Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

Late August New Titles

in hardback:

Adrian Tchaikovsky The Doors of Eden are disappearances and sightings of monsters on the moors related to rumours of parallel worlds!?
Tamsyn MuirHarrow the Ninth sequel to Gideon the Ninth. Limited stock
Linden A. LewisThe First Sister she is bound to her ship but has a mission to accomplish which will test her severely…

Peter NewmanThe Boundless the 3rd in his Deathless series of The Deathless & The Reckless
Guillermo del Toro & Chuck HoganThe Hollow Ones the 1st volume in The Blackwood Tapes
Stephen R. Lawhead – In the Land of the Everliving vol 2 of his Eirlandia Irish fantasy series
Stephen R. Lawhead
In the Kingdom of All Tomorrows vol 3 of his Eirlandia series

Joe R. LansdaleJane Goes North from Subterranean Press
Sarah PinboroughDead to Her mainstream thriller

Jonathan Strahan (editor) – The Book of Dragons 23 new tales & 6 new poems from 28 authors…

in ‘B’ format:

Mark LawrtenceHoly Sister the 3rd Book of the Ancestor
Kevin HearneInk & Sigil 1st in a new series, set in Scotland
Marie BrennanDriftwood Last is a guide to the Driftwood, where everything finally ends up to die or fade away, and rumours say that he’s died…
R. D. LembergThe Four Profound Weaves 4 linked short tories, set in their Birdverse
A. J. HackwithThe Library of the Unwritten Claire is newly in charge of the wing of Hell’s library where unfinished books are kept. Obviously, without an end to their stories, the characters in them are restless!

Lindsay EllisAxiom’s End Cora is forced by circumstances to become an interpreter for aliens who have been on Earth secretly for decades!
Gardner Dozois & Michael SwanwickCity Under the Stars the authors were working on an expansion of their novella, The City of God, when Dozois died. Swanwick has now completed the project.

Frances HardingeDeeplight Hark & Jeh scrounge a living, diving in search of relics of the Gods…
G. S. DenningThe Finality Problem the 5th of the Warlock Holmes books
Stephen Graham JonesThe Only Good Indians a Native American spirit is seeking revenge against four elk hunters…

Elizabeth Dearnley (editor) – Into the London Fog: Eerie Tales From the Weird City the latest in the Tales of the Weird series from The British Library.

in paperback:

C. J. CherryhResurgence the 20th in her Foreigner series overall; the middle volume of the 7th trilogy.t
T. C. McCarthyTyger Burning Maung is one of a group of disgraced much-enhanced warriors and an alien invasion may be their chance for redemption!

Seanan McGuireThe Unkindest Tide the 13th October Daye book
Mercede Lackey & Rosemary EdghillThe Waters and the Wild subtitled ‘An Underhill Adventure‘. It’s been 17 years since their previous novel in the Bedlam’s Bard series…

Penguin Books have launched a new series of Penguin Classics: Science Fiction
Initial titles include

Andreas EschbachThe Hair-Carpet Weavers
Angelica GorodischerTrafalgar
H. P. LovecraftThe Colour Out of Space (3 novellas)
Robert SheckleyDimension of Miracles
Arkady & Boris StrugatskyOne Billion Years to the End of the World (previously Definitely Maybe)
James Tiptree Jr.10,000 Light-Years From Home (collection)
Kurt VonnegutCat’s Cradle
Yevgeny ZamyatinWe

art, etc:

J. A. W. CooperThe J.A.W. Cooper Genesis Collection mainly sketches with some finished pieces, a mix of b&w and colour. Softcover
Jeffrey Alan LoveThe Mountain of Smoke: A JAL Sketchbook hardcover with b&w art somewhat reminiscent of Ian Miller

Tim Lane – Toybox Americana h/c with short strips, single page illos., etc. & observational text about all sorts of aspects of life during the previous century in America…

Trina Robbins – Flapper Queens: Women Cartoon Artists of the Jazz Age wonderful looking hardcover full of great colour art from the 1920s

Hugo PrattMu: The Undiscovered Continent volume 12, the final Corto Maltese volume!
Osamu TezukaWonder 3 fat manga (in English) about three aliens disguised as animals (a duck, a rabbit & a horse) observing humans to see if we are fit to join galactic society, or if the planet should be destroyed!

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