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Kurt Busiek's Astro City : confession

Author: Kurt Busiek; Brent Eric Anderson
Publisher: La Jolla, CA : Homage Comics, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Fiction
Graphic novels
Fantastic fiction
Superhero comic books, strips, etc
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
Science fiction
Superheroes comics
Fantasy fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Busiek; Brent Eric Anderson
ISBN: 1563895501 9781563895500
OCLC Number: 43525129
Notes: "Originally published as Kurt Busiek's astro city v. 2 #4-9 and Wizard presents Astro City #1-2"--Title page verso.
Description: 298 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: New kid in town --
Learning the game --
The gathering dark --
Eye of the storm --
Patterns --
My father's son --
The nearness of you --
Dramatis personae --
Cover gallery.
Other Titles: Astro City.
Confession
Responsibility: Kurt Busiek, writer ; Brent Eric Anderson, penciler ; Will Blyberg, inker ; John Roshell, lettering & design ; Alex Sinclair, colors ; Alex Ross, covers ; Busiek, Anderson & Ross, city fathers.

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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.

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