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His recurring subjects include literary and film noir, the Hollywood studio system and the American comics industry.

His recurring subjects include literary and film noir, the Hollywood studio system and the American comics industry. De Haven is noted for his comics-themed novels, including the Derby Dugan trilogy and It's Superman. De Haven was born in Bayonne, New Jersey

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Tom De Haven is the author of five novels, Freaks' Amour, Jersey Luck, Funny Papers, Derby Dugan's Depression Funnies .

Tom De Haven is the author of five novels, Freaks' Amour, Jersey Luck, Funny Papers, Derby Dugan's Depression Funnies, and Dugan Under Ground; a collection of three related novellas, Sunburn Lake; and a three-novel series, Chronicle of the King's Tramp, which includes Walker of Worlds, The End-of-Everything Man, and The Last Human. His awards include a fellowship from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, and he has twice won fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts. Before joining VCU's faculty, De Haven taught at Rutgers and Hofstra University.

Tom De Haven is the author of five novels, Freaks' Amour, Jersey Luck, Funny Papers, Derby . His latest novel for young adults, The Orphan's Tent, was published in 1996, and his latest graphic novel, Green Candles, in 1997.

Tom De Haven returns to the roots of the foremost archetypal twentieth-century superher. ombining superhero action, pulp thrills, mythic Americana, and an engaged social vision, De Haven has significantly enriched both the Superman myth and the SF canon

Tom De Haven returns to the roots of the foremost archetypal twentieth-century superher. ombining superhero action, pulp thrills, mythic Americana, and an engaged social vision, De Haven has significantly enriched both the Superman myth and the SF canon. Locus (Best of 2005 List). Before Superman hit the comic books or big screen, he was an awkward teenager slowly adapting to his astonishing powers. De Have. as added a sophisticated, well-rounded, and compelling addition to the Superman genre. The verdict: proof that Superman’s appeal has withstood the test of time.

Tom De Haven is the author of eight novels, including the Derby Dugan trilogy, and the nonfiction book Our Hero: Superman on Earth. A frequent contributor to The New York Times, he lives in Virginia, where he teaches creative writing at Virginia Commonwealth University. Phrases like "able to leap tall buildings in a single bound" and "nothing less than a bursting shell could penetrate his skin" applied to Siegel and Shuster's creation, and his powers only increased gradually over the years. Tom De Haven's novel tells the origin of a Superman who's much closer to this original version, and set in the same era.

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Jersey luck: A novel (1980). The Orphan's Tent (1986). De Haven is perhaps most known for his comics-themed novels: the Derby Dugan trilogy and It's Superman. Jersey luck: A novel (1980).

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Jersey luck: A novel download epub
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Author: Tom De Haven
ISBN: 0060110872
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: United States
Language: English
Publisher: Harper & Row; 1st edition (1980)
Pages: 193 pages