This section includes all the Predator Novels and is sorted by most recent first down to oldest. You can view a larger image of a novel by clicking the relevant cover thumbnail.
Title: The Predator: The Official Movie Novelization
By: Christopher Golden & Mark Morris
Publication Date: September 18, 2018
Description: The official novelization of the summer blockbuster The Predator, Shane Black’s new movie set within the universe of the previous films. With a screenplay by Shane Black and Fred Dekker, the film stars Yvonne Strahovski, Boyd Holbrook, Olivia Munn, Alfie Allen, Thomas Jane, Sterling Brown, Keegan-Michael Key, Edward James Olmos, Jake Busey, and more. Author Christopher Golden (Alien: River of Pain) will work closely with James A. Moore, author for the official prequel novel.
Title: The Predator: Hunters and Hunted
By: James A Moore
Publication Date: July 31, 2018
Description: For centuries Earth has been visited by warlike creatures that stalk mankind’s finest warriors. Their goals unknown, these deadly hunters kill their prey and depart as invisibly as they arrived, leaving no trace other than a trail of bodies. When Roger Elliott faced such a creature during the Vietnam War, he didn’t expect to survive. Nor did he expect that, decades later, he would train the Reavers-a clandestine strike force attached to Project Stargazer. Their mission: to capture one of the creatures, thus proving its existence, disassembling its tech, and balancing the odds between the HUNTERS AND HUNTED.
Title: The Complete Predator Omnibus
By: Nathan Archer & Sandy Schofield
Publication Date: January 30, 2018
Description: New York City’s Detective Schaefer has seen it all, from domestic murders to drug-gang executions. But Schaefer’s never seen the Big Apple awash in so much blood as tonight, with flayed bodies hung like meat being cured for mealtime. When Schaefer has a close encounter with one of the murderers, he realizes he’s run into something much bigger than the police suspect. Can even the toughest cop stand up to the ultimate hunter?
Title: Predator: If It Bleeds
Edited By: Bryan Thomas Schmidt
Publication Date: October 17, 2017
Description: Over the centuries, extraterrestrial hunters of the Yautja race also known as the Predators have encountered (and stalked) humans on Earth and in the depths of space. Offered here are sixteen all-new stories of such hunts, written by many of today s most extraordinary authors: Kevin J. Anderson, Jennifer Brozek, Larry Correia, Mira Grant, Tim Lebbon, Jonathan Maberry, Andrew Mayne, Weston Ochse, S. D. Perry, Steve Perry, Jeremy Robinson, John Shirley, Bryan Thomas Schmidt and Holly Roberds, Peter J. Wacks and David Boop, Wendy N. Wagner, Dayton Ward.
Title: Predator: Incursion
By: Tim Lebbon
Publication Date: Sep 29, 2015
Description: The first in an epic trilogy crossing between Predator, Alien, and AVP! When Predator spacecraft begin entering human space in alarming numbers, headed toward Earth, the Colonial Marines assume it’s an invasion and launch a full military response. Then when they discover the presence of Xenomorphs, they realize the threat is more catastrophic than anything they could have imagined! Beginning an epic three-book space war that will include: Predator: Incursion; Alien: Invasion; Alien vs. Predator: Armageddon.
Title: Predator: South China Sea
By: Jeff VanderMeer
Publication Date: Aug 27, 2008
Description: On a remote South China Sea island, a deadly hunt is underway . . . but not the kind of expedition the participants expected. In this remote jungle-covered island somewhere between Thailand and Indonesia some of the most exotic animals in the world have been gathered as the prizes in a challenge of human against nature. The hunters come from all walks of life: a South African arms dealer, a Romanian ex-wrestler, two former KGB agents, a wildlife TV host, a Thai pirate, and John Gustat, a billionaire with a mysterious past. Each has come to the island for personal reasons, some secret, some deadly. But when the encampment’s owner, ex-Khmer Rouge Colonel Rath Preap, finds the fences cut and his security men missing, it’s clear that the game has turned. And as the hunters battle for survival, they discover there is another creature out for blood–a Predator with an unstoppable lust for conquest.
Title: Predator: Turnabout
By: Steve Perry
Publication Date: Feb 27, 2008
Description: Deep in the Alaskan forest, ranger Sloan comes across the torn and bloody carcasses of Grizzly bears. Searching a human cause for the massacres, he discovers a team of poachers hunkered within the Alaska wilderness, waiting for the chance to score a big kill. He also finds evidence of the most fearsome killers in the universe: the Predators.
Title: Predator: Flesh And Blood
By: Michael Jan Friedman and Robert Greenberger
Publication Date: Sep 19, 2007
Description: Humans have all but destroyed the Earth, creating an opportunity for unscrupulous moneymakers to take advantage of the destruction. One family, the Ciejek clan, have made their fortune exploiting Earth’s misfortunes. But with power comes corruption. The members of the Ciejek clan are at each other’s throats, enlisting the help of the fearsome Predators to settle the score… When the Predators arrive, however, the brutality the warriors unleash is far beyond what the Ciejek family could have imagined.
Title: Predator: Forever Midnight
By: John Shirley
Publication Date: Apr 05, 2006
Description: The year is 2117, A.D. Humanity has seized the stars, using reverse-engineered alien technology to explore the far reaches of space. For a hundred years the Predators, sadistic extraterrestrial hunters, have been a dim memory. For a hundred years, we’ve been safe. That ends now. Cast in daylight for years at a time, the almost eternally lit jungle planet known as Midnight is the home to more than a thousand colonists, explorers building a haven on a new world. But the settlers aren’t alone. The Predators have been on this planet all along. When the ravenous creatures attack an arriving spacecraft and capture the settlers as both slaves and prey for their hunt, terraforming the planet takes a back seat to a new fight for survival.
Title: Predator: Big Game
By: Sandy Schofield (Adapter), John Arcudi
Publication Date: Feb 2, 1999
Description: The Slayer and the Slain. A modern Navajo warrior follows the trail of his people’s most savage legend come to life. Deep in the rugged New Mexico desert, a strange aircraft has landed. In response, the commander of a nearby army base sends out search patrols. What he doesn’t know is that an alien Predator has arrived, hunting for human prey. But Corporal Enoch Nakai, a Navajo soldier, sees the creature in action – his buddy slaughtered in a blinding flash – before narrowly escaping with his life.For Nakai, it is a Navajo legend come back to life: the return of the Horned Monster, who was destroyed by the hero Nayenezgani, the mythical Monster Slayer. Shunned by his comrades, Nakai knows there is only one hope. He must rediscover his Navajo roots by following in the Monster Slayer’s footsteps. Using the wisdom of his ancestors, Nakai will confront the Predator in a final battle worthy of legend. But this time, will the hero emerge the victor?
Title: Predator: Cold War
By: Nathan Archer
Publication Date: Mar 31, 1997
Description: Something has fallen from the sky over the Siberian wilderness and soon decapitated human bodies are littering the surrounding area. The Russian authorities are baffled, but deep within the Pentagon, someone knows that the Predators are back.
Title: Predator: Concrete Jungle
By: Nathan Archer (Adapter), Mark Verheiden (Original Story)
Publication Date: Apr 1, 1995
Description: New York City’s Detective Schaefer has seen it all, from domestic murders to drug-gang executions. but Schaefer’s never seen the Big Apple awash in so much blood as tonight, with flayed bodies hung like meat being cured for mealtime. When Schaefer has a close encounter with one of the murderers, he realizes he’s run into something much bigger than the police suspect. Can even the toughtest cop stand up to the ultimate hunter?
Title: Predator 2
By: Simon Hawke
Original story: Jim Thomas, John Thomas
Publication Date: Dec 1990
Description: As with the first movie’s novelisation, this novel also reveals some deeper information about the Predators. Certain events are portrayed from the Predator’s perspective, and references are also made to the Predators coming to Earth since the dawn of time to conduct the hunt.
By: Paul Monette (Adapter)
Original story: John C. Thomas, James E. Thomas
Publication Date: Jun 1987
Description: This is the novelisation of the movie. Seemingly based on the original script and not the finished film, it goes into deeper detail of the Predator itself and gives more of an insight into the alien as a being.