Category Archives: Mainstream Bookstores

Jonathan Maberry’s BIG SCARY THOUGHTS™ – A Horrifying HOLIDAY Gift Guide!

Okay, the title isn’t a reference to peculiar boxers. We’re talking short horror fiction. Here’s the weird thing. Novels don’t typically sell well with the word ‘horror’ on the cover (they call them ‘fiction’, ‘thriller’, ‘paranormal’, yada yada), but when … Continue reading

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RATE THE COVERS!™ 40 of the BEST & WORST Comic Book Covers for 12.14.11!

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Heidi Ruby Miller’s GEEK GIRL UNDERGROUND – Set Your Phasers to L❤ve!

Wait, I had a bunch of other equally groan-worthy titles I could have used, like Is That a Light Saber or Are You Just Happy to See Me? Or, how about I Want to Frack You Even Though You’re a … Continue reading

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RATE THE COVERS!™ 40 of the BEST & WORST Comic Book Covers for 12.7.11!

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Insideman’s Pull List™ Hardcover, Graphic Novel & Manga Picks for 11.30.11

HERE’S A NEW ONE. (At least for me.) I’m experiencing a new phenomena. Sometimes when I write opinions– or opinionated columns about certain publishers or creators– the subjects of said articles suddenly start following me (or the IMJTruthsayers account) on … Continue reading

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Introducing IMJ’s NEWEST COLUMNIST – Award Winning Author HEIDI RUBY MILLER!

A lot of people curse the internet. I actually love it (most of the time). I distinctly remember how it used to take DAYS to hunt down some obscure item the old-fashioned way: Looking in newspaper classifieds, calling dozens of … Continue reading

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RATE THE COVERS!™ 20 of the BEST or WORST Comic Book Covers for 11.30.11!

Posted in A Public Service Post, ALTERNATIVE COMICS, AVENGERS, AWESOME COMIC BOOK COVERS, Bomb Queen, BREAKING NEWS, COMIC BOOK COVERS, COMIC BOOK INDUSTRY, Comics Commentary, Comics Shipping, Commentary, Controversy, Cool Commentary, Dark Horse Comics, DC Comics, DC NEW 52, DCnU, Geek Culture, IMJ Nation™, IMJ REGULAR FEATURE, IMJ WEEKLY FEATURE, Inveterate Media Junkies™, Inveterate Media Junkies™ Regular Feature, Inveterate Media Junkies™ Weekly Feature, MAINSTREAM BEST SELLERS, Mainstream Bookstores, Mainstream Comics, Marvel Comics, NEW COMIC BOOK COVERS, New Comic Book Releases, New This Week | Tagged , , , , , , | 9 Comments