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The Spirit

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The Spirit (Comic Book Series - 2007)

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Darwyn Cooke
genre:
Comic Books/Graphic Novels, Fiction

We gave it an A

EW PICK

Artist-writer Darwyn Cooke has taken the 1940s comic-book legend created by the revolutionary cartoonist Will Eisner and, miraculously, reinvented the Spirit ā€” fedora-wearing crime solver Denny Colt ā€” for the present day, with swirling drama and sexy subplots.

For Fans of…
Film noir, detective fiction.

Does It Deliver?
Eisner is so venerated, it’s heresy to say that Cooke captures nearly all the original’s moody, sly wit. But it’s true. A

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