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compiled by Neil Walsh

New books are flooding into the SF Site office almost as quickly as we can unpack 'em. The most recent arrivals include the latest from Kevin J. Anderson, Arthur C. Clarke & Stephen Baxter, F. Paul Wilson, Timothy Zahn, Gregory Frost, Charlaine Harris, Charlie Huston, John C. Wright, L.E. Modesitt, Jr., Mike Resnick, Katharine Kerr, Scott Bakker, Mike Carey, Harry Turtledove, and many, many more.

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

New & Forthcoming Books Received Mid-June 2008
The Ashes of Worlds: The Saga of the Seven Suns, Book 7 by Kevin J. Anderson
Orbit (hc, 512 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review of Book 3, Horizon Storms

Neuropath by Scott Bakker
Orion Books (hc, 306 pages)
Publication date: 29 May 2008, UK

The Wanderer's Tale by David Bilsborough
Tor (trade, 448 pages)
Publication date: 3 June 2008, USA & Canada

The Final Sacrifice by Patricia Bray
Bantam Spectra (mm, 368 pages)
Publication date: 1 July 2008, USA & Canada

The Painted Man by Peter V. Brett
HarperVoyager (trade, 542 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 September 2008, UK

Watermind by M.M. Buckner
Tor (hc, 304 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): November 2008, USA & Canada

The Devil You Know by Mike Carey
Grand Central Publishing (mm, 513 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2008, USA

H. Beam Piper: A Biography by John F. Carr
McFarland, Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy - 8 (hc, 262 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): September 2008, USA

Firstborn: A Time Odyssey, Book 3 by Arthur C. Clarke & Stephen Baxter
Gollancz (hc, 290 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Time's Eye

The Last Theorem by Arthur C. Clarke & Frederik Pohl
Del Rey (hc, 336 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 5 August 2008, USA & Canada

The Books of the South: Tales of the Black Company by Glen Cook
Tor (trade, 672 pages)
Publication date: 10 June 2008, USA & Canada
    Second Black Company omnibus, containing three novels previously published separately as Shadow Games (1989), Dreams of Steel (1990), and The Silver Spike (1989).

The Adventures of Corwyn by Chad Corrie
Aspirations Media Inc. (trade, 320 pages)
Publication date: 20 May 2008, USA & Canada

Mr. Fooster Traveling on a Whim by Tom Corwin, illustrated by Craig Frazier
Flying Dolphin Press (hc, 102 pages)
Publication date: 17 June 2008, USA & Canada

Tigerheart by Peter David
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 295 pages)
Publication date: 17 June 2008, USA & Canada

The Twisted Citadel: The Darkglass Mountain Trilogy, Book 2 by Sara Douglass
HarperVoyager (mm, 576 pages)
Publication date: 28 May 2008, UK

Infoquake: The Jump 225 Trilogy, Book 1 by David Louis Edelman
Solaris, BL Publishing (mm, 542 pages)
Publication date: July 2008, USA & Canada

Incandescence by Greg Egan
Gollancz (trade, 300 pages)
Publication date: 15 May 2008, UK

The Immortal Prince: The Tide Lords, Book 1 by Jennifer Fallon
Tor (hc, 496 pages)
Publication date: 20 May 2008, USA & Canada

Avenging Fury by John Farris
Forge, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 350 pages)
Publication date: 13 May 2008, USA & Canada

Shadows Return: Nightrunner, Book 4 by Lynn Flewelling
Bantam Spectra (mm, 523 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, USA & Canada

Deus ex Machina, or What Does Time Mean to a Pig by Paul Freundlich
The Public Press (trade, 340 pages)
Publication date: Fall 2007, USA

Lord Tophet: A Shadowbridge Novel by Gregory Frost
Del Rey (trade, 240 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 29 July 2008, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review of Shadowbridge

All Together Dead by Charlaine Harris
Gollancz (hc, 323 pages)
Publication date: 2008, UK

Definitely Dead by Charlaine Harris
Gollancz (mm, 325 pages)
Publication date: 2008, UK

Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill
Gollancz (trade, 406 pages)
Publication date: 8 May 2008, UK

The Broken Kings: The Merlin Codex, Book 3 by Robert Holdstock
Gollancz (trade, 357 pages)
Publication date: 2008, UK
reviewSF Site Review

Kull, Exile of Atlantis by Robert E. Howard, illustrated by Justin Sweet
Subterranean Press (hc, 352 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2008, USA

Every Last Drop by Charlie Huston
Del Rey (trade, 272 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 30 September 2008, USA & Canada

Evil Genius by Catherine Jinks
Harcourt (mm, 552 pages)
Publication date: 2008, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

Genius Squad by Catherine Jinks
Harcourt (hc, 436 pages)
Publication date: 2008, USA & Canada
    Sequel to Evil Genius.
reviewSF Site Review

Havemercy by Jaida Jones & Danielle Bennett
Bantam Spectra (hc, 389 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, USA & Canada

The Shadow Isle: The Dragon Mage, Book 6 by Katharine Kerr
HarperVoyager (trade, 355 pages)
Publication date: 2 June 2008, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Book 3, The Fire Dragon

In Odd We Trust by Dean Koontz & Queenie Chan
Del Rey, Ballantine (trade graphic novel, 212 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2008, USA & Canada

Dogs by Nancy Kress
Tachyon (trade, 288 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2008, USA

The Lost Children of the Namuh and the Chamber of Souls by David A. Lindon
Grosvenor House Publishing (trade, 369 pages)
Publication date: 30 May 2008, UK

The Execution Channel by Ken MacLeod
Tor (trade, 285 pages)
Publication date: 10 June 2008, USA & Canada

The Affinity Bridge: A Newbury & Hobbes Investigation by George Mann
Snowbooks (hc & trade, 272 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July & September 2008, UK

Dreamsongs II by George R.R. Martin
Gollancz (trade, 717 pages)
Publication date: 2008, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Dreamsongs I and II, together in one edition

Hunter's Run by George R.R. Martin, Gardner Dozois & Daniel Abraham
HarperVoyager (trade, 394 pages)
Publication date: 2 June 2008, UK

Dragonforge by James Maxey
Solaris, BL Publishing (mm, 556 pages)
Publication date: 2008, USA & Canada

Dragonscarpe: The Last Realm, Book 1 by Pat McNamara, Michal Dutkiewicz & Gary Turner
Angel Phoenix Publishing (oversized illustrated hc, 320 pages)
Publication date: 2007, USA

The Lord-Protector's Daughter: The Corean Chronicles, Book 7 by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.
Tor (hc, 288 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): November 2008, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Legacies

The Age of the Conglomerates by Thomas Nevins
Ballantine (trade, 304 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 19 August 2008, USA & Canada

Out of Picture, Volume 2: Art From the Outside Looking In Villard (oversized trade graphic novel format, 237 pages)
Publication date: 3 June 2008, USA & Canada
    Featuring the work of Jason Sadler, Benoit le Pennec, Kyle MacNaughton, Jake Parker, Andrea Blasich, Lizette Vega, Daisuke Tsutsumi, Vincent Nguyen, Willie Real, David Gordon, Nash Dunnigan, Sang Jun Lee, Michael Knapp, and Peter Nguyen.

The Wolfman by Nicholas Pekearo
Tor (hc, 286 pages)
Publication date: 13 May 2008, USA & Canada

The Dead & the Gone by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Harcourt (hc, 321 pages)
Publication date: June 2008, USA & Canada
    For readers 12 and up.

Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Harcourt (mm, 347 pages)
Publication date: May 2008, USA & Canada
    For readers 12 and up.

Streams of Babel by Carol Plum-Ucci
Harcourt (hc, 432 pages)
Publication date: May 2008, USA & Canada
    For readers 14 and up.

Making Money by Terry Pratchett
Corgi (mm, 480 pages)
Publication date: 16 June 2008, UK

Stalking the Unicorn by Mike Resnick
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 310 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2008, USA

Stalking the Vampire by Mike Resnick
Pyr, Prometheus Books (hc, 288 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2008, USA

House of Suns by Alastair Reynolds
Gollancz (hc, 473 pages)
Publication date: 2008, UK

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull by James Rollins
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 330 pages)
Publication date: 22 May 2008, USA & Canada
    Based on the story by George Lucas & Jeff Nathanson, and the screenplay by David Koepp.

Unholy Domain by Dan Ronco
Künati (hc, 352 pages)
Publication date: April 2008, USA

The Last Vampire by Patricia Rosemoor & Marc Paoletti
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 339 pages)
Publication date: 29 June 2008, USA & Canada

The Cabinet of Wonders: The Kronos Chronicles, Book 1 by Marie Rutkoski
Farrar Strauss Giroux (trade, 272 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 7 August 2008, USA
    For readers 10 and up.

Outrageous Fortune by Tim Scott
Bantam Spectra (mm, 448 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, USA & Canada

A Stranger to Command by Sherwood Smith
YA Angst, Norilana Books (hc, 480 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 August 2008, USA & UK
    Sequel to romantic fantasy YA novel Crown Duel. For readers 14 and up.
reviewSF Site Review of Crown Duel

The Bearskin Rug by Jennifer Stevenson
Ballantine Books (mm, 297 pages)
Publication date: 24 June 2008, USA & Canada

The New World: The Age of Discovery, Book 3 by Michael A. Stackpole
Bantam Spectra (mm, 541 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2008, USA & Canada

White Flames: Erotic Dreams by Cecilia Tan
Running Press (trade, 288 pages)
Publication date: May 2008, USA

Bring Down the Sun by Judith Tarr
Tor (hc, 220 pages)
Publication date: 28 May 2008, USA & Canada

The Man With the Iron Heart by Harry Turtledove
Del Rey (hc, 544 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 22 July 2008, USA & Canada

The Religion by Tim Willocks
Tor (mm, 670 pages)
Publication date: 6 May 2008, USA & Canada

By the Sword: A Repairman Jack Novel by F. Paul Wilson
Forge, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 352 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): November 2008, USA & Canada

Null-A Continuum by John C. Wright
Sci Fi Essential, Tor (hc, 317 pages)
Publication date: 20 May 2008, USA & Canada
    An authorized sequel to A.E. Van Vogt's The World of Null-A (1948).
reviewSF Site Review of Van Vogt's The World of Null-A

Dragon and Liberator: Dragonback, Book 6 by Timothy Zahn
Starscape, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 365 pages)
Publication date: 27 May 2008, USA & Canada

    Magazines

Fantasy & Science Fiction, July 2008, USA
Contributors to this issue include: Michael Blumlein, Matthew Hughes, Albert E. Cowdrey, Lisa Goldstein, Scott Dalrymple, James L. Cambias.

Mythic Delirium, Issue 18, Winter/Spring 2008, USA, edited by Mike Allen
Contributors to this issue include: Jeannine Hall Gailey, Stephen Malin, Gary Every, Greg Moglia, Francesca Forrest, Noel Sloboda, Jacqueline West, Sonya Taaffe, C.A. Gardner, Marcie Lynn Tentchoff, Gene van Troyer, Michael Meyerhofer, Robert Borski, Gemma Files, K.S. Hardy, F.J. Bergmann


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