New Speculative Fiction for May 2018

Posted: May 29, 2018

Speculative Fiction Key
F = Fantasy H = Horror/Supernatural SF = Science Fiction CB = Superheroes R = Romance
A = Alternate History/Time Travel M = Mystery/Suspense * = Last title in series

New to our shelves:

The Warmaster by Dan Abnett (14, Warhammer 40K: Gaunt’s Ghosts) SF
Arm of the Sphinx by Josiah Bancroft (2, The Books of Babel) F, M
Sleep Over: An Oral History of the Apocalypse by H. G. Bells H
The Fairies of Sadieville by Alex Bledsoe (6, Tufa) F, H, M
Witchy Winter by D. J. Butler (2, Flight of the Serpent’s Daughter) A, F, M
The City of Lost Fortunes by Bryan Camp (1, Crescent City) F, M, H
The Wolf by Leo Carew (1, Under the Northern Sky) F
The Defiant Heir by Melissa Caruso (2, Swords and Fire) F
Star Destroyers: Big Ships Blowing Things Up by Tony Daniel
and Christopher Ruocchio, eds. SF (SF Star)
Though Hell Should Bar the Way by David Drake (12, RCN (Leary/Mundy)) SF
Heart of Malice by Lisa Edmonds F, M, R
Taste of Marrow by Sarah Gailey (2, River of Teeth) F, M, A
Scourged by Kevin Hearne (9, Iron Druid Chronicles) F, H
Mission to Methone by Les Johnson SF
Grey Sister by Mark Lawrence (2, Book of the Ancestor) F, M
The Long Sunset by Jack McDevitt (8, Academy/Priscilla Hutchins) SF
Time Was by Ian McDonald A, SF, R
Quietus by Tristan Palmgren SF, M
From Darkest Skies by Sam Peters (1, From Darkest Skies) SF, M, R
Head On by John Scalzi (2, Lock In) SF
The Oracle Year by Charles Soule F, M
A Fistful of Elven Gold by Alex Stewart F, M
Space Opera by Catherynne M. Valente SF
Taste of Wrath by Matt Wallace (7, Sin du Jour) F, H
The Thief by J. R. Ward (16, Black Dagger Brotherhood) F, H, R

Adult collection Graphic Novels:

Firebug by Johnnie Christmas F (GN Christmas)
Bingo Love by Tee Franklin with Jenn St. Onge R (GN Franklin)
Shiver: Junji Ito Selected Stories by Junji Ito H (GN Ito)
My Boyfriend Is a Bear by Pamela Ribon with Cat Farris R, F (GN Ribon)
Freedom Hospital: A Syrian Story by Hamid Sulaiman with Francesca Barrie (GN Sulaiman)
Niourk by Olivier Vatine, Stefan Wul, et al. SF (GN Vatine)

Other new titles of interest:

The Demon Prince by Ann Aguirre (2, Ars Numina) R, F, H, SF (Pbk-Romance Aguirre)
The Wolf Lord by Ann Aguirre (3, Ars Numina) R, F, H, SF (Pbk-Romance Aguirre)
Dread Nation by Justina Ireland (1, Dread Nation) H, A (YA Fiction Ireland)
Circe by Madeline Miller F, R (Fiction Miller)
Guardian’s Bond by Rhenna Morgan (1, Ancient Ink) R, M, F, H (Pbk-Romance Morgan)
X-Ops Exposed by Paige Tyler (8, X-Ops) R, M, F, SF (Pbk-Romance Tyler)