This fall Fantagraphics will publish a Sci-Fi fan’s dream in the form of Home to Stay!: The Complete Ray Bradbury EC Stories.
The new oversized coffee table collection features all 28 of Bradbury’s adapted stories from EC Comics heyday between 1951 and 1954. All of the stories are scripted by Al Feldstein and illustrated by EC’s legendary stable of artists (in their original black-and-white format) including Johnny Craig, Reed Crandall, Jack Davis, Will Elder, George Evans, Frank Frazetta, Graham Ingels, Jack Kamen, Bernard Krigstein, Joe Orlando, John Severin, Angelo Torres, Al Williamson, and Wallace Wood.
Some story highlights include: “Touch and Go” (Craig), “A Sound of Thunder” (Torres), “Home to Stay” (Wood), “The Million Year Picnic” (Elder), “I, Rocket” (Williamson and Frazetta), “Zero Hour” (Kamen), “Mars Is Heaven” (Wood), and “There Will Come Soft Rains…” (Wood). Three bonus stories inspired by other Bradbury tales will also be included in the edition.
Home to Stay!: The Complete Ray Bradbury EC Stories will be in stores on October 25.