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Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Your Daily Ralph- The New release list for 3/18/14
The Wind Up Kid
By Ron Fortier
Airship 27 Productions, one of the leading New Pulp
Publishers, releases its first ever E-Book exclusive; THE WIND UP KID.
THE WIND UP KID is a steampunk-weird western tale novella
available only on Kindle.
When Butch Faro’s gang of merciless killers threatens the
sleepy Texas town of Sandy Creek, it will take the performers of Professor
Phineas Proctor’s traveling circus, their golden hued robot-gunfighter and a
brave Mexican blacksmith to thwart their plans and save the town.
Award winning New Pulp Writer, Ron Fortier, delivers a
unique, fast paced weird western like nothing you’ve ever read before.
THE WIND UP KID is an E-Book exclusive selling for .99 cents
Airship 27 Production – Pulp Fiction for a New Generation!
Sabre and the River of Doom
By Billy Craig
Bill Craig author of The Jack Riley Adventures, The Fantastic Adventures of Hardluck Hannigan, Bullets and Blades a short story collection. The Decker P. I. Mysteries,the Noir suspense thrillers The Butterfly Tattoo and Paradise Lost, The Best selling Marlow Key West Mysteries,and the westerns Commanche Station and Jericho Walls, Texas Ranger Trail to trouble as well as a contributor to the weird western anthology Six Guns straight from Hell and Showdown at Midnight.http://billcraig.webs.com/
27 Productions is proud to announce the release of their first ever art
book.NOIR – THE ART OF ROB MORAN is a wonderful collection of stark black and
white imagery showcasing the phenomenal work of one of today’s top graphic artist
in the field of pulp literature.
Moran is an award-winning illustrator/comic book artist/writer based in the UK.As a writer he has created various comic
titles and wrote a nationally syndicated American newspaper comic strip.As an artist he has been a magazine
illustrator, newspaper cartoonist, computer game designer and has created
posters for the Scottish Opera.As a
graphic artist, he has been published in the UK,
Europe and the USA
with such companies as Marvel, Dark Horse, Image Comics, Silver Phoenix
Entertainment, Classical comics, 2000 AD and many others.His comic mini-series BLOOD NATION is
currently being filmed as a major motion picture.
discovered Rob via Facebook,” explains Airship 27 Productions Managing Editor
Ron Fortier.“Immediately his love for
the classic Noir movies of old jumped out at us with each wonderful piece he
would post.”Ultimately Airship 27
Productions recruited Moran to do the art for their book, PROHIBITION by writer
Terrence McCauley; an old fashion gangster epic.For his efforts Moran won the coveted Pulp
Factory Award for Best Interior Illustrations.In 2013, Moran did the art for BROTHER BONES – SIX DAYS OF THE DRAGON,
his second assignment for Airship 27 Productions and is currently nominated for
this work in both the Pulp Factory and New Pulp Awards.
the opportunity to showcase this amazing artist presented itself,” Fortier
continues, “Art Director Rob Davis and I knew this was a book we had to do.
We’ve published dozens of great artists over the past few years.Rob Moran is clearly one of the best of these
and this is a book we are damn proud of.”
NOIR : THE ART OF ROB MORAN is an
8-1/2 X 11 black and white book.It
features over two dozens illustrations highlighting Hollywood’s silver screen killers, G-Men,
Mobsters and Femme Fatales like you’ve never seen them before.