Vaughan, Brian K.
Most widely held works about Brian K Vaughan
Most widely held works by Brian K Vaughan
Runaways by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
130 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
When six young friends discover that their parents are all secretly super-powered villains, they run away together and find strength in one another to overcome their evil legacy.
Y : the last man by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
57 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 941 libraries worldwide
It's 2002, and a plague of unknown origin has killed all of the male mammals on Earth-all except an amateur escape artist named Yorick Brown and his surly helper monkey, Ampersand. As the last remaining &-chromosome carriers on the planet, Yorick and his pet hold the fate of humanity in their hands.
Pride of Baghdad by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 927 libraries worldwide
In the spring of 2003, a pride of lions escaped from the Baghdad Zoo during an American bombing raid. Lost and confused, hungry but finally free, the four lions roamed the decimated streets of Baghdad in a desperate struggle for their lives. In documenting the plight of the lions, Pride of Baghdad raises questions about the true meaning of liberation -- can it be given, or is it earned only through self-determination and sacrifice? And in the end, is it truly better to die free than to live life in captivity?
Pride of Baghdad : inspired by a true story = Kibriyāʼ Baghdād by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 656 libraries worldwide
Inspired by true events, a graphic novel examines life on the streets of war-torn Iraq, raising questions about the meaning of liberation through the experiences of four lions who escaped from the Baghdad Zoo during a raid.
Pride & joy by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 467 libraries worldwide
Meet Alex, Karolina, Gert, Chase, Molly, and Nico, a group of teenswhose lives are about to take an unexpected turn. When these six young friends discover their parents are all secretly super-powered villains, the shocked teenagers find strength in one another. Together, they run away from home and straight into the adventure of their lives--vowing to turn the tables on their evil legacy.
True believers by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
Now that the evil Pride is gone, nearly every bad guy in the Marvel Universe is trying to fill the power vacuum in Los Angeles, and the Runaways are the only heroes who can stop them! Plus: What does a mysterious new team of young heroes want with the Runaways?
The good die young by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
Our fledgling teenage heroes have learned how their parents' criminal organization began, and now they must decide how it should end. As the Runaways' epic battle against their evil parents reaches its shocking conclusion, the team's mole stands revealed, and blood must be shed. Which kids will still be standing when the smoke finally clears?
Y : the last man : unmanned by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 439 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 2002, a plague of unknown origin destroyed every last sperm, fetus, and fully developed mammal with a Y chromosome-with the apparent exception of one young man and his male pet. This "gendercide" instantaneously exterminated 48% of the global population, or approximately 2.9 billion men. Now, aided by the mysterious Agent 355, the last human male Yorick Brown must contend with dangerous extremists, a hoped-for reunion with a girlfriend on the other side of the globe, and the search for exactly why he's the only man to survive.
Teenage wasteland by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Still on the run from their super-villain parents, this motley crew of super-powered kids finds a kindred spirit in a daring young stranger and welcomes him into their fold. But will this dashing young man help the teenagers defeat their villainous parents ... or tear them apart?
Ex machina. Book 1, The first hundred days by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
"Set in our modern-day world, 'Ex Machina' tells the story of civil engineer Mitchell Hundred, who becomes America's first living, breathing super-hero after a strange accident gives him amazing powers. Eventually Mitchell tires of risking his life merely to maintain the status quo, retires from masked crimefighting and runs for mayor of New York City, winning by a landslide. But Mayor Hundred has to worry about more than just budget problems and an antagonistic governor, especially when a mysterious hooded figure begins assassinating plow drivers during the worst snowstorm in the city's history!"--Amazon.
Buffy the vampire slayer. Season eight Volume 2. No future for you by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 408 libraries worldwide
"When a rogue debutant Slayer begins to use her power for evil, Giles is forced to recruit the rebellious Faith, who isn't exactly known for her good deeds. Giles offers Faith a clean slate if she can stop this snooty Slayer from wreaking total havoc--that is, if Buffy doesn't beat her to it" -- from publisher's web site.
Y : the last man--cycles by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
It's 2002, and a plague of unknown origin has killed all of the male mammals on Earth-all except an amateur escape artist named Yorick Brown and his surly helper monkey, Ampersand. As the last remaining & -chromosome carriers on the planet, Yorick and his pet hold the fate of humanity in their hands. To ensure the survival of the species, they've teamed up with a gun-toting government agent and the world's premier bioengineer to discover the secret behind the plague. But while they ride the rails across a radically transformed America, the man-hating Daughters of the Amazon are right behind them-and an unplanned stopover in the seemingly utopian town of Marrisville, Ohio may mean the end of the line for the Last Man.
Ultimate X Men. Vol. 13, magnetic north by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 391 libraries worldwide
When Lorna Dane accidently commits murder when her powers go out of control, Emma Frost feels forced to hand her over to S.H.I.E.L.D., forgetting that there's only one cell capable of containing that amount of magnetic power and it already has another occupant.
Ex machina. Book 2, Tag by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 384 libraries worldwide
"Retired super-hero and current New York City mayor Mitchell Hundred makes the most controversial decision of his political career. As the mayor's administration deals with the fallout, a supernatural terror stalks the subways beneath manhattan. What connection does this mysterious new threat have to Hundred's past as the heroic Great Machine?"--P.  of cover.
Parental guidance by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
The secret super-villain society is back, but this all-new group isn't made up of the Runaways' evil parents. Who are these shadowy players, and what do they want with the Marvel Universe's next generation of heroes?
Y : the last man. [Book 9], Motherland by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Finally reunited, Yorick and Ampersand are on a boat to China headed for a reunion with Yorick's lost fiancée in Paris. Meanwhile, Dr. Mann and Rose are close to discovering what caused the plague, but what they find in a lab in Hong Kong is something none of them expected.
Ultimate X Men. [Vol. 11], The most dangerous game by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 342 libraries worldwide
Mutants who have committed capital crimes are hunted for sport on the island of Krakos. When the X-Men are sent in to rescue Longshot, the mutant who has survived the longest, they find themselves caught up in the game instead. A malevolent media mogul named Mojo threatens to make Angel a real angel if Longshot isn't turned over to him.
False faces by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Batman faces his old enemies the Ventriloquist and the Mad Hatter, but the real danger lies in his sliding grip on his double life. Meanwhile, Wonder Woman tangles with Clayface and finds herself with an identity crisis of her own.
Y : the last man. One small step by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Yorick Brown, the only human male to survive a global sex-specific plague, may not be unique for much longer. As he makes his way across the remains of America (together with a secret government agent, a cloning specialist, and the only other male mammal to survive, Ampersand the monkey), the last man on Earth is about to have an unexpected visitation from above. Three astronauts are descending from the exhausted International Space Station, and two of them are men.
Ultimate X Men. [Vol. 12], Hard lessons by Brian K Vaughan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
Storm travels to the Great White North to find her missing friend and finds herself facing Lady Deathstrike instead. Then, a mutant resistant to psychic control takes the Manhattan Bank hostage with Xavier inside. Finally, the Ultimate Juggernaut returns to obtain the Gem of Cuttorak, which will make him truly unstoppable.
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