Feral Machines Ginn Hale
When the interstellar wildlife sanctuary Casaverde is quarantined due to an mysterious outbreak of malaria, Andrew Salazar must turn to military surplus synthetic life-forms to help him in his work as warden.
But … More
Changing Lily Hoang
PEN/Beyond Margins Award
“Read this book. It will stretch you.”
At once a fairy tale, a fortune, and a translation told through the I Ching, Vietnamese-American author Lily Hoang’s… More
Meeks Julia Holmes
Read an excerpt from Meeks at The Collagist.
“A highly imaginative debut finds a stark Darwinian logic in a rigidly hierarchical society. . . . Holmes has fashioned a terrifying and utterly … More
Carmen Dog Carol Emshwiller
“A rollicking outre satire…. full of comic leaps and absurdist genius.”
– Bitch magazine
The Enchanters vs. Sprawlburg Springs Brian Costello
“With this book, Brian Costello has done the nearly impossible: He’s managed to document the secret world of a rock n’ roll band in hilarious, satirical detail. The Enchanters… is as important as Moby Dick:… More
Pilot Johannes Göransson
PILOT (“JOHANN THE CAROUSEL HORSE”) is an assemblage, a book of nursery rhymes gone wrong in translation. Its strange characters, abandoned from other texts, include Lilja, the Pearls of Stockholm and… More
Whitework McWaters Ashley
The poems in WHITEWORK, Ashley McWaters’ debut collection, explore sewing as synecdoche for the whole of women’s work, particularly the creative work traditionally deemed acceptable for women. Braiding… More
The August 2010 issue of Lightspeed Magazine features all types of sf, from near-future, sociological soft sf, to far-future, star-spanning hard sf, and anything and everything in between:
—Catherynne M. Valente… More
Apex Magazine Issue 15 Catherynne M. Valente
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field.
“Fair Ladies” by Theodora Goss… More
Clarkesworld Magazine – Issue 47 Catherynne M. Valente et al.
The August 2010 issue of Clarkesworld Magazine.
This issue features fiction by Catherynne M. Valente (“Thirteen Ways of Looking at Space/Time”) and Julia M Sidorova (“Messenger”) , a group… More
Junos Security Rob Cameron et al.
Junos® Security is the complete and authorized introduction to the new Juniper Networks SRX hardware series. This book not only provides a practical, hands-on field guide to deploying, configuring, and operating… More
Kindle: The Mini Missing Manual Aaron Miller
So, you have your Kindle and are ready to start reading. Great! But did you know that you can play music on the Kindle while you are reading that new bestselling novel? How about sharing your thoughts about the book with … More
Using SQLite Jay A. Kreibich
Application developers, take note: databases aren’t just for the IS group any more. You can build database-backed applications for the desktop, Web, embedded systems, or operating systems without linking… More
The Myths of Innovation Scott Berkun
In this new paperback edition of the classic bestseller, you’ll be taken on a hilarious, fast-paced ride through the history of ideas. Author Scott Berkun will show you how to transcend the false stories that … More
A Guide to Claims-Based Identity and Access Control Dominick Baier et al.
As systems have become interconnected and more complicated, programmers needed ways to identify parties across multiple computers. One way to do this was for the parties that used applications on one computer to authenticate… More
The Computer User’s Survival Guide Joan Stigliani
You probably suspect, on some level, that computers might be hazardous to your health. You might vaguely remember a study that you read years ago about miscarriages being more frequent for data entry operators. Or you… More