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    39 Science Fiction, Fantasy And Horror Books To Pick Up In October

    It's October already? Time does fly when you're caught up in a good book. Here's a selection of the books due out in October (and a couple from late September) that have caught our eyes!

    War Stories: New Military Science Fiction, edited by Jaym Gates and Andrew Liptak

    How Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present, and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise by Chris Taylor

    The Penguin Book of Witches edited by Katherine Howe

    The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories by Washington Irving, edited by Elizabeth L. Bradley

    Girl on a Wire by Gwenda Bond

    The Oxford Handbook of Science Fiction edited by Rob Latham

    The Secrets of Life and Death by Rebecca Alexander

    Unseaming by Mike Allen

    A Vision of Fire: A Novel by Gillian Anderson and Jeff Rovin

    The Lost Stars: Imperfect Sword by Jack Campbell

    Poison Fruit: Agent of Hel by Jacqueline Carey

    Silverblind by Tina Connolly

    Falling Sky by Rajan Kahanna

    Closer to Home: Book One of Herald Spy by Mercedes Lackey

    Ancillary Sword by Ann Leckie

    The Young Elites by Marie Lu

    Fearsome Magics edited by Jonathan Strahan

    Time Travel: Recent Trips edited by Paula Guran

    The Invisible History of the Human Race: How DNA and History Shape Our Identities and Our Futures by Christine Kenneally

    The New Annotated H. P. Lovecraft by H. P. Lovecraft, edited by Leslie S. Klinger

    The Doubt Factory by Paolo Bacigalupi

    War Dogs by Greg Bear

    The Time Roads by Beth Bernobich

    The Wilds by Julia Elliott

    Star Wars: Imperial Handbook Deluxe Edition

    Dream Houses, by Genevieve Valentine

    Fish Tails: A Novel by Sheri S. Tepper

    Retribution by Mark Charan Newton

    A Man Lies Dreaming by Lavie Tidhar

    Otherworld Nights: An Anthology by Kelley Armstrong

    Fire in the Woods by Jennifer M. Eaton

    The Book of Strange New Things by Michel Faber

    The Peripheral by William Gibson

    Black Dog: Hellhound Chronicles by Caitlin Kittredge

    Prince Lestat (Vampire Chronicles Series #11) by Anne Rice

    The Slow Regard of Silent Things by Patrick Rothfuss

    Kris Longknife: Tenacious by Mike Shepherd

    Floating Boy and the Girl Who Couldn't Fly by P.T. Jones and Paul Tremblay

    The Door in the Mountain by Caitlin Sweet

    There's hundreds of books coming out in the October - what else are you excited for?