Spider-Island

Spider-Island Cover

Spider-Island

By Dan Slott; Rick Remender; Stefano Caselli (Illustrator)

Marvel Comics Group, Paperback, 9780785151050, 376pp.

Publication Date: October 3, 2012

Description
Between keeping New York City safe as Spider-Man, being a member of two Avengers teams and the FF, and his day job at Horizon Labs, Peter Parker's life is as crazy as it's ever been. And it's about to get even crazier. Welcome to Spider-Island, where a million New Yorkers suddenly possess Spider-Man's powers - but none of the responsibility Can Spidey play world-saving super hero while the Big Apple gets eaten alive from the inside out when he's suddenly not quite so special? When he's surrounded by a million people just as powerful as him? When even his girlfriend is web-swinging through the city? And just wait until you meet J. Jonah Jameson, the Spectacular Spider-Mayor COLLECTING: Amazing Spider -Man 666-673, Venom 6-9, Spider -Island: Deadly Foes, material from Amazing Spider -Man 659-660, 662-665, Spider-Island Spotlight.


About the Author
Dan Slott is a comics writer best known for his work on series including DC s ARKHAM ASYLUM: LIVING HELL, and, for Marvel, THE AVENGERS and THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN.



Stefano Caselli is Full Professor of Banking and Finance at Bocconi University.