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Archive for August, 2014

Periodicals, late August

New issues of The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and The New York Review of Science Fiction, plus what’s new online at Daily SF, Strange Horizons, and

New Books: August UK Books

A posthumous novel by John James, and other titles by John Hornor Hacobs, Chloe Neill, Tom Pollock, and Arianne ‘Tex’ Thompson

New Books, 26 August

* Aguirre, Ann : Havoc (Ace 978-0-425-25812-5, $7.99, 320pp, mass market paperback, September 2014) • Nominal Publication Date: Tue 26 Aug 2014 • The Dred Chronicles #2 SF novel, second in a series after Perdition (2013), about politics aboard a spaceship prison in orbit around an asteroid. • Penguin’s site has this description. • The […]

Weekly Bestsellers, 25 August

We’ll mention that Haruki Murakami’s latest novel, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage, is #1 on a couple lists this week, but it doesn’t seem to have any fantastic element, and so it won’t be tracked here or posted on any of our Monitor pages. Also, David Mitchell’s next novel, The Bone Clocks, […]

New Books: August Supplemental

* Fine, Sarah : Of Metal and Wishes (Simon & Schuster/McElderry 978-1-4424-8358-3, $17.99, 336pp, hardcover, August 2014) • Nominal Publication Date: Tue 5 Aug 2014 • Ebook ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781442483606 Young adult novel set in an alternate Asia, about a 16-year-old girl whose father’s medical clinic is located inside a slaughterhouse […]

Periodicals, mid-August

The final issue of Subterranean, and new issues of The New York Review of Science Fiction, Perihelion SF, and The Dark

New Books, 19 August

Series openers by Alan Gratz and Ben Peek, and series installments by Kelley Armstrong, Drew Karpyshyn, and Lilith Saintcrow

Weekly Bestsellers, 18 August

Lev Grossman’s The Magician’s Land and Terry Goodkind’s Severed Souls debut; Grossman is #1 at New York Times

Classic Reprints, August

A new NESFA volume of The Collected Short Works of Poul Anderson, and new editions of works by Samuel R. Delany, Hal Clement, Philip José Farmer, and Damon Knight

New Books, 12 August

Daryl Gregory’s We Are All Completely Fine, Patrick Swenson’s first novel The Ultra Thin Man, a collection of stories by Kate Bernheimer, and other titles by Cole, Hager, Herbert & Anderson, Hobb, Krinard, Ringo, Wells, and Wooding

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