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Alien Morning

Rick Wilber · Tor
Pages: 300
Format: Print book

"Rick Wilber has written the best "first contact" story I've seen in decades: deeply human, eerily alien, and altogether an exciting, moving and thought-provoking novel." --Ben Bova

The fate of two civilizations depends on one troubled family in Rick...

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The Bear and the Nightingale: A Novel

Katherine Arden · Del Rey
Pages: 322
Format: Print book

A magical debut novel for readers of Naomi Novik's Uprooted, Erin Morgenstern's The Night Circus, and Neil Gaiman's myth-rich fantasies, The Bear and the Nightingale spins an irresistible spell as it announces the arrival of a singular talent with a gorgeous voice.

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Feversong: A Fever Novel

Karen Marie Moning · Delacorte Press
Pages: 541
Format: Print book

MacKayla Lane and Jericho Barrons return in the epic conclusion to the pulse-pounding Fever series, where a world thrown into chaos grows more treacherous at every turn.

As Mac, Barrons, Ryodan, and Jada struggle to restore control, enemies become allies, right and wrong cease...
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The Gates of Hell

Michael Livingston · Tor
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Alexandria has fallen, and with it the great kingdom of Egypt. Cleopatra is dead. Her children are paraded through the streets in chains wrought of their mother's golden treasures, and within a year all but one of them will be dead. Only her young daughter, Cleopatra Selene, survives...
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New York 2140

Kim Stanley Robinson · Orbit
Pages: 624
Format: Print book

A new vision of the future from Kim Stanley Robinson, the New York Times bestselling author of science fiction masterworks such as the Mars trilogy, 2312, and Aurora. The waters rose, submerging New York City. But the residents adapted and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always...
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The Shadow of What Was Lost

James Islington · Orbit
Pages: 693
Format: Print book

"Love The Wheel of Time? This is about to become your new favorite series. " - B&N SF & Fantasy Blog"Storytelling assurance rare for a debut . . . Fans of Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson will find much to admire. " - Guardian "Islington has built a world with...
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The Year's Best Science Fiction: Thirty-Third Annual Collection

Gardner Dozois · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 720
Format: Paperback

In the new millennium, what secrets lay beyond the far reaches of the universe? What mysteries belie the truths we once held to be self evident? The world of science fiction has long been a porthole into the realities of tomorrow, blurring the line between life and art. Now, in The Year's...
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