Transreal Fiction

Scotland’s sf & fantasy bookstore

Transreal Fiction New Titles – w/e 9th July 2022

in hardcover:

Claire McKennaFiretide Coast 3rd in the Deepwater Trilogy. I enjoyed the 1st one, Monstrous Heart, about magic and lighthouses! Vol 2 was Deepwater King.
Ed McDonaldDaughter of Redwinter Raine has escaped from the fortress of the warrior-magicians, the Drooihn, but she has something they need… Book 1 of the Redwinter Chronicles
Clay HarmonFlames of Mira book 1 of new epic fantasy, The Rift Walker series

Cari ThomasThe Hedge Witch when her funds run out to pay the school fees at a posh boarding school for young witches, orohan Rowan ends up in a day school for them, run by an aunt she never knew she had!

in softcover:

Isabel Ibanez Together We Burn to keep her inheritance, Zarela the flamenco dancer must seek help to earn to be a Dragonador!
W. P. WilesThe Last Blade Priest an ancient evil senses a chance to return, but is opposed by 3 very different people… Part 1 of The Holy Mountain series

Emmi ItarantaThe Moonday Letters episilolatory novel mixing ancient myth with a journey across the Solar System, from Mars colonies to devastated parts of Earth, and beyond!
Benjamin PercyThe Unfamiliar Garden sequel to The Ninth Metal, and part 2 of The Comet Cycle, about the changes wrought by a rare-metal rich comet strike
Tim LebbonThe last Storm journey across a climate change baked America…

Aric McBayKraken Calling twin strands, set 20 years apart following the actions and the results of serious eco-terrorism & climate change…

Polly CrosbyThe Unravelling a yoing woman takes a job helping to classify butterflies on a strange little island. I Liked the h/c a lot!
A. G. Slater The Path of Thorns Asher gains a job at remote Morwood House but grows to like the current Morwood family; can she still exact her revenge for past events?
Edward CoxThe Wood Bee Queen in a small town Ebbie is about to lose his librarian job and retreats into his love of folklore. Elsewhere, a queen has been murdered…

Richard PowersThe Overstory well reviewed (in h/c) climate fiction centred around trees; one of the new Penguin line, Vintage Earth
Marlen HaushoferThe Wall another Vintage Earth title. On holiday in Austria, a woman finds that she is alone in the valley, and that she can’t get out, nor others in. Translated from German by Shaun Whiteside. I enjoyed the film of it, Die Wand, several years ago.

Vandana SinghUtopias of the Third Kind the 28th volume in the Outspoken Authors series by PM Press. The usual format of a novella plus various stories or articles together with an interview by editor Terry Bisson

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