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Roshell, John

Overview
Works: 30 works in 51 publications in 1 language and 1,899 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy fiction  Young adult works  Juvenile works 
Classifications: PN6728.A79, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Publications about John Roshell
Publications by John Roshell
Most widely held works by John Roshell
Wolverine by Paul Jenkins( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 410 libraries worldwide
The birth and childhood of young James Howlett: the secrets and intrigue of his family history and the first struggle with his subconscious savagery that culminated in tragedy. James' flight from everything he once knew led to the forging of the man known as Logan!
Kurt Busiek's Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 325 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
The Autumnlands by Kurt Busiek( Book )
3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
"When the wizards of the Autumnlands reach through time to bring back a legendary hero, they don't get the savior they expected. But in a shattered, besieged city, he's their only hope of survival-and possibly their entire world's, as well"--
The wizard's tale by Kurt Busiek( Book )
2 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 211 libraries worldwide
Bafflerog Rumplewhisker is an evil wizard whose job is to find the long-lost Book of Worse, which holds magical spells that can crush the forces of goodness and light forever. There's only one problem. This kindhearted wizard's heart's just not into it. So what does he do when he has to go on a quest to end all hope and light and freedom for everyone in the world?
Hulk : gray by Jeph Loeb( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Bruce Banner's life is changed forever when he transforms into his alter ego, the Hulk, and confesses his love to Betty Ross, the daughter of his mortal enemy, General "Thunderbolt" Ross
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"In this new ASTRO CITY collection, the spotlight falls on Quarrel and Crackerjack as they face a real crisis: what does an aging crimefighter do when time starts to take its toll? Plus, a look into Quarrel's origins - and the end of the line for one of Astro City's most stalwart heroes. And what's a talking gorilla to do when he's always wanted to be a drummer in a rock & roll band? That's right, you go to Astro City. But from there, well, things are never all that simple"--
Astro City : confession by Kurt Busiek( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
"Brian Kinney has left his rural home, seeking adventure in the big city - Astro City. After working his way into the super-hero scene as a busboy and waiter, Brian attracts the attention of Astro City's vigilante Confessor. Dubbed Alter Boy, Brian becomes the Confessors sidekick. While Astro City suffers under the looming threat of a serial killer on the loose and the city government moves to ban super heroes altogether, Brian questions the actions of his mentor. If that weren't enough, there just may be an alien invasion looming!"--
Kurt Busiek's Astro city : family album by Kurt Busiek( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 56 libraries worldwide
"A family album is a collection not just of faces, but of moments. Of treasured memories. And Astro City's family album is no exception. Acclaimed creators Kurt Busiek, Brent Anderson and Alex Ross invite you into a world of superheroes, monsters and other wonders, to let you walk the streets, breathe the air, share in some of the city's greatest moments ... and make them your treasured memories, too. A new family's first day in town. A world-famous hero takes on the fourth grade. A crimefighter and his wife face a momentous decision about the future. An unlikely entertainment legend reflects on his tumultuous life. And the perfect crime turns out ... not so perfect"--Page 4 of cover
Astro City : Victory by Kurt Busiek( Book )
2 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
"A major new epic begins featuring Winged Victory, Samaritan, and the Confessor, three of Astro City's most popular heroes. When criminal charges are brought against Winged Victory, the Confessor must investigate and it leads to open combat with Samaritan! Can Astro City's three greatest heroes find a way to work together against this mystery threat? Plus, Winged Victory's origin is revealed at last! Collects ASTRO CITY Nos.7-10 and ASTRO CITY VISITOR'S GUIDE No.1"--
Elephantmen by Richard Starkings( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
"They were genetically engineered to be supra-human weapons of mass destruction, but ultimately dismissed collectively as Elephantmen. Hip Flask, Ebony Hide and Obadiah Horn count amongst their number; wounded animals who, despite their differences and origins, must live in the world of man" --
Kurt Busiek's Astro City : confession by Kurt Busiek( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 38 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
Astro City by Kurt Busiek( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
"Starring the adventures of Astro City's most popular heroes, collecting ASTRO CITY: SAMARITAN #1, ASTRO CITY: ASTRA #1-2, ASTRO CITY: SILVER AGENT #1-2 and ASTRO CITY: BEAUTIE #1. Astra Furst, a third-generation super hero of Astro City, is graduating from college. It's a time of friends and family, new opportunities, changing relationships - and danger! Featuring the First Family, the creatures of Monstro City, a new hero team and more on a graduation night nobody's ever going to forget! Also in this volume: at last, the full story of the Silver Agent's fateful journey through time is revealed - including his origin, his greatest battles and his ultimate fate. Plus, Samaritan has his annual dinner with the Infidel, and Beautie, the life-size super-powered fashion-doll member of Honor Guard, doesn't know who she is. Now, she's determined to get answers"--
Drawing heroes in the backyard : Tim Sale : black and white by Tim Sale( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Tim Sale discusses his life and work in this comprehensive and lavishly illustrated volume. This new, revised, and expanded edition of the original sold-out and out-of-print Tim Sale: Black and White previously published by Active Images features never-before-seen art from the illustrator of NBC's Heroes!
Astro City : the dark age by Kurt Busiek( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 30 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"--Publisher's web site
Elephantmen by Richard Starkings( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Lettering for the comic book : tips & tricks by Richard Starkings( Book )
4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The art of Tim Sale : black and white : from Grey Archer Press to Hulk: Gray by Richard Starkings( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The Elephantmen, art of Ladrönn by Richard Starkings( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
J. Scott Campbell time capsule, 1994-2004 : an art and career retrospective by Richard Starkings( Book )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Displaced persons by Derek McCulloch( file )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
"San Francisco, the twentieth century: In 1939, a private detective searches for a missing heiress. In 1969, twin brothers approach a drug heist from opposite sides of the law. And in 1999, a woman slowly comes to realize the terrible danger she faces in her own home. [A] riveting tale of murder, love, crime, friendship, betrayal, and just the slightest bit of time travel" --
 
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JG 1970-....
Roshell, John G.
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English (41)
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