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.
David Cooperfield

David Cooperfield

by Charles Dickens

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

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

The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel

The Eyre Affair: A Thursday Next Novel

by Fforde, Jasper

Penguin Books, 2003. Paperback. Good. Missing dust jacket; Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.99
Lost in a Good Book : A Thursday Next Novel

Lost in a Good Book : A Thursday Next Novel

by Jasper Fforde

Penguin Publishing Group, 2004. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.99
White Apples.

White Apples.

by CARROLL, Jonathan

New York: TOR, 2002. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Navy paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. A beautiful copy.
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$50.00
LOST IN A GOOD BOOK

LOST IN A GOOD BOOK

by JASPER FFORDE

FISRT EDITION, SECOND PRINTING. VERY GOOD, DJ HAS PROTECTIVE COVER. UNMARKED, TIGHT COPY.
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$50.00
Cryptonomicon

Cryptonomicon

by Stephenson, Neal

New York: Avon Books. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in fine dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall (5 x 9" or 13.5 x 22.5cm); 918 pp .
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$85.00
The Eyre Affair - **Signed** + Rare Postcard - 1st/1st

The Eyre Affair - **Signed** + Rare Postcard - 1st/1st

by Fforde Jasper

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2001. Book. Very Fine. Hardcover. Signed Without Inscription. First Edition/First Printing. An unread copy of the first Thursday Next book, signed 'JASPER' to the title page, complete with rare black and white photograph LGB 042 'Entropic Lapse 1' number 90 of 100. Thursday Next is a literary detective on the trail of Acheron Hades, who has been kidnapping characters from literature and holding them to ransom. Jane Eyre has been plucked from her novel and... Read more
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£350.00
Prentice Alvin (Tales of Alvin Maker #3)

Prentice Alvin (Tales of Alvin Maker #3)

by Card, Orson Scott

New York: Tor Books, 1989. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. ----------------- A country schoolteacher and the child of a runaway slave find their destinies entwined with that of Alvin Miller, whose talent for "making" has marked him for destruction by the evil force known as the Unmaker. Card's epic tale of a magical, alternate America demonstrates his skill in graceful storytelling.... Read more
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$24.00
ALVIN JOURNEYMAN The Tales of Alvin Maker IV

ALVIN JOURNEYMAN The Tales of Alvin Maker IV

by Card, Orson Scott

New York: Tor Books. 1995. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0312850530 . Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket. ; 1.4 x 9.3 x 6.4 Inches; 381 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$39.95
Falling Man.

Falling Man.

by DeLILLO, Don

New York: Scribner, 2007. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, blue paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$40.00
Moonglow.

Moonglow.

by CHABON, Michael

New York / Portland: HarperCollins / Powell's Books, 2016. Signed by Michael Chabon. First edition / First printing. Black paper spine, white paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. In very fine slipcase. Selected by New York Times critic Michiko Kakutani as her top pick for the Eight Best Books of 2016. Signed on a specially printed page as part of Powell's "Indispensible" Series. Does not include the Q & A booklet.
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$85.00
The Place of the Dead Roads.

The Place of the Dead Roads.

by BURROUGHS, William S

New York: Holt Rinehart and Winston, 1984. First edition / First printing. Ochre cloth spine, gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Sharp clean copy. The second book in the Red Night Trilogy.
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$85.00
The Book of Illusions. Signed and dated at publication.

The Book of Illusions. Signed and dated at publication.

by AUSTER, Paul

New York: Henry Holt & Company, 2002. Signed by the author and dated 10-4-02, with a promotional postcard laid in. First edition / First printing. Gray paper spine, gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$100.00
The Island of the Day Before.

The Island of the Day Before.

by ECO, Umberto

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1995. First U.S. edition / First printing. Advance reading copy. Illustrated wrappers. Very fine.
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$35.00
Tours of the Black Clock.

Tours of the Black Clock.

by ERICKSON, Steve

New York: Poseidon Press, 1989. Signed by the author on the half-title page, and inscribed: To Katherine Dunn, best, Steve Erickson. First edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, black paper-covered boards. Fine in near fine dust jacket with toning to the white parts of the jacket. Katherine Dunn was the author of Geek Love.
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$75.00
The Assassins

The Assassins

by Oliver North; Joe Musser

n 2007, soon after the sixth anniversary of the September 11th attacks on America, Jihadists attack multiple targets in Saudi Arabia, destroying oil pumping equipment, crippling pipelines, and assassinating most of the royal family. In the U.S., gas prices soar to over $6 a gallon along with hyper–inflation across the world financial markets. "Non–business travel" in the U.S. is limited to no more than 500 miles per week. The men responsible for this outrage cannot be allowed to go unpunished. The UN... Read more
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$6.00
Jasper Fforde *Signed* Lost in a Good Book: A Thursday Next Novel

Jasper Fforde *Signed* Lost in a Good Book: A Thursday Next Novel

by Jasper Fforde

Viking, 2003-03-31. First Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+//Near Fine. Signed. Jasper Fforde - Jasper Fforde *Signed* Lost in a Good Book: A Thursday Next Novel. This copy is *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by Jasper Fforde. The DustJacket is protected inside an archival plastic protector sleeve. 2nd book in the series. yellow spine.. * * * * * * * * * * (FREE Media Mail Shipping! Images available for any item, just ask. Any images shown next to the listing that have our www.aCastleofBooks.com... Read more
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$41.98
Tours of the Black Clock.

Tours of the Black Clock.

by ERICKSON, Steve

London: Simon & Schuster 1989. Signed on the title page by the author. First British edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$55.00
World's End.

World's End.

by BOYLE, T. Coraghessan. [T. C. Boyle]

New York: Viking, 1987. Signed on the title page by the author. First edition / First printing. Brown cloth spine, turquoise paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket. Winner of the PEN/Faulkner award.
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$225.00
Amnesia.

Amnesia.

by COOPER, Douglas

New York: Hyperion, 1994. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, teal paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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$21.00