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Mad Ship by Hobb, Robin

Mad Ship

Apr 16, 2014
And Eternity by Anthony, Piers

And Eternity

Apr 17, 2014
Transhuman by Bova, Ben, 1932-

Transhuman

"Luke Abramson, a brilliant cellular biologist who is battling lung cancer, has one joy in life, his ten-year-old granddaughter, Angela. When he learns that Angela has an inoperable brain tumor and is given less than six months to live, Abramson wants totry a new enzyme, Mortality Factor 4 (MORF4), that he believes will kill Angela's tumor. However, the hospital bureaucracy won't let him do it because MORF4 has not yet been approved by the FDA. Knowing that Angela will die before he can get appr

Apr 17, 2014
On a pale horse / Incarnations of Immortality 1 by Anthony, Piers.

On a pale horse / Incarnations of Immortality 1

After would-be suicide Zane confronts and kills the incarnation of Death, he finds himself forced to assume the office of Death, with all its duties, in a world revolutionized by magic and science

Apr 17, 2014
Assassin's apprentice by Hobb, Robin.

Assassin's apprentice

As Fitz, an outcast and the bastard son of Prince Chivalry, grows to manhood, a legacy of magical skill and other mysterious talents propels him into the role of protector of the kingdom, if his initial perilous mission does not destroy him first

Apr 17, 2014
Raising Steam - a Discworld novel by Pratchett, Terry, author.

Raising Steam - a Discworld novel

"Change is afoot in Ankh-Morpork--Discworld's first steam engine has arrived, and once again Moist von Lipwig finds himself with a new and challenging job"--

Apr 19, 2014
The Lascar's dagger by Larke, Glenda, author.

The Lascar's dagger

Saker appears to be a simple priest, but in truth he's a spy for the head of his faith. Wounded in the line of duty by a Lascar sailor's blade, the weapon seems to follow him home. Unable to discard it, nor the sense of responsibility it brings, Saker can only follow its lead. The dagger puts Saker on a journey to distant shores, on a path that will reveal terrible secrets about the empire, about the people he serves, and destroy the life he knows. The Lascar's dagger demands a price, and that

Apr 19, 2014
A Shiver of Light by Hamilton, Laurell K.

A Shiver of Light

Apr 20, 2014
Shards of time by Flewelling, Lynn, author.

Shards of time

Apr 20, 2014
The time traveler's almanac by Vandermeer, Ann (EDT)/ Vandermeer, Jeff (EDT)

The time traveler's almanac

"The Time Traveler's Almanac is the largest and most definitive collection of time travel stories ever assembled. Gathered into one volume by intrepid chrononauts and world-renowned anthologists Ann and Jeff VanderMeer, this book compiles more than a century's worth of literary travels into the past and the future that will serve to reacquaint readers with beloved classics of the time travel genre and introduce them to thrilling contemporary innovations.This marvelous volume includes nearly seve

Apr 20, 2014
The wicked - a novel by Nicholas, Douglas.

The wicked - a novel

Mystical Irish queen Molly, with her powers of healing, is the only one who can save her people from an evil nobleman and his equally evil wife, while young warrior Hob and his adopted family work together to destroy the dark powers before all is lost.

Apr 20, 2014
Stone cold by Monk, Devon, author.

Stone cold

"Marked by Life and Death magic, Shame Flynn and Terric Conley are "breakers"-- those who can use magic to its fullest extent. Most of the time, they can barely stand each other, but they know they have to work together to defeat a common enemy, rogue magic user Eli Collins. Backed by the government, Eli is trying to use magic as a weapon by carving spells into the flesh of innocents and turning them into brainless walking bombs. To stop him, Shame and Terric will need to call on their magic eve

Apr 20, 2014
War of the Worlds - Global Dispatches by Anderson, Kevin J. (EDT)/ Wells, H. G. (FRW)/ Silverberg, Robert (CON)/ Willis, Connie (CON)/ Williams, Walter Jon (CON)

War of the Worlds - Global Dispatches

Apr 20, 2014
The silk map - a Gaunt and Bone novel by Willrich, Chris, 1967-

The silk map - a Gaunt and Bone novel

"The stories of a pair of fantasy adventurers who've dared the impossible quest of forging a happy life together. Gaunt and Bone are an unusual heroic team in an atypical fantasy landscape, motivated less by a desire to battle evil or by greed but out ofvery personal motivations, devotion to each other, and a desire to rescue a lost son"--

Apr 20, 2014
Mirror Sight by Britain, Kristen

Mirror Sight

Apr 20, 2014
Witches in Red by Hendee, Barb

Witches in Red

Apr 20, 2014
The white dragon by McCaffrey, Anne.

The white dragon

Jaxom, a rebellious youth, and Ruth, his white dragon, fly into another time to retrieve the queen's stolen egg, thereby averting a dragonrider war, and find their planet threatened once again by a Threadfall

Apr 20, 2014
Unwrapped sky by Davidson, Rjurik.

Unwrapped sky

A century after the magical city of Caeli-Amur is saved by the Minotaurs from would-be conquerors, three people including a philosopher-assassin, an ambitious bureaucrat and an idealistic seditionist are challenged to defy tradition and superstition to save their people.

Apr 20, 2014
The Milkman - A Freeworld Novel by Martineck, Michael J.

The Milkman - A Freeworld Novel

Apr 20, 2014
Working God's mischief by Cook, Glen.

Working God's mischief

"Arnhand, Castauriga, and Navaya lost their kings. The Grail Empire lost its empress. The Church lost its Patriarch, though he lives on as a fugitive. The Night lost Kharoulke the Windwalker, an emperor amongst the most primal and terrible gods. The Night goes on, in dread. The world goes on, in dread. The ice builds and slides southward. New kings come. A new empress will rule. Another rump polishes the Patriarchal Throne. But there is something new under the sun. The oldest and fiercest of the

Apr 20, 2014
Skin game - a novel of the Dresden files by Butcher, Jim, 1971-

Skin game - a novel of the Dresden files

Chicago wizard Harry Dresden must help a hated enemy, Nicodemus Archleone, break into a high security vault to steal something belonging to the Lord of the Underworld.

Apr 20, 2014
Sparrow Hill Road by McGuire, Seanan

Sparrow Hill Road

Apr 20, 2014
On a pale horse by Anthony, Piers.

On a pale horse

Zane belongs to a world in which the scientific revolution has been followed by the revolution of magic, and he is thrust into the role of Death.

Apr 20, 2014
Transhuman by Bova, Ben, 1932-

Transhuman

"Luke Abramson, a brilliant cellular biologist who is battling lung cancer, has one joy in life, his ten-year-old granddaughter, Angela. When he learns that Angela has an inoperable brain tumor and is given less than six months to live, Abramson wants to try a new enzyme, Mortality Factor 4 (MORF4), that he believes will kill Angela's tumor. However, the hospital bureaucracy won't let him do it because MORF4 has not yet been approved by the FDA. Knowing that Angela will die before he can get app

Apr 20, 2014
My real children by Walton, Jo.

My real children

Remembering two different pasts that reflect contrasting historical events and relationships with different people, an elderly Patricia Cowan wonders about her identity while gazing at a moon that might house benign or malicious technologies.

Apr 20, 2014
Strange Country by Coates, Deborah

Strange Country

Apr 20, 2014
Sergeant Chip and other novellas by Denton, Bradley

Sergeant Chip and other novellas

Apr 20, 2014
The Severed Streets by Cornell, Paul

The Severed Streets

Apr 20, 2014
The Stone Boatmen by Tolmie, Sarah

The Stone Boatmen

Apr 20, 2014
The Science of Discworld by Pratchett, Terry.

The Science of Discworld

Apr 20, 2014
The revolutions by Gilman, Felix.

The revolutions

"In 1893, young journalist Arthur Shaw is at work ... when the Great Storm hits London, wreaking unprecedented damage. In its aftermath, Arthur's newspaper closes, owing him money, and all his debts come due at once ... At one of [his fiance´e Josephine's occult society] meetings, Arthur is given a job lead for what seems to be accounting work, but at a salary many times what any clerk could expect. The work is long and peculiar, as the workers spend all day performing unnerving calculations tha

Apr 20, 2014
The Raven's Shadow by Cooper, Elspeth.

The Raven's Shadow

"The Raven's Shadow, the third book of Elspeth Cooper's The Wild Hunt series finds war brewing on both sides of the Veil between the worlds. The desert of Gimrael is aflame with violence, and in the far north an ancient hatred is about to spill over into the renewal of a war that, a thousand years ago, forged an empire. This time, it may shatter one. Wrestling with his failing grip on the power of the Song, and still trying to come to terms with the horrifying events he witnessed in El Maqqam, G

Apr 20, 2014
Thief's Magic by Canavan, Trudi

Thief's Magic

Apr 20, 2014
Operation shield - a Cassandra Kresnov novel by Shepherd, Joel, 1974-

Operation shield - a Cassandra Kresnov novel

"The adventures of Cassandra "Sandy" Kresnov, the ultimate synthetic soldier who was made by the League, but defected to her former enemy, the Federation. Explosive action sequences and a focus on character make the Cassandra Kresnov novels unique in SF"--

Apr 20, 2014
The realms thereunder by Lawhead, Ross.

The realms thereunder

Ancient legend tells of an army of knights that will remain sleeping until the last days. The knights are waking up. And the mythical world of a dark spiritual evil is manifesting itself in forgotten corners of the British Isles. Alex Simpson, a Scottish police officer who specializes in hunting mythical creatures and others must confront hte past, the present, and points beyond to defeat the ultimate threat to humanity.

Apr 20, 2014
Robogenesis by Wilson, Daniel H.

Robogenesis

Apr 20, 2014
Peacemaker by Cherryh, C. J.

Peacemaker

"At last--Cajeiri has his young guests from the starship, three young folk entranced by weather and trees and creatures with minds of their own. It's all he dreamed of...But now safety is foremost: Cajeiri's grandfather has been assassinated, hostile Assassins Guild invaded Great-uncle's house, and now Bren Cameron, paidhi-aiji, who was sent to keep the aiji's son safe, has more than the young guests on his mind. The aiji-dowager knows who's to blame for the attacks, and they're going after him.

Apr 20, 2014
Nebula Awards Showcase 2014 by Johnson, Kij (EDT)

Nebula Awards Showcase 2014

"The latest volume of the prestigious anthology series, published annually across six decades! The Nebula Awards Showcase volumes have been published annually since 1966, reprinting the winning and nominated stories in the Nebula Awards, voted on by themembers of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America. The editor selected by SFWA's anthology committee (chaired by Mike Resnick) is American fantasy writer Kij Johnson, author of three novels and associate director of the Center for the S

Apr 20, 2014
Olympos by Simmons, Dan, 1948-

Olympos

Apr 20, 2014
Serpents in the garden by Mariotte, Jeff, author.

Serpents in the garden

When he discovers that Klingons may have violated the Treaty of Organia, Captain James T. Kirk embarks on a secret mission to the planet Neural, where he comes to the aid of the Hill People in order to stop an interstellar war.

Apr 20, 2014
Rescue Mode by Bova, Ben/ Johnson, Les

Rescue Mode

Apr 20, 2014
Property of a lady faire - a secret histories novel by Green, Simon R., 1955-

Property of a lady faire - a secret histories novel

"The Secret Histories novels deliver "a terrific, adventurous blend of genres...[and] high-octane heroism," (SFRevu) wrapped up in a thrilling and dangerous supernatural world that only New York Times bestselling author Simon R. Green could dream up....Call me Drood, Eddie Drood. Some know me as Shaman Bond and most simply don't want to know me at all. For centuries, my family has been keeping the things that lurk on the darker side of existence as far away as possible from humans like you, with

Apr 20, 2014
Under a velvet cloak by Anthony, Piers

Under a velvet cloak

Apr 20, 2014
Valour and vanity by Kowal, Mary Robinette, 1969-

Valour and vanity

"Mary Robinette Kowal's Valour and Vanity is a Regency version of a heist movie with a healthy dose of magic sprinkled in. After Melody's wedding, the Ellsworths and Vincents accompany the young couple on the their tour of the continent. Jane and Vincentplan to separate from the party and travel to Murano to study with glassblowers there, but their ship is set upon by Barbary corsairs while en route. It is their good fortune that they are not enslaved, but they lose everything to the pirates and

Apr 20, 2014
Out of the shadows by Lebbon, Tim, author.

Out of the shadows

Apr 20, 2014
The scroll of years - a Gaunt and Bone novel by Willrich, Chris, 1967-

The scroll of years - a Gaunt and Bone novel

"It's Brent Weeks meets China Mieville in this wildly imaginative fantasy debut featuring high action, elegant writing, and sword and sorcery with a Chinese flare. Persimmon Gaunt and Imago Bone are a romantic couple and partners in crime. Persimmon is a poet from a well-to-do family, who found herself looking for adventure, while Imago is a thief in his ninth decade who is double-cursed, and his body has not aged in nearly seventy years. Together, their services and wanderlust have taken them i

Apr 20, 2014
World of Warcraft - war crimes - a novel by Golden, Christie.

World of Warcraft - war crimes - a novel

Apr 20, 2014
Steles of the sky by Bear, Elizabeth.

Steles of the sky

"Re Temur, legitimate heir to his grandfather's Khaganate, has finally raised his banner and declared himself at war with his usurping uncle. With his companions--the Wizard Samarkar, the Cho-tse Hrahima, and the silent monk Brother Hsiung--he must make his way to Dragon Lake to gather in his army of followers. But Temur's enemies are not idle; the leader of the Nameless Assassins, who has shattered the peace of the Steppe, has struck at Temur's uncle already. To the south, in the Rasan empire,

Apr 20, 2014
Shipstar by Benford, Gregory, 1941-

Shipstar

"Science fiction masters Larry Niven (Ringworld) and Gregory Benford (Timescape) continue the thrilling adventure of a human expedition to another star system that is jeopardized by an encounter with an astonishingly immense artifact in interstellar space: a bowl-shaped structure cupping a star, with a habitable area equivalent to many millions of Earths. And which, tantalizingly, is on a direct path heading toward the same system the human ship is to colonize. Investigating the Bowl, or Shipsta

Apr 20, 2014
V-S day - a novel of alternate history by Steele, Allen M.

V-S day - a novel of alternate history

"With a gift for visionary fiction that 'would make Robert A. Heinlein proud' (Entertainment Weekly), three-time Hugo Award-winning author Allen Steele now imagines an alternate history rooted in an actual historical possibility: What if the race to space had occurred in the early days of World War II? It's 1941, and Wernher von Braun is ordered by his fuhrer to abandon the V-2 rocket and turn German resources in a daring new direction: construction of a manned orbital spacecraft capable of atta

Apr 20, 2014
No hero by Wood, Jonathan.

No hero

""What would Kurt Russell do? British police detective Arthur Wallace asks himself that quesiton a lot. While he's a good cop, he prefers his action on the big screen. But when he sees tentacles sprouting from the neck of a fresh corpse, the secretive government agency MI37 comes to recruit Arthur in its struggle against a threat from another dimension known as the Progeny. But Arthur is no hero! Can an everyman stand against sanity-ripping cosmic horrors?"--P. [4] of cover.

Apr 20, 2014
The Reaver - the sundering by Byers, Richard Lee.

The Reaver - the sundering

"In the 4th book of the multi-author Sundering series launched by New York Times best-selling author R.A. Salvatore, Richard Lee Byers introduces Anton Marivaldi--a renowned reaver with an insatiable thirst for bounty and a moral compass that always leads him toward the evil he's never tried. Endless, pounding rain afflict the Sea of Fallen Stars and the coastal regions surrounding it. Harvests are failing, travel and trade are disrupted, and civilized forces are giving way to the deluges caused

Apr 20, 2014
The sentinel by Denning, Troy.

The sentinel

"In the fifth book of the multi-author Sundering series, New York Times best-selling author Troy Denning sends an embittered paladin, Kleef Kenric, on a quest to stop evil forces from taking advantage of the chaos rolling across the land of Faeru^n and claiming dominion over the entirety of the Realms. Stubbornly clinging to his family's worship of a long-forgotten god, Kleef Kenric soon discovers that his god has blessed him with divine gifts, making him one of a new group of Chosen cropping up

Apr 20, 2014
Truth and fear by Higgins, Peter, 1961- author.

Truth and fear

The city of Mirgorod is losing the war against the Archipelago when Investigator Lom returns, but his attention is focused on being chased by the police and the appearance of the otherworldly Pollandore.

Apr 20, 2014
Talon of the silver hawk by Feist, Raymond E.

Talon of the silver hawk

Apr 20, 2014
Robot uprisings by

Robot uprisings

"As real robots creep into our lives, so does a sense of fear--we have all wondered what horrifying scenarious might unfold if our technology were to go awry. This anthology brings to life the half-formed questions and fears we all have about the machines we live with. With contributions by Alan Dean Foster, Charles Yu, Hugh Howey, Daniel H. Wilson, Corey Doctorow, Ian McDonald, Ernie Cline, Jeff Abbott, Robin Wasserman, and Anna North, Robot Uprisings contains meticulously described, exhilarati

Apr 20, 2014
Mentats of Dune by Herbert, Brian.

Mentats of Dune

"The sequel to Sisterhood of Dune...The thinking machines have been defeated but the struggle for humanity's future continues. Gilbertus Albans has founded the Mentat School, a place where humans can learn the efficient techniques of thinking machines. But Gilbertus walks an uneasy line between his own convictions and compromises in order to survive the Butlerian fanatics, led by the madman Manford Torondo and his Swordmaster Anari Idaho. Mother Superior Raquella attempts to rebuild her Sisterho

Apr 20, 2014
Labyrinth of stars by Liu, Marjorie M., author.

Labyrinth of stars

After the Aetar nearly kill Maxine's unborn child, and a betrayal within her own ranks leaves Maxine's husband, Grant, poisoned and dying, Maxine is forced to attack a race of beings that possesses almost unlimited power. Doing so will require she make a deal with the devil,the devil that lives inside her, risking both her sanity and her soul as she slowly transforms into something more than human. But even that might not be enough to save Grant, because the very thing that Maxine is becoming i

Apr 20, 2014
A hero's throne by Lawhead, Ross.

A hero's throne

"Deep beneath the streets of England lies another realm...one few in our modern world know exists. Daniel and Freya, however, know it all too well. Eight years ago, these friends first journeyed through portals into the hidden land of Niðergeard--discovering a city filled with stones, secrets, and sleeping knights that serve to protect the world they call home. Having served for centuries as the first and last outpost at the borders to other worlds, Niðergeard must be reclaimed and the mystery o

Apr 20, 2014
Half way home - a novel by Howey, Hugh.

Half way home - a novel

"Five hundred of us were sent to colonize this planet. Only fifty of us survived. We woke up fifteen years too early. We had only half our training. And they expected us not only to survive-- They expected us to conquer this place. The problem is: It isn't safe here. We aren't even safe from each other."--P. [4] of cover.

Apr 20, 2014
The dig by Siemsen, Michael.

The dig

A mysterious woven metal artifact is found at a paleontological dig in Africa. Mystified experts, confounded by the impossible timeline they get from traditional dating methods, call upon a stubborn nineteen-year-old with a unique talent. Matthew Turner's gift is also his curse: Whenever he touches an object, his awareness is flooded with the thoughts and feelings of those who touched it before him. It is a talent that many covet, some fear, and almost no one understands. Despite being exploited

Apr 20, 2014
The days of the deer by Bodoc, Liliana, 1958-

The days of the deer

Apr 20, 2014
The Crimson Campaign by McClellan, Brian, 1986-

The Crimson Campaign

Apr 20, 2014
California Bones by Van Eekhout, Greg

California Bones

Apr 20, 2014
The midnight witch by Brackston, Paula.

The midnight witch

"When the sixth Duke of Radnor dies, his hapless son, Freddie, takes on his title, but it is his daughter, Lilith, who inherits his role as Head Witch of the Lazarus Coven. Raised as a witch, instructed in the art of necromancy, Lilith faces a daunting future, for the coven is threatened by a powerful group of sorcerers, the Sentinels. Nicholas Stricklend, a powerful force in the British government, is the Sentinel charged with wresting the Elixir from Lilith, and he cares not who he must crush

Apr 20, 2014
Dead Man's Hand by Adams, John Joseph

Dead Man's Hand

Apr 20, 2014
The Chronicle of Secret Riven - Keeper of Tales Trilogy - book two - an acccount of what preceded The Plague of Silences by Domingue, Ronlyn.

The Chronicle of Secret Riven - Keeper of Tales Trilogy - book two - an acccount of what preceded The Plague of Silences

"An uncanny child born to brilliant parents, befriended by a prince, mentored by a wise woman, pursued by a powerful man, Secret Riven has no idea what destiny will demand of her or the courage she must have to confront it in the breathtakingly epic, genre-spanning sequel to The Mapmaker's War"--

Apr 20, 2014
Jupiter War by Asher, Neal

Jupiter War

Apr 20, 2014
Hot Lead, Cold Iron by Marmell, Ari

Hot Lead, Cold Iron

Apr 20, 2014
Highfell Grimoires by Hyde, Langley

Highfell Grimoires

Apr 20, 2014
Games creatures play by

Games creatures play

Provided by publisher.

Apr 20, 2014
The fearful gates by Lawhead, Ross.

The fearful gates

"Plans that have been shaped for over a thousand years will finally be executed when dragons awake and the gates between worlds are thrown open. Daniel and Freya, along with Alex, Vivienne, and the knight Ecgbryt, join together with the inhabitants of Nidergeard to confront the forces allied against them in this final volume of The Ancient Earth Trilogy. Nidergeard lies exposed and the army that the dark wizard Gad has been gathering over the past years; made from giants, dragons, trolls, and yf

Apr 20, 2014
The Devils playground by Sens, Cynthia.

The Devils playground

Apr 20, 2014
Dead Americans and other stories by Peek, Ben, author.

Dead Americans and other stories

"Welcome to the dark, weird world imagined by one of the finest writers of short fiction in English: A world where bands are named after the murderer of a dead president, where the work of Octavia E. Butler is turned into an apocalypse meta-narrative, and John Wayne visits a Wal-Mart. A world where a dreaming Mark Twain has visions of Sydney, where a crime begins in a mosque, and answers are given to a questionnaire you never read. Were a dying sun shines over a broken, bitter landscape, and men

Apr 20, 2014
The adjacent by Priest, Christopher, author.

The adjacent

In the near future, Tibor Tarent, a freelance photographer, is recalled from Anatolia to Britain when his wife, an aid worker, is killed--annihilated by a terrifying weapon that reduces its target to a triangular patch of scorched earth. A century earlier, Tommy Trent, a stage magician, is sent to the Western Front on a secret mission to render British reconnaissance aircraft invisible to the enemy. Present day: a theoretical physicist develops a new method of diverting matter, a discovery with

Apr 20, 2014
And eternity by Anthony, Piers.

And eternity

Follows Orlene in the afterlife, where she allies herself with Joie, Satan's consort, and the troubled mortal, Vita, to test mortality's limits.

Apr 20, 2014
Mad ship by Hobb, Robin.

Mad ship

As the ancient tradition of Bingtown's Old Traders slowly erodes under the cold new order of a corrupt ruler, the Vestrits anxiously await the return of their liveship---a rare magic ship carved from sentient wizardwood, which bonds the ships mystically with those who sail them. And Althea Vestrit waits even more avidly, living only to reclaim the ship as her lost inheritance and captain her on the high seas. But the Vivacia has been seized by the ruthless pirate captain Kennit, who holds Althea

Apr 20, 2014
Koko Takes a Holiday by Shea, Kieran

Koko Takes a Holiday

Apr 20, 2014
The leopard by Johansen, K. V. (Krista V.), 1968-

The leopard

"Assassins, hunters, spies and once ordinary folk find themselves caught up in the machinations of small gods and powerful demons in a land where every hill, stream and valley has a spark of the divine"--

Apr 20, 2014
Dark Eden by Beckett, Chris, 1955- author.

Dark Eden

A marooned outpost of humanity struggles to survive on a startlingly alien world.

Apr 20, 2014
Cauldron of ghosts by Weber, David, 1952-

Cauldron of ghosts

The Republic of Haven and the Star Empire of Manticore forge an alliance that hinges on an undercover mission by Zilwicki and Cachat to expose an ancient Mesan Alignment conspiracy.

Apr 20, 2014
The Forever Watch by Ramirez, David

The Forever Watch

Apr 20, 2014
Memory of Water by Itaranta, Emmi

Memory of Water

Apr 20, 2014
1636 - Commander Cantrell in the West Indies by Flint, Eric.

1636 - Commander Cantrell in the West Indies

"Eddie Cantrell is married to the king of Denmark's daughter and is sent by Admiral Simpson to the Carribbean to secure access to the most valuable commodity on that continent--the oil which the up-time machines and industry need. Making his way to the New World, Eddie must face often hostile natives, rambunctious Dutch ship captains, allied colonies on the brink of starvation and the hostile Spanish presence"--

Apr 20, 2014
Blood Red by Lackey, Mercedes

Blood Red

Apr 20, 2014
The man with the compound eyes - a novel by Wu, Ming-Yi, 1971-

The man with the compound eyes - a novel

"The English-language debut of an exciting new award-winning voice from Taiwan--a stunning novel that is at once fantasy, reality, and dystopian environmental saga, in which the lives of two people from very different worlds intertwine under the shadow of a man-made catastrophe. On the mythical island of Wayo-Wayo, young Atile'i has just seen his 180th full moon and, following the tradition of his people, is sent out alone into the vast Pacific as a sacrifice to the Sea God. Just when it seems

Apr 20, 2014
Crown of renewal by Moon, Elizabeth.

Crown of renewal

"Acclaimed author Elizabeth Moon spins gripping, richly imagined epic fantasy novels that have earned comparisons to the work of such authors as Robin Hobb and Lois McMaster Bujold. In this volume, Moon's brilliant masterwork reaches its triumphant conclusion. The mysterious reappearance of magery throughout the land has been met with suspicion, fear, and violence. In the kingdom of Lyonya, Kieri, the half-elven, half-human king, struggles to balance the competing demands of his heritage while

Apr 20, 2014
Assassin's apprentice by Hobb, Robin.

Assassin's apprentice

Fitz, Prince Chivalry's illegitimate son raised by Burrich the stableman, is ignored by all the royalty except for King Shrewd, who has him tutored as an assassin because he has the magic Skill.

Apr 20, 2014
Dragon Princess by Swann, S. Andrew

Dragon Princess

Apr 20, 2014
The Dark Between the Stars by Anderson, Kevin J.

The Dark Between the Stars

Apr 20, 2014
Cyador's heirs by Modesitt, L. E., Jr., 1943-

Cyador's heirs

Destined to command his brother's defense army, Lerial, the second son of Duke Kiedron, discovers during his training that he has a rare power to harness both Order and Chaos.

Apr 20, 2014
Earth Awakens by Card, Orson Scott/ Johnston, Aaron

Earth Awakens

Apr 20, 2014
The herald by Greenwood, Ed.

The herald

"In the 6th and final book of the multi-author Sundering series launched by New York Times best-selling author R.A. Salvatore, Ed Greenwood, the creator of the Forgotten Realms®, further chronicles the exploits of Elminster as he fights for the future of Faerûn. Chaos grips Faerûn as vainglory, prophecy, and ancient forces comingle in the shadows cast by war. Agents of the Shadovar lurk in the corners of Candlekeep in search of the arcane secrets that will power their war mach

Apr 20, 2014
The Enceladus Crisis by Martinez, Michael J.

The Enceladus Crisis

Apr 20, 2014
Fire Kin by Scott, M. J.

Fire Kin

Apr 20, 2014
Hollow world by Sullivan, Michael J., 1961-, atuhor.

Hollow world

"Ellis Rogers is an ordinary man who is about to embark upon an extraordinary journey. All his life he has played it safe and done the right thing, but when diagnosed with a terminal illness, he's willing to take an insane gamble. He's built a time machine in his garage, and if it works, he'll face a world that challenges his understanding of what it means to be human, what it takes to love, and the cost of paradise. He could find more than the cure for his illness; he might find what everyone

Apr 20, 2014
The fell sword by Cameron, Miles, author.

The fell sword

Loyalty costs money. Betrayal, on the other hand, is free. When the Emperor is taken hostage, the Red Knight and his men find their services in high demand--and themselves surrounded by enemies. The country is in revolt, the capital city is besieged and any victory will be hard won. But the Red Knight has a plan. The question is, can he negotiate the political, magical, real and romantic battlefields at the same time--especially when he intends to be victorious on them all?

Apr 20, 2014
Dreams and shadows by Cargill, C. Robert, 1975-

Dreams and shadows

"There is another world than our own-- one no closer than a kiss and one no further than our nightmares-- where all the stuff of which dreams are made is real and magic is just a step away. But once you see that world, you will never be the same. Dreams and Shadows takes us beyond this veil. Once bold explorers and youthful denizens of this magical realm, Ewan is now an Austin musician who just met his dream girl, and Colby, meanwhile, cannot escape the consequences of an innocent wish. But whil

Apr 20, 2014
The first fifteen lives of Harry August by North, Claire, author.

The first fifteen lives of Harry August

Harry August is on his deathbed. Again. No matter what he does or the decisions he makes, when death comes, Harry always returns to where he began, a child with all the knowledge of a life he has already lived a dozen times before. Nothing ever changes. Until now. As Harry nears the end of his eleventh life, a little girl appears at his bedside. "I nearly missed you, Doctor August," she says. "I need to send a message." This is the story of what Harry does next, and what he did before, and how h

Apr 20, 2014
The burning dark by Christopher, Adam, 1978-

The burning dark

"All is not well aboard the U-Star Coast City. The station's reclusive Commandant is nowhere to be seen, leaving Captain Abraham Idaho Cleveland to deal with a hostile crew on his own. Persistent malfunctions plague the station's systems while interference from a toxic purple star makes even ordinary communications problematic. Alien shadows and whispers seem to haunt the lonely corridors and airlocks, fraying the nerves of everyone aboard. Isolated and friendless, Cleveland reaches out to the u

Apr 20, 2014
Get Katja by Logan, Simon, 1977-, author.

Get Katja

"Katja from Simon Logan's award-winning Katja From the Punk Band is back. Free and on the mainland, she emerges from hiding, only to find herself hunted by transvestite debt collectors, a mad surgeon and his voyeuristic fetish nurse and a corrupt detective, all of whom will stop at nothing to claim her for their own. And behind this scramble lies a twisted mind, desperate for revenge. Replete with dark humour, chaotic storytelling, and a fast-paced industrial thriller setting, Get Katja is the l

Apr 20, 2014
Irenicon by Harte, Aidan, 1979-

Irenicon

The river Irenicon is a feat of ancient Concordian engineering. Blasted through the middle of Rasenna in 1347, using Wave technology, it divided the only city strong enough to defeat the Concordian Empire. But no one could have predicted the river would become sentient'and hostile. Sofia Scaligeri, the soon-to-be Contessa of Rasenna, has inherited a city tearing itself apart from the inside. And try as she might, she can see no way of stopping the culture of vendetta that has the city in its gra

Apr 20, 2014
Artemis awakening by Lindskold, Jane M.

Artemis awakening

Living on a war-decimated world where humanity has lost the advanced technology of earlier times, young archaeologist Griffin Dane follows leads to a centuries-old pleasure planet where he encounters a huntress and her psychically linked animal companion.

Apr 20, 2014
Marked - a Mindspace Investigations novel by Hughes, Alex (Alexandra Capell), author.

Marked - a Mindspace Investigations novel

Freelancing for the Atlanta PD isn't exactly a secure caree; my job's been on the line almost as much as my life. But it's a paycheck, and it keeps me from falling back into the drug habit. Plus, things are looking up with my sometimes-partner, Cherabino, even if she is still simmering over the telepathic Link I created by accident. When my ex, Kara, shows up begging for my help, I find myself heading to the last place I ever expected to set foot in agai--Guild headquarter--to investigate the de

Apr 20, 2014
The Goblin Emperor by Addison, Katherine.

The Goblin Emperor

"The youngest, half-goblin son of the Emperor has lived his entire life in exile, distant from the Imperial Court and the deadly intrigue that suffuses it. But when his father and three sons in line for the throne are killed in an 'accident,' he has no choice but to take his place as the only surviving rightful heir. Entirely unschooled in the art of court politics, he has no friends, no advisors, and the sure knowledge that whoever assassinated his father and brothers could make an attempt on h

Apr 20, 2014
The dispossessed - a novel by Le Guin, Ursula K., 1929-

The dispossessed - a novel

Shevek, a brilliant physicist from the anarchist moon Anarres, risks his life by traveling to the mother planet of Urras in the hope of offering wisdom to its inhabitants and to reunite the two long-alienated worlds.

Apr 20, 2014
Deadly shores / Destroyermen by Anderson, Taylor, 1963-

Deadly shores  / Destroyermen

Apr 20, 2014
The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year by Strahan, Jonathan

The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year

Apr 20, 2014
Alien Collective by Koch, Gini

Alien Collective

Apr 20, 2014
Acorna's quest by McCaffrey, Anne.

Acorna's quest

Just as the orphaned Acorna sets off on a spaceship to find her own kind, a mysterious craft appears on her adopted planet, Kezdet, piloted by a gentle, telepathic race fleeing evil invaders and searching for one of their own kind

Apr 20, 2014