Here’s the run down of my comic and book releases in September.
It’s a bumper month, including a new Sherlock Holmes short story, the conclusion of The Ward, the end of the current arc of Shadow Service, plus issue one of Titans United: Bloodpact from DC!
TUESDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
SHERLOCK HOLMES: A DETECTIVE’S LIFE | Titan Books
Contains my short story: THE WILD MAIN OF OLMOLUNGRING
The famous detective returns in a thrilling anthology of 12 Sherlock short stories spanning Holmes’s entire career, penned by Peter Swanson, Cara Black, James Lovegrove and more.
A brand-new collection of twelve Sherlock Holmes short stories which spans Holmes’s entire career, from the early days in Baker Street to retirement on the South Downs.
Penned by masters of the genre, these Sherlock stories feature a woman haunted by the ghost of a rival actress, Moriarty’s son looking for revenge, Oscar Wilde’s lost manuscript, a woman framing her husband for murder, Mycroft’s encounter with Moriarty and Colonel Moran, and many more!
Featuring stories by:
David Stuart Davies
TUESDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
BLACK ADAM – THE JUSTICE SOCIETY FILES: ATOM SMASHER | DC Comics
Writer: Cavan Scott | Pencils: Travis Mercer | Inks: Norm Raymond | Colours: John Kalisz | Letters: TBC | Editor: Michael McCalister
Al Rothstein has big shoes to fill. Very big shoes. But he needs to prove himself before he can call himself Atom Smasher. He has the costume, and he has a mission…he just has to make it through the night in one piece. And in part 3 of the Teth-Adam backup story: History begins to repeat itself as, in ancient Kahndaq, Teth-Adam’s son, Hurut, crosses a line for the greater good, while, in the present, Adrianna’s son, Amon, joins the race to save the sought-after eternium idol from Intergang’s clutches.
WEDNESDAY 07th SEPTEMBER
THE WARD #4 | Dark Horse
Writer: Cavan Scott | Art: Andres Ponce | Colours: Andres Ponce | Letters: Mauro Mantella | Cover: Andres Ponce, Franco Riesco | Editor: Dave Marshall
A supernatural epidemic is sweeping the city of Kirton–sparing no one, human or not. The screams of the infected wail through St. Lilith’s with no cure in sight. Patients are spilling into the hallways and being turned away. Dr. Nat Reeves is doing all she can, but she’s just one person. Saving the city may require drastic measures . . .
ER meets Hellboy!
TUESDAY 20th SEPTEMBER
TITANS UNITED: BLOODPACT #1 | DC Comics
Writer: Cavan Scott | Art: Lucas Meyer | Colours: Tony Avina | Letters: Carlos M Mangual | Cover: Eddy Burrows & Marcelo Maiolo | Editor: Michael McCalister
The Titans are back, united against a common foe…aren’t they? All seems lost when Tim Drake wakes, out of uniform and seemingly out of time. Surely he was just fighting alongside Nightwing, Superboy, Starfire, Beast Boy, and Donna Troy? But where is Raven and what links her to the Fearsome Five? A blood sacrifice is coming that will change the world forever.
TUESDAY 27th SEPTEMBER
STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC – STARLIGHT STORIES | Titan Comics
EXPERIENCE THE GALAXY CENTURIES BEFORE THE STRUGGLE OF THE REBEL ALLIANCE AGAINST THE GALACTIC EMPIRE—AT THE HEIGHT OF THE JEDI ORDER!
A compendium of tales from the High Republic era, told from aboard the incredible satellite station, the Starlight Beacon, collected for the first time from the pages of Star Wars Insider.
All stories are written by The New York Times’ best-selling authors Cavan Scott, Charles Soule, and Justina Ireland.
Also includes in-depth interviews with the story architects behind the best-selling publishing and multimedia initiative.
“Go Together” by Charles Soule
“First Duty” by Cavan Scott
“Hidden Danger” by Justina Ireland
“Past Mistakes” by Cavan Scott
“Shadows Remain” by Justina Ireland
TUESDAY 27th SEPTEMBER
TITANS UNITED Volume 1 | DC Comics
Writer: Cavan Scott | Pencils: Jose Luis | Inks: Jonas Trindade | Colours: Carlos M. Mangual | Letters: TBC | Editor: Michael McCalister
The Titans face their greatest challenge—themselves! The characters featured on the Titans HBO Max series star in an original adventure!
The Titans uncover a plot against them. Someone has been stealing their powers, but who? And what has it got to do with Superboy, and his close encounter with Tamaranean royalty—namely Blackfire? And Beast Boy? All Beast Boy wants to do is enjoy his milkshake in peace!
The characters featured in the Titans TV series on HBO Max— Nightwing, Donna Troy, Superboy, Starfire, Raven, Beast Boy, Red Hood, and Hawk and Dove—unite for an all-new comic book adventure, one that will lead one of their own to question not only their place on the team, but their very existence!
Collects Titans United #1-7.
WEDNESDAY 28th SEPTEMBER
SHADOW SERVICE #15 | Vault Comics
Writer: Cavan Scott | Art: Corin Howell | Colours: Triona Farrall | Letters: Andworld Design | Editor: Adrian Wassell
With a key member of the MI666 missing and Gina Meyer behind enemy lines, the true threat finally becomes clear as ‘Death to Spies’ reaches its thrilling conclusion. Supernatural spy action from New York Times bestseller Cavan Scott (Star Wars: The High Republic) and Corin Howell (Wonder Woman, Dark Red).