Albert the Alien in "New In Class," by Trevor Mueller and Gabriel Bautista
In an attempt to advance cultural awareness and promote intergalactic learning and leadership, Albert the Alien has volunteered to become a foreign exchange student and attend school on Earth. During a history lesson about dinosaurs, Albert questions why the class should learn about the Cretaceous Period when they could go there and see it first hand! Whipping out his Time Shifter, Albert transports the class back in time where the teacher is abducted by a Pterosaur. Can Albert save the teacher and get his classmates back to the future before the end of class?
An original story written by Trevor Mueller and featuring artwork by Gabriel Bautista.
GABRIEL BAUTISTA IS:
AUTHOR. COMIX GORILLA. ILLUSTRATOR. EPIC MAN-PERSON.
He is an indy comic artist, and an Eisner award winning colorist.
His work can been seen in Image's Popgun VOL 2 and Elephantmen.
His coloring work can be seen in DC Comics' The Spirit.
Follow his adventures at http://galvomode.com!!
Born in Ann Arbor, MI, Trevor Mueller was shocked to discover his latent writing abilities. "Am I from another planet?" he used to ponder as a child, but alas he soon discovered that he was a mere mortal by crashing his bike into a tree. Trevor works at an advertising agency by day, and writes comics by night. He is the writer / artist / creator of several popular webcomic series including the fantasy epic The Temple of a Thousand Tears and the teen-rated gag strip @$$hole!, both of which are self-published and have been nominated for several web comic awards. His web comic work can be found on his website, www.trevoramueller.com, along with his daily updates of movie, video game, and comic reviews.
He has also contributed stories to several anthologies, including Hope: Hero Initiative from Ronin Studios and Reading with Pictures from the non-profit of the same name that advocates the use of comics in the classroom to promote literacy and improve education for all students.
In 2009 Trevor joined Reading With Pictures as their Marketing Director, combining his love of comics, education, and advertising. Trevor has also begun giving lectures and presentations throughout the mid-west at conventions and schools on the power of combining creativity and literacy.
Trevor resides in the city of Chicago, with his cat Waffles.
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