The Walking Dead Compendium One

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Image Comics, 2009 - 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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Amazing story lines, amazing characters, amazing art. - Goodreads
Plot is engaging but the writing is thin and clumsy. - Goodreads
Stupendous storytelling. - Goodreads
But I crawled through this thing at a slow pace. - Goodreads
An amazing comic, the graphics superb. - Goodreads
It was too slow in developing the plot and characters. - Goodreads

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

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This comic is very thick but it was so gripping that I just could not put it down. The entire thing took me two entire days to complete and when I finished reading it, I felt bored and like I would never have anything fun to do ever again. Thankfully, there's a second compendium! Read full review

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

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The thousand-plus pages that make up this collection make for an enthralling read. It's violent, human, terrifying action page after page. It's also very different from the TV show; it is so much ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

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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