Green Arrow

Green Arrow

Year One

Graphic Novel - 2008
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"Oliver Queen is a frivolous playboy with little care for anyone or anything -- apparently even himself. But when he's double-crossed and marooned on a jungle island, he finds that he does care about something: justice! armed with nothing more than a makeshift bow and arrows, Queen struggles to survive in his new, unforgiving environment -- all while battling the violent drug runners who are responsible for his abandonment"--P. [4] of cover.
Publisher: New York : DC Comics, c2008.
ISBN: 9781401217433
Call Number: DIGGLE
Characteristics: 151 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm
Subjects: Graphic novels.
Science fiction comic books, strips, etc.
Good and evil -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Heroes -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Green Arrow (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Additional Contributors: Jock 1972-


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Violet_Horse_189 Aug 07, 2015


Feb 20, 2014

An excellent reimagining of Oliver Queen's origin in the pre-Flashpoint DCU. Fans of the "Arrow" television series would enjoy this story. The writing and art meld together perfectly.

Nov 08, 2012

This blow my mind to Mars it was AWSOME!!

Apr 11, 2012

A retooling of the Green Arrow story, this time finding Oliver Queen as a daredevil playboy who pushes himself to do "extreme" things to feel alive. When he is betrayed by his right hand man and dumped in the ocean, left for dead, Queen's life begins to change. Washed up on the shore of an uncharted desert island, Oliver has to learn how to fend for himself. When he discovers that he is not alone on the island, Oliver discovers that he has more skills within him than he realized.

This is in an OK retooling of the Green Arrow story, but there is nothing special here to have warranted a new book.


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