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Lemire, Jeff

Overview
Works: 119 works in 206 publications in 3 languages and 6,544 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Detective and mystery comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Draftsman, Creator, Contributor, Illustrator, dkf
Classifications: PN6733.L45, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeff Lemire
Tales from the farm by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After moving to his uncle's farm, 10-year-old orphan Lester befriends the town's gas station owner, damaged former hockey star Jimmy Lebeuf, and the two escape to a fantasy world of super-heroes, alien invaders, and old-fashioned pond hockey
The underwater welder by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"As an underwater welder on an oilrig off the coast of Nova Scotia, Jack Joseph is used to the immense pressures of deep-sea work. Nothing, however, could prepare him for the pressures of impending fatherhood. As Jack dives deeper and deeper, he seems to pull further and further away from his young wife and their unborn son. Then one night, deep in the icy solitude of the ocean floor, something unexplainable happens. Jack has a mysterious and supernatural encounter that will change the course of his life forever" -- from publisher's web site
Essex County by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the award-winning trilogy of graphic novels set in an imaginary version of the author's hometown, and reveals the problems and issues the families within the community face
The nobody by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and German and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Nobody takes H.G. Wells's timeless character of "The Invisible Man" and brings him into a modern small town, using him as a cipher to explore themes of identity, fear and paranoia, and how they can turn a small community in on itself and destroy even the most pure of friendships
Sweet tooth : out of the deep woods by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gus, a nine-year-old animal/human hybrid, grapples with some newfound abilities and the harsh reality of his existence when he starts exploring the world beyond his family's home after his father's death
Ghost stories by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Eldest brother Lou, now a deaf and lonely man, lives out his final days on his farm, full of guilt and regret for the decisions he made that tore his family apart."--Cover, p.4
The country nurse by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After moving to his uncle's farm, 10-year-old orphan Lester befriends the town's gas station owner, damaged former hockey star Jimmy Lebeuf, and the two escapes to a friendly world of super-heroes, alien invaders, and old-fashioned pond hockey
Animal Man by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When his daughter begins manifesting her own powers, Buddy Baker, also the superhero known as Animal Man, wonders if he'll be able to keep his family together
Sweet tooth by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'When they come and get you ... you don't never come back.' There are no good people left in the world. Gus is learning that the hard way. Gus thought the man called Jepperd was his protector, his friend. But then Jepperd brought him to a terrible place where half-animal hybrid children like Gus are kept in cages. A place where hard men conduct lethal experiments in a vain attempt to unravel the secret of the plague that has ravaged the world. These men sense that Gus is special. And they'll get to the bottom of what makes him that way ... by any means necessary. Meanwhile, Jepperd himself is a free man, who can roam the wastelands at will. But he can never forget the life he left behind. Now he's spiraling, heading down a self-destructive path ... and the tragedy he's worked so hard to bury, the tragedy that mad him what he is, waits for him at the bottom."--Publisher's description
Sweet tooth by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"'The end of the world was just the beginning for the boy called Gus. Born into a plague-ravaged wilderness, he's one of the human/animal hybrids who hold the promise of a cure in their veins. sold into captivity by a man he thought was his friend, Gus is now at the mercy of a ruthless militia who believe his past is the key to their future. And when they leave their fortified compound to hunt down Gus's history, an unlikely alliance may be his only chance to get out. Meanwhile, all that the man called Jepperd wants is to get back in. years ago Gus's captors took Jepperd's wife and baby from him, then forced him to betray Gus. Now he's out for bloody revenge, and he'll do anything to get it -- including joining forces with the crazed animal-worshipping cult that roams the wastelands. The question is, once Jepperd unleashes these wild men, can he ever put them back in their kennel? And when the secret of Gus's origin is uncovered, will he still be alive to learn it?"--P. [4] of cover
Justice League Dark by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vampires across the world have gone berserk, attacking anything with a pulse. Fearing her apocalyptic vision of the future has come to pass, Madame Xanadu mobilizes the team to intervene. But everything the Justice League Dark members know about how to slay a vampire is useless, for the world has changed
Superman : return of doomsday ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Doomsday is the unstoppable force of evil that once killed the Man of Steel. He has returned to Metropolis and is targeting the other heroes and villains from the original Reign of the Supermen story but there's something different about Doomsday -- something even the Justice League of America might not be prepared for! Discover the shocking secret of his ultimate goal in attacking all these members of the Super-family
Animal Man by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Buddy Baker's family is on the run, traveling across the country in an RV to escape the forces of death and decay, otherwise known as The Rot. Evil agents are hunting Buddy's four-year-old daughter Maxine, who has been chosen as the avatar of The Red, the force of animal life"--Page 4 of cover
Justice League of America by Geoff Johns ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Following the events of Throne of Atlantis, it is deemed necessary to create a new Justice League. This new superhero team is under the command of Col. Steve Travor, of the United States Military's A.R.G.U.S. division(Advanced Research Group Uniting Superhumans). Signing up for duty with this new incarnation of the JLA are Catwoman, Katana, Green Lantern, Green Arrow, Martian Manhunter, Steve Trevor, Hawkman, Star Girl and the long-awaited return of 80s superhero, Vibe."--Amazon.com
Sweet tooth by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"They were hunted...but they survived. The half-animal hybrid child called Gus and the big man called Jepperd have escaped the clutches of a brutal militia, with a ragtag band of scientists, survivors, and other hybrids in tow. Though the betrayals and sins of the past are fresh in their minds, an uneasy truce binds the group together. Now they head north to Alaska, where salvation from the sickness that slaughtered billions--and the mysterious condition that created Gus and his hybrid friends--may be found."--P. [4] of cover
Sweet Tooth by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the mysterious Captain James Thacker and his crew man a deadly expedition, they will uncover secrets centuries old, but what does any of this have to do with Gus and Jepperd? Plus, while Jeppard, Singh and Gus make plans to head to Alaska, things start to deteriorate for the rest of the group back at the sanctuary!
Sweet tooth by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweet Tooth : Wild Game by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gus, Jepperd, and their friends journey to a remote Alaskan outpost seeking the source of the apocalypse, while a bad man named Abbott swears death on anyone standing between him and a cure for the plague that has nearly extinguished mankind
Frankenstein, agent of S.H.A.D.E by Jeff Lemire ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The first installment in the exploits of S.H.A.D.E. (The Super Human Advanced Defense Executive), a group charged with defending the Earth against threats too terrible to reveal to the public at large and highly dependent on its secret weapon: Frankenstein
The world of Flashpoint featuring Green Lantern by Adam Schlagman ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Flashpoint has changed the DC Universe, and nothing is as it was before. Now, Abin Sur never died, and Hal Jordan never became the Green Lantern of Sector 2814. Earth has yet to be dragged into the Blackest Night, but a new horror awaits it-- a war between Atlantis and the Amazons that threatens to destroy the world-- and the Life Entity that dwells within it. In his mission to protect all life, Abin will defy the Guardians of the Universe and stand with earth's heroes to fight Wonder Woman and Aquaman and end the war, but to embrace his destiny he'll have to battle his best friend: the Green Lantern Sinestro. And though he's not a Lantern in this world, Captain Hal Jordan will become a true hero when he flies a mission that has the potential to turn the tide of the war-- and to be his last. Oliver Queen will struggle to find the hero inside when a mysterious assailant attacks 'Green Arrow Industries,' and... 'Frankenstein and the creatures of the unknown' [shows] that in a strange world like this, the strangest heroes may be the greatest heroes. Frank and his Creature Commandos won World War II for the Allies-- can they turn the tide in this war, as well?" -- p. [4] of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Lemire, Jeffrey
Languages
English (66)
Dutch (1)
German (1)
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