Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

New Titles – w/e 19th September 2020

in hardcover:

Michel FaberD (A Tale of Two Worlds) fantasy in which the letter ‘D’ isappears
Christopher PaoliniTo Sleep in a Sea of Stars surveying yet another empty planet, Kira disturbs an ancient alien artifact…
Nate CrowleyNotes From Small Planets a traveller’s guidebook to planets, species, spectacles & customs across the universe! Good fun

Richard Kadrey Ballistic Kiss the latest Sandman Slim novel. The softcover came in a couple of weeks ago

large format:

Christopher BuehlmenThe Necromancer’s House a warlock tries to save his horde of Russian magic (stolen from the collapsing Soviet Union) from an avenging witch… (out some time ago but a new author to Transreal)
Gene WolfeThe Wizard Knight omnibus edition of The Knight & The Wizard. Some time since I last stocked this. The 2 books first came out in 2004
Carrie VaughnThe Heirs of Locksley sequel to The Ghosts of Sherwood

Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant (editors) – Monstrous Affections 15 new tales of relationships between monsters and humans

in ‘B’ format:

M. R. CareyThe Trials of Koli sequel to the recent Book of Koli. Koli has been banished from his village but, if he can discover the lost tech of Old London mentioned in stories, he may redeem himself…

Stanislaw LemHis Master’s Voice translated by Michael Kandel. Considered by some to be his best novel

J. S. Barnes Dracula’s Child intriguing sequel to the classic novel
Martin WhiteClub Medusa avoiding a street brawl, Gerry & Paul are offered refuge in a very strange club in an Old Town basement… Local author.

Mike Ashley (editor) – Nature’s Warnings: Classic Stories of Eco-Science Fiction the latest anthology from the British Library in their Science Fiction Classics series. Contents include stories by Brian Aldiss,Clifford D. Simak, Margaret St.Clair, and others…
Maria Dahvana HeadleyBeowulf a new verse translation of the Anglo-Saxon epic

in paperback:

Dan HanksCaptain Moxley and the Embers of Empire fun, fast-paced occult adventures in a world where WWII dragged on until 1954

Les Johnson & Robert E. HampsonStellaris: Peopleof the Stars short fiction & factual pieces about what humans might have to do to reach the stars

art, etc:

David BainbridgeHow Zoologists Organise Things a history of the subject, with a huge number of illustrations from Antiquity onwards, in hardcover


Interzone# 288 cover by Warwick Fraser-Coombe
Black Static – issue # 76 cover by Richard Wagner

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