A Midwestern high school is transported into the middle of an Alien forest. This is the story of what happens next.
Having been stranded in an alien wilderness for well over a year, the former students of Bay Point Preparatory High School have had to grow up fast – first simply to survive, and later to build some kind of life on this foreign moon. But conflict rears its ugly head again as The Horde begins conscripting athletes to raise an army, separating and scattering the other survivors throughout New London. And as the growing threat of an upcoming massacre approaches, time is quickly running out to salvage the society Bay Point has become . . .
Written by James Tynion IV (Detective Comics, Memetic), and illustrated by Michael Dialynas (Gotham Academy, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles), The Lost collects the critically acclaimed sixth arc of this bestselling series.
James Tynion IV is the GLAAD award-winning writer behind BOOM! Studios hit original series Wynd, The Woods, and The Backstagers. He’s also earned acclaim for his work on Batman, Batman: Detective Comics, Justice League and more of the top-selling series at DC Comics along with his Image Comics series, Department of Truth. Something is Killing the Children debuted as the highest-selling original comic book series launch in BOOM! Studios history and has continued to grow readership and sales well into its second year with issue #11 outselling #1 and issue #16 outselling #11. Something is Killing the Children was nominated for a 2020 Eisner Award in the “Best New Series” category. Tynion’s property Department of Truth was announced as optioned by Sister, the production company co-founded by Elisabeth Murdoch, Stacey Snider, and Jane Featherstone, for development in both film and television.