Saga Volume 1 (Saga (Comic Series)) (Paperback)

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Saga Volume 1 (Saga (Comic Series)) By Brian K. Vaughan, Fiona Staples (Artist) Cover Image
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An entertaining space opera romp that reads like a mash up of Star Wars and How I Met Your Mother. The understated artwork by Staples nicely enhances Vaughan's futility of war theme. A 2013 Hugo Award Winner. Be warned that Vaughan has a long history of sucking readers in with sympathetic, well rounded protagonists and then heartlessly slaughtering those characters in the final chapter. In this case, that chapter hasn't been written yet but... — Tom Nucci

Imagine Romeo and Juliet but on an intergalactic level! Saga is a hilarious and exciting adventure series following the lives of Alana and Marko, members of two constantly warring species, on the run with their mixed breed daughter while continuously running into a variety of obstacles, zany new friends, and an army of people out for their blood. — Samantha Beitler

Description


  • Winner of the 2013 Hugo award for Best Graphic Story
  • When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. From New York Times bestselling writer Brian K. Vaughan (Y: The Last Man, Ex Machina) and critically acclaimed artist Fiona Staples (Mystery Society, North 40), Saga is the sweeping tale of one young family fighting to find their place in the worlds. Fantasy and science fiction are wed like never before in this sexy, subversive drama for adults.
  • This specially priced volume collects the first six issues of the smash-hit series The Onion A.V. Club calls "the emotional epic Hollywood wishes it could make."
  • Voted one of the top graphic novels of the year by the NYT, IGN, the Examiner, and SF Weekly. Voted Best Comic of the year by MTV Geek and Best New Series by Paradox Comics. Voted a finalist in the GoodReads Best GN of 2012 contest.
  • Named one of Time Magazine's top 10 graphic novels for 2013



Product Details
ISBN: 9781607066019
ISBN-10: 1607066017
Publisher: Image Comics
Publication Date: October 23rd, 2012
Pages: 160
Language: English
Series: Saga (Comic Series)