Books (hc, 280 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, USA & Canada

Across the Wall by Garth Nix
HarperCollins Children's Books (trade, 352 pages)
Publication date: 1 October 2007, UK
    Collection of 13 stories.
reviewSF Site Review

Empire of Ivory: Temeraire, Book 4 by Naomi Novik
Harper Voyager (hc, 394 pages)
Publication date: 19 November 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review

Paraworld Zero: Parallel Worlds, Book 1 by Matthew Peterson
Blue Works (trade, 251 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 13 January 2008, USA
    For readers 9 and up.

The Longevity Thesis by Jennifer Rahn
Dragon Moon Press (trade, 248 pages)
Publication date: 15 October 2007, Canada & USA

War Machine by Andy Remic
Solaris, BL Publishing (trade, 393 pages)
Publication date: 2007, UK

Selling Out: Quantum Gravity, Book 2 by Justina Robson
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 363 pages)
Publication date: 30 October 2007, USA
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Keeping It Real

Convergence by Thomas Settimi
Sky Scientific Press (trade, 345 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA

An Alternate History of the 21st Century by William Shunn
Spilt Milk Press (chapbook, 68 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA
    With introduction by Cory Doctorow.

Tales From the Secret City: A Cryptopolis Anthology by Patrick Sullivan, et al.
(trade, 156 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, USA
    Stories by Patrick Sullivan, Fred Stanton, Steve Wilson, Sharon Casteel, Melissa Tyler, Odessa Cole, David Chang, Stina Leicht, Patrice E. Sarath, Matthew Bey.

Doomsdays by Jeffrey Thomas
Dark Regions Press (trade, 264 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA
    Collection of 22 stories, including some original to this collection.

The Ascendancy by John M. Weiskopf
iUniverse (trade, 329 pages)
Publication date: 2006, USA

Severian of the Guild by Gene Wolfe
Gollancz (trade, 905 pages)
Publication date: October 2007, UK
    Omnibus edition of The Book of the New Sun. Published previously as The Shadow of the Torturer (1980), The Claw of the Conciliator (1981), The Sword of the Lictor (1982), and The Citadel of the Autarch (1983).
reviewSF Site Review of the final volume, The Citadel of the Autarch

The Fade by Chris Wooding
Gollancz (hc & trade, 312 pages)
Publication date: 22 October 2007, UK

Stormed Fortress: The Wars of Light and Shadow, Book 8 by Janny Wurts
Harper Voyager (trade, 611 pages)
Publication date: 5 November 2007, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Book 3, Fugitive Prince

Klystar by Leong Ying
Tate Publishing (trade, 277 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 18 December 2007, USA & Canada

Magazines

Fantasy & Science Fiction, December 2007, USA
Contributors to this issue include: Frederic S. Durbin, David Moles, David Marusek, Benjamin Rosenbaum & David Ackert, M. Rickert, S.L. Gilbow, Sophie M. White.

Mythic Delirium, No. 17, USA
Contributors to this issue include: Marsheila Rockwell, Jennifer Crow, Holly Cooley, K.S. Hardy, Jaime Lee Moyer, Ann K. Schwader, Gary Every, Leah Bobet, M. Frost, JoSelle Vanderhooft, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, cythera, Serena Fusek, Lila Garrott, Tom Conoboy, Sonya Taaffe, F.J. Bergmann, C.S. MacCath, Deborah P. Kolodji, Darrell Schweitzer, Tiel Aisha Ansari.

Paradox: The Magazine of Historical and Speculative Fiction, No. 11, Autumn 2007, USA
Contributors to this issue include: T.L Morganfield, Darrell Schweitzer, Michael Livingston, Richard Mueller, J. Kenneth Sargeant, Matthew Kirby, Tom Doyle.

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