MURDER CAN BE FUN zine

MURDER CAN BE FUN was one of the most entertaining zines to come out of the 80s-90s. Each issue was filled with fascinating true crime stories and examples of human failure. Well researched and thoughtfully compiled, most issues kept to a theme that ranged from Zoo Deaths, Death at Disneyland, Musical Mayhem or evil, bad seed kids—always with a bit of cheeky humor mingling with the dark details. John Marr published this memorable zine out of San Francisco and it ran from 1986-2007 resulting in twenty issues. See the online shop for issues currently in stock! Continue reading MURDER CAN BE FUN zine

Catalog #2: Rare Thom Gunn, Queer Lit and Zines

Cat. 2

Moving quickly on the heels of the gruesome Catalog #1, I am releasing Catalog #2 which features a nice collection of books by Thom Gunn, several signed. The catalog is rounded out with a few queer-friendly zines and publications.

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Splatter Times – Horror Zine Newspaper

The Splatter Times From Catalog #1. With a tag line like “A decidedly unsavory publication.”, it’s hard to imagine going too wrong. Offered are two single issues of this early 80s horror cinema gem. Published by Donald Farmer, these early issues were printed as a larger format newspaper before they were modified later to a stapled design. 12pp, 11.5” x 14” newsprint #2, Summer 1983; Small tear at fold. $28 #3, Winter 1983-84 $28 Subscribe and follow on Instagram for first notice of curated catalog items.     Continue reading Splatter Times – Horror Zine Newspaper

Herschell Gordon Lewis, Film Zines in First Shop Catalog

Our first shop catalog is out! I will be releasing listing publications like this regularly to reference and announce curated items. Librocio Books Catalog #1 inclues some rare film zines and books, with the works of The Godfather of Gore, Herschell Gordon Lewis featured prominently. Other cool items include rare issues of The Splatter Times, Terror Fanastic and more! Follow me on Instagram and/or subscribe to get announcements on the coolest stuff first. View or download Catalog #1. Continue reading Herschell Gordon Lewis, Film Zines in First Shop Catalog