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Dune

Dune

by Frank Herbert

The first in the epic science fiction series of the same name, Dune is set on the desert planet Arrakis, host to "the Spice" - the most important resource in the universe, needed for interplanetary travel and coveted for its effects on longevity and granting incredible psychic powers among humans. Amidst an intergalactic power struggle, would-be heir to the planet's stewardship Paul Atreides is cast out into the desert to die following a coup. Joining a group of zealots called the Fremen, Paul soon... Read more about this item
Children Of Dune

Children Of Dune

by Frank Herbert

Children of Dune is a science fiction novel by Frank Herbert, third in a series of six novels set in the Dune universe. The novel was nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Novel in 1977. It was originally serialized in Analog Science Fiction and Fact in 1976, and was the last Dune novel to be serialized before book publication. The novels Dune Messiah and Children of Dune were adapted into a well-received mini-series entitled Frank Herbert's Children of Dune by the Sci-Fi Channel in 2003.
Station Eleven

Station Eleven

by Emily St John Mandel

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization’s collapse—the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming the scattered outposts of the Great Lakes region, risking everything for art and humanity. Now an original series on HBO Max. Over one million copies sold!

Kirsten Raymonde will never forget the night Arthur Leander, the famous Hollywood actor, had a heart attack on stage during a... Read more about this item
Heretics Of Dune

Heretics Of Dune

by Frank Herbert

Heretics of Dune is a 1984 science fiction novel by Frank Herbert, fifth in a series of six novels.
God Emperor Of Dune

God Emperor Of Dune

by Frank Herbert

God Emperor of Dune is a science fiction novel by Frank Herbert published in 1981, the fourth in the Dune series.
Three-Body Problem, The

Three-Body Problem, The

by Liu Cixin

2015 Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel. 
A Deepness In the Sky

A Deepness In the Sky

by Vernor Vinge

A Deepness in the Sky is a Hugo Award winning science fiction novel by Vernor Vinge. Published in 1999, the novel is a loose prequel (set twenty thousand years earlier) to his earlier novel A Fire Upon the Deep (1992). The title is coined by one of the story's main characters in a debate, in a reference to the hibernating habits of his species and to the vastness of space.
Ready Player One

Ready Player One

by Ernest Cline

ERNEST CLINE has worked as a short-order cook, fish gutter, plasma donor, elitist video store clerk, and tech support drone.  His primary occupation, however, has always been geeking out, and he eventually threw aside those other promising career paths to express his love of pop culture fulltime as a spoken word artist and screenwriter. His 2009 film Fanboys, much to his surprise, became a cult phenomenon.  These days Ernie lives in Austin, Texas with his wife, their daughter, and a large... Read more about this item
Perelandra

Perelandra

by C S Lewis

Perelandra, the second novel in Lewis's science fiction trilogy, tells of Dr. Ransom's voyage to the paradise planet of Perelandra, or Venus, which turns out to be a beautiful Eden-like world. He is horrified to find that his old enemy, Dr. Weston, has also arrived and is putting him in grave peril once more. As the mad Weston's body is taken over by the forces of evil, Ransom engages in a desperate struggle to save the innocence of Perelandra! -C.S. Lewis Official Website. 
Sundiver

Sundiver

by David Brin

Sundiver is a 1980 science fiction novel by David Brin. It is the first book of his Uplift trilogy, and was followed by the Hugo and Nebula award winning novel Startide Rising in 1983.
Speaker For the Dead

Speaker For the Dead

by Orson Scott Card

Speaker for the Dead (1986) is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card and an indirect sequel to the novel Ender's Game. This book takes place around the year 5270, some 3,000 years after the events in Ender's Game. However, due to relativistic space travel Ender himself (who now goes by his real name Andrew Wiggin or by his title "Speaker for the Dead") is only about 35 years old. This is the first book to talk about Starways Congress, a high standpoint Legislation for the human... Read more about this item
That Hideous Strength

That Hideous Strength

by C S Lewis

That Hideous Strength is the third novel in Lewis's science fiction trilogy. Set on Earth, it tells of a terrifying conspiracy against humanity. The story surrounds Mark and Jane Studdock, a newly married couple. Mark is a sociologist who is enticed to join an organization called N.I.C.E., which aims to control all human life. Jane, meanwhile, has bizarre prophetic dreams about a decapitated scientist, Alcasan. As Mark is drawn inextricably into the sinister organization, he discovers the truth of his... Read more about this item
Caliban's War

Caliban's War

by James S a Corey

The Dying Earth

The Dying Earth

by Jack Vance

Abaddon's Gate

Abaddon's Gate

by James S a Corey

Red Alert

Red Alert

by Peter Bryant

The Foundation Trilogy

The Foundation Trilogy

by Isaac Asimov

Area X

Area X

by Jeff Vandermeer

Babylon's Ashes

Babylon's Ashes

by James a Corey

The Dark Forest

The Dark Forest

by Liu Cixin

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Dune Messiah

by Frank Herbert

Darkness descends upon Paul Atreides, now Emperor of a vast empire. Haunted by the consequences of his triumph, he grapples with the weight of prescience, veiled in shadows of uncertainty. As political intrigue intertwines with religious fervor, allies transform into foes, and betrayal lurks in every corner. Paul's empire teeters on the edge of collapse, while a clandestine plot unfolds, threatening to shatter his vision of a better future. Amidst a backdrop of secrets and enigmas, Herbert's masterful... Read more about this item
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Unexpected Stories

by Octavia Butler

Science Fiction Books & Ephemera

Ray Bradbury's The Martian Chronicles: July 10, 1978 Shooting Script #1, #2 and #3 (complete)

Ray Bradbury's The Martian Chronicles: July 10, 1978 Shooting Script #1, #2 and #3 (complete)

by [Bradbury, Ray] Matheson, Richard

Los Angeles: Charles Friess / Stonehenge, 1978. Pamphlet. Near fine. Three early draft scripts dated July 10, 1978, for the NBC mini-series starring Rock Hudson, with Roddy McDowall and Bernedette Peters. The SF series, based on Ray Bradbury's book and adapted for the screen by the SF/Horror novelist Richard Matheson, imagined the Earth's attempt to colonize Mars. This is an early draft of the mini-series script; the final shooting scripts were several pages shorter. These scripts are printed on pink... Read more about this item
Item Price
A$1,745.45
The Transformed Mouse: A Parable from the Panchatantra (2nd Century A.D.)

The Transformed Mouse: A Parable from the Panchatantra (2nd Century A.D.)

by Ketchum, Jack (pseudonym of Dallas Mayr)

(N.-pl.): Biting Dog Press, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. A short story (20 pages), limited to 250 copies bound in folding cloth covers tied with a leather "mouse tail." Introduction by Nancy A. Collins. Illustrated with lovely wood engravings by George A. Walker. Limited to 250 copies signed by Ketchum, Collins, and Walker. First edition (first printing). This is one of about 150 copies bound in gray cloth and not numbered (apparently only the 100 leather-bound copies were actually numbered).... Read more about this item
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A$183.73
Men That Might Have Been

Men That Might Have Been

by Robinson, W. Heath

London: Ferret Fantasy, 1974. First Edition. Pamphlet. Very good. Nine reproductions of Robinson's fanciful creatures. Published in an edition of 500 copies. 8-1/4 by 11-1/2 inches. First edition. A very good copy (a tad musty). Oversized pamphlet.
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A$73.49
The Seed

The Seed

by Dan Thomas

The Seed by Dan Thomas, Ballantine U6115, 1968, paperback original. Cover art by Steele Savage. Book is bright, square and tight; light, partial readers crease.
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A$7.66
Blackburn's Lady [Signed, Lettered]

Blackburn's Lady [Signed, Lettered]

by Denton, Bradley

Burton, MI: Subterranean Press, 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. A short story. 32 pages. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in illustrated boards (no dust jacket). This is copy T of 26 lettered copies, signed by Denton on a limitation page.
Item Price
A$137.80
The Ants and Dinosaurs [Signed]

The Ants and Dinosaurs [Signed]

by Liu, Cixin

London: Head of Zeus, 2020. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Liu first published a story with this title in 2010; this is the first English-language edition of the expanded version of this satirical novel. Translated by Elizabeth Hanlon. This is one of an unspecified number of copies issued signed by the author on a tipped in page. 249 pages. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed by Liu.
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A$183.73
Valentine of Majipoor

Valentine of Majipoor

by Robert Silverberg

Valentine of Majipoor by Robert Silverberg, SFBC, 1998, Book Club edition. Fantastic wrap-around dust jacket art by Ron Walotsky. A massive 806 pages. Also contains a wall poster of the cover art which appears never used. Omnibus edition containing the first 3 Majipoor books: Lord Valentine's Castle, Majipoor Chronicles, and Valentine Pontifex. Near fine book in a VG+ BroDart-protected dust jacket with a small closed tear to the lower left; otherwise quite nice.
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A$22.97
Leviathan '99: A Screenplay for the IMAX Theater and SON.Y [Corrected Typescript]

Leviathan '99: A Screenplay for the IMAX Theater and SON.Y [Corrected Typescript]

by Bradbury, Ray

1994. Ephemera. Very good. Leviathan '99 was the working title for Ray Bradbury's effort to adapt Moby-Dick for the space age. He spent four decades on the project, translating his ideas into different genres, beginning with a radio play in 1968 and ending with a novella in 2007. He also wrote stage play and opera versions, as well as this screenplay, which seems to be unrecorded. This 87-leaf working draft is assembled from a hodge-podge of sources, including word processing printouts, one of... Read more about this item
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A$8,727.27
Ink in the Veins: Pioneering Writing on Stephen King, vols. 1 and 2 [Complete]

Ink in the Veins: Pioneering Writing on Stephen King, vols. 1 and 2 [Complete]

by [King, Stephen] Quigley, Kevin

Baltimore, MD: Cemetery Dance, 2010. First Edition. Pamphlet. Fine. Both volumes in this series of essays about and interviews with writers who write about Stephen King. 43 and 36 pages. Volume one published in an edition of 500 copies; volume two in an edition of 650 copies. First edition (first printing). Fine copies in wrappers (pamphlets). Volume one signed by Quigley on a limitation page.
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A$110.24
The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor [Signed, Numbered]

The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor [Signed, Numbered]

by Kirkman, Robert and Jay Bonansinga

Los Angeles: Skybound Entertainment / Image Comics, 2011. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine. A Walking Dead novel, with illustrations by Charlie Adlard. This is one of 500 numbered copies signed by Kirkman on a tipped-in limitation page. Issued in a slipcase, without a dust jacket. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a near fine slipcase that is lightly bumped at the spine. This copy has the very low number 3, of 500 signed by Kirkman. Uncommon.
Item Price
A$229.66
The Causal Angel

The Causal Angel

by Rajaniemi, Hannu

London: Gollancz, 2014. First British edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The final volume in the Jean le Flambeur trilogy. This is the first book in the series that appeared first in the US (two days before publication in the UK). First UK edition (first printing with a numberline ending in 1). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed and dated by the author on the title page.
Item Price
A$183.73
Repent, Harlequin!" Said the Ticktockman: An Illustrated Portfolio

Repent, Harlequin!" Said the Ticktockman: An Illustrated Portfolio

by Ellison, Harlan (story) and James Steranko (illustrations)

New York: Baronet Publishing, 1978. Near fine. A portfolio of six black-and-white plates measuring 12 by 16 inches in a folding paper portfolio. The illustrations by Steranko are inspired by Ellison's short story. The first plate is numbered and signed by both Ellison and Steranko. Steranko is best known for his work on the Nick Fury comics in the 1960s. First edition (first printing). A fine set of plates in a very near fine folding paper portfolio wrapper. This is set no. 1200 of 1500. The outer... Read more about this item
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A$459.33
The Eskimo Invasion

The Eskimo Invasion

by Hayden Howard

The Eskimo Invasion by Hayden Howard, Ballantine U6112, 1967, paperback original. Book is bright, square and tight.
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A$7.66
Beyond the Aquila Rift: The Best of Alastair Reynolds

Beyond the Aquila Rift: The Best of Alastair Reynolds

by Reynolds, Alastair

London: Gollancz, 2016. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Edited by Jonathan Strahan and William Schafer. 779 pages. First edition (first printing, with a numberline ending in 1). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket, signed by Reynolds on the title page.
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A$275.60
Omnivore

Omnivore

by Piers Anthony

Omnivore by Piers Anthony, Ballantine 72014, 1968, paperback original. Cover art by Bob Foster. Book is bright, square and tight; almost new.
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A$10.72
Revelations

Revelations

by Winter, Douglas E. (editor)

Baltimore, MD: Cemetery Dance, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. An end-of-the-millennium group novel with 13 authors telling one story spanning the 20th century. This is one of 500 copies signed by the contributors on two limitation pages. The signers include Clive Barker, Poppy Z. Brite, David Morrell, Ramsey Campbell, and F. Paul Wilson, and Joe R. Lansdale, among others. 532 pages. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket and slipcase. One of 500 numbered and... Read more about this item
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A$183.73
Up the Line

Up the Line

by Robert Silverberg

Up the Line by Robert Silverberg, Ballantine 01680, 1969, paperback original. Cover art by Ron Walotsky. Book is bright, square and tight; book plate inside; like new.
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A$12.25
He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson [ARC Signed]

He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson [ARC Signed]

by King, Stephen (contributor); Richard Matheson; and Christopher Conlon (editor)

Colorado Springs, CO: Gauntlet Publications, 2009. Advance Reading Copy. Trade paperback. Fine. A signed promotional copy of this festschrift published in honor of the writer Richard Matheson. This is one of a small number of proof copies issued with a signature sheet signed by two of the contributors, Stephen King and his son, Joe Hill. A fine copy Signed by King, and additionally signed on the title page by Matheson. A very scarce Stephen King proof.
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A$1,561.72
A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange

by Anthony Burgess

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess, Ballantine 01708, 1969, first printing. Book is bright, square and tight; book plate inside cover; like new.
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A$10.72
Sorcerer to the Crown

Sorcerer to the Crown

by Cho, Zen

London: Macmillan in Association with Goldsboro Books, 2015. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The first book in the Sorcerer Royal trilogy. This is one of 250 numbered copies signed by the author on the title page. The page edges of the book are dyed black. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. No. 135 of 250.
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A$229.66
Bullet Trick [Signed, Numbered]

Bullet Trick [Signed, Numbered]

by Bradbury, Ray

Colorado Springs, CO: Gauntlet Press, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A signed limited edition of five never-before published teleplays from the late 1950s and early 1960s, including stories written for the Twillight Zone This is one of 500 signed and numbered copies. 412 pages. First edition (first printing). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket, no. 337, signed by Bradbury. This copy does not have the optional slipcase.
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A$229.66
Trouble on Titan

Trouble on Titan

by Nourse, Alan E

Philadelphia : The John C. Winston Company, 1954. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. First Edition stated. In red cloth with black type to spine. Some rubbing/rounding to corners and fading in patches to cloth where jacket is chipped. Beautifulyl illustrated cover art and page ends by Alex Schomburg with some light silverfish marks to front hinge, but no holes. A couple pages creased and smudge to front page ends, otherwise clean with solid binding. Jacket is unclipped ($2.00)... Read more about this item
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A$61.24
84K

84K

by North, Claire (pseudonym of Catherine Webb)

London: Orbit, 2018. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A dystopian crime novel. First edition (first printing, with a numberline ending in 1). A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Signed and dated by Claire North on the title page.
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A$183.73
Babylon's Ashes

Babylon's Ashes

by Corey, James A. (Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck)

New York: Orbit Books, 2016. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Volume 6 in The Expanse series. In black boards with silver type. Full number line 1-10. Light wear to heel of spine, otherwise in great shape with sharp corners, clean interior and tight binding. Jacket is unclipped with light wear to top of rear panel.
Item Price
A$61.24
Chocky

Chocky

by John Wyndham

Chocky by John Wyndham, Ballantine U6119, 1968, paperback original. Cover art by Bob Foster. Book is bright, square and tight; like new.
Item Price
A$10.72