Bestsellers, Science Fiction & Fantasy: May 2017

#1

Assassin’s Fate (Fitz and the Fool 03)
Hobb, Robin
Much anticipated conclusion to the Fitz and the Fool trilogy – very many happy customers!
Fantasy | TP/HC | $32.99/$39.99

#2

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

#3

The Gathering Edge (Liaden Universe 20)
Lee, Sharon & Miller, Steve
A series milestone – the 20th Liaden Universe novel! If you like great, character-driven space opera – á la Bujold and Moon – then this is for you. And as it’s basically mostly stand-alone tomes all set in the same universe – you don’t have to worry about series order so much…
Space opera | HC | $46.95

#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

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

#6

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

#7

Dr DOA (Secret Histories 10)
Green, Simon R
Eddie Drood is investigating a man who gets away with murder – operating from the darkest shadows of the hidden world – coming and going unseen. And when Eddie himself is targeted – the stakes have suddenly escalated… Urban fantasy.
Urban fantasy | PBK | $19.95

#8

Alien Education (Alien 15)
Koch, Gini
Urban fantasy series that just keeps going from strength to strength as new readers discover its twisted delights.
Science fiction | PBK | $19.95

#09

Doctor Who: Plague City
Morris, Jonathan
Featuring the 12th Doctor (as portrayed by Peter Capaldi), with companions Bill and Nardole.
Doctor Who | HC | $19.99

#10

Infinity Engine (Transformation 03)
Asher, Neal
There’s about to be a showdown on the cusp of the Layden's Sink black hole – inside of which lies a powerful secret – one that could destroy the entire Polity… Hard science fiction – will appeal to fans of Banks and Reynolds, et al.
Science fiction | TP | $32.99