By Bob Proehl
As they commute west, encountering superheroes, monsters, time tourists, and robots, Val and Alex are drawn into the orbit of the comic-con regulars, from a hapless twentysomething illustrator to a super company comics author stuggling together with her industry's old-school how one can a gaggle of cosplay ladies who offer a refrain of understanding observation. For Alex, this international is a mystical position the place fiction turns into truth, yet as they catch up with to their vacation spot, he starts to achieve that the tale his mom is telling him approximately their trip may need a really assorted finishing than he imagined.
A realizing and affectionate portrait of the geeky pleasures of fandom, A Hundred Thousand Worlds is usually a tribute to the fierce and intricate love among a mom and son—and to the way in which the tales we create come to form us.
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A Hundred Thousand Worlds: A Novel by Bob Proehl