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GOLLANCZ SF & FANTASY JULY

Jack Vance The Complete Lyonesse Suldrun’s Garden, The Green Pearl, Madouc

Jack Vance’s masterpiece of fantasy, here in one gorgeous volume Jack Vance is one of the all-time great writers of fantasy fiction, and this edition compiles, for the first time in the UK, his tales of The Elder Isles. They are here in all their glory, including Madouc, the novel which won the World Fantasy Award. With an afterword by Adam Roberts and beautiful illustrations by Les Edwards, this leatherbound edition is a must-have. Jack Vance published his first novel, The Dying Earth, in 1950. He lives in Oakland, California, USA .www.jackvance.com

Fantasy Cased/Trade Paperback (export only) July £20.00/£16.99 1040pp 234 x 153mm 978 0 575 09024 8/978 0 575 09025 5 Markets: World XUSAC USA & Translation: Ralph Vicinanza; Serial: Orion

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Jon Sprunk Shadow’s Son A superb fantasy debut, packed with assassination, dark sorcery and lethal conspiracy Caim likes his job; he’s an assassin, working in the holy city of Othir. But when a short-notice contract job goes south, suddenly life as a freelance assassin doesn’t seem quite so attractive. Thrust into the middle of a vicious plot, he seems to have become one of the primary marks, and the other targets have been turning up with their hearts ripped out. Someone is using the darkest kinds of sorcery, and if Caim is to get out of this alive, it’s going to take a lot more than luck... Jon Sprunk has written a number of short stories prior to his debut novel Shadow’s Son, the first of a trilogy. He lives in Pennsylvania, USA. www.jonsprunk.com

Fantasy Cased/Trade Paperback July £18.99/£12.99 360pp 234 x 153mm 978 0 575 09600 4/978 0 575 09601 1 Markets: World XUSAC USA, Translation & Serial: Prometheus Books