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The death of Superman. The wake / Louise Simonson, writer ; Laura Braga, Jesús Merino [and others], artists ; Wendy Broome, colorist ; Carlos M. Mangual, letterer ; Jerry Ordway and Wendy Broome, collection cover artists.

Simonson, Louise, (writer.). Braga, Laura (Cartoonist), (artist.). Merino, Jesús, (artist.). Broome, Wendy (Comic book illustrator), (colourist,, cover artist.). Mangual, Carlos M., (letterer.). Ordway, Jerry, (cover artist.).

Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Moorhead Public Library Y G SIM (Text) 33500013173216 New Checked out 05/02/2020
Moorhead Public Library Y G SIM (Text) 33500013173224 New Checked out 05/02/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781779501134
  • ISBN: 1779501137
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : DC Comics, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in single magazine form in The Death of Superman digital chapters 1-12."
"Untold stories from the biggest Superman event ever!"--Cover.
Summary, etc.:
"Follow the hours that lead to the Man of Steel's face-off with Doomsday--the alien that is destined to destroy him. He'll save an astronaut when a meteor crashes into their shuttle, he'll save Major Lane when his experiment-gone-wrong Metallo comes for revenge, plus he'll save time for a visit when Ma and Pa come to Metropolis to meet his new lady, Lois--and that's just the beginning. Featuring additional chapters following the path of the Daily Planet's Jimmy Olsen in those fateful hours, plus the aftermath of the loss of a true hero"-- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Louise Simonson writes about monsters, science fiction and fantasy characters, and superheroes. She wrote the award-winning Power Pack series, several best-selling X-Men titles, Web of Spider-man for Marvel Comics, and Superman: Man of Steel and Steel for DC Comics. She has also written many books for kids. She is married to comic artist and writer Walter Simonson and lives in the suburbs of New York City. Along with Dan Jurgens, Jerry Ordway and Roger Stern, she is one of the main writers on the "Death of Superman" story.

Subject: Superman (Fictitious character) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Superheroes > Comic books, strips, etc.
Good and evil > Comic books, strips, etc.
Superman (Fictitious character)
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.

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