Serenity: Those Left Behind by Joss Whedon
Joss Whedon, the pop-culture mastermind behind Buffy the Vampire Slayer, bridged the gap between his cult-hit Firefly TV series and his Serenity motion picture with this three-issue miniseries.
Penned by Whedon and Brett Matthews, a Firefly show writer, the ragtag crew takes on a scavenger mission with the promise of a big payoff. Only too late do they realize the gig is orchestrated by an old enemy eager to remake their acquaintance.
Serenity Volume 2: Better Days & Other Stories by Joss Whedon
Joss Whedon (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) joins Brett Matthews and Will Conrad (Serenity: Those Left Behind) to give you Serenity Volume 2: Better Days & Other Stories, a thrilling graphic novel of action-packed adventures!
“Serenity: Better Days” follows everyone’s favorite space cowboys in a thrilling, action-packed adventure, where Mal and his crew take on a heist that promises a big payoff. But when one of Serenity’s crew is taken captive and tortured, the gang must put their enduring differences aside and work together to save one of their own, even if it means losing the cash prize of a lifetime! Joss Whedon returns to the world of his blockbuster film Serenity, reuniting with Brett Matthews and Will Conrad, his collaborators on the bestselling 2005 series Those Left Behind.
“Float Out” by Patton Oswalt follows pilot Wash in a series of exciting smuggling raids. Jim Krueger offers a story of loyalty and trust with “The Other Half.” And in “Downtime,” Zack Whedon visits the crew as they wait out a brutal snowstorm.
Serenity: The Shepard’s Tale by Joss Whedon
One of Serenity’s greatest mysteries is finally revealed in The Shepherd’s Tale, filling in the life of one of the show’s most beloved character – Shepherd Book! Who was Book before meeting Mal and the rest of the Serenity crew, how did he become one of their most trusted allies, and how did he find God in a bowl of soup? Answers to these and more questions about Book’s past are uncovered in this original hardcover graphic novel by rising stars Zack Whedon (Dr. Horrible, Terminator, Fringe) and Chris Samnee (Blackest Night: Tales of the Corps, Daredevil) . A pivotal chapter in the ongoing Serenity saga, The Shepherd’s Tale is also a rollicking, action-packed epic in its own right.