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Bear Alley Books · 3d ago

Forgotten Authors Volume 1

A collection of essays about authors whose work entertained millions but who are now almost wholly forgotten. This is utterly fascinating:  what a terrific accomplishment!  It has held and e...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

The Men Behind Flying Saucer Review

From 1955 until the present day, the Flying Saucer Review has been key to chronicling the appearance of Unidentified Flying Objects and the latest theories of why they have been appearing in...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

Countdown to TV Action

AVAILABLE NOW!The latest comic index from Bear Alley Books covers the history and content of Countdown and TV Action, the Gerry Anderson-themed comic from Polystyle launched in the early 197...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

"Iron Mask" The story of Harry Bensley's "Walking Round the World" hoax

On 1 January 1908, in London's Trafalgar Square, a man in an old-fashioned iron helmet began an adventure that was to take him to 172 towns and cities in the United Kingdom before heading ov...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

The Complete Captain Future

One of the stars of the 1950s pirate era of comic publishing, Norman Light's 'Captain Future' was the star of the comic Spaceman, which Light published in 1953-54. One of the most successful...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

The Man Who Searched For Fear

The Man Who Searched For Fear gathers together three adventure strips drawn by one of Britain's comic strip masters: Bill Lacey. Lacey's first strips appeared in 1951, although the best of h...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

Worlds of Adventure by Gino D'Antonio

GINO D'ANTONIO IN FULL COLOUR "Superb production and a treasured addition to the groaning bookshelf!"—Dave Gibbons Worlds of Adventure gathers together four never previously reprinted, full-...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

Boys' World: Ticket to Adventure!

Boys' World is one of the most fondly remembered of all British comics from the 1960s. An Eagle for the new decade, it featured across its centre pages the mighty 'Wrath of the Gods', an epi...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

Ranger The National Boys' Magazine

Ranger The National Boys' Magazine is the latest in Bear Alley's series of titles covering the history and contents of some of Britain's most fondly remembered comics. Ranger may not have la...
Bear Alley Books · 4M ago

King Solomon's Mines

On the opposite side of the chamber were some wooden boxes. "There are the diamonds," I cried. Sir Henry held the light over the top box, which had been rendered rotten by time. Smashing my ...