Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 30th June 2018

in large format:

Mary Robinette KowalThe Calculating Stars the threat of a massive meteorite strike sparks a much accelerated rush to space back in the early 1950s!
Raymond BoltonAwakening a world on the cusp of an industrial revolution is invaded by aliens… Book 1 of The Ydron Saga

Gardner Dozois (editor) – The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Thirty-Fifth Annual Collection the editor’s final volume of 38 stories, completed before he died.
Ellen Datlow (editor) – The Best Horror of the Year: Volume Ten 21 stories from 2017

William Hope HodgsonThe Best Weird Fiction and Ghost Stories of WHH excellent collection from Oldstyle Tales Press
Fitz-James O’BrienThe Best Weird Fiction and Ghost Stories of F-JO. Subtitled What Was It? & Other Horrors. From Oldstyle Tales Press
Edith NesbitThe Best Weird Fiction and Ghost Stories of EN. Subtitled Man-Size in Marble and Other Horrors. 19 stories, some illustrated and others annotated (as are the other 2 volumes).

in ‘B’ format:

Charles StrossThe Delirium Brief the 8th of the Laundry Files

Jay KristoffGodsgrave book 2 of The Nevernight Chronicle
Jonathan FrenchThe Grey Bastards a company of half-orcs patrol the wasteland, protecting human lands from bands of true orcs
Christopher HusbergBlood Requiem 3rd volue in the Chaos Queen quintet
Fonda LeeJade City turf war fro the control of jade, which in Janloon is used for magic…

Francesco DimitriThe Book of Hidden Things after Art disappears in southern Italy, his friends discover some of his secrets, including a strange book…

Elizabeth BearStone Mad sequel to Karen Memory
Caitlin R. KiernanBlack Helicopters expanded and revised edition

Diana GabaldonSeven Stones to Stand or Fall collection of 7 Outlander short stories

Neil GaimanNorse Mythology re-telling of 15 tales of the old Norse Gods. It’s actually been out for a bit…

Joseph O’NeillLand Under England the latest in the SF Masterworks series, about the fate of a missing Roman Legion…

Warhammer 40,000Fabius Bile: Clonelord the latest Black Library offering, by Josh Reynolds

in paperback:

Eric Flint & Mike ResnickThe Gods of Sagittarius ancient aliens may have visited Earth, and they also seem to have destroyed another race’s religious centre and now an alien shaman seeking revenge desires human help…

art, etc:

Alejandro Jodorowsky & Francois BoucoMoon Face hardcover from Humanoids publishers
Saverio Temuta & Carita LupattelliIzuna book 2 more fantastical Japanese adventure from Humanoids

Carole MaurelLuisa: Now and Then teenage Luisa travels into the future and meets herself at twice her age! She soon makes changes to her stuck-in-a-rut elder self’s life! Softcover from Humanoids
Pierre Cristin & Jean-Claude MexieresValerian: The Complete Collection Volume 4. Contains Chatelet Station, Destination Cassiopeia; Brooklyn Line, Terminus Cosmos; The Ghosts of Inverloch & The Wrath of Hypsis

Science ComicsRockets: Defying Gravity fun history of rocketry and the space race by Anne & Jerzy Drozd

Larry MarderBeanworld Omnibus vol 1 collecting the first 21 issues of the 1980s b&w comic. Very strange and very good!

Huw Lewis Jones & Karl HerbertExplorers’ Sketchbooks heavily illustrated h/c with extracts and art from the original journals, etc. kept by dozens of explorers as they travelled the remote parts of the world

gift:

Harry PotterDogtags style necklace with a Gryffindor House crest and a Golden Snitch attached
Harry PotterDogtags style necklace with the Hogwarts School crest and a Deathly Hallows device attached

 

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