Watermark Books & Café is excited to host the Marvel Mega Fan Virtual Event with Alan Gratz and Brent Schoonover, author and illustrator of Captain America: The Ghost Army! They will be joined in conversation by the co-writers of the Captain America comic, Sentinel of Liberty, Collin Kelly and Jackson Lanzing! This event will take place virtually on Thursday, January 5th at 7pm CST. Order the book to receive an exclusive Captain America pin, designed by Brent Schoonover, while supplies last. Register for the Zoom webinar for free at the button below!
About Alan Gratz
Alan Gratz is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of several highly acclaimed books for young readers, including Ground Zero, Allies, Grenade,Refugee, Projekt 1065, Prisoner B-3087, and Code of Honor. Alan lives in North Carolina with his wife and daughter. Look for him online at alangratz.com.
About Brent Schoonover
Brent Schoonover is a Midwestern-born illustrator who works in the fields of comic books and commercial art, having done projects for clients such as Target, Continental Airlines, Mayo Clinic, and the NFL. In the field of comics, Brent has worked on several creator-owned projects like Devil’s Highway from AWA, as well as on well-known characters such as Batman and Superman at DC Comics, and X-Men, Ant-Man, Captain Marvel, and Black Widow at Marvel Comics. He currently lives in Minneapolis with his wife, Nicole; two daughters, Millie and Josie; and their bulldog, Agatha.
About Collin Kelly & Jackson Lanzing
Collin Kelly & Jackson Lanzing - known colloquially as “The Hivemind” - are the New York Times Bestselling comic book creators known for CAPTAIN AMERICA: SENTINEL OF LIBERTY (Marvel), BATMAN BEYOND: NEO-YEAR (DC Comics), JOYRIDE (Boom! Studios), STAR TREK (IDW), WIFWULF (Vault), and Alyssa Milano's HACKTIVIST (Archaia). Their most recent graphic novel, DARK ONE, debuted at #1 on the Amazon Fantasy Graphic Novel list and #5 on the Barnes & Noble Bestseller / Top 100 list. Best friends since college, they currently live in Los Angeles, where they are no doubt writing at this very moment.
About Captain America: The Ghost Army
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Alan Gratz ( Refugee, Ground Zero) comes an all-new, original Captain America graphic novel!
In this thrilling historical adventure set during World War II, Steve Rogers (AKA Captain America) and his young sidekick, Bucky Barnes, encounter threat like none they've ever seen -- a Ghost Army. The dead of this war and wars past are coming back to life, impervious to bullets, flames, or anything else the Allies can throw at them. The armies rise from the ground in the night and seem to disappear without a trace.
How can Cap and Buck fight something that's already dead? And just what does the mysterious Baron Mordo—sitting in his castle atop nearby Wundagore Mountain—have to do with this?
Award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Alan Gratz merges the worlds of historical fiction and super hero comics in this one-of-a-kind graphic novel that is sure to be met with major enthusiasm from fans of all ages.