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The Selected Letters of Philip K. Dick, 1980-82

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The Selected Letters of Philip K. Dick, 1980-82

Philip K. Dick

Reference » Biographical

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In this sixth entry in the series of Dick's letters, the great sci-fi author continues his quest initiated by the Valis visions... [more]

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Why Aren't They Here?: The Question of Life on Other Worlds

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Why Aren't They Here?: The Question of Life on Other Worlds

Surendra Verma

Reference » SF Reference

Hardback

Outlines the historical, fictional, speculative and emerging scientific views of the possibilities of other life forms. This... [more]

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Anne McCaffrey: A Life with Dragons

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Anne McCaffrey: A Life with Dragons

Robin Roberts, Gloria Wade-Gayles

Reference » Biographical; Reference » SF Reference

Hardback

Anne McCaffrey was the first women to achieve success in the field of fantasy and science-fiction writing. This biography... [more]

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History of Witchcraft

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History of Witchcraft

Jeffrey Burton Russell, Brooks Alexander

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

An illustrated history of witchcraft. It includes an analysis of the importance of the Internet and films in the dissemination... [more]

$27.99

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How to Live on Mars: A Trusty Guidebook to Surviving and Thriving on the Red

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How to Live on Mars: A Trusty Guidebook to Surviving and Thriving on the...

Robert Zubrin

Reference » SF Reference

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From the author of The Case for Mars and eminent authority on Mars exploration and terraformation comes a speculative but... [more]

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The Traveler's Guide to the Solar System: Put Your Space Shorts on and Take a Cruise on an Intergalactic Getaway

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The Traveler's Guide to the Solar System: Put Your Space Shorts on and Take...

Giles Sparrow

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

So you want to go into space? Then The Traveler's Guide to the Solar System is for you, the independent space tourist. It... [more]

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The Encyclopedia of Ghosts and Spirits

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The Encyclopedia of Ghosts and Spirits

Rosemary Ellen Guiley

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

Contains more than 600 entries about ghosts, hauntings, related paranormal phenomenon, the people who investigate them, and... [more]

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The Gospel according to Science Fiction: From the Twilight Zone to the Final Frontier

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The Gospel according to Science Fiction: From the Twilight Zone to the Final...

Gabriel McKee

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

In this engaging book, McKee explores the inherent theological nature of science fiction, organizing chapters around theological... [more]

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100 Must-read Science Fiction Novels

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100 Must-read Science Fiction Novels

Stephen E. Andrews, Nick Rennison

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

Want to become a science fiction buff? Want to expand your reading in your favourite genre? This is a good place to start!... [more]

$16.95

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Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

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Brave New Words: The Oxford Dictionary of Science Fiction

Jeff Prucher

Reference » SF Reference

Hardback

The first historical dictionary devoted to science fiction,Brave New Words:<br... [more]

$43.95

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Existential Joss Whedon: Evil & Human Freedom in Buffy Angel Firefly & Serenity

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Existential Joss Whedon: Evil & Human Freedom in Buffy Angel Firefly & Serenity...

J.M. Richardson, J. Douglas Rabb

Media » Angel; Media » Buffy the Vampire Slayer; Media » Media Reference; Reference » SF Reference; Media » Firefly

Paperback

Examines the major works of contemporary American television and film screenwriter, Joss Whedon. This book includes chapters... [more]

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Otherworldly Maine

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Otherworldly Maine

Noreen Doyle

Reference » SF Reference

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Elizabeth Hand, Stephen King, and Edgar Pangborn put Maine on the map as a place where otherworldly things happen. But they're... [more]

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The Alternate History: Refiguring Historical Time

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The Alternate History: Refiguring Historical Time

Karen Hellekson

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

What would the world be like is history had taken a different course? Science fiction literature has long contemplated this... [more]

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Nursery Realms: Children in the Worlds of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror

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Nursery Realms: Children in the Worlds of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror...

Gary Westfahl, George Edgar Slusser

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

The works vary in critical approach from textual analyses to psychological, historical, and gender-and ethnicity-based interpretations... [more]

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The Curse of the Werewolf

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The Curse of the Werewolf

Chantal Bourgault du Coudray

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

Tracing the werewolf's 'use' by anthropologists and criminologists and shifting interpretations of the figure - from the 'scientific'... [more]

$39.99

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I Am Alive and You are Dead: A Journey Inside the Mind of Philip K. Dick

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I Am Alive and You are Dead: A Journey Inside the Mind of Philip K. Dick...

Emmanuel Carrere

Reference » Biographical

Paperback

Written by a chronicler of psychological extremes, this title presents a portrait of the visionary grand master of science... [more]

$32.99

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The Brian Lumley Companion

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The Brian Lumley Companion

Brian Lumley

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

Edited by Brian Lumley and multiple Bram Stoker Award-winner Stanley Wiater, The Brian Lumley Companion is an indispensable... [more]

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Daughters of Earth

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Daughters of Earth

Justine Larbalestier

Reference » SF Reference; Reference » Essays

Paperback

The best of women's science fiction and feminist theory together in one volume [more]

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Wicca for Beginners

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Wicca for Beginners

Thea Sabin

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

Due to the sheer number of Wicca 101 books on the market, many newcomers to the Craft find themselves piecing together their... [more]

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About Writing

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About Writing

Samuel R. Delany

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

Essential reading for the creative writer. [more]

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Quotes

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Quotes

J. G. Ballard

Reference » Biographical

Paperback

A compendium of quotations from impossible-to-find articles, interviews and fiction commentary on contemporary issues. Grouped... [more]

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Starship Titanic

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Starship Titanic

Douglas Adams, Terry Jones

Reference » SF Reference

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As civilization prepares to launch the most advanced starship ever built, the Architect of the project discovers that his... [more]

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Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy (Second Edition)

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Writing Science Fiction and Fantasy (Second Edition)

Lisa Tuttle

Reference » Writing Guide; Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

What makes fantasy different from other types of fiction? How do you build a science fiction world? Does magic need rules?... [more]

$36.99

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Conversations

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Conversations

J. G. Ballard

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

A collection of interviews, by the author of Cocaine Nights (Flamingo), Crash (Vintage), and Millennium People (Flamingo).... [more]

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Gothic Horror: A Guide for Students and Readers

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Gothic Horror: A Guide for Students and Readers

Clive Bloom

Reference » Horror Reference

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This highly accessible anthology of Gothic writings and criticism provides an essential guide to the genre. The second edition... [more]

$72.95

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