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    All the Bells on Earth by James P. Blaylock

In the dead of night, a man climbs the tower of St. Anthony’s Church, driven by a compulsive urge to silence the bells. In a deserted alley, a seemingly random victim is consumed by a torrent of flames. And in the deceptive light of day, a mail-order businessman named Walt Stebbins receives a bizarre artifact—a glass jar containing the preserved body of a bluebird.

Year: 1995
Genre: Fantasy

    Alvin Journeyman by Orson Scott Card

Alvin Miller, a gifted seventh son of a seventh son, utilizes his skills as a Maker to help create a brighter future for America, but his task is further challenged by his ancient enemy, the Unmaker, who plots to end Alvin's life.

Year: 1995
Genre: Fantasy

    American Tabloid by James Ellroy

James Ellroy's trademark nothing-spared rendering of reality, blistering language, and relentless narrative pace are here in electrifying abundance, put to work in a novel as shocking and daring as anything he's written: a secret history that zeroes in on a time still shrouded in secrets and blows it wide open.

Year: 1995
Genre: Political NoirSecret History

    Amnesia Moon by Jonathan Lethem

In Jonathan Lethem's wryly funny novel, we meet a young man named Chaos, who's living in a movie theater in post-apocalyptic Wyoming, drinking alcohol, and eating food out of cans. It's an unusual and at times unbearable existence, but Chaos soon discovers that his post-nuclear reality may have no connection to the truth. So he takes to the road with a girl named Melinda in order to find answers.

Year: 1995
Genre: Post Apocalypse

    Blade Runner 2: The Edge of Human by K.W. Jeter

Set in the steel-and-microchip jungle of twenty-first century Los Angeles, this masterpiece re-created our vision of the future, telling the story of Rick Deckard, a 'blade runner' who tracks down and executes renegade androids. This time Deckard himself becomes both hunter and hunted in a race to prove his own humanity by tracking down the most elusive and dangerous android of all . . .

Year: 1995
Genre: Future Noir

    Bloodchild and Other Stories by Octavia E. Butler

Like all of Octavia Butler's best writing, these works of the imagination are parables of the contemporary world. She proves constant in her vigil, an unblinking pessimist hoping to be proven wrong, and one of contemporary literature's strongest voices.

Year: 1995
Genre: Dark FantasyScience Fiction

    Burning Angel by James Lee Burke

When Sonny Boy Marsallus returns to New Iberia after fleeing for Central America to avoid the wrath of the powerful Giacana family, his old troubles soon follow. Meanwhile Dave Robicheaux becomes entangled in the affairs of the Fontenot family, descendants of sharecroppers whose matriarch helped raise Dave as a child.

Year: 1995
Genre: Suspense

    Dead Man's Walk by Larry McMurtry

The first of Larry McCurtry's Pulitzer Prize-winning Lonesome Dove tetralogy, showcasing McCurtry's talent for breathing new life into the vanished American West through two of the most memorable heroes in contemporary fiction: Augustus McCrae and Woodrow Call.

Year: 1995
Genre: Westerns

    Deal Breaker by Harlan Coben

The debut of Myron Bolitar, a hotheaded, tenderhearted sports agent and one of the most fascinating and complex heroes in suspense fiction, Deal Breaker is a page-turning classic from Edgar Award-winner and master storyteller Harlan Coben.

Year: 1995
Genre: Family SecretsFootballMissing Person

    Death Stalks the Night by Hugh B. Cave

This hardback is a must for fans of the Shudder Pulps. Hugh Cave's collection of Weird Menace & Horror stories is a compilation of classics from the heart of the Weird Menace era and from the top magazines. Published in 1995, and limited to only 1900 hardback copies, this collection has recently been nominated for a World Fantasy Award.

Year: 1995
Genre: HorrorMysteryPulp Fiction




Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1995All the Bells on Earth by James P. Blaylock Fantasy, The Christian Trilogy
1995Alvin Journeyman by Orson Scott Card Fantasy, Alvin Maker
1995American Tabloid by James Ellroy Political Noir, Secret History, Underworld USA Trilogy
1995Amnesia Moon by Jonathan Lethem Post Apocalypse
1995Blade Runner 2: The Edge of Human by K.W. Jeter Future Noir, Blade Runner, Los Angeles
1995Bloodchild and Other Stories by Octavia E. Butler Dark Fantasy, Science Fiction, Short Stories
1995Burning Angel by James Lee Burke Suspense, Dave Robicheaux, Louisiana
1995Dead Man's Walk by Larry McMurtry Westerns, Lonesome Dove, Texas
1995Deal Breaker by Harlan Coben Family Secrets, Missing Person, Football, Myron Bolitar
1995Death Stalks the Night by Hugh B. Cave Horror, Mystery, Pulp Fiction, Short Stories
1995Finding Moon by Tony Hillerman Adventure, Philippines
1995From Time to Time by Jack Finney Time Travel
1995Intensity by Dean Koontz Suspense, Thriller
1995Kiss the Girls by James Patterson Police Procedural, Serial Killer, Alex Cross
1995L is for Lawless by Sue Grafton Private Eye, Kinsey Millhone
1995Legacy by Greg Bear Action & Adventure SF, Hard SF, The Way
1995Maskerade by Terry Pratchett Fantasy, Discworld
1995Microcosmic God by Theodore Sturgeon Fantasy, Science Fiction, Short Stories
Volume II: The Complete Stories of Theodore Sturgeon
1995Okinawa by Robert Leckie Non-Fiction
The Last Battle of World War II
1995Oswald's Tale by Norman Mailer True Crime
1995Patton: A Genius for War by Carlo D'Este WWII: American Heroes, Non-Fiction
1995Redemption by Leon Uris Historical Thriller, Ireland
1995Riding the Rap by Elmore Leonard Crime Fiction, Kidnapping, Raylan Givens, Florida
1995Rose Madder by Stephen King Suspense
1995Second Skin by Eric Van Lustbader Action, Nicholas Linnear
1995Skylar by Gregory Mcdonald Murder Mystery
1995The Apocalypse Watch by Robert Ludlum Action, Missing Person
1995The Burglar Who Thought He Was Bogart by Lawrence Block Comic Mystery, Crime Fiction, Bernie Rhodenbarr
1995The Diamond Age by Neal Stephenson Coming of Age, Post-Cyberpunk, Stolen Goods
Or, a Young Lady's Illustrated Primer
1995The Last Coyote by Michael Connelly Cold Case, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
1995The Late Child by Larry McMurtry Family Drama, Las Vegas
1995The Legend of Bagger Vance by Steven Pressfield Golf
1995The Lost World by Michael Crichton Action & Adventure SF, Paleontology
1995The Rainmaker by John Grisham Legal Thriller, Courtroom Drama
1995Thin Air by Robert B. Parker Missing Person, Private Eye, Spenser
1995Voodoo River by Robert Crais Cold Case, Private Eye, Elvis Cole, Joe Pike, Louisiana
1995Warped by K.W. Jeter Action & Adventure SF, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine





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