StoryCon Pre-Orders Authors C-D

Murder By The Book will be doing book sales for New Orleans StoryCon September 15th - 17th, 2017. 

  • If you're ordering books to pick up at the convention, please choose "In-Store Pick Up" as the shipping option, and mention in the order comments that you'll be picking up the books at the event.
  • If you're just ordering copies for us to have signed for you at the convention, include any inscription info in the order comments. 
  • The books listed are books the author specifically requested, if you're looking for a title that's not on the list, please email us to check on availability.
  • All orders must be placed by Wednesday, September 4th. 
  • Pre-order pages are organzined by the author's last name.

Authors A-B

Authors C-D

Authors E-H

Authors J-M

Authors P-Z

 

Stillhouse Lake Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781477848661
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Published: Thomas & Mercer - July 2017

An Amazon Charts most-read book.

Gina Royal is the definition of average--a shy Midwestern housewife with a happy marriage and two adorable children. But when a car accident reveals her husband's secret life as a serial killer, she must remake herself as Gwen Proctor--the ultimate warrior mom.


Ash and Quill Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780451472410
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Published: Berkley Books - July 11th, 2017

The unforgettable characters from Ink and Bone and Paper and Fire unite to save the Great Library of Alexandria from itself in this electrifying adventure in the New York Times bestselling series.

Hoarding all the knowledge of the world, the Great Library jealously guards its secrets. But now a group of rebels poses a dangerous threat to its tyranny....


Paper and Fire Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451473141
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Published: Berkley Books - May 9th, 2017

In Ink and Bone, New York Times bestselling author Rachel Caine introduced a world where knowledge is power, and power corrupts absolutely. Now she continues the story of those who dare to defy the Great Library--and rewrite history....


Ink and Bone Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451473134
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Published: Berkley Books - April 5th, 2016

In an exhilarating new series, New York Times bestselling author Rachel Caine rewrites history, creating a dangerous world where the Great Library of Alexandria has survived the test of time....


The Morganville Vampires, Volume 1 Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451230546
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Published: Berkley Books - November 3rd, 2009

The first two novels in the New York Times bestselling Morganville Vampires series together for the first time in a new trade paperback edition.


The Selection Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062059949
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Published: Harper Teen - March 26th, 2013

Fall in love--from the very beginning. Discover the first book in the captivating, #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series.

Prepare to be swept into a world of breathless fairy-tale romance, swoonworthy characters, glittering gowns, and fierce intrigue perfect for readers who loved Divergent, Delirium, or The Wrath & the Dawn.


The Elite Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062059970
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Published: Harper Teen - May 6th, 2014

The second book in Kiera Cass's #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series, The Elite is a must-read for fans of fairy tales, The Bachelor, and dystopian YA fiction.


The One Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062060006
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Published: Harper Teen - May 5th, 2015

The beautifully romantic third book in Kiera Cass's #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series The One will captivate readers who love dystopian YA fiction and fairy tales, and is perfect for fans of Veronica Roth's Divergent, Ally Condie's Matched, or Lauren Oliver's Delirium.


The Heir Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062349866
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Published: Harper Teen - May 3rd, 2016

Kiera Cass's #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series has enchanted readers from the very first page. In this fourth romantic novel, follow Illea's royal family into a whole new Selection--and find out what happens after happily ever after.


The Crown Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062392183
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Published: Harper Teen - August 2017

The specacular happily ever after of the #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series


The Siren Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062392008
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Published: Harper Teen - May 2nd, 2017

#1 New York Times bestseller

From Kiera Cass, author of the Selection series, comes a captivating stand-alone fantasy romance.


Loved Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781538431122
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Published: Blackstone Audiobooks - July 11th, 2017

It's Zoey's eighteenth birthmas and the Nerd Herd has been scattered across the country busily adulting for almost a year when Stark calls them back to Tulsa to surprise Z. But all is not well in T-town. Strange, dark signs are appearing--could it be possible Neferet is stirring?


Moon Chosen: Tales of a New World Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250100726
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 18th, 2016

#1 New York Times bestselling author of the House of Night series, P.C. Cast, brings us a new epic fantasy set in a world where humans, their animal allies, and the earth itself has been drastically changed. A world filled with beauty and danger and cruelty


Marked [With Poster] Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312360252
Availability: Special Order
Published: Griffin - September 29th, 2009

Enter the dark, magical world of the House of Night, a world very much like our own, except here vampyres have always existed. 


Blackhearts Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781481432702
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Published: Simon Pulse - February 21st, 2017

In this stunningly creative debut "filled with well-drawn characters...and smoldering passion," (Booklist) Nicole Castroman reimagines the origins of history's most infamous pirate--Blackbeard.


Blackhearts Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481432696
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Published: Simon Pulse - February 9th, 2016

In this stunningly creative debut, Nicole Castroman reimagines the origins of history's most infamous pirate--Blackbeard--and tells the story of the girl who captured his heart and then broke it, setting him on a path to destruction.


Blacksouls Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481491051
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Published: Simon Pulse - April 11th, 2017

Nicole Castroman brings the dangerous pirate ports of the Caribbean to life in this vibrant sequel to Blackhearts--the reimagined origin story of history's most infamous pirate, Blackbeard.


The Secrets of the Pied Piper 2: The Magician's Key Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780385755269
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 8th, 2016

The second book in the trilogy bestselling author Adam Gidwitz called "epic" and "a wild fantasy adventure" finds siblings Max and Carter and their allies battling new foes, relying on new friends, and fighting for stakes higher than ever


The Secrets of the Pied Piper 1: The Peddler's Road Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780385755252
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Published: Yearling Books - October 18th, 2016

Explodes into a wild fantasy adventure. . . . Cody has begun what promises to be an epic trilogy. Adam Gidwitz, New York Times bestselling author of A Tale Dark and Grimm
It is said that in the thirteenth century, in a town called Hamelin, a piper lured all of the children away with his magical flute, and none of them were ever seen again.


Powerless Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375844898
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Published: Yearling Books - April 5th, 2011

Superheroes soar in this promising debut--and they're kids


Super Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780375872914
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Published: Yearling Books - August 26th, 2014

A superpowered sequel to Matthew Cody's popular debut novel, Powerless


Villainous Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780385754927
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Published: Yearling Books - October 13th, 2015

"A fantastic story, thrillingly told. This book has a superpower--you can't put it down." --Jonathan Stroud, author of the bestselling Bartimaeus Trilogy


Labyrinth Lost Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781492623168
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Published: Sourcebooks Fire - August 2017

An NPR Best Young Adult Book of 2016
Tor.com's Best YA SFF of 2016
A Bustle Best Book of 2016 Selection
A Paste Magazine's Best Books of 2016

The only way to get her family back is to travel to a land in between, as dark as Limbo and as strange as Wonderland...


The Vicious Deep Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781402274411
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Published: Sourcebooks Fire - November 2012

He was gone for three days. Sucked out to sea in a tidal wave and spit back ashore at Coney Island with no memory of what happened. Now his dreams are haunted by a terrifying silver mermaid with razor-sharp teeth.


The Enchanted Files: Trolled Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780385392594
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 19th, 2017

If you liked the movies Elf and Shrek, you'll love THE ENCHANTED FILES--a magical, hilarious comedy series about fantastical creatures in the modern world by the bestselling author of My Teacher Is an Alien: Bruce Coville

Any troll worth their farts knows that a proper troll should:


The Enchanted Files: Hatched Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780385392587
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Published: Yearling Books - September 19th, 2017

If you liked the movies Elf and Shrek, you'll love THE ENCHANTED FILES--a magical, hilarious comedy series about fantastical creatures in the modern world by the bestselling author of My Teacher Is an Alien: Bruce Coville


The Enchanted Files: Cursed Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780385392501
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Published: Yearling Books - July 26th, 2016

Previously published as Diary of a Mad Brownie. Introducing The Enchanted Files--a new magical, modern-day comedy series by the master of funny fantasy and bestselling author of My Teacher is an Alien: Bruce Coville


Wake of Vultures Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316264297
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Published: Orbit - September 20th, 2016

Lila Bowen is Delilah Dawson


Phasma (Star Wars): Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781524796310
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Del Rey Books - September 1st, 2017

Discover Captain Phasma's mysterious history in this "Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi" novel.


Wicked as They Come Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781451657883
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Published: Pocket Books - March 27th, 2012

First in a steampunk-tinged paranormal romance series in which a woman is transported to a world filled with vampires and magic.


Servants of the Storm Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781442483798
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Published: Simon Pulse - June 2nd, 2015

"An urban fantasy that could rival some of Holly Black's most imaginative and creepy fare" (BCCB).

A year ago, Hurricane Josephine swept through Savannah, Georgia, leaving behind nothing but death and destruction--and taking the life of Dovey's best friend, Carly. Since that night, Dovey has been in a medicated haze, numb to everything around her.


Hit Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781481423403
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Published: Simon Pulse - March 8th, 2016

In order to save her mother, a teen is forced to become an indentured assassin in this sizzling "movie ready" (Kirkus Reviews) dystopian thriller.

No one reads the fine print.


The Countdown Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062293671
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Published: Harper Teen - May 9th, 2017

In the concluding book in the otherworldly Taking trilogy, Kyra struggles to understand who she is as she races to save the world from complete destruction.


The Replaced Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062293640
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Published: Harper Teen - May 10th, 2016

The gripping second installment in the Taking trilogy is perfect for fans of The Fifth Wave and the Body Finder series. Explosive and romantic, with creepy, otherworldly elements and twisty, psychological thrills, The Replaced will have you questioning what exactly it means to be human.


The Taking Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062293619
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Published: Harper Teen - April 28th, 2015

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer meets The Fifth Wave in this chilling and explosive new series from author Kimberly Derting.


The Pledge Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442422025
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - October 30th, 2012

A "gripping dystopian fantasy" (Kirkus Reviews) that brims with romance and suspense, from the author of The Body Finder.


The Body Finder Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780061779831
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Published: HarperTorch - February 15th, 2011

The first book in the Body Finder series from Kimberly Derting is equal parts romance and mystery.


A Change of Heart Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781496705747
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - September 27th, 2016

A rising talent. Booklist
Dr. Nikhil 'Nic' Joshi had it all marriage, career, purpose. Until, while working for Doctors Without Borders in a Mumbai slum, his wife, Jen, discovered a black market organ transplant ring. Before she could expose the truth, Jen was killed.


A Bollywood Affair Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781496707871
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - July 26th, 2016

A fresh new voice .Deeply-felt emotions that will keep readers turning the pages. --Susan Elizabeth Phillips, New York Times bestselling author


The Bollywood Bride Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781617730153
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - September 29th, 2015

"A fresh new voice." --Susan Elizabeth Phillips, "New York Times " bestselling author