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SEPTEMBER GOLLANCZ SF & FANTASY

H.G. Wells H.G. Wells Classic Collection I The Time Machine, The Island of Doctor Moreau, The War of the Worlds, The First Men in the Moon, The Invisible Man

Five of H.G. Wells’ most famous stories collected in one omnibus This collection includes five of the best science fiction novels by the Grandfather of Science Fiction, in a stunning omnibus. Unsurpassed in their timeless capacity to thrill and transfix, these are tales that reach to the heart of human ambition, fear, intelligence and hope. H. G. Wells (1866–1946) is one the most celebrated SF writers of all time, and the author of classics including The Time Machine and The War of the Worlds.

Science Fiction Cased September £20.00 640pp 234 x 153mm 978 0 575 09520 5 Markets: World USA & Serial: Orion; Translation: A P Watt

Robert Rankin The Japanese Devil Fish Girl and Other Unnatural Attractions

Robert Rankin’s Far-Fetched-Fictional steampunk sequel to The War of the Worlds It’s 1895; nearly a decade since the failed Martian invasion of Earth, chronicled in The War of the Worlds. Mars is now part of the ever-expanding British Empire. And the quest of one man to find a new attraction for his show is about to cause considerable friction on other planets. Enough to spark an interplanetary war. Robert Rankin’s new novel fizzes with his archetypal imagination and humour. Robert Rankin is the author of more than 30 fantasy novels. He lives in Brighton, East Sussex. www.thegoldensprout.com

Fantasy Cased/Trade Paperback (export only) September £12.99/£12.99 368pp 234 x 153mm 978 0 575 07873 4/978 0 575 08853 5 Markets: W orld USA, T ranslation & Serial: Orion www.orionbooks.co.uk 63