Alternative History Fiction

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Cryptonomicon

Cryptonomicon

by Neal Stephenson

Cryptonomicon is a 1999 novel by American author Neal Stephenson.
Lost In a Good Book

Lost In a Good Book

by Jasper Fforde

Lost in a Good Book is an alternate history, fantasy novel by Jasper Fforde. It won the IMBA 2004 Dilys Award.
The Eyre Affair

The Eyre Affair

by Jasper Fforde

The Eyre Affair is the first published novel by British author Jasper Fforde, released by Hodder and Stoughton in 2001. It takes place in alternative 1985, where literary detective Thursday Next pursues a master criminal through the world of Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre.
Alvin Journeyman

Alvin Journeyman

by Orson Scott Card

Alvin Journeyman (1995) is an alternate history/fantasy novel by Orson Scott Card. It is the fourth book in Card's The Tales of Alvin Maker series and is about Alvin Miller, the Seventh son of a seventh son. Alvin Journeyman won a Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel in 1996.
Colonization

Colonization

by Harry Turtledove

Harry Turtledove was born in Los Angeles in 1949. After flunking out of Caltech, he earned a Ph.D. in Byzantine history from UCLA. He has taught ancient and medieval history at UCLA, Cal State Fullerton, and Cal State L.A., and has published a translation of a ninth-century Byzantine chronicle, as well as several scholarly articles. He is also a Hugo Award-winning and Nebula Award-nominated full-time writer of science fiction and fantasy. His alternate history works have included several short stories... Read more
Settling Accounts

Settling Accounts

by Harry Turtledove

In this stunning retelling of World War II, Harry Turtledove has created a blockbuster saga that is thrilling, troubling, and utterly compelling. It is 1943, the third summer of the new war between the Confederate States of America and the United States, a war that will turn on the deeds of ordinary soldiers, extraordinary heroes, and a colorful cast of spies, politicians, rebels, and everyday citizens.The CSA president, Jake Featherstone, has greatly miscalculated the North's resilience. In Ohio, where... Read more
Tours Of the Black Clock

Tours Of the Black Clock

by Steve Erickson

Tours of the Black Clock is the third novel by author Steve Erickson, published in 1989. It has been translated into Spanish, Japanese and other languages. The narrative concerns itself with two of the most influential figures of the 20th century, Adolf Hitler and Albert Einstein. The novel was cited as one of the year's best by the Village Voice and the New York Times Book Review.
The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

by Samuel L Clemens

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (often referred to as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn or shortened to Huckleberry Finn or simply Huck Finn) is a novel by Mark Twain, first published in February 1885. Commonly recognized as one of the Great American Novels, the work is among the first in major American literature to be written in the vernacular, characterized by local color regionalism.
Huckleberry Finn

Huckleberry Finn

by Mark Twain

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (often referred to as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn or shortened to Huckleberry Finn or simply Huck Finn) is a novel by Mark Twain, first published in February 1885. Commonly recognized as one of the Great American Novels, the work is among the first in major American literature to be written in the vernacular, characterized by local color regionalism.
The Two Georges

The Two Georges

by Richard; Turtledove, Harry Dreyfuss

The Moon and The Sun

The Moon and The Sun

by Vonda N McIntyre

Down To Earth

Down To Earth

by Harry Turtledove

The Crystal City

The Crystal City

by Orson Scott Card

David Cooperfield

David Cooperfield

by Charles Dickens

Humans

Humans

by Robert J Sawyer

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From the Heart Of the Storm

by Kurt R A Giambastiani

Kurt R. A. Giambastiani has had short stories published in Dragon Magazine, Talebones, and Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine, among others. He has been a reviewer for such publications as Talebones, Realms of Fantasy, and Aboriginal Science Fiction. He is currently a project manager/software designer/computer programmer in the Seattle area, where he lives with his wife, two cats, and a dog.
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Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

by Mark; Illustrations, B/W Twain

Alternative History Fiction Books & Ephemera

American Empire

American Empire

by Turtledove, Harry

Harry Turtledove's acclaimed alternate history series began with a single question: What if the South had won the Civil War? Now, seventy years have passed since the first War Between the States. The North American continent is locked in a battle of politics, economies, and moralities. In a world that has already felt the soul-shattering blow of the Great War, North America is the powder keg that could ignite another global conflict--complete with a new generation of killing machines."Freedom! Freedom!... Read more
The Light Ages

The Light Ages

by MacLeod, Ian R

Lost in a Good Book (A Thursday Next Novel)

Lost in a Good Book (A Thursday Next Novel)

by Fforde, Jasper

Penguin Books, 2004. 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 1st printing. General light wear, pages lightly toned. 2004 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 399, [13] pp. If Thursday thought she could avoid the spotlight after her heroic escapades in the pages of Jane Eyre, she was sorely mistaken. The unforgettable literary detective whom Michiko Kakutani of The New York Times calls "part Bridget Jones, part Nancy Drew and part Dirty Harry" had another think... Read more
Item Price
$6.00
Slapstick.

Slapstick.

by VONNEGUT, Kurt

(n.p.): Delacorte Press/Seymour Lawrence, 1976. Signed on the half-title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Navy cloth, Fine in fine dust jacket.
Item Price
$750.00
The Man with the Iron Heart

The Man with the Iron Heart

by Turtledove, Harry

Del Rey, 2008-07-22. Hardcover. Like New/Like New. 0 LN/LN - Hardcover
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$13.95
The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel

The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel

by Fforde, Jasper

Penguin Books, 2003-02-25. Paperback. Good. softcover minimal markings some shelf wear spine good binding good
Item Price
$1.49
Prentice Alvin

Prentice Alvin

by Card, Orson Scott

TOR, 1989-12-01. Paperback. Very Good. Tales of Alvin Maker Fantasy Series 3 Paperback
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$5.95
Slaughterhouse-Five Or The Children's Crusade.

Slaughterhouse-Five Or The Children's Crusade.

by VONNEGUT, Kurt, Jr

New York: Delacorte, 1969. Signed on the haf-title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Blue cloth. Fine in fine dust jacket. A remarkably fresh and attractive copy, with just a hint of toning to the spine of this fragile dust jacket. The author's breakthrough masterpiece. After twenty years of struggling for critical and popular success, this book gave him the audience and recognition he had sought. The horrific firebombing of Dresden, which he witnessed as a POW, shocked Vonnegut into... Read more
Item Price
$6,000.00
The Tide of Victory

The Tide of Victory

by Flint, Eric Drake, David

Baen, 2002-10-01. Paperback. Very Good. Belisarius Military Alternate History Series 5 Paperback
Item Price
$16.95
The Empire of Fear

The Empire of Fear

by Stableford, Brian

Carroll & Graf, 1991-09-01. Hardcover. Like New/Good. 0 LN/LN - Hardcover
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$7.95
The New Barbarians

The New Barbarians

by Mitchell, Kirk

Ace, 1986-11-01. Paperback. Acceptable. Procurator Alernate History Series 2 Paperback - Foxed - Heavy wear, covers
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$5.95
Lost in a Good Book

Lost in a Good Book

by Jasper Fforde

London: New English Library. Very Good/No Jacket. 2002. 8th Impression. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0-340-73357-8 .
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£4.00
Plowing The Dark. Uncorrected proof.

Plowing The Dark. Uncorrected proof.

by POWERS, Richard

New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2000. First edition / First printing. Uncorrected proof. Peach printed wrappers. Fine, light wrinkle near spine, production artefact. Richard Powers was the Recipient of a 1989 MacArthur Genius Grant. He is a Member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. 1999 Recipient of a Lannan Literary Award. The Goldbug Variations was Times Magazine's Book of the Year in 1991. The Echo Maker won the 2006 National Book Award for Fiction, and was a Finalist for the Pulitzer... Read more
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$50.00
The Eyre Affair: A Novel

The Eyre Affair: A Novel

by Fforde, Jasper

NY: Viking, 2002. Hardcover. F+/F+. 1st edition, 1st printing. Author's first book, introducing literary detective Thursday Next. Finalist for the 2003 Dilys Award. We offer a LIFETIME GUARANTEE. See KHBOOKS for details.
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$14.00
Libra.

Libra.

by DeLILLO, Don

New York: Viking, 1988. Signed by Don Delillo on the half-title page. First edition / First printing. Advance reading copy. Illustrated wrappers. Near fine, with slight fading to orange the front and back cover near the spine. Selected as one of the 25 best books of the last 25 years by the editors of the New York Times Book Review in 2006.
Item Price
$175.00
Black Swan Green. (Letterpress Broadside).

Black Swan Green. (Letterpress Broadside).

by MITCHELL, David

Seattle: Amy E. Redmond, Seattle School of Visual Concepts, 2006. Signed by David Mitchell. First edition / First printing. This is a signed and numbered limited edition broadside printed in an edition of 150 to commemorate the publication of Black Swan Green. Number 24 of 150. Letterpress Broadside. 15.125" x 7 Very fine..
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$125.00
The Crystal City

The Crystal City

by Card, Orson Scott

TOR, 2003-11-10. Hardcover. Like New/Very Good. Tales of Alvin Maker Fantasy Series 6 LN/VG - Hardcover - small price sticker, front cover - 9.5 X 6.5 X 1.25 inches - Stated first
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$9.95
The Fellowship of the Talisman

The Fellowship of the Talisman

by Simak, Clifford D

Ballantine, 1978-01-01. Hardcover. Good/Good. 0 G/G - Hardcover - EX LIB - 8.5 x 5.9 x 1.4 inches
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$8.95
Pollen.

Pollen.

by NOON, Jeff

New York: Crown, 1996. First U.S. edition / First printing. Review copy with publisher's materials laid in. Green cloth spine, black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$15.00
Vorpal Blade

Vorpal Blade

by Ringo, John Taylor, Travis S

Baen, 2007-09-04. Hardcover. Like New/Like New. Looking Glass SciFi Series 2 LN/LN - Hardcover
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$13.95
ALVIN JOURNEYMAN

ALVIN JOURNEYMAN

by Card, Orson Scott

New York: A TOR Book, NY, 1995. This is #4 in the Tales of Alvin Maker series.. First Edition First Printing. A Hardbound. Very Fine/As New/Very Fine/As New, Mylar Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A Trade Book Not Price Clipped.
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$12.75
The Guns of the South: A Novel of the Civil War

The Guns of the South: A Novel of the Civil War

by Turtledove, Harry

Del Rey, 1993-09-01. Paperback. Good. 0 Paperback
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$4.95
Underworld.

Underworld.

by DeLILLO, Don

New York: Scribner, 1997. Signed by the author on the title page. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, teal paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. This book has been stored flat since publication and has none of the spine sag that plagues many large volumes such as this. Pristine.. Winner of the William Dean Howells Award for the best work of fiction published in the U.S. over a five-year period. Winner of the 1999 Jerusalem Prize. Selected as number 2 in the list of 25... Read more
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$195.00
Worlds That Weren't

Worlds That Weren't

by Stirling, S. M. Turtledove, Harry Gentle, Mary

RoC, 2002-07-01. Hardcover. Like New/Good. 0 LN/LN - Hardcover
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$9.95
Lost in a Good Book

Lost in a Good Book

by Fforde, Jasper

New York: Viking, 2003. First American edition, Hardcover, SIGNED, Fine in Fine dust jacket,. Victor Keon. New York: Viking:, 2003. First American edition, Hardcover, SIGNED, Fine in Fine dust jacket, 399 pp. Cover artwork by: Victor Keon Signed by the author on the title page.
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$15.00
Second Contact

Second Contact

by Turtledove, Harry

Del Rey, 1999-02-09. Hardcover. Like New/Good. Colonization Alternate History Series 1 LN/LN - Hardcover
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$9.95
The Bone Clocks.

The Bone Clocks.

by MITCHELL, David

New York: Random House, 2014. Signed on a special printed page bound into the book by the publisher. First U.S. edition / First printing. Special Signed Edition. Blue paper-covered spine, blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in fine dust jacket.
Item Price
$45.00