Brightest Day, Volume 3

Brightest Day, Volume 3

By Geoff Johns; Various (Illustrator)

DC Comics, Hardcover, 9781401232160, 280pp.

Publication Date: September 13, 2011


Comics hottest writer Geoff Johns (BLACKEST NIGHT, GREEN LANTERN, THE FLASH) joins with Peter J. Tomasi(GREEN LANTERN CORPS) to continue the biggest event in comics as BRIGHTEST DAY burns back the BLACKEST NIGHT. They are joined by artists Ivan Reis, Patrick Gleason and Ardian Syaf on the follow-up to the best selling comics event of 2009.

Once dead, twelve heroes and villains were resurrected by a white light expelled deep within the center of the earth. Now, Aquaman, Martian Manhunter, Firestorm, Hawkman, Hawkgirl, Deadman, Jade, Osiris, Hawk, Captain Boomerang and Zoom must discover the mysterious reason behind their return and uncover the secret that binds them all. In this third volume, Hawkman and Hawkgirl pay a visit to the Star Sapphires, but with the Hawks' connection to the cosmic corps, it looks like this meeting may end in bloodshed. And more even more blood may be drawn as Captain Boomerang hunts down Deadman and Dove!

About the Author
Geoff Johns is DC Comics Chief Creative Officer and an award-winning writer responsible for such crossover epics as Green Lantern, Blackest Night and Infinite Crisis, and was a key architect behind DC s The New 52 relaunch. He has written TV episodes of Smallville, Green Arrow and Flash and is Executive Producer on the forthcoming Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice movie.

The Marvel and Other Short Stories is a collected anthology of six short stories written by the winners of the Austin Macauley World Book Day short story competition.

Praise For Brightest Day, Volume 3

"Extremely cool and exceptionally crafted"—Ain't It Cool News

"Deft storytelling"—Philadelphia Daily News