* In the winter of 1940, All Star Comics #3, written by comics legend Gardner Fox, introduced the world to the Justice Society of America. Featuring Hour-Man, Doctor Fate, The Spectre, The Sandman, The Atom, The Flash, The Green Lantern, and Hawkman, the Justice Society of America would become a mainstay in superhero comics for the next seventy-five years! * This anthology collects stories from the industry's legendary talents, including Gardner Fox, John Broome, Robert Kanigher, and Geoff Johns.
Roy Thomas has written and often edited comics since 1965, mostly for DC and Marvel. He continues to script comics as well as editing the comics-history magazine Alter Ego for TwoMorrows Publishing. He is also the editor of a series of four books about the Justice Society of America, its heroes and its creators, published under the umbrella title The All-Star Companion. He and his wife Dann live in rural South Carolina, surrounded by a menagerie of birds and beasts.