As part of the DC Comics - The New 52, the first six issues of
the star-spanning Green Lantern series from superstar writer Geoff Johns
and artist Doug Mahnke is collected here in hardcover!
In the aftermath of a deadly showdown between the Green Lantern Corps and a
mysterious foe from the past, Hal Jordan has been stripped of his ring. Left
standing is an unexpected new Green Lantern in town: Sinestro! And now, this
renegade GL has set a course for Korugar with one purpose: to free his homeworld
from the scourge of his own Sinestro Corps, with the not-so-willing help of Hal
The volume collects issues #1-6 of Green Lantern, part of the DC
Comics - The New 52 event.
Geoff Johns is an award-winning writer and one of the most popular contemporary comic book writers today. Johns is the author of The New York Times bestselling graphic novels Aquaman: The Trench, Blackest Night, Green Lantern: Sinestro Corps War, Justice League: Origin, Superman: Brainiac and Batman: Earth One which hit #1 on the bestseller list. He is also known for transforming Green Lantern into one of the most critically and commercially successful franchises in comics. Johns was born in Detroit and studied media arts, screenwriting, and film at Michigan State University. After moving to Los Angeles, he became an assistant to Richard Donner, director of Superman: The Movie. He and his mentor Donner later co-wrote Superman: Last Son featuring the return of General Zod. Johns has written for various other media, including episodes of Smallville, Arrow and Adult Swim's Robot Chicken, for which he was nominated along with his co-writers for an Emmy. He is the Chief Creative Officer of DC Entertainment and resides in Los Angeles, California.