Promethea, Volume 1

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America's Best Comics, 2003 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 192 pages
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While researching a college term paper on Promethea, a centuries-old mystical-warrior woman, Sophie Bangs was magically transformed into the latest living embodiment of the legendary heroine. In the fantasy-filled fourth volume of this critically acclaimed and award-winning series, Sophie continues her journey through the higher realms of existence where she encounters the Tree of Life and witnesses the Big Bang. Barely surviving her spiritual excursion, the teenaged hero returns to the mortal plane and discovers that her troubles have just begun as she finds herself in a deadly duel with her best friend over the mantle of Promethea. SUGGESTED FOR MATURE READERS.

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User Review  - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing

Promethea is a great idea set in a fantastic world (I love the details!) with fabulous characters. Sophie's loooong voyage into the Immateria (...she meets God! She IS God! We are ALL God! Wow!) was ... Read full review

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User Review  - FFortuna - LibraryThing

Not Alan Moore's best work, but even his mediocre work is pretty darn good. This is a story about the power of stories -- people who make art about Promethea can become her. So far, they've done a ... Read full review

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Gray is a long-time comics inker.

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