The Cape (Hardcover)

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Description


Every little boy dreams about putting on a cape and soaring up, up, and away... but what if one day that dream were to come true?

Eric was like every other eight-year-old boy, until a tragic accident changed his life forever. The Cape explores the dark side of power, as the adult Eric–a confused and broken man–takes to the skies... and sets out to exact a terrible vengeance on everyone who ever disappointed him.

This critically acclaimed, Eisner Award-nominated story, written by Jason Ciaramella, based on the short story by New York Times bestselling author Joe Hill, with art by Zach Howard and Nelson Daniel, smashes the classic superhero myth, and wraps the bloody wreckage in a bright blue shroud: THE CAPE.

About the Author


Joe Hill is the #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of The FiremanNOS4A2Heart-Shaped Box, and Horns (which was made into a feature film starring Daniel Radcliffe). His book of short stories, 20th Century Ghosts, won the Bram Stoker Award and British Fantasy Award for Best Collection. He earned the Eisner Award for Best Writer for his long-running comic book series, Locke & Key, featuring the eye-popping art of Gabriel Rodriguez.

Praise For…


"This haunting tale is unlike anything else you are reading." –Comic Book Resources


Product Details
ISBN: 9781613771969
ISBN-10: 1613771967
Publisher: IDW Publishing
Publication Date: June 5th, 2012
Pages: 132
Language: English
Series: The Cape