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Head of Zeus
Cixin Liu's The Devourer
Cixin Liu's The Devourer: A Graphic Novel by Jean-David Morvan, illustrated by Yang Wei-Lin
 The Worlds of Cixin Liu

Welcome to The Worlds of Cixin Liu, a series of graphic novels created by 26 writers and illustrators from 14 different countries to salute the unique imagination of China's science fiction grandmaster.

Members of the Earth Protection Force circle the planet's atmosphere, neutralising threats before they come close enough to cause harm. Most days the threats come in the form of asteroids or meteorites, inanimate bodies set on a trajectory thousands of years ago – but not today.

Today, a great crystal sent by a faraway, alien intelligence has been intercepted. It carries a simple message: The Devourer approaches. The Devourer consumes planets, gorging itself on the inhabitants and plundering the land, only stopping once nothing living remains.

Soon, the first Devourer ship enters the solar system and Earth's fate is sealed.

Sealed, that is, unless humanity can fight, and win.

Head of Zeus -- an AdAstra Book * Graphic Novels
13 Oct 2022 * 98pp * £9.99 * 9781803282817
REVIEWS
'A unique blend of scientific and philosophical speculation, politics and history, conspiracy theory and cosmology'
George R.R. Martin
Wildly imaginative, really interesting... The scope of it was immense'
Barack Obama
'A milestone in Chinese science fiction'
New York Times
A marvellous mélange of awe-inspiring scientific concepts, clever plotting and quirky yet plausible characters... Exhilarating, mind-stretching'
TLS
'China's answer to Arthur C. Clarke'
New Yorker
ALSO IN THE SERIES
Cixin Liu's For the Benefit of Mankind
Cixin Liu's The Butterfly
Cixin Liu's The Circle
Cixin Liu's The Wandering Earth
Cixin Liu's Sea of Dreams
Cixin Liu's The Village Teacher
Cixin Liu's Yuanyuan's Bubbles
Author

Jean-David Morvan

Jean-David Morvan
Jean-David Morvan is a French comic book author. He has published more than 230 comics to date and been honoured a number of times at the world famous Angoulême International Comics Festival and by the Prix Saint-Michel.
Illustrator

Yang Wei-Lin

Yang Wei-Lin
Yang Wei-Lin is an artist from Taipei, Taiwan. She has received numerous awards for her experimental and conceptual fibre installations in Taiwan, and her work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions within Taiwan and internationally. Yang Wei-Lin currently teaches in the Department of Material Arts and Design at Tainan National University of the Arts.
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Cixin Liu's The Devourer
Cixin Liu's For the Benefit of Mankind
Cixin Liu's The Butterfly
Cixin Liu's The Circle