Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The New Adventures of Senorita Scorpion” as Want to Read:
The New Adventures of Senorita Scorpion
by Percival Constantine (Goodreads Author) , Nancy A. Hansen , Brad Mengel , Andrea Judy (Goodreads Author)
PULP OBSCURA, an imprint of Pro Se Productions in conjunction with Altus Press, proudly presents new tales of the Masked Mistress of the Range written by three of today's best authors! THE NEW ADVENTURES OF SENORITA SCORPION! Created by Les Savage, Senorita Scorpion is in fact Elgera Douglas, a young lady who became a legendary outlaw defending her family's land and ...more
Paperback, 102 pages
Published March 1st 2013 by Createspace
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Apr 28, 2013 Werner rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Fans of action adventure, or action heroines; Western fans
Pulp Western writer Les Savage, Jr. (1922-1958) was short-lived, dying at 35; but he began writing at the age of 17, and managed to produce over 20 books, as well as a substantial body of short fiction. Though he's not well-known today, genre critics who have taken note of his work agree that he was more enlightened in his view of women and of ethnic minorities than most pulp writers (and editors/readers) of his day. An example of his trail-blazing in both areas is his series heroine Elgera ...more
Finally got a chance to read this book and will always have fond memories of seeing author Andrea Judy hand a signed copy of it to Neil Gaiman. So I may be a bit biased when I say that SS is a memorable collection of New Pulp western tales. Judy's tale is by far the most empowered and able-bodied version of SS portrayed in this collection. Hope to see more in the future from both the authors and Senorita Scorpion.
Percival Constantine was born and raised in the Chicago area and graduated from Northeastern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Arts in literature and mass media. In 2005, he began working in the comic book industry as an editor for Making Comics Studios. Since then, he has also worked as a freelance letterer and writer for, among others, AC Comics, Black Glass Press, Cosmic Times and FYI ...moreMore about Percival Constantine...