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compiled by Neil Walsh

The newest batch of books to arrive on our doorstep include the latest from Stephen Baxter, Steven Erikson, John Kessel, John Meaney, Keri Arthur, Joe Abercrombie, Greg Keyes, Adam Stemple, L.E. Modesitt, Jr., as well as new anthologies from William Schaffer of Subterranean Press, Ann & Jeff VanderMeer, and much more.

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

New Arrivals & Forthcoming Books: April 2008
Last Argument of Kings: The First Law, Book 3 by Joe Abercrombie
Gollancz (trade, 536 pages)
Publication date: 20 March 2008, UK
reviewSF Site Review

The Darkest Kiss by Keri Arthur
Dell Spectra (mm, 357 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 7 May 2008, USA & Canada

The Doom of Kings: Legacy of Dhakaan, Book 1 by Don Bassingthwaite
Eberron, Wizards of the Coast (mm, approx. 360 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2008, USA & Canada

Flood by Stephen Baxter
Gollancz (trade, 504 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 19 June 2008, UK

Lachlei by M.H. Bonham
Dragon Moon Press (trade, 320 pages)
Publication date: 15 March 2008, Canada & USA

Moby Dick: A Screenplay by Ray Bradbury
Subterranean Press (hc, 192 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): June 2008, USA
    First release of the screenplay for the 1956 John Huston film. Recreation: A Fantasy About Reality by Gary Brandt
Over the Edge Press (trade, 188 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA

Dark Wraith of Shannara by Terry Brooks, adapted by Robert Place Napton, illustrated by Edwin David
Del Rey, Ballantine (trade graphic novel, 200 pages)
Publication date: 1 April 2008, USA & Canada

Orphanage by Robert Buettner
Orbit (mm, 302 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA & Canada

Orphan's Destiny by Robert Buettner
Orbit (mm, 302 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA & Canada

Orphan's Journey by Robert Buettner
Orbit (mm, 390 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA & Canada

Blackness Tower by Lillian Stewart Carl
Juno Books (mm, 367 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA

Mr. Fooster Traveling on a Whim by Tom Corwin, illustrated by Craig Frazier
Flying Dolphin Press, Doubleday (illustrated trade, 112 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 24 June 2008, USA & Canada

Tall Tales on the Iron Horse by Colin P. Davies
Bewildering Press (trade, 207 pages)
Publication date: January 2008, USA

The Unwanted by Diablo, and Mark Michaels, illustrated by Juan Romera
Diablo Productions (trade graphic novel, approx. 200 pages)
Publication date: 2008, USA

Ubik: The Screenplay by Philip K. Dick
Subterranean Press (hc, 182 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2008, USA

Reaper's Gale: The Malazan Book of the Fallen, Book 7 by Steven Erikson
Tor (trade, 832 pages)
Publication date: 19 February 2008, USA & Canada

Succubus in the City by Nina Harper
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 392 pages)
Publication date: 25 March 2008, USA & Canada

The Dragon in the Sea by Frank Herbert
Tor (trade, 272 pages)
Publication date: 1 April 2008, USA & Canada
    First published in 1956, and out of print for 20 years.

If You Fall I Will Catch You by Eifion Jenkins
Seren (trade, 343 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, UK

Hidden by Eve Kenin
Dorchester Publishing (mm, 309 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, USA & Canada

A World Too Near: The Entire and the Rose, Book 2 by Kay Kenyon
Pyr, Prometheus Books (hc, 425 pages)
Publication date: 11 March 2008, USA

The Baum Plan for Financial Independence and Other Stories by John Kessel
Small Beer Press (hc & trade, 336 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA

The Born Queen: The Kingdoms of Thorn and Bone, Book 4 by Greg Keyes
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 450 pages)
Publication date: 25 March 2008, USA & Canada

Mad Kestrel by Misty Massey
Tor (trade, 320 pages)
Publication date: 4 March 2008, USA & Canada

The Stars Down Under by Sandra McDonald
Tor (hc, 334 pages)
Publication date: 18 March 2008, USA & Canada

Dark Blood by John Meaney
Gollancz (trade, 345 pages)
Publication date: 20 March 2008, UK

The Elysium Commission by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.
Tor (hc, 336 pages)
Publication date: 4 March 2008, USA & Canada

Viewpoints Critical selected stories by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.
Tor (hc, 350 pages)
Publication date: 18 March 2008, USA & Canada

Miracle In Three Dimensions and Other Stories by C.L. Moore
Isle Press (trade, 303 pages)
Publication date: 28 February 2008, USA

The Time of New Weather by Sean Murphy
Dell (mm, 375 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 6 May 2008, USA & UK

The Duke in His Castle by Vera Nazarian
Norilana Books (hc, 124 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 June 2008, USA & UK

Faction Paradox: Newtons Sleep by Daniel O'Mahony
Random Static (trade, 278 pages)
Publication date: 2008, NZ

Clockwork Heart by Dru Pagliassotti
Juno Books (mm, 390 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA

The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett
Corgi (trade, 569 pages)
Publication date: 10 March 2008, UK & Canada

Swiftly by Adam Roberts
Gollancz (trade, 360 pages)
Publication date: 20 March 2008, UK
reviewSF Site Review

The Ancient: Saga of the First King, Book 1 by R.A. Salvatore
Macmillan Audio (unabridged audio book on 10 CDs)
Publication date: March 2008, USA & Canada
    Read by Erik Singer.

Freak by Ron Sanders
Masterpiece Press (trade, 153 pages)
Publication date: 2006, USA

Signature by Ron Sanders
ronsandersatwork.com (trade, 152 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA

Subterranean: Tales of Dark Fantasy edited by William Schaffer
Subterranean Press (hc, 232 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2008, USA
    Original stories by Poppy Z. Brite, Mike Resnick, Joe R. Lansdale, Tim Bowers, Rachel Swirsky, Darren Speegle, Caitlín R. Kiernan, William Browning Spencer, Kage Baker, Mike Carey, and Patrick Rothfuss.

The Crystal Skull by Manda Scott
Delacorte Press (hc, 374 pages)
Publication date: 15 April 2008, USA

Steward of Song by Adam Stemple
Tor (hc, 288 pages)
Publication date: 4 March 2008, USA & Canada

Steampunk edited by Ann & Jeff VanderMeer
Tachyon Publications (trade, 432 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): June 2008, USA
    Stories and essays by Jess Nevins, Rick Klaw, Bill Baker, Michael Moorcock, James P. Blaylock, Ian R. MacLeod, Mary Gentle, Jay Lake, Roe R. Lansdale, Molly Brown, Ted Chiang, Michael Chabon, Paul Di Filippo, Rachel E. Pollock, Stepan Chapman, and Neal Stephenson.

The Turtle Moves by Lawrence Watt-Evans
BenBella Books (trade, 282 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2008, USA
    The unauthorized story of Discworld, so far.

Blindsight by Peter Watts
Tor (trade, 384 pages)
Publication date: March 2008, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

Worlds of Weber: Ms. Midshipwoman Harrington and Other Stories by David Weber
Subterranean Press (hc, 616 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): September 2008, USA

Magazines

Fantasy & Science Fiction, April 2008, USA
Contributors to this issue include: James Stoddard, Robert Reed, Tim Sullivan, Steven Utley, Kevin N. Haw, Kate Wilhelm.

GUD (Greatest Uncommon Denominator), No. 2, Spring 2008, USA
Contributors to this issue include: Jamie Dee Galey, D. Richard Pearce, Lucy A. Snyder, Erik Williams, Samantha Henderson, Newel Anderson, Kirstyn McDermott, Jim Cacian, Kristine Ong Muslim, John Walters, Neal Blaikie, Hugh Fox, Jeremy C. Shipp, Vanessa Gebbie, Joseph Love, Mike Capp, Justin Hillgrove & Shana Marcoullier, Rusty Barnes, Cameron Gray, Tina Connolly, Scott Christian Carr, Christopher Buecheler, Paul Haines, Jeff Somers.
reviewSF Site Review of Issue 0, Spring 2007

Interzone, No. 215, April 2008, UK
Contributors to this issue include: Jamie Barras, Patrick Samphire, Greg Egan, Joy Marchand, Will McIntosh, Rudy Rucker, plus an interview with Mike Carey.

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