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Format:
Title:
Man-thing
Uniform Title:
Comic books. Selections
ISBN:
9781302902001
Publication:
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC, [2017]
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
"Contains material originally published in magazine form as Man-Thing 1-5."

Chiefly illustrations.
Contents:
A different direction -- The muck run amuck -- The nexus of all realities -- It's a python world -- The surprise ending -- Put a ring on it / art by Daniel Johnson -- Drive the horror highway / art by Christopher Mitten -- Like a horror movie / art by Kate Niemczyk -- The neighborhood watch / art by Jonathan Marks Barravecchia -- The perfect boyfriend / art by Tyler Cook.
Summary:
Marvel's melancholy muck-monster as you've never seen him before - courtesy of beloved author R.L. Stine (Goosebumps, Fear Street)! After so many years of somber silence, Man-Thing has found his voice -and taken Hollywood by storm! But when an ancient evil threatens his old swamp stomping ground, Man-Thing will have to choose between his new life and celebrity, and the world he used to call home. An old ally pays a visit, but everything else is out to get Man-Thing -including crocodiles, bats and mosquitos, oh my! Can the balance of the swamp be restored, or will the cause of this calamity be beyond Man-Thing's control? Plus, bone-chilling bonus horror tales from the master himself, R.L. Stine! Reading this will give you goosebumps ... but beware - for whoever knows fear burns at the Man-Thing's touch!
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Penciled by GERMAN PERALTA, DANIEL JOHNSON, CHRISTOPHER MITTEN & MORE! Marvel's melancholy muck-monster as you've never seen him before - courtesy of beloved author R.L. Stine (Goosebumps, Fear Street)! After so many years of somber silence, Man-Thing has found his voice -and taken Hollywood by storm! But when an ancient evil threatens his old swamp stomping ground, Man-Thing will have to choose between his new life and celebrity, and the world he used to call home. An old ally pays a visit, but everything else is out to get Man-Thing -including crocodiles, bats and mosquitos, oh my! Can the balance of the swamp be restored, or will the cause of this calamity be beyond Man-Thing's control? Plus, bone-chilling bonus horror tales from the master himself, R.L. Stine! Reading this will give you goosebumps...but beware - for whoever knows fear burns at the Man-Thing's touch! COLLECTING: MAN-THING 1-5


Author Notes

R. L. Stine was born in Columbus Ohio on October 8, 1943. He graduated from Ohio State University in 1965. Under the name Jovial Bob Stine, he wrote dozens of joke books and humor books for kids including How to Be Funny, 101 Silly Monster Jokes, and Bozos on Patrol. He also created Bananas, a zany humor magazine which he worked on for ten years.

His first teen horror novel, Blind Date, was published in 1986 under the name R. L. Stine. His other works include Beach House, Hit and Run, The Babysitter, The Girlfriend, the Goosebumps series, and the Fear Street series. He also wrote an adult novel entitled Superstitious.

(Bowker Author Biography)