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  Cover Art: The Teleportation Accident : a Novel Beauman, Ned
The Teleportation Accident : a Novel
The Teleportation Accident is a mash-up of historical fiction, L.A. noir, science fiction, and satire.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: 1636 : Seas of Fortune Cooper, Iver P.
1636 : Seas of Fortune
"A cosmic catastrophe, the Ring of Fire, strands the West Virginia town of Grantville in the middle of Europe during the Thirty Years War. Daring pioneers cross the Atlantic and found a new colony in South Africa hoping with up-time knowledge to prosper in the tropics and avoid Indian and African Slavery. In the west, the wave of change has reached Japan and intrigued the Shogun.
2014
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Twelve : a Novel Cronin, Justin.
The Twelve : a Novel
Survivors of a government-induced apocalypse endure their violent and disease-stricken world while protecting their loved ones; while a century into the future, members of a transformed society determinedly search for the original twelve virals.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: 1636 : the Kremlin Games Flint, Eric.
1636 : the Kremlin Games
After carving a place among the powers of 17th-century Western Europe, the out-of-time modern town of Grantville, West Virginia, must fight for its life in a war-torn Europe just emerging from medieval skullduggery.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Casino Infernale Green, Simon R.
Casino Infernale
A Shaman Bond and his witch girlfriend attend an annual gambling gala sponsored by a shady bank involved in supernatural crime in an attempt to bring it down in the latest installment of the series following Live and Let Drood.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Shadow of Night Harkness, Deborah E.
Shadow of Night
A follow-up to A Discovery of Witches finds Oxford scholar and reluctant witch Diana and vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont in Elizabethan London, where Diana seeks a magical tutor and Matthew confronts elements from his past at the same time the mystery of Ashmole 782 deepens.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon Hodder, Mark
Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon
Investigators Burton and Swinburne return to Africa to seek the source of the Nile, a magic gem, and a way to fix history.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The White Forest McOmber, Adam
The White Forest
Jane Silverlake lives in a crumbling family estate on the edge of Hampstead Heath. Jane has a secret--an unexplainable gift that allows her to see the souls of man-made objects. Her friend Nathan develops an interest in a cult led by a charismatic mystic popular with London's elite. Day encourages his followers to explore dream manipulation with the goal of discovering a strange hidden world, a place he calls the Empyrean. Nathan has vanished, and Jane realizes she must discover the origins of her talent and use it to find Nathan before it's too late.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Something Red Nicholas, Douglas
Something Red
Leading a troupe of companions across the mountains of 13th-century northwest England to find shelter from the coldest winter in memory, middle-aged Irishwoman Molly gradually realizes that they are being followed by a mysterious evil force that must be faced and defeated if they are to survive.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Blood of Tyrants Novik, Naomi
Blood of Tyrants
Shipwrecked and cast ashore in Japan with no memory of Temeraire or his own experiences as an English aviator, Capt. William Laurence finds himself tangled in deadly political intrigues that threaten not only his own life but England's already precarious position in the Far East.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Map of the Sky Palma, Fe┬┤lix J.
The Map of the Sky
When a New York socialite challenges her millionaire suitor to reproduce the extraterrestrial invasion featured in H.G. Wells' "War of the Worlds," three fantastical adventures in time travel and mystery ensue.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Fiddlehead Priest, Cherie.
Fiddlehead
Young ex-slave Gideon Bardsley is a brilliant inventor but the job is less glamorous than one might think, especially since the assassination attempts started. They're trying to destroy his greatest achievement: a calculating engine called Fiddlehead, which provides undeniable proof of something awful enough to destroy the world. Both man and machine are at risk from forces conspiring to keep the Civil War going. Bardsley has no choice but to ask his patron, former president Abraham Lincoln, for help.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Mirage Ruff, Matt.
The Mirage
A mind-bending novel in which an alternate history of 9/11 and its aftermath uncovers startling truths about America and the Middle East 11/9/2001
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Dominion Sansom, C. J.
Dominion
Twelve years have passed since Churchill lost to the appeasers and Britain surrendered to Nazi Germany. The global economy strains against the weight of the long German war against Russia still raging in the east. The British people find themselves under increasingly authoritarian rule--the press, radio, and television tightly controlled. But Churchill's Resistance soldiers on. As defiance grows, whispers circulate of a secret that could forever alter the balance of the global struggle. The keeper of that secret? Scientist Frank Muncaster, who languishes in a Birmingham mental hospital. Civil Servant David Fitzgerald is given the mission to rescue Frank and get him out of the country. Hard on his heels is Gestapo agent Gunther Hoth.
2014
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: V-S Day : a Novel of Alternate History Steele, Allen M.
V-S Day : a Novel of Alternate History
What if the race to space had occurred in the early days of World War II? It's 1941, and Wernher von Braun is ordered by his fuhrer to abandon the V-2 rocket and turn German resources in a daring new direction: construction of a manned orbital spacecraft capable of attacking the United States. Though the plan is top secret, British intelligence discovers it and brings word to Franklin Roosevelt. The American president determines that there is only one logical response: the United States must build a spacecraft with the ability to intercept and destroy it. Robert Goddard, inventor of the liquid-fuel rocket, agrees to head the classified project. So begins a race against time.
2014
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Given Sacrifice Stirling, S. M.
The Given Sacrifice
Rudi Mackenzie has won the battle that expelled the enemy from the new High Kingdom of Montival. Now he must free the people who live in the state once known as Idaho from occupation by the legions of the Church Universal and Triumphant. There he will finally confront the forces behind the Church The Powers of the Void. They threaten Rudi not only in the present, but also in the future represented by his children, Orlaith and John.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Apocalypse Codex Stross, Charles
The Apocalypse Codex
Persephone Hazard is a member of the Laundry, the supersecret British government agency tasked with defending the realm from occult threats. She investigates an American televangelist who seems to be able to miraculously heal people.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Two Fronts Turtledove, Harry.
Two Fronts
A penultimate entry in the series that includes the best-selling Hitler's War builds on the events of the previous four novels to reimagine a desperate Nazi response to a war on two fronts from the perspectives of famous leaders, everyday soldiers and civilians.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Happy Hour in Hell Williams, Tad
Happy Hour in Hell
Angel Bobby Dollar sets out to rescue his girlfriend Casimira being held hostage in the netherworld by the demon Eligor while also trying to elude an undead psychopath named Smyler.
2013
Adult Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Alif the Unseen Wilson, G. Willow
Alif the Unseen
In an unnamed Middle Eastern security state, a young Arab-Indian hacker shields his clients from surveillance and tries to stay out of trouble. He goes by Alif. Then "The Hand of God", the head of State security, and his henchmen come after Alif, driving him underground. When Alif discovers the secret book of the jinn, which both he and the Hand suspect may unleash a new level of information technology, the stakes are raised and Alif must struggle for life or death, aided by forces seen and unseen.
2012
Adult Fiction Book
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