8/17 Books


Here is The Qwillery's list of novels, etc. being published in August 2017. 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 release list.






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

August 1, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Exile (tp2mm) C.T. Adams UF/CF - Book of the Fae 1
Taming the Lion (e) Kerry Adrienne PNR - Shifter Wars 3
Eternity's Mind (h2mm) Kevin J. Anderson SF/SO - Saga of Shadows 3
The Dying Game (D) Asa Avdic Dys/PsyTh/CW
Age of Assassins (D) RJ Barker F - The Wounded Kingdom 1
Secondborn Amy A. Bartol SF - Secondborn 1
The Lost Vampire Kate Baxter PNR - Last True Vampire 5
Third Wave (e) Zaide Bishop Dys/SF/R
From Holmes to Sherlock: The Story of the Men and Women Who Created an Icon Mattias Boström
Michael Gallagher (Tr)
LC/PI
The Best of Bova: Volume 3 Ben Bova SF - Collection
Thunderlord (h2mm) Marion Zimmer Bradley
Deborah J. Ross
F/SF - Darkover
Binary System Eric Brown SF/SO
The Romance of Atlantis (e)(ri) Taylor Caldwell
Jess Stearn
HistR/LM
Ride the Storm Karen Chance UF - Cassie Palmer 8
The Rise of Io (tp2mm) Wesley Chu SF/AC
Monster Hunter Siege Larry Correia CF - Monster Hunter 6
The Dreaming Hunt (h2mm) Cindy Dees
Bill Flippin
F - The Sleeping King 2
Halls of Law V. M. Escalada F/DF - Faraman Prophecy 1
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (h2mm) Alexander Freed SF/SO - Star Wars
The Cottingley Secret Hazel Gaynor Hist
A Night Without Stars (h2mm) Peter F. Hamilton SF/SO/Th - Commonwealth: Chronicle of the Fallers 2
The Half-Drowned King (D) Linnea Hartsuyker Saga/Hist
The Gates of Tagmeth P. C. Hodgell F - Kencyrath Series 8
Impossible Views of the World (D) Lucy Ives LF
The Grip of It Jac Jemc H/LF
Forever After David Jester Hu/Occ/Sup/FairyT/FolkT/LM
The Towers of the Sunset L. E. Modesitt Jr. F - Saga of Recluce 2
A Conversation in Blood (h2mm) Paul S. Kemp DF - Egil & Nix 3
Dragonsworn Sherrilyn Kenyon FR/UF/P/CF - Dark-Hunter - Dragons Riding 2
Dark Light: Dawn Jon Land
Fabrizio Boccardi (Cr)
SupTh/H
Arcana (tp2mm) Jessica Leake HistF/MR - Sylvani 1
The Order of the Eternal Sun (h2mm) Jessica Leake HistF/MR - Sylvani 2
Witch's Hunger (e) Deborah LeBlanc PNR
Anackire (ri) Tanith Lee F/DF - Wars of Vis 2
Noumenon (D) Marina J. Lostetter SF/SO
Tuskers IV: Rise of the Cloven Duncan McGeary H - Tuskers 4
Hath No Fury Melanie R. Meadors (Ed)
J. M. Martin (Ed)
F - Anthology
Urban Enemies Joseph Nassise (Ed) F - Anthology
A Man of Shadows Jeff Noon SF/TT/M/VM - Man of Shadows 1
Reaping the Aurora Joshua Palmatier F/DF - Ley 3
The Dark Net Benjamin Percy H
After On: A Novel of Silicon Valley Rob Reid Satire/TechTh/SF
Dead on Arrival Matt Richtel TechTh
Hex-Rated Jason Ridler UF/P/CF/Hu -The Brimstone Files 1
See What I Have Done (D) Sarah Schmidt LF
Prince of Outcasts (h2mm) S. M. Stirling SF/AP/PA/AH - Novel of the Change 13
Desert Wolf (e) Linda Thomas-Sundstrom PNR - Wolf Moon 11
United States of Japan (tp2mm) Peter Tieryas AH/Dys/SF
Children of the Divide Patrick S. Tomlinson SF/SO - Children of a Dead Earth 3
The Strange Bird (e) Jeff VanderMeer LF/F - A Borne Story
Sovereign's War Debbie Viguie
James R. Tuck
HistF/DF - Robin Hood: Demon Bane 3
Across the Great Rift Scott Washburn SF/SO
Gods of Dawn Steve White SF - Jason Thanou 6
Crosstalk (h2tp) Connie Willis SF/GenEng/R
Wicked Bite Rebecca Zanetti PNR - Realm Enforcers 5



August 2, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Martian in the Wood: A Tor.com Original (e) Stephen Baxter SF
Hard Bargain (e) Andrea Phillips F/Th - Bookburners Season 3 #3



August 3, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Copper Chain James Maxwell SF - Shifting Tides 3



August 8, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The End of Ordinary Edward Ashton SF/GenEng
The Mystery Knight: A Graphic Novel George R. R. Martin
Ben Avery (Adapter)
Mike S. Miller (Illus)
F/GN - Game of Thrones World
The Medusa Chronicles (h2tp) Stephen Baxter
Alastair Reynolds
SF
Biketopia Elly Blue (Ed) SF - Bikes in Space / Collection
Binary System Eric Brown SF
Valerian: The Illustrated Treasury Pierre Christin
Jean-Claude Mézières
Art/SF
The Death and Life of Schneider Wrack Nate Crowley H - Tomes of the Dead Collection
Pack Enforcer Lauren Dane PNR - Cascadia Wolves 2
Masked Possession (D) Alana Delacroix PNR - Masked Arcana 1
Devil's Call J. Danielle Dorn Occ/Sup/W
Mark of the Moon Beth Dranoff PNR - Mark of the Moon 1
The Budayeen Cycle (e) George Alec Effinger CyP
The World of Tiers Volume One (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF - World of Tiers
The World of Tiers Volume Two (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF - World of Tiers
Dayworld Rebel (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF/Dys - Dayworld Trilogy 2
Dayworld (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF/Dys - Dayworld Trilogy 1
Riverworld: And Other Stories (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF - Collection
Dayworld Breakup (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF/Dys - Dayworld Trilogy 3
The Lovers * Dark Is the Sun * Riders of the Purple Wage: Three Powerful Science Fiction Classics (e)(ri) Philip José Farmer SF - Collection
Scythes of Emperor L J Goulding SF - Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine Battles
American Ghost Paul Guernsey CF/GH/Occ/Sup
The Talented Ribkins (D) Ladee Hubbard AA/F/CF/FL
The Luster of Lost Things (D) Sophie Chen Keller CoA/FL/ LF
Dead and Breakfast (h2tp) Kate Kingsbury PM - A Merry Ghost Inn Mystery 1
Ghost Talkers (h2tp) Mary Robinette Kowal HistF/P/GH
Witch's Hunger Deborah LeBlanc PNR
The Adventures of Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser: Swords and Deviltry, Swords Against Death, and Swords in the Mist (e)(ri) Fritz Leiber SF - Collection
Blackthorne Stina Leicht F - Malorum Gates 2
The Wingman Adventures Volume One (e)(ri) Mack Maloney Th/SF
Infomocracy (h2tp) Malka Older CyP/TechTh/Pol - Centenal Cycle 1
Magpie's Song Allison Pang SP/Dys - IronHeart Chronicles 1
The Meridian Ascent Richard Phillips SF - Rho Agenda Assimilation 3
World Tree Girl Kerry Schafer SupTh - Shadow Valley Manor 2
The New Springtime: The Complete Series (e)(ri) Robert Silverberg SF
Daemon (ri) Daniel Suarez TechTh/CyP
Garro James Swallow SF - The Horus Heresy 42
Bones of the Earth, In the Drift, and Vacuum Flowers (e) Michael Swanwick SF/Th
Desert Wolf Linda Thomas-Sundstrom PNR - Wolf Moons 11
The Story of Kullervo (h2tp) J.R.R. Tolkien F
Blue Plague: Survival Thomas A. Watson SF/AP/PA - Blue Plague 2
Lord of Undeath C L Werner F - Realmgate Wars 10



August 9, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Marker Chronicles, The First Trilogy (e) Danielle DeVor Sup/Occ - The Marker Chronicles
Uncanny Valley: A Tor.com Original (e) Greg Egan SF
All in a Day's Work Brian Francis Slattery F/Th - Bookburners Season 3 #4



August 14, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Pack of Lies (e)(ri)Laura Anne Gilman CF - Paranormal Scene Investigations 2



August 15, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Body in the Woods Sarah Lotz SupTh
Rituals Kelley Armstrong F/SupTh - Cainsville 5
Of the Divine (e) Amelia Atwater-Rhodes F - Mancer Trilogy 2
The Nonexistent Knight Italo Calvino LF
Empire: The Series (e) Orson Scott Card SF - Empire
Call of Fire Beth Cato HistF - Blood of Earth 2
Orphan Black Classified Clone Reports Delphine Cormier
Keith R. A. DeCandido
TV/SF
The Rat Catchers' Olympics Colin Cotterill M/Hist/MR - A Dr. Siri Paiboun Mystery 12
Voyager (Starz Tie-in Edition) Diana Gabaldon Hist/F/MTI/TTR - Outlander 3
The Next (h2tp) Stephanie Gangi CW
The Stone Sky N. K. Jemisin F - The Broken Earth 3
The Lamb Will Slaughter the Lion Margaret Killjoy CF/DF/H - Danielle Cain 1
The Gryphon Mage Richard A. Knaak F - Legends of the Dragonrealm: Turning War 2
The Peculiar Miracles of Antoinette Martin (h2tp) Stephanie Knipper CW/FL/MR/R
Moonbath Yanick Lahens
Emily Gogolak (Tr)
LF/CW/MR/Hist
The Dinosaur Princess Victor Milán F - The Dinosaur Lords 3
The Last One (h2tp) Alexandra Oliva Th/Sus/SF/PA/AP/LF
Humans, Bow Down (h2tp) James Patterson Th
The Pendergast Files (e)(ri) Douglas Preston
Lincoln Child
SupTh - Relic1 and 2
The Psalms of Isaak Series (e)(ri) Ken Scholes SF - Psalms of Isaak
The Shades of Magic Series (e) V. E. Schwab HistF - Shades of Magic 1, 2 and 3
Zombie-in-Chief: Eater of the Free World: A Novel Take on a Brain-Dead Election Kenemore Scott Satire
Hyperion (ri) Dan Simmons SF/SO -  Hyperion Cantos 1
The Court of Broken Knives (D) Anna Smith Spark F - Empires of Dust 1
The Weight of the World (h2tp) Tom Toner SF/SO - Amaranthine Spectrum 2
The House of Daniel: A Novel of Wild Magic, the Great Depression, and Semipro Ball (h2tp) Harry Turtledove HistF/AH/Sports



August 16, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Time Capsule (e) Mur Lafferty F/Th - Bookburners Season 3 #5



August 21, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Mirror of Legends Bernard Lazare
Brian Stableford (Tr)
F/LM/FolkT - Collection
My House Gathers Desires (e) Adam McOmber F - Collection



August 22, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Iron Hound Tim Akers F - Hallowed War 2
The Book of Esther (h2tp) Emily Barton LF/AH
The Massacre of Mankind Stephen Baxter SF/AC/AH
The New Voices of Fantasy Peter S. Beagle (Ed)
Jacob Weisman (Ed)
F - Anthology
Dead Lines (e) Greg Bear TechTh/H
Rick and Morty Official Coloring Book Titan Books CB/F/SF
The Golden Apples of the Sun (e)(ri) Ray Bradbury SF
Kingsblade Andy Clark SF - Imperial Knights
Twice Bitten Lauren Dane PNR - Cascadia Wolves 7
Black Legion Aaron Dembski-Bowden SF - Black Legion 2
A Red Peace (D) Spencer Ellsworth SF/SO - The Starfire Trilogy 1
Swarm and Steel Michael R. Fletcher F/DF
Ashes of the Phoenix (Ke) Jess Haines UF
The God Peak Patrick Hemstreet TechTh - The God Wave Trilogy 2
An Echo of Things to Come James Islington F - The Licanius Trilogy 2
Throne of the Bastards Brian Keene
Steven L. Shrewsbury
F/H - King of Bastards 2
The History of Bees (D) Maja Lunde LF
Congregations of the Dead James A. Moore
Charles R. Rutledge
H - A Griffin and Price Novel 2
Volk David Nickle H
The End of the Day (h2tp) Claire North Sus
Reincarnation Blues Michael Poore CF/LF/FR
The Castle in Cassiopeia Mike Resnick SF/SO - Dead Enders 3
The Seventh Plague (h2mm) James Rollins Sus - Sigma Force11
Lawless and the House of Electricity William Sutton HistTh - Lawless 3
The Silent Shield Jeff Wheeler HistF - Kingfountain 5



August 23, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Library of Lost Things: A Tor.com Original (e) Matthew Bright F
Oracle Bones (e) Max Gladstone F/Th - Bookburners Season 3 #6



August 24, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
UFOs, Conspiracy Theories and the New Age: Millennial Conspiracism David G. Robertson UFOs/ Sociology - Bloomsbury Advances in Religious Studies
A Perfect Storm (e) Jodi Taylor SF/TT - Chronicles of St. Mary's Short Story



August 25, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Strategist (e) Gerrard Cowan F - The Machinery Trilogy 2



August 26, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Eat Local Danny King H/MTI



August 29, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Notes from the Upside Down: An Unofficial Guide to Stranger Things Guy Adams TV
Bring the Heat G.A. Aiken PNR - Dragon Kin 9
Rise of the Federation: Patterns of Interference Christopher L. Bennett SF - Star Trek: Enterprise
Raising Fire James Bennett CF - A Ben Garston Novel 2
SIP (D) Brian Allen Carr SF/PA/AP/LF
The Return of Daud Adam Christopher SF/SP/MTI - Dishonoured 2
An Alchemy of Masques and Mirrors (D) Curtis Craddock F/Hist F - The Risen Kingdoms 1
Everything That's Underneath Kristi DeMeester H - Collection
HALO: Retribution Troy Denning SF - HALO
The Plague Diaries Ronlyn Domingue F - The Keeper of Tales Trilogy 3
The Forgetting Moon (h2tp) Brian Lee Durfee F - The Five Warrior Angels 1
Valley of Terror Zhou Haohui
Bonnie Huie (Tr)
PP
Navigators of Dune (h2mm) Brian Herbert
Kevin J. Anderson
SF/SO - Dune 10
The Dragon Lords: False Idols Jon Hollins DF - The Dragon Lords 2
A Song for Quiet Cassandra Khaw DF/H - Persons Non Grata 2
Finders Keepers (ri) Stephen King Sus - The Bill Hodges Trilogy 2
End of Watch (ri) Stephen King Sus - The Bill Hodges Trilogy 3
Everlasting Bad Boys Shelly Laurenston
Cynthia Eden
Noelle Mack
PNR - Anthology
Alliance of Equals (h2mm) Sharon Lee
Steve Miller
SF/SO - Liaden Universe 19
Stranded (h2mm) Bracken MacLeod SupTh/H
The Society of Blood (tp2mm) Mark Morris DF/UF - Obsidian Heart 2
The Bloody Red Baron Kim Newman F/HistF/H/AH - Anno Dracula Novella
Star Born (e)(ri) Andre Norton SF - Pax/Astra 1
Voodoo Planet (e)(ri) Andre Norton SF - Solar Queen 3
Fearful Fathoms: Collected Tales of Aquatic Terror (Ke) Mark Parker (Ed) H - Anthology
Playing to the Gods Melanie Rawn F - Glass Thorns 5
Invasion (tp2mm) Luke Rhinehart SF/AC/Hu
Stars of Fortune (tp2mm) Nora Roberts PNR - Guardians Trilogy 1
Séance Infernale (D) Jonathan Skariton PI/HistTh
Extinction Evolution Nicholas Sansbury Smith SF/AP/PA - The Extinction Cycle 4
So I Married a Sorcerer Kerrelyn Sparks FR - The Embraced 2
On to the Asteroid (h2mm) Travis S. Taylor
Les Johnson
SF
Sunvault: Stories of Solarpunk and Eco-Speculation Phoebe Wagner (Ed)
Brontë Christopher Wieland (Ed)
SolarPunk - Anthology
Stories of the Raksura: The Dead City (e) Martha Wells F - Raksura
Stories of the Raksura: The Dark Earth Below (e) Martha Wells F - Raksura
Empire's End: Aftermath (h2mm) Chuck Wendig SF - Star Wars: The Aftermath Trilogy 3
The Tower and Knife Trilogy (e) Mazarkis Williams F - Tower and Knife Trilogy
The Path of Heaven (tp2mm) Chris Wraight SF - The Horus Heresy 36



August 30, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Wanderer's Tale (ri) David Bilsborough F - Annals of Lindormyn 1
Cracks in the World (e) Margaret Dunlap F/Th - Bookburners Season 3 #7



August 31, 2017
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Crow's Dinner Jonathan Carroll Essay Collection
Golden Age and Other Stories Naomi Novik HistF - Temeraire Collection



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



AC - Alien Contact
AH - Alternate History
AP - Apocalyptic
CB - Coloring Book
CF - Contemporary Fantasy
CoA - Coming of Age
CW - Contemporary Women
CyP - CyberPunk
DF - Dark Fantasy
Dys - Dystopian
F - Fantasy
FairyT - Fairy Tales
FL - Family Life
FolkT - Folk Tales
FR - Fantasy Romance
GenEng - Genetic Engineering
GH - Ghost(s)
GN - Graphic Novel
H - Horror
Hist - Historical
HistF - Historical Fantasy
HistR - Historical Romance
HistTh - Historical Thriller
HU - Humor
LC - Literary Criticism
LF - Literary Fiction
LM - Legends and Mythology
M - Mystery
MR - Magical Realism
MTI - Media Tie-In
Occ - Occult
P - Paranormal
PA - Post Apocalyptic
PI - Private Investigator
PM - Paranormal Mystery
PNR - Paranormal Romance
Pol - Political
PP - Police Procedural
PsyTh - Psychological Thriller
R - Romance
Satire - Satire
SF - Science Fiction
SO - Space Opera
SP - Steampunk
Sup - Supernatural
SupTh - Supernatural Thriller
Sus - Suspense
TechTh - Technological Thriller
Th - Thriller
TT - Time Travel
TTR - Time Travel Romance
UF - Urban Fantasy
VM - Visionary and Metaphysical
W - Western