October 2012 New Releases

Here are the new releases for October! However, this is by no means a comprehensive list (just ones that I especially have my eye on.) If you have any new releases that I didn’t include, and that you’d like to direct me to, please list them in the comments. Thanks!

October 2nd, 2012:
Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Sci-Fi:
Skarlet by Thomas Emson
Death and the Girl Next Door by Darynda Jones
Daughter of the Sword by Steve Bein
The Spindlers by Lauren Oliver
Dark Currents: Agent of Hel by Jacqueline Carey
Sand Witches in the Hamptons by Celia Jerome
The Mysterious Madame Morpho (short story) by Delilah Dawson
The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There by Catherynne M. Valente
Poison Princess by Kresley Cole
Ironskin by Tina Connolly
Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow
Quantum Coin by EC Myers
London Eye by Tim Lebbon
The Tainted City by Courtney Schafer
Three Parts Dead by Max Gladstone
Death’s Rival by Faith Hunter | REVIEW
Passenger by Andrew Smith
The Assassin’s Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke
Phantom Shadows by Dianne Duvall
Royal Blood by Sarah Marques (Oct. 3rd)
Poltergeeks by Sean Cummings (Oct. 4th)
Carnival of Souls by Melissa Marr (Oct. 4th)
Skating On the Edge by Joelle Charbonneau
Phantom by Jo Nesbo
The Suburban Strange by Nathan Kotecki
Say You’re Sorry by Michael Robotham
Between Two Fires by Christopher Beuhlman
Little Star by John Ajvide Lindqvist
Chasing the Skip by Janci Patterson
Black Heart on the Appalachian Trail by TJ Forrester
The Hiding Place by David Bell
This Book is Full of Spiders: Seriously, Dude, Don’t Touch It by David Wong
Paradise City by Archer Mayor
Books To Die For: The World’s Greatest Mystery Writers On The World’s Greatest Mystery Novels ed. by John Connolly and Declan Burke
Ranchero by Rick Gavin
The Jewels of Paradise by Donna Leon
The Gemini Virus by Wil Mara
The Woman Who Died A Lot by Jasper Fforde
Delusion in Death by JD Robb (Oct. 5th)
The Vanishing Point by Val McDermid
Death and the Maiden by Frank Tallis
The Silence by Alison Bruce

October 9th, 2012:
Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Sci-Fi:
After ed. by Ellen Datlow
Valkyrie Rising by Ingrid Paulson
Mystic City by Theo Lawrence
Velveteen by Daniel Marks | REVIEW
Into the Woods: Tales from the Hollows by Kim Harrison
Skies of Steel by Zoe Archer
Dracula Cha Cha Cha by Kim Newman
Red Rain by RL Stine
The Unfailing Light by Robin Bridges

Toploader by Ed O’Laughlan
The Bookseller by Mark Pryor
Cash Out by Greg Bardsley
The Ragnarok Conspiracy by Erec Stebbins
The Big Exit by David Carnoy (Oct. 11th)
Redlaw: Redeye by James Lovegrove (Oct. 11th)
Inheritance by Joe McKinney (Oct. 11th)

October 16th, 2012:
Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Sci-Fi:
Portlandtown by Rob DeBorde
Angel’s Ink by Jocelynn Drake | REVIEW
Only Superhuman by Christopher L. Bennett
The Shadow Society by Marie Rutkoski
Sanctum by Sarah Fine
Wild Girls by Mary Stewart Atwell

Further Confessions of a Slightly Neurotic Hitwoman by JB Lynn
Blood Lance by Jeri Westerson
ZOM-B by Darren Shan
Sacrifice Fly by Tim O’Mara
The Twelve by Justin Cronin
The Panther by Nelson DeMille
The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell
Cold Light by Jenn Ashworth
The Walking Dead: The Road to Woodbury by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga

October 23rd, 2012:
Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Sci-Fi:
Beautiful Redemption by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
The Folly of the World by Jesse Bullington
Blood by Moonlight by Terri Garey, Jocelynn Drake, and Caris Roane
Demon’s Curse by Alexa Egan (Oct. 26th)

The Hollow Man by Oliver Harris
The Dark Winter by David Mark (Oct. 25th)


October 30th, 2012:
Fantasy/Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Sci-Fi:
The Shattered Dark by Sandy Williams
Midnight City by J. Barton Mitchell
Death’s Apprentice: A Grimm City Novel by KW Jeter
Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet by Darynda Jones
The Dead of Winter by Lee Collins
Chasers by James Phelan
Katya’s World by Jonathan L. Howard
A Trace of Moonlight by Allison Pang
Ghost Planet by Sharon Lynn Fisher
Rebel Heart by Moira Young
Black Lament by Christina Henry
Out For Blood by Kristen Painter
Iced by Karen Marie Moning
Kris Longknife: Furious by Mike Shepherd
The Clone Sedition by Steven L. Kent
I Saw Zombies Eating Santa Claus by SG Browne
Mr. Real (Code of Shadows) by Carolyn Crane
Bloody Fabulous by Maria Snyder, Holly Black, and more (Oct. 31)

Beluga by Rick Gavin
The Tangled Bridge by Rhodi Hawk
Home by Matthew Costello
Dead Asleep by Jamie Freveletti
Pandaemonium by Ben Macallan

What new books are you jonesin’ for this month?


  1. aaggh! so many tempting titles! and i just promised myself that I’d read all these books my friends have lent me before picking up new ones. So much for that. 😉

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