Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 30th November 2019

in hardcover:

Brandon SandersonStarsight 2nd in his Skyward series, which began with Skyward! I had understood this was to be embargoed until the 28th but apparently not.

Word Cloud ClassicsClassic Science Fiction nice tactile volume of 9 classic tales by Poe, Fitz James O’Brian, Verne, Wells (x2), London, Gilman, Lovecraft &Weinbaum, all first published between 1843 and 1934

John CrowleyReading Backwards essays and reviews originally published from 2005 up to 2018, issued in a signed & numbered edition by Subterranean Press

in large format:

Jack DannShadows in the Stone complex fantasy novel, set in an alternate Renaissance where the Vatican is in Venice, John Dee’s angelic experiments are repeatable and gnostic scriptures seem to be true…
Sebastien de CastellCrownbreaker the 6th in his Spellslinger series

Wole TalabiIncomplete Solutions collection of 20 stories, including the novella Incompleteness Theories, from this rising Nigerian SF author…
Michael Z. Williamson (creator)- Resistance anthology of new stories set in Williamson’s Freehold background; the original Freehold novel came out back in 2004

in ‘B’ format:

Jamie SawyerDominion volume 3 of his series The Eternity War, following on from Pariah & Exodus
Alison RuddThe First Time Lauren Pailing Died a young teenager dies and is reborn repeatedly and history is altered every time but always a particular person disappears, whom she becomes determined to find…

James LovegroveAge of Legends as Britain slips into fascism, bike courier Ajia finds herself fighting back alongside incarnations of the country’s mythic heroes…
Paul CornellThe Lights Go Out in Lychford the 4th in the series about the strange little village…

in paperback:

W. Michael GearAbandoned the 2nd Donovan title and the sequel to Outpost, about a beleaguered colony on a ‘Deathworld’ type of planet…
Julia E. CzernedaSearch Image volume 1 of her new series The Web Shifter’s Library

Mercedes Lackey (editor) – Seasons the latest anthology, subtitled All-New Tales of  Valdemar

art, etc:

Flesk PublicationsSpectrum 26 the latest in the annual series, in both hardback and softcover. Subtitled The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art. Their annual Grand Master Award went to Donato Giancola this year. Can’t argue with that, especially if you’ve seen his Middle-Earth: Journeys in Myth and Legend art book. (In stock, btw!)

Beatrice BlueWonder: The Art and Practice of BB the latest single artist overview from 3dtotal Publishing, in hardcover

Gou Tanabe H. P. Lovecraft‘s At the Mountains of Madness: The Second Volume  the 2nd half of the manga adaptation of his classic Antarctic horror story


Illustration – Issue Number Sixty-Six art by Paul Shipper & George Cross, among others…

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