New stories from Kurt Busiek's Eisner Award-winning series ASTRO CITY, home to a world of superheroes, presented in hardcover format.
Kurt Busiek was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He began writing comics professionally in 1982, selling stories to both DC and Marvel Comics in the same month, both of which appeared the same day. Since then, he's written series and characters ranging from MICKEY MOUSE to VAMPIRELLA, including AQUAMAN, SPIDER-MAN, CONAN, IRON MAN, the AVENGERS and more. He is best known for his co-creation ASTRO CITY, which have garnered numerous industry awards. He lives in the Pacific Northwest with his wife, Ann, and his two daughters.
"It's impossible not to smile." --IGN
"ASTRO CITY reminds readers just how much fun Busiek and Anderson's series can be. It was absolutely worth the wait."--Comic Book Resources "I don't often realize how much I miss ASTRO CITY when it's gone until it comes back and sweeps me up again." --MTV "The most interesting new game in town, as far as caped crusaders are concerned."--The Washington Post "Comics just don't get much better than this."--The Comics Buyers Guide "One of the most well-crafted, life-affirming, and exhilarating superhero comics in recent memory."--The Comics Journal "A stunningly imaginative piece of work."--The Onion/A.V. Club