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#1 New York Times Bestseller
The reader will experience the story from Batman's
viewpoint on pages 108-117.
Following his ground-breaking, critically acclaimed run on
, writer Scott Snyder (American
) alongside artist Greg Capullo
) begins a new era of The Dark Knight as with
the relaunch of Batman
, as a part of DC
Comics-The New 52!
After a series of brutal murders rocks Gotham City, Batman begins
to realize that perhaps these crimes go far deeper than appearances
suggest. As the Caped Crusader begins to unravel this deadly
mystery, he discovers a conspiracy going back to his youth and
beyond to the origins of the city he''s sworn to protect. Could the
Court of Owls, once thought to be nothing more than an urban
legend, be behind the crime and corruption? Or is Bruce Wayne
losing his grip on sanity and falling prey to the pressures of his
war on crime?
Collects issues #1-7 of Batman.
About the Author
Scott Snyder is one of comics'' best young writers. His current
works include Batman, American Vampire
and Swamp Thing. He has also been published in
Zoetrope, Tin House, One-Story, Epoch, Small Spiral
Notebook, and other journals, and has a short story
collection, Voodoo Heart, which was published by Dial
Press. He teaches at Columbia University and Sarah Lawrence
University and lives in New York with his wife, Jeanie, and his
About the Book
Following his groundbreaking, critically acclaimed run on Detective Comics, Snyder begins a new era of The Dark Knight alongside artist Capullo when a series of brutal murders rocks Gotham City and Batman to the core.
Published: May 15, 2012
Publisher: DC Comics
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1401235417
ISBN - 13: 9781401235413