The Crow: Special Edition

Author: J. O'Barr

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451654553

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 272

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When James O’Barr poured the pain and anguish of a personal tragedy into the drawings that comprise The Crow, his intensely cathartic story of Eric—who returns from the dead to avenge his and his fiancée’s murder at the hands of a street gang—resonated with readers around the world. Now, the illustrated tale that became the “thrilling” (Los Angeles Daily News) and “spectacular” (Chicago Tribune) screen triumph is re-released in an expanded version the author originally intended, complete at last with: Thirty pages of never-before-seen artwork, including a new closing segment, “Sparklehorse,” and the touching new scene, “An August Noel” A new Introduction by James O’Barr Lost sequences restored using the artist’s original technique This is The Crow like you’ve never seen it before—the powerful journey of an avenging angel and a celebration of true love . . . as fierce, intelligent, and unforgettable as when it was first conceived. Suggested for mature readers.
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The Crow

Author: J. O'Barr

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 074344647X

Category: Fiction

Page: 240

View: 3659

As Eric, who became the Crow after his death, hunts down those who killed him and his girlfriend Shelly the year before, he longs to return to death and to his beloved.
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The Crow: Special Edition

Author: J. O'Barr

Publisher: Gallery Books

ISBN: 9781451627251

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 272

View: 8634

When James O’Barr poured the pain and anguish of a personal tragedy into the drawings that comprise The Crow, his intensely cathartic story of Eric—who returns from the dead to avenge his and his fiancée’s murder at the hands of a street gang—resonated with readers around the world. Now, the illustrated tale that became the “thrilling” (Los Angeles Daily News) and “spectacular” (Chicago Tribune) screen triumph is re-released in an expanded version the author originally intended, complete at last with: Thirty pages of never-before-seen artwork, including a new closing segment, “Sparklehorse,” and the touching new scene, “An August Noel” A new Introduction by James O’Barr Lost sequences restored using the artist’s original technique This is The Crow like you’ve never seen it before—the powerful journey of an avenging angel and a celebration of true love . . . as fierce, intelligent, and unforgettable as when it was first conceived. Suggested for mature readers.
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The Crow: The Story Behind the Film

Author: Bridget Baiss

Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)

ISBN: 1781161844

Category: Performing Arts

Page: N.A

View: 7502

The Crow is the ultimate cult movie, with a dedicated worldwide following, and two sequels, plus a fourth currently in production. Now, ten years after the original film’s release, the full story of this seemingly cursed production can finally be told... In The Crow’s last days of filming, its star Brandon Lee (son of Bruce Lee) was killed in a strange on-set accident, while filming his character’s death scene. Bridget Baiss describes the chain of events which led from O’Barr’s creation of the graphic novel, up to this fateful day, and beyond, to the film’s final, triumphant release. The definitive account of The Crow’s production and the phenomenon it became, packed with scores of interviews with the film’s cast and crew.
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As the Crow Flies

Author: Melanie Gillman

Publisher: Iron Circus Comics

ISBN: 1945820063

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 250

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A queer, black teenager finds herself stranded in a dangerous and unfamiliar place: an all-white Christian youth backpacking camp.
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As the Crow Flies

Author: Jeffrey Archer

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks

ISBN: 9781429967204

Category: Fiction

Page: 800

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Growing up in the slums of East End London, Charlie Trumper dreams of someday running his grandfather's fruit and vegetable barrow. That day comes suddenly when his grandfather dies leaving him the floundering business. With the help of Becky Salmon, an enterprising young woman, Charlie sets out to make a name for himself as "The Honest Trader". But the brutal onset of World War I takes Charlie far from home and into the path of a dangerous enemy whose legacy of evil follows Charlie and his family for generations. Encompassing three continents and spanning over sixty years, As the Crow Flies brings to life a magnificent tale of one man's rise from rags to riches set against the backdrop of a changing century.
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The Crow Girl

A novel

Author: Erik Axl Sund

Publisher: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard

ISBN: 0385349882

Category: Fiction

Page: 784

View: 9156

The International Sensation It begins in a Stockholm city park where the abused body of a young boy is discovered. Detective Superintendent Jeanette Kihlberg heads the investigation, battling an apathetic prosecutor and a bureaucratic police force unwilling to devote resources to solving the murder of an immigrant child. But with the discovery of the mutilated corpses of two more children, it becomes clear that a serial killer is at large. Superintendent Kihlberg turns to therapist Sofia Zetterlund for her expertise in the psychopathology of those who kill, and the lives of the two women become quickly intertwined—professionally and personally. As they draw closer to each other and to the truth about the killings, what surfaces is the undeniable fact that these murders are only the most obvious evidence of an insidious evil woven deep into Swedish society. From the Hardcover edition.
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The Crow

Curare

Author: James O'Barr

Publisher: Idea & Design Works Llc

ISBN: 9781613777466

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 88

View: 3631

Retired Detroit police officer Joe Salk was a good cop, but after a little girl's murder, his wife left him because of his obsession to find her killers. Now completely alone, his need for revenge might just be helped by the young victim, returned and empowered by the spirit of vengeance, the Crow...
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The Crow

Shattered Lives & Broken Dreams

Author: J. O'Barr,Edward E. Kramer

Publisher: Del Rey

ISBN: 9780345417114

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

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A chilling collection of short fiction and poetry explores the odyssey of The Crow, an avenging force from beyond the grave that brings retribution and redemption, in works by Ramsey Campbell, Andrew Vachss, Alan Dean Foster, and other acclaimed authors. 100,000 first printing.
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Six of Crows: Collector's Edition

Author: Leigh Bardugo

Publisher: Orion Children's Books

ISBN: 9781510106284

Category:

Page: 512

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A glorious Collector's Edition of New York Times bestselling, epic fantasy novel, SIX OF CROWS. Beautifully designed, with an exclusive letter from the author and six stunning full-colour character portraits. This covetable hardback with red sprayed edges is a perfect gift for fans, and a perfect way to discover the unforgettable writing of Leigh Bardugo. Criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker is offered a chance at a deadly heist: break into the Ice Court - a military stronghold that has never been breached - and retrieve a hostage whose knowledge could change Grisha magic forever. To succeed would mean riches beyond his wildest dreams - but he can't pull it off alone . . . A convict with a thirst for revenge. A sharpshooter who can't walk away from a wager. A runaway with a privileged past. A spy known as the Wraith. A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums. A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes. Six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist. Together they might just be unstoppable - if they don't kill each other first. 'Fast, thrilling heist fantasy, boasting a brilliant new cast of characters.' METRO 'A full-throttle adventure . . . crackling dialogue and sumptuous description. Bardugo dives deep into this world.' - NEW YORK TIMES
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The Way the Crow Flies

Author: Ann-Marie Macdonald

Publisher: Vintage Canada

ISBN: 0307375919

Category: Fiction

Page: 832

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“The sun came out after the war and our world went Technicolor. Everyone had the same idea. Let’s get married. Let’s have kids. Let’s be the ones who do it right.” The Way the Crow Flies, the second novel by bestselling, award-winning author Ann-Marie MacDonald, is set on the Royal Canadian Air Force station of Centralia during the early sixties. It is a time of optimism--infused with the excitement of the space race but overshadowed by the menace of the Cold War--filtered through the rich imagination and quick humour of eight-year-old Madeleine McCarthy and the idealism of her father, Jack, a career officer. Ann-Marie MacDonald said in a discussion with Oprah Winfrey about her first book, “a happy ending is when someone can walk out of the rubble and tell the story.” Madeleine achieves her childhood dream of becoming a comedian, yet twenty years later she realises she cannot rest until she has renewed the quest for the truth, and confirmed how and why the child was murdered.. Publishers Weekly, in a starred review, called The Way the Crow Flies “absorbing, psychologically rich…a chronicle of innocence betrayed”. With compassion and intelligence, and an unerring eye for the absurd as well as the confusions of childhood, , MacDonald evokes the confusion of being human and the necessity of coming to terms with our imperfections.
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The Crow: Vault of Shadows, Book 1

Author: John Wagner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781684051199

Category:

Page: 280

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Murderers may escape the law, but they're not safe from the vengeance of the Crow. The undead avenger returns in these three dark fantasy tales. Crow creator James O'Barr envisioned Dead Time--adapted here by John Wagner with art by Alexander Maleev--as a new Crow film, a tale of grief, reincarnation, and long-sought vengeance, reaching from the 1860s to the present day. In Flesh & Blood, by James Vance, a federal conservation officer is murdered in a bombing during the midst of a rural land-rights struggle, but little do her killers know she wasn't the only victim. Finally, in Wild Justice, Michael didn't plan to die... but justice is wild and he is about to learn from his two crow guides just what he needs to do to see his love again. Written by Jerry Prosser and Charlie Adlard.
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The Crow

Flesh and Blood

Author: James Vance

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781593071257

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 96

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In the midst of a rural land-rights struggle, federal conservation officer Iris Shaw is murdered in a bombing by a rag-tag band of right-wing activists. Little do her killers know that Iris wasn't their only victim and now, with the help of the Crow, Iris must exact vengeance not only for her own death but also that of her unborn baby. Raised from her grave and armed with cold-blooded hatred and a few deadly weapons, Iris hunts down her killers one by one. But if exacting ultimate pain is the goal, when does vengeance cross the line to brutality? And what is the price to the soul?
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The Crow Road

'One of the best opening lines of any novel' (Guardian)

Author: Iain Banks

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0748109935

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

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'His masterpiece' Jay Rayner 'One of the best opening lines of any novel... a warm, witty and ultimately very poignant book' Guardian An outstanding contemporary novel, about which readers say: 'Banks' masterpiece' 'Iain Banks at his best' 'Read this immediately' 'A story full of wonderful characters' 'It was the day my grandmother exploded. I sat in the crematorium, listening to my Uncle Hamish quietly snoring in harmony to Bach's Mass in B Minor, and I reflected that it always seemed to be death that drew me back to Gallanach.' Prentice McHoan has returned to the bosom of his complex but enduring Scottish family. Full of questions about the McHoan past, present and future, he is also deeply preoccupied: mainly with death, sex, drink, God and illegal substances...
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Gifts of the Crow

How Perception, Emotion, and Thought Allow Smart Birds to Behave Like Humans

Author: John Marzluff,Tony Angell

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1439198748

Category: Nature

Page: 320

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A University of Washington professor of wildlife science taps the findings of his extraordinary research into crow intelligence to offer insight into their ability to make tools and respond to environmental challenges, explaining how they engage in human-like behaviors from giving gifts and seeking revenge to playing and experiencing dreams.
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The Crow

Dead Time

Author: J. O'Barr,John Wagner,Alexander Maleev

Publisher: Titan Books (UK)

ISBN: 9781852867409

Category: American fiction

Page: 96

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Joshua is left for dead by a band of renegade soldiers in the late 1860s. The crow that is perched nearby as he is dying tells him that time is no barrier to retribution, and the story comes forward to the present day where Joshua is confronted with a biker gang who resemble the soldiers.
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The Crow

Death and rebirth

Author: John Shirley

Publisher: Idea & Design Works Llc

ISBN: 9781613775585

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 128

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Originally published as The Crow: death and rebirth issues #1-5.
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Follow the Crow (Vanished, #1)

Author: B. B. Griffith

Publisher: Griffith Publishing LLC

ISBN: 0989940055

Category: Fiction

Page: 354

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Ben Dejooli is a Navajo cop who can't escape his past. Six years ago his little sister Ana vanished without a trace. His best friend saw what happened, but he refuses to speak of what he knows, and so was banished from the Navajo tribe. That was the day the crows started following Ben. Caroline Adams is a nurse with a special talent: she sees things others can't see. She knows that Ben is more than he seems, and that the crows are trying to tell him something. What the crows could shed new light on the mystery of Ana's disappearance, or it could place Ben and Caroline at risk of vanishing just like she did.
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The Crow

The Third Book of Pellinor

Author: Alison Croggon

Publisher: Candlewick Press

ISBN: 0763652539

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 528

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As this enthralling epic nears its climax, the young heroine’s brother discovers his own hidden gift — and the role he must play in battling the Dark. Hem is a weary orphan whose struggle for survival ends when he is reunited with his lost sister, Maerad. But Maerad has a destiny to fulfill, and Hem is sent to the golden city of Turbansk, where he learns the ways of the Bards and befriends a mysterious white crow. When the forces of the Dark threaten, Hem flees with his protector, Saliman, and an orphan girl named Zelika to join the Light’s resistance forces. It is there that Hem has a vision and learns that he, too, has a part to play in Maerad’s quest to solve the Riddle of the Treesong. As THE CROW continues the epic tale begun with THE NAMING and THE RIDDLE, Alison Croggon creates a world of astounding beauty overshadowed by a terrifying darkness, a world where Maerad and Hem must prepare to wage their final battle for the Light.
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