Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 17th August 2019

in hardcover:

Silvia Moreno-Garcia Gods of Jade and Shadow in the 1920s, having inadvertantly freed an ancient Mayan death-god, Casiopea embarks on a trek deep into the Mexican jungles with it to try  to achieve her dreams…

in large format:

Rudyard KiplingWith the Night Mail: A Story of 2000 A.D. featuring the Aerial Board of Control for world-wide air traffic, which is becoming a de-facto World Government as it controls trade… Originally from 1905, although this version is the 1909 text.

in ‘B’ format:

Andrew SkinnerSteel Frame Root’s own mecha fighting robot has been destroyed and she’s assigned another one, almost ready for the junk yard, but there’s a mission to carry out on the edge of Human space…

Marie BrennanTurning Darkness Into Light the 6th of her Natural History of Dragons series, which began with A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent

Octavia E. ButlerParable of the Sower re-issue, along with companion volume Parable of the Talents (which should have come in as well, but a box has gone missing… )

JG FahertyHellrider the psychotic ghost of a murdered biker… From Flame Tree Press
Jonathan JanzThe Darkest Lullaby  Chris and his wife inherit an old house with an evil reputation… published by Flame Tree Press

Yvonne Howell (editor) – Red Star Tales anthology of 18 stories from ‘A Century of Rusian & Soviet Science Fiction‘. Stories appear to date from 1892 to 1992

in paperback:

Karen ChanceBrave the Tempest the 9th Cassie Palmer adventure

art, etc:

John Aroudi (editor) – From Hell’s Heart full colour hardcover with dozens of current artists each illustrating a quote from across Herman Melville‘s oeuvre; Moby Dick, Bartleby, Typee, White Jacket, and others…

Cathy & Arnie Fenner (editors) – Spectrum 11 in softcover and hardback
Cathy & Arnie Fenner (editors) – Spectrum 19 in hardback. Both editions available again for a short time. I should have had other back volumes (5, 9 & 20) but my order was cancelled… Spectrum 26 (this year’s volume) is due in mid/late November

3DTotal PublishingCreating Characters for the Entertainment Industry 300 pages of detailed info, from initial concept presentation to the final product. Full colour softcover

J. K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets illustrated edition of Volume Two with art by Jim Kay.  Now out in softcover


Heavy Metalissue # 294 Industrial Special edition. 2 different covers
Hi-Fructosevolume 52 with 16 page Jim Woodring b&w insert!
IllustrationNumber Sixty Five featuring large articles on Aiden Lassell Ripley, Ollie Harrington & Coles Phillips

Locus – issue # 703 with William Gibson

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