Oceanside Library Celebrates Batman’s 75th Anniversary At Book Fair

OCEANSIDE–The Oceanside Public Library will present a Batman-themed bookfair to benefit its Teen Zone at the Oceanside Barnes and Noble bookstore in Oceanside. The interactive event will be part of the bookstore’s celebration of the 75th birthday of Batman. Local teens, library staff and volunteers at Barnes and Noble will participate in a Batman trivia […]

Marvel Unveils New Series, Thor

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New York, NY–Marvel unveiled its an all-new era for the God of Thunder in brand new series, Thor, written by Jason Aaron (Thor: God of Thunder, Original Sin) complimented with art from Russell Dauterman (Cyclops). This October, Marvel Comics evolves once again in one of the most shocking and exciting changes ever to shake one of Marvel’s “big three” […]

Elixir: The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo-Style Cerebral Thriller Hits Bookshelves In August

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LOS ANGELES–Ted Galdi has accomplished more in his 29 years than most do in a lifetime. At the age of 15 he wrote a screenplay which caught the interest of Hollywood.  After graduating from Duke he started his own software company, and now is set to release his first novel, a cerebral thriller called Elixir, […]

Author To Discuss Domestic Violence

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside Public Library will host local author Rebecca Leo who will speak about her recent book, The Flaws That Bind. This provocative novel tells the inside story of the mental and physical torture of domestic violence. Born in the Midwest, Rebecca Leo has lived, studied, and taught in many places from Canada to Jamaica, Australia, […]

Acclaimed Star Trek Script Comes To Comics

SAN DIEGO–Star Trek: The Original Series episode “City on the Edge of Forever” is regarded by many (including a TV Guide poll of the “100 Best TV Episodes of All Time”) as the greatest Star Trek episode of all time, but there’s much more to the story than fans saw on TV. Harlan Ellison’s original […]

Interview With Author Gaelyn Whitley Keith

San Diego County News interviews “Father of Hollywood” author Gaelyn Whitley Keith at the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Awards Media gathering in Los Angeles.

JK Rowling Donates Signed Books To Harry Potter Alliance

J.K. Rowling has donated seven signed Harry Potter books to the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA) for their crowdsourced fundraiser Equality FTW (pronounced “for the win”), which is less than $5000 away from its $100,000 goal with five days remaining. The HPA, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, will use the funds raised to support another year of equality […]

DC Entertainment Dominates Comic Book Sales In September

(BusinessWire)–DC Entertainment decisively topped the comic book sales charts for the month with a jaw-dropping figure of over 4.3 million comic books sold, making the company the #1 comic book publisher for September, according to Diamond Comic Distributors, the largest comic book distributor in the world. This is the third year in a row DC has […]

Cult Classic Film Franchise The Boondock Saints Launches Digital Comic Series

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ComiXology, the cloud-based digital comics platform, says today that the comic book series based on Troy Duffy’s cult-hit The Boondock Saints and published by 12-Gauge Comics is now available across comiXology’s entire platform via iPhone, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows 8 and the Web. The digital comic debut coincides with the nationwide Blu-Ray release of The Boondock Saints II: Director’s Cut on October 1. The franchise continues […]

Author To Discuss Ocean Exploration

LA JOLLA—Author Ben Hellwarth, author of  Sealab: America’s Forgotten Quest to Live and Work on the Ocean Floor will be the guest speaker at Birch Aquarium at Scripps on September 30. Hellwarth will share archival visuals and rare audio clips in a presentation based on his book. Sealab is the first-ever account about the pioneering U.S. […]