After Houdini
Written By: Jeremy Holt, Chris Chuckry, Adrian Crossa, John Lucas
Josef Houdini takes after his father: A gifted escape artist, there’s not a jam he can’t get himself out of. Then again, when your father is one of the greatest illusionists of all time, that comes as no surprise. What does come as a surprise is the fact that Harry Houdini is not only the world’s greatest magician, but also a top-secret operative for the US government during World War I. In rare form he finds himself trapped—stuck on a mission he is unable to escape from. That’s why the government needs his son to fill his shoes and complete the mission—but does Josef have the wherewithal to do it? Or is the possibility of success just an illusion?

Packed with intrigue, suspense, and fantasy, After Houdini is a revisionist look at one of history’s most mysterious figures that is sure to take readers on a journey they’ll never forget. 
Format: Softbound
Publication Date: 10/2/2018
ISBN: 9781608878550
Pages: 112
Trim Size: 7.75 x 10.25 x .4


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Jeremy Holt, Author: Jeremy Holt is a Vermont-based author whose most recent works include After Houdini, Skip to the End, Skinned (Insight Comics), Southern Dog (Action Lab), and Pulp (comiXology), which IGN has called, " of the best one-shot comics of the year." When he's not writing, this Mac Genius is fixing computers, and getting confused for his identical triplet brothers. Follow him on Twitter @Jeremy_Holt.

Chris Chuckry, Colorist: In the course of his more than two decades in the industry, talented and prolific colorist Christopher Chuckry has contributed to numerous comics titles for publishers throughout North America and Europe. During that time he has also been a practicing illustrator whose work has graced book covers, trading cards, magazines, e-books and juried art shows, including the World Horror Convention and the anthology Spectrum: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art. While he is enthusiastic about many things, Chuckry’s greatest passion and inspiration is his wife and their two sons. He is grateful for the times they pull him back into reality.

Adrian Crossa, Colorist: Adrian Crossa has worked for comic-books and magazines in Spain, the UK, France, and America. He has worked on a number of genres from superhero action tales to revolutionary steampunk stories and kids magazines. In his free time he likes to draw cute monsters and creepy characters. You can follow his work at

John Lucas, Illustrator: A prolific freelance contributor to both DC and Marvel Comics, John Lucas has also produced a great deal of small press work, as well as "Valkyries" (with Steve Moore) for 2000 AD.