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superfolks free Superfolks ePUBOunds Now all the heroes are dead or missing and his beloved New York is on the edge of chaos It's up to Brinkley to come to the rescue but he's in the midst of a serious mid life crisis his su.

Ounds Now all the heroes are dead or missing and his beloved New York is on the edge of chaos It's up to Brinkley to come to the rescue but he's in the midst of a serious mid life crisis his su.

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[PDF / Epub] ✍ Superfolks ☁ Robert Mayer – Bunatime.co Before there was WATCHMEN there was SUPERFOLKSDavid Brinkley used to be a hero the greatest the world had ever seen until he retired got married moved to the suburbs and packed on a few extra pounds NBefore there was WATCHMEN there was SUPERFOLKSDavid Brinkley used to be a hero the greatest the world had ever seen until he retired got married moved to the suburbs and packed on a few extra p.

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10 thoughts on “Superfolks

  1. John Kirk John Kirk says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBThis novel was out of print for uite a long time and it almost reached legendary status amongst comics readers several respected writers named it as a major influence on their work eg Kurt Busiek and Grant Morrison I'm willing to take their word for it ie I believe them when they say that it was groundbreaking at the time it was first published and it may well have inspired several people to reinvent the genre However looking at it now it's a bit embarrassing so if you just read the stories it inspired then you won't be missing muchOne of the odd aspects to this book is continuity Right from the first page it directly refers to DC characters like Batman and Superman; specifically it says that they're dead so this is apparently set in an alternate version of the DC universe At the same time the lead character is clearly an analogue of Superman so why not just come out with it? Similarly it's blatantly obvious that Capt


  2. Jack Haringa Jack Haringa says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBThis novel is touted as being the precursor to the realistic or at least grittier and less purely heroic portrayal of superheroes that swept through comics in the early to mid 1980s Out of print for over two decades Mayer's book was reprinted in 2005 with a slightly inaccurate foreword by Grant Morrison and blurb from Stan Lee Paul Dini and Kurt Busiek to


  3. Alex Sarll Alex Sarll says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBSo obviously I'd heard mutterings of this before but it was when it became the latest front in the Grant MorrisonAlan Moore DUEL OF WIZARDS that I got motivated to pop it on the old wishlist Morrison's contention as I recall being that Moore had not sufficiently acknowledged his borrowings from Mayer in his major early works Wellno Th


  4. Daniel Brandon Daniel Brandon says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBI had been looking for this book on and off for uite a long time now You see once upon a time when I was but a young lad of 13 or 14 I stumbled across a copy of it in my local library It made uite an impression Unfortunately that particular edition of the text had been released under the title Everyman which meant that my subseuent efforts to find it were doomed to be fruitless until I finally managed to Google the right combination of the few bits that I actually remembered cor


  5. Trin Trin says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBConsidered to be the original “retired superhero” tale the inspiration for well known works like Watchmen and The Incredibles Too bad it sucks Mayer’s sense of humor se


  6. Chip Chip says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBCharacters 3Plot 3Universe 3I know this is a cult favorite of many people and I did enjoy it but just didn't fall in love with it


  7. Michael Battaglia Michael Battaglia says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBIf someone described to you a book that was an influence on the superhero deconstruction stories of Alan Moore and Grant Morrison among others in a satirical style that was not unlike Kurt Vonnegut what kind of book would you imagine? A funnier Watchmen? A sort of proto Marvelman? An anything goes style of absurdity that leaves a distinct roadmap for later projects like Doom Patrol? A work that skewers superheroes and all that cliches that come along with 1970s genre stories from the point of view of someone who didn't spend their life in comic books? All of those things sound kind of awesome in their own way and I'm sure anyone reading that description that can probably envision their own eually fascinating variants on those themesI just don't feel like this is the book that people would come up withIts interesting because this book has been trumpeted by people whose writing and sometimes opinions I respect people like Grant Morrison and Kurt Busiek


  8. B B says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBThis is reminiscent of the Roger Rabbit novel The author has found this then untapped rich field for parody He then sets out to develop the friction between the real world and the subject But something about it fe


  9. Doug Doug says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBI saw this in a store once upon a time flipped through it thought it was good and I'd buy it when I had money and then it was gone But due to the Magic of the Internet I eventually found it again and read itIt hasn't aged well Funny name jokes rarely work on me So calling Kryptonite Cronkite isn't that funny to me even thought I know who Cronkite was But it had some really good moments particularly when it wasn't trying to be funny And the ending actually was moving


  10. Chris Chris says:

    PDF/EPUB Superfolks MOBI ↠ ð bunatime.co superfolks free, Superfolks ePUBA satirical look at the life of a retired superhero The book was written in 1977 so some of the humor is dated but i got a chuckle out of much of it especially him running into flying doghouses with a french speaking dog I think if you go into it looking for the humor in it than the overall plot you might have a better time Things seems to just sort of wrap up uicker than i expected


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