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December 28 21 14 07
November 30 23 16 09 02
October 26 19 12 05
September 28 21 14 07
August 31 24 17 10 03
July 27 20 13 06
June 29 22 15 08 01
May 25 18 11 04
April 27 20 13 06
March 30 23 16 09 02
February 23 16 09 02
January '10 26 19 12 05

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2010 Posts


New Books : second half December

Saturday 8 January 2011  |  Monitor, Directories

Lauren Beukes' Zoo City, Jonathan Strahan's Engineering Infinity, Rachel Swirsky & Sean Wallace's People of the Book, and other titles by Anthony, Collins, Estep, Francis, Lovegrove, and Robertson

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 28 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

grrm
George R.R. Martin's A Game of Thrones is back on bestsellers lists.

Classic Reprints: December 2010

Monday 27 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Early stories by Henry Kuttner, plus new editions of work by Poul Anderson, Glen Cook, Guy Gavriel Kay, and Michael Moorcock

New in Paperback: December

Friday 24 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Neal Stephenson's Anathem, Steven Erikson's Dust of Dreams, Jack McDevitt's Time Travelers Never Die, and other titles by Acevedo, Butcher, Englehart, Henderson, McCaffrey & Scarborough, Scalzi, Turtledove, and Zahn

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 21 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

richelle mead
Richelle Mead's YA novel Last Sacrifice debuts in 4th place on the combined USA Today list

Magazines & Websites: third week December

Sunday 19 December 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, The New York Review of Science Fiction, SF Site, Strange Horizons, and Tor.com

New Books : second week December

Friday 17 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Jon Armstrong's Yarn, Patricia A. McKillip's The Bards of Bone Plain, John Joseph Adams' anthology The Way of the Wizard, and other titles by Aaron, Asprin & Nye, Downum, Jones, Koch, Marillier, McCaffrey & Scarborough, Mead, Parks, Taylor & Johnson, Turtledove, and Wright

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 14 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

ally condie
Ally Condie's YA novel Matched debuts on the New York Times' children's list; new titles by Anne Rice and Troy Denning also debut.

Magazines & Websites: second week December

Sunday 12 December 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Albedo One, Apex Magazine, Intergalactic Medicine Show, and Mythic Delirium, plus what's new online at io9, Lightspeed, SF Signal, Strange Horizons, and Tor.com

New Books : first week December

Saturday 11 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Orson Scott Card's Pathfinder, a new edition of Jack Vance tribute anthology Songs of the Dying Earth, M. Rickert's Holiday, and other titles by Akers, Barclay, Blackthorne, Foster, Jerome, Kittredge, Knapp, Lackey, Lebbon, Neumeier, Paul, and Warrington

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 7 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

orson scott card
Orson Scott Card's YA time travel novel Pathfinder debuts on the New York Times' children's list; Salman Rushdie, Stephen King, and Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson's still rank among the top 10

Magazines & Websites: first week December

Sunday 5 December 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New e-zine GigaNotoSaurus debuts, plus new fiction, poetry, interviews, articles, and holiday buying guides are in new issues of Clarkesworld, Fantasy Magazine, Ideomancer, io9, Redstone SF, Vector, and nine other publications.

New Books : last week November

Friday 3 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Ekaterina Sedia's The House of Discarded Dreams, Anne Rice's Of Love and Evil, Tad Williams' Shadowheart, an Ursula K. Le Guin Festschrift, Ally Condie's YA Matched, and other titles by Brown, Cook, Douglas, Griffith & Griffith, Guran, Hanover, Swenson, Vukcevich, and YellowBoy

This Week's Bestsellers

Wednesday 1 December 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

salman rushdie
Salman Rushdie's Luka and the Fire of Life debuts on two print lists; Stephen King's Full Dark, No Stars and Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson's Towers of Midnight still rank among the top 10

Magazines & Websites: fourth week November

Sunday 28 November 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Adventures in SciFi Publishing, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Lightspeed, The New York Review of Science Fiction, Strange Horizons; and what's new at sites io9, SF Signal, Tangent, and Tor.com

Classic Reprints: November 2010

Saturday 27 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

A new edition of Fritz Leiber's Our Lady of Darkness plus collections of Poul Anderson, Clark Ashton Smith, and Lovecraftian tales of Yith

New Books : third week November

Wednesday 24 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Greg Bear's Hull Zero Three, John Freeman's Sci-Fi Art Now, Paula Guran's Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror, Martin & Dozois' Songs of Love and Death, Salman Rushdie's Luka and the Fire of Life, and other titles by de Bodard, Harvey, Pelegrimas, Petrucha, Price, Rabe & Greenberg, Remic, Roberson, Shepherd, Snyder, and Waggoner

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 23 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

stephen king
Stephen King's Full Dark, No Stars debuts strongly on print lists, ranking #2 on 2 lists; Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson's Towers of Midnight slips only a bit, still ranking #4 on 4 lists.

Magazines & Websites: third week November

Sunday 21 November 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of print 'zines Interzone, Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, On Spec, and Science Fiction Studies; and what's new at sites io9, SF Signal, SF Site, Tangent, and Tor.com

New in Paperback: November

Friday 19 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Paolo Bacigalupi's Pump Six and Other Stories, Anne R. Dick's The Search for Philip K. Dick, Ekaterina Sedia's The Secret History of Moscow, and other titles by Boyett, Brown, de Lint, Holland, Kerr, Marillier, Niven & Lerner, Ringo, Taylor, Turtledove, and Williams

New Books : second week November

Wednesday 17 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Stephen King's Full Dark, No Stars, James Enge's The Wolf Age, Pamela Sargent's Seed Seeker, Robin McKinley's Pegasus, and titles by Ballantine, Destefano, Jordan & Sanderson, Modesitt, Rardin, Saintcrow, and Whates

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 16 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

jordan sanderson
Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson's Towers of Midnight is #1 at New York Times; a new novel by Patricia Briggs also debuts this week

Magazines & Websites: second week November

Sunday 14 November 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of print 'zines Analog, Asimov's, Andromeda Spaceways, and Jupiter; electronic 'zines Three-lobed Burning Eye and Strange Horizons, and highlights from daily sites io9, The Portal, SF Signal, Tangent, and Tor.com

New Books : first week November

Friday 12 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

N.K. Jemisin's The Broken Kingdoms, Catherynne M. Valente's The Habitation of the Blessed, Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson's Towers of Midnight, Jack McDevitt's Echo, Pierre Pevel's The Cardinal's Blades, and other titles by Aaron, Ahern & Ahern, Cook, Kent, Lee, Monk, Oliver, Scholes, and White

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 9 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

jim butcher
Jim Butcher's Side Jobs debuts in hardcover; Karen Marie Moning's Dreamfever debuts in paperback.

Magazines & Websites: first week November

Sunday 7 November 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of print 'zines Weird Tales and the SFWA Bulletin, electronic 'zines Apex, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Clarkesworld, Fantasy, Lightspeed, Quantum Muse, Redstone SF, Salon Futura, SF Site, Strange Horizons, and Subterranean, and highlights from daily sites io9, SF Signal, Tangent, and Tor.com

New Books : last week October

Saturday 6 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Iain M. Banks' Surface Detail, Richard Kadrey's Kill the Dead, Ann VanderMeer & Jeff VanderMeer's Steampunk II: Steampunk Reloaded, and other titles by Butcher, del Toro & Hogan, Gilman, Hendee, Kearney, Kiernan, Lima, Navarro, Palmer, Stackpole, Weber, Wells, Wilson, and Zajac.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 2 November 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

jordan/sanderson
Brandon Sanderson & Robert Jordan's Towers of Midnight is #2 at Amazon.com; new books by Stephen R. Donaldson and Lois McMaster Bujold debut on print lists.

Magazines & Websites: last week October

Saturday 30 October 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New short fiction review 'zine The Portal and new historical fiction/alternate history 'zine Alt Hist debut; plus, new issues of Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Bull Spec, Lightspeed, Realms of Fantasy, and Strange Horizons, and what's new on sites Daily Science Fiction, io9, SF Signal, Tangent, and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 26 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

jordan/sanderson
Brandon Sanderson & Robert Jordan's Towers of Midnight is ready for its debut.

Classic Reprints: October 2010

Monday 25 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

New editions of Poul Anderson's The High Crusade, Isaac Asimov's The Currents of Space, Glen Cook's Stars' End, and Garrett P. Serviss' Edison's Conquest of Mars, plus the final volume of the collected Christopher Anvil, The Power of Illusion

New Books : third week October

Sunday 24 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Connie Willis' All Clear, Lois McMaster Bujold's CryoBurn, Stephen R. Donaldson's Against All Things Ending, Felix Gilman's The Half-Made World, debut novels by Rachel Aaron, Beth Bernobich, and Lavie Tidhar, and other titles by Andrews, Dietz, Meydan, and Williams.

Magazines & Websites: third week October

Friday 22 October 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Black Static, Dreams and Nightmares, The New York Review of Science Fiction, Planetary Stories, SF Site, Shimmer, Strange Horizons, and Subterranean; plus highlights online at io9, SF Signal, and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 19 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

salvatore
New titles by R.A. Salvatore, Sean Williams, Mercedes Lackey, and Scott Westerfeld debut this week.

New Books : second week October

Sunday 17 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Scott Westerfeld's Behemoth, Larry Niven & Edward M. Lerner's Betrayer of Worlds, Jonathan Maberry's Rot & Ruin, and titles by Beckett, Correia, Friesner, Kelso, Okorafor & Mohanraj, Swirsky, and Thorpe

Magazines & Websites: second week October

Friday 15 October 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of print 'zines Analog, Asimov's, and The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, online weekly Strange Horizons, and highlights online at io9, SF Signal, and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 12 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

deltorohogan
David Weber's Out of the Dark and the paperback reprint of Jordan & Sanderson's The Gathering Storm debut on lists this week.

New Books : first week October

Monday 11 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Hannu Rajamiemi's The Quantum Thief, Karen Joy Fowler's What I Didn't See and Other Stories, the 26th annual Writers of the Future anthology, and titles by Adams, Aguirre, Broaddus, Flint, Lackey, Lowe, Scholes, Tan & Zaiatz, and Vanner.

New in Paperback: early October

Sunday 10 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Connie Willis' Blackout, Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson's The Gathering Storm, Terry Pratchett's Unseen Academicals, N.K. Jemisin's The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms, Ken Scholes' Canticle, and titles by Anderson, Anthony, Bear, Dietz, Malan, Modesitt, and Shinn

Magazines & Websites: first week October #2

Thursday 7 October 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

More early October releases include the fifth anniversary issue of Intergalactic Medicine Show, and second anniversary issue of Beneath Ceaseless Skies, the second issue of Salon Futura, and new issues of Apex Magazine, Lightspeed, and Quantum Muse.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 5 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

deltorohogan
Guillermo del Toro & Chuck Hogan's The Fall debuts on fiction hardcover lists this week.

Magazines & Websites: first week October

Monday 4 October 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Abyss & Apex, Adventures in SciFi Publishing, Chiaroscuro, Clarkesworld, Fantasy Magazine, Lightspeed, Redstone SF, SF Site, and Strange Horizons, plus what's new at io9, SF Signal, and Tor.com

New Books : last week September

Saturday 2 October 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Patrick Ness' Monsters of Men, Terry Pratchett's I Shall Wear Midnight, Cherie Priest's Dreadnought, David Weber's Out of the Dark, first novels by Robert Boyczuk, Mark Hodder, and Mike Shevdon, and other titles by Anderson, MacGregor, Murphy, Remic, Snyder, Tchaikovsky, Wilson, and Woodley

Classic Reprints: September 2010

Wednesday 29 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Science fiction predictions, apocalyposes, and first stories, vintage steampunk, and secret fantasies are in anthologies of classic SF and fantasy seen this month; also, new editions of novels by Eric Brown, Guy Gavriel Kay, and Paul Kearney.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 28 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

funke
Cornelia Funke's Reckless debuts; titles by Clare, Gibson, and Sanderson debut on more lists.

New Books : third week September

Sunday 26 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Bud Webster's Anthopology 101, the US edition of Greg Egan's Zendegi, Harry Connolly's Game of Cages, Julia Holmes' Meeks, and other titles by Drake, Funke, Geillor, Huff, Kent, Melton, Sylvan, and Thurman

Magazines & Websites: fourth week September

Friday 24 September 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

What's new online at Adventures in SciFi Publishing, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Fantasy Magazine, Ideomancer, io9, Lightspeed, SF Signal, SF Site, Strange Horizons, and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 21 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

sanderson
Notable debuts this week include Sherrilyn Kenyon's No Mercy, William Gibson's Zero History, and S.M. Stirling's The High King of Montival.

Magazines & Websites: third week September

Monday 20 September 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of print 'zines Analog, Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, Asimov's, Interzone, (British Fantasy Award-winning) Murky Depths, and Star*Line.

New Books : second week September

Saturday 18 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Karen Lord's first novel Redemption in Indigo, Walter Jon Williams' collection The Green Leopard Plague, fantasy anthologies from Ellen Datlow & Nick Mamatas and John Joseph Adams, other first novels from Mary Robinette Kowal, M.K. Hobson, and Joan Frances Turner, and titles by Banks, Elliott, Gay, Greene, Hartley, Malan, McGuire, and Stirling

New in Paperback: early September

Wednesday 15 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Iain M. Banks' Transition, Jonathan Lethem's Chronic City, Stephenie Meyer's Breaking Dawn, Richard Powers' Generosity, and other titles by Bentley, Brom, Dann & Dozois, Durham, Goodkind, Kelly & Weekes, Masello, Rubens, and Stirling

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 14 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

sanderson
Brandon Sanderson's The Way of Kings ranks #7 on three lists; Cassandra Clare's Clockwork Angel debuts at #1.

Magazines & Websites: second week September

Sunday 12 September 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Adventures in SciFi Publishing, Apex Magazine, Lightspeed, The New York Review of Science Fiction, Quantum Muse, Realms of Fantasy, Redstone Science Fiction, SFcrowsnest, SFRevu, and Strange Horizons, and what's online this week at io9, SF Signal, and Tor.com.

New Books : first week September

Thursday 9 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

William Gibson's Zero History, Charles Yu's How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe, Jean-Christophe Valtat's Aurorarama, and other titles by Bickle, Carriger, Clare, Daniells, Gill, Kenyon, Lawhead, Romanko, Smith, Spriggs, Sykes, and Tepper

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 7 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

terry brooks
Terry Brooks' Bearers of the Black Staff debuts at #5 on the New York Times and Publishers Weekly fiction hardcover lists; Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay is #1 at USA Today.

Magazines & Websites: first week September

Sunday 5 September 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

Daily Science Fiction and Spectra Magazine debut, new issues appear of Clarkesworld, Flurb, M-Brane SF, and SF Site, and what's new online at io9, SF Signal, Strange Horizons, and Tor.com

New Books : end August

Friday 3 September 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Brandon Sanderson's The Way of Kings, Marie Brennan's A Star Shall Fall, Peter F. Hamilton's The Evolutionary Void, novels by Lauren Beukes and Kaaron Warren from Angry Robot's US debut, and other titles by John Birmingham, Rachel Caine, Tim Kring & Dale Peck, and Harry Shannon

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 31 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

mockingjay
Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay still ranks #1 at Amazon.com; six genre-related titles rank on LA Times' fiction hardcover list

New Books : fourth week August

Sunday 29 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Ted Chiang's The Lifecycle of Software Objects, Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay, and other titles by Terry Brooks, Bob Fingerman, Cameron Haley, Charlaine Harris & Toni L.P. Kelner, Mike Resnick, Sandy Sampson, and Brent Weeks

Magazines & Websites: fourth week August

Saturday 28 August 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

io9 launches "SF 101: Science Fiction for Beginners", Tor.com has new fiction by Jay Lake and interviews by "The Rejectionist", SF Signal asks about favorite SF/fantasy settings, plus more fiction, reviews, and nonfiction at Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Lightspeed, and Strange Horizons

Classic Reprints: August 2010

Thursday 26 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Classic SF and fantasy in new editions this month include a new collection of stories by Henry Kuttner and C.L. Moore, anthologies of stories about devils and other-dimensional entities from Tim Pratt and Robert M. Price, a volume of H.G. Wells from Everyman Library, and novels by Greg Bear, Charles de Lint, and Michael Moorcock.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 24 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

mockingjay
Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay, published today, is #1 at Amazon.com

New Books : third week August

Sunday 22 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

William H. Patterson, Jr.'s Robert A. Heinlein: In Dialogue with His Century, Rick Moody's The Four Fingers of Death, a first novel by Anthony Huso, a novel to benefit child soldiers by Mark L. Van Name, and other titles by Axler, Chadbourn, Finch, Kane, Monk, Norman, Reeve, Renier, Resnick, Shears, and Smith-Ready

Magazines & Websites: third week August

Friday 20 August 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Black Static, Lightspeed, SF Site, and Strange Horizons, plus notable posts at io9, SF Signal, and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 17 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

deaths excellent vacation
Paranormal romance anthology Death's Excellent Vacation debuts on two fiction hardcover lists; Pittacus Lore's I Am Number Four debuts; Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay is #1 at Amazon.com

New Books : second week August

Sunday 15 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

The Best of Kim Stanley Robinson, Lisa Mantchev's Perchance to Dream, and other titles by Carroll, Drake, Duane, Gibson, Liu, Lloyd, Millar, Richardson, Thomas, Viehl, and Williamson

New in Paperback: early August

Saturday 14 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Margaret Atwood's The Year of the Flood, Patrick Ness' The Ask and the Answer, and titles by Armstrong, Bova, Drake, Golemon, Herbert & Anderson, Lackey & Mallory, Lerner, and Richardson

Magazines & Websites: second week August

Friday 13 August 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Analog, Apex, the SFWA Bulletin, Intergalactic Medicine Show, Jupiter, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, The New York Review of Science Fiction, On Spec, Strange Horizons and Vector, plus notable posts online at io9 and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 10 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

super sad
Titles debuting this week include Gary Shteyngart's Super Sad True Love Story, Kelley Armstrong's Waking the Witch, Todd McCaffrey's Dragongirl, and China Miéville's Kraken.

New Books : first week August

Sunday 8 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Greg Egan's Zendegi, Harry Harrison's The Stainless Steel Rat Returns, Pittacus Lore's I Am Number Four, L.E. Modesitt, Jr.'s Imager's Intrigue, a first novel by Trent Jamieson, second novels in series by Chadbourn, Daniells, Del Franco, Glass, Mann, Meding, Rowley, and Swann, and other series novels by Golden & Lebbon, Mead, Moore, and Somers.

Magazines & Websites: first week August

Friday 6 August 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

What's new at Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Clarkesworld, Flagship, io9, Lightspeed, Redstone SF, Reflection's Edge, SF Signal, SF Site, SFRevu, Strange Horizons, and Tor.com

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 3 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

sean williams
Sean Williams' Star Wars: The Old Republic: Fatal Alliance debuts on hardcover fiction bestseller lists this week.

New in Paperback: late July

Sunday 1 August 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Thomas Pynchon's Inherent Vice, Warren Fahy's Fragment, and titles by Birmingham, Di Filippo, Howard, Knight, O'Neal, and Twelve Hawks

New Books : last week July

Saturday 31 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Gary Shteyngart's Super Sad True Love Story, Jeff VanderMeer's The Third Bear, Harry Turtledove's West and East, Lou Anders' superhero anthology Masked, and other titles by Armstrong, Baker, Boston, Evenson, Hodgell, Itoh, Kessler & Kittredge, McCaffrey, Miller, Neill, Nylund, and Sakurazaka

Magazines & Websites: last week July

Friday 30 July 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

SF Commentary publishes its 40th anniversary issue; Asimov's features a novella by Geoffrey A. Landis; Sybil's Garage publishes its seventh issue; plus what's in new issues of Andromeda Spaceways, io9, Lightspeed, SF Signal, Strange Horizons, Tor.com, and in blogs by Jonathan Strahan and Frederik Pohl.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 27 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

collins
Suzanne Collins' Mockingjay is poised for bestsellerdom; Naomi Novik's Tongues of Dragons debuts on NY Times extended fiction hardcover bestseller list.

Classic Reprints: July 2010

Sunday 25 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Classic SF and fantasy in new editions seen in July includes The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction, books by Suzy McKee Charnas and Chandler Davis from Aqueduct Press' new Heirloom Books series, collections by Glen Cook, Charles de Lint, Shirley Jackson, and Jack Vance, and other novels by Ursula K. Le Guin, Rudy Rucker, Jules Verne, and Patricia C. Wrede.

New Books : 3rd week July

Saturday 24 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Ken MacLeod's The Restoration Game, Laurence Gonzales' Lucy, Mary Robinette Kowal's The Hugo Award Showcase, 2010 Volume, a book of interviews with Ray Bradbury, a first novel by Terry DeHart, and other titles by Bledsoe, Gartner, Howard, Kiernan, Lee & Miller, McGachey, Melniczek, Neumeier, Ollie, Rochelle, Sagara, and Van Name

Magazines & Websites: mid July

Friday 23 July 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

Fiction by Lucius Shepard, Yoon Ha Lee, Rachel Swirsky, Bud Sparhawk, Carol Emshwiller, and John Scalzi, and reviews, articles, and interviews by Amelia Beamer, Phil Plait, Scott Eagle, Paul Kincaid, and Jo Walton, posted this month on SF and Fantasy zines Clarkesworld, io9, SFSignal, Strange Horizons, Tor.com, and others.

Note: this page was originally posted as 'Other Websites' and has been updated to a new format on 28 July 2010

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 20 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

davidson
MaryJanice Davidson's Undead and Unfinished debuts in hardcover; Stephen King's Under the Dome debuts in trade paperback.

Other Magazines: early July

Sunday 18 July 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

What's in new issues of Bull Spec, Interzone, New York Review of SF, Realms of Fantasy, and Science Fiction Studies

New Books : 2nd week July

Thursday 15 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Frederik Pohl tribute anthology Gateways, Charles Stross' The Fuller Memorandum, Carrie Vaughn's Discord's Apple, first novels by Amelia Beamer, Jeannine Holmes, Mark Charan Newton, and K.A. Stewart, and other titles by Abé, Anderson, Barron, Davidson, Hickman, Hines, Lackey, Levene, Novik, Serling, Vaughn, and Zelazny

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 13 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

bender
Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games debuts in paperback; Aimee Bender's The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cakes sells better each week.

New in Paperback: July

Monday 12 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games, Stephen King's Under the Dome, Kelly Link's Pretty Monsters, and titles by Asaro, Baxter, Campbell, Czerneda, Del Toro & Hogan, Frost, Jones & Bennett, Niffenegger, Schroeder, Shetterly, Somers, Stross, Waters, and Williamson

New Books : 1st week July

Saturday 10 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Gardner Dozois' Year's Best Science Fiction: 27th Annual Collection, Jonathan Strahan & Lou Anders' Swords & Dark Magic, David Weber's Mission of Honor, David Mitchell's The Thousands Autumns of Jacob de Zoet, Jay Lake's The Specific Gravity of Grief, and other titles by Andrews, Berman, Bernobich, Daniells, Fallon, Kyokogu, Mackenzie, Mak & Choi, McCullough, Mills, O'Neal, Peeler, Phoenix, Robertson, and Sinclair

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 6 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

cronin
David Weber's Mission of Honor ranks at New York Times and Publishers Weekly; Dean Koontz, Justin Cronin, and Stephenie Meyer remain in the top 10 on one or more list.

Other Magazines: late June

Sunday 4 July 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

Fiction by David D. Levine, Sean McMullen, Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Carol Emshwiller, Alexander Jablokov, Al Sarrantonio, Thomas Tessier, and articles, reviews, and interviews by Jeffery D. Kooistra, Robert Silverberg, James Patrick Kelly, Ed Gorman, Ellen Datlow, Karl Johanson, and Elizabeth Barrette, in new issues of Analog, Asimov's, Cemetery Dance, Neo-Opsis, and Star*Line

New Books : last week June

Friday 2 July 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

China Miéville's Kraken, Ian McDonald's The Dervish House, Jennifer Egan's A Visit from the Goon Squad, Dean Koontz' Frankenstein: Lost Souls, and other titles by Armstrong, Arthur, Battis, Canavan, Farnsworth, Flewelling, Graham, Hoffman, Kane, Lalumière, Moyer, Rabuzzi, and Wiersema

Classic Reprints: April - June 2010

Wednesday 30 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Classic SF and fantasy in new editions seen in recent months include three of Philip José Farmer's Riverworld novels, definitive collections of Peter S. Beagle, Fritz Leiber, and stories about dragons, all edited by Jonathan Strahan, a new volume of Jack Williamson's Collected Stories, and other titles by Ray Bradbury, Glen Cook, Robert A. Heinlein, Stephen Jones, Michael Moorcock, Larry Niven & Steven Barnes, and Roger Zelazny.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 29 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

cronin
Dean Koontz' Frankenstein: Lost Souls debuts in the top 10 on three lists this week. Stephenie Meyer's The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner is still #1 at USA Today.

New in Paperback: June

Monday 28 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Robert Charles Wilson's Julian Comstock, Cory Doctorow's Little Brother, Lev Grossman's The Magicians, and other titles by Abercrombie, Carey, Colfer, Foster, Huff, Hunt, Miller, Ringo, Van Name, Warrington, and Weldon

New Books : 3rd week June

Wednesday 23 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Stephen Baxter's Stone Spring, Neil Gaiman & Al Sarrantonio's Stories, Rich Horton's Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2010, Aimee Bender's The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, Tom Holt's Blonde Bombshell, and other titles by Adams, Andrews, Arnason, Carey, Douglass, Jones & Bennett, Kelleher, Murphy, Pettersson, Scalzi, Sprunk, Sturges, and Thurman

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 22 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

cronin
Justin Cronin's The Passage debuts on print lists this week, while Stephenie Meyer's The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner is still #1 at USA Today.

Other Magazines: early June

Sunday 20 June 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

Fiction by Stephen Baxter, Robert Reed, John Shirley, Mario Milosevic, Michael Alexander, John Langan, Leah Bobet, and articles, reviews, and interviews by Richard A. Lovett, Robert Silverberg, John Connolly, Gene Wolfe, James Sallis, Jim C. Hines, in new issues of Analog, Asimov's, Black Static, Interzone, F&SF, New York Review of Science Fiction, and On Spec

Classic Reprints: January - March 2010

Saturday 19 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Classic SF and fantasy in new editions seen earlier this year include a collection of fantasy poetry by Donald Sidney-Fryer, two volumes of Poul Anderson stories, two volumes of Andre Norton novels, Peter F. Hamilton's Fallen Dragon, Robert Silverberg's The World Inside, and other titles by Piers Anthony, Glen Cook, Philip K. Dick, Sylvia Engdahl, Simon R. Green, and Michael Moorcock. (Titles seen April - June will be posted shortly.)

New Books : 2nd week June

Thursday 17 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Recent bestsellers by Laurell K. Hamilton, Charlaine Harris, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Stephen King, Stephenie Meyer, and Philip Pullman; young adult novels by Holly Black, Sarah Rees Brennan, Diane Duane, Susan Beth Pfeffer, Michael Scott, Jeri Smith-Ready, and Carlos Ruiz Zafón; and other titles by Campbell, Chadbourn, Hobb, Hogan, Johnson, Lindskold, and Shearin

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 15 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

hamilton
Laurell K. Hamilton's Bullet debuts on print lists this week, while Stephenie Meyer's The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner is #1 at USA Today.

Other Magazines: May

Monday 14 June 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New issues of Albedo One, Analog, Asimov's, Bulletin of the SFWA, Dreams and Nightmares, Mythic Delirium, and New York Review of Science Fiction

New Books : early June

Saturday 12 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Justin Cronin's The Passage, David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer's Year's Best SF 15, Nick Gevers & Marty Halpern's Is Anybody Out There?, Nnedi Okorafor's Who Fears Death?, the US edition of Alastair Reynolds' Terminal World, and other titles by Anderson, Estep, Flint & Spoor, Green, McKenna, Shan, Weldon, Williams, and Yang

New in Paperback: May

Wednesday 9 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

2009's top two novels -- Paolo Bacigalupi's The Windup Girl and China Miéville's The City & the City -- plus titles by Anderson, Asimov, Beckett, Cherryh, Fallon, Hoffman, Kadrey, Kollin & Kollin, Mann, Modesitt, Sinclair, Wilkins, and Wolfe

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 8 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

king
Stephen King's Blockade Billy debuts this week, as do titles by Christie Golden, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Keri Arthur, Cory Doctorow, Lev Grossman, and Laurell K. Hamilton.

New Books : late May

Sunday 6 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Paolo Bacigalupi's Ship Breaker, Cory Doctorow's For the Win, an English-language translation of stories by Georges-Olivier Châteaureynaud, a first novel by Sara Creasy, and other titles by Bacon-Smith, Baker, Drake, Grant, Monk, Rhodes, and Yamamoto.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 1 June 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

mead
Richelle Mead's Spirit Bound is #1 at USA Today.

New Books : mid May

Friday 28 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Ian Tregillis' debut novel Bitter Seeds, Charles Stross' concluding Merchant Princes novel The Trade of Queens, a short story chapbook by Ellen Kushner, a horror novel by Quentin S. Crisp, and other titles by Anthony, Devoti, Feist, Lee & Miller, Levene, Pitts, Snodgrass, Stirling, Tate, Weber, and Wild

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 25 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

harris
Charlaine Harris' Dead in the Family remains at #1.

New Books : early May

Friday 21 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Guy Gavriel Kay's Under Heaven, C.J. Cherryh's Deceiver, the first US edition of Stephen Baxter's Ark, and other titles by Anderson & Sebanc, Axler, Benedict, Gilman, Kelly, Kollin & Kollin, Lackey, Flint & Freer, McLeod, Parsons, Pelegrimas, Richards, Ringo & Thomsen, Rusch, Sedia, Spoor, Tchaikovsky, and Thomas.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 18 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

harris
Charlaine Harris' Dead in the Family debuts at #1.

New in Paperback: April

Thursday 13 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Dozois & Strahan's The New Space Opera 2, Robert J. Sawyer's Wake, and other titles by Anderson & Sebanc, Baxter, Brett, Day, Esslemont, Flint & Freer, Hamilton, Lindskold, Monette, Niven & Pournelle, and Sanderson.

Other Magazines: March - April

Thursday 18 March 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New zine Bull Spec debuts; new issues of Andromeda Spaceways, Black Gate, Black Static, Bulletin of the SFFWA, Focus, Interzone, Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, The New York Review of Science Fiction, On Spec, Realms of Fantasy, Science Fiction Studies, Vector, and Weird Tales.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 11 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

campbell
Jack Campbell's The Lost Fleet: Victorious is among top 10 mass market paperback bestsellers at New York Times and Publishers Weekly.

New Books : late April

Sunday 9 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Adam Roberts' New Model Army, Bill Fawcett's Nebula Awards Showcase 2010, L. Timmel Duchamp's nonfiction anthology Narrative Power, plus titles by Brett, Crawford, Datlow, Homan, Sparrow, Tremblay & Wallace, Whates, and others

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 4 May 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

harris
Charlaine Harris' Dead in the Family, on sale today, is #1 on Amazon.com.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 27 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

moore
David Weber's A Mighty Fortress debuts in the top 10 hardcover fiction books from New York Times and Publishers Weekly.

New Books : mid April

Monday 26 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Lucius Shepard's The Taborin Scale, Jim Butcher's Changes, Ian C. Esslemont's Return of the Crimson Guard, Gemma Files A Book of Tongues, Jay Lake's Pinion, and other titles by Armstrong, Barnes, Black, Flynn, Jones, Kiernan, and Kratman.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 20 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

moore
Jim Butcher's Changes is #1 on the New York Times fiction hardcover list; Patricia Briggs' Silver Borne still ranks high; titles by William C. Dietz, Raymond E. Feist, and Charlaine Harris also debut.

New Books : early April

Friday 16 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Robert J. Sawyer's Watch, E.O. Wilson's Anthill, Dexter Palmer's The Dream of Perpetual Motion, K.J. Parker's The Folding Knife, Ian McDonald's Ares Express, and other titles by Aguirre, Baum, Koch, Lowachee, Mann, Schweitzer, Tchaikovsky, and Weber

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 13 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

moore
Patricia Briggs' Silver Borne is #1 on the New York Times fiction hardcover list; other debuts this week are by Gail Carriger, Sherrilyn Kenyon, and David Weber.

New Books : last week March

Sunday 11 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Literary novels by Ian McEwan (Solar) and John Banville (The Infinities), Jetse de Vries' anthology of 'optimistic' SF Shine, Norman Spinrad's He Walked Among Us, and other titles by Acevedo, Bickle, Blatty, Briggs, Carriger, de Pierres, Kincaid & Harrison, Lansdale, Lovegrove, Martinez, Moon, and Wells

New Books : 3rd week March

Thursday 8 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Alastair Reynolds' Terminal World, Gene Wolfe's The Sorcerer's House, Garth Nix's Lord Sunday, George R.R. Martin & Gardner Dozois' Warriors, and other titles by Chance, Conroy, Crane, Douglas, Englehart, Heitz, Larke, Rowland, Sinclair, and Tidhar & Yaniv

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 6 April 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

moore
Debuts this week include Christopher Moore's Bite Me, Steve Hockensmith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: Dawn of the Dreadfuls, and Philip Pullman's The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ.

New in Paperback: March

Wednesday 31 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

David Marusek's Mind Over Ship, Brian Keene's Darkness on the Edge of Town, David Weber's By Heresies Distressed, and other titles by Anderson, Bishop, Butcher, Elliott, Farrell, Greenwood, Hammond, Kratman, Lumley, Nylund, and Williams

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 30 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

stephenie meyer
Stephenie Meyer's just-announced The Short Second Life of Bree Tanner: An Eclipse Novella ranks #7 on Amazon.com with advance orders.

New Books : 2nd week March

Wednesday 24 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Jonathan Strahan's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year Volume Four, Ellen Datlow's Best Horror of the Year: Volume Two, the first US edition of Paul McAuley's Gardens of the Sun, first novels by Blake Charlton and Liane Merciel, and other titles by Bova, Coe, De Pierres, Griffin, Kambayashi, Kenyon, McMann, Shepherd, and Williams.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 23 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

aaron allston
Aaron Allston's Star Wars: Fate of the Jedi: Backlash debuts strongly on fiction hardcover lists; Seth Grahame-Smith's Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter still ranks in the top 10.

Other Magazines: February - March

Thursday 18 March 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New magazines Night Chills and Outer Reaches debut; plus, new issues of Analog, Asimov's, Black Static, Bulletin of the SFFWA, Dreams and Nightmares, Leading Edge, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, The New York Review of Science Fiction, and Realms of Fantasy.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 16 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

abraham lincoln
Seth Grahame-Smith's Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter debuts strongly; titles by Anne Bishop, Tad Williams, Jim Butcher, and Rob Thurman also debut.

New Books : 1st week March

Sunday 14 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Allen Steele's Coyote Destiny, Kevin Brockmeier's Real Unreal: Best American Fantasy, Volume 3, Catherine Fisher's Incarceron, debut novels by Nancy Holzner and Adrian Tchaikovsky, and other titles by Bear, Benson, Bishop, Flint & Wentworth, Greatshell, Green, Harrison, Kane, Marmell, McGuire, Pehov, Rabe & Greenberg, Sniegoski, Strout, and Thurman.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 9 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

hill
Kim Harrison's Black Magic Sanction debuts on four fiction hardcover lists.

New Books : late February

Friday 5 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Joe Hill's Horns, David Louis Edelman's Geosynchron, Graham Joyce's How to Make Friends with Demons, first novels by Robert Bennett Jackson and N.K. Jemisin, and titles by Fox, Greene, Greenwood, Henderson, Knapp, McCammon, Morton, and Rowley

New Books : mid February

Friday 5 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Peter Straub's A Dark Matter, Dan Simmons' Black Hills, Lucy A. Snyder's Spellbent, and titles by Deas, Freeman, Hobb, Hoyt, Hunt, Millar, Prentiss, Redick, Ringo, Teppo, West, and Yolen & Snyder.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 2 March 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

hill
Joe Hill's Horns debuts on fiction hardcover lists this week.

New in Paperback: February

Thursday 25 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Jedediah Berry's The Manual of Detection, Nancy Kress' Steal Across the Sky, Walter Jon Williams' This Is Not a Game, and others; January paperbacks include Bujold, Card, Carroll, Redick, and Steele; December titles are by Baxter, Graham, Oppegaard, Turtledove.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 23 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

straub
Peter Straub's A Dark Matter debuts, as do titles by Kim Harrison and Lisa McMann.

New Books : early February

Tuesday 16 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Connie Willis' Blackout, Michael Shea's The Extra, Evan Mandery's First Contact: Or, It's Later Than You Think, anthologies from Datlow, Greenberg & Hughes, Jones, Lowder, and Tidhar, fantasy novels by Jones and Miyabe, series debuts by Estep and Glass, and new volumes in series by Brown, Caine, Del Franco, Hunter, Kenner, Resnick, Sherman & Cragg, and Swann.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 16 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

hamilton
Laurell K. Hamilton's Flirt ranks strongly on print lists; Catherine Fisher's Incarceron and Connie Willis' Blackout also debut.

Other Magazines: January

Sunday 14 February 2010  |  Monitor; Directories

New magazines Encounters and Realms debut; plus, new issues of Analog, Asimov's, Interzone, Jupiter, Mythic Delirium, The New York Review of Science Fiction, and Star*Line.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 9 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

paul kemp
Paperbacks by Patricia Briggs and Paul S. Kemp debut this week.

New Books : late January

Monday 8 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Charlie Huston's Sleepless, Carol Berg's The Spirit Lens, Rich Horton's The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2009 Edition, and titles by Bowers, Bradley & Ross, Bynum, Chafe, Erikson, Flint & Freer, Hendee & Hendee, Henderson, McIntosh, Modesitt, Resnick, Ronald, and Zahn.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 2 February 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

laurell k. hamilton
Laurell K. Hamilton's Flirt, on sale today, ranks high on Amazon lists.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 26 January 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

douglas preston
Douglas Preston's thriller Impact ranks high on lists this week.

New Books : mid January

Monday 25 January 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Alexander Jablokov's Brain Thief, Greg Egan's Crystal Nights, the 1st US edition of Kim Stanley Robinson's Galileo's Dream, John Scalzi's The God Engines, and other titles by Akers, Fford, Martin, McKenna, McPherson, Phoenix, Remic, Robertson, and Snyder.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 19 January 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

karen chance
Karen Chance's Death's Mistress debuts on mass market paperback lists this week; variations among rankings at Amazon US, UK, and Canada noted.

New Books : early January

Thursday 14 January 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

Joe Haldeman's Starbound, Victor LaValle's Big Machine, best-of-year anthologies from Rich Horton and David G. Hartwell & Kathryn Cramer, and other titles by Berman, Brown, Brust, Card, Green, McCaffrey & Scarborough, Merrick, and Pinto.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 12 January 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

jasper fforde
Jasper Fforde's Shades of Grey ranks on this week's New York Times bestseller list.

This Week's Bestsellers

Tuesday 5 January 2010  |  Monitor, Directories

stephen king
Stephen King's Under the Dome still ranks highest of genre books on general lists this week; Charlaine Harris' next, Dead in the Family, ranks with pre-publication sales on Amazon.com.



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