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Scifi and fantasy book reviews from 2009.

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Jeff Hawke: The Ambassadors by Sydney Jordan and Willie Patterson
01/12/2009. pub: Titan Books. 128 page hardback graphic novel. Price: £16.99 (UK), $19.95 (US), $22.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-598-9.

Wake by Robert J. Sawyer
01/12/2009. pub: Gollancz. 360 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-09407-9.

The Gathering Storm audio book by Robert Jordan and Brandon Sanderson
01/12/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 26 CDS 34.5 hours. Price: $69.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59397-767-2). Read by Michael Kramer and Kate Reading.

Terminator And Philosophy: I'll Be Back, Therefore I Am edited by Richard Brown and Kevin S. Decker
01/12/2009. pub: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 294 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: $17.95 (US), $21.99 (CAN), £11.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-470-44798-7.

So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish by Douglas Adams
01/12/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 167 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99(UK), $14.99 (CAN), $22.99 (AUS). ISBN: 978-0-330-50860-5.

Cyberabad Days by Ian McDonald
01/12/2009. pub: Gollancz. 313 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08408-7.

The Grin Of The Dark by Ramsey Campbell
01/12/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 381 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $18.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1939-5.

Outlaw Trigger (Epic - Book 2) by Lee Stephen
01/12/2009. pub: Stone Aside Publishing. 302 page enlarged paperback. Price: $13.49 (US). ISBN: 978-0-97885-081-4.

The Empress Of Mars by Kage Baker
01/12/2009. pub: TOR/SciFi Channel. 303 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US) $32.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1890-9.

The Curse of the Gloamglozer by Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell
01/12/2009. pub: Corgi/Random House. 380 pages paperback. Price: £ 5.99 (UK), $11.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-55255-425-1.

The Left Hand Of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
01/12/2009. pub: Orbit. 274 page small hardback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-606-1.

Megatokyo Vol. 4 by Fred Gallagher
01/12/2009. pub: Titan Books. 240 page graphic novel. Price: £ 5.99 (UK). ISBN: 1-84576-476-5.

Judge Dredd Crime Chronicles:Stranger than Truth by David Bishop
01/12/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-415-3). Cast: Toby Longworth and Helen Kay.

Doctor Who Companion Chronicles: Ringpullworld by Paul Magrs
01/12/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-428-3) cast: Mark Strickson and Alex Lowe.

Frostbitten by Kelley Armstrong
01/12/2009. pub: Orbit. 339 page small hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-776-1pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 339 page hardback. Price: $26.00 (US). ISBN: 978-0-553-80662-5.

Spectrum 16: The Best In Contemporary Fantastic Art edited by Cathy Fenner and Arnie Fenner
01/12/2009. pub: Underwood Books. 264 page illustrated indexed softcover. Price: $29.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59929-034-8)

Murky Depths # 10
01/12/2009. publisher: House of Murky Depths. 84 page comic size. Price: £6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-906584-10-8)

The Lord Of The Sands Of Time by Issui Ogawa
01/12/2009. pub: Haikasoru/VIZ Media. 196 page small enlarged paperback. Price: $13.99 (US), $16.00 (CAN), £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4215-2762-5.

On Spec: The Canadian Magazine Of The Fantastic vol 21 no. 2 # 77 Summer 2009
01/12/2009. magazine: Copper Pig Writers Society. Price: $ 6.95 (CAN). ISSN: 0843-476X. Distributed in Canada by CMPA and the UK by BAR.

Resistance by Owen Sheers
01/12/2009. pub: Faber and Faber. 281 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-571-23906-1.

Surrogates: music by Richard Marvin
01/12/2009. pub: Lakeshore/Costa Communications B002TCRPOQ. 12 tracks 38 minute CD. Price: £17.09 (UK), $18.98 (US).

Grande Junction by Maurice D. Dantec
01/12/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 579 page enlarged paperback. Price: $18.00 (US), $22.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49994-3.

Watchmen And Philosophy (A Rorschach Test) edited by Mark D. White
01/12/2009. pub: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 227 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: $17.95 (US), $21.99 (CAN), £11.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-470-39685-8.

Stalking The Dragon by Mike Resnick
01/12/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 290 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.98 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-745-4.

Star Trek Corps Of Engineers: Creative Couplings: An Anthology
01/12/2009. pub: Simon and Schuster. 533 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK), $16.00 (US) $18.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-4165-4898-0.

The Horror Stories of Robert E. Howard
01/12/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 506 page enlarged paperback. Price: $18.00 (US), $21.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49020-9.

Life, The Universe And Everything by Douglas Adams
01/12/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 199 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99(UK), $14.99 (CAN), $22.99 (AUS). ISBN: 978-0-330-50857-5.

Tuck (King Raven book 3) by Stephen R. Lawhead
01/12/2009. pub: Atom/Little Brown. 443 page hardback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-904233-74-9.

Mark Of The Demon by Diana Rowland
01/12/2009. pub: Bantam Dell. 370 page paperback. Price: $ 6.99 (US), $ 9.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-59235-1.

I Am Scrooge: A Zombie Story Of Christmas by Adam Roberts
01/12/2009. pub: Gollancz. 154 page illustrated small hardback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-09154-2.

Jupiter # 26: SF Magazine April 2009: Jupiter XXVI Isonoe
01/12/2009. pub: Ian Redman, 19 Bedford Road, Yeovil, Somerset BA21 5UG, UK. 56 A5 magazine. ISSN: 1740-2069. Price: £ 2.75 plus postage (UK). £4.99 PDF for 4 issues (requires 1.5mb in mailbox.

Gunnerkrigg Court: Volume 1: Orientation by Thomas Siddell
01/12/2009. pub: Titan Books. 295 page graphic novel small hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-175-5.

The Jewel-Hinged Jaw by Samuel R. Delany
01/12/2009. pub: Wesleyan University Press. 254 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: $27.95 (US), £23.95 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-8195-6883-0.

The Best Of Michael Moorcock
01/12/2009. pub: Tachyon. 403 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-892391-86-5.

Worlds Of Weber by David Weber
01/12/2009. pub: Baen. 960 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US), £ 5.08 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-43913-314-9.

Dawn Of Destiny by Lee Stephen
01/12/2009. pub: Stone Aside Publishing. 332 page enlarged paperback. Price: $13.49 (US). ISBN: 978-0-97885-080-7.

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Dave McKean
01/12/2009. pub: Bloomsbury. 309 page small enlarged illustrated paperback. Price: £ 7.99. ISBN: 978-0-7475-9862-6.

Black Static # 7 - Oct/Nov 2008
01/12/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.99 (UK). ISSN: 1753-0709.

Gray Apocalypse by James Murdoch
01/12/2009. pub: Demand Publications, Seattle. 350 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-9664430-9-7.

Gardens Of The Sun by Paul McAuley
01/12/2009. pub: Gollancz. 439 page enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-07937-3.

Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
01/12/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 373 page small hardback. Price: $17.95 (US), $19.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1985-2.

Batman: The Brave And The Bold: Mayhem Of The Music Meister! by Michael McCuistion, Lolita, Lolita Ritmanie and Kristopher Carter (UK title: I Am The Music Meister)
01/12/2009. pub: New Line Records/Warner Bros NLR39167. 8 track 18 minute CD. Price: $ 7.98 (US).

Vampires by Rosemary Ellen Guiley
01/12/2009. pub: Checkmark Books/Infobase Publishing. 125 page illustrated indexed medium-size softcover. Price: $10.95 (US), £ 5.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7910-9895-0.

The Batman Vault by Robert Greenberger and Matthew K. Manning
01/12/2009. pub: Running Press/Perseus Books. 192 page horizontal illustrated giant hardcover. Price: $49.95 (US), $63.00 (CAN), £29.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7624-3663-7.

Mirror Space by Marianne de Pierres
01/12/2009. pub: Orbit. 394 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-760-0.

The Stupidest Angel by Christopher Moore
01/12/2009. pub: Orbit. 343 page small hardback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-690-0. pub: Orbit. 243 enlarged paperback. Price: £6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-618-4)

An Evil Guest by Gene Wolfe
01/12/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 404 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-2133-6.

The Edge Of The Country by Trevor Denyer
01/12/2009. pub: Immediate Direction Publications. 110 page paperback. Price: £ 5.40 (UK), $10.15 (US).

Interzone # 224 - Sept-Oct 2009
01/12/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.75 (UK) $ 7.00(US). ISSN: 0264-3596.

Pax Britannia 1: Unnatural History by Jonathan Green
01/12/2009. pub: Abaddon Books. 304 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-905437-10-8.

Static Shock: Rebirth Of The Cool by Dwayne McDuffie, Robert L. Washington III and John Paul Leon
01/12/2009. pub: Titan Books. 192 page graphic novel. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-323-0.

Queenmagic, Kingmagic by Ian Watson
01/12/2009. pub: Immanion Press. 194 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK), $19.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-904853-66-4.

The Philosophy Of The X-Files edited by Dean A. Kowalski
01/12/2009. pub: University Press Of Kentucky. 293 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: $19.95 (US). ISBN: 978-0-8131-9227-7.

Suicide Kings edited by George R.R. Martin and Melinda M. Snodgrass
01/12/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 445 page hardback. Price: $25.99 (US), $32.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1783-4.

The Martian Chronicles: The Complete Edition by Ray Bradbury
01/12/2009. pub: Subterranean Press. 752 page illustrated numbered limited edition hardback. Price: $300.00 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59606-286-3.

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01/11/2009. Books we're reviewed in different formats. Use our internal search engine if you want to know what we thought on their first release.

Witches And Wiccans by Rosemary Ellen Guiley
01/11/2009. pub: Checkmark Books/Infobase Publishing. 119 page illustrated indexed medium-size softcover. Price: $10.95 (US), £ 5.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7910-9896-7.

Waging The War Of The Worlds by John Gosling
01/11/2009. pub: McFarland & Co Inc. 237 page illustrated indexed softcover. Price: $45.00 (US). ISBN: 978-0-7864-4105-1.

Flashforward by Robert Sawyer
01/11/2009. pub: Gollancz. 319 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-09101-6.

The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe by Douglas Adams
01/11/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 200 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99(UK), $14.99 (CAN), $22.99 (AUS). ISBN: 978-0-330-50859-9.

Twelve by Jasper Kent
01/11/2009. pub: Bantam Press/Transworld. 480 page hardback. Price: £ (UK). ISBN: 978-0-59306-064-3.

Dead Deep by Justin Somper
01/11/2009. pub: Simon & Schuster. 64 page paperback World Book Day Special Edition. Price: currently a few pence if you know where to look (UK). ISBN: 978-1-41693-241-3.

Orphan's Destiny by Robert Buettner
01/11/2009. pub: Orbit. 302 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), $ 6.99 (US), $ 8.50 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-316-01913-2.

Avilion by Robert Holdstock
01/11/2009. pub: Gollancz. 339 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08301-1.

Doctor Who Monthly Series: Paper Cuts by Marc Platt
01/11/2009. pub: Big Finish. 120 minutes 2 CDs. Price: CD: £ 14.99 (UK), download: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-413-9) cast: Colin Baker, India Fisher, Anthony Glennon, Sara Crowe, Paul Thornley, John Banks and Nicholas Briggs.

Doctor Who: The Companion Chronicles - The Stealers From Saiph by Nigel Robinson
01/11/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-381-1) cast: Mary Tamm.

Doctor Who: The Companion Chronicles - The Drowned World by Simon Guerrier
01/11/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-424-5) cast: Jean Marsh with Niall McGregor.

The Very Best Of Fantasy & Science Fiction edited by Gordon Van Gelder
01/11/2009. pub: Tachyon. 475 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-892391-91-9.

Lost Ate My Life: The Inside Story Of A Fandom Like No Other by Jon DocArzt and Amy Johnston
01/11/2009. pub: ECW Press. 202 page small softcover. Price: $19.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-55022-847-2.

Your Heart Belongs To Me by Dean Koontz
01/11/2009. pub: Bantam Books. 337 page hardback. Price: $27.00 (US), $32.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-80713-4.

Doctor Who Companion Chronicles: The Glorious Revolution by Jonathan Morris
01/11/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-425-2) cast: Frazer Hines and Andrew Fettes.

Robin Hood: The Siege by Simon Guerrier
01/11/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-392-7) read by Richard Armitage.

The Raw Shark Texts by Steven Hall
01/11/2009. pub: Cannongate Books Ltd. 428 page hardback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84195-902-3.

The Red Men by Matthew De Abaitua
01/11/2009. pub: Snowbooks. 377 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $14.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-905005-58-1.

Doctor Who (TV Milestone Series) by Jim Leach
01/11/2009. pub: Wayne State University Press. 112 page illustrated indexed small enlarged paperback. Price: £12.95 (UK), 14 euros. ISBN: 978-0-8143-3308-2.

Modesty Blaise: The Scarlet Maiden by Peter O'Donnell and Neville Colvin
01/11/2009. pub: Titan Books. 216 page hardback graphic novel. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-342-1.

Red Claw by Philip Palmer
01/11/2009. pub: Orbit. 286 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-624-5.

The Ultimate Illustrators: Boris Vallejo & Julie Bell
01/11/2009. pub: Collins & Brown/Anova. 142 page illustrated indexed hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84340-515-3.

Triangulation: Dark Glass edited by Pete Butler
01/11/2009. pub: Parsec INK. 126 page enlarged paperback. Price: $12.00 (US), Download PDF: $ 1.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-578-03103-3.

Death's Head: Day Of The Damned by David Gunn
01/11/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 342 page hardback. Price: $26.00 (US), $30.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50002-1 pub: Bantam Press. 396 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-593-05873-2.

The Carhullan Army by Sarah Hall
01/11/2009. pub: Faber and Faber. 205 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-571-23659-6.

Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone 4: The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street by Rod Serling, Mark Kneece and Rich Ellis
01/11/2009. pub: Bloomsbury. 72 page softcover graphic novel. Price: £ 7.99. ISBN: 978-0-7575-8791-0.

Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone 3: The After Hours by Rod Serling, Mark Kneece and Rebekah Isaacs
01/11/2009. pub: Bloomsbury. 72 page softcover graphic novel. Price: £ 7.99. ISBN: 978-0-7575-8789-7.

Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone 2: The Odyssey Of Flight 33 by Rod Serling, Mark Kneece and Robert Grabe
01/11/2009. pub: Bloomsbury. 72 page softcover graphic novel. Price: £ 7.99. ISBN: 978-0-7575-8788-0.

Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone 1: Walking Distance by Rod Serling, Mark Kneece and Dove McHargue
01/11/2009. pub: Bloomsbury. 72 page softcover graphic novel. Price: £ 7.99. ISBN: 978-0-7575-8787-3.

Troy: Fall Of Kings by David Gemmell and Stella Gemmell
01/11/2009. pub: Ballantine Books. 447 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $35.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-47703-3 pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 447 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (US). ISBN: 978-0-345-47704-0 pub: Corgi/Transworld. 672 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), $11.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-552-15113-9).

The Solaris Book Of New Science Fiction Volume Three edited by George Mann
01/11/2009. pub: Solaris Books. 416 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84416-599-5.

The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy (volume 1 in the trilogy of five) by Douglas Adams
01/11/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 180 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99(UK), $14.99 (CAN), $22.99 (AUS). ISBN: 978-0-330-50853-7.

Aliens Rule audio short stories edited by Allan Kaster
01/11/2009. pub: Audio Text Tapes. 3 CDs 224 mins. Price: regular price: $23.99 (US), CD sale: $19.99 (US). ISBN: 9-781-8-8461-287-9) read by: Tom Dheere and Vanessa Hart.

Mythophidia: A Collection Of Stories by Storm Constantine
01/11/2009. pub: Immanion Press. 345 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK) $21.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-904853-57-2.

The Masterworks Of Technology: The Story Of Creative Engineering, Architecture And Design by E.E. Lewis
01/11/2009. pub: Prometheus Books. 328 page illustrated and indexed hardback. Price: $29.98 (US) but I got mine for about £12.00 (UK) so shop around for the best bargain. ISBN: 1-59102-243-6.

Spaceship Away Part 19 Autumn 2009
01/11/2009. pub: Spaceship Away. Rod Barzilay, 8 Marley Close, Preston, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6DH, UK. 44 page A4 glossy stock magazines. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), 9.00 euro, £10.00 (overseas). On subscription or wanting to get back issues, buy 6 and the 7th is for free!!!.

Daredevil # 500 by writers Ed Brubaker, Andy Diggle, Ann Nocenti and artists Michael Lark, Stefano Gaudino, Klaus Janson, Chris Samnee and Paul Azaceta
01/11/2009. (pub: Marvel Comics. Price: $ 4.99 (US).

Strontium Dog: The Kreeler Conspiracy by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra
01/11/2009. pub: 2000AD/Rebellion. 196 page graphic novel. Price: £13.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-905437-78-8.

The Secret History Of Science Fiction edited by James Patrick Kelly and John Kessel
01/11/2009. pub: Tachyon. 381 page small enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-892391-93-3.

Spider Star by Mike Brotherton
01/11/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 448 page hardback. Price: $26.95 (US), $29.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1125-2.

Iron Man: Femme Fatales by Robert Greenberger
01/11/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 308 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US), $10.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50685-6.

X marks the conversions: October 2009
01/10/2009. We reviewed the earlier editions so you can seek them out from our SFC search engine if you need reminding what we said.

The Gypsy by Steven Brust and Megan Lindholm (aka Robin Hobb)
01/10/2009. pub: Forge/TOR. 272 page enlarged paperback. Price: $13.95 (US), $19.95 (CAN). ISBN: 0-765-31192-5).

The Mystery Of Grace by by Charles De Lint
01/10/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 269 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1756-8).

Nova War (Second Book of The Shoal Sequence) by Gary Gibson
01/10/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 407 page hardback. Price: £17.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-230-70680-4).

Battlestar Galactica Season 4 by Bear McCreary
01/10/2009. CD pub: La-La Land Records LLLCD 1100. 2 CDs 34 tracks 137 minutes. Price: $15.99 (US), £ 9.99 (UK).

Middlewitch by Heather Parker
01/10/2009. pub: Drollerie Press. 120 page e-book. Price: $ 3.79 (US). ASIN: B002J256BU).

Slanted Jack by Mark L. Van Name
01/10/2009. pub: Baen 304 page paperback., Price: $ 7.99 (US), £ 5.85 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-41659-162-7).

Vampirates - Demons Of The Ocean by Justin Somper
01/10/2009. pub: Simon & Schuster. 544 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-2-01201-193-9).

Armageddon's Children by Terry Brooks
01/10/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 371 page hardback. Price: $26.95 (US), $35.95 (CAN). ISBN: 0-345-48408-8pub: Orbit. 441 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-480-7.

Haze by L.E. Modesitt, Jr
01/10/2009. pub: TOR. 303 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $31.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-2302-6).

ABC Warriors: The Volgan War Volume 01 by Pat Mills and Clint Langley
01/10/2009. pub: 2000AD/Rebellion. 96 page hardback graphic novel. Price: £13.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-906735-02-9).

Doctor Who: The Company of Friends by Lance Parkin, Stephen Cole, Alan Barnes and Jonathon Morris
01/10/2009. pub: Big Finish. 120 minutes 2 CDs. Price: download: £12.99; CD: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-411-5)cast: Paul McGannBenny's Story: Lisa Bowerman, Richard Earl and Su DouglasFitz's Story: Matt di Angelo, Fenella Woolgar, Paul Thornley and Su DouglasIzzy's Story: Jemima Rooper, Steve Hansell, Teddy Kempner, Anthony Glennon, Robert Forknall, Katrina Cooke, Robert Forknall and Ian HallardMary's Story: Julie Cox, Anthony Glennon, Robert Forknall, Ian Hallard and Katrina Cooke.

Stargate Atlantis: Impressions by Scott Andrews
01/10/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: download: £8.99; CD: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-403-0) cast: Kavan Smith and Nicholas Briggs.

Cyberman Series 1-4: Scorpius, Fear, Conversion, Telos by Nicolas Briggs
01/10/2009. pub: Big Finish. Times for each volume: 66min; 69 min; 73 min and 74 min. Each volume: £10.99 (UK). ISBNs: 1-84435-117-3; 1-84435-118-1; 1-84435-119-X and 184435-120-3)cast: Sarah Mowat, Mark McDonnell, Hannah Smith, Toby Longworth, Barnaby Edwards, Ian Brooker, Samantha Sanns, Lizzie Hopley and Nicholas Briggs.

The Return (The First Voyagers book 4) by Ben Bova
01/10/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 464 page small hardback. Price: $25.99 (US), $32.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-0925-9).

Doctor Who: Patient Zero by Nicholas Briggs
01/10/2009. pub: Big Finish. 120 minute 2 CDs. Price: download: £12.99 (UK). CD: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-412-2)cast: Colin Baker, India Fisher, Michael Maloney, Jess Robinson and Nicholas Briggs.

Doctor Who: The Eight Truths by Eddie Robson
01/10/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: download: £ 8.99; CD: £ 10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-399-6)cast: Paul McGann, Sheridan Smith, Stephen Moore, Sophie Winkleman, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Katarina Olsson, Kerry Godliman, Richard Earl, Anthony Spargo, Beth Chalmers and Barnaby Edwards.

Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack by Nicholas Hooper
01/10/2009. CD: pub: New Line Records NLR36152. 28 tracks 60 minutes. Price: £ 8.98 (UK).

Dune: The Winds of Dune audio book by Brian Herbert & Kevin J Anderson
01/10/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 17.5 hours 18 CDs. Price: $59.99 (UK)ISBN: 978-1-4272-0763-0) - read by Scott Brick.

The Dwarves by Markus Heitz
01/10/2009. pub: Orbit. 736 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-572-9).

Wireless by Charles Stross
01/10/2009. pub: Orbit. 352 page small hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-771-6).

The Mammoth Book Of Best New SF 22 edited by Gardner Dozois
01/10/2009. pub: Constable Robinson. 725 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84529-930-9).

The Stress Of Her Regard by Tim Powers
01/10/2009. pub: Tachyon. 427 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-892391-79-7).

The Colour Of Magic & The Light Fantastic 25th Anniversary Edition by Terry Pratchett illustrated by Stephen Player
01/10/2009. pub: Gollancz. 424 page illustrated hardback. Price: £20.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-05809-1).

Science Fiction: The Academy Awakening edited by Willis E. McNelly
01/10/2009. pub: The College English Association Inc, 1974. 59 page booklet. Price: depends on where you look).

A Dangerous Climate (a novel of The Count Saint-Germain) by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro
01/10/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 382 page hardback. Price: $27.95 (US), $30.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1981-4).

Joined-Up Thinking by Stevyn Colgan
01/10/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 250 page small enlarged indexed paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-330-46415-4).

By Heresies Distressed by David Weber
01/10/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 493 page hardback. Price: $27.99 (US), $35.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1503-8).

The Dame audio book by R.A. Salvatore
01/10/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 5 CDs 12 hours. Price: $49.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-4272-0683-1) read by Erik Singer.

Special Effects - Wire, Tape And Rubber Band Style by L.B. Abbott, ASC
01/10/2009. pub: The ASC Press (aka American Society Of Cinematographics). 245 page illustrated indexed large hardback. Price: see below. ISBN: 0-935578-06-4).

The World Of Science Fiction, 1926-1976 by Lester Del Rey
01/10/2009. pub: Garland Publishing, 1980. 416 page hardback. Price: varies a lot, you'll have to search around on the second hand book websites like www.abebooks.com and www.albris.com for the best deal. ISBN: 0-8240-1446-4.

X marks the conversions (sept 2009)
01/09/2009. If you missed them before, these books the first time around, then look for them in different formats and continents. The reviews are still there through the SFC search engine.

Greek Street # 1 by Peter Milligan and Davide Giafelice
01/09/2009. pub: Vertigo/DC. 40 page come. Price: $ 1.00 (US).

The Boys Volume Two: Get Some by Garth Ennis and Darick Roberts
01/09/2009. pub: Titan/Dynamite Entertainment. 192 page graphic novel. Price: £11.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84576-924-6.

The Year's Top 10 Tales of Science Fiction audio book edited by Allan Kaster
01/09/2009. pub: Audio Text/Infinivox. 554 minutes 8 CDs. Regular Price: $32.99 (US), CD Sale $29.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1884612-85-5). read by: Vanessa Hart, Sue Bilich and Tom Dheere.

Cosmos Incorporated by Maurice G. Dantec
01/09/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 448 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (US), $17.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49993-6.

Passing For Human edited by Michael Lawson and Steven Utley
01/09/2009. pub: PS Publishing. 270 pages hardback. Price: £20.00 (UK), $32.00 (US). ISBN: 978-190583-422-8.

The Companion (The Regency book 1) by Susan Squires
01/09/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 368 page paperback. Price: £6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-330-46088-0.

Low Moon by Jason
01/09/2009. pub: Fantagraphics. 214 page graphic novel hardback. Price: $24.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-606-99155-8.

Tales Designed To Thrizzle Volume One by Michael Kupperman
01/09/2009. pub: Fantagraphics. 160 page hardback. Price: $24.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-60699-164-0.

Prince Valiant Vol. 1: 1937-1938 by Hal Foster
01/09/2009. pub: Fantagraphics. 120 page hardback. Price: $29.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-60699-141-1.

Oceanic by Greg Egan
01/09/2009. pub: Gollancz. 375 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08652-4.

The Metatemporal Detective by Michael Moorcock
01/09/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 326 page hardback. Price: $25.00 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-596-2.

The Del Rey Book Of Science Fiction And Fantasy edited by Ellen Datlow
01/09/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine. 400 page enlarged paperback. Price: $16.00 (US), $19.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49632-4.

District 9 original music by Clinton Shorter
01/09/2009. pub: Sony Pictures Entertainment B002LH425Y. 11 track 30 minute CD. Price: $ 9.99 (US).

One Jump Ahead by Mark L. Van Name
01/09/2009. pub: Baen. 416 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US), £ 5.85 (UK). ISBN: 978-141655-557-5.

24 Bones by Michael F. Stewart
01/09/2009. pub: Drollerie Press. 234 pages ebook. Price: $ 5.91 (US). ASIN: B002B9MGLY.

Batman: Whatever Happened To The Caped Crusader: The Deluxe Edition by Neil Gaiman and Andy Kubert
01/09/2009. pub: Titan Books. 128 page graphic novel hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-290-5.

Bloodmind by Liz Williams
01/09/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 293 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4050-5549-9. 386 page paperback. Price: £6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-330-44206-0.

Superman: Whatever Happened To The Man Of Tomorrow: The Deluxe Edition by Alan Moore and Curt Swan
01/09/2009. pub: Titan Books. 128 page graphic novel hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-291-2.

Cern Zoo: Nemonymous Nine
01/09/2009. pub: Megazanthus Press. 264 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £10.00 (UK), $14.85 (US) ISSN: 1474-2020.

Highlander: The Lesson by Trevor Baxendale
01/09/2009. pub: Big Finish. 1 CD 60 minutes. Price: CD: £ 9.99 (UK), Download: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-358-3. cast: Adrian Paul and Trevor Cooper.

Aliens And Linguists: Language Study And Science Fiction by Walter E. Meyers
01/09/2009. pub: University Of Georgia Press. 257 page indexed hardback. Price: about £23.00 (UK) although I got it for a lot less. ISBN: 978-0-82030-487-8.

The Houses Of Time by Jamil Nasir
01/09/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 302 page small hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-0610-4.

The Grin Of The Dark by Ramsey Campbell
01/09/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 381 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1939-5.

The Gone-Away World by Nick Harkaway
01/09/2009. pub: Alfred A. Knopf. 468 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-307-26886-0.

Conjugal Rites by Paul Magrs
01/09/2009. pub: Headline. 332 page hardback. Price: £19.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7553-4641-7.

Living With The Dead by Kelley Armstrong
01/09/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 372 page hardback. Price: $20.00 (US). ISBN: 978-0-553-80664-9. pub: Bantam Spectra. 540 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-553-58854-5. pub: Orbit. 372 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-732-7. pub: Orbit. 440 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-396-1.

Star Trek Deep Space Nine: These Haunted Seas by David R. George III and Heather Jarman
01/09/2009. pub: Pocket Books/Simon and Schuster. 708 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 12.99 (UK); $18.00 (US); $21.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-4165-5639-8.

Six Silly Stories by Geoffrey Maloney
01/09/2009. pub: Elastic Press. 71 page small hardback. Price: £ 3.00 (UK).

Angel of Scutari - Doctor Who monthly series by Paul Sutton
01/09/2009. pub: Big Finish. 2 CD2 120 minutes. Price: Download: £12.99 (UK), CD: £14.99. ISBN: 978-1-84435-410-8. cast: Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Philip Olivier, Hugh Bonneville, Jeany Spark, John Paul Connolly, Alex Lowe, Sean Brosnan and John Albasiny.

Iris Wildthyme -The Panda Invasion by Mark Magrs
01/09/2009. pub: Big Finish. 1 CD 60 minutes. Price: CD £10.99 (UK), Download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-369-9. cast: Katy Manning, David Benson, Toby Longworth and Sean Carlsen.

The Wheel Of Time # 00 by Robert Jordan, Chuck Dixon and Chase Conley
01/09/2009. pub: Dabel Brothers. 32 page comic. Price: $ 3.99 (US).

Retribution Falls by Chris Wooding
01/09/2009. pub: Gollancz. 415 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08515-2.

Star Wars: The Essential Atlas by Daniel Wallace & Jason Fry
01/09/2009. pub: Titan Books. 243 page softcover. Price: £19.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-276-9.

Murky Depths 9
01/09/2009. publisher: House of Murky Depths. 84 page comic size. Price: £6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-906584-10-8.

The Children Of Men by P.D. James
01/09/2009. pub: Faber and Faber. 288 page paperback. Price: can be bought for pence on the Net (UK). ISBN: 978-0-73662-463-3.

Star Wars by Will Brooker
01/09/2009. pub: BFI/Palgrave Macmillan. 96 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84457-277-9.

Fragment by Warren Fahy
01/09/2009. pub: HarperCollins. 487 small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-00-729954-6. pub: Delacorte Press/Random House. 356 page enlarged illustrated hardback. Price: $25.00 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-80753-0.

Warrior Wisewomen 2 edited by Roby James
01/09/2009. pub: Norilana Books. 271 page enlarged paperback. Price: $11.95 (US), £ 8.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-6072-028-0.

Batman: Mad Love And Other Stories by Paul Dini and Bruce Timm
01/09/2009. pub: Titan Books. 208 page hardback graphic novel. Price: £16.99 (UK), $19.99 (US), $22.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-245-5.

Pioneers Of Wonder: Conversations With The Founders Of Science Fiction by Eric Leif Davin
01/09/2009. pub: Prometheus Books. 405 page indexed hardback. Price: £27.50 (UK) although I got it for a lot less. ISBN: 1-57392-702-3.

Jupiter # 24: SF Magazine July 2009: Jupiter XXV Erinome
01/09/2009. pub: Ian Redman, 19 Bedford Road, Yeovil, Somerset BA21 5UG, UK. 56 A5 magazine. ISSN: 1740-2069. Price: £ 2.75 plus postage (UK). £4.99 PDF for 4 issues (requires 1.5mb in mailbox).

Star Wars: Allegiance by Timothy Zahn
01/09/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 324 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $32.00 (CAN). ISBN: 0-345-47738-5.

Dark Blood by John Meaney
01/09/2009. pub: Gollancz. 344 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-07961-8. 344 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08415-5.

Bone Song by John Meaney
01/09/2009. pub: Gollancz. 346 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0575-07954-0. 346 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 799 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0575-08175-8. pub: Bantam Spectra. 370 page hardback. Price: $24.00 (US), $30.00 (CAN) ISBN: 978-0-553-38514-4.

The Thorn Boy And Other Dreams Of Dark Desire by Storm Constantine
01/09/2009. pub: Stark House Press, Eureka, USA. 321 page enlarged paperback. Price: $19.95 (US). ISBN: 978-096678-484-8.

Enclave by Kit Reed
01/09/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 366 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-2161-9.

Strontium Dog: Traitor To His Kind by John Wagner & Carlos Ezquerra
01/09/2009. pub: 2000AD/Rebellion. 192 page graphic novel. Price: £13.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-906735-03-6.

Interzone # 223 - July-Aug 2009
01/09/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.75 (UK) $ 7.00(US). ISSN: 0264-3596.

Hippo Eats Dwarf by Alex Boese
01/09/2009. pub: Boxtree/PanMacmillan. 278 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7522-2706-1.

x marks the spot for Conversions August 2009
01/08/2009. Hardbacks become paperbacks or enlarged paperbacks - seek out the reviews and what we said using the SFCrowsnest Internal Search Engine.

Dr Who Companion Chronicles: Mahogany Murders by Andy Lane
01/08/2009. pub: Big Finish. Price: 60 minute 1 CD Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), Download: £ 7.99. ISBN: 978-1-84435-380-4. cast: Christopher Benjamin and Trevor Baxter.

Dr Who Monthly Series: Enemy Of The Daleks by David Bishop
01/08/2009. pub: Big Finish. 120 minute with extras 2 CDs Price: CD: £14.99 (UK) Download: £12.99 ISBN: 978-1-84435-409-2. cast: Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Philip Olivier, Kate Ashfield, Bindya Solanki, Eiji Kusuhara, Jeremy James and Nicholas Briggs.

Star Trek Corps Of Engineers: Grand Designs: An Anthology
01/08/2009. pub: Simon and Schuster. 634 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK), $16.00 (US) $19.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-4165-4489-0.

Halo: Contact Harvest by Joseph Staten
01/08/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 396 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-330-44512-2.

Cone Zero: Nemonymous
01/08/2009. pub: Megazanthus Press. 268 page enlarged paperback. ISSN: 1474-2020. Price: £10.00 (UK).

Dream Of The Dragon Pool: A Daoist Quest by Albert A. Dalia
01/08/2009. pub: Pleasure Boat Studio. 334 page enlarged paperback. Price: $18.00 (US). ISBN: 978-929355-34-1.

The Power And The Glory: Inside The Dark Heart Of John Paul II's Vatican by David Yallop
01/08/2009. pub: Constable Robinson. 740 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84529-673-5.

Pirate Sun (book 3 of Virga) by Karl Schroeder
01/08/2009. pub: TOR/SciFi Channel. 318 page small hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1545-8.

The Unincorporated Man by Dani Kollin & Eytan Kollin
01/08/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 479 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1899-2.

The Tel Aviv Dossier by Lavie Tidharand Nir Yaniv
01/08/2009. pub: ChiZine Publications. 216 page enlarged paperback. Price: $17.95 (US), $20.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-9809410-5-0.

The Clouded World (The Clouded World books 3 and 4) by Jay Amory
01/08/2009. pub: Gollancz. 650 page enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08372-1.

Albedo One # 36
01/08/2009. pub: Albedo One, 2 Post Road, Lusk, County Dublin, Ireland. 64 page A4 magazine. ISSN: 0791-8534. Price: 5.95 euros.

The Magician's Apprentice by Trudi Canavan
01/08/2009. pub: Orbit. 591 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-597-2.

The Mystic Arts Of Erasing All Signs Of Death by Charlie Huston
01/08/2009. pub: Ballantine Books. 319 page enlarged paperback. Price: $25.00 (US), $28.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50111-0.

By Heresies Distressed Audio Book by David Weber
01/08/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 25 hour5 CDs. Price: $69.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-42720-679-4. Read by Jason Culp.

Twisted Metal (The Robot Wars book 1) by Tony Ballantyne
01/08/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 402 page enlarged paperback. Price: £16.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-230-73860-7.

H. P. Lovecraft: Against the World, Against Life by Michel Houellebecq
01/08/2009. pub: Gollancz. 256 page paperback. Price £8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-57508-401-8.

The Art Of Iron Man by John Rhett Thomas
01/08/2009. pub: Marvel. 208 page horizontal hardback. Price: $49.99 (US), $52.50 (CAN) if you can find it. I actually pulled my copy from A1 for £30 (UK) but that might not be possible now. ISBN: 978-0-7851-3330-8.

Babylon Babies by Maurice G. Dantec
01/08/2009. pub: Semiotext(e) Native Agents/MIT Press. 526 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.95 (UK). ISBN: 1-58435-023-7.

Zima Blue And Other Stories by Alastair Reynolds
01/08/2009. pub: Gollancz. 403 page hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08405-6.

Stand By For Action! The Music Of Barry Gray
01/08/2009. pub: Silva Screen Records SILCD1279. 40 tracks minutes. Price: about £ 9.99 (UK).

Alter Ego # 58 May 2006
01/08/2009. pub: TwoMorrows. 98 page A4 illustrated magazine. Price: $ 6.95 (US) or less.

Spaceship Away Part 18 Summer 2009
01/08/2009. pub: Spaceship Away. Rod Barzilay, 8 Marley Close, Preston, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6DH, UK. 44 page A4 glossy stock magazines. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), 9.00 euro, £10.00 (overseas). On subscription or wanting to get back issues, buy 6 and the 7th is for free!

Aliens 1/12 Scale Power Loader
01/08/2009. manufacturer: Aoshiba. Price: varies. When it first came out, about £125.00 (UK). Currently dropped in price and I managed to get one for an incredible bargain price of £29.95 (UK). Shop around, you might still be lucky.

The book conversions July 2009
01/07/2009. Hardbacks to enlarged or standard paperbacks. Use the SFC search engine to see what we thought of them.

Ice Song by Kirsten Imanikasai
01/07/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 372 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (US), $17.50 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50881-2.

GUD issue 4 spring 2009
01/07/2009. pub: Gud Magazine. 2 issues/$18 (US) per year, $ 3.50 (US) electronic PDF copy.

Caprica by Bear McCreary and The Hollywood Symphony Orchestra
01/07/2009. CD pub: La-La Land Records LLLCD 1098. 18 tracks 54:04 minutes. Price: $15.99(US), £ 9.99 (UK).

The Ruby Dice (The Skolian Empire series book 13) by Catherine Asaro
01/07/2009. pub: Baen Books. 400 page hardback. Price: £14.44 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-41655-514-8 reprint edition. 592 page paperback, Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-141659-158-0.

How Not To Write A Novel by Sandra Newman and Howard Mittelmark
01/07/2009. pub: Penguin. 262 page indexed small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-141-03854-4.

Strange & Stranger: The World of Steve Ditko (Hardcover) by Steve Ditko and Blake Bell
01/07/2009. pub: Fantagraphics. 220 page hardback. Price: about £18.00 (UK) if you know where to look. ISBN: 978-1-56097-921-0.

The Lightstone (The Lightstone book 1) by David Zindell
01/07/2009. pub: TOR. 414 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $34.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-76531-129-0.

Shadows In The Starlight (A Changeling Detective novel) by Elaine Cunningham
01/07/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 286 page small hardback. Price: $23.95 (US), $31.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-076530-971-6.

All The Windwracked Stars by Elizabeth Bear
01/07/2009. pub: TOR/Sci Fi Channel. 368 page small hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1882-4.

The Gift Of Joy by Ian Whates
01/07/2009. pub: New Con Press. 252 page small limited edition hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-907069-00-0.

The Perils of Quad by Carl Joglar
01/07/2009. pub: iUniverse.com. 272 page enlarged paperback. Price: $17.95 (US), £12.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-144012-275-0.

Diamond Star (The Skolian Empire series book 14) by Catherine Asaro
01/07/2009. pub: Baen Books. 512 page hardback. Price: $15.64 (US), £13.59 (UK). ISBN: 978-1416591603.

Robin Hood: Friendly Fire by Trevor Baxendale
01/07/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute 1 CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99; Download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-389-7) read by David Harewood

Robin Hood: Tiger's Tail by Jonathan Clements
01/07/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute 1 CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99; Download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-388-0) read by Jonas Armstrong.

Dr Who: The Companion Chronicles: Magician's Oath by Scott Handcock
01/07/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute 1 CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99; Download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-379-8) read by Richard Franklin and Michael Chance.

Dr Who: The Companion Chronicles: Transit of Venus by Jacqueline Rayner
01/07/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute 1 CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99; Download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-356-9) cast: William Russell and Ian Hallard.

The Dark Volume: Glass Books Volume Two by Gordon Dahlquist
01/07/2009. pub: Bantam Dell. 508 page hardback. Price: $26.00 (US), $30.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-385-34036-6.

Blood Lust 4: Aftermath by Rhys A. Wilcox
01/07/2009. pub: RAW! 209 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.95 (UK). ID: 3755149.

Swarmthief's Dance (The Swarmthief Trilogy book 1) by Deborah J. Miller
01/07/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 314 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 1-4050-5074-8 pub: TOR-UK. 500 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 1-330-43636-8.

Ink (The Book Of All Hours) by Hal Duncan
01/07/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 615 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.95 (US), ISBN: 1-4050-8853-4 530 page enlarged paperback. $15.95 (US), $19.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-48733-9 pub: Pan MacMillan. 615 page hardback. £17.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4050-5209-2.

The Sons Of Heaven (A Company Novel) by Kage Baker
01/07/2009. pub: TOR/SciFi Channel. 431 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US) $26.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1746-9.

Another Time, Another Place - Quantum Leap by Richie F. Levine & Judith A. Moose
01/07/2009. pub: BearManor Media. 246 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: $29.95 (US), £15.00 (UK) but you really have to look around for it to get a decent price. ISBN: 159393-119-0.

Cinema Anime edited by Steven T. Brown
01/07/2009. pub: Palgrave Macmillan. 248 page illustrated indexed enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-230-60621-0.

With The Light: Vol 2: Raising An Autistic Child by Keiko Tobe
01/07/2009. pub: Yen Press/Orbit Books. 527 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK), $14.99, $17.25 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7595-2359-3.

On Spec: The Canadian Magazine Of The Fantastic vol 21 no. 1 # 76 Spring 2009
01/07/2009. pub: Copper Pig Writers Society. 114 small magazine. Price: $ 6.95 (CAN). ISSN: 0843-476X.

Flames Of Herakleitos by Bob Lock
01/07/2009. pub: Screaming Dreams. 350 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-9555184-1-5.

The Wingless Boy (The Clouded World books 1 and 2) by Jay Amory
01/07/2009. pub: Gollancz. 601 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08371-4.

Wordsmithery: The Writer's Craft And Practice edited by Jayne Steel
01/07/2009. pub: Palgrave Macmillan. 183 page indexed small enlarged paperback. Price: £16.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4039-9828-6.

Starship Fall by Eric Brown
01/07/2009. pub: New Con Press. 103 page small limited edition hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-907069-02-4.

The Hienama: A Story Of The Sulh by Storm Constantine
01/07/2009. pub: Immanion Press. 179 page hardback. Price: £16.99 (UK), $30.99 (US), Є24.99 (euro). ISBN: 978-1904853275.

The Margarets by Sheri S. Tepper
01/07/2009. pub: Gollancz. 505 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08046-1 508 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08348-6.

Star Wars: Dark Lord - The Rise Of Darth Vader by James Luceno
01/07/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 322 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $35.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0345477323.

How To Write Fiction (And Think About It) by Robert Graham
01/07/2009. pub: Palgrave Macmillan. 254 page indexed small enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4039-9315-1.

Interzone # 222 -
01/07/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.75 (UK) $ 7.00(US). ISSN: 0264-3596.

Starcombing by David Langford
01/07/2009. pub: Cosmos Books/Wildside Press. 233 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-0-8095-7348-6).

Victory Of Eagles (Temeraire book 5) by Naomi Novik
01/07/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 273 hardback. Price: $25.00 (US), $28.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49688-1.

Speaker For the Dead audio book by Orson Scott Card
01/07/2009. Macmillan Audio. 14 hours 12 CDs. Price: $49.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59397-476-3) read by David Birney and Stefan Rudnicki.

Conversions June 2009
01/06/2009. We've seen them in hardback and sizes, now the books below at different prices, different countries and different sizes. Check the internal SFC search engine for what we thought about the stories.

Starfall by Stephen Baxter
01/06/2009. pub: PS Publishing. 95 page hardcover Price: $18.00 (US) £12.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-90630-160-6.

Overthrowing Heaven by Mark L. Van Name
01/06/2009. pub: Baen, 416 page hardcover. Price: $16.50 (US), £17.09 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4391-3267-8.

Flinx Transcendent (A Pip And Flinx Adventure - book # 14) by Alan Dean Foster
01/06/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 398 page hardback. Price: $26.00 (US), $30.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49607-2.

On Spec: The Canadian Magazine Of The Fantastic vol 20 no. 3 # 75 Winter 2008/09
01/06/2009. magazine: Copper Pig Writers Society. Price: $ 6.95 (CAN). ISSN: 0843-476X. Distributed in Canada by CMPA and the UK by BAR.

Doctor Who: Hothouse by Jonathan Morris
01/06/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD with extras. Price: CD: £10.99; Download: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-394-1). cast: Paul McGann, Sheridan Smith, Nigel Planer, Lysette Anthony, Adna Sablyich, Stuart Crossman and Barnaby Edwards.

Robin Hood: The Witch Finders by Rebecca Levene
01/06/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute story CD with extras. Price: CD: £ 8.99; Download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-387-3). read by Richard Armitage.

Doctor Who: The Magic Mousetrap by Matthew Sweet
01/06/2009. pub: Big Finish. 120 minute 2 CDs with extras. Price: CD: £14.99; Download: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-408-5. cast: Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred, Philip Olivier, Paul Anthony-Barber, Joan Walker, Nadim Sawalha, Nadine Lewington, Andrew Fettes and Andrew Dickens.

Eternal Light by Paul McAuley
01/06/2009. pub: Gollancz. 419 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08640-1.

Back Issue! # 29 August 2008
01/06/2009. pub: TwoMorrows. 98 page A4 magazine. Price: $ 9.95 (US).

On Spec: The Canadian Magazine Of The Fantastic vol 20 no. 3 # 74 Fall 2008
01/06/2009. magazine: Copper Pig Writers Society. Price: $ 6.95 (CAN). ISSN: 0843-476X. Distributed in Canada by CMPA and the UK by BAR.

Farscape Classics Volume Three by Guy Gross
01/06/2009. pub: La-La Land Records. LLLCD 1067. 30 tracks 71 minute limited edition CD. Price: $19.98 (US).

Century 21 Volume 2: Invasion In The 21st Century
01/06/2009. pub: Reynolds & Hearn. 160 page softcover. £ 9.96 (UK) if you know where to look. ISBN: 978-1-905287-94-9.

The Writer's Handbook 2010: 23nd edition by Barry Turner
01/06/2009. pub: Palgrave Macmillan. 774 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK), $29.95 (US). ISBN: 978-0-0230-57324-6.

Murky Depths # 8
01/06/2009. pub: House of Murky Depths. 84 page comic size. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-906584-10-8.

The Magic Thief: Lost by Sarah Prineas
01/06/2009. pub: Quercus Publishing Plc. 391 page hardback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84724-854-1.

The Bionic Book by Herbie J Pilato
01/06/2009. pub: BearManor Media. 374 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: $29.95 (US) but you really have to look around for it to get a decent price. ISBN: 1-59393-083-6.

Halo: The Cole Protocol audio book by Tobias Buckell
01/06/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 9 CDs 10.5 hours. Price: $39.95 (US)ISBN: 978-1-4272-0528-5. read by Jonathan Davis.

Modesty Blaise: The Lady Killers by Peter O'Donnell and Neville Colvin
01/06/2009. pub: Titan Books. 104 page graphic novel. Price: £11.99 (UK), $19.95 (US), $22.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-106-9.

Dan Dare: The Phantom Fleet by Frank Hampson and Don Harley
01/06/2009. pub: Titan Books. 96 page graphic novel. Price: £16.99 (UK), $22.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-127-4.

The Doomsday Machine by Catherine Webb
01/06/2009. pub: Atom/Little Brown. 309 page hardback. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-905654-00-0. 309 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-905654-02-4.

The Watchers Out Of Time by H.P. Lovecraft and August Derleth
01/06/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine. 289 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.00 (US), $16.50 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-48569-6.

Jerry Cornell's Comic Capers by Michael Moorcock
01/06/2009. pub: Immanion Press. 329 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK), $20.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-9048-5318-3.

Century 21 Volume 1: Adventures In The 21st Century
01/06/2009. pub: Reynolds & Hearn. 160 page softcover. £ 9.96 (UK) if you know where to look. ISBN: 978-1-905287-93-2.

Consorts Of Heaven by Jaine Fenn
01/06/2009. pub: Gollancz. 333 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08323-3.

Patrimony (A Pip And Flinx Adventure book # 13) by Alan Dean Foster
01/06/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 228 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $29.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-48507-6.

The Matrix by Joshua Clover
01/06/2009. pub: BFI Publishing/Palgrave MacMillan. 95 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99(UK). ISBN: 978-1-84457-045-4.

Dune: The Butlerian Jihad by Brian Herber & Kevin J Anderson
01/06/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 20 CDs 22 hours. Price: $60.00 (US). ISBN: ISBN: 978-1-55927-755-6 read by Scott Brick.

Beyond The Blue Event Horizon (The Heechee Saga book 2) by Frederick Pohl
01/06/2009. pub: Orb/TOR/Forge. 315 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-2177-0.

Blade Runner by Scott Bukatman
01/06/2009. pub: BFI Publishing/MacMillan. 96 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-8517062-3-8.

The Burning Skies by David J. Williams
01/06/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 398 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.00 (US), $16.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-38542-7.

Fantasy Workshop: Mastering Painting Techniques
01/06/2009. pub: Collins &Brown/Anova. 108 page horizontal illustrated softcover. Price: £17.99 (UK), $24.95 (US), $26.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84340-472-9.

Snake Agent (Detective Chen novel # 1) by Liz Williams
01/06/2009. pub: Night Shade Books. 375 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US), $10.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-59780-107-2.

Starship: Rebel (The Starship Series book 4) by Mike Resnick
01/06/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 287 page hardback. Price: $25.98 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-495-2.

Pax Britannia 2: El Sombra by Al Ewing
01/06/2009. pub: Abaddon Books. 290 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-1-905437-34-X.

Last And First Men by Olaf Stapledon
01/06/2009. pub: Gollancz. 297 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08256-4.

Novels - conversions May 2009
01/05/2009. Actually most of these books below are re-issues of sone great books we've reveiewed before so use our search enging to see what we said.

To Hell And Back (A Dante Valentine Novel) by Lilith SaintCrow
01/05/2009. pub: Orbit. 389 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-669-6.

This Is Not A Game by Walter Jon Williams
01/05/2009. pub: Orbit. 369 page enlarged paperback. Price: £11.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-657-3.

StereoOpticon: Fairy Tales In Split Vision edited by Cindy Lynn Speer
01/05/2009. pub: Drollerie Press 276 page e-book. Price: $12.95 (US).

Trouble Magnet (A Pip And Flinx Adventure - book # 12) by Alan Dean Foster
01/05/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 272 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $32.95 (CAN). ISBN: 0-345-48504-1.

Invincible (Star Wars Legacy Of The Force book 9) by Troy Denning
01/05/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books/Lucas Books. 299 page hardback. Price: $27.00 (US), $32.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-47746-0.

Sacrifice (Star Wars Legacy Of The Force book 8) by Karen Traviss
01/05/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books/Lucas Books. 367 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $34.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-47740-8.

Fury (Star Wars: Legacy of the Force series book 7) by Aaron Allston
01/05/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine/Lucas Books. 356 page paperback. $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-345-47756-9.

Inferno (Star Wars: Legacy of the Force series book 6) by Troy Denning
01/05/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine/Lucas Books. 299 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-345-47755-2.

Farscape Classics Volume Two by Guy Gross
01/05/2009. pub: La-La Land Records. LLLCD 1046. 26 tracks 74 minute limited edition CD. Price: $19.98 (US).

Sci-Fi Art: A Graphic History by Steve Holland
01/05/2009. pub: Ilex. 192 page illustrated and indexed softcover. Price: £17.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-905814-39-8.

The Domino Men by Jonathan Barnes
01/05/2009. pub: Gollancz. 277 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08230-4. pub: Gollancz. 281 page small enlarged paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08231-1.

Doctor Who Companion Chronicles: Resistance by Steve Lyons
01/05/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-378-1). Cast: Anneke Wills and John Sackville.

Doctor Who: Beast of Orlok by Barnaby Edwards
01/05/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: CD: £10.99 (UK), download: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-395-8). Cast: Paul McGann, Sheridan Smith, Miriam Margolyes, Samuel Barnett, Peter Guinness, Nick Wilton, Trevor Cooper, Alison Thea-Skot and Nicholas Briggs.

Back Issue! # 8 February 2005
01/05/2009. pub: TwoMorrows. 98 page illustrated A4 magazine. Price: $ 9.95 (US).

The Twig Trilogy: The Edge Chronicles by Paul Stewart and Chris Riddell
01/05/2009. pub: Doubleday/Random House. 368 page illustrated small hardback. Price: £12.99 (UK), $32.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-385-61345-3.

Primeval: Extinction Event by Dan Abnett
01/05/2009. pub: Titan Books. 283 small hardback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $12.95 (US), $14.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84576-693-1.

Thicker Than Water (A Felix Castor Novel) by Mike Carey
01/05/2009. pub: Orbit. 480 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $10.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84149-656-6.

Transhuman by Mark L. Van Name & T. K. F. Weisskopf
01/05/2009. pub: Baen. 304 page hardback. Price: £14.03 (UK), $19.36 (US). ISBN: 978-1-4165-5523-0.

Val / Orson by Marly Youmans
01/05/2009. pub: PS Publishing. 129 page hardback. Price: £10.00 (UK), $15.00 (US). ISBN: 978-1-90630-151-4.

Sorrow (A Witch Ember tale) by John Lawson
01/05/2009. pub: Drollerie Press. 242 page e-book. Price: $ 6.95 (US). ASIN: B0024NP3LW.

Longeye by Steve Miller and Sharon Lee
01/05/2009. pub: Baen. 304 page hardcover. Price: £14.39 (UK), $16.32 (US). ISBN 1416591532.

Duainfey by Steve Miller and Sharon Lee
01/05/2009. pub: Baen. 496 pages paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN 1416591672.

Monsters Within: The Unofficial And Unauthorised Guide To Doctor Who 2008 by Stephen James Walker
01/05/2009. pub: Telos. 303 page small hardback. Price: £12.99 (UK), $22.95 (US), $29.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84583-028-1.

The Folklore Of Discworld by Terry Pratchett and Jacqueline Simpson
01/05/2009. pub: Doubleday/Transworld. 386 page indexed hardback. Price: £17.99 (UK), $36.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-385-61100-8.

Terry Pratchett's The Colour Of Magic Illustrated Screenplay by Vadium Jean and Terry Pratchett
01/05/2009. pub: Gollancz. 256 page illustrated hardback. Price: £20.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08045-4.

Midnight Street #12
01/05/2009. pub: Immediate Direction Publications. 56 page A4 magazine. Price: £ 3.80 (UK), $11.00 (US), E6.80 (Europe), £5.50 (RoW), three times per year.

The Lost Ones by Christopher Golden
01/05/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 427 page enlarged paperback. Price: $12.00 (US), $15.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-38328-7. Bantam Spectra. 427 page paperback. Price: $ 6.99 (US), $ 7.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-58780-7.

Kubrick's Cinema Odyssey by Michel Chion translated by Claudia Gorbman
01/05/2009. pub: BFI Publishing/MacMillan. 194 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: £16.99 (UK). ISBN: 0-85170-839-0.

Jupiter # 24: SF Magazine April 2009: Jupiter XXIV Locaste
01/05/2009. pub: Ian Redman, 19 Bedford Road, Yeovil, Somerset BA21 5UG, UK. 56 A5 magazine. ISSN: 1740-2069. Price: £ 2.75 plus postage (UK). £4.99 PDF for 4 issues (requires 1.5mb in mailbox).

Genesis by Bernard Beckett
01/05/2009. pub: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. 150 page small enlarged paperback. ISBN: 978-0-547-22549-4. pub: Quercus Books. 185 page hardback. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84724-723-0.

The Centauri Device by M. John Harrison
01/05/2009. pub: Gollancz. 199 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08257-1.

The Relìgion audio book by Tim Willocks
01/05/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. ISBN: 978-1-4272-0100-3. 21 CDs 25 hours. Price: $59.95 (US) read by Simon Vance.

Saint City Sinners (A Dante Valentine Novel) by Lilith SaintCrow
01/05/2009. pub: Orbit. 371 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-670-2.

Sorcery In Shad (Tales Of The Primal Land book 3) by Brian Lumley
01/05/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 272 page small hardback. Price: $23.95 (US). ISBN: 0-765-31077-5.

Heroes by Lisa Coleman and Wendy Melvoin
01/05/2009. pub: La-La Land Records LLLCD 1091. 10 tracks 54 minute CD. Price: £17.00 (UK), £15.98 (US).

Interzone # 221 - March/April 2009
01/05/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.75 (UK) $ 7.00(US). ISSN: 0264-3596.

The Reach Of Children by Tim Lebbon
01/05/2009. pub: Humdrumming. 89 page enlarged paperback. Special Edition Price: £25.00 (UK), $50.00 (US). Very Special Edition Price: £25.00 (UK), $25.00 (US). All very limited, folks and the company has folded.

Danse Macabre (the 13th Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter novel) by Laurell K. Hamilton
01/05/2009. pub: Orbit. 536 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-319-0.

The Last House On The Left by John Murphy
01/05/2009. pub: La-La Land Records. LLLCD 1092. 18 tracks 46 minute CD. Price: £17.99 (UK), $15.98 (US).

Buyout by Alexander C. Irvine
01/05/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 319 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.00 (US), $16.50 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49433-7.

Physics Of The Impossible by Michio Kaku
01/05/2009. pub: Anchor Books/Random House. 329 page small enlarged paperback. Price: $15.95 (US). ISBN: 978-0-307-27882-1.

Back Issue! # 14 February 2006
01/05/2009. pub: TwoMorrows. 98 page A4 magazine. Price: $ 9.95 (US).

Tau Zero by Poul Anderson
01/05/2009. pub: Gollancz. 187 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08258-8.

Eclipse Two edited by Jonathan Strahan
01/05/2009. pub: Night Shade Books. 287 page enlarged paperback. Price: $ 14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59780-136-2.

Watchmen: The Art Of The Film by Peter Aperlo
01/05/2009. pub: Titan Books. 254 page horizontal illustrated hardback. Price: £29.99 (UK), $40.00 (US), $45.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-068-0.

The Walls Of The Universe by Paul Melko
01/05/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 383 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1997-5.

Watchmen: The Film Companion by Peter Aperlo
01/05/2009. pub: Titan Books. 174 page horizontal illustrated softcover. Price: £17.99 (UK), $19.95 (US), $22.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-067-3.

The Magic Thief by Sarah Prineas
01/05/2009. pub: Quercus Publishing Plc. 421 page hardback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84724-432-1.

Calculating God by Robert J. Sawyer
01/05/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 334 page small enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-2289-0.

L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers Of The Future Volume XXII edited by Algis Budrys
01/05/2009. pub: Galaxy Press. 493 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 1-59212-345-7.

Conversions of the book kind: April 2009
01/04/2009. Assorted books we've reviewed and now out in different formats and countries - cross-check our reviews search engine to see what we thought of them.

Halo: Ghosts Of Onyx audio book by Eric Nyland
01/04/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 9 CDs,11 hours. Price: $29.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59397-983-6. Read by Jonathan Davis.

The Terminator by Sean French
01/04/2009. pub: BFI Publishing/Palgrave Macmillan. 72 page illustrated small softcover. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-85170-553-8.

The Chronicles Of Narnia: Prince Caspian: The Official Illustrated Movie Companion by Ernie Malik
01/04/2009. pub: HarperCollins. 213 page illustrated softcover. Price: I pulled my copy for £ 3.50 (UK) so shop around for the best price. ISBN: 978-0-00-782397-0.

The Magician And The Fool by Barth Anderson
01/04/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 290 page enlarged paperback. Price: $13.00 (US), $16.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-38359-1.

Shout For The Dead (The Ascendants Of Estorea book 2) by James Barclay
01/04/2009. pub: Gollancz. 628 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 0-575-07622-4. pub: Gollancz. 628 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $10.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-57507-982-3.

Cry Of The Newborn by James Barclay
01/04/2009. pub: Gollancz. 819 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 0-575-07620-8. pub: Gollancz. 821 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $10.99 (CAN). ISBN: 0-575-07812-X.

The Mammoth Book Of Best New SF 21 edited by Gardner Dozois
01/04/2009. pub: Constable Robinson. 714 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84529-828-9.

Empire Of Ivory (Temeraire book 4) by Naomi Novik
01/04/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 388 paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US), $10.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49687-4.

Eclipse One edited by Jonathan Strahan
01/04/2009. pub: Night Shade Books. 263 page enlarged paperback. Price: $ 14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59780-117-1.

Science Fiction Television Series, 1990-2004 by Frank Garcia and Mark Phillips
01/04/2009. pub: McFarland. 421 page illustrated indexed hardback. Price: £56.50 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7864-2483-2.

Doctor Who Companion Chronicles: The Darkening Eye by Stewart Sheargold
01/04/2009. pub: Big Finish. 1 CD 60 minutes. Price: CD: £ 8.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-355-2. Cast: Sarah Sutton and Derek Carlyle.

Doctor Who: Key 2 Time: The Chaos Pool by Peter Anghelides
01/04/2009. pub: Big Finish. 2 CDs 120 minutes. Price: CD: £14.99 (UK), download: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-365-1. Cast: Peter Davison, Ciara Janson, Laura Doddington, Lalla Ward, David Troughton, Ben Jones, Toby Longworth and Cate Hamer.

Doctor Who: Orbis (Parts 1 and 2) by Alan Barnes and Nicholas Briggs
01/04/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minutes CD. Price: CD: £10.99 (UK), download: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-393-4. Cast: Paul McGann, Sheridan Smith, Andrew Sachs, Laura Solon, Katarina Olsson, Beth Chalmers and Barry McCarthy.

Dark Shadows: The Wicked And The Dead by Eric Wallace
01/04/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minutes CD. Price: CD: £ 9.99 (UK), download: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: TBA. Voices: Jerry Lacy and John Karlen.

Postscripts #17
01/04/2009. pub: PS Publishing. 146 page paperback. Price: £ 6.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-184863-018-5.

Heir To Sevenwaters by Juliet Marillier
01/04/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 395 page hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-230-01789-4.

Heir Of Autumn (The Heartstone Trilogy book 1) by Giles Carwyn and Todd Fahnestock
01/04/2009. pub: Eos/HarperCollins. 608 pages paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 0-0-6082-976-1.

Harsh Oases by Paul Di Filippo
01/04/2009. pub: PS Publishing. 334 page hardback or slip-cased hardback: Price: £50.00/£75.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-90583-434-9.

Ender's Game audio book by Orson Scott Card
01/04/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 9 CDs 10.5 hours. Price: $39.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-4272-0526-1. Read by: Stefen Rudnicki, Harlan Ellison and cast.

Beyond The Gap by Harry Turtledove
01/04/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 332 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $31.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-765-31710-0.

Terminator Salvation: From The Ashes by Timothy Zahn
01/04/2009. pub: Titan Books. 318 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), $ 7.99 (US), $ 8.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-286-4.

Chapterhouse Dune audio book by Frank Herbert
01/04/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. Price: $49.95 (US). 13 CDs16hrs 30 mins. ISBN: 978-1-4272-0317-5. Read by Euan Morton, Katherine Kelloren, Scott Brick, Simon Vance.

The Nightmarist by Duncan Roulau
01/04/2009. pub: Active Images. 180 page graphic novel. Price: $14.99 (US). ISBN: 0-9766761-8-4.

Wildstorm: Armageddon by Christos Gage, Simon Coleby, Neil Googe, Brandon Badeux, Jonboy Meyers, Leandro Ferandez and Talent Caldwell
01/04/2009. pub: Titan/Wildstorm. 143 page graphic novel. Price: £11.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84576-749-5.

Bureau Of Special Investigations Starside: Final Inquiries by Roger MacBride Allen
01/04/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 421 page paperback. Price: $ 6.99 (US), $ 9.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-58728-9.

The Deep Blue Alibi by Paul Levine
01/04/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 467 page paperback. Price: $ 6.99 (US), $ 9.99 (CAN). ISBN: 0-440-25274-6.

Supernatural: The Official Companion Season 3 by Nicholas Knight
01/04/2009. pub: Titan Books. 159 page illustrated softcover. Price: £ 9.99 (UK), $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84856-103-8.

Whipping Star by Frank Herbert
01/04/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 255 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1775-9.

Black Man by Richard Morgan (US title: Thirteen)
01/04/2009. pub: Gollancz. 546 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-07513-9. pub: Gollancz 630 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-07813-0.

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke translated by Anthea Bell
01/04/2009. pub: The Chicken House. 544 page illustrated paperback Price £6.99 (UK). ISBN 978-1-904442-21-9.

Famous Monster: Forrest J Ackerman
01/04/2009. pub: Kaleidoscope Home Entertainment KAL8009/B001NGGBB2. 48 minute film with extras. Price: £12.99 (UK).

Peril's Gate (Book 3 of The Alliance Of Light) by Janny Wurts
01/04/2009. pub: HarperVoyager. 800 page paperback, £8.99, ISBN: 978 0 00 710108 5.

Cybele's Secret by Juliet Marillier
01/04/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 410 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-330-43829-2.

Zombie-Loan: Vol 2 by Peach-Pit
01/04/2009. pub: Yen Press/Orbit Books. 192 page graphic novel. Price: £ 5.99 (UK), $10.99, $12.75 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7595-2836-9.

Patient Zero by Jonathan Maberry
01/04/2009. pub: Gollancz. 421 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08692-0.

Conversions March 2009
02/03/2009. Hardbck to paperback and UK to US release. Use the SFC search engine to read the original reviews.

Duke Elric: Chronicles Of The Last Emperor Of Melniboné by Michael Moorcock and illustrated by Justin Sweet
02/03/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 346 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (S), $17.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49865-6.

Religion & Belief by Joan Garrod and Marsha Jones
02/03/2009. pub: Palgrave Macmillan. 201 page indexed enlarged paperback. Price: £19.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-333-68763-5.

City Without End (Book Three of The Entire And The Rose) by Kay Kenyon
02/03/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 469 page hardback. Price: $25.98 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-698-3.

Site reviews: Galaxy Zoo 2
02/03/2009. Volunteers required for Galactic mission! What is 'The Galaxy Zoo'? The website above will give you all the information you need but basically it involves using volunteers over the Internet to help classify galaxies to give a better understanding of the universe and its evolution.

Every Last Drop (A Joe Pitt Novel) by Charlie Huston
02/03/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 252 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.00 (US), $16.50 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49588-4. pub: Orbit. 350 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-681-8.

Doctor Who Stageplay: The Curse Of The Daleks by David Whittaker and Terry Nation
02/03/2009. pub: Big Finish. 2 CDs 120 minute. Price: £14.99 (UK), £12.99 (download). ISBN: 978-1-84435-375-0. cast: Michael Praed, Patric Kearns, Beth Chalmers, Nick Wilton, James George, John Line, Derek Carlyle, Glynn Sweet, Denise Hoey and Nicholas Briggs.

Embracing The Wide Sky by Daniel Tammet
02/03/2009. pub: Hodder & Stoughton. 294 page indexed small hardback. Price: £16.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-340-96132-2.

Doctor Who: Key 2 Time (Part 2) Destroyer of Delights by Jonathan Clements
02/03/2009. pub: Big Finish. 2 CDs 120 minute. Price: £14.99 (UK), £12.99 (download). ISBN: 978-1-84435-364-4. cast: Peter Davison, Ciara Janson, David Troughton, Jason Watkins, Jess Robinson, Bryan Pilkington, Paul Chahidi, Will Barton and David Peart.

Humpty Dumpty In Oakland by Philip K. Dick
02/03/2009. pub: TOR. 252 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1691-2.

Iris Wildthyme-The Sound of Fear by Mark Michalowski
02/03/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: £10.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84435-366-8. cast: Katy Manning, David Benson, Miles Richardson, Helen Goldwyn, Jane Goddard and Scott Handcock.

Doctor Who: Key 2 Time (Part 1) Judgement of Isskar by Simon Guerrier
02/03/2009. pub: Big Finish. 2 CDs 120 minutes. Price: £14.99 (UK) or £12.99 (download). ISBN: 978-1-84435-363-7. cast: Peter Davison, Ciara Janson, Laura Doddington, Nicholas Briggs, Andrew Jones, Raquel Cassidy, Jeremy James and Heather Wright.

The Caryatids by Bruce Sterling
02/03/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 297 page hardback. Price: $25.00 (US), $28.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-46062-2.

Lamentation Audio Book (Part One of Five, The Psalms of Isaak Series) by Ken Scholes
02/03/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. ISBN: 978-1-4272-0625-1. 15 hours 12 CDs. Price: $44.95 (US). read by: Stefan Rudnicki, Scott Brick, William Dufris and Maggi-Meg Reed.

The Spider-Man Chronicles: The Art And Making Of Spider-Man 3 by Grant Curtis
02/03/2009. pub: Chronicle Books. 233 page large illustrated hardback. Price: originally $50. 00 (US) but I got it for £ 12.00 (UK) if you know where to look. ISBN: 978-0-8118-5777-2.

Subtle Edens edited by Allen Ashley
02/03/2009. pub: Elastic Press. 318 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $15.00 (US). ISBN: 978-0-9553181-9-1.

The First Betrayal (The Chronicle Of Josan book 1) by Patricia Bray
02/03/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 342 page paperback. Price: $ 6.99 (US), $ 9.99 (CAN). ISBN: 0-553-58876-1.

Wildwood Dancing by Juliet Marillier
02/03/2009. pub: TOR-UK. 369 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 1-4050-5204-X.

Hope's Folly by Linnea Sinclair
02/03/2009. pub: Bantam Books. 424 page paperback. Price: $ 6.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-553-59218-4.

Murky Depths # 7
02/03/2009. pub: House of Murky Depths. 84 page American comic-size. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-906584-11-5.

Severian Of The Guild by Gene Wolfe
02/03/2009. pub: Gollancz. 905 page enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-5750-8130-7.

Constantine Hellblazer: Joyride by Andy Diggle and Leonardo Manco
02/03/2009. pub: Titan/Vertigo. 190 page graphic novel. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84576-775-4.

Tales From The Crypt # 8
02/03/2009. pub: Papercutz. 48 page comic. Price: $ 3.95 (US), $ 4.95 (CAN).

Site review: Bookviewcafe.com
02/03/2009. The Internet has brought many changes to media publishing. Music is available as a download and it may be the case that in ten to twenty years, the CD will have vanished, gone the same way as the audiotape.

Spaceship Away Parts 17 Spring 2009
02/03/2009. pub: Spaceship Away. Rod Barzilay, 8 Marley Close, Preston, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6DH, UK. 44 page A4 glossy stock magazines. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), 9.00 euro, £10.00 (overseas). On subscription or wanting to get back issues, buy 6 and the 7th is for free!!!.

Maelstrom by Peter Watts
02/03/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 378 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-2053-7.

Seeds Of Earth (book one of Humanity's Fire) by Michael Cobley
02/03/2009. pub: Orbit. 486 page enlarged paperback. Price: £10.00 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-632-0.

Conversions Feb 2009
01/02/2009. Missed the book the first time around, watch for the different versions.

Elephantmen # 010 May 2007 - Elephantmen # 014 Dec 2008
01/02/2009. pub: Comicraft. 36 page comic. Price: $ 2.99 (US) each.

Albedo # 35
01/02/2009. pub: Albedo One Publications, 2 Post Road, Lusk, County Dublin, Ireland. 66 page squarebound A4 magazine. Price: 5.95 euros.

Elric: The Sleeping Sorceress (Chronicles Of The Last Emperor Of Melniboné Volume 3) by Michael Moorcock
01/02/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 35 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: $14.00 (US), $16.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49864-9.

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles by Bear McCreary
01/02/2009. pub: La-La Land Records LLLCD 1081. 24 tracks 64 minutes. Price: £18.00 (UK).

Max Payne by Marco Beltrami and Buck Sanders
01/02/2009. pub: La-La Land Records LLLCD 1080. 17 tracks 44:22 minutes. Price: £18.09 (UK).

Exile (The Star Wars: Legacy of the Force series book 4) by Aaron Allston
01/02/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine/Lucasbooks. 337 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-345-47753-8.

Tempest (The Star Wars: Legacy of the Force series book 3) by Troy Denning
01/02/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine/Lucasbooks. 392 page paperback. Price: $ 7.99 (US). ISBN: 978-0-345-47752-9.

Elephantmen: War Toys 3 issue mini-series
01/02/2009. pub: Comicraft. 36 page comic. Price: $ 2.99 (US) each.

Confessions Of An Ugly Sister by Gregory Maguire
01/02/2009. pub: Headline. 332 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-7553-4167-2.

Busted Flush (Wild Cards book 19) edited by George R.R. Martin and Melinda Snodgrass
01/02/2009. pub: TOR/SciFi Channel. 399 page hardback. Price: $24.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1782-7.

Star Wars: Rebellion: Volume 2: The Ahakista Gambit by Brandon Badeaux, Rob Williams and Michel Lacombe
01/02/2009. pub: Titan/Dark Horse. 128 page graphic novel. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84576-750-0.

Star Wars Omnibus Volume 2: Tales Of The Jedi by Tom Veitch and Kevin J Anderson
01/02/2009. pub: Titan Books/Dark Horse. 464 page graphic novel. Price: £19.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84576-472-2.

Dark Shadows - The Skin Walkers by Scott Handcock
01/02/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minutes CD. ISBN: 978-1-84435-376-7. Price: £9.99 (CD) £ 7.99 (download) cast: Lara Parker and David Selby.

An Ice Cold Grave by Charlaine Harris
01/02/2009. pub: Gollancz. 280 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08399-8.

The Map Of Moments by Christopher Golden and Tim Lebbon
01/02/2009. pub: Bantam Spectra. 354 page enlarged paperback. Price: $12.00 (US), $14.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-553-38470-3.

Interzone # 220 -February 2009
01/02/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.75 (UK) $ 7.00(US). ISSN: 0264-3596.

Black God: Vol 2 by Dall-Young Lim and Sung-Woo Park
01/02/2009. pub: Yen Press/Orbit Books. 224 page graphic novel. Price: £ 5.99 (UK), $10.99, $12.75 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7595-2841-3.

Mobile Trek: In Space No One Can Hear You Dial by Douglas Rae
01/02/2009. pub: Eloquent Books, New York. 70 pages PDF e-book. Price: $9.99 (US).

Cronan The Librarian by Steve Westcott
01/02/2009. pub: Soft Editions/Frontier List Books. 319 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84350-102-2.

Jupiter # 23: SF Magazine January 2009 aka Jupiter 4 XXIII: Kalyke
01/02/2009. pub: Ian Redman, 19 Bedford Road, Yeovil, Somerset BA21 5UG, UK. 56 A5 magazine. ISSN: 1740-2069. Price: £ 2.75 plus postage (UK). £4.99 PDF for 4 issues (requires 1.5mb in mailbox).

Starfish by Peter Watts
01/02/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 312 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1596-0.

Anathem audio book by Neal Stephenson
01/02/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. Price: $69.95 (US). 34 hours 28 CDs. ISBN: 978-1-4272-0590-2). read by: William Dufris, Oliver Wyman, Tavia Gilbert and Neal Stephenson.

Stalking The Vampire (A John Justine Mallory Mystery) by Mike Resnick
01/02/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 239 page hardback. Price: $25.00 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-649-5.

Spaceship Away Parts 11-15 Spring 2007-Summer 2008
01/02/2009. pub: Spaceship Away. Rod Barzilay, 8 Marley Close, Preston, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6DH, UK. 44 page A4 glossy stock magazines. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), 9.00 euro, £10.00 (overseas) each. On subscription or wanting to get back issues, buy 6 and the 7th is for free!

The Mammoth Book Of Monsters edited by Stephen Jones
01/02/2009. pub: Constable Robinson. 499 page illustrated enlarged paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84529-594-3.

40 Years by Bernd Struben
01/02/2009. pub: Strider Nolan Media. 194 page enlarged paperback. Price: $ 9.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-932045-02-4.

Deathstalker Coda by Simon R. Green
01/02/2009. pub: ROC. 278 page hardback. Price: $23.95 (US), $35.00 (CAN). ISBN: 0-451-46011-1.

Black Static # 3 - February 2008
01/02/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.99 (UK). ISSN: 1753-0709.

Fast Forward 2 edited by Lou Anders
01/02/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 356 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-692-1.

Black Static # 6 - Aug/Sept 2008
01/02/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.99 (UK). ISSN: 1753-0709.

Black Static # 5 - June/July 2008
01/02/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.99 (UK). ISSN: 1753-0709.

Fools' Experiments by Edward M. Lerner
01/02/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 446 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1901-2.

Stalking The Unicorn (A John Justine Mallory Mystery) by Mike Resnick
01/02/2009. pub: Pyr/Prometheus Books. 277 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59102-648-8.

The Man With The Iron Heart by Harry Turtledove
01/02/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 530 page hardback. Price: $27.00 (US), $32.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50434-0.

Conversions Jan 2009
01/01/2009. A bunch of scifi book conversions from hardback to enlarged to even standard paperback. Hit our search engine to see the original reviews.

The Wall Of America by Thomas M. Disch
01/01/2009. pub: Tachyon. 242 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-892391-82-7.

Once Upon A Summer Day by Dennis L. McKiernan
01/01/2009. pub: ROC. 367 page hardback. Price: $23.95 (US), $35.00 (CAN). ISBN: 0-451-46012-X.

The Raven Warrior (The Second Tale Of Guinevere) by Alice Borchardt
01/01/2009. pub: Bantam. 624 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 0-553-81513-X.

Heroes Volume Two
01/01/2009. (US), $34.99 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-84586-109-0 (UK), 978-1-4012-1915-3 (US).

Interzone # 219 -December 2008
01/01/2009. bi-monthly magazine: UK publisher/editor address: Andy Cox, TTA Press, 5 Martins Lane, Witcham, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2LB. Price: £ 3.75 (UK) $ 7.00(US). ISSN: 0264-3596.

Night Shift (A Jill Kismet Novel) by Lilith SaintCrow
01/01/2009. pub: Orbit. 326 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-706-8.

On Spec: The Canadian Magazine Of The Fantastic vol 20 no.2 # 73 Summer 2008
01/01/2009. magazine: Copper Pig Writers Society. Price: $ 6.95 (CAN). ISSN: 0843-476X. Distributed in Canada by CMPA and the UK by BAR.

The January Dancer by Michael Flynn
01/01/2009. pub: TOR/Sci Fi Channel. 252 page enlarged paperback. Price: $14.95 (US), $16.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1817-6.

From The Notebooks Of Dr. Brain by Minister Faust
01/01/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 390 page enlarged paperback. Price: $13.95 (US), $17.95 (CAN). ISBN: 0-345-46637-2.

Doctor Who Stage Plays: Seven Keys To Doomsday by Terrance Dicks
01/01/2009. CD. pub: Big Finish ISBN: 978-1-84435-374-3. 120 minute CD. Price: £14.99 (UK. Download: £12.99). . stars: Trevor Martin, Charlie Hayes, Joe Thompson, Nicholas Deal, Christine Brennan, Steven Wickham, Paul Thornley and Nicholas Briggs.

Doctor Who: The Companion Chronicles: Empathy Games by Nigel Fairs
01/01/2009. pub: Big Finish. ISBN: 978-1-84435-353-8. 60 minute CD. Price: £8.99 (UK). Download: £7.99). . stars: Louise Jameson and David Warner.

Doctor Who: The Raincloud Man by Eddie Robson
01/01/2009. CD. pub: Big Finish ISBN: 978-1-84435-325-5. 120 minute CD. Price: £ 8.99 (UK). download £ 7.99). . stars: Colin Baker, India Fisher, Anna Hope, Michael Fenton Stevens, Aidan J. David, Octavia Walters, Simon Sherlock, Jeremy James, Steve Hansell and Andrew Dickens.

Walthamstow Central by Ellis Sharp
01/01/2009. pub: Zoilus Press. 279 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-90287-892-2.

The Complete Stephen King Universe by Stanley Wiater, Christopher Golden and Hank Wagner
01/01/2009. pub: St. Martin's Griffin Press. 512 page enlarged paperback. Price: $21.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 0-312-32490-1.

Star Wars: Order 66 by Karen Traviss
01/01/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books/Lucas Books. 432 page hardback. Price: $27.00 (US), $32.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50618-4. . pub: Orbit. 467 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-649-8.

Chaos Space (The Sentients Of Orion book 2) by Marianne de Pierres
01/01/2009. pub: Orbit. 393 page paperback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84149-429-6.

Spaceship Away Parts 6-10 Summer 2005 - Autumn 2006
01/01/2009. pub: Spaceship Away. Rod Barzilay, 8 Marley Close, Preston, Weymouth, Dorset DT3 6DH, UK. 36-44 page A4 glossy stock magazines. Price: £ 6.99 (UK), 9.00 euro, £10.00 (overseas) each. On subscription, buy 6 and the 7th is for free.

Stargate Atlantis: Zero Point by James Swallow
01/01/2009. CD. pub: Big Finish ISBN: 978-1844353491. 70 minute CD. Price: £ 9.99 (UK). £ 8.99 download). voice: David Nykl.

The X-Files: I Want To Believe by Max Allan Collins
01/01/2009. pub: Titan. 237 page paperback. Price: £ 6.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84856-066-6.

Doctor Who: Time's Champion by Craig Hinton and Chris McKeon
01/01/2009. pub: Telos. 402 page paperback. Price: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-84583-999-4.

Doctor Who: Skull Of Sobek by Marc Platt
01/01/2009. CD. pub: Big Finish ISBN: 978-1-84435-307-1. 60 minute CD. Price: £10.99 (UK). £ 8.99 download). Cast: Paul McGann, Sheridan Smith, Art Malik, Barbara Flynn, Giles Watling, Sean Biggerstaff, Mikey O'Connor and Katarina Olsson.

Doctor Who: Forty-Five by Mark Morris, Nick Scovell, Mark Michalowski and Steven Hall
01/01/2009. CD. pub: Big Finish ISBN: 978-1-84435-324-8. 120 minute 2 CDs. Price: £14.99 (UK). £12.99 download). cast: Sylvester McCoy, Sophie Aldred and Philip Olivier. False Gods: Benedict Cumberbatch, Lucy Adams, Paul Lincoln, Jon Glover and Paul Lincoln . Order Of Simplicity: Jon Glover, Lucy Adams, Benedict Cumberbatch and Paul Lincoln . Casualties Of War: Paul Reynolds, Linda Marlowe, Beth Chalmers, Beth Chalmers and Andrew Dickens. The Word Lord: Linda Marlowe, Paul Reynolds, Andrew Dickens, Paul Lincoln and Beth Chalmers.

Dr Who: The Companion Chronicles: Home Truths by Simon Guerrier
01/01/2009. pub: Big Finish. 60 minute CD. Price: £8.99 (UK) Price: £7.99 download. ISBN: 978-1-84435-354-5). . cast: Jean Marsh and Niall Macgregor .

Orizon: The Flame of the White by Mario Routi
01/01/2009. pub: Livani Publishing. 398 page enlarged paperback. Price: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 960-14-1160-0.

The Temporal Void (The Void Trilogy book 2) by Peter F. Hamilton
01/01/2009. pub: Pan Macmillan. 746 page hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-1-4050-8883-1. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine. 713 page hardback. Price: $28.00 (US), $33.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-49655-3.

Awesome Lavratt by Ann Wilkes
01/01/2009. pub: Redwood Writers. 94 page enlarged paperback. Price: $12.99 (US).

Eagle Rising by David Devereux
01/01/2009. pub: Gollancz. 194 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-07988-5.

The Road to Dune audio book by Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson
01/01/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 12 CDs 14 hours. Price: $49.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-59397-776-4). read by Scott Brick .

PS Showcase #5: Impossibilia by Douglas Smith
01/01/2009. pub: PS Publishing. 109 page hardcover. ISBN 978-1-848630-01-7 (Jacketed hardcover) £25.00 (UK) $37.50 (US) ISBN: 978-1-848630-00-0 £10.00 (UK), $15.00 (US) hardcover.

Ancestral Roots: Modern Living And Human Evolution by Timothy Clack
01/01/2009. pub: Macmillan Science. 400 page illustrated indexed small hardback. Price: £ 15.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-230-20182-8.

The Shadows of Saganami by David Weber
01/01/2009. pub: Baen Publishing Enterprises. 745 page hardback. Price: $25.50 (US). ISBN 0-7434-8852-0.

How To Live On Mars: A Trusty Guidebook To Surviving And Thriving On The Red Planet by Robert Zubrin
01/01/2009. pub: Three Rivers Press/Crown Publishing/Random House. 205 page illustrated small enlarged paperback. Price: $13.95 (US), $15.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-307-40718-4.

Heretics Of Dune audio book by Frank Herbert
01/01/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. Price: $59.95 (US). 15 CDs 18.5 hours. ISBN: 978-1-4272-0316-8) . read by Simon Vance, Scott Brick, Katherine Kellgren.

Starfist: Firestorm by David Sherman and Dan Cragg
01/01/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine. 295 page hardback. Price: $21.95 (US), $27.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-46056-1.

House Of Suns by Alastair Reynolds
01/01/2009. pub: Gollancz. 527 page enlarged paperback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08236-6. 476 page hardback. Price: £18.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-07717-1.

Escapement by Jay Lake
01/01/2009. pub: TOR/Forge. 384 page hardback. Price: $25.95 (US), $28.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1709-4.

Getting To Know You: Stories by David Marusek
01/01/2009. pub: Del Rey/Ballantine Books. 269 page enlarged paperback. Price: $15.00 (US), $17.00 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-345-50428-9.

The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress by Robert A. Heinlein (SF Masterworks # 72)
01/01/2009. pub: Gollancz. 382 page small hardback. Price: £ 7.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-08241-0.

Ender In Exile audio book by Orson Scott Card
01/01/2009. pub: Macmillan Audio. 12 CDs 14 hours. Price: $49.95 (US). ISBN: 978-1-4272-0512-4). read by David Birney, Cassandra Campbell, Emily Janice Card . Orson Scott Card, Gabrielle de Cuir, Kirby Heyborne . Don Leslie, Stefan Rudnicki, Mirron Willis.

The Q Guide To Buffy The Vampire Slayer edited by Gregory L. Norris
01/01/2009. pub: Alyson Books. 188 small softcover. Price: £ 7.99 (UK), $12.95 (US), $15.50 (CAN). ISBN: 978-1-59350-052-8.

Paul Of Dune by Brian Herbert And Kevin J. Anderson
01/01/2009. pub: TOR/SciFi Channel. 512 page hardback. Price: $27.95 (US), $29.95 (CAN). ISBN: 978-0-7653-1294-5.

Necrophenia by Robert Rankin
01/01/2009. pub: Gollancz. 410 page enlarged paperback. Price: £12.99 (UK only). ISBN: 978-0-575-08240-3. 410 page hardback. Price: £14.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-575-07871-0.

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