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Feast-150 A Feast of Shadows: Stories

Angela Slatter’s first U.S. collection features twelve of the World Fantasy and British Fantasy Award-winning Australian author’s finest, darkest fairy tales, and adds two new novellas to her marvelous cauldron of fiction.

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MBoKaiju-150 The Mammoth Book of Kaiju

Kaiju: Every roar from these giant monsters shakes the earth, every footstep wreaks havoc; a simple stroll lays waste to cities and wreaks havoc on all. A truly mammoth compilation of mega-monster stories to feed your need for killer kaiju!

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YamadaEmperor-150 Yamada Monogatori: The Emperor in Shadow

Richard Parks’ fourth Yamada Monogatori book (and third novel) finds Lord Yamada helping Prince Kanemore ensure that Princess Teiko’s son, Takahito, inherits the Chrysanthemum Throne. Unfortunately, assuming the throne proves to be the easy part . . .

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YBSFFNovellas2016-150 The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Novellas: 2016

Anthology featuring some of the year’s best novella-length science fiction and fantasy. Gathering a wide variety of excellent SF and fantasy, this anthology of “short novels” showcases the talents of both established masters and new writers. (Includes Hugo Award-winning “Binti” by Nnedi Okorafor) . . .

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Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2016The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2016

Modern authors carry on the disquieting traditions of the past while inventing imaginative new ways to unsettle us. The best dark fantasy and horror of 2015: more than 500 pages of tales from some of today’s finest writers of the fantastique—sure to delight as well as disturb.

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The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2016

Rich Horton returns with the eighth annual edition of outstanding science fiction and fantasy by some of the genre’s greatest authors: your guide to magical realms and worlds beyond tomorrow…

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CthulhuDaughters-150Cthulhu’s Daughters: Stories of Lovecraftian Horror

Defiant, destructive, terrifying, and harrowing, Cthulhu’s daughters are monsters and mothers, heroes and devourers. Observe them in all their glory. Iä! Iä!

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StreetMagicks-150lStreet Magicks

Cobblestone or concrete, state of mind or situation, with magic in the equation these street stories from the minds of some of fantasy’s finest writers and myriad sources will take you for a walk through wild realms of imagination.

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Warrior Women

“Epic anthology of stories about those forced to fight, those who chose to fight regardless of odds, those who ran from their destiny as warriors, and those who will end war at any cost… This is a truly impressive accomplishment for Guran and her contributors.”

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Word-Puppets-150Word Puppets

“Kowal’s short works are difficult to classify, often poignant or tragic, and always spectacularly written…[with this collection she] sends readers off on a breathless trip to the stars.”

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WarGod-150Yamada Monogatari: The War God’s Son

Yamada is back, sober, and tasked with keeping a young warlord alive long enough to put down an uprising. Yamada can deal with demons, monsters, and angry ghosts, but the greatest threat of all is one final assassin, hidden in a place where no one—especially Lord Yamada—would ever think to look.

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GhostSummer-150Ghost Summer: Stories

“In these extraordinary tales, American Book Award-winner Due uses a clear-eyed view of history to explain (but never excuse) the present . . . Even facing the end of the world and what comes after it, Due remains in control, carefully unveiling characters’ thoughts and feelings to her enthralled readers.”

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The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Novellas

inaugurates a new annual series of anthologies featuring some of the year’s best novella-length science fiction and fantasy. Gathering a wide variety of excellent SF and fantasy, this anthology of “short novels” showcases the talents of both established masters and new writers . . .

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YBDFH2015-150The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror

This sixth annual volume is full of a variety of eccentric, extensive, and exceptional dark fiction. Master writers, award winners, new discoveries to delight (and occasionally) disturb . . .

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YBSFF2015-150The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy

Rich Horton returns with the seventh yearly edition of great science fiction and fantasy by some of the genre’s greatest authors: your guide to magical realms and worlds beyond tomorrow . . .

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MERMAIDS-150Mermaids & Other Mysteries of the Deep

A wet, refreshing summer read! Immerse yourself in a watery sf/f world of mermaids, sirens, rusalki, nymphs, selkies, and humans modified to survive underwater . . .

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NEWCTHULU2-150New Cthulhu 2: More Recent Weird

A few years ago, New Cthulhu: The Recent Weird presented some of the best Lovecraftian fiction from the first decade of the twenty-first century. Now, New Cthulhu 2: More Recent Weird brings you more eldritch tales and even fresher fiction inspired by Lovecraft…

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YamadaYamada Monogatari: To Break the Demon Gate

Yamada no Goji is a minor nobleman of ancient Japan who has lost everything—except a single purpose: keep a promise to the woman he loved. In order to fulfill his vow, all he has to do is fight a horde of demons and monsters, bargain with a few ghosts, and change the course of history…

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TimeTravel-150Time Travel: Recent Trips

State-of-the-art speculative stories collected from those written in the twenty-first century. Forward to the past, back to the future—get ready for some fascinating trips!

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GHOST SUMMER: STORIES Wins British Fantasy Award

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Prime Books is very pleased to announce that Tananarive Due’s Ghost Summer: Stories has received the 2016 British Fantasy Society Award for Best Collection. It is not the first honor for the book as it was nominated earlier for the prestigious non-genre NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction.


Yamada Returns!

Author Richard Parks again takes us, once again, on a fantastic adventure in ancient Heian era Japan with our favorite anti-hero-turned-hero in his new novel Yamada Monogatori: The Emperor in Shadow. Don’t miss it!
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GoodReads Giveaway!

Goodreads Book Giveaway

The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Novellas by Paula Guran

The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Novellas

by Paula Guran

Giveaway ends October 03, 2016.

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Tananarive Due & Her Chair

The Wall Street Journal story on our Tananarive Due… and her chair!

Haven’t gotten a copy of her collection Ghost Summer? (It has been nominated for so many awards we can’t keep track.) Get with it! Second printing will de delivered to our distributor soon!

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Looking for Some Great Summer Reads?

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The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy Novellas:2016,The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2016 and The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2016 are all available! That should keep you busy. (Don’t forget your sunscreen!)


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Forthcoming

2017

Feb: The Mammoth Book of the Mummy, ed. Paula Guran
Mar: Swords Against Darkness, ed. Guran
Apr: Clarkesworld Magazine: Ten Years of Science Fiction & Fantasy, eds. Neil Clarke & Sean Wallace
May: Ex Libris: Stories of Librarians, Libraries, and Lore, ed. Paula Guran
Jun: The Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy: 2017 Edition, ed.Rich Horton
Jul: The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy & Horror: 2017 Edition, ed. Paula Guran
Aug: War Machines, ed. Neil Clarke
Sep: Witch’s Brew: Stories for the Season, ed. Paula Guran
Oct: The Promise of Space and Other Stories, James Patrick Kelly (collection)

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