Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 27th October 2018

in hardcover:

Richard K. MorganThin Air Hakon takes a job as security to a team investigating a disapparance on corporate-run Mars…

Ursula K. LeGuinThe Books of Earthsea hardcover omnibus with all the books and stories. Illustrated by Charles Vess, with  full colour plates and various b&w drawings, etc. Including her intro, that’s 1000 pages!

Kristen BrittainThe Dream Gatherer a Green Rider novella, plus 2 other related stories, with b&w line llustrations by the author

Joe R. LansdaleDriving to Geonimo’s Grave short story collection from Subterranean Press

in large format:

Maria LewisThe Witch Who Courted Death Casper is considered the world’s most powerful medium, but now she must delve deeper into the supernatural world seeking revenge… From the author of Who’s Afraid & Who’s Afraid Too

Jane YolenHow to Fracture a Fairy Tale her latest volume of short stories…

in ‘B’ format:

Yoon Ha LeeRevenant Gun the 3rd volume of the Machineries of Empire sequence,  which began with Ninefox Gambit
John Everson The House by ther Cemetery horror from Flame Tree Press

Walter Jon WilliamsThe Accidental War a new novel of The Praxis

Christopher Golden (editor) – Hark! The Herald Angels Scream anthology with 18 new Christmas horror stories!
Greg Buzwell (editor) –Mortal Echoes: Encounters With the End 15 classic stories  issued as part of the British Library Tales of the Weird series
Tanya Kirk (editor) – Spirits of the Season: Christmas Hauntings  14 classic ghost stories  issued as part of the British Library Tales of the Weird series

art, etc:

Dave McKeanShort Films heavily illustrated h/c about his short film projects, with a Blu-Ray disc of them all included!
Dean Mullaney (editor) – King of the Comics softcover edition of the h/c from a couple of years ago. Large collection of classic comic strips, from The Yellow Kid to Zippy! Subtitled ‘A Hundred Years of King Features

3dtotalPublishingThe Sketch Encyclopedia big hardcover with hundreds of pages of tips on how to sketch a myriad of items, from baguettes to water mills!

George R. R. Martin & Lisa TuttleWindhaven: The Graphic Novel with art by Elsa Charretier. Loved the (fix-up) novel and this looks to be a good adaptation. Hardcover
William Gerauts & Richard FairgrayThe Time Travelling Tourist graphic novel about a rather louche time traveller… full colour
Brian Froud, et al – Jim Henson‘s The Dark Crystal: Creation Myths slipcased edition containing all 3 softcover volumes


IllustratorsIssue Twentty Three with pieces on N. C. Wyeth, Virgil Finlay, Bobby Chiu and Ann & Janet Grahame Johnstone! I usually only mention a couple of the artists featured, but this issue, they all deserve it!


Sergey KrasovskiyDinosaurs lush prehistoric landscapes with all sorts of dinos!


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