Here is The Qwillery's list of novels, etc. being published in August 2021. 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 updated release list.


August 2021 Releases
 
 
 
Debut novels are highlighted in blue. Novels, etc. by formerly featured DAC Authors are highlighted in green.

August 3, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
World BreakersTony Daniel (Ed)
Christopher Ruocchio (Ed)
SF - Anthology
Winds of Wrath (h2mm)
Taylor Anderson SF/AH - Destroyermen 15
All's WellMona Awad LF
The Desert PrincePeter V. Brett F
The Baron of Magister Valley (h2tp)Steven Brust F - Dragaera 2
The King in YellowRobert Chambers
Leslie Klinger (Ed)
H - Haunted Library of Horror Classics
Monster Hunter BloodlinesLarry Correia UF
Tales of Pannithor: Nature's KnightMarc DeSantis
Brandon Rospond (Ed)
F - Kings of War
Shattermoon (ri)
Dominic Dulley SF/SO - The Long Game 1
Whether Change: The Revoluion Will Be WeirdScott Gable (Ed)
C. Dombrowki (Ed)
SF - Anthology
The Waking That Kills (ri)
Stephen Gregory H
Wakening the Crow (ri)
Stephen Gregory H
Angel's InfernoWilliam Hjortsberg Cr/Occ/Sup/Sus/VisM - The Falling Angel Novels  2
Monkey Around (D)Jadie Jang UF
Fate of the FallenKel Kade F - The Shroud of Prophecy 1
Paris is a Party, Paris is a Ghost (D)David Hoon Kim LF/Asian American/CL/AB/Psy
Something New Under the SunAlexandra Kleeman LF
HoldoutJeffrey Kluger TechTh/SF/SE
Shallow Waters (D)Anita Kopacz CW/HistF/FairyT/FolkT/LM
The Hunter and the Old Woman (D)
Pamela Korgemagi LF/NE/STR
The Store (ri)
Bentley Little H/Sus/STR
We Cry for BloodDevin Madson F/DF - Reborn Empire 3
The Tale of Princess Fatima, Warrior Woman: The Arabic Epic of Dhat al-HimmaMelanie MagidowFairyT/FolkT/LM
The GodstoneViolette Malan F
The SoullessKate Martin F/Dys - The Myst and Labrynths Saga 1
Starlight EnclaveR. A. Salvatore F - Way of the Drow 1
Diverse Futures: Science Fiction and Authors of ColorJoy Sanchez-Taylor LC - New Suns: Race, Gender, and Sexuality
Warcry Catacombs: Blood of the EverchosenRichard Strachan F - Warhammer: Age of Sigmar
NolynMichael J. Sullivan F/HistF - The Rise and Fall
Saving ProximaTravis S. Taylor
Les Johnson
SF/HSF
Shards of EarthAdrian Tchaikovsky SF/SE/SO - Final Architecture 1
Indomitus (h2tp)
Gav Thorpe SF - Warhammer 40,000
Chilling Cocktails: Classic Cocktails With A Horrifying TwistJason Ward Cocktails
Tidepool (D)Nicole Willson Gothic/Occ
This Is Our UndoingLorraine Wilson GH/Th
See You When the World EndsSimon Paul Wilson GH/H



August 4, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Aptitude: A Tor.com Original (e)Cooper Shrivastava SF



August 5, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Hand of the Sun King (D)J.T. Greathouse F - Pact & Pattern 1
The House of Whispers (e)Anna Kent GH/Th
Children of DemeterEV Knight Occ/Sup
Long Shadows (e)Jodi Taylor SupTh - Elizabeth Cage 3



August 8, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Seasons Between Us: Tales of Identities and MemoriesSusan Forest (Ed)
Lucas K. Law (Ed)
SpecFic - Laksa Anthology Series: Speculative Fiction



August 10, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
She Wouldn't Change a Thing (D)Sarah Adlakha W/SF/TT
World Engines: DestroyerStephen Baxter SF/HSF/SO
Afterland (h2tp)
Lauren Beukes Sus/Dys
The Manningtree Witches (D)A. K. Blakemore Occ/Sup/Medieval/Feminist
Spirits Abroad: StoriesZen Cho F/SF/LF/GH - Collection
Quiet VillageEden Darry H
Daughter from the Dark (h2tp)
Marina & Sergey Dyachenko DF
Axiom's End (h2tp)
Lindsay Ellis SF/SC/Th - Noumena 1
The King of Infinite SpaceLyndsay Faye LF/MR
Paper & BloodKevin Hearne CF/P - Ink & Sigil 2
The RookeryDeborah Hewitt CF/P - The Nightjar Duology 2
The Other MeSarah Zachrich Jeng Sus/W/SF/TT
Trouble the Saints (h2tp)
Alaya Dawn Johnson HistF/LF
The Loop (h2tp)
Jeremy Robert Johnson SupTh
The Maleficent SevenCameron Johnston F/DF
CitadelMarko KloosSF/SO - Palladium Wars 3
Madame Cruller's Couch and Other Dark and Bizarre Tales Elizabeth Massie Occ - Collection
War of the MapsPaul McAuley SF
They Met in a Tavern (D)
Elijah Menchaca F
The Ankh-Morpork Archives: Volume OneTerry Pratchett F
Jenny VilliersJ. B. Priestley GH
From the CavesThea Prieto Dys/CoA/SF/AP/PA
Plan for the WorstJodi Taylor SF/TT/HistF/Hist/SF - Chronicles of St. Mary's 11
The Echoed RealmA. J. Vrana DF
The Shimmering State (D)Meredith Westgate LF
Sword & Citadel: The Second Half of The Book of the New SunGene Wolfe Science Fantasy - The Book of the New Sun 2



August 15, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Stranger TimesC. K. McDonnell UF



August 16, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The NoiseJames Patterson
J. D. Baker
PsyTh/Sus/H



August 17, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Never Say You Can't SurviveCharlie Jane Anders Fiction Writing/Personal Memoirs
Posthumous Memoirs of Bras CubasJoaquim Maria Machado de Assis
Margaret Jull Costa (Tr)
LF
NeptuneBen Bova SF/HSF/AC - Outer Planets Trilogy 2
MidnightBrenden Carlson SF/CR/M - Walking Shadows 2
Chasing the BoogeymanRichard Chizmar Th/Cr
The Family PlotMegan Collins PsyTh
Faeries of the Faultlines: Expanded, Edited EditionIris Compiet
F/FairyT/FolkT/LM
The Exiled FleetJ. S. Dewes SF/SO - The Divide 2
PaperclipSeb Doubinsky Dys/Noir - The City-States Cycle
Darkness in the BloodGuy Haley SF/SE - Warhammer 40,000
A Terrible Fall of AngelsLaurell K. Hamilton P/UF/PP - A Zaniel Havelock Novel 1
CrosshairsCatherine Hernandez Dys
King Bullet Richard Kadrey UF - Sandman Slim 12
Phoenix Extravagant (h2tp)
Yoon Ha Lee F
Star Trek: Picard: Rogue ElementsJohn Jackson Miller SF - Star Trek: Picard 3
The BoundlessPeter Newman F/DF - The Deathless Trilogy 3
The Scavenger DoorSuzanne Palmer SF/SO/AC - The Finder Chronicles 3
Deathwatch: The Long VigilSteve Parker
Ben Counter et al.
SF/SE - Warhammer 40,000
Requiem of SilenceL. Penelope HistF/FR - Earthsinger Chronicles 4
BloodlessDouglas Preston
Lincoln Child
PP/Occ/Sup/Sus - Special Agent Pendergast 20
The Infinite and The DivineRobert Rath SF/SE - Warhammer 40,000
Wildwood WhispersWilla Reece Occ/Sup/Southern/R/STR
August's EyesGlenn Rolfe SupTh - Fiction Without Frontiers
Barnabas, Quentin and the Witch's CurseMarilyn Ross Occ/Gothic - Dark Shadows the Complete Paperback Library Reprint Book 20
Barnabas, Quentin and the Crystal CoffinMarilyn Ross Occ/Gothic - Dark Shadows the Complete Paperback Library Reprint Book 19
ReclaimedMadeleine Roux SF/AC/Sus
GetawayZoje Stage Sus/H/W/PsyTh
The Mother Code (h2tp)Carole Stivers SF/AP/PA/Sus/LF
The First WallGav Thorpe SF/SO - Horus Heresy: Siege of Terra 3
Broken CityVarious SF/Cr/M - Warhammer 40,000
Legacy of LightMatthew Ward F/DF - Legacy Trilogy 3



August 18, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Requiem for an AstronautDaniel Bennett SF
The Future Library: A Tor.com OriginalPeng Shepherd Dys/SF



August 20, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
On Arcturus VIIEric Brown SFR
Mr. Cannyharme: A Novel of Lovecraftian TerrorMichael Shea H



August 23, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2020 EditionRich Horton (Ed)SF/F - Anthology



August 24, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Knight Watch (tp2mm)
Tim Akers F
World Engines: CreatorStephen Baxter SF/SO/HSF
Adulthood Rites (ri)
Octavia E. Butler SF/SC/AP/PA/Dys/GenEng - Lilith's Brood 2
Feral CreaturesKira Jane Buxton Animals/F/HU/SF/AP/PA
The Ender Saga #1Orson Scott Card SF/SO - The Ender Saga
The Last Uncharted Sky (h2tp)
Curtis Craddock F/SP - The Risen Kingdoms 3
Dark Song (h2mm)
Christine Feehan PNR - Carpathian 34
Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances (ri)
Neil Gaiman SS
Twenty-Five to LifeR.W.W. Greene SF/AP/PA/Dys
Light ChaserPeter F. Hamilton
Gareth L. Powell
SF/SO
When the Goddess WakesHoward Andrew Jones F - The Ring-Sworn Trilogy 3
Sidewise in TimeMurray Leinster SF/HSF/SS - Golden Age Masterworks
The Second RebelLinden A. Lewis SF/SO - First Sister Trilogy 2
Something Wonderful: StoriesJo Lloyd SS
Fire & Blood (h2mm)
George R. R. Martin F - A Song of Ice and Fire
Kingdom of Shadow and Light (h2mm)
Karen Marie Moning PNR - Fever 11
NightfallDen Patrick F/CoA/STR/FairyT/FolT/LM - Ashen Torment 3
The PariahAnthony Ryan F/DF - Covenant of Steel 1
Interdependency Boxed Set: The Collapsing Empire, The Consuming Fire, The Last Emperor
John Scalzi SF/SO - The Interdependency
The Forest Kingdom (e)
Jamie Thomas Gothic - Asperfell Trilogy 2
The Valkyrie Protocol (h2mm)
David Weber
Jacob Holo
SF/TT - Gordian Division 2
Hail Mary (h2tp)Andy Weir >SF
A Heart Divided: The Definitive EditionJin Yong
Gigi Chang (Tr)
Shelly Bryant (Tr)
F/HistF - Legends of the Condor Heroes 4



August 26, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Language of Beasts (h2tp)
Jonathan Oliver SS - Collection



August 27, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
The Deer KingsWendy Wagner H



August 31, 2021
TITLEAUTHORSERIES
Chronicles of Malus Darkblade: Volume OneDan Abnett F - Warhammer Chronicles
FoundationIsaac Asimov MTI/SF - Foundation 1
Everything in All the Wrong Order: The Best of Chaz BrenchleyChaz Brenchley SF- Collection
Alien - Alien 3: The Unproduced Screenplay by William GibsonPat Cadigan
William Gibson
MTI/SF/AC
The House of Untold Stories: 50 Unexpected TalesPeter Chiykowski AB/Dys/SS
Triumph of the Wizard KingChad Corrie F
Red XDavid Demchuk H
Alice Isn't Dead (ri)Joseph Fink H
RevelatorDaryl Gregory H/Gothic/HistF
Master of Poisons (h2tp)
Andrea Hairston F
American Midnight: Tales of the DarkLaird Hunt (Ed)
H - Anthology
Cooking for Wizards, Warriors and DragonsThea James
Isabel Minunni
MTI/Cooking
My Heart Is a ChainsawStephen Graham Jones SupTh
The First Law of ThermodynamicsJames Patrick Kelly SS/SF/CyP - Outspoken Authors
Red Pill (h2tp)
Hari Kunzru LF/Dys/Pol
In the Watchful CityS. Qiouyi Lu SF/CyP
Little GirlsRonald Malfi H/GH/Sus
Fury of a DemonBrian Naslund F - Dragons of Terra 3
MalefactorRobert Repino F/Dys/SF/AP/PA - War with No Name 3
The Devil You Know (h2tp)
Kit Rocha SF/SFR - Mercenary Librarians 2
Home Before Dark (h2tp)
Riley Sager Sus/PsyTh/H
Covens of BloodAnna Stephens
Liane Merciel
Jamie Crisalli
F - Warhammer: Age of Sigmar
Thunderstrike & Other StoriesRichard Strachan
Eric Gregory
Warhammer: Age of Sigmar
The Quake Cities (h2tp)
Mark Wheaton GenEng/SF/PA



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



AB - Absurdist
AC - Alien Contact
AH - Alternative History
AP - Apocalyptic
BHU - Black Humor
CF - Contemporary Fantasy
CM - Crime & Mystery
CoA - Coming of Age
CrM - Crime and Mystery
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)
GothicR - Gothic Romance
GW&CC - Global Warming and Climate Change
H - Horror
HC - History and Criticism
Hist - Historical
HistF - Historical Fantasy
HistM - Historical Mystery
HistR - Historical Romance
HistTh - Historical Thriller
HSF - Hard Science Fiction
HU - Humorous
LC - Literary Criticism
LF - Literary Fiction
LM - Legend and Mythology
M - Mystery
Med - Medical
MR - Magical Realism
MTI - Media Tie-In
MU - Mash-Up
NF - Near Future
Occ - Occult
P - Paranormal
PA - Post Apocalyptic
PCM - Paranormal Cozy Mystery
PF - Paranormal Fantasy
PNR - Paranormal Romance
Pol - Political
PolTh - Political Thriller
PopCul - Popular Culture
PP - Police Porcedural
Psy - Psychological
R - Romance
RF - Romantic Fantasy
ScF - Science Fantasy
SE - Space Exploration
SF - Science Fiction
SFR - Science Fiction Romance
SFTh - Science Fiction Thriller
SH - Superheroes
SO - Space Opera
SP - Steampunk
SpecFic - Speculative Fiction
SS - Short Stories
STR - Small Town and Rural
Sup - Supernatural
SupM - Supernatural Mystery
SupTh - Supernatural Thriller
Sus - Suspense
TechTh - Technological Thriller
Th - Thriller
TT - Time Travel
TTR - Time Travel Romance
UF - Urban Fantasy
VM - Visionary and Metaphysical
WS - Women Sleuths

Note: Not all genres and formats are found in the books, etc. listed above.