All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Can't Miss in October!Charlie Jane Anders10/02/12 6:54pmFiled to: Bookshelf injectionBooksTopFbPublishingIain M. BanksJustin croninThe PassageE.c. myersFair coinThis book is full of spidersdavid wongTobias buckellpatricia a. Mckillipcharles burnsCatherynne M. ValenteLois LowrygiverCory DoctorowOsamaLavie tidharBromJacqueline careyDark currentsCirclet pressEllen DatlowCecilia tan431EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkOctober brings an amazing horde of great books, to keep you reading way into the night. Lois Lowry concludes the Giver saga, Justin Cronin continues the Passage trilogy, and Iain M. Banks has a new story of the Culture. Plus Catherynne M. Valente's latest Fairyland novel, and Cory Doctorow's follow-up to Little Brother. And some righteous smut.AdvertisementHere are 16 books you absolutely should not ignore in October! Krampus: The Yule Lord by Brom (Harper Voyager)We featured a preview of this book back in February, and now it's finally here. The creator of The Child Thief, is back — and this time he's taking on the Christmas Devil. Are you ready for a studly, Nordic Santa Claus, and his scary/sexy wife (pictured above)?