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Material Type: Book
Collection: Comics
Call Number: ENG SPECFIC GAI2012
Title: Black Orchid
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Personal name: Gaiman, Neil (author) and McKean, Dave (artist) and Klein, Todd (letterer)
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Barcode # Description Status Status Dt Due Back
004431 checked in 2018-11-04 17:55:03

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Topical term or geographic name as entry element: Speculative Fiction
International Standard Book Number: 9781401240356
Name of publisher, distributor, etc.: Vertigo (DC Comics)
Date of publication, distribution, etc.: 2012
Summary, etc. note: Before introducing the modern version of The Sandman, Neil Gaiman wrote this dark tale that reinvented a strange DC Comics super hero in the Vertigo mold. Featuring spectacular art by Gaiman's frequent collaborator, Dave McKean, BLACK ORCHID is now collected in a deluxe trade paperback After being viciously murdered, Susan Linden is reborn fully grown as the Black Orchid, a hybrid of plant and human, destined to avenge her own death. Now, as this demigoddess attempts to reconcile human memory and botanical origins, she must untangle the webs of deception and secrets that led to her death. Beginning in the cold streets of a heartless metropolis and ending in the Amazon rainforest, this book takes the reader on a journey through secrets, suffering and self-rediscovery.
Expansion of summary note: series, feminist, environmentalism, plants, gardens, superhero, mystery, England, UK, English, fantasy, science fiction, dreamlike, dark, mature, adult, murder, revenge
Method of acquisition: Donation
Date of acquisition: November, 2018
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