HAND OF THE MORNINGSTAR: PART TWO (Volumes 5 - 8)
Created by Brett Burner
Written by Brett Burner, with Ben Avery
Art by Eric Ninaltowski
Edited by Bud Rogers
In the climactic conclusion to The Hand of the Morningstar, the Morningstar makes his
intentions known for the planet. In the ultimate test of his powers and faith,
Michael Tempe must face the Hand of the Morningstar...and the Morningstar himself!
Volume 5: INDOCTRINATION
As the Hand of the Morningstar increases its popularity and positive influence around the world, Michael Tempe is tempted to join the unit. The fifth book in the Hand of the Morningstar series explores Tempest’s struggle to do what is right … at home and for the good of the world.
Volume 6: JUSTIFICATION
The world watches as super-powered beings clash in battle. But only time will reveal whether those who serve the elusive Morningstar, said to be a wise and powerful heavenly creature, fight for the cause of good or evil. Loyalty gets rewarded … with death. As war wreaks violence on the peoples of the earth, the Tempest struggles to keep collateral damage to a minimum. The tide of battle turns when the Morningstar unleashes his fiery power, but the world begins to wonder whether his victory will usher in peace and justice, or global tyranny.
Volume 7: REVELATION
With the Morningstar now firmly in place as the leader of a new united world, Michael Tempe begins to discover the secret of this mysterious entity and his team of superheroes. With the secret of the Hand revealed to all in defiance of the Morningstar’s growing power and authority, Michael reveals the origins underlying the Hand’s superpowers to the nation. Will this news come in time to stop the Morningstar’s rise to rule over the earth? Will the public believe Michael’s revelations? And how will the Hand of the Morningstar react?
Volume 8: TRANSFIGURATION
In the final book of the Hand of the Morningstar graphic novel series, Michael must battle the Hand of the Morningstar one last time in order to protect his kidnapped wife, and soon discovers the real evil the Morningstar represents. In a showdown of power and faith, can Michael’s powers measure up to the entire Hand of the Morningstar? Can he confront the Morningstar himself?
Perfect Bound, BW, 6.69" x 9.61", 618 Pages