Synopses & Reviews
This one-of-a-kind magnet pack is guaranteed to add some romantic colour to your fridge, with a little helping hand from classic “Golden Age” comics. Each magnet features a single comic cover that tells a bodice-ripping, heartbreaking or steamy tale of passion. Whether it’s Exotic Romances or the girl who “sinned in secret and paid in public” there’s a host of wondrously camp artwork to enjoy. The accompanying book reveals the history of romance comics, with quirky stories to amuse your curious friends! Whether they’re unlucky in love, or happily settled, Lovelorn makes a perfect gift for fans of comics, pop culture and retro chic.
This one-of-a-kind pack features 16 classic “Golden Age” comic cover magnets, plus a 48-page book reveals the history of romance comics, with quirky stories to amuse your curious friends!
About the Author
Tim Pilcher is a comic book expert, historian, journalist, and lecturer. He has worked as an assistant editor at DC Comics Vertigo imprint. He was also associate editor of Comics International and has written numerous books on comics including The Essential Guide to World Comics with Brad Brooks, and the bestselling Erotic Comics: A Graphic History Volumes 1 & 2. He is a co-founder and current Chair of The Comic Book Alliance, “The voice of the British comics industry”.