Details of the strips in Century 21: Classic Comic Strips from the Worlds of Gerry Anderson Volume 4: Above and Beyond – the latest in a great series of books from Reynolds & Hearn featuring some of the best strips from the Gerry Anderson-inspired weekly comic TV Century 21 and other comics – have just been released.
FIREBALL XL5: Timeslip – Art by Mike Noble
FIREBALL XL5: The Sword of Damacles – Art by Mike Noble
STINGRAY: The Flying Fish – Art by Ron Embleton
THUNDERBIRDS: Destination Sun – Art by Frank Bellamy and Don HarleyTHUNDERBIRDS: The Quake Maker – Art by Frank Bellamy
ZERO X: The Ghosts of Saturn – Art by Mike Noble
CAPTAIN SCARLET: Unity – Art by Ron Embleton
CAPTAIN SCARLET: Satellite 4 – Art by Ron Embleton
UFO: The Movies – Art by Martin Asbury
The book is available in paperback (ISBN 978 1 904674 15 3) from all good bookshops but there’s also a limited edition hardback (ISBN 978 1 904674 14 6) on offer only from the publisher’s web site (www.rhbooks.com), signed by Thunderbirds creator Gerry Anderson.
Reynolds & Hearn have also announced that their Century 21 Annual 2011 – collecting stories from the classic TV Century 21 annuals from the 1960s – will now go ahead next year after all. Expect to see the book released in August.
The released dummy cover comprises images from several of the original annual covers.