The Last Days of Krypton
Publish date: October 23rd 2007
Publisher: Harper Entertainment
Pages no: 412
Edition language: English
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, Dc Comics
This book takes place about 2 years before the birth of Superman, a.k.a. Kal-el. We follow Jor-el and Lara (Kal-el's parents); Zor-el (brother to Jor-el); and General Zod, Aethyr and Nam-Ek (the main bad guys). It tells a story about people trying to survives through great crisis. I had not really r...
This is one of those books that I could read again and again - and have, actually, haha. It was first purchased in a small bookstore at the airport several years ago and it was read within the first half of my flight.I loved seeing what led up to Superman/Clark Kent being sent here to Earth. What a ...
Most of the negative reviewers on this one have got it right. Undeveloped characters, a meandering story that never really grabs the reader (didn't grab me, anyway), and overly simplistic writing. It's too bad, because the premise had a lot of potential. I got to about page 150 and couldn't take any...
So far its ok(and I know nothing about Superman-a gentleman I work w/at the airport loaned it to me) Wasn't sure what to expect so I'm pleasantly surprised so far!I'm giving up because I keep putting it off by reading other books instead of this so i know I'm never going to finish it.
I haven't actually read any of the Superman comics, so I have no beef with this book's details and it seems to mesh well with what I remember from all the films and tv series. So, it had some interesting information and served as a pretty good summary of the backgrounds of Zod, Jor-El, etc.Having sa...
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