Collection by Author Chad Schimke


My favorite books and authors.

Author Chad Schimke
The Dain Curse, Dashiell Hammett. Pulp Fiction Comics, Pulp Fiction Book, Crime Fiction, Fiction Novels, Dashiell Hammett, Crime Books, Pocket Books, Vintage Book Covers, Sci Fi Books

Vintage Book Cover Art Inspiration

I have been thinking about designing something based around some vintage cover art. I have seen it done before and when done well it really ...

Read "The Lady in the Lake" by Raymond Chandler available from Rakuten Kobo. The Lady in the Lake is a 1943 detective novel by Raymond Chandler featuring the Los Angeles private investigator Philip. Pulp Fiction Book, Crime Fiction, Fiction Novels, Science Fiction, Book Cover Art, Comic Book Covers, Sci Fi Books, Comic Books, Horror Books

The Lady in the Lake

The Lady in the Lake, by Raymond Chandler Pocket Book 389, 1947 (4th printing) Cover art by Tom Dunn

vintage everyday: Oscar Wilde in New York: A Portrait Photo Collection Taken in 1882 by Napoleon Sarony Oscar Wilde Quotes, Writers And Poets, Dorian Gray, Look At The Stars, New York Public Library, Photo Essay, Portrait Photo, Book Authors, Frases

Oscar Wilde on my blog

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY BY OSCAR WILDE - The Picture of Dorian Gray, the novel, was first published serially in 1890 in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine. In all his body of work--lectures, essays, plays and poems--it is his only novel. It so offended critics on the basis of low morals and debauchery; Oscar included a preface in the longer 1891 version, defending ‘art for art's sake’. In the second version for book publication, he made exclusions in the most controversial material, including…

Imaginary Worlds Lin Carter June 1973 Cover by Gervasio Gallardo A "look behind" the creations of fantasy writers from William Morris to the present day. High Fantasy, Fantasy Series, Fantasy Art, Fantasy Books, Sci Fi Books, Cool Books, Science Fiction Books, Pulp Fiction, Fiction Novels


IMAGINARY WORLDS. FIRST PRINTING, 1973. and "stuff" and am very picky about what I buy. This is a gently handled and previously read softcover book in GREAT condition showing a minimal amount of shelfwear from handling to the edges and corners of the cover.

- Destination Unknown by Agatha Christie. Fontana Cover artist Tom Adams “Destination Unknown” by Agatha Christie, Fontana cover artist Tom Adams Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Covers, Book Design, Photo Wall Collage, Collage Art, 3d Art, 70s Sci Fi Art, Hippie Art

Destination Unknown by Agatha Christie. Fontana 1973. Cover artist Tom Adams

Illustrated 007 - the art of james bond sean connery, casino royale, manife James Bond Books, James Bond Movies, Sean Connery, Casino Royale, Indiana Jones, Bond Girls, Comic Covers, Book Covers, Pulp Art

Comic Book Cover

Illustrated 007 - Artwork, illustrations and design from the world of James Bond

Pocket Book 0696 ~ Harvey Kidder ~ The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler. Cover art by Harvey Kidder. Pulp Fiction, Crime Fiction, Detective, The Big Sleep, Raymond Chandler, Pin Up, Pulp Magazine, Magazine Covers, Pocket Books

The Big Slap in the Big Sleep

To continie the debate of Harlequin’s politically correct censoring and altering of reprints of their old books, and the above-board objection from readers, I wonder how Harlequins’ bri…

transistoradio: “Raymond Chandler, The Big Sleep (NY: Ballantine Books, with cover art by Tom Adams. Via Killer Covers. Horror Fiction, Crime Fiction, Pulp Fiction, Book Cover Art, Book Art, Book Covers, Tom Adams, The Big Sleep, Raymond Chandler

The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Cover by Tom Adams. Ballantine Books paperback (1971).

Casino Royale ~ Alternative Movie Poster by Michael Gillette ~ James Bond Pin-Up Cover Art James Bond Movie Posters, James Bond Books, James Bond Movies, James Bond Girls, James Bond Party, Robert Louis Stevenson, Dan Brown, Daniel Craig, Penguin Books

14 books you could read in the time it takes to watch the Super Bowl

If you just watch the game, a conservative estimate of the running time of the Super Bowl is at least three and a half hours. Add in the pre-game and post-game analysis and the entire event could top six hours. What could you be doing with that time? Reading a book is one option.

  Ghost Stories, Horror Stories, The Modern Prometheus, Victor Frankenstein, Old Girl Names, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Mary Shelley, Frankenstein's Monster, Carmilla

Frankenstein's monster

TWO CENTURIES OF FRANKENSTEIN’S MONSTER - Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, the novel, was anonymously published by Mary Shelley in 1818. Her name appeared in the second edition. Two years earlier 18 year old Mary rented a Swiss villa, along with her husband, the Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley. Their guests included: Lord Byron, also a poet, and his mistress/ Mary’s stepsister, Claire Clairmont. John William Polidori, author of The Vampyre and vampire fiction pioneer, also joined…