Simpsons Comics Jam-Packed Jamboree
Featuring a familiar cast of characters from the dysfunctional family members to Milhouse, Chief Wiggum and Hank Scorpio, this collection of twelve Simpsons comics includes storylines such as Marge becoming a court judge, Dr Nick getting involved in the mob, and a family trip to the jungles of Central America. Slightly off-mint.
The Art and Making of the Handmaid's Tale
The Official Companion to MGM Television's Hit Series
The striking costume design of the television adaptation of Margaret Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale is as notable as the detailed recreation of Gilead's oppressive regime, down to the text-free signage and labels in the grocery store. Through interviews with cast and crew, photographs of the filming, set and costume designs, concept art and storyboards, this exploration of the series reveals how a chilling dystopian vision was realized.
The Art and Making of the Flash
The Flash is one of the great success stories of the televised DC Comics Universe, running since 2014 and now in its seventh season. With dozens of behind-the-scenes photographs, production stills, concept art pieces and profiles of every character from the show’s earlier seasons, this is a full resource for one of the small screen’s best-loved superheroes. Slightly off-mint and felt-tip mark on lower trimmed edge.
Seventeen Crime Stories from Today's Finest Crime Writers
A journalist trails a drug lord, a woman commits suicide in mysterious circumstances, and detectives investigate the killing of a homeless man in stories by Denise Mina, Jeffery Deaver, RJ Ellory and 13 others authors, including Lee Child with a brand-new Jack Reacher adventure.
A Treacherous Curse
A Veronica Speedwell Mystery
When Veronica Speedwell’s archaeologist friend Stoker disappears with a diadem from the tomb of an Egyptian princess, rumours spread that the god Anubis is stalking the streets of Victorian London. As Veronica tries to untangle fact from fantasy, sordid details of Stoker’s past emerge.
Prince of Pranks
Kicking off with Bart Simpson taking over as Principal of Springfield Elementary School, these 18 comic strip exploits include Bart’s overnight success as a thriller writer, mishaps with Professor Dorkenheimer’s Embigulator Ray and Angry Dad having a bad car day. Off-mint. Age 6+
The Marvel Vault
A Visual History
Reacting to the appearance of Superman in Action Comics in 1938, Marvel introduced Sub-Mariner and the Human Torch in their new publication the following year, and have since entertained readers with the adventures of Spider-Man, Captain America and The Fantastic Four, among many other characters. This illustrated celebration charts the history and development of Marvel Comics and its characters up to the present day and contains hundreds of early sketches, artworks, covers, comic strip excerpts and pieces of memorabilia. Slightly off-mint.
The Second Book of Illustrations by Chris Achilleos
A master of pre-digital airbrush technique, Chris Achilléos was a leading figure in fantasy, science fiction and glamour illustration in the 1970s and 1980s, creating visuals for film design, book covers and magazines. This collection of his work includes a brief biography in addition to over 100 artworks and preliminary drawings ranging from fantasy paintings and erotic illustrations to book cover art for Doctor Who and Star Trek novelizations. Slightly off-mint and felt-tip mark on lower trimmed edge.
Perhaps the most aggressive expression of the pop culture of the 1960s, The Who were powerful exponents of early British rock and their reputation as an unrivalled live act kept audiences flocking to their concerts well into the 21st century. This photographic portfolio presents many previously unpublished images of the group from early promotional portraits and London pub gigs of the mid 1960s to their Live 8 performance of 2005. Felt-tip mark on the upper trimmed edge.