Most widely held works about Kurt Busiek
Most widely held works by Kurt Busiek
Marvels by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
24 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 996 libraries worldwide
Marvel Comics brings back Kurt Busiek and Alex Ross' fully painted retelling of key moments in the birth of the Marvel Universe, as seen through the eyes of an innocent bystander.
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : life in the big city by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 869 libraries worldwide
Collects the first six volumes of the comic-book series "Astro City," which chronicles the hopes, dreams, and trials of ordinary people and superheroes in a city with a long history of protection from such powerful figures as Samaritan and Winged Victory.
Superman : secret identity by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 452 libraries worldwide
Collects the four-story miniseries about Clark Kent's life as Superman, and his struggle to maintain his secret identity as a boy, a man, a father and finally, a grandfather.
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : family album by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
Presents stories about the heroes, villians, and other citizens who inhabit the cartoon world of Astro City, and the crimes and mysteries that accompany them.
Kurt Busiek's Astro City : the tarnished angel by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Steeljak, the Steel-Jacketed Man, is paroled from prison and sets off in search of a peaceful life, until his past begins to catch up with him.
Kurt Busiek's Astro City : confession by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
A small-town boy comes to the wondrous metropolis of Astro City in hopes of becoming one of its renowned superheroes and finds himself face to face with its dark side.
The wizard's tale by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 289 libraries worldwide
Bafflerog Rumplewhisker, the wizard, is commanded to find the Book of Worse to ensure evil's eternal domination of the land of Ever-Night.
JLA/Avengers by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Superman, Batman, and the other members of the JLA join forces with Captain America, Iron Man, and the many other Avengers to fight a threat so immense it threatens two entire dimensions. Features introductions by Stan Lee and Julie Schwartz as well as a cover gallery by George Pérez and Tom Smith.
Superman. 1, Camelot falls by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
The Man of Steel has returned to Metropolis and must battle to rout Intergang out of Metropolis! He also faces trouble with Lois, looming problems involving Lana Lang, and a dangerous new discovery in Kazakhstan. Get ready for an action-packed saga that tears a swath across Eastern Europe!
Superman. Up, up and away by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
In the aftermath of Infinite Crisis, Superman, Earth's greatest defender, is mysteriously without his powers.
Superman. Redemption by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
Superman faces a crisis brought on by Redemption, a new superhero whose divine powers are challenging Superman's faith in humanity and in himself. In three tales, the Man of Steel's journey of discovery will take him from his childhood home in Smallville to Suicide Slum in Metropolis to a Kryptonian underworld. Can Superman resist the temptations of power and sin or will he be in need of some redemption himself?
Superman-- back in action by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Superman returns in time to join the planet's shock when churches, statues, bridges, islands, and even heroes start disappearing from the Earth and showing up in an intergallactic bidding war led by the Auctioneer. Only Superman can save the day, but what happens when he becomes the latest item open for bids?
Superman : shadows linger by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Superman battles the sinister Insect Queen, a villain with mysterious connections to Lana Lang.
Superman : the third Kryptonian ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Even as Superman discovers that there is another Kryptonian on Earth, an alien mercenary intent on destroying all remnants of the Kryptonian race arrives on the planet.
Superman : 3-2-1 action by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
What happens when Superman's pal Jimmy Olsen becomes a superhuman himself? All of a sudden, Jimmy has developed an ever-changing array of incredible powers, landing him on the front lines of the battle against all who would menace Metropolis as the city's newst superhero, Mr. Action.
Astro City : the dark age. 1. Brothers & other strangers by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 220 libraries worldwide
"Collecting the first eight chapters of the 16-part 'Dark Age' saga, revealing the history of Astro City and shedding light on some of its greatest heroes! Book One, now in trade paperback, takes place in the early 1970s and follows two brothers-- with one becoming a hero and the other taking a far different path. Along the way, the long-standing secret tale of the Silver Agent and his fate is told at last, as the story shifts back to the 1950s and what made the Williams brothers turn out so differently" -- from publisher's web site.
Conan. [Volume 1], The frost-giant's daughter and other stories by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Relates the earliest adventures of Conan outside his homeland, as he travels into the cold north, where gods and monsters build terrible monuments in their own honor and drive men before them like plowed earth.
JLA : syndicate rules by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Seeking retribution for the upheavals in their antimatter universe, the Crime Syndicate of Amerika of Earth 2 brings chaos to Earth. The Weaponers of Qward of the antimatter universe take advantage of the situation and threaten both teams and everyone on earth with a terrible new super weapon.
Superman. 2, Camelot falls : the weight of the world by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"The Man of Steel defends Metropolis from harm, but now he faces a dilemma: Are his heroics only making things worse? It all leads to a brawl between Superman and Arion of Atlantis miles beneath the Atlantic! But can Superman's Kryptonian might stand up to the magic of a sorcerer? And what will the outcome of the battle mean for the fate of the world?"--Publisher's website.
Trinity. [Vol. 1 by Kurt Busiek ( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
The "Big Three" heroes of the DC Universe finally star in their own title side-by-side as they face off against an intergalactic threat no one saw coming! TRINITY elaborates on what each of these heroes means to the DCU as well what their friendship means to one another.
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