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Hulu Snaps up Abrams-Produced Drama

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

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11/22/63, an adaptation of Stephen King‘s 2011 novel produced by J.J. AbramsBad Robot, was picked up by Hulu.

The adaptation will be a nine-episode “straight-to-series” order.

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The Art of John Alvin Book Review

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

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Trek fans may remember John Alvin‘s work on the Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country poster, but the artist created many other iconic movie posters.

The Art of John Alvin, written by his widow Andrea Alvin, explores over three dozen of these posters, beginning with 1974′s Blazing Saddles.

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Made Out Of Mudd Photonovel

Monday, September 15th, 2014

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IDW Publishing‘s Made Out of Mudd photonovel will arrive in December, but fans can have a sneak peek of the stories in the photonovel now.

Made Out of Mudd was written by John Byrne, who also was the artist and photo-manipulator for the photonovel.

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New Burton Book Coming Soon

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

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Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s LeVar Burton has penned a book for children.

The book, The Rhino Who Swallowed a Storm, will be published by Reading Rainbow.

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Star Trek Seekers Cover Art

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

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Rob Caswell, the artist responsible for the beautiful cover artwork of the new Star Trek Seekers series of books, spoke about his Blish-inspired artwork.

The Star Trek Seekers series of books is being written by Kevin Dilmore, David Mack, and Dayton Ward.

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New DS9 eBook To Debut

Monday, August 25th, 2014

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A new Deep Space Nine eBook by Paula M. Block and Terry J. Erdmann will be of interest to fans of the Ferengi.

The new book is Lust’s Latinum Lost (and Found).

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Mack: IDIC Means Everyone

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

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Star Trek Author David Mack responded to a critical fan email and showed just what “Infinite Diversity in Infinite Combinations” should mean.

The unnamed fan was upset over a same-sex relationship depicted in Mack’s Star Trek: Vanguard: Harbinger novel.

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New Life and New Civilizations: Exploring Star Trek Comics Review

Friday, August 8th, 2014

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The Book:

New Life and New Civilizations: Exploring Star Trek Comics features almost two dozen articles on various aspects of Star Trek comics; from the earliest ones published to recently-published comics.

Beginning with a foreword by David Gerrold (The Trouble With Tribbles), the structure of the book is as follows:

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The Art of John Alvin

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

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Later this month, a new book should be of interest to fans of the artwork of Artist John Alvin.

Alvin has created over one-hundred-and-thirty movie posters, including the one for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.

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True Trek History To Be Penned

Friday, July 25th, 2014

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A new book chronicling the history of Star Trek, The 50 Year Mission: The Complete Uncensored, Unauthorized Oral History of Star Trek, will debut in 2016.

Published by Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press, The 50 Year Mission will be written by Edward Gross and Mark A. Altman.

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Insight Editions Announces Three Trek Books For 2015

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Three new books from Insight Editions set to debut next year will cover costumes, and traveling to Vulcan and Qo’NoS.

The books include: Star Trek: Dressing the Final Frontier, Star Trek Travel Guide: Vulcan and Star Trek: Travel Guide: The Klingon Empire.

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Star Trek Pop-Ups Book Preview

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

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A new pop-up book including seven pop-up Star Trek scenes will be of interest to Trek fans.

Star Trek Pop-Ups, by Courtney Watson McCarthy, will arrive this November.

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Star Trek: The Next Generation Season Eight

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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A new trade paperback due out next year will continue the adventures of The Next Generation in a mockumentary style book.

Star Trek: The Next Generation – Warped, An Engaging Guide to the Never-Aired 8th Season was written by Mike McMahan.

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Fun With Kirk And Spock Book

Monday, June 30th, 2014

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A new Star Trek parody book, Fun with Kirk and Spock, will be released next month.

Fun with Kirk and Spock was written by Robb Pearlman in the style of the children’s reading book Fun with Dick and Jane. Gary Shipman provided the illustrations.

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Star Trek Seekers Cover Art Debuts

Friday, May 9th, 2014

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Fans of the James Blish Star Trek books from the late 1960s and early 1970s will enjoy the new art for the Star Trek Seekers series of books.

The covers feature art created by a Star Trek fan, Rob Caswell, whose covers were the inspiration for the new series.

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