Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 2nd December 2017

in hardcover:

Nick HarkawayGnomon large, complex near future novel set in a world of total surveillance, about the investigation of someone’s death in Police custody, who appears to have had multiple personalities, including one from the future!

in large format:

R. G. StearnsBarbary Station 2 engineers end up on a battered old space station but find a rogue AI controlling it and trying to kill everyone!

S. A. ChakrabortyCity of Brass lush 18th C fantasy where spirits and djinns still haunt the back streets of Cairo…
Kari MaarenWeave a Circle Round the new neighbours’ house seems to defy the laws of physics and somehow unhappy Freddie becomes stuck with them in the distant past…

Peter S. BeagleThe OverNeath new short story collection

in paperback:

Lisanne NormanShades of Gray the 8th Shodan Alliance novel. Should have had it ages ago, but it’s here now!
Nicholas Sansbury SmithExtinction War 7th in the series…

Star Trek: PrometheusFire With Fire featuring the missions of the U.S.S. Prometheus. Set at the same time as Kirk and the Enterprise and written by Bernd Perplies & Christian Humberg
Star Trek: TitanFortune of War featuring Admiral William Riker and written by David Mack

art, etc:

Jamie HewlettWorks From the Last 25 Years very hefty hardback from Taschen

John Fleskes (editor) – Spectrum 24 the soft cover edition of the annual contemporary fantastic art collection
Joan Rock Clokey & Joe ClokeyGumby Imagined: The Story of Art Clokey and His Creations big book all about the American plasticene character and his friends

Jean Annestay & Christophe QuillienDeconstructing The Incal everything you wanted to know about Jodorowsky & Mobius‘ most famous creation
Gregory MardonAdrift b&w 1930s nautical adventure, from Humanoids in softcover
PedrosaPortugal English language edition of the prize-winning bande desinee. A jaded writer rediscovers his spirit after being invited to a foreign comic con and meeting long-lost family…

Sgt. Bananas a.k.a. Johnny WuTen Frames Per Second hardcover featuring stills from the Instagram star!

Bryan TalbotGrandville: Force Majeure hefty new graphic novel, again featuring anthropomorphic badger D.I. LeBrock of Scotland Yard!

Pedrosa – Portugal reprint of the influential bande desinee

Simon Spurrier & Kelly and Nicholl Matthews Jim Henson‘s The Power of the Dark Crystal volume 1 hardcover
Winsor McCayLittle Nemo in the Palace of Ice and further adventures large hardcover of one of the best sections of the Little Nemo comic strip, from 1907

Andy HirschScience Comics: Dogs 6th in the series of child-friendly looks at various subjects…

magazines:

Illustratorsissue # 20 mainly featuring Russian artists such as Ivan Bilibin & Franz Roubaud

Audio:

Will McIntoshSoft Apocalypse read by Erik Davies

gift:

Harry Potter: A History of Magic serious companion volume to the exhibition of the same name currently on at the British Library
Harry Potter: A Journey Through ‘A History of Magic’ soft cover book to accompany the exhibition; more obviously HP based than the other book

Paul KidbyTerry Pratchett’s Discworld Imaginarium great-looking hardcover art book about all things Discworld

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