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Cobalt City Blues

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The wrong place at the wrong time, a moment of weakness, an ironic twist of fate -- these are all things by which jazz pianist Simon Floyd measures his life. Now dead over seventy years and acting the part of super-hero Mister Grey, Simon wants nothing more than a return to some semblance of his old life. Even if it risks the safety of his friends and fellow heroes in the ...more
Paperback, 272 pages
Published October 31st 2010 by Timid Pirate Publishing
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If you're one of those adults with a box of the "good comics" under your bed, the ones where the stories were so exciting, the art so colorful, the world so mesmerizing that you couldn't bear to throw them out long, long after all the rest of childhood was put away, then you'll love Cobalt City Blues. Crowder paints just as nifty pictures with his words as Jack Kirby ever did with his pen.

Stuffed with more science-cool hideouts and gadgets than Batman, more weird powers than a barrel of mutants,
I'm hooked!
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