Post by captainfantastic on Apr 1, 2011 6:46:52 GMT
Dear friends, customers and colleagues: Just to let you know that our latest Booklist is on-line todays on line today. It’s a high quality list with a selection of very interesting UK 1st editions in hardcover, including novels by Eric Frank Russell, Murray Leinster, Anne McCaffrey, Jack Vance, Clifford Simak and two rare collections from Zenna Henderson. We’ve also a number of Tartarus Press titles flat signed by Mark Valentine. As well as that we’ve a splendid selection of paperbacks that we purchased as part of a mammoth buying trip that covered the best part of 900 miles! As we always say – don’t delay take a look today! www.fantasticliterature.com/newstock.html
Post by captainfantastic on Apr 22, 2011 7:21:56 GMT
Dear Friends and Colleagues, just to let you know our latest "Out of the Woodwork" is on-line today with a smashing competition and lots of news and questions which you may be able to help us with! www.fantasticliterature.com/newsletter.htm
Post by captainfantastic on May 6, 2011 5:31:01 GMT
Dear friends, customers and colleagues: Our very latest booklist D11 "Pole" is on line from today. We've got about 100 hardcover 1st editions and about 400 paperbacks for your delectation. There's a mixture of old and new, as usual! Amongst them a couple of Major W R Drury collections from 1911, Robert A Heinlein's scarce "Red Planet" Gollancz 1st UK edition, and also the scarce Murray Leinster Omnibus from Sidgwick & Jackson. In paperback the 21st Pan Book of Horror - the one with the Stephen King stories and the complete "Adventures in Space & Time - The Pertwee Era" from Jeremy Bentham. Don't delay - visit today. www.fantasticliterature.com/newstock.html
Post by captainfantastic on May 13, 2011 15:20:49 GMT
Dear friends, customers and colleagues: Our latest newsletter is on line today, it contains up to the minute news and gossip as well as awards details and items requiring help from the collective consciousness. If you wish to contribute please do so! We welcome your thoughts, your news items and any gossip! www.fantasticliterature.com/newsletter.htm
Post by captainfantastic on May 26, 2011 7:56:25 GMT
Dear friends, customers and colleagues: Our latest booklist is on line today not only is it one of our best ever but we've also upped the number of illustrations for your viewing pleasure. So, for a start we've got about 55 hardcover 1st editions, the majority signed, then amongst our paperbacks is a host of vintage paperback in amazing condition
Contents include: Taggart dropped by ITV - after 30 years of "murder" in bonnie Scotland The Locus Science Fiction Foundation has announced the top five finalists in each category of the 2011 Locus Awards. So how much would you pay for the original Chitty Chitty bang bang car? It's just gone up for sale. FantasyCon 2011 is delighted to announce Joe Abercrombie as Guest of Honour, we've all the details. Broadway's troubled Spider-Man musical has performed well since reopening - figures show Japanese scientists discover rogue 'Free-floating' planets found with no star in sight The marketshare of e-books falls after post-Xmas high - has the bubble finally burst? Lindsey Davis wins the final CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger. Sherlock wins two trophies at Bafta TV Awards and Martin Freeman reveals some interesting news about "The Hobbit" The 2010 Nebula Awards were presented on Saturday, May 21. We have the winners for you. Jeffery Deaver unveils his 21st Century James Bond spy novel The Daleks are to be given "a rest" from battling Doctor Who. Man jailed for six weeks over rare Harry Potter book theft Matt Smith has signed on to appear in a new series of Doctor Who and a Doctor Who theme for 'immersive' theatre show - wow! Leicester City Council 'not ready' for zombie attack : shock report! Holy Kryptonite! Superman returns – without his pants - and we've got the pictures that prove it!
Post by captainfantastic on Jul 18, 2011 7:45:35 GMT
Dear Friends, Our July Booklist - 11F "Holidays" now live - some 180 hardcover first editions, many signed and limited editions, and 500 top quality paperbacks, at 10% less than the listed price you see. If you would like to receive a hard copy please contact us. www.fantasticliterature.com/
Post by captainfantastic on Sept 6, 2011 12:18:59 GMT
Our latest booklist is on line today, it’s slightly shorter than usual but we’ve more than made up for that in quality. We have the bulk of a recently purchased Arkham House collection as well as some superb 1st editions. There is also a selection of very collectable proof copies and a healthy sprinkling of new and vintage paperbacks. www.fantasticliterature.com/newstock.html
Post by captainfantastic on Oct 11, 2011 7:47:30 GMT
Dear friends, customers and colleagues: Our latest newsletter is on line today and as usual it is packed with fascinating snippets, video clips, awards news and gossip. Including the extraordinary ructions at Fantasycon. Psst…whisper it quietly but our next list is packed to the gunnels with fine 1st editions, many signed – perfect for Christmas gifts. It will be with you very soon! www.fantasticliterature.com/newsletter.htm
Post by captainfantastic on Oct 14, 2011 8:09:55 GMT
Dear friends, customers and colleagues: Our latest booklist is on line today. Oh my, we have been busy and have recently completed the purchase of a stunning collection of hardcover 1st editions, the vast majority of them signed. We have decided to split them into two lists in the run up to the festive season as there’s plenty for everyone. Christmas presents for friends or the odd treat for yourself. So the first 250 or so are presented here for the first time along with 250 trade paperbacks and paperbacks. www.fantasticliterature.com/newstock.html
Post by captainfantastic on Nov 4, 2011 7:07:20 GMT
Our latest booklist is on line today. There are 250 hardcover 1st edition, many signed and nigh-on 500 top quality paperbacks. It’s getting close to that time of year! So now’s the time to start looking for a few special books for loved ones or for yourself. This is the second half of the amazing collection of signed books that we recently purchased.
Post by captainfantastic on Nov 17, 2011 15:47:04 GMT
Our latest newletter is on-line today packed with news, views and gossip. Don't delay take a peek today. www.fantasticliterature.com/newsletter.htm Contents:- Amazon retroactively replaces Reamde, repelled readers revolt, the perils of the Kindle eh? The British Fantasy Society's internal problems continue - David Howe steps down. The Crime Writers’ Association has announced the shortlist for this year’s prestigious Ellis Peters Historical Award 'Superhero' Phoenix Jones: 'I'll keep Seattle safe' but ends up in court! Lost C. S. Forester book The Pursued to be published. Family Guy star working on spoof Star Wars TV series JRR Tolkien's unseen Hobbit art to be published The Crime Writer's Association have announced that their Debut Dagger competition is now open Lost notes of Bram Stoker found in attic Crime authors compete for Dundee morgue prize - what a macabre story The World Fantasy Awards winners have been announced - we've the full details US space agency Nasa has funded a study of "tractor beams" to gather samples for analysis Roald Dahl Funny Prize won by Cats Ahoy! British Fantasy Society Meeting Regarding the British Fantasy Awards - it seems to be close to resolution Return To Ribblestrop wins Guardian Children's Fiction Prize Doctor Who 'to be made into Hollywood feature film' - why does that fill me with deep despair? Ken Russell's "The Devils" set for first official DVD release Gamburtsev 'ghost mountains mystery solved' - an extraordinary story Goodreads - our ongoing feature so you can see what's being read here at Fantastic HQ, and add to it if you wish by sending us your reviews. Or join us on Facebook and get lots of up to date news direct from Fantastic HQ. New stock updates a speciality! One for the Collective consciousness. Still no joy with this one. Can you help?
Obituaries:Richard Gordon: Film producer and doyen of the horror and exploitation genres. Department of Smug Self Satisfaction - what our kind customers have to say about the fantastic experience. Silly Stuff. Some amazing news about Tom Cruise playing Jack Reacher. Independent crossword with some more genre clues!! And a lovely parody of "Shaun of the Dead" from Mongrels. - You really have to see this! Latest new arrivals - just in time for Christmas, we have "We are for the Dark" by Robert Aickman and Elizabeth Jane Howard, limited edition (Tartarus Press) "It Knows where you Live" by Gary McMahon, signed limited edition (Grayfriar Press) "William F Nolan, a miscellany"signed limited edition, edited and signed by Jason V Brock and "Vultures of the Void Legacy" signed by Phil Harbottle (Cosmos Press)