Here’s a huge (and still incomplete) sampling of forthcoming book releases for October 2011.Which ones do you want to read?

  1. 20 Years Later by Emma Newman (Dystopia Press)
  2. A Beautiful Friendship-Signed Edition (Star Kingdom) by David Weber (Baen)
  3. A Web of Air (Fever Crumb) by Philip Reeve (Scholastic Press)

  1. After the Apocalypse: Stories by Maureen F. McHugh (Small Beer Press)
  2. Alan Wake by Rick Burroughs (Tor Books)
  3. Aloha from Hell: A Sandman Slim Novel by Richard Kadrey (Harper Voyager)
  1. Angels of Darkness by Nalini Singh & Ilona Andrews & Meljean Brook & Sharon Shinn (Berkley Trade)
  2. Batman: The Widening Gyre by Kevin Smith (DC Comics)
  3. Beauty and the Werewolf (Five Hundred Kingdoms) by Mercedes Lackey (Luna)
  1. Better Off Undead: The Bloodhound Files by DD Barant (St. Martin’s Paperbacks)
  2. Blood Rights (House of Comarré) by Kristen Painter (Orbit)
  3. Blue Dragon: Dark Heavens Book Three (Angry Robot) by Kylie Chan (Harper Voyager)
  1. Boy in Darkness and Other Stories (Centenary Edition) by Mervyn Peake (Peter Owen Publishers)
  2. Carnelians (Skolian Empire) by Catherine Asaro (Baen)
  3. Chosen by Fate (A Para-Ops Novel) by Virna DePaul (Berkley)
  1. Citadel: Troy Rising II by John Ringo (Baen)
  2. Context by Cory Doctorow (Tachyon Publications)
  3. DC Adventures RPG Heroes & Villains Volume 1 by Various (Green Ronin Publishing)
  1. Damned by Chuck Palahniuk (Doubleday)
  2. Dark Lover (Collector’s Edition): A Novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by J.R. Ward (NAL Hardcover)
  3. Dead Mann Walking: A Hessius Mann Novel by Stefan Petrucha (Roc)
  1. Dead in the Family: A Sookie Stackhouse Novel (Sookie Stackhouse/True Blood) by Charlaine Harris (Ace Trade)
  2. Dear Creature by Jonathan Case (Tor Books)
  3. Definitive Flash Gordon and Jungle Jim Volume 1 by Alex Raymond (IDW Publishing)
  1. Dragon Mound by Richard A. Knaak (Sea Lion Books)
  2. End of Ten: The Unofficial and Unauthorized Guide to Doctor Who 2009 by Stephen James Walker (Telos)
  3. Enter, Night by Michael Rowe (ChiZine Publications)
  1. Eyes to See (The Jeremiah Hunt Chronicle) by Joseph Nassise (Tor Books)
  2. Fable: Blood Ties (A Fable Novel) by Peter David (Ace)
  3. Fenrir by M. D. Lachlan (Pyr)
  1. Firestorm: Destroyermen by Taylor Anderson (Roc Hardcover)
  2. Flesh and Blood (House of Comarré) by Kristen Painter (Orbit)
  3. Fox and Phoenix by Beth Bernobich (Viking Juvenile)
  1. Frail by Joan Frances Turner (Ace Hardcover)
  2. H.P. Lovecraft Goes to the Movies: The Classic Stories That Inspired the Classic Horror Films by H.P. Lovecraft (Fall River)
  3. Halo: Fall of Reach: Boot Camp by Brian Reed (Marvel)
  1. Halo: Glasslands by Karen Traviss (Tor Books)
  2. Harbor by John Ajvide Lindqvist (Thomas Dunne Books)
  3. Hellboy Volume 11: The Bride of Hell and Others (Hellboy) by Mike Mignola & Richard Corben & Kevin Nowlan & Others (Dark Horse)
  1. Holy Terror by Frank Miller (Legendary Comics LLC)
  2. House of Fear: An Anthology of Haunted House Stories edited by Jon Oliver (Solaris)
  3. I Am Scrooge: A Zombie Story for Christmas by Adam Roberts (Gollancz)
  1. In Memories We Fear: A Vampire Memories Novel by Barb Hendee (Roc)
  2. In Other Worlds: SF and the Human Imagination by Margaret Atwood (Nan A. Talese)
  3. Infidel by Kameron Hurley (Night Shade Books)
  1. Iron Jackal by Chris Wooding (Non Basic Stock Line)
  2. Jesus and the Eightfold Path by Lavie Tidhar (Immersion Press)
  3. King’s War: The Knights of Breton Court 3 by Maurice Broaddus (Angry Robot)
  1. Kris Longknife: Daring by Mike Shepherd (Ace)
  2. Liminality in Fantastic Fiction: A Poststructuralist Approach by Sandor Klapcsik (Mcfarland & Co Inc Pub)
  3. Magebane by Lee Arthur Chane (DAW)
  1. Master of the House of Darts: Obsidian and Blood Book 3 by Aliette Bodard (Angry Robot)
  2. Mercury Rises by Robert Kroese (AmazonEncore)
  3. Mind Over Monsters (A F.R.E.A.K.S. Squad Investigation) by Jennifer Harlow (MIDNIGHT INK)
  1. Mouse and Dragon (The Liaden Universe) by Sharon Lee & Steve Miller (Baen)
  2. Necropolis by Michael Dempsey (Night Shade Books)
  3. Neverwinter: Neverwinter Saga, Book II by R.A. Salvatore (Wizards of the Coast)
  1. Nocturne (Salamanders) by Nick Kyme (Games Workshop)
  2. Patricia Briggs’ Mercy Thompson: Moon Called, Volume 2 by Patricia Briggs & David Lawrence & Amelia Woo (Dynamite Entertainment)
  3. Phobos: Mayan Fear (Domain Trilogy) by Steve Alten (Tor Books)
  1. Planet of the Apes by Daryl Gregory (Simon & Schuster)
  2. Reap the East Wind by Glen Cook (Night Shade Books)
  3. Red Sonja: Revenge of the Gods by Luke Lieberman & Daniel Sampere (Dynamite Entertainment)
  1. Redlaw by James Lovegrove (Solaris)
  2. Robert Bloch’s That Hellbound Train by Robert Bloch & Joe R. Lansdale & John L. Lansdale & Dave Wachter (IDW Publishing)
  3. Salvation’s Reach (Gaunt’s Ghosts) by Dan Abnett (Games Workshop)
  1. Smallville High School Yearbook by Josh Roby & Joe Blomquist & Roberta Olson & Mary Blomquist & Cam Banks & Tiara Lynn Agresta (Margaret Weis Productions)
  2. Snuff: A Novel of Discworld by Terry Pratchett (Harper)
  3. Solaris Rising: The New Solaris Book of Science Fiction edited by Ian Whates (Solaris)
  1. Song of the Beast by Carol Berg (Roc Trade)
  2. Songs of Love and Death: All-Original Tales of Star-Crossed Love by George R. R. Martin & Gardner Dozois (Pocket Books)
  3. Star Trek Vault: 40 Years from the Archives by Scott Tipton (Abrams)
  1. Star Trek: Enterprise: The Romulan War: To Brave the Storm by Michael A. Martin (Pocket Books/Star Trek)
  2. Star Wars Omnibus: Episodes I – VI The Complete Saga by Archie Goodwin & Bruce Jones & Henry Gilroy & Al Williamson & Rodolfo Damaggio & Eduardo Baretto & Others (Dark Horse)
  3. Star Wars: Riptide by Paul S. Kemp (LucasBooks)
  1. Star Wars: The Complete Vader by Ryder Windham & Peter Vilmur (LucasBooks)
  2. Stargate SG-1: Transitions: SG1-19 by Sabine Bauer (Fandemonium Books)
  3. Steampunk Sourcebook by M.C. Waldrep (Dover Publications)
  1. Steampunk!: An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories edited by Kelly Link & Gavin J. Grant (Candlewick Press)
  2. Supergod Volume 1 TP by Warren Ellis & Garrie Gastonny & Felipe Massafera (Avatar Press)
  3. Supergod by Warren Ellis (Avatar Press)
  1. Sword of the Apocalypse by David Liss & Meduzarts Digital Environment Studio & Various Artists (Radical Publishing)
  2. The Bible Repairman and Other Stories by Tim Powers (Subterranean)
  3. The Book of Dzur by Steven Brust (Tor Books)
  1. The Children of the Sky by Vernor Vinge (Tor Books)
  2. The Clone Redemption by Steven L. Kent (Ace)
  3. The Cold Commands by Richard K. Morgan (Del Rey)
  1. The Dark at the End (Repairman Jack) by F. Paul Wilson (Tor Books)
  2. The Heroes by Joe Abercrombie (Orbit)
  3. The High Druid of Shannara Trilogy by Terry Brooks (Del Rey)
  1. The Illustrated Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake (Overlook Hardcover)
  2. The Infernals: A Novel by John Connolly (Atria Books)
  3. The Inheritance and Other Stories by Robin Hobb & Megan Lindholm (Subterranean)
  1. The Kingdom of Gods (The Inheritance Trilogy) by N. K. Jemisin (Orbit)
  2. The Outcast Dead (Horus Heresy) by Graham McNeil (Games Workshop)
  3. The Power of Illusion by Christopher Anvil (Baen)
  1. The Psychology of Twilight by (Smart Pop)
  2. The Red Duke (Warhammer: Heroes) by Clint Werner (Games Workshop)
  3. The Sacred Band: Book Three of the Acacia Trilogy by David Anthony Durham (Doubleday)
  1. The Shadow Reader by Sandy Williams (Ace)
  2. The Third Section by Jasper Kent (Pyr)
  3. The Traitor’s Daughter by Paula Brandon (Spectra)
  1. Tom Strong’s Terrific Tales Book 2 by Alan Moore & Steve Moore (DC Comics)
  2. Trance by Kelly Meding (Pocket Books)
  3. Transformers: Exiles by Alex Irvine (Del Rey)
  1. Uncharted: The Fourth Labyrinth by Christopher Golden (Del Rey)
  2. Vamparazzi: An Esther Diamond Novel by Laura Resnick (DAW)
  3. Visions of Skyfire: An Awakening Novel by Regan Hastings (Signet)
  1. Werewolf in the North Woods: A Wild About You Novel by Vicki Lewis Thompson (Signet)
  2. Wolf at the Door by MaryJanice Davidson (Berkley Trade)
  3. Worlds by Eric Flint (Baen)
  1. Zone One: A Novel by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday)

(Note: Release information was sourced from Amazon and Locus magazine. Some reprints have been omitted. Release dates subject to change. So there.)

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