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Fire in the Stone: Prehistoric Fiction from Charles Darwin to Jean M Auel

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Fire in the Stone: Prehistoric Fiction from Charles Darwin to Jean M Auel...

Nicholas Ruddick

Reference » Literary Criticism; Fantasy » Fantasy Reference

Hardback

The first comprehensive study of prehistoric fiction [more]

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The Book of Lists: Horror: An All-New Collection Featuring Stephen King, Eli Roth, Ray Bradbury, and More, with an Introduction by Gahan Wilson

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The Book of Lists: Horror: An All-New Collection Featuring Stephen King,...

Amy Wallace, Del Howison, Scott Bradley

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

A compendium of things macabre and mysterious, terrifying and gory - from films and TV to literature to comic books and video... [more]

$29.95  $26.35

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Black Dagger Brotherhood: An Insiders Guide

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Black Dagger Brotherhood: An Insiders Guide

J R Ward

Paranormal Romance » Vampires; Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

New York Times -bestselling author Ward delivers a behind-the-scenes look at her to die for ( Publishers Weekly ) Black Dagger... [more]

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Zombies: A Field Guide to the Walking Dead

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Zombies: A Field Guide to the Walking Dead

Bob Curran

Horror » Zombie; Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

In the myths, legends and folklore of many peoples, the returning, physical dead play a significant role, whether they are... [more]

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Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia: A guide to H P Lovecrafts Universe 3rd Edition

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Cthulhu Mythos Encyclopedia: A guide to H P Lovecrafts Universe 3rd Edition...

Daniel Harms

Horror » Occult; Reference » Horror Reference; Horror » Monsters

Paperback

An encyclopaedia of the Cthulhu Mythos. It spans the years of H P Lovecraft's influence in culture, entertainment and fiction.... [more]

$32.95  $29.65

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The Vorkosigan Companion

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The Vorkosigan Companion

Lois McMaster Bujold, Lillian Stewart Carl, John Helfers

Reference » SF Reference

Hardback

Features essays, encyclopedic entries on the characters, and the plots of Vorkosiverse. [more]

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The End of Days: Armageddon and Prophecies of the Return

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The End of Days: Armageddon and Prophecies of the Return

Zecharia Sitchin

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

In the book The 12th Planet , the author brought to life the Sumerian civilization and its record of the Anunnaki - the extraterrestrials... [more]

$14.99

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Zombie Holocaust: How the living Dead Devoured Pop Culture

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Zombie Holocaust: How the living Dead Devoured Pop Culture

David Flint

Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

Zombie Holocaust is a lively history of one of the most enduring fictional archetypes: the shambling, stalking, lethal living... [more]

$32.99

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Future Imperfect: Technology and Freedom in an Uncertain World

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Future Imperfect: Technology and Freedom in an Uncertain World

David D. Friedman (Santa Clara University, California)

Reference » SF Reference

Hardback

Future Imperfect describes and discusses a variety of technological revolutions that might happen over the next few decades,... [more]

$47.95

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The Kitchen Readings: Untold Stories of Hunter S. Thompson

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The Kitchen Readings: Untold Stories of Hunter S. Thompson

Michael Cleverly, Bob Braudis

Reference » Biographical

Paperback

An intimate portrait of the private Hunter S Thompson - a larger-than-life madman, swilling booze with one hand and piloting... [more]

$27.99

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All Those Moments: Stories of Heroes Villains Replicants and Blade Runner

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All Those Moments: Stories of Heroes Villains Replicants and Blade Runner...

Rutger Hauer

Reference » Biographical

Paperback

The legendary actor and star of the classic Blade Runner speaks his mind about acting, movies, Hollywood, and life on the... [more]

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How to Build a Robot Army: Tips on Defending Planet Earth Against Alien Invaders, Ninjas, and Zombies

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How to Build a Robot Army: Tips on Defending Planet Earth Against Alien...

Daniel H Wilson

Reference » Horror Reference; Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

With the advice contained in this brilliantly illustrated book, readers can build their own robot army to fend off hordes... [more]

$19.95

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Children's Literature: A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter

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Children's Literature: A Reader's History from Aesop to Harry Potter

Professor Seth Lerer

Reference » Literary Criticism

Hardback

Ever since children have learned to read, there has been children's literature. This book charts the makings of the Western... [more]

$152.95  $137.65

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Mark of the Vampire Queen (#2 Vampire Queen)

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Mark of the Vampire Queen (#2 Vampire Queen)

Joey W. Hill

Horror » Apocalyptic; Horror » Crime ; Horror » Vampire; Paranormal Romance » Vampires; Reference » Horror Reference

Paperback

From Joey W. Hill, the bestselling, award-winning author of the Vampire Queen and the Knights of the Boardroom series, comes... [more]

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Poe: A Life Cut Short

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Poe: A Life Cut Short

Peter Ackroyd

Reference » Horror Reference

Hardback

Edgar Allan Poe served as a soldier and began his literary career composing verses modelled on Byron. This biography of Poe... [more]

$35.00

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SciFi in the Mind's Eye: Reading Science Through Science Fiction

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SciFi in the Mind's Eye: Reading Science Through Science Fiction

Margret Grebowicz

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

What do early Star Trek episodes have to say about race? Is post-apocalyptic literature about the dangers of technology... [more]

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Life As We Do Not Know It: The NASA Search for and Synthesis of Alien Life

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Life As We Do Not Know It: The NASA Search for and Synthesis of Alien Life...

Peter Douglas Ward

Reference » SF Reference

Paperback

The author, a principal investigator for the NASA Astrobiology Institute, presents the latest data on the range of life that... [more]

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James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon

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James Tiptree, Jr.: The Double Life of Alice B. Sheldon

Julie Phillips

Reference » Biographical

Paperback

Tiptree burst onto the science fiction scene in the 1970s with hard-edged, provocative short stories. Then the cover was blown:... [more]

$49.95  $44.95

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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]

$35.00

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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]

$21.99

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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]

$34.95  $31.45

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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]

$46.95  $42.25

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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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