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New Books received December 2001

New Books received 22 - 28 Dec 2001

Adams, Richard. Watership Down. $7.50.
Paperback reprint 1972 British hardcover lapine fantasy; 59th printing, new price.
Barker, Clive. Imajica Book I. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1991 British hardcover dark fantasy; new printing, new price.
Brin, David. Kiln People. $25.95.
Hardcover sf. Jacket art by Jim Burns.
Brust, Steven. The Book of Taltos. $14.00.
Trade paperback omnibus reprint two fantasy novels: Taltos (1988) and Phoenix (1990). Cover art by Kinuko Y. Craft.
Constantine, Storm. Crown of Silence. $16.95.
Trade paperback reprint 2000 British hardcover fantasy. The Chronicles of Magravandias 2: sequel to Sea Dragon Heir ($14.95). Cover art by Douglas Beekman.
Constantine, Storm. The Way of Light. $27.95.
Hardcover reprint 2001 British hardcover fantasy. The Chronicles of Magravandias 3: sequel to Sea Dragon Heir ($14.95) and The Crown of Silence ($16.95). Jacket art by Doug Beekman.
Dann, Jack and Janeen Webb, editors. Dreaming Down-Under. $17.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1998 Australian original anthology, with 31 stories by Broderick, Carmody, Collins, Dedman, Douglass, Dowling, McMullen, Routley, Turner , Whiteford, Wilder, Williams (Sean), and others. Preface by Ellison. Wraparound cover art by Nick Stathopoulos. Winner 1999 World Fantasy Award Best Anthology.
Danvers, Dennis. The Watch. $24.95.
Hardcover sf. Jacket art by Greg Spalenka.
Erdrich, Louise. The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse. $26.00.
Hardcover native American (Ojibwe) fantasy. Jacket art by Fritz Scholder.
Frazer, Margaret. The Clerk's Tale. $22.95.
Hardcover historical (1446 England) mystery. Sister Frevisse 11. Jacket art by Warren Madill of Meiklejohn.
Gaiman, Neil. Neverwhere. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 British hardcover fantasy; 11th printing, new price.
Goodkind, Terry. see [cd]
Greeley, Andrew M. The Final Planet. $14.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1987 hardcover religious sf. Cover art by Boris Vallejo.
Jacques, Brian. Salamandastron. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1993 British hardcover young adult fantasy; 22nd printing, new price.
Jordan, Robert. Winter's Heart. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 2000 hardcover epic fantasy. The Wheel of Time 9. Wraparound cover art by Darrell K. Sweet.
Koontz, Dean. One Door Away from Heaven. $26.95.
Hardcover suspense.
MacLeod, Ken. Dark Light. $24.95.
Hardcover reprint 2001 British hardcover sf. Engines of Light 2: sequel to Cosmonaut Keep ($7.99). Jacket art by Stephan Martiniere.
Martin, George R. R., editor. Wild Cards III: Jokers Wild. $14.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1987 mosaic novel about superheroes by Bryant, Martin, Shiner, Simons, Snodgrass, and others. New afterword by Martin. Cover art by Brian Bolland. New illustrations by Tom Palmer.
McKillip, Patricia A. Ombria in Shadow. $22.95.
Hardcover fantasy. Wraparound jacket art by Kinuko Y. Craft.
Niven, Larry, creator. Man-Kzin Wars IX. $22.00.
Hardcover original anthology, with four shared-world stories by Anderson, Chafe, Colebatch, and Niven. Jacket art by Stephen Hickman.
Nova, Craig. Wetware. $22.00.
Hardcover sf (genetic engineering). Jacket design by Whitney Cookman.
O'Leary, Patrick. The Impossible Bird. $25.95.
Hardcover sf. Jacket art by Gregory Manchess.
Owens, Robin D. Heartmate. $5.99.
Paperback magical romance.
Pratchett, Terry. Equal Rites. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1987 British hardcover comic fantasy; fifth printing, new price. Discworld 3.
Rowling, J. K. see [audio]
[Star Trek] Kraemer, Ross S., William Cassidy and Susan L. Schwartz. Religions of Star Trek. $22.00.
Hardcover nonfiction.
[Star Trek: The Next Generation]. see [audio]
[Warhammer 40,000] Abnett, Dan. Malleus. $6.95.
Paperback game-based military science fantasy. Eisenhorn Trilogy 2: sequel to Xenos ($6.95). Cover art by Adrian Smith.
[Sagara, Michelle] as 'Michelle West'. The Broken Crown. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 paperback fantasy; second printing, new price. The Sun Sword 1.
Wilde, Oscar. The Canterville Ghost and Other Stories. $1.50.
Trade paperback collection four stories and six Poems in Prose. A Dover Thrift Edition.
Williams, Richard. The Animator's Survival Kit: A Manual of Methods, Principles, and Formulas for Classical, Computer, Games, Stop Motion and Internet Animators. $50.00.
Hardcover nonfiction guide. Heavily illustrated with examples.
[cd] Goodkind, Terry. The Pillars of Creation. $37.95.
Abridged reading by Jim Bond. The Sword of Truth 7. Approximately nine hours on eight cds.
[audio] Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. $35.00.
1999 abridged reading by Jim Dale; new reissue, new price.
[audio] [Star Trek: The Next Generation] Vornholt, John. The Genesis Wave: Book Three. $18.00.
Abridged reading by Tim Russ. Approximately three hours on two cassettes.
[cd] [Star Trek: The Next Generation] Vornholt, John. The Genesis Wave: Book Three. $24.00.
Abridged reading by Tim Russ. Approximately three hours on three cds.
[Star Trek: The Next Generation]. see [audio]
[cd] [Tolkien, J. R. R.] Shore, Howard. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings. $18.98.
[see last week] New distributor, new slightly lower price.
[Cinefex] Duncan, Jody, editor. Cinefex 88. January 2002. $9.50.
Articles on sfx in Harry Potter, Monsters, Inc., Shrek, and Street Wars.

New Books received 15 - 21 Dec 2001

Applegate, Katherine A. Nowhere Land. $4.99.
Digest paperback young adult sf. Remnants 4. Cover art by Jonathan Barkat.
[Baum, L. Frank] Haas, Mark E. The Medicine Man of Oz. $17.98.
On-demand trade paperback pastiche. Cover art and illustrations by Haas.
Baxter, Stephen. Manifold: Space. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 2001 British hardcover sf. Manifold [2]: sequel to Manifold: Time ($6.99).
Carr, Caleb. Killing Time. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 2000 hardcover near-future (2023) thriller.
Cherryh, C. J. The Paladin. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1988 paperback fantasy; third printing (not second as given on copyright page - Baen seems to have forgotten its 1989 reprint), new price. New cover art by Gary Ruddell.
Chesterton, G. K. The Man Who Was Thursday. $8.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1908 hardcover fantasy. Introduction by Jonathan Lethem. A Modern Library Classic.
Clute, John. Appleseed. $25.95.
Hardcover reprint 2001 British hardcover sf. Jacket art by Shelley Eshkar.
Collins, Wilkie. The Moonstone. $6.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1868 hardcover detective. Introduction by Carolyn G. Heilbrun. Notes by Chris Willis. A Modern Library Classic.
Coonts, Stephen. Combat. $27.95.
Hardcover original anthology, with 10 military short novels, some sf, by Coonts, Coyle, Ing, Pineiro, and others.
Dana, Richard Henry, Jr. Two Years Before the Mast. $11.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1840 nautical. Introduction by Gary Kinder. Notes by Duncan Hassell. A Modern Library Classic.
Dawson, Janet. Nobody's Child. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1995 hardcover mystery; third printing. Jeri Howard 5.
Dozois, Gardner, editor. Supermen: Tales of the Posthuman Future. $17.95.
Trade paperback theme anthology, reprinting 23 stories by Anderson, Blish, Chiang, Delany, Egan, Haldeman, Lafferty, McAuley, Reed, Russ, Silverberg, Stableford, Sterling, Swanwick, Wolfe, Zelazny, and others; plus three vignettes by Landis, Sterling, and Robert Charles Wilson. Cover art by Nick Stathopoulos.
Drake, David [and Martin H. Greenberg], editor[s]. Dogs of War. $6.99.
Paperback theme anthology, with 10 stories by Blish, Drake, Haldeman, Harrison, Kuttner & Moore, Laumer, Matheson, and others. Cover art by Donato Giancola. Greenberg's hand only apparent in the Tekno Books co-copyright.
Foguth, Jeanne. The Peacekeepers. $12.99.
On-demand trade paperback fantasy. Cover art by Talaran.
Greenberg, Martin H. see David Drake
Grimwood, Jon Courtenay. Redrobe. $10.00.
British trade paperback reprint 1997 British hardcover cyberpunk. Now distributed in the US.
Haas, Mark E. see [L. Frank Baum]
Hambly, Barbara. Dragonsbane. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1985 paperback fantasy; 21st printing, new price. Cover art by Michael Whelan.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel. Twice-Told Tales. $10.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1837 coll. Introduction by Rosemary Mahoney. Notes by Gretchen Short. A Modern Library Classic.
Hiaasen, Carl. Skin Tight. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1989 hardcover mystery; third American paperback publisher. Cover art by Ross MacDonald.
Holland, Cecelia. The Firedrake. $13.95.
On-demand trade paperback photoreprint 1966 hardcover historical (1066 England).
Howard, Robert E. [Price, Robert M., editor]. Nameless Cults: The Cthulhu Mythos Fiction of Robert E. Howard. $15.95.
Trade paperback anthology, with 18 Mythos-related stories: six previously collected (of the ten in Cthulhu: the Mythos and Kindred Horrors (1987)), three new completions (by C. J. Henderson, Joseph S. Pulver, and Price), one previously published posthumous collaboration with Derleth, and the round-robin 'The Challenge from Beyond', with Moore, Merritt, Lovecraft, and Long. Cover art by Henry Fassl. Interior decorations by Dave Carson.
Irving, Washington. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories. $8.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1819-20 collection (as The Sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.) Introduction by Alice Hoffman. Notes by William Etter. A Modern Library Classic.
Irvine, Ian. The Tower on the Rift. $7.50.
Paperback reprint 1998 Australian fantasy. The View from the Mirror 2: sequel to A Shadow on the Glass ($6.99). Wraparound cover art by Mark Sofilas.
James, Henry. The Turn of the Screw & In the Cage. $5.95.
Trade paperback collection two short novels. Introduction by Hortense Calisher. A Modern Library Classic.
Laumer, Keith. Retief!. $6.99.
Paperback collection: scrambles and reassembles the six stories from Envoy to New Worlds (1963), the nine stories from Galactic Diplomat (1965), the novel Retief's War (1966), and the original non-canon Retief story 'Diplomatic Immunity' (1959). Preface by David Drake. Edited and compiled by Eric Flint. Cover art by Richard Martin.
Lumley, Brian. Deadspeak. $25.95.
Hardcover reprint 1990 paperback horror. Necroscope 4. Jacket art by Bob Eggleton.
McKillip, Patricia A. The Book of Atrix Wolfe. $6.50.
Paperback reprint 1995 hardcover fnatasy; third printing, new price.
McKinley, Robin. The Blue Sword. $16.95.
Hardcover reprint 1982 hardcover fantasy; 18th printing, new price. Jacket art by David McCall Johnston. NbHo
McKinley, Robin. A Knot in the Grain and Other Stories. $5.95.
Digest paperback reprint 1994 hardcover collection; new printing, new price.
Mosley, Walter. see [audio]
Price, Robert M. see Robert E. Howard
Roberts, Adam. Salt. $14.95.
British trade paperback sf; second printing. Wraparound cover art by Chris Moore.
[Roland]. The Song of Roland. $8.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1963 translation by W. S. Merwin. Introduction by Merwin. A Modern Library Classic.
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn. see [Star Trek: Enterprise]
Sheffield, Charles. The Spheres of Heaven. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 2001 hardcover sf. Cover art by Bob Eggleton.
Smith, Dean Wesley. see [Star Trek: Enterprise]
[Star Trek] Ward, Dayton. In the Name of Honor. $6.99.
Paperback tv-based sf. Star Trek 97.
[Star Trek: Enterprise] Smith, Dean Wesley & Kristine Kathryn Rusch. Enterprise: By the Book. $6.99.
Paperback tv-based sf.
[Star Trek: S.C.E.] [Ordover, John J., editor]. Have Tech, Will Travel. $6.99.
Paperback original anthology, reprinting (in paper for the first time) four e-text novels about Starfleet Corps of Engineers by Smith (Dean Wesley), DeCandido, Golden (Christie), and Ward & Dilmore. Star Trek: S.C.E. Book 1.
[Tolkien, J. R. R.]. see [cd]
Twain, Mark. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court. $7.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1889 hardcover time-travel. Introduction by Roy Blount, Jr. Period illustrations by Daniel Carter Beard. A Modern Library Classic.
[Ultima] Andrews, Austen. Masquerade. $6.99.
Paperback game-based fantasy. Ultima: The Technocrat War 2: sequel to Machinations ($6.50). Cover art by Jerry Vanderstelt.
Willis, Connie. Passage. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 2001 hardcover sf. Cover art by Royce M. Becker.
[audio] Mosley, Walter. Futureland: Nine Stories of an Imminent World. $24.95.
Abridged reading by Richard Allen. Approximately six hours on four cassettes.
[cd] [Tolkien, J. R. R.] Shore, Howard. The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Rings. $19.98.
[dvd] [Aardman] Lord, Peter and Nick Park. Chicken Run. $26.99.
1 hour 24 minutes. 1.85:1 widescreen. Includes behind-the-scenes featurettes, trailers, production notes, DVD-ROM interactive games, and more. English 5.1 DTS Surround, Dolby Surround, and 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround.
[dvd] [Aardman]. Creature Comforts. $9.99.
35 minutes. Mostly 1.33:1 full-frame. Includes clay animation shorts 'Creature Comforts' (1.85:1 widescreen), 'Wat's Pig', 'Not Without My Handbag', and 'Adam'.
[dvd] Luhrmann, Baz. Moulin Rouge. $29.98.
128 minutes. Widescreen. Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo, Jim Broadbent. Screenplay by Luhrmann and Craig Pearce. English 5.1 DTS, English 5.1 Dolby Surround, Spanish Dolby Surround. Production commentary. Second DVD includes music videos, extended versions of several dance sequences, trailers, and more.
[dvd] [Disney] Selick, Henry. Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas. $22.99.
76 minutes. 1.66:1 widescreen. Includes deleted material, trailers, posters, commentary, still frame gallery, behind-the-scenes Making of the Film feature, and more. Plus two shorts by Tim Burton: 'Vincent' and the previously unreleased uncut version of 'Frankenweenie'. English DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround, French Audio, Spanish subtitles.
[dvd] Burton, Tim. Planet of the Apes. $29.98.
Approximately 124 minutes. 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen. Mark Wahlberg, Tim Roth. Screenplay by William Broyles, Jr. and Lawrence Konner & Mark Rosenthal. Score by Danny Elfman. Includes commentaries by Burton and Elfman, documentaries, extended scenes, music video, gallery, trailers, and more. English 5.1 DTS, English 5.1 Dolby Surround, Spanish Dolby Surround. English subtitles.
[dvd] [PDI/Dreamworks] Adamson, Andre and Vicky Jenson. Shrek. $26.99.
1 hour 33 minutes. Two versions on two DVDs: 1.33:1 full-frame and 1.78:1 anamorphic widescreen. Screenplay by Ted Elliott and terry Rossio, based on novel by William Steig. DVD 1 has English 5.1 Dolby Digital, English, Spanish and French Dolby Surround soundtracks; DVD 2 English, Spanish, and French 5.1 Dolby Digital, English Dolby Surround, English 5.1 DTS Surround. English, Spanish, and French subtitles. Over 11 hours of bonus features: commentary, trailers, games, and more.
[Fantasy and Science Fiction] Van Gelder, Gordon, editor. F&SF. Volume 102, Number 2, Whole Number 603. February 2002. $3.50.
Digest. Fiction by Finch, Joyce, Sheckley, Wilhelm, Williamson, and others. Reviews by de Lint and Hand. Film column by Shepard. Science essay by Benford and Malarte. Cover art by Michael Garland.

New Books received 8 - 14 Dec 2001

Almond, David. Skellig. $4.99.
Paperback reprint 1998 British hardcover young adult fantasy. Cover art by Cliff Nielsen.
Anderson, K[evin] J. Captain Nemo. $23.00.
Hardcover sf adventure pastiche. Jacket art by Keith Birdsong,
[Barker, Clive] Winter, Douglas. Clive Barker: The Dark Fantastic: The Authorized Biography. $43.00.
British hardcover biography. Includes eight pages of color photos. Primary and Secondary Bibliographies.
Bischoff, David. see [Farscape]
Bowen, Rhys. Evan Can Wait. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 2001 hardcover Welsh mystery. Constable Evans 5. Cover art by Hiroko.
Brooks, Terry. The Druid of Shannara. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1991 hardcover fantasy; 17th printing, new price. Heritage of Shannara 2. New series cover art by Steve Stone
Brooks, Terry. The Elf Queen of Shannara. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1992 hardcover fantasy; 16th printing, new price. Heritage of Shannara 3. New series cover art by Steve Stone
[Buffy, the Vampire Slayer] Golden, Christopher and Nancy Holder. Buffy, the Vampire Slayer: The Watcher's Guide. $17.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1998 trade paperback nonfiction; 14th printing, new price.
Christie, Agatha. Endless Night. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1967 hardcover mystery; second American paperback publisher. Cover photo by Jill Enfield.
Christie, Agatha. Murder in the Mews. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1931 hardcover mystery; 28th printing. Hercule Poirot 17. New series cover art by Richard Waldrep.
Christie, Agatha. The Underdog and Other Stories. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1926 hardcover collection; 18th printing. Hercule Poirot 27. New series cover art by Richard Waldrep.
Christie, Agatha. Elephants Can Remember. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1972 hardcover mystery; 29th printing. Hercule Poirot 38. New series cover art by Richard Waldrep.
[Clancy, Tom] Perry, Steve. CyberNation. $7.99.
Paperback shared-world technothriller. Tom Clancy's Net Force a6.
[Clarke, Arthur C.] Preuss, Paul. Venus Prime 6. $14.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1991 paperback sf (then as Venus Prime 6 The Shining Ones), based on 1964 short story by Clarke. Cover art by Jim Burns.
Date, S. V. Smokeout. $6.50.
Paperback mystery (Florida). Cover art by Mike Wiggins.
Day, David. see [J. R. R. Tolkien]
Day, Dianne. The Strange Files of Fremont Jones. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1995 hardcover historical mystery; seventh printing, new price. Fremont Jones 1.
Day, Dianne. Fire and Fog. $6.50.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover historical mystery; fifth printing, new price. Fremont Jones 2.
[DeCles, Jon as] 'Mason Powell'. For the Love of a Green-Eyed Piano Player. $22.99.
On-demand trade paperback gay crime (1988 San Francisco).
[Doctor Who]. see [cd]
Enquist, Per Olov. The Royal Physician's Visit. $26.95.
Hardcover translation by Tiina Nunnally of 1999 Danish hardcover (as Livlakarens besok) historical (1760s Denmark).
'Fairbanks, Nancy'. see Nancy Herndon
[Farscape] Bischoff, David. Ship of Ghosts. $6.99.
Paperback tv-based sf. Farscape 3.
Frazer, Margaret. The Squire's Tale. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 2000 hardcover historical (1442 England) mystery. Sister Frevisse 10. Cover art by Warren Madill of Meiklejohn
Golden, Christopher. see [Buffy, the Vampire Slayer]
Goodkind, Terry. see [audio]
Griffin, Eric. see [World of Darkness]
Guest, Lady Charlotte E., translator. The Mabinogion. $2.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 trade paperback reprint 1906 hardcover collection Welsh tales; new printing, new price. A Dover Thrift Edition. Adds Lady Guest's translation of 'Taliesin'.
[Herndon, Nancy as] 'Nancy Fairbanks'. Truffled Feathers. $5.99.
Paperback culinary mystery (New York). Culinary Mystery 2: includes eight recipes.
Holder, Nancy. see [Buffy, the Vampire Slayer]
Jakubowski, Maxim, editor. Murder Through the Ages. $17.00.
British paperback reprint 2000 hardcover original anthology, with 25 historical mystery stories by Aird, Davis, Doherty, Keating, Lovesey, Marston, Morson, Tremayne, and others. Cover art by Clifford Harper.
Jecks, Michael. The Tournament of Blood. $15.00.
British paperback reprint 2001 hardcover historical (1322 Okehampton) mystery. West Country 11. Cover art by Danuta Mayer.
Jecks, Michael. The Sticklepath Strangler. $43.00.
British hardcover historical (1322 Devonshire) mystery. West Country 12. Jacket art by Danuta Mayer.
Johnston, Lynn. All About April: Our Little Girl Grows Up!. $10.95.
Trade paperback collection comic strips commentary. A For Better or For Worse Special Edition.
Jones, Neil. see [Warhammer 40,000]
Joshi, S. T. see [H. P. Lovecraft]
Joyce, Graham. Smoking Poppy. $23.00.
Hardcover dark thriller.
Kipling, Rudyard. Kim. $4.95.
Paperback reprint 1901 hardcover; 13th printing, new price. Introduction by Morton N. Cohen.
Kipling, Rudyard. The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stories. $1.50.
Trade paperback reprint 1994 trade paperback collection five stories; new printing, new price.
Leiber, Fritz. The Second Book of Lankhmar. $21.00.
British trade paperback omnibus, collecting the final three volumes of this heroic fantasy series: The Swords of Lankhmar (1968), Swords and Ice Magic (1977), The Knight and Knave of Swords (1988). Fantasy Masterworks 24. Cover art by Chris Moore.
Levinson, Paul. Borrowed Tides. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 2001 hardcover sf. Cover art by Vincent di Fate.
[Lovecraft, H. P.] Joshi, S. T. and David E. Schultz. An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia. $75.00.
Hardcover nonfiction. No discount.
Macias, Patrick. TokyoScope: The Japanese Cult Film Companion. $19.95.
Trade paperback nonfiction. Foreword by Kinji Fukasaku. Afterword by Takashi Miike. Cover art and illustrations by Happy Ujihashi
Marston, Edward. The Elephants of Norwich. $15.00.
British paperback reprint 2000 hardcover historical (11th Century Norfolk) mystery. Domesday Book 11.
Marston, Edward. The Amorous Nightingale. $15.00.
British paperback reprint 2000 hardcover historical (1666 London) mystery. Restoration 2.
MacLeod, Ken. Cosmonaut Keep. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 2000 British hardcover sf. Engines of Light 1. Cover art by Stephan Martiniere.
O'Brian, Patrick. see [audio]
Perry, Steve. see [Clancy, Tom]
Peters, Ellis. Death Mask. $17.00.
British paperback reprint 1959 British hardcover mystery; sixth printing. Cover art by Adam Willis.
Peters, Ellis. Flight of a Witch. $15.00.
British paperback reprint 1964 British hardcover mystery; seventh printing. Felse 3. Cover art by Adam Willis.
Peters, Ellis. The Dominic Felse Omnibus. $24.00.
British trade paperback omnibus reprint 1991 trade paperback omnibus; fifth printing. Collects three mystery novels: Mourning Raga (1969), The Piper on the Mountain (1966), and Death to the Landlords (1972).
Peters, Ellis. Holiday with Violence. $17.00.
British paperback reprint 1953 British hardcover mystery; sixth printing. Cover art by Adam Willis.
Piraro, Dan. Life is Strange and So Are You: A Bizarro Sunday Treasury. $15.95.
Trade paperback collection color Sunday comic panels, with commentary.
'Powell, Mason'. see Jon DeCles
Pratchett, Terry. Maskerade. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1995 British hardcover comic fantasy; seventh printing, new price. Discworld 18.
Pratchett, Terry. Hogfather. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 British hardcover comic fantasy; sixth printing, new price. Discworld 20.
Preuss, Paul. see [Clarke, Arthur C.]
Pringle, David. see [Warhammer 40,000]
Pronzini, Bill. Bleeders. $24.00.
Hardcover mystery. Jacket art by Tony Greco and Associates. Nameless Detective 27.
Pronzini, Bill. Starvation Camp. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1984 hardcover mystery (Alaska).
Reeves-Stevens, Judith and Garfield. see [Star Trek Deep Space Nine]
Reid, Howard. Arthur the Dragon King: How a Barbarian Nomad Became Britain's Greatest Hero. $19.00.
British trade paperback reprint 2001 British hardcover nonfiction. Eight pages of color photos.
'Roe, Caroline'. see Medora Sale
Rowe, Rosemary. Murder in the Forum. $15.00.
British paperback reprint 2001 British hardcover historical (187AD Roman Britain) mystery. Libertus 3. Cover art by Sally Taylor.
[Rowling, J. K]. see [cd]
Saberhagen, Fred. The First Swords: The Book of Swords Volumes 1, 2, & 3. $17.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1999 trade paperback omnibus, collecting three novels from 1983 and 1984; second printing, new price.
[Sale, Medora as] 'Caroline Roe'. A Potion for a Widow. $6.50.
Paperback historical (1354 Spain/Sardinia) mystery. Isaac of Girona 5. Cover art by Jeff Barson.
Schultz, David E. see [H. P. Lovecraft]
Scott, Jerry and Jim Borgman. Big Honkin' Zits: A Zits Treasury. $14.95.
Trade paperback omnibus reprint two comic strip collections: Don't Roll Your Eyes at Me, Young Man! ($9.95) and Are We an 'Us'? ($10.95). Sunday strips now in color. Includes 14 pages of cast profiles with color illustrations.
Shelley, Rick. Return to Camerein. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1998 paperback military sf; second printing, new price. Cover art by Edwin Herter.
[Spider-Man] Straczynski, J. Michael. The Amazing Spider-Man: Coming Home. $15.95.
Trade paperback graphic story collection, reprinting the beginning of Straczynski's stories from issues 30-35. Art by Romita Jr (pencils) and Hanna (inks).
"Straczynski rethinks and questions assumptions about the Spider-Man premise, and develops unexpected consequences, while finding ways to make Peter Parker contemporary. Great storytelling and character building wedded to strong art from Romita and Hanna. Recommended."e;--Dave
[Star Trek: The Next Generation] Vornholt, John. The Genesis Wave: Book Three. $23.95.
Hardcover movie-related sf. sequel to Book One ($6.99) and Book Two ($6.99). Jacket art by Dru Blair.
[Star Trek Deep Space Nine] Reeves-Stevens, Judith and Garfield. Millennium: The Fall of Terok Nor/The War of the Prophets/Inferno. $15.95.
Trade paperback omnibus reprint 2000 paperback tv-related sf.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. David Balfour. $25.00.
Hardcover reprint 1893 hardcover adventure. Jacket art and color plates by N. C. Wyeth from 1924, newly rephotographed. A Scribner Illustrated Classic.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Kidnapped. $28.00.
Hardcover reprint 1886 hardcover adventure. Jacket art and color plates by N. C. Wyeth from 1913, newly rephototographed. A Scribner Illustrated Classic.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Treasure Island. $28.00.
Hardcover reprint 1881 hardcover adventure; 19th printing. Cover art and illustrations by N. C. Wyeth (1911). A Scribner Illustrated Classic.
Straczynski, J. Michael. see [Spider-Man]
[Tolkien, J. R. R.] Henry Beard and Douglas C. Kenny. Bored of the Rings. $12.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1969 paperback parody; 12th printing, new price.
Tolkien, J. R. R. The Return of the King. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1955 British hardcover fantasy; 94th printing. Movie tie-in cover.
[Tolkien, J. R. R.] Day, David. Tolkien's Ring. $12.98.
Hardcover reprint 1994 British hardcover nonfiction. Jacket art and illustrations by Alan Lee.
Trudeau, G. B. The Revolt of the English Majors. $14.95.
Trade paperback collection Sunday and daily Doonesbury comic strips.
Vornholt, John. see [Star Trek: The Next Generation]
[Warhammer 40,000] Jones, Neil and David Pringle, editors. Deathwing. $6.95.
Paperback reprint 1990 British paperback game-based military fantasy original anthology, with 10 stories by Abnett, Constantine, Watson, and others. Cover art by Paul Dainton.
Watterson, Bill. Calvin and Hobbes: Sunday Pages 1985-1995. $12.95.
Trade paperback collection Sunday comic strips with commentary. An Exhibition Catalogue.
Watt-Evans, Lawrence. Night of Madness. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 2000 hardcover fantasy. Ethshar 7. Cover art by Daniel Horne.
Weber, David. The Excalibur Alternative. $21.00.
Hardcover transtemporal military sf. Jacket art by Patrick Turner.
Willis, Connie. Fire Watch. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1986 hardcover collection 12 stories; third printing, new price.
Winter, Douglas. see [Barker, Clive]
[World of Darkness] Griffin, Eric. Widow's Weed. $6.50.
Paperback game-based dark fantasy. World of Darkness: Vampire: Clan Novel Trilogy: Tremere 2. Cover art by John van Fleet.
[cd] [Doctor Who] Nation, Terry with Dennis Spooner. The Daleks' Master Plan. $34.99.
Digitally remastered soundtrack to partially-lost 1965 television adventure, featuring William Hartnell (the First Doctor), with new linking narration by Peter Purves (Steven Taylor). Also includes single-episode "Mission to the Unknown', which preceded this long (12-part) serial. 5 hours 20 minutes on five CDs.
[audio] Goodkind, Terry. The Pillars of Creation. $29.95.
Abridged reading by Jim Bond. The Sword of Truth 7. Approximately nine hours on six cassettes.
[audio] O'Brian, Patrick. The Nutmeg of Consolation. $25.00.
Abridged reading by Tim Pigott-Smith. Aubrey/Maturin 14. Approximately five hours on three cassette
[audio] O'Brian, Patrick. The Truelove. $25.00.
Abridged reading by Tim Pigott-Smith. Aubrey/Maturin 15. Approximately five hours on three cassette
[cd] [Rowling, J. K.] Williams, John. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. $18.98.
Not the special edition, lacks game card.
[Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine] Jordan, Cathleen, ed. Alfred Hitchcock's. Volume 47, Number 2, February 2002. $3.50.
Digest. Fiction by Alexander, Harford, Stevens, Train, Woodward, and others. Editorial by Nevins (about Oscar Train). Book reviews by Mary Cannon. Cover art by Miles Hyman.
[Analog Science Fiction and Fact] Schmidt, Stanley, editor. Analog. Volume 122, Number 2, February 2002. $3.50.
Digest. Second part of serial novel by Sawyer. Short fiction by Lerner and others. Science Fact column by Lovett. Reviews by Easton. Cover art by N. Taylor Blanchard.
[Asimov's Science Fiction] Dozois, Gardner, editor. Asimov's SF. Volume 26, Number 2, Whole Number 313. February 2002. $3.50.
Digest. Fiction by Landis, Steele, Tan, and others. Poetry by Boston, Irvine, and tohers. Editorial by Silverberg. Movie column by James Patrick Kelly. Book reviews by Di Filippo. Cover art by Ron Miller.
[Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine] Hutchings, Janet, editor. Ellery Queen's. Volume 119, Number 2, Whole Number 726. February 2002.. $3.50.
Digest. Fiction by Faherty, Hoch, Olson, Owens, Turnbull, and others. Book reviews by Breen. Cover art by John Bowdren.
[Interzone] Pringle, David, editor. Interzone 173, November 2001. $5.95.

New Books received 1 - 7 Dec 2001

Abbott, Edwin A. The Annotated Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions. $30.00.
Hardcover annotated reprint 1884 British hardcover math fantasy. Introduction and notes by Ian Stewart.
[anonymous, editor]. A Knight's Vow. $6.99.
Paperback original anthology, with four medieval romance novelettes by Campbell, Kurland, Potter, and Simmons.
Asaro, Catherine. The Saga of the Skolian Empire 7: Spherical Harmonic. $27.95.
Hardcover sf romance. sequel to The Radiant Seas (). Jacket art by John Harris.
[Ballard, J. G.] Sinclair, Iain. Crash. $12.95.
Trade paperback film criticism. David Cronenberg's Post-mortem on J. G. Ballard's 'Trajectory of Fate'. A BFI Modern Classic. Many stills, both color and black-and-white.
Beman, Donald. Dead Love. $5.99.
Paperback horror.
Buchwald, Art. Stella in Heaven: Almost a Novel. $12.00.
Trade paperback reprint 2000 hardcover comic relationship-after-death novel. Cover design b Honi Werner.
Davidson, Avram [Davis, Grania and Henry Wessells, editor]. The Other Nineteenth Century. $27.95.
Hardcover collection 23 stories (one with Cynthia Goldstone, one with Michael Swanwick). Afterword by Grania Davis. Jacket art by Tom Kidd.
Dickens, Charles. A Christmas Carol and Other Stories. $7.95.
Trade paperback collection 3 novellas (in addition to the title novelette, includes 'The Chimes' and 'The Haunted Man'). A Modern Library Classic. Introduction by John Irving.
Hildebrandt, Gregory. Greg and Tim Hildebrandt: The Tolkien Years. $24.95.
Trade paperback art book. Includes sketches, reference photos, and pull out poster.
Hodgson, William Hope. All Gothic 1: The Boats of the Glen Garrig & The House on the Borderlan. $22.99.
On-demand trade paperback omnibus 1907 1908 British hardcover weird fantasy. 'Carrig' misspelled consistently as 'Garrig' through the volume.
Jansson, Tove. Moomintrolls 8: Moominpappa's Memoirs. $5.95.
Digest paperback reprint 1994 translation by Thomas Warburton of 1968 Finnish (originally as Mumminpappans memoarer); 5th printing, new price. Cover art and illustrations by the author.
King, Stephen. Dreamcatcher. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 2001 hardcover dark fantasy. Cover art by Tom Hallman.
King, J. Robert. Lancelot du Lethe. $25.95.
Hardcover Arthurian fantasy. sequel to Mad Merlin (). Jacket art by Gary Ruddell.
[Lackey, Mercedes] Helfers, John and Denise Little, editors. The Valdemar Companion. $24.95.
Hardcover original anthology, with articles, maps, concordance, discography, interviews, and an original novella by Lackey. Jacket art by Jody A. Lee.
Landis, Geoffrey. Impact Parameter and Other Quantum Realities. $24.95.
Hardcover collection 16 stories. Introduction by Joe Haldeman. Afterword by the author. Wraparound jacket art by Bob Eggleton.
Maguire, Gregory. Four Stupid Cupids. $4.95.
Digest paperback reprint 2000 hardcover young adult fantasy. Cover art by Mark Elliott. illustrations by Elaine Clayton.
Malloy, John. Amnesia. $9.95.
Trade paperback graphic novel.
Maney, Mabel. Kiss the Girls and Make Them Spy: An Original Jane Bond Parody. $14.00.
Paperback parody. Cover art by Brad Hamann.
Norton, Andre. The Gates to Witch World. $27.95.
Hardcover omnibus reprinting the first three Witch World novels: Witch World (1963, Web of the Witch World (1964), and Year of the Unicorn (1965). Introduction by C. J. Cherryh. Jacket art by Mark Harrison.
Oates, Joyce Carol. Beasts. $15.95.
Hardcover horror.
Park, Severna. The Annunciate. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1999 hardcover science fantasy. Uncredited cover art by D. M. Bowers.
Pope, Elizabeth Marie. The Perilous Gard. $18.00.
Hardcover reprint 1974 hardcover young adult fantasy. New jacket art by Cynthia von Buhler. Illustrations by Richard Cuffari. A Newbery Honor Book.
Powers, Tim. Dinner at Deviant's Palace. $40.00.
Hardcover reprint 1984 paperback. 1 of 750 signed/numbered copies. Jacket art by J. K. Potter.
Sarrantonio, Al, editor. Redshift: Extreme Visions of Speculative Fiction. $24.95.
Hardcover original anthology, with 30 stories by Asaro, Barrett, Baxter, Benford, Cacek, Dann, Di Filippo, Disch, Hand, Haldeman, Hoffman, Kelly, Koja & Malzberg, Le Guin, Mayhar, Moorcock, Morrell, Niven, Oates, Reed, Rucker & Shirley, Sarrantonio, Schneider, Simmons, Smith (Michael Marshall), Turtledove, Vardeman, Wells (Catherine), Whitton, and Wolfe.
Schuiten, Francois and Benoit Peeters. Cities of the Fantastic: Brusel. $19.95.
Hardcover translation by Joe Johnson of 1992 Belgian graphic novel.
Silverberg, Robert. Tom O'Bedlam. $14.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1985 hardcover sf.
Sinclair, Iain. Landor's Tower, or The Imaginary Conversations. $24.95.
Hardcover reprint 2001 British hardcover literary thriller. Jacket art by Dave McKean.
Sinclair, Iain. Lud Heat and Suicide Bridge. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1998 British trade paperback omnibus reprint 1975 1978 novellas. Introduction by Moorcock. Cover art by Dave McKean.
Sinclair, Iain. Radon Daughters. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1994 British hardcover. Cover art by Dave McKean.
Sinclair, Iain. White Chappell, Scarlet Tracings. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1987 British hardcover ripper novel. Cover art by Dave McKean.
Smith, L. Neil. The American Zone. $27.95.
Hardcover alternate history. sequel to The Probability Broach (). Wraparound jacket art by Stephan Martiniere.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. The Black Arrow. $3.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1888 British hardcover young adult adventure. A Dover Juvenile Classic. Cover art by Jeff A. Menges.
Stevenson, Robert Louis. The Body Snatcher and Other Tales. $1.50.
Trade paperback collection three stories: 'The Body Snatcher' (1884), 'The Merry Men' (1882), and 'The Bottle Imp' (1891). A Dover Thrift Edition. Cover art from painting by Caspar David Friedrich.
[Tolkien, J. R. R.] Duriez, Colin. Tolkien and the Lord of the Rings: A Guide to Middle-earth. $17.00.
Trade paperback literary criticism. Cover art by Rodney Matthews.
[Tolkien, J. R. R.] Carpenter, Humphrey. J. R. R. Tolkien: A Biography. $14.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1987 rev 1977 hardcover biography.
Viereck, George Sylvester and Paul Eldridge. My First Two Thousand Years: The Autobiography of the Wandering Jew. $20.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1928 hardcover historical fantasy.
Vinge, Vernor [Frenkel, James, editor]. True Names and the Opening of the Cyberspace Frontier. $14.95.
Trade paperback anthology, includes the title novelette, with nine essays by Ford, May, Morningstar & Farmer, Stallman, and others. Afterword by Marvin Minsky. Cover art by Shelley Eshkar.
Walton, Jo. The King's Name. $25.95.
Hardcover fantasy. sequel to The King's Peace (). Wraparound jacket art by Julie Bell.
Watt-Evans, Lawrence. The Dragon Society. $27.95.
Hardcover fantasy. sequel to Dragon Weather (). Wraparound jacket art by Bob Eggleton.
Waugh, Sylvia. Space Race. $4.99.
Digest paperback reprint 2000 British hardcover young adult sf. Cover art by Martin Matje.
Wells, Martha. Wheel of the Infinite. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 2000 hardcover fantasy. Uncr wrap Cover art by Donato Giancola.
Yep, Laurence. When the Circus Came to Town. $14.95.
Hardcover young adult non-fantasy. Jacket art and illustrations by Suling Wang.
[audio] Adams, Douglas. Life, the Universe and Everything. $25.00.
Unabridged reading by the author. Approximately six hours on four cassettes.
[audio] Adams, Douglas. Mostly Harmless. $25.00.
Unabridged reading by Adams. Approximately six hours on four cassettes.
[audio] Adams, Douglas. The Restaurant at the End of the Universe. $25.00.
Unabridged reading by the author. Approximately six hours on four cassettes.
[audio] Adams, Douglas. So Long and Thanks for All the Fish. $25.00.
Unabridged reading by Adams. Approximately six hours on four cassettes.
[dvd] [Bradley, Marion Zimmer] Edel, Uli. The Mists of Avalon. $19.98.
183 minutes. Screenplay by Gavin Scott. Anjelica Huston, Julianna Margulies, Joan Allen. Score by Lee Holdridge. English and French Dolby Surround 5.1; English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese subtitles.
[dvd] [Disney]. Dumbo. $29.99.
64 minutes. Digitally remastered Dolby Digital 5.1. French and Spanish language tracks. Added short 'Elmer Elephant and the Flying Mouse'. Lots of extras.
[dvd] [Doctor Who] Moffatt, Peter. Doctor Who: The Five Doctors. $24.98.
102 minutes. Peter Davison, Jon Pertwee, Patrick Troughton, Richard Hurdnall, Tom Baker, and William Hartnell. Teleplay by Terrance Dicks. Includes commentary by Davison and Dicks, 33 minutes of soundtrack music by Peter Howell of Radiophonic Workshop.
[dvd] [Doctor Who]. The Doctor Who Collection. $39.98.
224 minutes. Boxed set 3 dvds: Doctor Who and the Daleks, Daleks: Invasion Earth 2150 A.D., and Dalekmania.
[dvd] [Doctor Who] Fleming, Gordon. Doctor Who and the Daleks. $19.98.
83 minutes. 2.35:1 widescreen. Peter Cushing, Roy Castle, Jennie Linden, Roberta Tovey. Screenplay by Milton Subotsky and Max J. Rosenberg, from teleplay by Terry Nation. Dolby Digital mono. Trailer, posters and stills, A History of Doctor Who, and more.
[dvd] Howard, Ron. Willow. $26.98.
126 minutes. 2.35:1 widescreen. Val Kilmer, Joanne Whalley, Warwick Davis, Billy Barty, Jean Marsh. Screenplay by Bob Dolman, based on story by George Lucas. Score by James Horner. English 5.1 Dolby Surround, English Dolby Surround, Spanish Dolby Surround; English subtitles.
[dvd] Rush, Richard. The Stunt Man: Limited Edition. $34.98.
[dvd] Rush, Richard. The Stunt Man. $19.98.
130 minutes. 1.85:1 widescreen. Peter O'Toole, Steve Railsback, Barbara Hershey. Screenplay by Lawrence B Marcus, based on novel by Paul Brodeur. Score by Domnic Frontiere. Trailers, deleted scenes, production & advertising art, screenplay and notes.
[cd] [Rowling, J. K.] Williams, John. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. $18.97.
73:36, 19 tracks. Booklet folds out into poster.
[cd] Sheffield, Charles. Heritage Universe 2: Divergence. $19.95.
Unabridged reading by Geoffrey Howard. Approximately 9.5 hours on one CD -- in mp3 format.
[cd] Tolkien, J. R. R. [The Mind's Eye]. The Lord of the Rings. $59.95.
1979 Full-cast dramatization. Approximately 12 hours on 9 CDs in pine box.
[Locus] Brown, Charles N., editor. Locus 491, Vol.47 No.6, December 2001. $4.95.
Interviews with Walter Mosley and Shaun Tan. Obituaries for Dorothy Dunnett, Josh Kirby, Gray Morrow, and others. Reviews by Wolfe, Miller, Gevers, Sheehan, Dellamonica, Cushman, Haber, and others. Winners 2000 World Fantasy Awards. Forthcoming Books through September 2002.
[calendar] [Buffy, the Vampire Slayer]. Buffy, the Vampire Slayer: 2001-2002 Calendar. $13.99.
[calendar] [Buffy, the Vampire Slayer]. Buffy, the Vampire Slayer: 2001-2002 17-month Locker Calendar. $9.99.

Audio and video received December 2001

Magazines received December 2001

Calendars received December 2001

Please note that 2002 calendars are no longer in stock, and are listed here solely as a record of what we had received.


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