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compiled by Neil Walsh

The New Year brings us new books to read, including the latest from Kim Stanley Robinson, Charlie Huston, Mike Resnick, Elizabeth Bear, Robert Rankin, Anne McCaffrey & Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, Alastair Reynolds, and plenty others.

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

New & Forthcoming Books - January 2010
The Killswitch Review by Steven-Elliot Altman & Diane DeKelb-Rittenhouse
Yard Dog Press (trade, 235 pages)
Publication date: 1 December 2009, USA

Bone and Jewel Creatures by Elizabeth Bear
Subterranean Press (hc, 136 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 31 March 2010, USA

Halo: Evolutions: Essential Tales of the Halo Universe by Tobias S. Buckell, et al.
Tor (trade, 527 pages)
Publication date: 25 November 2009, USA & Canada
    Original stories by Tobias S. Buckell, B.K. Evenson, Kevin Grace, Jonathan Goff, Robt McLees, Eric Nylund, Frank O'Connor, Eric Raab, Karen Traviss, Jeff VanderMeer & Tessa Kum, and Fred Van Lente.

The Light of Day by James Byrd
Booksurge.com (trade, 313 pages)
Publication date: 2009, USA

Fractured Allegiance by Robert Cassady
Books to Believe In (trade, 282 pages)
Publication date: 6 November 2009, USA

The Light of Other Days by Arthur C. Clarke & Stephen Baxter
Tor (trade, 316 pages)
Publication date: 8 December 2009, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

2084 by Kirk Combe
Mayhaven Publishing (trade, 480 pages)
Publication date: 2009, USA

The Book of Michael: Confessions from the Last King of the World by Eric Dixon
Reedy Pearle (hc, 317 pages)
Publication date: 26 October 2009, USA

Dusk, Volume 1 by David Doub, et al.
David Doub (trade graphic novel, 102 pages)
Publication date: 2009, USA

Gardens of the Moon: 10th Anniversary Edition by Steven Erikson
Bantam Press (hc, 523 pages)
Publication date: 2009, UK & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

Falling to Destiny by Peter Fleming
Athena Press (trade, 121 pages)
Publication date: 2009, UK & USA

The Guardians by D.S. Green
Choice Publishing (mm, 299 pages)
Publication date: November 2009, Ireland

Sleepless by Charlie Huston
Ballantine Books (hc, 357 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 12 January 2010, USA & Canada

Imagination/Space: Essays and Talks on Fiction, Feminism, Technology, and Politics by Gwyneth Jones
Aqueduct Press (trade, 264 pages)
Publication date: November 2009, USA

Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 346 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 25 May 2010, USA

The Journey of the Nightisans by Rebecca Linam
IUniverse (trade & hc, 264 pages)
Publication date: May 2009, USA

Visions by Richard A. Lupoff
Mythos Books (hc, 272 pages)
Publication date: November 2009, USA
    11 tales of fantasy, horror & adventure -- some new, others previously published. Introduction by Peter S. Beagle.

Catalyst by Anne McCaffrey & Elizabeth Ann Scarborough
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 261 pages)
Publication date: 5 January 2010, USA & Canada

The SIN of Addison Hall by Jeffrey A. Onorato
Block Island Books (trade, 260 pages)
Publication date: 2009, USA

Retromancer by Robert Rankin
Gollancz (hc, 343 pages)
Publication date: 17 December 2009, UK

Starship, Book 5: Flagship by Mike Resnick
Pyr, Prometheus Books (hc, 335 pages)
Publication date: 8 December 2009, USA

Terminal World by Alastair Reynolds
Gollancz (hc, 584 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 15 March 2010, UK

C.M. Kornbluth: The Life and Works of a Science Fiction Visionary by Mark Rich
McFarland (trade, 451 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): March 2010, USA

Galileo's Dream by Kim Stanley Robinson
Spectra, Ballantine Books (hc, 533 pages)
Publication date: 29 December 2009, USA & Canada

Chasing the Dragon: Quantum Gravity, Book 4 by Justina Robson
Gollancz (trade, 399 pages)
Publication date: 26 November 2009, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Keeping It Real

A Benwarian Fix: The Intercolonization of Earth by L.W. Samuelson
iUniverse (trade & hc, 300 pages)
Publication date: September 2009, USA

Petrodor: A Trial of Blood and Steel, Book 2 by Joel Shepherd
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 446 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): March 2010, USA

Starfist, Book 13: Wings of Hell by David Sherman & Dan Cragg
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 360 pages)
Publication date: 29 December 2009, USA & Canada

Starfist, Book 14: Double Jeopardy by David Sherman & Dan Cragg
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 355 pages)
Publication date: 29 December 2009, USA & Canada

Incarnate, No. 3 of 3 by Nick Simmons, Nam Kim, et al.
Radical Comics (perfect bound full-colour comic, 64 pages)
Publication date: December 2009, USA

Spellbent by Lucy A. Snyder
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 360 pages)
Publication date: 29 December 2009, USA & Canada

Tome of the Undergates by Sam Sykes
Gollancz (trade, 637 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 15 April 2010, UK

Under in the Mere by Catherynne M. Valente
Rabid Transit Press (trade, 146 pages)
Publication date: December 2009, USA

Keep Watching the Skies!: American Science Fiction Movies of the Fifties, The 21st Century Edition by Bill Warren
McFarland (hc, 1,040 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): March 2010, USA

Secrets of the Sands: Children of the Desert, Book 1 by Leona Wisoker
Mercury Retrograde Press (trade, 419 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): March 2010, USA & Canada & UK & EU

Burning Shadows by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
Tor (hc, 351 pages)
Publication date: 9 December 2009, USA & Canada

    Magazines

Albedo One, No. 37, November 2009, Ireland, edited by John Kenny, et al.
Contributors to this issue include: Robert Reed, Sara Joan Berniker, Richard Alan Scott, Gareth Stack, Gustavo Bondoni, D.T. Neal, TD Edge, plus an interview with Greg Egan.

Fantasy & Science Fiction, December 2009, USA, edited by Gordon Van Gelder
Contributors to this issue include: Alex Irvine, Matthew Hughes, Tim Sullivan, Richard Bowes, Alexandra Duncan, Terry Bisson, Brendan DuBois, Kit Reed, Sarah Thomas, Nancy Springer, Harvey Jacobs.


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