Batman

Detective Comics Vol. 3: Emperor Penguin (The New 52)

By John Layman; Jason Fabok (Illustrator); Andy Clarke (Illustrator)
(DC Comics, Hardcover, 9781401242664, 192pp.)

Publication Date: November 26, 2013

Other Editions of This Title: Hardcover, Paperback, Paperback, Hardcover

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Description

A New York Times Bestseller!

Author of the critically acclaimed, award-winning Image series Chew John Layman takes over writing duties on DC Comics' flagship titles DETECTIVE COMICS. The Dark Knight faces a series of his deadliest enemies, including Poison Ivy, Clayface, and the Penguin, all while dealing with the Joker and the League of Smiles as part of the events of the best-selling Bat-Family crossover "Death of the Family."

Collects issues Batman: Detective Comics #13-18




About the Author

Once an editor for Wildstorm, John Layman turned to writing comics full-time in 2002 and mainly wrote for Marvel Comics. However, he is mostly known for his creator-owned titles at Image Comics, such as the graphic novel Puffed and the Eisner and Harvey Award-winning series Chew. He currently writes the monthly adventures of the Dark Knight in DETECTIVE COMICS.




Praise For Batman

"Detective Comics is head-spinningly spectacular from top to bottom."—MTV Geek

"The start to something truly great."—IGN

"A perfect transition into the medium."—Complex Magazine

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