Clive Barker recently posted the following at his twitter account: Hi to all. A lot of people asked for the release date of ABARAT III. Today I was told it will be September of 2011. There are plans to do signings but we won’t have them locked down for a while. As soon I have news. Phil and Sarah will carry it.
“Phil and Sarah” of course refers to the keepers of the which is also home to the bit of artwork found below, described as “Clive’s painting for Book 3 of Christopher Carrion’s grandmother, Mater Motley”, as well as this tidbit of info: “Abarat: Absolute Midnight will be black both in sentiment and cover design”.