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Rules for a knight - the last letter of Sir Thomas Lemuel Hawke by Hawke, Ethan, 1970-

Rules for a knight - the last letter of Sir Thomas Lemuel Hawke

"It is 1483, and Sir Thomas Lemuel Hawke, a Cornish knight, is about to ride into battle. On the eve of his departure, he composes a letter to his four young children, consisting of twenty virtues that provide instruction on how to live a noble life, and on all the lessons, large and small, that he might have imparted to them himself were he not expecting to die on the battlefield. 'Why am I alive? Where was I before I was born? What will happen to me when I die? Whatever well our lives are draw

Dec 1, 2015
Death wave by Bova, Ben, 1932-

Death wave

"In Ben Bova's previous novel New Earth, Jordan Kell led the first human mission beyond the solar system. They discovered the ruins of an ancient alien civilization. But one alien AI survived, and it revealed to Jordan Kell that an explosion in the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way galaxy has created a wave of deadly radiation, expanding out from the core toward Earth. Unless the human race acts to save itself, all life on Earth will be wiped out. When Kell and his team return to Earth, m

Dec 1, 2015
The shadows of God by Keyes, J. Gregory, 1963-

The shadows of God

"As the ruthless forces of Russia lay waste to the New World, English troops make landfall in the east, determined to reconquer the colonies. Trapped in between are the Native Americans, ex-slaves, and European refugees, led by Benjamin Franklin and the Choctaw shaman Red Shoes. But the balance of power rests with the French woman Adrienne de Montchevreuil, whose grasp of science is the equal of Franklin?s, whose magic may be stronger than the Choctaw, and whose shocking secret may call into que

Dec 1, 2015
City of wonders by Moore, James A. (James Arthur), 1965-

City of wonders

In Old Canhoon the imperial family struggles to hold power as the agents of their enemies begin removing threats to the gods of the Seven Forges.

Dec 1, 2015
False gods - the Heresy takes root by McNeill, Graham, 1971- author.

False gods - the Heresy takes root

When the Legion is sent to reconquer the moon of Davin, it is clear that Warmaster Horus has a personal stake in the matter which may have clouded his judgment. With dark forces rising against them, have the primarch and his warriors been drawn into a trap?

Dec 1, 2015
Marked by Tingey, Sue, author.


Lucky deSalle can see ghosts, but it's daemons she should be worried about. With no family and very few friends, Lucky's psychic ability has always made her an outcast. The only person she can rely on is Kayla, the ghost girl who has been with her since she was born. But Kayla is not all that she appears. Then again, neither is Lucky...

Dec 1, 2015
Chimera by Grant, Mira.


Dec 1, 2015
A deepness in the sky by Vinge, Vernor.

A deepness in the sky

On the world of Arachna, the Qeng Ho battle the Emergents, and only Pham Numen has a chance to foil the horrendous Emergents plan.

Dec 1, 2015
Crucible - the trial of Cyric the Mad by Denning, Troy.

Crucible - the trial of Cyric the Mad

Dec 1, 2015
Skyborn by Dalglish, David.


Dec 1, 2015
This gulf of time and stars by Czerneda, Julie, 1955-

This gulf of time and stars

First in a new science fiction trilogy, set in the same universe as the Clan Chronicles, by the Prix Aurora Award-winning Julie E. Czerneda.

Dec 1, 2015
Extinction game by Gibson, Gary

Extinction game

Dec 1, 2015
Dreamseeker by Friedman, C. S.


When Jessica Drake learns that her DNA doesn't match that of her parents, she has no idea that the search for her heritage will put her family's lives in danger, or force her to cross into another world--an alternate Earth dominated by individuals with unnatural powers called Gifts. There she learns she's a Dreamwalker--and there's a curse within her blood so feared that all who possess it are destroyed on sight.

Dec 1, 2015
Tower of thorns by Marillier, Juliet, author.

Tower of thorns

Disillusioned healer Blackthorn and her companion, Grim, have settled in Dalriada to wait out the seven years of Blackthorn's bond to her fey mentor, hoping to avoid any dire challenges. But trouble has a way of seeking out Blackthorn and Grim. Lady Geileis, a noblewoman from the northern border, has asked for the prince of Dalriada's help in expelling a howling creature from an old tower on her land--one surrounded by an impenetrable hedge of thorns. Casting a blight over the entire district, a

Dec 1, 2015
Fulgrim - visions of treachery by McNeill, Graham, 1971-

Fulgrim - visions of treachery

"Under the command of the newly appointed Warmaster Horus, the Great Crusade continues. Fulgrim, Primarch of the Emperor's Children, leads his warriors into battle against a vile alien foe, unaware of the darker forces that have already set their sights upon the Imperium of Man. Loyalties are tested, and every murderous whim indulged as the Emperor's Children take their first steps down the road to true corruption -- a road that will ultimately lead them to the killing fields of Isstvan V..."--P

Dec 1, 2015
Jeweled fire by Shinn, Sharon, author.

Jeweled fire

As one of the four princesses of Welce, Corene always thought she might one day become queen. Only circumstances changed, leaving fiery Corene with nothing to show for a life spent playing the game of court intrigue--until a chance arises to become the ruler of a nearby country. After stowing away on a ship bound for Malinqua with her loyal bodyguard, Foley, Corene must try to win the throne by making a play to marry one of the empress's three nephews. But Corene is not the only foreign princess

Dec 1, 2015
A kill in the morning by Shimmin, Graeme, 1967-, author.

A kill in the morning

The year is 1955 and something is very wrong with the world. It is fourteen years since Churchill died and the Second World War ended. In occupied Europe, Britain fights a cold war against a nuclear-armed Nazi Germany. In Berlin the Gestapo is on the trail of a beautiful young resistance fighter, and the head of the SS is plotting to dispose of an ailing Adolf Hitler and restart the war against Britain and her empire. Meanwhile, in a secret bunker hidden deep beneath the German countryside, scie

Dec 1, 2015
The well of ascension by Sanderson, Brandon.

The well of ascension

Charged with the task of rebuilding the world after the defeat of the brutal Lord Ruler, former street urchin Vin finds herself worshipped for her Mistborn powers and worries about the strange behavior of the mists since the death of the Lord Ruler.

Dec 1, 2015
Star Wars battlefront - twilight Company by Freed, Alexander, author.

Star Wars battlefront - twilight Company

Twilight Company (men and women, human and nonhuman--of the Sixty-First Mobile Infantry) gives the Rebel Alliance's hardest-fighting warriors a crucial chance to turn retreat into resurgence as they strike at the ultimate target: the very heart of the Empire's military machine.

Dec 1, 2015
Warheart - sword of truth - the conclusion by Goodkind, Terry, author.

Warheart - sword of truth - the conclusion

"All is lost. Evil will soon consume the D'Haran Empire. Richard Rahl lies on his funeral bier. It is the end of everything. Except what isn't lost is Kahlan Amnell. Following an inner prompting beyond all reason, the last Confessor will wager everything on a final desperate gambit, and in so doing, she will change the world forever. "Warheart" is the direct sequel to, and the conclusion of, the story begun in "The Omen Machine," "The Third Kingdom," and "Severed Souls.""

Dec 1, 2015
The last witness by Parker, K. J., author.

The last witness

When you need a memory to be wiped, call me. Transferring unwanted memories to my own mind is the only form of magic I've ever mastered. But now, I'm holding so many memories I'm not always sure which ones are actually mine, any more. Some of them are sensitive; all of them are private. And there are those who are willing to kill to access the secrets I'm trying to bury...

Dec 1, 2015
How to pass as human by Kelman, Nic.

How to pass as human

How to Pass As Human is an attempt on the part of the world's first android to understand the irrational, unpredictable, eclectic creatures known as human beings. In this field guide, complete with sketches, graps, flow charts, and other reference amterials, Android Ø (a.k.a. Zach) has compiled a variety of useful information for future androids on how to pass undetected as human beings. Along the way, he also attempts to solve the mystery of his own creation with the help of Andrea, who has tak

Dec 1, 2015
Angel of Storms by Canavan, Trudi.

Angel of Storms

When schools teaching magic are banned, Tyen, a teacher of mechanical magic, is left with no home or purpose and must decide how far he is willing to go to free a sorcerer imprisoned in a book, while Rielle's peaceful new life is shattered by a local war that leads to an extraordinary offer.

Dec 1, 2015
The twice and future Caesar - a novel of the U.S.S. Merimack by Meluch, R. M. (Rebecca M.), author.

The twice and future Caesar - a novel of the U.S.S. Merimack

Dec 1, 2015
Stories for Chip - a tribute to Samuel R. Delany by

Stories for Chip - a tribute to Samuel R. Delany

Dec 1, 2015
The shards of heaven by Livingston, Michael, 1975-

The shards of heaven

"Julius Caesar is dead, assassinated on the senate floor, and the glory that is Rome has been torn in two. Octavian, Caesar's ambitious great-nephew and adopted son, vies with Marc Antony and Cleopatra for control of Caesar's legacy. As civil war rages from Rome to Alexandria, and vast armies and navies battle for supremacy, a secret conflict may shape the course of history. Juba, Numidian prince and adopted brother of Octavian, has embarked on a ruthless quest for the Shards of Heaven, lost tre

Dec 1, 2015
Lily the Silent - the history of Arcadia by Davies, Tod, 1955-

Lily the Silent  - the history of Arcadia

Lily leads a serene life in Arcadia until the forces of Megalopolis invade. Rescued from slavery by a prince of Megalopolis, Lily is sent to retrieve a very important key. Aided by her friends, her dog Rex, and even Death herself, Lily's adventures take her from the Moons to the Bottom of the Sea, and finally back to Megalopolis, where she faces the decision of her life. Will she choose True Love and relinquish the key to those in Power or will she risk everything for who she is and return the k

Dec 1, 2015
The spirit ring by Bujold, Lois McMaster.

The spirit ring

"In an alternate Renaissance Italy where the church regulates magic and licenses magicians, fiery Fiametta Beneforte wants to be more than her goldsmith-mage father's unpaid apprentice. But when the Duchy of Montefoglia is laid under military and magical siege, she unexpectedly must join with Thur Ochs, a young Swiss miner and foundryman, to tap their skills in both metalwork and necromancy to rescue her father's soul and combat an evil sorcerer."

Dec 1, 2015
Mystic by Denzel, Jason, author.


"For hundreds of years, high-born nobles have competed for the chance to learn of the Mystic. Powerful, revered, and often reclusive, Mystics have the unique ability to summon and manipulate the Myst: the underlying energy that lives at the heart of the universe. Once in a very great while, they take an apprentice, always from the most privileged sects of society. Such has always been the tradition--until a new High Mystic takes her seat and chooses Pomella AnDone, a restless, low-born teenager,

Dec 1, 2015
Daughter of the lion by Roberson, Jennifer, 1953-

Daughter of the lion

"She is Keely, twin sister to Corin, and daughter to Niall, the ruler of Homana, and she alone has the power to shapechange into any form—a power akin to that of the Firstborn. Like her brothers, Keely has been chosen to play a crucial part in the Firstborn's prophecy. Yet Keely is no weak pawn to be used in men's games of power and diplomacy. Trained alongside her brothers in the art of war, gifted with more of the old magic than most of her close kin, she will not easily give way even to Niall

Dec 1, 2015
Child of two worlds by Cox, Greg, 1959- author.

Child of two worlds

When the cure for an outbreak of deadly Rigelian fever among the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise requires a rare mineral substance found near the Klingon border, they must tread carefully in order to avoid starting an all-out war.

Dec 1, 2015
Her brother's keeper by Kupari, Mike.

Her brother's keeper

"It's been years since Catherine Blackwood left the stodgy, repressive colony world of Avalon. Now the captain of the privateer vessel Andromeda, she is a master of her own destiny. But Catherine soon finds herself back on Avalon after receiving a plea from her estranged father, esteemed Avalon Council member Augustus Blackwood. It seems Catherine's brother Cecil, heir to the Blackwood aristocracy, has been taken hostage on the failed world of Zanzibar. Augustus, knowing Catherine is the only on

Dec 1, 2015
First and only by Abnett, Dan, author.

First and only

The Sabbat World have been lost to the Imperium for many long centuries. Now, a crusade fights to reclaim them. In its midst are Colonel-Commissar Ibram Gaunt and his "Ghosts", the brave men of the Tanith First-and-Only. As they survive battle after battle, Gaunt and his men uncover an insidious plot to unseat the crusade's warmaster, a move that threatens to destabilise the war effort and undo all the good work and sacrifice of millions of soldiers. With no one to trust and nowhere to turn, Gau

Dec 1, 2015
Reap the wind by Chance, Karen, author.

Reap the wind

"You'd think that being chief seer for the supernatural world would come with a few perks. But as Cassie Palmer has learned, being Pythia doesn't mean you don't have to do things the hard way. That's why she finds herself on a rescue mission skipping through time--even though she doesn't entirely understand her dimension-bending new power. Rescuing her friend John Pritkin should have been an in-and-out kind of deal, but with the near-immortal mage's soul lost in time, Cassie has to hunt for it t

Dec 1, 2015
This is the night - a novel by Sirott, Jonah C, author.

This is the night - a novel

In a world at war, four youths try to determine what's really worth fighting for. Jonah C. Sirott's breathtaking debut is about hope, survival, and the challenge of pushing past the limits our world draws around us.

Dec 1, 2015
Binti by Okorafor, Nnedi, author.


Her name is Binti, and she is the first of the Himba people ever to be offered a place at Oomza University, the finest institution of higher learning in the galaxy. But to accept the offer will mean giving up her place in her family to travel between the stars among strangers who do not share her ways or respect her customs. Knowledge comes at a cost, one that Binti is willing to pay, but her journey will not be easy. The world she seeks to enter has long warred with the Meduse, an alien race th

Dec 1, 2015
The builders by Polansky, Daniel, author.

The builders

A missing eye. A broken wing. A stolen country. The last job didn't end well. Years go by, and scars fade, but memories only fester. For the animals of the Captain's company, survival has meant keeping a low profile, building a new life, and trying to forget the war they lost. But now the Captain's whiskers are twitching at the idea of evening the score.

Dec 1, 2015
The exiled Earthborn by Tassi, Paul.

The exiled Earthborn

"Lucas and Asha's continued survival hinges on gaining new allies they never could have imagined."--

Dec 1, 2015
Fable - blood of heroes by Hines, Jim C.

Fable - blood of heroes

"Deep in Albion's darkest age, long before once upon a time... Heroes are thought to be gone from the land. So why have the bards begun singing of them once more? For fable newcomers and dedicated fans alike, Blood of Heroes delves into a never-before-glimpsed era, telling the tale of a band of adventures who come together to defend a kingdom in desperate need. The city of Brightlodge is awash with Heroes from every corner of Alibon, all eager for their next quest. When someone tries to burn dow

Dec 1, 2015
Galaxy in flames - the heresy revealed by Counter, Ben

Galaxy in flames - the heresy revealed

Dec 1, 2015
Lizard princess by Davies, Tod, author.

Lizard princess

Dec 1, 2015
Going dark by Nagata, Linda.

Going dark

As a soldier of the Red who pursues covert missions designed to nudge history away from existential threats, James Shelley is taken into orbit where he must make a difficult choice when he falls into conflict with those he loves, his former lover, Delphi and his companion-in-arms, Jayne Vasquez.

Dec 1, 2015
Theatre of the gods by Suddain, M. (Matt)

Theatre of the gods

This is the story of M. Francisco Fabrigas, philosopher, heretical physicist, and perhaps the greatest human explorer of all ages, who took a shipful of children on a frightening voyage through dimensions filled with deadly surprises, assisted by a teenaged Captain, a brave deaf boy, a cunning blind girl, and a sultry botanist, all the while pursued by the Pope of the universe and a well-dressed mesmerist.

Dec 1, 2015
Prince of lies by Lowder, James.

Prince of lies

Cyric, God of the Dead, mounts a search for Kelemvor Lyonsbane, the friend that he murdered to become a god, and the other gods form an alliance against Cyric.

Dec 1, 2015
The atrocity archives by Stross, Charles, author.

The atrocity archives

Computer science guru Alan Turning paves the way for esoteric mathematical computations that Nazi Germany uses to perform a summoning, bringing an unexpected evil to Earth through a portal to an alternate universe.

Nov 29, 2015
Witches of Lychford by Cornell, Paul, author.

Witches of Lychford

Nov 29, 2015
Windswept by Rakunas, Adam, author.


"Labor organizer Padma Mehta is on the edge of space and the edge of burnout. All she wants is to buy out a little rum distillery and retire, but she's supposed to recruit 500 people to the Union before she can. She's only thirty-three short. So when a small-time con artist tells her about forty people ready to tumble down the space elevator to break free from her old bosses, she checks it out - against her better judgment. It turns out, of course, it was all lies. As Padma should know by now,

Nov 29, 2015
The trials by Nagata, Linda, author.

The trials

"Lieutenant James Shelley and his squad of US Army soldiers were on a quest for justice when they carried out the unauthorized mission known as First Light. They returned home to America to face a court-martial, determined to expose the corruption in the chain of command that compelled their actions. But in a country still reeling from the nuclear terrorism of Coma Day, the courtroom is just one battlefield of many." --

Nov 29, 2015
Ship of destiny by Hobb, Robin.

Ship of destiny

The final volume in the Liveship Traders trilogy finds Althea Vestrit continuing her quest to regain the liveship Vivacia from the ruthless pirate Kennit.

Nov 29, 2015
Onward, Drake! by

Onward, Drake!

"David Drake has left an indelible mark on the science fiction and fantasy genres. Now, top authors in the science fiction and fantasy field such as Eric Flint, Gene Wolf, Larry Correia & S.M. Stirling, pay tribute to the man and his work in this all new collection of stories and essays"--

Nov 29, 2015
The mountain - an Event Group thriller by Golemon, David Lynn.

The mountain - an Event Group thriller

"In 1863 a meeting takes place between legendary war leaders--a secret alliance that will never show up in any American history books. A clandestine arrangement has been struck for a single chance to heal a war-torn nation. The mission is to bring the greatest prize in the world back to American soil--remnants of pre-history's greatest ship and most startling mystery. The prize may lie on a mountain top inside the fierce Ottoman Empire, yet the men who seek it are only days away from trying to k

Nov 29, 2015
Long shot by Mack, David, 1969- author.

Long shot

"The crew of the Starfleet scout ship Sagittarius follows peculiar sensor readings to an alien world, where the natives' efforts to harness a dangerous and unstable technology have thrown the laws of probability out of balance. As disasters and miracles multiply at an ever-increasing rate, it's up to Captain Clark Terrell and his crew to shut down the experiment gone wrong before it's too late-- but the odds against them might already be too great to overcome."--

Nov 29, 2015
If then by De Abaitua, Matthew, 1971- author.

If then

"In the near future, after the collapse of society as we know it, one English town survives under the protection of the complex algorithms of the Process, which governs every aspect of their lives. The Process both gives and takes. It allocates jobs and resources, giving each person exactly what is has calcuated they will need. But now, it seems, it has started making soldiers-- terrifyingly, the Process is readying for war"--

Nov 29, 2015
Gestapo Mars - a Carter Sloan novel by Gischler, Victor, 1969- author.

Gestapo Mars - a Carter Sloan novel

"Carter Sloan is a trained assassin--the best there is, pulled out of cryogenic sleep whenever an assignment demands his skills. So when he's kept in the deep freeze for 258 years, he's seriously pissed off. Yet his government needs him, to hunt down the enemy known as the Daughter of the Brass Dragon. The future of the galaxy-spanning Reich depends on it, so Sloan is off--screwing, swearing, and shooting his way across interstellar space."--

Nov 29, 2015
The devious Dr. Jekyll by Carr, Viola, author.

The devious Dr. Jekyll

"Victorian crime scene investigator Dr. Eliza Jekyll tries to uncover a ritual torturer-murderer called the Pentacle Killer and must draw upon the dark ingenuity of her shadow self, Lizzie, in this follow-up to The Diabolical Miss Hyde."--

Nov 29, 2015
Contact - a novel by Sagan, Carl, 1934-1996.

Contact - a novel

In December, 1999, a multinational team journeys out to the stars, to the most awesome encounter in human history. Who -- or what -- is out there?

Nov 29, 2015
City of death by Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001, author.

City of death

"Based on the beloved Doctor Who episode of the same name by Douglas Adams, the hilarious and brilliant author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, comes City of Death... 4 billion BCE: The Jagaroth, the most powerful, vicious, and visually unappealing race in the universe disappears from existence. Few are sad to see them go. 1505 CE: Leonardo da Vinci is rudely interrupted while gilding the lily by a most annoying military man by the name of Captain Tancredi. 1979 CE: Despite his best effo

Nov 29, 2015
Alice by Henry, Christina, 1974- author.


"A mind-bending new novel inspired by the twisted and wondrous works of Lewis Carroll...In a warren of crumbling buildings and desperate people called the Old City, there stands a hospital with cinderblock walls which echo the screams of the poor souls inside. In the hospital, there is a woman. Her hair, once blond, hangs in tangles down her back. She doesn't remember why she's in such a terrible place. Just a tea party long ago, and long ears, and blood... Then, one night, a fire at the hospita

Nov 29, 2015
The girl with ghost eyes by Boroson, M. H.

The girl with ghost eyes

It's the end of the nineteenth century in San Francisco's Chinatown, and ghost hunters from the Maoshan traditions of Daoism keep malevolent spiritual forces at bay. Li-lin, the daughter of a renowned Daoshi exorcist, is a young widow burdened with yin eyes--the unique ability to see the spirit world. Her spiritual visions and the death of her husband bring great shame to Li-lin and her father. When a sorcerer cripples her father, terrible plans are set in motion, and only Li-lin can stop them.

Nov 28, 2015
Black wolves by Elliott, Kate, 1958-

Black wolves

SOME CHOICES CAN NEVER BE UNDONE.He lost his honor long ago. Captain Kellas was lauded as the king's most faithful servant until the day he failed in his duty. Dismissed from service, his elite regiment disbanded, he left the royal palace and took up another life. Now a battle brews within the palace that threatens to reveal deadly secrets and spill over into open war. The king needs a loyal soldier to protect him. Can a disgraced man ever be trusted?

Nov 28, 2015
I am crying all inside and other stories - the complete short fiction of Clifford D. Simak. Volume one by Simak, Clifford D., 1904-1988, author.

I am crying all inside and other stories - the complete short fiction of Clifford D. Simak. Volume one

Nov 28, 2015
Solar express by Modesitt, L. E., Jr., 1943-

Solar express

"You can't militarize space. This one rule has led to decades of peaceful development of space programs worldwide. However, increasing resource scarcity and a changing climate on Earth's surface is causing some interested parties to militarize, namely India, the North American Union, and the Sinese Federation. The discovery of a strange artifact by Dr. Alayna Wong precipitates a crisis. What appears to be a hitherto undiscovered comet is soon revealed to be an alien structure on a cometary traje

Nov 28, 2015
Running with the demon. by Brooks, Terry.

Running with the demon.

On the hottest Fourth of July weekend in decades, two men have come to Hopewell, Illinois, site of a lengthy, bitter steel strike. One is a demon, dark servant of the Void, who will use the anger and frustration of the community to attain a terrible secret goal. The other is John Ross, a Knight of the Word, a man who, while he sleeps, lives in the hell the world will become if he fails to change its course on waking. Ross has been given the ability to see the future. But does he have the power t

Nov 28, 2015
Planetfall by Newman, Emma, 1976-


"From Emma Newman, the award-nominated author of Between Two Thorns, comes a novel of how one secret withheld to protect humanity's future might be its undoing... Renata Ghali believed in Lee Suh-Mi's vision of a world far beyond Earth, calling to humanity. A planet promising to reveal the truth about our place in the cosmos, untainted by overpopulation, pollution, and war. Ren believed in that vision enough to give up everything to follow Suh-Mi into the unknown. More than twenty-two years have

Nov 28, 2015
Mission - tomorrow by

Mission - tomorrow

"Science fiction writers imagine the future of space exploration with NASA no longer dominant. Will private companies rule the stars or will new governments take up the call? Nineteen stories of what-if spanning the gamut from Mercury to Pluto and beyond by such authors as Jack McDevitt, Robert Silverberg, Michael Flynn, Mike Resnick, Sarah Hoyt and more"--

Nov 28, 2015
Made to kill by Christopher, Adam, 1978-

Made to kill

It was just another Tuesday morning when she walked into the office--young, as I suspected they all might be, another dark brunette with some assistance and enough eye black to match up to Cleopatra. And who am I? I'm Ray, the world's last robot, famed and feared in equal measure, which suits me just fine--after all, the last place you'd expect to find a Hollywood's best hit man is in the plain light of day. Raymond Electromatic is good at his job, as good as he ever was at being a true Private

Nov 28, 2015
Word puppets - stories by Kowal, Mary Robinette.

Word puppets - stories

Nov 28, 2015
The chessmen of Mars by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950, author

The chessmen of Mars

The fifth book in the popular Barsoom series, The Chessmen of Mars is a 1922 science fiction classic. Tara, princess of the great city state of Helium, is initially impervious to the courtship attempts of Gahan, prince of the city state Gathol. But when she loses control of her craft in a storm and is captured by the Kaldanes, horrific crab-like creatures who've sacrificed their bodies in the pursuit of intellect, the deeply smitten Gahan sets out to rescue his princess and prove his worth. But

Nov 27, 2015
Snotty saves the day - being a reproduction of the original Arcadian edition by Davies, Tod, 1955-

Snotty saves the day - being a reproduction of the original Arcadian edition

A horrible child from a horrible land falls through a rabbit hole to another world, battles giant garden gnomes with the help of a teddy bear army, realizes his own past and mistakes, and brings about a magical transformation.

Nov 27, 2015
Wake of vultures by Bowen, Lila.

Wake of vultures

"A rich, dark fantasy of destiny, death, and the supernatural world hiding beneath the surface. Nettie Lonesome lives in a land of hard people and hard ground dusted with sand. She's a half-breed who dresses like a boy, raised by folks who don't call her a slave but use her like one. She knows of nothing else. That is, until the day a stranger attacks her. When nothing, not even a sickle to the eye can stop him, Nettie stabs him through the heart with a chunk of wood, and he turns into black san

Nov 26, 2015
Unseen academicals - a novel of Discworld by Pratchett, Terry, author.

Unseen academicals - a novel of Discworld

The wizards of Unseen University in the ancient city of Ankh-Morpork must win a football match, without using magic, so they're in the mood for trying everything else. As the match approaches, four lives are entangled and changed forever.

Nov 26, 2015
Son of the black sword by Correia, Larry, author.

Son of the black sword

After the War of the Gods, the demons were cast out and fell to the world. Mankind was nearly eradicated by the seemingly unstoppable beasts, until the gods sent the great hero, Ramrowan, to save them. He united the tribes, gave them magic, and drove the demons into the sea. Yet as centuries passed, Gods and demons became myth and legend, and the people no longer believed. The Age of Law began. Ashok Vadal has been chosen by a powerful ancient weapon to be its bearer. He is a Protector, a fabled

Nov 26, 2015
Our lady of the ice by Clarke, Cassandra Rose, 1983- author.

Our lady of the ice

"A female P.I. comes into conflict with a ruthless gangster just as both humans and robots agitate for independence in a domed Argentinian colony in Antarctica."--Publisher.

Nov 26, 2015
The midnight queen by Hunter, Sylvia Izzo.

The midnight queen

"In the hallowed halls of Oxford's Merlin College, the most talented--and highest born--sons of the Kingdom of Britain are taught the intricacies of magickal theory. But what dazzles can also destroy, as Gray Marshall is about to discover... Gray's deep talent for magick has won him a place at Merlin College. But when he accompanies four fellow students on a mysterious midnight errand that ends in disaster and death, he is sent away in disgrace--and without a trace of his power. He must spend th

Nov 26, 2015
All that's left by Ward, Dayton, author.

All that's left

The planet Cantrel V now plays host to a budding Federation colony as well as a civilian Starfleet exploration team. Ancient ruins of an unknown civilization scattered around the planet have raised the curiosity of archaeologists, anthropologists, historians, and other interested members of the Federation scientific community. When an unidentified ship enters the orbit and attacks, Captain Atish Khatami and her crew begin to wonder if these ruins are connected to the survival of a newly discover

Nov 26, 2015
The best of Nancy Kress. by Kress, Nancy.

The best of Nancy Kress.

"Nancy Kress, winner of multiple awards for her science fiction and fantasy, ranges through space and time in this stunning collection. Anne Boleyn is snatched from her time stream--with unexpected consequences for two worlds. A far-future spaceship brings religion to a planet that already harbors shocking natives. People genetically engineered to never need to sleep clash with those who do. A scientific expedition to the center of the galaxy discovers more than anyone bargained for. A woman fin

Nov 24, 2015
Twice and future Caesar - a novel of the Merrimack by Meluch, R. M.

Twice and future Caesar - a novel of the Merrimack

Nov 24, 2015
Stories for Chip - a tribute to Samuel R. Delany by Shawl, Nisi (EDT)/ Campbell, Bill (EDT)

Stories for Chip - a tribute to Samuel R. Delany

A collection of essays and science fiction tales celebrate the works of Samuel R. Delaney.

Nov 24, 2015