Dan Dare

Earth Stealers

Author: Frank Hampson,Frank Bellamy

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 9781785862915

Category:

Page: 160

View: 7865

The continuing of one of science fiction's most enduring hero, Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future! Dan Dare and Digby, awaken, after an unknown number of years, from deep-space hibernation to find themselves lost and adrift in an unknown region and orbiting a mysterious planet, seemingly made of platinum. Now our two plucky heroes must free an enslaved race of aliens and fight to return to their home world, although what they discover there remains a terrible mystery...
Comics & Graphic Novels

Dan Dare - Pilot of the Future: The Earth Stealers

Author: Eric Eden

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 1785866524

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 98

View: 2157

Dan Dare and Digby awaken from deep-space hibernation to find themselves lost and adrift in an unknown region of space and orbiting a mysterious planet, seemingly made of platinum. Now our two plucky heroes must fight to free an enslaved race of aliens and find a way to return home. The continuing adventures of Britain’s most enduring science fiction hero, Dan Dare, pilot of the future! Originally published in the classic British comic Eagle in 1950, this new volume contains two complete classic adventures: The Platinum Planet and The Earth Stealers, digitally remastered from the original comics, and a fully illustrated feature on the history of vintage Dan Dare merchandising. p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri; min-height: 14.0px}
Comics & Graphic Novels

Dan Dare #3

Author: Peter Milligan

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 1785865315

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 29

View: 334

An airship of unknown origin arrived in the Sol system, broadcasting a strange un-decipherable signal and destroying one of the moons of Saturn as a show of strength. Dan Dare turned to his long-term nemesis The Mekon, currently undergoing behavioral therapy in his Moon-based prison, for his help in deciphering the signal. Dare than blasted off in his ship, Anastasia, with his trusted crew of Digby and Professor Peabody to investigate the alien ship only to be promptly attacked by it. The sudden intervention of a new spaceship dropping out of warp drive saved them from annihilation. After crash-landing on the moon of Proteus, Dare met the pilot of the new craft, an alien warrior princess called Au Taween who has been waging a one-woman war against the aliens ever since they destroyed her home planet. She agrees to join Dare in fighting the invading ship but informs him that in order to defeat the alien craft they must board it and then take control of the command center… p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri; min-height: 14.0px}
Comics & Graphic Novels

Marooned on Mercury

Author: Frank Hampson

Publisher: Titan Books

ISBN: 9781840238471

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 96

View: 1218

It's the best of British as, once more, Dan Dare takes to the stars in this latest volume in Titan's sumptuous Collectors' Editions of this legendary series! Believed dead after they successfully saved the Earth from the threat of the Red Moon, Dan and his friends have crashed on Mercury and fallen into the hands of the rock creatures that inhabit the planet! To make matters worse, Dan's nemesis - the dreaded Mekon - is once more on his trail and Dan finds himself caught between a rock and a hard place! This edition features an exclusive introduction by comics supremo Chris Claremont and is jammed with interviews and new background features!

Dan Dare

He Who Dares

Author: Peter Milligan

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 9781785861475

Category:

Page: 112

View: 9691

Dan Dare returns in an all new adventure, written by Peter Milligan, in which he faces a sinister new foe sent by a deadly ancient evil that threatens not only all life in the solar system, but the very galaxy itself!
Comics & Graphic Novels

Dan Dare #4

Author: Peter Milligan

Publisher: Titan Comics

ISBN: 1785865323

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 30

View: 3796

Dan Dare, the alien princess Au Taween, Digby and Professor Peabody have successfully boarded the mysterious Treen ship that had invaded the Sol system. From his moon base prision, the Mekon hacked into the Treen ship and released and incredibly virulent Treen computer virus that not only infected the ship’s computer systems but also somehow infected the alien crew itself. Unfortunately the virus also attacked Dan and the others. Dangerously sick, it was only the timely intervention of The Mekon that saved their lives when he engineered a cure for the computer virus. However, after she had recoverd and come face-to-face with The Mekon, Au Taween went beserk, snatched a guard’s gun and attempted to shoot him. Dan stepped between them and attempted to protect The Mekon, just as Au Taween preparted to fire… p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri} p.p2 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Calibri; min-height: 14.0px}
Comics & Graphic Novels

The Man from Nowhere

Author: Frank Hampson

Publisher: Titan Books

ISBN: 9781845764128

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 96

View: 991

Colonel Dare and his friends investigate a mysterious spaceship that lands in the Pacific and jettisons an escape pod that crashes into Brazil, bearing a passenger who asks for help in English.
Young Adult Fiction

The Book Thief

Author: Markus Zusak

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780307433848

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 592

View: 698

DON’T MISS BRIDGE OF CLAY, MARKUS ZUSAK’S FIRST NOVEL SINCE THE BOOK THIEF. The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul. When Death has a story to tell, you listen. It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still. Liesel Meminger is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father, she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement. In superbly crafted writing that burns with intensity, award-winning author Markus Zusak, author of I Am the Messenger, has given us one of the most enduring stories of our time. “The kind of book that can be life-changing.” —The New York Times “Deserves a place on the same shelf with The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank.” —USA Today
Comics & Graphic Novels

Pilot of the Future

Prisoners of Space

Author: Frank Hampson,Desmond Walduck

Publisher: Titan Books

ISBN: 9781845761516

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 112

View: 8383

When two new cadets accidentally set out for Space Station XQY - scene of a number of mysterious spaceship disappearances - they are captured by the evil Mekon! Dan Dare sets out alone to save them, and is plunged into the Mekon's plot to re-conquer Venus, and then take Earth! Can Dan, Digby and two cadets save not one, but two planets?
Comics & Graphic Novels

Trip to Trouble

Author: Frank Hampson,Frank Bellamy,Eric Eden,Donald Harley

Publisher: Titan Books (UK)

ISBN: 9781848563667

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 96

View: 4056

It's chocks away once again as Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future, returns! First published in classic British comic Eagle, this is perhaps the most seminal adventure of one of Britain's best-loved characters, presented in a gorgeous library edition. Following their abduction by brilliant Scottish scientist Galileo McHoo during Safari in Space, Dan and co have used his incredible spacecraft, the Galactic Galleon, to reach the mysterious Terra Nova -- last known destination of Dan's test pilot father! But when the gang stumbles into a war between the strange inhabitants of this world, will they survive to learn the truth? Packed with beautiful artwork from legendary Dare creator Frank Hampson, and his successor, acclaimed artist Frank Bellamy.
Comics & Graphic Novels

Reign of the Robots

Author: Frank Hampson,Donald Harley

Publisher: Titan Books (UK)

ISBN: 9781845764142

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 136

View: 4706

Dan Dare battles against Mekon, a genetically engineered mastermind, and the robot armies of Venus to protect the Earth from invasion.
Fiction

Angelology

Author: Danielle Trussoni

Publisher: Doubleday Canada

ISBN: 0385668627

Category: Fiction

Page: 496

View: 7325

Set in the secluded world of cloistered abbeys, long-lost secrets and angelic humans, Angelology has all the makings of a blockbuster hit, combining elements of The Da Vinci Code and Kate Mosse's Labyrinth Sister Evangeline was just a young girl when her father left her at St. Rose Convent under the care of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration. Now a young woman, she has unexpectedly discovered a collection of letters dating back sixty years - letters that bring her deep into a closely guarded secret, to an ancient conflict between the millennium-old Society of Angelologists and the monstrously beautiful Nephilim, the descendants of angels and humans. Rich and mesmerizing, Angelology blends biblical lore, mythology and the fall of the Rebel Angels, creating a luminous, riveting tale of one young woman caught in a battle that will determine the fate of the world. From the Hardcover edition.
Comics & Graphic Novels

The EC Archives: War Against Crime

Author: Lee Ames,Johnny Craig,Various

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 1506709702

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 208

View: 7994

Thrilling tales of the conflict between gangsters and cops in what was described to be "Real Stories from Police Records!" Collecting issues #1-#6 of War Against Crime from the twisted artistic talents of Al Feldstein, Johnny Craig, Lee Ames, Jack Kamen, Ed Moore, Graham Ingels, Stan Asch, Leonard Starr, and more, and more.
Comics & Graphic Novels

Nocturnals: Legend

Author: Dan Brereton

Publisher: Image Comics

ISBN: 1534305335

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 179

View: 2328

A twenty-year retrospective celebrating Dan Brereton's Eisner-nominated series of darkly pulp heroes, the Nocturnals. Packed with never-before-published illustrations, eerily beautiful paintings and pulp-drenched drawings spanning over two decades of this influential "monster noir" series. The unique accompanying text of this volume features diary and journal excerpts, interviews and stories by and about the characters themselves. A crucial and revelatory volume for both newcomers and aficionadas of the Nocturnals saga.
Business & Economics

The 10 Laws of Career Reinvention

Essential Survival Skills for Any Economy

Author: Pamela Mitchell

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101171170

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 272

View: 1364

Reinvention is the key to success in these volatile times—and Pamela Mitchell holds the key to reinvention! In The 10 Laws of Career Reinvention, America's Reinvention Coach® Pamela Mitchell offers every tool readers need to navigate the full arc of career change. Part I introduces the Reinvention Mindset, with what you need to know to be prepared mentally to get started. In Part II, you read the real-life stories of ten individuals who successfully made the leap to new and unexpected careers, using the 10 laws: The 1st Law: It Starts With a Vision for Your Life The 2nd Law: Your Body Is Your Best Guide The 3rd Law: Progress Begins When You Stop Making Excuses The 4th Law: What You Seek is on the Road Less Traveled The 5th Law: You’ve Got the Tools in Your Toolbox The 6th Law: Your Reinvention Board is Your Lifeline The 7th Law: Only a Native Can Give You the Inside Scoop The 8th Law: They Won't "Get" You Until You Speak Their Language The 9th Law: It Takes the Time That it Takes The 10th Law: The World Buys Into an Aura of Success Each story is followed by an in-depth lesson that explains how to adapt these laws to your own career goals, and what actions and precautions to take. The lessons answer all your tactical concerns about navigating the roadblocks, getting traction and managing your fears. The final section provides workbook exercises for fine-tuning your reinvention strategies for maximum results. Clear-headed, calming, practical, and thorough, this is the ideal action plan for getting through any career crisis and ending up securely in the lifestyle you've always dreamed of having.
Fairies

Puck of Pook's Hill

Author: Rudyard Kipling,Arthur Rackham

Publisher: New York : Doubleday, Page

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fairies

Page: 277

View: 746

Puck, the last of the People of the Hills and "the oldest thing in England", charms the children Dan and Una with a collection of tales and visitors out of England's past.

Dan Dare: The 2000 Add Years Vol

Author: Pat Mills,Dave Gibbons

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781781083499

Category:

Page: 320

View: 6424

Dan Dare, Pilot of the Future ids a British icon. He was created by Frank Hampson in 1950, and first appeared in the Eagle comic where he was an instant hit with the British public. Almost a decade after the original series had ended, Dan Dare was resurrected in the pages of a brand new sci-fi comic for boys - 2000 AD! Waking from suspended animation after two hundred years, Dan Dare faced an unfamiliar universe, filled with terrible new threats, but also included all too familiar ones…such as his old nemesis The Mekon! Collected up for the first time, the first volume of this punk-fuelled space opera features the superb writing of Pat Mills (Nemesis the Warlock), Steve Moore (Doctor Who) and Gerry Finley-Day (Rogue Trooper) with art by Massimo Belardinelli (Slaine) and Dave Gibbons (Watchmen).
Fiction

Dodgers

Author: Bill Beverly

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1101903759

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 2166

Sent by his uncle along with his hotheaded brother and other teens to kill a major witness, East, a young gang member from Los Angeles, finds his perspectives changed by his encounters outside of the city.
Technology & Engineering

Dan Dare

Spacefleet Operations

Author: Rod Barzilay

Publisher: Haynes Publishing UK

ISBN: 9780857332868

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 128

View: 1287

Dan Dare is easily the most famous British comic hero. His adventures appeared in the original Eagle magazine during the 1950s and 1960s, but he also featured briefly in 2000AD before returning in the re-launched Eagle of the 1980s. This innovative Haynes Manual takes a detailed look inside the spaceships, space stations and various other craft that played such a huge part in bringing the excitement of space travel to the stories. Beautifully illustrated with cutaway artwork by Graham Bleathman, and supported by fabulous contemporary comic-strip art, this is the ultimate technical guide to the spaceships of Dan Dare and a wonderful addition to every comic fan’s bookshelf.