FBP

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FBP

Federal Bureau of Physics, Volume 1: The Paradigm Shift

By Simon Oliver; Robbi Rodriguez (Illustrator)

Vertigo, Paperback, 9781401245108, 160pp.

Publication Date: February 25, 2014

Description
Wormholes in your kitchen. Gravity failures at school. Quantum tornadoes tearing through the midwest. As with all natural disasters, people do what they always do: They adapt and survive. And if things get really bad, the Federal Bureau of Physics (FBP) is only a call away.
"FBP: Federal Bureau of Physics" is the story of Adam Hardy: Young, brash and smart, he's a rising star at the FBP, but when a gravity failure leads to the creation of an alternate dimension known as a "BubbleVerse," Adam is sent on a rescue mission and finds his skills and abilities pushed to their limits when he discovers his partner has a different agenda...
Collects issues #1-7.


About the Author
Dr Simon Oliver is Associate Professor in the Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of Nottingham, UK. His research interests centre on issues in philosophical theology, the doctrine of creation, and theology and the history of natural science.



Praise For FBP

“If this stellar beginning is any indication of what's to follow, we're in for a delightfully unpredictable ride. Oliver and Rodriguez have something unique on their hands, and I'm looking forward to what they've got up their sleeves for the next issue.”—IGN

 “FBP sets the bar high for the rest of the year’s new releases from Vertigo.”—A.V. Club/The Onion
 
“A fantastic start to an exciting new series and a reminder of what a quality powerhouse Vertigo is and can be. It's also a nice reminder of why the industry needs more books from Vertigo, not less. A higher quantity of smart, beautifully executed comics that explore the fantastical and bizarre without being about traditional superheroes is a very good thing.”—Comic Book Resources