December 01, 2004

The 2004 Gift Guide

Here are some gift ideas from the Borderlands staff.  Each suggestion starts with the type of reader and is followed by one (or more) titles that they might like.  If these don't do it for you, we're happy to make more suggestions - just tell us about the person you're shopping for.  Can't decide?  We have gift certificates available in any amount.  Gift wrapping is available, and we can ship almost anywhere in the world.  Enjoy!

Fantasy reader who's waiting for the next George R.R. Martin book - GARDENS OF THE MOON by Steven Erickson (Tor, Hardcover, $24.95)

Cutting edge SF geek - SINGULARITY SKY (Ace, Mass Market, $7.99) and / or the stand alone sequel IRON SUNRISE (Ace, Hardcover, $23.95) by Charley Stross

Literary fantasy reader - THE KNIGHT (Tor, Hardcover, $25.95) and THE WIZARD (Tor, Hardcover, $25.95) by Gene Wolfe

High-brow horror reader - IN THE NIGHT ROOM (Random House, Hardcover, $21.95) by Peter Straub

Low-brow horror reader - THE RISING (Leisure, Mass Market, $6.99) by Brian Keene

Lover of classic fantasy - THE COMING OF CONAN THE CIMMERIAN (Del Rey, Trade Paperback, $14.95) and THE BLOODY CROWN OF CONAN by Robert E. Howard (Del Rey, Trade Paperback, $15.95)

Lover of classic SF - THE SCIENCE FICTION HALL OF FAME VOLUME TWO A (Tor, Hardcover, $29.95) edited by Ben Bova

Ghost Story fan - GREAT GHOST STORIES - TALES OF MYSTERY AND MADNESS either in softcover (Carroll & Graf, Trade Paperback, $12.95) or hardcover (Cemetery Dance, Hardcover, $40.00)

Anyone who needs a great book - HAWKES HARBOR (Tor, Hardcover, $21.95)

Plus we have lots of lovely journals and blank books, wooden boxes, DVDs, and other gifts.