Books Astro City by Kurt Busiek and Brent Anderson Paperback, 192 pages, DC Comics, List Price: $17.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleAstro CityAuthorKurt Busiek and Brent Anderson Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Collects the first six volumes of Kurt Busiek's comic Astro City, about the hopes, dreams, and trials of ordinary people and superheroes in a city with a long history of protection from such powerful figures as Samaritan and Winged Victory. Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Astro City Summer Reader Poll 2017: Comics And Graphic Novels Let's Get Graphic: 100 Favorite Comics And Graphic Novels July 12, 2017 We asked readers to name their favorite comics and graphic novels, and we got thousands of answers. Now, with the help of our expert panel, we've curated a list to keep you flipping pages all summer.