Doctor Star and the kingdom of lost tomorrows

Jeff Lemire

Book - 2018

"An aged crime fighter desperately wants to reconnect with his estranged son, who he hoped would one day take the mantle of Doctor Star. Over the course of the story we learn his World War II-era origin, how he got his powers, his exciting astral adventures, and more in this heartbreaking superhero tale about fathers and sons."--

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Genres
Comics (Graphic works)
Science fiction comics
Published
Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Books October 2018.
Edition
First edition
Language
English
Item Description
"Collects issues #1-#4 of the Dark Horse Comics series Doctor Star and the Kingdom of Lost Tomorrows."
"From the world of Black Hammer"--Cover.
Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 26 cm
ISBN
9781506706597
1506706592
Main Author
Jeff Lemire (author)
Other Authors
Max Fiumara (artist), Dave Stewart (colourist), Nate Piekos (letterer)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

"An aged crime fighter desperately wants to reconnect with his estranged son, who he hoped would one day take the mantle of Doctor Star. Over the course of the story we learn his World War II-era origin, how he got his powers, his exciting astral adventures, and more in this heartbreaking superhero tale about fathers and sons."--

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Recounts the World War II-era origins of the crime fighter Doctor Star, his astral adventures, and his attempt to reconcile with his estranged son in the hopes that his son will take over his role.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

This dual-narrative story set in the world of the Eisner-award winning Black Hammer series chronicles the legacy of a Golden Age superhero. Collects the first four issues of Doctor Star from New York Times bestselling and Eisner-winning creator Jeff Lemire!An aged crime fighter desperately wants to reconnect with his estranged son, who he hoped would one day take the mantle of Doctor Star. Over the course of the story we learn his World War II-era origin, how he got his powers, his exciting astral adventures, the formation of some of Black Hammer's greatest heroes, and more in this heartbreaking superhero tale about fathers and sons.