Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 22nd September 2018

in hardback:

V. E. SchwabVengeful sequel to Vicious
Harry TurtledoveThrough Darkest Europe alternate history in which Europe is the equivalent of  today’s troubled Middle East…
Chris WoodingThe Ember Blade the 1st book of The Darkwater Legacy. Unjustly imprisoned, Aren must escape but maybe it was safer in jail!
Christelle DabosA Winter’s Promise Ophelia can read the past of any object, and can also travel through mirrors… Book 1 of The Mirror Visitor. Translated from French by Hildegarde Serle
Tamora PierceTempests and Slaughter volume 1 of The Numair Chronicles, about how young Arram becomes the powerful mage Numair…

Brandon SandersonLegion: Lies of the Beholder a 3rd novella featuring polymath/multiple pesonality Stephen Leeds
Brandon Sanderson Legion: The Many Lives of Stephen Legion omnibus edition containing Legion, Skin Deep & Lies of the Beholder
Peter V. Brett – Barren  new novella set in the world of The Demon Cycle

Stephen EriksonThe Second Collected Tales of Bauchelain & Korbal Broach contains the stories The Wurms of Blearmouth, Crack’d Pot Trail & The Fiends of Nightmaria

Nnedi OkoraforWho Fears Death Oops! several months late…

Flame Tree BooksRobots & Artificial Intelligence: Short Stories a wide range of Thrilling Tales, from L. Frank Baum to the present day; editied by Josie Mitchell
Flame Tree BooksLost Souls: Short Stories a wide range of Gothic Fantasy from Poe to the present day; edited by Laura Bulbeck

Philip PullmanDaemon Voices: On Stories and Storytelling 30+ essays covering all aspects of creating fiction

Ryan NorthHow To Invent Everything the only book you’ll need if you’re stuck sometime in history!

in large format:

David Stokes (editor) – Beyond the Edge volume 2 of anthology series Myriad Lands. V1, Around the World, came in a few weeks ago…

in ‘B’ format:

Tade ThompsonRosewater set in Nigeria in 2066
Chris BeckettAmerica City Holly takes a job in a climate-changed America, working for a dodgy Presidential candidate…
Nicky DraydenTemper in a future South Africa, two twins lead very different lives… I really enjoyed her previous book, The Prey of Gods
Scott WesterfieldImposters one of a pair of identical twin sisters has been trained to kill, in order to protect the other…

Victoria SchwabCity of Ghosts ghost story set in Edinburgh
L. L. McKinleyA Blade So Black Alice has to venture deeper into Wonderland from Atlanta to find an antidote to the poison her mentor has been dosed with…
Grady HendrixWe Sold Our Souls Kris quits her dead-end job, determind to re-unite the rock group she was in, which almost made it big, until the lead singer went solo…
Robert DinsdaleThe Toymakers in 1917, runaway Cathy finds a job in a magical London toyshop
John BellairsThe House With a Clock In It’s Walls YA novel the new film is based on. 1st published in 1973, with several sequels following

Max BrooksMinecraft: The Island adventure set in the game and landscape of Minecraft! From the author of World War Z and The Zombie Apocalypse Guide
Warhammer 40,000Carcharodons: Outer Dark new Space Marines adventure from Robbie MacNiven

Mark Morris (editor) –  New Fears 2  21 brand new stories
Rowan Routh (editor) – Eight Ghosts modern ghost stories, all set in places owned by English Heritage!


Interzoneissue # 277
Black Staticissue # 65


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