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Tony Isabella

Tony Isabella

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Creator/writer, Black Lightning; writer, Champions, Daredevil, Hawkman

Just like Superman, Tony Isabella was born in Cleveland, Ohio. A 40-year veteran of the comics industry, he was an editor and writer at Marvel and a writer for many other publishers. He co-wrote the prose novels Captain America: Liberty's Torch and Star Trek: The Case of the Colonist's Corpse and is the author of 1000 Comic Books You Must Read, one of the most successful books of comics history and nostalgia. The lead reviewer and contributing editor of Comics Buyer's Guide, he also writes the nigh-daily Tony Isabella's Bloggy Thing, at