- Life in the Big City (Astro City, Vol. 1)
- Astro City Vol. 2: Confession
- Astro City Vol. 3: Family Album
- Astro City Vol. 4: The Tarnished Angel
- Astro City Vol. 5: Local Heroes
- Astro City: The Dark Age Book One SC (Kurt Busiek's Astro City)
- Astro City: The Dark Age Book Two
Having read all of these in a couple of nights, I have to say I still recommend the books highly. I still don't know whether to lend them to my friend. Maybe I'll just drop in the first couple of volumes and see if she gets hooked...