Hakata Soy's past life as the leader of a futuristic super team won't stay in the past!
The former space hero is doing his best to keep his head down at Astronaut Academy. Things aren't going so great, though. The most popular girl in school has it in for him. His best friend won't return his calls. And his new roommate is a complete jock who only cares about Fireball.
Hakata just wants to make a fresh start. But how will he find time to study Anti-Gravity Gymnastics and Tactical Randomness when he's got a robot doppelganger on its way to kill him?
A Look Inside Astronaut Academy
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|Welcome to Astronaut Academy!||A diverse curriculum|
|My name is Hakata Soy||"Well, this is the place."|
Two-time New York Times bestselling writer-illustrator Dave Roman is the creator of Agnes Quill: An Anthology of Mystery. Roman has contributed stories to the Flight series, and has written comics and manga for X-Men and The Last Airbender. He lives in New York City with his wife, Raina Telgemeier.
The author unapologetically parodies every style of comic from anime, super-hero, mecha, romance.
It's a romping good adventure if you're the right age (or have the right mindset) and I'd highly recommend it.
This latest, solo tome actually began as a mini comics series, and it's been fascinating to watch it grow.
I bought it for my six-year-old nephew, aware it might be ahead of him at his age -- but he loves it. Read morePublished 22 months ago by M. B.risbois
What's it like to go to elementary school in outer space with robots and zero-gravity classes and explosions and space monkeys and a teacher who's a panda? Read morePublished on November 7, 2011 by GraphicNovelReporter.com
Dave Roman has an impressive pedigree. Years as assistant comics editor at Nickelodeon Magazine, and a widespread range of self-published comics and mini comics. Read morePublished on August 1, 2011 by Thomas Scott Roberts