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Battling Boy

  • The Fall of the House of West
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    • The Fall of the House of West

    • Battling Boy (Volume 2)
      written by Paul Pope with JT Petty; illustrated by David Rubín
      First Second

    • Aurora West is on the verge of solving the mystery of her mother's death, but it's hard keeping her efforts a secret from her grieving father, the legendary monster-hunter Haggard West. Between her...

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  • Battling Boy
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    • Battling Boy

    • Battling Boy (Volume 1)
      Paul Pope
      First Second

    • From comics legend Paul Pope: an action-packed middle-grade adventure that pits the young god Battling Boy against a planet of monsters!

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  • The Rise of Aurora West
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    • The Rise of Aurora West

    • Battling Boy
      written by Paul Pope with J.T. Petty; Illustrations by David Rubín
      First Second

    • A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

      The extraordinary world introduced in Paul Pope's Battling Boy is rife with monsters and short on heroes... but in this action-driven extension of the Battling...

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Paul Pope

Paul Pope is the acclaimed author-illustrator of Batman: Year 100, Heavy Liquid, and 100%. Known for his frenetic, high-energy artwork and action-packed, genre-bending storytelling, Pope has won three Eisner Awards. He lives and works in New York City.

J. T. Petty

JT Petty is an American film director, author, and video game writer. His graphic novel Bloody Chester was published by First Second. He currently resides in Brooklyn, New York.

David Rubín

David Rubin is a Spanish cartoonist who has published several critically-acclaimed graphic novels including The Hero and Beowulf. He has also directed an animated feature film, Spirit of the Forest, and has been the subject of a documentary film himself. Rubin is the illustrator of two Battling Boy prequels: The Rise of Aurora West and Fall of the House of West (written by Paul Pope with JT Petty).