Black Summer

by Warren Ellis, Juan José Ryp

When America’s premiere hero kills everyone in the White House in pursuit of his own brand of justice, his innocent former teammates become the targets of a massive military crackdown.What happens when a crimefighting hero’s pursuit of justice leads him to the horrifying conclusion that he must kill his President to save hiscountry?

  • Paperback
  • Pages: 192 pages
  • Average Rating: 3.71 out of 5
  • Published October 7th 2004 by Avatar Press
  • Original Title: Black Summer
  • ISBN: 1592910521 (ISBN13: 9781592910526)
  • Edition Language: English
  • Literary Awards: Grand Prix de l'Imaginaire for Bande dessinée/Comics (2010)

When America’s premiere hero kills everyone in the White House in pursuit of his own brand of justice, his innocent former teammates become the targets of a massive military crackdown.What happens when a crimefighting hero’s pursuit of justice leads him to the horrifying conclusion that he must kill his President to save his country? When John Horus decides that no one is above his personal law, he kicks down the door to the White House and throw the entire country into chaos. Now, his former teammates in the Seven Guns — some crippled, some crazy, and all considered guilty by association — become live targets for a military determined to wipe them all from the face of the earth. BLACK SUMMER is Warren Ellis’ graphic novel about where you draw the line, and where justice is nothing but death from above.