Bestsellers, Science Fiction & Fantasy: April 2017

#1

The Collapsing Empire (Flow 01)
Scalzi, John
Oh, yeah! Fantastic new space opera from one of the modern masters of the genre – classic stuff but with a very modern sensibility…
Space opera | PBK | $19.99

#2

The Goblin Emperor
Addison, Katherine
Yes, we know it came out a couple of years ago – but Ron has finally got around to reading it and is obsessed… and forcing copies upon anyone who will listen to him… (it’s very, very good!)
Fantasy | PBK | $19.95

#3

Bound (Alex Verus 08)
Jacka, Benedict
Richard Drakh, the sadistic dark-mage Alex escaped as an apprentice, has him in his clutches once more – and this time escape won’t be so easy… Latest in the terrific urban fantasy series.
Urban fantasy | PBK | $19.99

#4

Cold Welcome (Vatta’s Peace 01)
Moon, Elizabeth
Return to the fabulous universe of the Vatta’s War series, in this first instalment of a new trilogy.
Space opera | PBK | $22.99

#5

Convergence (Foreigner 18)
Cherryh, C J
The eighteenth novel in Cherryh’s Foreigner series – a ground-breaking tale of first contact… and its consequences.
Science fiction | PBK | $19.95

#6

Sins of Empire (Gods of Blood and Powder 01)
McClellan, Brian
Set in the same world as the Powder Mage trilogy. Beau says this is better than the first three – as McClellan opens up his world.
Flintlock fantasy | PBK | $19.99

#7

Norse Mythology
Gaiman, Neil
Are people really that interested in Norse gods and folklore? Nah. It’s the Gaiman factor! Selling buckets.
Fantasy/mythology | TP | $27.99

#8

New York 2140
Robinson, Kim Stanley
Every street becomes a canal – and every skyscraper an island – but the residents adapted, and it remained the bustling, vibrant metropolis it had always been – though changed forever…
Science fiction | TP | $29.99

#09

Vigil (Verity Fassbinder 01)
Slatter, Angela
Fabulous paranormal mystery… set here, in Brisbane (or, as Angela would have it: Brisneyland) – how could we not recommend this, above all else? Oh – and the sequel – Corpselight (TP, $32.99) – is out in July – and we’re launching it… watch this space!
Urban fantasy | TP | $32.99

#10

The Waking Fire (Draconis Memoria 01)
Ryan, Anthony
Really intricate, cool, new fantasy series – or is it? Will it do a Pern and turn out to be lost high-tech rather than fantasy? Unsure – but either way – what a ride!
Fantasy | PBK | $19.99