Monday, October 03, 2011

The View From Monday - October 3, 2011

Happy first Monday in October. Only 28 days until Halloween!  We have another fun and busy week at The Qwillery.

Monday - a 2011 Debut Author Challenge interview with Kameron Hurley, author of the Bel Dam Apocrypha series: God's War (January 18, 011) and Infidel (October 4, 2011).

Tuesday - interview with Kristen Painter, author of the House of Comarré series. Blood Rights (House of Comarré 1) was released on September 27, 2011.

Wednesday - a 2011 Debut Author Challenge interview with Jo Anderton, author of Debris (The Veiled Words 1).

Thursday - interview with Virna DePaul, author of the Para-Ops series, Chosen By Blood (May 3, 2011) and Chosen by Fate (October 4, 2011).

Friday - a 2011 Debut Author Challenge interview with Linda Poitevin, author of The Girgori Legacy series. Sins of the Angels was released on September 27, 2011.

I've not included book trailers this week. Do you watch them? Should I include them?

Book releases for this week are below. A book shopping list in PDF format may be found by clicking here. Click "File" on the left and then "Print (PDF)." Anthologies and book trailers are below.

October 1, 2011

In Winter's Shadow (ri)
Gillian Bradshaw HistF
The Levels
Sean Cregan Urban Gothic-punk Thriller
Echoes: Wickedly Terrifying Tales from the Undergrowth
Laura Dockrill F - Short Stories
Utterly Charming (ri)
Kristine Grayson PNR - Charming 1
Brand New Cherry Flavor
Todd Grimson H - A Novel of the Occult
Unleashed (d)
Sara Humphreys PNR - Amoveo Legacy 1
The Goblin King
Shona Husk PNR - Goblin 1
The Rose Garden
Susanna Kearsley HistF / TT
Goodbye Milky Way
Dan Makaon SF - Earth in Jeopardy Adventure
The Beautiful Torment of a Dream
Andrew Portsmouth SF
Fade to Black
Josh Pryor SFT
I Am Scrooge: A Zombie Story for Christmas
Adam Roberts MU
Mr. Darcy's Bite
Mary Simonsen MU
Steve Stanton SF - Bloodlight Chronicles 2

October 4, 2011

Demon Song (tp2mm)
Cat Adams UF - Bloodsinger 3
Forbidden Embers
Tessa Adams PER - Dragon's Heat 3
Rising Tides
Taylor Anderson SF/AH - Destroyermen 5
Angels of Darkness
Ilona Andrews
Nalini Singh
Meljean Brook
Sharon Shinn
PNR - Collection
Knot Gneiss (h2mm)
Piers Anthony SF - Magic of Xanth 34
Under the Midnight Sun
Vivian Arend PER - Granite Lake Wolves 3 and 4
Catherine Asaro SF - Skolian Empire 17
Better Off Undead
DD Barant UF - Bloodhound Files 3
Song of the Beast (ri)
Carol Berg F
The Bite Before Christmas (tp2mm)
Heidi Betts PNR - Collection
The Night Strangers: A Novel
Chris Bohjalian PT
Leviathans of Jupiter (h2mm)
Ben Bova SF - Grand Tour 13
The Traitor's Daughter
Paula Brandon F
The Lucifer Code (h2emm)
Charles Brokaw F
Inferno's Kiss
Monica Burns UF - Novel of the Order 3
Alan Wake (tp2mm)
Rick Burroughs F/H
Lee Arthur Chane F
Wolf at the Door
MaryJanice Davidson PNR
A Touch of Crimson
Sylvia Day PNR - Renegade Angels1
Michael Dempsey SF
Chosen by Fate
Virna DePaul UF - Para-Ops 2
Song of the Nile
Stephanie Dray HistF - Cleopatra's Daughter 2
The Vengeful Dead
J.N. Duncan UF - Deadworld 2
The Sacred Band
David Anthony Durham F - Acacia Trilogy 3
Dark Peril (h2mm)
Christine Feehan PNR - Dark 21
The Twilight of Lake Woebegotten
Harrison Geillor MU
Dead in the Family (ri)
Charlaine Harris UF - Sookie Stackhouse 10
Serpent's Kiss
Thea Harrison PNR -Elder Races 3
Visions of Skyfire
Regan Hastings PNR - Awakening 2
Starman Jones (ri)
Robert A. Heinlein SF
In Memories We Fear
Barb Hendee UF - Vampire Memories 4
Kameron Hurley EF - Bel Dame Apocrypha 2
Towers of Midnight
Robert Jordan EF - Wheel of Time 13
[cover not available]
Mercedes Lackey F - Collegium Chronicles 3
Intrigues (h2mm)
Mercedes Lackey F - Collegium Chronicles 2
H.P. Lovecraft Goes to the Movies: The Classic Stories That Inspired the Classic Horror Films
H.P. Lovecraft H - Collection
Much Ado About Vampires
Katie MacAlister PNR - Dark Ones 9
Down These Strange Streets
George R. R. Martin (ed)
Gardner Dozios (ed)
UF - Anthology
Steel: And Other Stories
[cover not available]
Richard Matheson SF - Collection
Jane Austen: Blood Persuasion: A Novel
Janet Mullany MU
Dead Mann Walking
Stefan Petrucha UF - Hessius Mann 1
The Bradbury Report: A Novel (h2tp)
Steven Polansky SF
Haunting Embrace
Erin Quinn PNR - Mists of Ireland 4
Survivors: A Novel of the Coming Collapse
James Wesley Rawles SF
Laura Resnick UF - Esther Diamond 4
Radiant Desire
Inara Scott PNR - Handmaid's Seduction 1
Werewolf in the North Woods
Vicki Lewis Thompson PNR - Wild About You 2
Blood Eternal
Marie Treanor UF - Awakened By Blood 3
Dust (h2tp)
Joan Frances Turner SF - Resurgam Trilogy 1
Joan Frances Turner SF - Resurgam Trilogy 2
Dark Lover (ri - h)
J.R. Ward PNR - Black Dagger Brotherhood 1

October 7, 2011

Hull Zero Three (h2tp)
Greg Bear SF

d - Debut
e - Ebook
h2emm - Hardcover to Enhanced Mass Market Paperback
h2mm - Hardcover to Mass Market Paperback
h2tp - Hardcover to Trade Paperback
ri - Reissue
tp2mm - Trade Paperback to Mass Market Paperback

AH - Alternative History
EF - Epic Fantasy
F - Fantasy
FM - Fantasy Mystery
H - Horror
HistF - Historical Fantasy
MU - Mashup
PER - Paranormal Erotic Romance
PNR - Paranormal Romance
PT - Paranormal Thriller
SF - Science Fiction
SFM - Science Fiction Mystery
SFT - Science Fiction Thriller
SM - Supernatural Mystery
SPER - Steampunk Erotic Romance
TT - Time Travel
UF - Urban Fantasy


  1. I always walk away with a long "I must have this book now" list after reading these posts!

    Keep them coming!! LOL

    Tracey D

  2. I do that also. I will never have enough time to read all the books I'd like to read. That does not stop my from buying them though! LOL