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Archive for August, 2012

New Books, 28 August

Greg Egan’s The Eternal Flame, Richard Kadrey’s Devil Said Bang, anthologies by Paula Guran, Ekaterina Sedia, and Jonathan Strahan, and other novels by Aguirre, Almasi, Ballantine, Daniells, Douglas, Enge, Green, Jacka, Lloyd, McEntire, McMahon, and Stein

This Week’s Bestsellers

George R.R. Martin’s A Dance with Dragons is the highest ranking adult genre title on general lists again, still.

Notable New UK Books, August

Neal Asher’s Zero Point, Stephen Baxter’s Iron Winter, and titles by Deas, Doubinsky, Erikson, Goonan, Resnick, and Tchaikovsky

Print and Online Periodicals, late August

What’s in new issues of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and The Magazine of Speculative Poetry, and online at Strange Horizons, Tangent, and

New in Paperback, August

New in paperback this past month, Stephen King’s 11/22/63, Sharon Lee & Steve Miller’s Ghost Ship, Greg Egan’s The Clockwork Rocket, and titles by Butcher, Carson, Goodkind, Goonan, Lake, Lamplighter, Lawrence, Rawn, and Weber — and, Future Lovecraft

New Books, 21 August

Collections: Christopher Barzak’s Birds and Birthdays, Michael Flynn’s Captive Dreams, Neal Stephenson’s nonfiction Some Remarks, and Nalo Hopkinson’s Report from Planet Midnight; novels by Brooks, Estep, Huso, Irwin, Itoh, Kaveney, Kenyon, Kittredge, the Kollin brothers, Long, Maas, MacGregor, Mamatas, Niven & Lerner, and Testerman; and a nonfiction guide by Scott Westerfeld

Weekly Bestsellers, 20 August

R.A. Salvatore’s Charon’s Claw and Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Time Untime debut in the top 10 of the New York Times fiction hardcover list.

Online Periodicals, mid-August

What’s in new issues of Apex, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Clarkesworld, Expanded Horizons, GigaNotoSaurus, Intergalactic Medicine Show, James Gunn’s Ad Astra, Lightspeed, Redstone SF, and SF Site

Classic Reprints, August

New editions of Michael Bishop’s Brittle Innings, Robert Silverberg’s Downward to the Earth, Samuel R. Delany’s Starboard Wine, Philip K. Dick’s Solar Lottery (and two others), and two novels by Andre Norton

New Books, 14 August

Jeffrey Ford’s collection Crackpot Palace, the US edition of Russell Hoban’s last book Soonchild, Charles A. Tan’s Filipino-Chinese anthology Lauriat, and other titles by Bedford, Canavan, Guran, Kiernan, Litore, and Wrede

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