Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 1st February 2020

in hardcover:

Alastair ReynoldsBone Silence 3rd in the series that begins with Revenger & Shadow Captain. Substantially longer than either of the previous two at 600 pages

Michel HouellebecqH. P. Lovecraft Against the World, Against Life new edition. Biographical volume first published in France in 1991. Translated by Dorna Khazeni

in large format:

K. J. ParkerProsper’s Demon novella about a none-too-careful exorcist!
Michele SagaraCast in Wisdom the latest of the Chronicles of Elantra

Matt PhelanKnights vs Monsters illustrated sequel to Knights vs Dinosaurs, in which some of the knights of  King Arthur’s Round Table end up in Scotland! Fun for younger readers!

in ‘B’ format:

Silvia Moreno-GarciaGods of Jade and Shadow fantasy set in 1920s Mexico, just as the Jazz Age is arriving… Loved it in hardcover!
Samantha ShannonThe Priory of the Orange Tree large epic fantasy
Tad WilliamsEmpire of Grass the 2nd volume of The Last King of Osten Ard, the sequel set to best selling trilogy Memory, Sorrow & Thorn (The Dragonbone Chair)
Stephanie GarberFinale last book of her trilogy which began with Caraval & Legendary

Neal AsherThe Warship sequel to The Soldier and the 2nd volume of the Rise of the Jain
A. G. RiddleWinter World part 1 of The Long Winter Trilogy. An unexpected new ice age envelopes the Earth…

John PeelOn His Majesty’s National Service subtitled The Laughing Gnome: Coda and featuring  Lethbridge-Stewart from Doctor Who

in paperback:

L. E. Modesitt, Jr.Endgames the 12th  (and possibly last?) in his Imager Portfolio
S. Andrew SwannMarked 1st in his new series about Dana Rohan, who solves crimes by using her ability to travel through alternate timestreams…
Jim C. Hines – Terminal Uprising sequel to Terminal Alliance and the 2nd in his Janitors of the Post-Apocalypse series
Anne BishopWild Country 2nd in her World of the Others series and the sequel to Lake Silence

John Birmingham The Cruel Stars a renegade human faction launch a sneak attack on the Earth they were driven from centuries before…
Gregory Benford & Larry NivenBowl of Heaven and Shipstar omnibus edition of their 2 novels about an interstellar expedition encountering a huge alien object heading fo the same System…

art, etc:

Sergio ToppiThe Collected Toppi Volume Three: South America 5 tales of magic and adventure, with the 2 longest ones in full colour. Hardcover.
Dark Horse – FFDOT. subtitled The Pixel Art of Final Fantasy hardcover

Michael Lagace & Todor HristovThe Forever Maps softcover graphic novel about a man who follows a map, only to find another map, which leads to another map…
Andy RuntonOwly: The Way Home new full colour edition of the first volume in h/c from Scholastic. With a little added text. The (low key) adventures of a friendly little owl!

Rich SparksLove and Other Weird Things single panel b&w cartoons


Shoreline of Infinity – issue # 17
Heavy Metal – issue # 297 Winter Special

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