THE ESCAPIST

Escapist TPB Volume 1

Michael Chabon Presents The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist TPB Volume 1

Written by MICHAEL CHABON, GLEN DAVID GOLD, HOWARD CHAYKIN; Art by BILL SIENKIEWICZ, KYLE BAKER, JIM STARLIN, GENE COLAN, STEVE LIEBER, SCOTT MORSE, ERIC WIGHT, KEVIN McCARTHY, MIKE BARON
Master of Elusion, foe of tyranny, and champion of liberation-The Escapist! Operating from a secret headquarters under the boards of the majestic Empire Theater, the Escapist and his crack team of charismatic associates roam the globe, performing amazing feats of magic to aid all those who languish in oppression's chains. The history of his creators, Joe Kavalier and Sam Clay, was recently chronicled in Michael Chabon's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay. The best of the Escapist's adventures are now collected into one volume for all to enjoy!
This thrilling volume of Michael Chabon Presents...The Amazing Adventures of The Escapist collects the first two issues of the comic book and features an original story penned by Michael Chabon, the comics debut of novelist Glen David Gold, a new story written and drawn by Howard Chaykin, the painted artwork of Bill Sienkiewicz, and a wraparound cover by Chris Ware! 8 1/4" x 5 1/2" Format. 152 PGS.

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Escapist TPB Volume 2

Michael Chabon Presents The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist TPB Volume 2

Written by Paul Hornschemeier & Various; Art by Steve Conley & Various; Cover by Matt Kindt
Following in the footsteps of the massively successful Volume One, the second volume of Michael Chabon Presents the Amazing Adventures of the Escapist collects issues three and four of the likewise popular quarterly series. Among the stories in this volume: "To Reign in Hell" by Brian K. Vaughan and Roger Petersen; "Heil and Fear Well" by Marv Wolfman, Joe Staton, and R. Sikoryak; "The Trial of Judy Dark" by Kevin McCarthy and Dean Haspiel; "The EscapeNot" by Paul Hornschemeier; "Escapist 2966" by Stuart Moore and Steve Conley; "The Boy Who Would Be the Escapist" by Kevin McCarthy and C. Scott Morse; and "Chain reaction" by Matt Kindt. Plus historical text by Roy Thomas and a bevy of pinups by Mike Mignola, John Cassaday, Farel Dalrymple, Jim Mahfood, and more! 8 1/4" x 5 1/2" Format. 160 PGS.

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Escapist TPB Volume 3

Michael Chabon Presents The Amazing Adventures of the Escapist TPB Volume 3

Written & Art by Jason Hall & Various; Cover by Tim Sale
This volume of Michael Chabon Presents the Amazing Adventures of the Escapist collects issues five and six of the popular, Eisner and Harvey Award winning quarterly series, and features the late Will Eisner's final return to the Spirit, in a crossover tale with the Escapist!
Also in this volume is the comics writing debut of award-winning author and Guggenheim fellow Chris Offutt, illustrated by Thomas Yeates. Dan Best and Eddie Campbell contribute a fully painted story from the 1939 World's Fair in Empire City, and 2004 Russ Manning Award winner Eric Wight brings a polemic story from writer Jason Hall to life. Among the other notable contributors are Howard Chaykin, Paul Grist, Shawn Martinbrough, David Hahn, Roy Thomas, Matt Wagner, and indie stalwarts Jeffrey Brown and Jason! 8 1/4" x 5 1/2" Format. 160 PGS.

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