The Walking Dead Compendium One

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Image Comics, 2012 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 1088 pages
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Introducing the first eight volumes of the fan-favorite, New York Times Best Seller series collected into one massive paperback collection! Collects The Walking Dead #1-48. This is the perfect collection for any fan of the Emmy Award-winning television series on AMC: over one thousand pages chronicling the beginning of Robert Kirkman's Eisner Award-winning continuing story of survival horror- from Rick Grimes' waking up alone in a hospital, to him and his family seeking solace on Hershel's farm, and the controversial introduction of Woodbury despot: The Governor. In a world ruled by the dead, we are finally forced to finally start living.

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Stupendous storytelling. - Goodreads
Plot is engaging but the writing is thin and clumsy. - Goodreads
An amazing comic, the graphics superb. - Goodreads
The ending will knock you on your ass. - Goodreads
LOVE compendium one! - Goodreads
But I crawled through this thing at a slow pace. - Goodreads

Review: The Walking Dead, Compendium 1 (The Walking Dead #1-48)

User Review  - Diana - Goodreads

Quite different from the tv series but equally good. But to be honest I prefer what they did with the character evolution on the series, makes more sense to me. May be because I began reading this on the fifth season of the tv series, who knows. Read full review

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User Review  - Cassandra Kimble - Goodreads

Such a good comic loved it from start to finish... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Robert Kirkman is a New York Times bestselling author best known for his work on The Walking Dead, Invincible Ultimate X-Men and Marvel Zombies.

Charlie Adlard is a comic book artist, known for his work on books such as The Walking Dead and Savage. His title The Walking Dead Volume 21: All Out War Part 2 made The New York Times Best Seller List. in 2014.

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