The only SUPERMAN book worth reading in 2018. PRE-ORDER NOW!
"Truth, Justice and the American Dream: The Men Behind Superman"
Written by Julian Voloj and illustrated by Sydney-based Award-Winning* artist Thomas Campi, this book tells the back story behind the creation of Superman. This is Thomas' first work in English. Comicoz was the first English-language publisher to sign up to publish this project, now in the final stages of preparation.
Comicoz is going to offer on a first-come first-served opportunity to pre-purchase a Signed and Numbered Limited Edition Hardcover copy of this book. Anticipated release date will be in mid-2018. Plans are to not to shout this to the rooftops (just yet!), so if you have read this, you are in the know already! Have a look at some of the pages here. Total pages will be about 160 and in full colour. Hardcover with slip-jacket. Regular editions of the book will retail for $49.95 (plus postage and packing).
"I really believe that this will be the book that will launch Thomas Campi into the artistic mainstream in America, and the English-speaking world." - Nat Karmichael. The publication will coincide with the 80th Anniversary of the first appearance of Superman in Action Comics #1. Have a look at some of the illustrations for some of the pages here! There is also a draft of a picture of Joe Shuster with Jerry Siegel, especially illustrated by Thomas Campi, that will be used in the special signed and numbered limited edition of the book.
*2014 Prix Cognito for Best Graphic Novel (Brussels Book Fair) for Les Larmes Du Seigneur Afghan
2014 Spectrum Fantastic Art Gold Award - Category comics
2015 Bronze Ledger Award (with Vincent Zabus) for Gente Corriente
2016 Prix Cognito for Best Documentary Graphic Novel (Brussels Book Fair) for Macaroni!