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Newest arrivals this time include the latest from Stephen Baxter, Terry Brooks, Mark Chadbourn, Peter F. Hamilton, Robert J. Sawyer, James Barclay, Charles de Lint, Cory Doctorow, Norman Spinrad, Jeff VanderMeer, and many more.

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

New & Forthcoming Books - Mid-June 2010
Blood Song by Cat Adams
Tor (trade, 384 pages)
Publication date: 8 June 2010, USA & Canada

Siren Song by Cat Adams
Tor (trade, 384 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): October 2010, USA & Canada

Tomb of the Fathers by Eleanor Arnason
Aqueduct Press (trade, 160 pages)
Publication date: June 2010, USA

In Enemy Hands by KS Augustin
Carina Press (ebook)
Publication date: 7 June 2010, USA

Elves: Once Walked With Gods by James Barclay
Gollancz (trade & hc, 366 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 19 August 2010, UK

Stone Spring by Stephen Baxter
Gollancz (trade & hc, 560 pages)
Publication date: 3 June 2010, UK

Hawk of May by Gillian Bradshaw
Sourcebooks Landmark (trade, 384 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): September 2010, USA & Canada & UK
    Retelling of the story of Sir Gawain, first published in 1981.

Carnal Sin: The Seven Deadly Sins, Book 2 by Allison Brennan
Ballantine Books (mm, 438 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA & Canada

The Unlikely World of Faraway Frankie by Keith Brooke
Newcon Press (hc, 170 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, UK
    With an introduction by Adam Roberts.

Bearers of the Black Staff: Legends of Shannara, Book 1 by Terry Brooks
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 384 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 24 August 2010, USA & Canada

God of Clocks by Alan Campbell
Spectra, Ballantine (mm, 388 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, USA & Canada

The Sword of Albion by Mark Chadbourn
Bantam Press (trade, 542 pages)
Publication date: 13 May 2010, UK

Spellwright by Blake Charlton
HarperVoyager (hc, 350 pages)
Publication date: 1 June 2010, UK
reviewSF Site Review

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

The Very Best of Charles de Lint by Charles de Lint
Tachyon (trade, 432 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 15 August 2010, USA

Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Abyss by Troy Denning
Lucas Books, Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 388 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

For the Win by Cory Doctorow
Tor (hc, 480 pages)
Publication date: 11 May 2010, USA & Canada

The Infinity Gate: DarkGlass Mountain, Book 3 by Sara Douglass
Eos, HarperCollins (hc, 544 pages)
Publication date: June 2010, USA

Go, Mutants! by Larry Doyle
Ecco, HarperCollins (hc, 368 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA

The Legions of Fire: The Books of the Elements, Volume 1 by David Drake
Tor (hc, 368 pages)
Publication date: 11 May 2010, USA & Canada

Wait for Dusk: Dark Days, Book 5 by Jocelynn Drake
Eos & Avon (mm & ebook)
Publication date (forthcoming): 27 July 2010, USA & Canada

The Honey Month by Amal El-Mohtar
Papaveria Press (trade, 73 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, UK

Dust of Dreams: Tales of the Malazan Book of the Fallen, Book 9 by Steven Erikson
Bantam Books (trade, 1278 pages)
Publication date: 27 May 2010, UK
    Penultimate volume in the series, and chosen as the best read of 2009 by the SF Site Editor's Choice.

Fragment by Warren Fahy
Dell (mm, 528 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

The Call of Destiny: The Return of Arthur, Book 1 by Alan Fenton
The Dovecote Press (trade, 492 pages)
Publication date: 2010, UK
    First published in 2006.

The Hour of Camelot: The Return of Arthur, Book 2 by Alan Fenton
The Dovecote Press (trade, 477 pages)
Publication date: 2010, UK

Rogue Trooper: Tales of Nu-Earth 02 by Gerry Finley-Day
2000 AD Progs (trade graphic novel)
Publication date: May 2010, UK
    Art by Cam Kennedy, Brett Ewins, Steve Dillon, Robin Smith, Boluda, Trevor Goring.

Flinx Transcendent by Alan Dean Foster
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 432 pages)
Publication date: 2010, USA & Canada
reviewSF Site Review

Eternal Kiss of Darkness by Jeaniene Frost
Eos & Avon (mm & ebook)
Publication date (forthcoming): 27 July 2010, USA & Canada

Day of the Damned: Death's Head, Book 3 by David Gunn
Bantam Books (mm, 542 pages)
Publication date: 13 May 2010, UK

The Evolutionary Void by Peter F. Hamilton
Del Rey (hc, 704 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 31 August 2010, USA & Canada
    Final book in the series, following on The Dreaming Void (2008) and The Temporal Void (2009).

Practicing Science Fiction: Critical Essays on Writing, Reading and Teaching the Genre edited by Karen Hellekson, Craig B. Jacobsen, Patrick B. Sharp & Lisa Yaszek
McFarland (trade, 220 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2010, USA

The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard by Robert E. Howard
Subterranean Press (hc, 560 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 30 September 2010, USA
    Illustrated by Greg Staples.
reviewSF Site Review

Transformers: Exodus by Alex Irvine
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 278 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA & Canada

The Shadow Road: The Warlocks of Talverdin, Book 4 by K.V. Johansen
Orca Book Publishers (trade, 240 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, Canada
    For readers 12 and up.

Dragon Soul by Jaida Jones & Danielle Bennett
Spectra, Ballantine (hc, 400 pages)
Publication date: 8 June 2010, USA & Canada
    Sequel to Havemercy (2008) and Shadow Magic (2009).

Unholy Ghosts by Stacia Kane
Del Rey, Ballantine (mm, 346 pages) / HarperVoyager (trade, 346 pages)
Publication date: 25 May 2010, USA & Canada / 1 June 2010, UK

Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay
HarperVoyager (hc, 573 pages)
Publication date: 29 April 2010, UK

Black Hand Gang: No Man's World, Book 1 by Pat Kelleher
Abaddon Books (trade, 336 pages)
Publication date: 2010, USA & Canada

Shades of Gray by Jackie Kessler & Caitlin Kittredge
Spectra, Ballantine (trade, 417 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA & Canada
    Sequel to Black and White.

Distant Suns: Gamadin, Book 3 by Tom Kirkbride
Wigton Publishing (hc, 699 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 October 2010, USA & Canada
    For readers 11 and up.

The Unincorporated Man by Dani Kollin & Eytan Kollin
Tor (trade, 490 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA & Canada
    First published in 2009.
reviewSF Site Review

The Unincorporated War by Dani Kollin & Eytan Kollin
Tor (hc, 462 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA & Canada
     Sequel to The Unincorporated Man (2009).

Wolfsangel by M.D. Lachlan
Gollancz (trade, 439 pages)
Publication date: 20 May 2010, UK

Ivy's Ever After by Dawn Lairamore
Holiday House (hc, 320 pages)
Publication date: 15 May 2010, USA
    For readers 8 to 12.

Cold Warriors: The Infernal Game, Book 1 by Rebecca Levene
Abaddon Books (trade, 310 pages)
Publication date: 2010, UK & USA & Canada

The Heir of Night: The Wall of Night, Book 1 by Helen Lowe
Eos, HarperCollins (mm, 496 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 28 September 2010, USA & Canada

Five Odd Honors: Breaking the Wall, Book 3 by Jane Lindskold
Tor (hc, 368 pages)
Publication date: 11 May 2010, USA & Canada

The Ultimate Fan's Guide to Avatar, James Cameron's Epic Movie by Kevin Patrick Mahoney
Punked Books (trade, 138 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 1 July 2010, UK & USA

Dragongirl by Todd McCaffrey
Del Rey, Ballantine (hc, 364 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 27 July 2010, USA & Canada

Absorption: Ragnarok Trilogy, Book 1 by John Meaney
Gollancz (trade, 407 pages)
Publication date: 20 May 2010, UK

The Tool: Shadow Nexus by C.R. Olguin
KeriOkie Entertainment (trade, 247 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA

The World Beyond the Hill: Science Fiction and the Quest for Transcendence by Alexei & Cory Panshin
Phoenix Pick, Arc Manor (hc, 673 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA

Blue and Gold by K.J. Parker
Subterranean Press (hc, 104 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 31 December 2010, USA

Beyond Blood by Carol Pepper
iUniverse (trade, 341 pages)
Publication date: October 2009, USA

The Bear: Saga of the First King by R.A. Salvatore
Tor (hc, 416 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2010, USA & Canada

Watch: The WWW Trilogy, Book 2 by Robert J. Sawyer
Gollancz (trade & hc, 354 pages)
Publication date: 20 May 2010, UK
reviewSF Site Review of Book 1, Wake

He Walked Among Us by Norman Spinrad
Tor (hc, 544 pages)
Publication date: 30 March 2010, USA & Canada

Shadow's Son by Jon Sprunk
Pyr, Prometheus Books (trade, 280 pages)
Publication date: 8 June 2010, USA      Début novel.

Speculative Horizons edited by Patrick St-Denis
Subterranean Press (hc, 128 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 30 November 2010, USA
    Original stores by C.S. Friedman, Tobias S. Buckell, Brian Ruckley, Hal Duncan, and L.E. Modesitt, Jr.

The Omega Point by Whitley Strieber
Tor (hc, 320 pages)
Publication date: June 2010, USA & Canada

Wolf's Cross by S.A. Swann
Spectra, Ballantine (trade, 336 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): 27 July 2010, USA & Canada

The Waters Rising by Sheri S. Tepper
Eos, HarperCollins (hc, 512 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): September 2010, USA

The War That Came Early: Hitler's War by Harry Turtledove
Del Rey, Ballantine (trade, 517 pages)
Publication date: 22 June 2010, USA & Canada
    First published in 2009.
reviewSF Site Review

The Third Bear by Jeff VanderMeer
Tacyon Publications (trade, 288 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): August 2010, USA

A Mighty Fortress by David Weber
Tor (hc, 719 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, USA & Canada

Anniversaries: The Write Fantastic edited by Ian Whates
NewCon Press (trade, 154 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, UK
    Original stories by Sarah Ash, Chaz Brenchley, Juliet E McKenna, Jessica Rydill, Kari Sperring, Freda Warrington, Ian Whates, and Liz Williams.

Conflicts edited by Ian Whates
NewCon Press (trade, 299 pages)
Publication date: April 2010, UK
    New stories from Neal Asher, Chris Beckett, Keith Brooke, Eric Brown, David L. Clements, Michael Cobley, Una McCormack, Martin McGrath, Jim Mortimore, Gareth L. Powell, Rosanne Rabinowitz, Andy Remic, and Martin Sketchley.

Twilight of Kerberos: Engines of the Apocalypse by Mike Wild
Abaddon Books (trade, 256 pages)
Publication date: 2010, USA & Canada

The Machinery of Light by David J. Williams
Spectra, Ballantine (trade, 411 pages)
Publication date: May 2010, USA & Canada

Bearings: Reviews 1997-2001 by Gary K Wolfe
Beccon Publications (trade, 449 pages)
Publication date: 2010, UK
    With an introduction by Peter Straub.

How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe a novel by Charles Yu
Pantheon Books (trade, 256 pages)
Publication date (forthcoming): September 2010, USA & Canada

    Magazines

Black Gate, Issue 14, Winter 2010, USA, edited by John O'Neill
Contributors to this issue include: Diana Sherman, Chris Braak, John C. Hocking, Matthew David Surridge, Martin Owton, Mike Shultz, Alex Kreis, Michael Jasper & Jay Lake, Dan Brodribb, Renee Stern, Jan Stirling, Isabel Pelech, Sylvia Volk, R.L. Roth, Tom Sneem, Douglas Empringham, Pete Butler, James Enge, Robert J. Howe.
reviewSF Site Review

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.

Fantasy & Science Fiction, July/August 2010, USA, edited by Gordon Van Gelder
Contributors to this issue include: Michael Alexander, John Langan, Albert E. Cowdrey, Richard Bowes, Ken Altabef, Sean McMullen, Ian R. MacLeod, Rick Norwood, Brenda Carre, Ramsey Shehadeh, Heather Lindsley, Annabelle Beaver.

Interzone, Issue 228, May-June 2010, UK,  edited by Andy Cox, Andy Hedgecock
Contributors to this issue include: Mario Milosevic, Melissa Yuan-Innes, David D. Levine, Jason Sanford, Jon Ingold, plus an interview with Gene Wolfe.


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