2020 Best Sellers

These were our top-selling items for the entire year of 2020. The year presented many challenges to our business and family, but we are also happy to report that 2020 was our best year since we started the business in 2014. (As always, important to remember that we specialize in collectible items and niche categories,Continue reading “2020 Best Sellers”

December Best Sellers

These were our top-selling items for December. Christmas seems to have brought out the readers (or at least the book-givers), as we had our best month in the history of the business. (As always, important to remember that we specialize in collectible items and niche categories, so it’s going to look a little different thanContinue reading “December Best Sellers”

Adventure star Arthur D. Howden Smith

December 29 One of the top writers at Adventure, Arthur D. Howden Smith was born on this date in 1887 in New York. He is one of the many authors featured in The Beginner’s Guide to Pulp Fiction, Volume 2. As a teenager, Smith became an apprentice at the New York Evening Post. His careerContinue reading “Adventure star Arthur D. Howden Smith”

Fritz Leiber, Pulp Sword and Sorcery Star

December 24 Legendary sword and sorcery writer Fritz Leiber was born 110 years ago this Christmas Eve. He is one of the writers included in The Beginner’s Guide to Pulp Fiction, Volume 1. One of the leaders of the “sword and sorcery” genre, Leiber did most of his pulp work as the magazines were fadingContinue reading “Fritz Leiber, Pulp Sword and Sorcery Star”