Guardians of the Galaxy (Hardcover)

Creating Marvel's Spacefaring Super Heroes: The Complete Comics History

By Mark Sumerak

Insight Editions, 9781608879816, 184pp.

Publication Date: April 4, 2017

List Price: 45.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Explore the greatest art from five decades of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy comics with this deluxe art book. 

The Guardians of the Galaxy made their first appearance in the pages of Marvel Super-Heroes back in 1969, and while the team’s lineup has changed significantly over the years, its popularity with fans has continued to grow and grow. This deluxe book delves into the creation and evolution of the Guardians through exclusive interviews with the people who brought them to life, including writers Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning, and artists Al Milgrom, Valerio Schiti, and Skottie Young. Filled with incredible art from nearly fifty years of comics, Guardians of the Galaxy: Creating Marvel’s Spacefaring Super Heroes is the best way to experience the zany creativity and dynamic artistic talent behind fan-favorite characters such as Star-Lord, Drax the Destroyer, Gamora, Rocket Raccoon, and Groot.

About the Author

Marc Sumerak is an Eisner Award– and Harvey Award–nominated comic book writer and editor. Over the past decade and a half, he has contributed to countless tales of today's most popular characters, including the Avengers, Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, and the X-Men. His work has been published by Marvel Comics, DC Comics, IDW, and many others. He lives in Ohio.