8/18 Books


Here is The Qwillery's list of novels, etc. being published in August 2018. 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. Please note that we use the publisher's publication date in the US. Check The View From Monday each week for each week's updated release list.






Debut novels are highlighted in blue. Novels, etc. by formerly featured DAC Authors are highlighted in green.

August 1, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Cthulhu Deep Down Under: Volume 2 (e) Steve Proposch (Ed)
Bryce Stevens (Ed)
H - Anthology
The Snail on the Slope Arkady Strugatsky
Boris Strugatsky
SF - Rediscovered Classics



August 6, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Iron Bones (e) Yasmine Galenorn PNR - Wild Hunt 3
City of Kings Rob J Hayes F



August 7, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Garrison Girl Rachel Aaron Dys/SF - Attack on Titan
King of Assassins RJ Barker F - The Wounded Kingdom 3
The Divine Cities Trilogy: City of Stairs, City of Blades, and City of Miracles, with an excerpt from Foundryside (e) Robert Jackson Bennett F - The Divine Cities
The Third Hotel Laura van den Berg LF/Psy
The Tao Novels (e) Wesley Chu SF/AP/PA
Knightsblade Andy Clark SF- Imperial Knights 2
The Outposter (ri) Gordon R. Dickson SF
The Point John Dixon SF/Th
Temper Nicky Drayden CF
Gift of Griffins V. M. Escalada F - Faraman Prophecy 2
Halls of Law (h2mm) V. M. Escalada F - Faraman Prophecy 1
Worlds 2 Eric Flint SF - Collection
Seven Stones to Stand or Fall: A Collection of Outlander Fiction (h2tp) Diana Gabaldon Hist/HistF - Collection
The Burden of Loyalty Laurie Goulding SF - The Horus Heresy 48
Dark Alpha's Hunger (e) Donna Grant PNR - Reapers 6
Serpentine Laurell K. Hamilton P/UF/H -Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter 26
The Triumph of the Dwarves Markus Heitz F - The Dwarves
A Girl of White Winter (e) Barb Hendee HistF/DF - Dark Glass 3
The Talented Ribkins (h2tp) Ladee Hubbard CF/FL
Tarnished City (h2tp) Vic James CF/Dys - Dark Gifts 2
Bellewether Susanna Kearsley MR/P/Hist/TTR/PNR
In a Time of Treason David Keck F - The Tales of Durand 2
Avalanche: The Secret World Chronicles Mercedes Lackey
Cody Martin
Dennis Lee
Veronica Giguere
SF - Secret World Chronicle 5
Solarpunk: Ecological and Fantastical Stories in a Sustainable World Gerson Lodi-Ribeiro (Ed)
Fabio Fernandes (Tr)
SF/HSF - Anthology
Friendly Fire Dale Lucas F - The Fifth Ward 2
In Truth and Claw Ari Marmell UF/DF/F - Mick Oberon Job 4
Wild Cards VIII: One-Eyed Jacks George R. R. Martin (Ed) SF/SH - Wild Cards 8
A Short Film About Disappointment (D) Joshua Mattson LF/Dys/Satire
Come Back to the Swamp Laura Morrison SupTh
Null States (h2tp) Malka Older SF/CyP/TechTh/PolTh - The Centenal Cycle 2
The Recoletta Novels (e) Carrie Patel F
Legends of the Duskwalker (e) Jay Posey SF/AP/PA/HSF
Alternate Routes Tim Powers CF
Lukas the Trickster Josh Reynolds SF - Lukas the Trickster 1
Haven Adam Roberts SF/AP/PA - The Aftermath 2
Before She Sleeps Bina Shah Dys
The Tower of Living and Dying Anna Smith Spark F - Empires of Dust 2
Herokiller Paul Tassi SF/Dys/Th
Implanted (D) Lauren C. Teffeau SF/CyP/AP/PA
The Tropic of Eternity Tom Toner SF/SO/AC - The Amaranthine Spectrum 3
The Seas of Distant Stars Francesca G. Varela SF
War for Armageddon: The Omnibus Various SF
The Double Star and Other Occult Fantasies Jane de La Vaudère
Brian Stableford (Tr)
H - Collection
An Informal History of the Hugos: A Personal Look Back at the Hugo Awards, 1953-2000 Jo Walton LC/SF/F
Privateer Margaret Weis
Robert Krammes
F - The Dragon Corsairs 2
Rogue Protocol Martha Wells SF - The Murderbot Diaries 3
The Cityborn (h2mm) Edward Willett F/DF
Nebula Awards Showcase 2018 Jane Yolen (Ed) SF/F - Anthology



August 9, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Frankenstein and Its Classics: The Modern Prometheus from Antiquity to Science Fiction Jesse Weiner (Ed)
Benjamin Eldon Stevens (Ed)
Brett M. Rogers (Ed)
HC - Bloomsbury Studies in Classical Reception



August 14, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Selected Stories: Science Fiction, Volume 1 Kevin J. Anderson SF - Collection
Rituals (h2tp) Kelley Armstrong F/SupTh - Cainsville 5
Olympus Bound (h2tp) Jordanna Max Brodsky CF/UF/FairyT/FolkT/LM/Occ/Sup - Olympus Bound 3
Successor's Promise (h2tp) Trudi Canavan F - Millennium's Rule 3
Sip (h2tp) Brian Allen Carr SF/AP/PA/LF
Pinnacle City: A Superhero Noir Matt Carter Fiona
J. R. Titchenell
SH/PI/Occ/Sup/Noir
Denied: A Novel of the Sazi Cathy Clamp PNR/UF - Luna Lake 3
Annals of the Black Company: The Black Company, Shadows Linger, The White Rose, Shadow Games, Dreams of Steel, The Silver Spike, Bleak Seasons, She Is ... Live (e) Glen Cook F - Chronicles of The Black Company
A Spy in Time Imraan Coovadia SF/TT
Stars Uncharted S. K. Dunstall SF/SO/GenEng
Relic Alan Dean Foster SF/AC/AP/PA
Connect Julian Gough TechTh
The Adventure of the Neural Psychoses Lois H. Gresh H - Sherlock Holmes vs. Cthulhu 2
The Sea Queen Linnea Hartsuyker Sagas - The Golden Wolf Saga 2
Graveyard Shift (h2tp) Michael F. Haspil UF/SupTh/PP
Bad Faith Jon Hollins F/HU -  The Dragon Lords 3
Mutilation Song Jason Hrivnak H/Occ/Sup/VisM
Every River Runs to Salt Rachel K. Jones F
Ball Lightning Cixin Liu
Joel Martinsen (Tr)
SF/HSF
Princess of Blood Tom Lloyd F/CF - God Fragments 2
Noumenon Infinity Marina J. Lostetter SF/SO - Noumenon 2
Severance (D) Ling Ma LF/SF/AP/PA
Wild Hunger Chloe Neill P/PNR/UF - Heirs of Chicagoland 1
The Super Ladies Susan Petrone CW/FL/CF/UF/SH
The Complete Clockwork Century: Boneshaker, Dreadnought, Ganymede, Inexplicables, Fiddlehead (e) Cherie Priest SF/SP/AH - Clockwork Century
Black Lotus Kiss Jason Ridler F/UF/HU - The Brimstone Files 2
Laura: A Journey into the Crystal (ri) George Sand
Sue Dyson (Tr)
F/Occ/Sup - Pushkin Blues
The Moons of Barsk Lawrence M. Schoen SF/SO - Barsk 2
The Million Karl Schroeder SF/HSF/SO
The Blinds (h2tp) Adam Sternbergh Sus
Flights Olga Tokarczuk
Jennifer Croft (Tr)
LF/MR - Collection



August 15, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Bookburners: The Complete Season 4 (e) Max Gladstone
Margaret Dunlap
Brian Francis Slattery
Mur Lafferty
Andrea Phillips
UF - Bookburners



August 21, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Titanicus Dan Abnett SF - Adeptus Titanicus
The Winter Vow Tim Akers F - Hallowed War 3
So Say We All: The Complete, Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Battlestar Galactica
Mark A. Altman
Edward Gross
PerfArts/TV/SF
Of the Mortal Realm (e) Amelia Atwater-Rhodes DF/F - Mancer Trilogy 3
Foundryside Robert Jackson Bennett F/UF - The Founders Trilogy 1
Shadowblack Sebastien de Castell F/HU - Spellslinger Series 2
The Black God's Drums P. Djèlí Clark HistF/SF/SP
The Phantom Tree Nicola Cornick Hist/Gothic/R
Vox (D) Christina Dalcher CW/Dys/PolTh
Heartbreaker Claudia Dey LF/SF
Ararat (h2tp) Christopher Golden SupTh/H
The Fated Sky Mary Robinette Kowal SF/AH/HSF - Lady Astronaut 2
Tarma and Kethry Mercedes Lackey F/FR - Vows and Honor Omnibus
Invisible Planets: Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation Ken Liu (Ed) SF - Anthology
Windhaven (ri) George R. R. Martin Lisa Tuttle F
Star Trek: Lost Scenes Curt McAloney
David Tilotta
PerfArts/TV/SF
Ravencry Ed McDonald DF/F - Raven's Mark 2
Servants of the Machine God Graham McNeill
Gave Thorpe
David Guymer
David Annandale
Andy Clark
SF - Adeptus Mechanicus Anthology
Blood of the Gods David Mealing F/HistF - The Ascension Cycle 2
Japanese Folktales: Classic Stories from Japan's Enchanted Past Yei Theodora Ozaki FairyT/FolkT/LM/CulH
From Distant Stars Sam Peters SF - From Darkest Skies
The Collected Adventures of Bannon & Clare Lilith Saintcrow SP/FR/CF/P/UF - Bannon & Clare
Coldfall Wood Steven Savile CF/DF
Rattus New Yorkus (e) Hunter Shea H - Hunter Shea: One Size Eats All 2
2020 Kenneth Steven Dys
The Stars Now Unclaimed (D)Drew Williams SF/SO/HU - The Universe After 1
Terra Incognita: Three NovellasConnie Willis SF/Satire - Collection
The Realmgate Wars: Volume 1Chris Wraight
Guy Haley
Nick Kyme
Josh Reynolds
C.L. Werner
Darius Hinks

F - The Realmgate Wars Omnibus



August 23, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
By the Pricking of Her Thumb (e) Adam Roberts SF



August 25, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Report to Megalopolis: The Post-modern Prometheus Tod Davies F/Dys/FairyT/FolkT/LM/DF - The History of Arcadia 4



August 28, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Magic Triumphs Ilona Andrews UF - Kate Daniels 10
Echoes in the Walls V.C. Andrews Sagas - House of Secrets 2
Valiant Dust (h2mm) Richard Baker SF - Breaker of Empires 1
Straight Outta Tombstone David Boop (Ed) F - Anthology
Hawk: A New Novel Vlad Taltos Steven Brust F - Vlad 14
Eve of Destruction Sylvia Day
writing as S. J. Day
UF/P/PNR - Marked Series 2
Missing Signal Seb Doubinsky SF/Dys/LF
Bloody Rose Nicholas Eames F - The Band 2
Dark Legacy (h2mm) Christine Feehan PNR - Carpathian 31
The Alexander Inheritance (h2mm) Eric Flint
Gorg Huff
Paula Goodlett
TT/AH
Ahab's Return: or, The Last Voyage Jeffrey Ford M/Hist/Fabulist
The Salt Line (h2tp) Holly Goddard Jones LF/SF/AP/PA
Hollywood Dead Richard Kadrey UF - Sandman Slim 10
Stygian Sherrilyn Kenyon FR/P/UF - Dark-Hunter 22
The Flash: Climate Changeling Richard Knaak MTI/SF - Flash 2
Blade of Empire Mercedes Lackey
James Mallory
F - The Dragon Prophecy Trilogy 2
Nightflyers: The Illustrated Edition George R. R. Martin SF/AC/H
Exile's Throne Rhonda Mason CF/SF/SO - Empress Game Trilogy 3
War Cry Brian McClellan F
The Brightest Fell Seanan McGuire UF/CF/P - October Daye 11
The True History Of The Strange Brigade David Thomas Moore (Ed) MTI
The Wraiths of War (tp2mm) Mark Morris DF/CF - Obsidian Heart 3
Anno Dracula - Johnny Alucard (ri) Kim Newman H/HistF/P
Behind the Door Mary SanGiovanni H
Highway of Eternity (ri) Clifford D. Simak SF
Enchanted Pilgrimage (ri) Clifford D. Simak SF
A Choice of Gods (ri) Clifford D. Simak SF
Garro (tp2mm) James Swallow SF - The Horus Heresy 42
Irontown Blues John Varley SF/Cr/SO - Eight Worlds 4
Mirror Gate Jeff Wheeler HistF - The Harbinger Series 2



August 29, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The People's Republic of Everything Nick Mamatas H/F - Collection



August 30, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Wanderer's Tale (ri) David Bilsborough F
A Taste of Home C Derick Miller H - Home 1
The Fall of Gondolin J.R.R. Tolkien F



August 31, 2018
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Washingtonians Bentley Little
Richard Chizmar
Johnathan Schaech
Mick Garras
H
A Voice in the Night Jack McDevitt SF - Collection
Methods Devour Themselves: A Conversation Benjanun Sriduangkaew
J. Moufawad-Paul
HC




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



AC - Alien Contact
AH - Alternate History
AP - Apocalyptic
CF - Contemporary Fantasy
Cr - Crime
CulH - Cultural Heritage
CW - Contemporary Woman
CyP - Cyberpunk
DF - Dark Fantasy
Dys - Dystopian
F - Fantasy
FairyT - Fairy Tales
FL - Family Life
FolkT - Folk Tales
FR - Fantasy Romance
GenEng - Genetic Engineering
Gothic - Gothic
H - Horror
HC - History and Criticism
Hist - Historical
HistF - Historical Fantasy
HSF - Hard Science Fiction
HU - Humor
LC - Literary Criticism
LF - Literary Fiction
LM - Legend and Mythology
MR - Magical Realism
MTI - Media Tie-In
MU - Mash Up
Noir - Noir
Occ - Occult
P - Paranormal
PA - Post Apocalyptic
PerfArts - Performing Arts
PI - Private Investigator
PNR - Paranormal Romance
PP - Police Procedural
PolTh - Political Thriller
Psy - Psychological
R - Romance
Sagas - Sagas
SF - Science Fiction
SH - Superheroes
SO - Space Opera
SP - Steampunk
Sup - Supernatural
SupTh - Supernatural Thriller
Sus - Suspense
TechTh - Technological Thriller
Th - Thriller
TT - Time Travel
TTR - Time Travel Romance
TV - Television
UF - Urban Fantasy
VisM - Visionary and Metaphysical