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Ellis, Warren

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Most widely held works by Warren Ellis
Lawless by John Hillcoat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the true story of the infamous Bondurant brothers: bootlegging siblings who made a run for the American Dream in Prohibition-era Virginia. In this epic outlaw tale, inspired by true-life tales of author Matt Bondurant's family, the loyalty of three brothers is put to the test against the backdrop of the nation's most notorious crime wave
Gun machine by Warren Ellis( Book )

22 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After losing his partner in a shootout, Detective John Tallow discovers an apartment filled with guns that were each used in an unsolved murder stretching back over twenty years
Transmetropolitan : back on the street by Warren Ellis( Book )

39 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and French and held by 973 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-time journalist Spider Jerusalem, secluded in his house in the mountains, is called back to his natural, and hated habitat: the City. Filled with noise, filth, energy, and stories, the City throbs and convulses with life. For anyone who can maintain his sanity, it's a writer's paradise. For Spider, it's also the inferno
The invincible Iron Man by Warren Ellis( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"It's the beginning of a new era for Iron Man! Renowned scribe Warren Ellis joins forces with acclaimed illustrator Adi Granov to redefine the armored Avenger's world for the 21st century--a landscape of terrifying new technologies that threaten to overwhelm a fragile mankind! What is Extremis, who has unleashed it, and what does its emergence portend for the world?"--Page 4 of cover
Crooked little vein by Warren Ellis( Book )

13 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and French and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burned-out private detective Michael McGill is covertly hired to locate an alternative fallback version of the Constitution, an assignment that is complicated by a polyamorous sidekick and a haphazard introduction to an unorthodox use of warm saltwater
Orbiter by Warren Ellis( Book )

11 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three specialists investigate when a space shuttle returns to Earth after a disappearance of ten years with its pilot mentally deranged, the rest of its crew missing, and with Martian sand in its landing gear
Normal by Warren Ellis( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Some people call it "abyss gaze." Gaze into the abyss all day and the abyss will gaze into you. There are two types of people who think professionally about the future: Foresight strategists are civil futurists who think about geoengineering and smart cities and ways to evade Our Coming Doom; strategic forecasters are spook futurists, who think about geopolitical upheaval and drone warfare and ways to prepare clients for Our Coming Doom. The former are paid by nonprofits and charities, the latter by global security groups and corporate think tanks. For both types, if you're good at it, and you spend your days and nights doing it, then it's something you can't do for long. Depression sets in. Mental illness festers. And if the abyss gaze takes hold there's only one place to recover: Normal Head, in the wilds of Oregon, within the secure perimeter of an experimental forest..."--
Avengers by Warren Ellis( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in English and French and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An abomination, long thought buried, has resurfaced in a war-torn land. But now it wears an American flag. Faced with another nightmare reborn, Captain America will not stand for more death at the hands of a ghost from his past. Haunted by his greatest shame, Thor must renew the hunt for a familiar beast. At their side, an assemblage of allies united to end the threats no one of them could face alone. They are soldiers. Warriors. Comrades-in-arms. Mighty heroes led by a living legend, stronger together than apart. They are the Avengers"--
Transmetropolitan : the new scum by Warren Ellis( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and French and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reporter Spider Jerusalem interviews two presidential candidates against the background of a society that is falling into chaos
Transmetropolitan by Warren Ellis( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and French and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spider Jerusalem begins to crumble under the pressure of sudden and unwanted fame. Having had enough of the warped 21st century Babylon that he lives in, Spider escapes into a world of bitterness and pills. As he stumbles through this haze of depression and drugs, he must find a way to cover the biggest story of the year, the presidential election. Armed with only his demented mind and dark sense of humor, Spider embarks on an adventure of political cynicism, horrific sex, and unwelcome celebrity which culminates in a shocking and ruinous ending."--Amazon.com
Freakangels by Warren Ellis( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"23 years ago, twelve strange children were born in England at exactly the same time. 6 years ago, the world ended. Today, eleven strange 23-year-olds are living in and defending Whitechapel, maybe the last real settlement in flooded London. This is the story of what happened next"--Page 4 of cover
Astonishing X-men by Warren Ellis( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The X-Men decide to investigate the births of mutant infants born in the African country of Mbanawi, ruled by the ruthless Doctor Crocodile
Transmetropolitan : spider's thrash by Warren Ellis( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The truth hurts. That's old news to outlaw journalist Spider Jerusalem, but what's changed is how high the stakes have become. Long a thorn in the side of the powerful and hypocritical, Jerusalem has made an enemy of the new President of the United states-- a man who happens to be crazier than a rabid rattlesnake, and twice as mean. Now, driven underground with his loyal (and filthy) assistants, deprived of all his comforts and hunted like a rabbit at the dog track, Jerusalem prepares for his greatest coup yet-- provided, of course, that he can survive past this afternoon"--Page 4 of cover
Ultimate Fantastic Four by Warren Ellis( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reed and his friends must learn to adapt to their new situation, while Victor Van Damme, also affected by the accident, decides to get revenge
StormWatch : lightning strikes by Warren Ellis( Book )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection showcases the individual heroes of the StormWatch team as they try to make the world a better place
Astonishing X-Men by Warren Ellis( Book )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the director of an intergalactic defense organization crashes into the Earth's atmosphere, the X-Men spring into action. While regrouping following their rescue mission, the team is confronted by a former ally who quickly transforms into a mutant-hunting Sentinel, one of the X-Men's most reviled foes and a symbol of their persecution. The X-Men must fight back against this new, flesh-and-bone version of the Sentinels, while also figuring out how one of their own has turned against them. The team also finds itself face-to-face with the invading monstrous aliens known as the Brood
Astonishing X-Men by Joss Whedon( Book )

in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cyclops and Emma Frost want to reunite the X-Men in order to astonish the world, but as the demand for a "mutant cure" escalates, they find some unexpected allies and adversaries
Pirate utopia by Bruce Sterling( Book )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original introduction by Warren Ellis, author of Transmetropolitan and Gun Machine Who are these bold rebels pillaging their European neighbors in the name of revolution? The Futurists! Utopian pirate warriors of the diminutive Regency of Carnaro, scourge of the Adriatic Sea. Mortal enemies of communists, capitalists, and even fascists (to whom they are not entirely unsympathetic). The ambitious Soldier-Citizens of Carnaro are led by a brilliant and passionate coterie of the perhaps insane. Lorenzo Secondari, World War I veteran, engineering genius, and leader of Croatian raiders. Frau Piffer, Syndicalist manufacturer of torpedos at a factory run by and for women. The Ace of Hearts, a dashing Milanese aristocrat, spymaster, and tactical savant. And the Prophet, a seductive warrior-poet who leads via free love and military ruthlessness. Fresh off of a worldwide demonstration of their might, can the Futurists engage the aid of sinister American traitors and establish global domination?
Transmetropolitan : the cure by Warren Ellis( Book )

14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Outlaw journalist Spider Jerusalem, determined to expose the misdeeds of a president that sent professional assassins after him, is diagnosed with a deadly brain infection as he and his crew of assistant investigators follow the trail of corruption
Trees by Warren Ellis( Book )

9 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ten years after they landed. All over the world. And they did nothing, standing on the surface of the Earth like trees, exerting their silent pressure on the world, as if there were no-one here and nothing under foot. Ten years since we learned that there is intelligent life in the universe, but that they did not recognize us as intelligent or alive. Trees ... looks at a near-future world where life goes on in the shadows of the Trees: in China, where a young painter arrives in the 'special cultural zone' of a city under a Tree; in Italy, where a young woman under the menacing protection of a fascist gang meets an old man who wants to teach her terrible skills; and in Svalbard, where a research team is discovering, by accident, that the Trees may not be dormant after all, and the awful threat they truly represent."--Page 4 of cover
 
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Alternative Names
Ellis 1968-

Ellis, Warren Girard

Warren Ellis auteur de bandes dessinées et romans graphiques, romancier, nouvelliste

Warren Ellis Brits journalist

Warren Ellis englischer Comicautor

Warren Ellis fumettista, giornalista e scrittore britannico

Эллис, Уоррен

وارن الیس ژورنالیست و نویسنده بریتانیایی

엘리스, 워렌

워런 엘리스

ウォーレン・エリス

Languages
English (228)

French (15)

German (4)

Spanish (2)

Turkish (1)

Catalan (1)

Dutch (1)

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The invincible Iron ManCrooked little veinOrbiterTransmetropolitan : the new scumTransmetropolitanFreakangelsAstonishing X-menTransmetropolitan : spider's thrash