Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 176 pages, 4.68 × 3.29 × 1.92 in
Published: September 30, 2014
Publisher: DC Comics
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1401249272
ISBN - 13: 9781401249274
From the Publisher
The seminal trade paperback graphic novel, BATMAN: DEATH OF THE
FAMILY, is now paired with a rubber replica mask of facial flesh
worn by the Joker, a must-have for any true fan of Scott Snyder''s
groundbreaking work. This is the third in DC''s series of book and
mask sets, following the very popular V FOR VENDETTA BOOK AND MASK
SET and the BATMAN: THE COURT OF OWLS BOOK AND MASK SET.
After having his face sliced off one year ago, the Joker makes his
horrifying return to Gotham City! But even for man who''s committed
a lifetime of murder, he''s more dangerous than ever before. How
can Batman protect his city and those he''s closest to? It all
leads back to Arkham Asylum...
This new collectors set collects the critically acclaimed tale
DEATH OF THE FAMILY from the superstar #1 New York Times
best-selling team of writer Scott Snyder and artist Greg Capullo.
BATMAN VOLUME 3 will have repercussions that will affect the Batman
universe for years to come!
Collects BATMAN #13-17 and includes the Joker face replica mask in
brand new packaging.
About the Author
Scott Snyder is one of comics'' best young writers. His current
works include BATMAN, SUPERMAN UNCHAINED, 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 son, Jack Presley.
"This is a clever and sophisticated Batman-with a dark, edgy, and
thought-provoking narrative ably abetted by Capullo''s pulpish,
detailed art. Readers will find it hard to put
down."-Publishers Weekly, starred
"A+. The hero''s got personality (and is unafraid to release a quip
as sharp as a Batarang), a horde of supervillains, gumption to
spare and a whole host of high-tech gadgetry to suitably impress
longtime fans and those new to the Dark Knight."-USA
"[Writer Scott Snyder] pulls from the oldest aspects of the Batman
myth, combines it with sinister-comic elements from the series''
best period, and gives the whole thing terrific forward-spin by
setting up an honest-to-gosh mystery for Batman to