Last updated May 1, 2017

Lonely Road Books updates appear on their website's News page, so that is the best place to look for The Vampyricon Trilogy, The Fall, or The William Peter Blatty Screenplay Collection.


Trade and Limited Editions:

The Best of Cemetery Dance 2 edited by Richard Chizmar:
The book is in production and we will post more updates after it is officially announced for presale.

The Best of Shivers edited by Richard Chizmar:
We're still scanning and copyediting the older stories, but this one will be published in late 2017.

The City of Mirrors by Justin Cronin:
This title is deep in production and will be published in 2017.

A Collector's Guide to Dean Koontz by Michael Sauers:
Dean Koontz just needs to write his afterword for this project, and then we'll set a firm publication date and begin accepting preorders again.

The Damnation Game by Clive Barker:
This title has been moving slowly at the printer, but it will be out in 2017 and we will keep this space updated as things process. Thank you for your patience!

Dark Debts by Karen Hall:
Work has started on this title and it will be published in 2017.

Dark Screams edited by Richard Chizmar and Brian James Freeman:
Work has started on this title and it will be published in 2017.

Detours edited by Brian James Freeman:
The proofers are taking one more look at this one and the signature sheets have ONE more signer to go, and then this one will be sent to the printer!

Mr. Darkness by Douglas Clegg:
We hope to have news to share about this book soon.

Four Halloweens 2
This book is being proofread and will be published in 2017.

Halloween Carnival edited by Brian James Freeman (Cemetery Dance Exclusive Collectors Set #3)
Work has started on this title and it will be published in late 2017.

In Sunlight and in Shadow edited by Lawrence Block:
This book is being designed now (four color design on all pages!) and the signature sheets will be prepared to Mr. Block to sign this spring. This title will be published later this year.

Interview With the Vampire by Anne Rice:
This book will be published in 2017.

Killer Crimes edited by Richard Chizmar and Brian James Freeman (Cemetery Dance Exclusive Collectors Set #3)
Work has begun on this title and it will be published in late 2017.

Night Shift by Stephen King:
The book is in production and we will post more updates after it is officially announced for presale.

October Dreams II edited by Richard Chizmar and Robert Morrish:
The books have been finished by the printer, but it'll take an additional 12 to 14 weeks for the slipcases to be produced after the books are finished.

10/31: The Butcher's Story by Norman Partridge (Four Days of Halloween promotion, formally called Oktober Shadows):
The author is working on the manuscript an has completed nearly 25,000 words so far.

Reading Stephen King edited by Brian James Freeman:
This book is in production and will be published in 2017.

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn:
The book is in production and we will post more updates after it is officially announced for presale.

Shivers VIII edited by Richard Chizmar:
Richard is waiting on a few more stories and then design will begin.

Shocklines: Fresh Voices In Terror edited by Richard Chizmar & Matt Schwartz:
The signature sheets are now with the very last author who needs to sign and then this one will be sent to the printer.

The Shining by Stephen King:
The book will be completed at the printer in January 2017, and our slipcase and traycase makers are just waiting on finished copies to start work on the cases. All three editions will be published in June 2017.

Shining in the Dark edited by Hans-Åke Lilja:
This title is now with our designer and will be published in 2017.

Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King:
This title is now with our designer and will be published in late 2017.

The Summoning by Bentley Little:
This book is in production and will be published in 2017.

Turn Down the Lights edited by Richard Chizmar:
We've received the final piece of artwork for the signed editions and the signature sheets are on the way back to us! (As we mentioned in previous updates, the original signature sheets went missing in California, so we had to start the process over, which cost us nearly two years of production time!) We're preparing everything for the printer, and this title will be published in 2017.

Vacation by Matthew J. Costello:
This book has been finished at the printer and will ship soon.

Waiting by Rick Hautala (Cemetery Dance Book Club #4):
The artwork is in the works, the signature sheets have been signed, and the book is being proofread.

The Washingtonians by Bentley Little and Richard Chizmar:
The book is in production and we will post more updates after it is officially announced for presale.

We're All In This Together by Owen King:
The author has signed the signature sheets and the book is being proofread, and it will be sent to the printer soon.


Other Items and Books From Other Publishers:

Joyland by Stephen King trade hardcover from Hard Case Crime with our aftermarket slipcase:
This slipcase is in production and will be shipping in 2017.

Hearts in Suspension by Stephen King trade hardcover slipcase:
This slipcase is in production and will be shipping in 2017.

Charlie the Choo Choo by Stephen King trade hardcover slipcase:
This slipcase is in production and will be shipping in 2017.


Lettered Editions:

Traycases In Production:
The Twelve, Smoke & Mirrors, Screamplays, Old Flames, The Painted Darkness, Weak and Wounded, Dreamlike States, Gone Girl

Please note: if a Lettered Edition you're looking for isn't listed here, that means the books have been finished at the hand-binder but the traycase maker hasn't started on the cases yet. We'll list the book above when the traycases start into production. Thank you for your patience!