A Once Crowded Sky by Tom King is a novel about superheroes, very much like a comic book, but in novel form.
The illustrations are fantastic so along side the extremely well written and descriptive novel you have a FANTASTIC book to enjoy.
There didn't seem to be any obvious plot holes and there was lots of background on at least the main characters.
This book captures the imagination and lets it run wild. A well written and intricately woven story, “A Once Crowded Sky” pays homage to the comic book genre without being... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Steven Davis
Sort of meta plot felled by enthusiastic but poor prose and writing. Had hoped for better, but was tiring to read.Published 6 months ago by Juba Lee
When I read the cover blurb for this, it sounded like something I would really like--an examination of super heroes, power, failure and redemption along the lines of Watchmen, but... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Bill Weinberger
I really enjoyed this book. I just happened to come across this book on one of my many trips to the bookstore and decided to give it a try. It has become my new favorite book. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Greg
Good idea but poorly executed. The layout of this novel is incredibly confusing. Chapters attempt to mimic comic book layouts. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Dussan
A Once Crowded Sky by Tom King is a novel about superheroes, very much like a comic book, but in novel form. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Sheri Newton
While rummaging around the San Diego Comic-Con my friend and I came upon an image similar to a comic teaser we had just put out. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Amazon Customer
Arcadia City is in danger once again. This time the superheroes must sacrifice their beloved Ultimate and each of their super powers it's the only way to save everyone from the... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Anna Lemkau