Michael Perry To Speak at WWF 2015!

The ADS is pleased to announce that New York Times best-selling author, humorist, and radio show host, Michael Perry will be the featured guest speaker at our 2015 Walden West Fest! The event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10th, at the Sauk City Community Center, from 1-5pm. Admission is free and donations are welcome! Details

We’re Looking for Illustrators!

The ADS is looking for artists to illustrate our new editions of Derleth’s Mill Creek Irregulars series of young adult books. View the RFP.


We have recently republished August Derleth’s Village Year as an ebook, the first of what we hope will be many more!

John Haefele’s A Look Behind the Chthulhu Mythos

Former ADS Board member, John Haefele, recently published A Look behind the Derleth Mythos: Origins of the Cthulhu Mythos, an in-depth look at the importance of Derleth and Arkham House which has gotten rave reviews and a very high Amazon ranking in its category. More of John’s works can be found on our Books page.

Walden West Fest ’14

On Saturday, October 11th, fans of Derleth gathered at the Culver Library in Prairie du Sac where artist Allan Servoss spoke about his work and his connection to August Derleth and Arkham House.

Plans for 2015 are already in the works, so please watch this space! Walden West Fest is always held during the second weekend in October.

Website Redesign

Welcome to our new web site! It’s been updated and redesigned to display clearly on any size screen.