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Silence Fallen
Silence Fallen

Patricia Briggs · Ace
Pages: 371
Format: Hardcover

In the #1 New York Times bestselling Mercy Thompson novels, the coyote shapeshifter has found her voice in the werewolf pack. But when Mercy's bond with the pack - and her mate - is broken, she'll learn what it truly means to be alone... Attacked and abducted in her home territory, Mercy...
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The Liberation
The Liberation

Ian Tregillis · Orbit
Pages: 453
Format: Print book

I am the mechanical they named Jax. My kind was built to serve humankind, duty-bound to fulfil their every whim. But now our bonds are breaking, and my brothers and sisters are awakening. Our time has come. A new age is dawning. Set in a world that might have been, of mechanical men and alchemical...
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A Promise of Fire
A Promise of Fire

Amanda Bouchet · Sourcebooks Casablanca
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

"Fantasy romance at its finest! This book has it all: A heroine full of spunk and spark, a hero full of mystery and masculinity, and an epic story full of intrigue and action. You will fall in love with these delicious characters. This book is utterly breathtaking!" -Darynda Jones,...
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Only the Dead Know Burbank: A Novel
Only the Dead Know Burbank: A Novel

Bradford Tatum · Harper Perennial
Pages: 383
Format: Print book

With Lon Cheney and Boris Karloff among its characters, this sweeping and stylish love letter to the golden age of horror cinema tells the wonderful, tragic story of Maddy Ulm. It takes readers through her rise from the complicated shadows of Berlin's first experiments with expressionist...
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Uprooted
Uprooted

Naomi Novik · Del Rey
Pages: 438
Format: Print book

WINNER OF THE NEBULA AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL * Naomi Novik, author of the New York Times bestselling and critically acclaimed Temeraire novels, introduces a bold new world rooted in folk stories and legends, as elemental as a Grimm fairy tale.HUGO AWARD FINALIST * NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS...
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Not So Much, Said the Cat
Not So Much, Said the Cat

Michael Swanwick · Tachyon
Pages: 285
Format: Paperback

The master of short science-fiction follows up his acclaimed collection The Dog Said Bow-Wow with feline grace, precision, and total impertinence. Michael Swanwick takes us on a whirlwind journey across the globe and across time and space, where magic and science exist in possibilities...
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The Lonely Hearts Hotel: A Novel
The Lonely Hearts Hotel: A Novel

Heather O'Neill · Riverhead Books
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

"So filled with vivid descriptions and complex characters that the reader's experience is virtually cinematic. . . Utterly compelling." - The Washington PostA spellbinding story about two gifted orphans - in love with each other since they can remember - whose childhood talents...
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Radiant Terminus
Radiant Terminus

Antoine Volodine · Open Letter
Pages: 500
Format: Print book

"Irreducible to any single literary genre, the Volodinian cosmos is skillfully crafted, fusing elements of science fiction with magical realism and political commentary." - Music & LiteratureThe most patently sci-fi work of Antoine Volodine's to be translated into English,...
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Killfile: A Novel
Killfile: A Novel

Christopher Farnsworth · William Morrow
Pages: 326
Format: Print book

The author of The Eternal World seamlessly combines history, biotechnology, action, and adventure in this high-concept thriller in the spirit of James Rollins, Brad Thor, and Douglas Preston.John Smith possesses a special gift that seems more like a curse: he can access other people's thoughts....
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Willful Child
Willful Child

Steven Erikson · Tor Books; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times Bestselling author Steven Erikson comes a new science fiction novel of devil-may-care, near calamitous and downright chaotic adventures through the infinite vastness of interstellar space.These are the voyages of the starship A.S.F. Willful Child. Its ongoing mission:...
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Underground Airlines
Underground Airlines

Ben H Winters · Mulholland Books
Pages: 327
Format: Print book

Now a New York Times bestseller It is the present-day, and the world is as we know it: smartphones, social networking and Happy Meals. Save for one thing: the Civil War never occurred. A gifted young black man calling himself Victor has struck a bargain with federal law enforcement, working...
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A Night Without Stars: A Novel of the Commonwealth
A Night Without Stars: A Novel of the Commonwealth

Peter F Hamilton · Del Rey
Pages: 702
Format: Print book

Bestselling author Peter F. Hamilton returns to his acclaimed Commonwealth series in this thrilling follow-up to The Abyss Beyond Dreams. Featuring Hamilton's trademark blend of intricate plotting, riveting suspense, high-concept science, and vivid characters, A Night Without Stars brings...
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A Feast for Crows: A Song of Ice and Fire
A Feast for Crows: A Song of Ice and Fire

George R.R. Martin · Bantam
Format: Print book

THE BOOK BEHIND THE FOURTH SEASON OF THE ACCLAIMED HBO SERIES GAME OF THRONESFew books have captivated the imagination and won the devotion and praise of readers and critics everywhere as has George R. R. Martins monumental epic cycle of high fantasy. Now, in A Feast for Crows, Martin delivers...
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Death's Mistress
Death's Mistress

Terry Goodkind · Head of Zeus
Pages: 512
Format: Print book

Death's Mistress: Sister of Darkness will launch The Nicci Chronicles, Terry Goodkind's entirely new series with a cast of characters centered on one of his best-loved characters in the now-concluded Sword of Truth.One-time lieutenant of the evil Emperor Jagang, known as "Death's Mistress"...
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Lost Gods: A Novel
Lost Gods: A Novel

Brom. · Harpercollins
Pages: 496
Format: Print book

A young man descends into Purgatory to save his wife and unborn child in this gorgeous, illustrated tale of wonder and terror from the mind of master storyteller and acclaimed artist Brom.Fresh out of jail and eager to start a new life, Chet Moran and his pregnant wife, Trish, leave town...
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