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New Books received June 1997

Adams, Scott. The Boss: Nameless, Blameless, and Shameless. $4.95.
A Dilbert mini-book.
Adams, Scott. Work is a Contact Sport. $4.95.
Another Dilbert mini-book.
Allen, Garrison. Stable Cat. $5.50.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. A third Big Mike feline mystery novel.
Anderson, Kevin J. see [Star Wars]
Ashley, Mike. see [Random House]
Avi. The Man who Was Poe. $4.50.
Trade paperback reprint 1989 hardcover; second trade paperback edition.
[Babylon 5] Kathryn M. Drennan. To Dream in the City of Sorrows. $5.50.
Paperback. Babylon 5 9. Introduction by J. Michael Straczynski.
"The ninth book in the Babylon 5 novel series, and by far the best. Good prose, interesting people and careful attention to detail makes this book not only a good read, but 100% part of the Babylon 5 canon."--Jennifer
[Babylon 5] Andy Lane. The Babylon File. $5.95.
British paperback. The Definitive Unauthorised Guide to J. Michael Straczynski's Babylon 5. Introduction by Straczynski.
Ball, Margaret. see Anne McCaffrey
Barton, William and Michael Capobianco. Alpha Centauri. $13.00.
Trade paperback.
Black, Veronica. A Vow of Fidelity. $5.50.
Paperback reprint 1995 British hardcover. A seventh Sister Joan mystery novel.
Block, Lawrence. When the Sacred Ginmill Closes. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1986 hardcover. A Matthew Scudder mystery novel.
Bradley, Marion Zimmer. see [audio]
Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle/Tarzan and the Lost Empire. $5.99.
Paperback omnibus reprint 1928 and 1929 hardcovers. Tarzan 11/12. Cover art by Peter Peebles.
Byatt, A. S. Babel Tower. $14.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British hardcover.
Canter, Mark. Ember from the Sun. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover.
Capobianco, Michael. see William Barton
Cole, Allan. Wizard of the Winds. $12.95.
Trade paperback. Wraparound cover art by Stephen Hickman.
Cook, Paul. Fortress on the Sun. $5.99.
Coppel, Alfred. Glory's People. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Goldenwing Cycle 3. Cover art by David Mattingly.
Daley, Brian. see [Star Wars]
Dalkey, Kara. Goa. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Blood of the Goddess 1. Cover art by Richard Bober.
Dann, Joshua. Timeshare. $5.99.
David, James F. Footprints of Thunder. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1995 hardcover.
David, Peter. see also [Star Trek: The New Frontier]
Deitz, Tom. Landslayer's Law. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Ciruelo 'Cubral'.
Denton, Bradley. Lunatics. $12.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Cover art by Ronald Finger.
"Quirky, funny novel above human relationships and sex, with a moon goddess mixed in. Twelve moons in twelve chapters. Highly recommended."--Dave
DeWeese, Gene. see [James Gurney]
Dexter, Colin. The Silent World of Nicholas Quinn. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1977 hardcover. The third Inspector Morse mystery novel.
[Disney] Stephen Rebello and Jane Healey. The Art of Hercules: The Chaos of Creation. $50.00.
[Disney]. Disney's Hercules Postcard Book. $9.95.
Thirty full-color postcards, with flippant commentary.
[Doctor Who] Lance Parkin. The Dying Days. $5.95.
British paperback. [Doctor Who] The New Adventures 61: the last of this series from this publisher. Note that 'Doctor Who' is already missing from the cover and has been for the past few volumes. The New Adventures will continue without The Doctor.
Dozois, Gardner, editor. The Year's Best Science Fiction: Fourteenth Annual Collection. $29.95.
Hardcover. A week later.
Drake, David. Redliners. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Cover art by Gary Ruddell.
Dunnett, Dorothy. The Disorderly Knights. $14.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1966 British hardcover. Lymond Chronicles 3.
[Factsheet Five] R. Seth Friedman, editor. The Factsheet Five Zine Reader: The Best Writing from the Underground World of Zines. $14.00.
Trade paperback.
Feintuch, David. The Still. $12.99.
Trade paperback fantasy adventure novel. Cover art by Keith Birdsong.
Forrest, Katherine V. Liberty Square. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. A fifth Kate Delafield mystery novel.
Foss, Michael. The World of Camelot: King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table. $19.95.
Hardcover reprint 1995 British hardcover. Non-fiction.
Francis, Dick. Proof. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1985 hardcover mystery; second paperback publisher.
Friedman, Michael Jan. see also [Star Trek]
Furlong, Monica. Juniper. $4.99.
Paperback reprint 1990 British hardcover; seventh printing, new package, same gorgeous Leo and Diane Dillon cover art. Prequel to Wise Child ($4.99).
Gaiman, Neil. Neverwhere. $24.00.
Hardcover novel based on his British television show.
Gardner, James Alan. Expendable. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Gregory Bridges.
Garfinkle, Richard. Celestial Matters. $14.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. A Novel of Alternate Science Among the Crystalline Spheres.
Gemmell, David. The Last Guardian. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1989 British hardcover. The Stones of Power 4. Cover art by Royo.
Gerrold, David. see [Star Trek]
Gould, Steven and Laura J. Mixon. Greenwar. $25.95.
Hardcover environmental thriller.
Green, Simon R. Deathstalker War. $6.99.
Paperback. Sequel to Deathstalker ($5.99) and Deathstalker Rebellion ($5.99). Cover art by Donato.
Greenberg, Martin H. and Larry Segriff, editors. First Contact. $5.99.
Paperback original theme anthology with stories by DeChancie, Edghill, Eklund, Hoffman, Lindskold, Nye, Rusch, Sherman (Josepha), Smith (Dean Wesley) and others.
Greenberg, Martin H. see also Joan Hess
Groell, Anne Lesley. The Cloak and Dagger 2: Bridge of Valor. $6.50.
Paperback. Sequel to Anvil of the Sun ($5.99). Cover art by Borris Zlotsky.
[Gurney, James] Gene DeWeese. Dinotopia: Firestorm. $3.99.
Digest paperback. Cover art by James Gurney.
Hambly, Barbara. A Free Man of Color. $22.95.
Hardcover. A Novel of Suspense.
Hand, Elizabeth. Winterlong. $10.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1990 paperback. New afterword by Hand. Library of Congress Cataloguing-in-Publication data says that this is a hardcover. Perhaps plans were changed somewhere along the line.
Hartwell, David G., editor. Bodies of the Dead and Other Great American Ghost Stories. $4.99.
Paperback. Young adult anthology reprinting classic ghost stories by Bierce, Cather, Crawford, Hawthorn, Hearn, Poe, Wharton and others.
Heinlein, Robert A. Beyond this Horizon. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1948 hardcover; new paperback imprint. New cover art by Mattingly.
Heinlein, Robert A. The Door into Summer. $11.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1957 hardcover. Cover art by Ashley Wood.
Heinlein, Robert A. Friday. $11.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1982 hardcover. Cover art by Cliff Nielsen.
Heinlein, Robert A. The Moon is a Harsh Mistress. $14.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1966 hardcover.
"One of my top five favorite science fiction novels, and probably Heinlein's best. The first and best book featuring an intelligent computer. Text here follows that of the original hardcover, not the longer and IMHO slightly better magazine serial version. Still highly recommended!"--Dave
Hess, Joan [and Martin H. Greenberg], editor[s]. Funny Bones: 15 New Tales of Murder and Mayhem. $5.99.
Paperback original anthology, with stories by Block, Gorman, Hart, Hess, Kaminsky, MacLeod, Maron, Pickard and others.
Holmes, Michael. King Arthur: A Military History. $24.95.
1996 British hardcover non-fiction.
[The Incredible Hulk] Jason Henderson. The Incredible Hulk: Abominations. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Vince Evans; illustrations by James W. Fry. A Byron Preiss Multimedia Company package.
James, Roby. Commitment. $5.99.
Paperback. Sequel to Commencement ($5.99). Cover art by Bruce Jensen.
Kaminsky, Stuart M. Tarnished Icons. $5.99.
Paperback. Inspector Porfiry Rostnikov 11.
Kanaly, Michael. Thoughts of God: A Novel. $12.00.
Trade paperback. A Metaphysical Novel of Murder.
Karr, Phyllis Ann. The Arthurian Companion: The Legendary World of Camelot and the Round T. $14.95.
Trade paperback revised reprint 1983 hardcover (then as The King Arthur Companion). Cover art by Ed Org.
Kijewski, Karen. Honky Tonk Kat. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. A seventh Kat Colorado mystery novel.
Kijewski, Karen. Kat Scratch Fever. $22.95.
Hardcover. An eighth Kat Colorado mystery novel.
Koontz, Dean. Demon Seed. $7.50.
Paperback revised version 1973 paperback.
Kroker, Arthur and Marilouise Kroker, editors. Digital Delirium. $16.95.
Trade paperback. Anthology of articles about electronic culture, including works by Acker, Bey, Sirius, Sterling and others.
Lane, Andy. see [Babylon 5]
Lansky, Bruce, editor. Girls to the Rescue Book #2. $3.95.
Digest paperback. Tales of clever, courageous girls from around the world.
Lansky, Bruce, editor. Girls to the Rescue Book #3. $3.95.
Digest paperback. Tales of clever, courageous girls from around the world.
Llywelyn, Morgan and Michael Scott. Silverlight. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. The Arcana 2: sequel to Silverhand ($5.99). Cover art by Clyde Caldwell.
Lumley, Brian. Resurgence. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Necroscope: The Lost Years 2.
Manning, Russ. see [Star Wars]
Mason, Lisa. Arachne. $12.00.
Trade paperback reprint 1990 hardcover. Cover art by Tom Canty.
McCaffrey, Anne and Margaret Ball. Acorna: The Unicorn Girl. $22.00.
Hardcover. Wraparound jacket art by John Ennis.
McKinley, Robin. Door in the Hedge. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1981 hardcover; third paperback edition. New cover art by Kinuko Craft.
Medeiros, Teresa. Touch of Enchantment. $5.99.
Paperback time-travel romance.
Meehan, Aidan. Celtic Patterns for Painting and Crafts. $9.95.
Trade paperback, incorporating designs from his Celtic Designs volumes.
[Men in Black] Steve Perry. Men in Black. $5.99.
Paperback novelization based on the screenplay by Ed Solomon.
Mercer, Mick. Hex Files: The Goth Bible. $23.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British edition. Non-fiction compendium of international goth groups.
Miller, Linda Lael. There and Now. $5.50.
1992 Canadian paperback time-travel romance.
Modesitt, L. E., Jr. The Ecolitan Enigma. $23.95.
Hardcover. Jacket art by Kevin Murphy.
Modesitt, L. E., Jr. Fall of Angels. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. A sixth Saga of Recluce novel. Cover art by Darrell K. Sweet.
Moesta, Rebecca. see [Star Wars]; [Star Wars]
Moscoe, Mike. Second Fire. $5.99.
Paperback. The Lost Millennium 2: sequel to First Dawn ($5.99).
Mosley, Walter. A Little Yellow Dog. $6.50.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. A fifth Easy Rawlins mystery novel.
Niles, Douglas. Darkenheight. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 trade paperback. Watershed 2: sequel to Breach in the Watershed ($5.99). Cover art by Ciruelo Cabral.
Pappas, Theoni. Mathematical Scandals. $10.95.
Trade paperback biographical snippets about crazy mathematicians.
Parkin, Lance. see [Doctor Who]
Perry, Steve. see [Men in Black]
Pohl, Frederik. The Other End of Time. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover.
[Quantum Leap] [Dean Wesley Smith and Kristine Kathryn Rusch as] 'Sandy Schofield'. Loch Ness Leap. $5.99.
Paperback. Quantum Leap 14.
[Random House] Felicity Trotman, editor. The Random House Book of Dance Stories. $9.99.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British trade paperback (as Dance Stories). Young adult anthology reprinting stories by Alcott, de la Mare, Hoffmann, Kipling, Mahy, Nesbit, Wilde and others.
[Random House] Mike Ashley, editor. The Random House Book of Fantasy Stories. $9.99.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British trade paperback (as Fantasy Stories). Young adult anthology reprinting stories by Aiken, Dunsany, Jones (Diana Wynne), Lee, Lewis, Macdonald, Nesbit, Tolkien and others.
[Random House] Felicity Trotman, editor. The Random House Book of Horse Stories. $9.99.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British trade paperback (as Horse Stories). Young adult anthology reprinting stories by Alcott, Carroll, Godden, Hawthorne, Herriot, Swift, Wrightson and others.
[Random House] Mike Ashley, editor. The Random House Book of Science Fiction Stories. $9.99.
Trade paperback reprint 1996 British trade paperback (as Science Fiction Stories). Young adult anthology reprinting stories by Anthony, Chandler (A. Bertram). Christopher, Clarke, Temple, Watson, Wollheim and others.
Rice, Anne. Memnoch the Devil. $7.99.
Paperback reprint 1995 hardcovers. The Vampire Chronicles 5.
Robinson, Kim Stanley, editor. Future Primitive: The New Ecotopias. $15.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1994 hardcover. Theme anthology with stories by Bisson, Emshwiller, Kilworth, Lafferty, Le Guin, Murphy, Park, Pollack and others.
Rusch, Kristine Kathryn. see [Quantum Leap]
Sagan, Carl. Contact. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1985 hardcover; tenth printing, new movie tie-in cover.
Sagara, Michelle. see Michelle West
Saul, John. Asylum. $3.99.
Paperback. The Blackstone Chronicles 6: final volume in this serial book.
Saylor, Steven. The House of the Vestals: The Investigations of Gordianus the Finder. $22.95.
Hardcover short story collection. Jacket art by David Bowers.
Schilling, Mark. The Encyclopedia of Japanese Pop Culture. $22.95.
Trade paperback. Non-fiction.
Schimel, Lawrence. The Drag Queen of Elfland. $10.95.
Digest paperback. Short story collection, four original to this volume. Camp fairy beefcake cover art by Pierre et Gilles.
'Schofield, Sandy'. see [Quantum Leap]
Scott, Melissa. Dreaming Metal. $22.95.
Hardcover. Sequel to Dreamships ($5.99). Jacket art by Nicholas Jainschigg.
Scott, Michael. see Morgan Llywelyn
Segriff, Larry. see Martin H. Greenberg
[Shadowrun] Jak Koke. Stranger Souls. $5.99.
Paperback. Shadowrun [26]: The Dragon Heart Saga 1. Cover art by Doug Anderson.
Smith, Dean Wesley. see [Quantum Leap]
Smith, Julie. The Kindness of Strangers. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Skip Langdon 6.
Smith, Stephanie. Other Nature. $13.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1995 hardcover.
Springer, Nancy. Fair Peril. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover/trade paperback.
[Star Trek] Michael Jan Friedman. Star Trek Federation Travel Guide. $6.00.
Companion to the Star Trek Federation Passport ($6.00).
[Star Trek] David Gerrold. The Galactic Whirlpool. $4.99.
Paperback reprint 1980 paperback; twentieth printing. New cover art.
[Star Trek: The New Frontier] Peter David. House of Cards. $3.99.
Paperback. Star Trek: The New Frontier 1.
[Star Trek: The New Frontier] Peter David. Into the Void. $3.99.
Paperback. Star Trek: The New Frontier 2.
[Star Wars] Brian Daley. Han Solo at Star's End. $5.99.
Paperback reprint 1979 paperback; we can't tell what printing as this claims it's the first from 1979, despite bearing the Classic Star Wars logo.
[Star Wars] [Dark Horse] Russ Manning. Classic Star Wars: The Early Adventures 4. $19.95.
Trade paperback collects first nine issues of the Dark Horse comic book which reprints Manning's daily comic strip (here colored). Cover art by Al Williamson, dedicated to Manning.
[Star Wars] Rebecca Moesta. Vader's Fortress. $4.50.
Digest paperback. Junior Jedi Knights 5. Cover art by Eric Lee.
[Star Wars] Kevin J. Anderson and Rebecca Moesta. Delusions of Grandeur. $5.99.
Paperback. Young Jedi Knights 9.
Stephens, Gloria. Legacy of the Cat. $18.95.
Trade paperback reissue 1990 trade paperback reprint 1989 Japanese trade paperback non-fiction. Photographs by Tetsu Yamazaki.
Sumner, Mark. News from the Edge: The Monster from Minnesota. $5.99.
Paperback. Tabloid cover art by Jeff Walker.
Swann, S. Andrew. God's Dice. $5.99.
Paperback. Cover art by Romas Kukalis.
Tan, Cecelia, editor. Sex Magick 2: Men Conjuring Erotic Fantasy. $9.95.
Trade paperback original anthology, with stories by Bowen, Roche and others.
Tan, Cecelia, editor. Sex Magick: Women Conjuring Erotic Fantasy. $7.95.
Trade paperback reprint 1993 trade paperback original anthology, with stories by Lewitt, Tan and others. New introduction by Tan. New cover art.
Tepper, Sheri S. Gibbon's Decline and Fall. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1996 hardcover. Wraparound cover art by Stuart Bodek.
[Tepper, Sheri S.] as 'A. J. Orde'. A Death of Innocents. $5.99.
Paperback. A sixth Jason Lynx mystery novel.
Trotman, Felicity. see [Random House]
Wallace, David Foster. The Broom of the System. $6.99.
Paperback reprint 1987 hardcover.
Wang Xuanming. Chinese Tales of the Supernatural 1. $9.95.
Trade paperback. Graphic story retellings of classic Chinese tales, translated by Clara Show.
[Sagara, Michelle] as 'Michelle West'. The Broken Crown. $6.99.
Thick (764 pages) paperback. The Sun Sword 1. Cover art by Jody Lee.
Westlake, Donald E. The Ax. $23.00.
Hardcover. A new caper novel.
Willis, Connie. Bellwether. $6.50.
Paperback reprint 1996 trade paperback (not hardcover as claimed on copyright page). Cover art by Bruce Jensen.
[X-Files] Easton Royce. Bad Sign. $4.50.
Paperback young adult novelization based on teleplay by Chris Carter. X-Files 3.

Audio/Video received June 1997

[audio] Marion Zimmer Bradley. Lady of Avalon. $23.95.
Abridged reading by Davina Porter. Approximately six hours on four cassettes.

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