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THE VAMPIRE OF THE LOST HIGHWAY LANDS AT COMIC ENTERPRISES PUBLISHING GROUP WITH A NEW ADVENTURE AND FREE ISSUES TO READERS
Bergen County, NJ – The Vampire of the Lost Highway – the acclaimed comic book of acclaimed writer Don Everett Smith Jr. – has found a new home with Comic Enterprise Publishing Group (CEPG).
To celebrate the acquisition, CEPG will be releasing The Vampire of the Lost Highway #1 for FREE to readers!
“However, that is not all,” said Rickaby. “I can now announce that issue #2 will be available on Aug. 13 – Don’s birthday! And on Sept. 1, we will release issue #3!” Rickaby said that issue #3 will begin the first of the new adventures of the Vampire that have not been published elsewhere!
“We are incredibly excited to have Don and The Vampire here under our banner,” said Mike Rickaby, publisher of CEPG. “When the Vampire became available we were thrilled to bring him into our stable!”
Rickaby said that the Vampire will join other CEPG titles – Fuerza 7, Fritesite, Wulfen, Lightning Comics and also the newly licensed Harrier Comics.
“Don has been a regular contributor to CEPG’s MEGABOOK anthology in recent years, both as a comic and prose writer” added Rickaby. “He is a true professional and incredible storyteller!”
Smith said he is also excited about bringing the Vampire to CEPG.
“I have gotten to know Mike Rickaby over the years and what I have found is a man who takes a unique approach to comic book publishing and he utilizes every resource out there,” said Smith. “I am so thrilled to be working with him now on a regular basis.”
ABOUT THE VAMPIRE OF THE LOST HIGHWAY
For centuries, residents of Fort Hawke County – in the Mid-West of America – have seen a “thing” with black wings fly along a road known as the Lost Highway. Many residents have encountered him in their times of need.
Their stories have been researched and chronicled. And now they can be shared in the pages of The Vampire of the Lost Highway.
You can download Issue #1 NOW at:
Vampire @ DriveThru
ABOUT DON EVERETT SMITH JR.
Don Everett Smith Jr. is a comic book writer, author, public speaker and educator. His current projects include the comic book The Vampire of the Lost Highway and he hosts The Sherlock Conversations which chronicles the fandom of both Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Who.
He also wrote comic books detailing the history of the United States Military – The American Defenders – Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines, Political Power Ronald Reagan, Political Power Rush Limbaugh, and Faith Series: Jesus Christ. He also adapted S.E. Hinton’s THE PUPPY SISTER into a graphic novel.
Smith turned the true life adventures of the Ghost Investigator Linda Zimmermann into two comic books and helped adapt her novel HVZA into a graphic novel anthology.
He has contributed to CEPG’s MEGABOOK graphic novel anthology series. He also authored two local history books – The Goffle Road Murders of Passaic County and Images of America: Hawthorne (NJ). Smith lives in New Jersey with his wife Laura, artist, and three cats.
Visit him at Donsmithwrites (dot) WordPress (dot)com.
ABOUT COMIC ENTERPRISES PUBLISHING GROUP (CEPG)
Starting in 2006, publisher Mike Rickaby decided to publish his own comic book anthologies with stories under the name of Comic Enterprise Publishing Group (CEPG). To date we have published 27 books. We do our best to empower comic artists to fulfill their dreams of publishing comics! Our imprint is put together with the efforts from literally hundreds of comic creators devoted to the craft of comic creation. Within our covers you will find universes of science fiction, action, horror, adventure, mystery and everything in-between!
We all hope you enjoy our on-going creator owned works like Fuerza 7, Fritesite, Lightning Comics Revival, Wulfen and much more! CE Publishing is also the home of MEGABOOK! The BIGGEST FREE comic book anthology on the internet! Support your starving indy creators by downloading and sharing our great books.
CEPG GIVES YOU MORE!
Expect some amazing announcements soon!!
In the mean time…
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