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Articles and posts that deal with SF, fantasy and horror pulps, both the magazines and the stories in them.

Review: The Big Shutdown by John M. Whalen

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The Big Shutdown by John M. Whalen is a fun read that will remind readers just why pulp fiction, westerns, and ray guns belong together.

More Star Wars Art Because… STAR WARS!

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Pulp inspired Star Wars and then, Star Wars inspired pulp!

Noticias Literatura 6-1

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New issues from Alfa Eridiani and Science Fiction Portal; recommendation lists too

Ace Double Novels: Double your Pleasure, Double your fun!

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The Ace Double novel was an example of an innovative format capturing the fancy of the reading public and effectively changing the landscape of the publishing industry.

Noticias Literatura 18-11

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New Pulp Planet magazine's first issue launches and Adrift on the Sea of Rains receiving rave reviews

Review: MONO Vol. 1 by Sharp, Wolstenholme, and Cramb

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Readers will be taken back as they discover a new kind of old hero in the graphic novel collection MONO Vol. 1 by Liam Sharp, Ben Wolstenholme, and Fin Cramb.

1941 Retro Hugo Awards – Supplement: Magazine Cover Gallery

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All the magazine covers from 1940.

The 1941 Retro Hugo Awards: Supplement – Professionally Published Fiction...

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A listing of all of the professionally published fiction for 1940.

The 1941 Retrospective Hugo Awards (Part 1 – Editors & Publications)

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A series devoted to helping voters select the 1941 Retrospective Hugo Awards.

Black and White: No Room for Gray Shades

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Early science fiction and fantasy magazines of the twentieth century, of which Amazing Stories was chief, employed artists for their interior illustrations who could produce images of great variety using only ink applied to paper.

LESLIE CHARTERIS’S “AMAZING” SAINT

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Is it old? Is it new? Is it even SF/F? Steve examines the ever-popular Saint series by Leslie Charteris.

Review: Orbit One by Mel Jay

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As far as pulp SF goes, Orbit One by Mel Jay fits the mold. It has many of the classic elements fans usually go for with the touch of social commentary we’ve come to expect.

Noticias Literatura 19-8

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Profiles of new releases - The Stone Army, Monsters in the West, Son of Stone & Other Stories and a hispanic fantasy anthology.

Review: Gestapo Mars by Victor Gischler

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Gestapo Mars by Victor Gischler is the quintessential example of a guilty pleasure. You might feel a little guilty afterwards, but you’ll be anxiously awaiting a sequel.

Earl Norem: 1924 – 2015

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Earl Norem was a gigantic talent and regularly and consistently produced work of the highest caliber

Review: Hide and Seek by Arthur C. Clarke

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The short story Hide and Seek by Arthur C. Clarke takes two distinctly different stories and blends them together in a cohesive journey that readers can enjoy simultaneously.

Illustrating Barsoom

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Barsoom. Sooner or later, every artist has to try their hand illustrating Burrough's tales

Glen Orbik – 1963-2015

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The world of illustration lost a real treasure this past week when artist Glen Orbik lost his long battle with cancer on May 11th.

Review: All the Time in the World by Arthur C. Clarke

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Be it film, radio, or just reading the short story, Arthur C. Clarke’s All the Time in the World is a must for every member of fandom to experience.

Review: Batman 66’ Meets the Green Hornet

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The dynamic duo of DC Comics and Dynamite Entertainment brings fans of two iconic super hero teams together in this exciting six issue comic series, Batman 66’ Meets the Green Hornet.

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE (Last Part): Amazing’s First Full Year

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Steve finishes his "time machine" with a look at the final three issues of Amazing's first full year.

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 3)

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Steve continues his look at the first full year of Amazing Stories. This week it's the third quarter of 1926.

Manly Art for Manly Men

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You don't have to be "manly" to paint "manly".

Noticias Literatura (y cine) 4-3

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New short form fiction projects, film and more

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 2)

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Continuing his series on the first year of Amazing Stories, Steve sees what "scientifiction" was trying to become: US!

50 Shades of Gray

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Painting with the values between 0 and 1

MY PERSONAL TIME MACHINE: AMAZING STORIES’ FIRST YEAR (part 1)

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Steve begins a series of columns examining Amazing Stories' first full year of publishing!

What Got YOU Started?

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Most of our greatest founding authors got bit by the SF bug when they discovered science fiction magazines - notably those published by Hugo Gernsback

Review: Hunting Monsters Is My Business – The Mordecai Slate Stories...

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Hunting Monsters Is My Business – The Mordecai Slate Stories is an action packed collection reminiscent to the pulp classic dime store novels with a morbid twist of supernatural mystery and intrigue.

Mr. Spaceship by Philip K. Dick

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The short story Mr. Spaceship gives readers plenty to think about with its unique twist on the self-aware machine. How far can and should man go to preserve civilization?