Batman '66, Volume 1

Batman '66, Volume 1

By Jeff Parker

DC Comics, Hardcover, 9781401247218, 176pp.

Publication Date: April 8, 2014

Put on your go-go boots and get ready to "Batusi" back to the Swingin' 60s as DC Comics reimagines the classic Batman TV series in comics form for the first time These all-new stories portray The Caped Crusader, The Boy Wonder and their fiendish rogues gallery just the way viewers remember them.
Collects issues #1-5.

About the Author
Jeff Parker is the author of the novel Ovenman and the short story collection The Taste of Penny. His short fiction and nonfiction have appeared in American Short Fiction, The Best American Nonrequired Reading, Ploughshares, Tin House, The Walrus, and other magazines. From 2000 to 2008 he was the Russia Program Director for the Summer Literary Seminars in St. Petersburg, Russia, program and is now the co-founder and director of the DisQuiet International Literary Program. He co-edited the anthologies Rasskazy: New Fiction from a New Russia and Amerika: Russian Writers View the United States and is a contributor to The Barnstormer. He has taught at the University of Toronto and Eastern Michigan University, and currently he is the Director of the Low Residency MFA in Creative Writing at the University of Tampa.

Praise For Batman '66, Volume 1

"The campy, cool interpretation of the caped crusader from the ever-popular television show elicits all sorts of emotions from comic book readers: from embarrassment to pure joy..."—ComicBookResources

"Artist Jonathan Case gets the Riddler's manic energy right and his Batman and Robin are on the money."—New York Post

"Even if you aren't a fan of the classic TV show, you'll have a good time here. It's a blast from start to finish."—IGN