The Umbrella Academy. Volume 1, Apocalypse suite / Gerard Way ; art, Gabriel Ba ; colors, Dave Stewart ; [with an introduction by Grant Morrison and an afterword by Scott Allie].
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Bethlehem Main Library||741.5 (Text)||33062009434268||YA Graphic||Checked Out||06/22/2021|
- ISBN: 1593079788 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 9781593079789 (pbk.)
- Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse, 2008.
"This volume reprints the comic book series The Umbrella Academy: apocalypse suite, issues #1-#6, and the story from the 2008 Free Comic Book Day book, published by Dark Horse Comics. This volume also includes The Umbrella Academy short story originally featured on darkhorse.com"--T.p. verso.
In an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-seven extraordinary children were spontaneously born by women who had 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.
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