Signed Books

April 15th, 2015

We’ve finished unpacking after Ad Astra, and wanted you to know we brought back a whole bunch of signed books. Yours while quantities last, by the following authors:

Kelley Armstrong
Aviva Bel’Harold
Anne Bishop
Julie E. Czerneda
Charles de Lint
Chadwick Ginther
Nancy Kilpatrick
Gail Z. Martin
J.A. McLachlan
Karl Schroeder


The Scent Of Spring

April 14th, 2015

It smells like new grass, wet sidewalks, and new books. Like:

Hit, Delilah S. Dawson
Dead Lands, Benjamin Percy
I Don’t Like Koala, Sean Ferrell
Bloodkin, Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
Crown For Cold Silver, Alex Marshall
Warring States, Aidan Harte

Trade Paperback
Exploring Calvin And Hobbes, Bill Watterson
Tithe Of The Saviours, A.J. Dalton
Garden Of Dreams And Desires, Kristen Painter
Jinn And Juice, Nicole Peeler
Occasional Diamond Thief, J.A. McLachlan
Expiration Date, Nancy Kilpatrick
Chronicle Of Secret Riven, Ronlyn Domingue
Legacies Of Betrayal, Graham McNeill
Something Coming Through, Paul McAuley
Scan, Sarah Fine
Against A Darkening Sky, Lauren B. Davis
Eye Of Zoltar, Jasper Fforde
World Without Princes, Soman Chainani
All Day Breakfast, Adam Lewis Schroeder
Clash Of Iron, Angus Watson
Tesseracts 18: Wrestling With Gods, Liana Kerzner & Jerome Stuart, editors. Join us at the Merril Collection at 7pm on April 30th for the launch!

Ad Astra

April 9th, 2015

Ad Astra 2015 starts tomorrow. This year’s Guest of Honour is Anne Bishop, and past GoHs Kelley Armstrong, Julie E. Czerneda, and Ed Greenwood will also be there — along with musical Guest of Honour Charles de Lint.

In other words, you totally wanna be there. We certainly do: we’ll be in the Dealer’s Room all weekend. But we’ll ALSO be here at the store, open for all of our usual hours. Because that’s just how we roll.

See you there! Or possibly here!

The Good News: We Have New Books For You.

April 7th, 2015

The ungood news: nobody brought us any leftover chocolate bunnies. Rats.

Grace Of Kings, Ken Liu
Empire Of Night, Kelley Armstrong
Grantville Gazette VII, Eric Flint, editor
Trail Of Evil, Travis S. Taylor
Good Ogre, Platte F. Clark
Palace Of Lies, Margaret Peterson Haddix
Chu’s Day At The Beach, Neil Gaiman & Adam Rex
Only Words That Are Worth Remembering, Jeffrey Rotter
Voyage Of The Basilisk, Marie Brennan
Foulsham, Edward Carey
Wicked Will Rise, Danielle Paige

Trade Paperback
Other Side Of Midnight, Simone St James
Sea Of Shadows, Kelley Armstrong
The Revolutions, Felix Gilman
The Unremembered, Peter Orullian
Disciple Of The Wind, Steve Bein
Boy With The Porcelain Blade, Den Patrick
Angels Of Darkness, Gav Thorpe
By Tooth And Claw, Bill Fawcett, ed.
Disturbed Earth, E.E. Richardson
Unofficial Doctor Who Big Book Of Lists, Cameron K. McEwan
The Ship, Antonia Honeywell
Just Ella, Margaret Peterson Haddix
Palace Of Mirrors, Margaret Peterson Haddix
Predator One, Jonathan Maberry
Superposition, David Walton
Cruel Beauty, Rosamund Hodge
Islands Of Chaldea, Diana Wynne Jones & Ursula Jones
Wrinkle In Time (GN), Madeleine L’engle
Bell Between Worlds, Ian Johnstone

Mass Market
Peacemaker, C.J. Cherryh
Baltic Gambit, E.E. Knight
Dark Heir, Faith Hunter
Dragon Thief, S.Andrew Swann
Every Breath You Take, Chris Marie Green
Vengeance Of The Demon, Diana Rowland


Long Weekend

April 2nd, 2015

This weekend, Bakka Phoenix will be closed on:
Friday April 3rd
Sunday April 5th

We will be open on:
Saturday April 4th, 11-6
Monday April 6th, 12-5

Have a great long weekend!

‘Ere, ‘Ave A Buncha Noo Books…

March 31st, 2015

Skull Throne, Peter V. Brett
Sisters Of Blood And Spirit, Kady Cross
We All Looked Up, Tommy Wallach
The Shadows, J.R. Ward
Icefall, Gillian Philip
Forgotten Sisters, Shannon Hale

Trade Paperback
Valour And Vanity, Mary Robinette Kowal
Nightbringer, Graham McNeill
House Of Hades, Rick Riordan
Throne Of Darkness, Nicholas Douglas
Curse Of The Wendigo, Rick Yancey
Palace Of Stone, Shannon Hale
Probably Monsters, Ray Cluley

Mass Market
Shattered, Kevin Hearne
Midnight Crossroad, Charlain Harris
Artemis Awakening, Jane Lindskold
Cyador’s Heirs, L.E. Modesitt Jr.
1920: America’s Great War, Robert Conroy
Balance Point, Robert Buettner
Medicine For The Dead, Arianne ‘Tex’ Thompson
Uncertain Logic, Christopher L. Bennett
Red Moon, Benjamin Percy
Dark Lightning, John Varley
Diamond Conspiracy, Philippa Ballantine & Tee Morris
SW: New Dawn, John Jackson Miller
Ghostly Grave, Tonya Kappes
Marked Fur Murder, Dixie Lyle
Quick Fix, Linda Grimes



March 25th, 2015

Ooooh! We’ve got a bright, shiny, and above all EARLY copy of Peter V. Brett‘s upcoming book Skull Throne! This is the fourth book in his awesome ‘Demon Cycle’.

Want a chance to read it early? Send your name and contact info to: contest at bakkaphoenixbooks dot com. On Friday 27th we’ll pick the lucky winner*.

*not in town? We’ll ship it to you. For free.

Well THAT Week Went Fast

March 24th, 2015

Here we are again at Tuesday, with this week’s new books!

Fifth Heart, Dan Simmons
Harrison Squared, Daryl Gregory
Door In The Moon, Catherine Fisher
Half Wild, Sally Green
In The Time Of The Dragon Moon, Janet Lee Carey
Lost Boys Symphony, Mark Ferguson
Are You Done Dissing Me?, Simon Winheld

Trade Paperback
Midnight Witch, Paula Brackston
Afterparty, Daryl Gregory
Truth And Fear, Peter Higgins
Forever Watch, David Ramirez
Summer Palace, Lawrence Watt-Evans
Lockstep, Karl Schroeder (a little late, but finally here)

Rachel Hartman, Live And In Person!

March 18th, 2015

This Friday, March 20th, author Rachel Hartman will launch Shadow Scale, the follow-up to her first book, the spectacular Seraphina. Mere words can’t convey just how excited we are about this: I think only interpretive dance can do justice to our anticipation.

Please join us at the Merril Collection (in the Lillian H. Smith library, at 239 College) at 7pm this Friday. We’ll talk with Rachel about dragons, and music, and books, and oh, all sorts of cool stuff. The event is free, and books will be available for purchase.


It’s Tuesday! Again!

March 17th, 2015

Which means new books for everyone!

Witch Of Painted Sorrows, M. J. Rose
Hopper’s Destiny, Lisa Fiedler
Crystal Keepers, Brandon Mull
ASAPScience, Mitchell Moffit

Trade Paperback
Darkside War, Zachary Brown
Less Than Hero, S.G. Brown
Path Of The Dark Eldar, Andy Chambers
Reluctantly Charmed, Ellie O’Neill
Mindscape, M.M. Vaughan
Riverman, Aaron Starmer


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