Dc Comics Covergirls

byLouise SimonsonForeword byAdam Hughes

Hardcover | October 1, 2016

Dc Comics Covergirls by Louise Simonson
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Uncover the groundbreaking super women who fronted the history of DC Comics!DC Comics Covergirlsfollows the evolution of the super heroine, from Wonder Woman to the women of the newBirds of Prey.

Explore and examine theevolutionof the women of DC Comics with this comprehensivecomic book cover anthology. You will follow the1942 introduction of DC Comics' most famous heroine, Wonder Woman, and her various incarnations up to thepresent day all-female super hero team,Birds of Prey. Discover the creation of comic book spin-offs based on famous characters like Lois Lane.

The recent wealth of fiercefemale-driven titlessuch asSupergirl, Promethea, Catwoman, andBatgirl, show a development in how we tell the stories of women. These complex female charactersdemanded to have their stories shown.DC Covergirlsfeature women who prove their power in being both beautiful and strong willed.

Famous contributing artists include Jim Lee, Alex Ross, Adam Hughes, J. Scott Campbell, Michael Turner, Darwyn Cookie, Jill Thompson and many more! Each cover is annotated withpub year,issue number,series,author,colorist, andart informationfor an in-depthsurvey of the serieseach comic was a part of. Also included are covers from other DC properties, such as the gritty fantasy graphic novels ofVertigoas well as cover girls fromWild Storm,Image,Helix, andAmerica's Best Comics.

Take a fun, smart, engaging look at thegreatest super heroines of yesterday,today, andtomorrow! You will follow each heroine's story line as the issues of her cover art progresses. You willlearn the developmentof your favorite super women in this tribute to crime fighting females!

Louise Simonsonis one of the most renowned female writers working in the comic book industry today. She has garnered acclaim for her work for Marvel andX-factor, Power Pack, Steel, andThe New Mutants.Adam Hughesis an American comic book artist and illustrator and is best known to comic book readers for his rendering pinup-style female ...
Title:Dc Comics CovergirlsFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:209 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 inShipping dimensions:209 pages, 9.41 X 7.24 X 0.98 inPublished:October 1, 2016Publisher:Book SalesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0785834362

ISBN - 13:9780785834366

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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