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Abnett, Dan – First and Only
Abnett, Dan – Titanicus
Abnett, Dan – Doctor Who: The Story of Martha
Abnett, Dan – Blood Pact
Adams, Guy – Torchwood: The House That Jack Built
Ahmed, Saladin – Throne of the Crescent Moon
Anderson, Poul – Tau Zero
Aryan, Stephen – Battlemage
Aryan, Stephen – Bloodmage
Aryan, Stephen – Of Gods and Men
Asher, Neal – The Engineer ReConditioned
Asher, Neal – Gridlinked
Asher, Neal – The Line of Polity
Asher, Neal – Cowl
Asher, Neal – Brass Man
Asher, Neal – Prador Moon
Asher, Neal – Polity Agent
Asher, Neal – Hilldiggers
Asher, Neal – Shadow of the Scorpion
Asher, Neal – The Gabble and Other Stories
Asher, Neal – Line War
Asher, Neal – Orbus
Asher, Neal – The Technician
Asher, Neal – The Departure
Asher, Neal – Zero Point
Asher, Neal – Jupiter War
Asher, Neal – War Factory
Ashley, Mike – The Mammoth Book of Mind Blowing SF
Asimov, Isaac – Foundation

Ballantyne, Tony – Twisted Metal
Ballantyne, Tony – Dream London
Barclay, James – Vault of Deeds
Bear, Greg – Eon
Beckett, Chris – The Holy Machine
Benn, Mitch – Terra’s World
Bennett, Natasha – War of the Soulites
Benson, Julian – Invaders from Beyond
Bischoff, David – Hunter’s Planet
Bischoff, David & Sheckley, Robert – The Complete Aliens Omnibus Volume 2
Bisson, Terry – Planet of Mystery
Bockoven, Mike – FantasticLand
Brett, Peter V – The Warded Man
Brett, Peter V – The Great Bazaar
Brett, Peter V – The Desert Spear
Brett, Peter V – Brayan’s Gold
Brett, Peter V – The Daylight War
Brin, David – Sundiver
Brooke, Keith – The Accord
Brooks, Terry – The High Druid’s Blade
Brown, Eric – Meridian Days
Brown, Eric – The Fall of Tartarus
Brown, Eric – Approaching Omega
Brown, Eric – Starship Summer
Brown, Eric – Kethani
Brown, Eric – Necropath
Brown, Eric – Xenopath
Brown, Eric – Cosmopath
Brown, Eric – Starship Fall
Brown, Eric – Engineman
Brown, Eric – Starship Winter
Brown, Eric – The Kings of Eternity
Brown, Eric – Weird Space: The Devil’s Nebula
Brown, Eric – The Serene Invasion
Brown, Eric – Weird Space: Satan’s Reach
Brown, Eric – Salvage
Brown, Eric – Famadihana on Fomalhaut IV
Brown, Eric – Jani and the Greater Game
Brown, Eric & McCormack, Una – Weird Space: The Baba Yaga
Brown, Eric – Binary
Brown, E.M. – Buying Time
Buckell, Tobias – Crystal Rain
Buckell, Tobias – Ragamuffin
Buckell, Tobias – Sly Mongoose
Buckell, Tobias – The Apocalypse Ocean
Buettner, Robert – Orphanage
Buettner, Robert – Orphan’s Destiny
Buettner, Robert – Orphan’s Journey
Buettner, Robert – Orphan’s Alliance
Butcher, Jim – Storm Front
Butcher, Jim – Skin Game
Butcher, Jim – The Aeronaut’s Windlass
Butcher, Jim – Working For Bigfoot

Campbell, Jack – Dauntless
Campbell, Jack – Fearless
Campbell, Jack – Courageous
Campbell, Jack – Valiant, Relentless, Victorious
Campbell, Jack – Dreadnaught
Campbell, Jack – Invincible
Campbell, Jack – Guardian
Campbell, Jack – Steadfast
Campbell, Jack – Leviathan
Campbell, Jack – Vanguard
Card, Orson Scott – Ender’s Game
Card, Orson Scott – Ender in Exile
Chambers, Becky – The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet
Charlton, Blake – Spellwright
Christopher, Adam – The Burning Dark
Chu, Wesley – Time Salvager
Chu, Wesley – The Days of Tao
Clarke, Arthur C – Rendezvous with Rama
Cline, Ernest – Ready Player One
Cline, Ernest – Armada
Cobley, Mike – Seeds of Earth
Cobley, Mike – The Orphaned Worlds
Cogman, Genevieve – The Invisible Library
Collins, Suzanne – The Hunger Games
Collins, Suzanne – Catching Fire
Collins, Suzanne – Mockingjay
Cooper, Elspeth – Songs of the Earth
Corey, James S A – Leviathan Wakes
Corey, James S A – Caliban’s War
Crichton, Michael – Grave Descend
Cummings, Sean – Poltergeeks

Dansky, Richard – Firefly Rain
David, Peter & Furth, Robin – The Gunslinger Born
David, Peter & Furth, Robin – The Long Road Home
de Pierres, Marianne – Nylon Angel
de Pierres, Marianne – Dark Space
de Pierres, Marianne – Chaos Space
de Pierres, Marianne – Mirror Space
de Pierres, Marianne – Glitter Rose
de Pierres, Marianne – Peacemaker
Dembski-Bowden, Aaron – Cadian Blood
Dickinson, John – WE
Doctorow, Cory – Makers
Donaldson, Stephen – The Real Story
Dow, Michael – Dark Matters
Dozois, Gardner – Galactic Empires

Edelman, David Louis – Infoquake
Erikson, Steven – Willful Child
Esselmont, Ian C – Night of Knives

Flint, Erik & Spoor, Ryk E – Boundary
Frost, Toby – Space Captain Smith
Frost, Toby – God-Emperor of Didcot
Frost, Toby – Wrath of the Lemming-Men

Gibson, Gary – Angel Stations
Gibson, Gary – Stealing Light
Gibson, Gary – Nova War
Gibson, Gary – Final Days
Gibson, Gary – Extinction Game
Golden, Christopher – Alien: River of Pain
Grant, Mira – Feed
Gunn, David – Death’s Head
Gunn, David – Death’s Head: Maximum Offense
Gunn, David- Death’s Head: Day of the Damned
Gustainis, Justin – Hard Spell

Haldeman, Joe – The Forever War
Hamilton, Peter F – Mindstar Rising
Hamilton, Peter F – Watching Trees Grow
Hamilton, Peter F – Fallen Dragon
Hamilton, Peter F – Misspent Youth
Hamilton, Peter F – Pandora’s Star
Hamilton, Peter F – Judas Unchained
Hamilton, Peter F – The Dreaming Void
Hamilton, Peter F – The Temporal Void
Hamilton, Peter F – The Evolutionary Void
Hamilton, Peter F – The Demon Trap
Hamilton, Peter F – Manhattan in Reverse
Hamilton, Peter F – Great North Road
Hamilton, Peter F – The Abyss Beyond Dreams
Hamilton, Peter F – A Window Into Time
Hamilton, Peter F – Night Without Stars
Hamilton, Peter F – Salvation
Harris, Charlaine – Midnight Crossroad
Hartley, AJ – Act of Will
Harvey, Colin – Winter Song
Hemry, John G – JAG in Space
Hines, Jim C – Terminal Alliance
Horton, Ben – Monster Republic
Howard, Jonathan L – Katya’s World
Howey, Hugh – Wool
Hughes, Matthew – Of Whimsies and Noubles

Jeapes, Ben – Phoenicia’s Worlds
Jones, Geoff – The Dinosaur Four

King, Stephen – The Gunslinger
King, Stephen – The Drawing of the Three
King, Stephen – The Waste Lands
King, Stephen – Cell
King, Stephen – UR
King, Stephen – The Wind Through The Keyhole
King, Stephen – Mr Mercedes
King, Stephen – Joyland
Koboldt, Dan – The Rogue Retrieval
Koboldt, Dan – The Island Deception
Koboldt, Dan – The World Awakening
Kress, Nancy – Yesterday’s Kin
Krokos, Dan – The Planet Thieves
Kyme, Nick & Priestley, Lindsey – Heroes of the Space Marines

Lamb, Alex – Roboteer
Lebbon, Tim – Predator: Incursion
Litt, Toby – Journey Into Space
Lord, Tabitha – Horizon
Lynch, Scott – The Lies of Locke Lamora

Major, Tim – Invaders from Beyond
Mann, George – The Solaris Book of New SF 3
McMaster Bujold, Lois – The Warrior’s Apprentice
Meyer, Scott – Off to Be the Wizard
Meyer, Scott – An Unwelcome Quest
Meyer, Scott – Master of Formalities
Mieville, China – The City and The City
Moody, David – Autumn
Moody, David – Autumn: The City
Moore, James A. – Alien: Sea of Sorrows
Morgan, Richard – Altered Carbon
Morris, Mark – Torchwood: Bay of the Dead
Morris, Jonathan – Touched by an Angel

Neuvel, Sylvain – Waking Gods
Nuttall, Christopher – The Oncoming Storm

Palmer, Philip – Red Claw
Parkin, Lance – Doctor Who: The Eyeless
Perry, Steve & Stephani – Prey
Perry, Steve – The Complete Aliens Omnibus Volume 1
Powell, Gareth – Silversands
Powell, Gareth L – Ack-Ack Macaque
Powell, Gareth L – Hive Monkey
Powell, Gareth L – Macaque Attack
Pratchett, Terry – The Colour of Magic

Ransom, Christopher – The Birthing House
Redick, Robert VS – The Red Wolf Conspiracy
Redick, Robert VS – The Rats and the Ruling Sea
Resnick, Mike – Starship Mutiny
Resnick, Mike – Starship Pirate
Resnick, Mike – Starship Mercenary
Resnick, Mike – Starship Rebel
Resnick, Mike – Starship Flagship
Reynolds, Alastair – House of Suns
Reynolds, Alastair – Terminal World
Reynolds, Alastair – Slow Bullets
Rothfuss, Patrick – The Name of the Wind
Rusch, Kristin Kathryn – Diving Into The Wreck

Sandford, John & Ctein – Saturn Run
Sawyer, Robert J – Flashforward
Sawyer, Robert J – Wake
Sawyer, Robert J – Watch
Scalzi, John – Old Man’s War
Scalzi, John – The Ghost Brigades
Scalzi, John – The Last Colony
Scalzi, John – Zoe’s Tale
Scalzi, John – The Human Division
Scalzi, John – Fuzzy Nation
Scalzi, John – Redshirts
Scalzi, John – Lock In
Schofield, Sandy and Perry, Stephani – The Complete Aliens Omnibus Volume 3
Schoon, Christian – Zenn Scarlett
Schreiber, Joe – Star Wars Death Troopers
Sheehan, Anna – A Long, Long Sleep
Sheehan, Anna – No Life But This
Shirley, John – Borderlands: Unconquered
Shusterman, Neal – Everlost
Simmons, Dan – Hyperion
Sinclair, Colin – Invaders from Beyond
Smith, Gavin – Veteran
Smith, Gavin – The Bastard Legion
Steele, Allen – Arkwright
Stewart, Paul & Riddell, Chris – Wyrmeweald: Returner’s Wealth
Stross, Charles – The Nightmare Stacks
Struben, Bernd – 40 Years
Struben, Bernd – The Duke’s Dish & One Bare Foot
Suarez, Daniel – Daemon

Thomas, L E – Star Runners

VanderMeer, Jeff – Predator: South China Sea
VanderMeer, Ann & Jeff – Fast Ships, Black Sails
Villazon, Luis – A Jar of Wasps

Weber, David – On Basilisk Station
Weber, David – The Honor of the Queen
Weber, David – The Short Victorious War
Weber, David – Field of Dishonor
Weber, David – Out of the Dark
Weber, David – A Beautiful Friendship
Weber, David & Lindskold, Jane – Fire Season
Weber, David & Lindskold, Jane – Treecat Wars
Weber, David & Zahn, Timothy – A Call to Duty
Whates, Ian – The Noise Within
Whates, Ian – Now We Are Ten
Whedon, Josh – Those Left Behind & Better Days
White, Alex – Alien: The Cold Forge
Williams, Liz – Winterstrike
Williams, Sean – Saturn Returns
Williams, Sean – Cenotaxis
Williams, Sean – Earth Ascendant
Williams, Sean – The Grand Conjunction
Williams, Walter Jon – Implied Spaces
Williams, Walter Jon – This Is Not A Game
Wilson, Robert Charles – Last Year
Wooding, Chris – Retribution Falls
Wooding, Chris – The Black Lung Captain
Wooding, Chris – The Iron Jackal

Zafon, Carlos Ruiz – The Prince of Mist
Zahn, Timothy – Heir to the Empire
Zahn, Timothy – Dark Force Rising
Zahn, Timothy – The Domino Pattern
Zou, Henry – Emperor’s Mercy


An interview with Stephen Aryan (2015)
An interview with M.D. Lachlan (2011)
An interview with Elspeth Cooper (2011)
An interview with Eric Brown (2010)
An interview with Peter F Hamilton (2010)
An interview with Gary Gibson (2009)
An interview with Toby Frost (2009)
An interview with Tony Ballantyne (2009)
An interview with Mike Cobley (2009)
An interview with Marianne de Pierres (2008)
An interview with Peter F Hamilton (2008)
An interview with Stephen Aryan (2015)

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