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Strain, Christina

Overview
Works: 75 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 5,657 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Adventure stories  History 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist, Author
Classifications: PN6728.R865, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Christina Strain
Superheroes : a never-ending battle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the dawn of the comic book genre and its progenitors, as well as the evolution of the characters that leapt from the pages over the last 70 years and their ongoing worldwide cultural impact. It chronicles how these 'disposable diversions' were subject to intense government scrutiny for their influence on American children and how they were created in large part by immigrants whose fierce loyalty to a new homeland laid the foundation of a multi-billion-dollar industry
Runaways by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member 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
Runaways by Joss Whedon( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to flee to New York when their Los Angeles hideout is compromised, the Runaways become mixed up with criminal boss the Kingpin, a decision that leads to a fight with the Punisher and a trip back in time to 1907
Parental guidance by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the youngest member of the Runaways is separated from her teammates, Molly Hayes must survive a night alone on the mean streets of Los Angeles! The 11-year-old mutant girl soon hooks up with a new group of runaways, but is their mysterious leader a hero or a villain?
Runaways : Rock zombies by Terry Moore( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The teenagers, including Chase, Alex, and Nico, try to get back to their normal lives while neutralizing violent threats to Los Angeles
Runaways by Terry Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dissent erupts within the ranks of the Runaways, a diverse group of kids who have rebelled against their super-villain parents, when soldiers from the planet of Majesdane attack in an effort to capture Karolina Dean, who they claim has done a great wrong to their race
Escape to New York by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a dangerous alien invades Los Angeles, it's up to Karolina Dean to stop him. Plus, the Runaways embark on a coast-to-coast adventure with Cloak and Dagger and the New Avengers. And, Cloak is forced to turn to the Runaways when he is accused of a crime he didn't commit in New York City
Live fast by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Runaways say goodbye to the past, and make hard decisions about their future. Plus: Still reeling from the events of Civil War: Young Avengers/Runaways, the teenage heroes must now confront a horrific enemy who threatens to tear the team apart!
Thor by J. Michael Straczynski( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thor is back in action with a vengeance! But as the Asgardians returned to this life and Thor returned to Midgard, so came the ills that have plagued the gods and man for millennia. Now, for the first time since their rebirth, Thor and his fellow hero-gods must venture forth from the Shining City to confront the growing evils that amass on their horizon - and within their walls
S.H.I.E.L.D by Jonathan Hickman( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of comic book stories about the S.H.I.E.L.D. heroes of the past, who include such figures as Leonardo Da Vinci, Sir Isaac Newton, Galileo, and the Egyptian leader Imhotep, who successfully defeated Galactus, the Brood, and forced the Celestials to retreat
Runaways by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenage fugitives Nico, Gert, Karolina, Chase and Molly are survivors. After learning their parents were secretly super-villains, the kids discovered special skills of their own and used them to topple the Los Angeles criminal empire they were meant to inherit, the Pride. Now, new menaces are plotting to take the Pride's place, and the young Runaways remain together to protect the city their parents once plundered. Guest-starring Cloak and Dagger, the New Avengers, the X-Men and more!
World War Hulk by Dwayne McDuffie( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"World War Hulk is over. But the Aftersmash has just begun. Heroes and monsters rise and fall as the events of World War Hulk reverberate through the blasted ruins of New York City with goliath impact in a massive story featuring the Warbound, the Renegades, Heroes for Hire, Iron Man, Tom Foster and Damage Control. And yes, smashing will be involved. Plus: We don't know if you heard, but Hulk came back to earth and made a huge mess. Who's S.H.I.E.L.D. gonna get to clean it up? DAMAGE CONTROL, the roughest, toughest dilapidated dirt dogs this side'a the universe. If anyone can clean up the aftereffects of World War Hulk, they can. But while they're picking up the pieces, they find that the war may not be over"--P. [4] of cover
Runaways : the complete collection by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They were six normal teenagers linked only by their wealthy parents' annual business meeting...until a chance discovery revealed the shocking truth: their parents are the secret criminal society known as the Pride. For years, the Pride controlled all criminal activity in Los Angeles, ruling the city with an iron fist...and now, with their true natures exposed, the Pride will take any measures necessary to protect their organization--even if it means taking out their own children. Now on the run from their villainous parents, Nico, Chase, Karolina, Gertrude, Molly and Alex have only each other to rely on
My secret life by Sean McKeever( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dark reign by Paul Cornell( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They call themselves the Young Avengers, teenage rebels, on the run from the authorities, hated and feared by a world they've sworn to protect. Their interests include interspecies, romance, modern art and bloody murder. Everything is permitted, and so are they. Until they meet the original Young Avengers. And then their gray areas will come home to roost!"--P. [4] of cover
Still friends by Sean McKeever( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Runaways by Kathryn Immonen( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mysterious aircraft crashes into the home of the Runaways, a group of friends whose parents were all super-powered villains, and as the team must deal with tragedy and a figure from the past that has returned
Runaways by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the Pride gone, every bad guy in the Marvel Universe is trying to fill the void they left behind. The Runaways are the only heroes who can stop them. And what team of young heroes is looking for the Runaways and why?
Pride & joy by Brian K Vaughan( Book )

in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet Alex, Karolina, Gert, Chase, Molly and Nico -- a group of teens whose lives are about to take an unexpected turn. When these six young friends discover their parents are all secretly super-powered villains, the shocked teens 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
Runaways by Joss Whedon( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clash with The Punisher lands the Runaways in New York in 1907, where the teens must deal with child labor, quaint technology, and competing gangs of superfolk called "Wonders" as they search for a way back
 
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Christina Strain Artist

Languages
English (36)

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RunawaysParental guidanceRunaways : Rock zombiesRunawaysEscape to New YorkLive fastThorS.H.I.E.L.D