Posts Tagged ‘Andreas Decker’
Posted by demonik on December 9, 2012
Out now – just in time for Christmas!
Justin Marriott (ed) – Paperback Fanatic #24 (November 2012)
Fanatical thoughts: anguished wails from ye olde editor.
Fanatical mails: your thoughts on issue 23. Andy Boot, Clive Davis, Colin Clynes, Graham Andrew, James McRobert, Don von Doom, Ian Millsread, Jim Walker, Magnus Gatemark, James Doig, Johan Elzer, Stephen Sennitt, Stuart Williams, Andreas Decker, Nigel Taylor.
Australia’s master of erotic adventure: James Doig and Graeme Flanagan on the prolific sleaze author John Slater.
Col Cameron: original art from the Australian cover artist.
The Survivor: Johnny Mains interviews horror legend James Herbert.
The Obvious Enigma: Andy Boot on Jack Trevor Story.
Soul Cinema: Chris Poggiali provides this issues cover gallery.
Fit to be tied – King Kong: Graham Andrews gives a guided tour of skull island
Canadian Gothic: Graham Andrews on A. E. van Vogt
Top Tens from Stephen Sennitt, Sarah Morgan and James Doig
For subscription info & co., visit the superstore at Paperback Fanatic or email Justin: thepaperbackfanaticATsky.com
(replace AT with @, obviously)
Posted in Magazine, non-fiction, Paperback Fanatic | Tagged: A. E. van Vogt, Andreas Decker, Andy Boot, Chris Poggiali, Clive Davis, Col Cameron, Colin Clynes, Don von Doom, fiction, Graeme Flanagan, Graham Andrew, Ian Millsread, Jack Trevor Story, James Doig, James Herbert, James McRobert, Jim Walker, Johan Elzer, John Slater, Johnny Mains, King Kong, Magnus Gatemark, Nigel Taylor, pulp, Sarah Morgan, Stephen Sennitt, Stuart Williams, Vault Of Evil | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on August 4, 2012
Jusin Marrott – Paperback Fanatic # 23 (August, 2012)
Fanatical Mails: Paperback fanatics unite!
Andy Boot, Alan Brennert, Alan Keegan, Scott Forrest, Barry Sandoval, Mike Chivers, John Croot, Colin Clynes, Sandy Robertson, Sukhdev Sandhu, Kev Demant, Andreas Decker, Michel Parry, Nigel Taylor, David Hyman, Graeme Flanagan, Bam!!!
Joe Kenney – The Marksman/ Sharpshooter Connection
Len Levinson – My So-Called Literary Career
Joe Kenney – As Though As They Come: An Interview With Len Levinson
Jim Walker – Fantastic Adventures (incorperating cover gallery)
Andreas Decker – Kiss My Assassin: Rod Gray’s Eve Drum, The Lady From L.U.S.T..
Graham Andrews – Dastardly Digits: Edgar Wallace in Digit paperback
Justin Marriott – The Werewolf Scrapbook
Ray Bradbury covers gallery.
Subscriptions only: available from Fanatic HQ
Posted in Paperback Fanatic, small press | Tagged: *Digit*, Alan Brennert, Alan Keegan, Andreas Decker, Andy Boot, Bam!!, Barry Sandoval, Colin Clynes, David Hyman, Edgar Wallace, Fantastic Adventures, fiction, Graeme Flanagan, Graham Andrews, Jim Walker, Joe Kenney, John Croot, Justin Marriott, Kev Demant, Len Levinson, Mens Adventure, Michel Parry, Mike Chivers, Nigel Taylor, Paperback Fanatic, Ray Bradbury, Sandy Robertson, Scott Forrest, sexy spies, Sukhdev Sandhu, The Lady From L.U.S.T., Vault Of Evil, werewolves | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on May 11, 2012
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic #22 (May 2012)
Results Of Reader Survey: Justin Marriott, Brian Emrich, Clive Davies, David Barraclough, James McRobert, Don Bailey, Murray Ewing, and a cast of thousands.
Fanatical Mails: Bill Halvorsen, Dwayne H. Olson, Colin Clynes, Clive Davies, David Drage, David Southall, Bam!!!, John Gallagher, Andy Boot, Johnny Mains, Nigel Taylor, Kev Demant, Andreas Decker.
Justin Marriott – Forbidden Knowledge: Tandem & Award Occult Paperbacks.
Justin Marriott – Fading Galaxies: The History of two legendary SF publications, Galaxy and If
Justin Marriott – Double Agent: Martin Cruz Smith’s pseudonymous Nick Carter and Inquisitor titles.
Justin Marriott – Confessions Of A Sex Researcher: Bernardt J. Hurwood. Private investigations and horror anthologies.
Justin Marriott & Michel Parry – The Monster Club: Charles Birkin & R. Chetwynd-Hayes. The Tandem-Award paperbacks.
Cranston McMillan – Planet Of The Tie-ins. Those Planet Of The Apes novelisations in full.
Robert Bloch cover gallery
The Paperback Dungeon
Johnny Mains – Confessions of a Compulsive Book Buyer
Joe Kenney – Glorious Trash: David Alexander’s Phoenix series.
Graham Andrews – Robert Bloch’s The Couch
Another astonishing issue of Justin’s sub-only publication. 88 pages of pure pulp heaven & hell!
Posted in *Tandem*, Paperback Fanatic, small press | Tagged: Andreas Decker, Andy Boot, Award, Bam!!, Bernardt J. Hurwood, Bill Halvorsen, Brian Emrich, Charles Birkin, Clive Davies, Colin Clynes, Cranston McMillan, David Alexander, David Barraclough, David Drage, David Southall, Don Bailey, Dwayne H. Olson, Galaxy, Graham Andrews, If, James McRobert, Joe Kenney, John Gallagher, Johnny Mains, Justin Marriott, Kev Demant, Michel Parry, Murray Ewing, Nigel Taylor, Paperback Fanatic, Planet Of The Apes, R. Chetwynd-Hayes, Robert Bloch, Tandem, Vault Of Evil | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on January 10, 2012
Justin Marriott (ed.) Paperback Fanatic # 21 (January 2012)
Fanatical Mail: letters from Bam!!!, Colin Clyne, Andreas Decker, Holger Hasse, Mark Savage, Mike Chivers, Steve Lines, Stephen Sennitt, Stuart Williams, Gary Dobbs, Andy Boot, Kev Demant, Nigel Taylor
Justiin Marriott – Bounding From the Thirties! The Corinth regency reprints of The Phantom Detective and Dr Death, plus Corinth Checklist.
Rob Matthews – Gold Medal’s Golden Age. Part 1 of a definitive A-Z
Andreas Decker – 50 years of Rhodan- a celebration of pulp astronaut Perry Rhodan’s 50th birthday
Andrew Myers – TNT “the overlooked and demented men’s adventure series”
James Doig – Frank Bernier: A Forgotten Australian Paperback Artist.
Abraham Merritt cover gallery- examples from around the world
Paperback Dungeon: Johnny Mains on John Burke (1922-1911)
Review of Hip Pocket Sleaze
Graham Andrews – Fit To Be Tied (new column devoted to film novelisations)
John Kenney – Glorious Trash (regular column)
For further details, orders, etc, visit Fanatic HQ – and do it soon!
Posted in Magazine, Paperback Fanatic | Tagged: Abraham Merritt, Andreas Decker, Andrew Myers, Andy Boot, Bam!!, Colin Clyne, Corinth, Crime, fiction, Frank Bernier, Gary Dobbs, Gold Medal, Graham Andrews, Holger Hasse, horror, James Doig, John Burke, John Kenney, Johnny Mains, Justin Marriott, Kev Demant, Mark Savage, Mike Chivers, Nigel Taylor, Paperback Fanatic, paperbacks, pulp, Rob Matthews, Stephen Sennitt, Steve Lines, Stuart Williams | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on September 20, 2011
OUT NOW! i will let my friend and colleague severance give you the lowdown since he put so much graft into typing it for the forum!
take it away, mr guns & lingerie!
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic, #20 (September. 2011)
PF20 is a themed issue focusing on Universal’s many imprints – including Award, Tandem, Beacon and Softcover Library in its new 88-page format.
Fanatical Thoughts (editorial) by Justin Marriott
Fanatical Mails by Adam Collins, Alan Brennert, Bam!!, Andrew Byers, Chris Wells, Darren Wellings, Colin Clynes, David Barraclough, Derek Smith, David Whitehead, David Southall, Graham Andrews, Mark Rodman, Holger Haase, Paul Ansell, Jeff Mejia, Keith Lyas, Karl Newton, Peter Wrobel, Scott Forrest, Stephen Sennitt, Von Doom, Nigel Taylor, Keith Tree, David Drage, Andy Boot, Johnny Mains, Kev Demant and Andreas Decker.
Glorious Trash by Joe Kenney – The first of Joe’s new columns explores the men’s adventure series The Enforcer by Andrew Sugar.
The Universal Story by Justin Marriott – JM chronicles Universal Publishing, and their many imprints.
The High Priests of Sleaze by Justin Marriott – JM unearths the collectible and interesting from Universal’s sleazy imprint, Beacon Books, includes a mini-checklist.
The Sleazy Side of the Street by Brian Ritt – Brian looks at the works of one of Beacon’s most collectible authors, the prolific Orrie Hitt.
Bibliography of Orrie Hitt’s paperback originals.
Beacon Art Gallery by Brian Emrich – a gallery of original art that graced several Beacon Books.
Tandem Science-Fantasy by Justin Marriott – Justin looks at the offerings from this Tandem line including: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Lin Carter, John Jakes, Jane Gaskell and Talbot Mundy.
Fully Illustrated Throughout by Justin Marriott – the big boss-man details the reprinting efforts of the UK arm of Softcover Library.
For a Few Dollars Less by Cranston McMillan – the first of Cranston’s new columns details the tie-in novels based on Sergio Leone’s “The Man With No Name” spaghetti westerns.
Checklist of Softcover Library UK’s first 100 titles.
Order your copy from Fanatic HQ
but be sharp about it – these magazines fly out of the superstore!
Posted in Magazine, News, Paperback Fanatic | Tagged: Adam Collins, Alan Brennert, Andreas Decker, Andrew Byers, Andrew Sugar, Andy Boot, Award, Bam!!, Beacon, Brian Emrich, Brian Ritt, Chris Wells, Colin Clynes, Cranston McMillan, Darren Wellings, David Barraclough, David Drage, David Southall, David Whitehead, Derek Smith, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Graham Andrews, Holger Haase, Jane Gaskell, Jeff Mejia, Joe Kenney, John Gorman, John Jakes, Johnny Mains, Justin Marriott, Karl Newton, Keith Lyas, Keith Tree, Kev Demant, Lin Carter, Mark Rodman, Nigel Taylor, Orrie Hitt, paperback, paperback covers, Paperback Fanatic, Paul Ansell, Peter Wrobel, pulp, Science-Fantasy, Scott Forrest, sleaze, smut, Softcover Library, spaghetti westerns, Stephen Sennitt, Tandem, The Enforcer, Universal, Vault Of Evil, Von Doom | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on June 28, 2011
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic #19 (June, 2011)
The Forgotteen Man: BILL PRONZINI on obscure crime authorr JAY FLYNN (includes Flynn bibliography by STEVE LEWIS).
McCurtin: DAVE WHITEHEAD on US Men’s adventure and western writer author PETER McCURTIN.
Here Be Daemons: JOHNNY MAINS interviews BASIL COPPER on matters horror fiction and Solar Pons.
…. And Now The Screaming Starts: JOHNNY MAINS interviews DAVID CASE on his horror and psuedonymous porno novels.
Ballad At Berkeley: GRAHAM ANDREW on J. G. BALLAD and surrealist painter RICHARD POWERS at Berkley Books.
Yesterday’s Lily: A tribute to the genius of legendary paperback cover artist JEFF JONES
order yours from fanatic hq before they sell out as usual!
see also the Paperback Fanatic #19 thread on the Vault forum
Posted in Paperback Fanatic, small press | Tagged: Andreas Decker, Andy Boot, Bam!!, Basil Copper, Berkley Books, Bill Pronzini, Brian Ritt, Dave Whitehead, David Case, fiction, Graham Andrews, horror, J. G. Ballad, Jay Flynn, Jeff Jones, John Mains, Justin Marriott, Kev Demant, Mens Adventure, Paperback Fanatic, paperbacks, Peter McCurtin, pulp, Richard Powers, Rob Matthews, Stephen Sennitt, Steve Lewis | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on April 14, 2011
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic #18 (May, 2011)
A look at the paperback appearances of King Kull and Solomon Kane – Justin Marriott
Campbell on Kane
Legendary horror author Ramsey Campbell on one of his earliest commissions; to finish a number of incomplete Solomon Kane stories – Ramsey Campbell
A title by title guide to some of the longest running and most interesting titles generated by the German pulp industry – Andreas Decker
The Macabre ones
Cult author Lionel shares his memories of working on Supernatural Stories at the parsimonious Badger Books – Justin Marriott and Reverend Lionel Fanthorpe.
A look back at the WW2 pulp series; The Sergeant by Gordon Davis and The Rat Bastards by John Mackie – Justin Marriott
A personal and informative essay on the science fiction stories of cult author Frederic Brown – Nigel Taylor
for subscription details, contact the Paperback Fanatic online superstore,
see also the Paperback Fanatic 18 thread on the Vault forum
Posted in Magazine, Paperback Fanatic | Tagged: Andreas Decker, Andy Boot, Badger Books, Bam!!, Bill Pronzini, Cranston McMillan, fiction, Frederic Brown, German pulp, Gordon Davis, horror, Jim O'Brien, John Mackie, Johnny Mains, Justin Marriott, Kev Demant, King Kull, Mens Adventure, Murray Ewing, Nigel Taylor, Paperback Fanatic, paperbacks, pulp, Ramsey Campbell, REH, Rev Lionel Fanthorpe, Robert E. Howard, SF, Solomon Kane, Stuart Williams, Vault Of Evil | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on January 26, 2011
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic #17 (January, 2011)
Justin Marriott – Fanatical Thoughts (editorial)
Fanatical Mail – Ste Turzymaki, Brian Bieniowski, Nigel Taylor, Bam!!, David Barraclough, Joe Kenny, Andrew Byers, Andy Boot, Andreas Decker, Johnny Mains.
Sennitt Sez … – On Acme, Roberts A W Lowdnes, Guy N. Smith and more.
Justin Marriott – Behold The Mags: A History Of New Worlds
Justin Marriott – Notes From The Underground: Interview with Langdon Jones
Justin Marriott – Strange Seductions: The Fawcett Crest Horror Pulps (including a Fawcett horror checklist)
Andreas Decker – To Out-Bond James Bond: Nick Carter, Super-spy.
Justin Marriott – Black Fury. The golden age of Blaxploitation pulp.
Justin Marriott – The Zardoz Pulp Fair
Just this minute received this, so here’s the specs for now and a reminder that you can order a copy via the Paperback Fanatic online superstore. Have also begun a thread for #17 on the Vault forum where it’s likely we’ll be ripping off huge chunks of it in near future.
Posted in interzone books, Magazine, Paperback Fanatic | Tagged: Andreas Decker, Andrew Byers, Andy Boot, Bam!!, Blaxploitation, Brian Bieniowski, David Barraclough, Fawcett Crest, Interzone Books, Joe Kenny, Johnny Mains, Justin Marriott, Kev Demant, Langdon Jones, Martin Heaphy, Milan Milicevic, New Worlds, Nick Carter, Nigel Taylor, Paperback Fanatic, Rob Matthews, Ste Turzynski, Vault Of Evil, Zardoz, Zardoz Pulp Fair | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on September 21, 2010
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic #16 (September 2010)
Justin Marriott – Fanatical Thoughts
Fanatical Mail (contributors include Guy N. Smith, Michel Parry, Andy Boot, Rob Matthews, Warren Murphy, Andreas Decker …)
Sennit Sez – Stephen Sennett on Karl E. Wagner and his notorious Three By Thirteen
Commander Amanda & Corporal Punishment – The Amanda Nightingale, Sexy Allied Spy Series.
Justin Marriott – Action, Romance & Mutants – Post Apocalyptic SF Mens Adventure: Ryder Stacy’s Doomsday Warrior.
Andy Boot – Strange Temptation: The tragic life of Hank Janson creator Stephen Frances
Justin Marriott – From Acme Publishing: Robert A. W. Lowndres magnificent Magazine Of Horror!
Martin Jones – The Devil Riders: Of Dracula & Buchenwald. Alex Stuart’s occult-tinged biker novels.
Out today – and bloody excellent it is too!You’ll need to contact Fanatic HQ if you want a copy – unless you live near TYPE in Bethnal Green which is now stocking single issues (while they last!)
See also Paperback Fanatic #16 thread on Vault forum.
Posted in Paperback Fanatic, Vault Product Placement, small press, non-fiction, interzone books | Tagged: new english library, horror, Michel Parry, Vault Of Evil, Paperback Fanatic, Justin Marriott, Sword & Sorcery, pulp, Andy Boot, Karl E. Wagner, Andreas Decker, *NEL*, Guy N. Smith, paperbacks, Rob Matthews, Mens Adventure, Warren Murphy, Kane, Alex Stuart, Martin Jones, Stephen Sennett, Stuart Williams, Edouard Vergriete, James McRobert, Kev Demant, Ben Bienowski, Amanda Nightingale, Hank Janson, Stephen Frances, vintage, SF, Robert A. W. Lowndres, Magazine Of Horror | Leave a Comment »
Posted by demonik on December 1, 2009
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic #12 (Nov. 2009)
Beyond the Silver Sky- an overview of Ken Bulmer’s work from Ace Doubles to Dray Prescott
The House of Bulmer- Andreas Decker looks at the enduring popularity Ken enjoyed in Germany
Masero Lives! Johnny Mains interviews the classic cover artist
Death Merchant- Andreas Decker gives the inside story on the outrageous men’s adventure series
The Four Gringos- saddles up with blood-thirsty western series Breed, Herne and Crow
Weird Tales at Panther- a much expanded and heavily illustrated 8-page reworking of The Paperback Dungeon checklist
When the Vile Take Over- at last we cover NEL’s Hells Angels poster mags
Just been unleashed! The usual eclectic, wildly entertaining celebration of beautifully ugly and just plain hideous paperbacks from the ‘sixties and seventies. Anthology fans will particularly enjoy the overview of Panther’s Weird Tales heavy output. Details from Paperback Fanatic, and anti-review of sorts on the Vault forum.
Posted in Paperback Fanatic, Vault Product Placement, small press | Tagged: new english library, fiction, horror, Vault Of Evil, Justin Marriott, Laurence James, Andreas Decker, John Mains, *NEL*, Tony Masero, paperbacks, Roy Bayfield, John Harvey, Steve Lines, Murray Ewing, Rob Matthews, Ken Bulmer, Panther, Hells Angels, Tony Roberts, John Giles, Brian Bieniowski, Severance, David Keyte, Breed, Herne, Crow, Mens Adventure, Brit Westerns, Piccadilly Cowboys, James W. Marvin, Angus Wells, James A Muir, John McLaglen, Joseph Rosenberger, Pinnacle, Death Merchant | Leave a Comment »