Through The Awesomer
This is the major one, True Believers! The tale of Stan Lee: a extravaganza, nearly ten years in the making, concerning the one and only Godfather of Comics. From his youth in Depression-era New York to transforming Marvel into the number one comic publisher in the world, to his 21st-century reinvention as Chief Creative Officer of entertainment company POW!
In celebration of this 80th anniversary of Marvel, international publisher Taschen has announced the release of The Stan Lee Story a gorgeous 624 page hardcover by celebrated Marvel writer Roy Thomas who understood and loved the guy. The publication features full-color pictures of “Stan the Man” during his career as well as the comics which altered the way. Thomas also includes Lee’s fascinating childhood as a son to Romanian immigrants who worked his way from a one-bedroom family flat in the Bronx to the incredible legacy he abandoned not only in the world of comics, but in heart, humor, thoughts , and especially spirit.
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