New X-Men (vol. 2) #20 (Jan. 2006):
“Childhood’s End: Part 1 of 4”
by Craig Kyle, Chris Yost, Mark Brooks, Jaime Mendoza

New X-Men (vol. 2) #20

Title: “Childhood’s End: Part 1 of 4”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Jan. 2006

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Craig Kyle, Chris Yost
Art by: Mark Brooks, Jaime Mendoza

3 characters in this story:

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and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
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Aero Aero (Melody Guthrie) supporting character
CBR Scale: S Baptist
Xavier Institute Marvel 6
Hydro (Floyd Carter) supporting character
  Xavier Institute Marvel 1
Noah Crichton supporting character
  Xavier Institute
[mentioned as Julian's lab partner; possibly depowered]
Marvel 1

Cover of New X-Men: Academy X #20
Cover artist signature, New X-Men: Academy X #20
Cover Date: January 2006
Publisher: Marvel

Story 1:
Childhood's End: Part 1 of 4
Pages: 24

Credits (as printed)
Writers: Craig Kyle and Chris Yost
Pencils: Mark Brooks
Inks: Jaime Mendoza
Colors: Brian Reber
Letters: Dave Sharpe [not credited]
Assistant Editor: Sean Ryan
Associate Editor: Nick Lowe
Editor: Mike Marts
Editor in Chief: Joe Quesada
Publisher: Dan Buckley

X-23 Created by: Craig Kyle

Cover Price: $2.99
Cover Artist(s): Mark Brooks

Cover Blurb(s): Decimation [crossover logo]
Featured on Cover: X-23, Elixer (Josh Foley), Surge (Noriko Ashida), Mercury (Cessily Kincaid), Rockslide (Santo Vaccarro), Hellion (Julian Keller), Dust (Sooraya Qadir)

Letter column: yes (But the letter column page, titled "Report Cards", has no letters. The covers for issue #s 21 and 22 are shown, along with an editorial paragraph about the current and two upcoming issues. There is also a checklist with one-sentence descriptions of the 16 X-Men titles on sale in November 2005.

Note: With this issue, the series shortened the title as it appeared on the cover from New X-Men: Academy X to simply New X-Men. The series had always been titled simply New X-Men in the publishing information on the inside title pages.
Detail from cover of New X-Men: Academy X #20