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compiled by Neil Walsh

New Arrivals this time feature the latest Wild Card novel from George R.R. Martin and others, re-issued classics, plus new works from Iain M. Banks, Michael Chabon, Laini Taylor, Adam Roberts, and many more.

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

New & Forthcoming Books - Mid-October 2009
The Stars, Like Dust by Isaac Asimov
Orb (trade, 240 pages)
Publication date: October 2009, USA & Canada
    First published 1951.

Transition by Iain M. Banks
Orbit (hc, 404 pages)
Publication date: September 2009, USA & Canada

The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume Two A edited by Ben Bova
Orb (trade, 529 pages)
Publication date: 7 July 2009, USA & Canada
    Featuring classic novellas from 1929-1964 by Poul Anderson, Jown W. Campbell, Jr., Lester del Rey, Robert A. Heinlein, C.M. Kornbluth, Henry Kuttner & C.L. Moore, Eric Frank Russell, Cordwainer Smith, Theodore Sturgeon, H.G. Wells, and Jack Vance.

Horror Story and Other Horror Stories by Robert Boyczuk
ChiZine Publications (trade, 316 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 15 November 2009, USA & Canada

Manhood for Amateurs by Michael Chabon
Harper (hc, 320 pages)
Publication date: 6 October 2009, USA

Pepe by Robby Charters
Readers Eden (e-book, 55,000 words)
Publication date: August 2009, USA

The Dark Side of the Soul by Prince Selim Djem
Austin & Macauley (trade, 402 pages)
Publication date: 2009, UK

The Book of Dreams edited by Nick Gevers
Subterranean Press (hc, 120 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): January 2010, USA
    Featuring all new stories by Robert Silverberg, Lucius Shepard, Jay Lake, Kage Baker, and Jeffrey Ford.

Filaria by Brent Hayward
ChiZine Publications (trade, 240 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 15 November 2009, USA & Canada

Blood Brother: Realm of the Rodent, Book 1 by Greg Hildebrandt, Jr.
Jabberwocky, Sourcebooks (hc, 394 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): November 2009, USA & Canada & UK
    Juvenile/middle grade. With illustrations by Alex Horley & Dean Robinson.

The Dark Hunters, Volume 1 by Sherrilyn Kenyon, art by Claudia Campos
St. Martin's Griffin (trade manga)
Publication date: 7 July 2009, USA & Canada

Tales from the Holograph Woods: Speculative Poems by Eileen Kernaghan
Wattle and Daub Books (trade, 83 pages)
Publication date: 2009, Canada

Earth Is Not Alone by John Knapp II
Ephemeron Press (trade, 499 pages)
Publication date: 2009, USA

Suicide Kings: A Wild Cards Mosaic Novel edited by George R.R. Martin, assisted by Melinda M. Snodgrass
Tor (hc, 448 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): December 2009, USA & Canada
    Written by Daniel Abraham, S.L. Farrell, Victor Milán, Melinda M. Snodgrass, Caroline Spector, and Ian Tregillis.

The Past and Future King by Warren M. Mueller
Bedside Books (trade, 186 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 January 2010, USA

In His Majesty's Service by Naomi Novik
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 821 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 3 November 2009, USA & Canada
    Omnibus edition of the first three Temeraire novels, plus an original Temeraire short story.
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, His Majesty's Dragon
reviewSF Site Review of Books 2 & 3, Throne of Jade and Black Powder War

I Am Scrooge: A Zombie Story for Christmas by Adam Roberts
Gollancz (hc, 153 pages)
Publication date: 8 October 2009, UK

The Final Empire: Mistborn, Book 1 by Brandon Sanderson
Gollancz (trade, 647 pages)
Publication date: 1 October 2009, UK
    First published in 2006.

No Doors, No Windows by Joe Schreiber
Del Rey, Ballantine (trade, 288 pages)
Publication date: 13 October 2009, USA & Canada

Star Wars: Death Troopers by Joe Schreiber
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 269 pages)
Publication date: 13 October 2009, USA & Canada
    The first official Star Wars horror novel.

Time for Eternity by Susan Squires
St. Martin's Paperbacks (mm, 384 pages)
Publication date: September 2009, USA & Canada

Lips Touch Three Times by Laini Taylor
Arthur A. Levine Books (illustrated hc, 275 pages)
Publication date: October 2009, USA
    Three tales of supernatural love, for readers 12 and up. With colour illustrations by Jim Di Bartolo.

Marion Zimmer Bradley's Sword and Sorceress XXIV edited by Elisabeth Waters
Norilana Books (trade, 318 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 15 November 2009, USA & UK

The Happiest Days of Our Lives by Wil Wheaton
Subterranean Press (hc, 160 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): December 2009, USA


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