Monday, May 23, 2016

The View From Monday - May 23, 2016

Happy Monday! Please remember to vote in the 2016 DAC Cover Wars for May. There are 17 debut covers to choose from. You may vote here. Voting ends on May 24th.

There are 2 debuts out this week:

The Queue by Basma Abdel Aziz


Dark Run (Keiko 1) by Mike Brooks.

Debut novels are highlighted in blue. Novels by formerly featured Debut Author Challenge Authors are highlighted in green.

May 22, 2016
Children of the Corn (e)(ri) Stephen King H

May 24, 2016
The Queue (D) Basma Abdel Aziz Dys/Pol/LF
The Medusa Chronicles Stephen Baxter
Alastair Reynolds
Dark Run (D) Mike Brooks SF - Keiko 1
The Sorcerer's Daughter Terry Brooks F - The Defenders of Shannara 3
The City of Mirrors Justin Cronin Th/SF/AP/PA - Passage Trilogy 3
Shadow of the Void (e) Nathan Garrison F - Sundered World Trilogy 2
All Fixed Up Linda Grimes UF - Ciel Halligan 4
The Mammoth Book of Cthulhu Paula Guran (ed) H - Anthology
A World Between Robert Herzog AP/AP
The Cthulhu Wars: The United States' Battles Against the Mythos Kenneth Hite
Kennon Bauman
Toy Cemetery (e)(ri) William W. Johnstone H
Independence Day: Crucible Greg Keyes SF/AC
Dragon in Exile (h2mm) Sharon Lee
Steve Miller
SF - Liaden Universe 18
Ghosts of Karnak George Mann SP - Ghost 3
A Blade of Black Steel Alex Marshall F - Crimson Empire 2
A Vintage from Atlantis Clark Ashton Smith F - The Collected Fantasies of Clark Ashton Smith 3
Smoke Dan Vyleta AH/Hist F
Continuum: Time Rep Peter Ward TT/Hu - Time Rep 2

May 25, 2016
Orphan Pirates of the Spanish Main: A Tor.Com Original Dennis Danvers SF

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

AC - Alien Contact
AH - Alternate History
AP - Apocalyptic
CF - Contemporary Fantasy
CoA - Coming of Age
CyberP - Cyberpunk
DF - Dark Fantasy
Dys - Dystopian
F - Fantasy
FairyT - Fairy Tale
FolkT - Folk Tale
FR - Fantasy Romance
GB - Genre Bender
GH - Ghost
GO - Gothic
GoR - Gothic Romance
H - Horror
Hist - Historical
HistF - Historical Fantasy
HistTh - Historical Thriller
Hu - Humor
LF - Literary Fiction
LM - Legends and Mythology
M - Mystery
Meta - Metaphysical
MR - Magical Realism
Occ - Occult
P - Paranormal
PA - Post Apocalyptic
Phil - Philosophy
PM - Paranormal Mystery
PNR - Paranormal Romance
Pol - Political
PsyTh - Psychological Thriller
PTh - Paranormal Thriller
R - Romance
SF - Science Fiction
SO - Space Opera
SocSci - Social Science
SP - Steampunk
SupTh - Supernatural Thriller
Sus - Suspense
TechnoTh - Technological Thriller
Th - Thriller
TT - Time Travel
UF - Urban Fantasy
V - Visionary

Note: not all of these genres are represented in the above releases.


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