It may be that the days are slowly getting shorter or the weather is noticeably cooler and sunny outside, but November is really just a great time of year to find a place to relax. with a good book. There’s also the fact that there’s really an embarrassment of riches coming (again!) But that just means our holiday book wishlists have suddenly grown uncomfortably long.
From a print version of one of the internet’s most popular webcomics (Knowledge of Olympus) to a long-awaited return to a popular fantasy world (Terciel and Aliénor) and several buzzy debuts (Sea skin, A wonderful light) that gets everyone talking, there are all kinds of intriguing new titles coming our way. Additionally, several fan-favorite authors (Melissa Meyer, Rebecca Ross) are back with new offerings, and several highly anticipated sequels are also set to arrive (Jade Legacy, Emperor of Bone Shards) this month. Really, there will be something for everyone.
Consider this our regular reminder that if you are planning on buying books for the holiday season, place your orders early with your local independent. Global supply chain issues are unlikely to subside before Christmas, which means Santa is going to have his hands full to get everyone their preorders. And there are just too many great titles waiting for us in the coming weeks to be missed!
What’s on your November must-read list?
Here are 12 of our picks for the best sci-fi and fantasy titles on sale this month. What are you planning to read in November?