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compiled by Neil Walsh

Newest arrivals to the SF Site include the latest from Harry Turtledove, Neal Asher, Robert J. Sawyer, Naomi Novik, Peter Straub, some great collections, an array of magazines, and much, much more.

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

New & Forthcoming Books - May 2010
Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Outcast by Aaron Allston
Lucas Books, Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 384 pages)
Publication date: 27 April 2010, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

Tales of the Otherworld by Kelley Armstrong
Bantam Books (hc, 400 pages)
Publication date: 13 April 2010, USA

Orbus by Neal Asher
Tor, Pan Macmillan (hc,438 pages)
Publication date: 2009, UK & Canada

The Desert Spear by Peter V. Brett
HarperVoyager (hc, 578 pages)
Publication date: 1 April 2010, UK
    Sequel to The Painted Man.

Awakening: Dead Forever, Book 1 by William Campbell
Glyd-Evans Press (hc & trade & ebook, 258 pages)
Publication date: January 2010, USA

The Lifecycle of Software Objects by Ted Chiang
Subterranean Press (hc, 144 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 31 July 2010, USA

Chronos by Tom Ciolli
Robertson Publishing (trade, 188 pages)
Publication date: 2009, USA & UK

Neverland by Douglas Clegg
Vanguard Press (trade, 288 pages)
Publication date: 13 April 2010, USA & Canada

Reacquisition: Project U.L.F., Book 2 by Stuart Clark
Silver Leaf Books (trade, 410 pages)
Publication date: February 2010, USA & Canada & UK

Ursula K. Le Guin's Journey to Post-Feminism by Amy M. Clarke
McFarland (trade, 219 pages)
Publication date: July 2010, USA

The Policeman's Ball by Craig Conley
Vanguard Press (trade, 222 pages)
Publication date: 2008, UK & Europe

The Passage by Justin Cronin
Ballantine Books (hc, 766 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 8 June 2010, USA

The Mystery of Grace by Charles de Lint
Tor, Tom Doherty Associates (trade, 269 pages)
Publication date: 2 March 2010, USA & Canada

The Strain by Guillermo Del Toro & Chuck Hogan
Harper, HarperCollins (trade, 495 pages)
Publication date: 1 April 2010, UK

Tomorrow's Guardian by Richard Denning
Mercia Books (hc, 296 pages)
Publication date: 2010, UK
    For readers aged 10-15.

Pray for Dawn: Dark Days, Book 4 by Jocelynn Drake
Eos (mm & ebook)
Publication date (forthcoming): 29 June 2010, USA & Canada

Narrative Power: Encounters, Celebrations, Struggles edited by L. Timmel Duchamp
Aqueduct Press (trade, 260 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, USA
    Essays by Eleanor Arnason, Samuel R. Delany, Alan DeNiro, L. Timmel Duchamp, Carolyn Ives Gilman, Nicola Griffith, Eileen Gunn, Andrea Hairston, Lesley A. Hall, Ellen E. Kittell, Claire Light, Lance Olsen, Susan Palwick, Rachel Swirsky, Wendy Walker, and Rebecca Wanzo.

The Long Man by Steve Englehart
Tor, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 381 pages)
Publication date: 16 March 2010, USA & Canada

Shadows in the Cave by Caleb Fox
Tor, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 320 pages)
Publication date: March 2010, USA & Canada
    Sequel to Zadayi Red.

Skin Horse, Volume One by Shaenon K. Garrity & Jeffrey C. Wells
Couscous Collective (trade graphic novel, 144 pages)
Publication date: August 2009, USA

Stories edited by Neil Gaiman & Al Sarrantonio
William Morrow, HarperCollins (hc, 432 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): June 2010, USA
    New stories from Lawrence Block, Jonathan Carroll, Roddy Doyle, Jeffrey Ford, Joanne Harris, Joe Hill, Joe R. Lansdale, Walter Mosley, Joyce Carol Oates, Stewart O'Nan, Chuck Palahniuk, Carolyn Parkhurst, Jodi Picoult, Tim Powers, Michael Marshall Smith, Peter Straub, Neil Gaiman, and many others.

Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Allies by Christie Golden
Lucas Books, Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 368 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 25 May 2010, USA & Canada

The New Dead edited by Christopher Golden
St. Martin's Griffin (trade, 384 pages)
Publication date: February 2010, USA & Canada
    Zombie stories by Max Brooks, Joe Hill, Tad Williams, Kelley Armstrong, John Connolly, David Liss, Tim Lebbon, Mike Carey, Joe R. Lansdale, and others.

review

Shamra Divided: The Shamra Chronicles, Book 2 by Barry Hoffman
Edge Books, Gauntlet Press (trade, 301 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, USA
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Curse of the Shamra

Legends: Beasts and Monsters by Anthony Horowitz
Kingfisher, Macmillan (hc, 160 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA & Canada
    For readers aged 9 to 12.

Legends: Battles and Quests by Anthony Horowitz
Kingfisher, Macmillan (hc, 160 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA & Canada
    For readers aged 9 to 12.

The Crossroads by L. Ron Hubbard
Galaxy Press (trade, 121 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 28 June 2010, USA & Canada

A Matter of Matter by L. Ron Hubbard
Galaxy Press (trade, 137 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 28 June 2010, USA & Canada

Dragon Soul by Jaida Jones & Danielle Bennett
Spectra, Ballantine (hc, 416 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 8 June 2010, USA & Canada

2084: Mars, A New World by Robert A. Kaiser
AuthorHouse (trade, 209 pages)
Publication date: 17 March 2009, USA

Shades of Gray by Jackie Kessler & Caitlin Kittredge
Spectra, Ballantine (trade, 432 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 22 June 2010, USA & Canada

British Science Fiction & Fantasy: Twenty Years and Two Surveys edited by Paul Kincaid & Niall Harrison
British Science Fiction Association (trade, 208 pages)
Publication date: 2010, UK
    With contributions from Brian Aldiss, Iain Banks, Eric Brown, Mark Chadbourn, Susanna Clarke, John Clute, Neil Gaiman, Mary Gentle, M. John Harrison, David Langford, Tanith Lee, Paul McAuley, John Meaney, China Mieville, Michael Moorcock, Alastair Reynolds, Adam Roberts, Justina Robson, Lisa Tuttle, Ian Watson, and many others.

Raiju: A Kaiju Hunter Novel by K.H. Koehler
Tokusatsu Press (trade, 160 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 June 2010, USA & UK & Canada
    YA adventure/romance/sf/fantasy for readers aged 9 to 12.

Ghosts of Manhattan by George Mann
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 240 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, USA

Dante's Journey by JC Marino
Star Publish LLC (trade, 366 pages)
Publication date: 2010, USA

Warriors edited by George R.R. Martin & Gardner Dozois
Tor, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 736 pages)
Publication date: 16 March 2010, USA & Canada
    New fiction from Joe Haldeman, Robin Hobb, Tad Williams, Joe R. Lansdale, Peter S. Beagle, Diana Gabaldon, Naomi Novik, David Weber, Carrie Vaughn, S.M. Stirling, Robert Silverberg, and many others.

Ares Express by Ian McDonald
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 389 pages)
Publication date: 13 April 2010, USA
reviewSF Site Review

Succubus Shadows by Richelle Mead
Bantam Books (trade, 312 pages)
Publication date: 31 March 2010, UK

The City & The City by China Miéville
Del Rey, Ballantine (trade, 337 pages)
Publication date: 27 April 2010, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

Hater: The Hater Trilogy, Book 1 by David Moody
Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Griffin (trade, 281 pages)
Publication date: 13 April 2010, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review of the unabridged audio edition

Nights of Villjamur: Legends of the Red Sun, Book 1 by Mark Charan Newton
Spectra, Ballantine (hc, 448 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 29 June 2010, USA & Canada

Tongues of Serpents by Naomi Novik
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 288 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 13 July 2010, USA & Canada

A Queen of the West: The Dark of Day Trilogy, Book 1 by D.S. O'Briain
D.S. O'Briain (trade, 422 pages)
Publication date: March 2010, UK

Rapture Untamed by Pamela Palmer
Eos (mm & ebook)
Publication date (forthcoming): 29 June 2010, USA & Canada

Shadow Prowler by Alexey Pehov, translated by Andrew Bromfield
Tor, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 396 pages)
Publication date: February 2010, USA & Canada

Cheat the Grave: Sign of the Zodiac, Book 5 by Vicki Pettersson
Eos (mm & ebook)
Publication date (forthcoming): 25 May 2010, USA & Canada

The Business of Science Fiction: Two Insiders Discuss Writing and Publishing by Mike Resnick & Barry N. Malzberg
McFarland (trade, 275 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2010, USA

Starplex by Robert J. Sawyer
Red Deer Press (trade, 304 pages)
Publication date: 17 April 2010, Canada & USA
    First published in 1996, this novel won the Aurora Award and was also nominated for both the Hugo and the Nebula.

The Tek War Chronicles by William Shatner & Scott Davis, art by Erich Owen
Bluewater Comics (trade graphic novel, 112 pages)
Publication date: 2010, USA

The Palace at Midnight: The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume Five, 1980-82 by Robert Silverberg
Subterranean Press (hc, 480 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 30 September 2010, USA

Shadow's Son by Jon Sprunk
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 280 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): June 2010, USA
    Début novel.

Swords & Dark Magic edited by Jonathan Strahan & Lou Anders
Eos, HarperCollins (trade, 544 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): July 2010, USA
    New stories from Steven Erikson, Glen Cook, Gene Wolfe, James Enge, C.J. Cherryh, K.J Parker, Garth Nix, Michael Moorcock, Tim Lebbon, Robert Silverberg, Greg Keyes, Michael Shea, Scott Lynch, Tanith Lee, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Bill Willingham, and Joe Abercrombie.

A Dark Matter by Peter Straub
Orion Books (hc, 400 pages)
Publication date: 18 March 2010, UK

The Office of Shadow by Matthew Sturges
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 424 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): June 2010, USA

Animythical Tales by Sarah Totton
Fantastic Books (trade, 126 pages)
Publication date: 27 February 2010, USA

The A-Men by John Trevillian
Matador (hc, 403 pages)
Publication date: March 2010, UK

West and East: The War that Came Early, Book 2 by Harry Turtledove
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 448 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 20 July 2010, USA & Canada
    Sequel to Hitler's War.
reviewSF Site Review of Hitler's War

Secret of the Dragon: Dragonships, Book 2 by Margaret Weis & Tracy Hickman
Tor, Tom Doherty Associates (hc, 400 pages)
Publication date: 16 March 2010, USA & Canada

The Machinery of Light: The Autumn Rain Trilogy, Book 3 by David J. Williams
Del Rey, Ballantine (trade, 416 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 25 May 2010, USA & Canada

 
    Magazines

Bull Spec, No. 1, Spring 2010, USA, edited by Samuel Montgomery-Blinn
Contributors to this issue include: Natania Barron, Ralan Conley, Kaolin Imago Fire, C.S. Fuqua, Michael Jasper, Josh Whiton, Peter Wood.

Fantasy & Science Fiction, March/April 2010, USA, edited by Gordon Van Gelder
Contributors to this issue include: Alexandra Duncan, Tim Sullivan, Richard Bowes, Rand B. Lee, Albert E. Cowdrey, Michael Reaves, Ramsey Shehadeh, Benjamin Rosenbaum, Dennis Danvers, Bruce McAllister.

Fantasy & Science Fiction, May/June 2010, USA, edited by Gordon Van Gelder
Contributors to this issue include: Michael Libling, Fred Chappell, Aaron Schutz, Steven Popkes, Elizabeth Bourne, John Sladek, Alex Irvine, Hilary Goldstein, Dale Bailey, Rachel Pollack, Robert Onopa, Lokiko Hall.

FVZA: Federal Vampire and Zombie Agency, No. 3 of 3 by David Hine, illustrated by Roy Allan Martinez & Wayne Nichols
Radical Comics (comic book, 48 pages)
Publication date: 2010, USA
reviewSF Site Review of No. 1

GUD: Greatest Uncommon Denominator, No. 5, Winter 2009, USA, edited by Debbie Moorhouse
Contributors to this issue include: Alicia Adams, Kevin Brown, Joseph Calabrese, Melissa Carroll, Zac Carter, Taras Castle, Harsho Mohan Chattoraj, Tristan D'Agosta, T.F. Davenport, Steven J. Dines, Geordie Williams Flantz, Jerry Goins, Jason Hardy, Tammy Ho Lai-Ming, Paul Hogan, Richard Kadrey, Paul J. Kocak, Isabel Cooper Kunkle, Rose Lemberg, Heather Lindsley, MichaelO, Sydney Padua, Jon Radlett, Kenneth Schneyer, Paul Spinrad, Lucy A. Snyder, Andrew N Tisbert.

Interzone, No. 227, March-April 2010, UK, edited by Andy Cox & Andy Hedgecock
Contributors to this issue include: Jon Ingold, Mercurio D. Rivera, Jim Hawkins, Nina Allan, Chris Beckett, Steve Rasnic Tem.

Logan's Run: Last Day, No. 1 by Paul J. Salamoff, illustrated by Daniel Gete
Radical Comics (comic book, 32 pages)
Publication date: January 2010, USA
    Created by William F. Nolan & George Clayton Johnson.

Tales of the Unanticipated, No. 30, USA, edited by Eric M. Heideman
Contributors to this issue include: Jason Sanford, Catherine Lundoff, Cornelius Fortune, William Mingin, Stephen Dedman, Martha A. Hood, Patricia S. Bowne, Douglas J Lane, Matthew S. Rotundo, Barbara Rosen, Terry Faust, T.J. Berg, Kurt Kirchmeier, Patricia Russo, Eleanor Arnason, Sarah Totton, Ann K. Schwader, G.O. Clark.


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