J. Michael Straczynski's Rising Stars: Ten Years After

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ibooks, Incorporated, 2002 - Fiction - 288 pages
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Ten years have passed since the Specials - men and women gifted with incredible powers - had their standoff against the government. Feared, hunted, and yet revered, they have scattered across the globe, only to be forced to come together once more when the Special known as Critical Maas takes the city of Chicago hostage. Now, a small group of her former friends have decided to take it back, in exchange for a pardon from the government. But their actions will not come without a heavy price to pay for the Specials, and the world...

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Review: J. Michael Straczynski's Rising Stars, Book 2: Ten Years After (J. Michael Straczynski's Rising Stars #2)

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I have not read the first book, which made me feel left out. Nonetheless, the progression of the story is slow enough for me to play catch up. The story is about a strange Flash that lead to many ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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About the author (2002)

The son of an American doctor, Arthur Byron Cover was born in the upper tundra of Siberia on January 14, 1950. He attended a Clarion Science Fiction Writers' Workshop in 1971, where he made his first professional sale, to Harlan Ellison's "Last Dangerous Visions". Cover migrated to Los Angeles in 1972. He has published a slew of short stories, in "Infinity Five, The Alien Condition, Heavy Metal, Weird Tales, Year's Best Horror Stories", and elsewhere, plus several SF books, including "Autumn Angels, The Platypus of Doom, The Sound of Winter", and "An East Wind Coming". He has also written scripts for issues of the comic books "Daredevil" and "Firestorm", as well as the graphic novel "Space Clusters". Among his most recent projects have been his best-selling novelizations of the comic book series J. Michael Straczynski's "Rising Stars", and the novelization of Archangel Studios' "The Red Star" graphic novel series.

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