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Murphy, Sean Gordon 1980-

Overview
Works: 60 works in 151 publications in 5 languages and 3,613 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Comics (Graphic works)  Superhero comics  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Science fiction comics  History  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc  Horror comics  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Draftsman, Artist, Creator
Classifications: PN6727.S555, 741.5973
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Sean Gordon Murphy
Publications by Sean Gordon Murphy
Most widely held works by Sean Gordon Murphy
Punk Rock Jesus by Sean Gordon Murphy( Book )
12 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 512 libraries worldwide
A reality TV show starring a clone of Jesus Christ causes chaos across the U.S. of the near future in PUNK ROCK JESUS, a new graphic novel written and drawn by Sean Murphy, the acclaimed illustrator of JOE THE BARBARIAN and AMERICAN VAMPIRE. J2 causes both outrage and adulation. Religious zealots either love or hate the show, angry politicians worry about its influence on the nation, and members of the scientific community fear the implications of cloning a human being at all, let alone the Son of God. Thomas McKael is the clones's bodyguard and former IRA operative, who despite his turbulent past is hired to protect the new Jesus?a baby who captivates the world, but grows up to become an angry teenager. When falling ratings force the network to cut Jesus's mother from the series the young star runs away, renounces his religious heritage and forms a punk rock band. And what starts off as babysitting for Thomas becomes an epic battle, as Jesus goes to war against the corporate media complex that created him. Along with his artistic credits on JOE THE BARBARIAN and AMERICAN VAMPIRE: SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST, Murphy also wrote and illustrated the graphic novel OFF ROAD (Oni Press), and cowrote OUTER ORBIT (Dark Horse Comics)
Joe the barbarian : the deluxe edition by Grant Morrison( Book )
11 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
"Joe is an imaginative eleven-year-old boy. He can't fit in at school. He's the victim of bullies. His dad died overseas in the Iraq war. He also suffers from Type 1 diabetes. One fateful day, his condition causes him to believe he has entered a vivid fantasy world in which he is the lost savior-- a fantastic land based on the layout and contents of his home. His desperate attempts to make it out of his bedroom transform into an incredible, epic adventure through a bizarre landscape of submarine pirate dwarves, evil Hell Hounds, Lightning Lords and besieged castles. But is his quest really just an insulin deprived delirium-- from which he can die if he doesn't take his meds-- or something much bigger?"--Publisher's web site
The Wake by Scott Snyder( Book )
17 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 479 libraries worldwide
"New York Times bestselling author, Scott Snyder (American Vampire, Batman, Swamp Thing) and artist Sean Murphy (Punk Rock Jesus, Joe The Barbarian), the incredible team behind the miniseries American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest, are reuniting for the powerful miniseries: THE WAKE. When Marine Biologist Lee Archer is approached by the Department of Homeland Security for help with a new threat, she declines, but quickly realizes they won't take no for an answer. Soon she is plunging to the depths of the Arctic Circle to a secret, underwater oilrig filled with roughnecks and scientists on the brink of an incredible discovery. But when things go horribly wrong, this scientific safe haven will turn into a house of horrors at the bottom of the ocean! Collects THE WAKE #1-10"--
American Vampire by Scott Snyder( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
When the bodies of prominent businessmen start showing up drained of blood, Chief Cash McCogan must get to the bottom of the case--even if it means fighting the evil undead
Batman by Scott Snyder( Book )
2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
"As the new Batman, former police commissioner Jim Gordon is in for the fight of his life against the bizarre threat of Mr. Bloom, who controls plant life in Gotham City! At the same time, an amnesiac Bruce Wayne has discovered the truth of his past as the Dark Knight -- now, he must descend into the Batcave and reclaim that painful legacy. With Bruce back in the cape and cowl once more, can the combined skills of two Batmen defeat Mr. Bloom and his minions?"--
Batman, Two-Face and Scarecrow : year one by Bruce Jones( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 182 libraries worldwide
Presents the origin stories of two of the Dark Knight's foes: Scarecrow, who terrorizes Gotham by manipulating fear, and Two-Face, the one-time champion of Gotham City who, after he is disfigured by acid, becomes a homicidal maniac
Offroad by Sean Gordon Murphy( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 164 libraries worldwide
Greg is having a great day. Not only did his dad just buy him a brand new yellow Jeep, but it's also the day his friend Trent is coming home from college to visit. Trent, on the other hand, has been in better moods. He's broken-hearted and alone yet again after his cheating girlfriend dumped him. Their other friend, Brad, isn't doing so well either. He's been getting into fist fights with his dad. Brad and Greg are convinced that a party is the solution to all their woes, but Trent wants to break in Greg's new Jeep with some serious off road adventure. Are these three truly prepared for what they'll find when they leave the pavement behind? Not a chance!
Chrononauts by Mark Millar( Book )
7 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and French and held by 162 libraries worldwide
"A satellite is blasted back through time, beaming pictures home to the present day of the America Civil War. Now it's time for the first manned mission"--Page 4 of cover
Tokyo Ghost by Rick Remender( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
"The Isles of Los Angles 2089--Humanity is addicted to technology. Getting a virtual buzz is the only thing left to live for, and gangsters run it all. And who do these gangsters turn to when they need their rule enforced? Constables Led Dent and Debbie Decay are about to be given a job that will force them out of the familiar squalor of LA and into the last tech-less country on Earth: The Garden Nation of Tokyo."--Amazon.com
Crush by Jason Hall( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and French and held by 127 libraries worldwide
On the day of her 18th birthday, Liz Mason undergoes a strange metamorphosis which, for reasons unknown, causes her to transform into the monster called CRUSH! As if growing up isn't hard enough without that, Liz soon has to deal with a deadly, ruthless agent tailing her, with teenage werewolves
John Constantine, Hellblazer : Shoot ( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
"An assortment of Hellblazer stories written by Brian Azzarello (100 Bullets), Warren Ellis (Planetary), and others. In these stories by some of comics' top writers, John Constantine faces school violence, a desperate, occult family, and more. Plus: A group of documentary filmmakers try to find out what happened to Mucous Membrane - an up-and-coming punk band led by John Constantine that met a mysterious end. Collects Hellblazer #144, 145, 245-246, 250, and Vertigo Resurrected: Hellblazer - Shoot #1"--
John Constantine, Hellblazer : city of demons by Si Spencer( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
"When John Constantine is run over by a truck, it takes a little while for Englands nicotine-fueled magus to realize that hes perched between life and death. After a few weeks of hospital rehab, Constantine finds the London streets very different from when he left them behind as a series of occult murders and mutilations demands his attention. The common denominator points back to the ER where Constantine was admitted."--Amazon.com
Tokyo ghost by Rick Remender( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
"Following the destruction of the Garden Nation of Japan, Constable Led Dent returns to his brutal beat on the Isle of Los Angeles. Desperate to escape from reality into a fever haze of designer drugs and virtual reality, he strikes at whatever target his employer, Mr. Flak, points him. But as he stalks to streets enforcing corporate new world order, Led is haunted by a spirit from the past. The Tokyo Ghost has come, and its arrival will force Led to come face to face with his addictions, and rally what resistance is left in humanity in one final attempt to take the world back fom the precipice of the apocalypse." --
The collector by Sergio Toppi( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
Far from the auction halls of the elite, The Collector seeks out rare and mysterious artifacts across the world. At home in the salons of Paris as he is in the jungles of Borneo, The Collector is a man who has dedicated his life to finding objects very special and almost unknown, which tracks through his research in a variety of locations. But beware, a man who comes into possession of such items does not hesitate to use any means without scruple. Set against the backdrop of late 19th-century colonialism, The Collector is a delightful, swashbuckling adventure by a master of European comic books - Sergio Toppi!
Two-Face and Scarecrow by Mark Sable( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
City of demons by Si Spencer( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in French and English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Tokyo Ghost by Rick Remender( Book )
in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
"The Isles of Los Angles 2089--Humanity is addicted to technology. Getting a virtual buzz is the only thing left to live for, and gangsters run it all. And who do these gangsters turn to when they need their rule enforced? Constables Led Dent and Debbie Decay are about to be given a job that will force them out of the familiar squalor of LA and into the last tech-less country on Earth: The Garden Nation of Tokyo."--Amazon.com
American vampire by Scott Snyder( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
When the bodies of prominent businessmen start showing up drained of blood, Chief Cash McCogan must get to the bottom of the case--even if it means fighting the evil undead
Punk Rock Jesus Deluxe Edition by Sean Gordon Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
"A reality TV show starring a clone of Jesus Christ causes chaos across the U.S. of the near future in PUNK ROCK JESUS, a new graphic novel written and drawn by Sean Murphy, the acclaimed illustrator of JOE THE BARBARIAN and AMERICAN VAMPIRE. J2 causes both outrage and adulation. Religious zealots either love or hate the show, angry politicians worry about its influence on the nation, and members of the scientific community fear the implications of cloning a human being at all, let alone the Son of God"--
Lost Raven by Darren G Davis( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Attorney Zak Raven, heartsick by the news he has contracted the HIV virus, abandons his law practice and sets out on a long overdue sabbatical. But, Zak's caviare dreams of a peaceful getaway quickly turns deadly as he is shipwrecked and abandoned on a long-forgotten island. Without companionship, he bides his time with his journal, chronicling his daily struggles and hoping for sudden rescue. But, unbeknownst to Zak, the island is far from deserted. Miles below the surface lurks one of our government's deadliest secrets. Believing the future of earth will be destroyed by a mountainous asteroid, a program has been in operation to save mankind from its inevitable extinction. For years, scientists struggled within the underground facility to artificially evolve our species for deep-space travel. But, decades-worth of unsuccessful attempts at playing God soon littered the island with a population of living abominations. Zak Raven is about to discover that he is not alone. Now one lone castaway and an unholy host of creatures are on a collision course--Publisher's description
 
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Sean Murphy American animator and comic book artist
Sean Murphy bédéiste américain
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Languages
English (72)
French (11)
Spanish (4)
Dutch (3)
German (2)
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