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Victorian Ghost Stories by Eminent Women Writers ed. Richard Dalby (Carroll & Graf 0-88184-593-0, Jul 90 [Jun 90], $9.95, 347pp, tp, cover by Saksa Art & Design) Reprint (Virago 1988 as The Virago Book of Victorian Ghost Stories) anthology of 21 classic ghost stories by women, with an introduction by Jennifer Uglow.
The Virago Book of Ghost Stories ed. Richard Dalby (Virago 1-85381-214-5, Aug 90 [Sep 90], £5.99, 331pp, tp, cover by Gerald Brockhurst) Reprint (Virago 1988) anthology of ghost stories by women writers.
Fall of the White Ship Avatar Brian Daley (Grafton 0-586-20679-5, Mar 90, £3.99, 368pp, pb, cover by Fred Gambino) [Alacrity FitzHugh] Reprint (Del Rey 1987) sf novel. The Third Adventure of Alacrity FitzHugh and Hobart Floyt.
Jinx on a Terran Inheritance Brian Daley (Grafton 0-586-20678-7, Jan 90, £3.99, 412pp, pb, cover by Fred Gambino) [Alacrity FitzHugh] Reprint (Del Rey 1985) sf novel. Volume 2 in the Alacrity FitzHugh series.
The White Regiment John Dalmas (Baen 0-671-69880-X, Jun 90, $3.95, 406pp, pb, cover by David B. Mattingly) [Regiment] Military sf novel, sequel to The Regiment.
The Afterdark Princess Annie Dalton (Methuen 0-416-15902-8, Sep 90 [Oct 90], £7.95, 115pp, hc, cover by Mike Posen) Young-adult fantasy novel about a babysitter who is more than she seems. Illustrated throughout by Kate Aldous.
Out of the Ordinary Annie Dalton (Harper & Row 0-06-021424-4, Sep 90 [Nov 90], $14.95, 243pp, hc, cover by Daniel R. Horne) Young-adult fantasy novel of a young girl whose summer job takes her into a fantasy world. A first novel. First American edition (Methuen 1988).
Operation Space Hawks #2: Code Name Peregrine Sean Dalton (Ace 0-441-11362-1, Sep 90 [Aug 90], $3.50, 184pp, pb, cover by Wayne Barlowe) [Operation Space Hawks] Space adventure novel, second book of the Space Hawks series.
Operation Space Hawks #3: Beyond the Void Sean Dalton (Ace 0-441-14156-0, Jan 91 [Dec 90], $3.95, 203pp, pb, cover by Wayne Barlowe) [Operation Space Hawks] Space adventure novel, third book of the Space Hawks series.
Space Hawks Sean Dalton (Ace 0-441-77732-5, May 90 [Apr 90], $3.50, 188pp, pb, cover by Wayne Barlowe) [Operation Space Hawks] Sf space adventure novel, first book of a new series. A first novel.
A Great Escape Colin Dann (Hutchinson 0-09-174437-7, Sep 90, £7.99, 164pp, hc, cover by Douglas Hall) Young-adult animal fantasy novel about a mass escape from a pet shop.
Dinosaurs! ed. Jack M. Dann & Gardner R. Dozois (Ace 0-441-14883-2, Jun 90 [May 90], $3.50, 226pp, pb, cover by Bob Walters) Anthology of 14 stories featuring dinosaurs.
Alien Sex ed. Ellen Datlow (Dutton 0-525-24863-3, May 90 [Apr 90], $18.95, 251pp, hc, cover by Paul Bacon) Anthology of 19 stories, ten original, with an introduction by William Gibson. All the stories are provocative and remarkably varied. Highly recommended (SW).
- xv · Foreword: Strange Attractors · William Gibson · fw
- 1 · Introduction · Ellen Datlow · in
- 5 · Her Furry Face · Leigh Kennedy · ss IASFM mid-Dec 83
- 23 · War Bride · Rick Wilber · ss *
- 30 · Hows the Night Life on Cissalda? · Harlan Ellison · ss Chrysalis, ed. Roy Torgeson, Zebra, 1977; Heavy Metal Nov 77
- 43 · The Jamesburg Incubus · Scott Baker · nv *
- 74 · Man of Steel, Woman of Kleenex · Larry Niven · hu Knight Dec 69
- 83 · The First Time · K. W. Jeter · ss *
- 98 · The Jungle Rot Kid on the Nod · Philip José Farmer · ss Broadside v4 #2 68; New Worlds #200 70
- 105 · Husbands · Lisa Tuttle · ss *
- 118 · When the Fathers Go · Bruce McAllister · nv Universe 12, ed. Terry Carr, Doubleday, 1982
- 145 · Dancing Chickens · Edward Bryant · ss Light Years and Dark, ed. Michael Bishop, Berkley, 1984
- 156 · Roadside Rescue · Pat Cadigan · ss Omni Jul 85
- 165 · Omnisexual · Geoff Ryman · ss *
- 176 · All My Darling Daughters · Connie Willis · nv Fire Watch, Bluejay, 1985
- 199 · Arousal · Richard Christian Matheson · ss *
- 205 · Scales · Lewis Shiner · ss *
- 220 · Saving the World at the New Moon Hotel · Roberta Lannes · ss *
- 227 · And I Awoke and Found Me Here on the Cold Hills Side · James Tiptree, Jr. · ss F&SF Mar 72
- 237 · Picture Planes · Michaela Roessner · ss *
- 241 · Love and Sex Among the Invertebrates · Pat Murphy · ss *
Alien Sex ed. Ellen Datlow (BOMC/QPBC, Oct 90 [Sep 90], $9.50, 251pp, tp, cover by Paul Bacon) Reprint (Dutton 1990) anthology of 19 stories, 11 original. This is identical to the Dutton hardcover edition except it lacks an ISBN and the jacket is printed as the soft cover.
Blood Is Not Enough ed. Ellen Datlow (Berkley 0-425-12178-X, Jul 90 [Jun 90], $3.95, 308pp, pb) Reprint (Morrow 1989) anthology of 17 vampire stories, ten original.
Blood Is Not Enough ed. Ellen Datlow (Grafton 0-586-20852-6, Sep 90, £3.99, 414pp, pb, cover by Fred Gambino) Reprint (Morrow 1989) anthology of seventeen vampire stories and poems ten of them original.
Demons and Dreams 2 ed. Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling (Legend 0-09-972360-3, Feb 90, £7.99, 579pp, tp, cover by Tom Canty) Reprint (St. Martins 1989, as The Years Best Fantasy: Second Annual Collection) fantasy/horror annual best-of-year anthology. Also available in hardcover (0-7126-3639-0, £13.95).
The Years Best Fantasy and Horror: Third Annual Collection ed. Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling (St. Martins 0-312-04447-X, Aug 90, $24.95, 563pp, hc, cover by Thomas Canty) Best-of-the-year anthology of 47 stories and poems, with year-end summaries on fantasy by Windling and horror by Datlow, plus a cinema summary by Edward Bryant and a necrology. Also available in tp. Recommended (SW).
- x · Summation 1989: Fantasy · Terri Windling · ar
- xxii · Summation 1989: Horror · Ellen Datlow · ar
- xlii · Horror and Fantasy on the Screen · Edward Bryant · ar
- li · Obituaries · Misc. · ob
- 1 · The Edge of the World · Michael Swanwick · ss Full Spectrum 2, ed. Lou Aronica, Shawna McCarthy, Amy Stout & Patrick LoBrutto, Doubleday Foundation, 1989
- 14 · The Adder · Fred Chappell · ss Deathrealm Sum 89
- 30 · Cat in Glass · Nancy Etchemendy · ss F&SF Jul 89
- 43 · Monsters, Tearing Off My Face · Rory Harper · vi IASFM May 89
- 47 · Family · Joyce Carol Oates · ss Omni Dec 89
- 60 · A Dirge for Clowntown · James Powell · ss EQMM Nov 89
- 74 · Miss Carstairs and the Merman · Delia Sherman · nv F&SF Jan 89
- 93 · Unknown Things · Reginald Bretnor · ss Twilight Zone Feb 89
- 101 · Return to the Mutant Rain Forest · Bruce Boston & Robert Frazier · pm Masques #3, ed. J. N. Williamson, 1989
- 105 · Date with a Bird [Rendezvous with a Bird] · Tatyana Tolstaya · ss On the Golden Porch, London: Virago Press, 1989
- 115 · Them Bald-Headed Snays · Joseph A. Citro · ss Masques #3, ed. J. N. Williamson, 1989
- 123 · A Sad Last Love at the Diner of the Damned · Edward Bryant · nv Book of the Dead, ed. John M. Skipp & Craig Spector, Bantam, 1989
- 146 · Hanging the Fool · Michael Moorcock · nv Tarot Tales, ed. Rachel Pollack & Caitlin Matthews, Legend, 1989
- 161 · Hansels Finger · Leif Enger · ss The New Frontier, ed. Joe R. Lansdale, Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1989
- 168 · Dogfaerie · Garry Kilworth · ss Hidden Turnings, ed. Diana Wynne Jones, London: Methuen, 1989
- 175 · A Bird That Whistles · Emma Bull · ss Hidden Turnings, ed. Diana Wynne Jones, London: Methuen, 1989
- 187 · The Walled Garden · Lisa Tuttle · ss Hidden Turnings, ed. Diana Wynne Jones, London: Methuen, 1989
- 199 · Varicose Worms · Scott Baker · nv Blood Is Not Enough, ed. Ellen Datlow, Morrow, 1989
- 223 · The War with Things · Leszek Kolakowski · ss Tales from the Kingdom of Lailonia, University of Chicago Press, 1989
- 228 · The Faery Flag · Jane Yolen · ss The Faery Flag, Orchard, 1989
- 234 · Souls Tied to the Knots on a Leather Cord · Zhaxi Dawa · ss Spring Bamboo, ed. Jeanne Tai, Random House, 1989
- 254 · The Illusionist · Steven Millhauser · ss Esquire Dec 89
- 269 · Timeskip [Newford] · Charles de Lint · ss Post Mortem: New Tales of Ghastly Horror, ed. Paul F. Olson & David B. Silva, St. Martins, 1989
- 281 · Something Passed By · Robert R. McCammon · ss Blue World and Other Stories, Grafton, 1989
- 293 · Self-portrait Mixed Media on Pavement, 1988 · Dan Daly · ss Pulpsmith v8 89
- 302 · The Plane Tree and the Fountain · Michael de Larrabeiti · ss Provençal Tales, St. Martins, 1989
- 316 · White as Sin, Now · Tanith Lee · nv Forests of the Night, Unwin Hyman, 1989
- 340 · The Power and the Passion · Pat Cadigan · ss Patterns, Ursus, 1989
- 351 · Jack Straw · Midori Snyder · ss Things That Go Bump in the Night, ed. Jane Yolen & Martin H. Greenberg, Harper & Row, 1989
- 358 · The Sudd · J. N. Williamson · ss Pulphouse: The Hardback Magazine Issue 5, ed. Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Pulphouse, 1989
- 369 · Mr. Fiddlehead · Jonathan Carroll · ss Omni Feb 89
- 379 · Shave and a Haircut, Two Bites · Dan Simmons · ss Masques #3, ed. J. N. Williamson, 1989
- 392 · Cinema Altéré · Andrew Stephenson · ss Zenith, ed. David S. Garnett, London: Sphere, 1989
- 402 · Matters of Family · Gary A. Braunbeck · ss Not One of Us Aug 89
- 412 · Beauty and the Beast: An Anniversary · Jane Yolen · pm The Faery Flag, Orchard, 1989
- 414 · Find Me · Joan Aiken · ss Give Yourself a Fright, Delacorte, 1989
- 417 · Unidentified Objects · James P. Blaylock · ss Omni Jul 89
- 431 · Meeting the Author · Ramsey Campbell · ss Interzone #28 89
- 441 · The Lovers · Gwyneth Jones · ss Tarot Tales, ed. Rachel Pollack & Caitlin Matthews, Legend, 1989
- 452 · Yore Skins Jess Soft n Purty...He Said. (Page 243) · Chet Williamson · ss Razored Saddles, ed. Joe R. Lansdale & Pat LoBrutto, Arlington Heights, IL: Dark Harvest, 1989
- 468 · Dori Bangs · Bruce Sterling · ss IASFM Sep 89
- 480 · The Steel Valentine · Joe R. Lansdale · ss By Bizarre Hands, Ziesing, 1989
- 494 · Equilibrium · John Shirley · ss Heatseeker, Scream/Press, 1989
- 503 · Time Lapse · Joe W. Haldeman · pm Blood Is Not Enough, ed. Ellen Datlow, Morrow, 1989
- 507 · White Noise · Garry Kilworth · ss Zenith, ed. David S. Garnett, London: Sphere, 1989
- 517 · Terrible Kisses · Robley Wilson · ss Terrible Kisses, Simon & Schuster, 1989
- 524 · Sleepside Story · Greg Bear · na Cheap Street; New Castle, VA, 1988
- 557 · Honorable Mentions: 1989 · Misc. · bi
Onlooker Roger Davenport (Red Fox 0-09-975070-8, Jul 90, £2.99, 218pp, pb, cover by Nick Spender) Reprint (Bodley Head 1989) young-adult time-slip novel.
Star Trek, the Next Generation: A Rock and a Hard Place Peter David (Titan 1-85286-277-7, Jan 90, £2.95, 244pp, pb) [Star Trek, the Next Generation] Sf novelization. Simultaneous with US (Pocket Books) edition.
The Lyre of Orpheus Robertson Davies (Penguin 0-14-011433-5, Jan 90, $8.95, 472pp, tp) [Rebel Angels] Reprint (Viking 1989) literary fantasy novel, third book in the Cornish trilogy.
Aladdin and Other Tales from the Arabian Nights N. J. Dawood (Penguin/Puffin 0-14-035105-1, May 90 [Jul 90], $2.25, 158pp, pb, cover by Jenny Tylden-Wright) Reprint (Doubleday 1978) childrens collection of 12 tales retold from the Arabian Nights.
Greenfire Saranne Dawson (Leisure 0-8439-2998-7, Sep 90 [Oct 90], $3.95, 364pp, pb) Fantasy romance of a girl who falls in love with a man she has dreamed of, a stranger to her world. Part of the new Leisure futuristic romance line.
The Hand of Zei L. Sprague de Camp (Baen 0-671-69865-6, Mar 90 [Feb 90], $3.50, 276pp, pb, cover by Edd Cartier & Tom Kidd) [Krishna] Reprint (Owlswick 1982) fantasy omnibus, containing The Search for Zei (Avalon 1962) and The Hand of Zei (Avalon 1963). Second book of the Krishna series. Contains the original Cartier magazine illustrations.
The Honorable Barbarian L. Sprague de Camp (SFBC #15670, Jan 90, $7.98, 179pp, hc, cover by Darrell K. Sweet) [Reluctant King] Reprint (Del Rey 1989) humorous fantasy novel set in the same world as the Reluctant King trilogy.
The Honorable Barbarian L. Sprague de Camp (Ballantine Del Rey 0-345-36652-2, May 90 [Apr 90], $4.95, 201pp, pb, cover by Darrell K. Sweet) [Reluctant King] Reprint (Del Rey 1989) humorous fantasy novel set in the same world as the Reluctant King trilogy.
Conan the Buccaneer L. Sprague de Camp & Lin Carter (Ace 0-441-11585-3, Aug 90 [Jul 90], $3.50, 191pp, pb, cover by Frank Frazetta) [Conan] Reissue (Lancer 1971) fantasy novel based on Howards character, sixth book of the Ace Conan series; 14th printing.
Funeral March of the Marionettes Frank de Felitta (NEL 0-450-52276-8, Feb 90 , £12.95, 303pp, hc) Horror novel.
Joe Gosh Tom De Haven (Hutchinson 0-09-174482-2, Nov 90 [Dec 90], £7.99, 188pp, hc, cover by Paul Damon) Reprint (Walker 1988) young-adult sf novel.
Walker of Worlds Tom De Haven (Doubleday Foundation 0-385-26430-5, Jul 90, $8.95, 342pp, hc, cover by Royo) [Kings Tramp] Fantasy novel with horrific elements, book one of the Chronicles of the Kings Tramp series. A hardcover edition (-26039-3, $19.95) was announced but not seen. Packaged by Byron Preiss Visual Publications.
The Dreaming Place Charles de Lint (Macmillan Atheneum 0-689-31571-6, Nov 90, $14.95, 138pp, hc, cover by Brian Froud) [Newford] Young-adult fantasy novel of a young girl and her cousin endangered by an earth spirit that wants one of the girls for her own. Illustrated by Brian Froud. A Dragonflight book packaged by Byron Preiss Visual Publications.
Drink Down the Moon Charles de Lint (Ace 0-441-16861-2, Jun 90 [May 90], $3.95, 216pp, pb, cover by Jim Warren) [Jack of Kinrowan] Fantasy novel of the wild fairies that roam the streets of Ottawa, sequel to Jack, the Giant-Killer.
Ghostwood Charles de Lint (Pulphouse/Axolotl, Aug 90, $10.00, 226pp, tp, cover by Donna Gordon) [Moonheart] Urban fantasy novel, part of the Moonheart cycle. A hardcover edition ($35.00) and a deluxe leatherbound edition ($65.00) are also available.
Moonheart Charles de Lint (Pan 0-330-31110-7, Jul 90 [Apr 90], £7.99, 485pp, tp, cover by David Bergen) [Moonheart] Reprint (Ace 1984) fantasy novel. Also available in hardcover (-31217-0, £13.95).
Philip José Farmers The Dungeon Volume 3: Valley of Thunder Charles de Lint (Bantam UK 0-553-40176-9, Nov 90, £3.50, 273pp, pb, cover by Robert Gould) [Dungeon] Reprint (Bantam Spectra 1989) fantasy novelization. This is the US edition with a sticker carrying the UK price and ISBN.
Philip José Farmers The Dungeon Volume 5: The Hidden City Charles de Lint (Bantam Spectra 0-553-28338-3, Mar 90, $3.95, 261pp, pb, cover by Robert Gould) [Dungeon] Fantasy novelization set in a world created by Farmer, illustrated by Robert Gould, packaged by Byron Preiss Visual Publications.
Calabrinia Falling Pilar de Ovalle (The Crossing Press 0-89594-433-2, Sep 90, $8.95, 194pp, tp, cover by Mark Johnson) Feminist fantasy novel of a princess with a quest.
The Motto Excelsior: Books V - VIII V. C. De Vere (Merlin 0-86303-491-8, Aug 90, £14.95, 537pp, tp) Third volume of this continuing novel that blends sf, UFOs and religious experiences.
Barrow John Deakins (NAL/Roc 0-451-45004-3, Apr 90 [Mar 90], $3.95, 336pp, pb) High fantasy novel, a first novel.
Castle War! John DeChancie (Ace 0-441-09270-5, Nov 90 [Oct 90], $3.95, 233pp, pb, cover by James Warhola) [Castle Perilous] Humorous fantasy novel, fourth book in the Castle series.
Blood Lust Ron Dee (Dell 0-440-20567-0, Apr 90 [Mar 90], $3.95, 264pp, pb, cover by Michel Tcherevkoff) Vampire horror novel emphasizing the sexual elements of vampirism. A first novel.
Sunshakers War Tom Deitz (Avon 0-380-76062-2, Jul 90 [Jun 90], $3.95, 372pp, pb, cover by Tim White) [David Sullivan] Fantasy novel, fourth book in the David Sullivan series begun in Windmasters Bane.
The Motion of Light in Water Samuel R. Delany (Paladin 0-586-08910-1, May 90, £6.99, 581pp, tp) Reprint (Arbor House 1988) autobiography. This version is greatly expanded and revised and also contains a 60-page written interview, The Column at the Markets Edge, originally published in Camera Obscura. Recommended. (PSP)
Nova Samuel R. Delany (Bantam Spectra 0-553-23621-0, May 90, $3.95, 215pp, pb, cover by Graphics Associates) Reissue (Doubleday 1968) sf novel; 14th printing.
Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand Samuel R. Delany (Bantam Spectra 0-553-25149-X, Nov 90 [Oct 90], $4.95, 385pp, pb) [Stars in My Pocket Like Grains of Sand] Reissue (Bantam 1984) sf novel; fourth printing. Includes a new 10-page afterword on postmodernism.
Forgotten Realms: Dragonwall Troy Denning (TSR 0-88038-919-2, Aug 90, $4.95, 311pp, tp, cover by Larry Elmore) [Forgotten Realms: Empires] Fantasy novel based on the Forgotten Realms game, second book of the Empires trilogy.
Hilary and the Lions Frank DeSaix (Farrar, Straus and Giroux 0-374-33237-1, Sep 90 [Oct 90], $13.95, unpaginated, hc, cover by Debbi Durland Desaix) Childrens picture book, also of interest to adults, about the stone lions at the New York Public Library coming to life, with full-color illustrations by Debbi Durland Desaix.
The Throne of Tara John Desjarlais (Crossway Books 0-89107-574-7, Jul 90, $8.95, 249pp, tp, cover by Chuck Gillies) Celtic Christian fantasy novel about the life of St. Columba, who carried Christianity to sixth-century Scotland.
Legends of Lone Wolf #1: Eclipse of the Kai Joe Dever & John Grant (Berkley 0-425-12314-6, Oct 90 [Sep 90], $3.50, 237pp, pb) [Legends of Lone Wolf] Novelization based on the Lone Wolf game, with illustrations by Brian Williams. First American edition (Beaver 1989).
Legends of Lone Wolf #2: The Dark Door Opens Joe Dever & John Grant (Berkley 0-425-12439-8, Dec 90 [Nov 90], $3.50, 272pp, pb, cover by Daniel R. Horne) [Legends of Lone Wolf] Novelization based on the Lone Wolf game, with illustrations by Brian Williams. First American edition (Beaver 1989).