Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter

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"Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter"
Panel from "Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter"
Publisher DC Comics
Publication date June 1999
Genre
Creative team
Writer(s) Kyle Baker
Liz Glass
Artist(s) Kyle Baker
Colorist(s) Kyle Baker
Collected editions
Bizarro Comics ISBN 1-56389-779-2

"Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter" is a comic book story by Kyle Baker, co-written with Liz Glass.

Publication history[edit]

The story originally appeared in DC Comics' parallel universe anthology Elseworlds 80-Page Giant #1 (June 1999). Baker drew, colored, lettered and, with Elizabeth Glass, wrote the 10-page story. DC destroyed all copies of the issue intended for the North American market after deeming some of the issue's contents unsuitable, though copies were still distributed in Europe.[1]

Collected editions[edit]

In May 2001 the story was reprinted in the Bizarro Comics hardcover (ISBN 1-56389-779-2). In April 2003 a softcover edition of Bizarro Comics (ISBN 1-56389-958-2) followed.

Awards[edit]

2000 Eisner Award, Best Short Story: "Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter" by Kyle Baker in Elseworlds 80-Page Giant

Also that year, Baker won the Eisner Award for Best Writer/Artist: Humor based on both "Letitia Lerner, Superman's Babysitter" and the DC Comics/Vertigo graphic novelI Die at Midnight.

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