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The Dragon Waiting Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250269010
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Published: Tor Books - September 29th, 2020

“The best mingling of history with historical magic that I have ever seen.”—Gene Wolfe

In a snowbound inn high in the Alps, four people meet who will alter fate.

A noble Byzantine mercenary . . .

A female Florentine physician . . .

An ageless Welsh wizard . . .

And Sforza, the uncanny duke.


Eladatl: A History of the East Los Angeles Dirigible Air Transport Lines Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780872867703
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Published: City Lights Books - April 6th, 2021

A breathtaking free fall into the long-buried (and fictional) history of a utopian era in American lighter-than-air travel, as told by its death-defying, aero-acrobatic heroes.


Lent: A Novel of Many Returns Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780765379078
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Published: Tor Books - February 4th, 2020

From Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award-winning author Jo Walton comes Lent, a magical re-imagining of the man who remade fifteenth-century Florence—in all its astonishing strangeness

Young Girolamo’s life is a series of miracles.


Into the Storm: Destroyermen, Book I Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780451462374
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Published: Ace - February 3rd, 2009

A captain and his crew journey out of time and into battle in the first novel in New York Times bestselling author Taylor Anderson’s alternate history Destroyermen saga.


The Stone Raft Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780156004015
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Published: Mariner Books - June 14th, 1996

When the Iberian Peninsula breaks free of Europe and begins to drift across the North Atlantic, five people are drawn together on the newly formed island-first by surreal events and then by love. “A splendidly imagined epic voyage...a fabulous fable” (Kirkus Reviews). Translated by Giovanni Pontiero.


The Clockwork Dynasty Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101974087
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Published: Vintage - June 26th, 2018

Kirkus Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Book of 2017
A Popsugar Best Book of the Year

From the New York Times bestselling author of Robopocalypse comes an epic new thriller about a race of ageless automatons who have been hiding among us for untold centuries.


The Eagle and the Viper: A Novel of Historical Suspense Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250258625
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Published: Forge Books - March 2nd, 2021

Part high-octane suspense, part dire warning, The Eagle and the Viper from multiple-winning novelist Loren D. Estleman reveals how close our world came—at the dawn of a promising new century—to total war.

It’s a time of improvised explosive devices, terrorist training camps, international assassins, and war on civilians. It’s Christmas Eve, 1800.


The Only Harmless Great Thing Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250169488
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Published: Tordotcom - January 23rd, 2018

Winner of the Nebula Award for Best Novelette

Finalist for the Hugo, Locus, Shirley Jackson, and Sturgeon Awards

The Only Harmless Great Thing is a heart-wrenching alternative history by Brooke Bolander that imagines an intersection between the Radium Girls and noble, sentient elephants.


United States of Japan Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780857667229
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Published: Angry Robot - August 1st, 2017

This “interesting and excited to read” spiritual sequel to The Man in The High Castle focuses on the New Japanese Empire—from an acclaimed author and essayist (io9)


The Oppenheimer Alternative Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781647100131
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Published: CAEZIK SF & Fantasy - June 2nd, 2020

"Science fiction fans will devour this smart speculative tale."--Publishers Weekly

A nail-biting new science fiction thriller from Robert J. Sawyer; the all-time worldwide leader in award-wins as a science fiction or fantasy novelist.

"Well worth reading.--Analog Science Fiction and Fact


The Secret Wife of Aaron Burr: A Riveting Untold Story of the American Revolution Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781496719188
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Published: Kensington - September 24th, 2019

Inspired by a woman and events forgotten by history, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott weaves together carefully researched fact and fiction to tell the story of Mary Emmons, and the place she held in the life—and the heart—of the notorious Aaron Burr.
 


Beatlebone Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101911334
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Published: Anchor - October 4th, 2016

A 2015 New York Times Notable Book
 
Winner of the Goldsmiths Prize