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Alex Ross

Born: Portland, Oregon
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: At age 17, Ross came to Chicago to study Painting at the American Acedemy of Art, where he hit on the idea of painting his own comic books.

Biography: After three years at the American Academy of Art, Alex Ross went to work for an Advertising Agency where and editor from Marvel Comisc suggested that they collaborate on a story. His career was launched from there.


Alex Ross on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Batman :
ISBN: 1563895765 OCLC: 43109598

DC Comics, New York : 1999.

Batman tells his own story in this oversized, graphic novel, chronicling his lonely, all-too-human crusade to better the lives of the citizens of Gotham City. Full color.

JLA, secret origins
ISBN: 1401200214 OCLC: 51289177

DC Comics, New York : ©2002.

Superman. Batman. Wonder Woman. The Flash. Green Lantern. Aquaman. Martian Manhunter. Green Arrow. Hawkman. The Atom. Plastic Man. Shazam! Together they are known as the Justice League of America.--Page 4 of cover.

Justice Society of America :
ISBN: 1401219462 OCLC: 226357548

DC Comics, New York : ©2008.

"The world's first and greatest super-team continues to expand, welcoming extraordinary individuals whose powers are the legacy of heroes gone by, but evil has a legacy as well."--Page 4 of cover.

Kingdom come
ISBN: 9781401284626 OCLC: 1029229724

Kingdom come /
ISBN: 1401220347 OCLC: 223891521

Kingdom Come, the critically acclaimed Elseworlds saga by Mark Waid and Alex Ross, has been combined into one volume, with a new introduction and additional material for this edition.

ISBN: 1789090725 OCLC: 1043187669

TITAN Books LTD, [Place of publication not identified], 2018.

Power of Hope.
ISBN: 1439514070 OCLC: 232982383

Paw Prints 2008.

Rough justice :
ISBN: 9781781166086 OCLC: 796279900

Titan, London : 2012.

Rough justice :
ISBN: 0375714901 OCLC: 422759288

Pantheon Books, New York : 2010.

Private sketchbooks of the author reveal his pencil and ink drawings of DC Comics characters, nearly all of them appearing in print here for the first time. Includes deleted scenes and altered panels for the epic Kingdom Come saga, proposals for revamping classic properties as Batgirl, Captain Marvel, and an imagined son of Batman named Batboy, and unused alternate comic book cover ideas for the monthly Superman and Batman comics of 2008-2009.

Shazam! :
ISBN: 1563897458 OCLC: 49493628

Captain Marvel helps restore hope to a ward full of sick and needy children by granting their wishes.

ISBN: 9781401221317 OCLC: 232980534

DC Comics, New York : ©2009.

His name is Atlas. He came from out of nowhere. he will stop at nothing. He is a being of indescribable power, and he wants only one thing: to destroy Superman. And believe it or not, he could actually do it. Superman thinks he's fought tougher opponents than this musclebound brute before ... so why is he in danger of losing his never-ending battle? Superman and his friends and family - Supergirl, Lois Lane, Jimmy Olsen, even his beloved (and dangerous) dog, Krypto - must unravel the secret of this new and deadly enemy before the world lies shattered at his feet ...

Thy kingdom come.
ISBN: 9781845769901 OCLC: 455822515

Titan, London : 2009.