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Description - Umbrella Academy Volume 1: Apocalypse Suite by Gerard Way

In an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-seven extraordinary children were spontaneously born to women who'd previously shown no signs of pregnancy. Millionaire inventor Reginald Hargreeves adopted seven of the children; when asked why, his only explanation was, "To save the world." These seven children form the Umbrella Academy, a dysfunctional family of superheroes with bizarre powers. Their first adventure at the age of ten pits them against an erratic and deadly Eiffel Tower, piloted by the fearsome zombie-robot Gustave Eiffel. Nearly a decade later, the team disbands, but when Hargreeves unexpectedly dies, these disgruntled siblings reunite just in time to save the world once again. This volume collects the first six-issue series, as well as out-of-print short stories and an expanded sketchbook section featuring work by Gabriel Ba, James Jean, and Gerard Way. "Flawless tylish, imaginative."-Newsarama Listed as one of the Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens by the Young Adult Library Service Association (YALSA). Amazon.com's #1 Graphic Novel of 2008! A New York Times bestseller!

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781593079789
ISBN-10: 1593079788
Format: Paperback
(259mm x 168mm x mm)
Pages: 184
Imprint: Dark Horse Comics,U.S.
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics,U.S.
Publish Date: 24-Jun-2008
Country of Publication: United States

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