Paperback Fanatic # 6 (Feb. 2008)
Posted by demonik on February 26, 2008
Justin Marriott (ed.) – Paperback Fanatic # 6 (Feb. 2008)
Peter Haining interview – long chat with the late Peter Haining about his trail-blazing days at the New English Library fiction factory. Discusses authors such as Jim Moffatt, Terry Harknett and Chris Priest, and books such as Skinhead, Chopper and Edge.
Haining’s Web of Terror- noted genre expert Mike Ashley’s dissection of Peter’s classic horror anthologies
Sexton Blake and The Guardians- Andy Boot’s investigation into the murky world of Bill Baker’s Press Editorial. Great stuff for any fan of 1960s pulp!
Philip Harbottle’s Vision of Tomorrow- how did the excellent SF mag Vision fail? Editor Phil reveals the inside story on the rise and fall of the UK’s only SF mag of the early 1970s.
Plus- Robert E Howard in UK paperback, NEL and the Mafia, letters, updates and reviews. 44 A4 pages.
Cover price £3.95, post-free to members of this site. Payment by paypal – details at Paperback Fanatic
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