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After the End of the World Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250060907
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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - November 14th, 2017

After the End of the World by Jonathan L. Howard brings the H.P. Lovecraft mythos into the twenty-first century.


A Secret History of Witches Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780316508551
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Published: Redhook - September 5th, 2017

A sweeping historical saga that traces five generations of fiercely powerful mothers and daughters - witches whose magical inheritance is both a dangerous threat and an extraordinary gift.
Brittany, 1821. After Grand-mere Ursule gives her life to save her family, their magic seems to die with her.


The Sea Peoples Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399583179
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Published: Ace Books - October 10th, 2017

S. M. Stirling's Novels of the Change are a "truly original combination of postapocalyptic sci-fi and military-oriented medieval fantasy"* about a future where mysterious Powers removed advanced technology, and humanity rebuilds society. However, this new world is not always a peaceful one....


Iraq + 100: The First Anthology of Science Fiction to Have Emerged from Iraq Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250161321
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Published: Tor Books - September 12th, 2017

A groundbreaking anthology of science fiction from Iraq that will challenge your perception of what it means to be "The Other"

"History is a hostage, but it will bite through the gag you tie around its mouth, bite through and still be heard."--Operation Daniel

In a calm and serene world, one has the luxury of imagining what the future might look like.


The Secrets of Drearcliff Grange School Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781785655951
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Published: Titan Books (UK) - September 26th, 2017


A week after her mother found her sleeping on the ceiling, Amy Thomsett is delivered to her new school, Drearcliff Grange in Somerset.



1636: The Vatican Sanction Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781481482776
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Published: Baen - December 5th, 2017

Book #24 in the multiple New York Times best-selling Ring of Fire series.

SEVEN DAYS IN MAY, 1636


Everfair Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780765338068
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Published: Tor Books - September 26th, 2017

From noted short story writer Nisi Shawl comes a brilliant alternate-history novel set in the Belgian Congo.

What if the African natives developed steam power ahead of their colonial oppressors? What might have come of Belgium's disastrous colonization of the Congo if the native populations had learned about steam technology a bit earlier?


An Excess Male Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062662552
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Published: Voyager - September 12th, 2017

From debut author Maggie Shen King, An Excess Male is the chilling dystopian tale of politics, inequality, marriage, love, and rebellion, set in a near-future China, that further explores the themes of the classics The Handmaid's Tale and When She Woke.

Under the One Child Policy, everyone plotted to have a son.


Thessaly: The Complete Trilogy (the Just City, the Philosopher Kings, Necessity) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780765399007
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Published: Tor Books - September 12th, 2017

Finalist for 2017 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adult Literature

For the first time, Jo Walton's critically acclaimed, genre-defying trilogy Thessaly--The Just City, The Philosopher Kings, and Necessity--is available in softcover, in a single-volume trade paperback omnibus.


New Pompeii Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781785656033
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Published: Titan Books (UK) - October 31st, 2017

In the race to control renewable power, an energy giant stumbles on a controversial technology: the ability to transport matter from the deep past. Their biggest secret is New Pompeii, a replica city filled with Romans, pulled through time just before the volcanic eruption.


Taste of Marrow Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780765395252
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Published: Tom Doherty Associates - September 12th, 2017

Campbell finalist Sarah Gailey's hippo mayhem continues in Taste of Marrow, the sequel to rollicking adventure River of Teeth.


The Realms of God: A Novel of the Roman Empire (the Shards of Heaven, Book 3) Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780765380357
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Published: Tor Books - November 7th, 2017

The Realms of God is the thrilling conclusion to Michael Livingston's historical fantasy trilogy that continues the story begun in The Shards of Heaven and The Gates of Hell.


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