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Rachel Aaron
The Spirit Thief

Ben Aaronovitch
Midnight Riot

Joe Abercrombie
The Blade Itself
Before They Are Hanged
Last Argument of Kings
The Heroes

Daniel Abraham
Hunter’s Run
The Dragon’s Path

Danielle Ackley-McPhail
Bad-A** Faeries (editor)
Yesterday’s Dreams

John Joseph Adams
Seeds of Change
Shimmer, The Pirate Issue
Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse
Federations

Ann Aguirre
Grimspace

Randy Alcorn
The Treasure Principle

Justin Allen
Year of the Horse

Lou Anders
Swords and Dark Magic (editor)

Kevin J. Anderson
Paul of Dune with Brian Herbert
Star Challengers: Moonbase Crisis with Rebecca Moesta

Poul Anderson
The Van Rijn Method (compiled by Hank Davis, also reviewed at Sacramento Book Review)
David Falkayn: Star Trader (compiled by Hank Davis)
To Outlive Eternity and Other Stories

Taylor Anderson
Destroyermen: Into the Storm

JD Arnold
BB Wolf and the Three LP’s

Mike Ashley
Out of This World (republished at io9)

Isaac Asimov
The Currents of Space

B


Paolo Bacigalupi
The Windup Girl
The Alchemist

Kage Baker
The Women of Nell Gwynne’s
Not Less than Gods

Jonathan Barnes
The Somnambulist

Lee Barwood
Klasssic Koalas: Ancient Aboriginal Tales in New Retellings

Peter S. Beagle
We Never Talk About My Brother
Return
Sleight of Hand

Ishmael Beah
A Long Way Gone

Theodore Beale
Summa Elvetica

Elizabeth Bear
All the Windwracked Stars

Matthew Beard
The Last Garrison

Bernard Beckett
Genesis (review is at Tor.com)

Anina Bennett
Boilerplate: History’s Mechanical Marvel

Warren Bennis
On Becoming A Leader

C.F. Bentley
Harmony

J. M. C. Blair
The Excalibur Murders

Alex Bledsoe
Dark Jenny

Edward Bolme
Eberron: Bound by Iron
Eberron: The Orb of Xoriat

Paul Brand
The Gift of Pain

Marie Brennan
Midnight Never Come
In Ashes Lie

Peter V. Brett
The Warded Man
The Desert Spear

Patricia Briggs
Mercy Thompson: Homecoming

Kristin Britain
Green Rider

Keith Brooke
Genetopia

Terry Brooks
Bearers of the Black Staff

Eric Brown
Helix

John Brown
Servant of a Dark God

S. G. Browne
Fated

Bill Bryson
The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid
The Mother Tongue

Tobias Buckell
Crystal Rain
Ragamuffin
Sly Mongoose
Tides from the New Worlds
The Executioness

Robert Buettner
Orphanage
Orphan’s Destiny
Overkill

Lois McMaster Bujold
Cryoburn (2011 Hugo Nominee)

Emma Bull
Bone Dance (posted at SF Signal)

Jim Butcher
Small Favor

Katherine Burton
Hedge Hunters

Richard Lee Byers
Forgotten Realms: Unclean

C


Trudi Canavan
The Magician’s Apprentice (also reviewed at Sacramento Book Review)

Orson Scott Card
Ender in Exile

Jeff Carlson
Plague Year
Plague Zone

Humphrey Carpenter
J. R. R. Tolkien: A Biography

Mark Chadbourn
World’s End

Gary Chapman
The Five Love Languages

Blake Charlton
Spellwright

Emmanuel Civiello
A Bit of Madness

Eoin Colfer
And Another Thing…

Brenda Cooper
Wings of Creation

R. L. Copple
Infinite Realities

Bruce Cordell
Stardeep
Plague of Spells
City of Torment
Key of Stars
Sword of the Gods

James S. A. Corey
Leviathan Wakes

Elaine Cunningham
Forgotten Realms: The City of Splendors

Julie E. Czerneda
Misspelled

D


James Daniels
Ring of Knives

Jack Dann
Wizards (editor)
The Dragon Book (co-editor)

James P. Davis
The Restless Shore

Stephen Deas
The Adamantine Palace

Erik Scott de Bie
Downshadow

Terry DeHart
The Unit

Frank Delaney
Tipperary: A Novel

Gardner Dozois
Wizards (editor)
Hunter’s Run with George R. R. Martin and Daniel Abraham
The Dragon Book (co-editor)

Larry Doyle
Go, Mutants!

Dave Duncan
Speak to the Devil

David Anthony Durham
Acacia

E


David Louis Edelman
Infoquake
MultiReal
Geosynchron

Ian Edgington
Sojourn: The Bezerker’s Tale
Sojourn: The Sorcerer’s Tale

Kim Edwards
The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

Greg van Eekhout
Norse Code

Kate Elliott
The Crown of Stars Series

Peter Berresford Ellis
The Druids

Warren Ellis
Planetary #27

Harlan Ellison
Dangerous Visions (editor)

Clayton Emery
Robin Hood and the Beasts of Sherwood

James Enge
Blood of Ambrose
The Wolf Age

Chris Evans
A Darkness Forged in Fire
The Light of Burning Shadows

Erin M. Evans
The God Catcher
Brimstone Angels

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Tracy Falbe
Union of Renegades

Philip Jose Farmer
To Your Scattered Bodies Go

Raymond E. Feist
Magician
Honored Enemy with William R. Fortschen
Murder in LaMut with Joel Rosenberg

Jasper Fforde
Shades of Grey

Charles Coleman Finlay
The Prodigal Troll

Eric Flint
Worlds

Jeffrey Ford
The Empire of Ice Cream

Pat Frank
Alas, Babylon

Maragaret Frazer
The Clerk’s Tale

Pamela Freeman
Blood Ties
Deep Water

Esther Friesner
Strip Mauled (editor)

Jake Frievald
Flash Fiction Online, April 2008 (editor)

G


Diana Gabaldon
The Exile

Neil Gaiman
Don’t Panic: Douglas Adams and the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
Stories (editor)

James Geary
I is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How it Shapes the Way We See the World

David Gemmell
Legend

Paul Genesse
The Golden Cord

Nick Gevers
Is Anybody Out There? (editor)

Ian Gibson
Stuff of Legends

L.B. Graham
Beyond the Summerland
Shadow in the Deep

Dave Gross
Master of Devils

Dr. Mardy Grothe
Neverisms

Terry Goodkind
Confessor
Phantom

David Green
More Than A Hobby

Martin H. Greenberg
Fellowship Fantastic (with Kerrie Hughes)
Better off Undead (with Daniel M. Hoyt)
Terribly Twisted Tales (with Jean Rabe)

Robert Greenberger
The Essential Batman Encyclopedia

Ed Greenwood
Forgotten Realms: Swords of Dragonfire
The City of Splendors
Elminster Must Die

Dave Gross
Master of Devils

Paul Guinan
Boilerplate: History’s Mechanical Marvel

Justin Gustainis
Hard Spell

H


Marty Halpern
Is Anybody Out There? (editor)

Harry Harrison
The Stainless Steel Rat Returns

Johnny Hart
Growingold with B.C.

Lian Hearn
Heaven’s Net is Wide

Kevin Hearne
Hounded

Robert Heinlein
Glory Road
Between Planets

Jenna Helland
The Fanged Crown (also reviewed at Sacramento Book Review)

Samantha Henderson
Dawnbringer

Brian Herbert
Paul of Dune

Tracy Hickman
Song of the Dragon

Michael R. Hicks
In Her Name

Sharon Hinck
The Restorer

Jim C. Hines
Goblin Quest
Goblin Hero
Goblin War
The Stepsister Scheme
The Mermaid’s Madness
Goblin Tales

W. H. Horner
Bash Down the Door and Slice Open the Badguy (editor)
Sails and Sorcery: Tales of Nautical Fantasy (editor)

Matthew Hughes
The Spiral Labyrinth

Stephen Hunt
The Court of the Air

Walter H. Hunt
A Song in Stone

J. C. Hutchins
7th Son: Descent

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J


A. J. Jacobs
The Know-It-All

P. D. James
The Children of Men

Terry D. Johnson
How to Defeat Your Own Clone

Jaleigh Johnson
Forgotten Realms: The Howling Delve
Unbroken Chain
Unbroken Chain: The Darker Road

Howard Andrew Jones
The Desert of Souls

Rosemary Jones
Forgotten Realms: Crypt of the Moaning Diamond
City of the Dead

Robert Jordan
Knife of Dreams by Robert Jordan
The Gathering Storm
Towers of Midnight

Theodore Judson
The Martian General’s Daughter

K


Paul S. Kemp
Forgotten Realms: Shadowrealm
Forgotten Realms: Shadowstorm
Star Wars: The Old Republic: Decieved

Matt Kindt
Revolver

Russell Kirkpatrick
Across the Face of the World

E. E. Knight
Dragon Champion
Dragon Outcast

Jak Koke
The Edge of Chaos

David C. Kopaska-Merkel
Nursery Rhyme Noir

Mary Robinette Kowal
Shades of Milk and Honey

Kyle Kurpinski
How to Defeat Your Own Clone

Yanni Kuznia (editor)
A Fantasy Medley

L


Mercedes Lackey
Foundation
The Phoenix Unchained with James Mallory
Reboots

Jay Lake
Green

Greg Land (artist)
Sojourn: The Bezerker’s Tale
Sojourn: The Sorcerer’s Tale

Sue Lange
We, Robots

Aaron Lansky
Outwitting History

Warren Lapine
Realms of Fantasy August 2009 (editor)

Stephen Lawhead
Scarlet
Hood
The Pendragon Cycle
Tuck
The Skin Map

Jess Lebow
Forgotten Realms: Obsidian Ridge

Sharon Lee
Longeye

Ursula K. LeGuin
The Left Hand of Darkness

Fritz Leiber
Swords and Deviltry (audiobook)

John Lenahan
Shadowmagic

Eric Liberge
On The Odd Hours

Denise Little
The Trouble with Heroes (ed.)

Jason Erik Lundberg
Red Dot Irreal

M


Scott MacKay
Phytosphere
Tides

Nathalie Mallet
The Princes of the Golden Cage
The King’s Daughters

Geoffrey Maloney
Six Silly Stories

Andy Mangels
Iron Man: Beneath the Armor

John Marco
The Eyes of God
Starfinder

Ari Marmell
The Conqueror’s Shadow
The Warlord’s Legacy
The Goblin Corps

Cody Martin
Reboots

George R. R. Martin
Dying of the Light
Hunter’s Run with Gardner Dozois and Daniel Abraham
Fevre Dream
Suicide Kings (ed.)

Gail Z. Martin
The Summoner

A. Lee Martinez
Monster
Divine Misfortune

James Maxey
Bitterwood

John Maxwell
Life@Work

Cormac McCarthy
The Road

Frank McCourt
Teacher Man

J. M. McDermott
Never Knew Another

Jack McDevitt
Echo

Ian McDonald
Cyberabad Days (also reviewed at Sacramento Book Review)

Carole McDonnell
Wind Follower

Fiona McIntosh
Royal Exile

Dennis L. McKiernan
City of Jade

Patricia A. McKillip
The Bell at Sealy Head

Mike McPhail
Breach the Hull (editor)

R. M. Meluch
The Sagittarius Command

Mental_Floss
Condensed Knowledge

Robyn Meredith
The Elephant and the Dragon: The Rise of India and China and What it Means for All of Us

Karen Miller
The Innocent Mage
The Awakened Mage
The Prodigal Mage
Empress
The Riven Kingdom

Steve Miller
Longeye

L. E. Modesitt, Jr.
The Magic of Recluce

Rebecca Moesta
Star Challengers: Moonbase Crisis with Kevin J. Anderson

Elizabeth Moon
Vatta’s War: Trading in Danger Part 1 (audiobook)
Vatta’s War: Trading in Danger Part 1 (audiobook)

Moira J. Moore
Heroes Adrift

Susan J. Morris
Realms of the Dead (ed.)

James Muirden
A Rhyming History of Britain

David P. Murphy
Zombies for Zombies

N


Kaleb Nation
Bran Hambric: The Farfield Curse

Ira Nayman
What Once Were Miracles Are Now Children’s Toys

Rachel Neumeier
Lord of the Changing Winds

Mark Charan Newton
Nights of Villjamur

John Julius Norwich
Shakespeare’s Kings

Andre Norton
The Game of Stars and Comets

O


Nnedi Okorafor
Who Fears Death

John O’Neill
Black Gate: Issue #11
Black Gate Issue #12
Black Gate #14

Jeffrey Overstreet
Auralia’s Colors
Cyndere’s Midnight
The Ale Boy’s Feast

P


David A. Page
Mithras Court

Michael Palmer
The Last Surgeon

Alexei and Cory Panshin
The World Beyond the Hill

Christopher Paolini
Eragon

K. J. Parker
The Company
The Folding Knife

Elise Paschen
Poetry Speaks: Who I Am (editor)

Alexey Pehov
Shadow Prowler

Lyn Perry (ed.)
ResAliens Issue #1

Robert M. Poole
Explorer’s House: National Geographic and the World It Made

Terry Pratchett
Making Money
Thud!
The Truth
Unseen Academicals

Christopher Priest
The Prestige

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

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R


Daniel A. Rabuzzi
The Choir Boats

Hannu Rajaniemi
The Quantum Thief

Dave Ramsey
The Junior Books

Robert V. S. Redick
The Red Wolf Conspiracy
The Ruling Sea

Kit Reed
Enclave

Mickey Zucker Reichert
Flight of the Renshai

Thomas M. Reid
Forgotten Realms: The Gossamer Plain

Laura Resnick
Doppelgangster

Mike Resnick
Stalking the Unicorn

David Riche
Fairies Art Studio

Francine Rivers
Redeeming Love

Jenna Rhodes
The Four Forges

Marsheila Rockwell
The Shard Axe

Jim Rossignol
This Gaming Life

Pat Rothfuss
The Name of the Wind
The Wise Man’s Fear

Christopher Rowe
Sandstorm

Luis Royo
Malefic

Brian Ruckley
Winterbirth
Bloodheir
Fall of Thanes

Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Diving into the Wreck
City of Ruins
Recovering Apollo 8 and Other Stories
Kristine Kathryn Rusch

S


Fred Saberhagen
Seance for a Vampire

R. A. Salvatore
The Orc King
Road of the Patriarch
Gauntlgrym
Neverwinter

Brandon Sanderson
Warbreaker
The Gathering Storm
Towers of Midnight
The Way of Kings

Robert J. Santa
Black Dragon, White Dragon (editor)

Al Sarrantonio
Stories (editor)

Dorothy Sayers
Are Women Human?

John Scalzi
Agent to the Stars
Old Man’s War
Judge Sn Goes Golfing
Fuzzy Nation

Eric Schlosser
Fast Food Nation

Andy Schmidt
Tales from the Comics Experience (editor)

Susan Schneider
Science Fiction and Philosophy

Joe Schreiber
Star Wars: Death Troopers

Karl Schroeder
Sun of Suns

Mark Sehestedt
Eberron: The Tales of the Last War (editor)

Diane Setterfield
The Thirteenth Tale

James Seymour
Black History Through Blue Eyes: The Debt the World Owes to Africa

William Shakespeare
Henry V (Classical Comics Edition)

Micheal Shea
The Extra

Sharon Shinn
Troubled Waters

Joel Shepherd
Sasha

Robert Silverberg
Son of Man

Brian Francis Slattery
Liberation: Being the Adventures of the Slick Six after the Collapse of the United States of America

Lisa Smedman
Forgotten Realms: Ascendancy of the Last

E. E. “Doc” Smith
Triplanetary

Alexander McCall Smith
The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency

Maria V. Snyder
Poison Study

Jon Sprunk
Shadow’s Son

Patrick St-Denis
Speculative Horizons

J. Michael Straczynski
Superman: Earth One

Jonathan Strahan
Eclipse Two (also reviewed at Sacramento Book Review)
Swords and Dark Magic (editor)

Lili St. Crow
Strange Angels

Charles Stross
Wireless

Matthew Sturges
Midwinter

Michael Stusser
The Dead Guy Interviews

S. A. Swann
Wolfbreed

Sam Sykes
Tome of the Undergates

T


Adrian Tchaikovsky
Empire in Black and Gold

Doug TenNapel
Bad Island

Lavie Tidhar
The Bookman

David Tischman
Red Herring Issues #1-2

Rob Thurman
Madhouse

Peter Tremayne
Badger’s Moon
Master of Souls
Smoke in the Wind

Mark Twain
The Innocents Abroad

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V


Jeff VanderMeer
Finch

Gordon Van Gelder (editor)
Fantasy and Science Fiction August/September 2009

John Varley
Rolling Thunder

Carrie Vaughn
After the Golden Age

Robert Venditti
The Surrogates, Vol. 1
The Surrogates: Flesh and Bone

The Very Us Artists
Foreshadows: The Ghosts of Zero

W


Chris Walley
The Shadow and Night

Jason M. Waltz
Return of the Sword (editor)
Rage of the Behemoth (editor)
Demons (editor)

Jason M. Ward
Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe

David Weber
Out of the Dark

Brent Weeks
The Way of Shadows
Shadow’s Edge
The Black Prism

Dave Weldon
Moon Gate with William Proctor

Martha Wells
The Death of the Necromancer

Michelle West
The Hidden City

Scott Westerfeld
The Risen Empire

Elie Wiesel
Night

David J. Williams
The Mirrored Heavens

Tad Williams
Shadowmarch
Shadowplay

Walter Jon Williams
Implied Spaces

Bill Willingham
Down the Mysterly River

Daniel Wilson
Robopocalypse

Simon Winchester
Outposts: Journeys to the Surviving Relics of the British Empire

Mindy and Brandon Withrow
Monks and Mystics

Gene Wolfe
The Best of Gene Wolfe: A Definitive Retrospective of His Finest Short Fiction

John C. Wright
Count to a Trillion

Janny Wurts
The Curse of the Mistwraith

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John Zakour
The Blue-Haired Bombshell
The Flaxen Femme Fatale

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