Pulp Fiction Newsletter Week of 11/21/18

Hello everyone! Happy Thanksgiving! The holiday will not effect this Wednesday so if you want to grab your books before heading to the airport or hitting the road, we will be open normal hours. We WILL be CLOSED on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day but we will be OPEN again on Friday. If you are visiting Culver City this Wednesday, be sure to chat with VJ Boyd (Writer/Producer of JUSTIFIED on FX and S.W.A.T. on CBS and writer of the graphic novel, GHOST COP). 
VJ will be promoting Night Moves, a new horror-noir series from IDW for the first part of the day. See you at the bottom…

New & Noteworthy Comics 

Click here for a full list of all of the week's new releases.

Middlewest #1
(W) Skottie Young (A) Jorge Corona

The lands between the coasts are vast, slow to change, and full of hidden magics. Mistakes have been made, and in this NEW ONGOING SERIES, an unwitting adventurer searches for answers to quell a coming storm that knows his name. From author SKOTTIE YOUNG (I HATE FAIRYLAND, Deadpool) and artist JORGE CORONA (NO. 1 WITH A BULLET, Feathers, Big Trouble in Little China: Old Man Jack) comes the tale of Abel, a young boy who must navigate an old land in order to reconcile his family's history.  
 

American Carnage #1
(W) Bryan Hill (A) Leandro Fernandez

A new, thrilling crime saga from the writer of WILDSTORM: MICHAEL CRAY and the artist of The Old Guard! Disgraced FBI agent Richard Wright is offered a chance for redemption when his old mentor sends him undercover to infiltrate a white supremacist group believed to be responsible for the death of a fellow agent.

Smooth Criminals #1
(W) Kurt Lustgarden, Kirsten Smith (A) Leisha Riddel

There are certain things Brenda expects to find while hacking: money, secrets, occasional pictures of cats. She is NOT expecting to find a cryogenically frozen master thief from the 60s. Mia is everything Brenda is not-cool, confident, beautiful. And utterly unprepared for the digital age. Despite their differences, the two will need to team up to find out what happened to Mia-and how to pull off the heist of the century. Kiwi Smith and Kurt Lustgarten (Misfit City) team with breakout artist Leisha-Marie Riddel (Goldie Vance) in a story about felonies and friendship.
 

Web of Venom Carnage Born One-Shot
(W) Donny Cates (A) Danila Beyruth

Join DONNY CATES as he continues to snake his tendrils through the VENOM mythos – this time visiting the sickening sociopath called CARNAGE! A cruel cannibal obsessed with death and murder, few mourned Cletus Kasady after he seemingly died in VENOMIZED. But now a cult devoted to the madman has gathered, hoping to resurrect their fallen idol and return his madness to the Marvel Universe…

Infinity Wars Ghost Panther #1
(W) Jed MacKay (A) Jefte Palo

Stripped of his kingdom, Prince T'Challa of Wakanda becomes a stunt performer under an assumed name…until a tragic accident and a sinister deal give him the power he needs to free his people!

New & Noteworthy Graphic Novels

Immortal Hulk Vol 01 Or is He Both? TP
(W) Al Ewing (A) Joe Bennet

Horror has a name. You'd never notice the man. He doesn't like to be noticed. He's quiet. Calm. If someone were to shoot him in the head…all he'd do is die. Until night falls – and someone else gets up again. The man's name is Banner. The horror is the Immortal Hulk! And trouble has a way of following them both. As reporter Jackie McGee tries to put together the pieces, Banner treads a lonely path from town to town, finding murder, mystery and tragedy as he goes. And what Banner finds, the Hulk smashes! Elsewhere, the hero called Sasquatch can't help but feel involved. In many ways, he's Banner's equal – and his opposite. Sasquatch is about to risk his life by looking for the man – and finding the monster! Collecting IMMORTAL HULK #1-5 and material from AVENGERS (2016) #684 by Jim Zub and Mark Waid.

Cover Price: $15.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $11.19


Venom by Donny Cates Vol 01 Rex TP
(W) Donny Cates (A) Ryan Stegman

An ancient and primordial evil has been awakened beneath the streets of New York. With it, something equally evil has been awakened in that most wicked of web-slingers: Venom! The symbiote may still be a Lethal Protector of innocents in New York, but this never-before-seen threat could possibly force Venom to relinquish everything it holds dear – including its human host, Eddie Brock! As Eddie and Venom summon the strength to defend New York against the most powerful foe they've ever faced, there's one more thing standing in their way: Miles Morales, Spider-Man! Two of the hottest creators in comics today, Donny Cates and Ryan Stegman, join forces to deliver a Venom adventure a thousand years in the making! Collecting VENOM (2018) #1-6.

Cover Price: $17.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $12.59

Injection Deluxe Edition Vol 01 HC
(W) Warren Ellis (A) Declan Shalvey, Joride Bellaire

Five ambitious, brilliant, crazy people poisoned the 21st century. They soon drifted apart, following their own eccentric specialties. And then, one by one, they realised how deep the poison went, and how badly they'd broken the planet. INJECTION is the story of a team of geniuses who ended the world, and then tried to save it. INJECTION DELUXE EDITION, VOL. 1 contains the first three volumes of the acclaimed series by New York Times bestselling writer WARREN ELLIS, Eagle Award-winning artist DECLAN SHALVEY, and Eisner Award-winning colorist JORDIE BELLAIRE.

Cover Price: $49.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $34.99

Justice League Vol 01 The Totality TP
(W) Scott Snyder, James Tynion IV (A) Jim Cheung, Jorge Jimenez, Doug Mahnke

Spinning out of the cataclysmic events of Dark Nights: Metal and JUSTICE LEAGUE: NO JUSTICE, the core members of the Justice League-Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, the Flash and more-are reunited in all-new adventures! The League was forced to make an impossible decision…and now it's time to face the consequences! The returning Martian Manhunter struggles to protect the team from an incoming threat that will shatter the world as they know it, while a familiar face strikes out on a dark path…This new title collects JUSTICE LEAGUE #1-7!

Cover Price: $17.99
Pulp Fiction Price: $12.59

 

That's it for this week!

– Ryan