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Publisher Ballantine Books: Books Published in 1997

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Title Date Author/Editor Publication series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Dark Hand of Magic 1997-00-00 Barbara Hambly   0-345-42061-6 $12.00  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Dark Rivers of the Heart 1997-00-00 Dean Koontz   0-345-41946-4 $12.95  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
In the Balance 1997-00-00 Harry Turtledove   0-345-42056-X $12.95  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Life, the Universe and Everything 1997-00-00 Douglas Adams   0-345-41890-5 $11.00  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
On the Beach 1997-00-00 Nevil Shute   0-345-42019-5 $19.00 288
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Rising Sun 1997-00-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41896-4 $12.00  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Sarum: The Novel of England 1997-00-00 Edward Rutherfurd   0-449-00072-9 $17.95 912
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Druid of Shannara 1997-00-00 Terry Brooks   0-345-91131-8 $6.99  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Keith Parkinson  
The Elfstones of Shannara 1997-00-00 Terry Brooks   0-345-91128-8 $6.99  
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
The Great Train Robbery 1997-00-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41899-9 $12.00  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy 1997-00-00 Douglas Adams   0-345-41891-3 $13.95 224
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Making of the Lost World: Jurassic Park 1997-00-00 Jody Duncan   0-345-40734-2 $18.00 192
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic  
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe 1997-00-00 Douglas Adams   0-345-41892-1 $11.00  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Scions of Shannara (The Shannara Series) 1997-00-00 Terry Brooks   0-345-91130-X $6.99  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Tale of the Body Thief 1997-00-00 Anne Rice   0-345-41963-4 $15.00 448
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Star Wars Trilogy 1997-00-00 Donald F. Glut, James Kahn, George Lucas   0-345-91126-1 $6.99  
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
omni  
Bimbos of the Death Sun 1997-02-00 Sharyn McCrumb   0-345-41215-X $5.99 212
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
The Anne Rice Reader 1997-02-00 Katherine Ramsland   0-345-40267-7 $12.00 359
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic  
Interview with the Vampire 1997-03-00 Anne Rice   0-345-40964-7 $14.00 341
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Michael Deas  
The Demon Haunted World: Science as a Candle in the Dark 1997-03-00 Carl Sagan   0-345-40946-9 $14.00 xv+
457
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
non-fic Checkmark
Ticktock 1997-04-00 Dean Koontz   0-345-38430-X $7.99 352
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Mark Garro  
Footfall 1997-05-00 Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle   0-345-41842-5 $12.00 xxiii+
495
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Ringworld 1997-05-00 Larry Niven   0-345-41840-9 $11.00 313
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Ringworld Engineers 1997-05-00 Larry Niven   0-345-41841-7 $11.00 ix+
307
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Jurassic Park 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41895-6 $12.00 400
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Sphere 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41897-2 $12.00 316
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Andromeda Strain 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41898-0 $12.00 288
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Lost World 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-40288-X $7.99 430
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
The Power That Preserves 1997-06-00 Stephen R. Donaldson   0-345-41845-X $12.00 392
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Terminal Man 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41901-4 $12.00 268
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Congo 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-41893-X $12.00 xiv+
316
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
Sphere 1997-06-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-35314-5 $6.99 371
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
Memnoch the Devil 1997-07-00 Anne Rice   0-345-40967-1 $7.99 434
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel Checkmark
Servant of the Bones 1997-08-00 Anne Rice   0-345-40966-3 $14.00 387
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel  
The Hellfire Club 1997-08-00 Peter Straub   0-345-41500-0 $6.99 xii+
526
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
The Dolphins of Pern 1997-09-00 Anne McCaffrey   0-345-41938-3 $12.95 340
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Rowena Morrill  
Dragonflight 1997-09-00 Anne McCaffrey   0-345-41936-7 $12.95 xii+
303
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Michael Whelan  
Dragonquest 1997-09-00 Anne McCaffrey   0-345-41937-5 $12.95 xvii+
330
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Michael Whelan  
Foggy Mountain Breakdown and Other Stories 1997-09-00 Sharyn McCrumb   0-345-41493-4 $22.50 viii+
326
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Larry Schwinger Checkmark
Moreta: Dragonlady of Pern 1997-09-00 Anne McCaffrey   0-345-41957-X $12.95 xiv286
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Michael Whelan  
The White Dragon 1997-09-00 Anne McCaffrey   0-345-41940-5 $12.95 x+
497
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Michael Whelan  
Airframe 1997-09-28 Michael Crichton   0-345-40287-1 $7.99 448
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
Queen of the Damned 1997-10-00 Anne Rice   0-345-41962-6 $14.00 448
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Christopher Pugliese  
The Vampire Lestat 1997-10-00 Anne Rice   0-345-41964-2 $14.00 481
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Christopher Pugliese  
State of Mind 1997-10-00 John Katzenbach   0-345-38631-0 $24.00 409
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
novel  
The Tale of the Body Thief 1997-10-00 Anne Rice   0-345-41963-4 $14.00 430
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
novel Christopher Pugliese  
Sphere 1997-12-00 Michael Crichton   0-345-35314-5 $6.99 371
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
novel  
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