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Book Cover Gallery: 138+ Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Books for January 2013

Looking to read something new this month? We got you covered!

Here’s your one-stop cover gallery roundup of sf/f/h (and related) reads coming out this month.

Q: Which ones are you anticipating the most?

  1. Broken by A.E. Rought (Strange Chemistry)
  2. Adam Robots by Adam Roberts (Gollancz)
  3. Supernatural: Fresh Meat by Alice Henderson (Titan Books)

  1. The Iron Breed by Andre Norton (Baen)
  2. Star Hunter by Andre Norton (Speculative!)
  3. The Prey (Hunt) by Andrew Fukuda (St. Martin’s Griffin)
  1. Power Under Pressure (The Society of Steam, Book Three) by Andrew P. Mayer (Pyr)
  2. Combat Planet: Roman (German Edition) by Andy Remic (Heyne Verlag)
  3. We Modern People: Science Fiction and the Making of Russian Modernity (Early Classics of Science Fiction) by Anindita Banerjee (Wesleyan)
  1. The City and the Stars by Arthur C. Clarke (Whole Story Audio Books)
  2. Blood Quest: Prisoners of the Eye of Terror by Ben Counter (Black Library)
  3. Shades of Earth: An Across the Universe Novel by Beth Revis (Razorbill)
  1. What the Spell (Life’s a Witch) by Brittany Geragotelis (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers)
  2. Bloodspire & Deathwolf (Space Marines) by C Z Dunn & Andy Smillie (Black Library)
  3. Shadowhunters and Downworlders by Cassandra Clare (Smart Pop)
  1. The Mad Scientist’s Daughter by Cassandra Rose Clarke (Angry Robot)
  2. The Eldritch Conspiracy (Blood Song) by Cat Adams (Tor Books)
  3. Six-Gun Snow White by Catherynne M. Valente (Subterranean)
  1. Brink by Chelsea Ramsey (Tate Publishing)
  2. Asher’s Dilemma by Coleen Kwan (Carina Press)
  3. Take Back Plenty (Sf Masterworks) by Colin Greenland (Gollancz)
  1. Boundless (Unearthly) by Cynthia Hand (HarperTeen)
  2. Orphan Maker by D Jordan Redhawk (Bella Books)
  3. Rise of the Shadow Stealers: The Firebird Chronicles by Daniel Ingram-Brown (John Hunt Publishing)
  1. Zom-B Underground by Darren Shan (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
  2. The World of Tolkien: Mythological Sources of The Lord of the Rings by David Day (Chartwell Books, Inc.)
  3. Seconds by David Ely (Harper Voyager)
  1. Hyde and Shriek: A Monsterrific Tale by David Lubar (Starscape)
  2. Star Trek: The Original Series: Allegiance in Exile by David R. George III (Pocket Books/Star Trek)
  3. The Middle Kingdom (Chung Kuo) by David Wingrove (Atlantic Books)
  1. Odd Interlude: A Special Odd Thomas Adventure by Dean Koontz (Bantam)
  2. Wide Open by Deborah Coates (Tor Books)
  3. The Machine Stops by E. M. Forster (Speculative!)
  1. Dead Brides: Vampiric Tales By Edgar Allan Poe (Crypt Of Poe) by Edgar Allan Poe (Creation Oneiros)
  2. Edmond Hamilton Collection: City at World’s End, The Stars, My Brothers by Edmond Hamilton (Speculative!)
  3. Prophecy (The Dragon King Chronicles) by Ellen Oh (HarperTeen)
  1. Dangerous Gifts (Babylon Steel 2) by Gaie Sebold (Solaris)
  2. Ice Forged (The Ascendant Kingdoms Saga) by Gail Z. Martin (Orbit)
  3. Ravenwing (The Legacy of Caliban) by Gav Thorpe (The Black Library)
  1. Tuf Voyaging by George R.R. Martin (Bantam)
  2. The Horus Heresy : Angel Exterminatus by Graham McNeill (Games Workshop)
  3. Revolution 19 by Gregg Rosenblum (HarperTeen)
  1. Crawling Chaos Volume 2: Selected Weird Fiction 1928-1935 (Tomb of Lovecraft) by H P Lovecraft (Creation Oneiros)
  2. Star Wars Omnibus: Clone Wars Volume 3 – The Republic Falls by Haden Blackman & Miles Lane & John Ostrander (Dark Horse)
  3. Number 87 by Harrington Hext (Prologue Books)
  1. Deathworld by Harry Harrison (Speculative!)
  2. Deathworld 2: The Ethical Engineer by Harry Harrison (Speculative!)
  3. Lud-in-the-Mist by Hope Mirrlees (Prologue Books)
  1. Wool – Omnibus Edition by Hugh Howey (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform)
  2. Mad Gods and Englishmen: A Fantasy by Ian Armer (John Hunt Publishing)
  3. John Brunner (Modern Masters of Science Fiction) by Jad Smith (University of Illinois Press)
  1. Queen of Nowhere (Hidden Empire 5) by Jaine Fenn (Gollancz)
  2. Fatherless: A Novel by James Dobson & Kurt Bruner (FaithWords)
  3. The Aylesford Skull (Langdon St. Ives) by James P. Blaylock (Titan Books)
  1. The Explorer by James Smythe (Harper Voyager)
  2. Carnal: Pride of the Lions by Jason Bergenstock & John Connell (Sea Lion Books)
  3. Kalimpura (Green Universe) by Jay Lake (Tor Books)
  1. No Sister’s Keeper: A Taelach Sisters Series Novel by Jeanne G’Fellers (Bella Books)
  2. The Blight of Muirwood (Legends of Muirwood) by Jeff Wheeler (47North)
  3. The Wretched of Muirwood (Legends of Muirwood) by Jeff Wheeler (47North)
  1. The Dream by Jill Rowan (Snowbooks)
  2. Dead Aim by Joe R. Lansdale (Subterranean)
  3. Without Warning by John Birmingham (Titan)
  1. Seven Kings (Books of the Shaper) by John R. Fultz (Orbit)
  2. Tiger by the Tail (Paladin of Shadows) by John Ringo & Ryan Sear (Baen)
  3. The Human Division #1: The B-Team by John Scalzi (Tor Books)
  1. The Human Division #3: We Only Need the Heads by John Scalzi (Tor Books)
  2. The Human Division #2: Walk the Plank by John Scalzi (Tor Books)
  3. Gotrek & Felix: Road of Skulls by Josh Reynolds (Games Workshop)
  1. Vortex: A Tempest Novel (Tempest Trilogy) by Julie Cross (St. Martin’s Griffin)
  2. Between by Kerry Schafer (Ace)
  3. Ever After (Rachel Morgan) by Kim Harrison (Harper Voyager)
  1. The 13th Sign by Kristin O’ Donnell Tubb (Feiwel & Friends)
  2. Imager’s Battalion (Imager Portfolio) by L. E. Modesitt (Tor Books)
  3. Bookman Histories by Lavie Tidhar (Angry Robot)
  1. She Returns From War by Lee Collins (Angry Robot)
  2. Persistence of Vision by Liesel K. Hill (Tate Publishing)
  3. Jill Kismet: The Complete Series by Lilith Saintcrow (Orbit)
  1. Shattered Circle (Persephone Alcmedi) by Linda Robertson (Pocket Books)
  2. Son (The Giver Quartet) by Lois Lowry (Thorndike Press)
  3. The Kassa Gambit by M.C. Planck (Tor Books)
  1. The Crossing (Blood of the Lamb: Book One) by Mandy Hager (Pyr)
  2. Scent of Darkness: A Novel by Margot Berwin (Pantheon)
  3. Scent of Magic (Healer) by Maria V. Snyder (Harlequin MIRA)
  1. Prodigy: A Legend Novel by Marie Lu (Putnam Juvenile)
  2. The Colors of Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley (Speculative!)
  3. Kick-Ass 2 Prelude – Hit Girl by Mark Millar (Titan)
  1. Dejah Thoris and the White Apes of Mars TP (John Carter of Mars) by Mark Rahner & Lui Antonio (Dynamite Entertainment)
  2. Earth Thirst (The Arcadian Conflict) by Mark Teppo (Night Shade Books)
  3. The Warlord of the Air (A Nomad of the Time Streams Novel) by Micheal Moorcock (Titan Books)
  1. The Red Knight (The Traitor Son Cycle) by Miles Cameron (Orbit)
  2. Murray Leinster Collection: The Pirates of Ersatz, The Aliens, Operation Terror by Murray Leinster (Speculative!)
  3. Shadow Ops: Fortress Frontier by Myke Cole (Ace)
  1. The Books of Magic Deluxe Edition by Neil Gaiman (Vertigo)
  2. Chu’s Day by Neil Gaiman (HarperCollins)
  3. Some of the Best from 2012 Edition by Patrick Nielsen Hayden, Liz Gorinsky & David Hartwell (Editors) (Tor Books)
  1. The Winter Witch by Paula Brackston (Thomas Dunne Books)
  2. Birthright-After Earth: Ghost Stories (Short Story) by Peter David (Del Rey)
  3. Great North Road by Peter F. Hamilton (Del Rey)
  1. Hadon of Ancient Opar (Khokarsa Series #1 – Wold Newton Prehistory) (Khokarsa 1) by Philip Jose Farmer (Titan Books)
  2. Philip K. Dick Collection: Beyond Lies the Wub, The Defenders by Philip K. Dick (Speculative!)
  3. Fever Crumb: A Web of Air by Philip Reeve (Scholastic Press)
  1. Poul Anderson Collection: Security, The Burning Bridge by Poul Anderson (Speculative!)
  2. The Six-Gun Tarot by R. S. Belcher (Tor Books)
  3. Bio-Punk: Stories from the Far Side of Research by Ra Page (Editor) (Carcanet Press Ltd.)
  1. Nexus (Angry Robot) by Ramez Naam (Angry Robot)
  2. Fighting to Survive: As the World Dies, Book Two by Rhiannon Frater (Tor Books)
  3. Shivers VII by Richard Chizmar (Editor) (Cemetery Dance Pubns)
  1. Pathfinder Tales: Called to Darkness by Richard Lee Byers (Paizo Publishing, LLC.)
  2. Blind God’s Bluff: A Billy Fox Novel (The Billy Fox Novels) by Richard Lee Byers (Night Shade Books)
  3. Peace-After Earth: Ghost Stories (Short Story) by Robert Greenberger (Del Rey)
  1. A Memory of Light (Wheel of Time) by Robert Jordan & Brandon Sanderson (Tor Books)
  2. Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel, Volume Three by Robert Jordan & Chuck Dixon (Tor Books)
  3. Lord of Darkness by Robert Silverberg (NonStop Press)
  1. A Hero’s Throne (An Ancient Earth) by Ross Lawhead (Thomas Nelson)
  2. One Crow Alone by S D Crockett (Pan Macmillan Childrens)
  3. Resident Evil: Zero Hour by S.D. Perry (Titan Books)
  1. Greater Good (Warhammer 40000 Ciaphas Cain 9) by Sandy Mitchell (Black Library Hardbacks)
  2. Finding Love with Tony by Shirlee Lewis (Tate Publishing)
  3. Here Be Dragons: Exploring Fantasy Maps and Settings by Stefan Ekman (Wesleyan)
  1. Sunset of the Gods by Steve White (Baen)
  2. Impulse by Steven Gould (Tor Books)
  3. Dr. Frankenstein’s Daughters by Suzanne Weyn (Scholastic Press)
  1. Eve of Darkness (Marked) by Sylvia Day & S.J. Day (Tor Books)
  2. Eve of Destruction by Sylvia Day & S.J. Day (Tor Books)
  3. Tempting the Gods: The Selected Stories of Tanith Lee Volume 1 by Tanith Lee (Wildside Press)
  1. Fringe by Tara Bennett (Titan)
  2. Salvage and Demolition by Tim Powers (Subterranean)
  3. Scoundrels: Star Wars by Timothy Zahn (LucasBooks)
  1. Star Wars: Blood Ties (Star Wars 2) by Tom Taylor (Titan)
  2. Death’s Head Legion: The Spear of Destiny: Part Two of Three (The Merchant Princes) by Trey Garrison (Harper Voyager)
  3. Doctor Who: Companion Compendium HC by Various (PENGUIN GROUP (UK))
  1. Adapting Eden Save The Pearls Part Two by Victoria Foyt (Sand Dollar Press Inc)
  2. The Archived by Victoria Schwab (Hyperion Book CH)
  3. Umbrella by Will Self (Grove Press)
  1. Gotrek and Felix: the Second Omnibus (Gotrek & Felix) by William King (Black Library)
  2. TALES FROM WILLIAM F. NOLAN’S DARK UNIVERSE by William Nolan & Jason Brock (Bluewater Productions)
  3. Steampunk: H.G. Wells by Zdenko Basic (Running Press Kids)

Note: Also being released this month (no Amazon covers available at the time of this writing):

  1. D.G. Compton SF Gateway Omnibus: The Silent Multitude, Synthajoy, The Steel Crocodile by D.G. Compton (Gollancz)
  2. Deathwhisper: The Quest for the Trilogy by Mel Odom (Tor Books)
  3. J. R. R. Tolkien, Scholar and Storyteller: Essays in Memorium by Mary Salu & Robert T. Farrell (Editors)(Cornell University Press)
  4. Star Trek: The Original Series: The Continuing Missions, Volume I by Greg Cox & Dayton Ward (Pocket Books/Star Trek)

(Note: Release information was sourced from Amazon US and elsewhere. Most reprints have been omitted. Release dates subject to change. So there.)

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John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.

2 Comments on Book Cover Gallery: 138+ Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Books for January 2013

  1. What a great New Years present! Pretty book covers!!!

    I am interested in snagging:

    Adam Robots by Adam Roberts
    Star Trek Allegiance in Exile
    Revolution 19 by Greg Rosenblum
    The episodes of John Scalzi’s latest
    Scoundrels by Timothy Zahn
    The Neil Gaiman/Adam Rex kids book
    and I already have a copy of the new Blaylock.

    A good month…except for the wallet.



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