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Title: October in the Chair Title Record # 102125
Author: Neil Gaiman
Date: 2002-12-15
Type: SHORTFICTION
Length: short story
Language: English
Synopsis: As the Months gather for their regular meeting their personalities shine as stories are exchanged and October tells his siblings the story of a little boy who ran away and befriended a ghost.
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Current Tags: halloween (1), fantasy (1), Months (1) Add Tags

Other Titles

Translations
Year Language Title
2007Translated by Emmy van Beest and Josephine Ruitenberg
Dutch Oktober in de Stoel
2010Translated by Hannes Riffel and Sara Riffel
German Oktober hat den Vorsitz

Publications

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog ID Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
Conjunctions: 39, The New Wave Fabulists 2002-12-15 ed. Bradford Morrow, Peter Straub Bard College 0-941964-55-8 $15.00 436
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Gahan Wilson Checkmark
Year's Best Fantasy 3 2003-07-00 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-052180-5 $7.99 xvi+
495
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
anth Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror Volume 14 2003-10-00 ed. Stephen Jones Robinson 1-84119-794-7 7.99 590
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Les Edwards Checkmark
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror Volume 14 2003-10-00 ed. Stephen Jones Carroll & Graf 0-7867-1237-6 $11.95 590
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Les Edwards Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
512+
[2]
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2004-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7872-4 A$32.95 xiii+
559+
[2]
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Fantasy and Science Fiction 2005-07-00 ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Voyager / HarperCollins (Australia) 0-7322-7873-2 A$19.95 xvi+
677
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Fragile Things 2006-09-00 Neil Gaiman Headline Review 0-7553-3412-4 17.99 xxix+
366
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll gray318  
Fragile Things 2006-09-00 Neil Gaiman Headline Review 0-7553-3413-2 11.99 xxix+
366
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll gray318  
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders 2006-10-00 Neil Gaiman William Morrow / HarperCollins / SFBC 1221406 $13.49 xxxi+
360
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders 2006-10-00 Neil Gaiman William Morrow / HarperCollins 0-06-051522-8 $26.95 xxxi+
360
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Richard L. Aquan , Henry Gray , Floyd Dean , Lindamarie Ambrose , Paul Ambrose , Jan Cobb Checkmark
Fragile Things 2006-10-26 Neil Gaiman HarperAudio 978-0-06-122995-4 $27.93  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll Richard L. Aquan , Henry Gray , Floyd Dean , Lindamarie Ambrose , Paul Ambrose , Jan Cobb Checkmark
Fragile Things 2007-04-00 Neil Gaiman Headline Review 978-0-7553-3414-8 7.99 440
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll gray318  
Fragile Things 2007-04-05 Neil Gaiman Headline Review 978-0-7553-3415-5 7.99 448
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll  
Alles is breekbaar 2007-06-00 Neil Gaiman Luitingh 978-90-245-1357-4 19.95 366
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
M Is for Magic 2007-06-19 Neil Gaiman HarperAudio 978-0-06-147582-5 $15.99  
digital audio download?Digital recording in any format that is downloaded directly from the Internet. This category includes podcasts.
coll Teddy Kristiansen Checkmark
M Is for Magic 2007-06-26 Neil Gaiman HarperCollins 978-0-06-118645-5 $17.89 260
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
M Is for Magic 2007-07-00 Neil Gaiman HarperCollins 978-0-06-118642-4 $16.99 xii+
260
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Teddy Kristiansen Checkmark
M Is for Magic 2007-08-00 Neil Gaiman Subterranean Press 978-1-59606-123-1 $60.00 xii+
151
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll Gahan Wilson  
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders 2007-10-00 Neil Gaiman Harper Perennial 978-0-06-125202-0 $14.95 xxxiii+
360+
16
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
M Is for Magic 2008-03-00 Neil Gaiman Bloomsbury 978-0-7475-9568-7 6.99 xi1+
248
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Teddy Kristiansen  
M Is for Magic 2008-05-00 Neil Gaiman HarperTrophy 978-0-06-118647-9 $6.99 xii+
260
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Teddy Kristiansen  
Poe's Children: The New Horror 2008-10-14 ed. Peter Straub Doubleday 978-0-385-52283-0 $24.95 x+
534
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
anth Rebecca Cohen (artist) Checkmark
Poe's Children 2008-10-14 ed. Peter Straub Anchor Books 978-0-385-52846-7 $11.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Year's Best Fantasy 3 2009-03-17 ed. Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell HarperCollins e-books 978-0-06-175771-6 $0.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
M Is for Magic 2009-04-09 Neil Gaiman Paw Prints 978-1-4395-8344-9 $15.99 260
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
Coraline and Other Stories 2009-10-00 Neil Gaiman Bloomsbury (The Bloomsbury Phantastics) 978-1-4088-0345-5 8.99 x+
277
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Holly Macdonald  
Alles is breekbaar 2009-10-00 Neil Gaiman Luitingh 978-90-245-3044-1 18.95 366
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll  
M Is for Magic 2009-10-06 Neil Gaiman HarperCollins 978-0-06-197267-6 $6.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Poe's Children 2009-10-06 ed. Peter Straub Anchor Books 978-0-307-38640-3 $16.00 xi+
590
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
Fragile Things 2009-10-13 Neil Gaiman William Morrow / HarperCollins 978-0-06-180416-8 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll Checkmark
Zerbrechliche Dinge: Geschichten & Wunder 2010-02-00 Neil Gaiman Klett-Cotta (Hobbit Presse) 978-3-608-93876-0 19.90 330
hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
coll gray318 Checkmark
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders 2010-02-01 Neil Gaiman Harper 978-0-06-051523-2 $7.99 400
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Fragile Things 2010-09-30 Neil Gaiman Headline Review 978-0-7553-7994-1 4.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
Ghosts: Recent Hauntings 2012-08-28 ed. Paula Guran Prime Books 978-1-60701-354-9 $15.95 477
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth FrozenStarro/Fotalia Checkmark
Fragile Things 2013-00-00 Neil Gaiman Headline Review 978-0-7553-3415-5 7.99 440
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Fragile Things 2018-05-22 Neil Gaiman William Morrow / HarperCollins 978-0-06-269954-1 $16.99 xxxiii+
355
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll  
Fragile Things 2018-05-22 Neil Gaiman William Morrow / HarperCollins 978-0-06-180416-8 $7.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
coll  
The Mammoth Book of Halloween Stories 2018-09-18 ed. Stephen Jones Skyhorse Publishing / Herman Graf Books 978-1-5107-3643-6 $14.99 528
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth  
The Mammoth Book of Halloween Stories 2018-09-18 ed. Stephen Jones Skyhorse Publishing / Herman Graf Books 978-1-5107-3645-0 $14.99  
ebook?Used for all electronic formats, including but not limited to EPUB, eReader, HTML, iBook, Mobipocket, and PDF.
anth  
Zerbrechliche Dinge: Geschichten und Wunder 2019-03-29 Neil Gaiman Eichborn 978-3-8479-0655-1 16.00 412
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
coll Markus Weber Checkmark
The Locus Awards: Thirty Years of the Best in Science Fiction and Fantasy date unknown ed. Charles N. Brown, Jonathan Strahan Eos / HarperCollins 0-06-059426-8 $15.95 xiii+
514
tp?Trade paperback. Any softcover book which is at least 7.25" (or 19 cm) tall, or at least 4.5" (11.5 cm) wide/deep.
anth Michael Whelan Checkmark
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders date unknown Neil Gaiman Harper 978-0-06-051523-2 $7.99 xxxiii+
363
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders date unknown Neil Gaiman Harper 978-0-06-051523-2 $7.99 xxxiii+
363
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders date unknown Neil Gaiman Harper 978-0-06-051523-2 $7.99 xxxiii+
363
pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
coll Checkmark
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