SCIENCE FICTION BOOKS

All Science Fiction books listed are hardcover first editions, first printings unless stated otherwise.

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THE H.O.G. SYNDROME

By: Brite, Poppy Z.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Subterranean Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003811

Condition: Very Fine


Chap book, soft cover first edition. Very fine (unread) copy in laminated wrapper as issued. First publication for a novellette written (and left in its original form without changes), by Brite when she was 12 years old. Published as a companion title to Antediluvian Tales, a signed limited edition partially original collection of Brite's short fiction also published by Subterranean Press in 2007. View more info

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MOTHERSHIP

By: Brosnan, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002494

ISBN: 0575074914

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (This is the only hardcover edition. No US publication known at this time.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Expedition by the medieval-like inhabitants of Urba set out to discover the reason for the terrible portents in the sky, and the sudden disappearance of the Elites, unknown to them that Urba is actually a millenia old generation ship and the Elite were the ship's crew. View more info

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NEW YORK NIGHTS

By: Brown, Eric

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001621

ISBN: 0575068728

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover UK, first printing and true first edition. (No US edition published.) Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Volume One of the Virex Trilogy. In the near future American society is decimated and fractionalized by refugees after a limited nuclear exchange turnes the eastern seaboard into a hot-zone. Two private investigators who specialize finding missing persons in this social chaos pursue a case which plunges them into the Virtual Reality culture, where the question is asked: Which is better? The real world of social chaos or the... View more info

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WEB: UNTOUCHABLE

By: Brown, Eric

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Orion Dolphin Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000533

ISBN: 1858815282

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover copy in pictorial boards without jacket as issued. First edition and first printing. Very fine (unread) copy. Book 3 in The Web juvenile series. Other authors in this shared-world series include Stephen Baxter, Stephen Bowkett, Eric Brown, Peter Hamilton and Maggie Furey. View more info

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PARADOX LOST AND TWELVE OTHER GREAT SCIENCE FICTION STORIES

By: Brown, Fredric and Elizabeth C. Brown

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Random House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004355

ISBN: 0394484487

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition without the letter "A" on the copyright page. (During this period Random House dropped the "A" to indicate a first printing from the letter sequence. A second printing would drop the "B" letter and so on.) Not a book club, remainder for ex-library copy. Moderate foxing on top and side edge of page block. Bottom edge of jacket shows some light wear. Aside from these defects a straight, square copy. The jacket is clean without tears with the $5.95 price intact. Rare to find a copy intact without previous owner'... View more info

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WORLD SCIENCE FICTION CONVENTION BUCCONEER 1998 SOUVENIR BOOK

By: Bucconeer Worldcon 1998

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore Worldcon 1998: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001077

Condition: Very Fine


Fine (unread) copy in fine pictorial cover. Full color with b&w drawings. Souvenir book presented at the 54th Annual Science Fiction Convention held at Baltimore, Maryland from August 5 to 9, 1998. Over 100 pages of original short stories, articles and essays by the Guests of Honor including: C. J. Cherryh, Milton A. Rothman, Stanley Schimdt, Michael Whelan, J. Michael Straczynski and Charles Sheffield. Original full color, wrap-around cover art by Michael Whelan. View more info

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DIPLOMATIC IMMUNITY (SIGNED)

By: Bujold, Lois McMaster

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baen: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 002526

ISBN: 0743435338

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Printing with "1" present in complete number line. Signed by Bujold on the title page. Unfortunate remainder stripe on top edge of page block, else fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Not book club or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. A Vorkosigan novel. Award History: 2003 Locus Award Nominee (lost to The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson); 2004 Nebula Award Nominee (lost to The Speed of Dark by Elizabeth Moon); Amazon's Best of 2002 Editors' Picks: Science Fiction & Fantasy. Pu... View more info

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DIRTY WORK (SIGNED)

By: Cadigan, Pat

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ziesing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001286

ISBN: 0929480279

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover, and first trade edition. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Signed by Cadigan on the title page. Not a book club, remainder nor ex-library copy. Collection of 18 stories including "Lost Girls" first published here. Each story is preceded by an author introduction. "[P]assionate, fiesty, lyrical when it needs to be. But above all it's powerful." - Locus, November 1993. View more info

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DERVISH IS DIGITAL

By: Cadigan, Pat

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001746

ISBN: 0333779533

Condition: Very Fine


First Printing, trade paperback and the first world edition. (The first hardcover was published by Tor in July, 2001.) Very fine (unread) condition. Mystery/SF novel with the return of Doré Konstantin, the embattled investigator of the TechnoCrime, Artificial Reality Division first introduced in the novel Tea from an Empty Cup. Tea was called by Salon magazine "a tightly plotted, crisply written novel that fits the classic noir mystery template set down by the likes of Raymond Chandler more comfortably than anything William Gibson has ever written." Cadigan is the two-time winner of t... View more info

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DERVISH IS DIGITAL (SIGNED)

By: Cadigan, Pat

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001747

ISBN: 0333779533

Condition: Very Fine


First Printing, trade paperback and the first world edition. (The first hardcover was published by Tor in July, 2001.) Very fine (unread) condition. Signed by Cadigan on the title page. Mystery/SF novel with the return of Doré Konstantin, the embattled investigator of the TechnoCrime, Artificial Reality Division first introduced in the novel Tea from an Empty Cup. Tea was called by Salon magazine "a tightly plotted, crisply written novel that fits the classic noir mystery template set down by the likes of Raymond Chandler more comfortably than anything William Gibson has ever writt... View more info

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DEAD GIRLS

By: Calder, Richard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: St. Martins Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000337

ISBN: 0312130457

Condition: As New


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover, first printing and first US edition. (Preceded by the HarperCollins UK, edition published in 1993). Not a remainder nor ex-library copy. SF novel about a plague that turns women into plastic dolls. Calder's well received first novel and the first book in the trilogy. Award History: 1996 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best First Novel (lost to The Bohr Maker by Linda Nagata). View more info

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SHADOW PUPPETS

By: Card, Orson Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tor: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003288

ISBN: 0765300176

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. (It's very difficult to find first edition copies today without remainder mark flaws on them.) Award History: 2003 Locus Poll Award Nominee for Best SF Novel (lost to The Years of Rice and Salt by Kim Stanley Robinson.) View more info

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ENDER'S SHADOW

By: Card, Orson Scott

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tor: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003301

ISBN: 031286860X

Condition: Fine


Very fine (unread) copy in very fine jacket. Hardcover first edition, first printing. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. A clean, straight copy without price-clipping. Parallel novel to Ender's Game, exploring the early life of Ender's strategist, Bean. Award History: 2000 Hugo Award Nominee (lost to A Deepness in the Sky by Vinge); 2000 Locus Poll Award Nominee (lost to Cryptonomicon by Stephenson). View more info

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TIME'S FOOL

By: Carrington, Grant

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Doubleday Science Fiction: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003642

ISBN: 0385152884

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated first printing with printing Code K 51 on page 179. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Not a remainder, book club or ex-library copy.The author's first novel best known for his short fiction. A clean, square copy without price-clipping. View more info

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MOONSTONE AND TIGER-EYE: AUTHOR'S CHOICE MONTHLY ISSUE 29 (SIGNED)

By: Charnas, Suzy McKee

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pulphouse Puplishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 001695

Condition: Very Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. First signed and limited edition. Very fine (unread) condition in uncoated, multi-tone paper dustjacket. (Few of this series had mult-tone jacket designs.) Signed by Charnas on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Collection of two stories plus introduction. No. 29 in the Pulphouse Author's Choice Monthly series. Nicely crafted limited edition, one of 300 signed and unnumbered copies. View more info

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CHANUR'S VENTURE (SIGNED)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Daw: 1985

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003452

Condition: Near Fine


Book Club edition and first printing Code P08 on page 181 with code 3885 on rear jacket panel. First Thus edition. (Previously published in limited and limited trade editions by specialty publisher Phantasia Press in 1984, this is the first hardcover for the commercial market.) Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Several small closed tears and nicks at top edge of jacket panel. One vertical jacket dent (1.0 cm in length) on rear panel near spine. Page block shows some minor age-related wear, but overall a clean, square copy without clipping. Set in Cherryh's Union-Alliance universe and sequel ... View more info

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CLOUD'S RIDER (SIGNED)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Warner: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003850

ISBN: 0446519103

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Signed by Cherryh on the title page. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Lightly bumped at bottom tips, else fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. Second novel in the Finisterre series. View more info

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KIF STRIKE BACK [THE] (SIGNED)

By: Cherryh, C. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Daw: 1986

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004014

Condition: Near Fine


Book Club edition. First printing code "Q10" on page 252 and code 01175 at bottom corner of rear jacket panel. Not a remainder or ex-library copy. Signed by Cherryh on the title page Issued by the Science Fiction Book Club. Moderate foxing on upper page block, else square and straight copy without the usual clipping or previous owner's marks. Jacket has two faint tape ghosts on rear panel, else is clean without tears or stains. Unusually good condition for a book club this age. Previously published in limited and trade editions in 1985 by specialty publisher Phantasia Press. Thi... View more info

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TIME SIEGE

By: Chu, Wesley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tor: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005290

ISBN: 0765377543

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing. Stated First Edition with "1" present in complete number line. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. Fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. View more info

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SONGS OF DISTANT EARTH [THE]

By: Clarke, Arthur C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ballantine Del Rey: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000481

ISBN: 0345332199

Condition: Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and first hardcover edition. (Preceded by the Grafton paperback edition published in the UK.) Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy.A fine (unread) copy in fine jacket. A clean, square copy in pristine jacket with price intact in protective brodart cover. Unusual to find copies in fine condition without previous owner's marks or inscriptions. An idyllic planet inhabited by a small community of humans is visited by huge colony ship carrying one million refugees from Earth. Clarke's first novel after publishing 2010: Odyssey Two. Very nice jacket i... View more info