Sunday, October 01, 2017

October 2017 Releases

Here is The Qwillery's list of novels, etc. being published in October 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.

October 1, 2017
Haunted Blade (e) J.C. Daniels DF - Colbana Files 6
Dragon Justice (e) Laura Anne Gilman UF - Paranormal Scene Investigations 4
The Witch's Quest (e) Michele Hauf PNR - Decadent Dames 3
Harlequin Nocturne October 2017 Box Set: The Witch's Quest\Brimstone Prince (e) Michele Hauf
Barbara J. Hancock

October 2, 2017
Her Vampire Husband (e) Michele Hauf PNR - Wicked Games 4
Tanith By Choice: The Best of Tanith Lee Tanith Lee DF/H
Blackwater: The Complete Saga Michael McDowell Gothic/Occ
The Valancourt Book of Horror Stories: Volume Two James D. Jenkins (Ed)
Ryan Cagle (Ed)
H - Anthology

October 3, 2017
From a Certain Point of View Various SF/SO - Star Wars
Mermaids: The Myths, Legends, and Lore (e) Skye Alexander FairyT/FolkT/LM
The Complete Psychotechnic League, Vol. 1 Poul Anderson SF
Monster: The Early Life of Mary Shelley Mark Arnold Hist/SFR/Gothic/LF/Fem
Mageborn Stephen Aryan F - The Age of Dread 1
The Scarlet Gospels (tp2mm) Clive Barker H
Nimbus Jacey Bedford SF/SO - A Psi-Tech Novel 3
Star Trek Beyond - The Makeup Artistry of Joel Harlow Titan Books Film - Star Trek
Apes and Angels (h2mm) Ben Bova SF - Star Quest Trilogy 2
The Core Peter V. Brett F - The Demon Cycle 5
The Baron in the Trees Italo Calvino
Ann Goldstein (Tr)
Chain of Command Frank Chadwick SF
Virtues of War - March of War Bennett R. Coles SF - Virtues of War 3
Leviathan Wakes (Signed) James S. A. Corey SF - The Expanse 1
The Monster Hunter Files Larry Correia (Ed)
Bryan Thomas Schmidt (Ed)
CF - Monster Hunter Anthology
Haunted Nights Ellen Datlow (Ed)
Lisa Morton (Ed)
H/Occ/Sup - Anthology
Colonial Horrors: Sleepy Hollow and Beyond Graeme Davis (Ed) H - Anthology
William Shakespeare's The Force Doth Awaken: Star Wars Part the Seventh Ian Doescher SF - William Shakespeare's Star Wars 7
The Motion of Puppets (h2tp) Keith Donohue LF/CF/H
Catacombs of Terror!  (h2tp) Stanley Donwood Noir/Gothic/H
The Trials of Solomon Parker Eric Scott Fischl F/HistF/Occ/Sup
The Light That Binds (e) Nathan Garrison DF - The Sundered World Trilogy 3
Brimstone Prince Barbara J. Hancock PNR
Ghost Times Two (h2mm) Carolyn Hart PCM - A Bailey Ruth Ghost Novel 7
The Witch's Quest Michele Hauf PNR - Decadent Dames 3
For the Winner: A Novel of Jason and the Argonauts Emily Hauser Hist
Machine Learning: New and Collected Stories Hugh Howey SF - Collection
In the Footsteps of Dracula: Tales of the Un-Dead Count Stephen Jones (Ed) H - Anthology
The Lovecraft Squad: Waiting Stephen Jones (Creator) Occ/Sup
Treachery's Tools (h2mm) L. E. Modesitt Jr. F - The Imager Portfolio 10
The Bloodprint ( D - SpecfFic) Ausma Zehanat Khan F - The Khorasan Archives 1
Closer to the Chest (h2mm) Mercedes Lackey F - Valdemar: The Herald Spy 3
Moonbath Yanick Lahens LF/Hist/CW/MR
Picnic at Hanging Rock Joan Lindsay LF/Gothic/H
Her Body and Other Parties: Stories Carmen Maria Machado SF - Collection
Mixed Up: Cocktail Recipes (and Flash Fiction) for the Discerning Drinker Nick Mamatas (Ed)
Molly Tanzer (Ed)
Beverages - Anthology
The Imposters of Aventil Marshall Ryan Maresca UF/F - Maradaine 3
Den of Wolves (h2mm) Juliet Marillier HistF/FR - Blackthorn & Grim 3
Halloween Carnival Volume 1 (e) Brian James Freeman (Ed) H - Anthology
Blackwing (D) Ed McDonald DF/F - Raven's Mark 1
The Seven Peter Newman F - Vagrant Trilogy 3
Under the Pendulum Sun (D) Jeannette Ng F/DF/FairyT/FolkT/LM
Aftertaste Andrew Post UF/HU/H/P
The Tiger's Daughter (D) K Arsenault Rivera F/HistF - Their Bright Ascendency 1
The Name of the Wind: 10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition Patrick Rothfuss CF/DF - Kingkiller Chronicle 1
Orthogonal Procedures (D) Adam Rothstein SF/TT
Hero R.A. Salvatore F - Homecoming 3
The Witcher Boxed Set: Blood of Elves, The Time of Contempt, Baptism of Fire Andrzej Sapkowski F - Witcher
Money Back Guarantee (e) Hunter Shea H - Mail Order Massacres 3
Alone - YA Scott Sigler SF - The Generations Trilogy 3
An Unkindness of Ghosts (D) Rivers Solomon SF/SO/LF/PA/AP
Dreaming of a White Wolf Christmas Terry Spear PNR - White Wolf 1
The Murders of Molly Southbourne Tade Thompson H/DF
Doctor Who: Time Trips (h2mm) Various SF - Anthology
The Genius Plague David Walton SF/Th
To Fall Among Vultures (e) Scott Warren SF - Union Earth Privateers 2
The Tower & Knife Trilogy (e) Mazarkis Williams F
Quillifer Walter Jon Williams F - Quillifer 1
What the Hell Did I Just Read: A Novel of Cosmic Horror David Wong H/HU/Th - John Dies at the End 3
The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017 Charles Yu (Ed)
John Joseph Adams (Series Ed)
SF - Anthology

October 4, 2017
Crispin's Model: A Original (e) Max Gladstone H
Broken Vessels (e) Brian Francis Slattery UF/M - Bookburners Season 3 #12

October 6, 2017
The Wilderness Within John Claude Smith PsyTh/H

October 10, 2017
Midnight Unleashed Lara Adrian PNR - A Midnight Breed Novella
The Power Naomi Alderman SF/AP/PA
The Stone in the Skull Elizabeth Bear F - The Lotus Kingdoms 1
Blockbuster Science: The Real Science in Science Fiction David Siegel Bernstein Sc/Phil/SF
The Tufa Collection (e) Alex Bledsoe CF - Tufa Novels
Assassin's Creed Origins: Desert Oath Oliver Bowden MTI - Assassin's Creed
Death Overdue Allison Brook PCM - Haunted Library Mystery 1
Children of the Fleet Orson Scott Card SF/SO - Fleet School 1
A Long Day in Lychford Paul Cornell CF/UF - Witches of Lychford 3
To Guard Against the Dark Julie E. Czerneda SF/SO - Reunification 3
Marvel The Tales of Asgard Trilogy Keith R.A. DeCandido F - Tales of Asgard Trilogy
The Book of Swords Gardner Dozois (Ed) F - Anthology
Ironfoot Dave Duncan HistF/DF - Enchanter General 1
Tarry This Night Kristyn Dunnion Dys/LF
The Malazan Empire Series (e) Ian C. Esslemont F - Novels of the Malazan Empire
The Runelords Series (e) David Farland F - Runelords
A Dragon Age Collection (e) David Gaider
Patrick Weekes
Liane Merciel
F - Dragon Age
The Iliac Crest Cristina Rivera Garza
Sarah Booker (Tr)
An Orchard in the Street Reginald Gibbons LF/VM - Collection
The Princess Bride Deluxe Edition HC: S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure William Goldman F
Shattered Legions Laurie Goulding (Ed) SF - Horus Heresy Anthology
Undeniable Tom Grace TechTh/SF/GenEng - Nolan Kilkenny 6
Halloween Carnival Volume 2 (e) Brian James Freeman (Ed) H - Anthology
The Rules of Magic Alice Hoffman LF
Dark Tales Shirley Jackson H/SupTh/Gothic - Collection
Entropy in Bloom: Stories (h2tp) Jeremy Robert Johnson H/F/Occ/Sup - Collection
The Mammoth Book of Vampire Stories by Women Stephen Jones (Ed) H/PNR/F/DF - Anthology
Calgar's Fury Paul Kearney SF - Warhammer 40,000
Himself (h2tp) Jess Kidd LF
Oracle Bone Lydia Kwa Hist/GH/MR
The Best of Richard Matheson Victor LaValle (Ed) SF/H/F - Collection
Reimagining Lovecraft: The Novellas (e) Victor LaValle
Kij Johnson
Cassandra Khaw
Caitlin R. Kiernan
DF/H - Anthology
Swords and Deviltry Fritz Leiber F
The World of Lore: Monstrous Creatures Aaron Mahnke Folklore/M/SocHis
Ghosts of Empire George Mann SF/SP - Ghost 4
(ID)entity PJ Manney TechTh - Phoenix Horizon 2
Volk David Nickle H/Dys/F/DF/Occ/Sup
The Skeleton Paints a Picture Leigh Perry PCM - A Family Skeleton Mystery 4
The Fissure King: A Novel in Five Stories Rachel Pollack F/CF
Waking Hell Al Robertson SF/SO - The Station Series 2
Queen of Spades (D) Michael Shou-Yung Shum LF/MR/Th
The Sea Peoples S. M. Stirling SF/AP/PA/AH/F - A Novel of the Change 14
Lorgar: Bearer of the Word Gav Thorpe SF - The Horus Heresy: Primarchs 5
Cursed Sue Tingey PNR - The Soulseer Chronicles 2
Ocean's Fire Stacey Tucker CF/FR/FairyT/FolkT/LM - Equal Night Trilogy 1
Honor Among Enemies, Limited Leatherbound Edition David Weber SF - Honor Harrington 6
A Lot Like Christmas: Stories Connie Willis F - Collection

October 11, 2017
Live in London (e) Max Gladstone UF/M - Bookburners Season 3 #13

October 13, 2017
John Silence--Physician Extraordinary / The Wave Algernon Blackwood H
Strange Is the Night S.P. Miskowski H - Collection

October 15, 2017
The Halloween Children Brian James Freeman
Norman Prentiss
StarCraft: The Dark Templar Saga: Firstborn Book One Christie Golden SF/F - Blizzard Legends
Editing the Soul: Science and Fiction in the Genome Age Everett Hamner HC/SF/ - AnthropoScene 2
Treknology: The Science of Star Trek from Tricorders to Warp Drive Ethan Siegel Sc - Star Trek

October 16, 2017
Forever Vampire (e) Michele Hauf PNR - Forever 1
I Burn Paris Bruno Jasieński
Soren Gauger (Tr)
A Tale of the Five Hundred Kingdoms Volume 1 (e) Mercedes Lackey F
Storm Glass: A Fantasy Novel with Murder and Magic (e) Maria V. Snyder F - Chronicles of Ixia

October 17, 2017
Six Months, Three Days, Five Others Charlie Jane Anders SF/F - Collection
Halloween Carnival Volume 3 (e) Brian James Freeman (Ed) H - Anthology
Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead: Return to Woodbury Jay Bonansinga H/Th/SupTh/MTI - The Walking Dead 8
Breach of Containment Elizabeth Bonesteel SF - Central Corps 3
Vallista Steven Brust F - Vlad Taltos 15
Ender's Game (Mini Book Edition) Orson Scott Card SF/SO - The Ender Quintet 1
Star Trek: The Next Generation Adult Coloring Book-Continuing Missions CBS CB - Star Trek
Forbidden Suns D. Nolan Clark SF/SO - The Silence 3
House of Shadows: An Enthralling Historical Mystery Nicola Cornick Hist/Gothic/R
In the Still of the Night David L. Golemon SupTh/H - The Supernaturals 2
The Autobiography of Jean Luc Picard David A. Goodman MTI/SF - Star Trek
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2017 Edition Paula Guran (Ed) F - Anthology
Shadowsword (h2tp) Guy Haley SF - Imperial Battle Tanks 2
Baneblade Guy Haley SF - Imperial Battle Tanks 1
A Plague of Giants Kevin Hearne F
From The Two Rivers (Mini Book Edition) Robert Jordan F - Wheel of Time 1
A Scandal in Battersea Mercedes Lackey HistF/F/FairyT/FolkT/LM - Elemental Masters 12
In Constant Fear (h2tp) Peter Liney SF - The Detainee 3
Infinite Ground (D - US) Martin MacInnes Psy/LF/M
Wild Cards I: Volume One George R. R. Martin (Ed)
 Wild Cards Trust
SH/SF- Anthology
Deadlands: Boneyard Seanan McGuire SF - Deadlands 3
Feversong (h2mm) Karen Marie Moning PNR/FR - Fever 9
Weaver's Lament Emma Newman HistF/DF - Industrial Magic 2
Edgedancer (Mini Book Edition) Brandon Sanderson F - The Stormlight Archive 2.5
Old Man's War (Mini Book Edition) John Scalzi SF - Old Man's War 1
Infinite Stars Brian Thomas Schmidt (Ed) SF - Anthology
Predator: If It Bleeds Bryan Thomas Schmidt (Ed) MTI/SF - Anthology
Autumn Ali Smith LF/VM/CW
Shadowless Hasan Ali Toptas LF/MR
The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales (h2tp) Dominik Parisien (Ed)
Navah Wolfe (Ed)
FairyT - Anthology
Hug Chickenpenny: The Panegyric of an Anomalous Child S. Craig Zahler FairyT/FolkT/LM/CoA/Gothic/H

October 19, 2017
The Embedding (ri) Ian Watson SF/GenEng

October 23, 2017
Danger's Vice (e) Amanda Carlson SF/Dys/PA - Holly Danger 2

October 24, 2017
The People in the Castle: Selected Strange Stories (h2tp) Joan Aiken LF/FolkT/FairyT/LM/ - Collection
Something Wicked This Way Comes (ri) Ray Bradbury H
The Tethered Mage (D) Melissa Caruso F - Swords and Fire 1
Wrath of the Ancients Catherine Cavendish H/Occ
Magic of Wind and Mist: The Wizard's Promise; The Nobleman's Revenge Cassandra Rose Clarke F
Ready Player One (ri) Ernest Cline SF/Dys/Th
Babylon's Ashes (h2tp) James S. A. Corey SF/SO - The Expanse 6
Ka: Dar Oakley in the Ruin of Ymr John Crowley MR/F
Hunter's Moon David Devereux F/DF
Leopard's Blood Christine Feehan PNR - A Leopard Novel 10
Halloween Carnival Volume 4 (e) Brian James Freeman (Ed) H - Anthology
Dragonfly in Amber (25th Anniversary Edition) Diana Gabaldon Hist/HistF/R/TT - Outlander 2
Strange Weather: Four Short Novels Joe Hill H
Djinn City Saad Z. Hossain F/CF/HU
Nightblade's Vengeance Ryan Kirk HistF - Blades of the Fallen 1
Path of Gods (h2tp) Snorri Kristjansson HistF - The Valhalla Saga 3
Blade of Empire Mercedes Lackey
James Mallory
F - The Dragon Prophecy Trilogy 2
The Gates of Hell (h2tp) Michael Livingston HistF/AH - The Shards of Heaven 2
Tales from a Talking Board Ross E. Lockhart (Ed) H - Anthology
Tangled in Time Barbara Longley TTR
Above the Timberline Gregory Manchess SF
Doctor Who: Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe George Mann
Justin Richards
TV - Doctor Who
Earth Logic (ri) Laurie J. Marks F/HistF - Elemental Logic 2
Blood of the Lost Shannon Mayer UF - Rylee Adamson 10
The Beautiful Ones Silvia Moreno-Garcia HistF/FR
Anno Dracula - One Thousand Monsters Kim Newman HistF/H/DF - Anno Dracula
Switchback Melissa F. Olson UF - Nightshades 2
Firewalk (h2tp) Chris Roberson UF/SupTh/CF/P
Buffy the Vampire Slayer: The Official Grimoire: A Magickal History of Sunnydale A. M. Robinson
Willow Rosenberg
The Infinite Now Mindy Tarquini HistF/CoA/MR
The Apothecary's Shop: Venice 1118 A.D. Roberto Tiraboschi
Katherine Gregor (Tr)
Blue Plague: Sacrifice Thomas A. Watson F/DF - Blue Plague 3

October 27, 2017
Doctor Who: A British Alien? Danny Nicol PerfArts

October 31, 2017
Time After Time Karl Alexander SF/TT/SP/Th
Shattered Memories V.C. Andrews Gothic - The Mirror Sisters Series 3
How Fear Departed the Long Gallery: A Ghost Story for Christmas E. F. Benson GH/LF/SupTh - Seth's Christmas Ghost Stories
The Empty House: A Ghost Story for Christmas Algernon Blackwood GH/LF/SupTh - Seth's Christmas Ghost Stories
Malice of Crows Lila Bowen F - The Shadow 3
The Golden Gate (h2mm) Robert Buettner SF
The Fall of Dragons Miles Cameron F - The Traitor Son Cycle 5
Dawn in Damnation Clark Casey H
Halloween Carnival Volume 5 (e) Brian James Freeman (Ed) H - Anthology
Dark Screams: Volume Eight Brian James Freeman (Ed)
Richard Chizmar (Ed)
H - Dark Screams 8
Siege Line Myke Cole MF - Shadow Ops: Gemini Cell 3
Vacation Matthew Costello H
The Official Supernatural Coloring Book: Monsters, Demons, and Spirits Insight Editions CB
1636: The Ottoman Onslaught (h2mm) Eric Flint AH - Ring of Fire 21
The Final Day (h2mm) William R. Forstchen Th/SF/AP/PA - John Matherson 3
The Rift Frequency Amy S. Foster SF - The Rift Uprising Trilogy 2
Twin Peaks: The Final Dossier Mark Frost SupTh/MTI - Twin Peaks
New Pompeii (tp2mm) Daniel Godfrey SF
The Silent War (tp2mm) Laurie Goulding SF - The Horus Heresy 37
Shadows in the Night & Never Sleep with Strangers Heather Graham R/Gothic/PsyTh
Dead Man Walking: A country house murder mystery with a supernatural twist (h2tp) Simon Green SupM/Occ - An Ishmael Jones Mystery 2
Extinction Biome: Dispersal Addison Gunn SF
The Turn: The Hollows Begins with Death (h2mm) Kim Harrison UF - The Hollows
Infernal Machines John Hornor Jacobs F
The Toll House: A Ghost Story for Christmas W. W. Jacobs GH/LF/SupTh - Seth's Christmas Ghost Stories
The Trouble with Twelfth Grave Darynda Jones PM - Charley Davidson 12
The Mongrel Mage L. E. Modesitt Jr. F - Saga of Recluce 19
The Parafaith War L. E. Modesitt Jr. SF
Gwendy's Button Box: A Novella Stephen King
Richard Chizmar
Nightmares & Dreamscapes Stephen King H - Collection
Bubba and the Cosmic Blood-Suckers Joe R. Lansdale H
Shining in the Dark: Celebrating Twenty Years of Lilja's Library! Hans-Åke Lilja (Ed) H - Anthology
Dispatch Bentley Little H
The Association Bentley Little H
The Burning Bentley Little H
Joe Ledger: Unstoppable Jonathan Maberry (Ed)
Bryan Thomas Schmidt (Ed)
Th/H - Anthology
Hiddensee: A Tale of the Once and Future Nutcracker Gregory Maguire LF
Subhuman Michael McBride SupTh/SF/AC/H - A Unit 51 Novel 1
Tales from Greystone Bay Robert McCammon H
He'll Come Knocking At Your Door Robert McCammon H
Hasty for the Dark: Selected Horrors Adam L. G. Nevill SpecFic/Sup/H - Collection
When Parallel Lines Meet Mike Resnick
Lezli Robyn
Larry Hodges
Cold Spectrum Craig Schaefer DF - Harmony Black 4
A Darker Shade of Magic Collector's Edition V. E. Schwab HistF - Shades of Magic 1
Heroes and Villains Lewis Shiner SF - Collection
First-Person Singularities: Stories Robert Silverberg SF - Collection
Eagle and Empire (h2mm) Alan Smale F/HistF/AH - The Clash of Eagles Trilogy 3
Extinction Aftermath Nicholas Sansbury Smith SF/AP/PA - The Extinction Cycle 6
Barbary Station (D) R. E. Stearns SF
Kill Creek Scott Thomas GH/SupTh/H
The Astonishing Thing (D) Sandi Ward FL/CW/LF
Hard Breaker: A Beauty and Beast Novel Christine Warren PNR - Gargoyles Series 6
At the Sign of Triumph (h2mm) David Weber SF - Safehold 9
Stories of the Raksura: The Dead City (e) Martha Wells F
Stories of the Raksura: The Dark Earth Below (e) Martha Wells F
Booke of the Hidden Jeri Westerson UF/F/PNR - Booke of the Hidden 1
The Sea King C. L. Wilson FR - Mystral 2
Last Year (h2tp) Robert Charles Wilson SF/TT/AH

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
DF - Dark Fantasy
Dys - Dystopian
F - Fantasy
FairyT - Fairy Tales
Fem - Feminist
FL - Family Life
Folklore - Folklore
FolkT - Folk Tales
FR - Fantasy Romance
GenEng - Genetic Engineering
GH - Ghost(s)
Gothic - Gothic
H - Horror
HC - History and Criticism
Hist - Historical
HistF - Historical Fantasy
HU - Humor
LF - Literary Fiction
LM - Legends and Mythology
M - Mystery
MF - Military Fantasy
MR - Magical Realism
MTI - Media Tie-In
Noir - Noir
Occ - Occult
P - Paranormal
PA - Post Apocalyptic
PerfArts - Performing Arts
PCM - Paranormal Cozy Mystery
Phil - Philosophy
PM - Paranormal Mystery
PNR - Paranormal Romance
Psy - Psychological
PsyTh - Psychological Thriller
R - Romance
Sc - Science
SH -Superheroes
SF - Science Fiction
SFR - Science Fiction Romance
SO - Space Opera
SocHis - Social History
SpecFic - Speculative Fiction
Sup - Supernatural
SupM - Supernatural Mystery
SupTh - Supernatural Thriller
TechTh - Technological Thriller
Th - Thriller
TT - Time Travel
UF - Urban Fantasy
UFR - Urban Fantasy Romance
VM - Visionary and Metaphysical


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