1930s > 1934

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    Black God's Kiss by C.L. Moore

Originally published in the legendary magazine Weird Tales in 1934, C.L. Moore’s Jirel of Joiry is fantasy’s first true strong female protagonist, as well as one of the most striking and memorable characters to come out of the golden age of science fiction and fantasy.

Year: 1934
Genre: Sword and Sorcery

    Builders of the Dark Empire by Grant Stockbridge and Norvell Page

The little tramp steamer ploughed steadily over a hot, placid sea—then suddenly, terror stalked it and every man aboard was doomed! In swift succession, other vessels, large and small, meet the same ghastly fate. Swift and terrible, death was abroad upon the shipping lanes. And the SPIDER, for once taken off his guard, lies supposedly dying in a New York hospital at the same instant that the Terror from the Seas raises its ugly head above the city skyline—to menace the life of the nation!

Year: 1934

    Cavern of the Damned by Curtis Steele and Frederick C. Davis

Secretly, behind closed doors and guarded portals the mysterious Black Power of Zaava spread its hidden terror throughout America. What evil force was behind the destruction of churches; the wholesale disappearance of entire congregations? What sinister spell had fallen upon American men and women to make them hurl themselves into white-hot flaming furnaces.

Year: 1934

    City of Flaming Shadows by Grant Stockbridge and Norvell Page

An entire city in darkness, . . . . stripped of its wealth and gold, as the flaming massacre of thousands shroud entire neighborhoods. Richard Wentworth must single-handedly save the life of the woman he loves, while, as the Spider, he must battle the flaming shadows of death, and squash the Tarantula's spree of terror.

Year: 1934
Genre: Hero Pulps

    Death's Crimson Juggernaut by Grant Stockbridge and Norvell Page

How could an unsuspecting nation know the dread portent of this first, startling crime, or foresee that the very heart of America would soon be squeezed dry in the Murder Master's crimsoned, relentless hands... And the Spider himself, fleeing victim of a grim, deadly man-hunt; his allies captured and fettered; his friends fishonored and shamed, is put to the most critical test of his career to battle the dark, evil power of those who drive Death's Crimson Juggernaut!

Year: 1934

    Empire of Doom by Grant Stockbridge and Norvell Page

City after city faces the grim attack of the Green Hand's ghastly death vapors and is laid waste. How can the SPIDER, sickened by the death screams of agonized thousands, check the rising power of the new Dictator--and at the same time conceal his true identity?

Year: 1934

    Invasion of the Dark Legions by Curtis Steele

A powerful army of invasion-armed with the most ghastly modern weapons: bacteria, plagues, hideous diseases-lay carefully hidden within the borders of the United States, ready to strike at the heart of the nation, to kill, pillage, demolish... A foreign demagogue, mad-drunk with power, greed, and lust, planned the slaughter of a million helpless men and women, to sate his twisted, race-proud ambition.

Year: 1934
Genre: ActionAdventure

    Legions of Starvation by Curtis Steele and Frederick C. Davis

Speeding through the silent blackness of the night, a long freight-train was laden with a cargo more precious than fine gold-wheat Then suddenly, the hirelings of Apocryphos unleashed red destruction, and the great machine lay wrecked, its cars of priceless grain afire... Only one man--Operator 5--realized the ghastly extent of the diabolical plot.

Year: 1934

    Master of Broken Men by Curtis Steele

Chaos, confusion, disintegration fall with swift, breath-taking disaster upon America. Already terrorized by a tottering, unstable world, American men and women are swept into a mad stampede when the great leaders of the nation are spirited away, one by one, to return broken men, useless, inept.

Year: 1934

    Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

Just after midnight, the famous Orient Express is stopped in its tracks by a snowdrift. By morning, the millionaire Samuel Edward Ratchett lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Without a shred of doubt, one of his fellow passengers is the murderer. Isolated by the storm, detective Hercule Poirot must find the killer among a dozen of the dead man’s enemies, before the murderer decides to strike again.

Year: 1934
Genre: Locked RoomMurder Mystery

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1934Black God's Kiss by C.L. Moore Sword and Sorcery
1934Builders of the Dark Empire by Grant Stockbridge
1934Cavern of the Damned by Curtis Steele
1934City of Flaming Shadows by Grant Stockbridge Hero Pulps
1934Death's Crimson Juggernaut by Grant Stockbridge
1934Empire of Doom by Grant Stockbridge
1934Invasion of the Dark Legions by Curtis Steele Action, Adventure
1934Legions of Starvation by Curtis Steele
1934Master of Broken Men by Curtis Steele
1934Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie Murder Mystery, Locked Room, Hercule Poirot
1934Prince of the Red Looters by Grant Stockbridge
1934Reign of the Silver Terror by Grant Stockbridge
1934Satan's Death Blast by Grant Stockbridge
1934Secret Agent X-9 by Dashiell Hammett Hero Pulps
1934Secret Six #1: The Red Shadow by Robert J. Hogan Hero Pulps
1934Secret Six #2: House of Walking Corpses by Robert J. Hogan
1934Secret Six #3: The Monster Murders by Robert J. Hogan
1934Secret Six #4: The Golden Alligator by Robert J. Hogan
1934Serpent of Destruction by Grant Stockbridge
1934Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald Literature
1934The Case of the Curious Bride by Erle Stanley Gardner Extortion, Perry Mason
1934The Case of the Howling Dog by Erle Stanley Gardner Domestic Suspense, Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
1934The Case of the Lucky Legs by Erle Stanley Gardner Legal Thriller, Perry Mason
1934The Citadel of Hell by Grant Stockbridge
1934The Complete Cases of Peter Kane by Hugh B. Cave Hardboiled Detective, Pulp Fiction
1934The Corpse Cargo by Grant Stockbridge
1934The Green Death Mists by Curtis Steele Action, Adventure
1934The Invisible Empire by Curtis Steele
1934The Mad Horde by Grant Stockbridge Hero Pulps
1934The Masked Invasion by Curtis Steele Pulp Fiction, Hero Pulps
1934The Melting Death by Curtis Steele
1934The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain Crime Fiction, Noir Fiction, Los Angeles
1934The Red Death Rain by Grant Stockbridge Hero Pulps
1934The Weird Tales of Conan the Barbarian by Robert E. Howard Conan the Cimmerian
1934The Yellow Scourge by Curtis Steele
1934Triplanetary by E.E. Doc Smith Space Opera, Lensman
1934Wings of the Black Death by Grant Stockbridge

 

 

 


 

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