Moonstone Books has sent the cover images and solicitation information for titles arriving in November 2009.
THE SPIDER #3: “The Strange Case of The Spider and Mr. Hyde”
Story: Howard Hopkins
Art: Cortney Skinner
Cover: Gary Carbon
32pgs, b/w grayscale, $3.25
The Spider: the most violent and ruthless crime fighter of all time…A cloaked, fanged, borderline crazy denizen of the dark force-feeding hard justice with a pair of â€˜45’s!
The man-creature, hands about the Spider’s wrists, hoisted him off his feet and slammed him against the stone wall. The beast was powerful, incredibly so, for he suspended the Spider in midair and shook him like a child’s rattle. Then he twisted, and hurled the Spider. Helpless, grasping consciousness by silken webs, Wentworth’s back crashed into the low marble railing running along the balcony. Momentum carried him over the railing and hurtling towards death upon the theater floor twenty feet below…
(2 covers, 75% regular color cover, 25% reverse close up cover)
Sherlock Holmes Mysteries Vol.1 TPB
Author: Martin Powell
Art: Seppo Makinen
220pgs, b/w, squarebound, $22.95
10 digit: 193307664x
13 digit: 9781933076645
Back in print with a new cover!
Holmes vs Dracula and Holmes vs the Invisible Man!
The much-in-demand spine-tingling big tome is back!
After years of being unavailable, the TPB collection of “Scarlet in Gaslight” and “A Case of Blind Fear” is here!
Holmes teams up with Van Helsing team up to stop Professor Moriarty’s diabolic vampire invasion…lead by the master vampire himself, Dracula!
And then, was it a plague of hallucinations, or was London truly haunted by a monstrous unseen evil?
Story: Earl Mac Rauch
Art: Jesus Antonio Hernandez
Colors: James Brown
Covers: J. Anthony Kosar, Malcolm McClinton
32pgs, color, $3.99
(covers come: 75% J.Anthony Kosar, 25% Malcolm McClinton)
What was she like, before this exquisite & bad ass bass player joined the Hong Kong Cavaliers, and how did she join up? What is her hush-hush all-seeing connection with the World Crime League? Was it a love connection at first sight with Perfect Tommy and Lady G? How do you choose between plucking a bass guitar and plucking a chicken? And remember, as always, the watermelon is optional.
The Phantom Generations #9:
Story: Mike Baron
Art: Alex Saviuk
Colors: Rentao Guerra
Cover: Ruben Procopio, Douglas Klauba
32pgs, color, $3.99
A new maxi series of one shot comic novellas, with each issue by a different creative team telling a tale of one of the 21 Phantoms!
The Slave Trail…
The Phantom in chains!
Join Nexus’ co-creator Mike Baron for tale somewhere in the Middle East, where an entire village is put to the sword. A young child then looks to the Phantom to get his revenge for him…against an army of scimitars and flint locks…crocodiles…and quicksand!
The jungle is unforgiving to all.