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The Death of Archie
     

The Death of Archie

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by Paul Kupperberg
 

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History is in the making in this epic finale to the acclaimed series LIFE WITH ARCHIE, as America's most beloved character makes the ultimate sacrifice to save a friend. The unthinkable happens: Archie Andrews dies! One year later, the residents of the most welcoming town in America, where the chocolate malts are always delicious and the neighbors are always smiling,

Overview

History is in the making in this epic finale to the acclaimed series LIFE WITH ARCHIE, as America's most beloved character makes the ultimate sacrifice to save a friend. The unthinkable happens: Archie Andrews dies! One year later, the residents of the most welcoming town in America, where the chocolate malts are always delicious and the neighbors are always smiling, gather together one last time for the closing ceremony of this groundbreaking series and a celebration of a Life with Archie. Features an extensive, exclusive retrospective celebration of Archie and his importance in pop culture. Do not miss this game-changing tale of love, friendship and true heroism.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"It seems fitting that Archie would go out a hero." --CNN

"Archie Comics has been taking numerous chances with their characters in the past half decade." --MTV

"Archie Comics had developed a reputation for attention-getting moves. Up next? The death of Archie." "It's a story you can really only do once, or at least once in a generation." "This is a big move for both the series and Archie as a character." "In the end, the "Life With Archie" series has been about a lot of life milestones--marriage, death, cancer, babies, jobs and everything in between." --COMIC BOOK RESOURCES

"Riverdale just won't be the same." --THE NEW YORK TIMES

"Wait, what?" --ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY

"A true American icon is meeting an untimely end this summer." --HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

Praise for LIFE WITH ARCHIE:

"The most fascinating Archie comic ever printed." --COMICS ALLIANCE

"The most consistently entertaining comic being written right now." --TOPLESS ROBOT

"Something exciting is happening in Riverdale." --THE NEW YORK TIMES

"An invigorating soap opera." --BOOKLIST

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781627389792
Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/19/2014
Sold by:
Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
842,481
File size:
107 MB
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Meet the Author

PAUL KUPPERBERG is the writer of the best-selling and critically-acclaimed LIFE WITH ARCHIE MAGAZINE and ARCHIE: THE MARRIED LIFE graphic novels for Archie Comics. He has also written many other titles including SUPERMAN, CAPTAIN AMERICA, and THE SIMPSONS.

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The Death of Archie: A Life Celebrated 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love this book but it is so heartbreaking he dies
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It is one good book.