Pocket Books Has Busy Summer ScheduleBy Michelle
August 6, 2005 - 2:52 AM
Pocket Books has gone back to press with several Star Trek titles while the latest Strange New Worlds and Star Trek: Vanguard: Harbinger have begun shipping.
Editor Marco Palmieri announced at the TrekBBS that The Star Trek Cookbook by Voyager star Ethan Phillips with William J. Birnes has gone into its fifth printing. In addition, Engines of Destiny by Gene DeWeese is returning for a third printing, while Tales From the Captain's Table is being printed for the second time. In another thread, Palmieri congratulated Jeffrey Lang because String Theory, Book I - Cohesion had gone back to press for a second printing as well.
In addition, Pocket has begun shipping summer releases Strange New Worlds 8 and Harbinger, the first book in the Star Trek: Vanguard series. The latter is reviewed at TrekWeb, which awarded the book five out of five stars, as well as BookTrek, which gave the novel a 9.5/10 and said, "Even if you've never visited the 23rd Century before, you'll be enthralled by this book."
BookTrek also reviewed Star Trek: Articles of the Federation by Keith R.A. DeCandido, stating, "DeCandido has produced yet another riveting book that breaths fresh life into a neglected area of the Trek canon." The book was rated a 9.0/10.
In upcoming book news, Psi Phi has posted information and covers for several new books, including the highly awaited paperback reprint of Josepha Sherman and Susan Shwartz's Vulcan novel Exodus.
There is also author information and cover art for the Voyager anthology Distant Shores, Voyager novels String Theory #2: Fusion and String Theory #3: Evolution, the Deep Space Nine novel Warpath, the Enterprise novel Last Full Measure and Peter David's latest New Frontier novel newly in paperback, After the Fall.