The Invisibles: Say You Want a Revolution

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DC Comics, 1994 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 224 pages
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Written by Grant Morrison; Art by Steve Yeowell, Jill Thompson and others Throughout history, a secret society called the Invisibles, who count among their number Lord Byron and Percy Shelley, work against the forces of order that seek to repress humanity's growth. In this first collection, the Invisibles latest recruit, a teenage lout from the streets of London, must survive a bizarre, mind-altering training course before being projected into the past to help enlist the Marquis de Sade.

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Great introduction to the Invisibles. - Goodreads
The art is ugly and the writing is crap. - Goodreads
Overall, the writing and art hold up quite well. - Goodreads
The man's a truly excellent writer. - Goodreads
The artwork in the second half is def. - Goodreads
What an introduction! - Goodreads

Review: The Invisibles, Vol. 1: Say You Want a Revolution (The Invisibles #1)

User Review  - Kris - Goodreads

Maybe you need to be high? Read full review

Review: The Invisibles, Vol. 1: Say You Want a Revolution (The Invisibles #1)

User Review  - Jim - Goodreads

Mind-bending sci-fi greatness from a guy who's a master of just that. Bizarre, intriguing, and thick with lots of cultural and literary references, this is a great start to a series despite getting a little self-indulgent at times. I'll definitely be checking out the rest of the series. Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Grant Morrison was born in Glasgow in 1960. As a comics writer, he is renowned for his bold reinventions of existing superheroes and his own authored titles. He has had successful runs on Animal Man, Doom Patrol, JLA, The Invisibles, New X-Men, Fantastic Four and All Star Superman His Batman: Arkham Asylum is the best-selling original graphic novel ever published. A documentary on his life and work, Grant Morrison: Talking with Gods, will be released in November 2010.

Steve Yeowell is justly famous for his work on Zenith, but he has illustrated many further 2000AD stories, including Red Seas, Judge Anderson, Devlin Waugh, SInister Dexter and many more.

Jill Thompson grew up in a loving family and close-knit neighborhood in Caldwell, NJ. She received a B.A. in religion and elementary education from Lycoming College and an M.S. in education, with K-12 certification as an educational media generalist, from McDaniel College. A high school librarian, professional storyteller, speaker, and writer, she is also active in her church as a children's Sunday school teacher and worship team piano player. She is married to Wally, her husband of 31 years, and has five sons, the youngest of which are identical triplets.

Cramer is Founder/President of Dennis Cramer Ministries.

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