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The ancient by Salvatore, R. A., 1959-

The ancient

Bransen Garibond is tricked into a desperate war against the brutal Samhaist, Ancient Badden.

Apr 30, 2016
The devil you know by Parker, K. J.

The devil you know

"The greatest philosopher of all time is offering to sell his soul to the Devil. All he wants is twenty more years to complete his life's work. After that, he really doesn't care. But the assistant demon assigned to the case has his suspicions, because the philosopher is Saloninus--the greatest philosopher, yes, but also the gretest liar, trickster, and cheat the work has yet known ..."--Page 4 of cover.

May 1, 2016
The blood red city by Richards, Justin, author.

The blood red city

"The alien Vril are waking, and the Never War is heating up. Colonel Brinkman and his team at Station Z desperately need answers - they have to discover exactly what they are facing and how the attack will come. But the information doesn't come easily. With a major Vril offensive imminent, the Nazis step up their own project to exploit Vril weapons and technology. Leo Davenport finds himself fighting with the Greek resistance as he struggles to solve an ancient mystery. Major Guy Pentecross must

May 1, 2016
Hell's gate by Weber, David, 1952- author.

Hell's gate

The vast Union of Arcana has discovered a new portal that leads to another human society, Sharona.

May 1, 2016
All Good Children by Ingram, Dayna

All Good Children

May 1, 2016
Battlestorm by Krinard, Susan. author

Battlestorm

"An all-new urban fantasy from New York Times bestselling author Susan Krinard, author of Mist and Black Ice. Centuries ago, the Norse gods and goddesses fought their Last Battle with the trickster god Loki and his frost giants. All were believed lost, except for a few survivors ... including the Valkyrie Mist, forgotten daughter of the goddess Freya. But the battle isn't over, and Mist--living a mortal life in San Francisco--is at the center of a new war, with the fate of the Earth hanging in t

May 1, 2016
The Violent Century by Tidhar, Lavie. author

The Violent Century

"They never meant to be heroes. For seventy years they guarded the British Empire. Oblivion and Fogg, inseparable friends, bound together by a shared fate. Until one night in Berlin, in the aftermath of the Second World War, and a secret that tore them apart. But there must always be an account ... and the past has a habit of catching up to the present. Now, recalled to the Retirement Bureau from which no one can retire, Fogg and Oblivion must face up to a past of terrible war and unacknowledged

May 1, 2016
Quantum break - zero state by Rogers, Cameron, author.

Quantum break - zero state

When Jack Joyce returns home after six years, he discovers that his brother Will has created a time machine with the potential to either save humanity or destroy time as they know it.

May 2, 2016
Lockstep by Schroeder, Karl, 1962-

Lockstep

"When seventeen-year-old Toby McGonigal finds himself lost in space, separated from his family, he expects his next drift into cold sleep to be his last. After all, the planet he's orbiting is frozen and sunless, and the cities are dead. But when Toby wakes again, he's surprised to discover a thriving planet, a strange and prosperous galaxy, and something stranger still--that he's been asleep for 14,000 years. Welcome to the Lockstep Empire, where civilization is kept alive by careful hibernatio

May 2, 2016
War factory by Asher, Neal L., 1961- author.

War factory

"A berserk AI runs rampant across galaxies in this explosive, fast-paced follow-up to Dark Intelligence, a new Polity novel from UK space opera master Neal Asher. Thorvald Spear, resurrected from his death over a hundred years earlier, continues to hunt Penny Royal, the rogue AI and dangerous war criminal on the run from Polity forces. Beyond the Graveyard, a lawless and deadly area in deep space, Spear follows the trail of several enemy Prador, the crab-like alien species with a violent history

May 2, 2016
In shining armor by James, Elliott, author.

In shining armor

"This fairy godmother's got claws. When someone kidnaps the last surviving descendant of the Grandmaster of the Knights Templar, it's bad news. When the baby is the key to the tenuous alliance between a large werewolf pack and the knights, it's even worse news. They're at each other's throats before they've even begun to look for baby Constance. But whoever kidnapped Constance didn't count on one thing: she's also the goddaughter of John Charming. Modern-day descendant of a long line of famous

May 2, 2016
The Immortal Crown by Merrill, Kieth, 1940- author.

The Immortal Crown

The legendary sixteen stones once touched by the hand of the god Oum'ilah will grant immortality and supreme power to whoever can gather them and place them in the rightful crown.

May 2, 2016
Chains of Command by Kloos, Marko

Chains of Command

May 2, 2016
Camp Alien by Koch, Gini

Camp Alien

May 3, 2016
The Summer Dragon - First Book of the Evertide by Lockwood, Todd

The Summer Dragon - First Book of the Evertide

May 3, 2016
In the labyrinth of Drakes - a memoir by Lady Trent by Brennan, Marie. author

In the labyrinth of Drakes - a memoir by Lady Trent

May 4, 2016
Maestro by Salvatore, R. A., 1959- author.

Maestro

Something terrible, unspeakable, immense, has come to Menzoberranzan and is leaving death and destruction in its wake. The primordial of Gauntlgrym stirs, sending Cattie-brie and Gromph to Luskan, and the ruins of the only power that can keep the beast in check. The damage of the Darkening, of war, and of a demon-ravaged Underdark has sent cracks out across the North. Some of this damage may never be repaired. And Drizzt is going home. But not to Mithral Hall. Not to Icewind Dale. He's going to

May 4, 2016
The queen's poisoner by Wheeler, Jeff, 1971- author.

The queen's poisoner

"King Severn Argentine's fearsome reputation precedes him: usurper of the throne, killer of rightful heirs, ruthless punisher of traitors. Attempting to depose him, the Duke of Kiskaddon gambles... and loses. Now the duke must atone by handing over his young son, Owen, as the king's hostage. And should his loyalty falter again, the boy will pay with his life" --

May 5, 2016
The story of Kullervo by Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973, author.

The story of Kullervo

"The first publication of a previously unknown work of fantasy by J.R.R. Tolkien. Kullervo, son of Kalervo, is perhaps the darkest and most tragic of all J.R.R. Tolkien's characters. "Hapless Kullervo," as Tolkien called him, is a luckless orphan boy with supernatural powers and a tragic destiny. Brought up in the homestead of the dark magician Untamo, who killed his father, kidnapped his mother, and tried three times to kill him when he was still a boy, Kullervo is alone save for the love of hi

May 5, 2016
Square wave by Silva, Mark de, author.

Square wave

"Carl Stagg, a writer researching imperial power struggles in 17th century Sri Lanka, ekes out a living as a watchman in a factionalized America where confidence in democracy has eroded. Along his nightly patrol, Stagg finds a beaten prostitute, one in a series of monstrous attacks. Suspicious of his supervisor's intentions, Stagg partners with a fellow part-time watchman, Ravan, to seek the truth. Ravan hails from a family developing storm-dispersal technologies, whose research is jointly funde

May 5, 2016
Jericho - a novel by Gordon, Alex (Suspense fiction writer), author.

Jericho - a novel

"In this follow-up to the masterful debut Gideon, a young witch must risk death and damnation to defeat a powerful ancient evil. In unearthing her father's secret past, Lauren Reardon discovered a shocking truth about herself. She is a Child of Endor, a sect of witches who believe they are the guardians of the "thin places" areas across the globe where evil can seep through the divide between the worlds separating the living and the restless dead. At any time, she can be called upon to close one

May 5, 2016
Every heart a doorway by McGuire, Seanan.

Every heart a doorway

Children have always disappeared from Eleanor West's Home for Wayward Children under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows under a bed or at the back of a wardrobe, tumbling down rabbit holes and into old wells, and emerging somewhere ... else. But magical lands have little need for used-up miracle children. Nancy tumbled once, but now she's back. The things she's experienced ... they change a person. The children under Miss West's care understand all too well. And each of them is s

May 5, 2016
The edge of worlds by Wells, Martha, author.

The edge of worlds

"An expedition of groundlings from the Empire of Kish have traveled through the Three Worlds to the Indigo Cloud court of the Raksura, shape-shifting creatures of flight that live in large family groups. The groundlings have found a sealed ancient city at the edge of the shallow seas, near the deeps of the impassable Ocean. They believe it to be the last home of their ancestors and ask for help getting inside. But the Raksura fear it was built by their own distant ancestors, the Forerunners, and

May 5, 2016
Dominion by Connolly, John, 1968- author.

Dominion

"The third thrilling Chronicles of the Invaders adventure from New York Times bestselling author John Connolly and Jennifer Ridyard mixes classic sci-fi with rich, character-driven plot, as Paul and Syl fight to save Earth from an enemy who is closer than ever. Syl Hellais and Paul Kerr have traveled through Derith, the mysterious wormhole from which no traveler has ever returned. Yet Derith's secrets are darker than they imagined, and trapped in a dimension beyond their own, they finally emerge

May 5, 2016
Burned by Jacka, Benedict, author.

Burned

"Diviner Alex Verus finally made one too many enemies on the Council of mages, and now one of them is angry enough to have him executed. Fighting for his life is nothing new for Alex, but this kill order also calls for the deaths of his dependents--and there's no way he'll let Luna, Anne, and Variam take the heat."--

May 5, 2016
Asteroid made of dragons by Adams, G. Derek, author.

Asteroid made of dragons

When a lone goblin researcher stumbles across an artifact containing a terrifying message--that the world is in grave and immediate peril--she scrambles to find help. A very unusual asteroid (one constructed as a cage for dragons) is headed straight for the planet, and Xenon is the only person in the world who knows. As she clambers across hill and dale with her quill, journal, and dwindling coin purse to untangle the mystery, she'll need plenty of luck to find the right clues and the right sort

May 5, 2016
King's folly by Williamson, Jill, author.

King's folly

The king of Armania believes the volcanic eruptions, sinkholes, and ground shakers are due to the gods being angry because his citizens commit wrongful deeds and worship the evil horned god Barthos. His son Prince Wilek, the ever dutiful First Arm of Armania, thinks his father's superstitions are nonsense. Prince Wilek is sent by the king to investigate when a messenger arrives and claims that the town of Farway has been swallowed by the earth. The prince discovers things are more cataclysmic th

May 5, 2016
The Weaver's Lament by Haydon, Elizabeth

The Weaver's Lament

May 5, 2016
The perdition score - a Sandman Slim novel by Kadrey, Richard, author.

The perdition score - a Sandman Slim novel

"Sandman Slim returns in a stunning, high-octane thriller filled with the intense kick-ass action and inventive fantasy that are the hallmarks of New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey. The request from Thomas Abbot, the Augur of the Sub Rosa council, couldn't come at a better time for James Stark, aka Sandman Slim. For a man who's most recently met Death and death's killer a few months of normal life is more than he can handle. He needs a little action, and now Abbott wants Stark and

May 5, 2016
The nightmare stacks by Stross, Charles, author.

The nightmare stacks

"The Laundry Files' "fast-paced blend of espionage thrills, mundane office comedy and Lovecraftian horror" (SFX) continues as Hugo Award-winning author Charles Stross assigns a day trader to a permanent position on the night shift... After stumbling upon the algorithm that turned him and his fellow merchant bankers into vampires, Alex Schwartz was drafted by The Laundry, Britain's secret counter-occult agency that's humanity's first line of defense against the forces of darkness. Dependent on h

May 5, 2016
2113 - stories inspired by the music of Rush by

2113 - stories inspired by the music of Rush

May 5, 2016
The map of bones by Haig, Francesca, author.

The map of bones

"Book Two in the critically acclaimed The Fire Sermon trilogy--The Hunger Games meets Cormac McCarthy's The Road in this richly imagined post-apocalyptic series by award-winning poet Francesca Haig. Four hundred years in the future, the Earth has turned primitive following a nuclear fire that has laid waste to civilization and nature. Though the radiation fallout has ended, for some unknowable reason every person is born with a twin. Of each pair, one is an Alpha--physically perfect in every way

May 5, 2016
Waypoint Kangaroo by Chen, Curtis C.

Waypoint Kangaroo

"Kangaroo isn't your typical spy. Sure, he has extensive agency training, access to bleeding-edge technology, and a ready supply of clever (to him) quips and retorts. But what sets him apart is "the pocket." It's a portal that opens into an empty, seemingly infinite, parallel universe, and Kangaroo is the only person in the world who can use it. But he's pretty sure the agency only keeps him around to exploit his superpower. After he bungles yet another mission, Kangaroo gets sent away on a mand

May 5, 2016
Trekonomics - The Economics of Star Trek by Saadia, Manu

Trekonomics - The Economics of Star Trek

May 5, 2016
Too Like the Lightning by Palmer, Ada

Too Like the Lightning

May 5, 2016
Sunborn rising- beneath the fall by Safronoff, Aaron

Sunborn rising- beneath the fall

May 5, 2016
Sharp ends - stories from the world of the first law by Abercrombie, Joe, author.

Sharp ends - stories from the world of the first law

May 5, 2016
Sex, Death, and the End of the World by Perper, Timothy/ Cornog, Martha

Sex, Death, and the End of the World

May 5, 2016
Courage and honour by McNeill, Graham, 1971- author.

Courage and honour

May 5, 2016
The chimes by Smaill, Anna, 1979- author.

The chimes

"After the end of a brutal civil war, London is divided, with slums standing next to a walled city of elites. Monk-like masters are selected for special schooling and shut away for decades, learning to write beautiful compositions for the chimes, played citywide morning and night, to mute memory and keep the citizens trapped in ignorance. A young orphan named Simon arrives in London with nothing but the vague sense of a half-forgotten promise, to locate someone. What he finds is a new family--a

May 5, 2016
Chains of command by Kloos, Marko, author.

Chains of command

May 5, 2016
The Alchemists' Council by Masson, Cynthea, 1965- author.

The Alchemists' Council

May 5, 2016
The long cosmos by Pratchett, Terry, author.

The long cosmos

Contacted by an alien civilization that invites them to join the interstellar community, The Next struggle to get help from the industrious human race to build an artificial intelligence called The Machine.

May 5, 2016
Disappearing nightly by Resnick, Laura

Disappearing nightly

May 5, 2016
The Dark Side by O'Neill, Anthony

The Dark Side

May 5, 2016
The Immortal Crown by Merrill, Kieth, 1940- author.

The Immortal Crown

The legendary thirteen stones once touched by the hand of the god Oum'ilah will grant immortality and supreme power to whoever can gather them and place them in the rightful crown.

May 5, 2016
The Medusa Chronicles by Baxter, Stephen/ Reynolds, Alastair

The Medusa Chronicles

May 5, 2016
Dreams of Distant Shores by McKillip, Patricia A.

Dreams of Distant Shores

May 5, 2016
Will Do Magic for Small Change by Hairston, Andrea

Will Do Magic for Small Change

May 5, 2016
The raft by Strydom, Fred, author.

The raft

"An electrifying apocalyptic science fiction thriller, and the debut novel from a brand-new South African talent. "The day every person on earth lost his and her memory was not a day at all. In people's minds there was no actual event. . . and thus it could be followed by no period of shock or mourning. There could be no catharsis. Everyone was simply reset to zero." On Day Zero, the collapse of civilization was as instantaneous as it was inevitable. A mysterious and oppressive movement rose to

May 5, 2016
The regional office is under attack! by Gonzales, Manuel, 1974-

The regional office is under attack!

When a prophecy suggests that an insider might bring about the downfall of a powerful underground organization known as the Regional Office, devoted recruit Sarah and young assassin Rose find their respective lives clashing in a dispute that threatens everything they know.

May 5, 2016
A shadow all of light by Chappell, Fred, 1936-

A shadow all of light

Fred Chappell's A Shadow all of Light is a stylish, episodic fantasy novel, in the mode of classic Jack Vance, follows the exploits of Falco, a young man from the country, who arrives in the port city of Tardocco with the ambition of becoming an apprentice to a master shadow thief. Maestro Astolfo, whose mysterious powers of observation would rival those of Sherlock Holmes, sees Falco's potential and puts him through a grueling series of physical lessons and intellectual tests.

May 5, 2016
The spider's war by Abraham, Daniel, author.

The spider's war

"Lord Regent Geder Palliako's great war has spilled across the world, nation after nation falling before the ancient priesthood and the weapon of dragons. But even as conquest follows conquest, the final victory retreats before him like a mirage. Schism and revolt begin to erode the foundations of the empire, and the great conquest threatens to collapse into a permanent war of all against all. In Carse, with armies on all borders, Cithrin bel Sarcour, Marcus Wester, and Clara Kalliam are faced w

May 5, 2016
Nebula Awards Showcase 2016 - the year's best science fiction and fantasy by

Nebula Awards Showcase 2016 - the year's best science fiction and fantasy

"The Nebula Awards Showcase volumes have been published annually since 1966, reprinting the winning and nominated stories of the Nebula Awards, voted on by the members of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA). The editor, selected by SFWA’s anthology Committee (chaired by Mike Resnick), is American science fiction and fantasy writer Mercedes Lackey. This year’s Nebula winners are Ursula Vernon, Alaya Dawn Johnson, Nancy Kress, and Jeff VanderMeer, with Alaya D

May 5, 2016
Silence - a novel of the SERRAted edge by Lackey, Mercedes, author.

Silence - a novel of the SERRAted edge

"Teenager Staci's father has just remarried and she now finds herself packed off to the run-down and dying Maine town of Silence and into the custody of her alcoholic mother. It gets worse. There is no cell phone service except at the very top of a bluff outside town, no internet except dialup, not one familiar franchise or business and her mom seems to have gotten worse since her last visit. But all is not as it seems in Silence. There are strange things moving beneath its shabby surface, terri

May 5, 2016
Invaders - 22 Tales from the Outer Limits of Literature by Kinsella, W. P./ Shepard, Jim/ Millhauser, Steven/ Apple, Max/ Baraka, Imamu Amiri

Invaders - 22 Tales from the Outer Limits of Literature

May 5, 2016
Where - [a novel] by Reed, Kit. author

Where - [a novel]

"In a coastal town on the Outer Carolina Banks, David Ribault and Merrill Poulnot are trying to revive their stale relationship and commit to marriage, and a slick developer claiming to be related to a historic town hero, Rawson Steele, has come to town and is buying up property. Steele makes a romantic advance on Merrill and an unusual 5 a.m appointment outside of town with David. But Steele is a no-show, and at the time of the appointment everyone in the town disappears, removed entirely from

May 5, 2016
League of dragons by Novik, Naomi, author.

League of dragons

"The final adventure in the New York Times bestselling Temeraire series. The deadly campaign in Russia has cost both Napoleon and those allied against him. Napoleon has been denied his victory...but at a terrible price. Lawrence and the dragon Temeraire pursue the fleeing French army back west, but are demoralized when Napoleon makes it back to Paris unscathed. Worse, they soon learn that the French have stolen Termeraire and Iskierka's egg. Now, it is do or die, as our heroes not only need to s

May 5, 2016
Shadow's blade by Coe, David B., author.

Shadow's blade

"Book #3 in The Case Files of Justis Fearsson, the critically acclaimed contemporary fantasy series from fantasy all-star David B. Coe. A hardboiled, magic-using private detective fights dark sorcerers in Phoenix, Arizona. Justis Fearsson is a weremyste and a private detective. He wields potent magic, but every month, on the full moon, he loses his mind. His battles with insanity have already cost him his job as a cop; he can't afford to let them interfere with his latest case. Phoenix has becom

May 5, 2016
Quantum break - zero state by Rogers, Cameron. author.

Quantum break - zero state

"Jack Joyce spent six years trying to escape - escape his life, escape time, escape the madness of his brother, Will. But when he finally returns home, it turns out his brother isn't quite so mad. Will has created a time machine, one with the potential to save humanity. War? Preventable. Natural disasters? Stoppable.Except for one tiny problem...his machine will also cause the end of time as we know it.Now Jack has just one chance to turn back time, to fix what was broken, to save the world --

May 5, 2016
Thirst by Warner, Benjamin.

Thirst

"On a searing summer Friday, Eddie Chapman has been stuck for hours in a traffic jam. There are accidents along the highway, but ambulances and police are conspicuously absent. When he decides to abandon his car and run home, he sees that the trees along the edge of a stream have been burnt, and the water in the streambed is gone. Something has gone very wrong. When he arrives home, the power is out and there is no running water. The pipes everywhere, it seems, have gone dry. Eddie and his wife,

May 5, 2016
War factory by Asher, Neal L., 1961- author.

War factory

"Thorvald Spear, resurrected from his death over a hundred years earlier, continues to hunt Penny Royal, the rogue AI and dangerous war criminal on the run from Polity forces. Beyond the Graveyard, a lawless and deadly area in deep space, Spear follows the trail of several enemy Prador, the crab-like alien species with a violent history of conflict with humanity. Sverl, a Prador genetically modified by Penny Royal and slowly becoming human, pursues Cvorn, a Prador harboring deep hatred for the P

May 5, 2016
The Mexican flyboy by Véa, Alfredo, 1952- author.

The Mexican flyboy

"Simon Vegas, "the Mexican Flyboy," toils for years to repair a time machine that fell into his hands in Vietnam. With the help of his friend, eccentric Hephaestus Segundo, Simon uses the device to fly through time. Wherever acts of human cruelty take place, in the past or in the present, the machine lets him lift the suffering away and deliver them to a utopian afterlife - or so he thinks. Is Simon truly a "magus," transporting martyrs to a shared community in paradise? Or is he just a man brok

May 5, 2016
The summer dragon - first book of the Evertide by Lockwood, Todd, author.

The summer dragon - first book of the Evertide

"Maia and her family raise dragons for the political war machine. As she comes of age, she hopes for a dragon of her own to add to the stable of breeding parents. But the war goes badly, and the needs of the Dragonry dash her hopes. Her peaceful life is shattered when the Summer Dragon -- one of the rare and mythical High Dragons -- makes an appearance in her quiet valley. The Summer Dragon is an omen of change, but no one knows for certain what kind of change he augurs. Political factions vie t

May 5, 2016
Judenstaat by Zelitch, Simone

Judenstaat

May 5, 2016
The house of Daniel by Turtledove, Harry.

The house of Daniel

In a Depression-era America that is woven with magic, zombies, and flying carpets, a down-and-out man escapes a local thug by joining a barnstorming minor league baseball team.

May 5, 2016
The everything box by Kadrey, Richard, author.

The everything box

"Reminiscent of the edgy, offbeat humor of Chris Moore and Matt Ruff, the first entry in a whimsical, fast-paced supernatural series from the New York Times bestselling author of the Sandman Slim novels--a dark and humorous story involving a doomsday gizmo, a horde of baddies determined to possess its power, and a clever thief who must steal it back. again and again. 2000 B.C. A beautiful, ambitious angel stands on a mountaintop, surveying the world and its little inhabitants below. He smiles be

May 5, 2016
Dr. DOA - a secret histories novel by Green, Simon R., 1955- author.

Dr. DOA - a secret histories novel

""A literary love letter to the spy thrillers of the '60s mashed up with every sort of paranormal weirdness under the sun," the Secret Histories Novels by New York Times bestselling author Simon R. Green leave readers shaken and stirred by the supernatural adventures of Eddie Drood-- From the New York Times bestselling author of From a Drood to a Kill comes the next Secret Histories adventure...The name is Drood, Eddie Drood, also known as Shaman Bond. My family has been safeguarding humanity fo

May 5, 2016
Death's bright day by Drake, David, 1945- author.

Death's bright day

"A NEW NOVEL IN THE NATIONALLY BEST-SELLING RCN MILITARY SF SERIES! Leary and Mundy are back in another military science fiction adventure as they undertake a mission to a distant but critical star system. IT'S JUST A REBELLION IN A DISTANT STAR CLUSTER. Captain Daniel Leary thinks that his marriage will allow him to slip into the quiet role of a naval officer in peacetime. His friend, the spy and cybrarian Adele Mundy, is content to be collating data in her library. But high officials of bot

May 5, 2016
Lockstep by Schroeder, Karl, 1962-

Lockstep

"When seventeen-year-old Toby McGonigal finds himself lost in space, separated from his family, he expects his next drift into cold sleep to be his last. After all, the planet he's orbiting is frozen and sunless, and the cities are dead. But when Toby wakes again, he's surprised to discover a thriving planet, a strange and prosperous galaxy, and something stranger still--that he's been asleep for 14,000 years. Welcome to the Lockstep Empire, where civilization is kept alive by careful hibernatio

May 5, 2016
The thinking woman's guide to real magic by Barker, Emily Croy.

The thinking woman's guide to real magic

Only magic will set Nora Fischer free in an alternate fairy tale world that offers anything but 'happily ever after.' Illiterate women roam this world gone wrong, and men's spells hold the world in submission. When a mysterious magician teaches Nora the magic she needs to survive, a sudden doorway back to her world suddenly looks like one she may not want to go through.

May 5, 2016
Visitor by Cherryh, C. J., author.

Visitor

May 5, 2016
Reliquary by Fine, Sarah

Reliquary

May 5, 2016
Dancing with the dead by Long, Charles Freedom, author.

Dancing with the dead

"For me, to live is to die," Fahd al-Sharfa said. "I want to destroy Luna City and the space stations and become a martyr for truth." Bit Fahd, a brilliant astrophysicist, never counted on falling in love with Doctor Quenby, his Antal coworker, whom he was now about to kill. Nor had he realized the tenacity of Vice-Marshal Natil's Eagle Legion, determined to stop him. And especially Aidan Good... who dances with the dead.

May 5, 2016
Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge by Krueger, Paul

Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge

May 5, 2016
The Jewel and Her Lapidary by Wilde, Fran

The Jewel and Her Lapidary

May 5, 2016
Infomocracy by Older, Malka Ann

Infomocracy

May 5, 2016
Downfall of the gods by Parker, K. J. author.

Downfall of the gods

May 5, 2016
Leviathan's blood by Peek, Ben, author.

Leviathan's blood

"At the end of The Godless, Mireea lay in ruins, the dead of the city had risen as ghosts, and the keepers Fo and Bau had been slain by Zaifyr. The Mireeans have now fled to the city of Yeflam with the immortal Zaifyr in chains to barter for their safety. With the threat of war arriving at the Floating Cities, Zaifyr's trial will become the center of political games. However, Zaifyr is intent on using his trial to begin a new war, a motive that many fear is an echo of the dangerous man he once w

May 5, 2016
Sleeping giants by Neuvel, Sylvain, 1973- author.

Sleeping giants

"17 years ago: A girl in South Dakota falls through the earth, then wakes up dozens of feet below ground on the palm of what seems to be a giant metal hand. Today: She is a top-level physicist leading a team of people to understand exactly what that hand is, where it came from, and what it portends for humanity. A swift and spellbinding tale told almost exclusively through transcriptions of interviews conducted by a mysterious and unnamed character, this is a unique debut that describes a hunt f

May 5, 2016
A study in sable by Lackey, Mercedes, author.

A study in sable

Sent by Lord Alderscroft to the bachelor's flat of a certain famous, and rather rude, detective, psychics Sarah and Nan are compelled to prove their powers to him before being asked to consult on behalf of his Elemental Masters associates, John and Mary Watson.

May 5, 2016
Just over the horizon - the complete short fiction of Greg Bear. Volume one. by Bear, Greg, 1951- author.

Just over the horizon - the complete short fiction of Greg Bear. Volume one.

This collection of newly revised stories and rare screenplay by Greg Bear combines his intense concern with the human condition with a deep understanding of science. Here are mind-bending explorations of the near future, or just beyond the border of conventional reality.

May 5, 2016
In shining armor by James, Elliott, author.

In shining armor

"This fairy godmother's got claws. When someone kidnaps the last surviving descendant of the Grandmaster of the Knights Templar, it's bad news. When the baby is the key to the tenuous alliance between a large werewolf pack and the knights, it's even worse news. They're at each other's throats before they've even begun to look for baby Constance. But whoever kidnapped Constance didn't count on one thing: she's also the goddaughter of John Charming. Modern-day descendant of a long line of famous d

May 5, 2016
Camp alien by Koch, Gini, author.

Camp alien

While hosting an important summit at Camp David with the newly elected president of Iraq and the prime minister of Israel, Kitty Katt-Martini and her husband, Jeff, the president, must uncover the truth behind the mysterious disappearance of the head of the CIA before things take an even more disastrous turn.

May 5, 2016
Hellhole - inferno by Herbert, Brian.

Hellhole - inferno

"After the events of Hellhole Awakening, the people of Hellhole and the shadow-Xayans scramble to rally against the threat from the still-living rogue Xayans. Back on Sonjeera, the Monarchy is in an uproar after their surprising defeat and the breakaway of the Deep Zone planets. The dowager Queen decides to go to Hellhole on a diplomatic mission, hoping to keep her power. But after touring Hellhole, Queen Michella is shaken, and begins to realize that she can never have the old Monarchy back. Be

May 5, 2016
New Pompeii by Godfrey, Daniel

New Pompeii

May 5, 2016
The doomed city by Strugat͡|ski, Arkadi, 1925-1991, author.

The doomed city

May 5, 2016
Hystopia by Means, David, 1961- author.

Hystopia

"A visionary first novel taking place in an alternate version of Vietnam-War-era America"--

May 5, 2016
In the shadow of the gods - a bound gods novel by Dunne, Rachel.

In the shadow of the gods - a bound gods novel

"A breathtaking talent makes her debut with this first book in a dark epic fantasy trilogy, in which a mismatched band of mortals, led by violent, secretive man, must stand against a pair of resentful gods to save their world"--

May 5, 2016
A blade of black steel by Marshall, Alex (Novelist), author.

A blade of black steel

"The sequel to Alex Marshall's A Crown for Cold Silver, an outstanding, game-changing epic adventure featuring an unforgettable female warrior. After five hundred years, the Sunken Kingdom has returned, and brought with it a monstrous secret that threatens to destroy every country on the Star. As an inhuman army gathers on its shores, poised to invade the Immaculate Isles, the members of the Cobalt Company face an ugly choice: abandon their dreams of glory and vengeance to combat a menace from

May 5, 2016
Black tide rising by Ringo, John (EDT)/ Poole, Gary

Black tide rising

A collection of stories set in the Black Tide Rising universe during an apocalyptic zombie attack features contributions from popular science fiction writers, including Eric Flint, John Scalzi, Dave Klecha, Sarah Hoyt, and Jody Lynn Nye.

May 5, 2016
Dissension. by Berg, Stacey.

Dissension.

May 5, 2016
The broken hours - a novel of H.P. Lovecraft by Baker, Jacqueline, author.

The broken hours - a novel of H.P. Lovecraft

"In the cold spring of 1936, Arthor Crandle, down-on-his luck and desperate for work, accepts a position in Providence, Rhode Island, as a live-in secretary/assistant for an unnamed shut-in. He arrives at the gloomy colonial-style house to discover that his strange employer is an author of disturbing, bizarre fiction. Health issues have confined him to his bedroom, where he is never to be disturbed. But the writer, who Crandle knows only as “Ech-Pi,” refuses to meet him, communicating only by l

May 5, 2016
The emperor's railroad - a tale of the dreaming cities by Haley, Guy, author.

The emperor's railroad - a tale of the dreaming cities

Global war devastated the environment a thousand years ago. Conflict between city-states is constant and mutant creatures and resurrected prehistoric beasts trouble the land.

May 5, 2016
Nettle king - a night and nothing novel by Harbour, Katherine, 1967- author.

Nettle king - a night and nothing novel

The mesmerizing conclusion to the Night and Nothing series; part Buffy the Vampire Slayer and part Alice in Wonderland; finds Finn fighting against the land of the dead. When her beloved Jack disappears, Finn vows to find him even if it means a daring odyssey into the land of the dead. But saving Jack comes at a terrible price: a dangerous fissure has opened, giving the dead access to the true world. The lines between worlds are more blurred than ever. Finn's sister, Lily, recently returned from

May 5, 2016