A tale inspired by "Beauty and the Beast" follows the experiences of Agnieszka, who becomes the latest girl chosen to serve an immortal wizard who protects their village from the malevolent forces of a nearby forest.
Working as an enforcer for a corrupt developer, Angel Velasquez teams up with a hardened journalist and a street-smart Texan to investigate rumors of California's imminent monopoly on limited water supplies. By the National Book Award-finalist author of The Windup Girl.
When a catastrophic event dooms the planet, nations around the world band together to devise an ambitious survival plan in outer space 5,000 years before their progeny organize an audacious return. By the best-selling author of Cryptonomicon.
Lord Blackheart, a villain with a vendetta, and his sidekick, Nimona, an impulsive young shapeshifter, must prove to the kingdom that Sir Goldenloin and the Institution of Law Enforcement and Heroics aren't the heroes everyone thinks they are.
Liavek is a shared world, a bustling trade city originally created in the 1980s by a group of fantasy and science fiction authors in a series of short-story anthologies. Original contributors Patricia C. Wrede and Pamela Dean revive their own long out of print Liavek stories in Points of Departure.
Set a century into the future, Wasteland depicts an America turned to desert by a catastrophe called, oddly enough, The Big Wet. Johnston and a team of illustrators tell an epic story of the erosion of civilization, set against a background of tribal battles and crumbling remnants of technology.
A private investigator's routine surveillance case in a flooded, post-apocalypse New York City leads to the discovery of a secret treasure from the past that numerous adversaries would kill to acquire. By the author of All Men of Genius.
Gun-slinging, chain-smoking Lou Meriwether is a psychopomp, tasked with guiding spirits who've lost their way. Author Molly Tanzer sets Lou's adventures against a gritty, spooky alternate version of the Wild West, full of villains alive and undead.