Thursday, October 03, 2013

October 2013 Releases

Here is The Qwillery's list of novels, etc. being published in October 2013. If there is something that we've missed, please leave a comment below. Any genre mistakes are ours. Leave a comment below if you feel that the genre is wrong. Also note that this list is always under revision. Publication dates change. We try to keep this as accurate as possible. The most accurate lists usually can be found for each week in The View From Monday posts. Please note that we use the publisher's publication date in the US.

October 1 2013
Battleground Terry A. Adams SF - D'neeran Factor 3
The Rain is a Lie: A Tor.Com Original (e) Gennifer Albin SF
Finder's Keeper Vivi Andrews PNR - Karmic Consultants 6
Luck of the Draw (h2mm) Piers Anthony F - Xanth 36
In the Company of Thieves Kage Baker SF - Company (collection)
Redemption C. J. Barry PNR
Bronze Summer (h2mm) Stephen Baxter F - Northland Trilogy 2
Year of the Demon Steve Bein UF - Fated Blades 2
Here There Be Monsters (e) Meljean Brook SPR - Iron Seas Novellla
The Necromancer's House Christopher Buehlman H
Blooming in the Wild Cathryn Cade PNR - Hawaiian Heroes 3
Perilous Shield Jack Campbell SF - The Lost Stars 2
Ghosts Know Ramsey Campbell Th
Autumn Bones Jacqueline Carey UF - Agent of Hel 2
Dark Currents (h2mm) Jacqueline Carey UF - Agent of Hel 1
Tempt the Stars Karen Chance UF - Cassie Palmer 6
Iron Guard Mark Clapham F - Warhammer 40,000
An Open Spook (e) E.J. Copperman PCM - Haunted Guesthouse Mystery Novella
The Big Chihuahua Waverly Curtis PCM - Barking Detective 3
In Space No One Can Hear You Scream Hank Davis (ed) SF - Anthology
Sovereign (h2tp) Ted Dekker
Tosca Lee
F - Mortals 3
Claimed by the Alpha (e) Saranna DeWylde PNR
Claimed by the Demon Doranna Durgin PNR
Darkness Rises Dianne Duvall PNR - Immortal Guardians 3
Violet Eyes John Everson H
1636: The Devil's Opera (ri) Eric Flint
David Carrico
AH - Ring of Fire 16
The Science of Herself Karen Joy Fowler SF - Collection
Dragon Age: The Calling David Gaider F - Dragon Age
Midnight's Temptation Donna Grant PNR - Dark Warriors 7
Cursed S.J. Harper UF - Fallen Siren 1
What the Cat Saw (h2mm) Carolyn Hart PCM
Ghost Gone Wild Carolyn Hart PCM - Bailey Ruth 4
The Fear Institute Jonathan L. Howard F - Johannes Cabal 3
Blood Trail (ri) Tanya Huff UF - Blood / Victoria Nelson 2
The Haunting of Hill House* (ri) Shirley Jackson H
American Supernatural Tales* S. T. Joshi (ed) H
Final Catcall Sofie Kelly PCM - Magical Cats Mystery 5
The Godborn Paul S. Kemp F - The Sundering 2
Day One: A Novel Nate Kenyon Ap/Th
My Neighbor Totoro: A Novel Tsugiko Kubo F - My Neighbor Totoro
Salamanders Omnibus Nick Kyme F - Warhammer 40,000
Bastion Mercedes Lackey F - Collegium Chronicles 5
Redoubt ( 2 ) Mercedes Lackey F - Collegium Chronicles 4
Storm Demon Gregory Lamberson H - Jake Helman Files 5
Ancillary Justice (D) Ann Leckie SF - Imperial Radch 1
The Jack in the Green Frazer Lee H
Let the Old Dreams Die John Ajvide Lindqvist H - Collection
Little Star (h2tp) John Ajvide Lindqvist H
The Last Man Standing Davide Longo Dys/PA
Red Hot Dragon (e) Lolita Lopez PNR - Dragon Heat 2
The Thing on the Doorstep and Other Weird Stories* (ri) H. P. Lovecraft H - Collection
The Night Guest (D) Fiona McFarlane Meta/M
Red Hill Jamie McGuire AP
My Lady Quicksilver Bec McMaster SPR - London Steampunk 3
Tour of the Merrimack: Volume One R. M. Meluch SF - Tour of the Merrimack 1 and 2
Out of the Night Trish Milburn PNR
The Mermaid's Mate (e) Kristin Miller PNR
Dead North: Canadian Zombie Fiction Silvia Moreno-Garcia (ed) Z - The Exile Book of Anthology Series 8
Merge / Disciple: Two Short Novels from Crosstown to Oblivion Walter Mosley SF - Crosstown to Oblivion
Prodigal Son Debra Mullins PNR
Robert Asprin's Dragons Run
Jody Lynn Nye
Robert Aspirin
UF - Griffen McCandles 4
Firebrand (h2mm) Gillian Philip F - Rebel Angels 1
The Raven: Tales and Poems* Edgar Allan Poe H
Spy's Honor: Amy Raby FR - Hearts and Thrones 2
Night Whispers Alisha Rai PNR - ShadowLands 1
The Educated Ape and Other Wonders of the Worlds Robert Rankin F - Japanese Devil Fish Girl 3
The Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs Mike Resnick (ed)
Robert T. Garcia (ed)
SF - Anthology
Born in Chains Caris Roane PNR - Men in Chains 1
Jack Glass (h2tp) Adam Roberts SF
Dragon Rising (e) Jaime Rush PNR - A Hidden Novella
Haunted Castles* Ray Russell H - Collection
The Legend of Drizzt 25th Anniversary Edition, Book II R. A. Salvatore F - Forgotten Realms: Legend of Drizzt 4, 5 and 6
Frankenstein* (ri) Mary Shelley H
Gunsight John Shirley SF - Borderlands 3
Savage Betrayal Shelli Stevens PNR - Savage 2
The Sleep Room: A Novel F. R. Tallis Su/Th
The Fantastic Tales (ri) Iginio Ugo Tarchetti Go/H - Collection
The Roads Not Taken Tim Waggoner Supernatural (TV Tie-in)
Lover At Last (h2mm) J.R. Ward PNR - Black Dagger Brotherhood 11
Possession J.R. Ward PNR - Fallen Angels 5
Myrmidon (e) David Wellington Th - Jim Chapel Story
Cold City (h2mm) F. Paul Wilson DF - Repairman Jack: Early Years Trilogy 1
The Daylight Gate Jeanette Winterson Su/Hist
Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture Ytasha L. Womack SF/F

October 2, 2013
Wakulla Springs: A Tor.Com Original (e) Andy Duncan
Ellen Klages
Once Upon a Time: New Fairy Tales Paula Guran (ed) FT - Antholgy
Kabu Kabu Nnedi Okorafor F - Collection

October 4, 2013
Summer's End Lisa Morton H

October 7, 2013
Ghost Stories of Old New Orleans Jeanne Delavigne Gh - Collection
Rogue's Possession Jeffe Kennedy FR - Covenant of Thorns 2

October 8, 2013
The Vengeance of Hera (e) (ri) John Gregory Betancourt F - Hercules 2
Cold Blooded Amanda Carlson UF - Jessica McClain 3
Zombies vs Robots: This Means War Nancy A. Collins Z/SF - Zombies vs Robots Anthology
The Diamond Deep Brenda Cooper SF - Ruby's Song 2
A Dance of Cloaks David Dalglish F- Shadowdance 1
The Night Eternal (ri) Guillermo Del Toro
Chuck Hogan
H - Strain Trilogy 3
The Circle Dave Eggers L/SF
Tales of the Wold Newton Universe Philip Jose Farmer SF - Wold Newton Collection
The Black Spider Jeremias Gotthelf H
Midnight's Promise: Part 1 (e) Donna Grant PNR - Dark Warriors
Slayers: The Making of a Mentor: A Tor.Com Original (e) C. J. Hill F/UF
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 24 Stephen Jones (ed) H - Anthology
Lighthouse Island Paulette Jiles Dys
Close to You (e) Stacia Kane UF -  A Downside Ghosts Story
Dying Is My Business Nicholas Kaufmann UF
Rasputin's Shadow Raymond Khoury Th/H/SF - Templar 4
The Fall of the Governor Robert Kirkman
Jay Bonansinga
Z - The Walking Dead 3
Dark Days Manel Loureiro Z - Apocalypse Z 2
The Republic of Thieves Scott Lynch F - Gentleman Bastard 3
V-Wars (h2tp) Jonathan Maberry (ed) H
Old Mars George R.R. Martin (ed)
Gardner Dozios (ed)
SF - Anthology
The Lincoln Conspiracy (h2tp) Timothy L. O'Brien AH
The Devil's in the Details Kimberly Raye PNR
A Taste of Blood Wine Freda Warrington F - Blood 1
The Palace Job (D) Patrick Weekes F
The Lords of Salem (h2tp) Rob Zombie H

October 11, 2013
Legends of Lone Wolf Omnibus 3 Joe Dever F - Legend of the Lone Wolf

October 14, 2013
Disenchanted & Co., Part 2: His Lordship Possessed (e) Lynn Viehl SP/M

October 15, 2013
Red Country (h2tp) Joe Abercrombie F
The Obsidian Heart Mark Barnes F - Echoes of Empire 2
The n-Body Problem Tony Burgess Z/AP
Fury of Desire Coreene Callahan PNR - Dragonfury 4
How To Be a Good Wife (D US) Emma Chapman Meta/Ch
The Wasteland Saga: Three Novels: Old Man and the Wasteland, The Savage Boy, The Road is a River Nick Cole PA
Copperhead Tina Connolly HistF - Ironskin 2
The Osiris Curse Paul Crilley SP/M - Tweed and Nightingale Adventures 2
Tolkien: A Dictionary David Day F - Dictionary
The Entity Who Came for Christmas: A Holiday Novella (e) Cat Devon PNR - Entity
The Last Dark Stephen R. Donaldson F - The Last Chronicles of Thomas Covenant 4
The Greatcoat: A Ghost Story Helen Dunmore Gh/H
Man in the Empty Suit (h2tp) Sean Ferrell SF/TT
Midnight's Promise: Part 2 (e) Donna Grant PNR - Dark Warriors
Theodore Savage (ri) Cicely Hamilton SF - Radium Age SF Series
First Bite Dani Harper PNR - Dark Wolf 1
NOS4A2 (h2tp) Joe Hill Sup/Su
Pushing Luck (e) Elliott James UF - Pax Arcana
The Cusanus Game Wolfgang Jeschke SF
Fiendish Schemes K. W. Jeter SP
Fire Logic Laurie J. Marks F - Elemental Logic 1
Rogue Cells / Carbon Harbour Garry Thomas Morse Dys - Chaos! Quincunx 2
The Wolves of Midwinter Anne Rice UF/H - Wolf Gift Chronicles 2
The Heavens Rise Christopher Rice SF/H
Was: a novel (ri) Geoff Ryman F - 20th Anniversary Edition
The Auctioneer (ri) Joan Samson H
Brood of the Witch Queen: The Best Weird Tales of Sax Rohmer Rohmer Sax W/H - Collection
The Making of Middle-earth: A New Look Inside the World of J. R. R. Tolkien Christopher Snyder LC
Luminous Chaos Jean-Christophe Valtat SP - Mysteries of New Venice 2
Come Back to the Sea: A Tor.Com Original (e) Jason Vanhee F

October 16, 2013
Equoid: A Laundry novella: A Tor.Com Original (e) Charles Stross SF - Laundry Files

October 21, 2013
Hunter's Moon (e) Lisa Kessler PNR - Moon 2
Nightlife (D) (e) Matthew Quinn Martin H
Death Bringer (e) Kate Pearce PNR - Soul Justice 2

October 22, 2013
Esrever Doom Piers Anthony F - Xanth 37
Spirit of the Century Presents: King Khan Harry Connolly F - Spirit of the Century
Knights Templar: A Secret History Graeme Davis F - Dark
Poe (D) J. Lincoln Fenn H
Ink Mage (Kindles erial) Victor Gischler F
Midnight's Promise: Part 3 (e) Donna Grant PNR - Dark Warriors
If Only In My Dreams (ri) Wendy Markham TTR
The Quorum (ri) Kim Newman H
A Bloodsmoor Romance (r) Joyce Carol Oates Go/R
Captive A. D. Robertson FR -  The Forbidden Side of Nightshade
Omega Jeremy Robinson SF/Th - Jack Sigler Thriller 1
Waking Up Dead Emma Shortt Z/R - An End of Days Love Novel
Black and Blue Gena Showalter PNR - Otherworld Assassin 2
The Abominable: A Novel Dan Simmons Th/H
Doctor Who: Summer Falls and Other Stories Amelia Williams SF - Doctor Who

October 28, 2013
Vampire Games (e) Tiffany Allee PNR - From the Files of the Otherworlder Enforcement Agency 4
Trancehack (e) Sonya Clark FR - Magic Born 1
Realm Walker (e) Kathleen Collins FR - Realm Walker 1
Battle Scars Sheryl Nantus PNR - Blood of the Pride 4
The Faceless One (D) (e) Mark Onspaugh H

October 29, 2013
Weird Shadows Over Innsmouth Stephen Jones (ed) H/W - Anthology
Kiss the Night Goodbye (ri) Keri Arthur PNR - Nikki and Michael 4
Dream London Tony Ballantyne UF
Allegiance Beth Bernobich F - River of Souls 3
Katabasis Joseph Brassey
Cooper Moo
Mark Teppo
Angus Trim
F - Mongoliad Cycle 4
Dreams and Shadows (h2tp) C. Robert Cargill UF
After Moonrise (tp2mm) P.C. Cast
Gena Showalter
PNR - Possessed / Haunted
The Deaths of Tao Wesley Chu SF - Tao 2
Rising Sun (h2mm) Robert Conroy AH
Abyss Deep Ian Douglas SF - Star Corpsman 2
Two Serpents Rise Max Gladstone F - Craft Sequence 2
Midnight's Promise Donna Grant PNR - Dark Warriors 8
Midnight's Promise: Part 4 (e) Donna Grant PNR - Dark Warriors
Parasite Mira Grant Th/H/Z
After Dead: What Came Next in the World of Sookie Stackhouse Charlaine Harris UF - Sookie Stackhouse/Southern Vampire
Ever After (h2mm) Kim Harrison UF - Rachel Morgan 11
Doctor Who: The Vault: Treasures from the First 50 Years Marcus Hearn SF - Doctor Who
Black Heart Christina Henry UF - Black Wings 6
A Study in Darkness Emma Jane Holloway SP/M - Baskerville Affair 2
Hellhound Nancy Holzner UF - Deadtown 5
Darkship Renegades (tp2mm) Sarah A. Hoyt SF - Darkship 2
Dead Set Richard Kadrey DF
Annihilation (h2mm) Drew Karpyshyn SF - Star Wars: The Old Republic
The Clone Assassin Steven L. Kent SF - Rogue Clone 9
Big Bad Beast (tp2mm) Shelly Laurenston PNR - Pride 6
The Influence Bentley Little H
Devilishly Wicked Kathy Love PNR - Devilish 3
The Prince of Lies Anne Lyle F - Night's Masque 3
Star Trek: The Fall: A Ceremony of Losses David Mack SF - Start Trek
George R. R. Martin's A Game of Thrones 5-Book Boxed Set George R.R. Martin F - Game of Thrones
Wild Cards II: Aces High (tp2mm) George R.R. Martin (ed) SF - Anthology
The Wit & Wisdom of Tyrion Lannister George R.R. Martin F
The Cassandra Project (h2mm) Jack McDevitt
Mike Resnick
The Eidolon (D) Libby McGugan SF
Imager's Battalion (h2mm) L. E. Modesitt F - Imager Portfolio 6
Accidentally In Love With...A God? Mimi Jean Pamfiloff PNR - Accidentally Yours 1
Lords and Ladies (ri) Terry Pratchett F - Discworld 14
Men at Arms (ri) Terry Pratchett F - Discworld 15
Small Gods (ri) Terry Pratchett F - Discworld 13
Soul Music (ri) Terry Pratchett F - Discworld 16
Dark Witch: Nora Roberts PNR - Cousins O'Dwyer Trilogy 1
Heartwood Freya Robertson F - Heartwood 1
Defender Mike Shepherd F - Kris Longknife 11
Descending Son Scott Shepherd H
Archangel's Legion Nalini Singh PNR - Guild Hunter 6
The Wisdom of the Shire: A Short Guide to a Long and Happy Life (h2tp) Noble Smith Humor
True Blood: Steve Newlin’s Field Guide to Vampires Gianna Sobol
Michael McMillian
UF - True Blood
Kiss of Revenge Debbie Viguie PNR - Kiss Trilogy 3
The Bounty Hunter Code: From the Files of Boba Fett Daniel Wallace SF - Star Wars

October 30, 2013
Brimstone and Marmalade: A Tor.Com Original (e) Aaron Corwin UF

October 31, 2013
Balfour and Meriwether in The Incident of the Harrowmoor Dogs Daniel Abraham F
Behind the Sofa: Celebrity Memories of Doctor Who Steve Berry (ed) SF - Doctor Who
Turtle Recall: The Discworld Companion ... So Far Stephen Briggs F - Discworld
Robinson Crusoe on Zombie Island Daniel Defoe
Ivan Fanti
The Night Boat Robert McCammon H
The Monkey's Other Paw: Revived Classic Stories of Dread and the Dead Luis Ortiz (ed) H - Anthology

* part of a 6 volume classic horror series curated by Guillermo del Toro

D - Debut
e - eBook
h2mm - Hardcover to Mass Market Paperback
h2tp - Hardcover to Trade Paperback
ri - reissue or reprint
tp2mm - Trade to Mass Market Paperback

AH - Alternate History
AP - Apocalyptic
Ch - Chiller
DF - Dark Fantasy
Dys - Dystopian
F - Fantasy
FR - Fantasy Romance
FT - Fairy Tales
Gh - Ghosts
Go - Gothic
H - Horror
Hist - Historical
HistF - Historical Fantasy
L - Literary
LC - Literary Criticism
Meta - Metaphysical
MU - Mash Up
PA - Post Apocalyptic
PCM - Paranormal Cozy Mystery
PNR - Paranormal Romance
R - Romance
SF - Science Fiction
SP - Steampunk
SPR - Steampunk Romance
Su - Supernatural
Th - Thriller
TT - Time Travel
TTR - Time Travel Romance
UF - Urban Fantasy
W - Weird
Z - Zombies


  1. Thanks for including Hunter's Moon!!! Lots of great books coming out in October... Yow! :)


    1. Of course! I will never have enough time to read everything I'd like to read.