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Books are original 2009 publications, except first-US editions of books that earlier appeared in the UK, Australia, or elsewhere (indicated by +).

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2009 Directory 1b:
First Novels

This Page Last Updated: 21 May 2010


Page 1
2009
Novels

(first novels)
Page 2
2009
YA novels | Novellas & short fiction
Collections | Anthologies
Nonfiction & Art | Media & Gaming Related
Page 3
2009
New in Paperback
Classic Reprints
Cover Artists Magazines

This page lists first novels published in 2009, including first-US editions of first novels published earlier in other countries (indicated by +).
  
SF First Novels 
• Bacigalupi, PaoloThe Windup Girl • (Night Shade Books, Oct)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Sep 2009 / Gary K. Wolfe
Bestsellers:
Locus: Jan 2010
• DeNiro, AlanTotal Oblivion, More or Less • (Ballantine Spectra, Dec)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Nov 2009 / Faren Miller
Jan 2010 / Adrienne Martini
• Hutchins, J.C.7th Son: Descent • (St. Martin's Griffin, Nov)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
• Kasai, Kirsten ImaniIce Song • (Ballantine Del Rey, May)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Oct 2009 / Adrienne Martini
• Kollin, Dani, & Eytan KollinThe Unincorporated Man • (Tor, Apr)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
• Skillingstead, JackHarbinger • (Fairwood Press, Sep)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Oct 2009 / Faren Miller
Fantasy First Novels 
+ Bell, AlexThe Ninth Circle • (Gollancz, Jun)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Awards:
Locus /first novel #13
• Berry, JedediahThe Manual of Detection • (Penguin, Feb)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Apr 2009 / Gary K. Wolfe
+ Brett, Peter V.The Warded Man • (Ballantine Del Rey, Mar)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Oct 2008 / Carolyn Cushman
Mar 2009 / Faren Miller
Awards:
Locus /first novel #7
• Brown, JohnServant of a Dark God • (Tor, Oct)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
• Carriger, GailSoulless • (Orbit, Oct)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Sep 2009 / Carolyn Cushman
Mar 2010 / Faren Miller
Bestsellers:
Locus: Jan 2010
Locus: Feb 2010
• Connolly, HarryChild of Fire • (Del Rey, Oct)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Oct 2009 / Faren Miller
Dec 2009 / Carolyn Cushman
• Dellamonica, A. M.Indigo Springs • (Tor, Nov)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Mar 2010 / Paul Witcover
• Downum, AmandaThe Drowning City • (Orbit, Sep)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
• Gay, KellyThe Better Part of Darkness • (Pocket Books, Dec)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
• Hayes, EricaShadowfae • (St. Martin's Griffin, Oct)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
• Lamplighter, L. JagiProspero Lost • (Tor, Sep)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Aug 2009 / Faren Miller
+ Redick, Robert V. S.The Red Wolf Conspiracy • (Ballantine Del Rey, May)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
May 2009 / Faren Miller
Awards:
Locus /first novel #10
• Ronald, MargaretSpiral Hunt • (Eos, Feb)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
May 2009 / Carolyn Cushman
• Scholes, KenLamentation • (Tor, Feb)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Feb 2009 / Gary K. Wolfe
Feb 2009 / Faren Miller
• Snyder, Lucy A.Spellbent • (Ballantine Del Rey, Dec)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Mag: New&Notable
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Feb 2010 / Carolyn Cushman
Mar 2010 / Faren Miller
• Sperring, KariLiving with Ghosts • (DAW, Mar)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Mar 2009 / Carolyn Cushman
• van Eekhout, GregNorse Code • (Ballantine Spectra, Jun)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
Locus Magazine Reviews:
Jun 2009 / Adrienne Martini
Bestsellers:
Locus: Sep 2009
• Wells, JayeRed-Headed Stepchild • (Orbit, Apr)
Descriptions:
Locus Online: New Books
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