Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 26th October 2010

in hardback:

Stephen DonaldsonAgainst All Things the 3rd in the Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant quartet

Lois Mcmaster BujoldCryoburn the return of Miles Vorkosigan!
Jim ButcherSide Jobs 11 short stories featuring Harry Dresden

R. J. FrithThe Nemesis List Frank Pak has agreed to take a runaway back home, but Jevan Jones is very special, and the Government will do anything to stop Pak’s clapped-out spaceship…

Kevin KellyWhat Technology Wants interesting futurological look at the near future…
Peter D. WardThe Flooded Earth what happens when the icecaps melt…

in large format:

Ben TrippRise Again Sheriff Adelman has to protect her small town from the hordes fleeing L.A. and the zombie outbreak there…
Sarah Jane StratfordThe Midnight Guardian London’s secret vampire tribunal decide to send their oldest and best to combat Hitler before war breaks out…

Paula Guran (editor) – Zombies: The Recent Dead reprint anthology featuring the likes of Tim Lebbon, Neil Gaiman and Joe R. Lansdale

Forgotten RealmsThe Shadowmask part 2 of the Stone of Tymora series, written by R. A. & Geno Salvatore

in ‘B’ format:

China Mieville strange novel set among the underground (and under-sea!) cults of London. I liked the h/c a lot.

Laurell K. HamiltonDivine Misdemeanors the 8th Meredith Gentry novel…
Rachel AaronThe Spirit Thief the 1st Eli Monpress adventure; 2nd 2nd is listed in the paperback section…
Gary McMahonPretty Little Dead Things a Thomas Usher novel, about an investigator who can see the recently departed…

George Anthony FlemingA Diamond in the Rough curious-looking fantasy set in the kingdom of Gordon

Jonathan Oliver (editor) – The End of the Line new anthology of horror stories set on the London Underground… Strong line-up.

in paperback:

Jack McDevittTime Travellers Never Die two students and a time machine!
Steven KentThe Clone Empire the 6th in the series that began with The Clone Republic!
David Sherman & Dan CraggDouble Jeopardy the 14th Starfist adventure!
Mike ShepherdRedoubtable the 8th Kris Longknife adventure

Tim LebbonEcho City a stranger arrives at the remote city from across the desert…
Paul KearneyCorvus the sequel to The Ten Thousand, set 23 years later…
Philippa BallantyneGeist the 1st Book of the Order. New fantasy series
Lilith SaintcrowHeaven’s Spite the 5th Jill Kismet novel…
Lucy A. SnyderShotgun Sorceress the sequel to Spellbent, featuring Jessie Shimmer, who has been to Hell (and back again!)
Laura ResnickUnsympathetic Magic the sequel to Doppelgangster, featuring Esther Diamond, a struggling actress
Rachel AaronThe Spirit Rebellion the 2nd Eli Monpress adventure…
Erica HayesPoison Kissed the 3rd of the Shadowfae Chronicles

Stefan PetruchaBlood Prophecy Jeremiah Fall has been seeking a cure for himself for the past 150 years…
Joe McKinneyApocalypse of the Dead the zombie sequel to last month’s Dead City

Clive Cussler & Justin ScottThe Wrecker the 2nd in the series featuring treasure hunter Isaac Bell

Star WarsDeath Troopers an adventure by Joe Schreiber, set sometime between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope

Forgotten RealmsThe Captive Flame the 1st book in the Brotherhood of the Griffon, by Richard Byers

Steven R. BoyettElegy Beach the sequel to Ariel, set in a post-apocalyptic America where magic seeps in through the cracks…

art, etc:

Martin McKenna (editor) – Pocket Fantasy Art great little collection, divided into 8 main themes. Barbarians, monsters, battles, etc…
Ray TrollSomething Fishy This Way Comes a collection of his best work

David SaundersH. J. Ward the definitive book on this major pulp artist. Hardback
Savage Art – no credited editor. Hardback full of great pulp action art! From Underwood Books, with an intro by Frank M. Robinson, but no other text, and almost no copyright/creator info for the art.
Shameless Art – companion volume to Savage Art, with a forward by Edward Mason and, again, no artist info. Shame!

Mat Irvine & Mike Tucker BBC VFX subtitled  The Story of the BBC Visual Effects Department hardcover overview of their work, from Alice in Wonderland to Z-Cars, via Doctor Who, Blake’s 7 and many more!

Marcus HearnThe Art of Hammer big hardback with loads of Hammer film posters (inc alternates) from all the films. Now I need to see The Snorkel! Or the double feature with the strap line ‘Frankenstein spills it..! Dracula drinks it!’

Marcos Mateu-MestreFramed Ink subtitled Drawing and Composition for visual storytellers technical-looking book on creating sequential art
Neal AdamsSavage Sketch Book re-issue of this b&w softcover…

Hi-FructoseCollected Edition limited edition of a new Hi-Fructose retrospective. Boxed, with posters, etc, and tied with a ribbon!

Ian Edginton & Davide FabbriVictorian Undead: Sherlock Holmes vs Zombies the collected comic mini-series

Michel GagneThe Saga of Rex full-colour softcover collection of the strange adventures of a very cute little fox. Almost no text.

magazines, etc:

Illustration issue #31 more 20th century art


The Zombie Survival Guide 2011 Calendar – tear-off day by day


The Lord of the RingsBoard Game from Fantasy Flight Games, designed by Reiner Knizia with illos by John Howe.


October 26, 2010 - Posted by | Transreal New Titles

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