Comic
English

Astro city metrobook. 1

Kurt Busiek (author of screenplay), Brent Anderson (illustrator)
In series:
Target audience:
15 years and up
Subject
Superhelden
Title
Astro city metrobook. 1 / scenario Kurt Busiek ; tekeningen Brent Anderson
Author of screenplay
Kurt Busiek
Illustrator
Brent Anderson
Language
English
Publisher
Portland: Image Comics, 2022
[496] p. : ill.
Note
Collects Kurt Busiek's Astro City, vol. 1 (1-6) & vol. 2 (1-12) plus Wizard Presents Astro City 1/2
ISBN
9781534322042 (paperback)

Availability in Flemish libraries

About Kurt Busiek

Kurt Busiek ( BYOO-sik; born September 16, 1960) is an American comic book writer. His work includes the Marvels limited series, his own series titled Astro City, a four-year run on The Avengers, Thunderbolts and Superman.

Early life

Busiek was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He grew up in various towns in the Boston area, including Lexington, where he befriended future comic book creator Scott McCloud. Busiek did not read comics as a youngster, as his parents disapproved of them. He began to read them regularly around the age of 14, when he picked up a copy of Daredevil #120 (April 1975). This was the first part of a continuity-heavy four-part story arc; Busiek was drawn to the copious history and cross-connections with other series. Throughout high school and college, he and McCloud practic…Read more on Wikipedia