1990s > 1999

Featured Titles

    A Clash of Kings by George R. R. Martin

In this thrilling sequel to A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin has created a work of unsurpassed vision, power, and imagination. A Clash of Kings transports us to a world of revelry and revenge, wizardry and warfare unlike any we have ever experienced.

Year: 1999
Genre: Epic Fantasy

    A God in Ruins by Leon Uris

Spanning the decades from World War II to the 2008 presidential campaign, A God in Ruins is the riveting story of Quinn Patrick O'Connell, an honest, principled, and courageous man on the brink of becoming the second Irish Catholic President of the United States.

Year: 1999
Genre: Buried PastPolitical Thriller

    All Tomorrow's Parties by William Gibson

Colin Laney, sensitive to patterns of information like no one else on earth, currently resides in a cardboard box in Tokyo. His body shakes with fever dreams, but his mind roams free as always, and he knows something is about to happen. Not in Tokyo; he will not see this thing himself. Something is about to happen in San Francisco.

Year: 1999
Genre: CyberpunkDystopian

    Angels Flight by Michael Connelly

LAPD detective Harry Bosch is trying to solve a high-profile lawyer's murder. But first he must face the public's suspicion . . . and his darkest fears.

Year: 1999
Genre: Murder MysteryPolice Procedural

    Atlantis Found by Clive Cussler

A group of anthropologists uncover strange inscriptions on the wall of a Colorado mine just as an explosion traps them deep within the earth. But their work won't stay buried long. Dirk Pitt is on hand during the blast and quick to initiate a rescue operation. He is then tapped to lead a research crew on behalf of the U.S. National Underwater and Marine Agency to further study these uncanny artifacts. And that's when his ship is set upon and nearly sunk by an impossibility--a vessel that should have died 56

Year: 1999
Genre: ActionAdventure

    Baby is Three by Theodore Sturgeon

The early 1950s, during which this material was written, was the beginning of Sturgeon's greatest creative period. The title story for this collection was later expanded into the International Fantasy Award winning novel More Than Human.

Year: 1999
Genre: FantasyScience Fiction

    Be Cool by Elmore Leonard

The sequel to Chili Palmer's hit movie Get Leo tanked and now Chili's itching for a comeback. So when a power lunch with record-label executive and former associate Tommy Athens ends in a mob hit, he soon finds himself in an unlikely alliance with organized-crime detective Darryl Holmes and the likely next target of Russian gangsters.

Year: 1999
Genre: Crime FictionMusic

    Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson

With this extraordinary first volume in an epoch-making masterpiece, Neal Stephenson hacks into the secret histories of nations and the private obsessions of men, decrypting with dazzling virtuosity the forces that shaped this century.

Year: 1999
Genre: EspionageHard SFTechnological ThrillerWWII: Europe

    Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear

Ancient diseases encoded in the DNA of humans wait like sleeping dragons to wake and infect again--or so molecular biologist Kaye Lang believes. And now it looks as if her controversial theory is in fact chilling reality. Then a major discovery high in the Alps --the preserved bodies of a prehistoric family--reveals a shocking link: something that has slept in our genes for millions of years is waking up.

Year: 1999
Genre: Hard SFVirus Pandemic

    Duane's Depressed by Larry McMurtry

Funny, sad, full of wonderful characters and the word-perfect dialogue of which he is the master, McMurtry brings the Thalia saga to an end with Duane confronting depression in the midst of plenty.

Year: 1999
Genre: Family Drama




Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1999A Clash of Kings by George R. R. Martin Epic Fantasy, A Song of Ice and Fire
1999A God in Ruins by Leon Uris Buried Past, Political Thriller
1999All Tomorrow's Parties by William Gibson Cyberpunk, Dystopian, Bridge Trilogy
1999Angels Flight by Michael Connelly Murder Mystery, Police Procedural, Harry Bosch
1999Atlantis Found by Clive Cussler Action, Adventure, Dirk Pitt
1999Baby is Three by Theodore Sturgeon Fantasy, Science Fiction, Short Stories
Volume VI: The Complete Stories of Theodore Sturgeon
1999Be Cool by Elmore Leonard Crime Fiction, Music, Chili Palmer, Hollywood
1999Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson Hard SF, Technological Thriller, Espionage, WWII: Europe
1999Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear Hard SF, Virus Pandemic
In the Next Stage of Evolution, Humans Are History...
1999Duane's Depressed by Larry McMurtry Family Drama, Duane Moore
1999Dune: House Atreides by Brian Herbert Action & Adventure SF, Prelude to Dune
1999Elementary, My Dear Groucho by Ron Goulart Comic Mystery, Groucho Marx
1999Ender's Shadow by Orson Scott Card Coming of Age, Military SF, Shadow Saga
1999Family Honor by Robert B. Parker Missing Person, Private Eye, Sunny Randall
1999Foundation's Triumph by David Brin Science Fiction, Second Foundation Trilogy
1999Groucho Marx, Private Eye by Ron Goulart Comic Mystery, Groucho Marx
1999Hannibal by Thomas Harris Psychological Thriller, Vengeance, Hannibal Lecter
1999Hard Merchandise by K.W. Jeter Bounty Hunter Wars, Star Wars Legends, Boba Fett
1999Hard Time by Sara Paretsky Private Eye, V.I. Warshawski
1999Hearts in Atlantis by Stephen King Suspense, Short Stories
1999Heartwood by James Lee Burke Legal Thriller, Billy Bob Holland, Texas
1999Hunting Badger by Tony Hillerman Police Procedural, Jim Chee, Joe Leaphorn
1999Hush Money by Robert B. Parker Private Eye, Spenser
1999L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais Action, Mystery, Police Procedural, Private Eye, Vengeance, Elvis Cole, Joe Pike
1999Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem Hardboiled Detective, Conspiracy, Defective Detective
1999Mystery by Peter Straub Horror, Blue Rose Triology
1999O is for Outlaw by Sue Grafton Cold Case, Private Eye, Kinsey Millhone
1999On Blue's Waters by Gene Wolfe Fantasy, Science Fiction, The Book of the Short Sun
1999Personal Injuries by Scott Turow Legal Thriller, FBI, Kindle County
1999Pop Goes the Weasel by James Patterson Psychological Thriller, Alex Cross
1999Prayers for Rain by Dennis Lehane Private Eye, Psychological Thriller, Angela Gennaro, Patrick Kenzie
1999Pure Pulp by Bill Pronzini Crime Fiction, Hardboiled Detective, Pulp Fiction, Short Stories
1999Saving Faith by David Baldacci Corruption, FBI
1999Serpent by Clive Cussler Action, Adventure, NUMA Files
1999Stardust by Neil Gaiman Fantasy
1999Survivor by Chuck Palahniuk Satire
1999The Burglar in the Rye by Lawrence Block Comic Mystery, Crime Fiction, Bernie Rhodenbarr
1999The Fifth Elephant by Terry Pratchett Fantasy, Discworld
1999The Final Detail by Harlan Coben Family Secrets, Murder Mystery, Basketball, Myron Bolitar
1999The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon by Stephen King Suspense, Baseball
1999The Martian Race by Gregory Benford Hard SF, Adventures of Victor & Julia, Mars
1999The Rainy Season by James P. Blaylock Ghosts, Supernatural, The Ghosts Trilogy
1999The Return of Little Big Man by Thomas Berger Westerns
1999The Testament by John Grisham Legal Thriller
1999Timeline by Michael Crichton Action & Adventure SF, Time Travel, Middle Ages
1999Transfer of Power by Vince Flynn Kidnapping, Political Thriller, Terrorist, Mitch Rapp, Washington D.C.
1999True at First Light by Ernest Hemingway Adventure, Africa





Vintage Library at Bookshop.org

Bookshop.org is an online bookstore with a mission to financially support local, independent bookstores.