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  • Indies First and Last and Always Wed 23 Nov 2016

    This Saturday when you drop by your local bookstore you may run into your favorite (or new favorite or not!) author when millions of happy authors get to be booksellers for a bit. Here in Northampton Susan Stinson will be guest bookselling at Broadside Books — who have sold a couple of hundred copies of […]

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  • WaPo Notable Book Tue 22 Nov 2016

    Delighted to see the Washington Post selected The People in the Castle as a Notable Book of 2016: “A best-of collection — with an introduction by Kelly Link — by the late British master of supernatural fiction and children’s literature.” I think my favorite line from a review is still  “Sprightly but brooding” from Kirkus […]

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  • “How different might my attitude toward dragons have been if I’d met Uggi before Smaug?” Fri 18 Nov 2016

    Getting Travel Light ready for a quick pre-holiday (I hope!) reprint and thinking about this line from Amal El-Mohtar’s “You Must Read This” on NPR —which, when it was published was such a moment of joy that this tiny beautiful book would find such a reader for it — and realized there is a 50/50 […]

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    A Natural History of Hell

    Jeffrey Ford

    “Seamlessly blends subtle psychological horror with a mix of literary history, folklore, and SF.”
    Publishers Weekly (starred review)

  • Trade Cloth - $24

    The People in the Castle

    Joan Aiken

    One day a few years from now you’ll be busy with something and these stories will come back to you.

  • Trade Cloth - $24

    The Winged Histories

    Sofia Samatar

    Who wields the pen? A new novel from the award-winning author of A Stranger in Olondria.

  • Trade Paper - $16

    You Have Never Been Here

    Mary Rickert

    “Beautiful, descriptive prose enriches tales of ghosts, loss, and regret in this leisurely collection.”— Publishers Weekly

  • Trade Paper - $16

    The Entropy of Bones

    Ayize Jama-Everett

    “Rooted in Chabi’s voice, the story is spare, fierce, and rich.”
    Publishers Weekly (starred review)

  • Trade Paper - $14

    Prodigies

    Angélica Gorodischer

    “If you are ready for the experience of Prodigies, it is definitely ready for you.”
    — Carmen Maria Machado, NPR

  • Trade Paper - $16

    Was: a novel

    Geoff Ryman

    “In an era of bright, simple adaptations, Was is different—melancholy, beautiful, and yes, full of heartaches and nightmares.”
    Slate

  • Trade Paper - $16

    The Liminal War

    Ayize Jama-Everett

    “Jama-Everett has a knack for braiding issues of spirituality and race throughout a compelling fantasy landscape.”— Leilani Clark, KQED

  • Trade Paper - $14

    Archivist Wasp

    Nicole Kornher-Stace

    “A ravishing, profane, and bittersweet post-apocalyptic bildungsroman transcends genre into myth.”
    Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

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    Cloud & Ashes: Three Winter’s Tales

    Greer Gilman

    “Sublimely lyrical Jacobeanesque dialect . . . readers who enjoy
    symbolism and allusion will cherish Gilman’s use of diverse folkloric elements to create an unforgettable realm and ideology.” —Publishers Weekly

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    Young Woman in a Garden: Stories

    Delia Sherman

    “Lightly flecked with fantasy and anchored in vividly detailed settings.” — Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year

  • Trade Paper - $11.95

    Prophecies, Libels, and Dreams: Stories

    Ysabeau S. Wilce

    “Califa: riotous carnival world of soldiers, drunks and magick.”— Kirkus Reviews

  • Trade Paper - $10

    Exit, Pursued By a Bear

    Greer Gilman

    Ben Jonson has written the part of a lifetime for the Prince of Wales: he will play Oberon, the King of Faerie. It’s only theater. What could go wrong?

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    Sherwood Nation

    Benjamin Parzybok

    It was morning and the power was not yet on. Zach and Renee lay in the heat of the bed listening to the city wake outside the building’s windows.

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    Monstrous Affections

    Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant, Editors

    World Fantasy Award winner

  • Trade Paper - $16

    Earth Logic

    Laurie J. Marks

    “Glows with intelligence . . . though not for the faint of heart.”
    Booklist (starred review)

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    A Summer in the Twenties

    Peter Dickinson

    A young man has to choose who to love, who to leave in the 1926 General Strike in Britain.

  • Other Worlds, Better Lives: Selected Long Fiction, 1989-2003

    Howard Waldrop

    “Waldrop is probably the single most remarkable writer I know of who non-genre readers remain largely unfamiliar with.”—William Gibson

  • Things Will Never Be the Same: A Howard Waldrop Reader: Selected Short Fiction 1980-2005

    Howard Waldrop

    “Howard Waldrop is the Studebaker Golden Hawk of genre fiction, a classic of structure and design. His unique stories autopsy the entrails of our eccentric past and reveal, often in oracular fashion, insanities to come.” — Lucius Shepard

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    Questionable Practices

    Eileen Gunn

    “Combines humor and compassion in 17 short, intricate gems.”
    Publishers Weekly (starred review)

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    Emma Tupper’s Diary

    Peter Dickinson

    “Loch Ness’s claims pale beside the super-exciting discovery made by Emma . . Expert mystification, the tender conscience and burning courage of the young, tantalising details, make this a compelling tall story.”
    Sunday Times

  • Trade Paper - $16

    Fire Logic

    Laurie J. Marks

    Elemental Logic: Book 1
    Spectrum Award winner
    Romantic Times Reviewers Choice award nominee

  • Trade Paper - $16

    Tyrannia and Other Renditions

    Alan DeNiro

    “DeNiro has already garnered a reputation as a genre-bending experimental author with an indescribably quirky but captivating prose style.”—Carl Hays, Booklist

  • Trade Cloth - $19.95

    Horse of a Different Color

    Howard Waldrop

    “The most startling, original, and entertaining short story writer in science fiction today.”
    —George R. R. Martin


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