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6 Books Adapted into Movies Starring Sylvester Stallone


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Movie adaptations of books might not be the first thing you think about when you hear the name Sylvester Stallone. But believe or not, here are six books that have been adapted into movies starring the Italian stallion.

Happy July 4th from Quirk Books!

Fourth of July weekend is upon us, Quirk Nation! Here's to eye-blazing fireworks, epic cook-outs, and all things red, white, and blue! As a Philadelphia-based publisher, we're celebrating our nation's freedom the best way we know how: our books reimagined as the Star Spangled Banner. Check them out and feel free to share your love of country and books! Happy Independence Day! 

Four Absurdly Patriotic Superheroes from Comic Book History

Comic books have a long association with star-spangled, flag-draped, red-white-and-blue-festooned crimebusters. It’s a heroic tradition dating all the way back to the very first patriotic paladin, The Shield (who debuted in 1940), and his better-known successor Captain America (who followed a year later). They’re not the only heroes to don the dapper togs of liberty, however. Literally dozens—maybe hundreds—of other comic book superheroes have filled the four-color ranks of liberty, including these lesser-known do-gooders who always wore their patriotism on their sleeves (or capes, or in one case, fur).

Quirk Perk: Encyclopedia Shatnerica

ENCYCLOPEDIA SHATNERICA by Robert Schnakenberg ($3.99)

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Quirk Perks: On A Stick! for $3.99!

ON A STICK by Matt Armendariz ($3.99)

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July 2015 Book Giveaways

We've got a bevy of good books seeking loving homes this month, including ARCs of two hotly anticipated Fall titles! 

Check out where you can request copies below. Giveaways will run until August 1. May the odds be ever in your flavor! 

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