Dead Boy Detectives
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|Format:||Paperback, 96 pages|
|Other Information: ||colour comic strip|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 26 September 2008|
Introduced during "Sandman: Season of Mists", when Death was bound and ghosts walked the Earth, the Dead Boy Detectives are Charles Rowland and Edwin Paine - deceased!When the bodies of homeless children begin washing up on the banks of the Thames, Charles and Edwin resolve to investigate. As ghosts, only other children can see them - but it doesn't mean they're not in danger, as encounters with Hob Gadling, the man who refused to die, and the two-hundred-year-old witch Mad Hettie will reveal...!Acclaimed author Ed Brubaker (Criminal) and legendary British artist Bryan Talbot ("Alice in Sunderland") present this spooky, fun tale of the boys who found that life begin in the afterlife - a must for "Sandman" and "Harry Potter" fans alike!
About the Author
Ed Brubaker is an Eisner award- and Harvey award-winning writer whose work includes Batman, Captain America, Daredevil, Dead Boy Detectives, Deadenders, Gotham Central, Immortal Iron Fist, Lowlife, Scene of the Crime, Sleeper and Uncanny X-Men. Bryan Talbot is one of the most highly regarded writer/artists in the comics industry, having created seminal works including The Adventures of Luther Arkwright, Heart of Empire, The Tale of One Bad Rat and recently, Alice in Sunderland.
"A spellbinding series." The Sunday Times "A comic strip for intellectuals." - Norman Mailer"
|Publisher: ||Titan Books Ltd|
|Dimensions: ||25.0 x 17.0 centimeters|