All the New Science Fiction Books Coming Out in May

How’s space doing this month? Things seem pretty stressful out there, between Avengers: Infinity War and a whole lot of books in which things are bleak and dangerous and war is just around the corner. May is also ready to meet all your dystopia needs, from a future in which a form of dementia afflicts people of all ages to one where there’s a literal price to be paid for every crime. On-the-run siblings, uncontrollable time-jumping, giant robots, clones, and ever so much more round out the month’s science fictional offerings!

Keep track of all the new releases here. Note: All title summaries are taken and/or summarized from copy provided by the publisher.



The Glory of the Empress—Sean Danker (May 1, Ace)
The war between Evagardian Empire and the Commonwealth is at its peak. The Evagardians have developed a weapon that could change everything, but they ...