New York Times Bestselling author Jeff Lemire has built a unique career as both the writer and artist of acclaimed literary graphic novels like Essex County, The Underwater Welder, Sweet Tooth and Trillium and also as one of the most popular writers of mainstream superhero comics with acclaimed... show more
New York Times Bestselling author Jeff Lemire has built a unique career as both the writer and artist of acclaimed literary graphic novels like Essex County, The Underwater Welder, Sweet Tooth and Trillium and also as one of the most popular writers of mainstream superhero comics with acclaimed runs on such titles as Green Arrow, Animal Man, Justice League and Hawkeye for Marvel and DC Comics.Current projects include the original graphic novel ROUGHNECK to be published by Simon and Schuster in 2016, as well as the science fiction series DESCENDER with Dustin Nguyen and A.D. with Scott Snyder.In 2008 and in 2013 Jeff won the Schuster Award for Best Canadian Cartoonist. He has also received The Doug Wright Award for Best Emerging Talent and the American Library Association’s prestigious Alex Award, recognizing books for adults with specific teen appeal. He has also been nominated for 8 Eisner awards, 7 Harvey Awards and 8 Shuster Awards.In 2010 Essex County became the first graphic novel to be included in the prestigious Canada Reads contest making it to the final five and winning the people’s choice vote as best Canadian novel of the decade.He lives in Toronto with his wife and son.
Birth date: March 21, 1976
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It's dark, it's twisted, and it surprised the hell out of me. I pretty much just loved this miniseries.
One of Sentry's old villains has returned - inside Sentry world. But how? It seems more and more as if Bob has been betrayed - but by whom? And since he's out in the world on a probationary status, will he remain free if he can't control Sentry-world, or the Void?
I'm not into the Sentry as a character, but was lured in by the promise of Lemire's writing. And I wasn't let down. While this is a mini-series, I found each issue to be full of twists and turns. The Sentry brings the Void with him, keeping the Void at bay by retreating to a magical world ins...
In this comic collection, we meet a family living in Royal City, a town centred around a failing manufacturing plant. The family are introduced to us, one by one, as they deal with grief over a dead relative and how this affects their everyday life. The plot is straightforward and the artwork consis...
I haven't read the story around this but this was an interesting read, the x-men are dealing with the after-math of the terrigen mist, which is lethal to mutants. They have fled but now they need to organise themselves and fight for their rights. They have to cope with all the cascade of development...