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Alan Robert’s the Beauty of Horror Coloring Book Series Continues with 'Haunt of Fame'

With four fearsome coloring books, two seasonal specials, and a haunted journal under his belt, Alan Robert — creator of the coloring book phenomenon The Beauty of Horror and bassist/songwriter for the legendary metal band Life of Agony — is proud to announce the newest edition of the bestselling IDW series, The Beauty of Horror 5: Haunt of Fame. As with its preceding fourth volume (the wildly successful Creature Feature), Haunt of Fame plunges a sharp knife into the very heart of pop culture!

“It’s like a twisted wax museum filled with all of my favorite pop culture stars,” says Beauty of Horror creator Alan Robert. “Similar to how Ghouliana took on horror icons in the last book, this time she tackles rock royalty, sports heroes, and famous faces from TV and film. It’s a bizarre mashup that’s equally horrific as it is hilarious. I really can’t wait to see what coloring fans do with these freaky designs!”

Join the terrifying tyke Ghouliana and her merrily-macabre squad of walking horrors as they spend their 15 minutes with the most famous celebrities to ever brighten our cultural landscape. While coloring the 80 pages of detailed, hand-drawn designs, be sure to help the fan-favorite fiend find all the ghastly memorabilia and easter eggs hidden throughout. The Beauty of Horror 5: Haunt of Fame is presented in the original size and double-sided format that fans love.

“Alan Robert consistently delivers some of the most original and engrossing coloring experiences in the market,” says Nachie Marsham, publisher of IDW. “With its creepy aesthetic and passionate embrace of pop culture iconography, the Beauty of Horror line welcomes a diverse adult audience that’s eager to let loose with their mischievously creative side.”

The Beauty of Horror 5: Haunt of Fame Coloring Book
by Alan Robert
$16.99 US / $22.99 CAN
88-page, black-and-white square-bound softcover, 10” x 10"
On-Sale: 9/7/21

Ahead of Haunt of Fame’s autumn release, June 2021 will see the debut of the highly-anticipated The Beauty of Horror Tarot Decks, inviting fans and curious newcomers to glimpse the future in two terrifyingly tempting variations: Fear Your Future and Color Your Destiny. Both sets contain 22 major and 56 minor arcana cards, all illustrated by Alan Robert. Fear Your Future is a more traditional tarot set featuring fully-colored standard-sized tarot cards (featuring the sensational talent of Locke & Key colorist Jay Fotos), while Color Your Destiny has black-and-white oversized tarot cards that are uncoated and ready to color! Each Tarot Deck comes packaged inside a collectable keepsake book with ribbon lift, ready to add to any discerning tarot card collection.

The Beauty of Horror: Fear Your Future Tarot Deck
by Alan Robert and Jay Fotos
AUG200599, SRP: $21.99
78 full-color cards featuring linen finish; standard tarot size 67 x 126mm
On-Sale: 6/15/21

The Beauty of Horror: Color Your Destiny Tarot Deck
by Alan Robert
AUG200598, SRP: $21.99
78 uncoated, black-and-white cards; oversized tarot size 80 x 150mm
On-Sale: 6/15/21

Special Note: Fans who supported the The Beauty of Horror Tarot Deck Kickstarter will receive their decks and additional goodies beginning in May/June.

With the exciting new Beauty of Horror developments outlined above, now’s the perfect time to experience what GQ calls “an extraordinary collection of deeply unsettling images,” and The Wall Street Journal calls “scary fun!”

Check below for a list of IDW’s complete line of The Beauty of Horror products available now at your local comic shop!

IDW PUBLISHING
(A/CA) Alan Robert
  Get that red crayon ready! With this coloring book for adults channeling The Walking Dead meets The Secret Garden, comics creator/rock star Alan Robert (Crawl to Me, Killogy, Wire Hangers) invites fans of horror to discover their inner-colorist. Through intricate pen and ink illustrations to complete, color, and embellish, readers will meet an onslaught of severed heads, monsters, deadly weapons, and skeletal remains.
Visit burial grounds, the zombie apocalypse, serial killer lairs, and gruesome torture chambers. Horror fans and newcomers alike will welcome this GORE-geous and creative journey into a blood-soaked new world.
In Shops: Sep 21, 2016
SRP: $17.99
PREVIEWS Page #201

IDW PUBLISHING
(A/CA) Alan Robert
Advance solicited for September release! Get that red crayon ready! Rock-star turned comics creator Alan Robert has created a follow-up to his smash-hit, horror-themed adult coloring book! Follow everyone's favorite undead girl, Ghouliana, as she mischievously attempts to trick budding colorists into unleashing a deadly spell. Try and find the ingredients she's sprinkled throughout the intricate pen and ink illustrations before it's too late!
In Shops: Oct 18, 2017
SRP: $16.99
PREVIEWS Page #167

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Alan Robert (A/CA) Alan Robert
Explore more of Ghouliana's monochromatic world just waiting for you to saturate it with red, black, or any color you can imagine (even pastels). You never know what's lurking behind the next corner, so keep your eyes peeled for all the hidden pieces of the monster Ghouliana is trying to reanimate. Find out why Alternative Press hails The Beauty of Horror as "the twisted coloring book you've been waiting for!"
In Shops: Jun 27, 2018
SRP: $16.99
PREVIEWS Page #191

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Alan Robert (A/CA) Alan Robert
Ghouliana and friends take a stab at making their own monster movies in Volume 4 of the bestselling coloring book series!

Follow her gang of zombies, werewolves, vampires, and other undead pals as they recreate some of the scariest screams to ever hit the silver screen! While they're busy paying homage to their favorite frights throughout 80 pages of intricate, hand-drawn designs, be on the lookout for all of the iconic horror props they've dropped along the way. The Beauty of Horror 4: Creature Feature comes in the original size and double-sided format that fans love!
In Shops: Sep 30, 2020
SRP: $16.99
PREVIEWS Page #126

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Alan Robert (A/CA) Alan Robert
Advance solicited for September release! Expect more tricks than treats from bestselling artist Alan Robert as you color each of these GOREgeously drawn macabre masterpieces. While you fill your jack 'o lantern to the brim with delicious delights, keep an eye out for all of Ghouliana's contaminated candies before you take a fatal bite. She has already dismantled Christmas with The Beauty of Horror: Ghosts of Christmas Coloring Book, now it's time to turn Hallow's Eve on its head with these brand-new FANGtastic designs. Trick or Treaters beware! These 7" x 7", one-sided perforated pages allow you to decorate your haunt with your horrific creations for everyone to see! Ghouliana takes Mischief Night to a whole new level with this special Halloween edition of the hit coloring book series!
In Shops: Sep 04, 2019
SRP: $12.99
PREVIEWS Page #165

IDW PUBLISHING
(A/CA) Alan Robert
This new addition to the popular series of adult coloring books will fill even the longest nights of the year with the Beauty of Horror. May your days be scary and bright! Ghouliana sinks her fangs into The North Pole, causing all kinds of chaos and havoc on Christmas Eve with this spooktacular holiday-themed coloring book! Each perforated page is easily removable and ready for display under the mistletoe. Ghosts of Christmas is intricately illustrated by best-selling artist Alan Robert and is overflowing with limb-filled stockings, zombified elves, burning gingerbread houses, and decaying reindeer. Even good ol' Saint Nick is terrified to turn the pages! A terrific gift idea for horror enthusiasts and fans of the Beauty of Horror series.

Advance solicited for October release!
HorrorTalk.com called the second book in the series "the perfect gift to give someone who likes a little scare."
In Shops: Oct 10, 2018
SRP: $12.99
PREVIEWS Page #179

IDW PUBLISHING
(W) Alan Robert (A/CA) Alan Robert
They say there is nothing more frightening than the blank page... and up until now, they'd probably be right.

The Beauty of Horror: Haunt This Journal will give you nightmares for days. Follow ghastly fan-favorite Ghouliana on a macabre descent into madness as she prompts and pokes your every move! Abide her direction or else she may seek her revenge! Get in the spirit to rip up, tear out, and unleash your creativity in ways you've never dreamed of.

While this guided journal may be considered a companion to the hit adult coloring book series The Beauty of Horror, this time around, bestselling creator Alan Robert enourages you to color outside the lines!
In Shops: Sep 30, 2020
SRP: $14.99
PREVIEWS Page #127

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