New Books : 18 December 2018

New titles by Timothy S. Johnston and Yoshiki Tanaka are available this week.

* Johnston, Timothy S. : The War Beneath
(ChiZine Publications 978-1771484718, $17.99, 350pp, trade paperback, November 2018)
Nominal Publication Date: Tue 20 Nov 2018
Ebook ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781771484725
The Rise of Oceania #1

SF novel, first in a series, about intrigue in an underwater city off the coast of Florida.
• ChiZine’s site has this description.
• Amazon’s “Look Inside” function provides previews.
• Amazon has conflicting publication dates, but the book has only become available for delivery this week.

• Purchase this book from Amazon | Indiebound

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* Tanaka, Yoshiki : Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Volume 8
(Viz/Haikasoru 978-1421585017, $15.99, 224pp, trade paperback, December 2018)
Nominal Publication Date: Tue 18 Dec 2018
Legend of the Galactic Heroes #8

Military SF novel, eighth in a series published in the 1980s and the basis of numerous manga and anime works. The new edition here is translated by Matt Treyvaud.
• Wikipedia has this entry about the seires.
• Haikasoru’s site has this description of the book with an excerpt.

• Purchase this book from Amazon | Indiebound

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