Books Seconds by Bryan Lee O'Malley Hardcover, 321 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $25 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleSecondsAuthorBryan Lee O'Malley Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary This highly anticipated standalone graphic novel by the creator of the best-selling Scott Pilgrim series follows the experience of a young restaurant owner who is given a magical second chance to correct past mistakes. Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Bryan Lee O'Malley Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life 1 Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Seconds Review Book Reviews Can I Get A Do-Over? Shadow Selves And Second Chances July 24, 2014 Get your comic fix this week with Bryan Lee O'Malley's Seconds and The Shadow Hero, by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew. Both books take up the idea of re-writing the past — but in very different ways.