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Hot new books of October

The spookiest time of the year is reflected in this month's literary releases, including Susan Hill's supernatural thriller Dolly and Abigail Gibbs' vampire-led love-story The Dark Heroine. There's plenty of whimsy too, as Simon Tofield revives his famous pet in Simon's Cat Vs. The World! and William Kuhn imagines an incognito royal's clandestine day out in Mrs Queen Takes The Train.

Take a look at the best book releases of this month, below, and let us know your thoughts in the comments section or on Twitter



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A moment of calm among the shopping storm by Sejal Kapadia

25 Nov 2015

Judith Kerr’s new Mog book tops the adult best-seller charts

39 copies are being sold every minute

19 Nov 2015

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Inside the twisted mind of Gillian Flynn

From identifying with Amy Dunne to writing her new novel

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Did your favourite line make it in? by Amy Swales

09 Nov 2015

The best book written by a female author in the last 10 years revealed

The votes are in. by Sarah Biddlecombe

03 Nov 2015

Gloria Steinem's book dedication on abortion brings people to tears

“Dear Dr. Sharpe…This book is for you.” by Harriet Hall

02 Nov 2015