Ships from/sold by Buy.com
advertisement

Penny Century A Love and Rockets Book (Paperback)

Author:  Jaime Hernandez
Earn Super Points: Write a Review
37%
OFF
Sorry, this selection is currently unavailable.
Penny Century Hernandez, Jaime 1 of 1
$18.99
(Save 37%)
$11.94 + $3.35 SHIPPING
EARN 12 RAKUTEN SUPER POINTS™ Super Points
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
FORMAT: Paperback
CONDITION:  Brand New
IN STOCK: Usually Ships within 24 hours
Very few left In Stock! Order soon -- product may sell out.
45 day return policy
Share
 
Description
 

Learn more about Penny Century:

Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 1606993429
ISBN-13: 9781606993422
Sku: 212930451
Publish Date: 4/6/2010
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 9.25H x 7.5L x 0.75T
Pages:  249
See more in Literary
 
Wrestling, romance, and more in the fourth collection of Maggie stories from Love and Rockets.
From the Publisher:
Picking up right after Perla La Loca, the third volume of the definitive?Maggie? series repackaging, this compilation of stories from Jaime Hernandez's solo comic Penny Century and his subsequent return to Love and Rockets(Volume II) charts the further lives of his beloved ?Locas.?

But first... wrestling! Penny Century starts off with a blast with ?Whoa,Nellie!,? a unique graphic novelette in which Maggie, who has settled in withher pro-wrestler aunt for a while, experiences that wild and woolly world first-hand.

Then it's back to chills and spills with the old cast of Hopey, Ray Dominguez, and Izzy Ortiz--including Maggie'sromantic dream fantasia ?The Race? and the definitive Ray story, ?Everybody Loves Me, Baby.?

Penny Century also features two major ?flashback? stories: ?Bay of Threes? finally reveals the full back story behindBeatriz ?Penny Century? Garcia, Maggie's long-time, bleached-blonde bombshell friend (who gives this volume its nameand can currently be seen as a super-villainess in Love and Rockets: New Stories), while ?Home School? is one of Hernandez's popular looks at his characters' lives from when they were little kids, drawn in an adorable simplified Dennis theMenace type style.
Advertisement Bottom