Adult SciFi, Fantasy & Horror

These science fiction, fantasy, and horror books are new to our shelves in the last 30 days (most recent on top).

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Liquid crystal nightingale / Eeleen Lee.
"Pleo Tanza is a survivor. Her father was broken by tragedy, her twin sister is dead--chewed up and spat out by the corruption and injustice of Chatoyance--but she's going to make it, whatever it takes. She's going to get off this rock. But escape is for …
Or what you will / Jo Walton.
A fictional hero who has assumed the roles of gods, warriors, scholars, and lovers in award-winning novels discovers that his author is dying and orchestrates a daring plan to catapult writer and character into immortality.
Malorie / Josh Malerman.
"Twelve years after Malorie and her children rowed up the river to safety, a blindfold is still the only thing that stands between sanity and madness. One glimpse of the creatures that stalk the world will drive a person to unspeakable violence. There re…
The forever house / Tim Waggoner.
"In Rockridge, Ohio, a sinister family moves into a sleepy cul de sac. The Eldreds feed on the negative emotions of humans, creating nightmarish realms within their house to entrap their prey. Neighbors are lured into the Eldreds' home and faced with chal…
The bank / Bentley Little.
"We know who you are! Can your current bank say that? We pride ourselves on providing unparalled service to all of our customers. We're looking forward to banking with YOU!" In the small town of Montgomery, Arizona, Kyle Decker's book shop is barely break…
Tales from the loop / Simon Stålenhag
"In 1954, the Swedish government ordered the construction of the world's largest particle accelerator. The facility was complete in 1969, located deep below the pastoral countryside of Malaroarna. The local population called this marvel of technology The …
Goldilocks / Laura Lam.
The Earth is in environmental collapse. The future of humanity hangs in the balance. But a team of women are preparing to save it, even if they'll need to steal a spaceship to do it first. Despite increasing restrictions on the freedoms of women on Earth,…
The trouble with peace / Joe Abercrombie.
"Conspiracy. Betrayal. Rebellion. Peace is just another kind of battlefield. Savine dan Glokta, once Adua's most powerful investor, finds her judgement, fortune and reputation in tatters. But she still has all her ambitions, and no scruple will be permitt…
Carpe diem / Sharon Lee & Steve Miller.
"On the run from interplanetary assassins, covert operative Val Con yos'Phelium and former mercenary sergeant Miri Robertson have wound up stranded on a distant planet with no rescue in sight. Until they figure out a way back to Liad, these two lost souls…
Sixteenth watch / Myke Cole.
"A lifelong Search-and-Rescuewoman, Coast Guard Captain Jane Oliver is ready for a peaceful retirement. But when tragedy strikes, Oliver loses her husband and her plans for the future, and finds herself thrust into a role she’s not prepared for. Suddenly …
Weave the lightning / Corry L. Lee.
"Empire. Revolution. Magic. Gerrit is the son of Bourshkanya’s Supreme-General. Despite his powerful storm-affinity and the State’s best training, he can’t control his magic. To escape the brutal consequences, he flees. Celka is a travelling circus perfor…
Piranesi / Susanna Clarke.
"Piranesi's house is no ordinary building: its rooms are infinite, its corridors endless, its walls are lined with thousands upon thousands of statues, each one different from all the others. Within the labyrinth of halls an ocean is imprisoned; waves thu…
A snake lies waiting / Jin Yong ; translated from the Chinese by Anna Holmwood and Gigi Chang.
"Guo Jing has confronted Apothecary Huang, his sweetheart Lotus Huang's father, on Peach Blossom Island, and bested the villainous Gallant Ouyang in the three trials to win the hand of his beloved. But now, along with his two friends and shifus, Zhou Boto…
Legacy of ash / Matthew Ward.
"A shadow has fallen over the Tressian Republic. Ruling families — once protectors of justice and democracy — now plot against one another with sharp words and sharper knives. Blinded by ambition, they remain heedless of the threat posed by the invading …
Master of poisons : a novel / Andrea Hairston.
The world is changing. Poison desert eats good farmland. Once-sweet water turns foul. The wind blows sand and sadness across the Empire. To get caught in a storm is death. To live and do nothing is death. There is magic in the world, but good conjure is h…
Agatha H and the siege of Mechanicsburg / Phil & Kaja Foglio.
"In a time when the Industrial Revolution has become an all-out war, mad science rules the world—with mixed success. In Agatha H and the Siege of Mechanicsburg, Agatha Heterodyne, the last of the Heterodyne family, has returned to her family’s hereditary…
Echo cycle / Patrick Edwards.
"68 CE. Fleeing disaster, young Winston Monk wakes to find himself trapped in the past, imprisoned by the mad Emperor Nero. The Roman civilization he idolized is anything but civilized, and his escape from a barbaric home has led him somewhere far more da…
To sleep in a sea of stars / Christopher Paolini.
A space voyager living her dream of exploring new worlds lands on a distant planet ripe for colonization before her discovery of a mysterious relic transforms her life and threatens the entire human race.
The invention of sound / Chuck Palahniuk.
"Private detective Foster Gates is a father is in search of his missing daughter, and sound engineer Mitzi harbors a secret that may help him solve the case. It's Mitzi's job to create the dubbed screams used in horror films and action movies. She's the b…
1636 : the Atlantic encounter / Eric Flint, Walter H. Hunt.
"It has taken almost five years for the United States of Europe to stabilize its position in 17th-century Europe. Now it turns its attention to the New World, where the English have ceded their colonial claims to France. There are vast lands and rich reso…
Starborn & godsons / Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, Steven Barnes.
"Avalon was thriving. The cold sleep colonists from Earth had settled on a verdant, livable world. The fast and cunning predators humans named 'grendels' were under control, and the mainland outposts well established. Avalon's new mainland hydroelectric p…
Marque of Caine / Charles E. Gannon.
"It's been two years since Caine Riordan was relieved of his command for following both his orders and his conscience. Now he's finally received the message he's been waiting for: a summons to visit the ancient and enigmatic Dornaani. And this time, makin…
Vagabonds / Hao Jingfang ; translated by Kenneth Liu.
"A century after the Martian war of independence, a group of kids are sent to Earth as delegates from Mars, but when they return home, they are caught between the two worlds, unable to reconcile the beauty and culture of Mars with their experiences on Ear…
Overruled / edited by Hank Davis and Christopher Ruocchio.
"ORDER IN THE COURT! A new anthology of science fiction stories that explores what the future of jurisprudence might well be like, with thrilling, hilarious, and downright entertaining results! So much fun, it oughta be illegal! Stories by Robert A. Heinl…
Bonds of brass / Emily Skrutskie.
"A young pilot risks everything to save his best friend—the man he trusts most and might even love—only to learn that his friend is secretly the heir to a brutal galactic empire. Ettian’s life was shattered when the merciless Umber Empire invaded his worl…
The sisters Grimm : a novel / Menna van Praag.
"Once upon a time, a demon who desired earthly domination fathered an army of dark daughters to help him corrupt humanity. As children, Goldie, Liyana, Scarlet, and Bea dreamed of a strange otherworld: a nightscape of mists and fog, perpetually falling le…
The pursuit of the Pankera : a parallel novel about parallel universes / Robert A. Heinlein.
"Robert A. Heinlein wrote The Number of the Beast, which was published in 1980. In the book Zeb, Deety, Hilda and Jake are ambushed by the alien 'Black Hats' and barely escape with their lives on a specially configured vehicle (the Gay Deceiver) which can…
The poet king / Ilana C. Myer.
"After a surprising upheaval, the nation of Tamryllin has a new ruler: Elissan Diar, who proclaims himself the first Poet King. Not all in court is happy with this regime change, as Rianna secretly schemes against him while she investigates a mysterious w…
The empress of salt and fortune / Nghi Vo.
"A young royal from the far north, is sent south for a political marriage in an empire reminiscent of imperial China. Her brothers are dead, her armies and their war mammoths long defeated and caged behind their borders. Alone and sometimes reviled, she m…
A broken queen / Sarah Kozloff.
"Barely surviving her imprisonment in Oromondo and scarred by its Fire Spirit, Cerulia is taken to a recovery house in Wyeland to heal from the trauma. As she wrestles with her destiny and now questions whether she should even attempt to win her throne, C…
Crush the king / Jennifer Estep.
"Queen Everleigh Blair of Bellona has survived the mass murder of the royal family, become a fearsome warrior trained by an elite gladiator troupe, and unleashed her ability to destroy magic. After surviving yet another assassination attempt orchestrated …
That we may live : spectacular Chinese fiction.
"A woman impulsively decides to visit her grandmother in a scene reminiscent of “Little Red Riding Hood,” only to find herself in a town of women obsessed with a mysterious fermented beverage. An aging and well-respected female newscaster at a provincial …
Servant of the crown / Duncan M. Hamilton.
"Long-laid plans finally bear fruit, but will it prove as sweet as hoped for? With the kiing on his deathbed, the power of Amaury has sought for so long is finally in his grasp. As opposition gathers from unexpected places, dragonkind fights for survival …
The faceless old woman who secretly lives in your home / Joseph Fink & Jeffrey Cranor.
"In the town of Night Vale, there’s a faceless old woman who secretly lives in everyone’s home, but no one knows how she got there or where she came from...until now. Told in a series of eerie flashbacks, the story of The Faceless Old Woman goes back cent…