Superman: Peace on Earth

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DC Comics, 1999 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 64 pages
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The first in a groundbreaking painted series by Emmy Award-winning producer Paul Dini and acclaimed artist Alex Ross. Utilizing an oversized format, this inspirational book presents a tale in which Superman faces off against one of the planet's greatest threats; world hunger. In a Herculean effort to feed the starving masses around the globe, the Man of Steel fights through cynicism and delivers a message of hope and peace just in time for the holiday season.

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Fosters A Spirit Of Hope & Faith In Humanity! Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Alex Ross was born in 1968. He attended St. Alban's School in Washington, D.C. and graduated from Harvard University in 1990. It was there that he studied under composer Peter Lieberson and was a D.J. on the classical and underground rock departments of the college radio station. He earned a Harvard A.B. in English summa cum laude for a thesis on James Joyce. From the years, 1992-1996, Alex Ross was a music critic at the New York Times. He also wrote for the New Republic, Slate, and The London Review of Books. In 1993 he started contributing to The New Yorker and became a staff writer in 1996. In 2007 his released his first book in the U.S. entitled The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century, a cultural history of music since 1900. This book received widespread crritical praise in the U.S. and earned a National Book Critics Circle Award, a spot on New York Times list of the ten best books of 2007, and a finalist citation for the Pulitzer Prize in general non-fiction. His second book - Listen to This- was published in September 2010. Alex Ross has also received a Holtzbrink fellowship at the American Academy in Berlin.

Paul Dini has been making cartoons at Warner Bros. since 1989. Starting with Steven Spielberg Presents Tiny Toons Adventures, he went on to write (and eventually coproduce) Batman: The Animated Series. He won four Emmys, three comics industry Eisner awards, and has, within the space of sixteen years, written more cartoons than most sane people will see in a lifetime. He lives in Los Angeles.

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