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Phantom Series

Phantom Series

In the same way that a series volume title can be advertised yet not published, sometimes there are ads in trade magazines or in post-text ad pages of the books themselves. The Ben Lightbody series was advertised in several 1910s-era Altemus books. It was never published and probably never written. The Clover Girls series was […]

Phantom Title

Phantom Title

In a series of any length, many publishers and authors find it advantageous to promote their previous and future titles so that readers may look for them. A future title in a series can be announced in an advertisement or at the end of the present story with some phrase like “little did the Hardy’s […]