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November 1998 Releases


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New Books received November 1998


New Books received 21 - 27 November 1998

Alexander, Lloyd. Prydain 2: The Black Cauldron. $5.50.
Trade paperback reprint 1965 hardcover, third trade paperback edition from this publisher, 38th printing. Cover art from previous mass paperback, adapted here to the larger format.
[Animorphs] K. A. Applegate. Animorphs 21-24 Boxed Set. $19.96.
Boxed set The Threat The Solution The Pretender The Suspicion.
[Animorphs] K. A. Applegate. Animorphs 24: The Suspicion. $4.99.
Digest paperback. Cover art by David B. Mattingly.
[Animorphs] K. A. Applegate. Animorphs: The Hork-Bajir Chronicles. $12.95.
Hardcover. The first Animorphs hardcover! Complete with bottom-of-page flip-art. Jacket art by Romas Kukalis.
Black, Andy, editor. Necronomicon Book Two: The Journal of Horror and Erotic Cinema. $17.95.
Trade paperback non-fiction magazine.
Block, Lawrence. Bernie Rhodenbarr 5: The Burglar Who Painted Like Mondriaan. $23.95.
Hardcover reprint 1993 hardcover (not 1993 as copyright would have you believe).
[Buffy, the Vampire Slayer] Jan Gabriel. Meet the Stars of Buffy the Vampire Slayer: An Unauthorized Biography. $3.99.
Paperback. Sixteen pages of color photos.
Dann, Jack and Gardner Dozois, editors. Nanotech. $5.99.
Paperback anthology, reprinting stories by stories by Baxter, Bear, Di Filippo, Egan, Flynn, Goonan, Kress, Marusek, and McDonald (Ian); and a poem by Landis.
Dozois, Gardner, editor. The Good Old Stuff: Adventure SF in the Grand Tradition. $17.95.
Trade paperback anthology, reprinting stories by Aldiss, Anderson, Brackett, de Camp, Dickson, Kornbluth, Le Guin, Leiber, Leinster, Piper, Schmitz, Smith (Cordwainer), Tiptree, Vance, van Vogt and Zelazny. Cover art by Ed Emshwiller from the 1959 Ace Books Galactic Derelict.
[DreamWorks] Jane Yolen. The Prince of Egypt: Classic Edition. $8.99.
Hardcover. Same as previously listed, distributed through Thomas Nelson.
[Doctor Who] Trevor Baxendale. The Eighth Doctor 16: The Janus Conjunction. $5.95.
British paperback.
Farmer, Philip Jose, et al. Naked Came the Farmer. $12.95.
Trade paperback Round-Robin Rural Romance and Murder Mystery. Nancy Atherton among the et al.
Furlong, Nicola. A Hemorrhaging of Souls. $6.99.
Paperback Vancouver opera mystery.
Golden, Christopher. Shadow Saga 3: Of Masques and Martyrs. $5.99.
Paperback sequel to Of Saints and Shadows () Angel Souls and Devil Hearts (). DaniloDucak
Goodkind, Terry. The Sword of Truth Boxed Set. $21.97.
Boxed set Wizard's First Rule Stone of Tears Blood of the Fold.
Grafton, John. Classic Ghost Stories. $2.00.
Trade paperback anthology, reprinting eleven classic ghost stories by Collins, Dickens, James (Henry), James (M. R.), Le Fanu, O'Brien, Stevenson, Wilkins and others. A Dover Thrift Edition.
Gribbin, John. The Case of the Missing Neutrinos and Other Curious Phenomena of the Universe. $22.00.
Hardcover non-fiction.
Hirschfeld, Al. Hirschfeld On Line. $49.95.
Hardcover art book.
Hollander, Nicole. My Cat's Not Fat, He's Just Big-Boned. $9.95.
Trade paperback comic strip collection, featuring the cats from Sylvia.
Johnson, Oliver. The Lightbringer Trilogy 2: The Nations of the Night. $16.95.
Trade paperback sequel to The Forging of the Shadows (). Cover art by Paul Youll.
Keesey, Pam, editor. Daughters of Darkness: Lesbian Vampire Stories. $14.95.
Trade paperback revised reprint 1993 trade paperback anthology, same stories by
Kent, Alexander. Richard Bolitho 4: Sloop of War. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1972 British hardcover historical (1778) naval novel. Cover art by Geoffrey Huband.
Kent, Alexander. Richard Bolitho 5: To Glory We Steer. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1968 British hardcover historical (1782) naval novel. Cover art by Geoffrey Huband.
Kent, Alexander. Richard Bolitho 6: Command a King's Ship. $13.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1973 British hardcover historical (1784) naval novel. Cover art by Geoffrey Huband.
Lumley, Brian. Necroscope 3: The Source. $26.95.
Hardcover reprint 1989 paperback. Jacket art by Bob Eggleton.
Manley, Roger, editor. The End is Near: Visions of Apocalypse, Millennium and Utopia. $49.95.
Hardcover art book. Includes essays by Stephen Jay Gould, the Dalai Lama and others.
Manley, Roger, editor. The End is Near: Visions of Apocalypse, Millennium and Utopia. $34.95.
Trade paperback art book. See above.
Macleod, Charlotte. Sarah Kelling & Max Bittersohn 12: The Balloon Man. $23.00.
Hardcover, Jacket art by Mark Hess.
McNaughton, Brian. The Throne of Bones. $35.00.
1997 small press hardcover coll. Introduction by Alan Rodgers; Afterword by S. T. Joshi. Illustrations by Jamie Oberschlake.
Sargent, Pamela. Climb the Wind: A Novel of Another America. $25.00.
Hardcover. Jacket art by Kazuhiko Sano.
[The Siege] Lewis Gannett. The Siege. $6.50.
Paperback novelization of screenplay by Lawrence Wright and Menno Meyjes & Edward Zwick. Includes eight pages of black & white stills
[Star Wars] Stephen J. Sansweet with Daniel Wallace and Josh Ling. Anakin Skywalker: The Story of Darth Vader: Star Wars Masterpiece Edition. $75.00.
Gift box with hardcover and 13" doll.
Tolkien, J. R. R. Father Christmas Letters [mini-book]. $5.95.
Mini-book abridged reprint 1976 British hardcover. 1925-30, 1937.
[Tolkien, J. R. R.] Terry Donaldson. The Lord of the Rings Oracle. $24.95.
Boxed gift set 'Mystical Pack with Middle-earth Cards, Map and Ring for Divination and Revelation'.
White, T. H. Mistress Masham's Repose. $24.95.
Hardcover reprint 1947 hardcover. New jacket art, illustrations and color endpaper map by Martin Hargreaves.
[Wild, Wild West] Robert Vaughan. The Wild Wild West 3: The Night of the Assassin. $5.99.
Wood, N. Lee. Faraday's Orphans. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 trade paperback.

New Books received 14 - 20 November 1998

Asaro, Catherine. The Last Hawk. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. The Saga of the Skolian Empire 3. Cover art by Ron Walotsky.
[Baum, L. Frank] Aljean Harmetz. The Making of The Wizard of Oz. $14.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1977 hardcover. New 1998 Preface added to 1989 Preface. Introduction by Margaret Hamilton.
Bloch, Robert. Psycho. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1959 hardcover; third printing, new remake movie tie-in cover.
Carter, Angela. Shaking a Leg: Collected Writings. $15.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 British hardcover collection of essays. Cover art by Roxanna Bikadoroff.
[Gurney, James] Peter David. Dinotopia: The Maze. $3.99.
Digest paperback. Cover art by Michael Welply.
Douglas, Carole Nelson. Midnight Louie 8: Cat in a Golden Garland. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover.
[Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan] Larry Millett. Sherlock Holmes and the Ice Palace Murders. $23.95.
Hardcover pastiche, set in 1986 St Paul, Minnesota.
[Forgotten Realms] Troy Denning. Lost Empires 2: Faces of Deception. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Fred Fields.
Frakes, Jonathan with Dean Wesley Smith. The Abductors: Conspiracy. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Cover art by Gary Ruddell.
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel. A Country for Children. $40.00.
Reprint 1996 Colombian hardcover photography book. Essay by Garcia Marquez, translated by Edith Grossman. Presumably full title given inside the books is For the Sake of a Country within Reach of the Children.
Guiness, Alec. My Name Escapes Me: The Diary of a Retiring Actor. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British hardcover non-fiction.
Haggard, H. Rider. She. $8.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1887 British hardcover. Edited with Introduction and Notes by Daniel Karlin. An Oxford World's Classic.
Kay, Jeremy. The Secret Laboratory Journals of Dr. Victor Frankenstein. $17.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1995 hardcover. illustrations by the author.
Kingston, Maxine Hong. Hawai'i One Summer. $11.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1987 handmade hardcover collection essays. Photo Franco Salmoiraghi.
Koontz, Dean. Three Complete Novels: The Bad Place/Demon Seed/The Eyes of Darkness. $12.98.
Hardcover omnibus reprint The Bad Place (1990), Demon Seed (1973), The Eyes of Darkness (1981, then as by 'Leigh Nichols').
Jakubowski, Maxim, editor. The Mammoth Book of Historical Erotica. $10.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1998 British trade paperback mostly original anthology, with stories by Brite, Christian, de Noux, Roche, Taylor (Lucy) and others.
Marsh, Ngaio. Roderick Allen 2: Enter a Murderer. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1935 hardcover; second paperback publisher.
Matheson, Richard. Somewhere in Time. $13.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1975 hardcover (as Bid Time Return). Winner 1976 World Fantasy Award.
[Outer Limits] John Peel. The Outer Limits 7: The Nightmare. $3.99.
Digest paperback. Cover art by Peter Bollinger.
Parrish, Maxfield. Vignettes Boxed Set. $39.95.
Boxed set of four gift mini-hardcovers: The Magazine Covers, The Book Illustrations, The Art Prints, and The Advertisements. Limited to 7500 copies.
Payne, Michael H. The Blood Jaguar. $22.95.
Hardcover alternate animal American fantasy novel.
Pike, Christopher. Spooksville 23: Phone Fear. $3.99.
Digest paperback. Cover art by Broeck Steadman.
Piper, H. Beam. The Complete Fuzzy. $15.00.
Trade paperback omnibus, reprinting the novels Little Fuzzy (1962), Fuzzy Sapiens (1964, then as The Other Human Race). And Fuzzies and Other People (1984). Cover art by Michael Whelan.
Poe, Robert. The Black Cat. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. Cover art by Michael Koelsch.
[postcards] [Disney/Pixar]. A Bug's Life Postcard Book. $9.95.
Thirty color postcards, stills from the film.
Saberhagen, Fred. Berserker Fury. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. Cover art by Martin Andrews.
Sadamoto, Yoshiyuki. Neon Genesis Evangelion 1. $15.95.
Trade paperback manga graphic novel. English adaptation by Fred Burke.
Scarborough, Elizabeth Ann. The Lady in the Loch. $19.95.
Hardcover historical dark fantasy with Sir Walter Scott.
[Star Wars] William C. Dietz. Star Wars: Dark Forces [3]: Jedi Knight. $24.95.
Hardcover. Jacket art and full-page color plates by Dave Dorman.
[Star Wars] George Lucas. Star Wars: A New Hope: Facsimile Script. $18.95.
Trade paperback revised reprint 1997 trade paperback.
[Star Wars] Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan. Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back: Facsimile Script. $18.95.
Trade paperback revised reprint 1997 trade paperback.
[Star Wars] Lawrence Kasdan and George Lucas. Star Wars: Return of the Jedi: Facsimile Script. $18.95.
Trade paperback revised reprint 1997 trade paperback. Facsimile of the final shooting scripts, with Special Edition changes notated on insert pages. Differently typeset versions of these screenplays were initially published in the Art of Star Wars volumes (but only A New Hope and Return of the Jedi), then in the Illustrated Screenplays, and most recently in the Annotated Screenplays. As incentive to get you to buy the same text (albeit with new trappings) all over again, they have also thrown in a new batch sixteen pages of color stills from the Special Edition in each volume.
Watt-Evans, Lawrence. Touched by the Gods. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. Cover art by Tristan Elwell.

New Books received 7 - 13 November 1998

Aiken, Joan. The Youngest Miss Ward. $23.95.
Hardcover Austen pastiche, following Mansfield Park.
[Albert, Susan Wittig and Bill Albert as] 'Robin Paige'. Kate Ardleigh and Sir Charles Sheridan 2: Death at Gallows Green. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1995 paperback; second publisher. A Victorian Mystery.
[Anonymous, editor]. Murder Most Merry. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1994 oa; second printing. Christmas mystery stories by Garrison 'Big Mike' Allen and others.
Anthony, Mark. The Last Rune 1: Beyond the Pale. $14.95.
Trade paperback. Fantasy set in Colorado. Cover art by Steven Youll.
[Baum, L. Frank] Donald Abbott. The Amber Flute of Oz. $9.95.
Trade paperback pastiche. Illustrated in pseudo-Denslow by the author.
Bechdel, Alison. Dykes to Watch Out For 8: Split-Level Dykes to Watch Out For. $10.95.
Trade paperback coll strips 264-297, new story Demographic Rift.
Bertin, Joanne. The Last Dragonlord. $25.95.
Hardcover fantasy novel. Jacket art by Bob Eggleton.
Black, Andy, editor. Necronomicon Book One: The Journal of Horror and Erotic Cinema. $16.95.
Trade paperback non-fiction magazine.
Blythe, Will, editor. Why I Write: Thoughts on the Craft of Fiction. $23.00.
Hardcover anthology, with essays on writing by Conroy, McMillan, Patchett, Vollmann, Wallace(David Foster), Wright(Stephen), and others.
[Buffy, the Vampire Slayer] Dan Brereton. Buffy, the Vampire Slayer: The Dust Waltz. $9.95.
Trade paperback reprint three issues of the Dark Horse comic book. Pencils by Hector Gomez, Inks by Sandu Florea.
[Buffy, the Vampire Slayer] Ted Edwards. Buffy X-Posed: The Unauthorized Biography of Sarah Michelle Gellar and Her On-Screen Character. $16.00.
Trade paperback non-fiction.
Butler, Octavia E. Parable of the Talents. $24.95.
Hardcover sequel to Parable of the Sower ().
Calvin, June. My Lady Ghost. $4.99.
Paperback Regency ghost romance novel.
Christie, Agatha. The Harlequin Tea Set and Other Stories. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 collection.
Cornwell, Patricia. Scarpetta's Winter Table. $19.95.
Hardcover holiday culinary mystery novelette gift book, photos by Alice Cassidy.
Craig, Emma. Enchanted Christmas. $5.99.
Paperback historical (1869 New Mexico) romantic Christmas fantasy novel.
Crimmins, G. Garfield. The Republic of Dreams: A Reverie. $21.95.
Hardcover semi-erotic post-Griffin&Sabine fantasy novel/art book.
Delany, Samuel R. The Einstein Intersection. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1967 paperback. Foreword by Neil Gaiman.
[Disney/Pixar] Jeff Kurtti. Disney/Pixar A Bug's Life: Special Collector's Edition. $16.95.
Hardcover young adult non-fiction. Foreword by John Lasseter.
[Dover Publications]. The Celtic Collection: Stickers, Bookmarks, Stencils and More. $10.00.
Gift slipcase filled with cool stuff.
[Dr. Who] David J Howe and Stephen James Walker. Doctor Who The Handbook: The Seventh Doctor. $7.95.
Paperback non-fiction. The Sylvester McCoy Years: 1987-1996.
[Not Doctor Who] Lance Parkin and Mark Clapham. [Bernice 'Benny' Summerfield] The New Adventures 77: Beige Planet Mars. $5.95.
Paperback. Cover art by Mark Salwowski.
[Doctor Who] Robert Perry and Mike Tucker. The Past Doctors 16: Matrix. $5.95.
Paperback, featuring the Seventh Doctor and Ace, having a ripping time in Whitechapel 1888.
Dundes, Alan, editor. The Vampire: A Casebook. $45.00.
Hardcover non-fiction coll.
Eco, Umberto. Serendipities: Language and Lunacy. $19.95.
Hardcover non-fiction collection essays translated by William Weaver.
Eisenstein, Phyllis, editor. Spec-Lit No.2: Speculative Fiction. $11.95.
Trade paperback anthology, with new stories by Eisenstein, Freirich, and students at Columbia College Chicago; reprinted stories by Bester and Martin. Cover art by Ed Emshwiller (from Galaxy, Nov 1954), portfolio of illustrations by Emsh for the serialization of Bester's The Stars, My Destination (Galaxy, Oct-Nov 1956).
[Fleming, Ian] Andy Lane and Paul Simpson. The Bond Files: The Unofficial Guide to the World's Greatest Secret Age. $7.95.
Paperback non-fiction.
Fox, Brandon. Apprenticed to Pleasure: An Erotic Sci-Fi Novel. $14.95.
1997 trade paperback.
Fox, Brandon. Conjuring the Flesh: An Erotic Sci-Fi Novel. $14.95.
Trade paperback. Sequel to Apprenticed to Pleasure ().
Fulton, Roger and John Betancourt. The Sci-Fi Channel Encyclopedia of TV Science Fiction. $15.99.
Trade paperback revised reprint 1997 British trade paperback (by Fulton alone as Encyclopedia of TV Science Fiction).
[Gabriel Knight] Jane Jensen. Gabriel Knight [2]: The Beast Within. $6.99.
Paperback. Based on the Sierra On-Line, Inc. interactive adventure game.
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins. Herland. $1.50.
Trade paperback reprint 1915 feminist utopian novel. A Dover Thrift Edition.
Gloss, Molly. The Jump-Off Creek. $12.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1989 hardcover historical (19th C Oregon) novel.
Goldman, William. The Princess Bride. $24.95.
Hardcover reprint 1973 hardcover. The 25th Anniversary Edition. Includes the first chapter of the long-lost sequel, Buttercup's Baby.
Gorman, Ed and Martin H. Greenberg, editors. The Fatal Frontier. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover anthology, with western stories by Breen, Brown (Fredric), Estleman, Garfield, Gores, Jakes, Leonard, Muller, Nolan, Pronzini, Randisi and others. Introduction by Pronzini.
Green, Martin I. Santa: My Life and Times. $25.00.
Hardcover picture book. Jacket art by color illustrations by Bill Sienkiewicz(!).
Griffin, W. E. B. Badge of Honor 7: The Investigators. $7.50.
Paperback reprint 1998 police novel.
Haining, Peter, editor. The Mammoth Book of 20th Century Ghost Stories. $10.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1998 British anthology, reprinting stories by Blackwood, Christie, Doyle, Dreiser, du Maurier, Gibbons, James, Kuttner, London, Machen, Merritt, Mortimer, Priestlry, Rendell, Spark, Steinbeck, Wallace, Wells, Wodehouse and others.
Harrison, Sue. The Storyteller Trilogy 2: Cry of the Wind. $24.00.
Hardcover. prehistoric Alaskan novel.
Homer. The Iliad. $15.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1990 hardcover transl Robert Fagles. Intro Notes Bernard Knox.
Horwood, William. The Willows and Beyond. $19.95.
Hardcover reprint 1996 British hardcover. Horwood's third pastiche with Grahame's characters from The Wind in the Willows. Jacket art, color endpapers and pen-and-ink illustrations by Patrick Benson.
Jeter, K. W. Noir. $23.95.
Hardcover cyberpunk thriller.
Kilian, Crawford. Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy. $14.95.
Trade paperback. SelfCounsel Writing Series workbook.
[King, Stephen] Stephen J. Spignesi. The Lost Work of Stephen King: A Guide to Unpublished Manuscripts, Story Fragments, Alternative Versions, and Oddities. $24.95.
Hardcover non-fiction.
Kishiro, Yukito. Battle Angel Alita [9]: Angel's Ascension. $16.95.
Trade paperback manga graphic novel. English adaptation by Fred Burke and Toshifumi Yoshida.
[Lang, Fritz] Patrick McGilligan. Fritz Lang: The Nature of the Beast. $19.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 hardcover biography.
Lapine, Warren and Stephen Pagel, editors. Absolute Magnitude. $16.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 hardcover anthology, reprinting stories by Bailey, Bisson, Bunch, Clement, D'Ammassa, Foster, Kagan, Landis, Lewitt, Longyear, MacIntyre (F. Gwynplaine), Steele, and others from Absolute Magnitude magazine. Wraparound cover art by Kevin Murphy.
Leonard, Elmore. Freaky Deaky. $5.95.
Paperback reprint 1988 hardcover; fourth printing.
Leonard, Elmore. Out of Sight. $9.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 hardcover crime novel.
Leonard, Elmore. Elmore Leonard's Western Roundup #2. $12.95.
Trade paperback omnibus anthology, reprinting the novels Escape from Five Shadows (1956), Last Stand at Saber River (1959), and The Law at Randado (1954).
Linaweaver, Brad and Edward E. Kramer, editors. Free Space. $16.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 hardcover anthology, with original stories by Anderson (Poul), Barnes, Bradbury, Cover, Crowther, DeChancie, Hogan, ab Hugh, Koman, Linaweaver, Sawyer, Smith (L. Neil), Schulman, Wilson (Robert Anton), Wu and others; two reprints by Benford and William F. Buckley, Jr.
Little, Denise [and Martin H. Greenberg], editor[s]. Alien Pets. $5.99.
Paperback original anthology, with stories by Crowther, DeChancie, Haber, Hoffman, Lindskold, Rusch, Smith (Dean Wesley), West, Williamson (Jack), and others. Cover art by Luis Royo.
Mayor, Archer. Joe Gunther 8: Bellows Falls. $6.50.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. Cover art by Mark Elliott.
Melhuish, Martin. Celtic Tides: Traditional Music in a New Age. $15.95.
Trade paperback non-fiction. Includes discography.
Moon, Elizabeth. Once a Hero 2: Rules of Engagement. $22.00.
Hardcover. Jacket art by Gary Ruddell.
Moorcock, Michael. Eternal Champion 11: Elric: The Stealer of Souls. $22.99.
Hardcover omnibus, reprinting The Sleeping Sorceress (1971), The Revenge of the Rose (1991), the last three stories from The Stealer of Souls (1963; also in The Bane of the Black Sword (1977)), and Stormbringer (1965). Jacket art and illustrations by Phil Hale; map by James Cawthorn. John Davey takes on the uneviable task of sorting out the motley publishing history of the Elric stories/novels in 'Elric: A Reader's Guide'.
McReynolds, Glenna. Dream Stone. $22.95.
Hardcover historical (12th C Wales) fantasy.
Napoli, Donna Jo. Zel. $4.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 young adult fantasy novel. Cover art by Stephen T. Johnson.
Nesbit, E. Harding's Luck. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1909 hardcover. Companion to The House of Arden (). illustrations by H. R. Millar.
Nesbit, E. Harding's Luck. $24.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1909 hardcover. Companion to The House of Arden (). illustrations by H. R. Millar.
Remski, Matthew. Silver. $15.99.
Trade paperback pop culture fantasy novel.
Rinehart, Mary Roberts. The Door. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1930 hardcover thriller; fifth printing.
[Sabrina The Teenage Witch] Diana G. Gallagher. Sabrina The Teenage Witch 16: Now You See Her, Now You Don't. $4.50.
Saramago, Jose. Baltasar and Blimunda. $13.00.
Trade paperback rep 1987 hardcover translation by Giovanni Pontiero 1982 Portuguese historical (18th C Portugal) magic realist novel.
Savage, William W., Jr. Commies, Cowboys, and Jungle Queens: Comic Books and America 1945-1954. $14.95.
Trade paperback non-fiction. Reprints five stories from the period in b&w, no credits.
Savile, Steve, editor. Scaremongers 2: Redbrick Eden. $13.95.
British trade paperback original anthology. A Collection of Short Horror Stories in Aid of the Homeless, all royalties donated to Shelter. Contributors include Campbell (Ramsey), Crowther, Fowler (Christopher), Newman, and others.
[Star Trek] Lawrence M. Krauss. Beyond Star Trek: Physics from Alien Invasions to the End of Time. $12.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 hardcover non-fiction.
[Star Trek: Deep Space Nine] Diane Carey. The Dominion War Book Four: . . . Sacrifice of Angels. $6.50.
Paperback. Novelization based on seven episodes.
[Star Trek] Terry J. Erdmann. The Tribble Handbook. $5.00.
Gift booklet.
[Star Wars] Kevin J. Anderson and Rebecca Moesta. Young Jedi Knights 14: Crisis at Crystal Reef. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Dorman.
Stout, Rex. Nero Wolfe 1: Fer-de-Lance. $4.99.
Paperback reprint 1934 hardcover; thirteenth printing. 1992 intro Loren D. Estleman.
Sturgeon, Theodore. The Complete Stories 1: Ultimate Egoist. $18.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1994 hardcover coll. Fore Bradbury, Clarke Wolfe. Ed notes Paul Williams.
Sturgeon, Theodore. The Complete Stories 2: Microcosmic God. $18.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1995 hardcover coll. Fore Delany. Ed notes Paul Williams.
Takahashi, Rumiko. Inu-Yasha 2: A Feudal Fairy Tale. $15.95.
Trade paperback manga. English adaptation by Gerard Jones.
Tan, Cecilia. Black Feathers: Erotic Dreams. $13.00.
Trade paperback coll.
Vallejo, Boris. Hindsight: Boris Vallejo: His Photographic Art. $34.95.
Hardcover photographic album, focussing solely on female butts.
[Westlake, Donald E. as] 'Richard Stark'. Parker 3: The Outfit. $12.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1963 paperback caper novel.
Williamson, J. N. Bloodlines. $4.99.
Paperback reprint 1994 hardcover horror novel.
Wilson, F. P. The Barrens and Others. $24.95.
Hardcover collection.
[World of Darkness] Gherbod Fleming. World of Darkness: Vampire: Blood Curse Trilogy 3: Dark Prophecy. $5.99.
Paperback. Sequel to
[World of Darkness] Stewart Wieck and Anna Branscome, editor. The Quintessential World of Darkness. $15.99.
Trade paperback omnibus anthology, collecting novels by Belkom (what was supposed to have been the tenth Harper World of Darkness novel), Bridges (the only reprint in this volume), Hautala, Murphy (Kevin Andrew) and Nye. Cover art by Kathleen Ryan.
Zettel, Sarah. Playing God. $22.00.
Hardcover science fiction. Jacket art by Steve Youll.

New Books received 31 October - 6 November 1998

Anderson, Poul. Starfarers. $25.95.
Hardcover. Jacket art by John Harris.
[Neiderman, Andrew as] V. C. Andrews. Orphans 5: Runaways. $7.99.
Atwood, Margaret and Victor-Levy Beaulieu. Two Solicitudes: Conversations. $19.99.
Trade paperback translation by Phyllis Aronoff and Howard Scott of 1996 Canadian non-fiction (as Deux sollicitudes: entretiens).
Beagle, Peter S. and Janet Berliner, editors. Peter S. Beagle's Immortal Unicorn. $6.50.
Paperback reprint 1995 hardcover original anthology, with stories by Armstrong, Beagle, Berliner (new to this reprint), Bryant, Cacek, Devereaux, Fitch, Lustbader, Mason, Shetterly, Shwartz, Tarr, Taylor, and Willard.
Beagle, Peter S. The Last Unicorn. $13.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1968 hardcover; thirteenth printing. 1991 cover art and illustrations by Mel Grant. Cover says this is a Special Anniversary edition, but the only 'special' change appears to be that the cover art is here newly reframed.
Block, Francesca Lia and Hilary Carlip. Zine Scene: The Do It Yourself Guide to Zines. $14.95.
Trade paperback non-fiction.
Bova, Ben. Sam Gunn Forever. $5.99.
Paperback collection related stories from Analog and Science Fiction Age.
Bradbury, Ray. Ahmed and the Oblivion Machines: A Fable. $14.00.
Hardcover short story. Jacket art by illustrations by Chris Lane.
Brooks, Walter. Freddy Goes to Florida. $23.95.
Hardcover facsimile reprint 1949 reissue 1927 hardcover (as To and Again). Freddy 1. Jacket art by illustrations by Kurt Wiese.
Brooks, Walter. Freddy the Detective. $23.95.
Hardcover facsimile reprint 1932 hardcover. Freddy 3. Jacket art by illustrations by Kurt Wiese.
[Buffy, the Vampire Slayer] Craig Shaw Gardner. Return to Chaos. $5.99.
Paperback. Buffy, the Vampire Slayer [7].
Clark, Mary Jane. Do You Want to Know a Secret?: A Novel. $23.95.
Hardcover mystery.
[Dark Shadows] Lara Parker. Angelique's Descent. $6.99.
Dick, Philip K. Our Friends from Frolix 8. $14.95.
1997 British paperback reprint 1970 paperback. Wraparound cover art by Chris Moore.
Dick, Philip K. The Zap Gun. $16.95.
British paperback reprint 1967 paperback. Wraparound cover art by Chris Moore.
Ellroy, James. Hollywood Nocturnes. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1994 hardcover crime fiction collection.
Fowler, Christopher. Personal Demons. $13.99.
Trade paperback collection. Cover art by Martin Butterworth.
Francis, Dick. Banker. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1982 hardcover; twenty-seventh printing.
Frankowski, Leo. Conrad Stargard 1: The Cross-Time Engineer. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1986 paperback; ninth printing. Cover art by Barclay Shaw.
Frankowski, Leo. Conrad Stargard 2: The High-Tech Knight. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1989 paperback; seventh printing. Cover art by Barclay Shaw.
Frankowski, Leo. Conrad Stargard 3: The Radiant Warlord. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1989 paperback; seventh printing. Cover art by Barclay Shaw.
Frankowski, Leo. Conrad Stargard 4: The Flying Warlord. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1989 paperback; fourth printing. Cover art by Barclay Shaw.
Frankowski, Leo. Conrad Stargard 5: Lord Conrad's Lady. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1990 paperback; fifth printing. Cover art by Barclay Shaw.
Frankowski, Leo. Conrad Stargard 6: Conrad's Quest for Rubber. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Peter Peebles.
Gaiman, Neil and Dave McKean. The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish. $14.99.
Trade paperback reprint 1997 hardcover graphic story. Pictures by Dave McKean.
Garner, Alan. Strandloper. $11.00.
1997 British reprint 1996 British hardcover.
Giger, H. R. The Mystery of San Gottardo. $39.99.
Hardcover art book.
Gordon, Karen Elizabeth. Out of the Loud Hound of Darkness: A Dictionarrative. $23.00.
Hardcover non-fiction.
Grant, Richard. In the Land of Winter. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. Cover art by Mary Grandpré.
Grant, Charles. Chariot. $25.95.
Hardcover. The Millennium Quartet 3: sequel to
Haining, Peter, editor. The Mammoth Book of Movie Detectives and Scream Crimes. $10.95.
Trade paperback omnibus rep two British hardcover anthologies, Crime Movies (1996) and Crime Movies II (1997), reprinting stories by Allen (Woody), Ambler, Coxe, Fraser, Gardner, Hemingway, Hunter, Lustgarten, Morrell, Nolan, Rendell, Simenon, Spillane, Wallace, Woolrich and others.
Halperin, James L. The First Immortal: A Novel of the Future. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1998 hardcover science fiction.
[Hercules]. The World of Hercules The Legendary Journeys: The Legendary Journeys Map. $13.00.
Pamphlet, with fold-out map.
[Highlander] Garry Kilworth. Highlander. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1986 British paperback novelization based on screenplay (here uncredited) by Peter Bellwood and Larry Ferguson.
Horwood, William. Toad Triumphant. $11.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1995 British hardcover. Cover art and illustrations by Patrick Benson.
Ing, Dean. The Skins of Dead Men. $24.95.
Hardcover technosuspense novel.
James, P. D. A Certain Justice. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 British hardcover. Adam Dalgliesh 10.
Kaewert, Julie. Booklover's Mystery 3: Unprintable. $5.99.
Kaye, Marilyn. Last on Earth 2: The Convergence. $4.99.
Paperback. Sequel to The Vanishing ().
Kennealy-Morrison, Patricia. The Deer's Cry: A Book of the Keltiad. $24.00.
Hardcover. Wraparound jacket art by John Ennis.
Kilpatrick, Nancy. Dracul: An Eternal Love Story. $34.95.
Trade paperback novel based on erotic horror musical. Includes CD The Music of Dracul, Music by Kerry Warren and Anthony Castro, Lyrics by Kerry Warren, Laura Preble and Anthony Castro, Book by Thomas Muehlbauer and Laura Preble..
King, Stephen. The Dark Tower Series [boxed set]. $47.85.
Boxed set three trade paperbacks.
King, Stephen. Desperation/The Regulators. $15.98.
Boxed set two paperbacks.
Klein, R. E. The History of Our World Beyond the Wave: A Fantasy. $22.00.
[Kilpatrick, Nancy as] 'Amarantha Knight'. The Darker Passions: Frankenstein. $6.95.
Paperback reprint 1995 paperback. New cover photo art uncredited.
Koontz, Dean. Dean R. Koontz Boxed Set 1: Demon Seed/Phantoms/Whispers. $22.50.
Boxed set three paperbacks.
Koontz, Dean. Dean Koontz Boxed Set 2: The House of Thunder/The Key to Midnight/The Mask. $22.50.
Boxed set three paperbacks.
Lackey, Mercedes. Bardic Voices 4: Four & Twenty Blackbirds. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover. Cover art by Darrell K. Sweet.
[Laumer, Keith] William H. Keith, Jr. Bolo Rising. $6.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Charles Keegan.
[Laumer, Keith, editor] [Martin H. Greenberg and Charles G. Waugh, editors]. Dangerous Vegetables. $5.99.
Paperback mostly reprint anthology, with funny vegetable stories by Bishop, Bradbury, Carr (Carol!), Christopher, Drake, Long, MacDonald (John D.), Pronzini, Schow, Sharkey, Sheckley, Taine, Wandrei (Donald) and others. Introduction by Ben Bova explains, sort of, how long-dead Laumer could have 'created' this anthology. Greenberg only gets credit in this Introduction and in the Tekno copyright. Cover art by Bob Eggleton.
Lawhead, Stephen R. The Celtic Crusades 1: The Iron Lance. $24.00.
Hardcover historcal novel. Wraparound jacket art by Don Maitz.
Lindskold, Jane. Changer: A Novel of the Athanor. $5.99.
[Marvel Comics] Tony Isabella and Bob Ingersoll. Captain America: Liberty's Torch. $6.50.
Paperback. Cover art by Jim Steranko; illustrations by Mike Zeck and Bob McLeod. A Byron Preiss Multimedia Company, Inc. package.
McAuley, Paul J. The Invisible Country: Stories. $13.50.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British hardcover collection. Introduction by Kim Newman.
McHugh, Maureen F. Mission Child. $20.00.
McKinley, Robin. Rose Daughter. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1997 hardcover.
Moorcock, Michael. The War Amongst the Angels. $12.50.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British hardcover.
Peake, Mervyn. Boy in Darkness. $8.95.
1997 British trade paperback rep 1996 British hardcover. First separate publication of 1956 novella (originally published in Sometime, Never). Cover art and pen-and-ink illustrations by P. J. Lynch.
[Elfquest] Pini, Wendy and Richard Pini, editors. Dreamtime. $11.95.
Trade paperback graphic story collection. Elfquest Reader's Collection 8a: reprinting Elfquest comic books 4-18. New cover art by Wendy Pini.
Pratchett, Terry. Discworld 23: Carpe Jugulum. $39.95.
British hardcover. Jacket art by Josh Kirby.
Ray, Jean. Malpertuis. $16.99.
Trade paperback translation by Iain White of 1943 French gothic novel.
Rosenberg, Joel. Keepers of the Hidden Ways 3: The Crimson Sky. $5.99.
Paperback. Sequel to The Fire Duke () and The Silver Stone ().
Silverberg, Robert. The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg 1: Pluto in the Morning Light. $16.95.
1992 British trade paperback collection. Wraparound cover art by John Howe.
Silverberg, Robert. The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg 4: The Road to Nightfall. $16.95.
1996 British trade paperback collection. Wraparound cover art by John Howe. The first name in Silverberg's list of otherwise Golden Age science fiction writers and editors may be typoed.
Silverberg, Robert. The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg 5: Ringing the Changes. $16.95.
1997 British trade paperback collection. Wraparound cover art by Fred Gambino.
[Spawn] Neil Gaiman. Spawn: Angela's Hunt. $9.95.
Trade paperback omnibus reprint four 1994 comic books, first three scripted by Gaiman, art by various hands. Cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz.
[Star Trek]. Tribble with Sound!. $9.99.
Cute fuzzy ball of fur. Squeeze it and it chitters! Drive your cat nuts!
[Star Trek] Terry J. Erdmann. Star Trek Action!. $40.00.
Hardcover non-fiction art book.
[Star Trek: The Next Generation] John Vornholt. The Dominion War Book Three: Tunnel Through the Stars. $6.50.
Stoddard, James. The High House. $6.50.
Paperback fantasy novel. Cover art by Bob Eggleton.
Trudeau, G. B. The Bundled Doonesbury: A Pre-Millennial Anthology. $22.95.
Trade paperback. Includes Windows-only CD-ROM with over 9000 strips.
Wells, H. G. [Martin Gardner, editor]. The Country of the Blind and Other Science-Fiction Stories. $1.00.
Trade paperback collection.
Williamson, Chet. The Searchers 2: Empire of Dust. $5.99.
Paperback. Sequel to City of Iron ().
Wolverton, Dave, editor. L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XIV. $6.99.
Paperback original anthology, with new stories by Writers of the Future award-winners and essays by Di Fate, Hubbard, Kotani, McCaffrey, Stackpole and Wolverton. Cover art by Paul Lehr.
[Xena]. Xena Warrior Princess: The Xena Scrolls. $13.00.
Pamphlet, with fold-out scroll.

Audio and video received November 1998

[audio] [DreamWorks]. The Prince of Egypt Read-Along. $8.99.
Narrated by Jeff Goldblum. Approximately thirty minutes on one cassette. Includes a 32-page illustrated booklet.
[audio] Robert Jordan. Wheel of Time 8: The Path of Daggers. $39.95.
Reading (we're not sure if it's abridged) by Mark Rolston. Approximately twelve hours on eight cassettes.
[audio] Anne McCaffrey. The Masterharper of Pern. $7.99.
Budget reissue abridged reading by Dick Hill. Approximately three hours on two cassette
[audio] A. A. Milne. Pooh's Audio Library. $49.95.
Unabridged readings by Charles Kuralt of Winnie-the-Pooh, The House at Pooh Corner, When We Were Very Young, and Now We Are Six. Approximately twelve hours on eight cassettes.
[audio] Sci-Fi Channel. The Sci-Fi Channel's Seeing Eye Theatre: Volume 1. $18.00.
Stories by Benford, Bisson, Kessel, Kelly, Smith (Brian) and Steele in dramatized readings by Hamill, O'Hare, Sirtis and others; introduced by Harlan Ellison. Originally presented on the Sci-Fi Channel's Dominion website. Approximately three hours on two cassettes.
[audio] [Star Wars] William C. Dietz. Star Wars: Dark Forces [3]: Jedi Knight. $17.95.
Full dramatization. Approximately two hours on two cassettes. [cd] [Disney/Pixar] Randy Newman. A Bug's Life: An Original Walt Disney Records Soundtrack. $22.50.
CD, with one song and a lot of orchestral scenes.


Calendars received November 1998

Please note that 1999 calendars are no longer in stock, and are listed here solely as a record of what we had received.
[calendar] [3rd Rock from the Sun]. 3rd Rock from the Sun 1999 Calendar. $10.99.
[calendar] [Aliens]. Aliens 20th Anniversary: 1999 Calendar. $12.99.
Wall. Stills from the series of movies.
[calendar] Rob Brown. Dragons: 1999 Browntrout Calendar. $10.99.
[calendar] Frank Frazetta. Frank Frazetta 1999 Calendar. $11.99.
[calendar] Bill Barker. Schwa 1999 Countdown Calendar. $12.95.
Wall. Millennial Countdown! Millennium in Review! Astronomical Information! Contains 10 Timeless Stickers!


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