Editorializing: Make Mine a Monster!
Monster! Mail Daniel Best: The Mummy in Australia
Monster!’s Spring Supernatual Stunner Dana Marie Andra: Inside the Outer Limits with Harlan Ellison & Robert Culp Stephen Jilks: Channel of Darkness: Doctor Who & the BBC’s Gothic Horrors of the 1970s part one Dan Ross: National Kid: The “Superman” of Japan Brett Piper interviewed by Stephen R. Bissette part 2&3 of 6 John Harris: Monster Magazines that Time Forgot: Poster Mags Neil D.Silva: Lapachhapi: New Indian Horror Christos Mouroukis: Return of My Monster Movie Marathon Diary: Godzilla A Go-Go Stephen R. Bissette & Mark Nelson: Monster! Roadshow Mongo McGillicutty: Goin’ Ape Over Mighty Joe Young
Reviews Troy Howard: George A. Romera Remembered
Movie Checklist: Video Availability Information
Midnight Snacks: Movie Reviews “in more capsule form than our longer reviews found elsewhere”
Monster! No. 33 Spring 2018
Editor, Publisher, Designer: Tim Paxton
Editor, Wrangler, Proofreader: Steve Fenton
Publisher: Brian Harris
Proofreader: Tony Strauss
Inspiration: Heather Paxton
Cover: C. Michael Hall
5.5” x 8.5” 370 pages POD only $16.27 FB Monster Blog
The fanzine of vintage men’s adventure paperbacks.
Contents Justin Marriott: Intro Justin Marriott: Book Safari (JM’s latest PB acquisitions)
Frazetta’s Blazing Combat
The Paperback Warrior: Quick-fire reviews from The Paperback Warrior gang. Tom Simon: Searching for the D.C. Man Justin Marriott: Killing in the Name of (The Killers series) Andreas Decker: A Fistful of Dynamit (Mister Dynamit) Eric Compton: Highway to Hell (Roadblaster trilogy) Justin Marriott: The Romantic Hooligan (Glasgow-noir by Iain Blair) Robert Deis & Wyatt Doyle Interviewed by Justin Marriott about Pollen’s Women
Men of Violence No. 10 May 2018
Editor/Publisher: Justin Marriott
Copy Editor: Jim O’Brien
Cover: Rik Rawling
64 pages, 6” x 9” (A5-size) perfect bound POD only $10.00 The Paperback Fanatic website
Back by popular demand, Hot Lead No. 2 features The Art of the Western.
Contents Justin Marriot: Flying Lead (editorial/intro) Paul Bishop: Charro! Tony Masero: Interviewed by Steve Myall Tony Masero: A Gallery of Original Art Jim O’Brien: Hombre in Suede Skin: Frank Bellamy’s Western Comics Andreas Decker: Once Upon a Time in Germany: Ronco: A German Heftroman Paul Bishop: Westerns in the Comics: The Development of the Comic Strip Western
Hot Lead No. 1 June 2018
Editor: Justin Marriott
Ghost Editor: Paul Bishop
Additional Contributors: Andreas Decker, Tony Masero, Steve Myall, Jim O’Brien
6” x 9” 68 pages in color POD only $10.00 Paperback Fanatic website
Editor and publisher Michael Dowers has partnered with Christine Payne-Towler at Noreah/Brownfield, where you can find tarot decks, art publications, and 3D prints.
Popartz! Mad Minatures by J.R. Williams collects almost 250 portraits of pop stars from movies, TV, comics, and more. The 24-page, A5-size, full color zine is available for $8.50 postage paid. Limited edition printing of 250 so hurry before they’re gone!
Contents Tony Parker “Lady Dick” Melodie Campbell “A Ship Called Pandora” Michael Ayoob “Mop Jockey” John H. Dromey “A Detour Down Memory Lane” Peter W.J. Hayes “Stars” Jennifer Collins Moore “The Motor Court” Laird Long “In the Crosshairs” (A You-Solve-It)
Solution to May You-Solve-It “Kidnoped” by Laird Long
Paperback collectors and enthusiasts will soon be able to dive into Justin Marriott’s next pair of ‘zines, Hot Lead No. 2 and Men of Violence No. 10. Both available in print editions from Amazon by the middle of June. Pictured are the back and front covers, with the backs showing images of what’s in store inside.
Contents John Linwood Grant: Editorial Sam L. Edwards & Yves Tourigny “Borkchito: Occult Doggo Detective” (comic) Simon Avery “Songs for Dwindled Gods” art by Andy Paciorek Davide Mana “Black Frog and Black Scarab” art by Mutartis Boswell Sarah Hans “Charms” Josh Reynolds “The Bascomb Rug” Justin Guleserian “The Burning Pile” Aaron Vlek “The Case of the Black Lodge” art by Robert Freeman Rhys Hughes “The French Lieutenant’s Gurning” Paul M. Feeney “Those Who Live in Shadow” Dale W. Glaser “Abduction in Ash” a Kellan Oakes Adventure Aaron Besson “Yellow Light District” Sam Gafford “Occult Legion” Chapter Four: Faultlines” Dave Brzeski: Reviews James Bojaciuk: Aural Apparitions
Describin’ the Scribes (author bios)
Occult Detective Quarterly No. 4 Spring 2018
Publisher: Ulthar Press/Sam Gafford
Editors: John Linwood Grant and Dave Brzeski
Layout/Design: Sam Gafford
Cover: Sebastian Cabrol
8.5” x 11” 104 pages POD $9.95
Prolific publisher Justin Marriott is working on an impressive queue of magazines for the balance of the year. He sent the full list to TDE which you can read about in the News Digest section of book eight, either by purchasing a copy or simply reading the preview pages available on amazon.
Late last week Justin sent a preview of the cover for Men of Violence No. 10, which will be released by the end of June. In the meantime, issues No. 4–9 are available now.
Justin Marriott publishes a whole line of zines about paperbacks and series under his Paperback Fanatic banner. He shared news of what’s coming in the second half of the year for the News Digest section of the June 2018 edition of TDE, including a cover preview of The Sleazy Reader No. 8. A day or two after our deadline, he shared this great cover of Pulp Horror No. 7, with art by Rik Rawling of the mummy. The issue is coming this summer.
Contents Troy Seate “Siren’s Song” Jazz Lawless “The Line of Doodee” Cecily Winter “The Zombie Dongle” Craig Terlson “Jump Cut” Jody Wenner “A Helping Hand” Edward Musto “Armistice” Laird Long “Kidnoped” (A You-Solve-It)
Solution to Apr. You-Solve-It “Cash-Out” by Laird Long