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Cursed Cover Image
By Frank Miller (Illustrator), Thomas Wheeler
ISBN: 9781534425330
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019

A familiar tale of Arthurian legend but told from the perspective of Nimue. Written by Tom Wheeler and brought to life with the beautiful illustrations of Frank Miller. While intended for Young Adults this book is a grim and gritty fantasy similar to early Gary Gygax fantasy. Perfect for anyone interested in classic swords and sorcery tales.

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The New Annotated H.P. Lovecraft: Beyond Arkham Cover Image
By H. P. Lovecraft, Leslie S. Klinger (Editor), Victor Lavalle (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781631492631
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Published: Liveright Publishing Corporation - September 24th, 2019

Beautifully bound and annotated with research and photos to give the original stories an extra bit of information. This collection of Lovecraft stories delves deeper into the historical references that Lovecraft uses in is stories to help make his world seem much more believable and fleshed out while also dealing with the dark baggage of the man himself.

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The True Bastards (The Lot Lands #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525572473
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Published: Crown - October 8th, 2019

The Sequel to The Grey Bastards, The True Bastards takes place only a short time after the climax of the first book, things are desperate with the Bastards, nobles eye their lands from afar and an old enemy waits with ambitions for somethin far greater for the Half Orcs. An amazing blend of Biker fiction and fantasy set in a gritty, brutal world.

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Dark Nights: Metal: Deluxe Edition Cover Image
By Scott Snyder, Greg Capullo (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781401277321
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Published: DC Comics - June 12th, 2018

Scott Snyder's Opus, a finale to a Batman saga he's been building for years Dark Knights Metal is a story of epic proportions, mixing cosmic doom with a Super Hero crossover while exploring the deepest darkest parts of Batman's soul.

Clash of Kings, now bound in a beautiful cover and including multiple beautiful illustrations taken directly from events in the book. All drawn by artist Lauren K. Cannon

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The Night Window: A Jane Hawk Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525484707
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Published: Bantam - May 14th, 2019

The Fourth book in Dean Koontz's latest series the Night Window offers more of is trademark thrills and suspense tied up in a tense life or death chase from deranged hunt obsessed lunatics.