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Gift Guide--Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror

New Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror!

Black Sun (Between Earth and Sky) Cover Image
$25.19
ISBN: 9781534437678
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - October 13th, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Wars: Resistance Reborn comes the first book in the Between Earth and Sky trilogy, inspired by the civilizations of the Pre-Columbian Americas and woven into a tale of celestial prophecies, political intrigue, and forbidden magic.

A god will return
When the earth and sky converge
Under the black


The City We Became: A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780316509848
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Published: Orbit - March 24th, 2020

One of TIME Magazine's 100 Best Fantasy Books of all time
One of TIME Magazine's 100 Must-Read Books of 2020
One of Vanity Fair's 15 Best Books of 2020
One of Amazon's Best Books of 2020

Three-time Hugo Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author N.K.


The Deep Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781534439870
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - August 4th, 2020

Octavia E. Butler meets Marvel’s Black Panther in The Deep, a story rich with Afrofuturism, folklore, and the power of memory, inspired by the Hugo Award–nominated song “The Deep” from Daveed Diggs’s rap group Clipping.


Love After the End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction Cover Image
By Joshua Whitehead (Editor)
$17.06
ISBN: 9781551528113
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 20th, 2020

This exciting and groundbreaking fiction anthology showcases a number of new and emerging 2SQ (Two-Spirit and queer Indigenous) writers from across Turtle Island. These visionary authors show how queer Indigenous communities can bloom and thrive through utopian narratives that detail the vivacity and strength of 2SQness throughout its plight in the maw of settler colonialism's histories.


The Empress of Salt and Fortune (The Singing Hills Cycle #1) Cover Image
By Nghi Vo
$11.69
ISBN: 9781250750303
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Published: Tordotcom - March 24th, 2020

"Dangerous, subtle, unexpected and familiar, angry and ferocious and hopeful... The Empress of Salt and Fortune is a remarkable accomplishment of storytelling."—NPR


Binti: The Complete Trilogy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780756416935
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Published: DAW - July 7th, 2020

Includes a brand-new Binti story!

Collected for the first time in a trade paperback omnibus edition, the Hugo- and Nebula-award-winning Binti trilogy, the story of one extraordinary girl's journey from her home to distant Oomza University.


Master of Poisons Cover Image
$25.19
ISBN: 9781250260543
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Published: Tordotcom - September 8th, 2020

“This is a prayer hymn, a battle cry, a lovesong, a legendary call and response bonfire talisman tale. This is medicine for a broken world." —Daniel José Older

Named a Best of 2020 Pick for Kirkus Review's Best Books of 2020


Ring Shout Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250767028
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Published: Tordotcom - October 13th, 2020

Nebula, Locus, and Alex Award-winner P. Djèlí Clark returns with Ring Shout, a dark fantasy historical novella that gives a supernatural twist to the Ku Klux Klan's reign of terror

“A fantastical, brutal and thrilling triumph of the imagination...Clark’s combination of historical and political reimagining is cathartic, exhilarating and fresh.” —The New York Times


The Priory of the Orange Tree Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781635570304
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 18th, 2020

The New York Times bestselling "epic feminist fantasy perfect for fans of Game of Thrones" (Bustle).

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY:
AMAZON (Top 100 Editors Picks and Science Fiction and Fantasy) * CHICAGO PUBLIC LIBRARY * BOOKPAGE * AUTOSTRADDLE

A world divided.
A queendom without an heir.
An ancient enemy awakens.


The Empire of Gold: A Novel (The Daevabad Trilogy #3) Cover Image
$26.09
ISBN: 9780062678164
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Published: Harper Voyager - June 30th, 2020

“No series since George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire has quite captured both palace intrigue and the way that tribal infighting and war hurt the vulnerable the most.” —Paste Magazine


Parable of the Sower: A Graphic Novel Adaptation Cover Image
By Octavia E. Butler, Damian Duffy (Adapted by), John Jennings (Illustrator), Hopkinson Nalo (Introduction by)
$22.49
ISBN: 9781419731334
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Published: Abrams ComicArts - January 28th, 2020

The follow-up to #1 New York Times Bestseller Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation, comes Octavia E. Butler’s groundbreaking dystopian novel

In this graphic novel adaptation of Octavia E.


The House in the Cerulean Sea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250217288
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Published: Tor Books - March 17th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES AND USA TODAY BESTSELLER!
An Indie Next Pick!
One of Publishers Weekly's "Most Anticipated Books of Spring 2020"
One of Book Riot’s “20 Must-Read Feel-Good Fantasies”


Mexican Gothic Cover Image
$24.30
ISBN: 9780525620785
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Published: Del Rey - June 30th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “It’s Lovecraft meets the Brontës in Latin America, and after a slow-burn start Mexican Gothic gets seriously weird.”—The Guardian
 


Gods of Jade and Shadow Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9780525620778
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Published: Del Rey - February 18th, 2020

The Mayan god of death sends a young woman on a harrowing, life-changing journey in this dark, one-of-a-kind fairy tale inspired by Mexican folklore.


Riot Baby Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250214751
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Published: Tordotcom - January 21st, 2020

Winner of the 2020 New England Book Award for Fiction!

A Most Anticipated in 2020 Pick for Book Riot | Buzzfeed | Paste | WBUR

Named a Best of 2020 Pick for NPR | Wired | Book Riot | Publishers Weekly | NYPL | The Austen Chronicle | Kobo | Google Play | Powell's Books | Den of Geek


Trouble the Saints: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250175342
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Published: Tor Books - July 21st, 2020

“Juju assassins, alternate history, a gritty New York crime story...in a word: awesome.” —N.K. Jemisin, New York Times bestselling author of The Fifth Season


Nine Bar Blues Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780997457896
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Published: Third Man Books - May 26th, 2020

The stories collected in Nine Bar Blues weave emotion, spirit, and music, captivating readers with newfound alchemy and the murmurs of dark gods. Rooted in rhythm, threaded with magic, these tales encompass worlds that begin in river bottoms, pass through spectral gates, and end in distant uncharted worlds.


Empire of Wild: A Novel Cover Image
$25.19
ISBN: 9780062975942
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Published: William Morrow - July 28th, 2020

“Deftly written, gripping and informative. Empire of Wild is a rip-roaring read!”—Margaret Atwood, From Instagram


Docile Cover Image
$25.19
ISBN: 9781250216151
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Published: Tordotcom - March 3rd, 2020

K. M. Szpara's Docile is a science fiction parable about love and sex, wealth and debt, abuse and power, a challenging tour de force that at turns seduces and startles.

There is no consent under capitalism.


Gideon the Ninth (The Locked Tomb Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$16.19
ISBN: 9781250313188
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Published: Tordotcom - July 14th, 2020

15+ pages of new, original content, including a glossary of terms, in-universe writings, and more!

A USA Today Best-Selling Novel, and one of the Best Books of 2019 according to NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, BookPage, Shelf Awareness, BookRiot, and Bustle!

WINNER of the 2020 Crawford Award


The Bone Shard Daughter (The Drowning Empire #1) Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780316541428
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Published: Orbit - September 8th, 2020

"One of the best debut fantasy novels of the year."--BuzzFeed News

"An amazing start to a new trilogy."--Culturess

"It grabs you by the heart and the throat from the first pages and doesn't let go."-- Sarah J. Maas


Upright Women Wanted Cover Image
$18.89
ISBN: 9781250213587
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Published: Tordotcom - February 4th, 2020

A 2020 ALA Booklist Top 10 SF/F Pick!
A Booklist Editor's Choice Pick!

Book Riot's Best Books of 2020 So Far!

Named a Best of 2020 Pick for NPR | NYPL | Booklist | Bustle | Den of Geek


A Deadly Education: A Novel (The Scholomance #1) Cover Image
$25.20
ISBN: 9780593128480
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Published: Del Rey - September 29th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Uprooted and Spinning Silver comes the story of an unwilling dark sorceress who is destined to rewrite the rules of magic.

“The dark school of magic I’ve been waiting for.” Katherine Arden, author of Winternight Trilogy


Sunspot Jungle: Volume Two: The Ever Expanding Universe of Fantasy and Science Fiction Cover Image
By Bill Campbell (Editor)
$17.96
ISBN: 9781732638808
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Published: Rosarium Publishing - September 8th, 2020

In celebration of Rosarium's fifth anniversary, publisher Bill Campbell has compiled a two-volume collection of 100 science fiction, fantasy, and horror short stories from around the world. Like space and the future, Sunspot Jungle has no boundaries and celebrates the wide varieties and possibilities this genre represents, with some of the most notable names in the field.


The Seep Cover Image
$14.40
ISBN: 9781641292153
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Published: Soho Press - December 8th, 2020

 “A unique alien invasion story that focuses on the human and the myriad ways we see and don’t see our own world. Mesmerizing.” 
—Jeff VanderMeer

A blend of searing social commentary and speculative fiction, Chana Porter’s fresh, pointed debut explores a strange new world in the wake of a benign alien invasion.

 


The Southern Book Club's Guide to Slaying Vampires: A Novel Cover Image
$20.69
ISBN: 9781683691433
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Published: Quirk Books - April 7th, 2020

The New York Times Best Seller
#1 April LibraryReads Pick
April Indie Next Pick

Goodreads Big Book of Spring

Steel Magnolias 
meets Dracula in this '90s-set horror novel about a women's book club that must do battle with a mysterious newcomer to their small Southern town, perfect for murderinos and fans of Stephen King.


The Only Good Indians Cover Image
$24.29
ISBN: 9781982136451
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Published: Gallery / Saga Press - July 14th, 2020

A USA TODAY BESTSELLER
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year
“One of 2020’s buzziest horror novels.” —Entertainment Weekly
A “Most Anticipated Books of Summer” selection in Esquire, Elle, Vulture, Time, AV Club, Bustle, and Literary Hub