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7. May 2019 – Locus Online

7. May 2019 - Locus Online
W.M. Akers, Neal Asher, Patricia Briggs, Ted Chiang, Larry Correia & Kacey Ezell, P.C. Hodgell, Danielle L. Jensen, Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff, Tim Main, Jack McDevitt, Seanan McGuire, Rudy Rucker, S.M. Stirling, Erika Swyler, David Weber and Jacob Holo, Drew Williams and Tad Williams.

* Akers, WM: Westside
(Harper Voyager 978-0062853998, $ 22,99, 304pp, hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Release Date: May 7, 2019
• e ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9780062854032
• audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9780062931504

Historical fantasy novel, writer's first novel, female detective
• The HarperCollins website has this description and pattern.
• The weekly assessment of the publishers concludes: “Style-bending fiction fans take pleasure in this creative blend of thriller and paranormal. “

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* Asher, Neal: The Warship
(Night time Shade Books 978-1-59780-990-Zero, $ 26.99, 384pp, hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Release Date: May 7, 2019
• Rise of Jain # 2

SF novel, second in trilogy after Soldier (2018), Discovering a Report
• The Night time Shaden website has this description.
• Amazon's “Look Inside” function offers preview.
• Publishers weekly give it, because the earlier e-book starred in an summary: “Asher describes warfare as a catalyst for biological and technological development, while linking the reader to converging congresses and the wrong direction. This is Asher in his game and military literature. ”

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* Briggs, Patricia: Storm Cursed
(Ace 978-0-425-28129-1, $ 27, hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Launch Date: May 7, 2019
• eBook ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9780698195820
• audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781524756697
• Mercy Thompson # 11

Fantasy novel, Eleven Collection Mercy Thompson, coyote designer, also a automotive manufacturer Moon Referred to as (2006), Blood Sure (2007), Iron Kissed (2008), ), Silver Borne (2010), Marked River (2011), Frost Burned (19459008) (2013), Night time Damaged (2014), Hearth Touched (2016) and Silence Fallen (2017)
• The Penguin Random Home website has this description with a preview perform.
• Publis His weekly evaluate says: “This story combines a lot of seemingly unrelated plot wires from past novels in a way that feels organic and does not stop the synchronization of the current mystery.”

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* Chiang, Ted: Respiratory
(Knopf 978-1-101-94788-3, $ 25.95, 368pp, hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Release Date: ti 7.5.2019
• e-ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781101947906
• audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781984844453

Nine stories, two of which are unique in this ebook once
• The titles are "Merchant and Alchemist Gate", "Software Lifecycle" and "Breathing", all Hugo Prize Winners (also first gained by Nebula).
• The Penguin Random House website has this chapter with quite a few deformities and quotes from feedback.
• Publishers Weekly provides it a star-rated evaluate: “Because Chiang's end marks show, these stories are great experiments, and his commitment to solving deep human issues brings them one of the best science. ”
• Gary Okay. Wolfe critiques the ebook in the May difficulty of Locus journal:“ At its best [these stories] there are many similar appeals about Borges' most provocative stories – not without emotions and empathy, but basically just thinking of romance studies. ”

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* Correia, Larry and Kacey Ezell, ed. : Noir Fatale
(Baen 978-1-4814-8397-1, $ 25, 336pp, hardcover, May 2019, Cowl Picture Artwork. Dominic Harman)
• Nominal Release Date: May 7, 2014
• E-book ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 978-1-62579-711-7

The anthology of the 13 unique tales, titled "The Dark Side of Science Literature and Fantasy".
• The authors are David Weber, Laurell Okay. Hamilton Sarah A. Hoy and Hinkley Correia.
• This link on the Baen website has a hyperlink to a number of samples.

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* Hodgell, PC: Demons Possessed
(Baen 978-1-4814-8398-8, $ 16, 304pp, Buying and selling Paper, May 2019)
] • Rated launch date: Tue 7.5.2019
• e-ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 978-1-62579-716-2
• Kencyrath # 6

Fantasy novel, the ninth Kencyrath Chronicles (isfdb: n)) After God's Stalk (1982), Dark of the Moon (1985), Seeker's Mask (1994), Rathorn (2006), Sure in Blood (2010), Honor's Paradox (2011), Time of Time (19459008) (2014 ) and Tagmeth Gates (2017).
• This link on the Baen website has a link to several samples.

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* Jensen, Danielle L: Darkish Shores
(Tor Teen 978-1250317728, $ 17.99, 368pp, Hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Publication Date: May 7, 2019
• e-ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781250317711
• audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781250233370

The fantasy novel by younger adults, first of a collection of competing empires Infinite Seasin on the earth
• The Macmillan website has this description and extract.

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* Kaufman, Amie & Jay Kristoff: Aurora Rising
(Knopf 978-1-5247-2096-Four, $ 18.99, 480pp, Hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Publication Date: Tue 7.5.2019
• e-ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781524720988
• audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781524780777

The novel SF novel by younger adults
] • This Penguin Random Home website has this preview function.
• The weekly evaluation of the publishers concludes: “… the authors Kaufman and Kristoff maintain an exciting and fast pace; steady combination of crew mates; and plenty of romantic excitement in this entertaining space opera. ”

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* Main, Tim: Snakeskins
(Titan 978-1-78909-078-9, $ 14.95, 416pp, Trading Paper, May 2019)
• Nominal Launch Date: May 7, 2015

SF novel from a society the place rejuvenation happens via snake clones
• The Titan website has this description.
• The weekly assessment of the publishers concludes: “This novel deserves a proverb using tact, mystery and strong voice, and readers who hold on to themselves feel very rewarding. ”

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* McDevitt, Jack: Octavia Gone
(Saga 978-1-4814-9797-Eight, $ 27.99, 384pp, Hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Release Date: May 7, 2015
• e-ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781481497992
• Alex Benedict # 8

SF novel by Alex Benedict, an interstellar vintage supplier, and Chase Kolpath Talent for Warfare (1989), Polaris (2004), Winner of the Nebula Prize Seeker (2005), Eye of the Satan (19459008) (2008) Echo (2010), Firebird (2011) and Coming Residence (2014).
• Simon & Schuster's website has this description and an extract.

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* McGuire, Seanan: Middlegame
(Tor.com 978-1-250-19552-4, $ 29, $ 29, 99, 528pp, hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Publication Date: Tue 7.5.2019
• ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781250195517
• Audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781250223364

Unbiased Fantasy a novel from two twins, Roger and Dodger, who’re
• The Macmillan website has this description and extract.
• Publishers Weekly provides it a star-rated assessment: “Changes and changes to schedules require careful attention from readers, but McGuire's tight drawings pull everyone together by the end. This is a fascinating novel of the perfect skill factor. ”

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* Rucker, Rudy: Million Mile Street Journey
(Night time Shade Books 978-1-59780-992-4, $ 24.99, 504pp, hardcover, May 2019
• Nominal Launch Date: May 7, 2019

SF novel about three California youngsters on a journey throughout an countless plateau in a parallel universe
• The Night time Shaden website has this description.

• Publishers Weekly provides it a star-rated evaluation: “Rucker tells this story boldly from surrealist, humorous personalities and environments and moves it at a terrible, ever-growing pace. Before it all breaks down, he binds everything together with internal consistency, the use of a playful language that keeps his thoughts alien still available, and a solid foundation for fourth-dimensional math. ”

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* Stirling, SM: Spies Theater
(Ace 978-Zero-399-58625-5, $ 17, 464pp, Business Paper Jam, May 2019)
• Nominal Release Date: Tue 7.5.2019
• eBook ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9780399586262
• Various World Struggle II novel

Various Historical past novel, Second Collection Following Black Chamber (2018) the place Teddy Roosevelt wins the presidency for the second time just earlier than the First World Conflict
• The Penguin Random House website has this description and extract.
• Liz Bourke evaluations within the May concern of the ebook Locus: “Overall, I enjoy reading Spies Theater . Its positive aspects go beyond its negative values, and I really appreciate Luz and Ciara by far – and outshoot – or otherwise murder – their opponents. If Stirling follows it with a third volume, I'll come along. ”

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* Swyler, Erika: Mild from Different Stars
(Bloomsbury 978-1-63557-316-9, $ 27, 320pp, Hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Launch Date: May 7, 2019
• E-book ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781635573176

SF novel a few woman who needs to be astronaut in 1986, and her position in area operation years later
] • Bloomsbury has this description with quotes from quite a few critiques.
• Publishers Weekly provides it a star-rated evaluate: “Swyler's beautiful story, told in eloquent prose, wonders. This meditation in time, loss and depth of human connection is both melancholic and amazing. ”

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* Weber, David and Jacob Holo: The Gordian Protocol
(Baen 978-1-4814-8396-Four, $ 27, 512pp, hardcover, May 2019 , cowl picture Dave Seeley)
• Nominal Publication Date: Tue 7.5.2019
• eBook ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 978-1-62579-710-0

Unbiased SF novel by a professor of history with a psychotic period, the place he detects the historical past of an alternate after World Conflict II
• This hyperlink is out there on Baen's website, which has a link to a number of samples.
• The weekly evaluate by publishers concludes: “… travel enthusiasts intend to enjoy moral problems, endless activities, and fresh writing. ”

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* Williams, Drew: A Chain Throughout the Dawn
(Tor 978-1250186140, $ 27.99, 320pp, Hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Publication Date: Tue May 7, 2019
• eBook ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9781250186157
• audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781250223340
• after universe # 2

SF novel, second in the next ] The Stars Now Unclaimed (2018), about two elements who’re on the lookout for gifted youngsters to recruit galactic enemies.
• The Macmillan website has this description and extract.
• Publishers Weekly Call The First Ebook a "Sarkine, Tropical-Filled Debut… Who Will Never Take Himself Seriously"

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* Williams, Tad: Empire of Grass
(DAW 978-0756410629, $ 30, 688pp, hardcover, May 2019)
• Nominal Launch Date: Ti 7.5.2019
• ISBN ISBN [link to Amazon Kindle edition]: 9780698191495
• Audiobook ISBN [link to Amazon]: 9781524735524
• The Final King of Osten Ard # 2

The Fantasy novel, The Subsequent in the Trilogy ] Witchwood Crown (2017), set for the Universe of Reminiscence, Sorrow, and Thorn
• The Penguin Random Home website has this description and extract.

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