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The Umbrella Academy: 1 Apocalypse suite

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Dark Horse Books,
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2008.
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First edition.
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English
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In an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-seven extraordinary children were spontaneously born to women who'd previously shown no signs of pregnancy. Millionaire inventor Reginald Hargreeves adopted seven of the children; when asked why, his only explanation was, "To save the world." These seven children form the Umbrella Academy, a dysfunctional family of superheroes with bizarre powers. Their first adventure at the age of ten pits them against an erratic and deadly Eiffel Tower, piloted by the fearsome zombie-robot Gustave Eiffel. Nearly a decade later, the team disbands, but when Hargreeves unexpectedly dies, these disgruntled siblings reunite just in time to save the world once again. This volume collects the first six-issue series, as well as out-of-print short stories and an expanded sketchbook section featuring work by Gabriel Ba, James Jean, and Gerard Way.
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subject_facetGraphic novels
Graphic novels -- United States
Heroes -- Comic books, strips, etc
Robots -- Comic books, strips, etc
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc
Science fiction comics
Superhero comic books, strips, etc
title_displayThe Umbrella Academy. : 1 Apocalypse suite
title_fullThe Umbrella Academy. 1 [graphic novel], Apocalypse suite / story, Gerard Way ; art, Gabriel Bá ; colors, Dave Stewart ; letters, Nate Piekos of Blambot
title_shortThe Umbrella Academy
title_sub1 Apocalypse suite
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Heroes
Robots