The Qwillery: April 2014 Releases

Here is The Qwillery’s list of novels, etc. being published in April 2014. 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. The most accurate lists usually can be found for each week in The View From Monday posts. Please note that we use the publisher’s publication date in the US.

April 1, 2014

The Goblin Emperor Katherine Addison F
The Bird Eater Ania Ahlborn H
Circle of Desire Keri Arthur FR – Damask Circle 3
Wild Wolf Jennifer Ashley PNR – Shifters Unbound 6
Immortal Hunter (e) Kait Ballenger PNR – The Execution Underground 2
Lexicon (h2tp) Max Barry SF
Dark Eden Chris Beckett SF
Hecate’s Own Dana Marie Bell PNR – Heart’s Desire 2
Covenant Sabrina Benulis F/Go – Books of Raziel 2
What the Doctor Ordered Michael Blumlein H – Collection
The Days of the Deer Liliana Bodoc F – Saga of the Borderlands 1
A Killing Notion Melissa Bourbon PCM – Magical Dressmaking Mystery 3
Riveted (tp2mm) Meljean Brook SPR – Iron Seas 3
The Devil’s Eye (e) Dawn Brown GoR – Shivers 10
Blameless (ri) Gail Carriger SP – Parasol Protectorate 3
Changeless (ri) Gail Carriger SP – Parasol Protectorate 2
Soulless (ri) Gail Carriger SP – Parasol Protectorate 1
Upon a Sea of Stars A. Bertam Chandler SF – John Grimes Saga 5
Peacemaker C. J. Cherryh SF – Foreigner 15
Savage Panet Stephen Coonts SF – Saucer 3
Quicksilver Soul Christine D’Abo PHR – Shadow Guild 2
The Ugly Woman of Castello di Putti: A Tor.Com Original A.M. Dellamonica F
Turned Virna DePaul PNR – Belladonna Agency 1
The Ophelia Prophecy Sharon Lynn Fisher SFR
Shards of Time Lynn Flewelling F – Nightrunner 7
Magical Misfire (e) Kimberly Frost PNR – A Southern Witch Novella
Severed Gary Fry H
Vampire’s Hunger Cynthia Garner SFR – Awakening 1
The Revolutions Felix Gilman SF/R
Legacy of Darkness (e) Jane Godman GoR – Shivers 9
The Awakening (ri) Heather Graham
(Shannon Drake)
PNR – Alliance Vampires 5
Darkening Around Me (e) Barbara J. Hancock GoR – Shivers 1
Games Creatures Play Charlaine Harris (ed)
Toni L.P. Kelner (ed)
UF – Anthology
Empty Space: A Haunting (h2tp) M. John Harrison SF/H
Dream a Little Dream (e) Megan Hart PNR
Irenicon (D US) Aidan Harte F – Wave Trilogy 1
The Crimson Shield Nathan Hawke F – Gallow 1
Marked Alex Hughes SF – Mindspace Investigations 3
Ghost of a Gamble Sue Ann Jaffarian PCM – Ghost of Granny Apples 4
Tempting the Demon Elle James PNR
Enchanting the Beast Kathryne Kennedy PHR – Relics of Merlin 4
Wicked Games Angela Knight PNR – Collection
Appalachian Overthrow (h2mm) E.E. Knight SF – Vampire Earth 10
Baltic Gambit E.E. Knight SF – Vampire Earth 11
The Frangipani Hotel Violet Kupersmith Gh – Collection
When He Was Bad (ri) Shelly Laurenston
Cynthia Eden
PNR – Stories
The Fearful Gates Ross Lawhead F – An Ancient Earth 3
Into the Void: Star Wars Tim Lebbon SF – Star Wars: Dawn of the Jedi
The Forever Knight (h2mm) John Marco F – Bronze Knight 1
Reign of Ash Gail Z. Martin F – Ascendant Kingdom 2
Drowning in Fire Hanna Martine PNR – Elementals 3
Step Back in Time Ali McNamara TTR
Like a Dead Man Walking William F. Nolan
Jason V. Brock (ed)
SF/H – Collection
Ghost Seer Robin D. Owens PNR – Ghost Seer 1
Tomorrow, the Killing Daniel Polansky DF – Low Town 2
Stoker’s Manuscript (h2tp) Royce Prouty H
Prince’s Fire Amy Raby FR – Hearts and Thrones 3
Fall Rod Rees SF/Dys – Demi-Monde Saga 4
Evil Never Dies Mick Ridgewell H
Deadroads: A Novel of Supernatural Suspense (D) Robin Riopelle Su/Sus
Keith Roberts SF Gateway Omnibus Keith Roberts SF – SF Gateway Omnibus
Shattered Moon Moira Rogers PNR – Bloodhounds
Black Rose (e) Jenna Ryan GoR – Shivers 3
Silence for the Dead Simone St. James Go
Bob Shaw SF Gateway Omnibus Bob Shaw SF – SF Gateway Omnibus
Conversations with William Gibson Patrick A. Smith (ed) SF – Literary Conversations
Running Free Jorrie Spencer PNR – Northern Shifters 5
Angel City (h2mm) Jon Steele Su/P – Angelus Trilogy 2
The Homecoming (h2tp) Carsten Stroud Su/H – Niceville 2
From Civil War to World War Peter G. Tsouras AH – Britannia’s Fist Trilogy1
The Seventh Child Erik Valeur Go
Circle of Blood Debbie Viguie F/P – Witch Hunt 3
The Way of All Flesh Tim Waggoner H
Mark of the Bear NJ Walters PNR – Hades’ Carnival 2
The King J.R. Ward PNR – Black Dagger Brotherhood 12
Gothic Science Fiction: 1980-2010 Sara Wasson (ed)
Emily Alder (ed)
April 2, 2014

The Devil in America: A Tor.Com Original Kai Ashante Wilson F
April 7, 2014

Twisted Miracles (e) AJ Larrieu PNR – The Shadowminds
Attack the Geek: A Ree Reyes Side-Quest Michael R. Underwood UF – Ree Reyes
April 8, 2014

The Dragon Business Kevin J. Anderson F – Dragon Business 1
Mine to Claim (e) A.C. Arthur PNR – Shadow Shifters: Damaged Hearts 1
Steles of the Sky Elizabeth Bear F – Eternal Sky 3
Shipstar Gregory Benford
Larry Niven
SF – Bowl of Heaven 2
Balance Point Robert Buettner SF – Orphan’s Legacy 3
I Am the New God (e) Nicole Cushing F
The Word Exchange (D) Alena Graedon Dys/Tech
Darkest Flame: Part 1 (e) Donna Grant PNR – Dark Kings
You (h2tp) Austin Grossman VG/M
The Abomination (h2tp) Jonathan Holt M/Th – Carnivia Trilogy 1
Revelations Paul Antony Jones SF/Ap/PA – Extinction Point 3
Coldbrook Tim Lebbon H
No Lasting Burial Stant Litore H – Zombie Bible 4
The Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything John D. MacDonald SF
Promise of Blood (h2tp) Brian McClellan F – Powder Mage Trilogy 1
The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August Claire North TT
Turtle Recall: The Discworld Companion. . .So Far Terry Pratchett F – Discworld
The Adjacent Christopher Priest AH
The Islanders (h2tp) Christopher Priest AH
Gotrek & Felix: The Serpent Queen Josh Reynolds F – Gotrek & Felix 15
The Immortal Collection Eva García Sáenz F – Saga of the Ancient Family
Operation Shield Joel Shepherd SF – Cassandra Kresnov 5
Fiend (h2tp) Peter Stenson H
Welcome to the Monkey House: The Special Edition: Stories Kurt Vonnegut SF – Collection
A Dance in Blood Velvet Freda Warrington DF – Blood 2
Cauldron of Ghosts David Weber
Eric Flint
SF – Crown of Slaves 3
Dragon Age: The Masked Empire Patrick Weekes F – Dragon Age 4
Robot Uprisings Daniel H. Wilson (ed)
John Joseph Adams (ed)
SF – Anthology
April 9, 2014

Something Going Around: A Tor.Com Original Harry Turtledove SF
April 10, 2014

City of the Iron Fish Simon Ings F
The System Gemma Malley Dys – The Killables 3
April 11, 2014

Biters – The Reborn Harry Shannon PA – Journalstone’s Doubledown 4
April 14, 2014

The Bend of the World (D) Jacob Bacharach LF/F
Silver Skin (e) D.L. McDermott PNR – Cold Iron 2
Marked By Hades (e) Reese Monroe PNR – Bound by Hades 1
April 15, 2014

Forbidden (e) Lori Adams PNR – Soulkeepers 1
The Line of Polity Neal Asher SF – Agent Cormac 2
Transhuman Ben Bova SF
The Kraken King Part I: The Kraken King and the Scribbling Spinster (e) Meljean Brook SPR – Iron Seas
Nightmare Ink (e) Marcella Burnard UF – Living Ink 1
Pack of Strays Dana Cameron UF – Fangborn 2
Green Planets: Ecology and Science Fiction (h2tp) Gerry Canavan (ed)
Kim Stanley Robinson (ed)
SF – Anthology
The Darkling (h2tp) R. B. Chesterton Go
Winds of Salem (h2tp) Melissa de la Cruz F – Witches of East End 3
Lovecraft’s Monsters Ellen Datlow (ed) H – Anthology
Unwrapped Sky (D) Rjurik Davidson F/New Weird
When We Fall (e) Peter Giglio H
Darkest Flame: Part 2 Donna Grant PNR – Dark Kings
Purple Magic (e) Lisa Renee Jones PNR
What Mario Scietto Says: A Tor.Com Original (e) Emmy Laybourne SF – World of Monument 14
Northanger Abbey Val McDermid Mu/Th
Horus Heresy: Visions of Heresy Alan Merrett SF – Horus Heresy
April 17, 2014

Aunt Dimity and the Wishing Well Nancy Atherton PCM – Aunt Dimity 19
Tithe of the Saviours A. J. Dalton F – Chronicles of a Cosmic Warlord
April 21, 2014

Call of the Siren (e) Rosalie Lario PNR – Demons of Infernum 4
Golem in My Glovebox (e) R.L. Naquin UF – Monster Haven Story 4
Survive to Dawn (e) PJ Schnyder PNR – London Undead 3
April 22, 2014

The Furies: A Thriller Mark Alpert Th/Science
Heaven’s Queen Rachel Bach SF – Paradox 3
Secrets in the Shadows (ri) Jenna Black PNR – Guardians of the Night 2
The Kraken King Part II: The Kraken King and the Abominable Worm (e) Meljean Brook SPR – Iron Seas
Deception’s Princess Esther Friesner F – Princesses of Myth 7
Darkest Flame: Part 3 (e) Donna Grant PNR – Dark Kings
Afterparty Daryl Gregory SF
Cold Wind: A Tor.Com Original Nicola Griffith DF
East of Ecstasy Laura Kaye PNR – Hearts of the Anemoi 4
Ancient Enemy (e) Michael McBride H
Life’s Lottery Kim Newman H
Otherwise Engaged Amanda Quick PNR – Ladies of Lantern Street 3
The Forever Watch (D) David Ramirez SF
The Keys to the Realms Roberta Trahan F – Dream Stewards 2
The Best of Connie Willis: Award-Winning Stories (h2tp) Connie Willis SF – Collection
April 23, 2014

The End of the End of Everything: A Tor.Com Original Dale Bailey SF/H
April 25, 2014

Joe Ledger: Special Ops Jonathan Maberry H – Collection
April 28, 2014

Vengeance of the Hunter (e) Angela Highland F – Rebels of Adalonia 1
Night Child (e) Lisa Kessler PNR – Night 3
Star Trek: The Original Series: Seasons of Light and Darkness (e) Michael A. Martin SF – Star Trek
Ladder to the Red Star (e) Jael Wye FTR/SFR – Once Upon a Red World
April 29, 2014

Silver Mirrors A. A. Aguirre SP – Apparatus Infernum 2
Dragons Luck (tp2mm) Robert Asprin F – Griffin McCandles 2
Little Knife: A Tor.Com Original (e) Leigh Bardugo F
The Kraken King Part III: The Kraken King and the Fox’s Den (e) Meljean Brook SPR – Iron Seas
The Lost Fleet: Beyond the Frontier: Guardian (h2mm) Jack Campbell SF – Lost Fleet 9
Earth Afire (h2mm) Orson Scott Card SF – First Formic War 1
Dark Serpent Kylie Chan UF – Celestial Battle Trilogy 1
The Churn (e) James S.A. Corey SF – Expanse Novella
Once Bitten, Twice Burned Cynthia Eden PNR – Phoenix Fire 2
Warrior’s Curse Alexa Egan PHR – Imnada Brotherhood 3
Portal (ri) Eric Flint
Ryk E. Spoor
SF – Boundary 3
Aliens: The Official Movie Novelization Alan Dean Foster SF
Forged Jacquelyn Frank PNR – World of the Nightwalkers 4
Dragon Age: Asunder (tp2mm) David Gaider F – Dragon Age 3
Ink Mage Victor Gischler F
Two Serpents Rise (h2tp) Max Gladstone F – Craft Sequence 2
Darkest Flame Donna Grant PNR – Dark Kings 1
Darkest Flame: Part 4 (e) Donna Grant PNR – Dark Kings
The Tangled Bridge (tp2mm) Rhodi Hawk Th/P – Twisted Ladder 2
The Walking Dead: The Road to Woodbury (tp2mm) Robert Kirkman
Jay Bonansinga
H – Walking Dead 4
Valour and Vanity Mary Robinette Kowal F – Glamourist Histories 4
Dreams of Lilacs Lynn Kurland PNR – De Piaget
Star Trek: The Original Series: Serpents in the Garden Jeff Mariotte SF – Star Trek
Drift (h2mm) Jon McGoran Th – Detective Doyle Carrick and Nola Watkins 1
The Greater Good (tp2mm) Sandy Mitchell F – Warhammer 40,000: Ciaphas Cain 9
Limits of Power (tp2mm) Elizabeth Moon F – Paladin’s Legacy 4
Grunt Life Weston Ochse SF – Task Force Ombra 1
Fire of Stars and Dragons (e) Melissa Petreshock PNR
Peacemaker Marianne De Pierres SF – Peacemaker 1
Morningside Fall Jay Posey SF/Ap/PA – Duskwalker Cycle 2
Carpe Jugulum (ri) Terry Pratchett F – Discworld 23
The Fifth Elephant (ri) Terry Pratchett F – Discworld 24
Jingo (ri) Terry Pratchett F – Discworld 21
The Last Continent (ri) Terry Pratchett F – Discworld 22
Thornlost Melanie Rawn F – Glass Thorns 3
XOM-B Jeremy Robinson Th
Edge of Tomorrow (Movie Tie-in Edition) Hiroshi Sakurazaka SF – All You Need Is Kill 1
Shanghai Sparrow Gaie Sebold SP
Burning Dawn Gena Showalter PNR – Angels of the Dark 3
How to Seduce a Vampire (Without Really Trying) Kerrelyn Sparks PNR – Love at Stake 15
Vol’jin: Shadows of the Horde (h2mm) Michael A. Stackpole F – World of Warcraft
The Redemption Engine James L. Sutter F – Pathfinder Tales
The Curse Breakers Denise Grover Swank UF – Curse Keepers 2
Ithanalin’s Restoration (ri) Lawrence Watt-Evans F – Legends of Ethshar 8
House of Steel: The Honorverse Companion David Weber SF – Honor Harrington
Chimera (h2mm) David Wellington Th – Jim Chapel Missions 1
The Blood of Alexander (D) Tom Wilde Th
Sibs (ri) F. Paul Wilson H
April 30, 2014

Multiverse: Exploring Poul Anderson’s Worlds Greg Bear (ed)
Gardner Dozois (ed)
SF – Anthology
Greg Egan Karen Burnham SF – Modern Masters of Science Fiction
Elements Suzanne Church SF/F/H – Collection
The Book of Silverberg Gardner Dozois (ed)
William Schafer (ed)
SF – Anthology
Jack in the Green Charles de Lint F

D – Debut
e – eBook
h2mm – Hardcover to Mass Market Paperback
h2tp – Hardcover to Trade Paperback
ri – Reissue or Reprint
tp2mm – Trade to Mass Market Paperback

AH – Alternate History
Ap – Apocalyptic
DF – Dark Fantasy
Dys – Dystopia
F – Fantasy
FR – Fantasy Romance
FTR – Folk Tale Romance
Gh – Ghosts
Go – Gothic
GoR – Gothic Romance
H – Horror
LC – Literary Criticism
LF – Leterary Fiction
M – Mystery
P – Paranormal
PCM – Paranormal Cozy Mystery
PA – Post Apocalyptic
PHR – Paranormal Historical Romance
PNR – Paranormal Romance
SF – Science Fiction
SFR – Science Fiction Romance
SP – Steampunk
SPR – Steampunk Romance
Su – Supernatural
Sus – Suspense
Tech – Technological
Th – Thriller
TTR – Time Travel Romance
UF – Urban Fantasy
VG – Video Games

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#Lauering? Matt strikes a hilarious pose behind Savannah

Remember when Al Roker created an Internet memewith "Rokering," when he stood behind Jeff Rossen with a low-lit lamp close to his face? Could #Lauering be next?


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Weird Fiction Review #4, November 2013, edited by S.T. Joshi,…

Weird Fiction Review #4, November 2013,  edited by S.T. Joshi, Centipede Press, 2014. Cover art by Bob Eggleton, info and previews:

Weird Fiction Review #4, November 2013, edited by S.T. Joshi, Centipede Press, 2014. Cover art by Bob Eggleton, info and previews:

“The Weird Fiction Review is an annual periodical devoted to the study of weird and supernatural fiction. It is edited by S.T. Joshi. This fourth issue contains fiction, poetry, and reviews from leading writers and promising newcomers. It features original stories and essays by J. C. Hemphill, Donald Tyson, Mark Fuller Dillon, Ann K. Schwader, Michael Washburn, James Goho; a lengthy interview with Patrick McGrath; an 8-page full-color gallery of art by Bob Eggleton; regular columns by Danel Olson and John Pelan and much more.”

Rare Breeds, Short fiction by J.C. Hemphill
Lunguistica Obscura, Short fiction by Lynne Jamneck
HPL and WHH: Ships in the Night, Essay by Sam Gafford
Stranger On a Bus, Short fiction by Donald Tyson
The Pukey, Classic short story by Nigel Dennis
The Twilight Zone: American Alien-Nation, Article by Christopher Cappelluti
The Vast Impatience of the Night, Fiction by Mark Fuller Dilon
Halsey and the Padre: A Fourteen-Year Old’s Perspective on Henry S. Whitehead, Article by David Goudsward
Wales and the Weird Tale, Article by Mark Howard Jones
Heh, Heh, It’s Jack Davis, A look at the classic E.C. Illustrator by John Butler
This Red Night, Fiction by Michael Kelly
The Tell-Tale Offal, Fiction by Clint Smith
The Haunted Wood: Algernon Blackwood’s Canadian Stories, Article by James Goho
Artist Portfolio, Eight pages of stunning full-color works by Bob Eggleton
The New Monster Magazines, Article by John Butler
Forrest J Ackerman: Fan Zero, Article by Jason V. Brock
An Offer You Can’t Refuse, Fiction by Michael Washburn
Dennis Etchison’s The Dark Country: After Bradbury, Article by Simon MacCulloch
Through Haunted Minds: An Interview with Patrick McGrath by Danel Olson
Casket Letters, The Gothic Year in Review by Daniel Olson
Forgotten Masters of thr Weird Tale, John Pelan talks about Edmund Snell
Notes on Contributors

Leigh Blackmore
Philip A. Ellis
Angelee Sailer Anderson
Charles Lovecraft
Ann K. Schwader
Sam Middleton
Fred Phillips
Wade German

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Classic ‘Thriller’ scene gets bloody new twist with Lego animation 

Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” video from 1983 is one of the greatest, most imitated music videos ever made. So what if it got rendered in … Lego?image

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Darkness breaks the Cloudy Veil


I am overjoyed to announce that I was recently accepted into Blood Type: An Anthology of Vampire SF on the Cutting Edge. This is an anthology that I submitted to quite a while ago, with a story that I really grew to love. In fact, I could see it becoming a full length novel, and possibly a series some day.

All net proceeds from sales of this anthology will go to The Cystic Fibrosis Trust. The theme of this anthology is the perfect match for such an amazing organization.

Within this collection, I am honored to stand alongside such greats as William F. Nolan, Peter Giglio, Mike Resnik, Taylor Grant, and many more.

The scheduled release date is October 31st, 2013, however I will be sure to communicate any updates as they are available

Table of Contents:

  1. The Undying by William F. Nolan**
  2. Taxing Youth by Rebecca Brown
  3. The Souls of Stars by Amelia Mangan
  4. Evergreen by Peter Giglio
  5. Reptile House by Stephen Graham Jones*
  6. Accommodation by Michael R. Collings*
  7. A Little Night Music by Mike Resnick*
  8. Predators of Tomorrow by Michael Kamp
  9. Mountains of Ice by Jilly Paddock
  10. Occupation by James Ninness
  11. Orientation Day by Peter Watts
  12. The Pilot by Jason Duke
  13. Unperished by S.R. Algernon
  14. Eudora by James S. Dorr
  15. A River of Blood, Carried into the Abyss by John Palisano
  16. Better for Burning by H.E. Roulo
  17. I Was There… by Tarl Hoch
  18. Strays by Robert S. Wilson
  19. Damned to Life by Essel Pratt
  20. Happy Hour by GN Braun
  21. Temporary Measures by Jay Wilburn
  22. I, Vampire by David N. Smith & Violet Addison
  23. Slave Arm by Laird Barron
  24. Gods and Devils by Taylor Grant
  25. 17 by Jonathan Templar
  26. Chrysalis by Jason V. Brock
  27. Data Suck by Benjamin Kane Ethridge
  28. Sun Hungry by Tim Waggoner
  29. Wet Heavens by Brian Fatah Steele

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