By Bob Proehl
As they trip 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 an excellent company comics author stuggling along with her industry's old-school how one can a gaggle of cosplay girls who offer a refrain of figuring out observation. For Alex, this global 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 have a truly diversified finishing than he imagined.
A figuring out 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 best way the tales we create come to form us.
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A Hundred Thousand Worlds: A Novel by Bob Proehl