New Books : 4 June 2019

Get more bang for your book with these thick titles: Wastelands: The New Apocalypse (528pp), Spine of the Dragon (528pp), The Soul of Power (480pp), My Enemy’s Enemy (448pp), Ghosts of the Shadow Market (624pp!), Fray (496pp), and Fall; or, Dodge in Hell (880pp!!!) New titles this week are by John Joseph Adams, David Afsharirad, Kevin J. Anderson, Callie Bates, James Brogden, Robert Buettner, Ann Dávila Cardinal, Cassandra Clare (et ...Read More Read more

Forthcoming Books Through March 2020

The Locus Selected Books by Author list has been updated on our Forthcoming Books page, with information from the June 2019 issue covering upcoming titles from genre houses slated through March 2020. Find out about your favorite authors upcoming books!

For the complete list of books by publisher, subscribe to our print magazine or purchase the June issue in print or digital editions, available June 1, 2019.

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New & Notable Books, May 2019

Elizabeth Bear, Ancestral Night (Saga 3/19) A thrill­ing space adventure from the Hugo Award-winning author, following salvagers Connla and Haimey Dz (and their cats) from the black hole at the center of the Milky Way to the galactic fringes as they encounter pirates, the corpse of a giant space-dwelling alien, and agents of the galaxy-spanning Synarche. The first in the new White Space series.


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Locus Bestsellers, May 2019

The Locus Bestsellers for May include top titles Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James, Burn Bright by Patricia Briggs, The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin, and Star Wars: Last Shot by Daniel José Older. HARDCOVERS Months on list Last month 1) Black Leopard, Red Wolf, Marlon James (Riverhead) 1 – 2) Binti: The Complete Trilogy, Nnedi Okorafor (DAW) 1 – 3) How Long ’til Black Future Month? ...Read More Read more

New Books : 14 May 2019

Find your favorite animal in these new SFF books: dragons, trufflepigs, snake-haired gorgons, a trickster coyote, and a cyberpunk hero named Lion. New titles this week are by Sarah Beth Durst, Fernando Flores, W. Michael Gear, Paula Guran, Guy Gavriel Kay, Dean Koontz, Steven Kotler, Ambelina & Ezekial Kwaymullina, Una McCormack, Eliot Peper, Max Porter, Karen Russell, and Adrian Tchaikovsky. ...Read More Read more

New Books : 7 May 2019

17 new books include snakeskin clones, a road trip across a parallel dimension, a fence in NYC separating the Westside from Eastside, and a shapeshifting coyote car mechanic! New titles this week are by W.M. Akers, Neal Asher, Patricia Briggs, Ted Chiang, Larry Correia & Kacey Ezell, P.C. Hodgell, Danielle L. Jensen, Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff, Tim Major, Jack McDevitt, Seanan McGuire, Rudy Rucker, S.M. Stirling, Erika Swyler, David ...Read More Read more

New Books : 30 April 2019

The last of April’s new books include two poetry collections and four short story collections. New titles published April 30th, and several from earlier in the month, are by Kelley Armstrong, Peter S. Beagle & Jacob Weisman, Tara Campbell, Melissa Caruso, Terry Goodkind, Troy Harkin, John Langan, Jennifer McMahon, Pola Oloixarac, Chen Qiufan, David Quantick, and David Silverberg. ...Read More Read more

New & Notable Books, April 2019

Charlie Jane Anders, The City in the Middle of the Night (Tor 2/19) Charlie Jane Anders’s new SF novel about humans who colonize the narrow temperate zone of a tidally locked planet is a change of pace from her Nebula Award winning debut, All the Birds in the Sky, but still showcases one of Anders’s main strengths – complex characterization. “The real energy of the novel derives from the ...Read More

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Locus Bestsellers, April 2019

The Locus Bestsellers for April include top titles Fire & Blood by George R.R. Martin, Scourged by Kevin Hearne, The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin, and Firefly: Big Damn Hero by James Lovegrove. HARDCOVERS Months on list Last month 1) Fire & Blood, George R.R. Martin (Bantam) 3 1 2) Through Fiery Trials, David Weber (Tor) 1 – 3) The Winter of the Witch, Katherine Arden (Del ...Read More Read more

New Books : 16 April 2019

Light ’em up with this week’s new books: a burning throne, a fire season, a perihelion summer, and a nuke attack that destroys Earth! New titles this week are by Ashok K. Banker, Stephen Blackmore, Bennett R. Coles, Bridget Collins, Delilah S. Dawson & Kevin Hearne, Lara Elena Donnelly, Greg Egan, John Gwynne, Gwyneth Jones, Kay Kenyon, Emma Newman, Mike Resnick, Jonathan Strahan, and Timothy Zahn. ...Read More Read more

Cover Reveal: Dreamtime by Mark Le Dain

Our first peek at the cover for Mark Le Dain’s Dreamtime (EDGE-Lite), a collection of 19 tales set in the near future where a person’s life is monitored, influenced, and sometimes even crafted by the technology we both love and hate. Cover image by Fred Mantel: Armillary sphere!

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