Monstress

Monstress
Author: Marjorie M. Liu
Pages: 192
ISBN: 0606390685
Available:
Release: 2016
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"Set in an alternate world of art deco beauty and steampunk horror, Monstress tells the epic story of Maika Halfwolf, a teenage survivor of a cataclysmic war between humans and their hated enemies, the Arcanics. In the face of oppression and terrible danger, Maika is both hunter and hunted, searching for answers about her mysterious past as those who seek to use her remain just one step behind ... and all the while, the monster within begins to awaken ..."--Back cover.

Monstress Book One

Monstress Book One
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 504
ISBN: 1534312323
Available:
Release: 2019-07-09
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Writer 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Painter/Multimedia Artist 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Continuing Series 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Publication for Teens 2018 Eisner Award winner, Best Cover Artist 2018 Harvey Award winner, Book of the Year 2018 Hugo Award winner, Best Graphic Story 2018 British Fantasy Award winner, Best Comic/Graphic Novel 2018, 2016, 2015 Entertainment Weekly's The Best Comic Books of the Year 2018, Newsweek's Best Comic Books of the Year 2018, The Washington Post's 10 Best Graphic Novels of the Year 2018, Barnes & Noble's Best Books of the Year 2018, YALSA's Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2018, Thrillist's Best Comics & Graphic Novels of the Year 2018, Powell's Best Science-Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, and Graphic Novels of the Year The richly imagined world of MONSTRESS is an alternate matriarchal 1900s Asia, with an art deco-infused steampunk aesthetic that's brimming with arcane dangers. Within it, a teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war, a task that's made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power--a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers. Creator/writer Marjorie Liu (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist Sana Takeda present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS BOOK ONE. Collecting the first 18 issues of the New York Times bestselling series, this massive edition features a striking new cover, as well as special extras, including never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content.

Monstress Book One

Monstress  Book One
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 504
ISBN: 9781534315297
Available:
Release: 2019-07-03
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war in an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia that's brimming with arcane dangers. This task is made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers. Creator/writer MARJORIE LIU (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist SANA TAKEDA present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS, BOOK ONE. This massive edition features a striking new cover and includes never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content. Collects MONSTRESS #1-18

Monstress

Monstress
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 152
ISBN: 1534306919
Available:
Release: 2018-08
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Maika has spent most of her life learning howto fight, but how will she fare when the only way to save her life...is to makefriends? Collects issues 13-18 ofthe Hugo Award and British Fantasy Award series.

Monstress 1

Monstress  1
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 72
ISBN: PKEY:SEP150509
Available:
Release: 2015-11-04
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Astonishing X-Men and Black Widow writer MARJORIE LIU returns to comics with artist SANA TAKEDA (X-23) for an all-new ONGOING SERIES! Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, placing her in the center of a devastating war between human and otherworldly forces. The adventure begins in a spectacular TRIPLE-SIZED FIRST ISSUE, with SIXTY-SIX pages of story and no ads.

Monstress Vol 1

Monstress Vol  1
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9781534300699
Available:
Release: 2016-07-13
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world of art deco-inflected steampunk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl who is struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychic link with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform them both. Entertainment Weekly praised MONSTRESS as one of "Image Comics" most imaginative and daring new series and dubbed it the "Best New Original Series" in their year-end ñBest Comics of 2015î list. Collects MONSTRESS #1-6

Monstress Volume 5

Monstress Volume 5
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 144
ISBN: 1534316612
Available:
Release: 2020-10-06
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The next volume in the best-selling Eisner, Hugo,Harvey & British Fantasy Award winning series by MARJORIE LIU and SANATAKEDA! The long-dreaded war between theFederation and Arcanics is about to explode. Maika must choose her next steps:will she help her friends, or strike out on her own? CollectsMONSTRESS issues #25-30

Monstress Volume 1

Monstress Volume 1
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 192
ISBN: 1534310800
Available:
Release: 2018-08-07
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Set in an alternate matriarchal 1900's Asia, in a richly imagined world ofart deco-inflected steam punk, MONSTRESS tells the story of a teenage girl whois struggling to survive the trauma of war, and who shares a mysterious psychiclink with a monster of tremendous power, a connection that will transform themboth and make them the target of both human and otherworldlypowers. About the Creators: New York Times bestselling andaward-winning writer Marjorie Liu is best known for her fiction and comic books.She teaches comic book writing at MIT, and leads a class on Popular Fiction atthe Voices of Our Nation (VONA) workshop. Ms. Liu's extensive work includes thebestselling "Astonishing X-Men" for Marvel Comics, which featured the gaywedding of X-Man Northstar and was subsequently nominated for a GLAAD MediaAward for outstanding media images of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendercommunity. Prior to writing full-time, Liu was a lawyer. She currently residesin Boston. Sana Takeda is an illustrator and comic book artist who wasborn in Niigata, and now resides in Tokyo, Japan. At age 20 she started out as a3D CGI designer for SEGA, a Japanese video game company, and became a freelanceartist when she was 25. She is still an artist, and has worked on titles such as"X-23" and "Ms. Marvel" for Marvel Comics, and is an illustrator for tradingcard games in Japan.

Monstress Volume 6

Monstress  Volume 6
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 176
ISBN: 1534319158
Available:
Release: 2021-09-21
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

War has engulfed the Known World, and Maika Halfwolf is at its epicenter. As she and her friends grapple with the consequences of their actions, long-buried secrets and long-awaited reunions threaten to change everything. Join MARJORIE LIU and SANA TAKEDA in the newest volume of this Eisner, Hugo, Harvey, and British Fantasy Award-winning series. Plus, learn about the happier childhood days of Kippa and Maika in MONSTRESS: TALK-STORIES 1 and 2! Collects MONSTRESS: TALK-STORIES #1-2 and MONSTRESS #31-35

Monstress Talk Stories 1 OF 2

Monstress  Talk Stories  1  OF 2
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 24
ISBN: PKEY:SEP200046
Available:
Release: 2020-11-25
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Bridging the gap between the fifth and sixth arc (which resumes in January 2021), MONSTRESS returns with TALK-STORIES, a two-part limited series that invites you to eat dumplings beside the fire and listen as Kippa recounts a defining moment from her childhood.

Monstress 33

Monstress  33
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:FEB210092
Available:
Release: 2021-04-21
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Reunited with family and old friends turned enemies will Maika still choose to stand alone or join the wolves?

Monstress 26

Monstress  26
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:DEC190177
Available:
Release: 2020-02-26
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In a border city about to be invaded by Federation troops, Maika finally begins to accept who she must become to survive no matter the cost.

Monstress 27

Monstress  27
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:JAN200276
Available:
Release: 2020-03-25
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Maika takes control of the city's forces on the eve of battle with the Federation

Monstress 25

Monstress  25
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:NOV190040
Available:
Release: 2020-01-29
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The long-dreaded war between the Federation and Arcanics is about to explode as secret peace negotiations are threatened and the Old Gods conspire. Now, Maika must choose her next steps: will she help her friends, or strike out on her own?

Monstress 31

Monstress  31
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:NOV200159
Available:
Release: 2021-01-27
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The start of a new arc! Maika always knew that her decision to involve herself in the battle of Ravenna would have repercussions, and now she begins to pay the price. War isn't the only thing she has to fearÑthe political intrigue of the Dusk and Dawn Courts might be far more dangerous.

Monstress 35

Monstress  35
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:APR210314
Available:
Release: 2021-06-30
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Can Maika survive her own power and what will she unleash upon the world?

Monstress 28

Monstress  28
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:MAR200236
Available:
Release: 2020-06-24
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Trapped in a burning city under siege, Kippa must survive against all the odds.

Crimson City

Crimson City
Author: Liz Maverick
Pages: 357
ISBN: 0505526220
Available:
Release: 2005
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This first title in a new six-book series introduces Crimson City, formerly Los Angeles, where vampires, werewolves, and humans now exist in a fragile peace. Fleur Dumont is about to pair up with the one man who can upset her own inner balance--and who will give her a thirst like never before. Original.

Monstress Book One

Monstress  Book One
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:1115007906
Available:
Release: 2019
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A teenage girl struggles to overcome the trauma of war in an alternate, matriarchal 1900s Asia that's brimming with arcane dangers. This task is made all the more difficult by her mysterious psychic link to an eldritch monster of tremendous power-a connection that will transform them both, and place them in the crosshairs of both human and otherworldly powers. Creator/writer MARJORIE LIU (who made history as the first woman to win an Eisner Award for Best Writer) and creator/artist SANA TAKEDA present a deluxe, oversized hardcover edition of their beloved breakout comic in MONSTRESS, BOOK ONE. This massive edition features a striking new cover and includes never-before-seen sketches, script pages, and more for over 500 pages of award-winning content.

Monstress 34

Monstress  34
Author: Marjorie Liu
Pages: 32
ISBN: PKEY:MAR210206
Available:
Release: 2021-05-26
Editor: Image Comics
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In a battle between wolves, who will win?