Description: Brian K. Vaughan (W), Jason Shawn Alexander (A), Steve Rolston (A), Philip Bond (A), Eduardo Barreto (A), Matt Hollingsworth (C), Dave Stewart (C), Paul Hornschemeier (C), and Dan Jackson (C) : Wizard Top Ten and multiple Eisner Award-winning writer Brian K. Vaughan tells the tale of three aspiring comics creators with big dreams, small cash, and publishing rights to one forgotten Golden Age hero-The Escapist! Inspired by Michael Chabon''s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, this is Vaughan''s love letter to his chosen medium, a story about what it takes to start out with nothing in Cleveland, Ohio and end up with a comic so hot a major corporation wants to steal it from you! Brilliantly interweaving the lives of the creators with the world of their creation, artists Steve Rolston and Philip Bond bring the comic-booking trio Maxwell Roth, Case Weaver, and Denny Jones to life, while the inimitable Jason Shawn Alexander and Eduardo Barreto illustrate the thrilling trials and exciting extrications of the new-and old-Escapist! This high-end hardcover features new introduction by Michael Chabon! 160 pages. (7x10)
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