Last Days of Krypton HC (2012 HarperCollins) A Superman Novel comic books 2007
1st printing. By Kevin J. Anderson. Everyone knows how Superman was sent to Earth before his planet and people were destroyed in a terrible explosion. Now, Kevin J. Anderson unfolds the riveting backstory of this iconic superhero. The Last Days of Krypton is a sweeping tale of the politics and betrayals that blinded both heroes and villains to the disaster that would culminate in the escape of a single infant child. Bringing to life the planet Krypton with its famous cities and futuristic society, Anderson offers startling new insight into familiar characters, including Superman's parents, Brainiac, the Kyptonian genius who would later terrorize Shim, as well as Superman's long-time villain, General Zod. Hardcover, 412 pages, Text Only. Cover price $25.95.