Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Best of Spider-Man: Volume 3” as Want to Read:
The Best of Spider-Man: Volume 3
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Best of Spider-Man: Volume 3

3.79 of 5 stars 3.79  ·  rating details  ·  28 ratings  ·  3 reviews
The year's best Spider-Man stories, collected in one amazing volume

Marvel Comics proudly presents a complete year's worth of Amazing Spider-Man tales by writer J. Michael Straczynski and artist John Romita Jr., featuring Spider-Man at his very best - continuing to protect the innocent citizens of New York City from harm, even as he struggles to keep his personal life toget
Hardcover, 300 pages
Published June 1st 2004 by Marvel Comics Group
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Best of Spider-Man, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Best of Spider-Man

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 49)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
One of the best things about this series was the portrayal of Aunt May. She was an amazing character, quite frequently more impressive than anyone else in the comic....
Well, now I'm starting to see why I hear people complain about Straczynski's Spider-Man run so often. It's so disappointing to see this comic slip so rapidly into the garbage, when it started out with so much promise. While JMS's decision to frame Spidey as a superhero with totemistic spider powers is jarring and a little strange, it at least felt bold and potentially mystical in an interesting way. But any originality has started to wear off at this point, as all of the plot lines surrounding t ...more
When I was in high school I volunteered at my local library. Besides shelving and dusting, there wasn't much to do, so I would always sift through the comics section (Library Congress numbers for graphic novels are: PN 6728 AUTHOR). This was my first comic book, and it'll always be my favorite. Sci-fi writer Joe Straczynski takes on ol' webhead and explores the totemic nature of his powers: ie, the spider food chain applies to Spider-Man as he encounters the Spider-Wasp.

What really makes the bo
Keenan Speaks
Keenan Speaks marked it as to-read
Sep 26, 2015
Dalena marked it as to-read
Sep 18, 2015
Family added it
Jul 12, 2015
Maggie marked it as to-read
Feb 24, 2015
Zachary Harless
Zachary Harless marked it as to-read
Dec 09, 2014
JB marked it as to-read
Jul 22, 2014
Billy Candelaria
Billy Candelaria marked it as to-read
May 22, 2014
Louis Fead
Louis Fead marked it as to-read
Nov 02, 2013
Patrick marked it as to-read
May 16, 2013
Erin P.
Erin P. marked it as to-read
Jan 30, 2013
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Joseph Michael Straczynski (born July 17, 1954), known professionally as J. Michael Straczynski and informally as Joe Straczynski or JMS, is an American writer and television producer. He works in films, television series, novels, short stories, comic books, and radio dramas. He is a playwright, a former journalist, and author of The Complete Book of Scriptwriting. He was the creator and showrunne ...more
More about J. Michael Straczynski...

Share This Book