Descender: The Deluxe Edition Volume 1 (Hardcover)

Descender: The Deluxe Edition Volume 1 By Jeff Lemire, Dustin Nguyen (By (artist)) Cover Image
By Jeff Lemire, Dustin Nguyen (By (artist))
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Newsweek's Best Comic Books of 2018
2018, 2017, 2016 YALSA's Great Graphic Novels for Teens
2015 NPR's Best Books of the Year

"Your new sci-fi obsession is here, and its name is Descender." -Entertainment Weekly

Young Robot boy TIM-21 and his companions struggle to stay alive in a universe where all androids have been outlawed and bounty hunters lurk on every planet. Written by award-winning creator, Jeff Lemire, Descender is a rip-roaring and heart-felt cosmic odyssey. Lemire pits humanity against machine, and world against world, to create a sprawling epic.

Collects Descender issues #1-16 of the critically acclaimed, bestselling science fiction series into deluxe oversized hardcover format (7.25" x 10.875") and features extensive never-before-seen bonus material.

About the Author

Jeff Lemire is a New York Times bestselling and award winning author, and creator of the acclaimed graphic novels Sweet Tooth, Essex County, The Underwater Welder, Trillium, Plutona, Black Hammer, Descender, Royal City, and Gideon Falls. His upcoming projects include a host of series and original graphic novels, including the fantasy series Ascender with Dustin Nguyen.

Dustin Nguyen has worked in the comic industry since 2000, providing concept art and character design in addition to being a talented sequential artist in his own right. His projects include Descender and Ascender with Jeff Lemire.

Praise For…

"Descender is darn good comic-book storytelling." —BLASTR

“It’s so beautiful.” —Kelly Sue DeConnick, Bitch Planet

“Incredible.” —The Village Voice's Topless Robot

“You should be reading this book.” —Kotaku

“Exciting.” —The Los Angeles Times' HeroComplex

“Remarkable... a journey that’s so gripping, you’ll be begging for more.” —Bleeding Cool

Product Details
ISBN: 9781534303461
ISBN-10: 1534303464
Publisher: Image Comics
Publication Date: December 19th, 2017
Pages: 400
Language: English