December 2017. A major acquisition by a European firm early in the year resulted in the sale of two dozen unpublished works. Now scheduled for resale publishing, mass market paperback, the first will be Bass Reeves and The Lone Ranger: Debunking the Myth, scheduled for publication in January 2018.
November 2017. Martin wrote the introduction for Bold Venture’s latest publication, WYXIE WONDERLAND: An Unauthorized 50-Year-Diary of WXYZ Detroit, now available on Amazon.com.
July 2016. Martin has agreed to attend SPERDVAC as a guest in Las Vegas in January of 2017 and November 2018. Martin will deliver two slide show presentations at each event.
October 2013. Martin’s book about THE TIME TUNNEL recently received “Honorable Mention” at the annual Halloween Book Festival. Way to go Martin!
November 2011. Martin’s book on THE TWILIGHT ZONE recently won the 2011 Halloween Book Festival’s best Science-Fiction book of the year! The competition honors general excellence and the awards are intended to draw public attention to worthy selections during the busiest season for book sales. The festival is part of the 2011 Aliens to Zombies Convention (The A to Z Convention) in Hollywood, CA.
October 2011. Martin contributed audio commentary to THE TWILIGHT ZONE Bluray releases (Seasons Two through Five). His audio commentary for the “King Nine Will Not Return” episode on the Season Two Blu Ray release of TWILIGHT ZONE recently got nominated for “Best Commentary” by the Rondo Awards! Congrats Martin!
September 2011. VCI Entertainment recently released THE GREEN HORNET: The Motion Picture. Martin helped provide the editorial cuts for the motion-picture, now available wherever DVDs are sold. Both the 1940 and 1941 cliffhanger serials are available on DVD, also through VCI Entertainment. Martin provided the extensive liner notes that accompany the serial. This is a great opportunity to read up on the serials before watching them!