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Mar 08, 2019
Earth's Mightiest Hero has hit the big screen and if you haven't read up on Captain Marvel then we've got a list of books where you can start your cosmic journey through the galaxy!
One of the world's most power super-beings, Carol Danvers uses her abilities to protect her planet and fight for justice as an Avenger. Over the years, she has taken on many different names and costumes. Most recently, she has taken the mantle of her late mentor, Mar-Vell, and is now Captain Marvel!
(W) Margaret Stohl (A) Carlos Pacheco, Marguerite Sauvage (CA) Artgerm
She's one of the mightiest heroes not just on Earth but in the entire galaxy! Now learn exactly how Carol Danvers became the woman she is - the Avenger she is - in the definitive origin of Captain Marvel! When sudden, crippling anxiety attacks sideline Carol in the middle of a fight, she finds herself reliving memories of a life she thought was far behind her. You can't outrun where you're from - and sometimes, you have to go home again. But while Carol takes a temporary leave from duty to unravel her past, trouble comes looking for her. A weapon has been unleashed, and Carol's sleepy coastal town is about to become the center of its world. But there are skeletons in Captain Marvel's closet - and what she discovers will change her entire life! Collecting LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL (2018) #1-5. Rated T+
Carol Danvers has a new codename and is determined to prove shes the best of the best! She's forging a new future for herself as Captain Marvel, but finds she still can't walk away from a challenge from her past! It's a firefight in the sky as the Banshee Squadron makes its debut - but who are the Prowlers, and where has Carol seen them before? Witness her in blazing battlefield action that just may change the course of history! Then, the Avengers' new Captain Marvel meets their old one: Monica Rambeau! But what's Monica's problem? And can they resolve it before a threat from the ocean depths attacks? Meanwhile, something is weakening Carol's powers, threatening to leave the ace pilot grounded. Will her claim to the title of Earth's Mightiest Hero be short-lived? Collecting CAPTAIN MARVEL (2012) #1-12. Rated T+
(W) Brian Reed (A) Roberto De La Torre, Mike Wieringo, Patrick Zircher, Aaron Lopresti, Giuseppe Camuncoli (CA) Frank Cho
In the HOUSE OF M universe, Carol Danvers glimpsed the full potential of her life. Now, with renewed focus, she embarks on a bid to become the best she can be! With support from friends like Captain America and Jessica Jones, Carol - as Ms. Marvel - is determined to become the world's greatest hero. And stopping an alien invasion that could end life on Earth is a good start! But when a super hero civil war erupts, whose side will Carol be on? She's joined by fellow Avengers Wonder Man and Julia "Arachne" Carpenter, but what is their mission - and is everyone truly on the same team? When the dust settles, a crossroads is reached, and a decision must be made that will change the course of Carol Danvers' life! Collecting GIANT-SIZE MS. MARVEL #1, MS. MARVEL (2006) #1-17 and MS. MARVEL SPECIAL #1. Rated T+
(W) Sholly Finch, More, Jacob Chabot (A) Mario Del Pennino, Jeff Loveness, Dario Brizuela
Carol Danvers is one of the most powerful super heroes on Earth. She's led Alpha Flight and the Avengers, and prevented more alien invasions than you can count. But she's about to hit big trouble - and even the mightiest heroes need help sometimes! Good thing there's a friendly neighborhood Spider-Man swinging around! Meet Captain Marvel before she hits the big screen - and find out what happens when two very different heroes have to work together! Collecting MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES: CAPTAIN MARVEL - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL #1, MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES: CAPTAIN MARVEL - HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR #1, MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES: CAPTAIN MARVEL - MEALTIME MAYHEM #1, MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES: CAPTAIN MARVEL - TBD D#1, MARVEL SUPER HERO ADVENTURES: MS. MARVEL AND THE TELEPORTING DOG #1. All Ages
(W) Will Corona Pilgrim, Roy Thomas, More (A) Andrea Di Vito, Gene Colan, More
Prepare for Captain Marvel's cinematic debut with titanic tales setting the stage for the Marvel Universe's mightiest hero! When an encounter with Kree soldier Mar-Vell grants Carol Danvers amazing powers, she begins a costumed career...as Ms. Marvel! Determined to prove herself the best of the best in a world full of fearsome foes, Carol takes on the mantle of Captain Marvel - and the responsibility of protecting the entire planet! But what happens when she comes face-to-face with Mar-Vell...who died years before? Plus: Look back at Carol's early days, and learn what shaped the woman behind the mask! Collecting MARVEL'S CAPTAIN MARVEL PRELUDE, MARVEL SUPER-HEROES (1967) #13, MS. MARVEL (1977) #1, MS. MARVEL (2006) #1, CAPTAIN MARVEL (2012) #1, GENERATIONS: CAPTAIN MARVEL & CAPTAIN MAR-VELL and LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL (2018) #1. Rated T