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April Fools Articles in Series Book Magazines

It is April 1 again and time for each amazing claim placed before you to be treated with more scrutiny than usual. Some series book fans like to play the April Fool’s Day game and have submitted articles to series book magazines that have misled some collectors to look for books that do not exist. […]

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 […]