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Jessica Drew is Spider-Woman—double agent of S.H.I.E.L.D and Hydra, Avenger, hero. Discover the many sides to Marvel's most enigmatic hero with these essential reads.

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Spider-Woman by Karla Pacheco and Pere Pérez

In Spider-Woman (2020) #1

Spider-Woman: no punches pulled. When the angry, irritable, and unwell Spider-Woman takes a security gig to get back on her feet, she finds herself besieged by unknown forces out to destroy everything around her.


In Spider-Woman (2015) #1

Since we last saw her, Spider-Woman's got a whole new responsibility—she's super heroing for two now! Meet baby Gerry and Jessica's neighborhood crew in this fast-paced, slice-of-life series.

Enter the Spider-Verse

In Spider-Woman (2014) #1

Jessica Drew has been an agent of S.H.I.E.L.D., an agent of S.W.O.R.D., an Avenger and so much more. But nothing can prepare her for the multidimensional insanity that is Spider-Verse! A war is brewing, and every spider-character in the multiverse is a target. Read the complete event!

Secret Origin

In Spider-Woman: Origin (2005) #1

Brian Michael Bendis pens this re-telling of Spider-Woman's origin story. Jessica's tumultuous childhood is narrated through the eyes of her father, Dr. Jonathan Drew. How did Spider-Woman come to possess her bio-electric powers? And how much of the truth has been concealed?

Astral Spider-Woman

In Avengers (1963) #240

Tigra assembles the East Coast Avengers after she discovers Spider-Woman gravely injured and near death. Who wants Spider-Woman dead? And how is Jessica Drew projecting an astral form outside her body? One of Spider-Woman's first appearances in an Avengers book!

New Avengers

In New Avengers (2004) #4

Spider-Woman back in uniform! Following House of M, the Avengers form a new team led by Luke Cage. Will Spider-Woman be able to fully commit to being a hero after her history as a double agent?

Double Agent

In New Avengers (2004) #14

Captain America confronts Spider-Woman on her past history with S.H.I.E.L.D and Hydra after he suspects her of foul play. The secret to Spider-Woman's restored power revealed!

Skrull Queen

In New Avengers (2004) #40

The infiltration of Secret Invasion begins here! And Spider-Woman is at the center of the Skrull takeover! How did the Skrull Queen assume the form of Spider-Woman? And where is the real Jessica Drew?

Return to Earth

In Secret Invasion (2008) #8

Secret Invasion ends here. After being kidnapped and impersonated by the Skrulls, Spider-Woman, alongside other impersonated heroes, returns to Earth. But after many traumatic months in captivity, will Spider-Woman return the same woman?

Agent of S.W.O.R.D.

In Spider-Woman (2009) #1

Brian Michael Bendis will get your blood racing in this acclaimed mini-series starring one of his favorite characters. The script is amplified with gorgeous art by Alex Maleev. Spider-Woman travels to Madripoor under orders from Abigail Brand, Director of S.W.O.R.D. There, Jessica will take revenge against the Skrulls, and cement herself as an Agent of S.W.O.R.D.

Alien Hunter

In Spider-Woman (2009) #7

Spider-Woman must choose between being Avenger or double agent. Plus, Jessica gets a chance to take out the Skrulls who nearly destroyed her life!


In Spider-Island: Spider-Woman (2011) #1

Spider-Woman travels to London at the behest of Reed Richards to stop spider humanoids from taking over. Spider-Woman fighting alongside the Thing! But how is Ben Grimm's girlfriend connected to the strange events in London?

Spider-Woman & Shadowcat

In A+X (2012) #8

Spider-Woman kicking tail with Shadowcat of the X-Men! The heroines must take on A.I.M. and the Absorbing Man in this Avengers/X-Men team-up.

Spider-Woman Vs. Hulk

In Avengers (2010) #15

Spider-Woman singlehandedly faces an Asgardian Hulk possessed by the God of Fear. Her reckless behavior draws concern from most of her teammates, yet admiration from Hawkeye. Love begins to bloom between the two most rebellious Avengers.