Pulp Related Links
Street and Smith Preservation Project at Syracuse University
The Syracuse University Library is currently involved in
preserving and catologing Street and Smith publications and material. Learn
more about this ambitious project, and browse through radio scripts, cover
art, publications and more. Definitely worth a visit.
An informative site on pulp characters like The Shadow,
Doc Savage, and The Spider, even a history of the pulp novel. Has tons
of links to pulp resources. Check out the forum, chat room, and poll.
The Vintage Library
They have some pulp novels in electronic format that you
can download. Books and audio tapes featuring radio shows are also available
One of the largest dealers in pulp-related material. Has
original pulps, reprints, and reference books among others.
The Hero Pulps
Has links to pulp character-related sites.
It's Been a Long, Long Time: J.A.M.'s Nostalgia Site
Has a ton of links to pulp-related sites. You can download
The Shadow Desktop theme for your computer here.
The Ultimate Pulp Superhero Index
House. Features all the pulp heroes along with their respective series.
The Shadow hasn't been indexed yet, so check back later.
The Jonas Drop
Though this site focuses on the pulp heroes of Street and
Smith (including Doc Savage and The Avenger), it has lots of great info
on The Shadow in the pulps. Has some related links.
The Pulp Pages
Dedicated to the pulps of yesteryear, this site features
brief biographies on the most famous pulp characters, a Roleplaying game,
forum and links. There's also a fan fiction section where you can read
the stories or submit your own.
Pulp Fanzines and Blogs (General)
This blog features articles and notes upcoming events
and publications of today's pulp novelists, as well as the pulps
of yesteryear. If it's pulp related, you can find it here.
"Itís amazing! Itís stupendous! Itís ASTONISHING!"
is the motto for this pulp fanzine that features interviews of industry
greats, reviews and pulp fiction short stories by fans. The editors
are always looking for submissions for their next issue. Browse
the blog for the latest news and download their current issue. Oh,
and did I mention the monkeys?
This pulp fan page features stories and artwork
of new pulp characters such as Black Wolf, Ghost Wind, and more.
Check out excepts of their pulps (some of which are also available
or for pre-order on Amazon). Also watch out for the Black Wolf game
coming soon. Granton City Press is also on Facebook
Described as a "think tank of pulp fiction fans
dedicated to spreading the literary joy that is pulp", this blog
has many articles and discussions on pulp/noir themes in movies,
comics, and more.
A pulp fanzine you can subscribe to. Back issues
for sale as well. Check out the article on the history of science
fiction and pulp magazines.
This blog by Duane Spurlock is "[d]edicated to the
popular fiction of the 20th Century and its influence on popular
media and culture in the 20th Century and beyond".
You can purchase this pulp fanzine from The Vintage
Library. Has great articles on pulp history, mordern pulp fiction,
artwork, and more. For Shadow fans, check out issue #2.5 which has
a tribute to the late Walter B. Gibson.
This is the official web site for the fan magazine
"ThrillerUK". The magazine itself features pulp-related
articles and stories from up and coming writers. They are constantly
in need of articles and stories, so please sign up if you are interested.
You can download pulp novels featuring British pulp heroes in pdf
and view the related links. Magazine subscriptions and information
about the latest issue are also available.
Pulp History of The Shadow:
Has a brief history of The Shadow, links to related sites,
articles about Walter B. Gibson, The Shadow's use of magic in the stories,
The Shadow's identity, and the first Shadow pulp cover.
Pulp Zone: The Shadow
Has a brief history of The Shadow in pulps, comics, radio,
Jonas Drop: The Shadow
Lots of great info on The Shadow in the pulps, including
history, agents, and more. Has some Shadow-related links as well.
Pulp Pages: The Shadow
Has a brief but interesting history of The Shadow in pulps.
Catalogue of Superheroes: The Shadow
An overview of The Shadow from the pulps
Shadow Cast By Walter Gibson
Ever wondered which agent appeared in which pulp
novel? Check this site out!
Shadow in Review
You can find reviews of all the Shadow pulp novels,
plus a short biography of The Shadow's Agents. Try your hand at
the 2-minute mysteries and check out the links.
ebook Library Consortia
The largest digital archive of books online and
in pdf format in the world. Search for Shadow pulps by Maxwell Grant
here. You have to be a paying member to access the Web site's 100,000+
Widen's The Shadow: Master of Darkness (no relation to
Mr Widen is writing a book chronicling The Shadow
in pulps, comics, and more. This comprehensive book will include
all 325 pulp synopses, paperback covers, and others.
Shadow and Pulp Links Page
Has various Shadow pulp links.
Shadow Pulps - South America
Includes a list of pulps in Spanish and Portuguese.
Shadow Pulps - Spain and Argentina
View the pulps covers of The Shadow, Doc Savage, and Pete Rice that were published in Spain, then Argentina during 1936-1953.
Pulps for Sale:
This Canadian site has pulps, prints, early magazines,
and pulp-related items for sale. Also has information about the
annual Canadian Pulps Show and Sale held in Toronto.
This online store sells pulps, paperback reprints,
sci-fi, fantasy, horror, mystery, and more.
Pulps for Trade:
Has pulps for sale or trade. Includes a pulp list, and
links to pulp-related sites.
View this amazing collection of Shadow pulp covers from
the US, Canada, and the UK.
van Deijk's Pulp Art Palace
This site deals with light erotic pulp covers. Ever noticed
that the damsel in distress is always in front of The Shadow instead of
behind? How practical is that?!!
This art gallery in Carmel, California, features several
recreated pulp cover art including some from The Shadow Magazine.
Has various pulp scans you can view. You can order some
of the pulps as well.
Diaz's Pulp Covers
Includes interior pulp illustrations as well as pulp covers
Ragaisis's Pulp Covers
View these six beautiful Shadow pulp covers in Chris's
Sells recreated Shadow pulp covers as posters. To find
it, go to the search function (located on the top left), and type in pulp
in the search field. This company specializes in illustrated books on pop
culture, film, T.V. and more.
Pulp Fiction Art:
Cheap Thrills & Painted Nightmares
This documentary by Jamie McDonald is based on the book
"Pulp Art" by Robert Lesser. Here you can read a bit of pulp history, view
pulp covers, and watch the trailer for the documentary. Don't forget to
check out the links.
Here's some good information about collecting old paperback
Adventure Roleplaying Game
If you're a Roleplaying Game (RPG) fan or just becoming
interested in it, and happen to have a love of Pulps, this site
is for you! Create your character based on popular archetypes such
as the Dark Avenger or Adventurer or mystic. The Game Master will
then set up a scenario modeled after the pulp adventures in which
you will guide your character through. Sound fun? Drop by!.
Shadow Related Pulp Clubs at Yahoo.com:
- Check out the fan costumes of the pulp heroes (including The Shadow)
on the main page
Savage - Discussion of The Shadow is allowed.
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