Books Received: 2007

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The Assassin King (The Symphony of Ages)
Elizabeth Haydon
Tor

The Eagle (Camulod Chronicles)
Jack Whyte
Tor/Forge

Bright of the Sky: Entire and the Rose: Book 1
Kay Kenyon
Pyr

Star Wars: Allegiance
Timothy Zahn
Del Rey

The White Tyger
Paul Park
Tor

Planet Torn Asunder
K. J. Wolf
Xlibris

Final Impact
John Birmingham
Del Rey

From the Notebooks of Dr. Brain
Minister Faust
Del Rey

Death’s Head
David Gunn
Del Rey

Brass Man
Neal Asher
Tor

Gods and Pawns (The Company)
Kage Baker
Tor

The Vision Quest Book One: The Age of Light
Deborah Pratt
VGM

Mainspring
Jay Lake
Tor

Fast Forward 1: Future Fiction from the Cutting Edge
Lou Anders (Editor)
Pyr

Lurulu (Ports of Call)
Jack Vance
Tor

Thief With No Shadow
Emily Gee
Solaris

The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction 2007
George Mann (Editor)
Solaris

The Summoner: Book One in the Chronicles of the Necromancer
Gail Z. Martin
Solaris

Deadstock
Jeffrey Thomas
Solaris

Dante’s Girl (A Kayla Steele Novel)
Natasha Rhodes
Solaris

The Man Who Melted
Jack Dann
Pyr

D.A.
Connie Willis
Subterranean Press

Space Boy
Orson Scott Card
Subterranean Press

Darkness of the Light
Peter David
Tor

Command Decision
Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey

The Last Mimzy
Henry Kuttner
Del Rey

The Sam Gunn Omnibus
Ben Bova
Tor/Forge

The Elysium Commission
L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
Tor

The Serpent and the Rose
Kathleen Bryan
Tor/Forge

Chains of Darkness, Chains of Light (The Sundered series)
Michelle Sagara West
Benbella Books

The Last Colony
John Scalzi
Tor

Helix
Eric Brown
Solaris

Thirteen
Richard K. Morgan
Del Rey

Splinter
Adam Roberts
Solaris

Bitterwood
James Maxey
Solaris

A Grey Moon over China
Thomas A. Day
Black Heron Press

Starfist: Firestorm
David Sherman & Dan Cragg
Del Rey

Beyond the Gap
Harry Turtledove
Tor

Sun of Suns (Virga, Book 1)
Karl Schroeder
Tor

Keeping It Real (Quantum Gravity, Book 1)
Justina Robson
Pyr

Expiration Date
Tim Powers
Orb

The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle: Day One)
Patrick Rothfuss
DAW

The Quest for the Trilogy
Mel Odom
Tor

All Possible Worlds
Jason Champion (Editor)
March 2007

Halo Effect: An Unauthorized Look at the Most Successful Video Game of All Time
Glenn Yeffeth (Editor)
Benbella Books

Interzone #209
Andy Cox (Editor)
TTA Press

Ragamuffin
Tobias S. Buckell
Tor

Alien Crimes
Mike Resnick (Editor)
Science Fiction Book Club

Quantico
Greg Bear
Vanguard Press

The Touch (Necroscope)
Brian Lumley
Solaris

Acacia: Book One: The War With the Mein
David Anthony Durham
Del Rey

Freedom and Necessity
Steven Brust and Emma Bull
Tor

Midnight Tides: Book Five of The Malazan Book of the Fallen
Steven Erikson
Tor

Set the Seas on Fire
Chris Roberson
Solaris

Witch Ember
John Lawson
PublishAmerica

The Raven
John Lawson
PublishAmerica

The Sons of Heaven (The Company)
Kage Baker
Tor

Gradisil
Adam Roberts
Pyr

Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction
Jeff Prucher
Oxford University Press

The Children of Hurin
J.R.R. Tolkien and Christopher Tolkien
Houghton Mifflin

The Dark River: Book Two of the Fourth Realm
John Twelve Hawks
Doubleday

The Outback Stars
Sandra McDonald
Tor

Titans of Chaos
John C. Wright
Tor

Antagonist (Childe Cycle)
Gordon R. Dickson, David W. Wixon
Tor

Breakaway
Joel Shepherd
Pyr

Settling Accounts: In at the Death
Harry Turtledove
Del Rey

Mass Effect: Revelation
Drew Karpyshyn
Del Rey

The Ninth Talisman (The Annals of the Chosen)
Lawrence Watt-Evans
Tor

The Silver Sword
David Zindell
Tor

Vacation
Jeremy C. Shipp
Raw Dog Screaming Press

The Broken Kings: Book Three of The Merlin Codex
Robert Holdstock
Tor

The Year’s Best Science Fiction Twenty-Fourth Annual Collection
Gardner Dozois (Editor)
St. Martin’s Press

Legend: An Event Group Thriller
David Lynn Golemon
St. Martin’s Press

Brasyl
Ian McDonald
Pyr

A Thousand Deaths
George Alec Effinger
Golden Gryphon Press

The Well of Shades
Juliet Marillier
Tor

Not Flesh Nor Feathers
Cherie Priest
Tor

Soon I will be Invincible
Austin Grossman
Pantheon

Fleet of Worlds
Larry Niven & Edward M. Lerner
Tor

In War Times
Kathleen Ann Goonan
Tor

Queen of Candesce
Karl Schroeder
Tor

Winterbirth (The Godless World)
Brian Ruckley
Orbit

HARM
Brian W. Aldiss
Del Rey

Sacrifice
Karen Traviss
Del Rey

Dark Lord
Ed Greenwood
Solaris

Mother of Lies
Dave Duncan
Tor

1945
Robert Conroy
Ballantine

Unity
Steven Harper
Tor

The Making of Star Wars
J.W. Rinzler
Del Rey

Dusk Before the Dawn
Larry Ketchersid
Infinity

The Innocent Mage
Karen Miller
Orbit

The Electric Church
Jeff Somers
Orbit

The Best of Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet
Kelly Link and Gavin Grant (Editors)
Del Rey

Transformers
Alan Dean Foster
Del Rey

Radio Freefall
Matthew Jarpe
Tor

Infinity Plus
Keith Brooke and Nick Gevers (Editors)
Solaris

A Sword From Red Ice (Sword of Shadows)
J.V. Jones
Tor

Baen’s Universe #7 (v2.1)
Eric Flint, Mike Resnick (Editors)
Baen

We, Robots
Sue Lange
Aqueduct Press

The Execution Channel
Ken Macleod
Tor

Kop
Warren Hammond
Tor

Quantumscapes: The Art of Stephan Martiniere
Stephan Martiniere
Design Studio Press

Dragon and Judge (Dragonback)
Timothy Zahn
Tor

Revenge of the Elves (Gemquest)
Gary Wassner
Windstorm Creative

Patrimony: A Pip & Flinx Adventure
Alan Dean Foster
Del Rey

The Hanging Mountains: (Books of the Cataclysm #3)
Sean Williams
Pyr

The SFWA European Hall of Fame
James Morrow and Kathryn Morrow (Editors)
Tor

Queen of the Orcs: King’s Property
Morgan Howell
Del Rey

Empyre
Josh Conviser
Del Rey

The Orc King: Transitions, Book I
R.A. Salvatore
Wizards of the Coast

The Storm Dragon: The Draconic Prophecies, Book 1
James Wyatt
Wizards of the Coast

Shift
Chris Dolley
Baen

The Best of Jim Baen’s Universe
Eric Flint (Editor)
Baen

Star Wars: Death Star
Michael Reaves & Steve Perry
Del Rey

SFX Magazine #150
December 2006


SFX Magazine #154
March 2007


SFX Magazine #155
April 2007


SFX Magazine #159
August 2007


SFX Magazine #160
September 2007


Baen’s Universe #8 (v2.2)
Eric Flint, Mike Resnick (Editors)
Baen

The Anubis Murders
Gary Gygax
Paizo Publishing

Beyond AI: Creating the Conscience of the Machine
J. Storrs Hall
Prometheus

Red Spikes
Margo Lanagan
Knopf Books for Young Readers

Jupiter #17 (July 2007)
Ian Redman (Editor)


A Betrayal in Winter (The Long Price Quartet)
Daniel Abraham
Tor

Hurricane Moon
Alexis Glynn Latner
Pyr

Ivory: A Legend of Past and Future
Mike Resnick
Pyr

Bad Monkeys
Matt Ruff
HarperCollins

The Elves of Cintra (The Genesis of Shannara, Book 2)
Terry Brooks
Del Rey

Metal Swarm (The Saga of Seven Suns)
Kevin J. Anderson
Orbit

Shadowbridge
Gregory Frost
Del Rey

Rise of the Blood Royal: Volume III of the Destinies of Blood and Stone
Robert Newcomb
Del Rey

The Best Science Fiction And Fantasy Of The Year Volume 1
Jonathan Strahan (Editor)
Night Shade Books

Interzone #210
Andy Cox (Editor)
TTA Press

Interzone #211
Andy Cox (Editor)
TTA Press

Talebones #35
Patrick Swenson (Editor)


Pebble in the Sky
Isaac Asimov
Tor

Empire of Ivory (Temeraire, Book 4)
Naomi Novik
Del Rey

Firstborn (Time Odyssey)
Arthur C. Clarke and Stephen Baxter
Del Rey

The Blade Itself (The First Law: Book One)
Joe Abercrombie
Pyr

The Bonehunters: Book Six of The Malazan Book of the Fallen
Steven Erikson
Tor

2012: The War for Souls
Whitley Strieber
Tor

The Horror in the Museum
H.P. Lovecraft & Others
Del Rey

Worldbinder (Runelords)
David Farland
Tor

Invasive Procedures
Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston
Tor

Grimpow: The Invisible Road
Rafael Abalos
Delacorte Books

In the Eye of Heaven
David Keck
Tor

Postsingular
Rudy Rucker
Tor

Beyond Human: Living with Robots and Cyborgs
Gregory Benford & Elisabeth Malartre
Forge

MAD About Star Wars
Jonathan Bresman
Del Rey

City Of The Beast
Michael Moorcock
Paizo Publishing

Black God’s Kiss
C. L. Moore
Paizo Publishing

The Battle at the Moons of Hell (Helfort’s War #1 )
Graham Sharp Paul
Del Rey

Wyvernhail: The Kiesha’ra: Volume Five (Kiesha’ra)
Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
Delacorte Books

Angel Isle
Peter Dickinson
Wendy Lamb Books

The Dreaming Void
Peter F. Hamilton
Del Rey

The Charon Covenant
Brenda Munday Gifford
Publish America

In a Time of Treason
David Keck
Tor

Auralia’s Colors
Jeffrey Overstreet
WaterBrook Press

Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse
John Joseph Adams (Editor)
Night Shade Books

Baen’s Universe #9 (v2.3)
Eric Flint, Mike Resnick (Editors)
Baen

Across the Face of the World (Fire of Heaven Trilogy)
Russell Kirkpatrick
Orbit

A Companion to Wolves
Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear
Tor

Selling Out (Quantum Gravity, Book 2)
Justina Robson
Pyr

The Quantum July
Ron King
Delacorte Books for Young Readers

War Machine (Combat-K)
Andy Remic
Solaris

The Commons
Matthew Hughes
Robert J. Sawyer Books

Looking Glass
James R. Strickland
Flying Pen Press

Victory Conditions (Vatta’s War)
Elizabeth Moon
Del Rey

The Dragon’s Nine Sons (Celestial Empire)
Chris Roberson
Solaris

The Blood King
Gail Z. Martin
Solaris

Black Magic Woman
Justin Gustainis
Solaris

K├ęthani
Eric Brown
Solaris

Blue War: A Punktown novel
Jeffrey Thomas
Solaris

Firefly Rain
Richard Dansky
Wizards of the Coast Discoveries

Last Dragon
J.M. Mcdermott
Wizards of the Coast Discoveries

The Man on the Ceiling
Steve Rasnic Tem and Melanie Tem
Wizards of the Coast Discoveries

Devil’s Cape
Rob Rogers
Wizards of the Coast Discoveries

Dzur (Vlad Taltos)
Steven Brust
Tor

The Third Lynx
Timothy Zahn
Tor

Desert Raiders
Lucien Soulban
Games Workshop

Defenders of Ulthuan
Graham McNeill
Games Workshop

Rumble in the Jungle
Matt Forbeck
Games Workshop

The Metatemporal Detective
Michael Moorcock
Pyr

Darkness Falls
Kyle Mills
Vanguard Press

Debatable Space
Philip Palmer
Orbit

Matter
Iain M. Banks
Orbit

Baen’s Universe #10 (v2.4)
Eric Flint, Mike Resnick (Editors)
Baen

The Gist Hunter and Other Stories
Matthew Hughes
Night Shade Books

Majestrum
Matthew Hughes
Night Shade Books

The Spiral Labyrinth
Matthew Hughes
Night Shade Books

Interzone #213
Andy Cox (Editor)
TTA Press

Killswitch: A Cassandra Kresnov Novel
Joel Shepherd
Pyr

The Wannoshay Cycle
Michael Jasper
Five Start

Black Ships
Jo Graham
Orbit

Rule of Two (Star Wars: Darth Bane)
Drew Karpyshyn
Del Rey

Three Shadows
Cyril Pedrosa
First Second

In the Courts of the Crimson Kings
S.M. Stirling
Tor

Troy: Fall of Kings (Trojan War Trilogy 3)
David Gemmell & Stella Gemmell
Ballantine Books

Worldweavers: Spellspam
Alma Alexander
Eos

Dragon Harper (The Dragonriders of Pern)
Anne McCaffrey & Todd McCaffrey
Del Rey

Half the Blood of Brooklyn
Charlie Huston
Del Rey

Mercenary (Starship, Book 3)
Mike Resnick
Pyr

Elom
William H. Drinkard
Tor

Shadowbridge
Gregory Frost
Del Rey

Soldier of Sidon
Gene Wolfe
Tor

Firstborn (A Time Odyssey)
Arthur C. Clarke & Stephen Baxter
Del Rey

Confessor: Chainfire Trilogy, Part 3 (Sword Of Truth, Book 11)
Terry Goodkind
Tor

Masters of Magic (Warhammer)
Chris Wraight
Games Workshop

Oathbreaker (Warhammer)
Nick Kyme
Games Workshop

Ravenor Rogue (Warhammer 40,000)
Dan Abnett
Games Workshop

Scourge the Heretic (Dark Heresy)
Sandy Mitchell
Games Workshop

Hammer of Daemons (Grey Knights)
Ben Counter
Games Workshop

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