By Jeph Loeb; Jim Lee (Illustrator); Scott Williams (Illustrator)

DC Comics, Paperback, 9781401223175, 320pp.

Publication Date: August 18, 2009


A "New York Times" Best Seller
The complete critically acclaimed and best-selling tale is now available in one sensational volume.

BATMAN: HUSH is a thrilling mystery of action, intrigue, and deception penned by Jeph Loeb (BATMAN: THE LONG HALLOWEEN) and illustrated by comics superstar Jim Lee (ALL STAR BATMAN & ROBIN, THE BOY WONDER) in which Batman sets out to discover the identity of a mysterious mastermind using the Joker, Riddler, Ra's al Ghul and the Dark Knight's other enemies - and allies - as pawns in a plan to wreak havoc.

This volume collects BATMAN #609-619 as well as the 6-page segment from "Wizard" #0 and a 2-page origin story that originally appeared at

About the Author
Loeb is a screenwriter and producer.

Acclaimed comic book illustrator Jim Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea in 1964. Today, Lee is the creative director of WildStorm Studios (which he founded in 1992) and the penciller for many of DC Comics' bestselling comic books, including All-Star Batman and Robin, The Boy Wonder and Batman: Hush. He also serves as the Executive Creative Director for the upcoming DC Universe Online videogame.

Scott Williams is the co-author of "The Insiders' Guide to Corpus Christi," He is a full-time freelance writer who has spent the past two decades as a reporter and writer for newspapers, magazines, Web sites, and book publishers. He lives in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Praise For Hush

"It's beautiful stuff. Catwoman has rarely looked so seductive, nor has Batman's heroic but fearsome image often been used so well. [HUSH] make[s] readers look at Batman and his colleagues with a fresh, enthusiastic eye."—PUBLISHERS WEEKLY, starred

“The art is stunning and beautiful.”—Portland Oregonian